The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
England / West Midlands
Rank - - 208
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £21,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
757 847 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.98% 14.60% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 629 701 704
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing BIG-IP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in the West Midlands