The first table below looks at the demand 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 197 245 229
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -16
Permanent jobs citing F5 146 82 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.19% 0.69% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 2.56% 1.54% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 133 70 82
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £42,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5702 5329 5978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.44% 44.71% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4786 4678 5427
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
London

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in the City of London

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 188 (73.44%) Cisco
2 145 (56.64%) Firewall
3 128 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 120 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
5 116 (45.31%) CheckPoint
6 104 (40.63%) Juniper
7 90 (35.16%) CCNP
8 74 (28.91%) WAN
9 71 (27.73%) Linux
10 65 (25.39%) BGP
11 64 (25.00%) Oracle
12 62 (24.22%) Finance
13 60 (23.44%) Tomcat
13 60 (23.44%) EIGRP
14 57 (22.27%) LAN
15 56 (21.88%) Apache
15 56 (21.88%) VMware
16 54 (21.09%) ITIL
16 54 (21.09%) OSPF
16 54 (21.09%) Cisco Nexus
17 53 (20.70%) SSL
18 48 (18.75%) CCNA
19 45 (17.58%) DNS
19 45 (17.58%) BIG-IP
20 44 (17.19%) CCIE
21 43 (16.80%) HTTP
22 42 (16.41%) Network Management
23 41 (16.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
23 41 (16.02%) Cisco ASA
24 40 (15.63%) Citrix

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 60 (23.44%) Tomcat
2 56 (21.88%) Apache
3 30 (11.72%) Node.js
4 27 (10.55%) WebLogic
5 26 (10.16%) nginx
6 25 (9.77%) WebSphere
7 9 (3.52%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.17%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (1.17%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.17%) Lync
11 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (0.39%) Route 53
2 1 (0.39%) PaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 145 (56.64%) Firewall
2 74 (28.91%) WAN
3 65 (25.39%) BGP
4 60 (23.44%) EIGRP
5 57 (22.27%) LAN
6 54 (21.09%) OSPF
6 54 (21.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 53 (20.70%) SSL
8 45 (17.58%) DNS
8 45 (17.58%) BIG-IP
9 43 (16.80%) HTTP
10 41 (16.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 41 (16.02%) Cisco ASA
11 38 (14.84%) MPLS
12 36 (14.06%) VPN
13 35 (13.67%) TACACS
14 34 (13.28%) Internet
15 33 (12.89%) Wireless
15 33 (12.89%) TCP/IP
16 28 (10.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.89%) MySQL
2 26 (10.16%) DB2
3 14 (5.47%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.39%) Big Data
4 1 (0.39%) Redis
General
1 62 (24.22%) Finance
2 12 (4.69%) Law
3 9 (3.52%) Banking
4 5 (1.95%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.95%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.56%) Retail
6 3 (1.17%) Publishing
7 2 (0.78%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.39%) Front Office
8 1 (0.39%) Marketing
8 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 99 (38.67%) Network Engineer
2 43 (16.80%) Senior Network Engineer
3 30 (11.72%) Systems Engineer
4 27 (10.55%) Administrator
5 26 (10.16%) Linux Administrator
6 20 (7.81%) Architect
7 19 (7.42%) Network Team Leader
7 19 (7.42%) Team Leader
8 18 (7.03%) Technical Design Authority
9 15 (5.86%) Firewall Engineer
10 14 (5.47%) Consultant
11 13 (5.08%) Systems Support
11 13 (5.08%) Applications Support
11 13 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
12 12 (4.69%) Network Architect
13 11 (4.30%) Network Security Engineer
13 11 (4.30%) Security Engineer
14 10 (3.91%) Network Consultant
15 9 (3.52%) Support Engineer
16 7 (2.73%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.77%) SOAP
2 13 (5.08%) XML
2 13 (5.08%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
3 12 (4.69%) CSS
4 6 (2.34%) HTML
5 3 (1.17%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.39%) .NET
6 1 (0.39%) J2EE
6 1 (0.39%) SAML
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.39%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.39%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.39%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 3 (1.17%) Client/Server
1 3 (1.17%) Blackberry
1 3 (1.17%) Statistics
1 3 (1.17%) PKI
1 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
1 3 (1.17%) Hedge funds
1 3 (1.17%) Open Source
2 2 (0.78%) Replication
2 2 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.39%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 71 (27.73%) Linux
2 31 (12.11%) CentOS
3 28 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (10.16%) Ubuntu
5 25 (9.77%) UNIX
6 24 (9.38%) Windows
7 3 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.78%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 54 (21.09%) ITIL
3 42 (16.41%) Network Management
4 33 (12.89%) Network Design
5 26 (10.16%) Statistical Analysis
5 26 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (9.77%) Capacity Management
7 9 (3.52%) Network Architecture
7 9 (3.52%) Change Control
7 9 (3.52%) Service Management
8 8 (3.13%) Information Security
8 8 (3.13%) WAN Optimisation
9 7 (2.73%) Configuration Management
10 6 (2.34%) Migration
10 6 (2.34%) Web Development
10 6 (2.34%) Performance Management
10 6 (2.34%) Project Management
11 5 (1.95%) Identity Management
11 5 (1.95%) Network Load Balancing
12 4 (1.56%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (14.06%) SQL
2 35 (13.67%) Java
2 35 (13.67%) Perl
3 29 (11.33%) Bash Shell
3 29 (11.33%) Python
3 29 (11.33%) Ruby
4 6 (2.34%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.56%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.78%) C
6 2 (0.78%) VBScript
6 2 (0.78%) PHP
7 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 120 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (35.16%) CCNP
3 48 (18.75%) CCNA
4 44 (17.19%) CCIE
5 22 (8.59%) CCSA
6 21 (8.20%) CCDP
7 20 (7.81%) CCSE
8 18 (7.03%) Security Cleared
9 10 (3.91%) SC Cleared
10 9 (3.52%) Degree
11 7 (2.73%) JNCIA
11 7 (2.73%) JNCIS
12 6 (2.34%) Check Point Certification
13 4 (1.56%) JNCIP
13 4 (1.56%) JNCIE
14 2 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.78%) CCDA
14 2 (0.78%) CISSP
14 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.95%) QA
2 4 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.17%) SLA
4 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (14.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (10.55%) Xen
3 26 (10.16%) KVM
4 5 (1.95%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.56%) vSphere
5 4 (1.56%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.56%) XenApp
6 3 (1.17%) UAG
6 3 (1.17%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.78%) XenServer
7 2 (0.78%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.78%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.39%) NFS
8 1 (0.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 31 (12.11%) CiscoWorks
2 30 (11.72%) Nagios
3 28 (10.94%) Cacti
4 27 (10.55%) Ansible
4 27 (10.55%) Puppet
5 26 (10.16%) ZABBIX
5 26 (10.16%) CFEngine
5 26 (10.16%) Salt
6 25 (9.77%) HP NNM
7 4 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (1.17%) SCOM
8 3 (1.17%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.78%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.78%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.39%) SCCM
10 1 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
10 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 188 (73.44%) Cisco
2 116 (45.31%) CheckPoint
3 104 (40.63%) Juniper
4 64 (25.00%) Oracle
5 56 (21.88%) VMware
6 40 (15.63%) Citrix
7 33 (12.89%) HP
8 29 (11.33%) Red Hat
9 28 (10.94%) JBoss
10 27 (10.55%) Aruba
11 25 (9.77%) SolarWinds
12 16 (6.25%) Microsoft
12 16 (6.25%) Riverbed
13 13 (5.08%) Blue Coat
14 10 (3.91%) Fortinet
15 9 (3.52%) McAfee
16 7 (2.73%) Infoblox
16 7 (2.73%) CA
17 6 (2.34%) Brocade
18 5 (1.95%) Sun
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Venturi NL/BE
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 25 days ago