The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 69 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.31% - 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 Staffordshire region.

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
304 307 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 46.77% 43.06% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 262 253 219
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

F5
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

F5 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

F5
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield - 2 £35,000 -
F5
West Midlands

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed