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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 131 141 140
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing F5 23 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.97% 0.47% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 1.82% 0.91% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 2
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -6.12%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
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
1262 1315 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.00% 51.59% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1075 853
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 - 7 £55,000 -
Watford +3 5 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - - 1
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 29 (78.38%) Cisco
2 22 (59.46%) Firewall
3 19 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (45.95%) CCNP
4 17 (45.95%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (40.54%) Juniper
6 13 (35.14%) Network Design
6 13 (35.14%) Load Balancing
7 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
8 11 (29.73%) BGP
9 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
9 10 (27.03%) MPLS
9 10 (27.03%) OSPF
9 10 (27.03%) Network Security
9 10 (27.03%) Finance
10 9 (24.32%) BIG-IP
11 8 (21.62%) Network Architecture
11 8 (21.62%) LAN
11 8 (21.62%) WAN
12 7 (18.92%) HND
12 7 (18.92%) CCDP
12 7 (18.92%) VPN
12 7 (18.92%) EIGRP
12 7 (18.92%) SDLC
12 7 (18.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (18.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 7 (18.92%) Degree
13 6 (16.22%) SolarWinds
13 6 (16.22%) CCNA
13 6 (16.22%) RIP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (10.81%) Lync
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) Firewall
2 17 (45.95%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (29.73%) BGP
4 10 (27.03%) Network Security
4 10 (27.03%) MPLS
4 10 (27.03%) OSPF
5 9 (24.32%) BIG-IP
6 8 (21.62%) LAN
6 8 (21.62%) WAN
7 7 (18.92%) VPN
7 7 (18.92%) EIGRP
7 7 (18.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (18.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (16.22%) RIP
9 4 (10.81%) FTP
9 4 (10.81%) Wireless
9 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (8.11%) VLAN
10 3 (8.11%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (8.11%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Architect
2 10 (27.03%) Network Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Network Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Network Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Network Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Network Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Network Support
6 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) EFT
3 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) DTV
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
1 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Load Balancing
1 13 (35.14%) Network Design
2 8 (21.62%) Network Architecture
3 7 (18.92%) SDLC
4 5 (13.51%) Change Management
5 4 (10.81%) SIEM
6 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.70%) Time Management
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.70%) Service Management
7 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Line Management
7 1 (2.70%) Network Management
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.70%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (45.95%) CCNP
3 7 (18.92%) HND
3 7 (18.92%) Degree
3 7 (18.92%) CCDP
4 6 (16.22%) CCNA
5 3 (8.11%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Terminal Services
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Cacti
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Cisco
2 15 (40.54%) Juniper
3 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
4 6 (16.22%) SolarWinds
5 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.81%) Sophos
6 4 (10.81%) VMware
6 4 (10.81%) CA
6 4 (10.81%) Tripwire
6 4 (10.81%) Fortinet
7 3 (8.11%) Crossbeam
8 1 (2.70%) Splunk
8 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.70%) SAP
8 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) Citrix
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Fully flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 10 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Fully flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 17 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago