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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 177 186
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9  
Permanent jobs citing F5 20 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.48% 0.37% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 0.88% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 3
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

F5 is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1916 1471 1501
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 45.75% 41.92% 44.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1236 1214
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing F5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Oldham - 1 £37,500 -
F5
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 30 (96.77%) Cisco
2 29 (93.55%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (90.32%) CCNP
4 24 (77.42%) CCIE
5 22 (70.97%) Juniper
5 22 (70.97%) WAN
6 20 (64.52%) TCP/IP
7 16 (51.61%) Windows
7 16 (51.61%) ITIL
7 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
7 16 (51.61%) Video Conferencing
7 16 (51.61%) Riverbed
7 16 (51.61%) Unified Communications
7 16 (51.61%) NetScaler
7 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
8 15 (48.39%) Load Balancing
9 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (45.16%) MCP
9 14 (45.16%) MCSE
9 14 (45.16%) MCSA
9 14 (45.16%) Firewall
10 13 (41.94%) Statistics
11 11 (35.48%) Change Control
11 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
11 11 (35.48%) Wireless
11 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
11 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
11 11 (35.48%) LAN
12 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
12 10 (32.26%) Service Management

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 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (70.97%) WAN
2 20 (64.52%) TCP/IP
3 16 (51.61%) NetScaler
3 16 (51.61%) Unified Communications
4 14 (45.16%) Firewall
5 11 (35.48%) LAN
5 11 (35.48%) Wireless
6 10 (32.26%) Network Security
7 9 (29.03%) BGP
7 9 (29.03%) EIGRP
7 9 (29.03%) MPLS
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (19.35%) DHCP
8 6 (19.35%) DMVPN
8 6 (19.35%) DNS
8 6 (19.35%) OSPF
8 6 (19.35%) SNA
8 6 (19.35%) VPN
9 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Network Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) Network Communications Engineer
4 10 (32.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (29.03%) Juniper Engineer
6 7 (22.58%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (22.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (22.58%) Lead Network Engineer
6 7 (22.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) LAN Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) WAN Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Head of Networks
8 1 (3.23%) Head of Security
8 1 (3.23%) Juniper Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Juniper Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Network Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
3 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.23%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
1 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 15 (48.39%) Load Balancing
3 13 (41.94%) Statistics
4 11 (35.48%) Change Control
4 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
5 10 (32.26%) Service Management
6 8 (25.81%) WAN Optimisation
7 7 (22.58%) Network Design
7 7 (22.58%) Network Management
8 6 (19.35%) High Availability
9 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
10 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
11 1 (3.23%) B2B
11 1 (3.23%) B2C
11 1 (3.23%) Change Management
11 1 (3.23%) DDoS Mitigation
11 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
11 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
11 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 29 (93.55%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (90.32%) CCNP
3 24 (77.42%) CCIE
4 14 (45.16%) MCP
4 14 (45.16%) MCSA
4 14 (45.16%) MCSE
4 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (19.35%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 3 (9.68%) CCNA
7 2 (6.45%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (6.45%) CCSA
7 2 (6.45%) Degree
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
8 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Cisco
2 22 (70.97%) Juniper
3 16 (51.61%) Riverbed
4 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
5 6 (19.35%) Fortinet
6 3 (9.68%) IronPort
6 3 (9.68%) Polycom
6 3 (9.68%) Siemens
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.23%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.23%) Radware
8 1 (3.23%) Stonesoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
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