Period
to 24 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 24 February 2020 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 102 118 124
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6 -26
Permanent jobs citing F5 20 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.34% 0.075% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 3.27% 0.20% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 13
Southampton median annual salary £38,000 £65,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.54% +116.67% -53.85%
10th Percentile £32,500 £62,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £50,500 £67,500 £58,865
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,575
% change year-on-year -23.81% +23.31% -14.85%

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 Southampton.

All Vendors
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 612 498 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 41.07% 37.44% 41.28%
Number of salaries quoted 528 420 698
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Southampton

F5
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for F5 in Southampton

F5
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Southampton over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Salary histogram for F5 in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for F5.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 14 (70.00%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (60.00%) Firewall
4 11 (55.00%) VPN
4 11 (55.00%) SSL
4 11 (55.00%) Juniper
4 11 (55.00%) Load Balancing
4 11 (55.00%) SolarWinds
4 11 (55.00%) Azure
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco ISE
4 11 (55.00%) Meraki
5 10 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 10 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (50.00%) Wireless
6 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (45.00%) CCNP
6 9 (45.00%) Software-Defined Networking
6 9 (45.00%) BIG-IP
7 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) WAN
8 7 (35.00%) Network Security
9 6 (30.00%) ProCurve
9 6 (30.00%) Riverbed
9 6 (30.00%) HP
9 6 (30.00%) Technical Leadership
9 6 (30.00%) Project Delivery
10 5 (25.00%) HAProxy
10 5 (25.00%) Citrix

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) Cisco ISE
2 11 (55.00%) SSL
2 11 (55.00%) VPN
3 10 (50.00%) Wireless
4 9 (45.00%) BIG-IP
4 9 (45.00%) Software-Defined Networking
5 7 (35.00%) Network Security
5 7 (35.00%) WAN
6 5 (25.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (10.00%) LAN
8 1 (5.00%) Internet
8 1 (5.00%) NAS
8 1 (5.00%) SAN
8 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Geospatial Data
General
1 4 (20.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Network Support
2 7 (35.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Network Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (55.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (30.00%) Project Delivery
3 6 (30.00%) Technical Leadership
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CCNP
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) MOS
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (25.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (55.00%) Juniper
3 11 (55.00%) Meraki
3 11 (55.00%) SolarWinds
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) HP
5 6 (30.00%) ProCurve
5 6 (30.00%) Riverbed
6 5 (25.00%) Citrix
7 2 (10.00%) VMware