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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 128 141 140
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing F5 36 44 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.37% 1.24% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 3.50% 2.79% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 43 23
Median salary £53,750 £62,500 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +10.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £75,000 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1029 1577 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 39.24% 44.42% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 877 1235 1434
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Leeds

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for F5.

1 55 (85.94%) Linux
2 47 (73.44%) VMware
3 45 (70.31%) Red Hat
4 44 (68.75%) Windows
4 44 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (60.94%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (53.13%) PowerShell
7 33 (51.56%) Git (software)
7 33 (51.56%) Microsoft Azure
7 33 (51.56%) Amazon AWS
7 33 (51.56%) Jenkins
7 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (50.00%) Puppet
9 31 (48.44%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (46.88%) Salt
11 29 (45.31%) DevOps
12 26 (40.63%) Windows Server
13 25 (39.06%) Cisco
14 23 (35.94%) CFEngine
15 21 (32.81%) Splunk
15 21 (32.81%) Google Cloud Platform
15 21 (32.81%) Rundeck
15 21 (32.81%) SDLC
15 21 (32.81%) Unix
15 21 (32.81%) Google
16 16 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (21.88%) Ruby
18 13 (20.31%) NetApp
18 13 (20.31%) Bash Shell
19 12 (18.75%) Node.js

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.38%) Apache
2 4 (6.25%) Confluence
3 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.13%) CloudStack
4 2 (3.13%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.13%) nginx
4 2 (3.13%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.56%) CMS
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 33 (51.56%) Amazon AWS
1 33 (51.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (32.81%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.75%) Firewall
2 9 (14.06%) DNS
3 8 (12.50%) Network Security
4 7 (10.94%) LAN
5 6 (9.38%) WAN
6 5 (7.81%) Internet
6 5 (7.81%) MPLS
7 4 (6.25%) BGP
7 4 (6.25%) HTTP
8 3 (4.69%) NAS
8 3 (4.69%) VPN
9 2 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (1.56%) AMQP
10 1 (1.56%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (1.56%) LDAP
10 1 (1.56%) VoIP
10 1 (1.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) MySQL
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.38%) Informix
4 4 (6.25%) Big Data
4 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.13%) Redis
7 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 33 (51.56%) Git (software)
1 33 (51.56%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.94%) Travis CI
3 4 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) Gitweb
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.50%) Games
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Back Office
3 2 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Cloud Engineer
2 20 (31.25%) Automation Engineer
3 14 (21.88%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 14 (21.88%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) PowerShell Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Consultant
9 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (6.25%) Network Consultant
9 4 (6.25%) Network Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.69%) Security Architect
10 3 (4.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) Node.js
2 7 (10.94%) AngularJS
2 7 (10.94%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (10.94%) React
3 4 (6.25%) LAMP
3 4 (6.25%) Web Services
3 4 (6.25%) XML
4 2 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (3.13%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Clustering
2 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.25%) RIA
4 3 (4.69%) IBM XIV
5 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) iPad
5 2 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (85.94%) Linux
2 44 (68.75%) Windows
3 26 (40.63%) Windows Server
4 21 (32.81%) Unix
5 16 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (10.94%) VMS
6 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.25%) CentOS
8 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.56%) Debian
8 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (48.44%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (45.31%) DevOps
4 21 (32.81%) SDLC
5 12 (18.75%) High Availability
6 11 (17.19%) Information Security
7 10 (15.63%) Open Source
8 9 (14.06%) Load Balancing
9 7 (10.94%) BDD
9 7 (10.94%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 7 (10.94%) ITIL
9 7 (10.94%) TDD
10 6 (9.38%) Patch Management
10 6 (9.38%) Project Management
11 4 (6.25%) Load Testing
11 4 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
11 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (6.25%) Scrum
12 2 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (3.13%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.13%) PowerShell
2 14 (21.88%) Ruby
3 13 (20.31%) Bash Shell
4 12 (18.75%) Perl
5 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
6 8 (12.50%) PHP
7 7 (10.94%) Python
8 5 (7.81%) SQL
9 3 (4.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.38%) CCNP
3 4 (6.25%) CCNA
3 4 (6.25%) CISSP
4 3 (4.69%) CCDE
4 3 (4.69%) CCIE
4 3 (4.69%) CCSP
4 3 (4.69%) CISM
4 3 (4.69%) Degree
4 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.13%) CCDA
5 2 (3.13%) CCDP
5 2 (3.13%) CEH
5 2 (3.13%) GIAC
5 2 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.94%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (7.81%) vSphere
5 3 (4.69%) Firmware
5 3 (4.69%) OpenSIPS
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (4.69%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.13%) NFS
6 2 (3.13%) Squid
6 2 (3.13%) XenApp
7 1 (1.56%) Docker
7 1 (1.56%) KVM
7 1 (1.56%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (60.94%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (50.00%) Puppet
3 30 (46.88%) Salt
4 23 (35.94%) CFEngine
5 21 (32.81%) Rundeck
6 9 (14.06%) Nagios
7 8 (12.50%) Grafana
7 8 (12.50%) Graphite
8 6 (9.38%) Cacti
8 6 (9.38%) Opsview
9 5 (7.81%) Ansible
10 2 (3.13%) FortiGate
10 2 (3.13%) Graylog
10 2 (3.13%) HAProxy
10 2 (3.13%) Icinga
10 2 (3.13%) StatsD
10 2 (3.13%) Terraform
11 1 (1.56%) Munin
11 1 (1.56%) OpenNMS
11 1 (1.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 47 (73.44%) VMware
2 45 (70.31%) Red Hat
3 25 (39.06%) Cisco
4 21 (32.81%) Google
4 21 (32.81%) Splunk
5 13 (20.31%) NetApp
6 11 (17.19%) EMC
7 10 (15.63%) HP
8 8 (12.50%) Citrix
8 8 (12.50%) Riverbed
9 7 (10.94%) Juniper
9 7 (10.94%) Oracle
10 6 (9.38%) IBM
11 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
12 4 (6.25%) CheckPoint
13 3 (4.69%) Avaya
13 3 (4.69%) Brocade
13 3 (4.69%) Infoblox
14 2 (3.13%) New Relic
14 2 (3.13%) Palo Alto