Period
to 22 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 February 2018 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 of England
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 257 209
Rank change year-on-year +2 -48 +55
Permanent jobs citing F5 113 115 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.91% 0.91% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 2.18% 2.21% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 92 90 128
East of England median annual salary £62,500 £48,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.53% -8.10% +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £26,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

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 of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,193 5,212 6,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 41.60% 41.19% 45.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,113 4,048 5,362
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,191 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in the East of England

F5
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for F5 in the East of England

F5
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for F5 in the East of England

F5
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +32 93 £65,000 +23.81% 4
Cambridgeshire -30 14 £45,000 +5.88%
Bedfordshire +10 6 £58,750 +6.82% 1
F5
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for F5.

1 106 (93.81%) Cisco
2 78 (69.03%) Data Centre
3 73 (64.60%) CheckPoint
3 73 (64.60%) Firewall
4 69 (61.06%) WAN
5 67 (59.29%) OSPF
6 66 (58.41%) BGP
6 66 (58.41%) Cisco ASA
7 65 (57.52%) Citrix
8 63 (55.75%) LAN
8 63 (55.75%) Palo Alto
9 58 (51.33%) VMware
9 58 (51.33%) Cisco IOS
10 57 (50.44%) VPN
11 53 (46.90%) E-Commerce
11 53 (46.90%) Fortinet
12 50 (44.25%) XML
13 49 (43.36%) HTTP
13 49 (43.36%) IGRP
13 49 (43.36%) NetScaler
14 48 (42.48%) Analytical Skills
14 48 (42.48%) Arista
14 48 (42.48%) MPLS
14 48 (42.48%) HTML
15 45 (39.82%) EIGRP
16 44 (38.94%) GLBP
17 40 (35.40%) Juniper
18 36 (31.86%) Network Security
19 34 (30.09%) Cisco Certification
20 33 (29.20%) DWDM

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (4.42%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.77%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.50%) Akamai
2 10 (8.85%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.77%) GitHub
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (64.60%) Firewall
2 69 (61.06%) WAN
3 67 (59.29%) OSPF
4 66 (58.41%) BGP
4 66 (58.41%) Cisco ASA
5 63 (55.75%) LAN
6 58 (51.33%) Cisco IOS
7 57 (50.44%) VPN
8 49 (43.36%) HTTP
8 49 (43.36%) IGRP
8 49 (43.36%) NetScaler
9 48 (42.48%) MPLS
10 45 (39.82%) EIGRP
11 44 (38.94%) GLBP
12 36 (31.86%) Network Security
13 33 (29.20%) DWDM
14 32 (28.32%) SSL
15 30 (26.55%) IPsec
16 19 (16.81%) DNS
17 16 (14.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.19%) Big Data
1 7 (6.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.73%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (10.62%) Finance
2 5 (4.42%) Electronics
3 1 (0.88%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (42.48%) Network Engineer
2 33 (29.20%) Senior Network Engineer
3 23 (20.35%) Security Engineer
4 17 (15.04%) Senior Security Engineer
5 13 (11.50%) Data Centre Engineer
6 12 (10.62%) Network Systems Engineer
6 12 (10.62%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) Consultant
7 7 (6.19%) Network Consultant
7 7 (6.19%) Network Security Consultant
7 7 (6.19%) Network Support
7 7 (6.19%) Security Consultant
7 7 (6.19%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Administrator
8 6 (5.31%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Network Administrator
9 5 (4.42%) Senior Network Administrator
10 4 (3.54%) Network Architect
10 4 (3.54%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (44.25%) XML
2 48 (42.48%) HTML
3 14 (12.39%) 802.1X
4 4 (3.54%) Middleware
5 2 (1.77%) JSON
5 2 (1.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 78 (69.03%) Data Centre
2 48 (42.48%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (13.27%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.42%) Digital TV
4 5 (4.42%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.42%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.77%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.88%) Clustering
7 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.88%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.66%) Linux
2 18 (15.93%) Unix
3 12 (10.62%) Windows
4 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) CentOS
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (46.90%) E-Commerce
2 32 (28.32%) Mentoring
3 23 (20.35%) DevOps
4 22 (19.47%) Load Balancing
5 15 (13.27%) Network Management
5 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
6 14 (12.39%) Network Design
6 14 (12.39%) The Twelve-Factor App
6 14 (12.39%) WAN Optimisation
7 13 (11.50%) ITIL
8 12 (10.62%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 12 (10.62%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 11 (9.73%) Configuration Management
10 10 (8.85%) Incident Management
11 8 (7.08%) Presales
12 7 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (6.19%) Change Control
12 7 (6.19%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (6.19%) Risk Management
13 6 (5.31%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.93%) PowerShell
1 18 (15.93%) Python
2 6 (5.31%) Bash Shell
2 6 (5.31%) Ruby
3 5 (4.42%) SQL
4 4 (3.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (30.09%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (27.43%) CCNP
3 10 (8.85%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.85%) Security Cleared
4 9 (7.96%) CCSA
5 6 (5.31%) CCSE
6 5 (4.42%) CCIE
6 5 (4.42%) CCNA
6 5 (4.42%) RHCE
6 5 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.65%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (7.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.08%) PCI DSS
2 8 (7.08%) SLA
3 7 (6.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 7 (6.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.88%) GDPR
4 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.62%) VMware NSX
2 11 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.42%) vSphere
4 4 (3.54%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.54%) ProxySG
4 4 (3.54%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (3.54%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (17.70%) Puppet
2 16 (14.16%) vCenter Server
2 16 (14.16%) vRealize
3 15 (13.27%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (5.31%) Ansible
5 3 (2.65%) Terraform
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 106 (93.81%) Cisco
2 73 (64.60%) CheckPoint
3 65 (57.52%) Citrix
4 63 (55.75%) Palo Alto
5 58 (51.33%) VMware
6 53 (46.90%) Fortinet
7 48 (42.48%) Arista
8 40 (35.40%) Juniper
9 29 (25.66%) Blue Coat
10 28 (24.78%) Riverbed
11 12 (10.62%) Aruba
11 12 (10.62%) Meraki
11 12 (10.62%) Tufin
12 7 (6.19%) McAfee
12 7 (6.19%) Microsoft
12 7 (6.19%) Symantec
13 6 (5.31%) Splunk
14 5 (4.42%) Brocade
14 5 (4.42%) NetApp
14 5 (4.42%) Red Hat