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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
UK / Wales
Rank 79 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing F5 16 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.45% 1.04% 1.63%
As % of the Vendors category 3.16% 2.57% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 20
Median salary £43,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £54,000 £63,550
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
507 505 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.92% 40.46% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 424 443 526
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 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +18 16 £43,750 -12.50%
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 31 (79.49%) CheckPoint
2 27 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (66.67%) LAN
3 26 (66.67%) Cisco
4 24 (61.54%) CCNP
4 24 (61.54%) Firewall
4 24 (61.54%) Finance
5 23 (58.97%) Avaya
6 18 (46.15%) Linux
7 17 (43.59%) VMware
8 16 (41.03%) WAN
8 16 (41.03%) DNS
9 15 (38.46%) MPLS
10 14 (35.90%) Telecoms
10 14 (35.90%) VPN
10 14 (35.90%) DHCP
10 14 (35.90%) Vyatta
11 13 (33.33%) CCNA
11 13 (33.33%) OSPF
11 13 (33.33%) BGP
11 13 (33.33%) BIG-IP
11 13 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (30.77%) SolarWinds
12 12 (30.77%) VoIP
12 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (28.21%) Extreme Networks
13 11 (28.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 11 (28.21%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (28.21%) Internet

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 (12.82%) Apache
1 5 (12.82%) JBoss
2 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.26%) Bluemix
1 4 (10.26%) IaaS
1 4 (10.26%) IBM Cloud
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (66.67%) LAN
2 24 (61.54%) Firewall
3 16 (41.03%) DNS
3 16 (41.03%) WAN
4 15 (38.46%) MPLS
5 14 (35.90%) DHCP
5 14 (35.90%) VPN
6 13 (33.33%) BGP
6 13 (33.33%) BIG-IP
6 13 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (33.33%) OSPF
7 12 (30.77%) VoIP
8 11 (28.21%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (28.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 11 (28.21%) Internet
8 11 (28.21%) Unified Communications
9 6 (15.38%) Ethernet
10 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
11 3 (7.69%) SSL
11 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 14 (35.90%) Telecoms
3 10 (25.64%) Banking
4 8 (20.51%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Architect
2 11 (28.21%) Network Architect
3 10 (25.64%) Cisco Architect
3 10 (25.64%) Cisco Network Architect
4 5 (12.82%) VoIP Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Telecoms Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Performance Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Apache Flex
1 2 (5.13%) CGI
2 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Fintech
3 2 (5.13%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) VyOS
3 7 (17.95%) Windows
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Unix
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Network Design
2 8 (20.51%) High Availability
3 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.69%) Change Control
4 3 (7.69%) Change Management
4 3 (7.69%) DevOps
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL
4 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.13%) Network Management
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.56%) Scrum
6 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Validation
6 1 (2.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) R
2 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (61.54%) CCNP
3 13 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.13%) CCSA
6 2 (5.13%) CCSE
7 1 (2.56%) CCDA
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) Docker
3 2 (5.13%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (7.69%) Ansible
2 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
3 2 (5.13%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) CheckPoint
2 26 (66.67%) Cisco
3 23 (58.97%) Avaya
4 17 (43.59%) VMware
5 14 (35.90%) Vyatta
6 12 (30.77%) SolarWinds
7 11 (28.21%) Extreme Networks
8 10 (25.64%) Brocade
8 10 (25.64%) Juniper
9 7 (17.95%) Blue Coat
10 6 (15.38%) AppDynamics
10 6 (15.38%) Intel Security
11 5 (12.82%) Fortinet
12 4 (10.26%) Citrix
12 4 (10.26%) Palo Alto
12 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
12 4 (10.26%) Splunk
13 3 (7.69%) IBM
13 3 (7.69%) Intel
14 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
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