The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 52 100 57
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -43
Permanent jobs citing F5 34 4 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.64% 0.37% 4.37%
As % of the Vendors category 7.67% 0.86% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 34 4 44
Median salary £35,000 £30,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -18.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
F5
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
443 467 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 47.43% 43.36% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 387 418 444
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

F5
Salary Trend in Kent

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

F5 Salary Trend in Kent

F5
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Kent

F5
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Folkestone - 17 £35,000 -
Maidstone +8 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Sevenoaks - 1 £44,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £72,500 -
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing F5 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 F5.

1 54 (98.18%) CheckPoint
2 53 (96.36%) Firewall
3 52 (94.55%) Cisco
4 49 (89.09%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (80.00%) CCNP
6 43 (78.18%) CCSE
7 33 (60.00%) CCNA
8 28 (50.91%) ITIL
9 27 (49.09%) Juniper
10 25 (45.45%) Extreme Networks
11 24 (43.64%) IP Telephony
12 23 (41.82%) Blue Coat
13 22 (40.00%) ExtremeXOS
13 22 (40.00%) Change Control
14 21 (38.18%) Network Security
15 19 (34.55%) Finance
15 19 (34.55%) Check Point Certification
16 17 (30.91%) JNCIP
16 17 (30.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 16 (29.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 16 (29.09%) Aruba
17 16 (29.09%) JNCIS
17 16 (29.09%) Wireless
18 15 (27.27%) FortiGate
18 15 (27.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
19 12 (21.82%) VPN
20 11 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
21 8 (14.55%) Cisco Nexus
22 7 (12.73%) Palo Alto
22 7 (12.73%) WAN

F5
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 53 (96.36%) Firewall
2 24 (43.64%) IP Telephony
3 22 (40.00%) ExtremeXOS
4 21 (38.18%) Network Security
5 17 (30.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 16 (29.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 16 (29.09%) Wireless
7 12 (21.82%) VPN
8 11 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (14.55%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (12.73%) WAN
11 6 (10.91%) OSPF
12 5 (9.09%) IPsec
12 5 (9.09%) MPLS
12 5 (9.09%) SSL
13 4 (7.27%) Cisco PIX
13 4 (7.27%) IPv4
14 3 (5.45%) LAN
15 2 (3.64%) BIG-IP
15 2 (3.64%) DNS
General
1 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Network Engineer
2 21 (38.18%) Support Engineer
3 16 (29.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 16 (29.09%) Security Engineer
4 15 (27.27%) Data Engineer
5 10 (18.18%) Network Support
6 6 (10.91%) Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Network Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Check Point Support
7 5 (9.09%) Cisco Support
7 5 (9.09%) Firewall Support
8 4 (7.27%) Check Point Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Cisco Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Cisco Security Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Firewall Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Network Security Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Security Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (7.27%) iPad
3 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Linux
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) ITIL
2 22 (40.00%) Change Control
3 5 (9.09%) Network Design
4 3 (5.45%) Change Management
4 3 (5.45%) Coaching
4 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.64%) Information Security
6 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.82%) BCP
6 1 (1.82%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.82%) Integration Testing
6 1 (1.82%) Migration
6 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.82%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.82%) Security Management
6 1 (1.82%) Service Management
6 1 (1.82%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 49 (89.09%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (80.00%) CCNP
3 43 (78.18%) CCSE
4 33 (60.00%) CCNA
5 19 (34.55%) Check Point Certification
6 17 (30.91%) JNCIP
7 16 (29.09%) JNCIS
8 6 (10.91%) CCIE
8 6 (10.91%) CCSA
9 5 (9.09%) CCDA
9 5 (9.09%) CCDP
9 5 (9.09%) CCSP
9 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
10 4 (7.27%) Degree
11 2 (3.64%) JNCIE
12 1 (1.82%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (1.82%) MOS
12 1 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Firmware
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (27.27%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.82%) Foglight
2 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 54 (98.18%) CheckPoint
2 52 (94.55%) Cisco
3 27 (49.09%) Juniper
4 25 (45.45%) Extreme Networks
5 23 (41.82%) Blue Coat
6 16 (29.09%) Aruba
7 7 (12.73%) Palo Alto
8 6 (10.91%) Forcepoint
9 3 (5.45%) HP
10 2 (3.64%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.82%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (1.82%) BMC
11 1 (1.82%) FireEye
11 1 (1.82%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.82%) LogLogic
11 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.82%) Openreach
11 1 (1.82%) Radianz
11 1 (1.82%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.82%) Tufin
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