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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 153 160 167
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing F5 58 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.12% 0.80% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 2.28% 1.66% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 16
Average salary £56,500 £33,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.65% -18.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £27,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
2542 1868 1702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 49.15% 48.14% 45.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1892 1520 1388
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +10 52 £56,500 +66.17% 3
Bradford -13 4 £42,500 +58.87%
F5
Yorkshire

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 112 (94.92%) Cisco
2 76 (64.41%) EMC
3 75 (63.56%) VMware
4 74 (62.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 71 (60.17%) HP
6 66 (55.93%) Load Balancing
7 58 (49.15%) IBM
8 57 (48.31%) Linux
9 54 (45.76%) Active Directory
9 54 (45.76%) NetApp
9 54 (45.76%) NAS
10 49 (41.53%) ITIL
11 47 (39.83%) Apache
11 47 (39.83%) VMware ESX
12 45 (38.14%) TOGAF
12 45 (38.14%) E-Commerce
13 43 (36.44%) Internet
13 43 (36.44%) Project Management
14 42 (35.59%) PHP
15 41 (34.75%) MySQL
16 35 (29.66%) Cisco Certification
17 33 (27.97%) CCNP
18 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
19 31 (26.27%) Degree
19 31 (26.27%) RabbitMQ
19 31 (26.27%) Tomcat
20 28 (23.73%) Clustering
20 28 (23.73%) Firewall
21 27 (22.88%) Solaris
21 27 (22.88%) Network Load Balancing

F5
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 47 (39.83%) Apache
2 31 (26.27%) Tomcat
3 24 (20.34%) WebLogic
3 24 (20.34%) WebLogic Portal
3 24 (20.34%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.08%) IIS
5 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.85%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.24%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.39%) MS Project
3 4 (3.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 54 (45.76%) NAS
2 43 (36.44%) Internet
3 28 (23.73%) Firewall
4 26 (22.03%) HTTP
5 24 (20.34%) AMQP
6 14 (11.86%) WAN
7 11 (9.32%) DHCP
7 11 (9.32%) MPLS
7 11 (9.32%) SAN
7 11 (9.32%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (7.63%) OSPF
8 9 (7.63%) BGP
8 9 (7.63%) VPN
9 8 (6.78%) DNS
9 8 (6.78%) LAN
9 8 (6.78%) Network Security
10 6 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (5.08%) TCP/IP
10 6 (5.08%) SSH
11 4 (3.39%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.75%) MySQL
2 10 (8.47%) Informix
3 7 (5.93%) RDBMS
3 7 (5.93%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Subversion
1 7 (5.93%) JIRA
1 7 (5.93%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.93%) Hudson
1 7 (5.93%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (5.93%) Games
2 4 (3.39%) Advertising
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (60.17%) Architect
2 47 (39.83%) Infrastructure Architect
3 24 (20.34%) Developer
3 24 (20.34%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (13.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (10.17%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 12 (10.17%) Lead Developer
5 12 (10.17%) Senior Developer
5 12 (10.17%) Senior Architect
6 11 (9.32%) Network Engineer
7 10 (8.47%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 7 (5.93%) Engineering Manager
9 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
10 6 (5.08%) Senior Network Engineer
11 4 (3.39%) Analyst
11 4 (3.39%) LAMP Developer
12 3 (2.54%) Operations Engineer
12 3 (2.54%) Consultant
12 3 (2.54%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.27%) RabbitMQ
2 26 (22.03%) Web Services
3 25 (21.19%) LAMP
4 24 (20.34%) ActiveMQ
4 24 (20.34%) XML
4 24 (20.34%) J2EE
5 7 (5.93%) Middleware
6 2 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.73%) Clustering
2 25 (21.19%) Open Source
3 24 (20.34%) RIA
3 24 (20.34%) Symmetrix
4 11 (9.32%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (9.32%) IBM XIV
5 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.39%) Wiki
7 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.69%) Replication
9 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.85%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 57 (48.31%) Linux
2 27 (22.88%) Solaris
3 24 (20.34%) Windows
4 16 (13.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.54%) CentOS
5 3 (2.54%) UNIX
5 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (55.93%) Load Balancing
2 49 (41.53%) ITIL
3 45 (38.14%) E-Commerce
3 45 (38.14%) TOGAF
4 43 (36.44%) Project Management
5 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (22.88%) Network Load Balancing
7 26 (22.03%) High Availability
7 26 (22.03%) Technical Architecture
8 24 (20.34%) Load Testing
8 24 (20.34%) UML
8 24 (20.34%) Content Management
8 24 (20.34%) Scrum
8 24 (20.34%) Test Planning
9 11 (9.32%) PRINCE2
10 10 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (5.93%) Performance Management
12 7 (5.93%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.59%) PHP
2 25 (21.19%) Java
3 24 (20.34%) JavaScript
3 24 (20.34%) Perl
4 16 (13.56%) Ruby
5 11 (9.32%) C++
6 8 (6.78%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.93%) Python
7 7 (5.93%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.69%) SQL
9 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (29.66%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (27.97%) CCNP
3 31 (26.27%) Degree
4 18 (15.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (15.25%) CCNA
5 10 (8.47%) CCIE
6 9 (7.63%) CCSP
7 7 (5.93%) CISSP
7 7 (5.93%) CCDE
7 7 (5.93%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.39%) CCIP
9 3 (2.54%) MCSE
9 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.54%) CCSE
10 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.69%) MCP
11 1 (0.85%) RHCE
11 1 (0.85%) CCSA
11 1 (0.85%) RHCA
11 1 (0.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.34%) QA
2 5 (4.24%) SLA
3 4 (3.39%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.85%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 74 (62.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (45.76%) Active Directory
3 47 (39.83%) VMware ESX
4 10 (8.47%) vSphere
5 7 (5.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (4.24%) ProxySG
7 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.69%) XenApp
7 2 (1.69%) XenServer
8 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.85%) Squid
8 1 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.85%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 10 (8.47%) Puppet
2 8 (6.78%) Nagios
3 7 (5.93%) NetBackup
3 7 (5.93%) Cacti
3 7 (5.93%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (5.93%) Opsview
4 3 (2.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 112 (94.92%) Cisco
2 76 (64.41%) EMC
3 75 (63.56%) VMware
4 71 (60.17%) HP
5 58 (49.15%) IBM
6 54 (45.76%) NetApp
7 21 (17.80%) CheckPoint
8 20 (16.95%) Red Hat
9 17 (14.41%) Juniper
10 14 (11.86%) Symantec
11 12 (10.17%) Microsoft
12 11 (9.32%) SolarWinds
13 10 (8.47%) Riverbed
14 7 (5.93%) Veritas
15 6 (5.08%) Citrix
16 5 (4.24%) Blue Coat
16 5 (4.24%) Sourcefire
17 4 (3.39%) Oracle
17 4 (3.39%) Dell
18 3 (2.54%) LogRhythm
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