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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 213 192 257
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +65
Permanent jobs citing F5 52 133 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 1.28% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 2.65% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 46 119 61
Average salary £66,250 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.21% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2925 5019 4822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.82% 48.32% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2594 4348 4163
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 10 February 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in the City of London

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 88 (96.70%) Cisco
2 67 (73.63%) Firewall
3 56 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (58.24%) CheckPoint
4 53 (58.24%) Cisco Nexus
5 52 (57.14%) Juniper
6 44 (48.35%) Load Balancing
7 43 (47.25%) CCNP
8 42 (46.15%) LAN
9 37 (40.66%) BGP
10 34 (37.36%) WAN
10 34 (37.36%) Finance
11 33 (36.26%) Palo Alto
12 30 (32.97%) Network Security
13 29 (31.87%) Cisco ASA
14 27 (29.67%) OSPF
15 25 (27.47%) Wireless
16 23 (25.27%) VPN
16 23 (25.27%) Data Centre
17 20 (21.98%) Banking
18 19 (20.88%) CCIE
18 19 (20.88%) Mentoring
19 16 (17.58%) MPLS
20 15 (16.48%) PRINCE2
20 15 (16.48%) Network Design
20 15 (16.48%) Financial Institution
20 15 (16.48%) NX-OS
20 15 (16.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 15 (16.48%) Cisco IOS
21 14 (15.38%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (1.10%) MQSeries
1 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (73.63%) Firewall
2 53 (58.24%) Cisco Nexus
3 42 (46.15%) LAN
4 37 (40.66%) BGP
5 34 (37.36%) WAN
6 30 (32.97%) Network Security
7 29 (31.87%) Cisco ASA
8 27 (29.67%) OSPF
9 25 (27.47%) Wireless
10 23 (25.27%) VPN
11 16 (17.58%) MPLS
12 15 (16.48%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (16.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 15 (16.48%) NX-OS
13 14 (15.38%) EIGRP
13 14 (15.38%) VLAN
14 13 (14.29%) SSL
15 11 (12.09%) Multicast
16 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
17 8 (8.79%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) DB2
1 1 (1.10%) MySQL
1 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (37.36%) Finance
2 20 (21.98%) Banking
3 15 (16.48%) Financial Institution
4 12 (13.19%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) Legal
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
6 1 (1.10%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.10%) Retail
6 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 20 (21.98%) Network Manager
3 15 (16.48%) Consultant
3 15 (16.48%) Security Engineer
4 14 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 14 (15.38%) Network Consultant
4 14 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 12 (13.19%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (10.99%) Cisco Consultant
7 10 (10.99%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 10 (10.99%) Juniper Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) Network Team Leader
8 7 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) Team Leader
9 6 (6.59%) Data Network Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Engineering Manager
9 6 (6.59%) Network Project Manager
9 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) LAMP
1 1 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (1.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.27%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.69%) FlexPod
3 5 (5.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (5.49%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.30%) Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Fintech
5 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.10%) iSeries
5 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.10%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Linux
1 6 (6.59%) Windows
2 5 (5.49%) Android
2 5 (5.49%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.10%) CentOS
4 1 (1.10%) Debian
4 1 (1.10%) SUSE
4 1 (1.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.35%) Load Balancing
2 19 (20.88%) Mentoring
3 15 (16.48%) Network Design
3 15 (16.48%) PRINCE2
4 11 (12.09%) SIEM
5 10 (10.99%) Project Management
6 9 (9.89%) Data Security
7 6 (6.59%) Coaching
7 6 (6.59%) CRM
7 6 (6.59%) Network Security Management
7 6 (6.59%) Security Management
7 6 (6.59%) WAN Optimisation
8 5 (5.49%) DDoS Mitigation
8 5 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.49%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.49%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 5 (5.49%) Presales
9 4 (4.40%) ITSM
9 4 (4.40%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.30%) Perl
1 3 (3.30%) Python
2 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.10%) Ruby
3 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (47.25%) CCNP
3 19 (20.88%) CCIE
4 12 (13.19%) CCNA
5 9 (9.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (6.59%) CCDA
6 6 (6.59%) CCVP
6 6 (6.59%) Degree
6 6 (6.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (4.40%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.20%) CCSA
8 2 (2.20%) CCSE
9 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.10%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.10%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) XenApp
1 5 (5.49%) XenDesktop
2 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.10%) NFS
4 1 (1.10%) Samba
4 1 (1.10%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.10%) Ansible
2 1 (1.10%) Cacti
2 1 (1.10%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.10%) Graphite
2 1 (1.10%) Nagios
2 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 88 (96.70%) Cisco
2 53 (58.24%) CheckPoint
3 52 (57.14%) Juniper
4 33 (36.26%) Palo Alto
5 13 (14.29%) Riverbed
6 12 (13.19%) Citrix
6 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
7 9 (9.89%) Brocade
7 9 (9.89%) HP
7 9 (9.89%) Meraki
8 8 (8.79%) VMware
9 7 (7.69%) NetApp
10 6 (6.59%) Infoblox
11 5 (5.49%) Aruba
11 5 (5.49%) Forcepoint
11 5 (5.49%) LogRhythm
11 5 (5.49%) SolarWinds
11 5 (5.49%) Sourcefire
11 5 (5.49%) Splunk
11 5 (5.49%) TippingPoint
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