The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wales region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 70 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 30 35 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.40% 2.77% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.85% 6.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 0
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
618 563 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.40% 44.58% 50.54%
Number of salaries quoted 509 520 479
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
UK

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

F5
Salary Trend in Wales

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

F5 Salary Trend in Wales

F5
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Wales

F5
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +1 28 £45,000 -5.26% 2
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5.

1 65 (100.00%) Cisco
2 60 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
3 59 (90.77%) CCNP
3 59 (90.77%) Security Cleared
4 57 (87.69%) SC Cleared
5 50 (76.92%) Juniper
6 42 (64.62%) Firewall
7 27 (41.54%) ITIL
8 20 (30.77%) Network Design
8 20 (30.77%) Lync
9 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
10 18 (27.69%) Wireless
11 15 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (21.54%) Network Security
12 14 (21.54%) Legal
12 14 (21.54%) CheckPoint
12 14 (21.54%) HP
13 13 (20.00%) SAN
13 13 (20.00%) VoIP
13 13 (20.00%) Telecoms
13 13 (20.00%) ProCurve
13 13 (20.00%) Blue Coat
13 13 (20.00%) Aruba
14 12 (18.46%) Fortinet
15 11 (16.92%) CCDA
16 10 (15.38%) CCIE
17 9 (13.85%) CCDP
17 9 (13.85%) VPN
17 9 (13.85%) OSPF
17 9 (13.85%) BGP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (30.77%) Lync
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (64.62%) Firewall
2 18 (27.69%) Wireless
3 15 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (21.54%) Network Security
5 13 (20.00%) SAN
5 13 (20.00%) VoIP
6 9 (13.85%) OSPF
6 9 (13.85%) BGP
6 9 (13.85%) EIGRP
6 9 (13.85%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (13.85%) VPN
6 9 (13.85%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (12.31%) Internet
7 8 (12.31%) WAN
7 8 (12.31%) LAN
8 7 (10.77%) PBX
8 7 (10.77%) ADSL
8 7 (10.77%) Broadband
8 7 (10.77%) ISDN
8 7 (10.77%) Ethernet
General
1 14 (21.54%) Legal
2 13 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.69%) Advertising
4 3 (4.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (67.69%) Network Engineer
2 12 (18.46%) Architect
2 12 (18.46%) Network Architect
3 6 (9.23%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Security Engineer
4 3 (4.62%) Senior Architect
4 3 (4.62%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (4.62%) Consultant
4 3 (4.62%) Network Specialist
5 2 (3.08%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (3.08%) Design Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) Network Consultant
5 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) Network Design Consultant
6 1 (1.54%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) Senior Network Design Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) Firewall Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Statistics
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) ITIL
2 20 (30.77%) Network Design
3 9 (13.85%) Network Architecture
4 8 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (10.77%) Change Management
5 7 (10.77%) Network Management
6 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.08%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.54%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.54%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 60 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (90.77%) CCNP
2 59 (90.77%) Security Cleared
3 57 (87.69%) SC Cleared
4 11 (16.92%) CCDA
5 10 (15.38%) CCIE
6 9 (13.85%) CCDP
7 6 (9.23%) CISSP
7 6 (9.23%) CCNA
7 6 (9.23%) CCSA
7 6 (9.23%) JNCIA
7 6 (9.23%) JNCIE
8 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.54%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) OpenView
1 8 (12.31%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (10.77%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.54%) Netcool
3 1 (1.54%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) Cisco
2 50 (76.92%) Juniper
3 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
4 14 (21.54%) CheckPoint
4 14 (21.54%) HP
5 13 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 13 (20.00%) ProCurve
5 13 (20.00%) Aruba
6 12 (18.46%) Fortinet
7 8 (12.31%) Riverbed
8 7 (10.77%) SonicWALL
8 7 (10.77%) Avaya
8 7 (10.77%) Nortel
8 7 (10.77%) 3Com
8 7 (10.77%) Remedy
8 7 (10.77%) BMC
8 7 (10.77%) Nokia
8 7 (10.77%) Siemens
9 6 (9.23%) McAfee
10 3 (4.62%) VMware
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Esum
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Car/Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago