Period
to 11 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 11 December 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 168 151
Rank change year-on-year +54 -17 +15
Permanent jobs citing F5 33 35 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.47% 0.91% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 2.82% 1.87% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 67
Hertfordshire median annual salary £100,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% - +73.33%
10th Percentile £51,250 £27,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £86,250 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -32.00% +28.87%

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,171 1,873 2,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.16% 48.44% 48.55%
Number of salaries quoted 852 1,372 1,776
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing F5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Hertfordshire

F5
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for F5 in Hertfordshire

F5
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Salary histogram for F5 in Hertfordshire

F5
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Welwyn Garden City +49 9 - -
Hatfield +29 8 - - 2
Watford +31 6 - -
Hemel Hempstead +12 4 £52,500 -8.70% 2
F5
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 21 (63.64%) Cisco
3 17 (51.52%) Service Management
3 17 (51.52%) Finance
3 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) DNS
4 13 (39.39%) VPN
4 13 (39.39%) CCNA
4 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (39.39%) OSPF
4 13 (39.39%) BGP
4 13 (39.39%) EIGRP
4 13 (39.39%) Meraki
5 12 (36.36%) Ansible
5 12 (36.36%) Network Security
5 12 (36.36%) Google
6 11 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 10 (30.30%) VMware
7 10 (30.30%) Firewall
7 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (30.30%) AWS
8 9 (27.27%) Azure
8 9 (27.27%) PCI DSS
8 9 (27.27%) BIG-IP
8 9 (27.27%) SSL
9 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (24.24%) MCSE
9 8 (24.24%) Web Services
9 8 (24.24%) ITIL

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (12.12%) nginx
1 4 (12.12%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (18.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) AWS
2 9 (27.27%) Azure
3 7 (21.21%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (12.12%) GCP
4 4 (12.12%) Stackdriver
5 2 (6.06%) Office 365
5 2 (6.06%) OneDrive
5 2 (6.06%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) DNS
2 13 (39.39%) BGP
2 13 (39.39%) EIGRP
2 13 (39.39%) OSPF
2 13 (39.39%) VPN
3 12 (36.36%) Network Security
4 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 10 (30.30%) Firewall
6 9 (27.27%) BIG-IP
6 9 (27.27%) SSL
7 7 (21.21%) GLBP
7 7 (21.21%) HSRP
7 7 (21.21%) HTTP
7 7 (21.21%) IPsec
7 7 (21.21%) Wireless
8 6 (18.18%) Broadband
8 6 (18.18%) LAN
8 6 (18.18%) MPLS
8 6 (18.18%) Software-Defined Networking
8 6 (18.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Big Data
1 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
1 4 (12.12%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (6.06%) Artifactory
2 2 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Architect
2 13 (39.39%) Network Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (24.24%) Technical Architect
3 8 (24.24%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 7 (21.21%) Reliability Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (18.18%) Security Architect
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Web Services
2 4 (12.12%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (12.12%) Node.js
3 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Replication
2 3 (9.09%) Social Media
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) CentOS
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.06%) SUSE
2 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (51.52%) Service Management
2 11 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (24.24%) IT Strategy
3 8 (24.24%) ITIL
3 8 (24.24%) ITIL V3
4 7 (21.21%) Analytics
4 7 (21.21%) Incident Management
4 7 (21.21%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (21.21%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (21.21%) Task Automation
5 6 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (18.18%) DevOps
5 6 (18.18%) DNA
5 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (18.18%) Network Architecture
5 6 (18.18%) Network Management
5 6 (18.18%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Python
1 6 (18.18%) Ruby
2 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
2 4 (12.12%) Perl
2 4 (12.12%) PHP
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) CCNA
1 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (24.24%) AWS Certification
2 8 (24.24%) MCSE
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (18.18%) CCDP
3 6 (18.18%) CCIE
3 6 (18.18%) CCNP
3 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 8 (24.24%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) KVM
2 2 (6.06%) VMware NSX
2 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) Ansible
2 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (18.18%) Puppet
3 4 (12.12%) Kibana
3 4 (12.12%) logstash
4 2 (6.06%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (6.06%) HAProxy
4 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
4 2 (6.06%) SCCM
4 2 (6.06%) SCOM
4 2 (6.06%) SCOrch
4 2 (6.06%) Terraform
4 2 (6.06%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 21 (63.64%) Cisco
3 13 (39.39%) Meraki
4 12 (36.36%) Google
5 10 (30.30%) VMware
6 8 (24.24%) Citrix
7 6 (18.18%) Aruba
7 6 (18.18%) Blue Coat
7 6 (18.18%) Extreme Networks
7 6 (18.18%) Fortinet
7 6 (18.18%) HP
7 6 (18.18%) Juniper
7 6 (18.18%) Palo Alto
7 6 (18.18%) Radware
8 4 (12.12%) New Relic
8 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
8 4 (12.12%) Splunk
9 2 (6.06%) Percona