The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 66 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.45% 0.23% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.92% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
F5
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
377 207 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 49.74% 46.94% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 308 191 240
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £48,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

F5
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

F5 Salary Trend in Sheffield

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5.

1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 10 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) Juniper
2 10 (66.67%) CCIE
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 3 (20.00%) Sun
4 3 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) BMC
4 3 (20.00%) Hitachi
4 3 (20.00%) Veritas
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (20.00%) Solaris
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) NAS
4 3 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (20.00%) Control-M
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Migration

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (6.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Technical Design Authority
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
1 3 (20.00%) Solaris
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCIE
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (20.00%) Control-M
1 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
1 10 (66.67%) Juniper
1 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) BMC
2 3 (20.00%) Hitachi
2 3 (20.00%) Veritas
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) Sun
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) EMC
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