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 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 80 90 59
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -31
Permanent jobs citing F5 19 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.79% 0.85% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 3.99% 1.97% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 31
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
Wales

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
476 559 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 44.74% 43.30% 44.02%
Number of salaries quoted 414 514 435
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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
Cardiff +15 12 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Newport - 7 £45,000 - 2
F5
Wales

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 South Wales region with a requirement for F5.

1 16 (59.26%) Linux
1 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco
2 15 (55.56%) LAN
2 15 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 14 (51.85%) Firewall
4 13 (48.15%) Finance
4 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (44.44%) VMware
5 12 (44.44%) Vyatta
6 11 (40.74%) SolarWinds
6 11 (40.74%) Avaya
7 10 (37.04%) CCNP
7 10 (37.04%) VoIP
7 10 (37.04%) VyOS
7 10 (37.04%) Extreme Networks
8 9 (33.33%) CCNA
8 9 (33.33%) BIG-IP
8 9 (33.33%) Brocade
9 8 (29.63%) Juniper
9 8 (29.63%) DNS
9 8 (29.63%) WAN
9 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (22.22%) High Availability
11 6 (22.22%) Advertising
11 6 (22.22%) Network Design
12 5 (18.52%) Scrum
12 5 (18.52%) VLAN
12 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Bluemix
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
1 2 (7.41%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 15 (55.56%) LAN
2 14 (51.85%) Firewall
3 10 (37.04%) VoIP
4 9 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 8 (29.63%) DNS
5 8 (29.63%) WAN
6 5 (18.52%) DHCP
6 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (18.52%) SSL
6 5 (18.52%) VLAN
7 4 (14.81%) BGP
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (14.81%) Internet
7 4 (14.81%) MPLS
7 4 (14.81%) OSPF
7 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications
7 4 (14.81%) VPN
8 3 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Advertising
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Administrator
2 4 (14.81%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Network Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (14.81%) VoIP Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Management Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Performance Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) VyOS
3 3 (11.11%) CentOS
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) High Availability
1 6 (22.22%) Network Design
2 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Scrum
3 2 (7.41%) DevOps
3 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (3.70%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Presales
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) C
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) VB
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (37.04%) CCNP
3 9 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (14.81%) CCSA
4 4 (14.81%) CCSE
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Docker
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (7.41%) Nagios
1 2 (7.41%) OpenView
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.70%) OPNET
2 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco
3 12 (44.44%) VMware
3 12 (44.44%) Vyatta
4 11 (40.74%) Avaya
4 11 (40.74%) SolarWinds
5 10 (37.04%) Extreme Networks
6 9 (33.33%) Brocade
7 8 (29.63%) Juniper
8 5 (18.52%) CA
9 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
10 2 (7.41%) AppDynamics
10 2 (7.41%) HP
10 2 (7.41%) Riverbed
10 2 (7.41%) Splunk
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