The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 145 166 203
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +37
Permanent jobs citing F5 60 49 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.41% 1.07% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 2.67% 2.00% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 47 25
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% -6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2244 2447 2808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 52.89% 53.38% 53.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1872 1976 2242
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

F5
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

F5 Salary Trend in Surrey

F5
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Surrey

F5
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford 0 7 £67,500 +58.82%
Chertsey -4 7 £35,000 -
Reigate -8 5 £65,000 +30.00%
Camberley - 5 £43,000 -
Egham +29 2 £38,000 -5.00%
Dorking 0 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Leatherhead - 2 - -
Redhill - 2 £46,000 -
Whyteleafe - 2 £43,750 -
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 93 (87.74%) Cisco
2 86 (81.13%) Firewall
3 73 (68.87%) Cisco Certification
4 64 (60.38%) WAN
5 56 (52.83%) CCNP
5 56 (52.83%) Cisco ASA
6 55 (51.89%) Juniper
7 43 (40.57%) CCNA
7 43 (40.57%) Data Centre
8 39 (36.79%) Palo Alto
8 39 (36.79%) VMware
9 36 (33.96%) Linux
10 35 (33.02%) MPLS
11 34 (32.08%) Microsoft
12 32 (30.19%) LAN
12 32 (30.19%) Network Security
13 31 (29.25%) ITIL
13 31 (29.25%) OSPF
14 29 (27.36%) Load Balancing
15 28 (26.42%) BGP
16 26 (24.53%) Network Monitoring
17 24 (22.64%) CheckPoint
18 22 (20.75%) DNS
19 21 (19.81%) FWSM
19 21 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
20 20 (18.87%) MS Excel
21 19 (17.92%) Windows
21 19 (17.92%) Wi-Fi
22 18 (16.98%) SAN
23 17 (16.04%) CCIE

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (9.43%) Skype for Business
2 5 (4.72%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.77%) SAS
4 3 (2.83%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 86 (81.13%) Firewall
2 64 (60.38%) WAN
3 56 (52.83%) Cisco ASA
4 35 (33.02%) MPLS
5 32 (30.19%) LAN
5 32 (30.19%) Network Security
6 31 (29.25%) OSPF
7 28 (26.42%) BGP
8 22 (20.75%) DNS
9 21 (19.81%) FWSM
10 19 (17.92%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (16.98%) SAN
12 16 (15.09%) BIG-IP
12 16 (15.09%) SSL
13 15 (14.15%) VPN
14 13 (12.26%) ADSL
14 13 (12.26%) Internet
14 13 (12.26%) SHDSL
15 12 (11.32%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (10.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.60%) MySQL
2 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 14 (13.21%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.72%) Electronics
3 1 (0.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 75 (70.75%) Network Engineer
2 25 (23.58%) Network Operations Engineer
3 18 (16.98%) Senior Network Engineer
4 17 (16.04%) Operations Engineer
5 15 (14.15%) Cisco Engineer
5 15 (14.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (12.26%) Support Engineer
7 11 (10.38%) Security Engineer
7 11 (10.38%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 11 (10.38%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 10 (9.43%) Firewall Engineer
9 9 (8.49%) Network Security Engineer
10 8 (7.55%) Analyst
10 8 (7.55%) Help Desk Analyst
10 8 (7.55%) Help Desk Engineer
10 8 (7.55%) Network Analyst
10 8 (7.55%) NOC Engineer
10 8 (7.55%) Operations Analyst
10 8 (7.55%) Service Analyst
10 8 (7.55%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) CSS
1 5 (4.72%) Web Services
2 2 (1.89%) SOAP
3 1 (0.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (40.57%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.72%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.77%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.77%) PKI
6 3 (2.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.89%) Clustering
7 2 (1.89%) DataPower
7 2 (1.89%) IBM XIV
7 2 (1.89%) Replication
8 1 (0.94%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.96%) Linux
2 19 (17.92%) Windows
3 16 (15.09%) Unix
4 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.72%) CentOS
5 5 (4.72%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.94%) Debian
7 1 (0.94%) Solaris
7 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.25%) ITIL
2 29 (27.36%) Load Balancing
3 26 (24.53%) Network Monitoring
4 16 (15.09%) Kalman Filter
5 14 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (13.21%) High Availability
6 13 (12.26%) Presales
6 13 (12.26%) Problem Management
6 13 (12.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (11.32%) Network Design
8 8 (7.55%) ITIL V3
8 8 (7.55%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.66%) Change Control
9 6 (5.66%) Data Protection
9 6 (5.66%) Network Management
10 5 (4.72%) Operations Management
10 5 (4.72%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (4.72%) WAN Optimisation
11 4 (3.77%) Information Management
11 4 (3.77%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.21%) C
2 8 (7.55%) SQL
3 6 (5.66%) C++
3 6 (5.66%) Java
3 6 (5.66%) Perl
3 6 (5.66%) Python
4 5 (4.72%) AWK
4 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.72%) sed
5 1 (0.94%) C#
5 1 (0.94%) PHP
5 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 73 (68.87%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (52.83%) CCNP
3 43 (40.57%) CCNA
4 17 (16.04%) CCIE
5 16 (15.09%) CCSP
6 15 (14.15%) CCDA
7 13 (12.26%) MCSE
7 13 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (10.38%) CCIP
8 11 (10.38%) MCSA
9 8 (7.55%) CCSA
9 8 (7.55%) Degree
9 8 (7.55%) MOS
9 8 (7.55%) Network+ Certification
10 7 (6.60%) CCSE
10 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
10 7 (6.60%) Security Cleared
11 5 (4.72%) JNCIP
11 5 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (3.77%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.26%) SLA
2 3 (2.83%) QA
System Software
1 21 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.55%) Firmware
3 5 (4.72%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.89%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.89%) vSphere
4 2 (1.89%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Nagios
2 5 (4.72%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (4.72%) Hyperic
2 5 (4.72%) logstash
2 5 (4.72%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (4.72%) ZABBIX
3 4 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.89%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.89%) SCCM
5 1 (0.94%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (87.74%) Cisco
2 55 (51.89%) Juniper
3 39 (36.79%) Palo Alto
3 39 (36.79%) VMware
4 34 (32.08%) Microsoft
5 24 (22.64%) CheckPoint
6 15 (14.15%) Citrix
7 14 (13.21%) SolarWinds
8 9 (8.49%) Barracuda Networks
8 9 (8.49%) HP
8 9 (8.49%) Radware
9 8 (7.55%) Extreme Networks
10 7 (6.60%) Riverbed
11 6 (5.66%) EMC
11 6 (5.66%) NetApp
12 4 (3.77%) Forcepoint
13 3 (2.83%) Oracle
14 2 (1.89%) Blue Coat
14 2 (1.89%) Dell
14 2 (1.89%) IBM