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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 109 119 135
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs citing F5 30 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.49% 1.35% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 3.05% 2.69% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 11
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% -4.34%
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
983 1191 1265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 48.71% 50.17% 54.60%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1018 1018
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £66,500
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 - 10 £37,500 - 1
St Albans - 4 £70,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -4 2 - -
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 45 (84.91%) Cisco
2 36 (67.92%) Firewall
3 35 (66.04%) CheckPoint
4 31 (58.49%) LAN
4 31 (58.49%) Change Control
5 30 (56.60%) CCNP
5 30 (56.60%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (45.28%) Load Balancing
7 22 (41.51%) WAN
8 20 (37.74%) Juniper
9 18 (33.96%) Wireless
10 17 (32.08%) Finance
10 17 (32.08%) Asset Management
10 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
10 17 (32.08%) Data Centre
11 16 (30.19%) Problem Management
11 16 (30.19%) Incident Management
11 16 (30.19%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (30.19%) SSL
11 16 (30.19%) CCNA
12 15 (28.30%) CCSA
12 15 (28.30%) Network Security
13 14 (26.42%) PCI DSS
13 14 (26.42%) Cisco IPT
13 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
13 14 (26.42%) VMware
13 14 (26.42%) SLA
13 14 (26.42%) ITIL
13 14 (26.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 13 (24.53%) Cisco Nexus

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 6 (11.32%) Apache
1 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (67.92%) Firewall
2 31 (58.49%) LAN
3 22 (41.51%) WAN
4 18 (33.96%) Wireless
5 16 (30.19%) SSL
5 16 (30.19%) Wi-Fi
6 15 (28.30%) Network Security
7 14 (26.42%) Cisco IPT
7 14 (26.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 13 (24.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (18.87%) IPsec
10 10 (18.87%) VPN
11 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
12 8 (15.09%) BIG-IP
13 6 (11.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 6 (11.32%) Unified Communications
13 6 (11.32%) WLAN
14 5 (9.43%) Wireshark
15 4 (7.55%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.32%) Financial Institution
4 5 (9.43%) Local Government
5 2 (3.77%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Network Engineer
2 16 (30.19%) Architect
3 11 (20.75%) Technical Architect
4 10 (18.87%) Network Architect
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Network Security Architect
7 5 (9.43%) Network Technical Architect
7 5 (9.43%) Security Architect
7 5 (9.43%) Security Technical Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Network Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Network Security Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Product Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Data Centre
2 11 (20.75%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.32%) Clustering
3 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.32%) User Experience
4 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.66%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.66%) Statistics
6 2 (3.77%) Fintech
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.77%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
4 1 (1.89%) Debian
4 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Change Control
2 24 (45.28%) Load Balancing
3 17 (32.08%) Asset Management
4 16 (30.19%) Incident Management
4 16 (30.19%) Problem Management
5 14 (26.42%) ITIL
6 13 (24.53%) Presales
7 11 (20.75%) Data Protection
7 11 (20.75%) High Availability
7 11 (20.75%) Mentoring
7 11 (20.75%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (11.32%) Business Process Improvement
8 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
8 6 (11.32%) DevOps
8 6 (11.32%) Human Resource Management
8 6 (11.32%) Migration
8 6 (11.32%) Process Improvement
8 6 (11.32%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) Java
2 6 (11.32%) Bash Shell
2 6 (11.32%) Perl
2 6 (11.32%) Python
2 6 (11.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (56.60%) CCNP
1 30 (56.60%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
3 16 (30.19%) CCNA
4 15 (28.30%) CCSA
5 7 (13.21%) CCIE
6 6 (11.32%) RHCE
7 5 (9.43%) CCDP
7 5 (9.43%) CISSP
7 5 (9.43%) Degree
7 5 (9.43%) GIAC
7 5 (9.43%) ISACA
7 5 (9.43%) SANS
8 1 (1.89%) CCDA
8 1 (1.89%) CCSE
8 1 (1.89%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.89%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.89%) MCP
8 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) PCI DSS
1 14 (26.42%) SLA
2 6 (11.32%) ISO 8583
3 5 (9.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (9.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (9.43%) XenApp
3 5 (9.43%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Puppet
1 6 (11.32%) Salt
1 6 (11.32%) TrustSec
2 5 (9.43%) QRadar
2 5 (9.43%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 45 (84.91%) Cisco
2 35 (66.04%) CheckPoint
3 20 (37.74%) Juniper
4 14 (26.42%) VMware
5 13 (24.53%) Computacenter
6 11 (20.75%) Citrix
6 11 (20.75%) Cyber-Ark
6 11 (20.75%) Fortinet
6 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
6 11 (20.75%) Symantec
7 10 (18.87%) Palo Alto
8 8 (15.09%) Brocade
8 8 (15.09%) Splunk
9 7 (13.21%) HP
9 7 (13.21%) Intel Security
10 6 (11.32%) Blue Coat
11 5 (9.43%) AppSense
11 5 (9.43%) Forcepoint
11 5 (9.43%) Intel
11 5 (9.43%) Sourcefire
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