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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 186 223 226
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +3
Permanent jobs citing F5 78 40 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.06% 0.52% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.43% 1.13% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 66 33 17
Average salary £50,000 £56,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.50% +18.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £68,500 £64,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
3209 3543 3467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 43.68% 46.11% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2661 2923 2935
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 August 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 August 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
Hertfordshire +11 32 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Bedfordshire +23 26 £50,000 -9.90%
Essex -7 8 £57,500 +0.87% 2
Cambridgeshire - 7 £37,400 -
Suffolk -2 5 £25,000 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 102 (71.83%) Cisco
2 86 (60.56%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (54.23%) Firewall
4 76 (53.52%) CCNP
5 73 (51.41%) Juniper
6 56 (39.44%) CheckPoint
7 49 (34.51%) TCP/IP
7 49 (34.51%) Windows
7 49 (34.51%) Network Design
8 42 (29.58%) LAN
9 41 (28.87%) Linux
9 41 (28.87%) Load Balancing
10 40 (28.17%) Network Security
10 40 (28.17%) CCDP
11 36 (25.35%) Cisco ASA
12 35 (24.65%) Finance
13 33 (23.24%) VPN
14 32 (22.54%) WAN
15 30 (21.13%) Cisco Nexus
16 28 (19.72%) Data Centre
17 27 (19.01%) BGP
17 27 (19.01%) VMware
17 27 (19.01%) Blue Coat
18 25 (17.61%) OSPF
18 25 (17.61%) CCNA
19 24 (16.90%) BIG-IP
20 23 (16.20%) MPLS
21 22 (15.49%) DNS
21 22 (15.49%) ITIL
22 20 (14.08%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (7.75%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.34%) IIS
3 7 (4.93%) JBoss
3 7 (4.93%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.93%) GlassFish
3 7 (4.93%) WebLogic
3 7 (4.93%) OpenStack
4 6 (4.23%) Lync
5 5 (3.52%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.82%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.82%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.82%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (3.52%) MS Office
2 4 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.93%) IBM SmartCloud
2 7 (4.93%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 77 (54.23%) Firewall
2 49 (34.51%) TCP/IP
3 42 (29.58%) LAN
4 40 (28.17%) Network Security
5 36 (25.35%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (23.24%) VPN
7 32 (22.54%) WAN
8 30 (21.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 27 (19.01%) BGP
10 25 (17.61%) OSPF
11 24 (16.90%) BIG-IP
12 23 (16.20%) MPLS
13 22 (15.49%) DNS
14 20 (14.08%) Wireless
15 15 (10.56%) RIP
16 14 (9.86%) SSL
16 14 (9.86%) VoIP
17 12 (8.45%) DHCP
17 12 (8.45%) EIGRP
18 11 (7.75%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.93%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.70%) OLAP
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.70%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 7 (4.93%) Subversion
1 7 (4.93%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (24.65%) Finance
2 5 (3.52%) Retail
3 4 (2.82%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.11%) Games
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (47.18%) Network Engineer
2 28 (19.72%) Architect
3 26 (18.31%) Network Architect
4 20 (14.08%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (12.68%) Network Support
6 17 (11.97%) Support Engineer
7 16 (11.27%) Network Support Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) Consultant
9 8 (5.63%) Analyst
10 7 (4.93%) Security Consultant
10 7 (4.93%) Automation Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) NOC Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 5 (3.52%) Administrator
12 5 (3.52%) Network Analyst
12 5 (3.52%) Linux Engineer
13 4 (2.82%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
13 4 (2.82%) Linux Administrator
13 4 (2.82%) Network Specialist
13 4 (2.82%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.82%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.41%) Web Services
3 1 (0.70%) Middleware
3 1 (0.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.72%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.52%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.82%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.82%) EFT
3 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.82%) Statistics
3 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.70%) iSeries
5 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 49 (34.51%) Windows
2 41 (28.87%) Linux
3 15 (10.56%) UNIX
4 12 (8.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.82%) Debian
6 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.51%) Network Design
2 41 (28.87%) Load Balancing
3 22 (15.49%) ITIL
4 20 (14.08%) Network Architecture
5 18 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (11.97%) Network Monitoring
7 15 (10.56%) Network Management
7 15 (10.56%) SDLC
8 14 (9.86%) Change Management
9 10 (7.04%) Service Delivery
9 10 (7.04%) DevOps
9 10 (7.04%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (4.93%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (4.23%) Project Management
12 6 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.23%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (3.52%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (3.52%) Kanban
14 4 (2.82%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.75%) Perl
2 10 (7.04%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.93%) Bash Shell
3 7 (4.93%) Korn
4 4 (2.82%) Python
5 2 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (60.56%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (53.52%) CCNP
3 40 (28.17%) CCDP
4 25 (17.61%) CCNA
5 20 (14.08%) Degree
6 16 (11.27%) HND
7 15 (10.56%) CCSA
8 11 (7.75%) CCSE
9 8 (5.63%) CCDA
10 5 (3.52%) CCSP
11 4 (2.82%) CCIE
12 3 (2.11%) CCIP
12 3 (2.11%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) SLA
2 6 (4.23%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.52%) QA
System Software
1 19 (13.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.56%) vSphere
3 9 (6.34%) Active Directory
4 8 (5.63%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.93%) vCloud
6 4 (2.82%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.70%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (6.34%) Puppet
1 9 (6.34%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.63%) HP NNM
3 7 (4.93%) Ansible
4 5 (3.52%) Nagios
5 3 (2.11%) Cacti
6 1 (0.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 102 (71.83%) Cisco
2 73 (51.41%) Juniper
3 56 (39.44%) CheckPoint
4 27 (19.01%) VMware
4 27 (19.01%) Blue Coat
5 18 (12.68%) Crossbeam
6 15 (10.56%) Trend Micro
6 15 (10.56%) Oracle
7 14 (9.86%) SolarWinds
8 12 (8.45%) Microsoft
9 11 (7.75%) Red Hat
10 9 (6.34%) HP
11 8 (5.63%) Citrix
12 7 (4.93%) IBM
12 7 (4.93%) Splunk
12 7 (4.93%) SaltStack
13 5 (3.52%) Infoblox
13 5 (3.52%) SonicWALL
13 5 (3.52%) Riverbed
13 5 (3.52%) Avaya
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