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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 119 130 132
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing F5 32 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.32% 0.52% 0.100%
As % of the Vendors category 2.69% 1.00% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 1
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +60.00%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1190 1204 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.25% 51.70% 52.20%
Number of salaries quoted 999 982 793
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Rickmansworth - 11 £55,000 -
Watford -4 10 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 42 (89.36%) Cisco
2 32 (68.09%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (61.70%) CCNP
3 29 (61.70%) Firewall
4 27 (57.45%) Network Design
5 22 (46.81%) Finance
5 22 (46.81%) Juniper
6 19 (40.43%) Network Security
7 16 (34.04%) Network Architecture
7 16 (34.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (31.91%) BGP
9 14 (29.79%) OSPF
9 14 (29.79%) LAN
9 14 (29.79%) Data Centre
9 14 (29.79%) BIG-IP
9 14 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (27.66%) Degree
10 13 (27.66%) HND
10 13 (27.66%) CCDP
11 12 (25.53%) MPLS
11 12 (25.53%) SDLC
12 11 (23.40%) CheckPoint
12 11 (23.40%) WAN
13 10 (21.28%) RIP
13 10 (21.28%) VPN
13 10 (21.28%) Wireless
14 9 (19.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 9 (19.15%) SolarWinds
14 9 (19.15%) VLAN
15 8 (17.02%) VMware

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.51%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (61.70%) Firewall
2 19 (40.43%) Network Security
3 16 (34.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (31.91%) BGP
5 14 (29.79%) BIG-IP
5 14 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (29.79%) OSPF
5 14 (29.79%) LAN
6 12 (25.53%) MPLS
7 11 (23.40%) WAN
8 10 (21.28%) RIP
8 10 (21.28%) VPN
8 10 (21.28%) Wireless
9 9 (19.15%) VLAN
9 9 (19.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (14.89%) EIGRP
10 7 (14.89%) SSL
11 6 (12.77%) DNS
11 6 (12.77%) DHCP
11 6 (12.77%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.13%) OLAP
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Retail
3 4 (8.51%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Network Engineer
2 17 (36.17%) Architect
3 16 (34.04%) Network Architect
4 10 (21.28%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Build Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Network Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Network Support
7 1 (2.13%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.51%) EFT
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
1 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (6.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Network Design
2 16 (34.04%) Network Architecture
3 12 (25.53%) SDLC
4 6 (12.77%) Load Balancing
4 6 (12.77%) Network Management
4 6 (12.77%) Change Management
5 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.51%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.51%) SIEM
5 4 (8.51%) Change Control
5 4 (8.51%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (8.51%) Resource Management
5 4 (8.51%) Business Process Improvement
6 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.26%) ITIL
7 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (68.09%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (61.70%) CCNP
3 13 (27.66%) HND
3 13 (27.66%) Degree
3 13 (27.66%) CCDP
4 7 (14.89%) CCNA
5 4 (8.51%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) Terminal Services
2 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.51%) vSphere
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) HP NNM
1 3 (6.38%) Cacti
2 1 (2.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 42 (89.36%) Cisco
2 22 (46.81%) Juniper
3 11 (23.40%) CheckPoint
4 9 (19.15%) SolarWinds
5 8 (17.02%) VMware
6 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.51%) Tripwire
7 4 (8.51%) Fortinet
7 4 (8.51%) Sophos
8 3 (6.38%) Crossbeam
8 3 (6.38%) HP
9 2 (4.26%) Splunk
9 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle
10 1 (2.13%) SAP
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