Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F5 over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 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.

F5
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 238 228
Rank change year-on-year +47 -10 +19
Permanent jobs citing F5 38 30 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.72% 0.46% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.66% 1.03% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 38
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,083
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.74% +0.21%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,950 £31,525
90th Percentile £60,750 £67,500 £46,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +0.48%

F5 is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2286 2924 3167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.36% 44.38% 42.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1870 2124 2467
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing F5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in the East Midlands

F5
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for F5 in the East Midlands

F5
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 in the East Midlands

F5
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +18 21 £47,500 +28.38% 1
Derbyshire +8 13 £35,000 +7.69%
Leicestershire +20 2 £57,500 +38.55%
Northamptonshire +17 2 £57,500 +35.29%
F5
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for F5.

1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (92.11%) CheckPoint
3 23 (60.53%) Firewall
3 23 (60.53%) Data Centre
4 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (44.74%) Juniper
5 16 (42.11%) HP
5 16 (42.11%) CCNP
6 15 (39.47%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (36.84%) EMC
7 14 (36.84%) Citrix
7 14 (36.84%) NetApp
7 14 (36.84%) Linux
7 14 (36.84%) VMware
8 12 (31.58%) Load Balancing
9 11 (28.95%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (28.95%) Palo Alto
9 11 (28.95%) Unix
10 10 (26.32%) Windows
10 10 (26.32%) ITIL
11 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
11 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
11 9 (23.68%) IIS
11 9 (23.68%) LAN
11 9 (23.68%) WAN
12 8 (21.05%) Wireshark
12 8 (21.05%) Network Management
13 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
13 7 (18.42%) NAS
13 7 (18.42%) XenApp

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (23.68%) IIS
2 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) Firewall
2 15 (39.47%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (28.95%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (23.68%) LAN
4 9 (23.68%) WAN
5 8 (21.05%) Wireshark
6 7 (18.42%) DNS
6 7 (18.42%) MPLS
6 7 (18.42%) NAS
6 7 (18.42%) NetScaler
6 7 (18.42%) Network Security
6 7 (18.42%) VSAN
7 6 (15.79%) TACACS
7 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (10.53%) HSRP
9 4 (10.53%) NX-OS
9 4 (10.53%) VRRP
9 4 (10.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Automotive
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Network Engineer
2 18 (47.37%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Support Engineer
4 11 (28.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (26.32%) Firewall Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) Applications Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) Applications Support
6 7 (18.42%) Applications Support Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) Cisco Support
6 7 (18.42%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) Linux Server Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) Linux Support
6 7 (18.42%) Linux Support Engineer
7 6 (15.79%) Network Support
7 6 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (13.16%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 4 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (10.53%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) Data Centre
2 7 (18.42%) CLARiiON
2 7 (18.42%) Clustering
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) Unix
3 10 (26.32%) Windows
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Load Balancing
2 10 (26.32%) ITIL
3 8 (21.05%) Network Management
4 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 6 (15.79%) Service Design
5 5 (13.16%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (13.16%) Fault Management
5 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Capacity Management
6 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) ITSM
6 4 (10.53%) Line Management
6 4 (10.53%) Low Latency
6 4 (10.53%) Runbook
6 4 (10.53%) Service Management
6 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.89%) DevOps
8 2 (5.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 4 (10.53%) Python
1 4 (10.53%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (42.11%) CCNP
3 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
3 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) CCSE
5 6 (15.79%) CCSA
6 5 (13.16%) CCIE
7 4 (10.53%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
1 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (18.42%) vCloud
1 7 (18.42%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (18.42%) Xen
1 7 (18.42%) XenApp
1 7 (18.42%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.63%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (92.11%) CheckPoint
3 17 (44.74%) Juniper
4 16 (42.11%) HP
5 14 (36.84%) Citrix
5 14 (36.84%) EMC
5 14 (36.84%) NetApp
5 14 (36.84%) VMware
6 11 (28.95%) Palo Alto
7 7 (18.42%) AppSense
7 7 (18.42%) Blue Coat
7 7 (18.42%) IBM
7 7 (18.42%) McAfee
7 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
7 7 (18.42%) Nokia
7 7 (18.42%) Oracle
7 7 (18.42%) Symantec
8 4 (10.53%) Aruba
8 4 (10.53%) Meraki
8 4 (10.53%) Sourcefire