Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 20 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 104 146
Rank change year-on-year -4 +42 +7
Permanent jobs citing F5 39 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.44% 1.49% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 3.71% 3.56% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 14
Edinburgh median annual salary £56,250 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -18.18% +18.92%
10th Percentile £38,500 £26,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +15.79%

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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1052 954 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 38.88% 41.73% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 617 604 761
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,295 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Edinburgh

F5
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for F5 in Edinburgh

F5
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for F5.

1 23 (58.97%) Cisco
1 23 (58.97%) CheckPoint
2 18 (46.15%) Finance
3 17 (43.59%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (38.46%) CCNP
4 15 (38.46%) BGP
4 15 (38.46%) Fortinet
5 14 (35.90%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (35.90%) Blue Coat
6 13 (33.33%) Network Security
6 13 (33.33%) VMware
7 12 (30.77%) OSPF
8 11 (28.21%) Firewall
9 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
10 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
10 9 (23.08%) Nagios
10 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 9 (23.08%) Windows
11 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
11 8 (20.51%) SAN
11 8 (20.51%) Splunk
12 7 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
12 7 (17.95%) Linux
12 7 (17.95%) Time Management
12 7 (17.95%) Network Design
12 7 (17.95%) BIG-IP
13 6 (15.38%) SCCM
13 6 (15.38%) VMware ESXi

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.82%) IIS
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
3 3 (7.69%) JBoss
3 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.13%) SaaS
4 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) BGP
2 14 (35.90%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (33.33%) Network Security
4 12 (30.77%) OSPF
5 11 (28.21%) Firewall
6 8 (20.51%) SAN
7 7 (17.95%) BIG-IP
7 7 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (12.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (12.82%) LAN
9 3 (7.69%) EIGRP
9 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
9 3 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 3 (7.69%) VoIP
10 2 (5.13%) Internet
10 2 (5.13%) NX-OS
10 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications
10 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.13%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.69%) Maven
1 3 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (5.13%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.56%) GCC
3 1 (2.56%) MSI
3 1 (2.56%) NuGet
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Retail Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Back Office
3 3 (7.69%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Design Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Design Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (10.26%) Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Network Security Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Network Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Security Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Security Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.69%) Unix
5 2 (5.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
2 7 (17.95%) Network Design
2 7 (17.95%) Time Management
3 5 (12.82%) BCP
3 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.26%) DevOps
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 3 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
5 3 (7.69%) Information Security
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.13%) SDLC
6 2 (5.13%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (2.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.38%) Java
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.69%) Perl
3 3 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (38.46%) CCNP
3 5 (12.82%) CCIE
4 4 (10.26%) CCDP
5 3 (7.69%) Degree
6 2 (5.13%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (5.13%) MBA
7 1 (2.56%) CCNA
7 1 (2.56%) MCP
7 1 (2.56%) MCSE
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
3 6 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.13%) Docker
5 1 (2.56%) Firmware
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Nagios
2 6 (15.38%) SCCM
3 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.69%) Ansible
4 3 (7.69%) Capistrano
4 3 (7.69%) Puppet
4 3 (7.69%) yum
5 2 (5.13%) Rundeck
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.56%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) CheckPoint
1 23 (58.97%) Cisco
2 15 (38.46%) Fortinet
3 14 (35.90%) Blue Coat
4 13 (33.33%) VMware
5 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 8 (20.51%) Splunk
7 3 (7.69%) Perforce
8 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.56%) Citrix