The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East Midlands region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 185 153 157
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +4
Permanent jobs citing F5 5 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.49% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.98% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 6
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1745 1536 1564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.03% 49.82% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1306 1349
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,512 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -11 3 £80,000 +151.96%
Derbyshire - 2 £50,000 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) WAN
3 13 (72.22%) CheckPoint
4 12 (66.67%) LAN
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (61.11%) Firewall
6 10 (55.56%) CCNP
6 10 (55.56%) CCNA
6 10 (55.56%) HP
7 9 (50.00%) Citrix
7 9 (50.00%) MPLS
7 9 (50.00%) OSPF
7 9 (50.00%) BGP
7 9 (50.00%) BIG-IP
7 9 (50.00%) Network Security
8 8 (44.44%) VMware
8 8 (44.44%) VPN
9 7 (38.89%) ITIL
9 7 (38.89%) Windows
9 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (33.33%) Juniper
11 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
11 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
11 5 (27.78%) Wireless
11 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (27.78%) XenApp
11 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
11 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
1 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (11.11%) Lync
4 2 (11.11%) Apache
4 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) WAN
2 12 (66.67%) LAN
3 11 (61.11%) Firewall
4 9 (50.00%) MPLS
4 9 (50.00%) OSPF
4 9 (50.00%) BGP
4 9 (50.00%) BIG-IP
4 9 (50.00%) Network Security
5 8 (44.44%) VPN
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (27.78%) Wireless
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (22.22%) SAN
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (11.11%) HSRP
9 2 (11.11%) FWSM
9 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (11.11%) TACACS
10 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
10 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Network Architect
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (11.11%) Network Design Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Network Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Open Source
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Network Design
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Fault Management
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Transition Management
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) CCNP
2 10 (55.56%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (16.67%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) MCSA
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) CCDP
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
1 5 (27.78%) XenApp
2 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
2 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (11.11%) Foglight
3 2 (11.11%) SCCM
3 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) CheckPoint
3 10 (55.56%) HP
4 9 (50.00%) Citrix
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
6 6 (33.33%) Juniper
7 4 (22.22%) Ruckus Wireless
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
8 3 (16.67%) Mitel
8 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
9 2 (11.11%) Veeam
9 2 (11.11%) Nokia
9 2 (11.11%) Veritas
9 2 (11.11%) Dell
10 1 (5.56%) Symantec
10 1 (5.56%) McAfee
10 1 (5.56%) Websense
10 1 (5.56%) BT
10 1 (5.56%) MobileIron