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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 196 206 184
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Permanent jobs citing F5 62 34 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.88% 0.52% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 1.09% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 60 23 26
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £61,250
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
3240 3118 2769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 46.19% 47.98% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2629 2373 2212
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 £25,250 £24,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 January 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 January 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
North Yorkshire +15 29 £52,500 +50.00% 1
West Yorkshire +13 26 £55,000 +69.23% 8
South Yorkshire -1 5 £50,000 +11.11%
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 130 (90.91%) Cisco
2 96 (67.13%) VMware
3 90 (62.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 77 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
5 72 (50.35%) Firewall
6 69 (48.25%) HP
7 66 (46.15%) CCNP
8 61 (42.66%) CheckPoint
9 60 (41.96%) Linux
10 58 (40.56%) Load Balancing
11 52 (36.36%) DNS
12 47 (32.87%) Network Security
13 45 (31.47%) E-Commerce
14 44 (30.77%) EMC
15 42 (29.37%) DHCP
16 40 (27.97%) IBM
16 40 (27.97%) NAS
16 40 (27.97%) Blue Coat
17 39 (27.27%) ITIL
17 39 (27.27%) Juniper
18 38 (26.57%) Active Directory
19 37 (25.87%) Cisco ASA
20 35 (24.48%) BGP
20 35 (24.48%) BIG-IP
20 35 (24.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 35 (24.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
21 34 (23.78%) Cisco IOS
21 34 (23.78%) OSPF
22 33 (23.08%) Infoblox
23 31 (21.68%) CCSE

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 22 (15.38%) Apache
2 12 (8.39%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.50%) IIS
4 3 (2.10%) Node.js
4 3 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.40%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.40%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.70%) nginx
6 1 (0.70%) CMS
6 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.80%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.10%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (50.35%) Firewall
2 52 (36.36%) DNS
3 47 (32.87%) Network Security
4 42 (29.37%) DHCP
5 40 (27.97%) NAS
6 37 (25.87%) Cisco ASA
7 35 (24.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 35 (24.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 35 (24.48%) BIG-IP
7 35 (24.48%) BGP
8 34 (23.78%) OSPF
8 34 (23.78%) Cisco IOS
9 26 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 25 (17.48%) Internet
11 20 (13.99%) SAN
12 18 (12.59%) NetScreen
12 18 (12.59%) DMVPN
13 16 (11.19%) TCP/IP
14 14 (9.79%) WAN
15 12 (8.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.29%) MySQL
2 10 (6.99%) RDBMS
2 10 (6.99%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.29%) Informix
4 4 (2.80%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.10%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.10%) Redis
6 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Subversion
1 10 (6.99%) Git (software)
1 10 (6.99%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.90%) JIRA
3 4 (2.80%) Hudson
4 3 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (12.59%) Finance
2 7 (4.90%) Games
3 6 (4.20%) Banking
4 1 (0.70%) Retail
4 1 (0.70%) Marketing
4 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (25.17%) Architect
2 33 (23.08%) Security Specialist
2 33 (23.08%) Network Specialist
3 32 (22.38%) Network Security Specialist
4 28 (19.58%) Infrastructure Architect
5 14 (9.79%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 14 (9.79%) Senior Network Specialist
5 14 (9.79%) Senior Security Specialist
6 11 (7.69%) Information Security Specialist
6 11 (7.69%) Information Specialist
6 11 (7.69%) Senior Information Security Specialist
6 11 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 11 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 9 (6.29%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.29%) Technical Design Authority
8 7 (4.90%) Analyst
8 7 (4.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 6 (4.20%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (4.20%) Network Architect
10 5 (3.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.29%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (3.50%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (3.50%) J2EE
2 5 (3.50%) Middleware
3 4 (2.80%) SOAP
3 4 (2.80%) Web Services
3 4 (2.80%) REST
4 3 (2.10%) XML
4 3 (2.10%) .NET
4 3 (2.10%) Memcached
5 2 (1.40%) HTML
5 2 (1.40%) jQuery
6 1 (0.70%) HTML5
6 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.70%) CSS
6 1 (0.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.89%) Thin Client
1 17 (11.89%) Fat Client
2 10 (6.99%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (6.99%) IBM XIV
3 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.90%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.20%) Clustering
6 3 (2.10%) PKI
6 3 (2.10%) Wiki
6 3 (2.10%) Open Source
7 2 (1.40%) Symmetrix
7 2 (1.40%) RIA
7 2 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (41.96%) Linux
2 26 (18.18%) Windows
3 12 (8.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.29%) Solaris
4 9 (6.29%) UNIX
5 4 (2.80%) CentOS
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.70%) Debian
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (40.56%) Load Balancing
2 45 (31.47%) E-Commerce
3 39 (27.27%) ITIL
4 27 (18.88%) TOGAF
5 24 (16.78%) Project Management
6 21 (14.69%) Line Management
7 18 (12.59%) Mentoring
8 14 (9.79%) Information Security
9 12 (8.39%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (6.29%) PRINCE2
11 9 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (4.90%) Network Design
12 7 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (4.20%) DevOps
14 5 (3.50%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (3.50%) Network Load Balancing
14 5 (3.50%) Change Management
15 4 (2.80%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.19%) PHP
2 10 (6.99%) Perl
2 10 (6.99%) Bash Shell
3 7 (4.90%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.50%) SQL
5 4 (2.80%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.10%) Python
7 2 (1.40%) Java
8 1 (0.70%) C
8 1 (0.70%) C#
8 1 (0.70%) VB
8 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (46.15%) CCNP
3 31 (21.68%) CCSE
4 21 (14.69%) CCNA
5 20 (13.99%) CISSP
6 17 (11.89%) CCIE
7 16 (11.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (8.39%) Degree
9 11 (7.69%) CCDP
10 10 (6.99%) CCSP
11 7 (4.90%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.80%) CCDE
13 3 (2.10%) CCDA
13 3 (2.10%) CCIP
14 1 (0.70%) MCP
14 1 (0.70%) MCSE
14 1 (0.70%) JNCIA
14 1 (0.70%) ISEB
14 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.10%) SLA
System Software
1 90 (62.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (26.57%) Active Directory
3 30 (20.98%) VMware ESX
4 13 (9.09%) XenServer
5 9 (6.29%) ProxySG
6 8 (5.59%) vSphere
7 7 (4.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (2.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (2.10%) Firmware
8 3 (2.10%) NFS
8 3 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (6.99%) Nagios
1 10 (6.99%) NetBackup
2 9 (6.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (4.90%) Cacti
3 7 (4.90%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (4.90%) Opsview
3 7 (4.90%) Graphite
4 5 (3.50%) Puppet
5 3 (2.10%) logstash
5 3 (2.10%) Salt
5 3 (2.10%) Kibana
5 3 (2.10%) SCCM
5 3 (2.10%) SCOM
5 3 (2.10%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (2.10%) Control-M
6 1 (0.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 130 (90.91%) Cisco
2 96 (67.13%) VMware
3 69 (48.25%) HP
4 61 (42.66%) CheckPoint
5 44 (30.77%) EMC
6 40 (27.97%) IBM
6 40 (27.97%) Blue Coat
7 39 (27.27%) Juniper
8 33 (23.08%) Infoblox
9 31 (21.68%) NetApp
10 30 (20.98%) Imperva
11 27 (18.88%) Citrix
12 21 (14.69%) SolarWinds
12 21 (14.69%) Red Hat
13 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
14 17 (11.89%) Symantec
15 10 (6.99%) Veritas
16 6 (4.20%) Oracle
17 5 (3.50%) Riverbed
17 5 (3.50%) Sourcefire
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