The first table below looks at the demand for FirePass skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FirePass over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks FirePass
Rank 880 - 880
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FirePass 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% - 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.005% - 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £52,500 - £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 - £43,000
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19301 18727 19936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.64% 18.40% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15591 15151 16681
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
FirePass
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FirePass
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FirePass across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FirePass Jobs Demand Trend in England

FirePass
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FirePass across the England region.

FirePass Salary Trend in England

FirePass
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FirePass within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
South East - 1 £52,500 -
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FirePass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing FirePass 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 FirePass.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) CCSA
2 3 (75.00%) CCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) CCDP
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Nokia
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) CCSP
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Websense
3 2 (50.00%) NetScreen
3 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) iPad

FirePass
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing FirePass 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 FirePass. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) NetScreen
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) DMZ
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCSA
1 3 (75.00%) CCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCDP
2 2 (50.00%) CCSP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) Websense
2 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (25.00%) GFI Software
3 1 (25.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Mercator
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) SunGard