The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 205 244 228
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -16
Permanent jobs citing F5 56 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.73% 0.42% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 0.87% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 31
Average salary £43,250 £50,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.50% -8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £61,600
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3477 4156 4150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 45.63% 48.32% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2768 3387 3565
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

F5
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

F5 Salary Trend in the East of England

F5
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in the East of England

F5
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Essex +17 22 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Hertfordshire +2 15 £52,500 -8.69% 4
Suffolk - 10 £25,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +11 6 £40,500 -17.34% 2
Bedfordshire +16 3 £45,000 -11.76% 1
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 85 (72.03%) Cisco
2 73 (61.86%) Firewall
3 65 (55.08%) Cisco Certification
4 64 (54.24%) Juniper
5 50 (42.37%) TCP/IP
6 49 (41.53%) CCNP
7 43 (36.44%) Load Balancing
8 38 (32.20%) VPN
8 38 (32.20%) ITIL
9 36 (30.51%) Windows
9 36 (30.51%) Linux
9 36 (30.51%) Cisco Nexus
10 35 (29.66%) Network Security
11 34 (28.81%) SSL
12 33 (27.97%) CheckPoint
13 32 (27.12%) Cisco ASA
14 30 (25.42%) MPLS
14 30 (25.42%) BGP
15 28 (23.73%) OSPF
15 28 (23.73%) Finance
16 26 (22.03%) Wireless
17 25 (21.19%) Change Management
17 25 (21.19%) CCNA
18 24 (20.34%) EIGRP
19 23 (19.49%) LAN
20 22 (18.64%) HP
21 20 (16.95%) RIP
21 20 (16.95%) HSRP
22 19 (16.10%) VMware
23 18 (15.25%) Wi-Fi

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 13 (11.02%) WebLogic
2 12 (10.17%) IIS
2 12 (10.17%) JBoss
2 12 (10.17%) Tomcat
2 12 (10.17%) WebSphere
2 12 (10.17%) GlassFish
2 12 (10.17%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.39%) Lync
4 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.63%) MS Office
1 9 (7.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (10.17%) IBM SmartCloud
1 12 (10.17%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 73 (61.86%) Firewall
2 50 (42.37%) TCP/IP
3 38 (32.20%) VPN
4 36 (30.51%) Cisco Nexus
5 35 (29.66%) Network Security
6 34 (28.81%) SSL
7 32 (27.12%) Cisco ASA
8 30 (25.42%) MPLS
8 30 (25.42%) BGP
9 28 (23.73%) OSPF
10 26 (22.03%) Wireless
11 24 (20.34%) EIGRP
12 23 (19.49%) LAN
13 20 (16.95%) RIP
13 20 (16.95%) HSRP
14 18 (15.25%) Wi-Fi
14 18 (15.25%) DNS
15 17 (14.41%) IPsec
16 16 (13.56%) BIG-IP
17 15 (12.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.17%) SQL Server
1 12 (10.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (10.17%) Subversion
1 12 (10.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (23.73%) Finance
2 12 (10.17%) Banking
3 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.54%) Legal
5 2 (1.69%) Retail
5 2 (1.69%) Games
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (58.47%) Network Engineer
2 22 (18.64%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (13.56%) Security Engineer
4 14 (11.86%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (11.02%) Network Support
6 12 (10.17%) Automation Engineer
7 10 (8.47%) Network Specialist
8 9 (7.63%) Support Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) Network Support Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Network Architect
10 6 (5.08%) Architect
11 5 (4.24%) Technical Support
11 5 (4.24%) Consultant
11 5 (4.24%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (4.24%) Support Consultant
11 5 (4.24%) Cisco Support
11 5 (4.24%) Technical Support Consultant
12 4 (3.39%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) CSS
2 2 (1.69%) XMPP
3 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.39%) Statistics
2 4 (3.39%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.69%) FMCG
3 2 (1.69%) Blog
3 2 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.85%) PKI
4 1 (0.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.51%) Windows
1 36 (30.51%) Linux
2 13 (11.02%) UNIX
2 13 (11.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.44%) Load Balancing
2 38 (32.20%) ITIL
3 25 (21.19%) Change Management
4 15 (12.71%) Service Delivery
5 14 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (11.86%) Problem Management
5 14 (11.86%) Network Management
6 13 (11.02%) PRINCE2
7 12 (10.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (9.32%) DevOps
9 10 (8.47%) PRINCE
9 10 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (7.63%) Process Improvement
10 9 (7.63%) Network Design
11 6 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (4.24%) Kanban
12 5 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.24%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (3.39%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.02%) Perl
2 12 (10.17%) Korn
2 12 (10.17%) PowerShell
2 12 (10.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 65 (55.08%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (41.53%) CCNP
3 25 (21.19%) CCNA
4 9 (7.63%) CCDP
4 9 (7.63%) CCIE
5 8 (6.78%) SC Cleared
5 8 (6.78%) Security Cleared
6 6 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (5.08%) CCSA
7 2 (1.69%) CCSE
7 2 (1.69%) JNCIP
7 2 (1.69%) JNCIE
7 2 (1.69%) CCDA
8 1 (0.85%) ISEB
8 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.32%) SLA
2 6 (5.08%) QA
3 4 (3.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.17%) Hyper-V
2 12 (10.17%) vSphere
2 12 (10.17%) vCloud
3 3 (2.54%) UAG
4 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (10.17%) Puppet
1 12 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (10.17%) Ansible
2 11 (9.32%) HP NNM
3 6 (5.08%) FortiGate
4 5 (4.24%) Nagios
5 3 (2.54%) Cacti
5 3 (2.54%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 85 (72.03%) Cisco
2 64 (54.24%) Juniper
3 33 (27.97%) CheckPoint
4 22 (18.64%) HP
5 19 (16.10%) VMware
6 18 (15.25%) Oracle
7 16 (13.56%) Blue Coat
8 13 (11.02%) Red Hat
9 12 (10.17%) SolarWinds
9 12 (10.17%) Crossbeam
9 12 (10.17%) SaltStack
9 12 (10.17%) IBM
10 10 (8.47%) Splunk
10 10 (8.47%) Brocade
11 8 (6.78%) Microsoft
12 7 (5.93%) Trend Micro
13 6 (5.08%) Fortinet
13 6 (5.08%) Avaya
14 5 (4.24%) CA
14 5 (4.24%) Sourcefire
Suffolk
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 +Bonus +On-Call Allowance +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,300 to £46,500 per annum £35,300 - £46,500
Posted: 20 days ago