The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

F5
London / Croydon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 41 38
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs citing F5 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.53% 1.63% 2.05%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 3.05% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £51,402 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% -  

F5 is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 86 131 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 45.74% 53.25% 49.23%
Number of salaries quoted 73 114 88
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +79.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,600 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing F5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Croydon

F5
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for F5 in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for F5.

1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 3 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) FabricPath
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) JNCIS
2 2 (66.67%) JNCIP
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) VPLS
2 2 (66.67%) RSVP
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) FabricPath
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) RSVP
2 2 (66.67%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) JNCIP
2 2 (66.67%) JNCIS
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (100.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki