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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 27 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 61 81 50
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Permanent jobs citing F5 13 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.80% 0.12% 3.13%
As % of the Vendors category 4.26% 0.29% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 21
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £65,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,750 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +4.16%
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
305 348 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.24% 42.70% 51.19%
Number of salaries quoted 267 280 316
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for F5.

1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 12 (57.14%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) Juniper
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (42.86%) DNS
4 9 (42.86%) Linux
4 9 (42.86%) LAN
4 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 9 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (38.10%) WAN
5 8 (38.10%) CCNA
6 6 (28.57%) CA
6 6 (28.57%) OSPF
6 6 (28.57%) BGP
6 6 (28.57%) VMware
6 6 (28.57%) BIG-IP
6 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
7 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (23.81%) VLAN
7 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (23.81%) Internet
7 5 (23.81%) MPLS
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) SSL
7 5 (23.81%) CCNP
8 4 (19.05%) VPN
8 4 (19.05%) FTP
8 4 (19.05%) IPsec
8 4 (19.05%) CCSE

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) DNS
2 9 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 9 (42.86%) LAN
3 8 (38.10%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) BGP
4 6 (28.57%) BIG-IP
4 6 (28.57%) OSPF
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (23.81%) Internet
5 5 (23.81%) MPLS
5 5 (23.81%) SSL
5 5 (23.81%) VLAN
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (19.05%) FTP
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) VPN
7 3 (14.29%) IPv4
7 3 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Management Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Performance Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
1 4 (19.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) VyOS
3 3 (14.29%) CentOS
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (23.81%) Scrum
2 4 (19.05%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Presales
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CCNA
3 5 (23.81%) CCNP
4 4 (19.05%) CCSA
4 4 (19.05%) CCSE
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CCDA
5 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
5 1 (4.76%) MCITP
5 1 (4.76%) MCSA
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (9.52%) Nagios
1 2 (9.52%) OpenView
1 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.76%) OPNET
2 1 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) Juniper
3 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 6 (28.57%) CA
4 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) Brocade
5 4 (19.05%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (19.05%) Vyatta
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.52%) HP
7 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
8 1 (4.76%) Avaya
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