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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 213 225 240
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Permanent jobs citing F5 54 20 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.69% 0.28% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 0.62% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 30
Average salary £52,500 £42,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.26% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £36,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
3688 3218 4097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 47.45% 45.51% 45.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2941 2703 3469
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +15 21 £52,500 +24.26% 2
Hertfordshire -8 15 £53,750 +38.70% 3
Essex +6 11 £57,500 -
Cambridgeshire -5 4 - -
Suffolk - 3 £25,000 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 75 (79.79%) Cisco
2 66 (70.21%) Firewall
3 64 (68.09%) Juniper
4 61 (64.89%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (62.77%) TCP/IP
6 57 (60.64%) CCNP
6 57 (60.64%) MPLS
7 46 (48.94%) VPN
8 45 (47.87%) BGP
9 44 (46.81%) OSPF
10 41 (43.62%) Finance
11 38 (40.43%) ITIL
11 38 (40.43%) Network Management
12 35 (37.23%) CheckPoint
12 35 (37.23%) Wireless
13 34 (36.17%) EIGRP
14 33 (35.11%) HP
15 29 (30.85%) WAN
15 29 (30.85%) Service Delivery
15 29 (30.85%) Network Design
16 28 (29.79%) SSL
17 27 (28.72%) LAN
18 25 (26.60%) RIP
18 25 (26.60%) Disaster Recovery
19 24 (25.53%) PRINCE2
19 24 (25.53%) BIG-IP
20 23 (24.47%) HP NNM
20 23 (24.47%) VLAN
20 23 (24.47%) HSRP
20 23 (24.47%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 15 (15.96%) IIS
2 8 (8.51%) WebLogic
3 7 (7.45%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.45%) GlassFish
3 7 (7.45%) OpenStack
3 7 (7.45%) JBoss
3 7 (7.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.32%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.13%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 20 (21.28%) MS Visio
2 19 (20.21%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 66 (70.21%) Firewall
2 59 (62.77%) TCP/IP
3 57 (60.64%) MPLS
4 46 (48.94%) VPN
5 45 (47.87%) BGP
6 44 (46.81%) OSPF
7 35 (37.23%) Wireless
8 34 (36.17%) EIGRP
9 29 (30.85%) WAN
10 28 (29.79%) SSL
11 27 (28.72%) LAN
12 25 (26.60%) RIP
13 24 (25.53%) BIG-IP
14 23 (24.47%) VLAN
14 23 (24.47%) HSRP
14 23 (24.47%) DNS
14 23 (24.47%) DWDM
15 17 (18.09%) Network Security
16 16 (17.02%) DHCP
17 15 (15.96%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Subversion
1 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 41 (43.62%) Finance
2 17 (18.09%) Banking
3 2 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Legal
4 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (40.43%) Network Engineer
2 24 (25.53%) Architect
2 24 (25.53%) Network Architect
3 19 (20.21%) Network Specialist
4 10 (10.64%) Security Engineer
4 10 (10.64%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Network Support
6 7 (7.45%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Cisco Architect
7 6 (6.38%) Cisco Network Architect
7 6 (6.38%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Account Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Account Manager
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Security Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Network Architect
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) WSH
1 1 (1.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.38%) Statistics
2 4 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.13%) Online Games
3 2 (2.13%) SecurID
4 1 (1.06%) PKI
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.40%) Windows
2 18 (19.15%) Linux
3 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (13.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.45%) UNIX
7 2 (2.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.43%) ITIL
1 38 (40.43%) Network Management
2 29 (30.85%) Service Delivery
2 29 (30.85%) Network Design
3 25 (26.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (25.53%) PRINCE2
5 19 (20.21%) Load Balancing
6 17 (18.09%) PRINCE
6 17 (18.09%) Change Management
6 17 (18.09%) Process Improvement
7 9 (9.57%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (5.32%) Project Management
10 4 (4.26%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.26%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (3.19%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.13%) Migration
12 2 (2.13%) Information Security
12 2 (2.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.45%) Perl
1 7 (7.45%) Korn
1 7 (7.45%) PowerShell
1 7 (7.45%) Bash Shell
2 6 (6.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (64.89%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (60.64%) CCNP
3 12 (12.77%) CCDP
4 11 (11.70%) CCIE
5 8 (8.51%) SC Cleared
5 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
6 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (6.38%) MCSE
7 6 (6.38%) CCDA
8 5 (5.32%) CCSP
8 5 (5.32%) CCNA
9 4 (4.26%) JNCIE
10 2 (2.13%) CCSA
10 2 (2.13%) CCSE
11 1 (1.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.15%) SLA
2 4 (4.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.45%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.45%) vSphere
2 7 (7.45%) vCloud
3 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.13%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (24.47%) HP NNM
2 9 (9.57%) FortiGate
3 7 (7.45%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.45%) Ansible
3 7 (7.45%) Puppet
4 3 (3.19%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (2.13%) Cacti
5 2 (2.13%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.06%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 75 (79.79%) Cisco
2 64 (68.09%) Juniper
3 35 (37.23%) CheckPoint
4 33 (35.11%) HP
5 17 (18.09%) VMware
6 14 (14.89%) Blue Coat
6 14 (14.89%) Oracle
7 9 (9.57%) Fortinet
7 9 (9.57%) Crossbeam
8 7 (7.45%) Red Hat
8 7 (7.45%) SaltStack
8 7 (7.45%) IBM
9 6 (6.38%) Aruba
10 5 (5.32%) Sourcefire
11 4 (4.26%) Polycom
11 4 (4.26%) Riverbed
11 4 (4.26%) Trend Micro
12 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
13 2 (2.13%) Avaya
13 2 (2.13%) Dell
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