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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 214 232 232
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 49 14 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.64% 0.20% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 0.40% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 43
Average salary £55,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
3589 3498 4357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 47.15% 48.75% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2940 2993 3684
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +2 17 £55,250 +30.00% 2
Hertfordshire +3 14 £57,500 +53.33%
Essex +10 11 £57,000 +14.00% 1
Suffolk - 7 £25,000 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 63 (75.00%) Cisco
1 63 (75.00%) Firewall
2 57 (67.86%) TCP/IP
3 51 (60.71%) MPLS
4 50 (59.52%) Juniper
5 47 (55.95%) CCNP
5 47 (55.95%) Cisco Certification
6 45 (53.57%) VPN
7 42 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 33 (39.29%) WAN
8 33 (39.29%) ITIL
8 33 (39.29%) BGP
9 32 (38.10%) LAN
9 32 (38.10%) OSPF
10 30 (35.71%) Finance
11 28 (33.33%) Service Delivery
11 28 (33.33%) SSL
12 27 (32.14%) HP
12 27 (32.14%) EIGRP
13 26 (30.95%) Network Management
14 25 (29.76%) Network Design
15 24 (28.57%) Wireless
16 23 (27.38%) Windows
17 22 (26.19%) PRINCE2
17 22 (26.19%) BIG-IP
18 19 (22.62%) Linux
18 19 (22.62%) RIP
19 18 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
19 18 (21.43%) VLAN
20 17 (20.24%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (17.86%) IIS
2 3 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.38%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.19%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 15 (17.86%) MS Office
1 15 (17.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (75.00%) Firewall
2 57 (67.86%) TCP/IP
3 51 (60.71%) MPLS
4 45 (53.57%) VPN
5 33 (39.29%) WAN
5 33 (39.29%) BGP
6 32 (38.10%) OSPF
6 32 (38.10%) LAN
7 28 (33.33%) SSL
8 27 (32.14%) EIGRP
9 24 (28.57%) Wireless
10 22 (26.19%) BIG-IP
11 19 (22.62%) RIP
12 18 (21.43%) VLAN
13 17 (20.24%) Network Security
13 17 (20.24%) DWDM
13 17 (20.24%) HSRP
14 14 (16.67%) Multicast
15 13 (15.48%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.38%) Subversion
2 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (35.71%) Finance
2 12 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Games
4 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 19 (22.62%) Architect
2 19 (22.62%) Network Architect
3 13 (15.48%) Network Specialist
4 9 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Network Support
5 8 (9.52%) Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Security Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Technical Account Manager
7 6 (7.14%) Technical Manager
7 6 (7.14%) Account Manager
7 6 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Cisco Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Cisco Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Statistics
2 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.38%) Online Games
5 1 (1.19%) SecurID
5 1 (1.19%) PKI
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.38%) Windows
2 19 (22.62%) Linux
3 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (15.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.57%) UNIX
7 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.29%) ITIL
2 28 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 26 (30.95%) Network Management
4 25 (29.76%) Network Design
5 22 (26.19%) PRINCE2
6 18 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (19.05%) Incident Management
8 14 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 14 (16.67%) Change Management
8 14 (16.67%) Process Improvement
9 12 (14.29%) PRINCE
10 10 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (9.52%) Information Security
12 6 (7.14%) Risk Management
12 6 (7.14%) SIEM
13 5 (5.95%) Project Management
14 4 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
15 3 (3.57%) E-Commerce
16 2 (2.38%) Project Planning
17 1 (1.19%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (2.38%) Korn
2 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 47 (55.95%) CCNP
1 47 (55.95%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (11.90%) MCSE
3 8 (9.52%) CCDP
4 7 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.33%) CCIE
5 6 (7.14%) CCSP
5 6 (7.14%) CCDA
6 2 (2.38%) CCSA
6 2 (2.38%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.05%) SLA
2 6 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.38%) vSphere
1 2 (2.38%) vCloud
2 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (19.05%) HP NNM
2 5 (5.95%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.57%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.38%) Cacti
4 2 (2.38%) Puppet
4 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.38%) Ansible
5 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 63 (75.00%) Cisco
2 50 (59.52%) Juniper
3 42 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 27 (32.14%) HP
5 14 (16.67%) Oracle
5 14 (16.67%) VMware
6 13 (15.48%) Blue Coat
7 11 (13.10%) Crossbeam
8 6 (7.14%) TippingPoint
8 6 (7.14%) McAfee
9 4 (4.76%) Riverbed
9 4 (4.76%) Trend Micro
10 2 (2.38%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.38%) SaltStack
10 2 (2.38%) Symantec
10 2 (2.38%) Sourcefire
10 2 (2.38%) JBoss
10 2 (2.38%) IBM
11 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
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