The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Staffordshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank - 70 55
Permanent jobs citing F5 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.38% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £45,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
354 260 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 48.63% 39.16% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 287 224 193
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
West Midlands

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Platform Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix