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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 199 250 240
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -10
Permanent jobs citing F5 66 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 0.38% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 0.77% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 50 26 23
Average salary £40,500 £57,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.56% +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
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
3478 4262 3910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 45.96% 49.23% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2765 3490 3347
Average salary £43,000 £40,958 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.98% +2.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 May 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
Suffolk - 17 £25,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +2 15 £52,500 -8.69% 4
Bedfordshire +6 14 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Essex +11 13 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +16 7 £40,500 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 84 (66.14%) Cisco
2 73 (57.48%) Firewall
3 71 (55.91%) Cisco Certification
4 65 (51.18%) Juniper
5 55 (43.31%) CCNP
6 50 (39.37%) TCP/IP
7 47 (37.01%) Load Balancing
8 45 (35.43%) Windows
9 42 (33.07%) Linux
9 42 (33.07%) CheckPoint
10 40 (31.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 33 (25.98%) Cisco ASA
11 33 (25.98%) Network Security
11 33 (25.98%) VPN
12 32 (25.20%) ITIL
13 31 (24.41%) LAN
14 28 (22.05%) CCNA
14 28 (22.05%) MPLS
15 27 (21.26%) BGP
15 27 (21.26%) Finance
16 25 (19.69%) OSPF
16 25 (19.69%) WAN
17 24 (18.90%) SSL
17 24 (18.90%) VMware
18 23 (18.11%) Blue Coat
19 22 (17.32%) Wireless
19 22 (17.32%) Change Management
20 21 (16.54%) Data Centre
21 20 (15.75%) DNS
21 20 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (10.24%) IIS
2 12 (9.45%) OpenStack
2 12 (9.45%) GlassFish
2 12 (9.45%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.45%) WebLogic
2 12 (9.45%) JBoss
2 12 (9.45%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.72%) Lync
4 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) MS Office
1 4 (3.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.45%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (9.45%) IBM SmartCloud
1 12 (9.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 73 (57.48%) Firewall
2 50 (39.37%) TCP/IP
3 40 (31.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 33 (25.98%) Cisco ASA
4 33 (25.98%) Network Security
4 33 (25.98%) VPN
5 31 (24.41%) LAN
6 28 (22.05%) MPLS
7 27 (21.26%) BGP
8 25 (19.69%) OSPF
8 25 (19.69%) WAN
9 24 (18.90%) SSL
10 22 (17.32%) Wireless
11 20 (15.75%) DNS
12 18 (14.17%) EIGRP
12 18 (14.17%) BIG-IP
13 16 (12.60%) RIP
14 15 (11.81%) Wi-Fi
15 14 (11.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 12 (9.45%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.79%) Couchbase
3 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (9.45%) Git (software)
1 12 (9.45%) Subversion
2 3 (2.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (21.26%) Finance
2 7 (5.51%) Banking
3 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (53.54%) Network Engineer
2 22 (17.32%) Senior Network Engineer
3 20 (15.75%) Network Support
4 15 (11.81%) Support Engineer
5 14 (11.02%) Network Support Engineer
6 12 (9.45%) Automation Engineer
6 12 (9.45%) Network Architect
6 12 (9.45%) Architect
7 11 (8.66%) Security Engineer
8 10 (7.87%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (6.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (6.30%) Network Specialist
9 8 (6.30%) Consultant
9 8 (6.30%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) NOC Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) Technical Support
11 5 (3.94%) Support Consultant
11 5 (3.94%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (3.94%) Technical Support Consultant
11 5 (3.94%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.94%) CSS
2 2 (1.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.54%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.94%) Statistics
4 4 (3.15%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.57%) EFT
7 1 (0.79%) DTV
7 1 (0.79%) FMCG
7 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.79%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 45 (35.43%) Windows
2 42 (33.07%) Linux
3 14 (11.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (10.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (10.24%) UNIX
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.01%) Load Balancing
2 32 (25.20%) ITIL
3 22 (17.32%) Change Management
4 18 (14.17%) Network Design
5 15 (11.81%) Problem Management
6 14 (11.02%) DevOps
7 13 (10.24%) Service Delivery
7 13 (10.24%) Network Management
8 12 (9.45%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (9.45%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (6.30%) Network Architecture
11 7 (5.51%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.51%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (4.72%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (3.94%) SDLC
13 5 (3.94%) PRINCE
13 5 (3.94%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (3.94%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (3.94%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.24%) Perl
2 12 (9.45%) Bash Shell
2 12 (9.45%) PowerShell
2 12 (9.45%) Korn
3 1 (0.79%) Python
3 1 (0.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (55.91%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (43.31%) CCNP
3 28 (22.05%) CCNA
4 19 (14.96%) CCDP
5 10 (7.87%) CCSA
6 9 (7.09%) CCIE
7 6 (4.72%) Degree
7 6 (4.72%) CCSE
7 6 (4.72%) CCDA
8 5 (3.94%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.94%) HND
9 4 (3.15%) SC Cleared
9 4 (3.15%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.36%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (2.36%) CCIP
11 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.79%) MCSE
11 1 (0.79%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.79%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) SLA
2 6 (4.72%) QA
3 4 (3.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (9.45%) vSphere
2 12 (9.45%) Hyper-V
2 12 (9.45%) vCloud
3 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.36%) UAG
4 2 (1.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (9.45%) Puppet
1 12 (9.45%) Ansible
1 12 (9.45%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.51%) HP NNM
3 5 (3.94%) Nagios
4 2 (1.57%) Cacti
4 2 (1.57%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 84 (66.14%) Cisco
2 65 (51.18%) Juniper
3 42 (33.07%) CheckPoint
4 24 (18.90%) VMware
5 23 (18.11%) Blue Coat
6 18 (14.17%) Oracle
7 16 (12.60%) Crossbeam
7 16 (12.60%) HP
8 13 (10.24%) Red Hat
8 13 (10.24%) SolarWinds
9 12 (9.45%) Trend Micro
9 12 (9.45%) SaltStack
9 12 (9.45%) IBM
10 10 (7.87%) Splunk
10 10 (7.87%) Microsoft
11 9 (7.09%) Brocade
12 7 (5.51%) Sourcefire
13 6 (4.72%) Avaya
14 5 (3.94%) Citrix
14 5 (3.94%) SonicWALL
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