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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
South Wales / Bridgend
Rank 4 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 21.43% - 18.18%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Median salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
12 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 85.71% 62.96% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 14
Median salary £40,000 £20,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+95.12% -51.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £18,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £63,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

The demand trend of job ads across the Bridgend region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017, 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for F5.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) BladeLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) BladeLogic
1 2 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nortel
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat