The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
Wales / South Wales
Rank 71 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing F5 10 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.24% 1.65% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 2.69% 4.11% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 9
Median salary £43,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
372 487 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 46.27% 40.15% 49.92%
Number of salaries quoted 317 430 499
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,350 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

F5
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

F5 Salary Trend in South Wales

F5
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

F5 Salary Histogram in South Wales

F5
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +6 7 £42,500 - 1
Bridgend - 3 £45,000 -
F5
Wales

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for F5.

1 27 (75.00%) Cisco
1 27 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 23 (63.89%) Firewall
2 23 (63.89%) LAN
3 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (50.00%) CCNP
4 18 (50.00%) DNS
5 17 (47.22%) WAN
5 17 (47.22%) MPLS
5 17 (47.22%) Finance
6 16 (44.44%) Avaya
7 15 (41.67%) VPN
7 15 (41.67%) OSPF
7 15 (41.67%) BGP
7 15 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (36.11%) VMware
8 13 (36.11%) Internet
8 13 (36.11%) DHCP
8 13 (36.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (33.33%) Linux
9 12 (33.33%) Juniper
9 12 (33.33%) Telecoms
10 11 (30.56%) BIG-IP
11 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (25.00%) Unified Communications
13 8 (22.22%) CCNA
13 8 (22.22%) Windows
13 8 (22.22%) Banking
13 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (22.22%) Vyatta

F5
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (13.89%) Apache
1 5 (13.89%) JBoss
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.33%) Bluemix
1 3 (8.33%) IaaS
1 3 (8.33%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (63.89%) Firewall
1 23 (63.89%) LAN
2 18 (50.00%) DNS
3 17 (47.22%) MPLS
3 17 (47.22%) WAN
4 15 (41.67%) BGP
4 15 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (41.67%) OSPF
4 15 (41.67%) VPN
5 13 (36.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (36.11%) DHCP
5 13 (36.11%) Internet
6 11 (30.56%) BIG-IP
7 9 (25.00%) Unified Communications
8 7 (19.44%) VoIP
9 6 (16.67%) Ethernet
9 6 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (11.11%) FTP
10 4 (11.11%) IPv4
10 4 (11.11%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (22.22%) Banking
4 4 (11.11%) Advertising
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Architect
2 9 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco Network Architect
4 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Apache Flex
1 2 (5.56%) CGI
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.78%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) VyOS
4 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.78%) CentOS
6 1 (2.78%) Unix
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
2 5 (13.89%) Network Design
3 4 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
3 4 (11.11%) High Availability
3 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.33%) Change Control
4 3 (8.33%) Change Management
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL
4 3 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.56%) Network Management
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Statistics
5 2 (5.56%) Validation
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.78%) Presales
6 1 (2.78%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) C
2 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.78%) Perl
2 1 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) R
2 1 (2.78%) Ruby
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (50.00%) CCNP
3 8 (22.22%) CCNA
4 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) CCDA
6 1 (2.78%) CCSA
6 1 (2.78%) CCSE
6 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) MCITP
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) Docker
3 2 (5.56%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (5.56%) Ansible
2 2 (5.56%) BladeLogic
2 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 27 (75.00%) Cisco
2 16 (44.44%) Avaya
3 13 (36.11%) VMware
4 12 (33.33%) Juniper
5 8 (22.22%) Vyatta
6 7 (19.44%) Blue Coat
6 7 (19.44%) SolarWinds
7 6 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
7 6 (16.67%) Intel Security
8 5 (13.89%) AppDynamics
8 5 (13.89%) Brocade
8 5 (13.89%) Fortinet
9 4 (11.11%) Citrix
9 4 (11.11%) Palo Alto
9 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
10 3 (8.33%) IBM
10 3 (8.33%) Intel
10 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.33%) Splunk
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