The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 63 80 89
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Permanent jobs citing F5 21 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.84% 0.88% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 6.14% 1.49% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 1
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +30.95%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
F5
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
342 469 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 46.28% 58.77% 44.41%
Number of salaries quoted 327 338 359
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

F5
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

F5 Salary Trend in Southampton

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for F5.

1 31 (100.00%) WAN
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco
1 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 29 (93.55%) Network Security
3 21 (67.74%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (67.74%) Network Design
3 21 (67.74%) CCIE
3 21 (67.74%) CCNP
3 21 (67.74%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (61.29%) Blue Coat
4 19 (61.29%) MPLS
4 19 (61.29%) Wireless
4 19 (61.29%) Riverbed
4 19 (61.29%) Skype
5 12 (38.71%) Barracuda Networks
5 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (38.71%) Network Architecture
5 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
5 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
5 12 (38.71%) Stonesoft
5 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (38.71%) CA
5 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
5 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
5 12 (38.71%) DHCP
5 12 (38.71%) VPN
5 12 (38.71%) DNS
5 12 (38.71%) Windows
5 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (32.26%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (100.00%) Firewall
1 31 (100.00%) WAN
2 29 (93.55%) Network Security
3 21 (67.74%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (61.29%) MPLS
4 19 (61.29%) Skype
4 19 (61.29%) Wireless
5 12 (38.71%) DHCP
5 12 (38.71%) DNS
5 12 (38.71%) LAN
5 12 (38.71%) VoIP
5 12 (38.71%) VPN
6 11 (35.48%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (35.48%) Cisco Wireless
General
1 8 (25.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Network Engineer
2 18 (58.06%) Cisco Engineer
2 18 (58.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (54.84%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 17 (54.84%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (54.84%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (35.48%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 11 (35.48%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (35.48%) Security Engineer
4 11 (35.48%) Wireless Engineer
4 11 (35.48%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 10 (32.26%) IT Engineer
5 10 (32.26%) IT Security Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Blue Coat Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco Security Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Network Security Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
1 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
1 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Network Design
2 12 (38.71%) Network Architecture
3 10 (32.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 21 (67.74%) CCIE
1 21 (67.74%) CCNP
1 21 (67.74%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (61.29%) Blue Coat
2 19 (61.29%) Riverbed
3 12 (38.71%) Barracuda Networks
3 12 (38.71%) CA
3 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (38.71%) Stonesoft
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