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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 300 361 381
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +20
Permanent jobs citing F5 411 312 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.90% 0.68% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 1.45% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 353 255 218
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +12.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
21622 21565 22466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.33% 46.74% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 18103 17779 19011
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +62 125 £57,500 +15.00% 19
Croydon - 11 £55,000 - 1
Hounslow - 7 £42,500 -
Orpington -2 4 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £73,750 -
Hayes - 3 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Harrow - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 541 (70.08%) Cisco
2 481 (62.31%) Firewall
3 374 (48.45%) Juniper
4 337 (43.65%) Cisco Certification
5 307 (39.77%) CheckPoint
6 257 (33.29%) CCNP
7 248 (32.12%) Load Balancing
8 229 (29.66%) WAN
9 205 (26.55%) Cisco Nexus
10 193 (25.00%) Linux
11 190 (24.61%) VPN
12 183 (23.70%) Cisco ASA
13 174 (22.54%) Windows
14 172 (22.28%) LAN
15 171 (22.15%) MPLS
16 167 (21.63%) Finance
17 164 (21.24%) BGP
18 159 (20.60%) ITIL
19 147 (19.04%) VMware
20 141 (18.26%) Network Security
21 134 (17.36%) CCIE
22 130 (16.84%) CCNA
23 128 (16.58%) OSPF
24 121 (15.67%) EIGRP
24 121 (15.67%) DNS
25 117 (15.16%) Wireless
26 116 (15.03%) TCP/IP
27 114 (14.77%) Fortinet
28 105 (13.60%) Citrix
29 100 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure

F5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 88 (11.40%) Apache
2 79 (10.23%) Tomcat
3 47 (6.09%) MS Exchange
4 38 (4.92%) JBoss
5 37 (4.79%) IIS
6 36 (4.66%) SharePoint
7 32 (4.15%) Node.js
8 28 (3.63%) WebLogic
9 26 (3.37%) nginx
10 21 (2.72%) Lync
11 17 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 11 (1.42%) Lotus Domino
14 8 (1.04%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
16 6 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
16 6 (0.78%) Jetty
17 4 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
17 4 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
17 4 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 46 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.40%) MS Visio
3 25 (3.24%) MS Office
4 4 (0.52%) MS Project
5 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) RMDS
1 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.37%) SaaS
2 23 (2.98%) Office 365
3 9 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.65%) OpenShift
5 4 (0.52%) GitHub
6 3 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.26%) PaaS
8 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 481 (62.31%) Firewall
2 229 (29.66%) WAN
3 205 (26.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 190 (24.61%) VPN
5 183 (23.70%) Cisco ASA
6 172 (22.28%) LAN
7 171 (22.15%) MPLS
8 164 (21.24%) BGP
9 141 (18.26%) Network Security
10 128 (16.58%) OSPF
11 121 (15.67%) EIGRP
11 121 (15.67%) DNS
12 117 (15.16%) Wireless
13 116 (15.03%) TCP/IP
14 91 (11.79%) BIG-IP
15 89 (11.53%) SSL
16 77 (9.97%) NetScaler
17 70 (9.07%) Internet
18 64 (8.29%) HTTP
19 63 (8.16%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 47 (6.09%) MySQL
3 21 (2.72%) DB2
4 11 (1.42%) Data Mining
5 4 (0.52%) Informix
5 4 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.39%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.26%) SQLPlus
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (0.78%) JIRA
2 4 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 167 (21.63%) Finance
2 57 (7.38%) Telecoms
3 48 (6.22%) Banking
4 33 (4.27%) Law
5 25 (3.24%) Back Office
5 25 (3.24%) Investment Banking
6 24 (3.11%) Publishing
7 15 (1.94%) Retail
8 10 (1.30%) Games
9 7 (0.91%) Marketing
10 6 (0.78%) Legal
10 6 (0.78%) Advertising
11 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.26%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 312 (40.41%) Network Engineer
2 99 (12.82%) Consultant
3 89 (11.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 78 (10.10%) Security Engineer
5 64 (8.29%) Administrator
6 62 (8.03%) Security Consultant
7 53 (6.87%) Architect
7 53 (6.87%) Analyst
8 52 (6.74%) Network Security Engineer
9 35 (4.53%) Linux Administrator
10 34 (4.40%) Team Leader
11 33 (4.27%) Network Consultant
11 33 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
12 32 (4.15%) Network Team Leader
13 31 (4.02%) Network Architect
14 26 (3.37%) Senior Consultant
14 26 (3.37%) Systems Engineer
15 25 (3.24%) Network Analyst
16 23 (2.98%) Senior Analyst
16 23 (2.98%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.63%) CSS
2 27 (3.50%) ActiveMQ
2 27 (3.50%) RabbitMQ
3 17 (2.20%) XML
4 9 (1.17%) Middleware
5 8 (1.04%) LAMP
5 8 (1.04%) SOAP
6 6 (0.78%) .NET
7 4 (0.52%) HTML
7 4 (0.52%) Memcached
7 4 (0.52%) Java EE
8 3 (0.39%) Rendezvous
8 3 (0.39%) Web Services
9 1 (0.13%) COM
9 1 (0.13%) JMS
9 1 (0.13%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.13%) ZK
9 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (2.98%) Blackberry
3 20 (2.59%) Replication
4 18 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 18 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 15 (1.94%) FlexPod
6 13 (1.68%) Clustering
7 9 (1.17%) Open Source
8 8 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 7 (0.91%) CESG
10 6 (0.78%) IPTV
10 6 (0.78%) CLARiiON
10 6 (0.78%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.65%) Statistics
12 4 (0.52%) Streaming Media
12 4 (0.52%) iPad
12 4 (0.52%) HP StorageWorks
12 4 (0.52%) User Experience
12 4 (0.52%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 193 (25.00%) Linux
2 174 (22.54%) Windows
3 75 (9.72%) UNIX
4 44 (5.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (5.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (5.31%) CentOS
5 41 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (4.02%) Solaris
7 24 (3.11%) Ubuntu
8 19 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
9 11 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
10 10 (1.30%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.04%) AIX
12 7 (0.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.65%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.26%) HPUX
14 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (32.12%) Load Balancing
2 159 (20.60%) ITIL
3 79 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (9.33%) Information Security
4 72 (9.33%) Project Management
5 67 (8.68%) Network Design
6 48 (6.22%) Network Management
7 43 (5.57%) Low Latency
8 39 (5.05%) Change Management
9 38 (4.92%) Network Monitoring
10 33 (4.27%) Service Management
10 33 (4.27%) Service Delivery
11 32 (4.15%) SIEM
12 29 (3.76%) Change Control
13 24 (3.11%) Incident Management
14 23 (2.98%) Capacity Management
15 22 (2.85%) Kalman Filter
16 21 (2.72%) Statistical Analysis
16 21 (2.72%) Data Security
16 21 (2.72%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (10.62%) SQL
2 58 (7.51%) Perl
3 50 (6.48%) Java
4 45 (5.83%) Bash Shell
5 35 (4.53%) Ruby
6 34 (4.40%) Python
7 24 (3.11%) PowerShell
8 19 (2.46%) PHP
9 12 (1.55%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.52%) VBScript
10 4 (0.52%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.26%) C
11 2 (0.26%) C++
11 2 (0.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 337 (43.65%) Cisco Certification
2 257 (33.29%) CCNP
3 134 (17.36%) CCIE
4 130 (16.84%) CCNA
5 51 (6.61%) Degree
6 38 (4.92%) Security Cleared
7 30 (3.89%) SC Cleared
8 26 (3.37%) CCSA
9 22 (2.85%) CCDP
10 19 (2.46%) CCSE
11 17 (2.20%) JNCIA
12 15 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 15 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (1.68%) RHCE
14 10 (1.30%) CCIP
15 9 (1.17%) HNC
15 9 (1.17%) HND
15 9 (1.17%) JNCIP
16 8 (1.04%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.44%) PCI DSS
2 33 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (2.85%) SLA
4 11 (1.42%) ISO 9001
5 9 (1.17%) QA
6 5 (0.65%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) BS7799
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 100 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (8.55%) Active Directory
3 33 (4.27%) vSphere
4 26 (3.37%) Firmware
5 21 (2.72%) Xen
5 21 (2.72%) KVM
6 18 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (1.55%) UAG
8 9 (1.17%) VMware ESX
8 9 (1.17%) NFS
9 6 (0.78%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.78%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.65%) XenApp
10 5 (0.65%) Docker
11 4 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.52%) Varnish
11 4 (0.52%) ProxySG
12 3 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 57 (7.38%) Cacti
2 56 (7.25%) Nagios
3 39 (5.05%) Puppet
4 28 (3.63%) ZABBIX
5 27 (3.50%) Ansible
6 21 (2.72%) Salt
6 21 (2.72%) CFEngine
7 15 (1.94%) SCOM
8 13 (1.68%) FortiGate
9 12 (1.55%) OpenView
10 9 (1.17%) RANCID
10 9 (1.17%) HP SiteScope
11 7 (0.91%) CiscoWorks
11 7 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 6 (0.78%) Backup Exec
12 6 (0.78%) HP NNM
12 6 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
13 5 (0.65%) Nessus
14 4 (0.52%) Legato
Vendors
1 541 (70.08%) Cisco
2 374 (48.45%) Juniper
3 307 (39.77%) CheckPoint
4 147 (19.04%) VMware
5 114 (14.77%) Fortinet
6 105 (13.60%) Citrix
7 98 (12.69%) Oracle
8 92 (11.92%) Microsoft
9 90 (11.66%) Red Hat
10 73 (9.46%) Blue Coat
11 64 (8.29%) Aruba
12 61 (7.90%) HP
13 54 (6.99%) Riverbed
14 50 (6.48%) SolarWinds
15 48 (6.22%) Websense
16 44 (5.70%) EMC
17 29 (3.76%) McAfee
18 28 (3.63%) Dell
19 26 (3.37%) NetApp
20 19 (2.46%) IronPort
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + 20%
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Atos
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum 12 months fixed term contract
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + High bonus + package
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
VIT
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum P&L Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago