The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
South East / Kent
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.24% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.34% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £72,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £53,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +34.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
149 201 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.91% 19.27% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 110 179 226
Median salary £43,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing BIG-IP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Kent region.

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Kent

BIG-IP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Tonbridge - 2 £72,500 -
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing BIG-IP 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 Kent region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (85.71%) Riverbed
2 6 (85.71%) SolarWinds
2 6 (85.71%) Aruba
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Wireless
3 5 (71.43%) Service Management
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (71.43%) Tufin
3 5 (71.43%) Network Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) WAAS
3 5 (71.43%) LogLogic
3 5 (71.43%) FireEye
3 5 (71.43%) Palo Alto
3 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (71.43%) Wireshark
3 5 (71.43%) TippingPoint

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) WAAS
2 5 (71.43%) Wireshark
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Network Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Foglight
1 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Aruba
2 6 (85.71%) Riverbed
2 6 (85.71%) SolarWinds
3 5 (71.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) FireEye
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) LogLogic
3 5 (71.43%) Palo Alto
3 5 (71.43%) TippingPoint
3 5 (71.43%) Tufin
4 4 (57.14%) Radianz
5 2 (28.57%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) VMware