The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 26 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 / Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 93 96
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing F5 6 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.60% 0.62% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.41% 1.44% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 8
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £32,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,652 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.30% -  

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 Wales.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 425 554 645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 42.76% 42.98% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 369 449 508
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

F5
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for F5 in Wales

F5
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 in Wales

F5
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
South Wales +17 6 £42,500 -5.55% 1
F5
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for F5.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (95.45%) CheckPoint
3 20 (90.91%) Firewall
4 15 (68.18%) WAN
4 15 (68.18%) Load Balancing
4 15 (68.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 14 (63.64%) CCNP
5 14 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (59.09%) VPN
7 12 (54.55%) Juniper
7 12 (54.55%) BGP
8 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (45.45%) OSPF
9 10 (45.45%) DNS
9 10 (45.45%) LAN
9 10 (45.45%) CCNA
10 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
11 8 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (36.36%) Migration
11 8 (36.36%) ITIL
12 7 (31.82%) MPLS
12 7 (31.82%) McAfee
13 6 (27.27%) Internet
13 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
13 6 (27.27%) IPsec
13 6 (27.27%) FTP
13 6 (27.27%) IPv4
13 6 (27.27%) IPv6
13 6 (27.27%) Nortel

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 15 (68.18%) WAN
3 13 (59.09%) VPN
4 12 (54.55%) BGP
5 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (45.45%) DNS
6 10 (45.45%) LAN
6 10 (45.45%) OSPF
7 8 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (31.82%) MPLS
9 6 (27.27%) FTP
9 6 (27.27%) Internet
9 6 (27.27%) IPsec
9 6 (27.27%) IPv4
9 6 (27.27%) IPv6
10 5 (22.73%) DHCP
10 5 (22.73%) Junos
11 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
12 3 (13.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Load Balancing
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Migration
3 6 (27.27%) DDoS Mitigation
3 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 5 (22.73%) Open Source
5 3 (13.64%) Network Design
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) Network Management
6 1 (4.55%) Presales
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Statistics
6 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) CCNP
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (45.45%) CCNA
3 5 (22.73%) CCSA
3 5 (22.73%) JNCIA
3 5 (22.73%) JNCIS
4 3 (13.64%) CCDP
5 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) MCITP
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) BladeLogic
1 1 (4.55%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (95.45%) CheckPoint
3 12 (54.55%) Juniper
4 7 (31.82%) McAfee
5 6 (27.27%) Nortel
6 5 (22.73%) Avaya
6 5 (22.73%) CA
6 5 (22.73%) Clearswift
6 5 (22.73%) LogRhythm
6 5 (22.73%) ServiceNow
7 4 (18.18%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) Palo Alto
8 3 (13.64%) VMware
9 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
9 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
10 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
10 1 (4.55%) BMC
10 1 (4.55%) HP
10 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
10 1 (4.55%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newquay, Cornwall
King's Service Centre
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday