Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 23 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 93 131
Rank change year-on-year -4 +38 -58
Permanent jobs citing F5 12 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.84% 2.06% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.77% 4.81% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 42 12
South Wales median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £32,875
90th Percentile £51,750 £68,750 £72,000
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 South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 679 935 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 47.32% 42.79% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 611 813 911
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in South Wales

F5
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for F5 in South Wales

F5
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in South Wales over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 in South Wales

F5
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +10 10 £47,500 +5.56%
Newport -8 1 £52,500 +23.53%
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
F5
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Wales region with a requirement for F5.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCNP
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) VPN
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Juniper
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
4 5 (41.67%) Wireshark
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (41.67%) PaaS
4 5 (41.67%) Puppet
4 5 (41.67%) Splunk
4 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (41.67%) Vyatta
4 5 (41.67%) Ansible
4 5 (41.67%) Docker
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) IaaS
4 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (41.67%) AppDynamics
4 5 (41.67%) Palo Alto
4 5 (41.67%) Bluemix
4 5 (41.67%) Fintech
4 5 (41.67%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Bluemix
1 5 (41.67%) IaaS
1 5 (41.67%) IBM Cloud
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (41.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (41.67%) Wireshark
4 4 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) BGP
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (16.67%) DHCP
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 2 (16.67%) IGRP
6 2 (16.67%) OSPF
6 2 (16.67%) SNMP
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) L2TP
7 1 (8.33%) PPTP
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Fintech
2 2 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CCNP
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCDP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Ansible
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (41.67%) AppDynamics
3 5 (41.67%) Palo Alto
3 5 (41.67%) Splunk
3 5 (41.67%) Vyatta
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat