The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 62 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing F5 2 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.58% 2.49% 2.28%
As % of the Vendors category 1.34% 6.03% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 9
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
F5
North Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
149 199 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 43.19% 41.37% 46.47%
Number of salaries quoted 120 137 120
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in York

F5
Salary Trend in York

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

F5 Salary Trend in York

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) Network Security
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 16 (88.89%) BIG-IP
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco
3 15 (83.33%) CCNP
3 15 (83.33%) DNS
3 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (83.33%) CCSE
3 15 (83.33%) Cisco IOS
3 15 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 15 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 13 (72.22%) Infoblox
4 13 (72.22%) OSPF
5 12 (66.67%) BGP
5 12 (66.67%) Blue Coat
5 12 (66.67%) VMware
5 12 (66.67%) DHCP
5 12 (66.67%) Imperva
5 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (50.00%) Linux
6 9 (50.00%) Juniper
6 9 (50.00%) CISSP
7 7 (38.89%) Wireless
7 7 (38.89%) HP
7 7 (38.89%) Citrix
7 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
7 7 (38.89%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (33.33%) Line Management

F5
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) Network Security
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (88.89%) BIG-IP
3 15 (83.33%) Cisco IOS
3 15 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 15 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 15 (83.33%) DNS
4 13 (72.22%) OSPF
5 12 (66.67%) BGP
5 12 (66.67%) DHCP
6 7 (38.89%) Wireless
7 6 (33.33%) NetScreen
7 6 (33.33%) DMVPN
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (33.33%) NX-OS
8 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
8 3 (16.67%) SSL
8 3 (16.67%) Internet
9 2 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
1 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Security Specialist
1 15 (83.33%) Network Specialist
1 15 (83.33%) Network Security Specialist
2 9 (50.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 9 (50.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 9 (50.00%) Senior Security Specialist
3 6 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
3 6 (33.33%) Information Specialist
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) J2EE
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) Memcached
1 2 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 6 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (33.33%) Line Management
2 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 6 (33.33%) Information Security
2 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Security Management
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Security
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) SIEM
5 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Python
1 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) CCNP
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (83.33%) CCSE
2 9 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) XenServer
3 2 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nagios
1 2 (11.11%) logstash
1 2 (11.11%) Kibana
2 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
1 16 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 13 (72.22%) Infoblox
3 12 (66.67%) Imperva
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 12 (66.67%) Blue Coat
4 9 (50.00%) Juniper
5 7 (38.89%) HP
5 7 (38.89%) Citrix
5 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
6 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) Websense
7 1 (5.56%) Nokia