The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 116 129 111
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing F5 10 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.65% 0.57% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 1.75% 1.34% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 18
Median salary £54,500 £42,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.99% -32.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £40,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £75,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
570 822 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.33% 42.77% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 472 722 677
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,550 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

F5
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

F5 Salary Trend in Bristol

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for F5.

1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 18 (85.71%) Cisco
3 17 (80.95%) Data Centre
4 16 (76.19%) VPN
5 15 (71.43%) CheckPoint
6 13 (61.90%) Wireless
6 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (57.14%) IronPort
7 12 (57.14%) FWSM
8 10 (47.62%) Network Security
8 10 (47.62%) MPLS
9 9 (42.86%) CA
9 9 (42.86%) Network Management
10 8 (38.10%) Unified Communications
10 8 (38.10%) SolarWinds
10 8 (38.10%) Cisco IPT
10 8 (38.10%) IP Telephony
10 8 (38.10%) Nokia
10 8 (38.10%) IBM
10 8 (38.10%) HP
10 8 (38.10%) Cisco Prime
10 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (38.10%) Network Design
11 7 (33.33%) CCNP
12 6 (28.57%) LAN
12 6 (28.57%) WAN
12 6 (28.57%) ITIL
12 6 (28.57%) High Availability
13 5 (23.81%) NetScout

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 16 (76.19%) VPN
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (61.90%) Wireless
4 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (57.14%) FWSM
5 10 (47.62%) MPLS
5 10 (47.62%) Network Security
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco IPT
6 8 (38.10%) IP Telephony
6 8 (38.10%) Unified Communications
7 6 (28.57%) LAN
7 6 (28.57%) WAN
8 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
9 1 (4.76%) IPsec
9 1 (4.76%) NetScreen
9 1 (4.76%) SMTP
9 1 (4.76%) VRRP
9 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Design Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Network Management
2 8 (38.10%) Network Design
3 6 (28.57%) High Availability
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 2 (9.52%) B2B
7 2 (9.52%) Open Source
8 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.76%) ITSM
8 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.76%) Project Management
8 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) CCSA
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 12 (57.14%) IronPort
4 9 (42.86%) CA
5 8 (38.10%) HP
5 8 (38.10%) IBM
5 8 (38.10%) Nokia
5 8 (38.10%) SolarWinds
6 5 (23.81%) Juniper
6 5 (23.81%) NetScout
7 3 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.76%) SAP
8 1 (4.76%) VMware
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