The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 182 202 191
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Permanent jobs citing F5 68 50 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.93% 0.73% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 1.59% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 59 36 17
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £57,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
F5
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3261 3152 2718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.57% 45.77% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2623 2369 2123
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,255 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

F5
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

F5 Salary Trend in Yorkshire

F5
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

F5
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
West Yorkshire +22 36 £55,000 +18.91% 9
North Yorkshire +6 30 £51,250 +7.89%
South Yorkshire -1 2 £43,000 -4.44%
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 131 (92.25%) Cisco
2 86 (60.56%) Firewall
3 83 (58.45%) VMware
4 81 (57.04%) CheckPoint
5 78 (54.93%) Cisco Certification
6 76 (53.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 67 (47.18%) CCNP
8 63 (44.37%) Network Security
9 57 (40.14%) Linux
10 56 (39.44%) HP
10 56 (39.44%) DNS
11 55 (38.73%) Blue Coat
12 48 (33.80%) Cisco ASA
13 47 (33.10%) Load Balancing
14 46 (32.39%) DHCP
15 45 (31.69%) Juniper
16 42 (29.58%) BIG-IP
16 42 (29.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 42 (29.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 41 (28.87%) Cisco IOS
18 40 (28.17%) BGP
19 39 (27.46%) OSPF
20 38 (26.76%) CCSE
20 38 (26.76%) Infoblox
21 37 (26.06%) E-Commerce
22 36 (25.35%) ITIL
22 36 (25.35%) Imperva
23 32 (22.54%) Cisco Nexus
24 29 (20.42%) Citrix
25 28 (19.72%) EMC

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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 16 (11.27%) Apache
2 12 (8.45%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.11%) IIS
3 3 (2.11%) Node.js
3 3 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.41%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.41%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.41%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.70%) CMS
5 1 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (60.56%) Firewall
2 63 (44.37%) Network Security
3 56 (39.44%) DNS
4 48 (33.80%) Cisco ASA
5 46 (32.39%) DHCP
6 42 (29.58%) BIG-IP
6 42 (29.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 42 (29.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 41 (28.87%) Cisco IOS
8 40 (28.17%) BGP
9 39 (27.46%) OSPF
10 32 (22.54%) Cisco Nexus
11 25 (17.61%) NAS
12 23 (16.20%) Internet
13 22 (15.49%) SAN
14 21 (14.79%) NetScreen
14 21 (14.79%) DMVPN
15 18 (12.68%) Wireless
15 18 (12.68%) WAN
16 17 (11.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.56%) MySQL
2 10 (7.04%) RDBMS
2 10 (7.04%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.63%) Informix
4 3 (2.11%) Redis
4 3 (2.11%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Subversion
1 10 (7.04%) Git (software)
1 10 (7.04%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.93%) JIRA
3 4 (2.82%) Hudson
4 3 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (12.68%) Finance
2 9 (6.34%) Games
3 6 (4.23%) Banking
4 1 (0.70%) Retail
4 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (28.87%) Security Specialist
2 40 (28.17%) Network Specialist
3 39 (27.46%) Network Security Specialist
4 29 (20.42%) Architect
5 19 (13.38%) Senior Security Specialist
6 18 (12.68%) Senior Network Security Specialist
6 18 (12.68%) Senior Network Specialist
7 14 (9.86%) Network Architect
7 14 (9.86%) Information Security Specialist
7 14 (9.86%) Information Specialist
7 14 (9.86%) Senior Information Security Specialist
8 13 (9.15%) Consultant
8 13 (9.15%) Infrastructure Architect
9 11 (7.75%) Network Engineer
10 10 (7.04%) Network Consultant
10 10 (7.04%) Security Consultant
11 9 (6.34%) Network Security Consultant
12 8 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
13 7 (4.93%) Cisco Architect
14 6 (4.23%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.34%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (4.23%) RESTful
3 5 (3.52%) J2EE
3 5 (3.52%) Middleware
3 5 (3.52%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (2.82%) SOAP
4 4 (2.82%) Web Services
4 4 (2.82%) REST
5 3 (2.11%) Memcached
5 3 (2.11%) XML
6 1 (0.70%) jQuery
6 1 (0.70%) HTML
6 1 (0.70%) .NET
6 1 (0.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.08%) Thin Client
1 20 (14.08%) Fat Client
2 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (5.63%) IBM XIV
4 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.23%) Clustering
5 3 (2.11%) PKI
5 3 (2.11%) Open Source
6 2 (1.41%) Symmetrix
6 2 (1.41%) RIA
7 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (40.14%) Linux
2 25 (17.61%) Windows
3 10 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (7.04%) UNIX
4 9 (6.34%) Solaris
5 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.10%) Load Balancing
2 37 (26.06%) E-Commerce
3 36 (25.35%) ITIL
4 24 (16.90%) Line Management
5 21 (14.79%) Mentoring
5 21 (14.79%) Project Management
6 20 (14.08%) Information Security
7 16 (11.27%) TOGAF
8 15 (10.56%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (7.75%) Network Design
10 9 (6.34%) Migration
11 8 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.63%) Network Architecture
12 7 (4.93%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.93%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (3.52%) Change Management
13 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2
13 5 (3.52%) DevOps
14 4 (2.82%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.75%) PHP
2 10 (7.04%) Perl
2 10 (7.04%) Bash Shell
3 7 (4.93%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.82%) SQL
5 3 (2.11%) Python
5 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.41%) Java
7 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 78 (54.93%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (47.18%) CCNP
3 38 (26.76%) CCSE
4 24 (16.90%) CISSP
5 17 (11.97%) CCNA
6 14 (9.86%) CCIE
7 12 (8.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (7.04%) Degree
8 10 (7.04%) CCSP
9 9 (6.34%) CCDP
10 7 (4.93%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.82%) CCDE
12 3 (2.11%) CCDA
12 3 (2.11%) CCIP
12 3 (2.11%) HP ASE
13 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.11%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (53.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (14.79%) Active Directory
3 15 (10.56%) VMware ESX
3 15 (10.56%) XenServer
4 10 (7.04%) ProxySG
5 8 (5.63%) vSphere
6 7 (4.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (2.11%) Firmware
7 3 (2.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (2.11%) NFS
7 3 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (7.04%) Nagios
1 10 (7.04%) NetBackup
2 9 (6.34%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (5.63%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (4.93%) Opsview
4 7 (4.93%) Graphite
4 7 (4.93%) Cacti
5 5 (3.52%) Puppet
6 4 (2.82%) SCCM
6 4 (2.82%) SCOM
7 3 (2.11%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (2.11%) Control-M
7 3 (2.11%) logstash
7 3 (2.11%) Salt
7 3 (2.11%) Kibana
8 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 131 (92.25%) Cisco
2 83 (58.45%) VMware
3 81 (57.04%) CheckPoint
4 56 (39.44%) HP
5 55 (38.73%) Blue Coat
6 45 (31.69%) Juniper
7 38 (26.76%) Infoblox
8 36 (25.35%) Imperva
9 29 (20.42%) Citrix
10 28 (19.72%) EMC
11 26 (18.31%) SolarWinds
12 23 (16.20%) IBM
13 17 (11.97%) Red Hat
13 17 (11.97%) Symantec
14 16 (11.27%) NetApp
14 16 (11.27%) Microsoft
15 11 (7.75%) Riverbed
16 10 (7.04%) Sourcefire
16 10 (7.04%) Veritas
17 9 (6.34%) ArcSight
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Dependent on Experience
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
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