The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 127 123 165
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +42
Permanent jobs citing F5 18 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.76% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 0.57% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 1
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +52.77%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1261 879 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.21% 46.43% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 997 665 1247
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

F5
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

F5 Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

F5
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

F5
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Stevenage +21 9 £40,000 -30.43%
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £45,000 -
Watford - 2 - - 2
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (81.25%) Firewall
3 21 (65.63%) Juniper
3 21 (65.63%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (62.50%) CheckPoint
5 19 (59.38%) CCNP
6 18 (56.25%) Network Security
7 14 (43.75%) VPN
7 14 (43.75%) Network Design
8 13 (40.63%) VLAN
9 12 (37.50%) LAN
10 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
10 11 (34.38%) MPLS
10 11 (34.38%) Finance
11 10 (31.25%) Junos
11 10 (31.25%) Multicast
11 10 (31.25%) IP Telephony
11 10 (31.25%) WAN
12 9 (28.13%) DHCP
12 9 (28.13%) Fortinet
12 9 (28.13%) FirePass
12 9 (28.13%) DNS
12 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
12 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
12 9 (28.13%) FortiGate
13 8 (25.00%) Wireless
13 8 (25.00%) IPsec
14 7 (21.88%) Wireshark
14 7 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 26 (81.25%) Firewall
2 18 (56.25%) Network Security
3 14 (43.75%) VPN
4 13 (40.63%) VLAN
5 12 (37.50%) LAN
6 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
6 11 (34.38%) MPLS
7 10 (31.25%) IP Telephony
7 10 (31.25%) WAN
7 10 (31.25%) Junos
7 10 (31.25%) Multicast
8 9 (28.13%) FirePass
8 9 (28.13%) DHCP
8 9 (28.13%) DNS
9 8 (25.00%) Wireless
9 8 (25.00%) IPsec
10 7 (21.88%) Wireshark
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Games
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Architect
2 11 (34.38%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Security Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Network Architect
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IP Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior IP Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.50%) Statistics
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) FMCG
3 2 (6.25%) Blog
4 1 (3.13%) Online Games
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Network Design
2 6 (18.75%) Network Management
3 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
4 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Matrix Management
5 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 21 (65.63%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (59.38%) CCNP
3 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
3 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) CCDP
5 5 (15.63%) CCIE
6 2 (6.25%) CCNA
7 1 (3.13%) ISEB
7 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) FortiGate
2 3 (9.38%) Cacti
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (65.63%) Juniper
3 20 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 9 (28.13%) Fortinet
5 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds
6 6 (18.75%) Blue Coat
7 5 (15.63%) Crossbeam
8 4 (12.50%) Splunk
8 4 (12.50%) ServiceNow
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle
9 1 (3.13%) BMC
9 1 (3.13%) CA
9 1 (3.13%) EMC
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: depends on experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
AX Intelligence
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum or competitive contract rate
Posted: 20 days ago