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 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 Wales / Cardiff
Rank 59 58 64
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6  
Permanent jobs citing F5 7 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.26% 2.30% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 2.92% 6.40% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 7
Median salary £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.10% +8.82%  
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 Cardiff.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 240 250 308
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 43.32% 35.87% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 223 201 252
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £26,855
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

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 Cardiff region with a requirement for F5.

1 19 (79.17%) Cisco
2 18 (75.00%) DNS
3 17 (70.83%) LAN
4 16 (66.67%) WAN
4 16 (66.67%) CheckPoint
5 15 (62.50%) MPLS
6 14 (58.33%) Firewall
7 13 (54.17%) OSPF
7 13 (54.17%) BGP
7 13 (54.17%) Internet
7 13 (54.17%) VPN
7 13 (54.17%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (54.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (45.83%) DHCP
9 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (37.50%) Avaya
9 9 (37.50%) Juniper
9 9 (37.50%) Finance
9 9 (37.50%) BIG-IP
10 8 (33.33%) CCNP
10 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (29.17%) VMware
11 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
11 7 (29.17%) Unified Communications
12 6 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
12 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
12 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (25.00%) Banking
12 6 (25.00%) IPsec

F5
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) Apache
1 5 (20.83%) JBoss
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Bluemix
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
1 2 (8.33%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) DNS
2 17 (70.83%) LAN
3 16 (66.67%) WAN
4 15 (62.50%) MPLS
5 14 (58.33%) Firewall
6 13 (54.17%) BGP
6 13 (54.17%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (54.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (54.17%) Internet
6 13 (54.17%) OSPF
6 13 (54.17%) VPN
7 11 (45.83%) DHCP
8 9 (37.50%) BIG-IP
9 7 (29.17%) Unified Communications
10 6 (25.00%) FTP
10 6 (25.00%) IPsec
10 6 (25.00%) IPv4
10 6 (25.00%) IPv6
11 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
12 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
2 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Network Architect
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco Network Architect
4 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Flex
2 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Native
3 1 (4.17%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) CentOS
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
2 6 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Open Source
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) Perl
1 1 (4.17%) Python
1 1 (4.17%) R
1 1 (4.17%) Ruby
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) CCDA
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Docker
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 9 (37.50%) Avaya
3 9 (37.50%) Juniper
4 7 (29.17%) VMware
5 5 (20.83%) Blue Coat
6 4 (16.67%) AppDynamics
6 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 3 (12.50%) IBM
7 3 (12.50%) Intel
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.33%) Intel Security
8 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
8 2 (8.33%) Splunk
8 2 (8.33%) Vyatta
9 1 (4.17%) Citrix
9 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
9 1 (4.17%) Oracle
9 1 (4.17%) Radware
9 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
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