The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 68 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 11 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.50% 0.51% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.73% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Median salary £38,750 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
403 321 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 55.13% 41.21% 46.20%
Number of salaries quoted 365 248 291
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,011 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

F5
Salary Trend in the North East

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

F5 Salary Trend in the North East

F5
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the North East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in the North East

F5
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the North East region over the 3 months to 6 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
Tyne and Wear +9 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Durham - 3 £36,000 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

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

1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 8 (66.67%) VoIP
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Sophos
5 5 (41.67%) BIG-IP
5 5 (41.67%) Nortel
5 5 (41.67%) Avaya
5 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
5 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
5 5 (41.67%) Blue Coat
5 5 (41.67%) ProxySG
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (33.33%) Aruba
6 4 (33.33%) Wireless
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (25.00%) CCNA
7 3 (25.00%) MPLS
7 3 (25.00%) OSPF
7 3 (25.00%) Juniper
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) VPN
7 3 (25.00%) BGP
8 2 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (16.67%) ProCurve
8 2 (16.67%) CCNP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) VoIP
3 5 (41.67%) BIG-IP
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (25.00%) BGP
5 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (25.00%) MPLS
5 3 (25.00%) OSPF
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Network Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Cisco Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Network Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Line Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Avaya
3 5 (41.67%) Blue Coat
3 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (41.67%) Nortel
3 5 (41.67%) Sophos
4 4 (33.33%) Aruba
5 3 (25.00%) Juniper
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) ProCurve
6 2 (16.67%) Riverbed