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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks FirePass
UK
Rank 856 925 943
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +18
Permanent jobs citing FirePass 1 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.021% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.007% 0.12% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 10
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary - £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
13616 17522 19424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.16% 17.15% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11135 14565 15686
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +79 1 £65,000 +30.00%
London +68 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Hounslow - 1 £65,000 -

FirePass
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCSP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

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 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5