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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 125 134 131
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing F5 29 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.21% 0.65% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 2.39% 1.20% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 1
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -14.81%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
1212 1336 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.37% 53.96% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1092 813
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £65,000
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 3 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 3 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 - 10 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £47,500 -
Watford -11 4 £56,250 -2.17%
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £55,000 -
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 35 (79.55%) Cisco
2 26 (59.09%) Firewall
3 23 (52.27%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (50.00%) CCNP
5 18 (40.91%) Network Design
6 17 (38.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (36.36%) Finance
7 16 (36.36%) Juniper
8 15 (34.09%) Network Security
9 13 (29.55%) Network Architecture
9 13 (29.55%) BGP
10 12 (27.27%) OSPF
10 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
10 12 (27.27%) Load Balancing
11 11 (25.00%) LAN
11 11 (25.00%) WAN
12 10 (22.73%) HND
12 10 (22.73%) CCDP
12 10 (22.73%) MPLS
12 10 (22.73%) Degree
12 10 (22.73%) BIG-IP
12 10 (22.73%) SDLC
13 8 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 8 (18.18%) CheckPoint
14 7 (15.91%) RIP
14 7 (15.91%) VPN
15 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
15 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
15 6 (13.64%) VMware
15 6 (13.64%) Change Management

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (11.36%) SharePoint
1 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) Firewall
2 17 (38.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (34.09%) Network Security
4 13 (29.55%) BGP
5 12 (27.27%) OSPF
6 11 (25.00%) LAN
6 11 (25.00%) WAN
7 10 (22.73%) MPLS
7 10 (22.73%) BIG-IP
8 8 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (15.91%) VPN
9 7 (15.91%) RIP
10 6 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (11.36%) VLAN
11 5 (11.36%) EIGRP
12 4 (9.09%) SSL
12 4 (9.09%) Internet
12 4 (9.09%) FTP
12 4 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) OLAP
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 16 (36.36%) Architect
3 15 (34.09%) Network Architect
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Network Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Network Support
7 1 (2.27%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.09%) EFT
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Statistics
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
1 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (6.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Network Design
2 13 (29.55%) Network Architecture
3 12 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 10 (22.73%) SDLC
5 6 (13.64%) Change Management
6 4 (9.09%) SIEM
7 3 (6.82%) Network Management
7 3 (6.82%) ITIL
7 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.55%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.55%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (4.55%) Change Control
8 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.27%) Line Management
9 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (52.27%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (50.00%) CCNP
3 10 (22.73%) HND
3 10 (22.73%) Degree
3 10 (22.73%) CCDP
4 5 (11.36%) CCNA
5 2 (4.55%) CCSP
6 1 (2.27%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) Terminal Services
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) vSphere
4 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) Cisco
2 16 (36.36%) Juniper
3 8 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 6 (13.64%) VMware
4 6 (13.64%) SolarWinds
4 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.09%) CA
5 4 (9.09%) Tripwire
5 4 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 4 (9.09%) Sophos
6 2 (4.55%) Splunk
6 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.55%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle
7 1 (2.27%) EMC
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) Crossbeam
7 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
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