The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing F5 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 2.68%
As % of the Vendors category - - 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
177 132 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 47.97% 57.89% 59.82%
Number of salaries quoted 137 111 56
Median salary £31,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

F5
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

F5 Salary Trend in Shropshire

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) Wireless
3 7 (70.00%) CCSA
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (50.00%) MPLS
4 5 (50.00%) CCSE
4 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (50.00%) Juniper
4 5 (50.00%) CCNP
4 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (50.00%) CCDA
4 5 (50.00%) CCDP
4 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Network Design
5 3 (30.00%) JNCIP
5 3 (30.00%) JNCIE
5 3 (30.00%) Avaya
5 3 (30.00%) CCIE
5 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (20.00%) NX-OS

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 7 (70.00%) Wireless
4 5 (50.00%) MPLS
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (20.00%) DWDM
6 2 (20.00%) NX-OS
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) VPLS
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Network Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) RSA SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCSA
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCDA
2 5 (50.00%) CCDP
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
2 5 (50.00%) CCSE
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) CCIE
3 3 (30.00%) JNCIE
3 3 (30.00%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) Avaya
3 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (20.00%) Imperva
4 2 (20.00%) Nokia
4 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds