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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 322 382 344
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -38
Permanent jobs citing F5 351 254 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.59% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 1.77% 1.25% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 316 184 262
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,750 £63,850
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
19877 20242 20820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.97% 47.36% 46.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16856 16412 17563
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +47 109 £57,500 +17.94% 25
Croydon +19 8 £55,000 - 1
Canary Wharf - 7 £72,500 -
Orpington +1 6 £42,500 -
Hounslow - 4 £42,500 -
Hayes +5 3 £42,500 -32.00% 2
Uxbridge - 2 £51,250 -
Harrow +11 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 - 1
Greenwich - 1 - -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 577 (74.36%) Cisco
2 464 (59.79%) Firewall
3 381 (49.10%) Juniper
4 372 (47.94%) Cisco Certification
5 304 (39.18%) CheckPoint
6 269 (34.66%) CCNP
7 244 (31.44%) WAN
8 243 (31.31%) Load Balancing
9 227 (29.25%) Cisco Nexus
10 199 (25.64%) LAN
11 191 (24.61%) Cisco ASA
12 183 (23.58%) VPN
13 180 (23.20%) Finance
14 175 (22.55%) BGP
15 174 (22.42%) Linux
16 170 (21.91%) MPLS
17 160 (20.62%) ITIL
18 157 (20.23%) Windows
19 156 (20.10%) CCNA
20 149 (19.20%) Network Security
21 148 (19.07%) OSPF
22 133 (17.14%) VMware
23 128 (16.49%) TCP/IP
24 127 (16.37%) CCIE
25 123 (15.85%) Wireless
26 122 (15.72%) EIGRP
26 122 (15.72%) DNS
26 122 (15.72%) Fortinet
27 105 (13.53%) Microsoft
28 95 (12.24%) BIG-IP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 53 (6.83%) Apache
2 46 (5.93%) MS Exchange
3 45 (5.80%) Tomcat
4 38 (4.90%) IIS
5 31 (3.99%) SharePoint
6 28 (3.61%) Lync
7 25 (3.22%) JBoss
8 16 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (1.93%) nginx
10 14 (1.80%) WebLogic
11 12 (1.55%) Node.js
12 10 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
14 6 (0.77%) Jetty
14 6 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.52%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.52%) Confluence
15 4 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
16 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.12%) MS Visio
3 24 (3.09%) MS Office
4 4 (0.52%) MS Project
5 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) RMDS
1 3 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.25%) Office 365
2 25 (3.22%) SaaS
3 11 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.64%) OpenShift
6 4 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.52%) GitHub
7 2 (0.26%) PaaS
7 2 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 464 (59.79%) Firewall
2 244 (31.44%) WAN
3 227 (29.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 199 (25.64%) LAN
5 191 (24.61%) Cisco ASA
6 183 (23.58%) VPN
7 175 (22.55%) BGP
8 170 (21.91%) MPLS
9 149 (19.20%) Network Security
10 148 (19.07%) OSPF
11 128 (16.49%) TCP/IP
12 123 (15.85%) Wireless
13 122 (15.72%) EIGRP
13 122 (15.72%) DNS
14 95 (12.24%) BIG-IP
15 93 (11.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 92 (11.86%) SSL
17 76 (9.79%) Internet
17 76 (9.79%) NetScaler
18 71 (9.15%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.61%) MySQL
3 11 (1.42%) Data Mining
4 8 (1.03%) DB2
5 7 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.52%) Informix
6 4 (0.52%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.39%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (0.26%) SQLPlus
8 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (0.77%) JIRA
2 4 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 180 (23.20%) Finance
2 55 (7.09%) Telecoms
3 50 (6.44%) Banking
4 30 (3.87%) Law
5 25 (3.22%) Back Office
6 22 (2.84%) Publishing
7 17 (2.19%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.55%) Marketing
9 11 (1.42%) Retail
10 9 (1.16%) Advertising
11 8 (1.03%) Legal
12 6 (0.77%) Games
13 4 (0.52%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.39%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 327 (42.14%) Network Engineer
2 98 (12.63%) Consultant
3 84 (10.82%) Security Engineer
4 68 (8.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 67 (8.63%) Security Consultant
6 56 (7.22%) Administrator
7 55 (7.09%) Network Security Engineer
8 44 (5.67%) Analyst
9 43 (5.54%) Architect
10 40 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
11 34 (4.38%) Network Consultant
11 34 (4.38%) Team Leader
12 33 (4.25%) Network Team Leader
13 32 (4.12%) Network Architect
14 25 (3.22%) Design Engineer
15 24 (3.09%) Network Analyst
16 22 (2.84%) Technical Design Authority
16 22 (2.84%) Linux Administrator
16 22 (2.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 20 (2.58%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.61%) CSS
2 15 (1.93%) Middleware
3 14 (1.80%) RabbitMQ
4 13 (1.68%) ActiveMQ
5 10 (1.29%) LAMP
6 9 (1.16%) XML
6 9 (1.16%) SOAP
7 7 (0.90%) Memcached
8 5 (0.64%) Web Services
8 5 (0.64%) .NET
8 5 (0.64%) HTML
9 4 (0.52%) Java EE
10 3 (0.39%) Rendezvous
11 2 (0.26%) WSDL
12 1 (0.13%) J2EE
12 1 (0.13%) COM
12 1 (0.13%) ZK
12 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (3.22%) Blackberry
3 22 (2.84%) Management Information System
4 19 (2.45%) FlexPod
5 16 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.68%) Replication
7 12 (1.55%) Open Source
8 11 (1.42%) CLARiiON
9 10 (1.29%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.03%) Clustering
10 8 (1.03%) Digital Media
11 7 (0.90%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.77%) IPTV
13 5 (0.64%) User Experience
13 5 (0.64%) Tandem
14 4 (0.52%) Streaming Media
14 4 (0.52%) PKI
14 4 (0.52%) iPad
14 4 (0.52%) HP StorageWorks
15 3 (0.39%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 174 (22.42%) Linux
2 157 (20.23%) Windows
3 69 (8.89%) UNIX
4 42 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (4.51%) Solaris
7 31 (3.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (3.22%) CentOS
9 20 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (1.80%) Windows 8
11 13 (1.68%) Windows 7
12 12 (1.55%) Ubuntu
13 11 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
15 8 (1.03%) AIX
16 7 (0.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 7 (0.90%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.39%) HPUX
18 1 (0.13%) SUSE
18 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (31.31%) Load Balancing
2 160 (20.62%) ITIL
3 77 (9.92%) Information Security
4 74 (9.54%) Network Design
5 71 (9.15%) Project Management
6 66 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (7.60%) Network Monitoring
8 44 (5.67%) Service Delivery
8 44 (5.67%) Network Management
9 42 (5.41%) Change Management
10 38 (4.90%) Service Management
11 33 (4.25%) Incident Management
11 33 (4.25%) Low Latency
12 30 (3.87%) SIEM
13 29 (3.74%) Change Control
14 28 (3.61%) Kalman Filter
15 24 (3.09%) E-Commerce
16 23 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
16 23 (2.96%) Security Architecture
17 22 (2.84%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (5.93%) SQL
2 45 (5.80%) Perl
3 31 (3.99%) Java
4 30 (3.87%) Bash Shell
5 25 (3.22%) PowerShell
6 24 (3.09%) Python
7 21 (2.71%) Ruby
8 17 (2.19%) PHP
9 12 (1.55%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.52%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.52%) VBScript
11 2 (0.26%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.26%) C
Qualifications
1 372 (47.94%) Cisco Certification
2 269 (34.66%) CCNP
3 156 (20.10%) CCNA
4 127 (16.37%) CCIE
5 60 (7.73%) Degree
6 34 (4.38%) Security Cleared
7 26 (3.35%) SC Cleared
8 23 (2.96%) CCSA
9 18 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (2.06%) CCDP
11 14 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 13 (1.68%) RHCE
12 13 (1.68%) CCIP
12 13 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (1.55%) CCSE
14 11 (1.42%) CISSP
15 10 (1.29%) JNCIA
16 9 (1.16%) CCDA
16 9 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (1.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.93%) PCI DSS
2 23 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (2.84%) SLA
4 5 (0.64%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.52%) QA
6 3 (0.39%) COBIT
7 2 (0.26%) BS7799
8 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 87 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (8.25%) Active Directory
3 35 (4.51%) Firmware
4 31 (3.99%) vSphere
5 19 (2.45%) Hyper-V
6 17 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (1.42%) VMware ESX
8 10 (1.29%) UAG
9 7 (0.90%) Varnish
9 7 (0.90%) KVM
9 7 (0.90%) Xen
10 6 (0.77%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.64%) Docker
12 4 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.52%) ProxySG
12 4 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.39%) NFS
13 3 (0.39%) XenApp
13 3 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 44 (5.67%) Cacti
2 43 (5.54%) Nagios
3 28 (3.61%) Puppet
4 17 (2.19%) SCOM
4 17 (2.19%) ZABBIX
5 15 (1.93%) Cisco Prime
6 14 (1.80%) Ansible
7 13 (1.68%) FortiGate
8 8 (1.03%) Legato
8 8 (1.03%) CiscoWorks
8 8 (1.03%) HP SiteScope
8 8 (1.03%) RANCID
9 7 (0.90%) CFEngine
9 7 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (0.90%) Salt
9 7 (0.90%) OpenView
9 7 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (0.77%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.64%) Nessus
12 3 (0.39%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 577 (74.36%) Cisco
2 381 (49.10%) Juniper
3 304 (39.18%) CheckPoint
4 133 (17.14%) VMware
5 122 (15.72%) Fortinet
6 105 (13.53%) Microsoft
7 89 (11.47%) Citrix
8 87 (11.21%) Blue Coat
9 78 (10.05%) Red Hat
10 69 (8.89%) HP
11 64 (8.25%) Riverbed
12 58 (7.47%) Oracle
13 55 (7.09%) EMC
14 51 (6.57%) SolarWinds
15 49 (6.31%) Aruba
16 48 (6.19%) Websense
17 42 (5.41%) McAfee
18 32 (4.12%) NetApp
19 30 (3.87%) Dell
20 24 (3.09%) Avaya
North London
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + pension, holiday, flexi working
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Vodafone Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + pension, holiday, flexi working
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + On-site allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c50-70,000 + Massive Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago