The table below looks at the statistics for FirePass skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FirePass over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks FirePass
Rank 875 936 967
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +31
Permanent jobs citing FirePass 1 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.018% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.007% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 8
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary - £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%

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
15337 17646 20459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 16.62% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12446 14570 16479
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

FirePass
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing FirePass as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FirePass within the UK over the 3 months to 9 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
London +57 1 £65,000 +8.33%
England +52 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Hounslow +11 1 £65,000 +8.33%

FirePass
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing FirePass also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for FirePass.

1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Handset
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIP

FirePass
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) PBX
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
1 1 (33.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec