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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 279 380 319
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -61
Permanent jobs citing F5 425 274 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.01% 0.63% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 1.32% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 363 198 289
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
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
20126 20743 20639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.85% 47.45% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16965 16845 17262
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +66 150 £57,500 +6.48% 17
Canary Wharf - 9 £72,500 -
Croydon +14 7 £55,000 - 2
Orpington +3 5 £42,500 - 1
Hayes +5 4 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Uxbridge - 4 £52,500 -
Hounslow - 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £65,000 -
Twickenham +2 2 £57,500 +22.34%
Greenwich - 1 - -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 653 (78.49%) Cisco
2 495 (59.50%) Firewall
3 421 (50.60%) Cisco Certification
4 384 (46.15%) Juniper
5 299 (35.94%) CheckPoint
6 293 (35.22%) CCNP
7 272 (32.69%) WAN
8 270 (32.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 250 (30.05%) Load Balancing
10 226 (27.16%) LAN
11 225 (27.04%) BGP
12 224 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
13 222 (26.68%) MPLS
14 199 (23.92%) CCNA
15 198 (23.80%) VPN
16 194 (23.32%) Finance
17 181 (21.75%) OSPF
18 166 (19.95%) Linux
19 165 (19.83%) Windows
20 164 (19.71%) ITIL
20 164 (19.71%) Network Security
21 151 (18.15%) EIGRP
22 146 (17.55%) VMware
23 138 (16.59%) TCP/IP
24 126 (15.14%) Wireless
25 120 (14.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
26 119 (14.30%) DNS
27 118 (14.18%) CCIE
28 106 (12.74%) Fortinet
29 105 (12.62%) Microsoft

F5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 51 (6.13%) MS Exchange
2 43 (5.17%) IIS
3 37 (4.45%) Apache
4 29 (3.49%) Tomcat
5 26 (3.13%) Lync
6 25 (3.00%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 17 (2.04%) JBoss
10 16 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 10 (1.20%) nginx
12 9 (1.08%) Node.js
13 6 (0.72%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.60%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.60%) Lotus Domino
15 4 (0.48%) CMS
15 4 (0.48%) Confluence
16 3 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 52 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.25%) MS Visio
3 18 (2.16%) MS Office
4 4 (0.48%) MS Project
5 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.36%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.69%) Office 365
2 22 (2.64%) SaaS
3 12 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.72%) PaaS
6 5 (0.60%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.36%) GitHub
8 2 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 495 (59.50%) Firewall
2 272 (32.69%) WAN
3 270 (32.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 226 (27.16%) LAN
5 225 (27.04%) BGP
6 224 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
7 222 (26.68%) MPLS
8 198 (23.80%) VPN
9 181 (21.75%) OSPF
10 164 (19.71%) Network Security
11 151 (18.15%) EIGRP
12 138 (16.59%) TCP/IP
13 126 (15.14%) Wireless
14 120 (14.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 119 (14.30%) DNS
16 99 (11.90%) SSL
17 95 (11.42%) BIG-IP
18 84 (10.10%) Cisco IOS
19 83 (9.98%) NetScaler
20 81 (9.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.52%) MySQL
3 11 (1.32%) Data Mining
4 10 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.60%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.48%) Informix
8 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) QlikView
10 1 (0.12%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (0.72%) JIRA
2 4 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (0.36%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 194 (23.32%) Finance
2 59 (7.09%) Telecoms
3 54 (6.49%) Banking
4 34 (4.09%) Law
5 24 (2.88%) Back Office
6 22 (2.64%) Publishing
7 17 (2.04%) Retail
7 17 (2.04%) Marketing
8 15 (1.80%) Legal
8 15 (1.80%) Advertising
9 10 (1.20%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.08%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.72%) Games
12 3 (0.36%) Billing
13 1 (0.12%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 370 (44.47%) Network Engineer
2 105 (12.62%) Consultant
3 79 (9.50%) Security Engineer
4 76 (9.13%) Senior Network Engineer
5 62 (7.45%) Security Consultant
6 53 (6.37%) Architect
7 52 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
8 51 (6.13%) Administrator
9 44 (5.29%) Systems Administrator
9 44 (5.29%) Network Architect
10 42 (5.05%) Design Engineer
11 40 (4.81%) Network Consultant
12 36 (4.33%) Analyst
13 34 (4.09%) Network Design Engineer
14 33 (3.97%) Team Leader
15 32 (3.85%) Network Team Leader
16 27 (3.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 21 (2.52%) Senior Consultant
18 20 (2.40%) Senior Systems Administrator
18 20 (2.40%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.73%) CSS
2 14 (1.68%) Middleware
3 10 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (1.08%) Memcached
4 9 (1.08%) ActiveMQ
4 9 (1.08%) Web Services
5 8 (0.96%) LAMP
6 7 (0.84%) XML
6 7 (0.84%) SOAP
6 7 (0.84%) XMPP
7 6 (0.72%) HTML
8 5 (0.60%) Java EE
9 3 (0.36%) .NET
9 3 (0.36%) Rendezvous
10 2 (0.24%) WSDL
10 2 (0.24%) J2EE
11 1 (0.12%) COM
11 1 (0.12%) JDBC
11 1 (0.12%) JSP
11 1 (0.12%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 46 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 25 (3.00%) Blackberry
4 23 (2.76%) FlexPod
5 20 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 16 (1.92%) Open Source
7 14 (1.68%) Replication
8 13 (1.56%) Hedge funds
8 13 (1.56%) Digital Media
9 9 (1.08%) CLARiiON
9 9 (1.08%) User Experience
10 8 (0.96%) Derivative
11 7 (0.84%) Over-the-Top Content
11 7 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (0.84%) Equities
11 7 (0.84%) PKI
12 6 (0.72%) IPTV
12 6 (0.72%) Clustering
12 6 (0.72%) Statistics
13 5 (0.60%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 166 (19.95%) Linux
2 165 (19.83%) Windows
3 70 (8.41%) UNIX
4 51 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (5.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (4.57%) Solaris
7 34 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (2.04%) CentOS
10 14 (1.68%) Windows 8
10 14 (1.68%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (0.84%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.84%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 6 (0.72%) AIX
14 5 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.36%) HPUX
16 1 (0.12%) VMS
16 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (30.05%) Load Balancing
2 164 (19.71%) ITIL
3 104 (12.50%) Network Design
4 68 (8.17%) Information Security
5 67 (8.05%) Network Monitoring
6 64 (7.69%) Project Management
7 60 (7.21%) Service Delivery
8 56 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (6.13%) Network Management
10 44 (5.29%) Change Management
11 43 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
12 41 (4.93%) Incident Management
13 37 (4.45%) Kalman Filter
14 32 (3.85%) E-Commerce
15 31 (3.73%) Service Management
16 29 (3.49%) PRINCE2
17 25 (3.00%) Security Architecture
18 24 (2.88%) Change Control
19 23 (2.76%) SIEM
19 23 (2.76%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 49 (5.89%) Perl
2 44 (5.29%) SQL
3 37 (4.45%) PowerShell
4 27 (3.25%) Bash Shell
5 26 (3.13%) Java
6 19 (2.28%) Python
7 16 (1.92%) PHP
8 13 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.32%) Ruby
10 2 (0.24%) VBScript
10 2 (0.24%) C
11 1 (0.12%) C++
11 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 421 (50.60%) Cisco Certification
2 293 (35.22%) CCNP
3 199 (23.92%) CCNA
4 118 (14.18%) CCIE
5 76 (9.13%) Degree
6 36 (4.33%) Security Cleared
7 31 (3.73%) CCSA
8 29 (3.49%) SC Cleared
9 21 (2.52%) CCSE
9 21 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (2.16%) JNCIA
10 18 (2.16%) JNCIP
11 15 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 15 (1.80%) CCSP
11 15 (1.80%) CCDP
11 15 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (1.80%) VCP4
12 13 (1.56%) RHCE
12 13 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (1.32%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.81%) PCI DSS
2 31 (3.73%) SLA
3 20 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.48%) COBIT
5 4 (0.48%) QA
6 2 (0.24%) BS7799
7 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 96 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (7.57%) Active Directory
3 44 (5.29%) vSphere
4 33 (3.97%) Firmware
5 27 (3.25%) Hyper-V
6 17 (2.04%) VMware ESX
7 15 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (1.44%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (0.96%) Varnish
10 6 (0.72%) UAG
11 5 (0.60%) NFS
11 5 (0.60%) Docker
12 4 (0.48%) ProxySG
12 4 (0.48%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.36%) XenApp
14 2 (0.24%) Xen
14 2 (0.24%) KVM
Systems Management
1 34 (4.09%) Nagios
1 34 (4.09%) Cacti
2 26 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
3 22 (2.64%) Puppet
4 18 (2.16%) SCOM
5 14 (1.68%) CiscoWorks
6 13 (1.56%) Legato
7 12 (1.44%) ZABBIX
8 11 (1.32%) FortiGate
9 9 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (1.08%) Ansible
10 7 (0.84%) Cisco UCCE
10 7 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (0.84%) OpenView
10 7 (0.84%) OPNET
11 5 (0.60%) Nessus
11 5 (0.60%) SCCM
11 5 (0.60%) Netcool
11 5 (0.60%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.60%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 653 (78.49%) Cisco
2 384 (46.15%) Juniper
3 299 (35.94%) CheckPoint
4 146 (17.55%) VMware
5 106 (12.74%) Fortinet
6 105 (12.62%) Microsoft
7 101 (12.14%) Riverbed
8 92 (11.06%) Citrix
9 84 (10.10%) HP
10 74 (8.89%) SolarWinds
11 70 (8.41%) Blue Coat
12 68 (8.17%) Red Hat
13 57 (6.85%) EMC
14 50 (6.01%) McAfee
15 45 (5.41%) Oracle
16 40 (4.81%) Websense
17 36 (4.33%) Aruba
18 33 (3.97%) Dell
19 32 (3.85%) NetApp
20 29 (3.49%) Avaya
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + £6,600 Car allowance + 12% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £60000 per annum + £7200Car allowance+15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Harris Global
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
2Source Talent
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago