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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 284 335 382
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +47
Permanent jobs citing F5 421 328 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.93% 0.73% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 2.00% 1.58% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 334 294 232
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £38,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
21018 20797 23392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.53% 46.18% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17267 17378 19889
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +51 124 £57,500 +15.00% 17
Hounslow - 10 £52,500 -
Orpington -3 8 £42,500 -
Croydon - 5 £55,000 - 1
Canary Wharf +26 4 £75,000 -
Hayes - 4 £52,500 -
West Drayton - 3 £55,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Harrow -15 1 - -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 484 (64.71%) Cisco
2 454 (60.70%) Firewall
3 340 (45.45%) Juniper
4 319 (42.65%) CheckPoint
5 308 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
6 253 (33.82%) CCNP
7 231 (30.88%) WAN
8 224 (29.95%) Load Balancing
9 198 (26.47%) Linux
10 179 (23.93%) Windows
11 173 (23.13%) LAN
12 163 (21.79%) Finance
13 159 (21.26%) VPN
14 158 (21.12%) BGP
15 155 (20.72%) VMware
16 151 (20.19%) Cisco ASA
17 148 (19.79%) Cisco Nexus
18 142 (18.98%) MPLS
19 139 (18.58%) ITIL
20 132 (17.65%) CCIE
21 119 (15.91%) OSPF
22 118 (15.78%) EIGRP
23 117 (15.64%) DNS
23 117 (15.64%) Network Security
24 115 (15.37%) Oracle
25 112 (14.97%) TCP/IP
26 111 (14.84%) VMware Infrastructure
27 106 (14.17%) CCNA
28 102 (13.64%) SQL
28 102 (13.64%) Apache

F5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 102 (13.64%) Apache
2 98 (13.10%) Tomcat
3 44 (5.88%) Node.js
4 42 (5.61%) MS Exchange
5 36 (4.81%) nginx
6 33 (4.41%) WebLogic
7 32 (4.28%) SharePoint
8 30 (4.01%) IIS
9 17 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (2.14%) Lync
11 15 (2.01%) WebSphere
12 10 (1.34%) Lotus Domino
12 10 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.53%) Jetty
14 4 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
15 3 (0.40%) TeamSite
15 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 49 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.14%) MS Visio
3 27 (3.61%) MS Office
4 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.21%) SaaS
1 24 (3.21%) Office 365
2 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.27%) GitHub
5 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 454 (60.70%) Firewall
2 231 (30.88%) WAN
3 173 (23.13%) LAN
4 159 (21.26%) VPN
5 158 (21.12%) BGP
6 151 (20.19%) Cisco ASA
7 148 (19.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 142 (18.98%) MPLS
9 119 (15.91%) OSPF
10 118 (15.78%) EIGRP
11 117 (15.64%) DNS
11 117 (15.64%) Network Security
12 112 (14.97%) TCP/IP
13 97 (12.97%) Wireless
14 95 (12.70%) BIG-IP
15 90 (12.03%) SSL
16 71 (9.49%) HTTP
17 70 (9.36%) NetScaler
18 66 (8.82%) Internet
19 57 (7.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 45 (6.02%) MySQL
3 30 (4.01%) DB2
4 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.27%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.27%) SQLPlus
5 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.13%) Big Data
6 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (0.94%) Jenkins
1 7 (0.94%) Subversion
1 7 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.27%) JIRA
2 2 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 163 (21.79%) Finance
2 67 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 58 (7.75%) Banking
4 39 (5.21%) Investment Banking
5 27 (3.61%) Law
6 18 (2.41%) Back Office
6 18 (2.41%) Games
7 16 (2.14%) Retail
8 15 (2.01%) Publishing
9 8 (1.07%) Online Betting
10 6 (0.80%) Legal
11 5 (0.67%) French Language
11 5 (0.67%) German Language
12 4 (0.53%) Marketing
12 4 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.27%) Billing
13 2 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 290 (38.77%) Network Engineer
2 90 (12.03%) Consultant
3 84 (11.23%) Senior Network Engineer
4 63 (8.42%) Analyst
5 53 (7.09%) Security Consultant
6 51 (6.82%) Architect
7 46 (6.15%) Security Engineer
8 44 (5.88%) Administrator
9 36 (4.81%) Network Security Engineer
9 36 (4.81%) Systems Engineer
10 32 (4.28%) Linux Administrator
11 31 (4.14%) Network Analyst
12 30 (4.01%) Senior Analyst
13 29 (3.88%) Applications Support
13 29 (3.88%) Team Leader
14 27 (3.61%) Network Team Leader
15 23 (3.07%) Network Consultant
15 23 (3.07%) Senior Consultant
16 22 (2.94%) Firewall Engineer
17 19 (2.54%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
2 32 (4.28%) RabbitMQ
3 17 (2.27%) XML
3 17 (2.27%) CSS
4 12 (1.60%) SOAP
5 6 (0.80%) HTML
5 6 (0.80%) .NET
6 4 (0.53%) LAMP
7 3 (0.40%) Middleware
7 3 (0.40%) Web Services
7 3 (0.40%) Java EE
8 2 (0.27%) Memcached
8 2 (0.27%) OC4J
9 1 (0.13%) Rendezvous
9 1 (0.13%) DCOM
9 1 (0.13%) JMS
9 1 (0.13%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 27 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (3.34%) Replication
3 18 (2.41%) Blackberry
4 14 (1.87%) Computer Science
4 14 (1.87%) Clustering
5 10 (1.34%) Online Games
6 8 (1.07%) Client/Server
7 7 (0.94%) FlexPod
7 7 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 7 (0.94%) CESG
7 7 (0.94%) Social Media
8 6 (0.80%) Statistics
8 6 (0.80%) CLARiiON
9 5 (0.67%) Hedge funds
9 5 (0.67%) IPTV
9 5 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (0.53%) Streaming Media
11 3 (0.40%) User Experience
11 3 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.40%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 198 (26.47%) Linux
2 179 (23.93%) Windows
3 66 (8.82%) UNIX
4 48 (6.42%) CentOS
4 48 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (4.81%) Ubuntu
8 25 (3.34%) Solaris
9 19 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (1.34%) Windows Mobile
11 9 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (0.94%) AIX
13 4 (0.53%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.53%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.13%) HPUX
15 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (29.95%) Load Balancing
2 139 (18.58%) ITIL
3 101 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (9.76%) Information Security
5 72 (9.63%) Network Design
6 55 (7.35%) Low Latency
6 55 (7.35%) Project Management
7 44 (5.88%) Network Management
8 38 (5.08%) Network Monitoring
9 34 (4.55%) Change Management
9 34 (4.55%) SIEM
10 31 (4.14%) Data Security
11 28 (3.74%) Statistical Analysis
12 26 (3.48%) Service Delivery
13 24 (3.21%) Service Management
14 23 (3.07%) Change Control
14 23 (3.07%) Configuration Management
15 20 (2.67%) Capacity Management
16 19 (2.54%) E-Commerce
16 19 (2.54%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 102 (13.64%) SQL
2 64 (8.56%) Java
3 58 (7.75%) Perl
4 48 (6.42%) Bash Shell
5 40 (5.35%) Ruby
6 38 (5.08%) Python
7 25 (3.34%) PowerShell
8 12 (1.60%) PHP
9 6 (0.80%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.53%) VBScript
11 3 (0.40%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.27%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.27%) C
12 2 (0.27%) C#
12 2 (0.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 308 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 253 (33.82%) CCNP
3 132 (17.65%) CCIE
4 106 (14.17%) CCNA
5 50 (6.68%) Degree
6 38 (5.08%) CCSE
7 35 (4.68%) Security Cleared
8 28 (3.74%) SC Cleared
9 26 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 24 (3.21%) CCDP
11 22 (2.94%) CCSA
12 14 (1.87%) MCITP
13 13 (1.74%) JNCIA
13 13 (1.74%) JNCIS
14 11 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (1.34%) CCIP
16 9 (1.20%) MCSE
16 9 (1.20%) MCP
16 9 (1.20%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.22%) PCI DSS
2 31 (4.14%) SLA
3 29 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.60%) ISO 9001
5 9 (1.20%) QA
6 5 (0.67%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) BS7799
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 111 (14.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (6.95%) Active Directory
3 28 (3.74%) Xen
3 28 (3.74%) KVM
4 19 (2.54%) vSphere
5 17 (2.27%) Firmware
6 15 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (1.74%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.47%) NFS
8 11 (1.47%) XenApp
8 11 (1.47%) UAG
9 6 (0.80%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.67%) ProxySG
10 5 (0.67%) XenServer
11 2 (0.27%) Varnish
11 2 (0.27%) vCloud
12 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 54 (7.22%) Nagios
2 49 (6.55%) Cacti
3 43 (5.75%) Puppet
4 29 (3.88%) Ansible
5 28 (3.74%) ZABBIX
5 28 (3.74%) Salt
5 28 (3.74%) CFEngine
6 16 (2.14%) CiscoWorks
7 12 (1.60%) HP NNM
8 10 (1.34%) SCOM
9 9 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (1.07%) Backup Exec
10 8 (1.07%) Cisco Prime
11 7 (0.94%) Opsview
11 7 (0.94%) Cobbler
11 7 (0.94%) OpenView
11 7 (0.94%) Munin
12 6 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 6 (0.80%) HP SiteScope
12 6 (0.80%) RANCID
Vendors
1 484 (64.71%) Cisco
2 340 (45.45%) Juniper
3 319 (42.65%) CheckPoint
4 155 (20.72%) VMware
5 115 (15.37%) Oracle
6 99 (13.24%) Microsoft
6 99 (13.24%) Citrix
7 88 (11.76%) Red Hat
8 87 (11.63%) Fortinet
9 73 (9.76%) Blue Coat
10 58 (7.75%) Aruba
11 54 (7.22%) HP
12 51 (6.82%) Riverbed
13 47 (6.28%) SolarWinds
14 43 (5.75%) Websense
15 37 (4.95%) JBoss
16 33 (4.41%) EMC
17 28 (3.74%) NetApp
18 26 (3.48%) Dell
19 20 (2.67%) Nortel
London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% car allowance + corporate bene
Posted: 44 minutes ago
North London
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
HSBC
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £27000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ATOS - AMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: £65k & Car Allowance & Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum £60k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 6 days ago
London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Overtime
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago