Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 226 244 270
Rank change year-on-year +18 +26 -63
Permanent jobs citing F5 73 131 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.87% 1.01% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 1.95% 2.40% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 55 86 66
East of England median annual salary £41,500 £65,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.15% +38.30% -14.55%
10th Percentile £29,750 £42,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 3,735 5,466 5,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.52% 42.34% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,782 4,157 3,884
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £25,015
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £67,500
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 25 April 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 25 April 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
Cambridgeshire +57 45 £41,500 -7.78%
Hertfordshire -17 19 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Bedfordshire -8 6 £70,000 +45.83%
Suffolk - 3 £29,000 -
F5
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 66 (90.41%) Cisco
2 46 (63.01%) CheckPoint
3 42 (57.53%) SLA
4 41 (56.16%) Firewall
5 38 (52.05%) ITIL
5 38 (52.05%) Fortinet
6 29 (39.73%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (38.36%) Palo Alto
8 26 (35.62%) CCNA
9 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
10 21 (28.77%) VMware
11 19 (26.03%) CCNP
11 19 (26.03%) Linux
11 19 (26.03%) Hyper-V
12 18 (24.66%) HP
12 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
13 17 (23.29%) SC Cleared
13 17 (23.29%) Windows
13 17 (23.29%) Active Directory
14 15 (20.55%) Change Management
14 15 (20.55%) FortiGate
14 15 (20.55%) Office 365
15 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (19.18%) Windows Server
15 14 (19.18%) PowerShell
15 14 (19.18%) Network Security
15 14 (19.18%) Incident Management
15 14 (19.18%) BIG-IP
16 13 (17.81%) Juniper
16 13 (17.81%) Self-Motivation

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 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.85%) IIS
3 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.55%) Office 365
2 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (8.22%) OneDrive
4 6 (8.22%) OpenShift
5 3 (4.11%) Akamai
5 3 (4.11%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (4.11%) IaaS
5 3 (4.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (56.16%) Firewall
2 14 (19.18%) BIG-IP
2 14 (19.18%) Network Security
3 12 (16.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (16.44%) NetScaler
4 9 (12.33%) DNS
4 9 (12.33%) IP Telephony
5 8 (10.96%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (8.22%) FabricPath
6 6 (8.22%) VLAN
6 6 (8.22%) Wireless
7 5 (6.85%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (6.85%) OSPF
7 5 (6.85%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (5.48%) DHCP
8 4 (5.48%) VoIP
8 4 (5.48%) Wireshark
9 3 (4.11%) LAN
9 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (8.22%) Sonatype Nexus
1 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (8.22%) Retail
2 5 (6.85%) Electronics
3 4 (5.48%) Finance
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (46.58%) Network Engineer
2 14 (19.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 14 (19.18%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 10 (13.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Security Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Technical Leader
7 5 (6.85%) Consultant
7 5 (6.85%) Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Network Consultant
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Applications Support
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) LDAP
2 3 (4.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (13.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (9.59%) Data Centre
4 6 (8.22%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.48%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Linux
2 17 (23.29%) Windows
3 14 (19.18%) Windows Server
4 10 (13.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.22%) CentOS
6 6 (8.22%) SUSE
6 6 (8.22%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.48%) Debian
8 1 (1.37%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.05%) ITIL
2 15 (20.55%) Change Management
3 14 (19.18%) Incident Management
4 10 (13.70%) Service Management
5 9 (12.33%) High Availability
6 8 (10.96%) Change Control
6 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.59%) Load Balancing
7 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.22%) Deployment Automation
8 6 (8.22%) DevOps
8 6 (8.22%) ITIL V3
8 6 (8.22%) Network Management
9 5 (6.85%) Business Continuity
9 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.85%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (5.48%) Line Management
10 4 (5.48%) Migration
10 4 (5.48%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.22%) Python
2 6 (8.22%) Ruby
3 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
3 4 (5.48%) SQL
4 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (39.73%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (35.62%) CCNA
3 19 (26.03%) CCNP
4 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
5 17 (23.29%) SC Cleared
6 5 (6.85%) CCENT
6 5 (6.85%) MCSA
6 5 (6.85%) MCSE
6 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (5.48%) Degree
7 4 (5.48%) LPIC
8 3 (4.11%) CCSA
8 3 (4.11%) CCSE
8 3 (4.11%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.37%) CCDP
9 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (57.53%) SLA
2 6 (8.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.85%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (6.85%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 5 (6.85%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.85%) PMO
4 1 (1.37%) GDPR
4 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 19 (26.03%) Hyper-V
2 17 (23.29%) Active Directory
3 10 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.22%) Docker
4 6 (8.22%) KVM
4 6 (8.22%) VMware NSX
4 6 (8.22%) vSphere
5 1 (1.37%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 15 (20.55%) FortiGate
2 11 (15.07%) SCCM
3 10 (13.70%) Puppet
4 9 (12.33%) Ansible
5 6 (8.22%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (8.22%) Kubernetes
5 6 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (8.22%) SCOM
5 6 (8.22%) SCOrch
5 6 (8.22%) Terraform
5 6 (8.22%) vRealize
6 5 (6.85%) SCVMM
7 4 (5.48%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 66 (90.41%) Cisco
2 46 (63.01%) CheckPoint
3 38 (52.05%) Fortinet
4 28 (38.36%) Palo Alto
5 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
6 21 (28.77%) VMware
7 18 (24.66%) HP
8 13 (17.81%) Aruba
8 13 (17.81%) Juniper
9 12 (16.44%) Citrix
10 7 (9.59%) Red Hat
11 5 (6.85%) Mitel
12 4 (5.48%) Blue Coat
12 4 (5.48%) Meraki
12 4 (5.48%) Oracle
12 4 (5.48%) Polycom
12 4 (5.48%) Sophos
12 4 (5.48%) Ubiquiti
12 4 (5.48%) WorldPay
13 3 (4.11%) Arista