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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 131 128 118
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing F5 49 57 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.45% 1.56% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 3.25% 3.25% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 23
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
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
1508 1753 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 44.67% 48.01% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1350 945
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in Leeds

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 113 (99.12%) Cisco
2 88 (77.19%) CheckPoint
3 69 (60.53%) Load Balancing
4 60 (52.63%) Firewall
5 57 (50.00%) ITIL
6 55 (48.25%) HP
7 47 (41.23%) WAN
8 46 (40.35%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (31.58%) TOGAF
9 36 (31.58%) Blue Coat
10 33 (28.95%) LAN
11 32 (28.07%) Linux
11 32 (28.07%) Network Design
12 30 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
13 29 (25.44%) VMware
14 28 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
15 27 (23.68%) Active Directory
16 25 (21.93%) EMC
16 25 (21.93%) NetApp
16 25 (21.93%) E-Commerce
17 24 (21.05%) Huawei
17 24 (21.05%) HP ASE
18 23 (20.18%) Cisco Nexus
19 22 (19.30%) Cisco ASA
19 22 (19.30%) Network Security
19 22 (19.30%) Wireless Security
19 22 (19.30%) Wireless
19 22 (19.30%) CCNP
20 21 (18.42%) IBM
20 21 (18.42%) VMware ESX

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (1.75%) Confluence
2 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (9.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 60 (52.63%) Firewall
2 47 (41.23%) WAN
3 33 (28.95%) LAN
4 23 (20.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (19.30%) Wireless
5 22 (19.30%) Network Security
5 22 (19.30%) Wireless Security
5 22 (19.30%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (18.42%) NAS
7 19 (16.67%) MPLS
7 19 (16.67%) VoIP
8 16 (14.04%) DNS
9 14 (12.28%) VPN
10 13 (11.40%) FWSM
11 11 (9.65%) Unified Communications
11 11 (9.65%) IP Telephony
12 7 (6.14%) Internet
13 6 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 6 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 5 (4.39%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.89%) MySQL
1 9 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (7.89%) NoSQL
1 9 (7.89%) Riak
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.63%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Games
3 2 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 63 (55.26%) Architect
2 42 (36.84%) Network Architect
3 22 (19.30%) Cisco Architect
3 22 (19.30%) Network Design Architect
4 21 (18.42%) Infrastructure Architect
5 15 (13.16%) Consultant
5 15 (13.16%) Network Engineer
5 15 (13.16%) Security Consultant
6 14 (12.28%) Network Consultant
6 14 (12.28%) Network Security Consultant
7 9 (7.89%) Security Engineer
8 8 (7.02%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Analyst
10 3 (2.63%) Security Analyst
10 3 (2.63%) Network Specialist
10 3 (2.63%) NOC Engineer
10 3 (2.63%) Operations Engineer
11 2 (1.75%) Designer
11 2 (1.75%) Network Designer
12 1 (0.88%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Public Cloud
2 12 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 11 (9.65%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.75%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) Statistics
6 1 (0.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.07%) Linux
2 19 (16.67%) Windows
3 13 (11.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.88%) UNIX
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (60.53%) Load Balancing
2 57 (50.00%) ITIL
3 36 (31.58%) TOGAF
4 32 (28.07%) Network Design
5 25 (21.93%) E-Commerce
6 13 (11.40%) Network Architecture
7 9 (7.89%) Migration
8 5 (4.39%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (4.39%) DDoS Mitigation
9 4 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (3.51%) Information Security
10 2 (1.75%) BCP
10 2 (1.75%) ITIL V3
10 2 (1.75%) SIEM
10 2 (1.75%) Incident Management
11 1 (0.88%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (0.88%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (0.88%) Service Delivery
11 1 (0.88%) Security Management
11 1 (0.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (40.35%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
3 24 (21.05%) HP ASE
4 22 (19.30%) CCNP
5 20 (17.54%) CCNA
6 11 (9.65%) ISEB
7 7 (6.14%) CCSA
8 5 (4.39%) CCSE
8 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.51%) Degree
9 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) HP AIS
10 1 (0.88%) CCDA
10 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.88%) CCIP
10 1 (0.88%) MCSE
10 1 (0.88%) CCSP
System Software
1 28 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (23.68%) Active Directory
3 21 (18.42%) VMware ESX
4 10 (8.77%) ProxySG
5 9 (7.89%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (3.51%) vSphere
7 1 (0.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (3.51%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.75%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (1.75%) Cacti
3 1 (0.88%) OpenView
Vendors
1 113 (99.12%) Cisco
2 88 (77.19%) CheckPoint
3 55 (48.25%) HP
4 36 (31.58%) Blue Coat
5 29 (25.44%) VMware
6 25 (21.93%) NetApp
6 25 (21.93%) EMC
7 24 (21.05%) Huawei
8 21 (18.42%) IBM
9 20 (17.54%) Juniper
10 18 (15.79%) Riverbed
11 17 (14.91%) Red Hat
12 14 (12.28%) ArcSight
13 11 (9.65%) Fortinet
14 10 (8.77%) Sourcefire
14 10 (8.77%) Oracle
15 9 (7.89%) Infoblox
16 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
17 5 (4.39%) Splunk
18 4 (3.51%) SolarWinds
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