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 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
South West / Bristol
Rank 127 133 116
Rank change year-on-year +6 -17  
Permanent jobs citing F5 3 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.17% 0.11% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.29% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 13
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -30.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

F5 is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 667 697 715
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 36.81% 37.63% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 557 613 599
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing F5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 in Bristol

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (41.67%) Network Design
3 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (41.67%) CCNA
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) VPN
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (33.33%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) Network Management
4 4 (33.33%) High Availability
5 3 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (25.00%) IronPort
5 3 (25.00%) FWSM
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (25.00%) MPLS
5 3 (25.00%) CA
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) B2B
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft

F5
Top Related 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 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) FWSM
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 2 (16.67%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) Skype
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Debian
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
1 5 (41.67%) Network Design
2 4 (33.33%) High Availability
2 4 (33.33%) Network Management
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) B2B
3 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCSA
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) NFS
1 1 (8.33%) Samba
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (25.00%) CA
3 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) IronPort
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) NetScout
4 2 (16.67%) Nokia
4 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) Sun
5 1 (8.33%) Veritas
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
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