The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the 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
UK / Wales
Rank 79 84 93
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing F5 15 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.44% 1.46% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 2.92% 3.70% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 10
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +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 Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
514 541 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.42% 39.49% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 390 474 544
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £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 Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

F5 Salary Histogram in Wales

F5
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the 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
South Wales +8 10 £43,750 -12.50% 1
West Wales - 5 £40,210 -
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Wales region with a requirement for F5.

1 32 (78.05%) Cisco
1 32 (78.05%) CheckPoint
2 28 (68.29%) Firewall
3 25 (60.98%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (56.10%) CCNP
4 23 (56.10%) LAN
5 22 (53.66%) WAN
6 21 (51.22%) Avaya
7 18 (43.90%) DNS
8 17 (41.46%) Juniper
8 17 (41.46%) MPLS
8 17 (41.46%) Finance
9 15 (36.59%) OSPF
9 15 (36.59%) BGP
9 15 (36.59%) VPN
9 15 (36.59%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (31.71%) VMware
10 13 (31.71%) DHCP
10 13 (31.71%) Internet
10 13 (31.71%) CCNA
10 13 (31.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (29.27%) Linux
11 12 (29.27%) Telecoms
11 12 (29.27%) Load Balancing
12 11 (26.83%) BIG-IP
12 11 (26.83%) Intel Security
12 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (21.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 9 (21.95%) Unified Communications

F5
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (12.20%) Apache
1 5 (12.20%) JBoss
2 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) Bluemix
1 3 (7.32%) IaaS
1 3 (7.32%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (68.29%) Firewall
2 23 (56.10%) LAN
3 22 (53.66%) WAN
4 18 (43.90%) DNS
5 17 (41.46%) MPLS
6 15 (36.59%) BGP
6 15 (36.59%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (36.59%) OSPF
6 15 (36.59%) VPN
7 13 (31.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (31.71%) DHCP
7 13 (31.71%) Internet
8 11 (26.83%) BIG-IP
8 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 9 (21.95%) Unified Communications
10 7 (17.07%) VoIP
11 6 (14.63%) Ethernet
12 5 (12.20%) Junos
13 4 (9.76%) FTP
13 4 (9.76%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 12 (29.27%) Telecoms
3 8 (19.51%) Banking
4 4 (9.76%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Architect
2 9 (21.95%) Network Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Cisco Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Cisco Network Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Apache Flex
1 2 (4.88%) CGI
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (21.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) Fintech
5 1 (2.44%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Windows
3 5 (12.20%) VyOS
4 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.44%) CentOS
6 1 (2.44%) Unix
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Load Balancing
2 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
3 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (14.63%) Open Source
4 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.20%) Migration
4 5 (12.20%) Network Design
5 4 (9.76%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (9.76%) High Availability
5 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.32%) Change Control
6 3 (7.32%) Change Management
6 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 3 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.88%) Network Management
7 2 (4.88%) Statistics
7 2 (4.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) C
2 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.44%) Perl
2 1 (2.44%) Python
2 1 (2.44%) R
2 1 (2.44%) Ruby
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (56.10%) CCNP
3 13 (31.71%) CCNA
4 6 (14.63%) CCSA
5 5 (12.20%) JNCIA
5 5 (12.20%) JNCIS
6 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.44%) CCDA
8 1 (2.44%) CCSE
8 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.44%) MCITP
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Docker
3 2 (4.88%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Zenoss
2 4 (9.76%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (4.88%) Ansible
3 2 (4.88%) BladeLogic
3 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (78.05%) CheckPoint
1 32 (78.05%) Cisco
2 21 (51.22%) Avaya
3 17 (41.46%) Juniper
4 13 (31.71%) VMware
5 11 (26.83%) Intel Security
6 8 (19.51%) Vyatta
7 7 (17.07%) Blue Coat
7 7 (17.07%) Nortel
7 7 (17.07%) SolarWinds
8 6 (14.63%) Extreme Networks
9 5 (12.20%) AppDynamics
9 5 (12.20%) Brocade
9 5 (12.20%) CA
9 5 (12.20%) Clearswift
9 5 (12.20%) Fortinet
9 5 (12.20%) LogRhythm
9 5 (12.20%) ServiceNow
10 4 (9.76%) Citrix
10 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
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