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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 89 96 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing F5 14 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.26% 1.17% 2.25%
As % of the Vendors category 2.72% 2.36% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 25
Average salary £37,000 £48,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.10% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £67,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
514 508 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.18% 49.37% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 436 457 398
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Kent

F5
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 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 14 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 -13 3 £55,000 +57.14% 1
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing F5 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.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (89.47%) CheckPoint
2 17 (89.47%) Firewall
3 15 (78.95%) CCNP
4 13 (68.42%) CCNA
4 13 (68.42%) Juniper
5 12 (63.16%) Finance
6 11 (57.89%) CCSE
7 8 (42.11%) VPN
8 7 (36.84%) Check Point Certification
8 7 (36.84%) Blue Coat
8 7 (36.84%) Network Security
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (31.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (31.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (26.32%) Change Control
10 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
10 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (26.32%) JNCIS
10 5 (26.32%) Coaching
10 5 (26.32%) IP Telephony
10 5 (26.32%) CCSA
10 5 (26.32%) Firmware
10 5 (26.32%) ITIL
11 4 (21.05%) LAN
11 4 (21.05%) WAN
11 4 (21.05%) Forcepoint
11 4 (21.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (21.05%) Data Centre

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing F5 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
3 7 (36.84%) Network Security
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (31.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (31.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (26.32%) IP Telephony
6 4 (21.05%) LAN
6 4 (21.05%) WAN
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (15.79%) MPLS
7 3 (15.79%) OSPF
7 3 (15.79%) Wireless
8 2 (10.53%) Internet
8 2 (10.53%) IPv4
9 1 (5.26%) BGP
9 1 (5.26%) IPv6
9 1 (5.26%) SSL
9 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Network Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Development Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall Support
4 2 (10.53%) Graduate Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Cisco Support
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Network Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Network Support
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
1 4 (21.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (10.53%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Change Control
1 5 (26.32%) Coaching
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.26%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) Presales
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) CCNP
3 13 (68.42%) CCNA
4 11 (57.89%) CCSE
5 7 (36.84%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (26.32%) CCSA
6 5 (26.32%) JNCIS
6 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) JNCIP
8 3 (15.79%) CCDA
8 3 (15.79%) CCDP
8 3 (15.79%) CCIE
8 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
9 2 (10.53%) CCSP
9 2 (10.53%) Degree
9 2 (10.53%) JNCIA
10 1 (5.26%) JNCIE
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) CheckPoint
3 13 (68.42%) Juniper
4 7 (36.84%) Blue Coat
5 4 (21.05%) Aruba
5 4 (21.05%) Forcepoint
6 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.26%) Imperva
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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