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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 176 188 149
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -39
Permanent jobs citing F5 25 10 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.53% 0.23% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 0.47% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 24
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £32,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
2232 2111 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.39% 48.61% 46.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1814 1631 1478
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 +9 18 £55,000 +69.23% 5
Halifax - 3 £57,500 -
Bradford -7 2 £65,000 - 1
Wakefield - 2 £38,000 -
F5
Yorkshire

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 74 (93.67%) Cisco
2 62 (78.48%) VMware
3 60 (75.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (69.62%) HP
5 51 (64.56%) Load Balancing
6 41 (51.90%) EMC
7 40 (50.63%) Active Directory
8 38 (48.10%) IBM
9 37 (46.84%) Linux
10 35 (44.30%) NAS
11 34 (43.04%) ITIL
12 33 (41.77%) NetApp
13 28 (35.44%) VMware ESX
13 28 (35.44%) TOGAF
13 28 (35.44%) E-Commerce
14 27 (34.18%) Firewall
15 24 (30.38%) Cisco Certification
16 23 (29.11%) CCNP
16 23 (29.11%) Windows
17 21 (26.58%) Internet
18 20 (25.32%) Apache
19 18 (22.78%) Project Management
20 17 (21.52%) Symantec
20 17 (21.52%) PHP
20 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
20 17 (21.52%) DNS
21 16 (20.25%) MySQL
21 16 (20.25%) Red Hat
21 16 (20.25%) CheckPoint
21 16 (20.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

F5
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (25.32%) Apache
2 9 (11.39%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.33%) IIS
4 3 (3.80%) Node.js
5 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.53%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.27%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.80%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 35 (44.30%) NAS
2 27 (34.18%) Firewall
3 21 (26.58%) Internet
4 17 (21.52%) DNS
5 13 (16.46%) DHCP
6 12 (15.19%) Network Security
7 11 (13.92%) SAN
8 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
9 9 (11.39%) WAN
10 8 (10.13%) HTTP
11 7 (8.86%) SSL
12 6 (7.59%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (7.59%) MPLS
13 5 (6.33%) VoIP
13 5 (6.33%) BGP
13 5 (6.33%) BIG-IP
14 4 (5.06%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (5.06%) OSPF
14 4 (5.06%) FTP
15 3 (3.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) MySQL
2 9 (11.39%) Informix
3 7 (8.86%) RDBMS
3 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.80%) Redis
4 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
1 7 (8.86%) JIRA
1 7 (8.86%) Subversion
1 7 (8.86%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.06%) Hudson
General
1 7 (8.86%) Games
2 3 (3.80%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (37.97%) Architect
2 28 (35.44%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (13.92%) Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (11.39%) Project Manager
4 9 (11.39%) Network Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Engineering Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Development Specialist
8 3 (3.80%) Network Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Product Specialist
8 3 (3.80%) Network Operations Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (6.33%) Middleware
2 5 (6.33%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (3.80%) Web Services
4 2 (2.53%) .NET
4 2 (2.53%) J2EE
4 2 (2.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Enterprise Storage
1 10 (12.66%) IBM XIV
2 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.59%) Clustering
4 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.80%) Wiki
5 2 (2.53%) RIA
5 2 (2.53%) Replication
5 2 (2.53%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.84%) Linux
2 23 (29.11%) Windows
3 13 (16.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.59%) Solaris
5 5 (6.33%) UNIX
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.53%) CentOS
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (64.56%) Load Balancing
2 34 (43.04%) ITIL
3 28 (35.44%) TOGAF
3 28 (35.44%) E-Commerce
4 18 (22.78%) Project Management
5 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.39%) PRINCE2
6 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.86%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.33%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (5.06%) Performance Management
9 4 (5.06%) Operations Management
9 4 (5.06%) Network Architecture
9 4 (5.06%) High Availability
9 4 (5.06%) Line Management
10 3 (3.80%) Information Security
10 3 (3.80%) Change Management
10 3 (3.80%) DevOps
10 3 (3.80%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.52%) PHP
2 7 (8.86%) Perl
2 7 (8.86%) Shell Script
2 7 (8.86%) Bash Shell
3 5 (6.33%) SQL
4 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.53%) Java
5 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (29.11%) CCNP
3 16 (20.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (18.99%) CCNA
5 12 (15.19%) Degree
6 10 (12.66%) CCSP
7 8 (10.13%) CCIE
8 7 (8.86%) CISSP
8 7 (8.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (5.06%) CCDE
10 3 (3.80%) CCDA
10 3 (3.80%) CCIP
11 2 (2.53%) MCP
11 2 (2.53%) MCSE
11 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.27%) CCDP
12 1 (1.27%) ISEB
12 1 (1.27%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS
1 4 (5.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (75.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (50.63%) Active Directory
3 28 (35.44%) VMware ESX
4 9 (11.39%) vSphere
4 9 (11.39%) ProxySG
5 7 (8.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (3.80%) Firmware
7 2 (2.53%) XenServer
7 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.27%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (8.86%) Nagios
2 7 (8.86%) NetBackup
2 7 (8.86%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (8.86%) Cacti
2 7 (8.86%) Opsview
2 7 (8.86%) Graphite
3 5 (6.33%) Puppet
4 3 (3.80%) Salt
5 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 74 (93.67%) Cisco
2 62 (78.48%) VMware
3 55 (69.62%) HP
4 41 (51.90%) EMC
5 38 (48.10%) IBM
6 33 (41.77%) NetApp
7 17 (21.52%) Symantec
7 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
8 16 (20.25%) Red Hat
8 16 (20.25%) CheckPoint
9 11 (13.92%) Citrix
9 11 (13.92%) Blue Coat
10 10 (12.66%) Juniper
11 7 (8.86%) Veritas
11 7 (8.86%) SolarWinds
12 5 (6.33%) Riverbed
12 5 (6.33%) Sourcefire
13 4 (5.06%) Fortinet
13 4 (5.06%) Qualys
13 4 (5.06%) LogRhythm
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package inc. pension
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