The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 29 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 West Yorkshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 146 149 169
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Permanent jobs citing F5 66 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.35% 0.74% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 2.84% 1.57% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 45 21 3
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £47,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2323 1657 1688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.59% 46.95% 48.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1717 1278 1346
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,150
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
Yorkshire

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

F5
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the West Yorkshire region.

F5 Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

F5
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

F5
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 63 £57,500 +53.33% 4
Bradford - 1 £45,000 -
F5
Yorkshire

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 85 (93.41%) Cisco
2 55 (60.44%) EMC
3 47 (51.65%) Linux
4 42 (46.15%) Apache
5 41 (45.05%) Project Management
6 40 (43.96%) Internet
6 40 (43.96%) PHP
7 39 (42.86%) MySQL
8 36 (39.56%) Tomcat
8 36 (39.56%) RabbitMQ
9 35 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (38.46%) Load Balancing
9 35 (38.46%) Degree
9 35 (38.46%) Solaris
9 35 (38.46%) Clustering
10 34 (37.36%) VMware
10 34 (37.36%) HP
11 33 (36.26%) HTTP
11 33 (36.26%) Java
11 33 (36.26%) Web Services
11 33 (36.26%) LAMP
11 33 (36.26%) VMware Infrastructure
11 33 (36.26%) High Availability
11 33 (36.26%) Open Source
12 32 (35.16%) AMQP
12 32 (35.16%) RIA
12 32 (35.16%) Load Testing
12 32 (35.16%) Network Load Balancing
12 32 (35.16%) QA
12 32 (35.16%) ActiveMQ

F5
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 42 (46.15%) Apache
2 36 (39.56%) Tomcat
3 32 (35.16%) WebLogic
3 32 (35.16%) WebLogic Portal
3 32 (35.16%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.20%) IIS
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.40%) MS Office
3 3 (3.30%) MS Project
3 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (43.96%) Internet
2 33 (36.26%) HTTP
3 32 (35.16%) AMQP
4 26 (28.57%) NAS
5 23 (25.27%) Firewall
6 12 (13.19%) WAN
7 10 (10.99%) MPLS
7 10 (10.99%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (9.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (9.89%) OSPF
8 9 (9.89%) BGP
9 7 (7.69%) LAN
9 7 (7.69%) VPN
10 6 (6.59%) SAN
11 5 (5.49%) Network Security
11 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
11 5 (5.49%) DHCP
11 5 (5.49%) SSH
12 4 (4.40%) Telnet
12 4 (4.40%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (42.86%) MySQL
2 6 (6.59%) Informix
3 4 (4.40%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Subversion
1 4 (4.40%) JIRA
1 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.40%) Hudson
1 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (4.40%) Advertising
1 4 (4.40%) Games
2 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (60.44%) Architect
2 32 (35.16%) Developer
2 32 (35.16%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (24.18%) Infrastructure Architect
4 17 (18.68%) Lead Developer
5 15 (16.48%) Senior Developer
5 15 (16.48%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 15 (16.48%) Senior Architect
6 14 (15.38%) Network Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Consultant
9 4 (4.40%) Engineering Manager
9 4 (4.40%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Security Consultant
10 3 (3.30%) Network Consultant
10 3 (3.30%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (39.56%) RabbitMQ
2 33 (36.26%) LAMP
2 33 (36.26%) Web Services
3 32 (35.16%) XML
3 32 (35.16%) J2EE
3 32 (35.16%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (4.40%) Middleware
5 1 (1.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (38.46%) Clustering
2 33 (36.26%) Open Source
3 32 (35.16%) Symmetrix
3 32 (35.16%) RIA
4 7 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (7.69%) IBM XIV
5 3 (3.30%) Wiki
6 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.10%) IVR
6 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (51.65%) Linux
2 35 (38.46%) Solaris
3 13 (14.29%) Windows
4 8 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.30%) UNIX
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.20%) CentOS
7 1 (1.10%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) Project Management
2 35 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (38.46%) Load Balancing
3 33 (36.26%) High Availability
4 32 (35.16%) Technical Architecture
4 32 (35.16%) Network Load Balancing
4 32 (35.16%) Load Testing
4 32 (35.16%) Content Management
4 32 (35.16%) Scrum
4 32 (35.16%) UML
5 24 (26.37%) ITIL
6 20 (21.98%) E-Commerce
6 20 (21.98%) TOGAF
7 5 (5.49%) Network Design
7 5 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.40%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.40%) Network Architecture
8 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.30%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.96%) PHP
2 33 (36.26%) Java
3 32 (35.16%) JavaScript
4 24 (26.37%) Perl
5 19 (20.88%) Ruby
6 11 (12.09%) C++
7 7 (7.69%) Python
8 5 (5.49%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (38.46%) Degree
2 30 (32.97%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (29.67%) CCNP
4 14 (15.38%) CCNA
5 8 (8.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (7.69%) CCIE
7 6 (6.59%) CCSP
8 4 (4.40%) CISSP
8 4 (4.40%) CCIP
8 4 (4.40%) CCSE
8 4 (4.40%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.40%) CCDE
9 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.20%) MCSE
10 1 (1.10%) MCSA
10 1 (1.10%) RHCE
10 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.10%) CCSA
10 1 (1.10%) MCP
10 1 (1.10%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (35.16%) QA
2 5 (5.49%) SLA
3 4 (4.40%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.10%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (36.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (26.37%) Active Directory
3 22 (24.18%) VMware ESX
4 6 (6.59%) vSphere
5 4 (4.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (3.30%) ProxySG
7 2 (2.20%) XenApp
8 1 (1.10%) XenServer
8 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.10%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) Puppet
2 5 (5.49%) Nagios
3 4 (4.40%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.40%) Cacti
3 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (4.40%) Opsview
4 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 85 (93.41%) Cisco
2 55 (60.44%) EMC
3 34 (37.36%) HP
3 34 (37.36%) VMware
4 29 (31.87%) IBM
5 26 (28.57%) NetApp
6 22 (24.18%) CheckPoint
7 18 (19.78%) Juniper
8 11 (12.09%) Red Hat
9 8 (8.79%) SolarWinds
9 8 (8.79%) Symantec
10 6 (6.59%) Riverbed
11 5 (5.49%) Sourcefire
11 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
12 4 (4.40%) Blue Coat
12 4 (4.40%) Veritas
13 3 (3.30%) Fortinet
13 3 (3.30%) Qualys
13 3 (3.30%) LogRhythm
14 2 (2.20%) Oracle
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