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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 192 214 264
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +50
Permanent jobs citing F5 60 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 0.68% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34 8 13
Average salary £50,000 £56,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £38,800 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,700 £80,000
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
3646 3070 4074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.98% 45.16% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2911 2457 3464
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Essex +4 18 £47,500 -36.66% 1
Hertfordshire -3 18 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Bedfordshire - 18 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire -13 6 - - 2
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 97 (84.35%) Cisco
2 85 (73.91%) Juniper
3 82 (71.30%) Firewall
4 78 (67.83%) Cisco Certification
5 72 (62.61%) CCNP
6 61 (53.04%) TCP/IP
7 57 (49.57%) VPN
8 56 (48.70%) MPLS
9 55 (47.83%) Finance
10 52 (45.22%) BGP
11 51 (44.35%) OSPF
12 49 (42.61%) Wireless
13 46 (40.00%) ITIL
14 41 (35.65%) SSL
14 41 (35.65%) EIGRP
14 41 (35.65%) Network Management
15 39 (33.91%) HP
16 35 (30.43%) RIP
16 35 (30.43%) HSRP
17 30 (26.09%) CheckPoint
17 30 (26.09%) DWDM
17 30 (26.09%) Service Delivery
17 30 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
17 30 (26.09%) Network Design
17 30 (26.09%) HP NNM
18 28 (24.35%) Change Management
19 26 (22.61%) MS Visio
19 26 (22.61%) Network Security
20 25 (21.74%) MS Office
20 25 (21.74%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (10.43%) IIS
2 11 (9.57%) WebLogic
3 10 (8.70%) OpenStack
3 10 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 10 (8.70%) GlassFish
3 10 (8.70%) JBoss
3 10 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.74%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.74%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (22.61%) MS Visio
2 25 (21.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.70%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 82 (71.30%) Firewall
2 61 (53.04%) TCP/IP
3 57 (49.57%) VPN
4 56 (48.70%) MPLS
5 52 (45.22%) BGP
6 51 (44.35%) OSPF
7 49 (42.61%) Wireless
8 41 (35.65%) EIGRP
8 41 (35.65%) SSL
9 35 (30.43%) RIP
9 35 (30.43%) HSRP
10 30 (26.09%) DWDM
11 26 (22.61%) Network Security
12 25 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (21.74%) DNS
12 25 (21.74%) LAN
13 22 (19.13%) WAN
13 22 (19.13%) VLAN
14 20 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (14.78%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Subversion
1 10 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 55 (47.83%) Finance
2 25 (21.74%) Banking
3 3 (2.61%) Legal
3 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.61%) Games
4 2 (1.74%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (46.09%) Network Engineer
2 25 (21.74%) Architect
2 25 (21.74%) Network Architect
3 23 (20.00%) Network Specialist
4 15 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (13.04%) Security Engineer
5 14 (12.17%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) Cisco Architect
7 7 (6.09%) Cisco Network Architect
8 6 (5.22%) Network Support
8 6 (5.22%) Network Support Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Technical Support
9 4 (3.48%) Design Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.48%) Network Design Engineer
10 3 (2.61%) Senior Architect
10 3 (2.61%) Senior Network Architect
10 3 (2.61%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) XMPP
2 1 (0.87%) WSH
2 1 (0.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.48%) Statistics
1 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.48%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.74%) FMCG
3 2 (1.74%) SecurID
3 2 (1.74%) PKI
3 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.74%) Blog
4 1 (0.87%) Online Games
4 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.13%) Windows
2 19 (16.52%) Linux
3 12 (10.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (9.57%) UNIX
4 11 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.74%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.00%) ITIL
2 41 (35.65%) Network Management
3 30 (26.09%) Service Delivery
3 30 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (26.09%) Network Design
4 28 (24.35%) Change Management
5 25 (21.74%) Load Balancing
6 24 (20.87%) PRINCE2
7 23 (20.00%) PRINCE
7 23 (20.00%) Process Improvement
8 8 (6.96%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.48%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.48%) Project Management
10 3 (2.61%) Project Planning
10 3 (2.61%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (1.74%) DevOps
11 2 (1.74%) Mentoring
11 2 (1.74%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (1.74%) Migration
11 2 (1.74%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.57%) Perl
2 10 (8.70%) Korn
2 10 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 78 (67.83%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (62.61%) CCNP
3 15 (13.04%) CCDP
4 12 (10.43%) CCIE
4 12 (10.43%) SC Cleared
4 12 (10.43%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.96%) CCNA
6 6 (5.22%) CCDA
7 5 (4.35%) CCSP
7 5 (4.35%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.74%) CCSA
8 2 (1.74%) CCSE
9 1 (0.87%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.87%) ISEB
9 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.74%) SLA
2 8 (6.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 10 (8.70%) vSphere
2 10 (8.70%) vCloud
3 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.74%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.74%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 30 (26.09%) HP NNM
2 13 (11.30%) FortiGate
3 10 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (8.70%) Ansible
3 10 (8.70%) Puppet
4 3 (2.61%) Cacti
5 2 (1.74%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.87%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 97 (84.35%) Cisco
2 85 (73.91%) Juniper
3 39 (33.91%) HP
4 30 (26.09%) CheckPoint
5 16 (13.91%) VMware
6 13 (11.30%) Oracle
6 13 (11.30%) Fortinet
7 12 (10.43%) Blue Coat
8 11 (9.57%) Red Hat
9 10 (8.70%) SaltStack
9 10 (8.70%) IBM
10 9 (7.83%) Crossbeam
11 8 (6.96%) SolarWinds
11 8 (6.96%) Sourcefire
12 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
13 6 (5.22%) Aruba
14 5 (4.35%) Splunk
15 4 (3.48%) ServiceNow
15 4 (3.48%) Trend Micro
15 4 (3.48%) Polycom
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,400 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Overtime, Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 18 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: depends on experience + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hertfordshire
AX Intelligence
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum or competitive contract rate
Posted: 25 days ago