The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 269 394 349
Rank change year-on-year
+125 -45
Permanent jobs citing F5 476 296 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.08% 0.60% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 2.34% 1.31% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 393 243 241
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
F5
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20302 22654 20365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.26% 46.25% 46.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17012 18812 16773
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +0.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in London

F5
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the London region.

F5 Salary Trend in London

F5
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in London

F5
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
City of London +104 173 £57,500 +9.52% 17
Hayes +15 8 £29,000 -42.00%
Croydon +13 8 £55,000 +103.70%
Canary Wharf +8 6 - -
Orpington -2 4 £42,500 -
Hounslow +3 3 £60,000 +25.00% 1
Wimbledon -9 3 £31,500 -40.00%
Uxbridge -5 1 £52,500 -0.94%
Paddington - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £60,000 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 742 (83.00%) Cisco
2 561 (62.75%) Firewall
3 446 (49.89%) Cisco Certification
4 406 (45.41%) Juniper
5 357 (39.93%) CheckPoint
6 298 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 287 (32.10%) CCNP
8 274 (30.65%) BGP
8 274 (30.65%) Data Centre
9 260 (29.08%) Cisco ASA
10 255 (28.52%) WAN
11 245 (27.40%) Load Balancing
12 242 (27.07%) Finance
13 236 (26.40%) LAN
14 234 (26.17%) MPLS
15 225 (25.17%) OSPF
16 220 (24.61%) CCNA
17 207 (23.15%) Network Security
18 174 (19.46%) Windows
19 164 (18.34%) Linux
20 162 (18.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
21 158 (17.67%) EIGRP
21 158 (17.67%) VMware
22 155 (17.34%) VPN
23 147 (16.44%) ITIL
24 128 (14.32%) Network Design
25 126 (14.09%) Wireless
26 124 (13.87%) Riverbed
27 121 (13.53%) DNS
27 121 (13.53%) TCP/IP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 47 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 40 (4.47%) IIS
3 29 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (3.02%) Apache
5 25 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (2.35%) Lync
7 18 (2.01%) Tomcat
8 15 (1.68%) JBoss
9 13 (1.45%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.12%) SharePoint
10 10 (1.12%) nginx
11 5 (0.56%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.56%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
12 4 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.34%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.34%) CMS
14 2 (0.22%) Lightstreamer
Applications
1 44 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.46%) MS Visio
3 11 (1.23%) MS Office
4 2 (0.22%) MS Project
4 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.11%) Summit
3 1 (0.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.36%) Office 365
2 17 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.45%) SaaS
4 8 (0.89%) PaaS
5 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.22%) IaaS
8 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 561 (62.75%) Firewall
2 298 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 274 (30.65%) BGP
4 260 (29.08%) Cisco ASA
5 255 (28.52%) WAN
6 236 (26.40%) LAN
7 234 (26.17%) MPLS
8 225 (25.17%) OSPF
9 207 (23.15%) Network Security
10 162 (18.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 158 (17.67%) EIGRP
12 155 (17.34%) VPN
13 126 (14.09%) Wireless
14 121 (13.53%) DNS
14 121 (13.53%) TCP/IP
15 118 (13.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 110 (12.30%) SSL
17 105 (11.74%) BIG-IP
18 83 (9.28%) FWSM
19 80 (8.95%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (3.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.57%) MySQL
3 8 (0.89%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.78%) Redis
4 7 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.45%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.22%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.22%) SQLPlus
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.22%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.11%) DB2
8 1 (0.11%) Informix
8 1 (0.11%) QlikView
8 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.01%) Subversion
3 6 (0.67%) Rational Performance Tester
3 6 (0.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.45%) Ant
5 3 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (0.34%) JIRA
6 2 (0.22%) Maven
6 2 (0.22%) RSpec
6 2 (0.22%) Hudson
7 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 242 (27.07%) Finance
2 80 (8.95%) Banking
3 58 (6.49%) Telecoms
4 29 (3.24%) Law
5 22 (2.46%) Marketing
6 20 (2.24%) Advertising
6 20 (2.24%) Legal
7 17 (1.90%) Retail
8 13 (1.45%) Publishing
9 12 (1.34%) Games
10 10 (1.12%) Online Betting
11 9 (1.01%) Back Office
12 8 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.89%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.67%) Electronics
14 5 (0.56%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.56%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.22%) Billing
16 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 440 (49.22%) Network Engineer
2 88 (9.84%) Senior Network Engineer
3 85 (9.51%) Consultant
4 84 (9.40%) Security Engineer
5 66 (7.38%) Architect
6 59 (6.60%) Network Security Engineer
7 56 (6.26%) Network Architect
8 45 (5.03%) Support Engineer
8 45 (5.03%) Network Consultant
8 45 (5.03%) Design Engineer
9 42 (4.70%) Administrator
10 41 (4.59%) Network Support
11 39 (4.36%) Network Design Engineer
12 38 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 33 (3.69%) Network Support Engineer
14 29 (3.24%) Systems Administrator
15 25 (2.80%) Cisco Engineer
15 25 (2.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 24 (2.68%) Senior Consultant
17 22 (2.46%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.01%) Web Services
2 12 (1.34%) Middleware
3 10 (1.12%) CSS
3 10 (1.12%) HTML
4 9 (1.01%) Memcached
5 7 (0.78%) XMPP
5 7 (0.78%) Java EE
5 7 (0.78%) SOAP
5 7 (0.78%) XML
6 5 (0.56%) WSDL
6 5 (0.56%) LAMP
7 4 (0.45%) MAPI
7 4 (0.45%) Spring
7 4 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.34%) AppFabric
8 3 (0.34%) J2EE
9 2 (0.22%) .NET
9 2 (0.22%) JDBC
9 2 (0.22%) JSP
9 2 (0.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 274 (30.65%) Data Centre
2 42 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (3.58%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.01%) Blackberry
6 17 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 16 (1.79%) PKI
7 16 (1.79%) FlexPod
8 12 (1.34%) Digital Media
9 11 (1.23%) Hedge funds
9 11 (1.23%) User Experience
9 11 (1.23%) Replication
10 9 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.01%) Over-the-Top Content
11 8 (0.89%) Equities
11 8 (0.89%) Private Cloud
12 7 (0.78%) Derivative
12 7 (0.78%) Statistics
12 7 (0.78%) CLARiiON
13 6 (0.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 174 (19.46%) Windows
2 164 (18.34%) Linux
3 75 (8.39%) UNIX
4 53 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (4.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (2.91%) Solaris
8 23 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.01%) CentOS
9 9 (1.01%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.89%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.67%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.45%) Android
12 4 (0.45%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.22%) VMS
13 2 (0.22%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.11%) SUSE
14 1 (0.11%) AIX
14 1 (0.11%) HPUX
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (27.40%) Load Balancing
2 147 (16.44%) ITIL
3 128 (14.32%) Network Design
4 69 (7.72%) Service Delivery
5 54 (6.04%) Network Management
6 45 (5.03%) Project Management
7 44 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 43 (4.81%) E-Commerce
8 43 (4.81%) Network Monitoring
9 39 (4.36%) Kalman Filter
10 36 (4.03%) Information Security
10 36 (4.03%) Incident Management
11 33 (3.69%) Change Management
12 32 (3.58%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (3.13%) PRINCE2
14 27 (3.02%) Problem Management
15 25 (2.80%) Security Architecture
16 24 (2.68%) Network Load Balancing
17 22 (2.46%) Service Management
17 22 (2.46%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 48 (5.37%) PowerShell
2 37 (4.14%) Perl
3 36 (4.03%) SQL
4 25 (2.80%) Java
5 23 (2.57%) Bash Shell
6 19 (2.13%) Python
7 15 (1.68%) Shell Script
8 10 (1.12%) Ruby
8 10 (1.12%) PHP
9 4 (0.45%) C
10 3 (0.34%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.22%) C++
12 1 (0.11%) C#
12 1 (0.11%) VBScript
12 1 (0.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 446 (49.89%) Cisco Certification
2 287 (32.10%) CCNP
3 220 (24.61%) CCNA
4 109 (12.19%) CCIE
5 89 (9.96%) Degree
6 54 (6.04%) Security Cleared
7 51 (5.70%) CCSA
8 46 (5.15%) SC Cleared
9 38 (4.25%) CCSE
10 34 (3.80%) JNCIP
11 23 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
12 21 (2.35%) CISSP
13 20 (2.24%) JNCIA
14 18 (2.01%) CCDP
15 17 (1.90%) CCSP
16 15 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 14 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (1.34%) JNCIE
19 11 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 10 (1.12%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (7.49%) SLA
2 36 (4.03%) PCI DSS
3 20 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.23%) COBIT
5 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.22%) QA
7 1 (0.11%) BS7799
System Software
1 106 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (8.28%) Active Directory
3 33 (3.69%) vSphere
4 24 (2.68%) VMware Workstation
5 23 (2.57%) Hyper-V
6 17 (1.90%) VMware ESX
7 11 (1.23%) Firmware
8 9 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.89%) Varnish
9 8 (0.89%) iptables
9 8 (0.89%) XenServer
10 5 (0.56%) XenApp
10 5 (0.56%) NFS
11 4 (0.45%) Xen
11 4 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.45%) KVM
12 3 (0.34%) Docker
12 3 (0.34%) Squid
13 2 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.22%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 30 (3.36%) Cisco Prime
2 25 (2.80%) Cacti
3 22 (2.46%) Puppet
3 22 (2.46%) CiscoWorks
4 20 (2.24%) Nagios
5 17 (1.90%) FortiGate
6 13 (1.45%) SCOM
7 12 (1.34%) Legato
7 12 (1.34%) HAProxy
8 11 (1.23%) Ansible
9 10 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
9 10 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (1.12%) OpenNMS
10 9 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
11 7 (0.78%) ZABBIX
11 7 (0.78%) OPNET
12 6 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
12 6 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
12 6 (0.67%) Salt
13 5 (0.56%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 742 (83.00%) Cisco
2 406 (45.41%) Juniper
3 357 (39.93%) CheckPoint
4 158 (17.67%) VMware
5 124 (13.87%) Riverbed
6 114 (12.75%) HP
7 103 (11.52%) Microsoft
7 103 (11.52%) Fortinet
8 102 (11.41%) Citrix
9 71 (7.94%) SolarWinds
10 57 (6.38%) McAfee
11 51 (5.70%) Red Hat
12 47 (5.26%) Blue Coat
13 36 (4.03%) EMC
14 32 (3.58%) Avaya
15 31 (3.47%) NetApp
16 30 (3.36%) Oracle
17 26 (2.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 25 (2.80%) Dell
19 24 (2.68%) Brocade
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 4 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Allow + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + significant on site allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 45K to 55K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £400 to £520 per day excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Posted: 7 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago