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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 320 365 364
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -1
Permanent jobs citing F5 360 298 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.66% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 1.40% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 321 226 236
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
21143 21353 22437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.74% 47.03% 46.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17871 17460 18979
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
(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 +68 114 £57,500 +15.00% 10
Croydon +10 9 £55,000 - 1
Hounslow - 7 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £72,500 -
Hayes +3 3 £42,500 -
Orpington +1 3 £42,500 - 1
Uxbridge - 3 £50,000 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 558 (71.63%) Cisco
2 478 (61.36%) Firewall
3 383 (49.17%) Juniper
4 358 (45.96%) Cisco Certification
5 302 (38.77%) CheckPoint
6 267 (34.27%) CCNP
7 244 (31.32%) WAN
8 241 (30.94%) Load Balancing
9 217 (27.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 194 (24.90%) VPN
11 191 (24.52%) LAN
11 191 (24.52%) Linux
12 188 (24.13%) Cisco ASA
13 177 (22.72%) MPLS
14 174 (22.34%) BGP
14 174 (22.34%) Windows
15 172 (22.08%) Finance
16 158 (20.28%) ITIL
17 147 (18.87%) VMware
17 147 (18.87%) Network Security
18 146 (18.74%) CCNA
19 142 (18.23%) OSPF
20 131 (16.82%) CCIE
21 123 (15.79%) Wireless
21 123 (15.79%) EIGRP
21 123 (15.79%) Fortinet
22 119 (15.28%) DNS
22 119 (15.28%) TCP/IP
23 97 (12.45%) Citrix
24 96 (12.32%) Microsoft

F5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 76 (9.76%) Apache
2 68 (8.73%) Tomcat
3 47 (6.03%) MS Exchange
4 39 (5.01%) IIS
5 34 (4.36%) SharePoint
6 33 (4.24%) JBoss
7 26 (3.34%) Node.js
8 25 (3.21%) Lync
9 22 (2.82%) WebLogic
10 21 (2.70%) nginx
11 17 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (1.28%) Lotus Domino
13 10 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.77%) Jetty
14 6 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.51%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
15 4 (0.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 47 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.36%) MS Visio
3 23 (2.95%) MS Office
4 5 (0.64%) MS Project
5 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) RMDS
1 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.85%) Office 365
2 26 (3.34%) SaaS
3 9 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.64%) OpenShift
6 4 (0.51%) GitHub
6 4 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.26%) PaaS
8 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 478 (61.36%) Firewall
2 244 (31.32%) WAN
3 217 (27.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 194 (24.90%) VPN
5 191 (24.52%) LAN
6 188 (24.13%) Cisco ASA
7 177 (22.72%) MPLS
8 174 (22.34%) BGP
9 147 (18.87%) Network Security
10 142 (18.23%) OSPF
11 123 (15.79%) Wireless
11 123 (15.79%) EIGRP
12 119 (15.28%) DNS
12 119 (15.28%) TCP/IP
13 90 (11.55%) SSL
14 87 (11.17%) BIG-IP
15 79 (10.14%) NetScaler
16 73 (9.37%) Cisco IOS
16 73 (9.37%) Internet
17 70 (8.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (7.70%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.13%) MySQL
3 15 (1.93%) DB2
4 11 (1.41%) Data Mining
5 5 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.51%) Informix
7 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.39%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.26%) SQLPlus
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.13%) Big Data
9 1 (0.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (0.77%) JIRA
2 4 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 172 (22.08%) Finance
2 53 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 45 (5.78%) Banking
4 33 (4.24%) Law
5 28 (3.59%) Back Office
6 25 (3.21%) Publishing
7 23 (2.95%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.54%) Retail
9 10 (1.28%) Marketing
10 8 (1.03%) Advertising
11 7 (0.90%) Games
11 7 (0.90%) Legal
12 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.39%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 326 (41.85%) Network Engineer
2 96 (12.32%) Consultant
3 84 (10.78%) Senior Network Engineer
4 82 (10.53%) Security Engineer
5 64 (8.22%) Security Consultant
6 60 (7.70%) Administrator
7 53 (6.80%) Network Security Engineer
8 52 (6.68%) Analyst
9 49 (6.29%) Architect
10 35 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
11 34 (4.36%) Team Leader
12 33 (4.24%) Network Architect
13 32 (4.11%) Network Team Leader
13 32 (4.11%) Network Consultant
14 29 (3.72%) Linux Administrator
15 25 (3.21%) Network Analyst
15 25 (3.21%) Senior Architect
16 24 (3.08%) Senior Network Architect
17 23 (2.95%) Senior Analyst
17 23 (2.95%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.59%) CSS
2 23 (2.95%) ActiveMQ
2 23 (2.95%) RabbitMQ
3 14 (1.80%) XML
4 9 (1.16%) SOAP
4 9 (1.16%) Middleware
4 9 (1.16%) LAMP
5 6 (0.77%) .NET
6 5 (0.64%) Memcached
7 4 (0.51%) Java EE
7 4 (0.51%) Web Services
7 4 (0.51%) HTML
8 3 (0.39%) Rendezvous
9 1 (0.13%) JMS
9 1 (0.13%) WSDL
9 1 (0.13%) COM
9 1 (0.13%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.13%) ZK
9 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (2.82%) Blackberry
3 20 (2.57%) Management Information System
4 19 (2.44%) Replication
5 18 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.18%) FlexPod
7 12 (1.54%) Clustering
8 10 (1.28%) Open Source
9 8 (1.03%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.90%) CLARiiON
11 6 (0.77%) IPTV
11 6 (0.77%) Hedge funds
11 6 (0.77%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.64%) Statistics
12 5 (0.64%) CESG
12 5 (0.64%) Tandem
13 4 (0.51%) PKI
13 4 (0.51%) Streaming Media
13 4 (0.51%) iPad
13 4 (0.51%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 191 (24.52%) Linux
2 174 (22.34%) Windows
3 79 (10.14%) UNIX
4 45 (5.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (4.75%) CentOS
7 35 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (4.24%) Solaris
9 23 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (2.44%) Ubuntu
11 11 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
12 10 (1.28%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
12 10 (1.28%) Windows 7
13 8 (1.03%) AIX
14 7 (0.90%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.39%) HPUX
16 1 (0.13%) VMS
16 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (30.94%) Load Balancing
2 158 (20.28%) ITIL
3 74 (9.50%) Information Security
4 73 (9.37%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (9.24%) Project Management
6 66 (8.47%) Network Design
7 47 (6.03%) Network Monitoring
8 45 (5.78%) Network Management
9 42 (5.39%) Change Management
10 39 (5.01%) Low Latency
11 37 (4.75%) Service Delivery
12 36 (4.62%) Service Management
13 31 (3.98%) SIEM
14 30 (3.85%) Change Control
14 30 (3.85%) Incident Management
15 28 (3.59%) Kalman Filter
16 24 (3.08%) E-Commerce
17 21 (2.70%) Configuration Management
17 21 (2.70%) Capacity Management
18 20 (2.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 71 (9.11%) SQL
2 58 (7.45%) Perl
3 45 (5.78%) Java
4 41 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 32 (4.11%) Python
6 29 (3.72%) Ruby
7 27 (3.47%) PowerShell
8 21 (2.70%) PHP
9 12 (1.54%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.51%) VBScript
10 4 (0.51%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.26%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.26%) C
Qualifications
1 358 (45.96%) Cisco Certification
2 267 (34.27%) CCNP
3 146 (18.74%) CCNA
4 131 (16.82%) CCIE
5 53 (6.80%) Degree
6 37 (4.75%) Security Cleared
7 29 (3.72%) SC Cleared
8 24 (3.08%) CCSA
9 19 (2.44%) CCDP
10 16 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (1.93%) JNCIA
11 15 (1.93%) RHCE
11 15 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (1.80%) CCSE
13 13 (1.67%) CCIP
14 12 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (1.28%) HND
15 10 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 9 (1.16%) CISSP
16 9 (1.16%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.91%) PCI DSS
2 31 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (2.82%) SLA
4 8 (1.03%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.64%) COBIT
5 5 (0.64%) QA
6 1 (0.13%) BS7799
6 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 96 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (8.86%) Active Directory
3 36 (4.62%) vSphere
4 26 (3.34%) Firmware
5 21 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (1.93%) KVM
6 15 (1.93%) Xen
7 13 (1.67%) Hyper-V
8 12 (1.54%) VMware ESX
9 11 (1.41%) UAG
10 7 (0.90%) NFS
11 6 (0.77%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.64%) Varnish
12 5 (0.64%) Docker
13 4 (0.51%) ProxySG
13 4 (0.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 4 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (0.39%) XenApp
14 3 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 54 (6.93%) Cacti
2 53 (6.80%) Nagios
3 34 (4.36%) Puppet
4 23 (2.95%) ZABBIX
5 22 (2.82%) Ansible
6 16 (2.05%) SCOM
7 15 (1.93%) Salt
7 15 (1.93%) CFEngine
8 14 (1.80%) FortiGate
9 10 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
9 10 (1.28%) OpenView
10 9 (1.16%) HP SiteScope
10 9 (1.16%) RANCID
11 7 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 6 (0.77%) Legato
12 6 (0.77%) Backup Exec
13 5 (0.64%) Nessus
14 3 (0.39%) NetBackup
14 3 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 558 (71.63%) Cisco
2 383 (49.17%) Juniper
3 302 (38.77%) CheckPoint
4 147 (18.87%) VMware
5 123 (15.79%) Fortinet
6 97 (12.45%) Citrix
7 96 (12.32%) Microsoft
8 87 (11.17%) Red Hat
9 84 (10.78%) Oracle
10 76 (9.76%) Blue Coat
11 70 (8.99%) HP
12 60 (7.70%) Riverbed
13 58 (7.45%) Aruba
14 55 (7.06%) SolarWinds
15 49 (6.29%) Websense
16 48 (6.16%) EMC
17 36 (4.62%) McAfee
18 29 (3.72%) Dell
19 28 (3.59%) NetApp
20 20 (2.57%) Avaya
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DP Connect
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum inclusive of package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42500 per annum + £3,000 on-call + OT + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + OTE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 15 days ago
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum P&L Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits and training
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per month + Bonus,Pension,Holiday,Health care
Posted: 20 days ago