Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FirePass skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FirePass over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 Networks FirePass
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1183 1217 1278
Rank change year-on-year +34 +61 +45
Permanent jobs citing FirePass 6 2 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.001% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.021% 0.006% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 27
UK median annual salary £32,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.89% -10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -28.89% -5.26% +18.75%

FirePass is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 28103 31773 36415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.63% 16.99% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22762 26008 30095
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FirePass
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FirePass as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FirePass in the UK

FirePass
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FirePass in the UK

FirePass
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FirePass within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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
England +51 6 £32,000 -28.89%
UK excluding London +37 6 £32,000 -28.89%
South East - 6 £32,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing FirePass also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for FirePass.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Sophos
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) iPhone
1 6 (100.00%) NAS
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 6 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server

FirePass
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) NAS
1 6 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Desktop Support
2 5 (83.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) IT Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) IT Support
3 4 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
5 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 6 (100.00%) Software Deployment
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Sophos