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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 302 369 319
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -50
Permanent jobs citing F5 379 334 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.86% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 1.50% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 302 280 266
Average salary £56,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
19844 22336 20525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.78% 46.34% 46.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16606 18502 17034
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +4 103 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Hounslow +23 10 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Docklands, London +4 2 £47,500 -
Hayes +3 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Wimbledon -2 1 £32,500 -38.09%
Isleworth - 1 £39,500 -
Paddington - 1 - -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 731 (81.68%) Cisco
2 568 (63.46%) Firewall
3 445 (49.72%) Cisco Certification
4 391 (43.69%) Juniper
5 360 (40.22%) CheckPoint
6 305 (34.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 293 (32.74%) BGP
8 291 (32.51%) CCNP
9 281 (31.40%) Data Centre
10 262 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
11 255 (28.49%) Finance
12 252 (28.16%) WAN
13 250 (27.93%) OSPF
14 249 (27.82%) Load Balancing
15 236 (26.37%) LAN
16 233 (26.03%) MPLS
17 203 (22.68%) Network Security
18 185 (20.67%) CCNA
19 180 (20.11%) Linux
20 171 (19.11%) Windows
21 157 (17.54%) EIGRP
22 155 (17.32%) VPN
23 153 (17.09%) Wireless
24 139 (15.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
25 134 (14.97%) ITIL
26 133 (14.86%) CCIE
27 129 (14.41%) TCP/IP
28 128 (14.30%) Network Design
29 126 (14.08%) Riverbed
30 124 (13.85%) VMware

F5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 43 (4.80%) IIS
2 41 (4.58%) MS Exchange
3 33 (3.69%) Apache
4 27 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (2.57%) Tomcat
6 21 (2.35%) JBoss
7 18 (2.01%) WebSphere
8 17 (1.90%) OpenStack
9 11 (1.23%) nginx
10 9 (1.01%) Lync
11 7 (0.78%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.56%) Confluence
12 5 (0.56%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.56%) Mule
13 4 (0.45%) Drupal
13 4 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.45%) CloudStack
14 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 36 (4.02%) MS Visio
2 33 (3.69%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (2.79%) Office 365
3 19 (2.12%) SaaS
4 11 (1.23%) PaaS
5 8 (0.89%) IaaS
6 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.34%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 568 (63.46%) Firewall
2 305 (34.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 293 (32.74%) BGP
4 262 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
5 252 (28.16%) WAN
6 250 (27.93%) OSPF
7 236 (26.37%) LAN
8 233 (26.03%) MPLS
9 203 (22.68%) Network Security
10 157 (17.54%) EIGRP
11 155 (17.32%) VPN
12 153 (17.09%) Wireless
13 139 (15.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 129 (14.41%) TCP/IP
15 121 (13.52%) DNS
16 105 (11.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 93 (10.39%) Cisco IOS
18 89 (9.94%) FWSM
19 87 (9.72%) BIG-IP
20 84 (9.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (3.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.45%) MySQL
3 10 (1.12%) Oracle Database
4 8 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (0.78%) Redis
6 5 (0.56%) Big Data
6 5 (0.56%) Hadoop
6 5 (0.56%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (0.56%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (0.56%) SQLPlus
7 3 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.34%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.22%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.22%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (0.22%) OLTP
8 2 (0.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (1.68%) Git (software)
2 14 (1.56%) Subversion
3 10 (1.12%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.89%) JIRA
5 6 (0.67%) Rational Performance Tester
6 5 (0.56%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.56%) MSBuild
6 5 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.45%) MSTest
7 4 (0.45%) NUnit
7 4 (0.45%) Ant
8 3 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.22%) Hudson
9 2 (0.22%) RSpec
9 2 (0.22%) Maven
10 1 (0.11%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.11%) JMeter
General
1 255 (28.49%) Finance
2 92 (10.28%) Banking
3 65 (7.26%) Telecoms
4 36 (4.02%) Retail
5 22 (2.46%) Law
6 21 (2.35%) Online Betting
7 20 (2.23%) Legal
8 19 (2.12%) Games
9 18 (2.01%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.79%) Marketing
11 15 (1.68%) Advertising
12 13 (1.45%) Investment Banking
12 13 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.78%) Back Office
14 6 (0.67%) Electronics
14 6 (0.67%) Publishing
15 5 (0.56%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.11%) Local Government
16 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 444 (49.61%) Network Engineer
2 106 (11.84%) Senior Network Engineer
3 82 (9.16%) Consultant
3 82 (9.16%) Security Engineer
4 73 (8.16%) Architect
5 59 (6.59%) Network Architect
6 52 (5.81%) Support Engineer
7 51 (5.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 51 (5.70%) Network Support
8 48 (5.36%) Administrator
9 45 (5.03%) Network Support Engineer
10 43 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 42 (4.69%) Network Consultant
12 30 (3.35%) Design Engineer
13 28 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
14 27 (3.02%) Senior Consultant
14 27 (3.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 27 (3.02%) Network Design Engineer
