The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 27 June 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 134 136
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2  
Permanent jobs citing F5 30 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.11% 0.98% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 2.99% 2.11% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 23
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £34,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £60,000
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 Scotland.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1005 1327 1274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 37.03% 46.30% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 628 725 833
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

F5
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for F5 in Scotland

F5
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Scotland over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 in Scotland

F5
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 26 £56,250 +63.04% 4
Glasgow -6 4 £42,500 -15.00% 1
F5
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for F5.

1 22 (48.89%) Cisco
2 18 (40.00%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Linux
3 17 (37.78%) PowerShell
4 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
4 16 (35.56%) CheckPoint
4 16 (35.56%) Finance
5 14 (31.11%) VMware
5 14 (31.11%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (28.89%) Configuration Management
7 12 (26.67%) Fortinet
7 12 (26.67%) DevOps
8 11 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (24.44%) Firewall
8 11 (24.44%) CCNP
9 10 (22.22%) Tomcat
9 10 (22.22%) .NET
9 10 (22.22%) BGP
9 10 (22.22%) SAN
9 10 (22.22%) OSPF
9 10 (22.22%) Network Security
9 10 (22.22%) Blue Coat
10 9 (20.00%) Nagios
10 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 9 (20.00%) Splunk
10 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 8 (17.78%) Time Management
11 8 (17.78%) IIS

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 10 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.78%) IIS
3 7 (15.56%) Apache
3 7 (15.56%) JBoss
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (24.44%) Firewall
3 10 (22.22%) BGP
3 10 (22.22%) Network Security
3 10 (22.22%) OSPF
3 10 (22.22%) SAN
4 6 (13.33%) DNS
4 6 (13.33%) LAN
5 5 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (8.89%) NAS
6 4 (8.89%) SSL
6 4 (8.89%) WAN
7 3 (6.67%) BIG-IP
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (4.44%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (4.44%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (4.44%) Multicast
8 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications
8 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.11%) Maven
2 5 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (8.89%) Bitbucket
3 4 (8.89%) GCC
3 4 (8.89%) MSI
3 4 (8.89%) NuGet
3 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
2 4 (8.89%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) DevOps Administrator
4 7 (15.56%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (11.11%) Security Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Network Specialist
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) Design Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Information Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) Middleware
3 2 (4.44%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Linux
1 18 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) AIX
5 1 (2.22%) CentOS
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Configuration Management
2 12 (26.67%) DevOps
3 8 (17.78%) Time Management
4 7 (15.56%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.11%) Information Security
6 5 (11.11%) ITIL
6 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 5 (11.11%) Network Design
7 4 (8.89%) High Availability
7 4 (8.89%) SDLC
8 3 (6.67%) BCP
8 3 (6.67%) Line Management
8 3 (6.67%) Release Management
8 3 (6.67%) SOA
9 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) PowerShell
2 8 (17.78%) Java
3 7 (15.56%) Perl
3 7 (15.56%) Python
3 7 (15.56%) SQL
4 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.89%) VBScript
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (24.44%) CCNP
3 4 (8.89%) CCIE
4 3 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (4.44%) CCDA
5 2 (4.44%) CCDP
5 2 (4.44%) CCNA
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.44%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.22%) CCSE
6 1 (2.22%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.89%) vSphere
5 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (20.00%) Nagios
3 7 (15.56%) Ansible
3 7 (15.56%) Capistrano
3 7 (15.56%) Puppet
4 5 (11.11%) SCCM
4 5 (11.11%) yum
5 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (8.89%) PowerCLI
6 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (2.22%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Cisco
2 16 (35.56%) CheckPoint
2 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.11%) VMware
4 12 (26.67%) Fortinet
5 10 (22.22%) Blue Coat
6 9 (20.00%) Splunk
7 7 (15.56%) Perforce
8 4 (8.89%) IBM
8 4 (8.89%) Juniper
9 2 (4.44%) Palo Alto
9 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.22%) Citrix
10 1 (2.22%) EMC
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