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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 338 331 407
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +76
Permanent jobs citing F5 348 328 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.74% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 1.60% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 291 281 206
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
22117 20525 23778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.58% 46.34% 46.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18284 17136 20446
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +48 143 £52,500 - 16
Orpington +2 8 £42,500 -
Hounslow - 6 £51,250 -
West Drayton - 3 £55,000 -
Harrow -13 2 £72,500 +26.08%
Canary Wharf +7 1 - -
Hayes -3 1 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Chiswick -7 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £52,500 -
Croydon - 1 £55,000 - 2
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 441 (68.37%) Cisco
2 380 (58.91%) Firewall
3 267 (41.40%) Cisco Certification
4 263 (40.78%) Juniper
5 240 (37.21%) CheckPoint
6 211 (32.71%) CCNP
7 210 (32.56%) WAN
8 186 (28.84%) Load Balancing
9 173 (26.82%) Linux
10 157 (24.34%) LAN
11 147 (22.79%) Windows
12 145 (22.48%) VMware
13 142 (22.02%) Finance
14 140 (21.71%) BGP
14 140 (21.71%) Cisco ASA
15 136 (21.09%) VPN
16 123 (19.07%) ITIL
17 120 (18.60%) DNS
18 110 (17.05%) Oracle
18 110 (17.05%) CCIE
18 110 (17.05%) MPLS
18 110 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
19 108 (16.74%) EIGRP
20 106 (16.43%) CCNA
21 103 (15.97%) Network Security
22 100 (15.50%) Cisco Nexus
23 98 (15.19%) SQL
24 96 (14.88%) Apache
25 95 (14.73%) Tomcat
25 95 (14.73%) OSPF

F5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 96 (14.88%) Apache
2 95 (14.73%) Tomcat
3 41 (6.36%) Node.js
4 38 (5.89%) nginx
5 32 (4.96%) WebLogic
6 30 (4.65%) MS Exchange
7 19 (2.95%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.95%) WebSphere
8 16 (2.48%) IIS
9 15 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (1.24%) Lync
11 6 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.47%) Jetty
13 3 (0.47%) WebLogic Portal
14 2 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.31%) TeamSite
14 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 41 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.79%) MS Office
3 14 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.47%) RMDS
2 2 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.64%) Office 365
2 12 (1.86%) SaaS
3 3 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.16%) PaaS
5 1 (0.16%) GitHub
5 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 380 (58.91%) Firewall
2 210 (32.56%) WAN
3 157 (24.34%) LAN
4 140 (21.71%) BGP
4 140 (21.71%) Cisco ASA
5 136 (21.09%) VPN
6 120 (18.60%) DNS
7 110 (17.05%) MPLS
8 108 (16.74%) EIGRP
9 103 (15.97%) Network Security
10 100 (15.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 95 (14.73%) OSPF
12 91 (14.11%) TCP/IP
13 87 (13.49%) BIG-IP
14 85 (13.18%) SSL
15 75 (11.63%) Wireless
16 66 (10.23%) HTTP
17 58 (8.99%) Internet
18 57 (8.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 54 (8.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 50 (7.75%) MySQL
3 30 (4.65%) DB2
4 4 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (0.62%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.31%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.31%) SQLPlus
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (1.55%) Subversion
1 10 (1.55%) Git (software)
1 10 (1.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 142 (22.02%) Finance
2 56 (8.68%) Banking
3 43 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 40 (6.20%) Investment Banking
5 23 (3.57%) Retail
5 23 (3.57%) Law
6 21 (3.26%) Games
7 11 (1.71%) Online Betting
7 11 (1.71%) Publishing
8 10 (1.55%) Back Office
9 8 (1.24%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.78%) Legal
10 5 (0.78%) French Language
10 5 (0.78%) German Language
11 2 (0.31%) Marketing
11 2 (0.31%) Advertising
11 2 (0.31%) Front Office
12 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.16%) Billing
12 1 (0.16%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 260 (40.31%) Network Engineer
2 78 (12.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 56 (8.68%) Analyst
4 52 (8.06%) Consultant
5 50 (7.75%) Architect
6 41 (6.36%) Security Engineer
7 39 (6.05%) Administrator
8 34 (5.27%) Network Security Engineer
9 33 (5.12%) Systems Engineer
10 31 (4.81%) Team Leader
11 29 (4.50%) Linux Administrator
11 29 (4.50%) Network Team Leader
12 25 (3.88%) Firewall Engineer
13 23 (3.57%) Applications Support
14 22 (3.41%) Network Analyst
14 22 (3.41%) Linux Engineer
15 21 (3.26%) Network Architect
16 19 (2.95%) Support Engineer
17 18 (2.79%) Network Consultant
18 16 (2.48%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.34%) ActiveMQ
2 26 (4.03%) RabbitMQ
3 17 (2.64%) CSS
4 16 (2.48%) SOAP
4 16 (2.48%) XML
5 9 (1.40%) HTML
6 6 (0.93%) .NET
6 6 (0.93%) Web Services
7 4 (0.62%) Rendezvous
8 3 (0.47%) Middleware
8 3 (0.47%) LAMP
9 2 (0.31%) OC4J
9 2 (0.31%) Java EE
9 2 (0.31%) J2EE
10 1 (0.16%) DCOM
10 1 (0.16%) JMS
10 1 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.16%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.16%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (2.95%) Replication
2 13 (2.02%) Blackberry
2 13 (2.02%) Online Games
3 10 (1.55%) Computer Science
3 10 (1.55%) Social Media
3 10 (1.55%) Clustering
4 8 (1.24%) Firmware
4 8 (1.24%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.09%) Client/Server
5 7 (1.09%) CESG
6 5 (0.78%) PKI
6 5 (0.78%) Hedge funds
6 5 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (0.78%) Statistics
7 3 (0.47%) Open Source
7 3 (0.47%) FlexPod
7 3 (0.47%) Streaming Media
7 3 (0.47%) CLARiiON
8 2 (0.31%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.31%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 173 (26.82%) Linux
2 147 (22.79%) Windows
3 68 (10.54%) UNIX
4 48 (7.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (7.29%) CentOS
6 38 (5.89%) Ubuntu
7 30 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (2.17%) Solaris
9 14 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.93%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.31%) AIX
13 1 (0.16%) SUSE
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (28.84%) Load Balancing
2 123 (19.07%) ITIL
3 69 (10.70%) Network Design
4 50 (7.75%) Network Management
5 44 (6.82%) Low Latency
6 41 (6.36%) Change Management
7 38 (5.89%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (5.12%) Information Security
9 31 (4.81%) Network Monitoring
10 29 (4.50%) Project Management
11 28 (4.34%) Data Security
11 28 (4.34%) Statistical Analysis
12 27 (4.19%) SIEM
13 24 (3.72%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (3.72%) Network Architecture
14 23 (3.57%) Capacity Management
15 22 (3.41%) Configuration Management
16 20 (3.10%) Service Management
17 19 (2.95%) Root Cause Analysis
18 18 (2.79%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 98 (15.19%) SQL
2 67 (10.39%) Java
3 60 (9.30%) Perl
4 45 (6.98%) Bash Shell
5 43 (6.67%) Ruby
6 42 (6.51%) Python
7 22 (3.41%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.40%) JavaScript
9 8 (1.24%) PHP
10 5 (0.78%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.62%) VBScript
11 4 (0.62%) C
12 2 (0.31%) C#
12 2 (0.31%) C++
12 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 267 (41.40%) Cisco Certification
2 211 (32.71%) CCNP
3 110 (17.05%) CCIE
4 106 (16.43%) CCNA
5 41 (6.36%) CCSE
6 37 (5.74%) Degree
7 35 (5.43%) Security Cleared
8 31 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 27 (4.19%) CCDP
9 27 (4.19%) CCSA
10 26 (4.03%) SC Cleared
10 26 (4.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (2.95%) MCITP
12 15 (2.33%) JNCIS
13 14 (2.17%) JNCIA
14 11 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (1.24%) MCP
16 7 (1.09%) MCSE
16 7 (1.09%) MCSA
17 6 (0.93%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (8.68%) PCI DSS
2 32 (4.96%) SLA
3 26 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (2.02%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.93%) QA
6 5 (0.78%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 110 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (6.36%) Active Directory
3 29 (4.50%) KVM
4 28 (4.34%) Xen
5 16 (2.48%) VMware ESX
6 13 (2.02%) XenApp
6 13 (2.02%) vSphere
7 11 (1.71%) NFS
8 10 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.93%) UAG
9 6 (0.93%) XenServer
9 6 (0.93%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.47%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.47%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.31%) vCloud
12 1 (0.16%) Varnish
12 1 (0.16%) Postfix
12 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 53 (8.22%) Nagios
2 44 (6.82%) Puppet
3 42 (6.51%) Cacti
4 28 (4.34%) CFEngine
4 28 (4.34%) Ansible
4 28 (4.34%) Salt
4 28 (4.34%) ZABBIX
5 26 (4.03%) CiscoWorks
6 17 (2.64%) Cisco Prime
7 16 (2.48%) HP NNM
8 10 (1.55%) Munin
8 10 (1.55%) Cobbler
8 10 (1.55%) Opsview
8 10 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (1.09%) OpenView
9 7 (1.09%) Backup Exec
10 6 (0.93%) Cisco IPCC
10 6 (0.93%) SCCM
10 6 (0.93%) SCOM
11 5 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 441 (68.37%) Cisco
2 263 (40.78%) Juniper
3 240 (37.21%) CheckPoint
4 145 (22.48%) VMware
5 110 (17.05%) Oracle
6 91 (14.11%) Citrix
7 83 (12.87%) Microsoft
8 73 (11.32%) Red Hat
9 64 (9.92%) SolarWinds
10 61 (9.46%) HP
11 50 (7.75%) Fortinet
11 50 (7.75%) Blue Coat
12 42 (6.51%) Riverbed
13 36 (5.58%) Aruba
13 36 (5.58%) JBoss
14 29 (4.50%) Dell
15 24 (3.72%) EMC
16 23 (3.57%) NetApp
16 23 (3.57%) Websense
17 20 (3.10%) Sophos
North West London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10k Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
N T T Com Security
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
NTT Com Security
Posted: Yesterday
London
NTT Com Security
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
N T T Com Security
Salary: £65,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
NTT Com Security
Posted: Yesterday
London
NTT Com Security (UK) Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
N T T Com Security
Salary: £50,000 per annum bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday