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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 136 105 118
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +13
Permanent jobs citing F5 7 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 1.40% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 2.88% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 4
Median salary £63,500 £45,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.11% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £35,900 £54,550
10% offered a salary of more than £72,700 £77,500 £60,850
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
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
1107 868 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.30% 48.49% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 809 685 754
Median salary £43,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,500 £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 27 May 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 9 (69.23%) WAN
4 7 (53.85%) LAN
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
5 5 (38.46%) MPLS
5 5 (38.46%) CCNP
5 5 (38.46%) CCNA
5 5 (38.46%) Wireless
5 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
5 5 (38.46%) Juniper
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (30.77%) VoIP
6 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 4 (30.77%) OSPF
6 4 (30.77%) Intel Security
6 4 (30.77%) HP
7 3 (23.08%) VPN
7 3 (23.08%) Information Security
7 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
7 3 (23.08%) Brocade
7 3 (23.08%) SIEM
7 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (15.38%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (15.38%) Presales
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
8 2 (15.38%) QRadar

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 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) MPLS
4 5 (38.46%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (30.77%) OSPF
5 4 (30.77%) VoIP
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
7 2 (15.38%) BGP
7 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
7 2 (15.38%) SSL
7 2 (15.38%) VPLS
8 1 (7.69%) Junos
8 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
8 1 (7.69%) Network Security
8 1 (7.69%) Skype
General
1 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) CMDB
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (15.38%) Line Management
5 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Presales
5 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (15.38%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNA
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
3 2 (15.38%) PMP
4 1 (7.69%) CEH
4 1 (7.69%) GIAC
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (15.38%) Nessus
1 2 (15.38%) Nexpose
1 2 (15.38%) Proventia
1 2 (15.38%) QRadar
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
3 5 (38.46%) Juniper
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Intel Security
5 3 (23.08%) Brocade
5 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
5 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
6 2 (15.38%) Avaya
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 2 (15.38%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
6 2 (15.38%) Mitel
6 2 (15.38%) ScanSafe
6 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.69%) IBM
7 1 (7.69%) Imperva
7 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
7 1 (7.69%) Sourcefire
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