The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
England / North West
Rank 231 207 226
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +19
Permanent jobs citing F5 13 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.56% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 1.38% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 9
Median salary £46,000 £40,875 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.53% -37.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,200 £45,000 £67,700
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2516 2321 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.40% 40.89% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2047 1918 2547
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,965 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

F5
Salary Trend in the North West

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

F5 Salary Trend in the North West

F5
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

F5 Salary Histogram in the North West

F5
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester -30 11 £63,000 +54.12% 1
Cheshire +17 1 £45,000 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for F5.

1 32 (91.43%) Cisco
2 25 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (60.00%) Finance
3 21 (60.00%) CCNP
4 20 (57.14%) Firewall
5 19 (54.29%) WAN
5 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
6 18 (51.43%) MPLS
7 17 (48.57%) CCIE
7 17 (48.57%) Wireless
7 17 (48.57%) LAN
7 17 (48.57%) DNS
7 17 (48.57%) CheckPoint
8 16 (45.71%) BGP
8 16 (45.71%) EIGRP
9 15 (42.86%) OSPF
9 15 (42.86%) Network Security
10 13 (37.14%) Fortinet
10 13 (37.14%) Data Centre
10 13 (37.14%) DHCP
11 12 (34.29%) SNA
11 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (34.29%) High Availability
11 12 (34.29%) DMVPN
11 12 (34.29%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (34.29%) Network Design
12 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (28.57%) Juniper
13 8 (22.86%) VMware
14 7 (20.00%) VPN

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Mimecast
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) Firewall
2 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
2 19 (54.29%) WAN
3 18 (51.43%) MPLS
4 17 (48.57%) DNS
4 17 (48.57%) LAN
4 17 (48.57%) Wireless
5 16 (45.71%) BGP
5 16 (45.71%) EIGRP
6 15 (42.86%) Network Security
6 15 (42.86%) OSPF
7 13 (37.14%) DHCP
8 12 (34.29%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (34.29%) DMVPN
8 12 (34.29%) SNA
9 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (20.00%) VoIP
10 7 (20.00%) VPN
11 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
11 6 (17.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Network Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) IT Support
2 4 (11.43%) IT Support Technician
2 4 (11.43%) IT Technician
2 4 (11.43%) Senior IT Support
2 4 (11.43%) Senior IT Technician
2 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Senior Support Technician
2 4 (11.43%) Senior Technician
2 4 (11.43%) Support Technician
3 3 (8.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Data Centre
2 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
1 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) High Availability
1 12 (34.29%) Network Design
2 4 (11.43%) CRM
2 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
2 4 (11.43%) Service Management
3 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) ITSM
5 1 (2.86%) B2B
5 1 (2.86%) B2C
5 1 (2.86%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (2.86%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (60.00%) CCNP
3 17 (48.57%) CCIE
4 5 (14.29%) MCSE
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (11.43%) MCITP
5 4 (11.43%) MCTS
5 4 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (8.57%) CCSE
7 1 (2.86%) CCNA
7 1 (2.86%) CCVP
7 1 (2.86%) MCP
7 1 (2.86%) MCSA
7 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) CheckPoint
3 13 (37.14%) Fortinet
4 10 (28.57%) Juniper
5 8 (22.86%) VMware
6 6 (17.14%) Riverbed
7 4 (11.43%) Meraki
8 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.86%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.86%) IronPort
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.86%) NetQoS
9 1 (2.86%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.86%) Polycom
9 1 (2.86%) Siemens
9 1 (2.86%) Stonesoft
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