Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for BIG-IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BIG-IP over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 Networks BIG-IP
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 270 294
Rank change year-on-year +26 +24 +10
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 7 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.027% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 0.19% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
West Yorkshire median annual salary £33,500 £48,750 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.28% +8.94% +21.77%
10th Percentile £31,750 £42,375 £37,000
90th Percentile £37,659 £56,125 £57,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -4.29% -5.41% -26.00%

BIG-IP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 959 1,075 1,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.41% 14.69% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 831 896 1,104
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £58,375
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -5.26% -5.00%

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing BIG-IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for BIG-IP in West Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for BIG-IP in West Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 7 £33,500 - 2
BIG-IP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing BIG-IP 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) NX-OS
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ISE
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) VMware NSX
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
5 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 2 (28.57%) IGRP
5 2 (28.57%) VRRP
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) NHS
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) IPv4
5 2 (28.57%) IPv6
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP

BIG-IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) NX-OS
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ISE
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) DMVPN
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) IGRP
4 2 (28.57%) IPv4
4 2 (28.57%) IPv6
4 2 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) VRRP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) VMware NSX
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) vCenter Server
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds