The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 20 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.92% - 2.76%
As % of the Vendors category 2.70% - 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £55,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average 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 Midlands region.

Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
74 69 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 71.15% 66.35% 53.04%
Number of salaries quoted 69 45 67
Average salary £48,000 £55,000 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

F5
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

F5 Salary Trend in the Midlands

F5
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco