The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 13 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing F5 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 6.45% 14.29% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 11.11% 34.62% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Average salary £30,000 £57,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
F5
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 58.06% 41.27% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 31
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £40,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

F5
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

F5 Salary Trend in Bridgend

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) Wireless
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Juniper
4 6 (60.00%) Network Design
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (50.00%) SonicWALL
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (50.00%) OSPF
5 5 (50.00%) BGP
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) RIP
6 4 (40.00%) VPN
6 4 (40.00%) PBX
6 4 (40.00%) WLAN
6 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (40.00%) PPP
6 4 (40.00%) ADSL
6 4 (40.00%) Broadband
6 4 (40.00%) ISDN
6 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (40.00%) Remedy
6 4 (40.00%) Internet
6 4 (40.00%) Avaya
6 4 (40.00%) BMC

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 4 (40.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Wireless
3 5 (50.00%) RIP
3 5 (50.00%) OSPF
3 5 (50.00%) BGP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) FDDI
4 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (40.00%) ADSL
4 4 (40.00%) Broadband
4 4 (40.00%) ISDN
4 4 (40.00%) PBX
4 4 (40.00%) WLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Network Design
2 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) CCSE
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) OpenView
1 4 (40.00%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (40.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 4 (40.00%) 3Com
4 4 (40.00%) Remedy
4 4 (40.00%) Nortel
4 4 (40.00%) Avaya
4 4 (40.00%) BMC
4 4 (40.00%) Nokia
4 4 (40.00%) Siemens
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) Websense
5 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (10.00%) Aruba
5 1 (10.00%) Lumension
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 24 days ago