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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.50% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £72,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +38.15%
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
177 208 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.26% 18.94% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 149 184 235
Median salary £43,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,950 £65,000
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 10 December 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 - 2 £72,500 -
Rochester - 1 - -
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Wireless
3 6 (75.00%) Riverbed
3 6 (75.00%) Aruba
4 5 (62.50%) LogLogic
4 5 (62.50%) Tufin
4 5 (62.50%) Network Architecture
4 5 (62.50%) WAAS
4 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (62.50%) FireEye
4 5 (62.50%) Palo Alto
4 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
4 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (62.50%) Wireshark
4 5 (62.50%) TippingPoint
4 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) Service Management
4 5 (62.50%) Change Management
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 5 (62.50%) Project Management
4 5 (62.50%) DHCP
4 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (62.50%) DNS

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 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) WAAS
3 5 (62.50%) Wireshark
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) SAN Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 5 (62.50%) Network Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Foglight
1 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
3 6 (75.00%) Aruba
3 6 (75.00%) Riverbed
4 5 (62.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
4 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (62.50%) FireEye
4 5 (62.50%) Juniper
4 5 (62.50%) LogLogic
4 5 (62.50%) Palo Alto
4 5 (62.50%) TippingPoint
4 5 (62.50%) Tufin
5 4 (50.00%) Radianz
6 3 (37.50%) HP
7 2 (25.00%) VMware