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 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 50 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing F5 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.28% 2.42% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 5.56% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
173 144 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 49.29% 43.50% 46.75%
Number of salaries quoted 118 87 138
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 February 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Sourcefire
3 4 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
3 4 (57.14%) Operations Management
3 4 (57.14%) Qualys
3 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (57.14%) LogRhythm
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) SSL
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security
5 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (28.57%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) FTP
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Operations Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Project Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Operations Management
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Database Security
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Sourcefire
2 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
2 4 (57.14%) Qualys
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec
2 4 (57.14%) LogRhythm
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) BT
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks