Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 228 232 238
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 +1
Permanent jobs citing F5 60 78 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.71% 0.79% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 1.73% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 55 66 78
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -25.00%
10th Percentile £36,720 £26,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £58,750 £66,250
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 3,719 4,511 4,339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 44.16% 45.63% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,036 3,749 3,635
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -12 37 £46,948 +10.46% 19
North Yorkshire - 16 £50,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 7 £72,500 - 1
F5
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 51 (85.00%) Cisco
2 47 (78.33%) Firewall
3 33 (55.00%) CheckPoint
3 33 (55.00%) Network Security
4 32 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
5 31 (51.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 31 (51.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 31 (51.67%) OSPF
6 30 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (50.00%) WAN
7 29 (48.33%) CCNP
7 29 (48.33%) BGP
8 28 (46.67%) Juniper
9 27 (45.00%) VPN
10 25 (41.67%) MPLS
10 25 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 22 (36.67%) NetScaler
12 20 (33.33%) CCIE
13 19 (31.67%) VPLS
14 18 (30.00%) Data Centre
15 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (26.67%) Fortinet
15 16 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
15 16 (26.67%) VMware
16 15 (25.00%) EIGRP
17 14 (23.33%) LAN
17 14 (23.33%) Wireshark
17 14 (23.33%) NX-OS
18 13 (21.67%) Meraki
18 13 (21.67%) Load Balancing

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 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.00%) Confluence
2 3 (5.00%) IIS
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.33%) Akamai
3 2 (3.33%) IaaS
3 2 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (78.33%) Firewall
2 33 (55.00%) Network Security
3 32 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
4 31 (51.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 31 (51.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 31 (51.67%) OSPF
5 30 (50.00%) WAN
6 29 (48.33%) BGP
7 27 (45.00%) VPN
8 25 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 25 (41.67%) MPLS
9 22 (36.67%) NetScaler
10 19 (31.67%) VPLS
11 16 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (25.00%) EIGRP
13 14 (23.33%) LAN
13 14 (23.33%) NX-OS
13 14 (23.33%) Wireshark
14 11 (18.33%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (18.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 5 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (5.00%) JIRA
3 2 (3.33%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.67%) Burp Suite
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Security Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Network Support
4 9 (15.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Network Specialist
7 6 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (10.00%) Network Security Specialist
7 6 (10.00%) Security Specialist
8 5 (8.33%) Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 5 (8.33%) Cisco Specialist
8 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
8 5 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) REST
1 1 (1.67%) SOAP
1 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.33%) NHS
6 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.67%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.67%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Linux
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.33%) Unix
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Load Balancing
2 12 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (18.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (13.33%) ITIL
6 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.33%) Capacity Management
7 5 (8.33%) Change Management
7 5 (8.33%) CRM
7 5 (8.33%) High Availability
7 5 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 5 (8.33%) Network Architecture
7 5 (8.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.67%) Proactive Management
8 4 (6.67%) Time Management
9 3 (5.00%) Cryptography
9 3 (5.00%) Information Security
9 3 (5.00%) ITSM
9 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) Python
2 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.00%) SQL
3 3 (5.00%) Tcl
4 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (48.33%) CCNP
3 20 (33.33%) CCIE
4 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (11.67%) Degree
6 6 (10.00%) JNCIP
7 5 (8.33%) CCNA
8 4 (6.67%) JNCIA
9 3 (5.00%) CCIE Security
9 3 (5.00%) CCSE
9 3 (5.00%) CISA
9 3 (5.00%) CISM
9 3 (5.00%) CISSP
10 2 (3.33%) JNCIS
10 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.67%) CCDP
11 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.67%) MCP
11 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) PMO
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.00%) XenApp
3 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.67%) Docker
5 4 (6.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) Puppet
1 9 (15.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (8.33%) Nagios
2 5 (8.33%) Packer
2 5 (8.33%) Terraform
3 4 (6.67%) SCCM
3 4 (6.67%) SCOrch
4 3 (5.00%) ArcSight ESM
4 3 (5.00%) Nessus
4 3 (5.00%) Netcool
4 3 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (3.33%) FortiGate
5 2 (3.33%) QRadar
6 1 (1.67%) Nexpose
6 1 (1.67%) Nmap
Vendors
1 51 (85.00%) Cisco
2 33 (55.00%) CheckPoint
3 28 (46.67%) Juniper
4 16 (26.67%) Fortinet
4 16 (26.67%) VMware
5 13 (21.67%) HP
5 13 (21.67%) Meraki
5 13 (21.67%) SolarWinds
6 11 (18.33%) Blue Coat
7 10 (16.67%) Citrix
7 10 (16.67%) Zscaler
8 9 (15.00%) Aruba
8 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (15.00%) Palo Alto
9 5 (8.33%) ArcSight
9 5 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
9 5 (8.33%) CyberArk
9 5 (8.33%) EMC
9 5 (8.33%) Google
9 5 (8.33%) ScanSafe