The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 109 102 142
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +40
Permanent jobs citing F5 14 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.74% 1.30% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 2.90% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 3
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
F5
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
839 759 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.25% 44.91% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 718 616 848
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

F5
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

F5 Salary Trend in Cheshire

F5
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

F5
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 9 £40,000 -
Runcorn - 3 £23,000 -
F5
North West

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 16 (72.73%) Juniper
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco
3 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 11 (50.00%) Firewall
4 11 (50.00%) Fortinet
5 10 (45.45%) Network Security
6 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
6 9 (40.91%) FirePass
6 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
6 9 (40.91%) Junos
6 9 (40.91%) FortiGate
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (22.73%) HTML
8 5 (22.73%) PHP
8 5 (22.73%) MySQL
8 5 (22.73%) CSS
8 5 (22.73%) Drupal
8 5 (22.73%) WordPress
8 5 (22.73%) Magento
8 5 (22.73%) Open Source
9 4 (18.18%) Windows
9 4 (18.18%) CCNA
9 4 (18.18%) Blue Coat
9 4 (18.18%) Time Management
9 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
10 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 3 (13.64%) SLA
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.64%) HP
11 2 (9.09%) CCNP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) Drupal
1 5 (22.73%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) Network Security
3 9 (40.91%) Junos
3 9 (40.91%) FirePass
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Network Engineer
1 10 (45.45%) Network Security Engineer
1 10 (45.45%) Security Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) PHP Developer
2 5 (22.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Firewall Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Management Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Solaris
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Time Management
2 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) Change Management
2 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (9.09%) CCDP
5 2 (9.09%) JNCIS
5 2 (9.09%) JNCIP
5 2 (9.09%) CCNP
6 1 (4.55%) CISSP
6 1 (4.55%) GCIA
6 1 (4.55%) GCIH
6 1 (4.55%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Juniper
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco
3 11 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
5 4 (18.18%) Blue Coat
5 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) HP
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