The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 194 164 200
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +36
Permanent jobs citing F5 43 50 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.94% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 2.03% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 33
Median salary £47,500 £45,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.97% -13.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £70,000 £72,400
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2671 2468 2897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.74% 46.29% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1973 2058 2418
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

F5
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

F5 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

F5
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

F5
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -28 28 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Worcestershire - 6 £47,500 - 1
Coventry -2 5 £65,000 +68.83%
Staffordshire -2 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Shropshire -10 1 £49,000 -2.00%
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for F5.

1 77 (100.00%) Cisco
2 71 (92.21%) Cisco Certification
3 67 (87.01%) Firewall
4 53 (68.83%) WAN
5 41 (53.25%) Data Centre
6 40 (51.95%) Juniper
7 39 (50.65%) CCNP
8 36 (46.75%) VPN
9 35 (45.45%) CheckPoint
10 31 (40.26%) LAN
11 30 (38.96%) ITIL
12 29 (37.66%) CCNA
13 28 (36.36%) Project Management
14 27 (35.06%) Fortinet
15 25 (32.47%) Service Delivery
16 24 (31.17%) CCIE
17 23 (29.87%) HP
17 23 (29.87%) BGP
17 23 (29.87%) MPLS
17 23 (29.87%) Brocade
17 23 (29.87%) Line Management
18 21 (27.27%) VoIP
19 20 (25.97%) Load Balancing
19 20 (25.97%) Cisco ASA
20 18 (23.38%) Cisco Nexus
20 18 (23.38%) Service Management
20 18 (23.38%) EIGRP
21 16 (20.78%) OSPF
21 16 (20.78%) Wireless
21 16 (20.78%) Degree

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.19%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) IaaS
1 8 (10.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (87.01%) Firewall
2 53 (68.83%) WAN
3 36 (46.75%) VPN
4 31 (40.26%) LAN
5 23 (29.87%) BGP
5 23 (29.87%) MPLS
6 21 (27.27%) VoIP
7 20 (25.97%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (23.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (23.38%) EIGRP
9 16 (20.78%) OSPF
9 16 (20.78%) Wireless
10 14 (18.18%) DNS
11 13 (16.88%) Cisco Wireless
12 12 (15.58%) DHCP
13 10 (12.99%) SSL
14 9 (11.69%) Network Security
14 9 (11.69%) TCP/IP
14 9 (11.69%) VPLS
15 8 (10.39%) SAN
General
1 15 (19.48%) Finance
1 15 (19.48%) Publishing
2 14 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (41.56%) Network Engineer
2 16 (20.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (19.48%) Technical Specialist
4 12 (15.58%) Analyst
4 12 (15.58%) Network Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) Network Support
6 10 (12.99%) Network Support Analyst
6 10 (12.99%) Support Analyst
7 8 (10.39%) Network Specialist
8 7 (9.09%) Data Centre Specialist
9 6 (7.79%) Cisco Analyst
9 6 (7.79%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 6 (7.79%) Cisco Support
10 5 (6.49%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) Lead Network Engineer
11 4 (5.19%) Consultant
11 4 (5.19%) Network Manager
11 4 (5.19%) Senior Manager
11 4 (5.19%) Senior Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) WAP
1 1 (1.30%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (53.25%) Data Centre
2 15 (19.48%) CMDB
2 15 (19.48%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.39%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.30%) EPoS
4 1 (1.30%) Handset
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.30%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) Windows
1 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) ITIL
2 28 (36.36%) Project Management
3 25 (32.47%) Service Delivery
4 23 (29.87%) Line Management
5 20 (25.97%) Load Balancing
6 18 (23.38%) Service Management
7 16 (20.78%) Presales
8 15 (19.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (19.48%) Gantt Chart
8 15 (19.48%) ITIL V3
8 15 (19.48%) PRINCE2
8 15 (19.48%) Requirements Analysis
8 15 (19.48%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.49%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (5.19%) Information Security
10 4 (5.19%) Network Design
11 3 (3.90%) Document Management
11 3 (3.90%) Process Improvement
11 3 (3.90%) Requirements Engineering
12 2 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 71 (92.21%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (50.65%) CCNP
3 29 (37.66%) CCNA
4 24 (31.17%) CCIE
5 16 (20.78%) Degree
6 15 (19.48%) PMI Certification
6 15 (19.48%) PMP
7 7 (9.09%) CISSP
8 2 (2.60%) CCDP
8 2 (2.60%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.60%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.30%) CCDA
9 1 (1.30%) CCSA
9 1 (1.30%) CCSE
9 1 (1.30%) CCSP
9 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.30%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.30%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
1 8 (10.39%) Hyper-V
1 8 (10.39%) vSphere
1 8 (10.39%) XenApp
1 8 (10.39%) XenDesktop
2 3 (3.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.30%) Cacti
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.30%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (51.95%) Juniper
3 35 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 27 (35.06%) Fortinet
5 23 (29.87%) Brocade
5 23 (29.87%) HP
6 16 (20.78%) Palo Alto
7 11 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 9 (11.69%) Citrix
8 9 (11.69%) Riverbed
9 8 (10.39%) EMC
9 8 (10.39%) Huawei
10 2 (2.60%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.30%) Avaya
11 1 (1.30%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.30%) Mitel
11 1 (1.30%) Nokia
11 1 (1.30%) Symantec
11 1 (1.30%) VMware
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