Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F5 over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

F5
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 164 188
Rank change year-on-year +4 +24 +1
Permanent jobs citing F5 56 73 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.14% 1.34% 1.36%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 3.37% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 46 54 85
Leeds median annual salary £44,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.19% -12.50% +4.35%
10th Percentile £26,750 £35,375 £37,100
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £75,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -16.67% +4.35%

F5 is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2156 2163 3127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 44.05% 39.78% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1805 1855 2513
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing F5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Leeds

F5
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 in Leeds.

Salary trend for F5 in Leeds

F5
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for F5.

1 49 (87.50%) Cisco
2 39 (69.64%) VMware
3 37 (66.07%) Firewall
4 35 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (50.00%) MPLS
6 27 (48.21%) High Availability
7 25 (44.64%) CCNP
7 25 (44.64%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (44.64%) WAN
7 25 (44.64%) Linux
8 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 23 (41.07%) ITIL
10 18 (32.14%) VoIP
10 18 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (30.36%) Windows
11 17 (30.36%) OSPF
11 17 (30.36%) BGP
11 17 (30.36%) VLAN
12 16 (28.57%) Active Directory
12 16 (28.57%) HP
12 16 (28.57%) Data Centre
13 15 (26.79%) Spanning Tree
14 14 (25.00%) Load Balancing
14 14 (25.00%) SAN
15 13 (23.21%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (23.21%) Linux Command Line
16 12 (21.43%) CheckPoint
16 12 (21.43%) CCNA
17 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
17 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.07%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.79%) CMS
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (66.07%) Firewall
2 28 (50.00%) MPLS
3 25 (44.64%) WAN
4 18 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (32.14%) VoIP
5 17 (30.36%) BGP
5 17 (30.36%) OSPF
5 17 (30.36%) VLAN
6 15 (26.79%) Spanning Tree
7 14 (25.00%) SAN
8 13 (23.21%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (17.86%) LAN
10 9 (16.07%) Asterisk PBX
10 9 (16.07%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (14.29%) VPN
11 8 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
13 6 (10.71%) DNS
14 5 (8.93%) BIG-IP
14 5 (8.93%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (10.71%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) Riak
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 14 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 10 (17.86%) Network Operations Engineer
4 10 (17.86%) Operations Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 8 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Network Support
7 6 (10.71%) Architect
7 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (10.71%) IT Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Network Team Leader
7 6 (10.71%) Team Leader
7 6 (10.71%) Telephony Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 13 (23.21%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) Clustering
4 4 (7.14%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.57%) NHS
5 2 (3.57%) Replication
6 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Linux
2 17 (30.36%) Windows
3 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
3 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.93%) Unix
5 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.79%) CentOS
6 1 (1.79%) Solaris
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) High Availability
2 23 (41.07%) ITIL
3 14 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 10 (17.86%) Presales
5 8 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 5 (8.93%) Change Management
6 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.93%) Network Management
7 4 (7.14%) Capacity Management
7 4 (7.14%) ITSM
7 4 (7.14%) Network Optimisation
8 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.36%) DevOps
8 3 (5.36%) Patch Management
8 3 (5.36%) People Management
8 3 (5.36%) Project Management
8 3 (5.36%) Release Management
8 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
1 3 (5.36%) Perl
1 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (44.64%) CCNP
1 25 (44.64%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (21.43%) CCNA
3 10 (17.86%) CCDA
3 10 (17.86%) CCIP
3 10 (17.86%) CCSP
4 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.14%) CCSE
5 4 (7.14%) Degree
5 4 (7.14%) JNCIP
6 3 (5.36%) CCIE
6 3 (5.36%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.57%) ISEB
7 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.79%) CCSA
8 1 (1.79%) CISSP
8 1 (1.79%) HNC
8 1 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) PMO
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.07%) OpenSIPS
3 9 (16.07%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.14%) Docker
5 2 (3.57%) Firmware
5 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.57%) VMware NSX
5 2 (3.57%) vSphere
6 1 (1.79%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (5.36%) Ansible
2 3 (5.36%) CFEngine
2 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.36%) Salt
2 3 (5.36%) vCenter Server
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (87.50%) Cisco
2 39 (69.64%) VMware
3 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 16 (28.57%) HP
5 12 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 10 (17.86%) Avaya
7 8 (14.29%) Aruba
7 8 (14.29%) Juniper
7 8 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 6 (10.71%) Ubiquiti
9 5 (8.93%) Brocade
9 5 (8.93%) Citrix
9 5 (8.93%) Palo Alto
10 4 (7.14%) Extreme Networks
10 4 (7.14%) Meraki
10 4 (7.14%) Rackspace
11 3 (5.36%) Civica
11 3 (5.36%) Google
11 3 (5.36%) Riverbed
12 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds