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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 328 370 338
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -32
Permanent jobs citing F5 770 812 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.92% 0.81% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 2.10% 1.78% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 565 636 814
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,925 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £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
36682 45570 51906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.75% 45.34% 48.10%
Number of salaries quoted 29644 37544 42351
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 £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 3 December 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 December 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 +72 296 £50,000 - 9
London +17 241 £61,000 +1.66% 18
East of England +21 66 £50,000 - 9
Yorkshire -4 60 £45,000 -10.00% 5
West Midlands -1 38 £47,500 +11.76% 4
South West +4 25 £50,000 -4.76% 7
East Midlands +20 24 £42,500 +16.64%
North West -19 19 £45,000 -1.63% 1
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
North East - 1 £24,000 -
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 1244 (82.77%) Cisco
2 928 (61.74%) Firewall
3 782 (52.03%) Cisco Certification
4 720 (47.90%) CheckPoint
5 633 (42.12%) Juniper
6 557 (37.06%) CCNP
7 421 (28.01%) WAN
8 395 (26.28%) Palo Alto
9 378 (25.15%) MPLS
10 376 (25.02%) LAN
11 369 (24.55%) Cisco ASA
12 351 (23.35%) Network Security
13 349 (23.22%) ITIL
14 344 (22.89%) Load Balancing
15 329 (21.89%) BGP
16 328 (21.82%) Cisco Nexus
17 323 (21.49%) Linux
18 321 (21.36%) Data Centre
19 317 (21.09%) VPN
19 317 (21.09%) CCNA
20 301 (20.03%) OSPF
21 299 (19.89%) Windows
21 299 (19.89%) Finance
22 288 (19.16%) TCP/IP
23 287 (19.10%) VMware
24 246 (16.37%) DNS
25 240 (15.97%) Wireless
26 220 (14.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
27 215 (14.30%) CCIE
28 214 (14.24%) 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 47 (3.13%) Apache
1 47 (3.13%) Skype for Business
2 43 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 33 (2.20%) Tomcat
4 31 (2.06%) IIS
5 28 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (1.86%) JBoss
6 24 (1.60%) OpenStack
7 19 (1.26%) WebLogic
8 17 (1.13%) SharePoint
9 12 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.40%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.33%) nginx
13 4 (0.27%) CMS
13 4 (0.27%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.20%) SAS
15 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 32 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.66%) MS Visio
3 22 (1.46%) MS Office
4 8 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) MS Project
6 1 (0.067%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.20%) assyst
2 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.13%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.067%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (2.06%) IaaS
3 31 (2.06%) SaaS
4 21 (1.40%) Office 365
5 18 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (0.67%) PaaS
8 9 (0.60%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.20%) iTunes
10 2 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.13%) Bluemix
10 2 (0.13%) G Suite
10 2 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 928 (61.74%) Firewall
2 421 (28.01%) WAN
3 378 (25.15%) MPLS
4 376 (25.02%) LAN
5 369 (24.55%) Cisco ASA
6 351 (23.35%) Network Security
7 329 (21.89%) BGP
8 328 (21.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 317 (21.09%) VPN
10 301 (20.03%) OSPF
11 288 (19.16%) TCP/IP
12 246 (16.37%) DNS
13 240 (15.97%) Wireless
14 220 (14.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 181 (12.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 177 (11.78%) BIG-IP
17 151 (10.05%) EIGRP
18 137 (9.12%) DHCP
19 124 (8.25%) VoIP
20 122 (8.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (3.53%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.20%) MySQL
3 11 (0.73%) NoSQL
4 9 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (0.47%) MongoDB
5 7 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (0.33%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.20%) Big Data
8 3 (0.20%) Informix
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.20%) Redis
9 2 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.067%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.067%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 44 (2.93%) Git (software)
2 38 (2.53%) Jenkins
3 19 (1.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (0.47%) Travis CI
5 5 (0.33%) Ant
5 5 (0.33%) JIRA
5 5 (0.33%) Maven
5 5 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (0.27%) Hudson
7 3 (0.20%) Subversion
8 1 (0.067%) Bower
8 1 (0.067%) Bundler
8 1 (0.067%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.067%) Firebug
8 1 (0.067%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.067%) Gradle
8 1 (0.067%) Grunt
8 1 (0.067%) gulp
8 1 (0.067%) IntelliJ
General
1 299 (19.89%) Finance
2 124 (8.25%) Telecoms
3 115 (7.65%) Banking
4 49 (3.26%) Retail
5 47 (3.13%) German Language
6 37 (2.46%) Games
7 32 (2.13%) Back Office
8 29 (1.93%) French Language
8 29 (1.93%) Publishing
9 20 (1.33%) Investment Banking
10 16 (1.06%) Advertising
11 15 (1.00%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.93%) Legal
13 12 (0.80%) Law
14 9 (0.60%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.60%) Local Government
14 9 (0.60%) Marketing
14 9 (0.60%) Online Betting
14 9 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 684 (45.51%) Network Engineer
2 207 (13.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 195 (12.97%) Cisco Engineer
4 188 (12.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 182 (12.11%) Security Engineer
6 145 (9.65%) Architect
7 122 (8.12%) Consultant
8 117 (7.78%) Analyst
9 110 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
10 99 (6.59%) Juniper Engineer
11 98 (6.52%) Support Engineer
12 92 (6.12%) Network Support
13 79 (5.26%) Network Architect
14 73 (4.86%) Security Consultant
15 66 (4.39%) Network Consultant
16 62 (4.13%) Network Analyst
17 58 (3.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 57 (3.79%) Senior Cisco Engineer
19 56 (3.73%) Firewall Engineer
20 55 (3.66%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (2.73%) 802.1X
2 33 (2.20%) Middleware
3 23 (1.53%) J2EE
4 21 (1.40%) HTML
5 17 (1.13%) Web Services
5 17 (1.13%) XML
6 11 (0.73%) .NET
7 10 (0.67%) Node.js
8 8 (0.53%) AngularJS
8 8 (0.53%) LAMP
8 8 (0.53%) React
9 7 (0.47%) Regular Expression
10 5 (0.33%) SOAP
11 4 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (0.27%) jQuery
11 4 (0.27%) SAML
12 3 (0.20%) CSS
12 3 (0.20%) Java EE
12 3 (0.20%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (0.20%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 321 (21.36%) Data Centre
2 79 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (4.39%) Clustering
4 62 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 53 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 30 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 28 (1.86%) CMDB
8 26 (1.73%) PKI
9 19 (1.26%) Driving Licence
10 17 (1.13%) Fintech
10 17 (1.13%) Security Operations Centre
11 16 (1.06%) Virtual Team
12 13 (0.86%) Replication
13 12 (0.80%) Private Cloud
14 10 (0.67%) Algorithms
14 10 (0.67%) iPad
14 10 (0.67%) Public Cloud
14 10 (0.67%) RSA SecurID
14 10 (0.67%) User Experience
15 8 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 323 (21.49%) Linux
2 299 (19.89%) Windows
3 172 (11.44%) Unix
4 105 (6.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 102 (6.79%) Windows Server
6 92 (6.12%) Solaris
7 68 (4.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 59 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 53 (3.53%) Windows 2000
10 32 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.86%) Windows 7
12 10 (0.67%) CentOS
13 7 (0.47%) VMS
14 6 (0.40%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.27%) CatOS
17 3 (0.20%) AIX
17 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.20%) Windows 10
18 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (23.22%) ITIL
2 344 (22.89%) Load Balancing
3 159 (10.58%) Presales
4 135 (8.98%) Network Design
5 119 (7.92%) Service Delivery
6 115 (7.65%) Change Control
7 99 (6.59%) Information Security
8 91 (6.05%) Project Management
9 78 (5.19%) Change Management
10 75 (4.99%) High Availability
11 74 (4.92%) Problem Management
11 74 (4.92%) Risk Management
12 73 (4.86%) Network Monitoring
13 66 (4.39%) Kalman Filter
13 66 (4.39%) Mentoring
14 62 (4.13%) Line Management
15 57 (3.79%) Agile Software Development
16 55 (3.66%) Service Management
17 54 (3.59%) PRINCE2
17 54 (3.59%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 105 (6.99%) PowerShell
2 86 (5.72%) Perl
3 71 (4.72%) SQL
4 66 (4.39%) Python
5 44 (2.93%) Bash Shell
6 39 (2.59%) Java
7 30 (2.00%) Ruby
8 22 (1.46%) JavaScript
9 14 (0.93%) PHP
10 12 (0.80%) C
11 9 (0.60%) Lisp
11 9 (0.60%) R
12 7 (0.47%) C++
12 7 (0.47%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.47%) VB
13 3 (0.20%) VBScript
14 2 (0.13%) Go
15 1 (0.067%) C#
15 1 (0.067%) Korn
15 1 (0.067%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 782 (52.03%) Cisco Certification
2 557 (37.06%) CCNP
3 317 (21.09%) CCNA
4 215 (14.30%) CCIE
5 137 (9.12%) Security Cleared
6 105 (6.99%) Degree
7 93 (6.19%) CCSE
8 73 (4.86%) SC Cleared
9 60 (3.99%) CCSA
10 54 (3.59%) CISSP
11 49 (3.26%) CCDP
12 33 (2.20%) JNCIP
13 32 (2.13%) JNCIA
13 32 (2.13%) JNCIS
14 30 (2.00%) CCDA
14 30 (2.00%) CCSP
15 28 (1.86%) DV Cleared
16 26 (1.73%) Check Point Certification
17 25 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (1.53%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (7.39%) SLA
2 81 (5.39%) PCI DSS
3 43 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 8 (0.53%) QA
6 4 (0.27%) GPG13
6 4 (0.27%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.20%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.067%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.067%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 214 (14.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 163 (10.84%) Active Directory
3 87 (5.79%) Hyper-V
4 49 (3.26%) XenApp
5 37 (2.46%) Forefront TMG
6 36 (2.40%) Firmware
7 33 (2.20%) vSphere
8 27 (1.80%) Terminal Services
9 26 (1.73%) VMware Workstation
10 25 (1.66%) ISA Server
11 21 (1.40%) ProxySG
12 18 (1.20%) XenDesktop
13 14 (0.93%) VMware ESX
13 14 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
14 12 (0.80%) OpenSIPS
15 10 (0.67%) iptables
16 9 (0.60%) Snort
17 8 (0.53%) Xen
18 6 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
18 6 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 78 (5.19%) Puppet
2 59 (3.93%) Cisco Prime
2 59 (3.93%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (3.53%) FortiGate
4 38 (2.53%) SCOM
5 37 (2.46%) Ansible
6 35 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
7 28 (1.86%) Nagios
8 26 (1.73%) Salt
8 26 (1.73%) SCCM
8 26 (1.73%) WSUS
9 25 (1.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 25 (1.66%) MOM
10 24 (1.60%) QRadar
11 22 (1.46%) CFEngine
12 19 (1.26%) Cisco CUCM
12 19 (1.26%) Nessus
13 18 (1.20%) Cacti
14 14 (0.93%) Rundeck
15 13 (0.86%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 1244 (82.77%) Cisco
2 720 (47.90%) CheckPoint
3 633 (42.12%) Juniper
4 395 (26.28%) Palo Alto
5 287 (19.10%) VMware
6 198 (13.17%) Fortinet
7 188 (12.51%) Blue Coat
8 170 (11.31%) Microsoft
9 158 (10.51%) HP
10 124 (8.25%) SolarWinds
11 114 (7.58%) Riverbed
12 110 (7.32%) Citrix
13 94 (6.25%) Brocade
14 83 (5.52%) Red Hat
15 77 (5.12%) Sourcefire
16 74 (4.92%) Intel Security
17 56 (3.73%) Cyber-Ark
18 55 (3.66%) Splunk
19 50 (3.33%) LogRhythm
20 46 (3.06%) Crossbeam
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + training + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + benefits+certified training
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: £47,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£65,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £65000 - £65001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Full Corporate Bens Package
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive + discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + pension + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus / Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 8& pension, medical, life, health etc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £75,000 per annum OTE £150k, Car, Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago