The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Yorkshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 159 146 211
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +65
Permanent jobs citing F5 93 59 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.34% 1.11% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 2.90% 2.34% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 69 54 4
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,650 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,400 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -2.56%
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3204 2518 2557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 46.31% 47.50% 46.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2434 1965 2022
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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
West Yorkshire +1 63 £57,500 +48.38% 7
North Yorkshire -29 17 £47,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 141 (88.68%) Cisco
2 89 (55.97%) Cisco Certification
3 74 (46.54%) CCNP
4 70 (44.03%) Firewall
5 69 (43.40%) Linux
6 59 (37.11%) CheckPoint
7 53 (33.33%) VMware
8 51 (32.08%) EMC
9 49 (30.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 46 (28.93%) Internet
11 43 (27.04%) Network Security
12 42 (26.42%) E-Commerce
12 42 (26.42%) Project Management
13 40 (25.16%) MySQL
14 39 (24.53%) Apache
14 39 (24.53%) HP
14 39 (24.53%) Juniper
15 37 (23.27%) PHP
16 36 (22.64%) Tomcat
16 36 (22.64%) Network Design
16 36 (22.64%) Load Balancing
16 36 (22.64%) Open Source
16 36 (22.64%) RabbitMQ
17 35 (22.01%) JavaScript
17 35 (22.01%) J2EE
17 35 (22.01%) Solaris
17 35 (22.01%) HTTP
17 35 (22.01%) Clustering
18 33 (20.75%) Java
18 33 (20.75%) Web Services

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 39 (24.53%) Apache
2 36 (22.64%) Tomcat
3 32 (20.13%) WebLogic
3 32 (20.13%) WebLogic Portal
3 32 (20.13%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.40%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.26%) IIS
5 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (5.66%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.52%) MS Office
2 4 (2.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 70 (44.03%) Firewall
2 46 (28.93%) Internet
3 43 (27.04%) Network Security
4 35 (22.01%) HTTP
5 32 (20.13%) AMQP
5 32 (20.13%) BIG-IP
6 31 (19.50%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (18.87%) OSPF
7 30 (18.87%) BGP
8 27 (16.98%) DNS
9 26 (16.35%) NAS
9 26 (16.35%) DHCP
10 25 (15.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 24 (15.09%) Cisco IOS
12 23 (14.47%) WAN
12 23 (14.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 22 (13.84%) DMVPN
13 22 (13.84%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (13.84%) TCP/IP
13 22 (13.84%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.16%) MySQL
2 7 (4.40%) RDBMS
2 7 (4.40%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.14%) Informix
4 4 (2.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.52%) Hudson
2 4 (2.52%) Subversion
2 4 (2.52%) JIRA
3 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 19 (11.95%) Finance
2 5 (3.14%) Banking
3 4 (2.52%) Advertising
3 4 (2.52%) Games
4 3 (1.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (46.54%) Architect
2 35 (22.01%) Developer
3 32 (20.13%) Solutions Architect
4 23 (14.47%) Security Specialist
4 23 (14.47%) Network Architect
5 20 (12.58%) Network Specialist
5 20 (12.58%) Network Security Specialist
6 19 (11.95%) Infrastructure Architect
7 18 (11.32%) Network Engineer
8 17 (10.69%) Lead Developer
9 15 (9.43%) Senior Developer
9 15 (9.43%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 15 (9.43%) Senior Architect
10 11 (6.92%) Analyst
11 10 (6.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 9 (5.66%) Network Analyst
12 9 (5.66%) Senior Security Specialist
12 9 (5.66%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
13 8 (5.03%) Senior Network Analyst
13 8 (5.03%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (22.64%) RabbitMQ
2 35 (22.01%) J2EE
3 33 (20.75%) Web Services
3 33 (20.75%) LAMP
4 32 (20.13%) ActiveMQ
4 32 (20.13%) XML
5 4 (2.52%) Middleware
5 4 (2.52%) .NET
5 4 (2.52%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.89%) jQuery
6 3 (1.89%) WinForms
6 3 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (1.89%) REST
6 3 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (1.89%) HTML
6 3 (1.89%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.89%) CSS
6 3 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.64%) Open Source
2 35 (22.01%) Clustering
3 32 (20.13%) Symmetrix
3 32 (20.13%) RIA
4 14 (8.81%) Fat Client
4 14 (8.81%) Thin Client
5 10 (6.29%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (5.03%) Firmware
7 5 (3.14%) DataPower
7 5 (3.14%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (3.14%) IBM XIV
8 3 (1.89%) PKI
9 1 (0.63%) Wiki
9 1 (0.63%) IVR
9 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 69 (43.40%) Linux
2 35 (22.01%) Solaris
3 12 (7.55%) Windows
4 7 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.52%) CentOS
6 3 (1.89%) UNIX
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.42%) E-Commerce
1 42 (26.42%) Project Management
2 36 (22.64%) Network Design
2 36 (22.64%) Load Balancing
3 33 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (20.13%) Technical Architecture
4 32 (20.13%) Network Load Balancing
4 32 (20.13%) Load Testing
4 32 (20.13%) High Availability
4 32 (20.13%) UML
4 32 (20.13%) Scrum
4 32 (20.13%) Content Management
5 29 (18.24%) ITIL
6 17 (10.69%) Change Management
6 17 (10.69%) TOGAF
7 8 (5.03%) Network Management
8 5 (3.14%) Network Architecture
8 5 (3.14%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (3.14%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 37 (23.27%) PHP
2 35 (22.01%) JavaScript
3 33 (20.75%) Java
4 24 (15.09%) Perl
5 19 (11.95%) Ruby
6 11 (6.92%) C++
7 10 (6.29%) Python
8 9 (5.66%) C
9 8 (5.03%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.52%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.89%) C#
11 3 (1.89%) VB
11 3 (1.89%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 89 (55.97%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (46.54%) CCNP
3 33 (20.75%) Degree
4 29 (18.24%) CCSE
5 24 (15.09%) CCNA
6 22 (13.84%) CCDP
7 13 (8.18%) Security Cleared
8 10 (6.29%) CCIE
9 6 (3.77%) CCSP
9 6 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.52%) CISSP
10 4 (2.52%) CCIP
10 4 (2.52%) CCDE
11 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.63%) VCAP
11 1 (0.63%) MCSE
11 1 (0.63%) MCSA
11 1 (0.63%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (20.13%) QA
2 7 (4.40%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.14%) SLA
4 3 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.63%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (30.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (12.58%) Active Directory
3 19 (11.95%) VMware ESX
4 9 (5.66%) XenServer
5 5 (3.14%) vSphere
6 4 (2.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.89%) NFS
7 3 (1.89%) ProxySG
8 2 (1.26%) XenApp
9 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.63%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (5.03%) Nagios
2 6 (3.77%) Puppet
3 4 (2.52%) Opsview
3 4 (2.52%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.52%) Cacti
3 4 (2.52%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 141 (88.68%) Cisco
2 59 (37.11%) CheckPoint
3 53 (33.33%) VMware
4 51 (32.08%) EMC
5 39 (24.53%) Juniper
5 39 (24.53%) HP
6 27 (16.98%) Imperva
7 26 (16.35%) Blue Coat
8 24 (15.09%) IBM
9 22 (13.84%) NetApp
9 22 (13.84%) Infoblox
10 15 (9.43%) Microsoft
11 14 (8.81%) Citrix
12 11 (6.92%) Red Hat
13 8 (5.03%) Symantec
13 8 (5.03%) SolarWinds
14 6 (3.77%) Riverbed
15 5 (3.14%) Sourcefire
16 4 (2.52%) Veritas
17 3 (1.89%) Nokia
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