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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 115 113 109
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing F5 9 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.53% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 1.01% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 9
Average salary £19,500 £25,000 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% -57.26%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
719 789 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.47% 43.50% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 566 620 647
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 4 August 2015. 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
Runcorn - 9 £19,500 -
F5
North West

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (95.65%) Juniper
3 20 (86.96%) Riverbed
4 16 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (52.17%) Finance
6 11 (47.83%) Blue Coat
6 11 (47.83%) Management Information System
6 11 (47.83%) MPLS
6 11 (47.83%) OSPF
6 11 (47.83%) BGP
6 11 (47.83%) Service Delivery
7 10 (43.48%) SLA
7 10 (43.48%) Windows
8 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
8 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
8 9 (39.13%) HP
8 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
8 9 (39.13%) Time Management
9 6 (26.09%) CCNP
10 5 (21.74%) CCNA
10 5 (21.74%) CCIE
10 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (21.74%) IOS XR
10 5 (21.74%) NX-OS
11 2 (8.70%) Firewall
12 1 (4.35%) ITIL
12 1 (4.35%) UNIX
12 1 (4.35%) CRM
12 1 (4.35%) LAN
12 1 (4.35%) WAN

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) MPLS
1 11 (47.83%) OSPF
1 11 (47.83%) BGP
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (21.74%) IOS XR
2 5 (21.74%) NX-OS
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (30.43%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (26.09%) Hardware Engineer
6 5 (21.74%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 5 (21.74%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (13.04%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Junior
8 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Systems Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Service Delivery
2 9 (39.13%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) DevOps
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) CCNP
4 5 (21.74%) CCNA
4 5 (21.74%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) logstash
1 1 (4.35%) Graylog
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (95.65%) Juniper
3 20 (86.96%) Riverbed
4 11 (47.83%) Blue Coat
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (39.13%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Avaya
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 35% shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
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