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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
UK / England
Rank 335 330 364
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +34
Permanent jobs citing F5 681 880 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.94% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 1.97% 2.08% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 509 677 678
Median salary £50,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
34572 42249 47107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.70% 45.26% 47.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28116 35039 38967
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +21 248 £50,000 - 10
London +29 244 £61,500 +2.50% 28
Yorkshire -15 51 £45,000 -10.00% 5
East of England -26 44 £50,000 -2.91% 6
West Midlands +15 33 £47,500 +1.06% 4
South West +17 24 £50,000 -9.09% 6
North West -24 18 £45,000 +11.45% 1
East Midlands -12 15 £45,750 +1.66% 1
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 1186 (82.48%) Cisco
2 874 (60.78%) Firewall
3 756 (52.57%) Cisco Certification
4 682 (47.43%) CheckPoint
5 659 (45.83%) Juniper
6 514 (35.74%) CCNP
7 413 (28.72%) Palo Alto
8 403 (28.03%) WAN
9 377 (26.22%) MPLS
10 366 (25.45%) LAN
11 353 (24.55%) Cisco ASA
12 335 (23.30%) Network Security
13 333 (23.16%) BGP
14 331 (23.02%) Data Centre
15 317 (22.04%) Load Balancing
16 312 (21.70%) OSPF
17 306 (21.28%) Cisco Nexus
18 297 (20.65%) VPN
19 293 (20.38%) CCNA
20 288 (20.03%) Finance
21 286 (19.89%) ITIL
22 283 (19.68%) Linux
23 281 (19.54%) Windows
24 269 (18.71%) TCP/IP
25 261 (18.15%) Wireless
26 249 (17.32%) VMware
27 232 (16.13%) DNS
28 219 (15.23%) CCIE
29 215 (14.95%) Fortinet
30 205 (14.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

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 50 (3.48%) MS Exchange
2 46 (3.20%) Apache
3 45 (3.13%) Skype for Business
4 36 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 34 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 32 (2.23%) JBoss
7 25 (1.74%) IIS
7 25 (1.74%) WebLogic
8 22 (1.53%) SharePoint
9 15 (1.04%) OpenStack
10 13 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 13 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (0.42%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.35%) nginx
15 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2000
15 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (0.28%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.21%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.09%) MS Office
3 25 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.070%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (0.28%) assyst
2 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.070%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 57 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (1.67%) Office 365
3 24 (1.67%) SaaS
4 22 (1.53%) IaaS
5 15 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.70%) PaaS
7 8 (0.56%) Akamai
7 8 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.28%) iTunes
8 4 (0.28%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.14%) Bluemix
10 2 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.070%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 874 (60.78%) Firewall
2 403 (28.03%) WAN
3 377 (26.22%) MPLS
4 366 (25.45%) LAN
5 353 (24.55%) Cisco ASA
6 335 (23.30%) Network Security
7 333 (23.16%) BGP
8 312 (21.70%) OSPF
9 306 (21.28%) Cisco Nexus
10 297 (20.65%) VPN
11 269 (18.71%) TCP/IP
12 261 (18.15%) Wireless
13 232 (16.13%) DNS
14 205 (14.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 171 (11.89%) Cisco IOS
16 151 (10.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 147 (10.22%) BIG-IP
18 142 (9.87%) EIGRP
19 123 (8.55%) DHCP
20 118 (8.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (4.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.25%) MySQL
3 13 (0.90%) NoSQL
3 13 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (0.63%) MongoDB
5 7 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (0.35%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.21%) Redis
8 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.14%) Big Data
9 2 (0.14%) DB2
9 2 (0.14%) Informix
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.070%) GIS
10 1 (0.070%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 28 (1.95%) Jenkins
3 16 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (0.35%) JIRA
5 5 (0.35%) Maven
6 4 (0.28%) Ant
6 4 (0.28%) Hudson
7 3 (0.21%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.14%) Subversion
9 1 (0.070%) Bundler
9 1 (0.070%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.070%) Firebug
9 1 (0.070%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.070%) Gradle
9 1 (0.070%) gulp
9 1 (0.070%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.070%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.070%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.070%) Mocha
General
1 288 (20.03%) Finance
2 124 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 110 (7.65%) Banking
4 41 (2.85%) Retail
5 38 (2.64%) German Language
6 36 (2.50%) Games
7 25 (1.74%) Publishing
8 24 (1.67%) Back Office
9 22 (1.53%) Investment Banking
10 19 (1.32%) French Language
11 17 (1.18%) Advertising
12 11 (0.76%) Online Betting
13 10 (0.70%) Billing
13 10 (0.70%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.63%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.63%) Marketing
14 9 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.56%) Law
15 8 (0.56%) Legal
16 7 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 665 (46.24%) Network Engineer
2 194 (13.49%) Security Engineer
2 194 (13.49%) Senior Network Engineer
3 167 (11.61%) Cisco Engineer
4 153 (10.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 134 (9.32%) Architect
6 127 (8.83%) Consultant
7 114 (7.93%) Analyst
8 113 (7.86%) Juniper Engineer
8 113 (7.86%) Network Security Engineer
9 75 (5.22%) Support Engineer
10 72 (5.01%) Security Consultant
11 71 (4.94%) Network Support
12 68 (4.73%) Network Consultant
13 66 (4.59%) Network Analyst
14 64 (4.45%) Firewall Engineer
15 63 (4.38%) Network Architect
16 60 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Engineer
17 54 (3.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 51 (3.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (3.96%) 802.1X
2 32 (2.23%) Middleware
3 27 (1.88%) J2EE
4 17 (1.18%) Web Services
5 15 (1.04%) HTML
6 13 (0.90%) .NET
7 12 (0.83%) XML
8 7 (0.49%) LAMP
8 7 (0.49%) Regular Expression
9 6 (0.42%) Node.js
9 6 (0.42%) SOAP
10 5 (0.35%) AngularJS
10 5 (0.35%) CSS
10 5 (0.35%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (0.35%) jQuery
10 5 (0.35%) React
11 4 (0.28%) MAPI
12 3 (0.21%) Java EE
12 3 (0.21%) RESTful
12 3 (0.21%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 331 (23.02%) Data Centre
2 73 (5.08%) Clustering
3 67 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 46 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 27 (1.88%) PKI
7 26 (1.81%) CMDB
7 26 (1.81%) Security Operations Centre
8 23 (1.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 18 (1.25%) Fintech
10 16 (1.11%) Replication
11 15 (1.04%) Driving Licence
12 13 (0.90%) User Experience
13 12 (0.83%) RSA SecurID
14 10 (0.70%) Data Conversion
15 9 (0.63%) Virtual Team
16 8 (0.56%) DataPower
16 8 (0.56%) iPad
17 7 (0.49%) FlexPod
17 7 (0.49%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 283 (19.68%) Linux
2 281 (19.54%) Windows
3 169 (11.75%) Unix
4 116 (8.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (6.75%) Windows Server
6 84 (5.84%) Solaris
7 69 (4.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 67 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 55 (3.82%) Windows 2000
10 23 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.83%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.56%) CentOS
13 7 (0.49%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.35%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.21%) AIX
16 3 (0.21%) VMS
16 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (22.04%) Load Balancing
2 286 (19.89%) ITIL
3 171 (11.89%) Presales
4 143 (9.94%) Network Design
5 107 (7.44%) Change Control
6 98 (6.82%) Service Delivery
7 95 (6.61%) Risk Management
8 90 (6.26%) High Availability
9 88 (6.12%) Project Management
10 83 (5.77%) Information Security
10 83 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
11 74 (5.15%) Mentoring
12 68 (4.73%) Kalman Filter
13 63 (4.38%) Change Management
13 63 (4.38%) Network Management
14 62 (4.31%) Problem Management
15 57 (3.96%) Line Management
16 55 (3.82%) Service Management
17 47 (3.27%) ITIL V3
18 46 (3.20%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 90 (6.26%) PowerShell
2 75 (5.22%) SQL
3 72 (5.01%) Perl
4 48 (3.34%) Python
5 32 (2.23%) Java
6 30 (2.09%) Bash Shell
7 18 (1.25%) JavaScript
8 16 (1.11%) Ruby
9 13 (0.90%) PHP
10 10 (0.70%) C
11 9 (0.63%) Lisp
12 8 (0.56%) C++
13 4 (0.28%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.28%) VBScript
14 3 (0.21%) VB
15 2 (0.14%) Go
15 2 (0.14%) R
16 1 (0.070%) C#
16 1 (0.070%) Korn
16 1 (0.070%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 756 (52.57%) Cisco Certification
2 514 (35.74%) CCNP
3 293 (20.38%) CCNA
4 219 (15.23%) CCIE
5 108 (7.51%) Security Cleared
6 93 (6.47%) Degree
7 82 (5.70%) CCSE
8 58 (4.03%) SC Cleared
9 54 (3.76%) CCSA
10 49 (3.41%) JNCIS
11 38 (2.64%) CCDP
12 37 (2.57%) CISSP
12 37 (2.57%) JNCIA
13 33 (2.29%) CCSP
14 31 (2.16%) JNCIP
15 29 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
16 26 (1.81%) DV Cleared
16 26 (1.81%) MCSE
17 22 (1.53%) CCDA
18 21 (1.46%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (7.16%) SLA
2 86 (5.98%) PCI DSS
3 34 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.90%) QA
5 8 (0.56%) GPG13
5 8 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.14%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.070%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.070%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 200 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 145 (10.08%) Active Directory
3 84 (5.84%) Hyper-V
4 38 (2.64%) XenApp
5 35 (2.43%) Forefront TMG
6 29 (2.02%) Firmware
6 29 (2.02%) ProxySG
7 24 (1.67%) vSphere
8 19 (1.32%) ISA Server
9 18 (1.25%) Terminal Services
9 18 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
10 16 (1.11%) VMware ESX
10 16 (1.11%) XenDesktop
11 13 (0.90%) OpenSIPS
11 13 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.49%) Xen
13 6 (0.42%) iptables
13 6 (0.42%) NFS
13 6 (0.42%) XenServer
14 5 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 81 (5.63%) FortiGate
2 61 (4.24%) Puppet
3 54 (3.76%) Cisco Prime
4 37 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (2.36%) SCOM
6 33 (2.29%) Ansible
7 30 (2.09%) SCCM
8 25 (1.74%) SolarWinds Orion
9 21 (1.46%) Nagios
10 18 (1.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 18 (1.25%) MOM
10 18 (1.25%) WSUS
11 17 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
12 16 (1.11%) CFEngine
12 16 (1.11%) Salt
13 14 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
13 14 (0.97%) TrustSec
14 13 (0.90%) QRadar
15 12 (0.83%) Cisco CME
15 12 (0.83%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1186 (82.48%) Cisco
2 682 (47.43%) CheckPoint
3 659 (45.83%) Juniper
4 413 (28.72%) Palo Alto
5 249 (17.32%) VMware
6 215 (14.95%) Fortinet
7 188 (13.07%) Blue Coat
8 181 (12.59%) Microsoft
9 155 (10.78%) HP
10 130 (9.04%) Riverbed
11 120 (8.34%) SolarWinds
12 99 (6.88%) Citrix
13 97 (6.75%) Brocade
14 93 (6.47%) Sourcefire
15 67 (4.66%) Red Hat
16 63 (4.38%) Intel Security
17 57 (3.96%) Extreme Networks
18 54 (3.76%) Crossbeam
19 53 (3.69%) Cyber-Ark
20 48 (3.34%) Aruba
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £66,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10% + On Call
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 10 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum £65k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, 30 days holiday
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + pension + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
The North Starr
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £48000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £5000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + benefits+certified training
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Certs
Posted: 3 days ago