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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 156 193 183
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -10
Permanent jobs citing F5 95 71 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.35% 0.96% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 3.07% 2.19% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 62 62 32
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,650 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
3091 3246 2685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.89% 43.80% 47.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2419 2529 2103
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +71 80 £54,500 -5.21% 5
North Yorkshire -12 12 £35,000 -30.00%
South Yorkshire -4 3 £38,750 -3.12%
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 153 (95.63%) Cisco
2 106 (66.25%) CheckPoint
3 94 (58.75%) Firewall
4 72 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (43.13%) VMware
6 66 (41.25%) Blue Coat
7 60 (37.50%) Network Security
8 58 (36.25%) Load Balancing
8 58 (36.25%) ITIL
9 57 (35.63%) CCNP
9 57 (35.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 56 (35.00%) HP
11 51 (31.88%) DNS
11 51 (31.88%) Cisco ASA
12 49 (30.63%) Linux
13 44 (27.50%) Juniper
14 42 (26.25%) Cisco Nexus
15 40 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 40 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 38 (23.75%) OSPF
16 38 (23.75%) BGP
16 38 (23.75%) DHCP
16 38 (23.75%) BIG-IP
17 37 (23.13%) E-Commerce
18 36 (22.50%) WAN
19 35 (21.88%) Infoblox
19 35 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
20 32 (20.00%) CCSE
21 29 (18.13%) Imperva
21 29 (18.13%) Windows

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.50%) Apache
3 3 (1.88%) IIS
4 2 (1.25%) Node.js
4 2 (1.25%) Confluence
4 2 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (4.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Summit
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 94 (58.75%) Firewall
2 60 (37.50%) Network Security
3 51 (31.88%) DNS
3 51 (31.88%) Cisco ASA
4 42 (26.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 40 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 40 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 38 (23.75%) OSPF
6 38 (23.75%) BGP
6 38 (23.75%) DHCP
6 38 (23.75%) BIG-IP
7 36 (22.50%) WAN
8 35 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
9 27 (16.88%) VoIP
9 27 (16.88%) Wireless
10 24 (15.00%) LAN
11 17 (10.63%) SAN
12 16 (10.00%) FWSM
12 16 (10.00%) NAS
13 15 (9.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.00%) MySQL
2 5 (3.13%) Riak
2 5 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.88%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.25%) Redis
4 2 (1.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.25%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.25%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (2.50%) JIRA
3 3 (1.88%) Subversion
3 3 (1.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (11.25%) Finance
2 6 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.13%) Games
4 3 (1.88%) Banking
5 2 (1.25%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 48 (30.00%) Architect
2 37 (23.13%) Network Specialist
3 34 (21.25%) Security Specialist
4 33 (20.63%) Network Security Specialist
5 32 (20.00%) Network Architect
6 19 (11.88%) Consultant
6 19 (11.88%) Senior Network Specialist
6 19 (11.88%) Senior Security Specialist
7 18 (11.25%) Senior Network Security Specialist
8 16 (10.00%) Security Consultant
8 16 (10.00%) Network Consultant
9 15 (9.38%) Network Security Consultant
9 15 (9.38%) Network Engineer
10 14 (8.75%) Information Specialist
10 14 (8.75%) Senior Information Security Specialist
10 14 (8.75%) Infrastructure Architect
10 14 (8.75%) Information Security Specialist
11 12 (7.50%) Cisco Architect
12 11 (6.88%) Network Design Architect
13 9 (5.63%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.25%) RESTful
2 4 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (1.88%) Web Services
3 3 (1.88%) XML
3 3 (1.88%) J2EE
4 2 (1.25%) REST
4 2 (1.25%) SOAP
5 1 (0.63%) Middleware
5 1 (0.63%) HTML
5 1 (0.63%) .NET
5 1 (0.63%) jQuery
5 1 (0.63%) Memcached
5 1 (0.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.75%) Thin Client
1 14 (8.75%) Fat Client
2 13 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.13%) Public Cloud
3 8 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.50%) Clustering
4 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.88%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.25%) IBM XIV
6 2 (1.25%) Symmetrix
6 2 (1.25%) RIA
7 1 (0.63%) DTV
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.63%) Open Source
7 1 (0.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 49 (30.63%) Linux
2 29 (18.13%) Windows
3 11 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (5.63%) UNIX
5 8 (5.00%) Solaris
6 6 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (36.25%) Load Balancing
1 58 (36.25%) ITIL
2 37 (23.13%) E-Commerce
3 28 (17.50%) TOGAF
4 21 (13.13%) Information Security
5 17 (10.63%) Network Monitoring
5 17 (10.63%) Mentoring
6 16 (10.00%) Network Design
7 15 (9.38%) Line Management
8 13 (8.13%) Network Architecture
9 11 (6.88%) Change Management
10 10 (6.25%) Migration
11 8 (5.00%) Project Management
12 7 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (4.38%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.38%) SIEM
13 5 (3.13%) Operations Management
13 5 (3.13%) Incident Management
13 5 (3.13%) Business Continuity
13 5 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.88%) JavaScript
1 3 (1.88%) SQL
1 3 (1.88%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.25%) Java
2 2 (1.25%) Perl
2 2 (1.25%) PHP
2 2 (1.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.63%) Python
3 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 72 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (35.63%) CCNP
3 32 (20.00%) CCSE
4 20 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 20 (12.50%) CCNA
5 19 (11.88%) CISSP
6 13 (8.13%) HP ASE
7 7 (4.38%) ISEB
8 6 (3.75%) Degree
9 5 (3.13%) CCSP
10 4 (2.50%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.50%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.88%) CCDA
11 3 (1.88%) CCIP
11 3 (1.88%) CCIE
12 2 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.25%) CCSA
13 1 (0.63%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.63%) SLA
2 7 (4.38%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 57 (35.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (13.75%) Active Directory
3 21 (13.13%) VMware ESX
4 15 (9.38%) XenServer
5 12 (7.50%) ProxySG
6 5 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (2.50%) vSphere
8 3 (1.88%) Firmware
9 2 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.63%) NFS
10 1 (0.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (5.63%) SCCM
2 6 (3.75%) SCOM
2 6 (3.75%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (2.50%) Cacti
5 3 (1.88%) Nagios
6 2 (1.25%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.25%) Graphite
6 2 (1.25%) Salt
6 2 (1.25%) Opsview
6 2 (1.25%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.25%) OpenView
7 1 (0.63%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (0.63%) Kibana
7 1 (0.63%) logstash
Vendors
1 153 (95.63%) Cisco
2 106 (66.25%) CheckPoint
3 69 (43.13%) VMware
4 66 (41.25%) Blue Coat
5 56 (35.00%) HP
6 44 (27.50%) Juniper
7 35 (21.88%) Infoblox
8 29 (18.13%) Imperva
9 28 (17.50%) SolarWinds
10 26 (16.25%) EMC
11 21 (13.13%) Citrix
12 18 (11.25%) Riverbed
13 16 (10.00%) Sourcefire
14 15 (9.38%) NetApp
14 15 (9.38%) IBM
14 15 (9.38%) ArcSight
15 14 (8.75%) Microsoft
15 14 (8.75%) Fortinet
16 13 (8.13%) Huawei
16 13 (8.13%) Red Hat
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