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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 98 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.084% 0.65% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 1.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
554 507 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 46.52% 47.25% 39.26%
Number of salaries quoted 483 457 497
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) MOS
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) FWSM
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) MCSA
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint

F5
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) FWSM
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Telephony Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MOS
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint