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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 196 214 268
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +54
Permanent jobs citing F5 58 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.81% 0.51% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 1.73% 1.12% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 40 16 8
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £59,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,250 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
3355 3038 4085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.82% 45.83% 47.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2687 2435 3470
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,523 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Essex +3 24 £50,000 - 4
Bedfordshire +26 14 £55,000 +42.85%
Hertfordshire -13 14 £42,500 -20.93% 2
Cambridgeshire -16 6 - -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 94 (83.19%) Cisco
2 78 (69.03%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (69.03%) Juniper
3 76 (67.26%) Firewall
4 67 (59.29%) CCNP
5 54 (47.79%) TCP/IP
6 50 (44.25%) Finance
6 50 (44.25%) VPN
7 49 (43.36%) MPLS
8 48 (42.48%) BGP
9 47 (41.59%) OSPF
10 46 (40.71%) ITIL
11 42 (37.17%) SSL
11 42 (37.17%) Wireless
12 37 (32.74%) EIGRP
12 37 (32.74%) HP
13 34 (30.09%) HSRP
14 33 (29.20%) Network Management
14 33 (29.20%) RIP
15 31 (27.43%) Network Security
16 30 (26.55%) Cisco Nexus
17 29 (25.66%) Load Balancing
17 29 (25.66%) Change Management
18 26 (23.01%) Service Delivery
19 25 (22.12%) Disaster Recovery
19 25 (22.12%) DWDM
19 25 (22.12%) HP NNM
20 24 (21.24%) CheckPoint
21 23 (20.35%) Network Design
21 23 (20.35%) Cisco ASA

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (10.62%) WebLogic
1 12 (10.62%) IIS
2 11 (9.73%) OpenStack
2 11 (9.73%) WebSphere
2 11 (9.73%) GlassFish
2 11 (9.73%) JBoss
2 11 (9.73%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.54%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (3.54%) Lync
4 1 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (19.47%) MS Visio
2 21 (18.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.73%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 76 (67.26%) Firewall
2 54 (47.79%) TCP/IP
3 50 (44.25%) VPN
4 49 (43.36%) MPLS
5 48 (42.48%) BGP
6 47 (41.59%) OSPF
7 42 (37.17%) SSL
7 42 (37.17%) Wireless
8 37 (32.74%) EIGRP
9 34 (30.09%) HSRP
10 33 (29.20%) RIP
11 31 (27.43%) Network Security
12 30 (26.55%) Cisco Nexus
13 25 (22.12%) DWDM
14 23 (20.35%) Cisco ASA
15 22 (19.47%) DNS
15 22 (19.47%) LAN
16 19 (16.81%) WAN
17 18 (15.93%) BIG-IP
17 18 (15.93%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (9.73%) Git (software)
1 11 (9.73%) Subversion
General
1 50 (44.25%) Finance
2 22 (19.47%) Banking
3 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.65%) Legal
4 2 (1.77%) Retail
4 2 (1.77%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (45.13%) Network Engineer
2 22 (19.47%) Architect
2 22 (19.47%) Network Architect
3 20 (17.70%) Network Specialist
4 16 (14.16%) Security Engineer
5 15 (13.27%) Network Security Engineer
6 14 (12.39%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (9.73%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) Cisco Architect
8 7 (6.19%) Cisco Network Architect
9 6 (5.31%) Technical Support
9 6 (5.31%) Consultant
10 5 (4.42%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (4.42%) Support Consultant
10 5 (4.42%) Technical Support Consultant
10 5 (4.42%) Security Specialist
10 5 (4.42%) Network Support
11 4 (3.54%) Network Support Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.77%) XMPP
2 1 (0.88%) CSS
2 1 (0.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.54%) Statistics
1 4 (3.54%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.77%) FMCG
2 2 (1.77%) Blog
3 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
3 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.88%) PKI
3 1 (0.88%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.47%) Windows
2 21 (18.58%) Linux
3 12 (10.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (10.62%) UNIX
3 12 (10.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.71%) ITIL
2 33 (29.20%) Network Management
3 29 (25.66%) Load Balancing
3 29 (25.66%) Change Management
4 26 (23.01%) Service Delivery
5 25 (22.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (20.35%) Network Design
7 21 (18.58%) PRINCE2
8 20 (17.70%) PRINCE
8 20 (17.70%) Process Improvement
9 8 (7.08%) Asset Management
10 6 (5.31%) DevOps
11 5 (4.42%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (3.54%) Configuration Management
12 4 (3.54%) Problem Management
12 4 (3.54%) Vulnerability Management
13 3 (2.65%) Network Monitoring
13 3 (2.65%) Project Management
14 2 (1.77%) CRM
14 2 (1.77%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.62%) Perl
2 11 (9.73%) Bash Shell
2 11 (9.73%) PowerShell
2 11 (9.73%) Korn
3 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 78 (69.03%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (59.29%) CCNP
3 17 (15.04%) CCDP
4 15 (13.27%) CCNA
5 13 (11.50%) CCIE
6 12 (10.62%) SC Cleared
6 12 (10.62%) Security Cleared
7 7 (6.19%) CCDA
8 6 (5.31%) JNCIE
9 4 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.54%) CCSP
10 3 (2.65%) CCSE
10 3 (2.65%) CCSA
11 2 (1.77%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.58%) SLA
2 8 (7.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (17.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.73%) vCloud
2 11 (9.73%) vSphere
2 11 (9.73%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) UAG
3 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (22.12%) HP NNM
2 13 (11.50%) FortiGate
3 11 (9.73%) Ansible
3 11 (9.73%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (9.73%) Puppet
4 3 (2.65%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.65%) Cacti
5 1 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 94 (83.19%) Cisco
2 78 (69.03%) Juniper
3 37 (32.74%) HP
4 24 (21.24%) CheckPoint
5 20 (17.70%) VMware
6 17 (15.04%) Oracle
7 13 (11.50%) Fortinet
8 12 (10.62%) Red Hat
9 11 (9.73%) SaltStack
9 11 (9.73%) IBM
10 9 (7.96%) Microsoft
11 8 (7.08%) SolarWinds
12 7 (6.19%) Brocade
12 7 (6.19%) Sourcefire
13 6 (5.31%) Blue Coat
13 6 (5.31%) Crossbeam
14 5 (4.42%) Splunk
14 5 (4.42%) Aruba
15 4 (3.54%) Polycom
15 4 (3.54%) ServiceNow
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