The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 156 159 184
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +25
Permanent jobs citing F5 15 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.48% 0.62% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 1.48% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 1
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1417 1483 1621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 45.58% 41.85% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1058 1170 1341
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

F5
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

F5 Salary Trend in the East Midlands

F5
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

F5
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 7 £60,000 -7.69%
Derbyshire -5 6 £34,250 -31.50%
Leicestershire - 1 £55,000 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for F5.

1 23 (50.00%) Firewall
2 22 (47.83%) VMware
3 21 (45.65%) Cisco
4 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 15 (32.61%) Data Centre
7 14 (30.43%) Linux
8 13 (28.26%) Windows
8 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
8 13 (28.26%) EMC
8 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
8 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (28.26%) CheckPoint
8 13 (28.26%) Intel Security
8 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
9 12 (26.09%) NetApp
9 12 (26.09%) Red Hat
9 12 (26.09%) ITIL
9 12 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (23.91%) Citrix
11 10 (21.74%) Data Protection
11 10 (21.74%) Computacenter
12 9 (19.57%) HP
12 9 (19.57%) Presales
13 8 (17.39%) Trend Analysis
13 8 (17.39%) Capacity Management
13 8 (17.39%) BMC
13 8 (17.39%) CCNP
14 7 (15.22%) vSphere
14 7 (15.22%) Network Security

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.04%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (15.22%) Network Security
2 7 (15.22%) WAN
3 6 (13.04%) MPLS
4 5 (10.87%) VPN
4 5 (10.87%) Wireless
5 4 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (8.70%) LAN
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (6.52%) OSPF
7 2 (4.35%) BGP
7 2 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.35%) VXLAN
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Network Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Capacity Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Architect
5 6 (13.04%) Administrator
5 6 (13.04%) Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) IBM Storage Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Storage Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.04%) HP Storage
2 6 (13.04%) IVR
3 4 (8.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Linux
2 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
3 12 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.04%) Unix
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Data Protection
3 9 (19.57%) Presales
4 8 (17.39%) Capacity Management
4 8 (17.39%) Trend Analysis
5 6 (13.04%) Business Continuity
5 6 (13.04%) High Availability
5 6 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (13.04%) Load Balancing
5 6 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (13.04%) Web Filtering
6 4 (8.70%) Data Security
6 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.70%) Patch Management
6 4 (8.70%) Threat Detection
6 4 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.52%) Service Management
8 2 (4.35%) SIEM
9 1 (2.17%) Converged Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (17.39%) CCNP
3 7 (15.22%) CCNA
4 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.70%) GSEC
6 3 (6.52%) CCDP
7 2 (4.35%) CCSP
7 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.17%) CCA
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.17%) MCSA
8 1 (2.17%) MCSE
8 1 (2.17%) MOS
8 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.22%) vSphere
4 2 (4.35%) Docker
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) VMware
2 21 (45.65%) Cisco
3 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 13 (28.26%) CheckPoint
4 13 (28.26%) EMC
4 13 (28.26%) Intel Security
5 12 (26.09%) NetApp
5 12 (26.09%) Red Hat
6 11 (23.91%) Citrix
7 10 (21.74%) Computacenter
8 9 (19.57%) HP
9 8 (17.39%) BMC
10 6 (13.04%) Fortinet
10 6 (13.04%) IBM
10 6 (13.04%) MobileIron
11 4 (8.70%) IronPort
11 4 (8.70%) Juniper
11 4 (8.70%) Remedy
12 2 (4.35%) ArcSight
12 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds