The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 53 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing F5 5 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.04% 1.09% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 2.12% 1.83% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
F5
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
236 327 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 49.06% 59.67% 64.78%
Number of salaries quoted 192 231 291
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,066 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

F5
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Watford region.

F5 Salary Trend in Watford

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for F5.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (66.67%) CCIE
4 3 (50.00%) DMVPN
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (33.33%) DWDM
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (33.33%) BGP
5 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Frame Relay
5 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (33.33%) FabricPath
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (33.33%) Multicast
5 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (33.33%) IOS XR
5 2 (33.33%) Brocade
5 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (33.33%) Degree

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) DMVPN
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (33.33%) DWDM
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) FabricPath
3 2 (33.33%) FCoE
3 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Frame Relay
3 2 (33.33%) FWSM
3 2 (33.33%) IOS XR
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) Multicast
3 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Data Security
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) CCDP
4 1 (16.67%) CCSE
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Brocade
4 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (16.67%) VMware