The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 127 73 117
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +44
Permanent jobs citing F5 13 53 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 2.64% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 5.32% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 51 7
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,500 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,800 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
F5
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1093 997 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.73% 49.58% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 761 810 773
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 June 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for F5.

1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 15 (78.95%) Firewall
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (63.16%) WAN
4 12 (63.16%) ITIL
5 11 (57.89%) CCNP
6 10 (52.63%) LAN
6 10 (52.63%) Wireless
7 8 (42.11%) MPLS
7 8 (42.11%) Palo Alto
8 7 (36.84%) Cisco Wireless
8 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (36.84%) Riverbed
8 7 (36.84%) OSPF
8 7 (36.84%) Juniper
8 7 (36.84%) VoIP
8 7 (36.84%) VPN
9 6 (31.58%) SSL
9 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
9 6 (31.58%) BGP
9 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
9 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds
9 6 (31.58%) VPLS
9 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (26.32%) CISSP
10 5 (26.32%) CCNA
11 4 (21.05%) Intel Security
11 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
12 3 (15.79%) Brocade

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) WAN
3 10 (52.63%) LAN
3 10 (52.63%) Wireless
4 8 (42.11%) MPLS
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (36.84%) OSPF
5 7 (36.84%) VoIP
5 7 (36.84%) VPN
6 6 (31.58%) BGP
6 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
6 6 (31.58%) SSL
6 6 (31.58%) VPLS
7 2 (10.53%) Network Security
7 2 (10.53%) Skype
8 1 (5.26%) Junos
8 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Network Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Network Support
3 6 (31.58%) Network Support Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Support
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Switch Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) SIEM
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.53%) Line Management
4 2 (10.53%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.53%) Python
1 2 (10.53%) VB
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (57.89%) CCNP
3 5 (26.32%) CCNA
3 5 (26.32%) CISSP
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
4 2 (10.53%) PMP
5 1 (5.26%) CEH
5 1 (5.26%) GIAC
5 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (10.53%) Nessus
2 2 (10.53%) Nexpose
2 2 (10.53%) Proventia
2 2 (10.53%) QRadar
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) Palo Alto
3 7 (36.84%) Juniper
3 7 (36.84%) Riverbed
4 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
4 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds
5 4 (21.05%) Intel Security
6 3 (15.79%) Brocade
6 3 (15.79%) HP
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
7 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
7 2 (10.53%) ScanSafe
8 1 (5.26%) Avaya
8 1 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (5.26%) IBM
8 1 (5.26%) Imperva
8 1 (5.26%) Mitel
8 1 (5.26%) NetIQ
8 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
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