The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leeds region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 129 118 140
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs citing F5 58 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.60% 1.02% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 3.29% 2.12% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 2
Average salary £57,500 £38,750 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.38% -25.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £47,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £56,350
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1762 1225 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.51% 48.17% 48.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1353 945 882
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
West Yorkshire

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 11 July 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Leeds

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 69 (95.83%) Cisco
2 46 (63.89%) EMC
3 37 (51.39%) Linux
3 37 (51.39%) Project Management
4 36 (50.00%) Apache
4 36 (50.00%) Internet
5 35 (48.61%) Tomcat
5 35 (48.61%) MySQL
5 35 (48.61%) PHP
5 35 (48.61%) RabbitMQ
6 33 (45.83%) Clustering
7 32 (44.44%) LAMP
7 32 (44.44%) Web Services
7 32 (44.44%) Open Source
8 31 (43.06%) AMQP
8 31 (43.06%) RIA
8 31 (43.06%) Load Testing
8 31 (43.06%) High Availability
8 31 (43.06%) XML
8 31 (43.06%) J2EE
8 31 (43.06%) Java
8 31 (43.06%) JavaScript
8 31 (43.06%) WebLogic
8 31 (43.06%) UML
8 31 (43.06%) Solaris
8 31 (43.06%) HTTP
8 31 (43.06%) WebLogic Portal
8 31 (43.06%) Scrum
8 31 (43.06%) Symmetrix
8 31 (43.06%) Agile Software Development

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 36 (50.00%) Apache
2 35 (48.61%) Tomcat
3 31 (43.06%) WebLogic Portal
3 31 (43.06%) WebSphere
3 31 (43.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (50.00%) Internet
2 31 (43.06%) HTTP
2 31 (43.06%) AMQP
3 21 (29.17%) Firewall
4 19 (26.39%) NAS
5 10 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (9.72%) WAN
8 5 (6.94%) VPN
8 5 (6.94%) SAN
8 5 (6.94%) Network Security
9 4 (5.56%) MPLS
9 4 (5.56%) OSPF
9 4 (5.56%) BGP
10 3 (4.17%) Telnet
10 3 (4.17%) DHCP
10 3 (4.17%) LAN
10 3 (4.17%) SSH
10 3 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (4.17%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (48.61%) MySQL
2 4 (5.56%) Informix
2 4 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Subversion
1 4 (5.56%) JIRA
1 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.56%) Hudson
1 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.56%) Games
2 3 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (65.28%) Architect
2 31 (43.06%) Developer
2 31 (43.06%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (22.22%) Lead Developer
4 15 (20.83%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 15 (20.83%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 15 (20.83%) Senior Architect
5 11 (15.28%) Network Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Engineering Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Network Support
7 4 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
8 3 (4.17%) LAMP Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Consultant
9 2 (2.78%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (48.61%) RabbitMQ
2 32 (44.44%) Web Services
2 32 (44.44%) LAMP
3 31 (43.06%) ActiveMQ
3 31 (43.06%) XML
3 31 (43.06%) J2EE
4 4 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (45.83%) Clustering
2 32 (44.44%) Open Source
3 31 (43.06%) Symmetrix
3 31 (43.06%) RIA
4 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.56%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.39%) IVR
5 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (51.39%) Linux
2 31 (43.06%) Solaris
3 7 (9.72%) Windows
4 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Project Management
2 31 (43.06%) UML
2 31 (43.06%) Scrum
2 31 (43.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.06%) Content Management
2 31 (43.06%) Network Load Balancing
2 31 (43.06%) Load Testing
2 31 (43.06%) Technical Architecture
2 31 (43.06%) High Availability
3 24 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 16 (22.22%) ITIL
5 14 (19.44%) E-Commerce
5 14 (19.44%) TOGAF
6 5 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.56%) Network Design
7 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.56%) Network Architecture
8 2 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.78%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (48.61%) PHP
2 31 (43.06%) Java
2 31 (43.06%) JavaScript
3 22 (30.56%) Perl
4 18 (25.00%) Ruby
5 10 (13.89%) C++
6 7 (9.72%) Python
7 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (43.06%) Degree
2 22 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (27.78%) CCNP
4 8 (11.11%) CCNA
5 7 (9.72%) CCIE
6 6 (8.33%) CCSP
7 4 (5.56%) CISSP
7 4 (5.56%) CCSE
7 4 (5.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.56%) CCDE
8 3 (4.17%) CCIP
9 1 (1.39%) CCSA
9 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.39%) VCAP
9 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (43.06%) QA
2 4 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.39%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.83%) VMware ESX
3 5 (6.94%) vSphere
4 4 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (4.17%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Nagios
1 5 (6.94%) Puppet
2 4 (5.56%) Opsview
2 4 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.56%) Cacti
2 4 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 69 (95.83%) Cisco
2 46 (63.89%) EMC
3 25 (34.72%) HP
4 22 (30.56%) VMware
5 20 (27.78%) CheckPoint
6 19 (26.39%) IBM
7 18 (25.00%) NetApp
8 10 (13.89%) Juniper
9 7 (9.72%) SolarWinds
10 5 (6.94%) Symantec
10 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
10 5 (6.94%) Riverbed
11 4 (5.56%) Blue Coat
11 4 (5.56%) Veritas
11 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
12 2 (2.78%) Sourcefire
13 1 (1.39%) Huawei
13 1 (1.39%) ProCurve
13 1 (1.39%) Avaya
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