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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 166 163 177
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing F5 9 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.29% 0.60% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 1.42% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 6
Median salary £37,000 £38,082 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.84% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £41,600 £51,250
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
1386 1617 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.92% 42.37% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 1260 1242
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,875
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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
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 September 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 +3 6 £37,000 -1.33%
Derbyshire +21 3 £32,500 -15.76%
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) Network Security
3 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
6 6 (31.58%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (26.32%) Wireless
8 4 (21.05%) CCNP
8 4 (21.05%) CCNA
8 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (21.05%) VMware
9 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
9 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
9 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
9 3 (15.79%) Windows
9 3 (15.79%) Linux
9 3 (15.79%) WAN
9 3 (15.79%) VPN
9 3 (15.79%) Juniper
9 3 (15.79%) NetApp
9 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (15.79%) HP Storage
9 3 (15.79%) R
9 3 (15.79%) High Availability
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server

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 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Network Security
3 6 (31.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (26.32%) Wireless
5 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.26%) MPLS
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Security Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Security Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) HP Storage
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
1 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
1 3 (15.79%) High Availability
1 3 (15.79%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Line Management
2 2 (10.53%) Presales
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.26%) Gantt Chart
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
2 4 (21.05%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) CCSP
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CCDP
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
5 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.53%) Brocade
6 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.26%) Huawei