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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 325 333 342
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing F5 345 361 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.77% 0.78% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 1.69% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284 304 278
Average salary £56,500 £52,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.10% -4.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
19849 21417 20193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.47% 46.10% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16774 17656 16884
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -35 85 £56,500 +6.60% 4
Hounslow +9 10 £60,000 +14.28%
Hayes 0 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Docklands, London - 2 £47,500 -
Croydon +9 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Canary Wharf -2 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 £39,500 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 650 (79.95%) Cisco
2 527 (64.82%) Firewall
3 402 (49.45%) Cisco Certification
4 370 (45.51%) Juniper
5 364 (44.77%) CheckPoint
6 269 (33.09%) CCNP
7 265 (32.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 247 (30.38%) Cisco ASA
9 240 (29.52%) BGP
9 240 (29.52%) Data Centre
10 228 (28.04%) Load Balancing
11 224 (27.55%) Finance
12 221 (27.18%) WAN
13 217 (26.69%) LAN
14 214 (26.32%) OSPF
15 203 (24.97%) Network Security
16 175 (21.53%) MPLS
17 168 (20.66%) Linux
18 158 (19.43%) Wireless
19 150 (18.45%) CCNA
20 146 (17.96%) VPN
21 142 (17.47%) Windows
22 134 (16.48%) CCIE
23 130 (15.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
24 129 (15.87%) TCP/IP
25 121 (14.88%) ITIL
25 121 (14.88%) EIGRP
26 116 (14.27%) Fortinet
27 113 (13.90%) DNS
28 102 (12.55%) VMware

F5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 40 (4.92%) Apache
2 32 (3.94%) MS Exchange
3 31 (3.81%) IIS
4 23 (2.83%) Tomcat
5 22 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (2.34%) JBoss
7 17 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (2.09%) nginx
7 17 (2.09%) OpenStack
7 17 (2.09%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.86%) Lync
9 5 (0.62%) Confluence
9 5 (0.62%) Mule
9 5 (0.62%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.49%) Drupal
10 4 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (0.49%) CloudStack
11 3 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.37%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 32 (3.94%) MS Visio
2 28 (3.44%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.09%) Office 365
3 15 (1.85%) SaaS
4 9 (1.11%) PaaS
5 8 (0.98%) IaaS
6 4 (0.49%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 527 (64.82%) Firewall
2 265 (32.60%) Cisco Nexus
3 247 (30.38%) Cisco ASA
4 240 (29.52%) BGP
5 221 (27.18%) WAN
6 217 (26.69%) LAN
7 214 (26.32%) OSPF
8 203 (24.97%) Network Security
9 175 (21.53%) MPLS
10 158 (19.43%) Wireless
11 146 (17.96%) VPN
12 130 (15.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 129 (15.87%) TCP/IP
14 121 (14.88%) EIGRP
15 113 (13.90%) DNS
16 94 (11.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 91 (11.19%) Cisco IOS
18 84 (10.33%) BIG-IP
19 82 (10.09%) SSL
20 77 (9.47%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.60%) MySQL
3 10 (1.23%) Redis
4 9 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 8 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (0.62%) Big Data
6 5 (0.62%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.62%) Hadoop
6 5 (0.62%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.62%) SQLPlus
6 5 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (0.62%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (0.62%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.25%) OLAP
7 2 (0.25%) OLTP
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (0.25%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 18 (2.21%) Git (software)
2 12 (1.48%) Subversion
2 12 (1.48%) Jenkins
3 8 (0.98%) JIRA
4 7 (0.86%) Ant
5 6 (0.74%) Rational Performance Tester
6 5 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.62%) MSBuild
6 5 (0.62%) Maven
6 5 (0.62%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.49%) NUnit
7 4 (0.49%) MSTest
8 3 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.25%) Hudson
9 2 (0.25%) RSpec
10 1 (0.12%) JMeter
10 1 (0.12%) LoadRunner
General
1 224 (27.55%) Finance
2 82 (10.09%) Banking
3 51 (6.27%) Telecoms
4 34 (4.18%) Retail
5 20 (2.46%) Games
5 20 (2.46%) Online Betting
6 19 (2.34%) Law
6 19 (2.34%) Financial Institution
7 15 (1.85%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.72%) Legal
9 13 (1.60%) Marketing
9 13 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.35%) Advertising
11 7 (0.86%) Electronics
12 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.62%) Back Office
14 2 (0.25%) Publishing
15 1 (0.12%) Local Government
15 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 390 (47.97%) Network Engineer
2 101 (12.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 88 (10.82%) Security Engineer
4 71 (8.73%) Consultant
5 65 (8.00%) Architect
6 53 (6.52%) Network Security Engineer
7 50 (6.15%) Network Architect
8 49 (6.03%) Network Support
9 47 (5.78%) Support Engineer
10 44 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
11 43 (5.29%) Administrator
11 43 (5.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 37 (4.55%) Network Consultant
13 27 (3.32%) Firewall Engineer
14 26 (3.20%) Analyst
15 25 (3.08%) Cisco Engineer
16 23 (2.83%) Senior Consultant
17 22 (2.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
17 22 (2.71%) Solutions Architect
18 19 (2.34%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.58%) 802.1X
2 17 (2.09%) Middleware
3 15 (1.85%) Web Services
4 7 (0.86%) .NET Framework
4 7 (0.86%) HTML
4 7 (0.86%) .NET
5 6 (0.74%) XML
6 5 (0.62%) SOAP
6 5 (0.62%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.49%) MAPI
7 4 (0.49%) Java EE
8 3 (0.37%) Memcached
8 3 (0.37%) AppFabric
8 3 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.37%) Spring
8 3 (0.37%) WSDL
8 3 (0.37%) CSS
8 3 (0.37%) MSMQ
9 2 (0.25%) JMS
9 2 (0.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 240 (29.52%) Data Centre
2 41 (5.04%) Computer Science
3 35 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (2.83%) PKI
5 20 (2.46%) Management Information System
6 16 (1.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 13 (1.60%) Private Cloud
8 12 (1.48%) Blackberry
8 12 (1.48%) Clustering
9 11 (1.35%) Online Banking
9 11 (1.35%) IPTV
9 11 (1.35%) Online Games
10 7 (0.86%) Derivative
11 6 (0.74%) DTV
11 6 (0.74%) Replication
11 6 (0.74%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.62%) Social Media
12 5 (0.62%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 168 (20.66%) Linux
2 142 (17.47%) Windows
3 85 (10.46%) UNIX
4 32 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (3.57%) Solaris
7 22 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.98%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.86%) CentOS
11 5 (0.62%) Data ONTAP
12 4 (0.49%) Android
13 3 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.25%) AIX
14 2 (0.25%) SUSE
14 2 (0.25%) Debian
14 2 (0.25%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (28.04%) Load Balancing
2 121 (14.88%) ITIL
3 99 (12.18%) Network Design
4 65 (8.00%) Project Management
5 62 (7.63%) SIEM
6 61 (7.50%) Service Delivery
7 56 (6.89%) Network Management
8 55 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (6.15%) E-Commerce
10 48 (5.90%) Information Security
11 46 (5.66%) Incident Management
12 41 (5.04%) Kalman Filter
13 40 (4.92%) Problem Management
14 36 (4.43%) Root Cause Analysis
15 34 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
16 33 (4.06%) Mentoring
17 31 (3.81%) Change Management
18 30 (3.69%) Capacity Planning
19 29 (3.57%) DevOps
20 27 (3.32%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (4.55%) SQL
2 36 (4.43%) PowerShell
3 33 (4.06%) Java
4 28 (3.44%) Python
5 27 (3.32%) Shell Script
6 25 (3.08%) Bash Shell
7 22 (2.71%) Ruby
8 18 (2.21%) Perl
9 9 (1.11%) PHP
10 6 (0.74%) VB
10 6 (0.74%) C#
11 5 (0.62%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.62%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.25%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.25%) C
12 2 (0.25%) Jython
12 2 (0.25%) Korn
13 1 (0.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 402 (49.45%) Cisco Certification
2 269 (33.09%) CCNP
3 150 (18.45%) CCNA
4 134 (16.48%) CCIE
5 74 (9.10%) Degree
6 55 (6.77%) Security Cleared
7 52 (6.40%) CCSA
8 46 (5.66%) SC Cleared
9 38 (4.67%) CCSE
10 35 (4.31%) JNCIP
11 34 (4.18%) CISSP
12 28 (3.44%) CCDP
13 23 (2.83%) CCSP
14 18 (2.21%) CEH
14 18 (2.21%) JNCIE
15 17 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
16 16 (1.97%) JNCIS
17 12 (1.48%) CCIP
17 12 (1.48%) JNCIA
18 9 (1.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (8.12%) SLA
2 39 (4.80%) PCI DSS
3 30 (3.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.72%) COBIT
5 6 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.25%) QA
7 1 (0.12%) BS7799
System Software
1 68 (8.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (7.38%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.58%) VMware Workstation
4 17 (2.09%) vSphere
5 12 (1.48%) Squid
5 12 (1.48%) Varnish
5 12 (1.48%) XenServer
6 10 (1.23%) XenApp
7 9 (1.11%) KVM
8 8 (0.98%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.74%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.62%) iptables
10 5 (0.62%) Xen
11 4 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.37%) OpenSSH
12 3 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.37%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.25%) NFS
13 2 (0.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 39 (4.80%) Puppet
2 29 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (3.08%) SolarWinds Orion
3 25 (3.08%) Cacti
4 23 (2.83%) FortiGate
5 18 (2.21%) Cisco Prime
5 18 (2.21%) Ansible
6 16 (1.97%) OpenNMS
7 13 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
7 13 (1.60%) Nagios
7 13 (1.60%) CiscoWorks
8 12 (1.48%) HAProxy
9 8 (0.98%) WSUS
9 8 (0.98%) Nessus
10 7 (0.86%) SCOM
11 6 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (0.74%) Salt
12 5 (0.62%) OpenAM
12 5 (0.62%) CFEngine
12 5 (0.62%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 650 (79.95%) Cisco
2 370 (45.51%) Juniper
3 364 (44.77%) CheckPoint
4 116 (14.27%) Fortinet
5 102 (12.55%) VMware
6 98 (12.05%) Riverbed
7 90 (11.07%) HP
8 78 (9.59%) Citrix
9 77 (9.47%) Microsoft
10 56 (6.89%) SolarWinds
11 48 (5.90%) Blue Coat
12 45 (5.54%) McAfee
13 39 (4.80%) Red Hat
14 30 (3.69%) Aruba
15 26 (3.20%) SonicWALL
16 23 (2.83%) Barracuda Networks
17 22 (2.71%) Splunk
18 21 (2.58%) Oracle
19 20 (2.46%) Alcatel-Lucent
19 20 (2.46%) Brocade
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £82000 per annum + car
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
DTI Global
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago