Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 24 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 82 107
Rank change year-on-year +14 +25 -35
Permanent jobs citing F5 10 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.22% 2.32% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 2.96% 5.48% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 10
Cardiff median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £35,875
90th Percentile £48,750 £68,750 £65,250
South Wales median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -16.67%

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 Cardiff.

All Vendors
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 338 584 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 41.37% 42.29% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 303 516 578
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.11% +8.96%
10th Percentile £24,800 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £51,250
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +2.94%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Cardiff

F5
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for F5 in Cardiff

F5
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Cardiff over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for F5.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (50.00%) PaaS
3 5 (50.00%) Puppet
3 5 (50.00%) Splunk
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) IaaS
3 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (50.00%) Vyatta
3 5 (50.00%) Ansible
3 5 (50.00%) Docker
3 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (50.00%) AppDynamics
3 5 (50.00%) Bluemix
3 5 (50.00%) Fintech
3 5 (50.00%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Bluemix
1 5 (50.00%) IaaS
1 5 (50.00%) IBM Cloud
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
1 5 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (20.00%) IGRP
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) OSPF
3 2 (20.00%) SNMP
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Support
4 2 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Fintech
2 2 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCDP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Ansible
1 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) AppDynamics
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
2 5 (50.00%) Splunk
2 5 (50.00%) Vyatta
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) VMware