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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks FirePass
UK
Rank - 952 954
Permanent jobs citing FirePass 0 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.012% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.067% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 2
Median salary - £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.89%  
UK excluding London median salary - £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -10.52%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13612 17854 19448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.03% 17.29% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11090 14770 15481
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

FirePass
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing FirePass as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCSP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

FirePass
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5