The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 95 149 126
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -23
Permanent jobs citing F5 75 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.29% 0.93% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 5.05% 2.09% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 14
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1486 1626 1283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.40% 44.58% 48.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1329 1033
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

F5
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

F5 Salary Trend in Leeds

F5
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in Leeds

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Cisco
2 79 (79.00%) CheckPoint
3 58 (58.00%) Firewall
3 58 (58.00%) Load Balancing
4 49 (49.00%) ITIL
5 45 (45.00%) HP
6 38 (38.00%) Blue Coat
7 36 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (35.00%) WAN
9 31 (31.00%) TOGAF
10 26 (26.00%) Linux
11 25 (25.00%) LAN
11 25 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (25.00%) VMware
12 24 (24.00%) Active Directory
12 24 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
13 23 (23.00%) E-Commerce
13 23 (23.00%) Network Security
13 23 (23.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 22 (22.00%) Network Design
14 22 (22.00%) EMC
15 20 (20.00%) NetApp
16 19 (19.00%) VoIP
16 19 (19.00%) CCNP
16 19 (19.00%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (18.00%) CCNA
17 18 (18.00%) Juniper
17 18 (18.00%) RESTful
17 18 (18.00%) Riverbed
18 17 (17.00%) HP ASE

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (2.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 58 (58.00%) Firewall
2 35 (35.00%) WAN
3 25 (25.00%) LAN
4 23 (23.00%) Network Security
4 23 (23.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 19 (19.00%) VoIP
5 19 (19.00%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (16.00%) NAS
7 15 (15.00%) DNS
7 15 (15.00%) Wireless
7 15 (15.00%) Wireless Security
8 13 (13.00%) MPLS
8 13 (13.00%) FWSM
9 11 (11.00%) VPN
10 8 (8.00%) IP Telephony
10 8 (8.00%) Unified Communications
11 7 (7.00%) Internet
11 7 (7.00%) DHCP
12 6 (6.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (6.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) MySQL
1 6 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (6.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (6.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.00%) Games
3 2 (2.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.00%) Electronics
4 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (51.00%) Architect
2 35 (35.00%) Network Architect
3 16 (16.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (15.00%) Consultant
4 15 (15.00%) Security Consultant
4 15 (15.00%) Cisco Architect
4 15 (15.00%) Network Design Architect
5 14 (14.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 14 (14.00%) Network Consultant
6 12 (12.00%) Network Engineer
7 9 (9.00%) Security Engineer
8 7 (7.00%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Analyst
10 3 (3.00%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) Security Analyst
10 3 (3.00%) Network Specialist
10 3 (3.00%) NOC Engineer
11 2 (2.00%) Linux Specialist
11 2 (2.00%) Network Designer
11 2 (2.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Public Cloud
2 8 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.00%) DTV
5 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.00%) Linux
2 15 (15.00%) Windows
3 9 (9.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (58.00%) Load Balancing
2 49 (49.00%) ITIL
3 31 (31.00%) TOGAF
4 23 (23.00%) E-Commerce
5 22 (22.00%) Network Design
6 13 (13.00%) Network Architecture
7 9 (9.00%) Migration
8 5 (5.00%) DDoS Mitigation
9 4 (4.00%) Information Security
9 4 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (3.00%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (2.00%) ITIL V3
11 2 (2.00%) SIEM
12 1 (1.00%) Technical Analysis
12 1 (1.00%) Network Management
12 1 (1.00%) BCP
12 1 (1.00%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.00%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (1.00%) Incident Management
12 1 (1.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 36 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (19.00%) CCNP
4 18 (18.00%) CCNA
5 17 (17.00%) HP ASE
6 8 (8.00%) ISEB
7 6 (6.00%) Degree
8 5 (5.00%) CCSA
9 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.00%) CCSE
11 1 (1.00%) CCSP
11 1 (1.00%) CCIP
11 1 (1.00%) CCDA
11 1 (1.00%) HP AIS
11 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 25 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (24.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (16.00%) VMware ESX
4 12 (12.00%) ProxySG
5 6 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (4.00%) vSphere
7 1 (1.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.00%) Cacti
3 2 (2.00%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 100 (100.00%) Cisco
2 79 (79.00%) CheckPoint
3 45 (45.00%) HP
4 38 (38.00%) Blue Coat
5 25 (25.00%) VMware
6 22 (22.00%) EMC
7 20 (20.00%) NetApp
8 18 (18.00%) Juniper
8 18 (18.00%) Riverbed
9 17 (17.00%) Huawei
10 16 (16.00%) IBM
11 14 (14.00%) ArcSight
12 12 (12.00%) Red Hat
13 11 (11.00%) Fortinet
14 10 (10.00%) Microsoft
14 10 (10.00%) Sourcefire
15 6 (6.00%) Oracle
15 6 (6.00%) Symantec
15 6 (6.00%) Citrix
15 6 (6.00%) Infoblox
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