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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 105 75
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.43% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.20% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
BIG-IP
South East

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
233 227 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.95% 19.72% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 208 212 158
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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