The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 78 99 87
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Permanent jobs citing F5 26 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.38% 0.28% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 4.80% 0.53% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 12
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
542 569 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 49.54% 52.30% 43.20%
Number of salaries quoted 491 494 403
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

F5
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

F5 Salary Trend in West Sussex

F5
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
Gatwick - 10 £45,000 -
Crawley - 7 £50,000 -
Worthing +10 5 £50,000 +25.00%
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 49 (69.01%) Cisco
1 49 (69.01%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (66.20%) Data Centre
3 44 (61.97%) Load Balancing
4 43 (60.56%) LAN
5 34 (47.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 33 (46.48%) Wireshark
7 32 (45.07%) CCNP
8 31 (43.66%) CiscoWorks
8 31 (43.66%) Migration
8 31 (43.66%) Cisco LMS
8 31 (43.66%) Palo Alto
9 28 (39.44%) Firewall
10 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
10 23 (32.39%) DWDM
11 22 (30.99%) TCP/IP
12 21 (29.58%) DNS
13 20 (28.17%) Juniper
13 20 (28.17%) High Availability
14 19 (26.76%) ICMP
14 19 (26.76%) DHCP
14 19 (26.76%) FTP
14 19 (26.76%) HTTP
15 18 (25.35%) VoIP
16 15 (21.13%) CCNA
17 14 (19.72%) HP
17 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
17 14 (19.72%) SAN
17 14 (19.72%) CheckPoint
17 14 (19.72%) WAN

F5
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 14 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (19.72%) MS Exchange
1 14 (19.72%) SharePoint
1 14 (19.72%) SharePoint 2010
1 14 (19.72%) SharePoint 2013
1 14 (19.72%) Skype for Business
2 6 (8.45%) Apache
2 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (60.56%) LAN
2 34 (47.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 33 (46.48%) Wireshark
4 28 (39.44%) Firewall
5 23 (32.39%) DWDM
6 22 (30.99%) TCP/IP
7 21 (29.58%) DNS
8 19 (26.76%) DHCP
8 19 (26.76%) FTP
8 19 (26.76%) HTTP
8 19 (26.76%) ICMP
9 18 (25.35%) VoIP
10 14 (19.72%) SAN
10 14 (19.72%) WAN
11 13 (18.31%) VPN
12 11 (15.49%) BIG-IP
12 11 (15.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 11 (15.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 11 (15.49%) LDAP
12 11 (15.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.45%) RDBMS
2 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Cisco Engineer
1 25 (35.21%) LAN Engineer
2 21 (29.58%) Network Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Architect
4 13 (18.31%) Enterprise Architect
4 13 (18.31%) Virtualisation Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) Data Centre Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Data Network Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Support Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Administrator
7 7 (9.86%) Network Administrator
8 6 (8.45%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Applications Support
8 6 (8.45%) Applications Support Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Web Applications Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Web Applications Support
8 6 (8.45%) Web Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Web Support Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) REST
1 9 (12.68%) SOAP
2 6 (8.45%) J2EE
2 6 (8.45%) Middleware
2 6 (8.45%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 47 (66.20%) Data Centre
2 14 (19.72%) Clustering
3 9 (12.68%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Unix
2 10 (14.08%) Linux
3 6 (8.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (61.97%) Load Balancing
2 31 (43.66%) Migration
3 20 (28.17%) High Availability
4 14 (19.72%) Network Load Balancing
5 13 (18.31%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 13 (18.31%) Data Management
5 13 (18.31%) Mentoring
5 13 (18.31%) PRINCE2
5 13 (18.31%) TOGAF
5 13 (18.31%) Translating Business Requirements
6 9 (12.68%) Data Centre Operations
7 6 (8.45%) ITIL
7 6 (8.45%) Project Management
7 6 (8.45%) Service Management
8 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.04%) Network Architecture
9 2 (2.82%) B2C
10 1 (1.41%) Network Design
10 1 (1.41%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) SQL
2 9 (12.68%) Tcl
3 8 (11.27%) Perl
4 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.82%) Python
5 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (69.01%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (45.07%) CCNP
3 15 (21.13%) CCNA
4 13 (18.31%) MCSE
4 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.82%) CCIE
5 2 (2.82%) CCIP
5 2 (2.82%) CCSP
5 2 (2.82%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.41%) Degree
6 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
2 14 (19.72%) Hyper-V
3 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.41%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 31 (43.66%) Cisco LMS
1 31 (43.66%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (11.27%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 49 (69.01%) Cisco
2 31 (43.66%) Palo Alto
3 20 (28.17%) Juniper
4 14 (19.72%) 3PAR
4 14 (19.72%) CheckPoint
4 14 (19.72%) HP
4 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
5 11 (15.49%) VMware
6 10 (14.08%) Oracle
7 8 (11.27%) CA
8 6 (8.45%) FatWire
9 2 (2.82%) Meraki
10 1 (1.41%) Aruba
10 1 (1.41%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.41%) Citrix
10 1 (1.41%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds