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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 347 361 339
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Permanent jobs citing F5 757 860 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.85% 0.84% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 1.97% 1.84% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 586 692 773
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
38478 46733 50449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.36% 45.61% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31320 38723 40302
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,500
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 25 September 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 25 September 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
London +12 288 £60,000 +6.19% 19
South East +55 252 £52,500 +5.00% 12
East of England -1 57 £45,000 -8.16% 4
West Midlands -12 47 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Yorkshire +12 46 £45,000 -25.00% 5
South West -9 25 £43,750 -6.91% 6
North West +4 24 £47,500 -32.14% 6
East Midlands -3 9 £37,000 -2.84%
North East +8 5 £26,000 - 5
Midlands - 1 £75,000 -
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1191 (82.37%) Cisco
2 957 (66.18%) Firewall
3 722 (49.93%) Cisco Certification
4 684 (47.30%) CheckPoint
5 601 (41.56%) Juniper
6 550 (38.04%) CCNP
7 436 (30.15%) Cisco ASA
8 404 (27.94%) WAN
9 393 (27.18%) Network Security
10 363 (25.10%) LAN
11 360 (24.90%) VPN
11 360 (24.90%) Palo Alto
12 357 (24.69%) ITIL
13 352 (24.34%) MPLS
14 342 (23.65%) VMware
15 340 (23.51%) BGP
16 338 (23.37%) Cisco Nexus
17 319 (22.06%) Data Centre
17 319 (22.06%) Linux
18 318 (21.99%) Load Balancing
19 308 (21.30%) Windows
19 308 (21.30%) OSPF
20 281 (19.43%) CCNA
21 277 (19.16%) TCP/IP
22 263 (18.19%) Finance
23 259 (17.91%) Wireless
24 245 (16.94%) DNS
25 228 (15.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
26 222 (15.35%) VMware Infrastructure
27 219 (15.15%) CCIE

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 52 (3.60%) IIS
2 48 (3.32%) Apache
3 43 (2.97%) Skype for Business
4 42 (2.90%) MS Exchange
5 31 (2.14%) OpenStack
6 26 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (1.80%) Tomcat
7 15 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (1.04%) nginx
8 12 (0.83%) JBoss
8 12 (0.83%) WebLogic
9 9 (0.62%) SharePoint
10 7 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.35%) CloudStack
11 5 (0.35%) Drupal
11 5 (0.35%) Lightstreamer
12 4 (0.28%) CMS
12 4 (0.28%) Confluence
12 4 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 60 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 32 (2.21%) MS Visio
3 19 (1.31%) MS Office
4 10 (0.69%) MS Project
5 3 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.069%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.14%) assyst
2 2 (0.14%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (5.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (2.77%) SaaS
4 37 (2.56%) IaaS
5 26 (1.80%) Office 365
6 21 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.41%) Mimecast
8 6 (0.41%) PaaS
9 2 (0.14%) iTunes
9 2 (0.14%) Nimbula
10 1 (0.069%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.069%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.069%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.069%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 957 (66.18%) Firewall
2 436 (30.15%) Cisco ASA
3 404 (27.94%) WAN
4 393 (27.18%) Network Security
5 363 (25.10%) LAN
6 360 (24.90%) VPN
7 352 (24.34%) MPLS
8 340 (23.51%) BGP
9 338 (23.37%) Cisco Nexus
10 308 (21.30%) OSPF
11 277 (19.16%) TCP/IP
12 259 (17.91%) Wireless
13 245 (16.94%) DNS
14 228 (15.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 198 (13.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 189 (13.07%) EIGRP
17 185 (12.79%) BIG-IP
18 156 (10.79%) SSL
19 152 (10.51%) DHCP
20 143 (9.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (2.49%) SQL Server
2 20 (1.38%) MySQL
3 17 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (0.69%) Redis
5 9 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (0.55%) Informix
6 8 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (0.41%) MongoDB
7 6 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (0.35%) Big Data
8 5 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.28%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.28%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.14%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.069%) Aerospike
11 1 (0.069%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.069%) GIS
11 1 (0.069%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.069%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (3.18%) Git (software)
2 45 (3.11%) Jenkins
3 17 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (0.76%) Subversion
5 9 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (0.48%) Travis CI
7 5 (0.35%) JIRA
7 5 (0.35%) RSpec
8 4 (0.28%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.14%) Ant
11 1 (0.069%) Gitweb
11 1 (0.069%) JMeter
11 1 (0.069%) LoadRunner
General
1 263 (18.19%) Finance
2 90 (6.22%) Banking
3 75 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 50 (3.46%) German Language
5 38 (2.63%) Retail
6 37 (2.56%) French Language
7 24 (1.66%) Publishing
8 23 (1.59%) Back Office
8 23 (1.59%) Law
9 19 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 18 (1.24%) Games
11 17 (1.18%) Legal
12 16 (1.11%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.69%) Billing
13 10 (0.69%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.55%) Local Government
15 7 (0.48%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.35%) Online Betting
17 4 (0.28%) Electronics
18 3 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 677 (46.82%) Network Engineer
2 229 (15.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 223 (15.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 216 (14.94%) Security Engineer
5 206 (14.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 152 (10.51%) Network Security Engineer
7 123 (8.51%) Consultant
8 122 (8.44%) Support Engineer
9 109 (7.54%) Network Support
10 108 (7.47%) Architect
11 106 (7.33%) Analyst
12 101 (6.98%) Juniper Engineer
13 85 (5.88%) Security Consultant
14 81 (5.60%) Network Support Engineer
15 77 (5.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
16 75 (5.19%) Network Consultant
17 71 (4.91%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
18 63 (4.36%) Network Architect
19 61 (4.22%) Linux Engineer
20 52 (3.60%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (2.70%) 802.1X
2 23 (1.59%) Middleware
3 14 (0.97%) HTML
3 14 (0.97%) J2EE
4 13 (0.90%) XML
5 12 (0.83%) Node.js
6 11 (0.76%) Web Services
7 9 (0.62%) LAPP Stack
8 8 (0.55%) AngularJS
8 8 (0.55%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (0.48%) ActiveMQ
9 7 (0.48%) React
10 6 (0.41%) LAMP
10 6 (0.41%) Regular Expression
11 5 (0.35%) JMS
11 5 (0.35%) Kafka
11 5 (0.35%) MCollective
11 5 (0.35%) SAML
11 5 (0.35%) XMPP
12 4 (0.28%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 319 (22.06%) Data Centre
2 75 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 45 (3.11%) Clustering
5 43 (2.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 37 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 32 (2.21%) Virtual Team
8 23 (1.59%) CMDB
9 21 (1.45%) Driving Licence
9 21 (1.45%) RSA SecurID
10 18 (1.24%) PKI
11 15 (1.04%) Private Cloud
12 14 (0.97%) IPTV
12 14 (0.97%) Over-the-Top Content
12 14 (0.97%) Public Cloud
13 13 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
14 12 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
15 10 (0.69%) Algorithms
15 10 (0.69%) User Experience
16 8 (0.55%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 319 (22.06%) Linux
2 308 (21.30%) Windows
3 183 (12.66%) Unix
4 131 (9.06%) Windows Server
5 94 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 76 (5.26%) Solaris
7 59 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 54 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 52 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 47 (3.25%) Windows 2000
11 19 (1.31%) CentOS
12 11 (0.76%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.55%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.48%) VMS
14 7 (0.48%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.41%) Debian
16 4 (0.28%) CatOS
17 3 (0.21%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.21%) Windows NT
18 2 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (24.69%) ITIL
2 318 (21.99%) Load Balancing
3 143 (9.89%) Presales
4 131 (9.06%) Network Design
5 120 (8.30%) Service Delivery
6 99 (6.85%) Change Management
7 88 (6.09%) Change Control
7 88 (6.09%) Information Security
8 80 (5.53%) Project Management
9 70 (4.84%) High Availability
10 67 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
10 67 (4.63%) Network Monitoring
11 60 (4.15%) DevOps
12 58 (4.01%) Network Management
13 57 (3.94%) Problem Management
14 55 (3.80%) Incident Management
14 55 (3.80%) Mentoring
15 53 (3.67%) PRINCE2
16 50 (3.46%) Configuration Management
17 48 (3.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (6.85%) Python
2 98 (6.78%) Perl
3 82 (5.67%) PowerShell
4 65 (4.50%) Bash Shell
5 54 (3.73%) SQL
6 52 (3.60%) Ruby
7 33 (2.28%) Java
8 20 (1.38%) JavaScript
9 15 (1.04%) C
10 13 (0.90%) PHP
11 12 (0.83%) Shell Script
12 9 (0.62%) Lisp
12 9 (0.62%) R
13 8 (0.55%) VB
14 7 (0.48%) C++
15 4 (0.28%) VBScript
16 3 (0.21%) Korn
17 2 (0.14%) Go
18 1 (0.069%) C#
18 1 (0.069%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 722 (49.93%) Cisco Certification
2 550 (38.04%) CCNP
3 281 (19.43%) CCNA
4 219 (15.15%) CCIE
5 128 (8.85%) Security Cleared
6 114 (7.88%) CCSE
7 101 (6.98%) Degree
8 82 (5.67%) SC Cleared
9 68 (4.70%) CCSA
10 55 (3.80%) CCDP
11 54 (3.73%) CISSP
12 44 (3.04%) JNCIS
13 42 (2.90%) JNCIP
14 40 (2.77%) CCSP
15 38 (2.63%) JNCIA
16 34 (2.35%) CCDA
17 29 (2.01%) Check Point Certification
17 29 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
18 25 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 24 (1.66%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (7.19%) SLA
2 54 (3.73%) PCI DSS
3 50 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.69%) QA
5 7 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 7 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.41%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.28%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.21%) SAS 70
9 2 (0.14%) COBIT
10 1 (0.069%) GPG13
10 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 222 (15.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 153 (10.58%) Active Directory
3 63 (4.36%) Hyper-V
4 42 (2.90%) vSphere
5 39 (2.70%) XenApp
6 34 (2.35%) Firmware
7 25 (1.73%) ProxySG
8 23 (1.59%) XenDesktop
9 20 (1.38%) vCloud
10 18 (1.24%) Terminal Services
10 18 (1.24%) VMware Workstation
11 16 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
12 15 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (0.97%) ISA Server
14 11 (0.76%) Snort
15 10 (0.69%) Xen
16 9 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 9 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
17 8 (0.55%) Squid
18 7 (0.48%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 86 (5.95%) Puppet
2 77 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (4.56%) Nagios
4 53 (3.67%) Cisco Prime
5 50 (3.46%) FortiGate
6 43 (2.97%) Salt
7 42 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
8 36 (2.49%) SolarWinds Orion
9 35 (2.42%) Ansible
9 35 (2.42%) Cacti
10 23 (1.59%) CFEngine
10 23 (1.59%) SCCM
11 21 (1.45%) QRadar
11 21 (1.45%) Rundeck
12 18 (1.24%) SCOM
12 18 (1.24%) WSUS
13 16 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 16 (1.11%) MOM
13 16 (1.11%) Nessus
13 16 (1.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1191 (82.37%) Cisco
2 684 (47.30%) CheckPoint
3 601 (41.56%) Juniper
4 360 (24.90%) Palo Alto
5 342 (23.65%) VMware
6 195 (13.49%) Blue Coat
7 182 (12.59%) Fortinet
8 169 (11.69%) Microsoft
9 157 (10.86%) HP
10 130 (8.99%) SolarWinds
11 124 (8.58%) Citrix
12 117 (8.09%) Riverbed
13 95 (6.57%) Red Hat
14 77 (5.33%) Intel Security
15 69 (4.77%) Brocade
16 61 (4.22%) EMC
17 52 (3.60%) Cyber-Ark
18 51 (3.53%) Extreme Networks
18 51 (3.53%) NetApp
19 50 (3.46%) Sourcefire
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £46000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 50,000-55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare...
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dominos
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £63000 per annum + bens, OT & on-call
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 23 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 8& pension, medical, life, health etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Bonus, Healthcare, Car Allowance
Posted: 20 days ago