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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 255 380 328
Rank change year-on-year
+125 -52
Permanent jobs citing F5 499 277 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.14% 0.59% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 2.42% 1.27% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 419 218 280
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,250 £70,250
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
20603 21874 21077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.12% 46.94% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17334 17926 17484
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +0.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +81 200 £57,500 +4.54% 18
Canary Wharf - 10 £72,500 -
Croydon - 10 £55,000 - 1
Orpington +4 7 £42,500 -
Hayes +3 5 £29,000 -53.60%
Uxbridge - 4 £52,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £65,000 -
Twickenham - 3 £60,000 -
Greenwich - 1 - -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 690 (82.44%) Cisco
2 490 (58.54%) Firewall
3 443 (52.93%) Cisco Certification
4 367 (43.85%) Juniper
5 292 (34.89%) CheckPoint
6 288 (34.41%) CCNP
7 270 (32.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 258 (30.82%) WAN
9 246 (29.39%) BGP
9 246 (29.39%) Load Balancing
10 236 (28.20%) MPLS
11 233 (27.84%) Cisco ASA
12 220 (26.28%) Finance
12 220 (26.28%) CCNA
13 214 (25.57%) LAN
14 205 (24.49%) OSPF
15 186 (22.22%) VPN
16 184 (21.98%) Network Security
17 174 (20.79%) ITIL
18 163 (19.47%) EIGRP
19 158 (18.88%) Windows
20 156 (18.64%) Linux
21 155 (18.52%) VMware
22 143 (17.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
23 124 (14.81%) TCP/IP
24 119 (14.22%) CCIE
25 118 (14.10%) Wireless
25 118 (14.10%) Network Design
26 117 (13.98%) DNS
27 110 (13.14%) Riverbed

F5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 47 (5.62%) MS Exchange
2 41 (4.90%) IIS
3 26 (3.11%) Apache
4 21 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (2.27%) Lync
6 17 (2.03%) Tomcat
7 15 (1.79%) JBoss
8 13 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 13 (1.55%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.08%) nginx
10 8 (0.96%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.60%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.48%) CMS
12 4 (0.48%) Confluence
13 3 (0.36%) Node.js
13 3 (0.36%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.24%) Liferay
14 2 (0.24%) Jetty
14 2 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 45 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.39%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.67%) MS Office
4 4 (0.48%) MS Project
5 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.36%) RMDS
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.42%) Office 365
2 13 (1.55%) SaaS
3 12 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.72%) PaaS
6 5 (0.60%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.24%) GitHub
8 2 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 490 (58.54%) Firewall
2 270 (32.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 258 (30.82%) WAN
4 246 (29.39%) BGP
5 236 (28.20%) MPLS
6 233 (27.84%) Cisco ASA
7 214 (25.57%) LAN
8 205 (24.49%) OSPF
9 186 (22.22%) VPN
10 184 (21.98%) Network Security
11 163 (19.47%) EIGRP
12 143 (17.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 124 (14.81%) TCP/IP
14 118 (14.10%) Wireless
15 117 (13.98%) DNS
16 107 (12.78%) SSL
17 98 (11.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 97 (11.59%) BIG-IP
19 87 (10.39%) Cisco IOS
20 86 (10.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (3.94%) SQL Server
2 22 (2.63%) MySQL
3 10 (1.19%) Data Mining
3 10 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.60%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (0.48%) Informix
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.24%) SQLPlus
7 2 (0.24%) Redis
7 2 (0.24%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.12%) QlikView
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.12%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (0.72%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.48%) JIRA
2 4 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (0.36%) Subversion
4 2 (0.24%) Rational Performance Tester
4 2 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 220 (26.28%) Finance
2 67 (8.00%) Banking
3 50 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 28 (3.35%) Law
5 23 (2.75%) Retail
6 20 (2.39%) Publishing
7 18 (2.15%) Legal
7 18 (2.15%) Back Office
8 17 (2.03%) Marketing
9 16 (1.91%) Advertising
10 10 (1.19%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.60%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.60%) Games
12 3 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.36%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.24%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Front Office
14 1 (0.12%) Electronics
14 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 395 (47.19%) Network Engineer
2 95 (11.35%) Security Engineer
3 86 (10.27%) Consultant
4 84 (10.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 61 (7.29%) Architect
6 59 (7.05%) Network Security Engineer
7 58 (6.93%) Network Architect
8 51 (6.09%) Administrator
9 47 (5.62%) Network Consultant
10 45 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
11 44 (5.26%) Design Engineer
12 40 (4.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 38 (4.54%) Network Design Engineer
14 27 (3.23%) Security Consultant
15 26 (3.11%) Team Leader
15 26 (3.11%) Network Team Leader
16 22 (2.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 22 (2.63%) Analyst
17 21 (2.51%) Cisco Engineer
17 21 (2.51%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.75%) CSS
2 16 (1.91%) Middleware
3 10 (1.19%) HTML
3 10 (1.19%) Memcached
4 9 (1.08%) Web Services
5 8 (0.96%) LAMP
6 7 (0.84%) XMPP
6 7 (0.84%) XML
6 7 (0.84%) SOAP
7 6 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (0.60%) Java EE
9 4 (0.48%) .NET
10 3 (0.36%) J2EE
10 3 (0.36%) Rendezvous
10 3 (0.36%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.36%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (0.24%) Spring
11 2 (0.24%) WSRP
11 2 (0.24%) AppFabric
11 2 (0.24%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (4.18%) Management Information System
3 24 (2.87%) Blackberry
4 21 (2.51%) FlexPod
5 16 (1.91%) Computer Science
5 16 (1.91%) Open Source
6 15 (1.79%) Digital Media
7 12 (1.43%) Replication
8 11 (1.31%) Hedge funds
8 11 (1.31%) User Experience
9 9 (1.08%) Over-the-Top Content
10 8 (0.96%) PKI
10 8 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (0.96%) Equities
10 8 (0.96%) Derivative
11 7 (0.84%) CLARiiON
12 6 (0.72%) Statistics
12 6 (0.72%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.60%) Tandem
14 4 (0.48%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 158 (18.88%) Windows
2 156 (18.64%) Linux
3 75 (8.96%) UNIX
4 46 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (4.18%) Solaris
8 23 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.55%) CentOS
10 12 (1.43%) Windows 8
10 12 (1.43%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.84%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.72%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.24%) AIX
13 2 (0.24%) HPUX
14 1 (0.12%) VMS
14 1 (0.12%) SUSE
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (29.39%) Load Balancing
2 174 (20.79%) ITIL
3 118 (14.10%) Network Design
4 61 (7.29%) Service Delivery
5 55 (6.57%) Project Management
6 52 (6.21%) Network Monitoring
7 51 (6.09%) Network Management
8 50 (5.97%) Change Management
9 48 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 41 (4.90%) Kalman Filter
11 40 (4.78%) Incident Management
12 36 (4.30%) E-Commerce
12 36 (4.30%) Information Security
13 32 (3.82%) PRINCE2
14 26 (3.11%) Service Management
15 25 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (2.87%) Network Load Balancing
17 23 (2.75%) Content Management
18 22 (2.63%) Security Architecture
19 21 (2.51%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 47 (5.62%) Perl
2 44 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 40 (4.78%) SQL
4 25 (2.99%) Bash Shell
5 24 (2.87%) Java
6 20 (2.39%) Python
7 17 (2.03%) Shell Script
8 13 (1.55%) PHP
9 10 (1.19%) Ruby
10 3 (0.36%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.36%) C
11 2 (0.24%) C++
12 1 (0.12%) C#
12 1 (0.12%) VBScript
12 1 (0.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 443 (52.93%) Cisco Certification
2 288 (34.41%) CCNP
3 220 (26.28%) CCNA
4 119 (14.22%) CCIE
5 74 (8.84%) Degree
6 44 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 37 (4.42%) SC Cleared
8 32 (3.82%) CCSA
9 27 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
10 22 (2.63%) JNCIA
11 21 (2.51%) JNCIP
11 21 (2.51%) CCSE
12 20 (2.39%) CCSP
13 17 (2.03%) CISSP
14 16 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 15 (1.79%) CCDP
16 14 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (1.31%) RHCE
17 11 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 8 (0.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.73%) SLA
2 39 (4.66%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.96%) COBIT
5 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.24%) QA
7 1 (0.12%) BS7799
7 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 105 (12.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (8.12%) Active Directory
3 41 (4.90%) vSphere
4 27 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 24 (2.87%) Firmware
6 19 (2.27%) VMware ESX
6 19 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
7 11 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.84%) iptables
8 7 (0.84%) Varnish
9 5 (0.60%) Docker
9 5 (0.60%) NFS
10 4 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.36%) KVM
11 3 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (0.36%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.36%) Xen
12 2 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 30 (3.58%) Nagios
1 30 (3.58%) Cacti
2 28 (3.35%) Cisco Prime
3 24 (2.87%) Puppet
4 18 (2.15%) CiscoWorks
5 17 (2.03%) SCOM
6 15 (1.79%) FortiGate
6 15 (1.79%) Legato
7 12 (1.43%) Ansible
7 12 (1.43%) ZABBIX
8 7 (0.84%) Cisco UCCE
8 7 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (0.84%) OpenView
8 7 (0.84%) OPNET
9 6 (0.72%) SCCM
10 5 (0.60%) Nessus
10 5 (0.60%) Netcool
10 5 (0.60%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.60%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 690 (82.44%) Cisco
2 367 (43.85%) Juniper
3 292 (34.89%) CheckPoint
4 155 (18.52%) VMware
5 110 (13.14%) Riverbed
6 104 (12.43%) HP
7 101 (12.07%) Microsoft
8 95 (11.35%) Fortinet
9 86 (10.27%) Citrix
10 83 (9.92%) SolarWinds
11 61 (7.29%) McAfee
12 59 (7.05%) Red Hat
13 53 (6.33%) Blue Coat
14 50 (5.97%) EMC
15 37 (4.42%) Oracle
16 30 (3.58%) Dell
17 29 (3.46%) NetApp
18 28 (3.35%) Aruba
19 22 (2.63%) Websense
20 21 (2.51%) Avaya
London
Caspian One Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + OTE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + + Car and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On application
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Season Ticket Loan
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Church International
Salary: £70k-£75k
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Accenture
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago