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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 342 296 441
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +145
Permanent jobs citing F5 870 1104 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.90% 1.07% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.99% 2.29% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 754 829 570
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,300 £65,000
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
43620 48170 52334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.29% 46.81% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36088 39092 42432
Median salary £46,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 3 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 3 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 +21 333 £50,000 - 20
London -100 321 £55,000 - 13
East of England +42 86 £55,000 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire -43 43 £50,000 - 7
South West -11 24 £54,290 +8.58% 4
North West +28 22 £39,250 -21.50% 3
West Midlands -20 18 £47,500 +11.76% 10
East Midlands +2 13 £37,750 -34.34% 1
North East +11 11 £38,750 -22.50% 2
Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 1415 (79.36%) Cisco
2 1203 (67.47%) Firewall
3 957 (53.67%) Cisco Certification
4 750 (42.06%) CCNP
5 746 (41.84%) CheckPoint
6 722 (40.49%) Juniper
7 684 (38.36%) Cisco ASA
8 590 (33.09%) WAN
9 494 (27.71%) Load Balancing
10 478 (26.81%) Network Security
11 473 (26.53%) LAN
12 468 (26.25%) Cisco Nexus
13 455 (25.52%) Linux
14 429 (24.06%) MPLS
14 429 (24.06%) OSPF
15 426 (23.89%) BGP
16 423 (23.72%) Data Centre
17 415 (23.28%) VPN
18 407 (22.83%) VMware
19 398 (22.32%) Windows
20 395 (22.15%) Palo Alto
21 381 (21.37%) TCP/IP
22 342 (19.18%) ITIL
23 336 (18.84%) Wireless
24 328 (18.40%) CCNA
25 327 (18.34%) CCIE
26 316 (17.72%) DNS
27 288 (16.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
28 269 (15.09%) BIG-IP
29 266 (14.92%) 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 77 (4.32%) IIS
2 69 (3.87%) Apache
3 60 (3.37%) Skype for Business
4 55 (3.08%) MS Exchange
5 50 (2.80%) CloudStack
6 42 (2.36%) nginx
7 38 (2.13%) Tomcat
8 35 (1.96%) JBoss
8 35 (1.96%) OpenStack
9 27 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 22 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
11 20 (1.12%) SharePoint
12 17 (0.95%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.62%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 7 (0.39%) Drupal
15 7 (0.39%) Lightstreamer
16 6 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 94 (5.27%) MS Excel
2 54 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 31 (1.74%) MS Office
4 2 (0.11%) MS Project
5 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.056%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.056%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.056%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 121 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (2.13%) SaaS
4 23 (1.29%) IaaS
5 16 (0.90%) Office 365
6 9 (0.50%) PaaS
7 6 (0.34%) IBM PureFlex
7 6 (0.34%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.11%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.056%) GitHub
10 1 (0.056%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.056%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1203 (67.47%) Firewall
2 684 (38.36%) Cisco ASA
3 590 (33.09%) WAN
4 478 (26.81%) Network Security
5 473 (26.53%) LAN
6 468 (26.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 429 (24.06%) MPLS
7 429 (24.06%) OSPF
8 426 (23.89%) BGP
9 415 (23.28%) VPN
10 381 (21.37%) TCP/IP
11 336 (18.84%) Wireless
12 316 (17.72%) DNS
13 288 (16.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 269 (15.09%) BIG-IP
15 227 (12.73%) SSL
16 217 (12.17%) EIGRP
17 190 (10.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 183 (10.26%) VoIP
19 170 (9.53%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 66 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 64 (3.59%) MySQL
4 44 (2.47%) Informix
5 39 (2.19%) Hadoop
6 37 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 25 (1.40%) Big Data
7 25 (1.40%) NoSQL
8 23 (1.29%) Redis
9 12 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (0.50%) Couchbase
11 9 (0.50%) Relational Database
12 8 (0.45%) Aerospike
12 8 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.056%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.056%) DB2
14 1 (0.056%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 74 (4.15%) Jenkins
2 51 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 24 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 22 (1.23%) Subversion
5 21 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 17 (0.95%) JIRA
6 17 (0.95%) TeamCity
7 8 (0.45%) Ant
7 8 (0.45%) Maven
8 7 (0.39%) RSpec
9 6 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.34%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.17%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.056%) InstallShield
11 1 (0.056%) JMeter
11 1 (0.056%) MSI
11 1 (0.056%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 240 (13.46%) Finance
2 101 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 99 (5.55%) Banking
4 52 (2.92%) Retail
5 49 (2.75%) German Language
6 35 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 31 (1.74%) French Language
8 29 (1.63%) Financial Institution
9 26 (1.46%) Games
10 23 (1.29%) Back Office
10 23 (1.29%) Legal
11 20 (1.12%) Law
12 14 (0.79%) Marketing
13 13 (0.73%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.67%) Billing
15 10 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.50%) Multimedia
16 9 (0.50%) Publishing
17 8 (0.45%) Online Betting
18 7 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 793 (44.48%) Network Engineer
2 280 (15.70%) Security Engineer
3 268 (15.03%) Cisco Engineer
4 235 (13.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 225 (12.62%) Network Security Engineer
6 218 (12.23%) Senior Network Engineer
7 161 (9.03%) Consultant
8 153 (8.58%) Analyst
9 142 (7.96%) Support Engineer
10 129 (7.23%) Architect
11 113 (6.34%) Network Support
12 105 (5.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 103 (5.78%) Juniper Engineer
14 95 (5.33%) Network Consultant
14 95 (5.33%) Security Consultant
15 86 (4.82%) Network Support Engineer
16 80 (4.49%) Network Analyst
17 78 (4.37%) Senior Cisco Engineer
18 75 (4.21%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
19 68 (3.81%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (2.58%) 802.1X
2 36 (2.02%) Web Services
3 30 (1.68%) RabbitMQ
4 23 (1.29%) LAMP
5 22 (1.23%) ActiveMQ
6 20 (1.12%) Middleware
7 16 (0.90%) CSS
8 14 (0.79%) SOAP
9 13 (0.73%) J2EE
9 13 (0.73%) REST
10 10 (0.56%) LAPP Stack
11 8 (0.45%) LEMP Stack
12 7 (0.39%) .NET
12 7 (0.39%) JMS
12 7 (0.39%) Kafka
12 7 (0.39%) MCollective
12 7 (0.39%) XML
13 4 (0.22%) COM
13 4 (0.22%) Spring
13 4 (0.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 423 (23.72%) Data Centre
2 99 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 50 (2.80%) Clustering
5 42 (2.36%) Management Information System
6 35 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 29 (1.63%) iPad
8 24 (1.35%) IPTV
8 24 (1.35%) Visualisation
9 23 (1.29%) Driving Licence
9 23 (1.29%) RSA SecurID
10 22 (1.23%) Algorithms
10 22 (1.23%) Statistics
11 19 (1.07%) Replication
12 18 (1.01%) PKI
13 16 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
13 16 (0.90%) Public Cloud
14 13 (0.73%) EMC VNX
14 13 (0.73%) Over-the-Top Content
15 12 (0.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 455 (25.52%) Linux
2 398 (22.32%) Windows
3 197 (11.05%) Unix
4 145 (8.13%) Windows Server
5 129 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 123 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 99 (5.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 79 (4.43%) Solaris
8 79 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 54 (3.03%) Windows 2000
10 45 (2.52%) CentOS
11 33 (1.85%) Ubuntu
12 16 (0.90%) Debian
13 8 (0.45%) Android
14 7 (0.39%) CatOS
15 3 (0.17%) AIX
15 3 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.17%) Windows NT
16 2 (0.11%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.11%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (27.71%) Load Balancing
2 342 (19.18%) ITIL
3 157 (8.81%) Network Design
4 152 (8.52%) High Availability
5 148 (8.30%) Presales
6 125 (7.01%) Service Delivery
7 113 (6.34%) Mentoring
8 110 (6.17%) Network Monitoring
9 104 (5.83%) Information Security
10 96 (5.38%) Network Management
11 89 (4.99%) Change Management
12 88 (4.94%) DevOps
13 75 (4.21%) PRINCE2
14 71 (3.98%) Agile Software Development
15 67 (3.76%) Network Architecture
16 66 (3.70%) Project Management
17 63 (3.53%) Data Protection
18 60 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
19 59 (3.31%) E-Commerce
19 59 (3.31%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 174 (9.76%) Python
2 133 (7.46%) Perl
3 131 (7.35%) Bash Shell
4 117 (6.56%) Ruby
5 64 (3.59%) SQL
6 62 (3.48%) PowerShell
7 37 (2.08%) Java
8 27 (1.51%) PHP
9 18 (1.01%) C
10 16 (0.90%) Tcl
11 14 (0.79%) Shell Script
12 13 (0.73%) VB
13 6 (0.34%) C++
13 6 (0.34%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.28%) AWK
14 5 (0.28%) sed
15 3 (0.17%) Korn
16 2 (0.11%) C#
16 2 (0.11%) VBScript
17 1 (0.056%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 957 (53.67%) Cisco Certification
2 750 (42.06%) CCNP
3 328 (18.40%) CCNA
4 327 (18.34%) CCIE
5 154 (8.64%) CCSE
6 130 (7.29%) CCDP
7 127 (7.12%) Degree
8 99 (5.55%) Security Cleared
9 97 (5.44%) CCSA
9 97 (5.44%) CCSP
10 77 (4.32%) CCDA
10 77 (4.32%) SC Cleared
11 73 (4.09%) JNCIP
12 66 (3.70%) JNCIA
13 55 (3.08%) JNCIS
14 51 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
15 38 (2.13%) CCVP
16 37 (2.08%) MCSE
16 37 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 36 (2.02%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (8.13%) SLA
2 43 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (1.74%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.34%) ISO 8583
5 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.22%) QA
7 2 (0.11%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.11%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.056%) COBIT
8 1 (0.056%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.056%) ISO27002
System Software
1 266 (14.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 163 (9.14%) Active Directory
3 76 (4.26%) vSphere
4 41 (2.30%) Hyper-V
5 32 (1.79%) Docker
6 30 (1.68%) Firmware
6 30 (1.68%) XenApp
7 22 (1.23%) XenDesktop
8 20 (1.12%) ProxySG
9 19 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (0.90%) Terminal Services
11 15 (0.84%) Squid
12 14 (0.79%) Varnish
12 14 (0.79%) vCloud
12 14 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
13 13 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
14 9 (0.50%) iptables
14 9 (0.50%) Snort
15 8 (0.45%) KVM
16 7 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 136 (7.63%) Nagios
2 130 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
3 103 (5.78%) Cacti
4 86 (4.82%) Salt
5 76 (4.26%) Puppet
6 69 (3.87%) SolarWinds Orion
7 65 (3.65%) FortiGate
8 53 (2.97%) Cisco CUCM
9 48 (2.69%) Opsview
10 46 (2.58%) Ansible
10 46 (2.58%) Graphite
11 42 (2.36%) Grafana
12 34 (1.91%) Cisco Prime
13 28 (1.57%) CiscoWorks
14 24 (1.35%) HP NNM
15 17 (0.95%) SCCM
16 16 (0.90%) SCOM
17 15 (0.84%) Cisco UCCX
17 15 (0.84%) OpenNMS
18 14 (0.79%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 1415 (79.36%) Cisco
2 746 (41.84%) CheckPoint
3 722 (40.49%) Juniper
4 407 (22.83%) VMware
5 395 (22.15%) Palo Alto
6 255 (14.30%) Microsoft
7 247 (13.85%) Blue Coat
8 181 (10.15%) Riverbed
9 171 (9.59%) HP
10 149 (8.36%) SolarWinds
11 140 (7.85%) Citrix
11 140 (7.85%) Red Hat
12 132 (7.40%) Fortinet
13 93 (5.22%) Intel Security
14 78 (4.37%) Sourcefire
15 74 (4.15%) Oracle
16 72 (4.04%) EMC
17 62 (3.48%) Brocade
18 52 (2.92%) Forcepoint
19 49 (2.75%) Crossbeam
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