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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 212 171 244
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +73
Permanent jobs citing F5 44 145 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 1.40% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.77% 3.27% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 30 115 113
Median salary £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.65% +7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.62%
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
2487 4429 6089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.56% 42.87% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2208 3811 5248
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 June 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 26 June 2016, 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.

1 110 (95.65%) Cisco
2 85 (73.91%) Firewall
3 68 (59.13%) Cisco Certification
4 61 (53.04%) BGP
5 60 (52.17%) CheckPoint
5 60 (52.17%) VPN
6 59 (51.30%) OSPF
7 57 (49.57%) Juniper
8 54 (46.96%) Cisco ASA
9 49 (42.61%) CCNP
9 49 (42.61%) MPLS
10 43 (37.39%) Load Balancing
11 42 (36.52%) WAN
12 41 (35.65%) LAN
13 38 (33.04%) Network Security
14 36 (31.30%) Cisco Nexus
14 36 (31.30%) Wireless
15 33 (28.70%) EIGRP
16 32 (27.83%) Palo Alto
17 31 (26.96%) SSL
17 31 (26.96%) Riverbed
18 30 (26.09%) Degree
19 27 (23.48%) HSRP
19 27 (23.48%) VoIP
19 27 (23.48%) Finance
20 26 (22.61%) Cisco CUCM
21 24 (20.87%) ITIL
21 24 (20.87%) DNS
21 24 (20.87%) CCIE
21 24 (20.87%) Citrix

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 16 (13.91%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) MS Office
2 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (73.91%) Firewall
2 61 (53.04%) BGP
3 60 (52.17%) VPN
4 59 (51.30%) OSPF
5 54 (46.96%) Cisco ASA
6 49 (42.61%) MPLS
7 42 (36.52%) WAN
8 41 (35.65%) LAN
9 38 (33.04%) Network Security
10 36 (31.30%) Cisco Nexus
10 36 (31.30%) Wireless
11 33 (28.70%) EIGRP
12 31 (26.96%) SSL
13 27 (23.48%) HSRP
13 27 (23.48%) VoIP
14 24 (20.87%) DNS
15 22 (19.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 19 (16.52%) Cisco Wireless
16 19 (16.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 19 (16.52%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (23.48%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Banking
3 5 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.48%) Billing
5 3 (2.61%) Legal
6 2 (1.74%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Law
6 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.87%) Retail
7 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (73.91%) Network Engineer
2 27 (23.48%) Network Security Engineer
2 27 (23.48%) Security Engineer
3 17 (14.78%) Support Engineer
4 16 (13.91%) Cisco Engineer
5 15 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (11.30%) Juniper Engineer
6 13 (11.30%) Network Support
6 13 (11.30%) Network Support Engineer
7 12 (10.43%) Consultant
7 12 (10.43%) Network Consultant
8 11 (9.57%) Data Network Engineer
9 10 (8.70%) Data Engineer
9 10 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
10 9 (7.83%) Network Security Consultant
10 9 (7.83%) Security Consultant
11 7 (6.09%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 7 (6.09%) Senior Security Engineer
12 6 (5.22%) Network Manager
13 5 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.87%) REST
2 1 (0.87%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.87%) Data Centre
2 17 (14.78%) IPTV
3 16 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (13.91%) Over-the-Top Content
4 15 (13.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 11 (9.57%) RSA SecurID
6 7 (6.09%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.74%) Clustering
7 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.87%) Derivative
8 1 (0.87%) Fintech
8 1 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.87%) iSeries
8 1 (0.87%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.87%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.13%) Unix
1 22 (19.13%) Windows
1 22 (19.13%) Windows Server
2 7 (6.09%) Android
3 3 (2.61%) Linux
4 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.39%) Load Balancing
2 24 (20.87%) ITIL
3 17 (14.78%) SIEM
4 15 (13.04%) DDoS Mitigation
4 15 (13.04%) High Availability
4 15 (13.04%) HOOD
5 11 (9.57%) Network Design
6 10 (8.70%) Presales
6 10 (8.70%) WAN Optimisation
7 9 (7.83%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 9 (7.83%) Service Delivery
7 9 (7.83%) Threat Analysis
7 9 (7.83%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 8 (6.96%) Network Security Management
8 8 (6.96%) Security Management
9 7 (6.09%) Data Security
9 7 (6.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 7 (6.09%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.09%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (6.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.13%) Python
2 17 (14.78%) Bash Shell
3 16 (13.91%) Perl
4 2 (1.74%) Ruby
5 1 (0.87%) Java
5 1 (0.87%) Korn
5 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (59.13%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (42.61%) CCNP
3 30 (26.09%) Degree
4 24 (20.87%) CCIE
5 20 (17.39%) CCNA
6 13 (11.30%) CCVP
7 12 (10.43%) JNCIA
8 6 (5.22%) CCSP
9 5 (4.35%) JNCIP
10 4 (3.48%) CCMSE
10 4 (3.48%) CCSA
10 4 (3.48%) CCSE
10 4 (3.48%) JNCIS
11 3 (2.61%) CCDA
11 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.87%) CCA
13 1 (0.87%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.48%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.09%) XenApp
2 7 (6.09%) XenDesktop
3 5 (4.35%) vCloud
4 3 (2.61%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.87%) Snort
5 1 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (22.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (6.96%) Ansible
3 7 (6.09%) Cacti
4 4 (3.48%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.87%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.87%) Puppet
5 1 (0.87%) RSA enVision
5 1 (0.87%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 110 (95.65%) Cisco
2 60 (52.17%) CheckPoint
3 57 (49.57%) Juniper
4 32 (27.83%) Palo Alto
5 31 (26.96%) Riverbed
6 24 (20.87%) Citrix
7 23 (20.00%) Blue Coat
8 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
9 17 (14.78%) SevOne
10 16 (13.91%) Akamai
10 16 (13.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 12 (10.43%) VMware
12 9 (7.83%) AlgoSec
12 9 (7.83%) ArcSight
12 9 (7.83%) Brocade
12 9 (7.83%) Cyber-Ark
12 9 (7.83%) Forcepoint
12 9 (7.83%) HP
12 9 (7.83%) Qualys
13 8 (6.96%) Fortinet
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