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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 117 67 118
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +51
Permanent jobs citing F5 31 61 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.29% 3.11% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 6.22% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 54 17
Median salary £45,000 £55,500 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £46,092
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £77,000 £69,300
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1127 981 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.86% 50.05% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 705 834 964
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 31 August 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 35 (92.11%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (84.21%) Firewall
4 28 (73.68%) WAN
5 23 (60.53%) ITIL
5 23 (60.53%) Juniper
6 22 (57.89%) Data Centre
7 19 (50.00%) CCNP
7 19 (50.00%) CCNA
7 19 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 16 (42.11%) Service Delivery
8 16 (42.11%) Fortinet
9 15 (39.47%) Brocade
9 15 (39.47%) Palo Alto
9 15 (39.47%) HP
9 15 (39.47%) Line Management
10 12 (31.58%) LAN
10 12 (31.58%) Project Management
10 12 (31.58%) Wireless
10 12 (31.58%) Presales
10 12 (31.58%) Degree
11 11 (28.95%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
11 11 (28.95%) Service Management
11 11 (28.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
11 11 (28.95%) CMDB
11 11 (28.95%) ITIL V3
11 11 (28.95%) Finance
11 11 (28.95%) Publishing

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 (7.89%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (84.21%) Firewall
2 28 (73.68%) WAN
3 12 (31.58%) LAN
3 12 (31.58%) Wireless
4 11 (28.95%) MPLS
4 11 (28.95%) VPN
5 10 (26.32%) SSL
6 9 (23.68%) BGP
6 9 (23.68%) Cisco Wireless
6 9 (23.68%) EIGRP
6 9 (23.68%) OSPF
6 9 (23.68%) VoIP
6 9 (23.68%) VPLS
7 8 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (10.53%) Network Security
9 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (7.89%) DNS
9 3 (7.89%) Skype
10 2 (5.26%) IPsec
11 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
1 11 (28.95%) Publishing
2 10 (26.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Analyst
1 11 (28.95%) Network Analyst
1 11 (28.95%) Technical Specialist
2 10 (26.32%) Network Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Network Support
3 9 (23.68%) Network Support Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Support Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco Support
5 5 (13.16%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Data Centre Specialist
6 4 (10.53%) Network Specialist
7 3 (7.89%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Switch Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Wireless Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) IT Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Juniper Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) WAP
1 1 (2.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (57.89%) Data Centre
2 11 (28.95%) CMDB
2 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) EPoS
3 1 (2.63%) Handset
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) ITIL
2 16 (42.11%) Service Delivery
3 15 (39.47%) Line Management
4 12 (31.58%) Presales
4 12 (31.58%) Project Management
5 11 (28.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (28.95%) Gantt Chart
5 11 (28.95%) ITIL V3
5 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2
5 11 (28.95%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (28.95%) Service Management
5 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.26%) Case Management
8 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.63%) Change Management
9 1 (2.63%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 1 (2.63%) Operations Management
9 1 (2.63%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) Perl
1 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (92.11%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (50.00%) CCNA
2 19 (50.00%) CCNP
3 12 (31.58%) Degree
4 11 (28.95%) PMI Certification
4 11 (28.95%) PMP
5 8 (21.05%) CISSP
6 1 (2.63%) CCIE
6 1 (2.63%) CEH
6 1 (2.63%) GIAC
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.63%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.63%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.63%) Cacti
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 23 (60.53%) Juniper
3 19 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 16 (42.11%) Fortinet
5 15 (39.47%) Brocade
5 15 (39.47%) HP
5 15 (39.47%) Palo Alto
6 10 (26.32%) SolarWinds
7 9 (23.68%) Riverbed
8 4 (10.53%) Huawei
9 2 (5.26%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.63%) Citrix
10 1 (2.63%) IBM
10 1 (2.63%) Imperva
10 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.63%) Mitel
10 1 (2.63%) NetIQ
10 1 (2.63%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.63%) Symantec
10 1 (2.63%) VMware
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