The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

F5
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 330 355 277
Rank change year-on-year +25 -78  
Permanent jobs citing F5 285 342 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.84% 0.81% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.94% 1.83% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 232 273 408
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £39,100 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

F5 is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in London.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 14710 18688 20118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 43.51% 44.09% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12015 15796 16864
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing F5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in London

F5
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 in London.

Salary trend for F5 in London

F5
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 in London

F5
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the London region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +32 60 £45,000 -33.33% 5
Canary Wharf -12 7 £70,000 -3.44%
Feltham - 3 £40,000 - 1
Croydon +3 2 £52,500 +35.48%
Orpington +5 1 £42,500 - 1
Docklands, London -5 1 £80,000 +52.38%
Hammersmith -10 1 £50,000 -9.09%
F5
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for F5.

1 449 (88.04%) Cisco
2 360 (70.59%) Firewall
3 290 (56.86%) CheckPoint
4 276 (54.12%) Juniper
5 257 (50.39%) Cisco Certification
6 214 (41.96%) Palo Alto
7 202 (39.61%) Network Security
8 195 (38.24%) Cisco ASA
9 193 (37.84%) CCNP
10 167 (32.75%) BGP
11 166 (32.55%) Data Centre
12 151 (29.61%) OSPF
13 145 (28.43%) WAN
14 134 (26.27%) MPLS
14 134 (26.27%) Wireless
15 125 (24.51%) Finance
16 121 (23.73%) LAN
17 118 (23.14%) VPN
18 117 (22.94%) Load Balancing
19 112 (21.96%) Cisco Nexus
20 107 (20.98%) Fortinet
21 92 (18.04%) CCNA
22 89 (17.45%) Cisco IOS
23 85 (16.67%) VMware
24 84 (16.47%) SolarWinds
25 81 (15.88%) Windows
26 79 (15.49%) Cisco Wireless
27 77 (15.10%) FortiGate
28 73 (14.31%) Network Design
29 70 (13.73%) ITIL

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (4.12%) IIS
2 19 (3.73%) Apache
2 19 (3.73%) Tomcat
3 17 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.94%) WebLogic
5 14 (2.75%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.98%) nginx
7 4 (0.78%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.59%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.39%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.20%) CMS
10 1 (0.20%) JBoss
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.18%) MS Office
3 3 (0.59%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.98%) Akamai
4 5 (0.98%) Office 365
4 5 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (0.78%) SaaS
6 3 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.59%) IaaS
6 3 (0.59%) PaaS
7 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.39%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.20%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 360 (70.59%) Firewall
2 202 (39.61%) Network Security
3 195 (38.24%) Cisco ASA
4 167 (32.75%) BGP
5 151 (29.61%) OSPF
6 145 (28.43%) WAN
7 134 (26.27%) MPLS
7 134 (26.27%) Wireless
8 121 (23.73%) LAN
9 118 (23.14%) VPN
10 112 (21.96%) Cisco Nexus
11 89 (17.45%) Cisco IOS
12 79 (15.49%) Cisco Wireless
13 67 (13.14%) BIG-IP
13 67 (13.14%) DNS
14 59 (11.57%) EIGRP
14 59 (11.57%) Multicast
15 54 (10.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 53 (10.39%) IPsec
17 51 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.98%) Relational Database
3 4 (0.78%) MySQL
4 3 (0.59%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.59%) Redis
5 2 (0.39%) DB2
6 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (1.76%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.78%) Hudson
4 4 (0.78%) JIRA
4 4 (0.78%) Maven
5 3 (0.59%) Ant
6 1 (0.20%) Bower
6 1 (0.20%) Bundler
6 1 (0.20%) Firebug
6 1 (0.20%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.20%) Grunt
6 1 (0.20%) gulp
6 1 (0.20%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.20%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.20%) Mocha
General
1 125 (24.51%) Finance
2 41 (8.04%) Banking
3 27 (5.29%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.14%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.35%) Retail
6 11 (2.16%) Back Office
6 11 (2.16%) Billing
6 11 (2.16%) Financial Institution
6 11 (2.16%) Games
7 10 (1.96%) Online Betting
8 5 (0.98%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.39%) Law
9 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
10 1 (0.20%) Marketing
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 308 (60.39%) Network Engineer
2 106 (20.78%) Security Engineer
3 93 (18.24%) Network Security Engineer
4 66 (12.94%) Cisco Engineer
5 63 (12.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 61 (11.96%) Senior Network Engineer
7 53 (10.39%) Architect
8 46 (9.02%) Firewall Engineer
9 42 (8.24%) Network Architect
10 29 (5.69%) Juniper Engineer
10 29 (5.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 28 (5.49%) Consultant
12 27 (5.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 25 (4.90%) Support Engineer
14 23 (4.51%) Cisco Security Engineer
15 20 (3.92%) Analyst
15 20 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
16 19 (3.73%) Cisco Architect
16 19 (3.73%) Cisco Network Architect
17 18 (3.53%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.69%) 802.1X
2 10 (1.96%) CSS
3 6 (1.18%) .NET
4 5 (0.98%) HTML
5 4 (0.78%) jQuery
6 3 (0.59%) Kafka
6 3 (0.59%) LAMP
6 3 (0.59%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (0.59%) RESTful
6 3 (0.59%) Web Services
7 2 (0.39%) Ajax
7 2 (0.39%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.39%) CSS3
7 2 (0.39%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.39%) HTML5
7 2 (0.39%) JSON
7 2 (0.39%) Node.js
7 2 (0.39%) React
7 2 (0.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 166 (32.55%) Data Centre
2 26 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.71%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.14%) PKI
5 15 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
6 13 (2.55%) RSA SecurID
7 10 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (1.57%) Clustering
9 7 (1.37%) Fintech
10 5 (0.98%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.78%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.78%) FlexPod
11 4 (0.78%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.59%) CMDB
12 3 (0.59%) EMC VNX
12 3 (0.59%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.59%) iPad
13 2 (0.39%) Eurex
13 2 (0.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 81 (15.88%) Windows
2 52 (10.20%) Linux
3 41 (8.04%) Unix
4 32 (6.27%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.35%) Ubuntu
6 11 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.57%) Solaris
8 4 (0.78%) CentOS
9 3 (0.59%) VMS
9 3 (0.59%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.59%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (22.94%) Load Balancing
2 73 (14.31%) Network Design
3 70 (13.73%) ITIL
4 47 (9.22%) Presales
5 45 (8.82%) Network Architecture
6 38 (7.45%) Network Monitoring
7 31 (6.08%) Change Management
7 31 (6.08%) Mentoring
7 31 (6.08%) Network Management
8 27 (5.29%) Change Control
9 25 (4.90%) Information Security
10 23 (4.51%) Project Management
11 22 (4.31%) Performance Management
12 21 (4.12%) E-Commerce
12 21 (4.12%) Vulnerability Management
13 20 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
13 20 (3.92%) SIEM
14 18 (3.53%) Performance Monitoring
14 18 (3.53%) Security Management
14 18 (3.53%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 34 (6.67%) SQL
2 25 (4.90%) Python
3 13 (2.55%) PowerShell
4 10 (1.96%) Perl
5 8 (1.57%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.18%) Java
7 5 (0.98%) C
7 5 (0.98%) C++
7 5 (0.98%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.59%) Ruby
9 1 (0.20%) AWK
9 1 (0.20%) C#
9 1 (0.20%) sed
9 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 257 (50.39%) Cisco Certification
2 193 (37.84%) CCNP
3 92 (18.04%) CCNA
4 68 (13.33%) CCIE
5 45 (8.82%) Degree
6 42 (8.24%) JNCIS
7 35 (6.86%) CCSE
8 31 (6.08%) CCSA
9 22 (4.31%) JNCIA
10 17 (3.33%) JNCIP
11 16 (3.14%) CCDP
11 16 (3.14%) Security Cleared
12 15 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (1.96%) CCDA
13 10 (1.96%) CISSP
14 9 (1.76%) GIAC
15 8 (1.57%) CCA
15 8 (1.57%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (1.57%) MCP
15 8 (1.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.94%) ISO27002
1 15 (2.94%) QA
1 15 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 13 (2.55%) PCI DSS
2 13 (2.55%) PMO
3 8 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.98%) SLA
5 2 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.20%) GPG13
System Software
1 69 (13.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (9.41%) Active Directory
3 23 (4.51%) vSphere
4 16 (3.14%) XenApp
5 13 (2.55%) ProxySG
6 12 (2.35%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.96%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (1.18%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.98%) Firmware
10 4 (0.78%) Docker
11 3 (0.59%) iptables
11 3 (0.59%) NFS
11 3 (0.59%) Xen
12 2 (0.39%) vCloud
12 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 77 (15.10%) FortiGate
2 24 (4.71%) Puppet
3 23 (4.51%) Ansible
4 19 (3.73%) Cisco Prime
5 18 (3.53%) SCOM
6 16 (3.14%) Cisco CME
7 15 (2.94%) HAProxy
8 14 (2.75%) SCCM
9 9 (1.76%) Nagios
10 8 (1.57%) EMC Navisphere
10 8 (1.57%) NetBackup
11 7 (1.37%) CA Single Sign-On
11 7 (1.37%) WSUS
12 6 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 6 (1.18%) MOM
13 5 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
13 5 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (0.78%) QRadar
14 4 (0.78%) vRealize
15 3 (0.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 449 (88.04%) Cisco
2 290 (56.86%) CheckPoint
3 276 (54.12%) Juniper
4 214 (41.96%) Palo Alto
5 107 (20.98%) Fortinet
6 85 (16.67%) VMware
7 84 (16.47%) SolarWinds
8 63 (12.35%) Microsoft
9 62 (12.16%) Aruba
10 60 (11.76%) SonicWALL
11 57 (11.18%) WatchGuard
12 53 (10.39%) Extreme Networks
13 52 (10.20%) Riverbed
14 50 (9.80%) Citrix
15 45 (8.82%) HP
16 40 (7.84%) Blue Coat
17 26 (5.10%) Arista
18 25 (4.90%) Brocade
19 23 (4.51%) Infoblox
20 22 (4.31%) Splunk
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £275 - £325 per day + Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Feltham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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London
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London
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