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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 352 317 422
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +105
Permanent jobs citing F5 322 393 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.78% 0.94% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 1.96% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 261 347 167
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
18122 20030 20103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.18% 48.09% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15301 16901 16244
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -17 49 £67,500 +17.39% 9
Hounslow 0 7 £37,500 -
Canary Wharf -1 5 £72,500 -
Croydon -3 4 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Harrow - 3 - -
Hammersmith - 3 - -
Chiswick - 2 £54,250 - 1
Orpington -5 1 £42,500 -
Westminster - 1 £47,500 -
Osterley - 1 - -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 512 (82.32%) Cisco
2 416 (66.88%) Firewall
3 350 (56.27%) Cisco Certification
4 268 (43.09%) CCNP
5 265 (42.60%) Juniper
6 249 (40.03%) Cisco ASA
7 235 (37.78%) CheckPoint
8 219 (35.21%) WAN
9 214 (34.41%) Cisco Nexus
10 191 (30.71%) BGP
11 190 (30.55%) LAN
12 188 (30.23%) Load Balancing
13 177 (28.46%) Wireless
14 170 (27.33%) Network Security
15 156 (25.08%) Data Centre
16 155 (24.92%) Palo Alto
17 151 (24.28%) Finance
18 145 (23.31%) MPLS
18 145 (23.31%) OSPF
19 143 (22.99%) VPN
20 137 (22.03%) Linux
21 128 (20.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 119 (19.13%) CCIE
23 116 (18.65%) TCP/IP
24 114 (18.33%) Cisco IOS
25 109 (17.52%) BIG-IP
26 105 (16.88%) CCNA
27 102 (16.40%) Windows
28 92 (14.79%) EIGRP
29 91 (14.63%) ITIL

F5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (4.50%) IIS
2 27 (4.34%) Apache
3 20 (3.22%) nginx
4 18 (2.89%) MS Exchange
5 14 (2.25%) Skype for Business
6 13 (2.09%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.61%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.80%) JBoss
9 4 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.64%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.32%) Confluence
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.32%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.16%) iPlanet
12 1 (0.16%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 27 (4.34%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.57%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.77%) Mimecast
3 8 (1.29%) SaaS
4 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.48%) IaaS
6 2 (0.32%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 416 (66.88%) Firewall
2 249 (40.03%) Cisco ASA
3 219 (35.21%) WAN
4 214 (34.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 191 (30.71%) BGP
6 190 (30.55%) LAN
7 177 (28.46%) Wireless
8 170 (27.33%) Network Security
9 145 (23.31%) MPLS
9 145 (23.31%) OSPF
10 143 (22.99%) VPN
11 128 (20.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 116 (18.65%) TCP/IP
13 114 (18.33%) Cisco IOS
14 109 (17.52%) BIG-IP
15 92 (14.79%) EIGRP
16 80 (12.86%) VLAN
17 78 (12.54%) DNS
18 76 (12.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 63 (10.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.22%) NoSQL
2 17 (2.73%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.09%) MongoDB
4 12 (1.93%) MySQL
5 11 (1.77%) Redis
6 9 (1.45%) Couchbase
7 8 (1.29%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.48%) Big Data
9 2 (0.32%) Aerospike
9 2 (0.32%) DB2
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (1.77%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.61%) Jenkins
3 9 (1.45%) Ant
3 9 (1.45%) Maven
4 7 (1.13%) TeamCity
5 6 (0.96%) JIRA
6 5 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.32%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.16%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 151 (24.28%) Finance
2 79 (12.70%) Banking
3 52 (8.36%) Telecoms
4 33 (5.31%) Investment Banking
5 30 (4.82%) Financial Institution
6 22 (3.54%) Retail
7 19 (3.05%) Legal
8 11 (1.77%) Back Office
8 11 (1.77%) Online Betting
9 10 (1.61%) Law
10 8 (1.29%) Games
11 7 (1.13%) Marketing
12 3 (0.48%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 291 (46.78%) Network Engineer
2 96 (15.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 93 (14.95%) Senior Network Engineer
4 83 (13.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 71 (11.41%) Architect
5 71 (11.41%) Security Engineer
6 57 (9.16%) Network Security Engineer
7 49 (7.88%) Analyst
8 48 (7.72%) Network Architect
9 46 (7.40%) Consultant
10 44 (7.07%) Juniper Engineer
11 40 (6.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 32 (5.14%) Network Manager
13 31 (4.98%) Firewall Engineer
14 30 (4.82%) Administrator
15 26 (4.18%) Network Analyst
16 23 (3.70%) Cisco Architect
16 23 (3.70%) Security Analyst
17 20 (3.22%) Linux Engineer
17 20 (3.22%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.38%) 802.1X
2 12 (1.93%) LAMP
2 12 (1.93%) Middleware
3 9 (1.45%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (0.80%) .NET
4 5 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (0.80%) Web Services
5 3 (0.48%) COM
6 2 (0.32%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.32%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.32%) CSS
6 2 (0.32%) J2EE
6 2 (0.32%) Java EE
6 2 (0.32%) RESTful
7 1 (0.16%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 156 (25.08%) Data Centre
2 60 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (6.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 29 (4.66%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.57%) Cyberthreat
5 16 (2.57%) Hedge funds
6 15 (2.41%) Clustering
7 10 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.45%) Statistics
9 8 (1.29%) PKI
10 7 (1.13%) FlexPod
11 5 (0.80%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.80%) Derivative
11 5 (0.80%) EMC VNX
11 5 (0.80%) Fintech
11 5 (0.80%) IPTV
11 5 (0.80%) Online Games
12 4 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.64%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.64%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 137 (22.03%) Linux
2 102 (16.40%) Windows
3 71 (11.41%) Unix
4 38 (6.11%) Windows Server
5 33 (5.31%) Solaris
6 31 (4.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (2.09%) CentOS
11 8 (1.29%) CatOS
12 6 (0.96%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.80%) AIX
13 5 (0.80%) Android
14 4 (0.64%) Debian
15 3 (0.48%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.16%) SUSE
17 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (30.23%) Load Balancing
2 91 (14.63%) ITIL
3 67 (10.77%) Mentoring
4 60 (9.65%) Presales
5 50 (8.04%) Network Design
6 45 (7.23%) Service Delivery
7 44 (7.07%) E-Commerce
7 44 (7.07%) Incident Management
8 40 (6.43%) SIEM
9 37 (5.95%) High Availability
10 36 (5.79%) PRINCE2
10 36 (5.79%) Problem Management
10 36 (5.79%) Project Management
11 34 (5.47%) Root Cause Analysis
12 30 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (4.82%) Cybersecurity
12 30 (4.82%) Information Security
13 29 (4.66%) Configuration Management
13 29 (4.66%) Network Monitoring
13 29 (4.66%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (7.72%) Python
2 39 (6.27%) Bash Shell
3 32 (5.14%) SQL
4 26 (4.18%) PowerShell
5 20 (3.22%) Perl
6 19 (3.05%) Shell Script
7 17 (2.73%) Ruby
8 15 (2.41%) VB
9 13 (2.09%) Java
10 2 (0.32%) C#
10 2 (0.32%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 350 (56.27%) Cisco Certification
2 268 (43.09%) CCNP
3 119 (19.13%) CCIE
4 105 (16.88%) CCNA
5 72 (11.58%) Degree
6 42 (6.75%) CCDP
7 33 (5.31%) Security Cleared
8 32 (5.14%) JNCIS
9 31 (4.98%) CCSE
10 22 (3.54%) CCSA
10 22 (3.54%) CCSP
11 21 (3.38%) CCVP
11 21 (3.38%) JNCIP
11 21 (3.38%) SC Cleared
12 15 (2.41%) CCDA
12 15 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (2.09%) JNCIA
14 12 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (1.77%) MCSE
16 10 (1.61%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.31%) SLA
2 24 (3.86%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) QA
6 1 (0.16%) COBIT
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 62 (9.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (6.75%) Active Directory
3 22 (3.54%) vSphere
4 16 (2.57%) XenApp
5 12 (1.93%) Terminal Services
6 11 (1.77%) Forefront TMG
6 11 (1.77%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.77%) Squid
6 11 (1.77%) Varnish
6 11 (1.77%) VMware Workstation
7 9 (1.45%) iptables
8 5 (0.80%) NFS
8 5 (0.80%) Snort
8 5 (0.80%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.64%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.48%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.32%) Firmware
11 2 (0.32%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 39 (6.27%) SolarWinds Orion
2 34 (5.47%) Cacti
3 30 (4.82%) Nagios
4 26 (4.18%) Puppet
5 24 (3.86%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (3.54%) Cisco CUCM
7 19 (3.05%) FortiGate
8 18 (2.89%) Ansible
9 14 (2.25%) SCOM
10 11 (1.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 11 (1.77%) MOM
10 11 (1.77%) WSUS
11 10 (1.61%) HAProxy
12 9 (1.45%) Cisco Prime
12 9 (1.45%) OpenNMS
13 8 (1.29%) RSA enVision
13 8 (1.29%) RSA Security Analytics
14 7 (1.13%) Cisco UCCE
14 7 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
15 6 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 512 (82.32%) Cisco
2 265 (42.60%) Juniper
3 235 (37.78%) CheckPoint
4 155 (24.92%) Palo Alto
5 88 (14.15%) VMware
6 79 (12.70%) Riverbed
7 77 (12.38%) Fortinet
8 70 (11.25%) Microsoft
9 62 (9.97%) SolarWinds
10 52 (8.36%) Blue Coat
10 52 (8.36%) Citrix
11 44 (7.07%) Aruba
12 31 (4.98%) Intel Security
13 28 (4.50%) HP
13 28 (4.50%) Oracle
14 25 (4.02%) NetApp
14 25 (4.02%) Red Hat
15 22 (3.54%) Meraki
16 20 (3.22%) EMC
16 20 (3.22%) ServiceNow
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Talent Spa
Salary: up to £60k basic salary
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
First Point
Salary: £62000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + + Trainng + Progession
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 5k on call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits + over time
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + on call + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £44,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive salary and benefits and excellent career
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
dotMailer Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Generous Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
Chiswick
Talent Point
Salary: £62000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago