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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks FirePass
Rank 913 946 -
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -
Permanent jobs citing FirePass 2 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.009% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.012% 0.055% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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
16241 18264 21126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 16.73% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13436 15156 16686
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 4 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 27 August 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
England +48 2 £45,000 -25.00%
London +34 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £45,000 -

FirePass
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) WAP
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) PBX
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) Handset
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Mitel
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (50.00%) Cacti
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning

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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) MPLS
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) PBX
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) DMZ
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) WAP
2 1 (25.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Handset
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCVP
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cacti
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) Mitel
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec