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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 226 205 213
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Permanent jobs citing F5 36 106 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 1.01% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 2.39% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30 74 128
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,750 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+3.50% +4.16%
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
2523 4442 5756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.34% 42.22% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2231 3797 4829
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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.

1 108 (96.43%) Cisco
2 85 (75.89%) Firewall
3 61 (54.46%) VPN
4 59 (52.68%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (51.79%) BGP
6 56 (50.00%) OSPF
6 56 (50.00%) CheckPoint
7 51 (45.54%) Cisco ASA
8 50 (44.64%) Juniper
9 49 (43.75%) CCNP
10 47 (41.96%) MPLS
11 40 (35.71%) Load Balancing
12 37 (33.04%) WAN
13 36 (32.14%) LAN
14 35 (31.25%) EIGRP
15 34 (30.36%) Network Security
16 33 (29.46%) Wireless
17 32 (28.57%) SSL
17 32 (28.57%) HSRP
18 30 (26.79%) Cisco CUCM
18 30 (26.79%) Finance
19 29 (25.89%) Cisco Nexus
20 28 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
20 28 (25.00%) VoIP
20 28 (25.00%) Unix
21 27 (24.11%) Degree
22 26 (23.21%) Windows
22 26 (23.21%) Python
22 26 (23.21%) DNS
22 26 (23.21%) Microsoft

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 19 (16.96%) IIS
2 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (75.89%) Firewall
2 61 (54.46%) VPN
3 58 (51.79%) BGP
4 56 (50.00%) OSPF
5 51 (45.54%) Cisco ASA
6 47 (41.96%) MPLS
7 37 (33.04%) WAN
8 36 (32.14%) LAN
9 35 (31.25%) EIGRP
10 34 (30.36%) Network Security
11 33 (29.46%) Wireless
12 32 (28.57%) HSRP
12 32 (28.57%) SSL
13 29 (25.89%) Cisco Nexus
14 28 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 28 (25.00%) VoIP
15 26 (23.21%) DNS
16 20 (17.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 20 (17.86%) VRRP
17 19 (16.96%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (26.79%) Finance
2 5 (4.46%) Banking
3 4 (3.57%) Billing
3 4 (3.57%) Law
4 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.68%) Legal
5 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 21 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
2 21 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 20 (17.86%) Support Engineer
4 18 (16.07%) Cisco Engineer
5 17 (15.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 16 (14.29%) Network Support
6 16 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
7 14 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
8 10 (8.93%) Consultant
8 10 (8.93%) Network Consultant
9 9 (8.04%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (6.25%) Data Network Engineer
10 7 (6.25%) Network Manager
10 7 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
10 7 (6.25%) Security Consultant
11 6 (5.36%) Data Engineer
11 6 (5.36%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 6 (5.36%) Senior Security Engineer
12 5 (4.46%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.46%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.89%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.86%) Data Centre
1 20 (17.86%) IPTV
2 19 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (16.96%) Over-the-Top Content
3 11 (9.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (8.04%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (1.79%) Derivative
6 1 (0.89%) Clustering
6 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.89%) Fintech
6 1 (0.89%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.89%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.00%) Unix
2 26 (23.21%) Windows
3 24 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.36%) Linux
5 3 (2.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 25 (22.32%) ITIL
3 18 (16.07%) HOOD
4 14 (12.50%) High Availability
5 11 (9.82%) DDoS Mitigation
5 11 (9.82%) SIEM
6 8 (7.14%) Presales
7 7 (6.25%) Network Design
7 7 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
8 6 (5.36%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.36%) WAN Optimisation
9 5 (4.46%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (4.46%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 5 (4.46%) Release Management
9 5 (4.46%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 4 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.57%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.21%) Python
2 20 (17.86%) Bash Shell
3 19 (16.96%) Perl
4 1 (0.89%) Java
4 1 (0.89%) Korn
4 1 (0.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (52.68%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (43.75%) CCNP
3 27 (24.11%) Degree
4 19 (16.96%) CCNA
5 15 (13.39%) CCIE
6 12 (10.71%) CCVP
6 12 (10.71%) JNCIA
7 7 (6.25%) CCSP
8 5 (4.46%) JNCIP
9 4 (3.57%) CCMSE
9 4 (3.57%) CCSA
9 4 (3.57%) CCSE
9 4 (3.57%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.79%) CCDA
10 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.89%) CCA
11 1 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.46%) vCloud
4 3 (2.68%) ProxySG
4 3 (2.68%) XenApp
4 3 (2.68%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.89%) Snort
5 1 (0.89%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 30 (26.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (7.14%) Ansible
2 8 (7.14%) Cacti
3 6 (5.36%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.89%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.89%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.89%) OpenView
4 1 (0.89%) RSA enVision
4 1 (0.89%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 108 (96.43%) Cisco
2 56 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 50 (44.64%) Juniper
4 26 (23.21%) Microsoft
4 26 (23.21%) Palo Alto
5 25 (22.32%) Riverbed
6 23 (20.54%) Blue Coat
7 21 (18.75%) Citrix
8 20 (17.86%) SevOne
9 19 (16.96%) Akamai
9 19 (16.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 14 (12.50%) VMware
11 11 (9.82%) Fortinet
12 7 (6.25%) AlgoSec
12 7 (6.25%) ArcSight
12 7 (6.25%) Avaya
12 7 (6.25%) Cyber-Ark
12 7 (6.25%) Qualys
12 7 (6.25%) SolarWinds
13 6 (5.36%) Meraki
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago