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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 91 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.46% - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.66% - 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £60,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -15.00%
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
241 196 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.67% 18.67% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 220 179 185
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -18.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

BIG-IP Salary Histogram 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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 1 £72,500 -
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) FireEye
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (50.00%) Tufin
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) WAAS
2 2 (50.00%) Aruba
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) SAN

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 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAAS
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) SAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Foglight
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (50.00%) Aruba
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) FireEye
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (50.00%) TippingPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Tufin
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Radianz