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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 186 219 240
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +21
Permanent jobs citing F5 127 126 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.23% 1.00% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 2.90% 2.14% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 97 115 76
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
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
4374 5896 5489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.20% 46.60% 45.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3773 5046 4730
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in the City of London

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 274 (81.79%) Cisco
2 228 (68.06%) Firewall
3 157 (46.87%) Cisco Certification
3 157 (46.87%) Juniper
4 143 (42.69%) CheckPoint
5 141 (42.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 117 (34.93%) Data Centre
7 109 (32.54%) BGP
8 101 (30.15%) Finance
9 100 (29.85%) MPLS
10 99 (29.55%) WAN
11 91 (27.16%) Cisco ASA
12 89 (26.57%) CCNP
13 87 (25.97%) LAN
14 79 (23.58%) OSPF
15 72 (21.49%) Load Balancing
16 69 (20.60%) ITIL
17 66 (19.70%) Network Design
18 63 (18.81%) DNS
19 61 (18.21%) CCNA
20 59 (17.61%) Windows
20 59 (17.61%) Wireless
20 59 (17.61%) Network Security
21 58 (17.31%) Linux
22 53 (15.82%) EIGRP
23 52 (15.52%) VPN
24 51 (15.22%) TCP/IP
25 45 (13.43%) VMware
26 44 (13.13%) CCIE
27 38 (11.34%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 16 (4.78%) MS Exchange
2 13 (3.88%) IIS
2 13 (3.88%) JBoss
2 13 (3.88%) Tomcat
2 13 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (2.99%) Apache
4 9 (2.69%) Lync
4 9 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.09%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.49%) OpenStack
6 5 (1.49%) Mule
7 4 (1.19%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.60%) Drupal
9 2 (0.60%) Lightstreamer
9 2 (0.60%) nginx
9 2 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.30%) CMS
10 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (4.48%) MS Visio
2 12 (3.58%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.30%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.69%) Office 365
2 6 (1.79%) SaaS
3 5 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.60%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 228 (68.06%) Firewall
2 141 (42.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 109 (32.54%) BGP
4 100 (29.85%) MPLS
5 99 (29.55%) WAN
6 91 (27.16%) Cisco ASA
7 87 (25.97%) LAN
8 79 (23.58%) OSPF
9 63 (18.81%) DNS
10 59 (17.61%) Wireless
10 59 (17.61%) Network Security
11 53 (15.82%) EIGRP
12 52 (15.52%) VPN
13 51 (15.22%) TCP/IP
14 34 (10.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 32 (9.55%) VLAN
16 30 (8.96%) FWSM
16 30 (8.96%) HTTP
17 27 (8.06%) BIG-IP
18 26 (7.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.49%) Data Mining
2 5 (1.49%) Hadoop
2 5 (1.49%) Big Data
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.60%) Redis
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (0.60%) SQLPlus
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (2.39%) Subversion
2 7 (2.09%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.79%) Rational Performance Tester
4 2 (0.60%) RSpec
4 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.30%) Hudson
5 1 (0.30%) Ant
5 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 101 (30.15%) Finance
2 37 (11.04%) Banking
3 31 (9.25%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.48%) Retail
5 12 (3.58%) Legal
6 9 (2.69%) Marketing
7 8 (2.39%) Law
8 6 (1.79%) Electronics
8 6 (1.79%) Advertising
9 5 (1.49%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.90%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.90%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.60%) Back Office
12 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 151 (45.07%) Network Engineer
2 30 (8.96%) Architect
3 29 (8.66%) Network Architect
4 28 (8.36%) Consultant
5 24 (7.16%) Design Engineer
6 23 (6.87%) Support Engineer
7 20 (5.97%) Network Support
8 19 (5.67%) Network Design Engineer
8 19 (5.67%) Senior Network Engineer
9 18 (5.37%) Network Consultant
9 18 (5.37%) Network Support Engineer
10 17 (5.07%) Security Engineer
11 15 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
12 14 (4.18%) Technical Design Authority
13 11 (3.28%) Cisco Engineer
14 10 (2.99%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 10 (2.99%) Senior Consultant
15 9 (2.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 8 (2.39%) Administrator
16 8 (2.39%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.09%) XML
1 7 (2.09%) Java EE
2 6 (1.79%) Middleware
3 5 (1.49%) Web Services
4 4 (1.19%) MAPI
4 4 (1.19%) XMPP
5 2 (0.60%) Kafka
5 2 (0.60%) MCollective
5 2 (0.60%) mod_rewrite
5 2 (0.60%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.30%) Spring
6 1 (0.30%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.30%) WSDL
6 1 (0.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 117 (34.93%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.67%) PKI
3 16 (4.78%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.88%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.58%) FlexPod
5 12 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.28%) Hedge funds
7 10 (2.99%) Private Cloud
8 9 (2.69%) Over-the-Top Content
8 9 (2.69%) User Experience
8 9 (2.69%) Replication
9 7 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (2.09%) Derivative
9 7 (2.09%) Equities
10 6 (1.79%) Statistics
11 5 (1.49%) DTV
11 5 (1.49%) Clustering
11 5 (1.49%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 59 (17.61%) Windows
2 58 (17.31%) Linux
3 25 (7.46%) UNIX
4 19 (5.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (5.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (4.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.49%) Solaris
8 4 (1.19%) Android
9 3 (0.90%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (21.49%) Load Balancing
2 69 (20.60%) ITIL
3 66 (19.70%) Network Design
4 32 (9.55%) Service Delivery
5 26 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 22 (6.57%) Kalman Filter
7 19 (5.67%) Project Management
8 17 (5.07%) Project Planning
8 17 (5.07%) DevOps
9 11 (3.28%) Incident Management
9 11 (3.28%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (3.28%) Information Security
9 11 (3.28%) E-Commerce
9 11 (3.28%) Analytics
10 9 (2.69%) SABSA
10 9 (2.69%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (2.69%) Validation
10 9 (2.69%) TOGAF
10 9 (2.69%) Content Management
10 9 (2.69%) DoDAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (5.07%) Python
2 16 (4.78%) Java
2 16 (4.78%) Bash Shell
3 15 (4.48%) PowerShell
4 13 (3.88%) SQL
5 12 (3.58%) Ruby
5 12 (3.58%) Perl
6 5 (1.49%) PHP
7 2 (0.60%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 157 (46.87%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (26.57%) CCNP
3 61 (18.21%) CCNA
4 44 (13.13%) CCIE
5 30 (8.96%) Degree
6 23 (6.87%) SC Cleared
6 23 (6.87%) Security Cleared
7 20 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (4.18%) CCSA
9 12 (3.58%) CCSE
10 10 (2.99%) JNCIA
11 7 (2.09%) MCSE
11 7 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (1.79%) CCSP
13 5 (1.49%) CCDP
13 5 (1.49%) CEH
13 5 (1.49%) JNCIP
14 4 (1.19%) CISSP
15 3 (0.90%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.96%) SLA
2 10 (2.99%) COBIT
3 4 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (5.37%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.28%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (1.79%) vSphere
5 5 (1.49%) KVM
6 4 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.19%) XenApp
7 3 (0.90%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.60%) XenServer
8 2 (0.60%) Squid
8 2 (0.60%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.60%) Varnish
9 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.30%) vCloud
9 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (3.58%) Puppet
2 9 (2.69%) CiscoWorks
3 8 (2.39%) Nagios
3 8 (2.39%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (2.39%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (2.09%) WSUS
4 7 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.49%) Cobbler
5 5 (1.49%) OpenAM
5 5 (1.49%) Cacti
5 5 (1.49%) CFEngine
6 4 (1.19%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (1.19%) OPNET
6 4 (1.19%) Ansible
7 3 (0.90%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.90%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.60%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.60%) MOM
8 2 (0.60%) SCOM
8 2 (0.60%) Salt
Vendors
1 274 (81.79%) Cisco
2 157 (46.87%) Juniper
3 143 (42.69%) CheckPoint
4 45 (13.43%) VMware
5 38 (11.34%) Citrix
5 38 (11.34%) Riverbed
6 31 (9.25%) Microsoft
7 23 (6.87%) HP
8 22 (6.57%) Fortinet
9 21 (6.27%) Blue Coat
9 21 (6.27%) Red Hat
10 19 (5.67%) McAfee
11 18 (5.37%) SolarWinds
12 17 (5.07%) Aruba
13 16 (4.78%) Avaya
14 14 (4.18%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 14 (4.18%) Meraki
15 11 (3.28%) Splunk
16 10 (2.99%) Oracle
17 8 (2.39%) NetScout
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