The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 376 311 395
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +84
Permanent jobs citing F5 716 1016 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.99% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 2.14% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 584 778 645
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,750 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +4.16%
F5
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40263 47522 50868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.89% 46.24% 46.71%
Number of salaries quoted 33129 38909 41210
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in England

F5
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the England region.

F5 Salary Trend in England

F5
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in England

F5
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -8 266 £55,000 +10.00% 23
London -51 255 £60,000 +6.19% 24
East of England +4 61 £52,500 +5.00% 3
West Midlands -45 42 £47,500 -12.03% 4
Yorkshire -1 40 £52,500 -16.00% 4
North West +5 20 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South West +12 10 £41,625 -38.33% 7
East Midlands -15 9 £37,000 -15.42%
North East - 6 £26,000 - 1
Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for F5.

1 1305 (81.36%) Cisco
2 1075 (67.02%) Firewall
3 843 (52.56%) Cisco Certification
4 693 (43.20%) Juniper
5 681 (42.46%) CheckPoint
6 654 (40.77%) CCNP
7 575 (35.85%) Cisco ASA
8 519 (32.36%) WAN
9 459 (28.62%) Network Security
10 434 (27.06%) LAN
11 433 (27.00%) VPN
12 394 (24.56%) Cisco Nexus
13 393 (24.50%) Load Balancing
14 389 (24.25%) VMware
15 386 (24.06%) MPLS
16 384 (23.94%) Palo Alto
17 382 (23.82%) BGP
18 376 (23.44%) OSPF
19 359 (22.38%) Linux
20 356 (22.19%) Windows
21 352 (21.95%) ITIL
22 338 (21.07%) Data Centre
23 317 (19.76%) CCNA
24 307 (19.14%) TCP/IP
25 287 (17.89%) Wireless
26 277 (17.27%) Finance
27 270 (16.83%) CCIE
28 267 (16.65%) DNS
29 264 (16.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
30 232 (14.46%) Microsoft

F5
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 64 (3.99%) IIS
2 56 (3.49%) Skype for Business
3 46 (2.87%) MS Exchange
4 45 (2.81%) Apache
5 42 (2.62%) OpenStack
6 32 (2.00%) nginx
7 31 (1.93%) Tomcat
8 28 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
9 24 (1.50%) CloudStack
10 23 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
11 18 (1.12%) JBoss
12 12 (0.75%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (0.56%) SharePoint
14 8 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 8 (0.50%) Drupal
14 8 (0.50%) Lightstreamer
15 5 (0.31%) Confluence
16 4 (0.25%) GlassFish
Applications
1 84 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 48 (2.99%) MS Visio
3 24 (1.50%) MS Office
4 11 (0.69%) MS Project
5 1 (0.062%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.12%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.062%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.062%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 99 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (2.81%) SaaS
4 34 (2.12%) IaaS
5 28 (1.75%) Office 365
6 14 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.56%) PaaS
9 5 (0.31%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.12%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
10 2 (0.12%) Nimbula
11 1 (0.062%) GitHub
11 1 (0.062%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 1075 (67.02%) Firewall
2 575 (35.85%) Cisco ASA
3 519 (32.36%) WAN
4 459 (28.62%) Network Security
5 434 (27.06%) LAN
6 433 (27.00%) VPN
7 394 (24.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 386 (24.06%) MPLS
9 382 (23.82%) BGP
10 376 (23.44%) OSPF
11 307 (19.14%) TCP/IP
12 287 (17.89%) Wireless
13 267 (16.65%) DNS
14 264 (16.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 221 (13.78%) SSL
16 219 (13.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 213 (13.28%) EIGRP
18 207 (12.91%) BIG-IP
19 177 (11.03%) VoIP
20 159 (9.91%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 49 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (2.06%) MySQL
4 22 (1.37%) Hadoop
4 22 (1.37%) Informix
4 22 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 20 (1.25%) Redis
6 13 (0.81%) Big Data
7 11 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (0.62%) NoSQL
9 9 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (0.50%) Aerospike
10 8 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (0.31%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.19%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.12%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.062%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 59 (3.68%) Jenkins
2 46 (2.87%) Git (software)
3 17 (1.06%) Subversion
4 16 (1.00%) TeamCity
5 15 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (0.62%) JIRA
7 10 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (0.50%) RSpec
9 6 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.25%) Ant
10 4 (0.25%) Travis CI
11 3 (0.19%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.19%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.12%) Maven
13 1 (0.062%) Gitweb
13 1 (0.062%) InstallShield
13 1 (0.062%) JMeter
13 1 (0.062%) MSI
General
1 277 (17.27%) Finance
2 84 (5.24%) Banking
3 83 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 48 (2.99%) German Language
4 48 (2.99%) Retail
5 36 (2.24%) French Language
6 32 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 27 (1.68%) Law
8 26 (1.62%) Games
9 24 (1.50%) Financial Institution
10 21 (1.31%) Back Office
11 18 (1.12%) Legal
12 16 (1.00%) Publishing
13 12 (0.75%) Billing
14 9 (0.56%) Multimedia
15 8 (0.50%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.50%) Spanish Language
16 7 (0.44%) Electronics
16 7 (0.44%) Local Government
17 5 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 748 (46.63%) Network Engineer
2 274 (17.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 261 (16.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 260 (16.21%) Security Engineer
5 202 (12.59%) Network Security Engineer
6 193 (12.03%) Senior Network Engineer
7 146 (9.10%) Consultant
8 137 (8.54%) Support Engineer
9 131 (8.17%) Analyst
10 119 (7.42%) Juniper Engineer
11 111 (6.92%) Architect
11 111 (6.92%) Network Support
12 95 (5.92%) Network Consultant
13 89 (5.55%) Security Consultant
14 86 (5.36%) Network Support Engineer
15 78 (4.86%) Senior Cisco Engineer
16 73 (4.55%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
17 65 (4.05%) Network Analyst
17 65 (4.05%) Network Architect
18 63 (3.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (2.62%) 802.1X
2 28 (1.75%) Web Services
3 22 (1.37%) RabbitMQ
4 18 (1.12%) Middleware
5 15 (0.94%) ActiveMQ
6 14 (0.87%) LAPP Stack
7 11 (0.69%) XML
8 10 (0.62%) HTML
8 10 (0.62%) Node.js
9 9 (0.56%) CSS
10 8 (0.50%) J2EE
10 8 (0.50%) JMS
10 8 (0.50%) Kafka
10 8 (0.50%) MCollective
11 7 (0.44%) XMPP
12 6 (0.37%) LAMP
13 5 (0.31%) AngularJS
13 5 (0.31%) Regular Expression
13 5 (0.31%) SOAP
14 4 (0.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 338 (21.07%) Data Centre
2 94 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (3.93%) Management Information System
4 49 (3.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 37 (2.31%) Computer Science
5 37 (2.31%) Virtual Team
6 34 (2.12%) Clustering
7 30 (1.87%) IPTV
7 30 (1.87%) RSA SecurID
8 27 (1.68%) iPad
9 24 (1.50%) Driving Licence
10 19 (1.18%) Over-the-Top Content
11 17 (1.06%) PKI
12 16 (1.00%) Algorithms
12 16 (1.00%) Private Cloud
13 15 (0.94%) Visualisation
14 14 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
14 14 (0.87%) Public Cloud
15 13 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
16 11 (0.69%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 359 (22.38%) Linux
2 356 (22.19%) Windows
3 170 (10.60%) Unix
4 164 (10.22%) Windows Server
5 102 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 80 (4.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 76 (4.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 71 (4.43%) Solaris
9 70 (4.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 45 (2.81%) Windows 2000
11 40 (2.49%) CentOS
12 24 (1.50%) Ubuntu
13 11 (0.69%) Debian
13 11 (0.69%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.44%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.25%) CatOS
15 4 (0.25%) VMS
16 3 (0.19%) AIX
16 3 (0.19%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.19%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (24.50%) Load Balancing
2 352 (21.95%) ITIL
3 156 (9.73%) Network Design
4 133 (8.29%) Service Delivery
5 125 (7.79%) Presales
6 120 (7.48%) High Availability
7 107 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
8 97 (6.05%) Change Management
9 88 (5.49%) Information Security
10 87 (5.42%) DevOps
11 76 (4.74%) Project Management
12 72 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
12 72 (4.49%) Change Control
13 71 (4.43%) Mentoring
14 68 (4.24%) SIEM
15 66 (4.11%) Network Management
16 60 (3.74%) Network Architecture
17 57 (3.55%) PRINCE2
18 51 (3.18%) Problem Management
19 50 (3.12%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 136 (8.48%) Python
2 110 (6.86%) Perl
3 103 (6.42%) Bash Shell
4 89 (5.55%) Ruby
5 63 (3.93%) PowerShell
6 52 (3.24%) SQL
7 31 (1.93%) Java
8 22 (1.37%) C
9 14 (0.87%) Shell Script
10 11 (0.69%) JavaScript
11 10 (0.62%) PHP
12 9 (0.56%) VB
13 7 (0.44%) R
14 6 (0.37%) C++
15 5 (0.31%) AWK
15 5 (0.31%) sed
15 5 (0.31%) VBScript
16 4 (0.25%) Korn
16 4 (0.25%) Tcl
17 2 (0.12%) C#
Qualifications
1 843 (52.56%) Cisco Certification
2 654 (40.77%) CCNP
3 317 (19.76%) CCNA
4 270 (16.83%) CCIE
5 137 (8.54%) CCSE
5 137 (8.54%) Security Cleared
6 128 (7.98%) Degree
7 105 (6.55%) SC Cleared
8 100 (6.23%) CCDP
9 96 (5.99%) CCSA
10 79 (4.93%) JNCIP
11 75 (4.68%) CCSP
12 67 (4.18%) CCDA
13 63 (3.93%) JNCIA
14 53 (3.30%) JNCIS
15 48 (2.99%) CISSP
16 40 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
17 31 (1.93%) CCVP
18 30 (1.87%) JNCIE
18 30 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (7.48%) SLA
2 52 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (2.12%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.69%) QA
5 9 (0.56%) ISO 8583
6 6 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 6 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.31%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.25%) SAS 70
9 2 (0.12%) COBIT
9 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.062%) GPG13
10 1 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.062%) ISO27002
System Software
1 231 (14.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 174 (10.85%) Active Directory
3 67 (4.18%) vSphere
4 55 (3.43%) Hyper-V
5 37 (2.31%) Firmware
6 35 (2.18%) XenApp
7 31 (1.93%) XenDesktop
8 25 (1.56%) ProxySG
9 22 (1.37%) vCloud
10 20 (1.25%) Docker
11 18 (1.12%) Terminal Services
12 17 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
13 16 (1.00%) Squid
14 15 (0.94%) Varnish
14 15 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
15 13 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
16 11 (0.69%) Snort
16 11 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
17 9 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 8 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 112 (6.98%) Nagios
2 98 (6.11%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (5.30%) Puppet
4 73 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
5 70 (4.36%) Cacti
6 60 (3.74%) Salt
6 60 (3.74%) SolarWinds Orion
7 56 (3.49%) Cisco Prime
8 55 (3.43%) FortiGate
9 40 (2.49%) Ansible
10 30 (1.87%) SCCM
11 25 (1.56%) Graphite
12 24 (1.50%) Grafana
13 22 (1.37%) OpenView
13 22 (1.37%) Opsview
14 19 (1.18%) QRadar
15 18 (1.12%) Netcool
16 16 (1.00%) HP NNM
16 16 (1.00%) Nessus
16 16 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1305 (81.36%) Cisco
2 693 (43.20%) Juniper
3 681 (42.46%) CheckPoint
4 389 (24.25%) VMware
5 384 (23.94%) Palo Alto
6 232 (14.46%) Microsoft
7 214 (13.34%) Blue Coat
8 161 (10.04%) HP
9 159 (9.91%) SolarWinds
10 147 (9.16%) Fortinet
11 146 (9.10%) Citrix
12 145 (9.04%) Riverbed
13 102 (6.36%) Red Hat
14 92 (5.74%) Intel Security
15 75 (4.68%) EMC
16 53 (3.30%) Extreme Networks
16 53 (3.30%) Oracle
17 52 (3.24%) Brocade
18 48 (2.99%) Aruba
19 47 (2.93%) Avaya
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £66,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Saga Group Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: The proposed package is up to £60k basic, plus Bonus plus Benefits plu
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago