Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F5 over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

F5
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 162 182
Rank change year-on-year -21 +20 -19
Permanent jobs citing F5 21 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.55% 0.62% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 1.64% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 15
Bristol median annual salary £58,770 £45,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.16% +7.06% -32.00%
10th Percentile £26,475 £38,151 £38,350
90th Percentile £67,350 £55,750 £76,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,250 £49,000
% change year-on-year -0.55% -7.65% -4.39%

F5 is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bristol.

All Vendors
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1536 1219 1457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 40.13% 37.85% 38.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1041 1265
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £71,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing F5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Bristol

F5
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for F5 in Bristol

F5
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for F5.

1 17 (80.95%) CheckPoint
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco
3 13 (61.90%) Blue Coat
4 12 (57.14%) Windows
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 9 (42.86%) Juniper
6 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
7 7 (33.33%) Firewall
7 7 (33.33%) Network Security
7 7 (33.33%) VPN
8 5 (23.81%) DNS
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
9 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (19.05%) IronPort
9 4 (19.05%) Network Management
9 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (19.05%) FabricPath
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
9 4 (19.05%) IP Telephony
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (19.05%) IBM
9 4 (19.05%) LAN
9 4 (19.05%) WAN
9 4 (19.05%) MPLS
9 4 (19.05%) CCNP

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (14.29%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) Network Security
2 7 (33.33%) VPN
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco IPT
4 4 (19.05%) FabricPath
4 4 (19.05%) IP Telephony
4 4 (19.05%) LAN
4 4 (19.05%) MPLS
4 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (14.29%) Wireless
6 2 (9.52%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) French Language
2 2 (9.52%) German Language
2 2 (9.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Network Support
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Network Services Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Field Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Graduate
4 2 (9.52%) Graduate Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Network Field Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
1 4 (19.05%) Network Management
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (14.29%) Change Management
2 3 (14.29%) Coaching
2 3 (14.29%) Information Security
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (9.52%) High Availability
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCNP
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCIE
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (14.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) CheckPoint
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco
3 13 (61.90%) Blue Coat
4 9 (42.86%) Juniper
5 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
6 4 (19.05%) HP
6 4 (19.05%) IBM
6 4 (19.05%) IronPort
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) Kaspersky
8 2 (9.52%) Trend Micro
9 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
9 1 (4.76%) Riverbed