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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 137 151 141
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing F5 48 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.27% 0.56% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 2.51% 1.17% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 17
Average salary £57,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.64% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £32,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
1913 1367 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 50.51% 47.56% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1098 976
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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 24 October 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Leeds

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 105 (97.22%) Cisco
2 73 (67.59%) EMC
3 71 (65.74%) VMware
3 71 (65.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (62.96%) HP
5 62 (57.41%) Load Balancing
6 56 (51.85%) IBM
7 52 (48.15%) NetApp
7 52 (48.15%) NAS
8 50 (46.30%) Active Directory
9 49 (45.37%) Linux
10 47 (43.52%) ITIL
11 45 (41.67%) VMware ESX
12 44 (40.74%) Apache
12 44 (40.74%) E-Commerce
12 44 (40.74%) TOGAF
13 42 (38.89%) Project Management
14 41 (37.96%) Internet
14 41 (37.96%) PHP
15 40 (37.04%) MySQL
16 32 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
16 32 (29.63%) CCNP
17 30 (27.78%) Tomcat
17 30 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
18 29 (26.85%) Degree
19 28 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
20 26 (24.07%) Clustering
21 25 (23.15%) Firewall
21 25 (23.15%) Web Services
21 25 (23.15%) HTTP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 44 (40.74%) Apache
2 30 (27.78%) Tomcat
3 23 (21.30%) WebLogic Portal
3 23 (21.30%) WebSphere
3 23 (21.30%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.70%) IIS
5 1 (0.93%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.70%) MS Project
2 4 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (48.15%) NAS
2 41 (37.96%) Internet
3 25 (23.15%) HTTP
3 25 (23.15%) Firewall
4 23 (21.30%) AMQP
5 11 (10.19%) SAN
5 11 (10.19%) WAN
6 10 (9.26%) DHCP
6 10 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (7.41%) MPLS
7 8 (7.41%) OSPF
7 8 (7.41%) BGP
8 7 (6.48%) Network Security
8 7 (6.48%) LAN
9 6 (5.56%) VPN
9 6 (5.56%) DNS
9 6 (5.56%) SSH
10 5 (4.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (3.70%) PuTTY
11 4 (3.70%) SecureCRT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (37.04%) MySQL
2 10 (9.26%) Informix
3 7 (6.48%) RDBMS
3 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Subversion
1 7 (6.48%) JIRA
1 7 (6.48%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.48%) Hudson
1 7 (6.48%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (6.48%) Games
2 4 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (62.96%) Architect
2 45 (41.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 23 (21.30%) Developer
3 23 (21.30%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (14.81%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 12 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 12 (11.11%) Senior Architect
6 11 (10.19%) Lead Developer
7 10 (9.26%) Project Manager
8 9 (8.33%) Network Engineer
9 8 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 7 (6.48%) Engineering Manager
10 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
11 6 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
12 4 (3.70%) LAMP Developer
13 3 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
13 3 (2.78%) Security Specialist
14 2 (1.85%) Security Engineer
14 2 (1.85%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
2 25 (23.15%) Web Services
3 24 (22.22%) LAMP
4 23 (21.30%) ActiveMQ
4 23 (21.30%) XML
4 23 (21.30%) J2EE
5 7 (6.48%) Middleware
6 2 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.07%) Clustering
2 24 (22.22%) Open Source
3 23 (21.30%) RIA
3 23 (21.30%) Symmetrix
4 11 (10.19%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (10.19%) IBM XIV
5 4 (3.70%) Wiki
6 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.85%) Replication
6 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.93%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 49 (45.37%) Linux
2 23 (21.30%) Solaris
3 17 (15.74%) Windows
4 12 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.78%) CentOS
6 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.85%) Debian
6 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (57.41%) Load Balancing
2 47 (43.52%) ITIL
3 44 (40.74%) E-Commerce
3 44 (40.74%) TOGAF
4 42 (38.89%) Project Management
5 28 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (23.15%) High Availability
7 24 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
7 24 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
8 23 (21.30%) Content Management
8 23 (21.30%) Scrum
8 23 (21.30%) UML
8 23 (21.30%) Test Planning
8 23 (21.30%) Load Testing
9 11 (10.19%) PRINCE2
10 10 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (6.48%) Performance Management
12 7 (6.48%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (37.96%) PHP
2 23 (21.30%) Java
2 23 (21.30%) JavaScript
2 23 (21.30%) Perl
3 16 (14.81%) Ruby
4 11 (10.19%) C++
5 7 (6.48%) Bash Shell
5 7 (6.48%) Python
5 7 (6.48%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (29.63%) CCNP
1 32 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (26.85%) Degree
3 17 (15.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (14.81%) CCNA
5 9 (8.33%) CCIE
5 9 (8.33%) CCSP
6 7 (6.48%) CISSP
6 7 (6.48%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (6.48%) CCDE
7 4 (3.70%) CCIP
8 3 (2.78%) CCSE
9 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.85%) MCP
9 2 (1.85%) MCSE
10 1 (0.93%) CCSA
10 1 (0.93%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.93%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (21.30%) QA
2 5 (4.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 71 (65.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (46.30%) Active Directory
3 45 (41.67%) VMware ESX
4 10 (9.26%) vSphere
5 7 (6.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (4.63%) ProxySG
7 2 (1.85%) XenServer
7 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.93%) XenApp
8 1 (0.93%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) Puppet
2 8 (7.41%) Nagios
3 7 (6.48%) NetBackup
3 7 (6.48%) Cacti
3 7 (6.48%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (6.48%) Opsview
4 3 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 105 (97.22%) Cisco
2 73 (67.59%) EMC
3 71 (65.74%) VMware
4 68 (62.96%) HP
5 56 (51.85%) IBM
6 52 (48.15%) NetApp
7 18 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 16 (14.81%) Red Hat
9 13 (12.04%) Juniper
10 11 (10.19%) Microsoft
10 11 (10.19%) Symantec
10 11 (10.19%) SolarWinds
11 9 (8.33%) Riverbed
12 7 (6.48%) Veritas
13 5 (4.63%) Blue Coat
13 5 (4.63%) Citrix
14 3 (2.78%) Oracle
14 3 (2.78%) Dell
15 2 (1.85%) Sourcefire
15 2 (1.85%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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