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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 119 137 150
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +13
Permanent jobs citing F5 21 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.02% 0.67% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.16% 1.22% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 5
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
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
973 1232 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.35% 54.83% 50.02%
Number of salaries quoted 784 946 1023
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,055 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.13%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 June 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

F5
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Welwyn Garden City +18 13 £46,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +22 4 £52,000 -5.45%
Watford +6 2 £55,000 +4.76%
Rickmansworth +5 1 £60,000 +9.09%
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 29 (90.63%) Firewall
2 23 (71.88%) Cisco
3 19 (59.38%) CCNP
3 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (50.00%) WAN
5 15 (46.88%) SSL
6 14 (43.75%) LAN
6 14 (43.75%) BIG-IP
6 14 (43.75%) High Availability
6 14 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
7 13 (40.63%) Linux
7 13 (40.63%) CCIE
8 12 (37.50%) OSPF
8 12 (37.50%) Finance
8 12 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 11 (34.38%) CheckPoint
9 11 (34.38%) PCI DSS
9 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (31.25%) Network Security
10 10 (31.25%) DNS
10 10 (31.25%) BGP
11 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
11 9 (28.13%) MPLS
11 9 (28.13%) Juniper
11 9 (28.13%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (28.13%) Wireless
11 9 (28.13%) Financial Institution
11 9 (28.13%) RHCE
11 9 (28.13%) Apache

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (28.13%) Apache
1 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (90.63%) Firewall
2 16 (50.00%) WAN
3 15 (46.88%) SSL
4 14 (43.75%) BIG-IP
4 14 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (43.75%) LAN
5 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
6 12 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 12 (37.50%) OSPF
7 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (31.25%) BGP
8 10 (31.25%) DNS
8 10 (31.25%) Network Security
9 9 (28.13%) MPLS
9 9 (28.13%) VPN
9 9 (28.13%) Wireless
10 6 (18.75%) DHCP
10 6 (18.75%) Internet
10 6 (18.75%) IPsec
11 5 (15.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Financial Institution
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Architect
2 10 (31.25%) Network Architect
3 9 (28.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Network Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Network Design Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) IT Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Juniper Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Server Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Server Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (9.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Clustering
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.38%) PKI
5 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 2 (6.25%) iPad
5 2 (6.25%) Statistics
6 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Unix
3 5 (15.63%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) CentOS
4 2 (6.25%) Debian
4 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) High Availability
2 9 (28.13%) Business Process Improvement
2 9 (28.13%) Change Control
2 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
2 9 (28.13%) Data Protection
2 9 (28.13%) DevOps
2 9 (28.13%) Human Resource Management
2 9 (28.13%) Network Architecture
2 9 (28.13%) Process Improvement
2 9 (28.13%) Risk Assessment
2 9 (28.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (15.63%) Network Design
4 5 (15.63%) Network Management
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (9.38%) Computer Security
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
1 9 (28.13%) Java
1 9 (28.13%) Perl
1 9 (28.13%) Python
1 9 (28.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) CCNP
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (40.63%) CCIE
3 9 (28.13%) RHCE
4 7 (21.88%) CCNA
4 7 (21.88%) Degree
5 6 (18.75%) CCDP
6 5 (15.63%) CCSE
7 4 (12.50%) CCDA
7 4 (12.50%) CCSA
8 3 (9.38%) CCSP
8 3 (9.38%) JNCIE
8 3 (9.38%) JNCIP
8 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
9 2 (6.25%) JNCIA
9 2 (6.25%) MCP
9 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) PCI DSS
2 9 (28.13%) ISO 8583
3 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Server
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Puppet
1 9 (28.13%) Salt
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Cisco
2 11 (34.38%) CheckPoint
3 9 (28.13%) Juniper
3 9 (28.13%) Palo Alto
4 4 (12.50%) Aruba
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.38%) Tandberg
6 2 (6.25%) Arqiva
6 2 (6.25%) Brocade
6 2 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Meraki
6 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
6 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.25%) Splunk
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya