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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 85 97 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Permanent jobs citing F5 21 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.62% 0.77% 2.46%
As % of the Vendors category 3.60% 1.85% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 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 £42,500 £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
UK

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
584 596 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.03% 41.97% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 461 532 485
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,150 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 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 30 September 2016.

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 30 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
South Wales +18 21 £45,000 +20.00% 3
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wales region with a requirement for F5.

1 20 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 19 (59.38%) Cisco
3 18 (56.25%) Linux
3 18 (56.25%) LAN
4 17 (53.13%) Firewall
4 17 (53.13%) Finance
4 17 (53.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (46.88%) Vyatta
7 14 (43.75%) Avaya
7 14 (43.75%) VMware
8 12 (37.50%) CCNP
8 12 (37.50%) VoIP
8 12 (37.50%) Extreme Networks
8 12 (37.50%) SolarWinds
9 11 (34.38%) VyOS
9 11 (34.38%) CCNA
9 11 (34.38%) Brocade
10 10 (31.25%) BIG-IP
10 10 (31.25%) Juniper
10 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (28.13%) DNS
11 9 (28.13%) WAN
12 8 (25.00%) Network Design
12 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (21.88%) High Availability
13 7 (21.88%) Advertising
14 6 (18.75%) DHCP
14 6 (18.75%) VPN
15 5 (15.63%) SSL

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 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.50%) Bluemix
1 4 (12.50%) IaaS
1 4 (12.50%) IBM Cloud
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) LAN
2 17 (53.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 17 (53.13%) Firewall
3 12 (37.50%) VoIP
4 10 (31.25%) BIG-IP
5 9 (28.13%) DNS
5 9 (28.13%) WAN
6 6 (18.75%) DHCP
6 6 (18.75%) VPN
7 5 (15.63%) BGP
7 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (15.63%) Internet
7 5 (15.63%) MPLS
7 5 (15.63%) OSPF
7 5 (15.63%) SSL
7 5 (15.63%) Unified Communications
7 5 (15.63%) VLAN
7 5 (15.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Advertising
3 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco Network Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Network Architect
2 5 (15.63%) VoIP Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Management Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Performance Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
2 3 (9.38%) Fintech
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) VyOS
3 3 (9.38%) CentOS
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Network Design
2 7 (21.88%) High Availability
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (3.13%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) Open Source
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.13%) Presales
6 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.13%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) C
2 2 (6.25%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) Perl
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (37.50%) CCNP
3 11 (34.38%) CCNA
4 4 (12.50%) CCSA
4 4 (12.50%) CCSE
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Docker
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Ansible
1 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (6.25%) Nagios
2 2 (6.25%) OpenView
2 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.13%) OPNET
3 1 (3.13%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 19 (59.38%) Cisco
3 15 (46.88%) Vyatta
4 14 (43.75%) Avaya
4 14 (43.75%) VMware
5 12 (37.50%) Extreme Networks
5 12 (37.50%) SolarWinds
6 11 (34.38%) Brocade
7 10 (31.25%) Juniper
8 5 (15.63%) CA
9 4 (12.50%) AppDynamics
9 4 (12.50%) Splunk
10 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
11 2 (6.25%) HP
11 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
12 1 (3.13%) Citrix
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