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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 188 193 178
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs citing F5 37 19 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.37% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 0.82% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 41
Median salary £47,500 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £48,750 £72,500
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
2508 2316 2748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.99% 45.54% 48.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1887 1939 2405
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
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
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 10 December 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 -4 13 £48,000 +12.94% 1
Herefordshire - 9 £47,500 -
Worcestershire - 7 £47,500 -
Coventry - 6 £47,000 - 1
Shropshire -13 1 £49,000 +19.51%
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 82 (100.00%) Cisco
2 75 (91.46%) Firewall
3 74 (90.24%) Cisco Certification
4 59 (71.95%) WAN
5 40 (48.78%) CCNA
6 39 (47.56%) CCNP
7 37 (45.12%) Data Centre
8 34 (41.46%) LAN
8 34 (41.46%) CheckPoint
9 33 (40.24%) Juniper
10 32 (39.02%) Project Management
11 29 (35.37%) VPN
12 27 (32.93%) Load Balancing
13 26 (31.71%) Service Delivery
14 25 (30.49%) CCIE
14 25 (30.49%) ITIL
14 25 (30.49%) Fortinet
14 25 (30.49%) Cisco Nexus
14 25 (30.49%) Line Management
15 24 (29.27%) MPLS
15 24 (29.27%) HP
15 24 (29.27%) Brocade
16 23 (28.05%) Cisco ASA
17 22 (26.83%) DNS
18 19 (23.17%) OSPF
18 19 (23.17%) Finance
19 18 (21.95%) VoIP
20 17 (20.73%) PRINCE2
20 17 (20.73%) DHCP
20 17 (20.73%) BGP

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 2 (2.44%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) IaaS
2 7 (8.54%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (91.46%) Firewall
2 59 (71.95%) WAN
3 34 (41.46%) LAN
4 29 (35.37%) VPN
5 25 (30.49%) Cisco Nexus
6 24 (29.27%) MPLS
7 23 (28.05%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (26.83%) DNS
9 19 (23.17%) OSPF
10 18 (21.95%) VoIP
11 17 (20.73%) BGP
11 17 (20.73%) DHCP
12 16 (19.51%) TCP/IP
13 15 (18.29%) Network Security
14 12 (14.63%) EIGRP
15 11 (13.41%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (12.20%) IPv6
17 9 (10.98%) BGP-4
17 9 (10.98%) HSRP
17 9 (10.98%) Wireless
General
1 19 (23.17%) Finance
2 15 (18.29%) Retail
3 13 (15.85%) Publishing
4 3 (3.66%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (45.12%) Network Engineer
2 18 (21.95%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (18.29%) Technical Specialist
4 14 (17.07%) Network Specialist
5 12 (14.63%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Data Centre Specialist
7 6 (7.32%) Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Network Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Lead Network Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Network Support
8 5 (6.10%) Switch Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Network Support Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Technical Manager
10 3 (3.66%) Network Manager
10 3 (3.66%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.22%) WAP
2 1 (1.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (45.12%) Data Centre
2 13 (15.85%) CMDB
2 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.44%) EPoS
4 2 (2.44%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Handset
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) Linux
2 3 (3.66%) Solaris
2 3 (3.66%) Unix
2 3 (3.66%) Windows 10
2 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) Project Management
2 27 (32.93%) Load Balancing
3 26 (31.71%) Service Delivery
4 25 (30.49%) ITIL
4 25 (30.49%) Line Management
5 17 (20.73%) PRINCE2
6 16 (19.51%) ITIL V3
7 15 (18.29%) Presales
7 15 (18.29%) Service Management
8 13 (15.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (15.85%) Gantt Chart
8 13 (15.85%) Requirements Analysis
8 13 (15.85%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (6.10%) Change Control
11 4 (4.88%) Workflow
12 3 (3.66%) Contingency Planning
12 3 (3.66%) Network Design
12 3 (3.66%) PRINCE
12 3 (3.66%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 74 (90.24%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (48.78%) CCNA
3 39 (47.56%) CCNP
4 25 (30.49%) CCIE
5 16 (19.51%) PMI Certification
5 16 (19.51%) PMP
6 14 (17.07%) Degree
7 11 (13.41%) SC Cleared
7 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.88%) CISSP
9 3 (3.66%) CCDP
10 2 (2.44%) CCDA
10 2 (2.44%) CCSP
10 2 (2.44%) JNCIE
10 2 (2.44%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.22%) CCSA
11 1 (1.22%) CCSE
11 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.22%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.88%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) Hyper-V
2 7 (8.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.54%) vSphere
2 7 (8.54%) XenApp
2 7 (8.54%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.88%) SCCM
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.22%) Cacti
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.22%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) Cisco
2 34 (41.46%) CheckPoint
3 33 (40.24%) Juniper
4 25 (30.49%) Fortinet
5 24 (29.27%) Brocade
5 24 (29.27%) HP
6 11 (13.41%) Huawei
7 10 (12.20%) Palo Alto
8 9 (10.98%) Cyberoam
9 8 (9.76%) Citrix
10 7 (8.54%) EMC
11 6 (7.32%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
12 4 (4.88%) Riverbed
13 2 (2.44%) VMware
14 1 (1.22%) Avaya
14 1 (1.22%) Blue Coat
14 1 (1.22%) Mitel
14 1 (1.22%) Nokia
14 1 (1.22%) Symantec
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