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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 136 162 172
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +10
Permanent jobs citing F5 50 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.49% 0.55% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 3.55% 1.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 16 2
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £50,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,750 £57,250
UK excluding London average 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 Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1408 1598 1490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 41.87% 46.60% 45.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 1272 1132
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Leeds

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 52 (58.43%) Linux
2 49 (55.06%) Red Hat
3 48 (53.93%) Cisco
4 47 (52.81%) Firewall
5 46 (51.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (48.31%) Opscode Chef
6 43 (48.31%) Salt
7 41 (46.07%) Load Balancing
8 34 (38.20%) VMware
8 34 (38.20%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (34.83%) DNS
9 31 (34.83%) Windows
10 27 (30.34%) PHP
11 26 (29.21%) Perl
11 26 (29.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (28.09%) Bash Shell
12 25 (28.09%) CCNP
13 23 (25.84%) Python
13 23 (25.84%) MySQL
13 23 (25.84%) Puppet
13 23 (25.84%) Git (software)
13 23 (25.84%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (25.84%) Ansible
14 22 (24.72%) Jenkins
14 22 (24.72%) Opsview
15 21 (23.60%) Ruby
15 21 (23.60%) Informix
16 19 (21.35%) Nagios
16 19 (21.35%) Grafana
16 19 (21.35%) DevOps

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 18 (20.22%) CloudStack
2 9 (10.11%) Apache
3 5 (5.62%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.35%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (52.81%) Firewall
2 31 (34.83%) DNS
3 16 (17.98%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (17.98%) Internet
4 14 (15.73%) WAN
5 11 (12.36%) Wireless
6 10 (11.24%) BGP
6 10 (11.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (10.11%) LAN
7 9 (10.11%) Network Security
7 9 (10.11%) VPN
8 7 (7.87%) Wireless Security
9 6 (6.74%) DMZ
9 6 (6.74%) HTTP
10 5 (5.62%) DHCP
10 5 (5.62%) MPLS
11 4 (4.49%) EIGRP
11 4 (4.49%) OSPF
11 4 (4.49%) SSL
11 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.84%) MySQL
2 21 (23.60%) Informix
3 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
4 10 (11.24%) Big Data
5 9 (10.11%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.62%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.25%) Riak
Development Applications
1 23 (25.84%) Git (software)
2 22 (24.72%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.62%) Subversion
4 4 (4.49%) JIRA
5 3 (3.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (6.74%) Back Office
1 6 (6.74%) Retail
2 3 (3.37%) Finance
3 2 (2.25%) Games
4 1 (1.12%) Law
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Network Engineer
2 21 (23.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (22.47%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (21.35%) Systems Engineer
5 18 (20.22%) DevOps Engineer
5 18 (20.22%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 17 (19.10%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 17 (19.10%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 17 (19.10%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 14 (15.73%) Architect
8 13 (14.61%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (12.36%) Cisco Engineer
9 11 (12.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 10 (11.24%) AWS Engineer
11 9 (10.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (7.87%) Cisco Architect
12 7 (7.87%) Cisco Network Architect
12 7 (7.87%) Network Architect
12 7 (7.87%) Network Design Architect
12 7 (7.87%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.24%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (10.11%) LAMP
3 5 (5.62%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (5.62%) Web Services
3 5 (5.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Data Centre
2 13 (14.61%) Clustering
3 6 (6.74%) IBM XIV
4 5 (5.62%) PMI
4 5 (5.62%) RIA
5 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (4.49%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (4.49%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.25%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.12%) DataPower
7 1 (1.12%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (58.43%) Linux
2 46 (51.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (34.83%) Windows
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.37%) Unix
7 1 (1.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.07%) Load Balancing
2 23 (25.84%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (21.35%) DevOps
4 18 (20.22%) Configuration Management
5 11 (12.36%) High Availability
6 10 (11.24%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (10.11%) Presales
8 8 (8.99%) Network Design
9 6 (6.74%) Information Security
10 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (5.62%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.62%) Load Testing
10 5 (5.62%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (5.62%) Open Source
11 4 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.49%) ITIL
11 4 (4.49%) Line Management
11 4 (4.49%) Network Architecture
11 4 (4.49%) Time Management
12 3 (3.37%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.34%) PHP
2 26 (29.21%) Perl
3 25 (28.09%) Bash Shell
4 23 (25.84%) Python
5 21 (23.60%) Ruby
6 18 (20.22%) Java
7 5 (5.62%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (38.20%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (28.09%) CCNP
3 13 (14.61%) CCIE
4 12 (13.48%) CCSP
5 11 (12.36%) CCNA
6 9 (10.11%) CCDE
6 9 (10.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (7.87%) HP ASE
7 7 (7.87%) HPE ATP
8 6 (6.74%) CCDA
9 5 (5.62%) PMI Certification
10 4 (4.49%) CISSP
11 3 (3.37%) JNCIA
12 2 (2.25%) Degree
12 2 (2.25%) ISEB
12 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.12%) CCDP
13 1 (1.12%) CCIP
13 1 (1.12%) CCSA
13 1 (1.12%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (29.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.99%) vSphere
3 6 (6.74%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.62%) Firmware
5 4 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.25%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.12%) Docker
7 1 (1.12%) KVM
7 1 (1.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (48.31%) Opscode Chef
1 43 (48.31%) Salt
2 23 (25.84%) Ansible
2 23 (25.84%) Puppet
3 22 (24.72%) Opsview
4 19 (21.35%) Grafana
4 19 (21.35%) Nagios
5 18 (20.22%) Cacti
5 18 (20.22%) CFEngine
5 18 (20.22%) Graphite
6 13 (14.61%) FortiGate
7 2 (2.25%) OpenView
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.12%) Munin
8 1 (1.12%) OpenNMS
8 1 (1.12%) OPNET
8 1 (1.12%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 49 (55.06%) Red Hat
2 48 (53.93%) Cisco
3 34 (38.20%) VMware
4 18 (20.22%) Oracle
5 17 (19.10%) CheckPoint
6 15 (16.85%) HP
7 9 (10.11%) IBM
7 9 (10.11%) Symantec
8 8 (8.99%) NetApp
8 8 (8.99%) Riverbed
9 7 (7.87%) Huawei
9 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
10 6 (6.74%) Blue Coat
10 6 (6.74%) Juniper
11 5 (5.62%) Fortinet
11 5 (5.62%) Palo Alto
12 3 (3.37%) Dell
12 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.25%) Avaya
13 2 (2.25%) EMC
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