Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F5 over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 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.

F5
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 264 233
Rank change year-on-year -12 -31 +19
Permanent jobs citing F5 28 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.35% 0.33% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.77% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 30
Manchester median annual salary £51,500 £43,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.71% -37.50% +40.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £32,500 £37,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,125 £71,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -5.00%

F5 is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3717 3258 3166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.77% 43.43% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2997 2735 2504
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £24,584
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,850 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing F5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Manchester

F5
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 in Manchester.

Salary trend for F5 in Manchester

F5
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 in Manchester

F5
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 1 £50,000 -
F5
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for F5.

1 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 26 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (75.00%) CCNP
4 20 (71.43%) WAN
5 18 (64.29%) Juniper
6 17 (60.71%) CCIE
7 15 (53.57%) LAN
8 13 (46.43%) Load Balancing
8 13 (46.43%) Video Conferencing
8 13 (46.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (39.29%) Riverbed
9 11 (39.29%) NetScaler
9 11 (39.29%) Network Security
9 11 (39.29%) Firewall
9 11 (39.29%) BGP
10 10 (35.71%) EIGRP
10 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
10 10 (35.71%) ITIL
10 10 (35.71%) Windows
10 10 (35.71%) VPN
10 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
10 10 (35.71%) Unified Communications
11 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
11 9 (32.14%) IronPort
11 9 (32.14%) Statistics
12 8 (28.57%) Wireless
12 8 (28.57%) IPsec
12 8 (28.57%) Polycom

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) WAN
2 15 (53.57%) LAN
3 13 (46.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (39.29%) BGP
4 11 (39.29%) Firewall
4 11 (39.29%) NetScaler
4 11 (39.29%) Network Security
5 10 (35.71%) EIGRP
5 10 (35.71%) Unified Communications
5 10 (35.71%) VPN
6 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (28.57%) BIG-IP
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (28.57%) IPsec
7 8 (28.57%) OpenScape
7 8 (28.57%) SSL
7 8 (28.57%) Wireless
7 8 (28.57%) WLAN
8 6 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Juniper Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Lead Network Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Architect
5 6 (21.43%) Network Architect
5 6 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Security Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco Architect
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco Network Architect
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Juniper Architect
6 5 (17.86%) LAN Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) WAN Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Network Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
3 5 (17.86%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
1 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Load Balancing
2 10 (35.71%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) Statistics
4 7 (25.00%) Service Management
5 6 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (21.43%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (17.86%) Network Management
7 4 (14.29%) Change Control
7 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.57%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (75.00%) CCNP
3 17 (60.71%) CCIE
4 5 (17.86%) MCP
4 5 (17.86%) MCSA
4 5 (17.86%) MCSE
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Cacti
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 18 (64.29%) Juniper
3 11 (39.29%) Riverbed
4 9 (32.14%) IronPort
5 8 (28.57%) Polycom
5 8 (28.57%) Siemens
6 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
8 5 (17.86%) Palo Alto
9 1 (3.57%) Capita
9 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.57%) Microsoft