The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 16 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 Telford 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 7.29% - -
As % of the Vendors category 10.29% - -
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
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
68 86 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 70.83% 67.19% 71.11%
Number of salaries quoted 53 38 33
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
Shropshire

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (80.00%) Fortinet
2 16 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 16 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 16 (80.00%) Network Management
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (75.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 15 (75.00%) DMVPN
3 15 (75.00%) Incident Management
3 15 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 15 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (75.00%) McAfee
3 15 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 15 (75.00%) MPLS
3 15 (75.00%) VoIP
3 15 (75.00%) WAN
4 12 (60.00%) Advertising
5 6 (30.00%) Network Design
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (25.00%) Nokia
6 5 (25.00%) OSPF
6 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
6 5 (25.00%) BGP
6 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
7 4 (20.00%) CCNP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (75.00%) DMVPN
3 15 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (75.00%) MPLS
3 15 (75.00%) VoIP
3 15 (75.00%) WAN
4 5 (25.00%) OSPF
4 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 5 (25.00%) BGP
4 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 12 (60.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Design Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Operations Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Network Operations Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 16 (80.00%) Network Management
2 15 (75.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 15 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 15 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Network Design
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (20.00%) CCNP
4 4 (20.00%) CCNA
5 3 (15.00%) BC Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) CCDA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 16 (80.00%) Fortinet
3 15 (75.00%) McAfee
3 15 (75.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (25.00%) Nokia
5 1 (5.00%) OPNET
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) BMC
5 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds