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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 140 245 231
Rank change year-on-year
+105 -14
Permanent jobs citing F5 171 109 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.72% 0.86% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 3.81% 1.85% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 144 102 66
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £56,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -7.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £48,125
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
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
4487 5882 5319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 45.12% 46.36% 45.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3843 5111 4550
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -0.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 2 June 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 2 June 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.

1 264 (81.99%) Cisco
2 225 (69.88%) Firewall
3 165 (51.24%) Juniper
4 153 (47.52%) Cisco Certification
5 145 (45.03%) CheckPoint
6 136 (42.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 111 (34.47%) Data Centre
8 107 (33.23%) BGP
9 98 (30.43%) MPLS
10 92 (28.57%) WAN
11 90 (27.95%) CCNP
11 90 (27.95%) Finance
12 85 (26.40%) LAN
13 83 (25.78%) Cisco ASA
14 78 (24.22%) OSPF
15 70 (21.74%) ITIL
16 67 (20.81%) Load Balancing
17 63 (19.57%) Network Design
18 60 (18.63%) Network Security
19 59 (18.32%) Windows
20 58 (18.01%) CCNA
21 57 (17.70%) EIGRP
22 56 (17.39%) Linux
23 55 (17.08%) DNS
24 53 (16.46%) VPN
25 51 (15.84%) Wireless
26 48 (14.91%) TCP/IP
27 44 (13.66%) VMware
28 40 (12.42%) CCIE
29 37 (11.49%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 18 (5.59%) MS Exchange
2 14 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (3.11%) JBoss
3 10 (3.11%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.11%) IIS
3 10 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (2.80%) Lync
4 9 (2.80%) Apache
5 8 (2.48%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.24%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (0.93%) nginx
7 3 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.62%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.62%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.62%) Mule
8 2 (0.62%) Lightstreamer
8 2 (0.62%) Drupal
9 1 (0.31%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 13 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.73%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.11%) Office 365
2 5 (1.55%) SaaS
3 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.62%) PaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 225 (69.88%) Firewall
2 136 (42.24%) Cisco Nexus
3 107 (33.23%) BGP
4 98 (30.43%) MPLS
5 92 (28.57%) WAN
6 85 (26.40%) LAN
7 83 (25.78%) Cisco ASA
8 78 (24.22%) OSPF
9 60 (18.63%) Network Security
10 57 (17.70%) EIGRP
11 55 (17.08%) DNS
12 53 (16.46%) VPN
13 51 (15.84%) Wireless
14 48 (14.91%) TCP/IP
15 34 (10.56%) HTTP
15 34 (10.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 32 (9.94%) VLAN
17 30 (9.32%) SSL
18 29 (9.01%) BIG-IP
18 29 (9.01%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (0.62%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.62%) SQLPlus
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (0.62%) Redis
3 2 (0.62%) Big Data
3 2 (0.62%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.31%) QlikView
4 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.31%) DB2
4 1 (0.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Rational Performance Tester
2 5 (1.55%) Subversion
3 4 (1.24%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.62%) RSpec
5 1 (0.31%) JIRA
5 1 (0.31%) Hudson
5 1 (0.31%) Ant
General
1 90 (27.95%) Finance
2 33 (10.25%) Banking
3 31 (9.63%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.04%) Legal
5 12 (3.73%) Retail
6 9 (2.80%) Marketing
6 9 (2.80%) Law
7 6 (1.86%) Advertising
7 6 (1.86%) Electronics
8 5 (1.55%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Local Government
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 136 (42.24%) Network Engineer
2 30 (9.32%) Architect
2 30 (9.32%) Consultant
3 29 (9.01%) Network Architect
4 24 (7.45%) Design Engineer
5 22 (6.83%) Security Engineer
6 20 (6.21%) Network Consultant
7 19 (5.90%) Support Engineer
7 19 (5.90%) Technical Design Authority
7 19 (5.90%) Network Design Engineer
8 16 (4.97%) Network Support
9 14 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
9 14 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
10 12 (3.73%) Network Security Engineer
11 11 (3.42%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (3.42%) Cisco Engineer
12 10 (3.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 10 (3.11%) Senior Consultant
13 9 (2.80%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 9 (2.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.17%) Java EE
1 7 (2.17%) XML
2 6 (1.86%) Middleware
3 5 (1.55%) SOAP
3 5 (1.55%) Web Services
4 4 (1.24%) MAPI
4 4 (1.24%) XMPP
5 2 (0.62%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.62%) mod_rewrite
5 2 (0.62%) MCollective
5 2 (0.62%) Kafka
6 1 (0.31%) Spring
6 1 (0.31%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.31%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.31%) Memcached
6 1 (0.31%) LAMP
6 1 (0.31%) WSDL
6 1 (0.31%) J2EE
6 1 (0.31%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 111 (34.47%) Data Centre
2 15 (4.66%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.35%) FlexPod
4 11 (3.42%) PKI
4 11 (3.42%) Hedge funds
5 10 (3.11%) Replication
5 10 (3.11%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.80%) Over-the-Top Content
6 9 (2.80%) User Experience
6 9 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.17%) Derivative
7 7 (2.17%) Equities
7 7 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.86%) Statistics
9 5 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.55%) DTV
10 4 (1.24%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.24%) iPhone
11 3 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.93%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 59 (18.32%) Windows
2 56 (17.39%) Linux
3 32 (9.94%) UNIX
4 22 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (5.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.55%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.24%) Android
10 3 (0.93%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.93%) Solaris
11 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.31%) SUSE
12 1 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (21.74%) ITIL
2 67 (20.81%) Load Balancing
3 63 (19.57%) Network Design
4 33 (10.25%) Service Delivery
5 25 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (5.59%) Kalman Filter
6 18 (5.59%) Project Management
7 16 (4.97%) Project Planning
8 13 (4.04%) DevOps
9 11 (3.42%) Information Security
10 10 (3.11%) E-Commerce
11 9 (2.80%) DoDAF
11 9 (2.80%) Incident Management
11 9 (2.80%) SABSA
11 9 (2.80%) Validation
11 9 (2.80%) TOGAF
11 9 (2.80%) Content Management
12 8 (2.48%) Service Management
12 8 (2.48%) Network Management
12 8 (2.48%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.35%) Java
1 14 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 13 (4.04%) Perl
3 11 (3.42%) Bash Shell
3 11 (3.42%) Python
4 10 (3.11%) SQL
5 6 (1.86%) Ruby
6 2 (0.62%) C
6 2 (0.62%) PHP
6 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 153 (47.52%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (27.95%) CCNP
3 58 (18.01%) CCNA
4 40 (12.42%) CCIE
5 32 (9.94%) Degree
6 24 (7.45%) SC Cleared
6 24 (7.45%) Security Cleared
7 21 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (4.35%) CCSA
9 13 (4.04%) CCSE
10 10 (3.11%) JNCIA
11 7 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (2.17%) MCSE
12 6 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (1.86%) CCSP
13 5 (1.55%) JNCIP
13 5 (1.55%) CISSP
13 5 (1.55%) CCDP
14 2 (0.62%) CCDA
14 2 (0.62%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.94%) SLA
2 9 (2.80%) COBIT
3 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (8.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (6.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.11%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (1.55%) iptables
5 4 (1.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.93%) vSphere
6 3 (0.93%) Varnish
7 2 (0.62%) KVM
7 2 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.62%) XenApp
7 2 (0.62%) XenServer
7 2 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.62%) Squid
8 1 (0.31%) Xen
8 1 (0.31%) vCloud
8 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.31%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (2.80%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (2.48%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (2.17%) Puppet
4 5 (1.55%) Nagios
5 4 (1.24%) OPNET
5 4 (1.24%) Ansible
5 4 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.24%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (0.93%) Cacti
6 3 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.62%) Salt
7 2 (0.62%) Check_MK
7 2 (0.62%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.62%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.62%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.62%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.62%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.62%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.62%) WSUS
Vendors
1 264 (81.99%) Cisco
2 165 (51.24%) Juniper
3 145 (45.03%) CheckPoint
4 44 (13.66%) VMware
5 37 (11.49%) Citrix
6 36 (11.18%) Microsoft
7 33 (10.25%) Riverbed
8 29 (9.01%) Fortinet
9 27 (8.39%) HP
10 21 (6.52%) Red Hat
10 21 (6.52%) Blue Coat
11 18 (5.59%) McAfee
12 17 (5.28%) Aruba
12 17 (5.28%) SolarWinds
13 16 (4.97%) Avaya
14 14 (4.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 12 (3.73%) Meraki
16 10 (3.11%) Oracle
17 9 (2.80%) NetScout
18 8 (2.48%) Websense
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Package
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
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