Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 238 218
Rank change year-on-year -13 -20 +27
Permanent jobs citing F5 63 90 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.63% 0.85% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 2.12% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 55 74 117
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% -10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,750 £32,500 £40,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 4,536 4,248 5,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 45.30% 39.89% 43.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3,853 3,596 4,496
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +7 57 £40,000 -21.95% 9
North Yorkshire +1 5 £57,500 +60.06%
South Yorkshire +7 1 £55,000 +4.76% 1
F5
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 60 (95.24%) Cisco
2 42 (66.67%) Firewall
3 40 (63.49%) CCNP
3 40 (63.49%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (61.90%) VMware
5 29 (46.03%) ITIL
6 27 (42.86%) MPLS
7 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
8 25 (39.68%) WAN
8 25 (39.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (36.51%) CCNA
11 20 (31.75%) HP
12 19 (30.16%) CheckPoint
12 19 (30.16%) Windows
12 19 (30.16%) Data Centre
13 18 (28.57%) Load Balancing
13 18 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (28.57%) Linux
13 18 (28.57%) OSPF
13 18 (28.57%) BGP
14 16 (25.40%) Juniper
15 15 (23.81%) VoIP
15 15 (23.81%) High Availability
16 14 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
17 13 (20.63%) LAN
17 13 (20.63%) Avaya
18 12 (19.05%) Aruba
19 11 (17.46%) Network Management
19 11 (17.46%) Palo Alto

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 5 (7.94%) IIS
1 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (66.67%) Firewall
2 27 (42.86%) MPLS
3 25 (39.68%) WAN
4 24 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (28.57%) BGP
5 18 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 18 (28.57%) OSPF
6 15 (23.81%) VoIP
7 14 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (20.63%) LAN
9 11 (17.46%) DNS
9 11 (17.46%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (17.46%) Wireless
10 10 (15.87%) VLAN
10 10 (15.87%) VPN
11 9 (14.29%) BIG-IP
11 9 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (14.29%) NX-OS
11 9 (14.29%) SAN
12 8 (12.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) RavenDB
1 4 (6.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.35%) JIRA
1 4 (6.35%) Subversion
1 4 (6.35%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 21 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 18 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) Network Operations Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) Network Support
4 11 (17.46%) Operations Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) Support Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Network Specialist
6 8 (12.70%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Network Support Specialist
8 5 (7.94%) Network Team Leader
8 5 (7.94%) Support Specialist
8 5 (7.94%) Team Leader
9 4 (6.35%) Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) IT Support
10 3 (4.76%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) CSS
1 1 (1.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (6.35%) User Experience
4 3 (4.76%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) NHS
5 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Linux
3 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) Unix
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) ITIL
2 18 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 15 (23.81%) High Availability
4 11 (17.46%) Network Management
5 7 (11.11%) Change Management
6 6 (9.52%) Capacity Management
6 6 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (9.52%) Presales
6 6 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.94%) ITSM
7 5 (7.94%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.35%) DevOps
8 4 (6.35%) Network Optimisation
8 4 (6.35%) Project Management
8 4 (6.35%) Scrum
8 4 (6.35%) SDLC
8 4 (6.35%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.35%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (63.49%) CCNP
1 40 (63.49%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (36.51%) CCNA
3 11 (17.46%) CCIP
3 11 (17.46%) CCSP
4 10 (15.87%) CCDA
5 9 (14.29%) CCIE
6 8 (12.70%) CCSE
6 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
6 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
7 7 (11.11%) Degree
8 5 (7.94%) JNCIA
8 5 (7.94%) JNCIP
9 3 (4.76%) CISSP
9 3 (4.76%) CLAS
10 2 (3.17%) CCSA
11 1 (1.59%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.59%) MCSA
11 1 (1.59%) MCSE
11 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO 14001
1 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.17%) PMO
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (39.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.70%) vSphere
4 6 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.94%) OpenSIPS
6 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.76%) XenServer
8 2 (3.17%) Firmware
8 2 (3.17%) VMware NSX
9 1 (1.59%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Ansible
2 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (4.76%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.17%) WSUS
5 1 (1.59%) OpenView
5 1 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 60 (95.24%) Cisco
2 39 (61.90%) VMware
3 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
4 20 (31.75%) HP
5 19 (30.16%) CheckPoint
6 16 (25.40%) Juniper
7 13 (20.63%) Avaya
8 12 (19.05%) Aruba
9 11 (17.46%) Palo Alto
10 7 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
10 7 (11.11%) SolarWinds
10 7 (11.11%) Ubiquiti
11 6 (9.52%) Meraki
12 5 (7.94%) Citrix
12 5 (7.94%) Genesys
12 5 (7.94%) NetApp
12 5 (7.94%) Verint
13 4 (6.35%) Blue Coat
14 3 (4.76%) Imperva
14 3 (4.76%) Infoblox