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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 170 168 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 7 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.26% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 0
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
1596 1765 1451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.74% 50.27% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1521 1241
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 October 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 31 October 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
(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
Nottinghamshire +12 5 £37,500 -38.77%
Northamptonshire - 2 £50,000 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (50.00%) SAN
4 5 (41.67%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) EMC
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) NetApp
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) CLARiiON
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (33.33%) NAS
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) Replication
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
7 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (33.33%) NAS
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Storage Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) CLARiiON
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) EMC
3 4 (33.33%) NetApp
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (8.33%) ProCurve
6 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (8.33%) Meraki
6 1 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
6 1 (8.33%) Brocade
6 1 (8.33%) Juniper
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft