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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 166 159 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 5 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.38% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
Average salary £39,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1555 1646 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.56% 51.53% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 1386 1335
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Northamptonshire -14 3 £39,000 +27.86%
Leicestershire -7 2 £47,500 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Replication
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
5 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) WSUS
5 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) SCOM
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) TACACS
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) Nokia
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Brocade
6 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft