The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
England / South East
Rank 194 188 249
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +61
Permanent jobs citing F5 216 341 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.48% 1.77% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 3.10% 3.52% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 129 295 166
Median salary £50,000 £52,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.30% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
6973 9696 10425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.87% 50.26% 50.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5660 8109 8309
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

F5
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the South East region.

F5 Salary Trend in the South East

F5
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

F5 Salary Histogram in the South East

F5
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -24 86 £52,000 -5.45% 3
Surrey +31 40 £60,000 +14.28% 4
Hampshire +18 30 £56,000 +12.00% 5
Oxfordshire +23 18 £40,000 -56.75%
Kent +18 16 £42,750 +15.54%
Buckinghamshire +21 13 £47,500 -13.63% 2
West Sussex -2 9 £62,500 +31.57%
Middlesex - 2 £27,500 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for F5.

1 418 (81.17%) Cisco
2 285 (55.34%) Cisco Certification
3 279 (54.17%) Firewall
4 270 (52.43%) Juniper
5 210 (40.78%) CheckPoint
6 184 (35.73%) CCNP
7 174 (33.79%) Palo Alto
8 152 (29.51%) MPLS
9 133 (25.83%) BGP
10 131 (25.44%) Linux
11 128 (24.85%) Blue Coat
12 125 (24.27%) OSPF
13 121 (23.50%) WAN
14 118 (22.91%) LAN
15 117 (22.72%) Cisco ASA
16 116 (22.52%) Windows
17 115 (22.33%) VPN
18 113 (21.94%) TCP/IP
19 100 (19.42%) Unix
19 100 (19.42%) CCIE
20 99 (19.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
21 95 (18.45%) Network Security
22 94 (18.25%) Risk Management
23 92 (17.86%) ITIL
24 91 (17.67%) Load Balancing
25 89 (17.28%) Microsoft
26 86 (16.70%) CCNA
27 85 (16.50%) Presales
28 84 (16.31%) Cisco IOS
29 76 (14.76%) Data Centre

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (5.05%) JBoss
2 24 (4.66%) Apache
3 22 (4.27%) Tomcat
4 21 (4.08%) WebLogic
5 20 (3.88%) SharePoint
5 20 (3.88%) Skype for Business
6 16 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (3.11%) MS Exchange
7 12 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.55%) SAS
9 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.19%) IIS
10 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 28 (5.44%) MS Office
2 23 (4.47%) MS Excel
3 18 (3.50%) MS Visio
4 17 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.78%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (0.97%) SaaS
2 4 (0.78%) Office 365
3 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 279 (54.17%) Firewall
2 152 (29.51%) MPLS
3 133 (25.83%) BGP
4 125 (24.27%) OSPF
5 121 (23.50%) WAN
6 118 (22.91%) LAN
7 117 (22.72%) Cisco ASA
8 115 (22.33%) VPN
9 113 (21.94%) TCP/IP
10 99 (19.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 95 (18.45%) Network Security
12 84 (16.31%) Cisco IOS
13 70 (13.59%) Cisco Nexus
13 70 (13.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 66 (12.82%) DNS
15 62 (12.04%) Wireless
16 56 (10.87%) SSL
17 51 (9.90%) VLAN
18 50 (9.71%) SAN
19 48 (9.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.19%) GIS
4 1 (0.19%) JasperReports
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Ant
1 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.19%) Gradle
1 1 (0.19%) IntelliJ
1 1 (0.19%) Maven
1 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 69 (13.40%) Finance
2 34 (6.60%) Telecoms
3 29 (5.63%) German Language
4 26 (5.05%) Banking
5 17 (3.30%) French Language
6 7 (1.36%) Military
7 6 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.78%) Marketing
9 2 (0.39%) Retail
10 1 (0.19%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 228 (44.27%) Network Engineer
2 95 (18.45%) Security Engineer
3 85 (16.50%) Consultant
3 85 (16.50%) Juniper Engineer
4 80 (15.53%) Senior Network Engineer
5 57 (11.07%) Cisco Engineer
6 48 (9.32%) Network Consultant
7 47 (9.13%) Senior Security Engineer
8 42 (8.16%) Analyst
8 42 (8.16%) Security Consultant
9 39 (7.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 38 (7.38%) Architect
11 37 (7.18%) Network Analyst
12 35 (6.80%) Firewall Engineer
13 33 (6.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 30 (5.83%) Network Support
15 29 (5.63%) Professional Services Consultant
15 29 (5.63%) Professional Services Engineer
15 29 (5.63%) Professional Services Network Engineer
16 27 (5.24%) Cisco Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.85%) J2EE
2 24 (4.66%) Middleware
3 8 (1.55%) 802.1X
4 6 (1.17%) HTML
5 4 (0.78%) .NET
5 4 (0.78%) Ajax
6 3 (0.58%) CSS
6 3 (0.58%) REST
6 3 (0.58%) SOAP
6 3 (0.58%) Web Services
7 2 (0.39%) XML
8 1 (0.19%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.19%) JAXB
8 1 (0.19%) jQuery
8 1 (0.19%) JSF
8 1 (0.19%) RichFaces
8 1 (0.19%) Spring
8 1 (0.19%) Spring MVC
8 1 (0.19%) Spring Security
8 1 (0.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 76 (14.76%) Data Centre
2 43 (8.35%) Clustering
3 24 (4.66%) Security Operations Centre
4 16 (3.11%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.11%) Replication
5 13 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.52%) Linux Command Line
6 11 (2.14%) Driving Licence
7 9 (1.75%) PKI
8 4 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.78%) iPad
9 3 (0.58%) Contactless
10 2 (0.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.39%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.39%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.19%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.19%) BBC
11 1 (0.19%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.19%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 131 (25.44%) Linux
2 116 (22.52%) Windows
3 100 (19.42%) Unix
4 59 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (9.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (9.13%) Solaris
7 44 (8.54%) Windows 2000
8 23 (4.47%) Windows Server
9 19 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.39%) CatOS
10 2 (0.39%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.39%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (18.25%) Risk Management
2 92 (17.86%) ITIL
3 91 (17.67%) Load Balancing
4 85 (16.50%) Presales
5 51 (9.90%) Information Security
6 42 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
7 34 (6.60%) High Availability
8 32 (6.21%) Mentoring
8 32 (6.21%) Network Monitoring
9 31 (6.02%) Network Design
10 28 (5.44%) Change Control
11 27 (5.24%) Security Operations
11 27 (5.24%) Service Delivery
12 22 (4.27%) GAP Analysis
13 21 (4.08%) Project Management
14 19 (3.69%) PRINCE2
15 18 (3.50%) Content Management
15 18 (3.50%) Identity Management
15 18 (3.50%) Security Management
16 17 (3.30%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 36 (6.99%) PowerShell
2 30 (5.83%) Perl
3 21 (4.08%) SQL
4 12 (2.33%) Python
5 9 (1.75%) Ruby
6 8 (1.55%) Java
7 5 (0.97%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.78%) PHP
9 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 285 (55.34%) Cisco Certification
2 184 (35.73%) CCNP
3 100 (19.42%) CCIE
4 86 (16.70%) CCNA
5 37 (7.18%) CCSE
6 31 (6.02%) Security Cleared
7 27 (5.24%) CCSP
8 23 (4.47%) JNCIS
8 23 (4.47%) SC Cleared
9 17 (3.30%) JNCIA
10 15 (2.91%) Degree
11 14 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (2.33%) MCSE
12 12 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (1.75%) CCDA
13 9 (1.75%) CCIP
14 7 (1.36%) Check Point Certification
15 6 (1.17%) CCDP
15 6 (1.17%) CISSP
16 5 (0.97%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (13.01%) SLA
2 22 (4.27%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 51 (9.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (6.99%) Active Directory
3 35 (6.80%) Hyper-V
4 20 (3.88%) Forefront TMG
5 19 (3.69%) ProxySG
6 12 (2.33%) Firmware
7 9 (1.75%) ISA Server
8 5 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.19%) iptables
10 1 (0.19%) Snort
10 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.19%) vSphere
10 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (4.08%) SolarWinds Orion
2 16 (3.11%) Cisco Prime
3 12 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 11 (2.14%) FortiGate
5 5 (0.97%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (0.97%) SCOM
5 5 (0.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (0.78%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.58%) Nessus
7 3 (0.58%) TrustSec
8 2 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.19%) SCCM
9 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 418 (81.17%) Cisco
2 270 (52.43%) Juniper
3 210 (40.78%) CheckPoint
4 174 (33.79%) Palo Alto
5 128 (24.85%) Blue Coat
6 89 (17.28%) Microsoft
7 75 (14.56%) Sourcefire
8 60 (11.65%) VMware
9 58 (11.26%) Fortinet
10 51 (9.90%) Riverbed
11 45 (8.74%) Crossbeam
11 45 (8.74%) SolarWinds
12 42 (8.16%) HP
13 29 (5.63%) Forcepoint
14 26 (5.05%) Intel Security
15 25 (4.85%) Red Hat
16 24 (4.66%) TippingPoint
17 20 (3.88%) Proofpoint
18 19 (3.69%) Brocade
19 18 (3.50%) Imperva
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