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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 50 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs citing F5 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.01% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 2.56% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £51,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
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
195 345 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.24% 47.85% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 165 303 285
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for F5.

1 17 (77.27%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (77.27%) CloudStack
1 17 (77.27%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (63.64%) Salt
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (59.09%) FortiGate
4 11 (50.00%) Opsview
4 11 (50.00%) Graphite
4 11 (50.00%) Cacti
4 11 (50.00%) Nagios
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) Informix
5 10 (45.45%) Python
5 10 (45.45%) Perl
5 10 (45.45%) MySQL
5 10 (45.45%) Oracle
5 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 10 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (45.45%) Ruby
5 10 (45.45%) Grafana
5 10 (45.45%) Bash Shell
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (36.36%) CCNP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 17 (77.27%) CloudStack
2 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 17 (77.27%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Network Security
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (18.18%) Firewall
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (13.64%) SAN
4 3 (13.64%) Wireless
5 2 (9.09%) Internet
5 2 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Informix
1 10 (45.45%) MySQL
1 10 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Big Data
2 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
1 4 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) AWS Engineer
2 14 (63.64%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (45.45%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (45.45%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 10 (45.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Network Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (18.18%) Public Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) iPad
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
1 14 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (18.18%) High Availability
1 4 (18.18%) Information Security
1 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
2 3 (13.64%) DevOps
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Bash Shell
1 10 (45.45%) Perl
1 10 (45.45%) Python
1 10 (45.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CCNP
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCSP
3 4 (18.18%) CCDE
3 4 (18.18%) CCIE
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (9.09%) CCSA
4 2 (9.09%) CCSE
4 2 (9.09%) CEH
4 2 (9.09%) CISA
4 2 (9.09%) CISM
4 2 (9.09%) CISSP
4 2 (9.09%) GCIA
4 2 (9.09%) GCIH
5 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (77.27%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (63.64%) Salt
3 13 (59.09%) FortiGate
4 11 (50.00%) Cacti
4 11 (50.00%) Graphite
4 11 (50.00%) Nagios
4 11 (50.00%) Opsview
5 10 (45.45%) Grafana
6 4 (18.18%) Ansible
6 4 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Red Hat
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) Symantec
5 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.64%) Dell
5 3 (13.64%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds