The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 134 124 169
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +45
Permanent jobs citing F5 23 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.82% 0.95% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 2.33% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 3
Median salary £47,000 £52,500 £51,698
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.47% +1.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £40,000 £36,340
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,340
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1274 1202 1650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.18% 40.98% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 710 756 1080
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

F5
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

F5 Salary Trend in Scotland

F5
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Scotland

F5
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -17 12 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Edinburgh -5 9 £34,500 -31.00% 1
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £70,000 -
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for F5.

1 41 (85.42%) Cisco
2 36 (75.00%) Juniper
3 35 (72.92%) Firewall
4 25 (52.08%) Data Centre
5 18 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 18 (37.50%) Load Balancing
5 18 (37.50%) Network Security
6 17 (35.42%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 14 (29.17%) CCNP
8 14 (29.17%) Windows
8 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
9 13 (27.08%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 12 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 11 (22.92%) Network Design
11 11 (22.92%) Service Delivery
11 11 (22.92%) Linux
12 10 (20.83%) DNS
12 10 (20.83%) Ruby
13 9 (18.75%) Blue Coat
13 9 (18.75%) OSPF
13 9 (18.75%) CCNA
13 9 (18.75%) CCIE
13 9 (18.75%) Perl
13 9 (18.75%) Junos
14 8 (16.67%) REST
14 8 (16.67%) Palo Alto
15 7 (14.58%) JNCIE
15 7 (14.58%) Sourcefire

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (4.17%) Apache
1 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.08%) IaaS
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (72.92%) Firewall
2 18 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 18 (37.50%) Network Security
3 15 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 13 (27.08%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (20.83%) DNS
7 9 (18.75%) Junos
7 9 (18.75%) OSPF
8 7 (14.58%) BGP
8 7 (14.58%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (14.58%) FWSM
8 7 (14.58%) NX-OS
9 6 (12.50%) DHCP
9 6 (12.50%) IPsec
9 6 (12.50%) LAN
9 6 (12.50%) VPN
9 6 (12.50%) WAN
10 5 (10.42%) VLAN
10 5 (10.42%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (10.42%) French Language
1 5 (10.42%) German Language
1 5 (10.42%) Spanish Language
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Field Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Field Support Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Architect
6 6 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Network Architect
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Architect
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Network Architect
7 5 (10.42%) Switch Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Network Technical Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Senior Technical Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
10 2 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 2 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) REST
2 7 (14.58%) JSON
2 7 (14.58%) SOAP
2 7 (14.58%) XML
3 4 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (4.17%) ELK Stack
4 2 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (52.08%) Data Centre
2 12 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 11 (22.92%) Network Design
2 11 (22.92%) Service Delivery
3 7 (14.58%) DDoS Mitigation
3 7 (14.58%) Migration
4 6 (12.50%) Presales
5 4 (8.33%) Change Control
5 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.33%) High Availability
5 4 (8.33%) Process Management
6 3 (6.25%) Network Architecture
6 3 (6.25%) Network Management
6 3 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (4.17%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (4.17%) DevOps
7 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.17%) Open Source
7 2 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) Ruby
2 9 (18.75%) Perl
3 7 (14.58%) Python
4 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.17%) Java
4 2 (4.17%) Korn
4 2 (4.17%) Scala
5 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (29.17%) CCNP
3 9 (18.75%) CCIE
3 9 (18.75%) CCNA
4 7 (14.58%) JNCIE
5 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 5 (10.42%) CISSP
6 5 (10.42%) Degree
7 4 (8.33%) JNCIA
8 2 (4.17%) CCDA
8 2 (4.17%) CCSP
8 2 (4.17%) JNCIP
8 2 (4.17%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Puppet
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (4.17%) Ansible
3 2 (4.17%) Graphite
3 2 (4.17%) Nagios
3 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.17%) Opsview
Vendors
1 41 (85.42%) Cisco
2 36 (75.00%) Juniper
3 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
4 9 (18.75%) Blue Coat
5 8 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 7 (14.58%) Sourcefire
7 6 (12.50%) Trend Micro
8 5 (10.42%) Kaspersky
9 3 (6.25%) Nimsoft
10 2 (4.17%) CA
10 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.08%) Crossbeam
11 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.08%) TippingPoint
11 1 (2.08%) VMware
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