Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 21 January 2018 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 194 200
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 +41
Permanent jobs citing F5 57 69 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.86% 0.95% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.87% 2.49% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 51 57 88
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £31,750 £35,000 £36,400
90th Percentile £57,000 £67,500 £72,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% -4.76%

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 West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,045 2,772 3,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 46.10% 38.08% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2,566 2,364 3,125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,175 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in West Yorkshire

F5
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for F5 in West Yorkshire

F5
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for F5 in West Yorkshire

F5
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 F5 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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 +1 43 £41,250 -21.43% 8
Halifax +22 7 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Bradford +2 4 £48,500 +14.12%
Batley - 1 - -
F5
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 56 (98.25%) Cisco
2 40 (70.18%) Firewall
3 35 (61.40%) VMware
3 35 (61.40%) CCNP
3 35 (61.40%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (54.39%) ITIL
5 26 (45.61%) WAN
5 26 (45.61%) MPLS
6 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 23 (40.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (40.35%) CCNA
8 22 (38.60%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (29.82%) Windows
9 17 (29.82%) HP
10 15 (26.32%) Avaya
10 15 (26.32%) OSPF
10 15 (26.32%) BGP
10 15 (26.32%) VoIP
10 15 (26.32%) Load Balancing
10 15 (26.32%) High Availability
10 15 (26.32%) Data Centre
11 14 (24.56%) LAN
12 13 (22.81%) Linux
12 13 (22.81%) VLAN
12 13 (22.81%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (21.05%) SAN
13 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
13 12 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (19.30%) Spanning Tree
14 11 (19.30%) Juniper

F5
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (70.18%) Firewall
2 26 (45.61%) MPLS
2 26 (45.61%) WAN
3 22 (38.60%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (26.32%) BGP
4 15 (26.32%) OSPF
4 15 (26.32%) VoIP
5 14 (24.56%) LAN
6 13 (22.81%) Cisco IOS
6 13 (22.81%) VLAN
7 12 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (21.05%) SAN
8 11 (19.30%) Spanning Tree
9 10 (17.54%) VPN
9 10 (17.54%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (14.04%) Cisco ISE
11 7 (12.28%) Asterisk PBX
11 7 (12.28%) BIG-IP
11 7 (12.28%) NX-OS
11 7 (12.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) MySQL
1 1 (1.75%) RavenDB
1 1 (1.75%) Redis
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.75%) Subversion
2 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
1 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Network Engineer
2 24 (42.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (35.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) Network Operations Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) Operations Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) Support Engineer
5 11 (19.30%) Network Support
6 8 (14.04%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) Network Team Leader
7 6 (10.53%) Team Leader
8 5 (8.77%) IT Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Network Specialist
8 5 (8.77%) Network Support Specialist
8 5 (8.77%) Support Specialist
8 5 (8.77%) Telephony Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (7.02%) Consultant
9 4 (7.02%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) CSS
2 1 (1.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.79%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 2 (3.51%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 13 (22.81%) Linux
3 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) ITIL
2 15 (26.32%) High Availability
2 15 (26.32%) Load Balancing
3 8 (14.04%) Network Management
4 7 (12.28%) Change Management
4 7 (12.28%) Presales
5 6 (10.53%) Capacity Management
5 6 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.77%) ITSM
6 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.02%) ITIL V3
7 4 (7.02%) Network Optimisation
8 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.26%) People Management
8 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (3.51%) Project Management
9 2 (3.51%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.51%) SQL
3 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (61.40%) CCNP
1 35 (61.40%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (40.35%) CCNA
3 11 (19.30%) CCDA
4 9 (15.79%) CCIP
4 9 (15.79%) CCSP
5 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
5 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
6 7 (12.28%) CCIE
7 5 (8.77%) CCSE
7 5 (8.77%) Degree
7 5 (8.77%) JNCIP
8 4 (7.02%) JNCIA
9 2 (3.51%) CCSA
9 2 (3.51%) MCSA
9 2 (3.51%) MCSE
9 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) ISO 14001
2 2 (3.51%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (40.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 7 (12.28%) OpenSIPS
4 6 (10.53%) vSphere
5 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.26%) VMware NSX
7 2 (3.51%) Firmware
8 1 (1.75%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) vCenter Server
2 2 (3.51%) Ansible
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.51%) SCOM
2 2 (3.51%) WSUS
3 1 (1.75%) OpenView
3 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (98.25%) Cisco
2 35 (61.40%) VMware
3 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 17 (29.82%) HP
5 15 (26.32%) Avaya
6 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
7 11 (19.30%) Juniper
8 10 (17.54%) Aruba
9 8 (14.04%) Palo Alto
10 7 (12.28%) Extreme Networks
10 7 (12.28%) Ubiquiti
11 6 (10.53%) Meraki
11 6 (10.53%) SolarWinds
12 5 (8.77%) Genesys
12 5 (8.77%) Verint
13 4 (7.02%) Citrix
14 3 (5.26%) NetApp
15 2 (3.51%) CommVault
15 2 (3.51%) EMC
15 2 (3.51%) Hitachi