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 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 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 of England 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 218 222 231
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing F5 42 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.53% 0.33% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 0.67% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 39
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £38,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £69,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3832 3739 4005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 48.08% 48.62% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 3164 3422
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
England

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 July 2014.

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 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
Bedfordshire -1 18 £62,500 -7.40% 2
Hertfordshire +3 16 £57,500 -6.12% 1
Essex -2 4 £57,750 +15.50% 1
Suffolk - 4 £25,000 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 63 (79.75%) Firewall
2 58 (73.42%) Cisco
3 50 (63.29%) CheckPoint
4 45 (56.96%) TCP/IP
5 41 (51.90%) Juniper
5 41 (51.90%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (48.10%) MPLS
7 37 (46.84%) CCNP
8 34 (43.04%) VPN
8 34 (43.04%) WAN
8 34 (43.04%) BGP
9 33 (41.77%) OSPF
9 33 (41.77%) LAN
10 26 (32.91%) BIG-IP
11 25 (31.65%) ITIL
11 25 (31.65%) Linux
11 25 (31.65%) HP
11 25 (31.65%) Service Delivery
12 24 (30.38%) SSL
12 24 (30.38%) Network Security
13 23 (29.11%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (29.11%) Windows
14 22 (27.85%) Incident Management
15 21 (26.58%) EIGRP
16 20 (25.32%) Finance
16 20 (25.32%) VMware
17 19 (24.05%) Wireless
17 19 (24.05%) SLA
18 18 (22.78%) PRINCE2
18 18 (22.78%) Network Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 14 (17.72%) IIS
2 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.27%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.27%) GlassFish
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Office
1 11 (13.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (79.75%) Firewall
2 45 (56.96%) TCP/IP
3 38 (48.10%) MPLS
4 34 (43.04%) VPN
4 34 (43.04%) WAN
4 34 (43.04%) BGP
5 33 (41.77%) OSPF
5 33 (41.77%) LAN
6 26 (32.91%) BIG-IP
7 24 (30.38%) SSL
7 24 (30.38%) Network Security
8 23 (29.11%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (26.58%) EIGRP
10 19 (24.05%) Wireless
11 16 (20.25%) DNS
12 15 (18.99%) DHCP
12 15 (18.99%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (17.72%) VLAN
13 14 (17.72%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (17.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.27%) Subversion
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (25.32%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Banking
3 4 (5.06%) Games
4 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Network Engineer
2 16 (20.25%) Analyst
2 16 (20.25%) Network Specialist
3 13 (16.46%) Security Analyst
4 10 (12.66%) Architect
4 10 (12.66%) Network Architect
5 9 (11.39%) Network Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Network Security Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Account Manager
8 6 (7.59%) Technical Account Manager
8 6 (7.59%) Technical Manager
9 5 (6.33%) Security Specialist
9 5 (6.33%) Network Support
9 5 (6.33%) Network Security Specialist
10 4 (5.06%) Consultant
10 4 (5.06%) Network Security Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Network Support Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Statistics
2 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.33%) Thin Client
3 5 (6.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.53%) Online Games
4 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) PKI
5 1 (1.27%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.65%) Linux
2 23 (29.11%) Windows
3 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (16.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.59%) UNIX
6 5 (6.33%) Solaris
7 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) ITIL
1 25 (31.65%) Service Delivery
2 22 (27.85%) Incident Management
3 18 (22.78%) PRINCE2
3 18 (22.78%) Network Management
4 13 (16.46%) Network Design
5 12 (15.19%) SIEM
5 12 (15.19%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (12.66%) Process Improvement
6 10 (12.66%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (12.66%) Change Management
6 10 (12.66%) Information Security
7 8 (10.13%) Load Balancing
7 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
7 8 (10.13%) PRINCE
7 8 (10.13%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.59%) Project Management
9 4 (5.06%) Operations Management
10 2 (2.53%) Fault Management
10 2 (2.53%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) C
2 1 (1.27%) Perl
2 1 (1.27%) Korn
2 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (51.90%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (46.84%) CCNP
3 10 (12.66%) MCSE
3 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (12.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (12.66%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (12.66%) CCIE
4 9 (11.39%) CCSE
5 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
5 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.06%) CCSA
7 2 (2.53%) CCSP
8 1 (1.27%) CCDA
8 1 (1.27%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.05%) SLA
2 8 (10.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (6.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.27%) vCloud
2 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) HP NNM
2 7 (8.86%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.80%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.53%) Cacti
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.53%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.27%) Ansible
5 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 58 (73.42%) Cisco
2 50 (63.29%) CheckPoint
3 41 (51.90%) Juniper
4 25 (31.65%) HP
5 20 (25.32%) VMware
6 15 (18.99%) Blue Coat
7 13 (16.46%) Oracle
8 10 (12.66%) Riverbed
8 10 (12.66%) Citrix
9 9 (11.39%) Crossbeam
10 8 (10.13%) Sourcefire
10 8 (10.13%) TippingPoint
10 8 (10.13%) McAfee
11 7 (8.86%) Fortinet
12 6 (7.59%) Symantec
13 5 (6.33%) Qualys
13 5 (6.33%) Infoblox
13 5 (6.33%) Imperva
14 3 (3.80%) Nokia
14 3 (3.80%) Aruba
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