Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 227 244
Rank change year-on-year -20 +17 -10
Permanent jobs citing F5 49 104 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.56% 1.03% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 2.33% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 42 79 65
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -12.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,350 £35,000
90th Percentile £58,625 £66,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.18% - +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 4,009 4,470 4,451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 45.96% 44.37% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3,246 3,717 3,670
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £22,875 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -53 26 £46,500 +5.68% 6
North Yorkshire - 18 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire +5 5 £65,000 +23.81% 1
F5
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 45 (91.84%) Cisco
2 38 (77.55%) Firewall
3 33 (67.35%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (63.27%) CCNP
5 28 (57.14%) Juniper
5 28 (57.14%) MPLS
6 27 (55.10%) Network Security
6 27 (55.10%) Cisco ASA
7 26 (53.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 25 (51.02%) CheckPoint
8 25 (51.02%) WAN
8 25 (51.02%) BGP
9 24 (48.98%) VPN
9 24 (48.98%) OSPF
10 23 (46.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 19 (38.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 18 (36.73%) NetScaler
13 17 (34.69%) VPLS
14 16 (32.65%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (32.65%) Data Centre
14 16 (32.65%) CCIE
15 14 (28.57%) VMware
15 14 (28.57%) NX-OS
16 12 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (24.49%) Wireless
17 11 (22.45%) Finance
17 11 (22.45%) HP
17 11 (22.45%) EIGRP
17 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
18 10 (20.41%) Fortinet

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 3 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (6.12%) IIS
1 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (77.55%) Firewall
2 28 (57.14%) MPLS
3 27 (55.10%) Cisco ASA
3 27 (55.10%) Network Security
4 26 (53.06%) Cisco Nexus
5 25 (51.02%) BGP
5 25 (51.02%) WAN
6 24 (48.98%) OSPF
6 24 (48.98%) VPN
7 23 (46.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 19 (38.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 18 (36.73%) NetScaler
10 17 (34.69%) VPLS
11 16 (32.65%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (28.57%) NX-OS
13 12 (24.49%) Wireless
14 11 (22.45%) EIGRP
15 10 (20.41%) VoIP
16 9 (18.37%) WLAN
17 7 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Network Specialist
4 7 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (12.24%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (12.24%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Network Security Specialist
5 6 (12.24%) Security Specialist
6 5 (10.20%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 5 (10.20%) Cisco Specialist
6 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
6 5 (10.20%) Network Support
6 5 (10.20%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) REST
1 1 (2.04%) SOAP
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.04%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (16.33%) ITIL
3 7 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 6 (12.24%) High Availability
5 5 (10.20%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (10.20%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.16%) Proactive Management
7 3 (6.12%) CRM
7 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
7 3 (6.12%) Process Improvement
7 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.12%) Time Management
8 2 (4.08%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
1 5 (10.20%) Python
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (67.35%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (63.27%) CCNP
3 16 (32.65%) CCIE
4 9 (18.37%) CCNA
4 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
4 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
5 5 (10.20%) JNCIA
6 3 (6.12%) CCIE Security
6 3 (6.12%) Degree
7 2 (4.08%) CCIP
7 2 (4.08%) CCSP
7 2 (4.08%) JNCIP
7 2 (4.08%) JNCIS
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.04%) CCDP
8 1 (2.04%) CISSP
8 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.04%) MCP
8 1 (2.04%) MCSD
8 1 (2.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) PMO
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.33%) XenApp
3 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.20%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.12%) Docker
6 1 (2.04%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Puppet
2 5 (10.20%) Terraform
2 5 (10.20%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (6.12%) Nagios
3 3 (6.12%) Packer
3 3 (6.12%) SCCM
3 3 (6.12%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.08%) FortiGate
4 2 (4.08%) HP NNM
5 1 (2.04%) Nessus
Vendors
1 45 (91.84%) Cisco
2 28 (57.14%) Juniper
3 25 (51.02%) CheckPoint
4 14 (28.57%) VMware
5 11 (22.45%) HP
6 10 (20.41%) Fortinet
6 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
7 8 (16.33%) Citrix
7 8 (16.33%) Zscaler
8 7 (14.29%) Palo Alto
9 6 (12.24%) Blue Coat
9 6 (12.24%) Meraki
9 6 (12.24%) SolarWinds
10 5 (10.20%) Aruba
10 5 (10.20%) Google
10 5 (10.20%) Imperva
10 5 (10.20%) Infoblox
11 4 (8.16%) EMC
12 3 (6.12%) ScanSafe
12 3 (6.12%) Ubiquiti