The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 83 99 106
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs citing F5 16 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.33% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 3.27% 1.09% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 1
Median salary £34,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.62%
F5
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
490 549 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.80% 37.60% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 258 376 389
Median salary £41,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

F5
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

F5 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

F5
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for F5.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) CheckPoint
2 16 (94.12%) Blue Coat
3 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 15 (88.24%) Juniper
4 10 (58.82%) Trend Micro
4 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
4 10 (58.82%) Presales
5 9 (52.94%) WebEx
5 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
5 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
5 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
5 9 (52.94%) Kaspersky
5 9 (52.94%) French Language
5 9 (52.94%) German Language
5 9 (52.94%) Spanish Language
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
8 1 (5.88%) SaaS
8 1 (5.88%) High Availability
8 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.88%) Crossbeam
8 1 (5.88%) Network Security
8 1 (5.88%) Firewall
8 1 (5.88%) Finance
8 1 (5.88%) CCIE
8 1 (5.88%) CCNP
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 9 (52.94%) WebEx
3 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
General
1 9 (52.94%) French Language
1 9 (52.94%) German Language
1 9 (52.94%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Field Engineer
1 14 (82.35%) Field Support Engineer
1 14 (82.35%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Junior
3 1 (5.88%) Junior Field Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Security Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Security Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Presales
2 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Blue Coat
1 16 (94.12%) CheckPoint
2 15 (88.24%) Juniper
3 10 (58.82%) Trend Micro
4 9 (52.94%) Kaspersky
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco
6 1 (5.88%) Crossbeam