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 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 75 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 24 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.91% 0.42% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.66% 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
F5
East of England

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
655 520 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 52.19% 54.00% 48.17%
Number of salaries quoted 512 411 368
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 January 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in Essex

F5
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Essex 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
Brentwood - 9 £50,000 - 1
Colchester +1 2 £48,750 -2.50%
Chelmsford - 1 £37,000 - 1
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 25 (69.44%) Cisco
1 25 (69.44%) Load Balancing
2 21 (58.33%) ITIL
3 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (50.00%) Firewall
5 16 (44.44%) CCNP
6 15 (41.67%) Juniper
7 12 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 12 (33.33%) LAN
7 12 (33.33%) Perl
7 12 (33.33%) Windows
7 12 (33.33%) Linux
7 12 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V
8 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
8 11 (30.56%) Korn
8 11 (30.56%) WebSphere
8 11 (30.56%) BIG-IP
8 11 (30.56%) Subversion
8 11 (30.56%) GlassFish
8 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
8 11 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (30.56%) vSphere
8 11 (30.56%) Bash Shell
8 11 (30.56%) Puppet
8 11 (30.56%) vCloud
8 11 (30.56%) OpenStack
8 11 (30.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (30.56%) Opscode Chef

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 11 (30.56%) WebSphere
1 11 (30.56%) GlassFish
1 11 (30.56%) OpenStack
1 11 (30.56%) JBoss
1 11 (30.56%) Tomcat
1 11 (30.56%) WebLogic
1 11 (30.56%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) Lync
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) Firewall
2 12 (33.33%) LAN
3 11 (30.56%) BIG-IP
3 11 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (30.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
3 11 (30.56%) DNS
3 11 (30.56%) MPLS
4 10 (27.78%) WAN
5 8 (22.22%) SSL
5 8 (22.22%) VPN
5 8 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (22.22%) Network Security
6 7 (19.44%) BGP
7 6 (16.67%) OSPF
7 6 (16.67%) FWSM
8 5 (13.89%) Multicast
9 4 (11.11%) Wireless
9 4 (11.11%) SAN
9 4 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) Relational Database
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
1 11 (30.56%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Network Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Support
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Design Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Principal Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Design Authority
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Design Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) XMPP
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
1 12 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (30.56%) UNIX
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Load Balancing
2 21 (58.33%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) Change Management
4 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.33%) Network Design
5 3 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Line Management
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) Network Management
7 1 (2.78%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Perl
2 11 (30.56%) Korn
2 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
2 11 (30.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (44.44%) CCNP
3 7 (19.44%) CCNA
3 7 (19.44%) CCDA
4 5 (13.89%) CCDP
5 4 (11.11%) CCIE
5 4 (11.11%) CCSP
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.56%) CCSA
7 2 (5.56%) CCSE
8 1 (2.78%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.78%) JNCIE
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V
1 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (30.56%) vSphere
1 11 (30.56%) vCloud
2 1 (2.78%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Puppet
1 11 (30.56%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (30.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Cisco
2 15 (41.67%) Juniper
3 12 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 11 (30.56%) SaltStack
4 11 (30.56%) VMware
4 11 (30.56%) Oracle
4 11 (30.56%) IBM
5 7 (19.44%) HP
6 6 (16.67%) Brocade
7 3 (8.33%) Sourcefire
7 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.56%) Avaya
8 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.78%) Splunk
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