15 24 (2.68%) Firewall Engineer
16 22 (2.46%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.35%) 802.1X
2 15 (1.68%) Web Services
3 13 (1.45%) Middleware
4 11 (1.23%) HTML
5 9 (1.01%) XML
6 8 (0.89%) CSS
7 7 (0.78%) .NET
7 7 (0.78%) XMPP
7 7 (0.78%) .NET Framework
7 7 (0.78%) Java EE
8 6 (0.67%) Memcached
9 5 (0.56%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.56%) SOAP
10 4 (0.45%) Spring
10 4 (0.45%) MAPI
11 3 (0.34%) WSDL
11 3 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (0.34%) AppFabric
12 2 (0.22%) REST
12 2 (0.22%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 281 (31.40%) Data Centre
2 36 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.02%) Computer Science
3 34 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 24 (2.68%) PKI
5 17 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 16 (1.79%) Private Cloud
7 15 (1.68%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.23%) Clustering
8 11 (1.23%) IPTV
8 11 (1.23%) Online Banking
8 11 (1.23%) Online Games
9 9 (1.01%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.01%) FlexPod
9 9 (1.01%) Replication
10 8 (0.89%) Derivative
10 8 (0.89%) User Experience
11 7 (0.78%) Digital Media
11 7 (0.78%) Over-the-Top Content
11 7 (0.78%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 180 (20.11%) Linux
2 171 (19.11%) Windows
3 87 (9.72%) UNIX
4 45 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (3.58%) Solaris
8 15 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (1.12%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.89%) CentOS
11 4 (0.45%) Android
12 3 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.34%) AIX
13 2 (0.22%) SUSE
13 2 (0.22%) Debian
13 2 (0.22%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (27.82%) Load Balancing
2 134 (14.97%) ITIL
3 128 (14.30%) Network Design
4 71 (7.93%) Service Delivery
5 66 (7.37%) Project Management
6 60 (6.70%) Network Management
7 52 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (5.70%) E-Commerce
9 47 (5.25%) SIEM
10 45 (5.03%) Kalman Filter
11 41 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
11 41 (4.58%) Information Security
12 39 (4.36%) Incident Management
12 39 (4.36%) Problem Management
13 36 (4.02%) Root Cause Analysis
14 33 (3.69%) Network Monitoring
14 33 (3.69%) Change Management
15 28 (3.13%) DevOps
16 24 (2.68%) Mentoring
17 23 (2.57%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 49 (5.47%) PowerShell
2 48 (5.36%) SQL
3 34 (3.80%) Java
4 32 (3.58%) Perl
5 30 (3.35%) Bash Shell
6 28 (3.13%) Python
7 21 (2.35%) Shell Script
8 19 (2.12%) Ruby
9 12 (1.34%) PHP
10 6 (0.67%) PL/SQL
10 6 (0.67%) C#
11 5 (0.56%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.56%) VB
12 4 (0.45%) C
13 2 (0.22%) Jython
13 2 (0.22%) Korn
13 2 (0.22%) C++
13 2 (0.22%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 445 (49.72%) Cisco Certification
2 291 (32.51%) CCNP
3 185 (20.67%) CCNA
4 133 (14.86%) CCIE
5 88 (9.83%) Degree
6 61 (6.82%) Security Cleared
7 53 (5.92%) CCSA
8 50 (5.59%) SC Cleared
9 40 (4.47%) JNCIP
10 39 (4.36%) CCSE
11 27 (3.02%) CISSP
12 26 (2.91%) CCSP
13 25 (2.79%) CCDP
14 19 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (2.12%) JNCIA
15 15 (1.68%) CEH
15 15 (1.68%) JNCIE
16 13 (1.45%) JNCIS
17 12 (1.34%) CCIP
18 11 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (8.16%) SLA
2 33 (3.69%) PCI DSS
3 28 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.56%) COBIT
5 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.22%) QA
7 1 (0.11%) BS7799
System Software
1 85 (9.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (7.60%) Active Directory
3 26 (2.91%) vSphere
4 25 (2.79%) VMware Workstation
5 12 (1.34%) XenServer
6 11 (1.23%) KVM
7 10 (1.12%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.12%) VMware ESX
8 9 (1.01%) XenApp
8 9 (1.01%) Varnish
9 7 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.78%) Squid
9 7 (0.78%) Xen
10 4 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.34%) NFS
12 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.22%) OpenSSH
12 2 (0.22%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 34 (3.80%) Puppet
2 29 (3.24%) Cacti
3 25 (2.79%) Cisco Prime
4 22 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (2.23%) SolarWinds Orion
6 18 (2.01%) Nagios
7 17 (1.90%) CiscoWorks
7 17 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
7 17 (1.90%) FortiGate
8 16 (1.79%) OpenNMS
9 15 (1.68%) Ansible
10 12 (1.34%) HAProxy
11 10 (1.12%) SCOM
12 9 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
13 8 (0.89%) Salt
13 8 (0.89%) Nessus
14 7 (0.78%) OPNET
14 7 (0.78%) WSUS
15 6 (0.67%) Legato
15 6 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 731 (81.68%) Cisco
2 391 (43.69%) Juniper
3 360 (40.22%) CheckPoint
4 126 (14.08%) Riverbed
5 124 (13.85%) VMware
6 100 (11.17%) HP
7 99 (11.06%) Fortinet
8 94 (10.50%) Citrix
9 84 (9.39%) Microsoft
10 62 (6.93%) SolarWinds
11 47 (5.25%) Red Hat
12 45 (5.03%) McAfee
13 40 (4.47%) Blue Coat
14 29 (3.24%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 25 (2.79%) Aruba
16 22 (2.46%) Oracle
16 22 (2.46%) SonicWALL
16 22 (2.46%) Brocade
17 21 (2.35%) NetApp
18 20 (2.23%) Avaya
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ferrari Healy
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + company bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £400 to £520 per day excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
CACI Network Services
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, pension, on site gym
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connected IT
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent salary, 20% bonus, full be
Posted: 6 days ago