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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 137 130 120
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing F5 8 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.37% 0.65% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 1.22% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 9
Average salary £66,250 £44,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.56% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £51,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1139 1068 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 52.93% 53.40% 48.22%
Number of salaries quoted 963 836 694
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 -4 1 £65,000 +62.50% 1
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (88.57%) Cisco
2 24 (68.57%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (68.57%) Firewall
3 22 (62.86%) High Availability
4 20 (57.14%) CCNP
4 20 (57.14%) Juniper
5 19 (54.29%) Network Design
5 19 (54.29%) Network Architecture
6 16 (45.71%) MPLS
6 16 (45.71%) OSPF
7 15 (42.86%) LAN
8 14 (40.00%) DHCP
8 14 (40.00%) DNS
8 14 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (37.14%) CCDP
9 13 (37.14%) BGP
10 12 (34.29%) CheckPoint
10 12 (34.29%) WAN
10 12 (34.29%) Network Security
11 11 (31.43%) VPN
12 10 (28.57%) RIP
12 10 (28.57%) Finance
12 10 (28.57%) Network Management
12 10 (28.57%) HSRP
13 9 (25.71%) Wireless
13 9 (25.71%) Internet
14 8 (22.86%) VRRP
14 8 (22.86%) BIG-IP
14 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 7 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.86%) Lync
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (68.57%) Firewall
2 16 (45.71%) MPLS
2 16 (45.71%) OSPF
3 15 (42.86%) LAN
4 14 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (40.00%) DHCP
4 14 (40.00%) DNS
5 13 (37.14%) BGP
6 12 (34.29%) Network Security
6 12 (34.29%) WAN
7 11 (31.43%) VPN
8 10 (28.57%) HSRP
8 10 (28.57%) RIP
9 9 (25.71%) Internet
9 9 (25.71%) Wireless
10 8 (22.86%) BIG-IP
10 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 8 (22.86%) VRRP
11 7 (20.00%) Extranet
11 7 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.86%) OLAP
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Games
2 5 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Architect
2 19 (54.29%) Network Architect
3 11 (31.43%) Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) SAN Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Build Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Network Design Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Design Authority
7 1 (2.86%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) OLE
2 2 (5.71%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.86%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) PKI
2 3 (8.57%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) iPad
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Unix
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) High Availability
2 19 (54.29%) Network Architecture
2 19 (54.29%) Network Design
3 10 (28.57%) Network Management
4 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (17.14%) SDLC
5 5 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.71%) Coaching
7 2 (5.71%) Computer Security
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security
7 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.86%) Change Control
8 1 (2.86%) Human Resource Management
8 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 24 (68.57%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (57.14%) CCNP
3 13 (37.14%) CCDP
4 7 (20.00%) CCNA
4 7 (20.00%) Degree
4 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) CCIE
5 5 (14.29%) CCSA
5 5 (14.29%) HND
6 3 (8.57%) CCDA
6 3 (8.57%) CCSE
6 3 (8.57%) CCSP
7 2 (5.71%) JNCIE
7 2 (5.71%) JNCIP
7 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Cacti
2 3 (8.57%) HP NNM
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (5.71%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.86%) SCCM
4 1 (2.86%) SCOM
4 1 (2.86%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) Cisco
2 20 (57.14%) Juniper
3 12 (34.29%) CheckPoint
4 5 (14.29%) Crossbeam
4 5 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 5 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 3 (8.57%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Tandberg
6 2 (5.71%) VMware
7 1 (2.86%) Avaya
7 1 (2.86%) Computacenter
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) McAfee
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.86%) Nintex
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle
7 1 (2.86%) SAP
Hertfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago