Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 256 240
Rank change year-on-year +11 -16 -17
Permanent jobs citing F5 85 100 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.86% 0.83% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 2.03% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 67 83 100
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £60,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.17% +23.08% -2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £38,750 £34,225
90th Percentile £75,250 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 4,437 4,916 5,463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.86% 40.92% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3,150 3,892 4,326
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -17 36 £65,000 +4.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +60 35 £41,500 +46.90% 2
Suffolk -3 7 £27,500 -38.89%
Bedfordshire -9 4 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Essex - 3 £45,000 -
F5
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 71 (83.53%) Cisco
2 51 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 48 (56.47%) Firewall
4 37 (43.53%) SLA
5 35 (41.18%) Fortinet
6 33 (38.82%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (36.47%) Palo Alto
8 30 (35.29%) CCNA
9 27 (31.76%) Juniper
10 24 (28.24%) Citrix
11 22 (25.88%) Change Management
12 21 (24.71%) NetScaler
13 18 (21.18%) Self-Motivation
13 18 (21.18%) ITIL
14 17 (20.00%) CCNP
15 15 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (16.47%) FortiGate
16 14 (16.47%) HP
16 14 (16.47%) Blue Coat
17 13 (15.29%) VMware
17 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
18 12 (14.12%) Data Centre
18 12 (14.12%) Incident Management
18 12 (14.12%) Load Balancing
18 12 (14.12%) Network Security
18 12 (14.12%) VPN
19 11 (12.94%) LAN
19 11 (12.94%) WAN
19 11 (12.94%) SC Cleared
19 11 (12.94%) Degree

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 4 (4.71%) Apache
1 4 (4.71%) nginx
2 3 (3.53%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.53%) IaaS
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (56.47%) Firewall
2 21 (24.71%) NetScaler
3 15 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (14.12%) Network Security
4 12 (14.12%) VPN
5 11 (12.94%) LAN
5 11 (12.94%) WAN
6 10 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (10.59%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (10.59%) OSPF
8 8 (9.41%) MPLS
9 7 (8.24%) BGP
9 7 (8.24%) BIG-IP
9 7 (8.24%) DNS
9 7 (8.24%) DWDM
9 7 (8.24%) EIGRP
9 7 (8.24%) IGRP
9 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
9 7 (8.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
General
1 9 (10.59%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.53%) Military
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (56.47%) Network Engineer
2 16 (18.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 16 (18.82%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 12 (14.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 12 (14.12%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Security Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) Network Manager
6 9 (10.59%) Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Engineering Manager
10 4 (4.71%) Network Engineering Manager
10 4 (4.71%) Systems Engineering Manager
10 4 (4.71%) Systems Manager
11 3 (3.53%) Operations Manager
11 3 (3.53%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) 802.1X
1 4 (4.71%) AngularJS
1 4 (4.71%) Node.js
1 4 (4.71%) React
2 3 (3.53%) HTML
2 3 (3.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (14.12%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.53%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.35%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.76%) Linux
2 9 (10.59%) Windows
2 9 (10.59%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.53%) AIX
3 3 (3.53%) Android
3 3 (3.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) Change Management
2 18 (21.18%) ITIL
3 12 (14.12%) Incident Management
3 12 (14.12%) Load Balancing
4 6 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
4 6 (7.06%) Network Management
4 6 (7.06%) Proactive Monitoring
4 6 (7.06%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.06%) Systems Engineering
4 6 (7.06%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (5.88%) Service Management
5 5 (5.88%) Technical Leadership
6 4 (4.71%) Network Design
6 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
6 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.71%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.88%) C
2 4 (4.71%) Java
2 4 (4.71%) PHP
3 2 (2.35%) Python
3 2 (2.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (38.82%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (35.29%) CCNA
3 17 (20.00%) CCNP
4 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
5 11 (12.94%) Degree
5 11 (12.94%) SC Cleared
6 8 (9.41%) CCENT
7 6 (7.06%) MCP
8 5 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (4.71%) JNCIA
10 3 (3.53%) CCSA
10 3 (3.53%) CCSE
10 3 (3.53%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.35%) CCIE
12 1 (1.18%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 1 (1.18%) CCIE Security
12 1 (1.18%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (43.53%) SLA
2 10 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 6 (7.06%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.24%) ProxySG
3 3 (3.53%) Ceph
3 3 (3.53%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (16.47%) FortiGate
2 5 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (4.71%) Terraform
4 3 (3.53%) Grafana
4 3 (3.53%) HAProxy
4 3 (3.53%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.53%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 71 (83.53%) Cisco
2 51 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 35 (41.18%) Fortinet
4 31 (36.47%) Palo Alto
5 27 (31.76%) Juniper
6 24 (28.24%) Citrix
7 14 (16.47%) Blue Coat
7 14 (16.47%) HP
8 13 (15.29%) VMware
9 10 (11.76%) Arista
10 7 (8.24%) Aruba
11 6 (7.06%) Google
12 5 (5.88%) Polycom
12 5 (5.88%) WorldPay
13 4 (4.71%) NetApp
13 4 (4.71%) Oracle
13 4 (4.71%) Percona
13 4 (4.71%) Riverbed
14 3 (3.53%) Huawei
15 1 (1.18%) SAP