Period
to 24 August 2019

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 24 August 2019 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
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 256 282
Rank change year-on-year +76 +26 -46
Permanent jobs citing F5 95 105 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.32% 0.92% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 2.82% 2.13% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 42 67 74
East of England median annual salary £40,500 £57,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.57% +12.20% -2.38%
10th Percentile £29,850 £30,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £71,250 £72,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

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 3,370 4,939 5,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.67% 43.16% 43.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,432 3,553 4,001
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 24 August 2019.

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 24 August 2019. 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 +47 50 £100,000 +60.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +45 30 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Bedfordshire +12 12 £52,500 +12.90% 2
Suffolk +24 3 £29,000 -12.12%
F5
England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2019, 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 77 (81.05%) Cisco
2 48 (50.53%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 42 (44.21%) CCNA
5 41 (43.16%) ITIL
6 38 (40.00%) Firewall
7 36 (37.89%) Palo Alto
8 35 (36.84%) CCNP
8 35 (36.84%) Network Security
9 33 (34.74%) CheckPoint
9 33 (34.74%) VMware
10 31 (32.63%) Fortinet
11 26 (27.37%) SC Cleared
11 26 (27.37%) Security Cleared
11 26 (27.37%) AWS
11 26 (27.37%) BIG-IP
12 25 (26.32%) Finance
12 25 (26.32%) Service Management
12 25 (26.32%) Incident Management
13 24 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (25.26%) Juniper
13 24 (25.26%) SLA
13 24 (25.26%) Linux
14 23 (24.21%) Azure
15 22 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (23.16%) PowerShell
15 22 (23.16%) Ansible
15 22 (23.16%) Active Directory
15 22 (23.16%) DNS
16 21 (22.11%) OSPF

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 11 (11.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.11%) IIS
2 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.05%) nginx
3 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (6.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (6.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (27.37%) AWS
2 23 (24.21%) Azure
3 19 (20.00%) Office 365
4 11 (11.58%) OneDrive
4 11 (11.58%) OpenShift
5 8 (8.42%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (5.26%) Akamai
7 4 (4.21%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (4.21%) IaaS
7 4 (4.21%) PaaS
8 1 (1.05%) GCP
8 1 (1.05%) Stackdriver
8 1 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (40.00%) Firewall
2 35 (36.84%) Network Security
3 26 (27.37%) BIG-IP
4 22 (23.16%) DNS
5 21 (22.11%) OSPF
6 17 (17.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (16.84%) BGP
7 16 (16.84%) TCP/IP
7 16 (16.84%) VPN
8 15 (15.79%) EIGRP
9 13 (13.68%) LAN
9 13 (13.68%) WAN
9 13 (13.68%) Wireless
10 12 (12.63%) HTTP
10 12 (12.63%) IPsec
11 11 (11.58%) FabricPath
11 11 (11.58%) Software-Defined Networking
11 11 (11.58%) VLAN
12 10 (10.53%) SSL
13 9 (9.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.05%) Big Data
3 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Sonatype Nexus
2 11 (11.58%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (11.58%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.05%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (26.32%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Retail
3 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.16%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (38.95%) Network Engineer
2 22 (23.16%) Architect
3 12 (12.63%) Security Engineer
4 11 (11.58%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (11.58%) Technical Leader
5 10 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) Security Architect
6 8 (8.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Reliability Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (8.42%) Technical Architect
6 8 (8.42%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Consultant
7 6 (6.32%) Network Consultant
7 6 (6.32%) Senior Security Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.63%) Web Services
2 2 (2.11%) LDAP
3 1 (1.05%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.05%) COM
3 1 (1.05%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.05%) HTML
3 1 (1.05%) Node.js
3 1 (1.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.84%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.32%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.16%) PKI
5 3 (3.16%) Social Media
6 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.26%) Linux
2 19 (20.00%) Windows
2 19 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (12.63%) CentOS
5 11 (11.58%) SUSE
5 11 (11.58%) Ubuntu
5 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.11%) Debian
7 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.16%) ITIL
2 25 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 25 (26.32%) Service Management
3 24 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (17.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (16.84%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (15.79%) Infrastructure as Code
7 14 (14.74%) DevOps
8 13 (13.68%) Change Control
8 13 (13.68%) Load Balancing
9 12 (12.63%) Task Automation
10 11 (11.58%) Analytics
10 11 (11.58%) Deployment Automation
10 11 (11.58%) DNA
10 11 (11.58%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (11.58%) Strategic Roadmap
11 10 (10.53%) ITIL V3
11 10 (10.53%) OpenUP
11 10 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (9.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.16%) PowerShell
2 13 (13.68%) Python
3 12 (12.63%) Ruby
4 6 (6.32%) SQL
5 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.05%) C
6 1 (1.05%) Perl
6 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (50.53%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (44.21%) CCNA
3 35 (36.84%) CCNP
4 26 (27.37%) SC Cleared
4 26 (27.37%) Security Cleared
5 11 (11.58%) MCSE
5 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (8.42%) AWS Certification
6 8 (8.42%) CCDP
7 6 (6.32%) CCIE
8 5 (5.26%) CCSA
8 5 (5.26%) Degree
9 4 (4.21%) CCENT
9 4 (4.21%) CCSE
9 4 (4.21%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (3.16%) CCSP
10 3 (3.16%) CISSP
10 3 (3.16%) JNCIA
10 3 (3.16%) MCSA
11 2 (2.11%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.26%) SLA
2 17 (17.89%) PCI DSS
3 11 (11.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (11.58%) PMO
4 5 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (3.16%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (3.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (1.05%) GDPR
6 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 22 (23.16%) Active Directory
1 22 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (22.11%) Hyper-V
3 12 (12.63%) VMware NSX
4 11 (11.58%) Docker
4 11 (11.58%) KVM
4 11 (11.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (23.16%) Ansible
2 16 (16.84%) Puppet
3 14 (14.74%) SCCM
4 13 (13.68%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (12.63%) vRealize
6 11 (11.58%) Docker Swarm
6 11 (11.58%) Kubernetes
6 11 (11.58%) SCOM
6 11 (11.58%) SCOrch
6 11 (11.58%) Terraform
7 5 (5.26%) FortiGate
8 3 (3.16%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.05%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.05%) Kibana
9 1 (1.05%) logstash
9 1 (1.05%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 77 (81.05%) Cisco
2 45 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 36 (37.89%) Palo Alto
4 33 (34.74%) CheckPoint
4 33 (34.74%) VMware
5 31 (32.63%) Fortinet
6 24 (25.26%) Juniper
7 20 (21.05%) Aruba
7 20 (21.05%) Meraki
8 17 (17.89%) HP
9 12 (12.63%) Citrix
10 10 (10.53%) Blue Coat
11 9 (9.47%) Google
12 6 (6.32%) Extreme Networks
12 6 (6.32%) Radware
12 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
13 5 (5.26%) Sophos
13 5 (5.26%) Ubiquiti
14 3 (3.16%) Mitel
14 3 (3.16%) Sun