The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 168 188 189
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Permanent jobs citing F5 53 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.21% 0.58% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 2.81% 1.24% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 38 25 2
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,750 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £59,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1885 2256 2068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.14% 46.50% 47.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1522 1844 1578
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +32 49 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Bradford -3 2 £38,750 -24.39% 2
Halifax -5 1 - -
F5
Yorkshire

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 62 (61.39%) Linux
2 54 (53.47%) Cisco
3 52 (51.49%) Red Hat
4 51 (50.50%) Firewall
5 49 (48.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (47.52%) Load Balancing
6 48 (47.52%) Opscode Chef
7 47 (46.53%) Salt
8 38 (37.62%) DNS
9 36 (35.64%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (35.64%) VMware
10 32 (31.68%) Windows
10 32 (31.68%) Bash Shell
11 30 (29.70%) Python
12 29 (28.71%) PHP
13 28 (27.72%) Perl
13 28 (27.72%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (26.73%) Puppet
14 27 (26.73%) CCNP
15 26 (25.74%) Ansible
15 26 (25.74%) Git (software)
15 26 (25.74%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (24.75%) Jenkins
17 23 (22.77%) MySQL
17 23 (22.77%) Opsview
18 22 (21.78%) Ruby
18 22 (21.78%) Informix
19 21 (20.79%) CheckPoint
19 21 (20.79%) Microsoft Azure
19 21 (20.79%) Amazon AWS

F5
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 20 (19.80%) CloudStack
2 9 (8.91%) Apache
3 5 (4.95%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.79%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (20.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.95%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (50.50%) Firewall
2 38 (37.62%) DNS
3 19 (18.81%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (15.84%) Internet
5 13 (12.87%) WAN
6 12 (11.88%) Wireless
7 11 (10.89%) HTTP
7 11 (10.89%) SSL
8 10 (9.90%) BGP
8 10 (9.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (9.90%) LAN
8 10 (9.90%) TCP/IP
8 10 (9.90%) VPN
9 9 (8.91%) Network Security
10 7 (6.93%) Wireless Security
11 6 (5.94%) BIG-IP
11 6 (5.94%) DMZ
12 5 (4.95%) DHCP
12 5 (4.95%) HTTPS
12 5 (4.95%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.77%) MySQL
2 22 (21.78%) Informix
3 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
4 11 (10.89%) Big Data
5 10 (9.90%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.94%) Hadoop
6 6 (5.94%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.99%) Riak
Development Applications
1 26 (25.74%) Git (software)
2 25 (24.75%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.94%) Subversion
4 5 (4.95%) JIRA
5 3 (2.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (10.89%) Retail
2 6 (5.94%) Back Office
3 5 (4.95%) Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Finance
5 2 (1.98%) Games
6 1 (0.99%) Law
6 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (23.76%) Network Engineer
2 23 (22.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (21.78%) Systems Engineer
4 21 (20.79%) Linux Engineer
5 19 (18.81%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 18 (17.82%) DevOps Engineer
7 17 (16.83%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 17 (16.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 17 (16.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 15 (14.85%) Cloud Engineer
9 13 (12.87%) Architect
10 12 (11.88%) AWS Engineer
10 12 (11.88%) Cisco Engineer
10 12 (11.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 10 (9.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (7.92%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 7 (6.93%) Cisco Architect
13 7 (6.93%) Cisco Network Architect
13 7 (6.93%) Network Architect
13 7 (6.93%) Network Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.89%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (8.91%) LAMP
3 6 (5.94%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (4.95%) Web Services
4 5 (4.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.81%) Data Centre
2 15 (14.85%) Clustering
3 6 (5.94%) IBM XIV
3 6 (5.94%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (4.95%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.95%) PMI
4 5 (4.95%) RIA
5 2 (1.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.98%) iPad
5 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.98%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.99%) DataPower
6 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 62 (61.39%) Linux
2 49 (48.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (31.68%) Windows
4 9 (8.91%) Unix
5 4 (3.96%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.99%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (47.52%) Load Balancing
2 26 (25.74%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (20.79%) DevOps
4 20 (19.80%) Configuration Management
5 14 (13.86%) High Availability
6 10 (9.90%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (8.91%) Presales
7 9 (8.91%) Service Delivery
8 8 (7.92%) Network Design
9 7 (6.93%) Information Security
10 6 (5.94%) Network Load Balancing
11 5 (4.95%) Change Management
11 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (4.95%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.95%) Load Testing
11 5 (4.95%) Network Architecture
11 5 (4.95%) Open Source
11 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.96%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (31.68%) Bash Shell
2 30 (29.70%) Python
3 29 (28.71%) PHP
4 28 (27.72%) Perl
5 22 (21.78%) Ruby
6 20 (19.80%) Java
7 5 (4.95%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (35.64%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (26.73%) CCNP
3 14 (13.86%) CCIE
4 13 (12.87%) CCSP
5 11 (10.89%) CCNA
6 10 (9.90%) CCDE
6 10 (9.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (6.93%) CCDA
7 7 (6.93%) HP ASE
7 7 (6.93%) HPE ATP
8 5 (4.95%) PMI Certification
9 4 (3.96%) CISSP
10 3 (2.97%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.98%) CCSA
11 2 (1.98%) CCSE
11 2 (1.98%) Degree
12 1 (0.99%) CCDP
12 1 (0.99%) CCIP
12 1 (0.99%) ISEB
12 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (27.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.91%) vSphere
3 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.95%) Firmware
4 4 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.98%) Docker
5 2 (1.98%) KVM
5 2 (1.98%) Xen
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.99%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.99%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 48 (47.52%) Opscode Chef
2 47 (46.53%) Salt
3 27 (26.73%) Puppet
4 26 (25.74%) Ansible
5 23 (22.77%) Opsview
6 20 (19.80%) CFEngine
6 20 (19.80%) Grafana
6 20 (19.80%) Nagios
7 19 (18.81%) Cacti
7 19 (18.81%) Graphite
8 14 (13.86%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.98%) OpenView
10 1 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.99%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.99%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.99%) Munin
10 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.99%) OpenNMS
10 1 (0.99%) OPNET
10 1 (0.99%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 54 (53.47%) Cisco
2 52 (51.49%) Red Hat
3 36 (35.64%) VMware
4 21 (20.79%) CheckPoint
5 18 (17.82%) Oracle
6 15 (14.85%) HP
7 11 (10.89%) Juniper
7 11 (10.89%) Symantec
8 8 (7.92%) IBM
8 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
8 8 (7.92%) Riverbed
9 7 (6.93%) Blue Coat
9 7 (6.93%) Huawei
9 7 (6.93%) NetApp
10 5 (4.95%) Fortinet
10 5 (4.95%) Palo Alto
11 4 (3.96%) Dell
12 3 (2.97%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.98%) Imperva
13 2 (1.98%) Proofpoint
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