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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 88 96 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing F5 12 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.99% 0.57% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 1.02% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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
529 788 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.43% 56.41% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 385 655 456
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Basildon - 4 - -
Brentwood - 2 £50,000 -
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (74.42%) Cisco
2 30 (69.77%) Load Balancing
3 27 (62.79%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (58.14%) Firewall
5 19 (44.19%) CCNP
6 18 (41.86%) Windows
7 17 (39.53%) ITIL
7 17 (39.53%) Juniper
8 16 (37.21%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (34.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (34.88%) CCNA
10 13 (30.23%) LAN
11 12 (27.91%) Linux
11 12 (27.91%) Perl
11 12 (27.91%) SSL
11 12 (27.91%) Red Hat
11 12 (27.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (25.58%) Hyper-V
12 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
12 11 (25.58%) GlassFish
12 11 (25.58%) BIG-IP
12 11 (25.58%) Korn
12 11 (25.58%) WebSphere
12 11 (25.58%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (25.58%) vCloud
12 11 (25.58%) OpenStack
12 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
12 11 (25.58%) IBM SmartCloud
12 11 (25.58%) Ansible
12 11 (25.58%) SaltStack

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (25.58%) GlassFish
1 11 (25.58%) WebSphere
1 11 (25.58%) OpenStack
1 11 (25.58%) WebLogic
1 11 (25.58%) IIS
1 11 (25.58%) JBoss
1 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.30%) Lync
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) IBM SmartCloud
1 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (25.58%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) Firewall
2 16 (37.21%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (34.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (30.23%) LAN
5 12 (27.91%) SSL
6 11 (25.58%) BIG-IP
6 11 (25.58%) DNS
7 10 (23.26%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (23.26%) VPN
7 10 (23.26%) Network Security
8 8 (18.60%) WAN
8 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
8 8 (18.60%) MPLS
8 8 (18.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (13.95%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (13.95%) FWSM
10 5 (11.63%) Wireless
10 5 (11.63%) BGP
11 4 (9.30%) NetScreen
11 4 (9.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
1 11 (25.58%) Subversion
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Legal
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Security Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Network Support
5 6 (13.95%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco Support
7 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Network Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Network Design Architect
10 1 (2.33%) Network Technical Architect
10 1 (2.33%) Technical Design Authority
10 1 (2.33%) Technical Design Architect
10 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
10 1 (2.33%) Principal Architect
10 1 (2.33%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Data Integration
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 12 (27.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (25.58%) UNIX
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Load Balancing
2 17 (39.53%) ITIL
3 11 (25.58%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (23.26%) Change Management
5 8 (18.60%) DevOps
6 7 (16.28%) Problem Management
7 6 (13.95%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.65%) Network Architecture
11 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (2.33%) Network Management
11 1 (2.33%) Line Management
11 1 (2.33%) Low Latency
11 1 (2.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) Perl
2 11 (25.58%) Korn
2 11 (25.58%) PowerShell
2 11 (25.58%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (62.79%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (44.19%) CCNP
3 15 (34.88%) CCNA
4 6 (13.95%) CCSA
4 6 (13.95%) CCDP
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (6.98%) CCIE
7 2 (4.65%) CCSE
7 2 (4.65%) CCDA
7 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.33%) JNCIE
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Hyper-V
1 11 (25.58%) vCloud
1 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (25.58%) vSphere
2 3 (6.98%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (25.58%) Ansible
1 11 (25.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) Cisco
2 17 (39.53%) Juniper
3 12 (27.91%) Red Hat
4 11 (25.58%) SaltStack
4 11 (25.58%) IBM
4 11 (25.58%) Oracle
4 11 (25.58%) VMware
5 9 (20.93%) CheckPoint
6 8 (18.60%) HP
6 8 (18.60%) Brocade
7 6 (13.95%) Avaya
8 5 (11.63%) SolarWinds
9 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat
9 4 (9.30%) Nortel
9 4 (9.30%) Infoblox
10 3 (6.98%) Sourcefire
11 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
12 1 (2.33%) Splunk
12 1 (2.33%) Zeacom
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