The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 153 174 160
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Permanent jobs citing F5 29 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.75% 0.11% 0.063%
As % of the Vendors category 1.76% 0.26% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 1
Average salary £39,083 £39,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.21% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
F5
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1648 1510 1559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.71% 40.87% 49.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 1214 1308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,678 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

F5
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the East Midlands region.

F5 Salary Trend in the East Midlands

F5
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

F5
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 13 £39,083 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 9 £37,500 - 5
Northamptonshire +10 5 £40,000 +2.56%
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 40 (78.43%) Cisco
2 28 (54.90%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (50.98%) CheckPoint
3 26 (50.98%) Firewall
4 21 (41.18%) SSL
5 20 (39.22%) Linux
6 19 (37.25%) TCP/IP
6 19 (37.25%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (37.25%) Data Centre
7 17 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (33.33%) DNS
7 17 (33.33%) Wireless
8 16 (31.37%) Finance
9 14 (27.45%) VPN
9 14 (27.45%) UNIX
9 14 (27.45%) Web Services
9 14 (27.45%) CCNP
10 13 (25.49%) OSPF
10 13 (25.49%) SolarWinds
11 11 (21.57%) Puppet
11 11 (21.57%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (21.57%) Mainframe
11 11 (21.57%) CCNA
12 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
12 10 (19.61%) Perl
12 10 (19.61%) Python
12 10 (19.61%) DHCP
12 10 (19.61%) Ruby
12 10 (19.61%) Cisco UCCX
13 9 (17.65%) Jenkins

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 9 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (17.65%) JBoss
1 9 (17.65%) CICS
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle Workflow
1 9 (17.65%) WebSphere
1 9 (17.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Summit
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (54.90%) Cisco ASA
2 26 (50.98%) Firewall
3 21 (41.18%) SSL
4 19 (37.25%) TCP/IP
5 17 (33.33%) DNS
5 17 (33.33%) Wireless
5 17 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (27.45%) VPN
7 13 (25.49%) OSPF
8 10 (19.61%) DHCP
9 9 (17.65%) FTP
9 9 (17.65%) Internet
10 8 (15.69%) IPsec
10 8 (15.69%) IP Telephony
10 8 (15.69%) BIG-IP
10 8 (15.69%) ADSL
10 8 (15.69%) LAN
10 8 (15.69%) WAN
10 8 (15.69%) Network Security
11 7 (13.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) DB2
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) HP UFT
1 9 (17.65%) LoadRunner
1 9 (17.65%) JIRA
1 9 (17.65%) Hudson
1 9 (17.65%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Local Government
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Electronics
5 2 (3.92%) Legal
5 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Network Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Environment Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Network Support
5 4 (7.84%) Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.84%) Environment Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Communications Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Platform Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Network Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Communications Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Security Specialist
7 2 (3.92%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) Web Services
2 9 (17.65%) XML
2 9 (17.65%) Middleware
2 9 (17.65%) Java EE
2 9 (17.65%) SOAP
3 2 (3.92%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.92%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Data Centre
2 11 (21.57%) Mainframe
3 6 (11.76%) BYOD
4 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.92%) CLARiiON
5 2 (3.92%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Linux
2 14 (27.45%) UNIX
3 6 (11.76%) Windows
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) CentOS
6 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) ITIL
1 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
1 9 (17.65%) Workflow
1 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (17.65%) Workflow Management
1 9 (17.65%) Automated Testing
1 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (17.65%) Test Automation
1 9 (17.65%) DevOps
2 7 (13.73%) Load Balancing
2 7 (13.73%) Project Management
3 5 (9.80%) Content Management
3 5 (9.80%) Network Design
4 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.84%) Network Management
5 3 (5.88%) SIEM
5 3 (5.88%) Time Management
5 3 (5.88%) Transition Management
5 3 (5.88%) Converged Infrastructure
5 3 (5.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
1 10 (19.61%) Perl
1 10 (19.61%) Python
1 10 (19.61%) Ruby
2 9 (17.65%) REXX
2 9 (17.65%) JCL
2 9 (17.65%) VB
2 9 (17.65%) COBOL
2 9 (17.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (27.45%) CCNP
3 11 (21.57%) CCNA
4 3 (5.88%) CCIE
5 2 (3.92%) CCDA
5 2 (3.92%) CCDP
6 1 (1.96%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.96%) CCSA
6 1 (1.96%) LPIC
6 1 (1.96%) Degree
6 1 (1.96%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 5 (9.80%) ISO 9000
3 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.88%) BS7799
3 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) RACF
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Puppet
1 11 (21.57%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (19.61%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (17.65%) CA Endevor
4 8 (15.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 40 (78.43%) Cisco
2 26 (50.98%) CheckPoint
3 13 (25.49%) SolarWinds
4 9 (17.65%) New Relic
4 9 (17.65%) Informatica
4 9 (17.65%) VMware
4 9 (17.65%) IBM
4 9 (17.65%) Oracle
5 6 (11.76%) Blue Coat
6 5 (9.80%) HP
6 5 (9.80%) EMC
7 4 (7.84%) Citrix
7 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.88%) Juniper
8 3 (5.88%) NetApp
8 3 (5.88%) ArcSight
8 3 (5.88%) TippingPoint
9 2 (3.92%) Remedy
9 2 (3.92%) McAfee
9 2 (3.92%) Computacenter
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