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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 113 129 135
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing F5 21 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.98% 0.82% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% 1.62% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 8
Median salary £38,750 £57,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.60% +17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £59,750 £57,550
UK excluding London median 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
968 1113 1338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 45.07% 50.82% 55.31%
Number of salaries quoted 740 922 1075
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £37,500 -
Watford -5 7 £65,000 +13.04%
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 50 (96.15%) Cisco
2 39 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 34 (65.38%) LAN
4 32 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (61.54%) Firewall
5 31 (59.62%) Change Control
6 29 (55.77%) CCNP
7 26 (50.00%) WAN
7 26 (50.00%) Load Balancing
8 23 (44.23%) CCNA
9 22 (42.31%) Juniper
9 22 (42.31%) Data Centre
10 20 (38.46%) Asset Management
10 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
11 19 (36.54%) CCSA
11 19 (36.54%) Palo Alto
12 18 (34.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 18 (34.62%) Wi-Fi
12 18 (34.62%) Wireless
12 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
12 18 (34.62%) SLA
12 18 (34.62%) ITIL
12 18 (34.62%) Cisco IPT
12 18 (34.62%) Problem Management
12 18 (34.62%) Incident Management
13 16 (30.77%) Symantec
13 16 (30.77%) Presales
14 15 (28.85%) Computacenter
15 14 (26.92%) Network Security
15 14 (26.92%) Fortinet

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 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.85%) MS Project
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) IaaS
1 4 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (65.38%) LAN
2 32 (61.54%) Firewall
3 26 (50.00%) WAN
4 18 (34.62%) Cisco IPT
4 18 (34.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 18 (34.62%) Wi-Fi
4 18 (34.62%) Wireless
5 14 (26.92%) Network Security
6 12 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (21.15%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (19.23%) VPN
9 9 (17.31%) IPsec
9 9 (17.31%) SSL
9 9 (17.31%) WLAN
10 6 (11.54%) Unified Communications
11 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
11 2 (3.85%) VLAN
11 2 (3.85%) Wireshark
12 1 (1.92%) DMVPN
12 1 (1.92%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 9 (17.31%) Finance
3 5 (9.62%) Local Government
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Network Engineer
2 16 (30.77%) Architect
3 13 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 8 (15.38%) Network Architect
5 7 (13.46%) Security Architect
5 7 (13.46%) Security Technical Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Network Security Architect
7 5 (9.62%) Network Technical Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Design Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Network Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Security Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (42.31%) Data Centre
2 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.54%) User Experience
4 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.85%) Statistics
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.92%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
1 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Change Control
2 26 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 20 (38.46%) Asset Management
4 18 (34.62%) Incident Management
4 18 (34.62%) ITIL
4 18 (34.62%) Problem Management
5 16 (30.77%) Presales
6 13 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 13 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (19.23%) SIEM
8 8 (15.38%) Migration
9 7 (13.46%) Analytics
9 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
9 7 (13.46%) People Management
9 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
9 7 (13.46%) SABSA
9 7 (13.46%) TOGAF
10 5 (9.62%) Compliance Audit
10 5 (9.62%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 5 (9.62%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (55.77%) CCNP
3 23 (44.23%) CCNA
4 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 19 (36.54%) CCSA
6 10 (19.23%) CCIE
6 10 (19.23%) CISSP
7 7 (13.46%) GIAC
7 7 (13.46%) ISACA
7 7 (13.46%) SANS
8 3 (5.77%) CCDP
9 2 (3.85%) Degree
10 1 (1.92%) CCDA
10 1 (1.92%) CCSE
10 1 (1.92%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.92%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (34.62%) SLA
2 9 (17.31%) PCI DSS
3 7 (13.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 7 (13.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (9.62%) XenApp
2 5 (9.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) QRadar
1 7 (13.46%) RSA Security Analytics
2 6 (11.54%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 50 (96.15%) Cisco
2 39 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 22 (42.31%) Juniper
4 19 (36.54%) Palo Alto
5 16 (30.77%) Symantec
6 15 (28.85%) Computacenter
7 14 (26.92%) Fortinet
8 13 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
9 12 (23.08%) VMware
10 11 (21.15%) Citrix
11 10 (19.23%) Blue Coat
12 9 (17.31%) Intel Security
12 9 (17.31%) Splunk
13 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
14 7 (13.46%) Forcepoint
14 7 (13.46%) IBM
14 7 (13.46%) Intel
14 7 (13.46%) Lancope
14 7 (13.46%) Sourcefire
14 7 (13.46%) Trend Micro