Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 263 235 256
Rank change year-on-year -28 +21 -35
Permanent jobs citing F5 47 99 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.49% 0.93% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.07% 2.12% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 39 73 75
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,100 £43,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £71,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,402 4,671 5,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 45.88% 43.72% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3,697 3,948 4,114
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,100 £23,547 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +3.26% +2.22%

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 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 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
West Yorkshire -45 24 £45,000 - 5
North Yorkshire +27 17 £50,000 -13.04% 2
South Yorkshire +10 6 £60,000 +14.29% 5
F5
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 44 (93.62%) Cisco
2 39 (82.98%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (78.72%) CCNP
4 29 (61.70%) Firewall
5 26 (55.32%) Juniper
6 24 (51.06%) MPLS
7 23 (48.94%) VMware
8 21 (44.68%) BGP
8 21 (44.68%) CheckPoint
8 21 (44.68%) Cisco Nexus
9 20 (42.55%) OSPF
9 20 (42.55%) WAN
10 17 (36.17%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (34.04%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (34.04%) Network Security
11 16 (34.04%) CCNA
12 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
12 14 (29.79%) VPN
12 14 (29.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 14 (29.79%) Data Centre
13 13 (27.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 13 (27.66%) Linux
14 12 (25.53%) Wireless
14 12 (25.53%) VoIP
14 12 (25.53%) NX-OS
14 12 (25.53%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (23.40%) DNS
15 11 (23.40%) CCIE
15 11 (23.40%) HP

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 (8.51%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (61.70%) Firewall
2 24 (51.06%) MPLS
3 21 (44.68%) BGP
3 21 (44.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 20 (42.55%) OSPF
4 20 (42.55%) WAN
5 17 (36.17%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (34.04%) Cisco IOS
6 16 (34.04%) Network Security
7 14 (29.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (29.79%) VPN
8 13 (27.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 12 (25.53%) NX-OS
9 12 (25.53%) VoIP
9 12 (25.53%) Wireless
10 11 (23.40%) DNS
11 10 (21.28%) DHCP
11 10 (21.28%) NetScaler
12 9 (19.15%) VPLS
13 7 (14.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) RavenDB
1 3 (6.38%) Redis
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) JIRA
1 4 (8.51%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Subversion
2 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Network Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Network Security Specialist
4 8 (17.02%) Network Specialist
4 8 (17.02%) Security Specialist
5 7 (14.89%) Juniper Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Network Support
6 6 (12.77%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Network Specialist
6 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Cisco Support
7 5 (10.64%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
8 4 (8.51%) Juniper Support
8 4 (8.51%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) REST
1 1 (2.13%) SOAP
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Data Centre
2 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (6.38%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (21.28%) High Availability
2 10 (21.28%) ITIL
3 7 (14.89%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.51%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (8.51%) Network Design
4 4 (8.51%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.51%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.38%) DevOps
5 3 (6.38%) Network Management
5 3 (6.38%) Proactive Management
5 3 (6.38%) Process Improvement
5 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) Scrum
5 3 (6.38%) SDLC
5 3 (6.38%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.51%) Python
2 4 (8.51%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (82.98%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (78.72%) CCNP
3 16 (34.04%) CCNA
4 11 (23.40%) CCIE
5 7 (14.89%) CCIP
5 7 (14.89%) CCSP
6 6 (12.77%) JNCIA
6 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
6 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
7 5 (10.64%) Degree
8 4 (8.51%) CISSP
9 3 (6.38%) CCSE
9 3 (6.38%) CLAS
9 3 (6.38%) JNCIS
10 2 (4.26%) CCDA
10 2 (4.26%) CCIE Security
10 2 (4.26%) JNCIP
11 1 (2.13%) CCDP
11 1 (2.13%) MCP
11 1 (2.13%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) XenApp
2 4 (8.51%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.38%) vSphere
3 3 (6.38%) XenServer
4 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
1 4 (8.51%) Terraform
2 3 (6.38%) Ansible
2 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.26%) HP NNM
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.13%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 44 (93.62%) Cisco
2 26 (55.32%) Juniper
3 23 (48.94%) VMware
4 21 (44.68%) CheckPoint
5 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
6 11 (23.40%) HP
7 8 (17.02%) Blue Coat
8 7 (14.89%) Imperva
8 7 (14.89%) Infoblox
9 6 (12.77%) Palo Alto
9 6 (12.77%) SolarWinds
10 5 (10.64%) Aruba
10 5 (10.64%) Citrix
11 4 (8.51%) Google
11 4 (8.51%) Zscaler
12 3 (6.38%) NetApp
12 3 (6.38%) Ubiquiti
13 2 (4.26%) Fortinet
14 1 (2.13%) Barracuda Networks
14 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL