The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
Rank 77 96 68
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -28
Permanent jobs citing F5 8 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.86% 1.02% 2.47%
As % of the Vendors category 1.86% 2.32% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 25
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
429 518 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.98% 43.86% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 312 379 509
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

F5
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Essex region.

F5 Salary Trend in Essex

F5
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

F5 Salary Histogram in Essex

F5
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +21 4 - -
Colchester +9 3 £57,500 +35.29%
Basildon - 1 £60,000 -
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for F5.

1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Internet
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
4 5 (45.45%) Infoblox
4 5 (45.45%) Change Control
5 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (36.36%) Splunk
5 4 (36.36%) Opsview
5 4 (36.36%) Security Auditing
5 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Wiki
5 4 (36.36%) GlassFish
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) DataPower
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (36.36%) Nagios
5 4 (36.36%) Middleware
5 4 (36.36%) IBM
5 4 (36.36%) BCP
5 4 (36.36%) LDAP
5 4 (36.36%) JBoss

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) GlassFish
1 4 (36.36%) JBoss
1 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) iTunes
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) LDAP
4 4 (36.36%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (27.27%) BGP
5 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
5 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (27.27%) OSPF
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) DMVPN
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) NetScreen
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Support
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Check Point Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Security Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Mobility Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Network Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Check Point Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) Middleware
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
1 4 (36.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) DataPower
1 4 (36.36%) Wiki
2 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
3 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
3 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
4 1 (9.09%) CMDB
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) Change Control
2 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 4 (36.36%) BCP
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Security Auditing
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (9.09%) High Availability
6 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCSE
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Nagios
1 4 (36.36%) Opsview
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Infoblox
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Splunk
3 3 (27.27%) Apple
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) Clearswift
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) Proofpoint
3 3 (27.27%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
4 2 (18.18%) Imperva
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Kofax
5 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto