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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 369 295 438
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +143
Permanent jobs citing F5 751 1064 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.80% 1.07% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 2.28% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 650 795 573
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
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
41628 46670 51287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.59% 46.83% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 34402 38012 42002
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 May 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 May 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 -20 283 £50,000 - 17
London -101 267 £57,500 +4.54% 30
East of England +28 70 £53,500 +32.09% 3
Yorkshire -51 41 £51,250 +2.50% 11
North West +33 24 £40,000 +45.45% 5
West Midlands -26 22 £45,000 -1.09% 8
South West -10 17 £57,750 -3.75% 3
East Midlands +3 15 £44,000 -2.22% 1
North East +8 9 £38,750 -22.50%
Midlands - 4 £55,000 -
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1393 (80.33%) Cisco
2 1178 (67.94%) Firewall
3 925 (53.34%) Cisco Certification
4 738 (42.56%) CheckPoint
5 726 (41.87%) CCNP
6 710 (40.95%) Juniper
7 686 (39.56%) Cisco ASA
8 597 (34.43%) WAN
9 498 (28.72%) Network Security
10 476 (27.45%) LAN
11 464 (26.76%) Load Balancing
12 457 (26.36%) Cisco Nexus
13 428 (24.68%) BGP
14 425 (24.51%) OSPF
15 423 (24.39%) VPN
16 418 (24.11%) MPLS
17 416 (23.99%) Linux
18 406 (23.41%) VMware
19 394 (22.72%) Data Centre
20 385 (22.20%) Palo Alto
21 377 (21.74%) Windows
22 362 (20.88%) TCP/IP
23 328 (18.92%) ITIL
24 324 (18.69%) CCIE
24 324 (18.69%) Wireless
25 321 (18.51%) CCNA
26 308 (17.76%) DNS
27 291 (16.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
28 257 (14.82%) Microsoft
28 257 (14.82%) VMware Infrastructure

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 75 (4.33%) IIS
2 63 (3.63%) Skype for Business
3 62 (3.58%) Apache
4 49 (2.83%) MS Exchange
5 45 (2.60%) nginx
6 43 (2.48%) CloudStack
7 37 (2.13%) OpenStack
7 37 (2.13%) Tomcat
8 30 (1.73%) JBoss
9 27 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
10 20 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (0.92%) WebLogic
12 12 (0.69%) SharePoint
13 9 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 8 (0.46%) Drupal
14 8 (0.46%) Lightstreamer
14 8 (0.46%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 101 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 56 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 25 (1.44%) MS Office
4 9 (0.52%) MS Project
5 1 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.058%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 121 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (2.36%) SaaS
4 28 (1.61%) IaaS
5 26 (1.50%) Office 365
6 10 (0.58%) PaaS
7 6 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.35%) IBM PureFlex
8 3 (0.17%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.12%) Nimbula
9 2 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.058%) GitHub
10 1 (0.058%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.058%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1178 (67.94%) Firewall
2 686 (39.56%) Cisco ASA
3 597 (34.43%) WAN
4 498 (28.72%) Network Security
5 476 (27.45%) LAN
6 457 (26.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 428 (24.68%) BGP
8 425 (24.51%) OSPF
9 423 (24.39%) VPN
10 418 (24.11%) MPLS
11 362 (20.88%) TCP/IP
12 324 (18.69%) Wireless
13 308 (17.76%) DNS
14 291 (16.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 251 (14.48%) BIG-IP
16 228 (13.15%) SSL
17 221 (12.75%) EIGRP
18 199 (11.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 185 (10.67%) VoIP
20 172 (9.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (4.56%) SQL Server
2 65 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
3 51 (2.94%) MySQL
4 38 (2.19%) Hadoop
5 35 (2.02%) MongoDB
6 34 (1.96%) Informix
7 24 (1.38%) Redis
8 23 (1.33%) NoSQL
9 21 (1.21%) Big Data
10 9 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (0.46%) Aerospike
11 8 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (0.40%) Couchbase
12 7 (0.40%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.12%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.058%) Data Mining
16 1 (0.058%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 75 (4.33%) Jenkins
2 53 (3.06%) Git (software)
3 24 (1.38%) Subversion
4 23 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 23 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 17 (0.98%) TeamCity
6 16 (0.92%) JIRA
7 9 (0.52%) Ant
8 8 (0.46%) Maven
8 8 (0.46%) RSpec
9 6 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.29%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.17%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.17%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.058%) InstallShield
12 1 (0.058%) JMeter
12 1 (0.058%) MSI
General
1 247 (14.24%) Finance
2 94 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 91 (5.25%) Banking
4 46 (2.65%) German Language
5 42 (2.42%) Retail
6 32 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 30 (1.73%) Financial Institution
8 29 (1.67%) French Language
9 25 (1.44%) Games
10 23 (1.33%) Law
11 20 (1.15%) Legal
12 19 (1.10%) Back Office
13 13 (0.75%) Billing
13 13 (0.75%) Marketing
14 9 (0.52%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.52%) Multimedia
14 9 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.52%) Publishing
15 7 (0.40%) Electronics
15 7 (0.40%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 796 (45.91%) Network Engineer
2 287 (16.55%) Security Engineer
3 269 (15.51%) Cisco Engineer
4 246 (14.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 237 (13.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 229 (13.21%) Senior Network Engineer
7 163 (9.40%) Consultant
8 145 (8.36%) Analyst
9 143 (8.25%) Support Engineer
10 117 (6.75%) Architect
11 112 (6.46%) Network Support
12 106 (6.11%) Juniper Engineer
13 105 (6.06%) Network Consultant
14 97 (5.59%) Security Consultant
15 89 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
16 85 (4.90%) Senior Cisco Engineer
17 81 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 81 (4.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
18 73 (4.21%) Network Analyst
19 69 (3.98%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (2.83%) 802.1X
2 34 (1.96%) Web Services
3 28 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
4 23 (1.33%) ActiveMQ
5 19 (1.10%) Middleware
6 15 (0.87%) LAMP
7 14 (0.81%) CSS
7 14 (0.81%) LAPP Stack
8 12 (0.69%) J2EE
9 11 (0.63%) SOAP
10 10 (0.58%) REST
11 8 (0.46%) JMS
11 8 (0.46%) Kafka
11 8 (0.46%) LEMP Stack
11 8 (0.46%) MCollective
12 7 (0.40%) XML
13 4 (0.23%) .NET
13 4 (0.23%) COM
13 4 (0.23%) Spring
13 4 (0.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 394 (22.72%) Data Centre
2 89 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 44 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 42 (2.42%) Clustering
6 38 (2.19%) Computer Science
7 29 (1.67%) RSA SecurID
8 27 (1.56%) iPad
8 27 (1.56%) IPTV
9 24 (1.38%) Driving Licence
10 23 (1.33%) Visualisation
11 21 (1.21%) PKI
12 19 (1.10%) Public Cloud
12 19 (1.10%) Replication
13 17 (0.98%) Algorithms
13 17 (0.98%) Statistics
14 16 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
14 16 (0.92%) Over-the-Top Content
15 13 (0.75%) EMC VNX
15 13 (0.75%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 416 (23.99%) Linux
2 377 (21.74%) Windows
3 184 (10.61%) Unix
4 150 (8.65%) Windows Server
5 113 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 112 (6.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 86 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 77 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 69 (3.98%) Solaris
10 47 (2.71%) CentOS
11 46 (2.65%) Windows 2000
12 32 (1.85%) Ubuntu
13 17 (0.98%) Debian
14 9 (0.52%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.46%) Android
16 4 (0.23%) CatOS
17 3 (0.17%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.17%) Windows NT
18 2 (0.12%) AIX
18 2 (0.12%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (26.76%) Load Balancing
2 328 (18.92%) ITIL
3 162 (9.34%) Network Design
4 149 (8.59%) High Availability
5 147 (8.48%) Presales
6 127 (7.32%) Service Delivery
7 115 (6.63%) Network Monitoring
8 102 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 91 (5.25%) Network Management
10 90 (5.19%) DevOps
11 86 (4.96%) Information Security
12 85 (4.90%) Change Management
13 74 (4.27%) Project Management
14 73 (4.21%) Network Architecture
15 72 (4.15%) Agile Software Development
16 68 (3.92%) PRINCE2
17 66 (3.81%) SIEM
18 59 (3.40%) Data Protection
19 58 (3.34%) Configuration Management
20 57 (3.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 158 (9.11%) Python
2 119 (6.86%) Perl
3 115 (6.63%) Bash Shell
4 106 (6.11%) Ruby
5 55 (3.17%) PowerShell
5 55 (3.17%) SQL
6 36 (2.08%) Java
7 19 (1.10%) C
8 18 (1.04%) PHP
9 14 (0.81%) Shell Script
10 13 (0.75%) Tcl
11 9 (0.52%) VB
12 7 (0.40%) JavaScript
13 6 (0.35%) C++
14 5 (0.29%) AWK
14 5 (0.29%) sed
15 3 (0.17%) Korn
15 3 (0.17%) VBScript
16 2 (0.12%) C#
17 1 (0.058%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 925 (53.34%) Cisco Certification
2 726 (41.87%) CCNP
3 324 (18.69%) CCIE
4 321 (18.51%) CCNA
5 161 (9.28%) CCSE
6 129 (7.44%) Degree
7 125 (7.21%) CCDP
8 112 (6.46%) Security Cleared
9 102 (5.88%) CCSA
10 93 (5.36%) CCSP
11 91 (5.25%) SC Cleared
12 74 (4.27%) CCDA
13 73 (4.21%) JNCIP
14 64 (3.69%) JNCIA
15 52 (3.00%) JNCIS
16 48 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
17 40 (2.31%) CCVP
18 34 (1.96%) Check Point Certification
18 34 (1.96%) MCSE
18 34 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (7.79%) SLA
2 45 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (1.73%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.58%) QA
5 9 (0.52%) ISO 8583
6 8 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.17%) COBIT
9 2 (0.12%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.12%) SAS 70
10 1 (0.058%) GPG13
10 1 (0.058%) ISO27002
System Software
1 257 (14.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 163 (9.40%) Active Directory
3 71 (4.09%) vSphere
4 51 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 32 (1.85%) Docker
5 32 (1.85%) XenApp
6 31 (1.79%) Firmware
7 27 (1.56%) XenDesktop
8 24 (1.38%) ProxySG
9 20 (1.15%) vCloud
10 17 (0.98%) Varnish
11 16 (0.92%) Squid
11 16 (0.92%) Terminal Services
12 15 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
14 13 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
15 9 (0.52%) iptables
16 8 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 8 (0.46%) Xen
17 7 (0.40%) Snort
Systems Management
1 138 (7.96%) Nagios
2 118 (6.81%) Opscode Chef
3 95 (5.48%) Cacti
4 85 (4.90%) Puppet
5 77 (4.44%) Salt
6 69 (3.98%) SolarWinds Orion
7 61 (3.52%) FortiGate
8 57 (3.29%) Cisco CUCM
9 54 (3.11%) Cisco Prime
10 49 (2.83%) Ansible
11 37 (2.13%) Graphite
12 36 (2.08%) Opsview
13 30 (1.73%) Grafana
14 22 (1.27%) SCCM
15 20 (1.15%) HP NNM
16 17 (0.98%) OpenView
17 16 (0.92%) Netcool
17 16 (0.92%) SCOM
18 15 (0.87%) OpenNMS
19 14 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1393 (80.33%) Cisco
2 738 (42.56%) CheckPoint
3 710 (40.95%) Juniper
4 406 (23.41%) VMware
5 385 (22.20%) Palo Alto
6 257 (14.82%) Microsoft
7 242 (13.96%) Blue Coat
8 178 (10.27%) Riverbed
9 167 (9.63%) HP
10 160 (9.23%) SolarWinds
11 146 (8.42%) Citrix
12 138 (7.96%) Fortinet
13 125 (7.21%) Red Hat
14 93 (5.36%) Intel Security
15 80 (4.61%) EMC
16 68 (3.92%) Oracle
17 67 (3.86%) Sourcefire
18 61 (3.52%) Brocade
19 51 (2.94%) Forcepoint
20 47 (2.71%) NetApp
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 1 hour ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: NEG
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000 - 70000 + shift allowance + car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Water
Salary: up to £45,000 depending on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 70k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Bonus (26%), Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 3 days ago