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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 119 68 113
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +45
Permanent jobs citing F5 25 73 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.07% 3.61% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 2.25% 7.14% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 67 16
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £57,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -3.93%
UK excluding London median salary £51,750 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+3.50% +4.16%
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
1112 1023 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 47.38% 50.54% 50.41%
Number of salaries quoted 738 849 847
Median salary £40,500 £43,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.81% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,500
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 29 July 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 25 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (76.67%) Firewall
4 21 (70.00%) ITIL
5 19 (63.33%) WAN
6 17 (56.67%) CCNP
7 16 (53.33%) Juniper
8 13 (43.33%) Wireless
8 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
9 12 (40.00%) Palo Alto
9 12 (40.00%) LAN
10 11 (36.67%) CheckPoint
11 10 (33.33%) CCNA
11 10 (33.33%) SolarWinds
11 10 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
12 9 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (30.00%) Riverbed
12 9 (30.00%) Cisco CUCM
12 9 (30.00%) VPLS
12 9 (30.00%) VPN
12 9 (30.00%) SSL
12 9 (30.00%) VoIP
12 9 (30.00%) BGP
12 9 (30.00%) EIGRP
12 9 (30.00%) MPLS
12 9 (30.00%) OSPF
13 8 (26.67%) CISSP
13 8 (26.67%) Fortinet
13 8 (26.67%) Brocade
13 8 (26.67%) Presales

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 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) Firewall
2 19 (63.33%) WAN
3 13 (43.33%) Wireless
4 12 (40.00%) LAN
5 10 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 9 (30.00%) BGP
6 9 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (30.00%) EIGRP
6 9 (30.00%) MPLS
6 9 (30.00%) OSPF
6 9 (30.00%) SSL
6 9 (30.00%) VoIP
6 9 (30.00%) VPLS
6 9 (30.00%) VPN
7 3 (10.00%) Network Security
7 3 (10.00%) Skype
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.33%) FirePass
8 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 7 (23.33%) Publishing
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Network Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Network Support
3 9 (30.00%) Network Support Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Support Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Cisco Support
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Switch Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Security Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) WAP
1 1 (3.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (23.33%) CMDB
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Handset
5 1 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Presales
3 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL V3
3 7 (23.33%) Line Management
3 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (23.33%) Project Management
3 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (23.33%) Service Management
3 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security
6 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.00%) SIEM
7 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.67%) Python
1 2 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (56.67%) CCNP
3 10 (33.33%) CCNA
4 8 (26.67%) CISSP
5 7 (23.33%) Degree
5 7 (23.33%) PMI Certification
5 7 (23.33%) PMP
6 1 (3.33%) CCIE
6 1 (3.33%) CEH
6 1 (3.33%) GIAC
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.33%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.33%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (6.67%) Nessus
2 2 (6.67%) Nexpose
2 2 (6.67%) Proventia
2 2 (6.67%) QRadar
3 1 (3.33%) Cacti
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 16 (53.33%) Juniper
3 12 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 11 (36.67%) CheckPoint
5 10 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 9 (30.00%) Riverbed
7 8 (26.67%) Brocade
7 8 (26.67%) Fortinet
8 7 (23.33%) HP
9 4 (13.33%) Intel Security
10 3 (10.00%) Citrix
11 2 (6.67%) ScanSafe
12 1 (3.33%) IBM
12 1 (3.33%) Imperva
12 1 (3.33%) Mitel
12 1 (3.33%) NetIQ
12 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
12 1 (3.33%) Symantec
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