The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Shropshire region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.00% - -
As % of the Vendors category 7.79% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Vendors Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 113 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 64.17% 55.12% 59.01%
Number of salaries quoted 62 63 59
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
West Midlands

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Telford - 6 - -
F5
West Midlands

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (90.48%) CheckPoint
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
3 16 (76.19%) Fortinet
3 16 (76.19%) Load Balancing
3 16 (76.19%) Network Management
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (71.43%) WAN Optimisation
4 15 (71.43%) DMVPN
4 15 (71.43%) Incident Management
4 15 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
4 15 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (71.43%) Blue Coat
4 15 (71.43%) VoIP
4 15 (71.43%) WAN
4 15 (71.43%) MPLS
4 15 (71.43%) McAfee
5 11 (52.38%) Advertising
6 6 (28.57%) BIG-IP
6 6 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (23.81%) Network Design
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Nokia
8 4 (19.05%) CCNP
8 4 (19.05%) BGP
8 4 (19.05%) OSPF
9 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (14.29%) CCNA

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.52%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (76.19%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (71.43%) DMVPN
3 15 (71.43%) MPLS
3 15 (71.43%) VoIP
3 15 (71.43%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) BIG-IP
4 6 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (19.05%) OSPF
5 4 (19.05%) BGP
6 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (9.52%) DNS
7 2 (9.52%) Internet
7 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (9.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (52.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) Technical Leader
2 3 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Platform Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Network Operations Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Design Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Operations Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Network Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) AIX
1 2 (9.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Load Balancing
1 16 (76.19%) Network Management
2 15 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 15 (71.43%) WAN Optimisation
2 15 (71.43%) Incident Management
3 5 (23.81%) Network Design
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
2 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (19.05%) CCNP
5 3 (14.29%) CCNA
6 2 (9.52%) BC Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) CCDA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
1 19 (90.48%) CheckPoint
2 16 (76.19%) Fortinet
3 15 (71.43%) McAfee
3 15 (71.43%) Blue Coat
4 4 (19.05%) Nokia
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) BMC
6 1 (4.76%) OPNET
6 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds