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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
UK / England
Rank 357 308 342
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +34
Permanent jobs citing F5 662 994 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.84% 1.05% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 2.30% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 482 789 711
Median salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
34483 43133 46615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.61% 45.62% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 27951 35646 38398
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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
London +10 287 £57,500 +4.54% 19
South East -11 223 £50,000 -4.76% 16
East of England -41 46 £47,250 -14.09% 4
West Midlands +36 35 £47,000 -3.58% 5
Yorkshire -17 34 £45,000 -10.00% 5
South West +7 15 £39,000 -27.97% 5
North West -34 13 £46,000 +12.53%
East Midlands -20 4 £45,000 -4.25%
North East +5 1 £31,000 +10.71% 1
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 1221 (83.86%) Cisco
2 889 (61.06%) Firewall
3 763 (52.40%) Cisco Certification
4 696 (47.80%) Juniper
5 683 (46.91%) CheckPoint
6 531 (36.47%) CCNP
7 441 (30.29%) Palo Alto
8 427 (29.33%) WAN
9 390 (26.79%) Cisco ASA
10 387 (26.58%) LAN
10 387 (26.58%) MPLS
11 381 (26.17%) Network Security
12 368 (25.27%) BGP
13 350 (24.04%) OSPF
14 344 (23.63%) Data Centre
15 332 (22.80%) Load Balancing
16 315 (21.63%) VPN
17 303 (20.81%) Cisco Nexus
18 292 (20.05%) Wireless
19 284 (19.51%) Finance
20 280 (19.23%) Windows
21 274 (18.82%) CCNA
22 269 (18.48%) Linux
23 253 (17.38%) ITIL
23 253 (17.38%) TCP/IP
24 241 (16.55%) Fortinet
25 235 (16.14%) DNS
25 235 (16.14%) CCIE
26 233 (16.00%) VMware
27 222 (15.25%) Cisco IOS

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 58 (3.98%) MS Exchange
2 47 (3.23%) Apache
3 43 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 42 (2.88%) Tomcat
5 40 (2.75%) Skype for Business
6 33 (2.27%) WebLogic
7 31 (2.13%) JBoss
8 29 (1.99%) SharePoint
9 24 (1.65%) IIS
10 13 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
10 13 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (0.62%) SAS
13 8 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (0.48%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.41%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.34%) nginx
17 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2000
17 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
17 4 (0.27%) GlassFish
Applications
1 46 (3.16%) MS Excel
1 46 (3.16%) MS Office
2 26 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 18 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.34%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.069%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.21%) assyst
2 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.069%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.58%) Office 365
4 18 (1.24%) SaaS
5 14 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.82%) IaaS
7 9 (0.62%) PaaS
8 6 (0.41%) Akamai
9 5 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.27%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.21%) iTunes
12 2 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.14%) Bluemix
12 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.069%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 889 (61.06%) Firewall
2 427 (29.33%) WAN
3 390 (26.79%) Cisco ASA
4 387 (26.58%) LAN
4 387 (26.58%) MPLS
5 381 (26.17%) Network Security
6 368 (25.27%) BGP
7 350 (24.04%) OSPF
8 315 (21.63%) VPN
9 303 (20.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 292 (20.05%) Wireless
11 253 (17.38%) TCP/IP
12 235 (16.14%) DNS
13 222 (15.25%) Cisco IOS
14 194 (13.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 139 (9.55%) BIG-IP
16 133 (9.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 129 (8.86%) DHCP
18 126 (8.65%) EIGRP
19 125 (8.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (5.01%) SQL Server
2 14 (0.96%) MySQL
2 14 (0.96%) NoSQL
3 13 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (0.62%) MongoDB
6 7 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.27%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.21%) Redis
9 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.14%) DB2
10 2 (0.14%) Informix
11 1 (0.069%) GIS
11 1 (0.069%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.069%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.069%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 18 (1.24%) Jenkins
3 15 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
4 14 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (0.34%) JIRA
5 5 (0.34%) Maven
6 4 (0.27%) Ant
6 4 (0.27%) Hudson
7 1 (0.069%) Bundler
7 1 (0.069%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.069%) Firebug
7 1 (0.069%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.069%) Gradle
7 1 (0.069%) Grunt
7 1 (0.069%) gulp
7 1 (0.069%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.069%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.069%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.069%) Mocha
7 1 (0.069%) Subversion
General
1 284 (19.51%) Finance
2 121 (8.31%) Telecoms
3 97 (6.66%) Banking
4 36 (2.47%) Games
5 35 (2.40%) Retail
6 30 (2.06%) German Language
7 22 (1.51%) Investment Banking
8 18 (1.24%) French Language
9 17 (1.17%) Advertising
9 17 (1.17%) Back Office
10 15 (1.03%) Publishing
11 14 (0.96%) Online Betting
12 11 (0.76%) Billing
12 11 (0.76%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.62%) Marketing
13 9 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.48%) Military
15 5 (0.34%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 695 (47.73%) Network Engineer
2 223 (15.32%) Security Engineer
3 202 (13.87%) Senior Network Engineer
4 171 (11.74%) Cisco Engineer
5 151 (10.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 145 (9.96%) Consultant
7 138 (9.48%) Network Security Engineer
8 134 (9.20%) Architect
9 127 (8.72%) Juniper Engineer
10 108 (7.42%) Analyst
11 80 (5.49%) Firewall Engineer
12 75 (5.15%) Security Consultant
13 73 (5.01%) Network Consultant
14 71 (4.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
15 68 (4.67%) Network Architect
16 65 (4.46%) Network Analyst
16 65 (4.46%) Support Engineer
17 62 (4.26%) Senior Security Engineer
18 57 (3.91%) Network Support
19 56 (3.85%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (4.19%) 802.1X
2 29 (1.99%) Middleware
3 26 (1.79%) J2EE
4 17 (1.17%) .NET
4 17 (1.17%) HTML
4 17 (1.17%) Web Services
5 10 (0.69%) CSS
5 10 (0.69%) XML
6 7 (0.48%) SOAP
7 6 (0.41%) Ajax
7 6 (0.41%) LAMP
7 6 (0.41%) Regular Expression
8 5 (0.34%) jQuery
9 4 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (0.27%) MAPI
10 3 (0.21%) Java EE
10 3 (0.21%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (0.21%) Node.js
10 3 (0.21%) REST
10 3 (0.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 344 (23.63%) Data Centre
2 75 (5.15%) Clustering
3 62 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 41 (2.82%) Security Operations Centre
6 39 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 31 (2.13%) PKI
8 23 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 23 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
9 19 (1.30%) Fintech
10 18 (1.24%) Driving Licence
11 17 (1.17%) CMDB
11 17 (1.17%) Replication
12 13 (0.89%) RSA SecurID
13 11 (0.76%) User Experience
14 8 (0.55%) DataPower
14 8 (0.55%) Virtual Team
15 7 (0.48%) FlexPod
15 7 (0.48%) iPad
16 6 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 280 (19.23%) Windows
2 269 (18.48%) Linux
3 157 (10.78%) Unix
4 119 (8.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 94 (6.46%) Windows Server
6 83 (5.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 70 (4.81%) Solaris
8 66 (4.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 51 (3.50%) Windows 2000
10 29 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (1.10%) Windows 7
12 12 (0.82%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.62%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.55%) CentOS
15 7 (0.48%) Windows 10
16 6 (0.41%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.14%) AIX
18 2 (0.14%) CatOS
18 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (22.80%) Load Balancing
2 253 (17.38%) ITIL
3 180 (12.36%) Presales
4 145 (9.96%) Network Design
5 106 (7.28%) Risk Management
6 102 (7.01%) Change Control
7 100 (6.87%) High Availability
8 95 (6.52%) Network Monitoring
9 91 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 85 (5.84%) Information Security
11 83 (5.70%) Project Management
12 82 (5.63%) Service Delivery
13 69 (4.74%) Kalman Filter
14 65 (4.46%) Network Management
15 54 (3.71%) Change Management
16 50 (3.43%) Problem Management
17 49 (3.37%) Network Architecture
18 47 (3.23%) Line Management
18 47 (3.23%) Security Operations
19 45 (3.09%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 79 (5.43%) PowerShell
2 77 (5.29%) SQL
3 63 (4.33%) Perl
4 46 (3.16%) Python
5 32 (2.20%) Java
6 27 (1.85%) Bash Shell
7 13 (0.89%) JavaScript
7 13 (0.89%) PHP
8 12 (0.82%) Ruby
9 11 (0.76%) C
10 9 (0.62%) C++
11 3 (0.21%) VBScript
12 2 (0.14%) Lisp
12 2 (0.14%) VB
13 1 (0.069%) C#
13 1 (0.069%) Go
13 1 (0.069%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.069%) VBA
Qualifications
1 763 (52.40%) Cisco Certification
2 531 (36.47%) CCNP
3 274 (18.82%) CCNA
4 235 (16.14%) CCIE
5 95 (6.52%) Security Cleared
6 89 (6.11%) Degree
7 83 (5.70%) CCSE
8 70 (4.81%) JNCIS
9 56 (3.85%) SC Cleared
10 50 (3.43%) CCSA
11 47 (3.23%) JNCIA
12 42 (2.88%) CCSP
13 36 (2.47%) CCDP
14 29 (1.99%) CISSP
15 27 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
16 25 (1.72%) CCDA
16 25 (1.72%) JNCIP
17 24 (1.65%) MCSE
18 22 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
19 21 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (7.28%) SLA
2 89 (6.11%) PCI DSS
3 26 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (1.10%) PMO
6 15 (1.03%) QA
7 10 (0.69%) ISO27002
8 8 (0.55%) GPG13
9 7 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.069%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 191 (13.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 146 (10.03%) Active Directory
3 72 (4.95%) Hyper-V
4 33 (2.27%) ProxySG
5 30 (2.06%) Forefront TMG
6 25 (1.72%) XenApp
7 22 (1.51%) vSphere
8 21 (1.44%) Firmware
9 17 (1.17%) VMware ESX
9 17 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (1.03%) OpenSIPS
11 12 (0.82%) ISA Server
11 12 (0.82%) XenDesktop
12 11 (0.76%) Terminal Services
12 11 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (0.41%) NFS
14 5 (0.34%) Docker
15 4 (0.27%) iptables
15 4 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
15 4 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 95 (6.52%) FortiGate
2 49 (3.37%) Cisco Prime
3 46 (3.16%) Puppet
4 36 (2.47%) SCOM
5 34 (2.34%) SCCM
6 30 (2.06%) Ansible
7 24 (1.65%) SolarWinds Orion
8 20 (1.37%) Nagios
9 18 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
11 15 (1.03%) Cisco CME
11 15 (1.03%) HAProxy
12 14 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
13 13 (0.89%) NetBackup
14 12 (0.82%) TrustSec
15 11 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 11 (0.76%) MOM
15 11 (0.76%) WSUS
16 9 (0.62%) CFEngine
16 9 (0.62%) Salt
Vendors
1 1221 (83.86%) Cisco
2 696 (47.80%) Juniper
3 683 (46.91%) CheckPoint
4 441 (30.29%) Palo Alto
5 241 (16.55%) Fortinet
6 233 (16.00%) VMware
7 210 (14.42%) Blue Coat
8 194 (13.32%) Microsoft
9 144 (9.89%) HP
10 143 (9.82%) Riverbed
11 138 (9.48%) SolarWinds
12 104 (7.14%) Sourcefire
13 92 (6.32%) Brocade
13 92 (6.32%) Citrix
14 76 (5.22%) Aruba
15 64 (4.40%) Red Hat
16 59 (4.05%) Extreme Networks
16 59 (4.05%) Intel Security
17 58 (3.98%) SonicWALL
18 55 (3.78%) WatchGuard
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £66,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + BONUS/BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 basic + £6,600 car allowance + 12% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 5 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package Up £55k basic + £4k Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + benefits+certified training
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000-80,000+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 20 hours ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 12 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + training + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago