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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 254 386 349
Rank change year-on-year
+132 -37
Permanent jobs citing F5 501 298 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.13% 0.61% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 2.42% 1.32% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 419 240 262
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
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
20696 22599 20728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.50% 46.36% 46.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17367 18647 17157
Average salary £54,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.93% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 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 6 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 +103 195 £57,500 +4.54% 13
Croydon +18 11 £55,000 +103.70% 1
Hayes - 9 £29,000 -
Canary Wharf +10 8 £72,500 +70.58%
Orpington +1 5 £42,500 -
Wimbledon -7 3 £31,500 -40.00%
Twickenham - 3 £60,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £52,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £65,000 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 728 (82.82%) Cisco
2 543 (61.77%) Firewall
3 451 (51.31%) Cisco Certification
4 396 (45.05%) Juniper
5 330 (37.54%) CheckPoint
6 289 (32.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 285 (32.42%) CCNP
8 275 (31.29%) BGP
9 260 (29.58%) WAN
10 256 (29.12%) Load Balancing
11 253 (28.78%) Cisco ASA
12 242 (27.53%) MPLS
13 236 (26.85%) Finance
14 234 (26.62%) LAN
15 225 (25.60%) CCNA
15 225 (25.60%) OSPF
16 193 (21.96%) Network Security
17 172 (19.57%) VPN
18 168 (19.11%) EIGRP
19 166 (18.89%) Windows
19 166 (18.89%) Linux
20 164 (18.66%) VMware
21 160 (18.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 158 (17.97%) ITIL
23 124 (14.11%) Wireless
24 123 (13.99%) Network Design
25 122 (13.88%) TCP/IP
25 122 (13.88%) Riverbed
26 119 (13.54%) DNS
27 118 (13.42%) HP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 46 (5.23%) MS Exchange
2 41 (4.66%) IIS
3 27 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (2.96%) Apache
5 24 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 22 (2.50%) Lync
7 18 (2.05%) Tomcat
8 17 (1.93%) JBoss
9 11 (1.25%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.25%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.91%) nginx
11 5 (0.57%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.46%) CMS
12 4 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.34%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.34%) Confluence
13 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.34%) MQSeries
Applications
1 51 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.73%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.37%) MS Office
4 4 (0.46%) MS Project
5 2 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.11%) Summit
4 1 (0.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.55%) Office 365
2 14 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.14%) SaaS
3 10 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.91%) PaaS
6 3 (0.34%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 543 (61.77%) Firewall
2 289 (32.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 275 (31.29%) BGP
4 260 (29.58%) WAN
5 253 (28.78%) Cisco ASA
6 242 (27.53%) MPLS
7 234 (26.62%) LAN
8 225 (25.60%) OSPF
9 193 (21.96%) Network Security
10 172 (19.57%) VPN
11 168 (19.11%) EIGRP
12 160 (18.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 124 (14.11%) Wireless
14 122 (13.88%) TCP/IP
15 119 (13.54%) DNS
16 115 (13.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 110 (12.51%) SSL
18 102 (11.60%) BIG-IP
19 86 (9.78%) Cisco IOS
20 83 (9.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.59%) MySQL
3 9 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.57%) Redis
5 5 (0.57%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.57%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.57%) Data Mining
6 4 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.34%) Informix
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.23%) SQLPlus
8 2 (0.23%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.11%) QlikView
9 1 (0.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (0.91%) Subversion
1 8 (0.91%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.68%) Rational Performance Tester
3 5 (0.57%) JIRA
4 3 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.34%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.23%) RSpec
5 2 (0.23%) Hudson
5 2 (0.23%) Ant
General
1 236 (26.85%) Finance
2 77 (8.76%) Banking
3 53 (6.03%) Telecoms
4 25 (2.84%) Law
5 23 (2.62%) Marketing
6 22 (2.50%) Advertising
7 20 (2.28%) Legal
8 18 (2.05%) Publishing
9 17 (1.93%) Retail
10 11 (1.25%) Back Office
11 9 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.91%) Games
13 6 (0.68%) Online Betting
14 5 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.57%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.57%) Electronics
15 4 (0.46%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.23%) Billing
17 1 (0.11%) Local Government
17 1 (0.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 417 (47.44%) Network Engineer
2 92 (10.47%) Security Engineer
3 88 (10.01%) Senior Network Engineer
4 84 (9.56%) Consultant
5 62 (7.05%) Architect
6 57 (6.48%) Network Security Engineer
6 57 (6.48%) Network Architect
7 47 (5.35%) Network Consultant
8 43 (4.89%) Administrator
8 43 (4.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 43 (4.89%) Design Engineer
9 37 (4.21%) Network Design Engineer
10 32 (3.64%) Support Engineer
10 32 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
11 27 (3.07%) Network Support
12 25 (2.84%) Team Leader
13 24 (2.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 23 (2.62%) Cisco Engineer
14 23 (2.62%) Technical Design Authority
15 22 (2.50%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.05%) CSS
2 14 (1.59%) Web Services
3 12 (1.37%) Middleware
4 10 (1.14%) HTML
5 9 (1.02%) Memcached
6 8 (0.91%) SOAP
7 7 (0.80%) XMPP
7 7 (0.80%) Java EE
7 7 (0.80%) LAMP
7 7 (0.80%) XML
8 4 (0.46%) Spring
8 4 (0.46%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.34%) AppFabric
9 3 (0.34%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.34%) MAPI
9 3 (0.34%) .NET
9 3 (0.34%) J2EE
10 2 (0.23%) JDBC
10 2 (0.23%) JSP
10 2 (0.23%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 39 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 19 (2.16%) FlexPod
4 18 (2.05%) Blackberry
5 15 (1.71%) Digital Media
6 14 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 14 (1.59%) Open Source
7 12 (1.37%) PKI
7 12 (1.37%) Hedge funds
8 11 (1.25%) Replication
8 11 (1.25%) User Experience
9 9 (1.02%) Over-the-Top Content
10 8 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (0.91%) Equities
11 7 (0.80%) Derivative
11 7 (0.80%) Statistics
11 7 (0.80%) CLARiiON
12 6 (0.68%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.57%) Tandem
14 4 (0.46%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 166 (18.89%) Windows
1 166 (18.89%) Linux
2 84 (9.56%) UNIX
3 53 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (5.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (5.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (3.30%) Solaris
7 24 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.25%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.02%) CentOS
10 7 (0.80%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.57%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.57%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.34%) Android
13 2 (0.23%) VMS
14 1 (0.11%) SUSE
14 1 (0.11%) AIX
14 1 (0.11%) HPUX
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (29.12%) Load Balancing
2 158 (17.97%) ITIL
3 123 (13.99%) Network Design
4 62 (7.05%) Service Delivery
5 60 (6.83%) Network Management
6 53 (6.03%) Project Management
7 47 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 46 (5.23%) Network Monitoring
9 43 (4.89%) Change Management
10 42 (4.78%) Incident Management
11 40 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
12 35 (3.98%) E-Commerce
12 35 (3.98%) Information Security
13 34 (3.87%) PRINCE2
14 29 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (2.96%) Network Load Balancing
16 23 (2.62%) Problem Management
16 23 (2.62%) Content Management
17 21 (2.39%) Service Management
18 20 (2.28%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 47 (5.35%) PowerShell
2 43 (4.89%) Perl
2 43 (4.89%) SQL
3 24 (2.73%) Java
4 22 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 21 (2.39%) Python
6 18 (2.05%) Shell Script
7 11 (1.25%) PHP
8 8 (0.91%) Ruby
9 4 (0.46%) C
10 3 (0.34%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.23%) C++
12 1 (0.11%) C#
12 1 (0.11%) VBScript
12 1 (0.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 451 (51.31%) Cisco Certification
2 285 (32.42%) CCNP
3 225 (25.60%) CCNA
4 113 (12.86%) CCIE
5 73 (8.30%) Degree
6 51 (5.80%) Security Cleared
7 45 (5.12%) SC Cleared
8 39 (4.44%) CCSA
9 29 (3.30%) CCSE
9 29 (3.30%) JNCIP
10 25 (2.84%) JNCIA
11 22 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (2.05%) CISSP
12 18 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 16 (1.82%) CCSP
14 14 (1.59%) CCDP
14 14 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (1.14%) JNCIE
17 8 (0.91%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.94%) SLA
2 39 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.25%) COBIT
5 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) QA
6 1 (0.11%) BS7799
System Software
1 114 (12.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (7.62%) Active Directory
3 37 (4.21%) vSphere
4 28 (3.19%) Hyper-V
5 23 (2.62%) VMware Workstation
6 19 (2.16%) VMware ESX
7 17 (1.93%) Firmware
8 9 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.91%) Varnish
10 7 (0.80%) iptables
11 5 (0.57%) NFS
11 5 (0.57%) XenServer
12 4 (0.46%) Xen
13 3 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (0.34%) Squid
13 3 (0.34%) KVM
13 3 (0.34%) Docker
14 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.23%) OpenSSH
14 2 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 34 (3.87%) Cisco Prime
2 26 (2.96%) Cacti
3 23 (2.62%) Nagios
4 21 (2.39%) CiscoWorks
5 19 (2.16%) Puppet
6 16 (1.82%) SCOM
6 16 (1.82%) FortiGate
7 15 (1.71%) Legato
8 13 (1.48%) Ansible
9 9 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (1.02%) ZABBIX
9 9 (1.02%) OpenNMS
10 8 (0.91%) HAProxy
11 7 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (0.80%) Cisco UCCE
11 7 (0.80%) OPNET
11 7 (0.80%) Nessus
12 6 (0.68%) SCCM
12 6 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
12 6 (0.68%) Salt
Vendors
1 728 (82.82%) Cisco
2 396 (45.05%) Juniper
3 330 (37.54%) CheckPoint
4 164 (18.66%) VMware
5 122 (13.88%) Riverbed
6 118 (13.42%) HP
7 111 (12.63%) Microsoft
8 109 (12.40%) Fortinet
9 89 (10.13%) Citrix
10 83 (9.44%) SolarWinds
11 62 (7.05%) McAfee
12 49 (5.57%) Red Hat
13 45 (5.12%) Blue Coat
14 43 (4.89%) EMC
15 34 (3.87%) NetApp
16 33 (3.75%) Oracle
17 30 (3.41%) Dell
17 30 (3.41%) Avaya
18 26 (2.96%) Aruba
19 23 (2.62%) Brocade
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, Leeds
Solo Search
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Allow + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + OTE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £70000 - £75000 Per Annum +£7k Car Allowance +Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
ComputaCenter
Posted: 12 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Core & Voluntary Benefits + Car
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Posted: 18 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago