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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 162 161
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1  
Permanent jobs citing F5 15 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.56% 0.30% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 0.66% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 25
Median salary £35,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.45% -2.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

F5 is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1093 1515 1504
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 40.81% 46.03% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1139 1185
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,075 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing F5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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
Derbyshire +16 7 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire +1 4 £35,000 -41.66%
Leicestershire +16 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Northamptonshire - 2 £58,750 -
F5
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 17 (85.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (65.00%) Juniper
4 12 (60.00%) VMware
5 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
6 10 (50.00%) NetApp
6 10 (50.00%) EMC
6 10 (50.00%) Linux
7 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (45.00%) Oracle
7 9 (45.00%) Windows
7 9 (45.00%) Citrix
7 9 (45.00%) DNS
7 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (45.00%) HP
7 9 (45.00%) Clustering
7 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
7 9 (45.00%) XenDesktop
7 9 (45.00%) NetScaler
8 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (40.00%) MPLS
9 7 (35.00%) McAfee
9 7 (35.00%) Symantec
9 7 (35.00%) Nokia
9 7 (35.00%) IBM
9 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (35.00%) IIS
9 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V

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 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) IIS
2 7 (35.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) DNS
1 9 (45.00%) NetScaler
2 8 (40.00%) MPLS
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) NAS
4 5 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (15.00%) DHCP
5 3 (15.00%) SSL
5 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.00%) VSAN
5 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (10.00%) FTP
6 2 (10.00%) HSRP
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
6 2 (10.00%) LDAP
6 2 (10.00%) POP3
6 2 (10.00%) SAN
6 2 (10.00%) Skype
6 2 (10.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Applications Support
3 7 (35.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco Support
3 7 (35.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Linux Server Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Linux Support
3 7 (35.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Firewall Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) MAPI
2 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (45.00%) Clustering
3 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.00%) CLARiiON
5 2 (10.00%) PKI
6 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.00%) Network Management
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) ITSM
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CCIE
1 6 (30.00%) CCNP
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) CCSE
3 2 (10.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (45.00%) XenDesktop
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (35.00%) vCloud
3 7 (35.00%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (35.00%) Xen
3 7 (35.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) ThinApp
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 17 (85.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (65.00%) Juniper
4 12 (60.00%) VMware
5 10 (50.00%) EMC
5 10 (50.00%) NetApp
6 9 (45.00%) Citrix
6 9 (45.00%) HP
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle
7 7 (35.00%) AppSense
7 7 (35.00%) IBM
7 7 (35.00%) McAfee
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (35.00%) Nokia
7 7 (35.00%) Symantec
8 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
9 3 (15.00%) Aruba
10 2 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (10.00%) Meraki
10 2 (10.00%) Ubiquiti