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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 152 168 125
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -43
Permanent jobs citing F5 19 3 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.55% 0.092% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 0.20% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 19
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £32,500 £57,500
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 Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1599 1525 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 46.27% 46.87% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1157 1089
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in Leeds

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 59 (96.72%) Cisco
2 52 (85.25%) VMware
2 52 (85.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (78.69%) HP
4 42 (68.85%) Load Balancing
5 36 (59.02%) EMC
6 34 (55.74%) Active Directory
7 32 (52.46%) IBM
8 31 (50.82%) NAS
9 29 (47.54%) ITIL
9 29 (47.54%) Linux
10 28 (45.90%) NetApp
11 25 (40.98%) TOGAF
11 25 (40.98%) E-Commerce
12 24 (39.34%) VMware ESX
13 23 (37.70%) Firewall
14 17 (27.87%) Windows
14 17 (27.87%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (27.87%) Internet
14 17 (27.87%) CCNP
15 16 (26.23%) Apache
15 16 (26.23%) Project Management
16 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
16 15 (24.59%) CheckPoint
17 14 (22.95%) PHP
17 14 (22.95%) MySQL
17 14 (22.95%) Symantec
17 14 (22.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 12 (19.67%) Blue Coat
18 12 (19.67%) Network Security

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (26.23%) Apache
2 9 (14.75%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.92%) Node.js
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.64%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 31 (50.82%) NAS
2 23 (37.70%) Firewall
3 17 (27.87%) Internet
4 12 (19.67%) Network Security
5 11 (18.03%) DHCP
5 11 (18.03%) DNS
6 9 (14.75%) SAN
7 6 (9.84%) WAN
8 4 (6.56%) BGP
8 4 (6.56%) MPLS
8 4 (6.56%) VoIP
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (6.56%) FWSM
9 3 (4.92%) HTTP
9 3 (4.92%) OSPF
9 3 (4.92%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (4.92%) VLAN
10 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.28%) FTP
10 2 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) MySQL
2 8 (13.11%) Informix
3 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.48%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.92%) Redis
4 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
1 7 (11.48%) JIRA
1 7 (11.48%) Subversion
2 4 (6.56%) Hudson
General
1 7 (11.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Architect
2 24 (39.34%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (16.39%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (11.48%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Engineering Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Network Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Product Specialist
7 3 (4.92%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Network Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Development Specialist
7 3 (4.92%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (8.20%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (6.56%) Middleware
4 3 (4.92%) Web Services
5 2 (3.28%) XML
5 2 (3.28%) J2EE
6 1 (1.64%) RESTful
6 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Storage
1 8 (13.11%) IBM XIV
2 6 (9.84%) Clustering
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) RIA
4 2 (3.28%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (47.54%) Linux
2 17 (27.87%) Windows
3 10 (16.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.92%) Solaris
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) CentOS
5 1 (1.64%) UNIX
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (68.85%) Load Balancing
2 29 (47.54%) ITIL
3 25 (40.98%) TOGAF
3 25 (40.98%) E-Commerce
4 16 (26.23%) Project Management
5 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.20%) Network Architecture
6 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.56%) Performance Management
7 4 (6.56%) Line Management
8 3 (4.92%) Build Automation
8 3 (4.92%) High Availability
8 3 (4.92%) Change Management
8 3 (4.92%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (3.28%) Content Management
9 2 (3.28%) Information Security
9 2 (3.28%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) PHP
2 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
2 7 (11.48%) Perl
2 7 (11.48%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.56%) SQL
4 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.28%) Java
5 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (27.87%) CCNP
2 14 (22.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (16.39%) CCSP
3 10 (16.39%) CCNA
4 9 (14.75%) Degree
5 7 (11.48%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (11.48%) CISSP
5 7 (11.48%) CCIE
6 4 (6.56%) CCDE
7 3 (4.92%) CCIP
7 3 (4.92%) CCDA
8 1 (1.64%) MCP
8 1 (1.64%) MCSE
8 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (85.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (55.74%) Active Directory
3 24 (39.34%) VMware ESX
4 9 (14.75%) ProxySG
5 8 (13.11%) vSphere
6 7 (11.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.64%) XenServer
7 1 (1.64%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (11.48%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (11.48%) Cacti
2 7 (11.48%) Opsview
2 7 (11.48%) Graphite
2 7 (11.48%) Nagios
2 7 (11.48%) NetBackup
3 5 (8.20%) Puppet
4 3 (4.92%) Salt
5 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 59 (96.72%) Cisco
2 52 (85.25%) VMware
3 48 (78.69%) HP
4 36 (59.02%) EMC
5 32 (52.46%) IBM
6 28 (45.90%) NetApp
7 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
7 15 (24.59%) CheckPoint
8 14 (22.95%) Symantec
9 12 (19.67%) Blue Coat
10 11 (18.03%) Red Hat
11 10 (16.39%) Citrix
12 7 (11.48%) SolarWinds
12 7 (11.48%) Veritas
13 6 (9.84%) Riverbed
14 5 (8.20%) Juniper
15 3 (4.92%) ArcSight
15 3 (4.92%) Sourcefire
16 2 (3.28%) Dell
17 1 (1.64%) LogRhythm
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