Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 239 212
Rank change year-on-year -24 -27 +92
Permanent jobs citing F5 99 130 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.81% 0.99% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 2.36% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 87 103 119
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £36,150 £36,250 £35,160
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 5039 5520 6784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 41.47% 41.92% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4040 4401 5441
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +2 64 £62,500 +13.64% 4
Bedfordshire -5 14 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Cambridgeshire -33 12 £28,250 -33.53%
Suffolk +3 7 £45,000 +55.17%
Essex +26 2 £50,000 +11.11%
F5
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 93 (93.94%) Cisco
2 73 (73.74%) CheckPoint
3 71 (71.72%) Firewall
4 62 (62.63%) Data Centre
5 59 (59.60%) Cisco ASA
6 53 (53.54%) OSPF
6 53 (53.54%) BGP
7 49 (49.49%) Citrix
8 47 (47.47%) WAN
8 47 (47.47%) LAN
9 43 (43.43%) Cisco Certification
10 42 (42.42%) VPN
11 41 (41.41%) Cisco IOS
11 41 (41.41%) Palo Alto
12 40 (40.40%) E-Commerce
13 38 (38.38%) MPLS
13 38 (38.38%) EIGRP
14 36 (36.36%) CCNP
14 36 (36.36%) Fortinet
15 33 (33.33%) VMware
15 33 (33.33%) XML
15 33 (33.33%) NetScaler
16 32 (32.32%) HTTP
17 31 (31.31%) HTML
17 31 (31.31%) IGRP
17 31 (31.31%) GLBP
17 31 (31.31%) Arista
18 29 (29.29%) Analytical Skills
18 29 (29.29%) Juniper
19 24 (24.24%) 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 2 (2.02%) IIS
2 1 (1.01%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Akamai
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.03%) GitHub
2 1 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 71 (71.72%) Firewall
2 59 (59.60%) Cisco ASA
3 53 (53.54%) BGP
3 53 (53.54%) OSPF
4 47 (47.47%) LAN
4 47 (47.47%) WAN
5 42 (42.42%) VPN
6 41 (41.41%) Cisco IOS
7 38 (38.38%) EIGRP
7 38 (38.38%) MPLS
8 33 (33.33%) NetScaler
9 32 (32.32%) HTTP
10 31 (31.31%) GLBP
10 31 (31.31%) IGRP
11 24 (24.24%) DWDM
12 23 (23.23%) SSL
13 22 (22.22%) Network Security
14 18 (18.18%) IPsec
15 17 (17.17%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (15.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (8.08%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Retail
3 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (48.48%) Network Engineer
2 32 (32.32%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (15.15%) Security Engineer
4 14 (14.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 10 (10.10%) Data Centre Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Network Specialist
6 7 (7.07%) Network Support
7 6 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Architect
8 5 (5.05%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Network Architect
9 4 (4.04%) Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.03%) NOC Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.33%) XML
2 31 (31.31%) HTML
3 3 (3.03%) 802.1X
3 3 (3.03%) JSON
3 3 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 62 (62.63%) Data Centre
2 29 (29.29%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.10%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.03%) Fintech
5 2 (2.02%) Clustering
5 2 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.02%) iSeries
6 1 (1.01%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.16%) Linux
2 11 (11.11%) Windows
3 6 (6.06%) Unix
4 3 (3.03%) CentOS
4 3 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.03%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.01%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.40%) E-Commerce
2 22 (22.22%) ITIL
3 14 (14.14%) Incident Management
4 11 (11.11%) Network Design
4 11 (11.11%) Network Management
5 10 (10.10%) Mentoring
5 10 (10.10%) Service Delivery
6 9 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 7 (7.07%) DevOps
7 7 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (6.06%) Fault Management
8 6 (6.06%) Service Design
9 5 (5.05%) Analytics
9 5 (5.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 5 (5.05%) Project Management
9 5 (5.05%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 4 (4.04%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) Python
2 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.03%) Ruby
4 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.01%) Java
5 1 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (43.43%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (36.36%) CCNP
3 9 (9.09%) CCSA
3 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.07%) CCNA
4 7 (7.07%) CCSE
5 2 (2.02%) CCDP
5 2 (2.02%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) ProxySG
2 4 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.03%) VMware NSX
3 3 (3.03%) vSphere
4 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.04%) TrustSec
2 3 (3.03%) Ansible
2 3 (3.03%) Puppet
2 3 (3.03%) vCenter Server
2 3 (3.03%) vRealize
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.01%) Nagios
Vendors
1 93 (93.94%) Cisco
2 73 (73.74%) CheckPoint
3 49 (49.49%) Citrix
4 41 (41.41%) Palo Alto
5 36 (36.36%) Fortinet
6 33 (33.33%) VMware
7 31 (31.31%) Arista
8 29 (29.29%) Juniper
9 24 (24.24%) Blue Coat
10 14 (14.14%) Riverbed
11 6 (6.06%) HP
12 5 (5.05%) Remedy
13 4 (4.04%) Meraki
13 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
14 3 (3.03%) Aruba
14 3 (3.03%) Nokia
14 3 (3.03%) Tufin
15 2 (2.02%) Clearswift
15 2 (2.02%) Splunk
16 1 (1.01%) Ruckus Wireless