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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 335 394 385
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -9
Permanent jobs citing F5 830 616 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.84% 0.64% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.77% 1.34% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 691 450 516
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
46979 46017 49233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.76% 47.59% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 39039 37039 41575
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in England

F5
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +92 361 £55,000 +4.76% 56
South East +10 242 £50,000 - 22
East of England +18 62 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Yorkshire +10 62 £52,500 +50.00% 9
South West +6 44 £55,000 +29.41% 13
West Midlands -28 22 £61,250 +20.68% 2
North West -26 17 £42,500 -15.00%
East Midlands +19 8 £31,025 -37.95% 1
North East - 5 £51,250 -
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5.

1 1434 (78.83%) Cisco
2 1135 (62.40%) Firewall
3 926 (50.91%) Juniper
4 890 (48.93%) Cisco Certification
5 751 (41.29%) CheckPoint
6 652 (35.84%) CCNP
7 494 (27.16%) Cisco ASA
8 482 (26.50%) ITIL
9 471 (25.89%) Load Balancing
10 470 (25.84%) WAN
11 453 (24.90%) Network Security
12 422 (23.20%) BGP
13 393 (21.61%) VMware
14 390 (21.44%) Cisco Nexus
15 389 (21.39%) Finance
16 388 (21.33%) VPN
17 383 (21.06%) LAN
18 375 (20.62%) Linux
19 368 (20.23%) MPLS
20 359 (19.74%) OSPF
21 357 (19.63%) TCP/IP
22 342 (18.80%) Windows
23 329 (18.09%) Wireless
24 322 (17.70%) CCNA
25 309 (16.99%) DNS
26 307 (16.88%) CCIE
27 292 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
28 252 (13.85%) Blue Coat
29 251 (13.80%) Microsoft
30 250 (13.74%) HP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 96 (5.28%) MS Exchange
2 85 (4.67%) IIS
3 81 (4.45%) Apache
4 71 (3.90%) Lync
5 68 (3.74%) Tomcat
6 43 (2.36%) SharePoint
7 34 (1.87%) JBoss
8 26 (1.43%) WebLogic
9 21 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 15 (0.82%) Node.js
12 15 (0.82%) WebSphere
12 15 (0.82%) Moodle
13 14 (0.77%) nginx
13 14 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (0.60%) GlassFish
14 11 (0.60%) OpenStack
15 10 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
15 10 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 143 (7.86%) MS Excel
2 101 (5.55%) MS Office
3 75 (4.12%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.38%) MS Project
5 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.22%) RMDS
2 3 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 56 (3.08%) Office 365
2 35 (1.92%) SaaS
3 20 (1.10%) IaaS
4 15 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (0.60%) IBM SmartCloud
7 7 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (0.38%) PaaS
8 5 (0.27%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1135 (62.40%) Firewall
2 494 (27.16%) Cisco ASA
3 470 (25.84%) WAN
4 453 (24.90%) Network Security
5 422 (23.20%) BGP
6 390 (21.44%) Cisco Nexus
7 388 (21.33%) VPN
8 383 (21.06%) LAN
9 368 (20.23%) MPLS
10 359 (19.74%) OSPF
11 357 (19.63%) TCP/IP
12 329 (18.09%) Wireless
13 309 (16.99%) DNS
14 229 (12.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 225 (12.37%) SSL
16 224 (12.31%) EIGRP
17 183 (10.06%) BIG-IP
18 146 (8.03%) Cisco IOS
19 145 (7.97%) Internet
20 141 (7.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 50 (2.75%) MySQL
3 27 (1.48%) Relational Database
4 13 (0.71%) Informix
5 12 (0.66%) RDBMS
6 11 (0.60%) Data Mining
7 9 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.33%) DB2
10 5 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.22%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.16%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.16%) Redis
13 2 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.11%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.11%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (0.11%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.055%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (1.21%) Subversion
2 21 (1.15%) Git (software)
3 13 (0.71%) JIRA
3 13 (0.71%) Jenkins
4 10 (0.55%) Rational Performance Tester
5 8 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.22%) Hudson
General
1 389 (21.39%) Finance
2 105 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 89 (4.89%) Banking
4 41 (2.25%) Law
5 39 (2.14%) Retail
6 27 (1.48%) Back Office
7 22 (1.21%) Publishing
8 21 (1.15%) Legal
9 15 (0.82%) Games
9 15 (0.82%) Investment Banking
10 14 (0.77%) Marketing
10 14 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 12 (0.66%) Advertising
12 11 (0.60%) French Language
13 6 (0.33%) German Language
14 5 (0.27%) Billing
14 5 (0.27%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.22%) Local Government
16 1 (0.055%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 669 (36.78%) Network Engineer
2 258 (14.18%) Architect
3 196 (10.78%) Security Engineer
4 185 (10.17%) Consultant
5 181 (9.95%) Network Architect
5 181 (9.95%) Senior Network Engineer
6 133 (7.31%) Network Security Engineer
7 125 (6.87%) Analyst
8 100 (5.50%) Security Consultant
9 92 (5.06%) Support Engineer
10 86 (4.73%) Senior Architect
11 85 (4.67%) Senior Network Architect
12 75 (4.12%) Network Consultant
13 74 (4.07%) Administrator
14 59 (3.24%) Team Leader
14 59 (3.24%) Network Specialist
15 58 (3.19%) Network Support
15 58 (3.19%) Network Analyst
16 55 (3.02%) Systems Administrator
17 54 (2.97%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (2.69%) CSS
2 28 (1.54%) Middleware
3 23 (1.26%) RabbitMQ
4 22 (1.21%) HTML
5 18 (0.99%) XML
5 18 (0.99%) ActiveMQ
6 16 (0.88%) .NET
7 12 (0.66%) SOAP
7 12 (0.66%) Web Services
8 11 (0.60%) J2EE
8 11 (0.60%) LAMP
8 11 (0.60%) Memcached
9 9 (0.49%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.27%) XMPP
10 5 (0.27%) REST
11 4 (0.22%) Rendezvous
11 4 (0.22%) Java EE
12 3 (0.16%) Regular Expression
13 2 (0.11%) Natural Language Processing
13 2 (0.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 91 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (2.36%) Management Information System
3 33 (1.81%) Computer Science
4 29 (1.59%) Open Source
5 25 (1.37%) Blackberry
6 24 (1.32%) CLARiiON
7 23 (1.26%) Clustering
8 19 (1.04%) FlexPod
9 17 (0.93%) Thin Client
9 17 (0.93%) Fat Client
10 16 (0.88%) Replication
11 15 (0.82%) CMDB
12 13 (0.71%) VLE
13 12 (0.66%) Statistics
14 11 (0.60%) PKI
14 11 (0.60%) Hedge funds
15 10 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
15 10 (0.55%) IBM XIV
16 8 (0.44%) User Experience
16 8 (0.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 375 (20.62%) Linux
2 342 (18.80%) Windows
3 158 (8.69%) UNIX
4 75 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (3.90%) Solaris
6 64 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 64 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 56 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (1.70%) CentOS
9 26 (1.43%) Windows 7
10 21 (1.15%) Windows XP
11 15 (0.82%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.71%) Windows 2000
13 11 (0.60%) Ubuntu
13 11 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
14 10 (0.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 9 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
16 8 (0.44%) AIX
17 3 (0.16%) HPUX
18 2 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (26.50%) ITIL
2 471 (25.89%) Load Balancing
3 229 (12.59%) Network Design
4 133 (7.31%) Information Security
5 129 (7.09%) Project Management
6 118 (6.49%) Change Management
7 113 (6.21%) Network Management
8 109 (5.99%) Network Monitoring
9 103 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
10 94 (5.17%) Service Delivery
11 83 (4.56%) PRINCE2
12 77 (4.23%) Kalman Filter
13 73 (4.01%) E-Commerce
14 64 (3.52%) Mentoring
15 62 (3.41%) Service Management
16 61 (3.35%) Disaster Recovery
17 60 (3.30%) Migration
17 60 (3.30%) Incident Management
18 59 (3.24%) Change Control
19 52 (2.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (6.16%) SQL
2 85 (4.67%) Perl
3 57 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 53 (2.91%) PowerShell
5 52 (2.86%) Java
6 41 (2.25%) PHP
7 40 (2.20%) Python
8 31 (1.70%) Shell Script
9 26 (1.43%) C
10 19 (1.04%) Ruby
11 13 (0.71%) JavaScript
12 11 (0.60%) Korn
13 10 (0.55%) C++
14 6 (0.33%) C#
15 5 (0.27%) Tcl
15 5 (0.27%) VB
16 4 (0.22%) VBScript
17 3 (0.16%) AWK
17 3 (0.16%) sed
18 2 (0.11%) R
Qualifications
1 890 (48.93%) Cisco Certification
2 652 (35.84%) CCNP
3 322 (17.70%) CCNA
4 307 (16.88%) CCIE
5 210 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 175 (9.62%) SC Cleared
7 134 (7.37%) Degree
8 123 (6.76%) CCSE
9 86 (4.73%) CCDP
10 63 (3.46%) CCSA
11 49 (2.69%) CCSP
12 47 (2.58%) CCIP
13 46 (2.53%) CCDA
14 44 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
15 40 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
16 39 (2.14%) CISSP
17 37 (2.03%) MCSE
18 35 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 30 (1.65%) JNCIA
20 25 (1.37%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (6.93%) SLA
2 94 (5.17%) PCI DSS
3 65 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.71%) COBIT
6 9 (0.49%) QA
6 9 (0.49%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.11%) BS7799
System Software
1 292 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 183 (10.06%) Active Directory
3 71 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 59 (3.24%) Firmware
5 57 (3.13%) vSphere
6 49 (2.69%) VMware ESX
7 39 (2.14%) UAG
8 36 (1.98%) ISA Server
9 35 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
10 30 (1.65%) ProxySG
11 28 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
12 17 (0.93%) XenServer
13 11 (0.60%) vCloud
13 11 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 9 (0.49%) XenDesktop
15 8 (0.44%) NFS
16 7 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 7 (0.38%) Varnish
17 6 (0.33%) KVM
17 6 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 57 (3.13%) Nagios
2 54 (2.97%) Cacti
3 52 (2.86%) FortiGate
4 43 (2.36%) SCOM
5 42 (2.31%) Puppet
6 39 (2.14%) SCCM
7 30 (1.65%) Cisco Prime
8 26 (1.43%) CiscoWorks
9 25 (1.37%) HP NNM
10 23 (1.26%) Ansible
11 15 (0.82%) ZABBIX
12 14 (0.77%) NetBackup
13 13 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
14 12 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (0.60%) ARCserve
15 11 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
16 10 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
17 9 (0.49%) OpenView
18 8 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
18 8 (0.44%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 1434 (78.83%) Cisco
2 926 (50.91%) Juniper
3 751 (41.29%) CheckPoint
4 393 (21.61%) VMware
5 252 (13.85%) Blue Coat
6 251 (13.80%) Microsoft
7 250 (13.74%) HP
8 179 (9.84%) Fortinet
9 143 (7.86%) Riverbed
10 140 (7.70%) Citrix
11 136 (7.48%) EMC
12 128 (7.04%) SolarWinds
13 123 (6.76%) Websense
14 118 (6.49%) Red Hat
15 91 (5.00%) McAfee
16 88 (4.84%) Oracle
17 86 (4.73%) NetApp
18 74 (4.07%) IBM
19 72 (3.96%) Aruba
20 51 (2.80%) Avaya
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £50k plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + y
Posted: 13 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
IPS
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £23k per year + Health + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Atos
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: Competitive salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + £3k shift + £kOT + £2k clothing +Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago