The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 39 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.08% 0.54% -
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £36,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Halifax region.

Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 82 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 20.83% 44.32% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 53 25
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £34,563
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +21.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

F5
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

F5 Salary Trend in Halifax

F5
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Halifax

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for F5.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Sophos
3 5 (71.43%) Clearswift
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) CISSP
3 5 (71.43%) Information Security
3 5 (71.43%) Nessus
3 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) Rapid7
3 5 (71.43%) ScanSafe
3 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (71.43%) Mimecast
3 5 (71.43%) Nexpose
3 5 (71.43%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (14.29%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Extranet
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Intranet
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) IT Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) IT Security Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Network Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Security Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Network Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IP Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
1 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Nessus
1 5 (71.43%) Nexpose
2 1 (14.29%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (14.29%) OpenView
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) Clearswift
2 5 (71.43%) Rapid7
2 5 (71.43%) ScanSafe
2 5 (71.43%) Sophos
3 1 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) VMware