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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 152 168 129
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -39
Permanent jobs citing F5 28 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.77% 0.12% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 0.27% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 12
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,250 £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
1662 1478 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.46% 43.53% 47.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1311 1135 1057
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £55,000
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 27 February 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in Leeds

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 60 (96.77%) Cisco
2 37 (59.68%) HP
2 37 (59.68%) Load Balancing
3 36 (58.06%) VMware
3 36 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (51.61%) Firewall
5 30 (48.39%) CheckPoint
6 26 (41.94%) ITIL
6 26 (41.94%) Linux
7 23 (37.10%) EMC
8 20 (32.26%) Blue Coat
8 20 (32.26%) IBM
8 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
8 20 (32.26%) Network Security
9 19 (30.65%) NAS
10 18 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (27.42%) Internet
12 16 (25.81%) NetApp
12 16 (25.81%) Windows
12 16 (25.81%) TOGAF
13 15 (24.19%) E-Commerce
13 15 (24.19%) CCNP
14 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
14 14 (22.58%) Symantec
14 14 (22.58%) Project Management
15 13 (20.97%) WAN
16 12 (19.35%) Apache
16 12 (19.35%) MySQL
16 12 (19.35%) VMware ESX
16 12 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (19.35%) Apache
2 9 (14.52%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.84%) Node.js
4 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.61%) nginx
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 32 (51.61%) Firewall
2 20 (32.26%) Network Security
3 19 (30.65%) NAS
4 17 (27.42%) Internet
5 13 (20.97%) WAN
6 9 (14.52%) DHCP
6 9 (14.52%) LAN
6 9 (14.52%) VoIP
6 9 (14.52%) DNS
6 9 (14.52%) SAN
6 9 (14.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (11.29%) FWSM
8 5 (8.06%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (6.45%) BGP
9 4 (6.45%) MPLS
10 3 (4.84%) OSPF
10 3 (4.84%) Wireless
10 3 (4.84%) VLAN
10 3 (4.84%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (4.84%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) MySQL
2 8 (12.90%) Informix
3 7 (11.29%) RDBMS
3 7 (11.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.84%) Redis
4 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Subversion
1 7 (11.29%) JIRA
1 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.45%) Hudson
3 2 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (14.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Architect
2 12 (19.35%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (17.74%) Consultant
4 10 (16.13%) Security Consultant
5 9 (14.52%) Network Architect
5 9 (14.52%) Network Security Consultant
5 9 (14.52%) Network Consultant
6 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Engineering Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Network Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Network Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Network Design Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Linux Specialist
9 3 (4.84%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (9.68%) RESTful
3 5 (8.06%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (6.45%) Middleware
5 3 (4.84%) Web Services
6 2 (3.23%) XML
6 2 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Enterprise Storage
1 8 (12.90%) IBM XIV
2 6 (9.68%) Clustering
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Symmetrix
4 2 (3.23%) RIA
5 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.94%) Linux
2 16 (25.81%) Windows
3 9 (14.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.84%) Solaris
5 2 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Load Balancing
2 26 (41.94%) ITIL
3 16 (25.81%) TOGAF
4 15 (24.19%) E-Commerce
5 14 (22.58%) Project Management
6 8 (12.90%) Network Architecture
7 7 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.68%) Network Design
8 6 (9.68%) Migration
9 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.06%) Information Security
9 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.45%) Performance Management
10 4 (6.45%) Line Management
11 3 (4.84%) Build Automation
11 3 (4.84%) Change Management
12 2 (3.23%) UML
12 2 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) PHP
2 7 (11.29%) Shell Script
2 7 (11.29%) Perl
2 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.84%) SQL
4 2 (3.23%) Java
4 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (24.19%) CCNP
3 12 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (16.13%) CCSP
5 9 (14.52%) Degree
6 8 (12.90%) CCNA
7 7 (11.29%) CCIE
7 7 (11.29%) CISSP
7 7 (11.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (6.45%) CCDE
8 4 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (4.84%) CCDA
9 3 (4.84%) CCIP
9 3 (4.84%) HP ASE
10 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
3 12 (19.35%) VMware ESX
4 10 (16.13%) ProxySG
5 8 (12.90%) vSphere
6 7 (11.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.61%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (12.90%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (11.29%) NetBackup
3 7 (11.29%) Cacti
3 7 (11.29%) Nagios
3 7 (11.29%) Opsview
3 7 (11.29%) Graphite
4 5 (8.06%) Puppet
5 3 (4.84%) Salt
6 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (96.77%) Cisco
2 37 (59.68%) HP
3 36 (58.06%) VMware
4 30 (48.39%) CheckPoint
5 23 (37.10%) EMC
6 20 (32.26%) IBM
6 20 (32.26%) Blue Coat
7 16 (25.81%) NetApp
8 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
8 14 (22.58%) Symantec
9 11 (17.74%) Riverbed
9 11 (17.74%) Juniper
10 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
11 9 (14.52%) ArcSight
11 9 (14.52%) Citrix
12 8 (12.90%) SolarWinds
13 7 (11.29%) Sourcefire
13 7 (11.29%) Veritas
14 3 (4.84%) Huawei
14 3 (4.84%) Splunk
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