The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 394 345 457
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +112
Permanent jobs citing F5 694 746 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.72% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 1.48% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 567 578 427
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52841 50559 56156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.75% 48.58% 47.44%
Number of salaries quoted 42870 41693 47759
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -61 290 £52,500 +5.00% 43
South East -31 210 £46,000 +8.23% 19
Yorkshire -1 65 £50,000 -4.76% 9
North West +3 41 £50,000 +25.00% 4
East of England -16 39 £50,000 -4.30% 4
West Midlands -1 21 £58,500 +33.71%
South West -22 13 £51,500 +8.42% 6
Midlands - 6 £57,500 -
East Midlands -32 5 £50,000 +53.84%
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1103 (83.88%) Cisco
2 846 (64.33%) Firewall
3 692 (52.62%) CheckPoint
4 688 (52.32%) Cisco Certification
5 665 (50.57%) Juniper
6 544 (41.37%) CCNP
7 479 (36.43%) WAN
8 428 (32.55%) Cisco ASA
9 369 (28.06%) LAN
10 350 (26.62%) BGP
11 341 (25.93%) Blue Coat
12 333 (25.32%) Network Security
13 316 (24.03%) OSPF
14 310 (23.57%) Load Balancing
15 279 (21.22%) TCP/IP
16 277 (21.06%) Finance
17 275 (20.91%) CCNA
18 272 (20.68%) DNS
19 260 (19.77%) Cisco Nexus
20 239 (18.17%) HP
20 239 (18.17%) MPLS
21 224 (17.03%) VPN
22 214 (16.27%) ITIL
23 211 (16.05%) VMware
24 206 (15.67%) Wireless
25 200 (15.21%) Network Design
26 198 (15.06%) Windows
27 194 (14.75%) Linux
28 187 (14.22%) Internet
29 184 (13.99%) BIG-IP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 87 (6.62%) WebSphere
2 64 (4.87%) Tomcat
3 55 (4.18%) MS Exchange
4 45 (3.42%) Lync
5 43 (3.27%) Apache
6 33 (2.51%) IIS
7 31 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 31 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 30 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 24 (1.83%) SharePoint
10 23 (1.75%) WebLogic
11 17 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (0.61%) Moodle
12 8 (0.61%) Node.js
12 8 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
13 7 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.38%) nginx
15 4 (0.30%) MQSeries
16 3 (0.23%) CMS
17 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 102 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 52 (3.95%) MS Office
3 38 (2.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.076%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.076%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.53%) RMDS
2 3 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.076%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.52%) SaaS
2 12 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (0.84%) Office 365
4 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.15%) IaaS
6 1 (0.076%) Route 53
6 1 (0.076%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.076%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 846 (64.33%) Firewall
2 479 (36.43%) WAN
3 428 (32.55%) Cisco ASA
4 369 (28.06%) LAN
5 350 (26.62%) BGP
6 333 (25.32%) Network Security
7 316 (24.03%) OSPF
8 279 (21.22%) TCP/IP
9 272 (20.68%) DNS
10 260 (19.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 239 (18.17%) MPLS
12 224 (17.03%) VPN
13 206 (15.67%) Wireless
14 187 (14.22%) Internet
15 184 (13.99%) BIG-IP
16 180 (13.69%) SSL
17 179 (13.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 174 (13.23%) EIGRP
19 167 (12.70%) DHCP
20 152 (11.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (2.43%) MySQL
2 30 (2.28%) SQL Server
3 20 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 11 (0.84%) Oracle Database
5 7 (0.53%) Cognos Impromptu
6 6 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.38%) Informix
7 5 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.30%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.30%) DB2
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.30%) OLTP
8 4 (0.30%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.15%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.15%) Big Data
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.076%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 22 (1.67%) Subversion
2 17 (1.29%) Hudson
3 16 (1.22%) Maven
4 15 (1.14%) Eclipse
5 8 (0.61%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.53%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.15%) JIRA
9 1 (0.076%) Ant
9 1 (0.076%) JConsole
9 1 (0.076%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 277 (21.06%) Finance
2 102 (7.76%) Telecoms
3 35 (2.66%) Banking
3 35 (2.66%) Law
4 30 (2.28%) Retail
5 26 (1.98%) Games
6 24 (1.83%) Financial Institution
7 23 (1.75%) Back Office
8 19 (1.44%) Advertising
9 17 (1.29%) Billing
9 17 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.14%) Investment Banking
11 14 (1.06%) Legal
12 8 (0.61%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.15%) French Language
13 2 (0.15%) German Language
13 2 (0.15%) Marketing
13 2 (0.15%) Front Office
14 1 (0.076%) Electronics
14 1 (0.076%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 458 (34.83%) Network Engineer
2 174 (13.23%) Architect
3 153 (11.63%) Consultant
4 145 (11.03%) Analyst
5 123 (9.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 112 (8.52%) Network Architect
7 100 (7.60%) Security Engineer
8 75 (5.70%) Firewall Engineer
9 68 (5.17%) Network Consultant
10 66 (5.02%) Security Specialist
10 66 (5.02%) Support Engineer
11 65 (4.94%) Network Support
12 55 (4.18%) Network Security Engineer
12 55 (4.18%) Network Specialist
13 54 (4.11%) Security Analyst
14 53 (4.03%) Network Analyst
15 51 (3.88%) Security Consultant
16 42 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 40 (3.04%) Technical Architect
18 38 (2.89%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (5.63%) SOAP
2 39 (2.97%) CSS
3 35 (2.66%) J2EE
4 18 (1.37%) jQuery
4 18 (1.37%) XML
5 17 (1.29%) Web Services
6 16 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
7 15 (1.14%) Spring
7 15 (1.14%) Ajax
7 15 (1.14%) .NET
7 15 (1.14%) J2SE
7 15 (1.14%) EDI
7 15 (1.14%) JSON
7 15 (1.14%) Velocity
7 15 (1.14%) Dojo
7 15 (1.14%) GWT
7 15 (1.14%) Spring Integration
8 12 (0.91%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (0.68%) LAMP
9 9 (0.68%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (2.74%) Computer Science
2 35 (2.66%) Firmware
3 34 (2.59%) Clustering
4 33 (2.51%) Management Information System
5 27 (2.05%) PKI
6 22 (1.67%) Fat Client
6 22 (1.67%) Thin Client
7 21 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
8 20 (1.52%) Open Source
9 16 (1.22%) Digital Media
10 12 (0.91%) Hedge funds
10 12 (0.91%) CLARiiON
11 11 (0.84%) iPad
12 9 (0.68%) Blackberry
12 9 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (0.68%) Online Games
13 8 (0.61%) RIA
13 8 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.61%) Replication
13 8 (0.61%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 198 (15.06%) Windows
2 194 (14.75%) Linux
3 106 (8.06%) UNIX
4 80 (6.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (4.71%) Solaris
6 44 (3.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (1.98%) Windows 7
9 21 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (1.29%) Mac OS X
10 17 (1.29%) CentOS
11 15 (1.14%) SUSE
12 11 (0.84%) Windows Vista
12 11 (0.84%) Android
13 8 (0.61%) AIX
13 8 (0.61%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.53%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.38%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (23.57%) Load Balancing
2 214 (16.27%) ITIL
3 200 (15.21%) Network Design
4 163 (12.40%) Network Management
5 84 (6.39%) Capacity Management
6 73 (5.55%) Change Management
7 68 (5.17%) Information Security
8 67 (5.10%) Network Architecture
9 62 (4.71%) Incident Management
9 62 (4.71%) Network Monitoring
10 60 (4.56%) Project Management
11 55 (4.18%) E-Commerce
12 53 (4.03%) Service Delivery
13 50 (3.80%) SIEM
14 46 (3.50%) Migration
14 46 (3.50%) WAN Optimisation
14 46 (3.50%) Problem Management
15 39 (2.97%) Service Management
16 36 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
17 35 (2.66%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 61 (4.64%) Java
2 57 (4.33%) SQL
3 44 (3.35%) Perl
4 29 (2.21%) Shell Script
5 26 (1.98%) PowerShell
6 22 (1.67%) Python
7 21 (1.60%) JavaScript
8 19 (1.44%) C
9 15 (1.14%) PL/SQL
10 13 (0.99%) PHP
11 12 (0.91%) Ruby
12 9 (0.68%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.46%) sed
13 6 (0.46%) AWK
14 5 (0.38%) VBScript
15 4 (0.30%) C#
16 3 (0.23%) Delphi
17 2 (0.15%) VB
18 1 (0.076%) Jython
18 1 (0.076%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 688 (52.32%) Cisco Certification
2 544 (41.37%) CCNP
3 275 (20.91%) CCNA
4 183 (13.92%) Security Cleared
5 178 (13.54%) CCIE
6 125 (9.51%) SC Cleared
7 98 (7.45%) CCSE
8 95 (7.22%) CCSA
9 88 (6.69%) CCDP
10 76 (5.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 68 (5.17%) Degree
12 55 (4.18%) MCSE
13 49 (3.73%) MCSA
13 49 (3.73%) CCSP
14 37 (2.81%) CISSP
15 34 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 33 (2.51%) JNCIA
17 26 (1.98%) MOS
18 23 (1.75%) Network+ Certification
19 20 (1.52%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (9.20%) SLA
2 44 (3.35%) PCI DSS
3 29 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 29 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.91%) QA
5 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.076%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.076%) BS7799
6 1 (0.076%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.076%) COBIT
System Software
1 164 (12.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 96 (7.30%) Active Directory
3 35 (2.66%) VMware ESX
4 34 (2.59%) ProxySG
5 30 (2.28%) XenApp
6 26 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (1.83%) vSphere
8 20 (1.52%) XenDesktop
9 17 (1.29%) ISA Server
9 17 (1.29%) Hyper-V
10 13 (0.99%) KVM
11 12 (0.91%) Xen
11 12 (0.91%) Terminal Services
12 9 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
12 9 (0.68%) XenServer
13 8 (0.61%) Snort
14 7 (0.53%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
15 6 (0.46%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 113 (8.59%) CiscoWorks
2 74 (5.63%) HP NNM
3 40 (3.04%) SolarWinds Orion
4 38 (2.89%) SCCM
5 28 (2.13%) Nagios
6 27 (2.05%) SCOM
7 21 (1.60%) Tivoli
8 20 (1.52%) FortiGate
8 20 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
8 20 (1.52%) OpenView
9 19 (1.44%) Puppet
10 16 (1.22%) Backup Exec
11 15 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
12 13 (0.99%) Foglight
12 13 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
12 13 (0.99%) Cacti
13 12 (0.91%) ARCserve
14 7 (0.53%) Cisco IPCC
14 7 (0.53%) CA Spectrum
14 7 (0.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1103 (83.88%) Cisco
2 692 (52.62%) CheckPoint
3 665 (50.57%) Juniper
4 341 (25.93%) Blue Coat
5 239 (18.17%) HP
6 211 (16.05%) VMware
7 182 (13.84%) Fortinet
8 165 (12.55%) Microsoft
9 159 (12.09%) Websense
10 147 (11.18%) Riverbed
11 140 (10.65%) Citrix
12 139 (10.57%) SolarWinds
13 136 (10.34%) McAfee
14 85 (6.46%) Sourcefire
15 74 (5.63%) Oracle
16 64 (4.87%) Nokia
17 63 (4.79%) Symantec
18 57 (4.33%) EMC
19 52 (3.95%) TippingPoint
20 51 (3.88%) Infoblox
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £47000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dimension Data
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
NTT Com Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
NTT Com Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dimension Data
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum PLUS BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competative + Bonus + Company Benefits + Career Development
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 45000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance, plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus 12.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus 12.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago