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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 173 197 215
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +18
Permanent jobs citing F5 85 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.13% 0.61% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 2.38% 1.23% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 45 25 16
Average salary £55,000 £34,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.76% -17.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £27,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
3569 2761 2724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 47.56% 49.83% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2707 2165 2181
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -5 56 £57,000 +70.14% 1
North Yorkshire -1 17 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire -11 11 £55,000 - 1
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 151 (85.80%) Cisco
2 92 (52.27%) VMware
3 88 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 78 (44.32%) Load Balancing
4 78 (44.32%) EMC
5 76 (43.18%) HP
6 75 (42.61%) Cisco Certification
7 74 (42.05%) Linux
8 66 (37.50%) Firewall
9 61 (34.66%) NAS
9 61 (34.66%) IBM
9 61 (34.66%) CCNP
10 59 (33.52%) E-Commerce
11 55 (31.25%) ITIL
12 54 (30.68%) Active Directory
12 54 (30.68%) NetApp
13 50 (28.41%) CheckPoint
14 47 (26.70%) Apache
14 47 (26.70%) VMware ESX
15 46 (26.14%) Project Management
16 45 (25.57%) Internet
16 45 (25.57%) TOGAF
17 44 (25.00%) MySQL
18 41 (23.30%) PHP
19 34 (19.32%) Juniper
20 31 (17.61%) Tomcat
20 31 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
21 30 (17.05%) Degree
21 30 (17.05%) RabbitMQ
22 29 (16.48%) Solaris

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 47 (26.70%) Apache
2 31 (17.61%) Tomcat
3 23 (13.07%) WebSphere
3 23 (13.07%) WebLogic
3 23 (13.07%) WebLogic Portal
4 7 (3.98%) IIS
5 3 (1.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.57%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.98%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.27%) MS Project
3 4 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.57%) PaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 66 (37.50%) Firewall
2 61 (34.66%) NAS
3 45 (25.57%) Internet
4 29 (16.48%) HTTP
5 27 (15.34%) DNS
6 24 (13.64%) Network Security
7 23 (13.07%) AMQP
7 23 (13.07%) WAN
8 22 (12.50%) DHCP
8 22 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (11.93%) SAN
10 20 (11.36%) OSPF
10 20 (11.36%) BGP
11 18 (10.23%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (9.66%) LAN
13 16 (9.09%) TCP/IP
13 16 (9.09%) BIG-IP
14 15 (8.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 14 (7.95%) MPLS
16 13 (7.39%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (25.00%) MySQL
2 11 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 11 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.68%) Informix
4 8 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.11%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.55%) Subversion
3 7 (3.98%) JIRA
3 7 (3.98%) Hudson
4 2 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.57%) Maven
General
1 11 (6.25%) Finance
2 8 (4.55%) Banking
3 7 (3.98%) Games
4 5 (2.84%) Marketing
5 4 (2.27%) Advertising
6 2 (1.14%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (44.32%) Architect
2 47 (26.70%) Infrastructure Architect
3 28 (15.91%) Developer
4 23 (13.07%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 15 (8.52%) Security Specialist
7 14 (7.95%) Network Engineer
8 12 (6.82%) Senior Architect
8 12 (6.82%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.82%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 12 (6.82%) Network Security Specialist
8 12 (6.82%) Network Specialist
9 11 (6.25%) Lead Developer
10 10 (5.68%) Technical Design Authority
10 10 (5.68%) Analyst
10 10 (5.68%) Project Manager
11 8 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 8 (4.55%) Network Architect
12 7 (3.98%) Technical Analyst
12 7 (3.98%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.05%) RabbitMQ
2 27 (15.34%) J2EE
3 25 (14.20%) Web Services
4 24 (13.64%) LAMP
5 23 (13.07%) ActiveMQ
5 23 (13.07%) XML
6 8 (4.55%) .NET
7 7 (3.98%) Middleware
8 6 (3.41%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.84%) WinForms
9 5 (2.84%) jQuery
9 5 (2.84%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.84%) CSS
9 5 (2.84%) HTML
9 5 (2.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (2.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (2.27%) REST
10 4 (2.27%) SOAP
11 1 (0.57%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.91%) Open Source
2 27 (15.34%) Clustering
3 23 (13.07%) Symmetrix
3 23 (13.07%) RIA
4 11 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (6.25%) IBM XIV
5 10 (5.68%) Thin Client
5 10 (5.68%) Fat Client
6 6 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.84%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.84%) DataPower
8 4 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (2.27%) PKI
8 4 (2.27%) Wiki
9 2 (1.14%) Replication
10 1 (0.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 74 (42.05%) Linux
2 29 (16.48%) Solaris
3 24 (13.64%) Windows
4 16 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.98%) CentOS
6 6 (3.41%) UNIX
7 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (44.32%) Load Balancing
2 59 (33.52%) E-Commerce
3 55 (31.25%) ITIL
4 46 (26.14%) Project Management
5 45 (25.57%) TOGAF
6 31 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (14.77%) Network Load Balancing
8 25 (14.20%) Technical Architecture
8 25 (14.20%) High Availability
9 23 (13.07%) Scrum
9 23 (13.07%) Content Management
9 23 (13.07%) Load Testing
9 23 (13.07%) UML
9 23 (13.07%) Test Planning
10 16 (9.09%) Line Management
11 14 (7.95%) Network Design
12 11 (6.25%) PRINCE2
12 11 (6.25%) Mentoring
13 10 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 41 (23.30%) PHP
2 28 (15.91%) JavaScript
3 27 (15.34%) Perl
4 24 (13.64%) Java
5 16 (9.09%) Ruby
6 12 (6.82%) Bash Shell
7 11 (6.25%) Python
7 11 (6.25%) C++
8 7 (3.98%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.84%) VB
9 5 (2.84%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.84%) C#
10 2 (1.14%) C
10 2 (1.14%) SQL
11 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 75 (42.61%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (34.66%) CCNP
3 30 (17.05%) Degree
4 28 (15.91%) CCNA
5 20 (11.36%) CCIE
6 18 (10.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (9.09%) CCSE
8 13 (7.39%) CCDP
9 9 (5.11%) CCSP
10 7 (3.98%) CCDE
10 7 (3.98%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (3.98%) CISSP
11 4 (2.27%) CCIP
12 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.70%) MCSE
13 2 (1.14%) MCP
13 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.57%) RHCA
14 1 (0.57%) CCSA
14 1 (0.57%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.07%) QA
2 8 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.84%) SLA
4 3 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 88 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (30.68%) Active Directory
3 47 (26.70%) VMware ESX
4 10 (5.68%) vSphere
5 7 (3.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (2.84%) ProxySG
7 4 (2.27%) NFS
7 4 (2.27%) XenServer
8 3 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.14%) Firmware
9 2 (1.14%) XenApp
10 1 (0.57%) Squid
10 1 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.57%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (6.82%) Nagios
2 10 (5.68%) Puppet
2 10 (5.68%) NetBackup
3 7 (3.98%) Cacti
3 7 (3.98%) Opsview
3 7 (3.98%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.70%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (1.70%) Control-M
5 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.57%) logstash
6 1 (0.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 151 (85.80%) Cisco
2 92 (52.27%) VMware
3 78 (44.32%) EMC
4 76 (43.18%) HP
5 61 (34.66%) IBM
6 54 (30.68%) NetApp
7 50 (28.41%) CheckPoint
8 34 (19.32%) Juniper
9 27 (15.34%) Red Hat
10 19 (10.80%) Microsoft
11 17 (9.66%) Imperva
12 16 (9.09%) Blue Coat
13 15 (8.52%) Infoblox
13 15 (8.52%) Citrix
14 14 (7.95%) Symantec
15 11 (6.25%) SolarWinds
16 10 (5.68%) Riverbed
16 10 (5.68%) Veritas
17 7 (3.98%) Oracle
18 5 (2.84%) Sourcefire
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Plusnet
Salary: Competitive + excellent staff benefits
Posted: 21 days ago