The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 20 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.20% 8.42% -
As % of the Vendors category 7.94% 16.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 0
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
63 50 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 52.94% 52.63% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 63 43 78
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £37,500 £59,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £135,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

F5
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Canary Wharf region.

F5 Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) Network Security
2 8 (80.00%) Juniper
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (70.00%) Palo Alto
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (50.00%) Riverbed
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) Blue Coat
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (50.00%) CCIE
5 5 (50.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (50.00%) Presales
5 5 (50.00%) ArcSight
5 5 (50.00%) AlgoSec
5 5 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
5 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (40.00%) SIEM
6 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (40.00%) Threat Analysis
6 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (40.00%) Qualys
7 3 (30.00%) Time Management
7 3 (30.00%) JNCIS
7 3 (30.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (30.00%) VLAN

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) Network Security
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (50.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
6 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (30.00%) BGP
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (30.00%) DMZ
7 3 (30.00%) Internet
7 3 (30.00%) IPsec
7 3 (30.00%) Junos
7 3 (30.00%) MPLS
7 3 (30.00%) Multicast
7 3 (30.00%) OSPF
7 3 (30.00%) VLAN
7 3 (30.00%) VPLS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Consultant
2 6 (60.00%) Security Consultant
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Security Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Network Consultant
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (30.00%) Architect
5 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
5 3 (30.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (30.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Consultant
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Security Consultant
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Security Consultant
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Presales
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) SIEM
2 4 (40.00%) Threat Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Network Design
3 3 (30.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCIE
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nexpose
1 2 (20.00%) Proventia
1 2 (20.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Juniper
3 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (70.00%) Palo Alto
4 5 (50.00%) AlgoSec
4 5 (50.00%) ArcSight
4 5 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 5 (50.00%) Riverbed
5 4 (40.00%) Qualys
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) McAfee
6 2 (20.00%) ScanSafe
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds