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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 58 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.25% 1.59% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.79% 2.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
215 206 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 44.79% 54.64% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 177 112 162
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,246
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (94.12%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (94.12%) CheckPoint
2 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 16 (94.12%) CCNP
2 16 (94.12%) CCSE
3 14 (82.35%) Network Security
3 14 (82.35%) Linux
3 14 (82.35%) DNS
3 14 (82.35%) E-Commerce
4 13 (76.47%) DHCP
4 13 (76.47%) OSPF
4 13 (76.47%) BGP
4 13 (76.47%) NetScreen
4 13 (76.47%) VMware
4 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (76.47%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (76.47%) Cisco IOS
4 13 (76.47%) BIG-IP
4 13 (76.47%) Blue Coat
4 13 (76.47%) Infoblox
4 13 (76.47%) Imperva
4 13 (76.47%) DMVPN
4 13 (76.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 13 (76.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 8 (47.06%) Fat Client
5 8 (47.06%) Thin Client
5 8 (47.06%) Citrix
6 5 (29.41%) IP Telephony
6 5 (29.41%) IPsec

F5
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) DNS
2 14 (82.35%) Network Security
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (76.47%) DMVPN
3 13 (76.47%) OSPF
3 13 (76.47%) BGP
3 13 (76.47%) NetScreen
3 13 (76.47%) BIG-IP
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco IOS
3 13 (76.47%) DHCP
3 13 (76.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 13 (76.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
4 5 (29.41%) IPsec
4 5 (29.41%) IP Telephony
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) SSH
5 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Security Specialist
2 10 (58.82%) Network Specialist
2 10 (58.82%) Network Security Specialist
3 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (23.53%) Senior Security Specialist
6 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Security Specialist
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) J2EE
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
1 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Thin Client
1 8 (47.06%) Fat Client
2 5 (29.41%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) E-Commerce
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Security
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) CCNP
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (94.12%) CCSE
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) XenServer
3 1 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
1 16 (94.12%) CheckPoint
2 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) Blue Coat
2 13 (76.47%) Infoblox
2 13 (76.47%) Imperva
3 8 (47.06%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat