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 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 178 229 232
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +3
Permanent jobs citing F5 89 41 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.19% 0.51% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 1.08% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 70 34 13
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £48,250 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +0.52%
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
3421 3790 3670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 45.56% 47.52% 47.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2760 3144 3092
Average salary £43,900 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 July 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 31 July 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
Bedfordshire +14 33 £50,000 -19.35%
Hertfordshire -1 28 £55,000 -4.34% 5
Suffolk -1 12 £25,000 -
Essex +2 9 £70,000 +22.80%
Cambridgeshire - 7 £37,400 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 97 (66.44%) Cisco
2 78 (53.42%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (52.05%) Firewall
4 67 (45.89%) Juniper
4 67 (45.89%) CCNP
5 56 (38.36%) Load Balancing
6 55 (37.67%) Windows
6 55 (37.67%) CheckPoint
7 49 (33.56%) TCP/IP
8 46 (31.51%) Linux
9 41 (28.08%) LAN
9 41 (28.08%) Network Security
10 38 (26.03%) Network Design
11 36 (24.66%) CCDP
12 35 (23.97%) Cisco Nexus
13 33 (22.60%) WAN
14 31 (21.23%) Cisco ASA
15 29 (19.86%) Blue Coat
15 29 (19.86%) VPN
15 29 (19.86%) Data Centre
16 28 (19.18%) VMware
17 27 (18.49%) Finance
17 27 (18.49%) CCNA
17 27 (18.49%) ITIL
18 24 (16.44%) BIG-IP
19 23 (15.75%) BGP
20 22 (15.07%) DNS
20 22 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
21 21 (14.38%) OSPF
22 19 (13.01%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (10.27%) Tomcat
2 13 (8.90%) IIS
3 11 (7.53%) JBoss
3 11 (7.53%) WebSphere
3 11 (7.53%) GlassFish
3 11 (7.53%) WebLogic
3 11 (7.53%) OpenStack
4 6 (4.11%) Lync
5 5 (3.42%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.42%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.74%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.74%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS Office
3 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.53%) IBM SmartCloud
2 11 (7.53%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 76 (52.05%) Firewall
2 49 (33.56%) TCP/IP
3 41 (28.08%) LAN
3 41 (28.08%) Network Security
4 35 (23.97%) Cisco Nexus
5 33 (22.60%) WAN
6 31 (21.23%) Cisco ASA
7 29 (19.86%) VPN
8 24 (16.44%) BIG-IP
9 23 (15.75%) BGP
10 22 (15.07%) DNS
11 21 (14.38%) OSPF
12 18 (12.33%) MPLS
13 14 (9.59%) Wireless
13 14 (9.59%) VoIP
14 13 (8.90%) SSL
15 12 (8.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 10 (6.85%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (6.85%) RIP
17 9 (6.16%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.68%) OLAP
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Subversion
1 11 (7.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (18.49%) Finance
2 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
2 2 (1.37%) Retail
2 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.68%) Marketing
3 1 (0.68%) Electronics
3 1 (0.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (47.95%) Network Engineer
2 23 (15.75%) Architect
3 22 (15.07%) Network Support
3 22 (15.07%) Network Architect
4 19 (13.01%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (12.33%) Support Engineer
6 17 (11.64%) Network Support Engineer
7 11 (7.53%) Automation Engineer
8 9 (6.16%) Consultant
9 8 (5.48%) Analyst
10 7 (4.79%) Security Consultant
10 7 (4.79%) Cisco Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) Security Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (4.11%) Network Security Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) NOC Engineer
12 5 (3.42%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (3.42%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.74%) CSS
1 4 (2.74%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.37%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.42%) Data Integration
2 5 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.74%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.74%) EFT
3 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.74%) Statistics
4 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.68%) DTV
5 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 55 (37.67%) Windows
2 46 (31.51%) Linux
3 17 (11.64%) UNIX
4 16 (10.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (8.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.74%) Debian
6 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (38.36%) Load Balancing
2 38 (26.03%) Network Design
3 27 (18.49%) ITIL
4 17 (11.64%) Change Management
4 17 (11.64%) Network Architecture
5 15 (10.27%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (9.59%) Problem Management
7 13 (8.90%) DevOps
7 13 (8.90%) SDLC
8 12 (8.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (7.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (6.85%) Network Management
11 9 (6.16%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.16%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (4.79%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (3.42%) Project Management
14 5 (3.42%) Capacity Planning
14 5 (3.42%) Kanban
15 4 (2.74%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.27%) Perl
2 14 (9.59%) PowerShell
3 11 (7.53%) Bash Shell
3 11 (7.53%) Korn
4 4 (2.74%) Python
5 2 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (53.42%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (45.89%) CCNP
3 36 (24.66%) CCDP
4 27 (18.49%) CCNA
5 16 (10.96%) Degree
6 15 (10.27%) CCSA
7 13 (8.90%) HND
8 11 (7.53%) CCSE
9 7 (4.79%) CCDA
10 5 (3.42%) CCIE
11 4 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.05%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (2.05%) CCIP
13 2 (1.37%) CCSP
14 1 (0.68%) MCSE
14 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) SLA
1 6 (4.11%) QA
2 4 (2.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (11.64%) vSphere
3 12 (8.22%) Hyper-V
4 11 (7.53%) vCloud
5 10 (6.85%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.74%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.37%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (8.90%) Puppet
1 13 (8.90%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (7.53%) Ansible
3 5 (3.42%) Nagios
4 4 (2.74%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 97 (66.44%) Cisco
2 67 (45.89%) Juniper
3 55 (37.67%) CheckPoint
4 29 (19.86%) Blue Coat
5 28 (19.18%) VMware
6 19 (13.01%) Oracle
7 17 (11.64%) Crossbeam
8 16 (10.96%) Trend Micro
9 15 (10.27%) Red Hat
10 13 (8.90%) Microsoft
11 11 (7.53%) IBM
11 11 (7.53%) SaltStack
11 11 (7.53%) SolarWinds
12 9 (6.16%) HP
12 9 (6.16%) Citrix
13 7 (4.79%) Splunk
14 5 (3.42%) Infoblox
14 5 (3.42%) Riverbed
14 5 (3.42%) SonicWALL
14 5 (3.42%) Brocade
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