The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 178 169 170
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing F5 7 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.52% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 1.18% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 9
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1610 1780 1983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.48% 44.22% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1434 1666
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) Juniper
3 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
4 10 (58.82%) Finance
5 9 (52.94%) Wireless
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (47.06%) WAN
7 7 (41.18%) CCIE
7 7 (41.18%) Firewall
8 6 (35.29%) ITIL
8 6 (35.29%) LAN
9 5 (29.41%) Validation
9 5 (29.41%) Network Design
9 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
9 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
9 5 (29.41%) Riverbed
10 4 (23.53%) CCSE
10 4 (23.53%) CCNP
10 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
11 3 (17.65%) CCDP
11 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (17.65%) JNCIS
11 3 (17.65%) JNCIP
11 3 (17.65%) Time Management
11 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
11 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (17.65%) Degree
11 3 (17.65%) Application Performance Management
12 2 (11.76%) Multicast
12 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Wireless
2 8 (47.06%) WAN
3 7 (41.18%) Firewall
4 6 (35.29%) LAN
5 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (11.76%) SDH
6 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
6 2 (11.76%) MPLS
6 2 (11.76%) DSL
6 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (11.76%) Network Security
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.76%) Multicast
7 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
1 7 (41.18%) Network Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Sales Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Network Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Validation
2 5 (29.41%) Network Design
3 3 (17.65%) Application Performance Management
3 3 (17.65%) Time Management
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Network Management
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CCIE
3 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) CCNP
4 4 (23.53%) CCSE
5 3 (17.65%) JNCIS
5 3 (17.65%) JNCIP
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) CCDP
6 2 (11.76%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) OpenView
1 2 (11.76%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) Juniper
3 5 (29.41%) Riverbed
4 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.76%) Nokia
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) HP
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