The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Southampton region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 84 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.21% 0.50% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 1.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £47,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
379 397 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.73% 49.75% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 334 366 395
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
Hampshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) CCIE
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) IPsec
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (50.00%) Network Design
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) HSRP
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (33.33%) Infoblox
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (33.33%) BGP
5 2 (33.33%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
6 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) Websense
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Nokia
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Retail

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) IPsec
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (33.33%) HSRP
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (33.33%) BGP
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) SSL
6 1 (16.67%) Junos
6 1 (16.67%) FCoE
6 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (16.67%) Network Security
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCIE
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Infoblox
4 1 (16.67%) Websense
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (16.67%) IronPort
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago