The table below looks at the statistics for FirePass skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FirePass over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks FirePass
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing FirePass 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20571 18433 22281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 17.34% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16274 14952 18254
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FirePass
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FirePass within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FirePass Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FirePass
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FirePass within the UK.

FirePass Salary Trend in the UK

FirePass
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing FirePass 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 FirePass.

1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
1 3 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (100.00%) CCSA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) NetScreen
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) CCSP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) SunGard
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Mercator
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS

FirePass
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing FirePass 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 FirePass. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetScreen
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
1 3 (100.00%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) SunGard
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Mercator
3 1 (33.33%) Websense
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
Chertsey, Surrey
F5 Networks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago