The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for BIG-IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
England / West Midlands
Rank - - 210
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £21,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% +10.00%  

BIG-IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 717 922 782
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.43% 15.17% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 588 737 666
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing BIG-IP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for BIG-IP 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for BIG-IP in the West Midlands