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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 65 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 16 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.02% 0.25% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.16% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
385 375 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 48.61% 47.35% 53.56%
Number of salaries quoted 326 364 431
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Southampton

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (66.67%) MPLS
3 12 (66.67%) BGP
4 11 (61.11%) CCIE
5 9 (50.00%) Retail
5 9 (50.00%) Firewall
5 9 (50.00%) IPsec
5 9 (50.00%) Juniper
5 9 (50.00%) HSRP
6 8 (44.44%) Network Security
7 7 (38.89%) CCNP
8 6 (33.33%) ITIL
8 6 (33.33%) UNIX
8 6 (33.33%) Middleware
8 6 (33.33%) French Language
8 6 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
9 5 (27.78%) VoIP
9 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
10 4 (22.22%) Linux
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
10 4 (22.22%) Security Management
10 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
10 4 (22.22%) Brocade
10 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
10 4 (22.22%) ISACA
10 4 (22.22%) GIAC
10 4 (22.22%) VMware

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) MPLS
1 12 (66.67%) BGP
2 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) IPsec
2 9 (50.00%) HSRP
3 8 (44.44%) Network Security
4 5 (27.78%) VoIP
5 3 (16.67%) OSPF
5 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (11.11%) LAN
6 2 (11.11%) WAN
6 2 (11.11%) Wireless
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.56%) VLAN
7 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (33.33%) French Language
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Architect
1 10 (55.56%) Network Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Designer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) UNIX
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
3 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
3 4 (22.22%) Security Management
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (22.22%) Information Security
3 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) SIEM
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (5.56%) Network Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Budget Control
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (61.11%) CCIE
3 7 (38.89%) CCNP
4 4 (22.22%) ISACA
4 4 (22.22%) GIAC
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (11.11%) CCNA
5 2 (11.11%) CCDP
5 2 (11.11%) CCDE
6 1 (5.56%) CCSE
6 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (22.22%) COBIT
2 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
4 4 (22.22%) Brocade
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 6 days ago