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 3 months to 29 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 of England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 189 193
Rank change year-on-year -28 +4  
Permanent jobs citing F5 49 65 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.79% 0.96% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% 2.24% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45 64 64
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +11.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £36,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
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 of England.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2678 2902 3810
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 43.45% 42.74% 46.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4051 4753 5658
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
Hertfordshire -9 21 £60,000 +10.09% 3
Suffolk +13 14 £29,500 -4.06%
Bedfordshire -15 6 £55,750 -0.44%
Essex +2 4 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire -8 4 £40,500 -22.85% 1
F5
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 of England region with a requirement for F5.

1 68 (79.07%) CheckPoint
2 56 (65.12%) Cisco
3 47 (54.65%) Firewall
4 42 (48.84%) Juniper
5 37 (43.02%) VPN
6 34 (39.53%) BGP
7 32 (37.21%) LAN
8 31 (36.05%) OSPF
8 31 (36.05%) Blue Coat
9 29 (33.72%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (32.56%) WAN
11 27 (31.40%) Linux
11 27 (31.40%) CCNP
11 27 (31.40%) EIGRP
12 26 (30.23%) Data Centre
13 25 (29.07%) Cisco IOS
13 25 (29.07%) Citrix
14 23 (26.74%) MPLS
14 23 (26.74%) TCP/IP
14 23 (26.74%) E-Commerce
14 23 (26.74%) Palo Alto
15 22 (25.58%) Network Security
15 22 (25.58%) Cisco ASA
15 22 (25.58%) VMware
16 21 (24.42%) NetScaler
17 20 (23.26%) Windows
18 19 (22.09%) DNS
18 19 (22.09%) Arista
19 18 (20.93%) Fortinet
19 18 (20.93%) DHCP

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 2 (2.33%) IIS
1 2 (2.33%) JBoss
1 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.16%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.65%) Office 365
2 2 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 47 (54.65%) Firewall
2 37 (43.02%) VPN
3 34 (39.53%) BGP
4 32 (37.21%) LAN
5 31 (36.05%) OSPF
6 28 (32.56%) WAN
7 27 (31.40%) EIGRP
8 25 (29.07%) Cisco IOS
9 23 (26.74%) MPLS
9 23 (26.74%) TCP/IP
10 22 (25.58%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (25.58%) Network Security
11 21 (24.42%) NetScaler
12 19 (22.09%) DNS
13 18 (20.93%) DHCP
14 17 (19.77%) GLBP
14 17 (19.77%) HTTP
14 17 (19.77%) IGRP
15 16 (18.60%) DWDM
15 16 (18.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.65%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (22.09%) NOC Engineer
2 17 (19.77%) Network Engineer
3 13 (15.12%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Architect
4 11 (12.79%) Network Architect
5 8 (9.30%) Consultant
5 8 (9.30%) Junior
5 8 (9.30%) Junior Consultant
5 8 (9.30%) Junior Security Consultant
5 8 (9.30%) Security Consultant
5 8 (9.30%) Security Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Network Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) Network Security Specialist
7 6 (6.98%) Network Specialist
7 6 (6.98%) Security Specialist
7 6 (6.98%) Senior Security Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Cisco Specialist
8 5 (5.81%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.77%) HTML
1 17 (19.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.23%) Data Centre
2 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.65%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.65%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.33%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.16%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.40%) Linux
2 20 (23.26%) Windows
3 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) E-Commerce
2 18 (20.93%) ITIL
3 12 (13.95%) Service Delivery
4 10 (11.63%) Network Management
5 8 (9.30%) Network Design
5 8 (9.30%) Presales
6 7 (8.14%) Load Balancing
7 6 (6.98%) Line Management
8 5 (5.81%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.81%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (4.65%) Migration
10 3 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.49%) High Availability
10 3 (3.49%) Network Architecture
10 3 (3.49%) Project Management
11 2 (2.33%) DevOps
11 2 (2.33%) Information Security
11 2 (2.33%) People Management
11 2 (2.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) C
1 2 (2.33%) Java
1 2 (2.33%) Perl
1 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.16%) Python
2 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (33.72%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (31.40%) CCNP
3 13 (15.12%) CCIE
4 7 (8.14%) CCNA
4 7 (8.14%) CCSE
5 5 (5.81%) Degree
6 2 (2.33%) CCSA
6 2 (2.33%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.33%) JNCIP
6 2 (2.33%) LPIC
6 2 (2.33%) MCSA
6 2 (2.33%) MCSE
6 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.33%) RHCE
7 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.16%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Nagios
1 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 68 (79.07%) CheckPoint
2 56 (65.12%) Cisco
3 42 (48.84%) Juniper
4 31 (36.05%) Blue Coat
5 25 (29.07%) Citrix
6 23 (26.74%) Palo Alto
7 22 (25.58%) VMware
8 19 (22.09%) Arista
9 18 (20.93%) Fortinet
10 8 (9.30%) Riverbed
11 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
12 5 (5.81%) HP
13 4 (4.65%) Brocade
13 4 (4.65%) Imperva
13 4 (4.65%) Infoblox
13 4 (4.65%) Mitel
13 4 (4.65%) SolarWinds
14 2 (2.33%) Aruba
14 2 (2.33%) Hortonworks
14 2 (2.33%) Tandberg
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Cambridge Assessment
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago