The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 60 67 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing F5 17 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.39% 0.88% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 6.85% 1.89% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 2
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,750 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Cardiff region.

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
248 317 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.93% 46.76% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 216 263 145
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

F5
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

F5 Salary Trend in Cardiff

F5
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 23 (92.00%) Cisco
2 22 (88.00%) LAN
2 22 (88.00%) Firewall
3 21 (84.00%) WAN
3 21 (84.00%) Juniper
4 19 (76.00%) CheckPoint
5 18 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (52.00%) CCNA
6 13 (52.00%) Data Centre
7 12 (48.00%) VPN
7 12 (48.00%) IPsec
7 12 (48.00%) BGP
8 11 (44.00%) MPLS
8 11 (44.00%) VMware
8 11 (44.00%) DNS
8 11 (44.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 11 (44.00%) DDoS Mitigation
8 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (44.00%) SolarWinds
9 10 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (40.00%) Brocade
9 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
9 10 (40.00%) Vyatta
9 10 (40.00%) VyOS
9 10 (40.00%) FTP
9 10 (40.00%) Linux
9 10 (40.00%) Internet
9 10 (40.00%) CA
9 10 (40.00%) CCSA
9 10 (40.00%) CCSE

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) Firewall
1 22 (88.00%) LAN
2 21 (84.00%) WAN
3 12 (48.00%) BGP
3 12 (48.00%) IPsec
3 12 (48.00%) VPN
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (44.00%) DNS
4 11 (44.00%) MPLS
5 10 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (40.00%) FTP
5 10 (40.00%) Internet
5 10 (40.00%) OSPF
6 9 (36.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (32.00%) IPv4
8 7 (28.00%) IPv6
9 2 (8.00%) HSRP
9 2 (8.00%) Junos
9 2 (8.00%) VPLS
9 2 (8.00%) VRRP
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Network Support
3 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Performance Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (44.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (36.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
1 10 (40.00%) VyOS
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (28.00%) High Availability
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Business Development
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (4.00%) Line Management
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design
6 1 (4.00%) Operations Management
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Presales
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) Perl
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) Python
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (52.00%) CCNA
3 10 (40.00%) CCSA
3 10 (40.00%) CCSE
4 8 (32.00%) CCNP
5 3 (12.00%) JNCIA
6 2 (8.00%) AWS Certification
6 2 (8.00%) CCDA
6 2 (8.00%) Degree
7 1 (4.00%) JNCIS
7 1 (4.00%) MCITP
7 1 (4.00%) MCSA
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) OpenView
1 1 (4.00%) OPNET
1 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Cisco
2 21 (84.00%) Juniper
3 19 (76.00%) CheckPoint
4 11 (44.00%) SolarWinds
4 11 (44.00%) VMware
5 10 (40.00%) Brocade
5 10 (40.00%) CA
5 10 (40.00%) Vyatta
6 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.00%) Radware
6 2 (8.00%) TippingPoint
7 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.00%) BMC
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix
7 1 (4.00%) Compuware
7 1 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) Ipanema Technologies
7 1 (4.00%) NetQoS
7 1 (4.00%) NetScout
7 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago