Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 89 128
Rank change year-on-year -26 +39 +21
Permanent jobs citing F5 32 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.22% 1.79% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 3.35% 4.23% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 18
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%

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 954 922 1,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.37% 42.24% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 610 614 699
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,475 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £44,705 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.19% +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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for F5 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 25 (78.13%) Cisco
2 24 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (68.75%) CCNP
4 16 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 16 (50.00%) Firewall
5 13 (40.63%) Load Balancing
6 12 (37.50%) VMware
7 11 (34.38%) Wireless
7 11 (34.38%) CCNA
8 10 (31.25%) Finance
9 9 (28.13%) Presales
9 9 (28.13%) BGP
10 8 (25.00%) CCDP
10 8 (25.00%) CCIE
10 8 (25.00%) LAN
10 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 8 (25.00%) Network Security
10 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (15.63%) JNCIP
12 5 (15.63%) Blue Coat
12 5 (15.63%) BIG-IP
12 5 (15.63%) OSPF
12 5 (15.63%) Migration
12 5 (15.63%) Cisco Wireless
13 4 (12.50%) CCIE Security
13 4 (12.50%) Back Office

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 2 (6.25%) Apache
1 2 (6.25%) JBoss
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) SaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (34.38%) Wireless
3 9 (28.13%) BGP
4 8 (25.00%) LAN
4 8 (25.00%) Network Security
5 5 (15.63%) BIG-IP
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (15.63%) OSPF
6 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 4 (12.50%) VoIP
6 4 (12.50%) WLAN
7 2 (6.25%) Internet
7 2 (6.25%) IPsec
7 2 (6.25%) SAN
7 2 (6.25%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) GCC
2 1 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Network Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Project Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Network Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) CentOS
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Load Balancing
2 9 (28.13%) Presales
3 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.25%) Network Design
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.25%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.13%) BCP
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.13%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 2 (6.25%) Java
1 2 (6.25%) Perl
1 2 (6.25%) Python
1 2 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (3.13%) C
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (68.75%) CCNP
3 11 (34.38%) CCNA
4 8 (25.00%) CCDP
4 8 (25.00%) CCIE
5 5 (15.63%) JNCIP
6 4 (12.50%) CCIE Security
7 2 (6.25%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (6.25%) Degree
8 1 (3.13%) MBA
8 1 (3.13%) MCP
8 1 (3.13%) MCSE
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) Firmware
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Ansible
1 2 (6.25%) Capistrano
1 2 (6.25%) Nagios
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Cacti
2 1 (3.13%) Rundeck
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Terraform
2 1 (3.13%) yum
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Cisco
2 16 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (37.50%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) Blue Coat
5 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 4 (12.50%) Juniper
6 2 (6.25%) Perforce
6 2 (6.25%) Splunk
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat