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 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 163 183 207
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +24
Permanent jobs citing F5 90 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.25% 0.65% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.62% 1.35% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 29 7
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.34% +3.88%
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
3433 2596 2792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 47.83% 47.88% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2551 2040 2216
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 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 27 August 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 +17 64 £57,500 +61.97% 1
North Yorkshire -10 15 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South Yorkshire -8 7 £55,000 - 1
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 146 (87.43%) Cisco
2 77 (46.11%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (41.32%) EMC
4 68 (40.72%) Linux
5 67 (40.12%) VMware
6 63 (37.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 63 (37.72%) Firewall
7 59 (35.33%) CCNP
8 58 (34.73%) Load Balancing
9 54 (32.34%) HP
10 53 (31.74%) CheckPoint
11 51 (30.54%) Internet
12 49 (29.34%) E-Commerce
13 48 (28.74%) ITIL
14 46 (27.54%) Apache
15 45 (26.95%) Project Management
16 44 (26.35%) MySQL
17 43 (25.75%) PHP
18 42 (25.15%) IBM
18 42 (25.15%) NAS
19 40 (23.95%) NetApp
20 39 (23.35%) Active Directory
21 37 (22.16%) HTTP
21 37 (22.16%) JavaScript
22 36 (21.56%) Tomcat
22 36 (21.56%) Open Source
22 36 (21.56%) RabbitMQ
23 35 (20.96%) Solaris
23 35 (20.96%) J2EE
23 35 (20.96%) Degree

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 46 (27.54%) Apache
2 36 (21.56%) Tomcat
3 32 (19.16%) WebLogic
3 32 (19.16%) WebLogic Portal
3 32 (19.16%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.99%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (2.99%) IIS
5 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (7.19%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.19%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.40%) MS Office
4 3 (1.80%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 63 (37.72%) Firewall
2 51 (30.54%) Internet
3 42 (25.15%) NAS
4 37 (22.16%) HTTP
5 32 (19.16%) AMQP
6 27 (16.17%) WAN
7 26 (15.57%) Network Security
8 25 (14.97%) BIG-IP
9 24 (14.37%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (13.17%) OSPF
10 22 (13.17%) BGP
10 22 (13.17%) TCP/IP
11 21 (12.57%) DNS
12 20 (11.98%) DHCP
12 20 (11.98%) LAN
13 19 (11.38%) Cisco Nexus
14 17 (10.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 15 (8.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 15 (8.98%) Cisco IOS
16 14 (8.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.35%) MySQL
2 7 (4.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.19%) RDBMS
2 7 (4.19%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.59%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.40%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.40%) Hudson
2 4 (2.40%) Subversion
2 4 (2.40%) JIRA
3 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.60%) Maven
General
1 12 (7.19%) Finance
2 5 (2.99%) Banking
2 5 (2.99%) Marketing
3 4 (2.40%) Advertising
3 4 (2.40%) Games
4 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (46.71%) Architect
2 37 (22.16%) Developer
3 35 (20.96%) Infrastructure Architect
4 32 (19.16%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (10.18%) Lead Developer
5 17 (10.18%) Network Engineer
6 15 (8.98%) Senior Developer
6 15 (8.98%) Security Specialist
6 15 (8.98%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 15 (8.98%) Senior Architect
7 13 (7.78%) Analyst
8 12 (7.19%) Network Specialist
8 12 (7.19%) Network Security Specialist
9 11 (6.59%) Network Architect
10 9 (5.39%) Infrastructure Manager
10 9 (5.39%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (5.39%) Network Analyst
11 8 (4.79%) Senior Network Analyst
12 7 (4.19%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.56%) RabbitMQ
2 35 (20.96%) J2EE
3 33 (19.76%) Web Services
3 33 (19.76%) LAMP
4 32 (19.16%) ActiveMQ
4 32 (19.16%) XML
5 8 (4.79%) .NET
6 6 (3.59%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.99%) jQuery
7 5 (2.99%) WinForms
7 5 (2.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (2.99%) HTML
7 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.99%) CSS
8 4 (2.40%) Middleware
9 3 (1.80%) SOAP
9 3 (1.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.56%) Open Source
2 35 (20.96%) Clustering
3 32 (19.16%) Symmetrix
3 32 (19.16%) RIA
4 9 (5.39%) Fat Client
4 9 (5.39%) Thin Client
5 8 (4.79%) Firmware
6 7 (4.19%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (4.19%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (4.19%) IBM XIV
7 5 (2.99%) DataPower
8 3 (1.80%) PKI
8 3 (1.80%) Wiki
9 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.20%) Replication
10 1 (0.60%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 68 (40.72%) Linux
2 35 (20.96%) Solaris
3 16 (9.58%) Windows
4 11 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.59%) CentOS
6 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.80%) UNIX
6 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (34.73%) Load Balancing
2 49 (29.34%) E-Commerce
3 48 (28.74%) ITIL
4 45 (26.95%) Project Management
5 35 (20.96%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (20.36%) High Availability
7 33 (19.76%) TOGAF
7 33 (19.76%) Network Load Balancing
7 33 (19.76%) Technical Architecture
8 32 (19.16%) Content Management
8 32 (19.16%) Load Testing
8 32 (19.16%) UML
8 32 (19.16%) Scrum
9 24 (14.37%) Network Design
10 10 (5.99%) Change Management
11 8 (4.79%) Network Management
12 6 (3.59%) PRINCE2
13 5 (2.99%) SOA
13 5 (2.99%) MVC
13 5 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (25.75%) PHP
2 37 (22.16%) JavaScript
3 33 (19.76%) Java
4 24 (14.37%) Perl
5 19 (11.38%) Ruby
6 11 (6.59%) C++
7 10 (5.99%) Python
8 8 (4.79%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.99%) VB
9 5 (2.99%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.99%) C
9 5 (2.99%) C#
10 4 (2.40%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.20%) SQL
12 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 77 (46.11%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (35.33%) CCNP
3 35 (20.96%) Degree
4 29 (17.37%) CCNA
5 20 (11.98%) CCSE
6 13 (7.78%) CCIE
7 12 (7.19%) CCDP
8 10 (5.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (3.59%) CCSP
10 5 (2.99%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.40%) CCDE
11 4 (2.40%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (2.40%) CCIP
11 4 (2.40%) CISSP
12 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.80%) MCSE
13 2 (1.20%) MCP
13 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.60%) CCSA
14 1 (0.60%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (19.16%) QA
2 7 (4.19%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.99%) SLA
4 3 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.60%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 63 (37.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (23.35%) Active Directory
3 35 (20.96%) VMware ESX
4 7 (4.19%) XenServer
4 7 (4.19%) vSphere
5 4 (2.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (1.80%) NFS
6 3 (1.80%) ProxySG
7 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.20%) XenApp
8 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.60%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (4.79%) Nagios
2 6 (3.59%) Puppet
3 4 (2.40%) Opsview
3 4 (2.40%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.40%) Cacti
3 4 (2.40%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 146 (87.43%) Cisco
2 69 (41.32%) EMC
3 67 (40.12%) VMware
4 54 (32.34%) HP
5 53 (31.74%) CheckPoint
6 42 (25.15%) IBM
7 40 (23.95%) NetApp
8 33 (19.76%) Juniper
9 20 (11.98%) Microsoft
10 18 (10.78%) Imperva
11 17 (10.18%) Red Hat
11 17 (10.18%) Blue Coat
12 14 (8.38%) Infoblox
13 11 (6.59%) Citrix
14 8 (4.79%) SolarWinds
14 8 (4.79%) Symantec
15 6 (3.59%) Riverbed
16 5 (2.99%) Sourcefire
17 4 (2.40%) Veritas
18 3 (1.80%) Nokia
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