Period
to 16 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 6 months to 16 January 2019 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 206 236 178
Rank change year-on-year +30 -58 +48
Permanent jobs citing F5 41 37 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.65% 0.54% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 1.16% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 59
Hampshire median annual salary £60,000 £32,651 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.76% -34.70% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £29,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £71,500 £68,500 £60,250
South East median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -

F5 is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,827 3,182 3,117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 44.71% 46.40% 50.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,273 2,609 2,577
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.95%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing F5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Hampshire

F5
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for F5 in Hampshire

F5
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for F5 in Hampshire

F5
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough +9 15 £60,000 +4.35%
Basingstoke -3 10 £65,000 +44.44%
Fleet -3 6 £56,500 -
Winchester +16 1 £52,500 -
Southampton +4 1 £65,000 +116.67%
Portsmouth +2 1 £50,000 -6.54%
F5
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 38 (92.68%) Cisco
2 30 (73.17%) Cisco ASA
3 27 (65.85%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (65.85%) Juniper
4 26 (63.41%) Firewall
5 23 (56.10%) SolarWinds
5 23 (56.10%) Cisco Nexus
5 23 (56.10%) Palo Alto
6 22 (53.66%) ITIL
7 21 (51.22%) VPN
8 20 (48.78%) CCNP
9 19 (46.34%) Data Centre
10 16 (39.02%) OSPF
10 16 (39.02%) BGP
10 16 (39.02%) Windows
10 16 (39.02%) SC Cleared
10 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
11 15 (36.59%) Cisco IOS
11 15 (36.59%) Linux
11 15 (36.59%) CCNA
11 15 (36.59%) VMware
12 14 (34.15%) Service Management
12 14 (34.15%) Nagios
12 14 (34.15%) VLAN
12 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (34.15%) HSRP
12 14 (34.15%) Network Security
12 14 (34.15%) ITIL V3
13 13 (31.71%) Line Management
14 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (2.44%) GitHub
1 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) Cisco ASA
2 26 (63.41%) Firewall
3 23 (56.10%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (51.22%) VPN
5 16 (39.02%) BGP
5 16 (39.02%) OSPF
6 15 (36.59%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (34.15%) HSRP
7 14 (34.15%) Network Security
7 14 (34.15%) VLAN
8 10 (24.39%) LAN
8 10 (24.39%) WAN
8 10 (24.39%) Wireless
9 9 (21.95%) VoIP
10 8 (19.51%) BIG-IP
10 8 (19.51%) Cisco Firepower
10 8 (19.51%) SAN
10 8 (19.51%) Wireshark
11 7 (17.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (17.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (7.32%) Banking
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Network Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Network Team Leader
3 8 (19.51%) Team Leader
4 6 (14.63%) Lead Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Network Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Presales Solution Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Security Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Security Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Security Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Security Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Security Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) ITIL
2 14 (34.15%) ITIL V3
2 14 (34.15%) Service Management
3 13 (31.71%) Line Management
4 8 (19.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (14.63%) Validation
6 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (12.20%) Presales
7 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
7 4 (9.76%) Change Control
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
9 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (2.44%) DevOps
9 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.44%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
1 2 (4.88%) Python
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (48.78%) CCNP
3 16 (39.02%) SC Cleared
3 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
4 15 (36.59%) CCNA
5 9 (21.95%) CCIE
6 8 (19.51%) JNCIE
6 8 (19.51%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (14.63%) CCSA
8 1 (2.44%) CCIE Security
8 1 (2.44%) CCSE
8 1 (2.44%) MCSA
8 1 (2.44%) MCSE
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.51%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) Nagios
2 2 (4.88%) Ansible
2 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) Salt
3 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (92.68%) Cisco
2 27 (65.85%) Juniper
3 23 (56.10%) Palo Alto
3 23 (56.10%) SolarWinds
4 15 (36.59%) VMware
5 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
6 7 (17.07%) Fortinet
7 3 (7.32%) Blue Coat
7 3 (7.32%) FireEye
7 3 (7.32%) ForeScout
7 3 (7.32%) Tufin
8 1 (2.44%) Google
8 1 (2.44%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft