The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 343 325 404
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +79
Permanent jobs citing F5 335 322 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.73% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 1.56% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 284 266 196
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22307 20671 23892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.63% 46.69% 46.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18529 17143 20601
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
England

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 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 1 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 +48 146 £50,000 -9.09% 11
Orpington +3 9 £42,500 - 1
Hounslow - 5 £50,000 -
Hayes -5 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Uxbridge - 2 £53,000 -
West Drayton - 2 £52,500 -
Docklands, London -4 1 - -
Harrow -5 1 £72,500 +26.08%
Bromley -8 1 £52,500 -30.00%
Chiswick -9 1 - -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 450 (70.42%) Cisco
2 378 (59.15%) Firewall
3 272 (42.57%) Cisco Certification
4 264 (41.31%) Juniper
5 255 (39.91%) CheckPoint
6 223 (34.90%) WAN
7 213 (33.33%) CCNP
8 189 (29.58%) Load Balancing
9 169 (26.45%) LAN
10 158 (24.73%) Linux
11 149 (23.32%) BGP
12 146 (22.85%) VPN
13 141 (22.07%) Cisco ASA
14 139 (21.75%) Finance
15 137 (21.44%) VMware
16 131 (20.50%) Windows
17 124 (19.41%) DNS
18 114 (17.84%) CCIE
19 111 (17.37%) CCNA
19 111 (17.37%) ITIL
19 111 (17.37%) EIGRP
20 106 (16.59%) VMware Infrastructure
21 105 (16.43%) Network Security
22 102 (15.96%) MPLS
23 101 (15.81%) OSPF
23 101 (15.81%) Oracle
24 96 (15.02%) TCP/IP
25 93 (14.55%) SSL
26 91 (14.24%) Cisco Nexus
27 85 (13.30%) SQL

F5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 83 (12.99%) Apache
1 83 (12.99%) Tomcat
2 39 (6.10%) Node.js
3 36 (5.63%) nginx
4 29 (4.54%) WebSphere
5 27 (4.23%) WebLogic
5 27 (4.23%) MS Exchange
6 14 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (1.88%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.41%) IIS
9 7 (1.10%) Lync
10 5 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.31%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.31%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.16%) CloudStack
Applications
1 44 (6.89%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.50%) MS Office
3 11 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.31%) MS Project
4 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.47%) RMDS
2 2 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.03%) Office 365
2 8 (1.25%) SaaS
3 4 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) Route 53
6 1 (0.16%) IaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 378 (59.15%) Firewall
2 223 (34.90%) WAN
3 169 (26.45%) LAN
4 149 (23.32%) BGP
5 146 (22.85%) VPN
6 141 (22.07%) Cisco ASA
7 124 (19.41%) DNS
8 111 (17.37%) EIGRP
9 105 (16.43%) Network Security
10 102 (15.96%) MPLS
11 101 (15.81%) OSPF
12 96 (15.02%) TCP/IP
13 93 (14.55%) SSL
14 91 (14.24%) Cisco Nexus
15 83 (12.99%) Wireless
16 80 (12.52%) BIG-IP
17 71 (11.11%) HTTP
18 66 (10.33%) Internet
19 59 (9.23%) TACACS
20 58 (9.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (7.36%) SQL Server
2 45 (7.04%) MySQL
3 28 (4.38%) DB2
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (0.31%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.16%) Redis
5 1 (0.16%) Big Data
5 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (1.56%) Jenkins
1 10 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 10 (1.56%) Subversion
2 2 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 139 (21.75%) Finance
2 49 (7.67%) Telecoms
3 48 (7.51%) Banking
4 36 (5.63%) Investment Banking
5 26 (4.07%) Law
6 23 (3.60%) Retail
6 23 (3.60%) Games
7 11 (1.72%) Online Betting
8 9 (1.41%) Back Office
8 9 (1.41%) Publishing
9 8 (1.25%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.78%) French Language
10 5 (0.78%) German Language
10 5 (0.78%) Legal
11 3 (0.47%) Marketing
11 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.31%) Front Office
12 2 (0.31%) Advertising
13 1 (0.16%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 255 (39.91%) Network Engineer
2 77 (12.05%) Senior Network Engineer
3 60 (9.39%) Consultant
4 59 (9.23%) Analyst
5 58 (9.08%) Architect
6 36 (5.63%) Security Engineer
7 34 (5.32%) Systems Engineer
8 33 (5.16%) Administrator
9 32 (5.01%) Network Security Engineer
10 31 (4.85%) Team Leader
11 29 (4.54%) Firewall Engineer
11 29 (4.54%) Network Team Leader
12 26 (4.07%) Linux Administrator
13 24 (3.76%) Network Architect
14 23 (3.60%) Network Consultant
15 22 (3.44%) Linux Engineer
16 21 (3.29%) Support Engineer
17 20 (3.13%) Applications Support
17 20 (3.13%) Network Analyst
18 18 (2.82%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.07%) SOAP
2 24 (3.76%) ActiveMQ
3 22 (3.44%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (2.19%) CSS
4 14 (2.19%) XML
5 6 (0.94%) HTML
5 6 (0.94%) Web Services
6 4 (0.63%) Rendezvous
6 4 (0.63%) .NET
7 2 (0.31%) J2EE
7 2 (0.31%) OC4J
8 1 (0.16%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.16%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.16%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.16%) Sinatra
8 1 (0.16%) SAML
8 1 (0.16%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (2.50%) Replication
2 15 (2.35%) Online Games
3 14 (2.19%) Computer Science
4 12 (1.88%) PKI
5 11 (1.72%) Blackberry
6 10 (1.56%) Social Media
7 8 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.25%) Clustering
8 7 (1.10%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.10%) CESG
9 6 (0.94%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.94%) Firmware
10 5 (0.78%) Statistics
10 5 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (0.63%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.47%) Open Source
13 2 (0.31%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.31%) EqualLogic
13 2 (0.31%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 158 (24.73%) Linux
2 131 (20.50%) Windows
3 61 (9.55%) UNIX
4 46 (7.20%) CentOS
5 43 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 36 (5.63%) Ubuntu
7 29 (4.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (2.19%) Solaris
11 8 (1.25%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.47%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.31%) SUSE
14 2 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.16%) Android
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (29.58%) Load Balancing
2 111 (17.37%) ITIL
3 82 (12.83%) Network Design
4 62 (9.70%) Network Management
5 43 (6.73%) Change Management
6 37 (5.79%) Information Security
7 35 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (5.16%) Low Latency
9 31 (4.85%) Network Architecture
10 30 (4.69%) Network Monitoring
11 29 (4.54%) Capacity Management
12 27 (4.23%) Data Security
13 26 (4.07%) Statistical Analysis
14 25 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (3.60%) Project Management
16 22 (3.44%) SIEM
17 20 (3.13%) Configuration Management
17 20 (3.13%) Performance Management
18 18 (2.82%) E-Commerce
18 18 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 85 (13.30%) SQL
2 59 (9.23%) Java
3 57 (8.92%) Perl
4 42 (6.57%) Bash Shell
5 39 (6.10%) Ruby
5 39 (6.10%) Python
6 19 (2.97%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.10%) PHP
8 6 (0.94%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.63%) C
9 4 (0.63%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.31%) C#
10 2 (0.31%) C++
10 2 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 272 (42.57%) Cisco Certification
2 213 (33.33%) CCNP
3 114 (17.84%) CCIE
4 111 (17.37%) CCNA
5 49 (7.67%) CCSE
6 42 (6.57%) CCSA
7 40 (6.26%) Degree
8 36 (5.63%) CCDP
9 34 (5.32%) Security Cleared
10 31 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 26 (4.07%) SC Cleared
12 24 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (3.44%) JNCIS
14 19 (2.97%) MCITP
15 16 (2.50%) JNCIA
16 12 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
17 10 (1.56%) CCSP
17 10 (1.56%) JNCIP
18 8 (1.25%) MCP
19 7 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.82%) PCI DSS
2 31 (4.85%) SLA
3 27 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.72%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.94%) QA
6 3 (0.47%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 106 (16.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 27 (4.23%) Xen
3 27 (4.23%) KVM
4 19 (2.97%) VMware ESX
5 16 (2.50%) XenApp
6 11 (1.72%) vSphere
6 11 (1.72%) NFS
7 9 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.25%) ProxySG
9 6 (0.94%) XenServer
10 5 (0.78%) UAG
11 4 (0.63%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.31%) vCloud
13 1 (0.16%) Snort
13 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.16%) Postfix
13 1 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 49 (7.67%) Nagios
2 40 (6.26%) Puppet
3 38 (5.95%) CiscoWorks
4 37 (5.79%) Cacti
5 27 (4.23%) Ansible
6 26 (4.07%) Salt
6 26 (4.07%) CFEngine
6 26 (4.07%) HP NNM
6 26 (4.07%) ZABBIX
7 21 (3.29%) Cisco Prime
8 10 (1.56%) Cobbler
8 10 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (1.56%) Opsview
8 10 (1.56%) Munin
9 8 (1.25%) SCCM
10 7 (1.10%) OpenView
11 6 (0.94%) Cisco IPCC
12 5 (0.78%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
13 4 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 450 (70.42%) Cisco
2 264 (41.31%) Juniper
3 255 (39.91%) CheckPoint
4 137 (21.44%) VMware
5 101 (15.81%) Oracle
6 83 (12.99%) Microsoft
6 83 (12.99%) Citrix
7 71 (11.11%) HP
8 69 (10.80%) SolarWinds
9 59 (9.23%) Blue Coat
10 58 (9.08%) Red Hat
11 54 (8.45%) Riverbed
12 37 (5.79%) Aruba
13 35 (5.48%) Fortinet
14 30 (4.69%) JBoss
14 30 (4.69%) Websense
15 27 (4.23%) Dell
16 21 (3.29%) Sophos
17 20 (3.13%) EMC
17 20 (3.13%) NetApp
London
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum OTE £75,000 to £80,000 + car allowan
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Volt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Venturi NL/BE
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago