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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 179 217 253
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +36
Permanent jobs citing F5 68 61 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.04% 0.82% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 2.38% 1.80% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 58 46 27
Median salary £54,000 £40,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2854 3392 4148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 43.59% 45.66% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2309 2701 3395
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +26 33 £56,000 +17.89%
Hertfordshire +29 21 £50,000 -4.76%
Cambridgeshire +5 9 £53,000 +30.86% 1
Essex -2 3 - -
Suffolk -5 3 £34,500 +38.00% 2
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for F5.

1 144 (80.45%) Cisco
2 130 (72.63%) Firewall
3 119 (66.48%) Cisco Certification
4 105 (58.66%) CCNP
5 92 (51.40%) CheckPoint
6 91 (50.84%) TCP/IP
7 79 (44.13%) OSPF
8 72 (40.22%) WAN
9 70 (39.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 69 (38.55%) Juniper
11 68 (37.99%) BGP
12 67 (37.43%) LAN
12 67 (37.43%) Load Balancing
13 55 (30.73%) Network Security
14 52 (29.05%) VPN
15 50 (27.93%) SSL
16 49 (27.37%) CCDP
17 44 (24.58%) ITIL
18 43 (24.02%) Linux
18 43 (24.02%) MPLS
19 42 (23.46%) Cisco ASA
20 39 (21.79%) BIG-IP
20 39 (21.79%) Data Centre
21 37 (20.67%) Disaster Recovery
22 35 (19.55%) Windows
22 35 (19.55%) CCIE
22 35 (19.55%) Palo Alto
22 35 (19.55%) Network Management
23 33 (18.44%) High Availability
23 33 (18.44%) HP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (11.17%) Apache
2 18 (10.06%) IIS
3 11 (6.15%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.35%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.68%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.12%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.12%) JBoss
6 2 (1.12%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (16.20%) MS Visio
2 14 (7.82%) MS Office
3 3 (1.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.68%) Office 365
3 2 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.12%) IaaS
3 2 (1.12%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.12%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 130 (72.63%) Firewall
2 91 (50.84%) TCP/IP
3 79 (44.13%) OSPF
4 72 (40.22%) WAN
5 70 (39.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 68 (37.99%) BGP
7 67 (37.43%) LAN
8 55 (30.73%) Network Security
9 52 (29.05%) VPN
10 50 (27.93%) SSL
11 43 (24.02%) MPLS
12 42 (23.46%) Cisco ASA
13 39 (21.79%) BIG-IP
14 32 (17.88%) DNS
15 30 (16.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 30 (16.76%) VoIP
16 29 (16.20%) Wireless
17 27 (15.08%) EIGRP
18 25 (13.97%) HSRP
18 25 (13.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (2.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (2.79%) Visual Studio
1 5 (2.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 28 (15.64%) Finance
2 10 (5.59%) Banking
2 10 (5.59%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.03%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.35%) Publishing
4 6 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.79%) Marketing
6 2 (1.12%) French Language
6 2 (1.12%) German Language
6 2 (1.12%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (37.43%) Network Engineer
2 26 (14.53%) Consultant
2 26 (14.53%) Network Consultant
3 22 (12.29%) Architect
4 19 (10.61%) Network Security Consultant
4 19 (10.61%) Security Consultant
5 17 (9.50%) Network Architect
5 17 (9.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (9.50%) Support Engineer
6 16 (8.94%) Network Specialist
7 15 (8.38%) Network Security Engineer
7 15 (8.38%) Security Engineer
8 14 (7.82%) Network Support
9 11 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (5.59%) Firewall Engineer
10 10 (5.59%) Network Support Engineer
11 9 (5.03%) Cisco Consultant
11 9 (5.03%) Cisco Engineer
11 9 (5.03%) Cisco Network Consultant
12 8 (4.47%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.03%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (2.23%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.79%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.03%) Clustering
2 9 (5.03%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.03%) Driving Licence
2 9 (5.03%) PKI
3 6 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.35%) iPad
4 5 (2.79%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.79%) PMI
4 5 (2.79%) Statistics
5 4 (2.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (2.23%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.68%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.02%) Linux
2 35 (19.55%) Windows
3 10 (5.59%) Unix
4 9 (5.03%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.12%) CentOS
6 2 (1.12%) Debian
6 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.12%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (37.43%) Load Balancing
2 44 (24.58%) ITIL
3 37 (20.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 35 (19.55%) Network Management
5 33 (18.44%) High Availability
6 26 (14.53%) Presales
7 24 (13.41%) Network Design
8 21 (11.73%) Service Delivery
9 18 (10.06%) Network Architecture
10 17 (9.50%) Change Management
11 16 (8.94%) Data Protection
11 16 (8.94%) DevOps
12 15 (8.38%) Risk Assessment
13 11 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
14 10 (5.59%) Incident Management
14 10 (5.59%) PRINCE2
15 9 (5.03%) Business Process Improvement
15 9 (5.03%) Configuration Management
15 9 (5.03%) Process Improvement
15 9 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.15%) Bash Shell
1 11 (6.15%) Perl
1 11 (6.15%) PowerShell
2 9 (5.03%) Java
2 9 (5.03%) Python
2 9 (5.03%) Ruby
3 3 (1.68%) SQL
4 2 (1.12%) Korn
4 2 (1.12%) Tcl
5 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 119 (66.48%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (58.66%) CCNP
3 49 (27.37%) CCDP
4 35 (19.55%) CCIE
5 29 (16.20%) CCSE
6 24 (13.41%) CCSA
7 20 (11.17%) Degree
8 15 (8.38%) CCNA
9 14 (7.82%) Security Cleared
10 11 (6.15%) CCDA
10 11 (6.15%) SC Cleared
11 9 (5.03%) JNCIE
11 9 (5.03%) JNCIP
11 9 (5.03%) RHCE
12 8 (4.47%) CCSP
13 7 (3.91%) Check Point Certification
14 6 (3.35%) JNCIA
15 5 (2.79%) CISSP
15 5 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (2.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.61%) SLA
2 13 (7.26%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.03%) ISO 8583
4 4 (2.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.56%) COBIT
5 1 (0.56%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.03%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.79%) pfSense
4 4 (2.23%) vSphere
5 3 (1.68%) vCloud
6 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.12%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (7.26%) HP NNM
2 12 (6.70%) Puppet
3 9 (5.03%) Salt
4 5 (2.79%) Cacti
4 5 (2.79%) Nagios
4 5 (2.79%) RANCID
4 5 (2.79%) SmokePing
5 4 (2.23%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.23%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.68%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (1.68%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 144 (80.45%) Cisco
2 92 (51.40%) CheckPoint
3 69 (38.55%) Juniper
4 35 (19.55%) Palo Alto
5 33 (18.44%) HP
6 21 (11.73%) Microsoft
7 20 (11.17%) VMware
8 12 (6.70%) Blue Coat
8 12 (6.70%) Brocade
9 9 (5.03%) Riverbed
10 8 (4.47%) Splunk
11 7 (3.91%) Citrix
11 7 (3.91%) Crossbeam
11 7 (3.91%) Fortinet
11 7 (3.91%) SolarWinds
11 7 (3.91%) Trend Micro
12 6 (3.35%) Aruba
12 6 (3.35%) Zeacom
13 5 (2.79%) CA
13 5 (2.79%) Sun
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