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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 145 173 165
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -8
Permanent jobs citing F5 32 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.88% 0.13% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.01% 0.32% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 10
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,450 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,950 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +0.52%
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
1593 1548 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.68% 41.17% 50.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1283 1368
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 July 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 July 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
Northamptonshire +10 12 £45,000 +15.38%
Derbyshire - 11 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 7 £36,250 - 2
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (79.63%) Cisco
2 27 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (48.15%) CheckPoint
4 24 (44.44%) Firewall
5 23 (42.59%) Linux
6 18 (33.33%) SSL
7 17 (31.48%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (29.63%) DNS
8 16 (29.63%) Finance
8 16 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (29.63%) Data Centre
9 15 (27.78%) Wireless
9 15 (27.78%) ITIL
10 14 (25.93%) Web Services
10 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
10 14 (25.93%) SolarWinds
11 13 (24.07%) UNIX
11 13 (24.07%) CCNP
12 11 (20.37%) VPN
12 11 (20.37%) VMware
12 11 (20.37%) Blue Coat
12 11 (20.37%) Puppet
12 11 (20.37%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (18.52%) Ruby
13 10 (18.52%) Mainframe
13 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
13 10 (18.52%) Python
13 10 (18.52%) Windows
13 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
13 10 (18.52%) Perl

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (16.67%) JBoss
1 9 (16.67%) CICS
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
1 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 9 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.85%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 24 (44.44%) Firewall
3 18 (33.33%) SSL
4 16 (29.63%) DNS
4 16 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (27.78%) Wireless
6 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
7 11 (20.37%) VPN
8 9 (16.67%) FTP
8 9 (16.67%) Internet
8 9 (16.67%) OSPF
9 8 (14.81%) LAN
9 8 (14.81%) WAN
9 8 (14.81%) DHCP
9 8 (14.81%) BIG-IP
10 7 (12.96%) IP Telephony
10 7 (12.96%) Network Security
11 6 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (9.26%) IPsec
12 5 (9.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) DB2
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 9 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 9 (16.67%) JIRA
1 9 (16.67%) Hudson
1 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.41%) Electronics
4 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.41%) Marketing
5 3 (5.56%) Local Government
6 2 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.11%) Network Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Network Support
6 5 (9.26%) Environment Manager
6 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Environment Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Network Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Communications Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Data Centre Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Communications Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Platform Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) Web Services
2 9 (16.67%) XML
2 9 (16.67%) Middleware
2 9 (16.67%) Java EE
2 9 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (3.70%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.70%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.52%) Mainframe
3 4 (7.41%) DTV
4 3 (5.56%) BYOD
4 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.70%) CLARiiON
5 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (42.59%) Linux
2 13 (24.07%) UNIX
3 10 (18.52%) Windows
4 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.70%) CentOS
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
3 9 (16.67%) Workflow
3 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.67%) Workflow Management
3 9 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 9 (16.67%) DevOps
3 9 (16.67%) Line Management
4 7 (12.96%) Load Balancing
4 7 (12.96%) Project Management
5 5 (9.26%) Content Management
5 5 (9.26%) Time Management
6 4 (7.41%) Network Management
6 4 (7.41%) ITIL V3
6 4 (7.41%) SIEM
6 4 (7.41%) Network Design
6 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
1 10 (18.52%) Perl
1 10 (18.52%) Python
1 10 (18.52%) Ruby
2 9 (16.67%) VB
2 9 (16.67%) REXX
2 9 (16.67%) JCL
2 9 (16.67%) COBOL
2 9 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (24.07%) CCNP
3 10 (18.52%) CCNA
4 6 (11.11%) CCIE
5 3 (5.56%) Degree
6 2 (3.70%) CCDA
6 2 (3.70%) CCDP
7 1 (1.85%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.85%) CCSA
7 1 (1.85%) LPIC
7 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
1 7 (12.96%) QA
2 5 (9.26%) ISO 9000
3 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
4 3 (5.56%) BS7799
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) RACF
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) XenApp
3 1 (1.85%) XenServer
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) Puppet
1 11 (20.37%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 9 (16.67%) CA Endevor
3 7 (12.96%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (3.70%) SCCM
4 2 (3.70%) SCOM
5 1 (1.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (79.63%) Cisco
2 26 (48.15%) CheckPoint
3 14 (25.93%) SolarWinds
4 11 (20.37%) VMware
4 11 (20.37%) Blue Coat
5 9 (16.67%) Informatica
5 9 (16.67%) IBM
5 9 (16.67%) Oracle
5 9 (16.67%) New Relic
6 8 (14.81%) HP
6 8 (14.81%) Juniper
7 7 (12.96%) Citrix
8 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.41%) SAP
9 4 (7.41%) EMC
9 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.41%) ArcSight
9 4 (7.41%) TippingPoint
10 3 (5.56%) NetApp
11 2 (3.70%) Sourcefire
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago