The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - - 59
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
BIG-IP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 95 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.26% 14.16% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 79 86 73
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Staffordshire