Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 January 2019 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 196 236 232
Rank change year-on-year +40 -4 -17
Permanent jobs citing F5 78 59 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.05% 0.61% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 2.37% 1.36% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 73 53 77
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,400 £66,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +0.96%

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,298 4,323 4,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 44.29% 44.80% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,725 3,632 3,485
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £59,600 £59,900 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,924
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.23% +4.28%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Yorkshire

F5
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for F5 in Yorkshire

F5
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for F5 in Yorkshire

F5
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +39 65 £48,750 +21.88% 13
North Yorkshire +6 10 £50,000 -13.04%
South Yorkshire - 3 £72,500 - 1
F5
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 62 (79.49%) Cisco
2 51 (65.38%) CheckPoint
3 49 (62.82%) Firewall
4 41 (52.56%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (52.56%) CCNP
5 36 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
6 34 (43.59%) Load Balancing
7 31 (39.74%) Cisco ASA
8 30 (38.46%) Juniper
9 28 (35.90%) Network Security
10 27 (34.62%) OSPF
11 26 (33.33%) Wireshark
12 25 (32.05%) BGP
12 25 (32.05%) WAN
13 24 (30.77%) HP
14 23 (29.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 23 (29.49%) Meraki
15 21 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (26.92%) Aruba
16 20 (25.64%) SC Cleared
16 20 (25.64%) Security Cleared
16 20 (25.64%) CCNA
17 18 (23.08%) MPLS
17 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (23.08%) Data Centre
18 17 (21.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 17 (21.79%) CCIE
18 17 (21.79%) VPN
19 16 (20.51%) ITIL
19 16 (20.51%) Linux

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.56%) Confluence
2 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.56%) IIS
2 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) Akamai
2 2 (2.56%) IaaS
2 2 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (62.82%) Firewall
2 36 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
3 31 (39.74%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (35.90%) Network Security
5 27 (34.62%) OSPF
6 26 (33.33%) Wireshark
7 25 (32.05%) BGP
7 25 (32.05%) WAN
8 23 (29.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 21 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (23.08%) MPLS
11 17 (21.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 17 (21.79%) VPN
12 16 (20.51%) Wireless
13 15 (19.23%) EIGRP
13 15 (19.23%) LAN
14 12 (15.38%) NetScaler
15 11 (14.10%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (14.10%) VLAN
16 10 (12.82%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.56%) JIRA
2 2 (2.56%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.28%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (8.97%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (70.51%) Network Engineer
2 25 (32.05%) Network Support
3 22 (28.21%) Network Support Engineer
3 22 (28.21%) Support Engineer
4 13 (16.67%) Analyst
5 12 (15.38%) Network Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) Security Engineer
7 9 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
7 9 (11.54%) Network Security Analyst
7 9 (11.54%) Security Analyst
8 8 (10.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 8 (10.26%) Network Security Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Juniper Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) Project Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Cisco Support
11 4 (5.13%) Cisco Support Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Juniper Support
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.56%) NHS
4 1 (1.28%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.28%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.28%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Linux
2 11 (14.10%) Windows
3 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.13%) Unix
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.59%) Load Balancing
2 16 (20.51%) ITIL
3 14 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (17.95%) Technical Leadership
4 13 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 13 (16.67%) Change Management
5 10 (12.82%) ITSM
6 9 (11.54%) High Availability
6 9 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (10.26%) Network Management
7 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 5 (6.41%) CRM
9 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.41%) Network Architecture
9 5 (6.41%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (6.41%) Time Management
10 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
11 3 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.69%) Python
2 5 (6.41%) Bash Shell
2 5 (6.41%) Tcl
3 2 (2.56%) SQL
4 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (52.56%) CCNP
1 41 (52.56%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (25.64%) CCNA
2 20 (25.64%) SC Cleared
2 20 (25.64%) Security Cleared
3 17 (21.79%) CCIE
4 12 (15.38%) JNCIP
5 11 (14.10%) CCSE
6 6 (7.69%) JNCIA
7 4 (5.13%) Degree
8 2 (2.56%) CISA
8 2 (2.56%) CISM
8 2 (2.56%) CISSP
9 1 (1.28%) CCDP
9 1 (1.28%) CCIE Security
9 1 (1.28%) MCSE
9 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) PMO
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.97%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.69%) VMware NSX
5 5 (6.41%) XenApp
6 4 (5.13%) Docker
7 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (6.41%) ArcSight ESM
2 5 (6.41%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (6.41%) Nagios
2 5 (6.41%) Netcool
2 5 (6.41%) Packer
2 5 (6.41%) Puppet
2 5 (6.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (5.13%) SCCM
3 4 (5.13%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.56%) Nessus
4 2 (2.56%) QRadar
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.28%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.28%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.28%) Nmap
5 1 (1.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 62 (79.49%) Cisco
2 51 (65.38%) CheckPoint
3 30 (38.46%) Juniper
4 24 (30.77%) HP
5 23 (29.49%) Meraki
6 21 (26.92%) Aruba
7 15 (19.23%) VMware
8 14 (17.95%) Extreme Networks
8 14 (17.95%) Fortinet
8 14 (17.95%) Ubiquiti
9 13 (16.67%) SolarWinds
10 12 (15.38%) Forcepoint
11 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
12 8 (10.26%) Blue Coat
12 8 (10.26%) Palo Alto
13 7 (8.97%) ArcSight
13 7 (8.97%) CyberArk
14 6 (7.69%) Citrix
14 6 (7.69%) Zscaler
15 5 (6.41%) EMC