The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 57 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.45% 0.27% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
F5
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
245 167 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 54.69% 44.41% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 167 110 139
Average salary £37,100 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

F5
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

F5 Salary Trend in Bradford

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5.

1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Sourcefire
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Operations Management
2 2 (66.67%) Qualys
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) LogRhythm
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Project Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Sourcefire
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Qualys
2 2 (66.67%) LogRhythm
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco