The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 24 January 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
London / City of London
Rank 180 221 211
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -10
Permanent jobs citing F5 52 38 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.04% 0.59% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 2.31% 1.36% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 94
Median salary £56,250 £63,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £50,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £84,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2250 2797 4871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.79% 43.72% 48.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2059 2479 4240
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

F5
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

F5 Salary Trend in the City of London

F5
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

F5 Salary Histogram in the City of London

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for F5.

1 60 (85.71%) Cisco
2 45 (64.29%) Firewall
3 41 (58.57%) CheckPoint
4 39 (55.71%) Cisco ASA
5 38 (54.29%) Juniper
6 30 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (42.86%) Palo Alto
7 29 (41.43%) Network Security
7 29 (41.43%) Finance
8 27 (38.57%) FortiGate
9 24 (34.29%) Wireless
10 21 (30.00%) BGP
11 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 20 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 19 (27.14%) Fortinet
13 18 (25.71%) Cisco Wireless
13 18 (25.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 17 (24.29%) Extreme Networks
14 17 (24.29%) WatchGuard
14 17 (24.29%) SonicWALL
14 17 (24.29%) Aruba
15 15 (21.43%) Unix
15 15 (21.43%) OSPF
16 14 (20.00%) Data Centre
17 13 (18.57%) Cisco Nexus
17 13 (18.57%) SNMP
18 12 (17.14%) CCNP
18 12 (17.14%) MPLS
18 12 (17.14%) 802.1X
19 11 (15.71%) DNS

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Akamai
2 2 (2.86%) Office 365
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) IaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) PaaS
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (64.29%) Firewall
2 39 (55.71%) Cisco ASA
3 29 (41.43%) Network Security
4 24 (34.29%) Wireless
5 21 (30.00%) BGP
6 20 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 18 (25.71%) Cisco Wireless
7 18 (25.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 15 (21.43%) OSPF
9 13 (18.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (18.57%) SNMP
10 12 (17.14%) MPLS
11 11 (15.71%) DNS
12 10 (14.29%) VPN
12 10 (14.29%) WAN
13 9 (12.86%) LAN
13 9 (12.86%) Spanning Tree
13 9 (12.86%) SSL
14 8 (11.43%) BIG-IP
14 8 (11.43%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Maven
1 1 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 29 (41.43%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Law
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (55.71%) Network Engineer
2 22 (31.43%) Security Engineer
3 17 (24.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (17.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (15.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Firewall Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) IT Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) IT Security Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Network Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Network Support
7 5 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Security Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Cisco Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Juniper Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.29%) Java EE
3 1 (1.43%) .NET
3 1 (1.43%) Ajax
3 1 (1.43%) jQuery
3 1 (1.43%) Middleware
3 1 (1.43%) RESTful
3 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.14%) Clustering
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.29%) FlexPod
3 3 (4.29%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.86%) DataPower
4 2 (2.86%) IPTV
4 2 (2.86%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.43%) CCTV
5 1 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.43%) PKI
5 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Unix
2 9 (12.86%) Windows
3 8 (11.43%) Linux
3 8 (11.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.86%) AIX
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
1 7 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
2 6 (8.57%) ITIL
2 6 (8.57%) Network Optimisation
3 5 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 5 (7.14%) Network Design
4 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
4 4 (5.71%) Investment Management
4 4 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.29%) HOOD
6 2 (2.86%) Change Control
6 2 (2.86%) High Availability
6 2 (2.86%) Migration
6 2 (2.86%) Network Management
6 2 (2.86%) Service Design
7 1 (1.43%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.43%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) Perl
1 4 (5.71%) Python
2 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.29%) Java
2 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (17.14%) CCNP
3 5 (7.14%) CCNA
3 5 (7.14%) Degree
4 3 (4.29%) CCIE
5 2 (2.86%) JNCIA
5 2 (2.86%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.43%) CCA
6 1 (1.43%) CCSA
6 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.43%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.43%) MCP
6 1 (1.43%) VCP5
6 1 (1.43%) VCP6
6 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.86%) Firmware
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
4 1 (1.43%) XenApp
4 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (38.57%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.71%) SCCM
3 2 (2.86%) Ansible
3 2 (2.86%) Puppet
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (85.71%) Cisco
2 41 (58.57%) CheckPoint
3 38 (54.29%) Juniper
4 30 (42.86%) Palo Alto
5 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 19 (27.14%) Fortinet
7 17 (24.29%) Aruba
7 17 (24.29%) Extreme Networks
7 17 (24.29%) SonicWALL
7 17 (24.29%) WatchGuard
8 9 (12.86%) VMware
9 7 (10.00%) Sourcefire
10 5 (7.14%) Citrix
10 5 (7.14%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 3 (4.29%) HP
11 3 (4.29%) SevOne
11 3 (4.29%) Splunk
12 2 (2.86%) IBM
12 2 (2.86%) NetApp
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