The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 166 165 167
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing F5 20 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.58% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 1.24% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 0
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1805 1935 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.60% 47.16% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1619 1513
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
North West

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

F5
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

F5 Salary Trend in Manchester

F5
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Manchester

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (81.25%) Juniper
3 25 (78.13%) WAN
4 24 (75.00%) CiscoWorks
5 23 (71.88%) Finance
6 22 (68.75%) Internet
7 21 (65.63%) Firewall
7 21 (65.63%) TCP/IP
7 21 (65.63%) HP
7 21 (65.63%) LAN
8 20 (62.50%) EIGRP
8 20 (62.50%) OSPF
8 20 (62.50%) BGP
8 20 (62.50%) Network Management
9 19 (59.38%) DNS
10 18 (56.25%) SOAP
11 17 (53.13%) Load Balancing
12 16 (50.00%) SSL
12 16 (50.00%) HTTP
12 16 (50.00%) IGRP
13 15 (46.88%) TACACS
13 15 (46.88%) SMTP
13 15 (46.88%) LDAP
13 15 (46.88%) WebSphere
13 15 (46.88%) HP NNM
13 15 (46.88%) Network Design
13 15 (46.88%) Capacity Management
14 13 (40.63%) CheckPoint
15 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (31.25%) MPLS

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (46.88%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) Lync
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) WAN
2 22 (68.75%) Internet
3 21 (65.63%) Firewall
3 21 (65.63%) TCP/IP
3 21 (65.63%) LAN
4 20 (62.50%) EIGRP
4 20 (62.50%) OSPF
4 20 (62.50%) BGP
5 19 (59.38%) DNS
6 16 (50.00%) SSL
6 16 (50.00%) HTTP
6 16 (50.00%) IGRP
7 15 (46.88%) TACACS
7 15 (46.88%) SMTP
7 15 (46.88%) LDAP
8 10 (31.25%) MPLS
8 10 (31.25%) Ethernet
8 10 (31.25%) VLAN
9 9 (28.13%) Multicast
9 9 (28.13%) Wireless
General
1 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 3 (9.38%) Advertising
3 3 (9.38%) Billing
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Network Engineer
2 14 (43.75%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Head of Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) Head of Development
5 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) SOAP
2 5 (15.63%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.38%) Web Services
3 3 (9.38%) XML
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) jQuery
3 3 (9.38%) RESTful
3 3 (9.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) IPTV
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Network Management
2 17 (53.13%) Load Balancing
3 15 (46.88%) Network Design
3 15 (46.88%) Capacity Management
4 6 (18.75%) WAN Optimisation
4 6 (18.75%) Security Architecture
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) CRM
6 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Product Management
6 3 (9.38%) Change Control
6 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
7 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.38%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) Delphi
2 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (31.25%) CCNP
2 6 (18.75%) CCIP
2 6 (18.75%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (75.00%) CiscoWorks
2 15 (46.88%) HP NNM
3 9 (28.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (81.25%) Juniper
3 21 (65.63%) HP
4 13 (40.63%) CheckPoint
5 7 (21.88%) Blue Coat
6 6 (18.75%) Riverbed
6 6 (18.75%) Nokia
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
7 5 (15.63%) Fortinet
8 3 (9.38%) NetApp
8 3 (9.38%) Dell
8 3 (9.38%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.13%) Websense
9 1 (3.13%) Citrix
9 1 (3.13%) Symantec
9 1 (3.13%) McAfee
9 1 (3.13%) TippingPoint
9 1 (3.13%) Proofpoint
9 1 (3.13%) MobileIron
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