The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 98 96 96
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 2 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.18% 0.58% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 2.58% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 15
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5 BIG-IP LTM
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
229 233 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.89% 22.40% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 199 212 199
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Kent region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in Kent

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling - 2 £56,250 -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
South East

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) JNCIS
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 4 (66.67%) CCSE
4 3 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (50.00%) FortiGate
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) Aruba
4 3 (50.00%) JNCIP
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (33.33%) OSPF
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) CCDA
5 2 (33.33%) CCDP
5 2 (33.33%) IPv4
5 2 (33.33%) CCIE
5 2 (33.33%) CCSP
5 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5 BIG-IP LTM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) IPv4
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) JNCIS
2 4 (66.67%) CCSE
3 3 (50.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (33.33%) CCDA
4 2 (33.33%) CCDP
4 2 (33.33%) CCIE
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) CCSA
4 2 (33.33%) CCSP
4 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 3 (50.00%) Aruba
4 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint