The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Birmingham region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 105 110 106
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing F5 17 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.87% 0.64% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.73% 1.14% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 5
Average salary £57,250 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.22% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
985 1138 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.51% 56.25% 52.08%
Number of salaries quoted 847 997 749
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
West Midlands

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

F5
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

F5 Salary Trend in Birmingham

F5
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (76.92%) Juniper
3 18 (69.23%) Firewall
4 17 (65.38%) ITIL
5 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
5 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
6 12 (46.15%) Network Design
6 12 (46.15%) Finance
7 11 (42.31%) Wireless
8 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
9 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (23.08%) CCNP
10 5 (19.23%) Change Control
11 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (11.54%) Computacenter
12 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
12 3 (11.54%) SIEM
12 3 (11.54%) Network Security
12 3 (11.54%) TippingPoint
12 3 (11.54%) Network Architecture
12 3 (11.54%) Fortinet
12 3 (11.54%) HP
12 3 (11.54%) UNIX
12 3 (11.54%) Symantec
12 3 (11.54%) McAfee
12 3 (11.54%) Project Management
12 3 (11.54%) TOWER Software
13 2 (7.69%) Workflow
13 2 (7.69%) Change Management
13 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) Wireless
3 3 (11.54%) Network Security
3 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
4 2 (7.69%) Multicast
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Architect
2 16 (61.54%) Network Architect
3 7 (26.92%) Senior Architect
3 7 (26.92%) Senior Network Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Network Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Security Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Solaris
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) Network Design
3 5 (19.23%) Change Control
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Network Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) SIEM
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
6 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) CCNP
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PMP
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (76.92%) Juniper
3 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.54%) Symantec
4 3 (11.54%) McAfee
4 3 (11.54%) TOWER Software
4 3 (11.54%) Computacenter
4 3 (11.54%) Fortinet
4 3 (11.54%) TippingPoint
4 3 (11.54%) HP
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago