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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 95 83 113
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +30
Permanent jobs citing F5 2 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.18% 1.19% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 2.78% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 3
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
554 468 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 50.97% 42.82% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 498 424 562
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in West Sussex

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013

F5
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Telephony Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) VMware