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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
South East / Kent
Rank 73 90 97
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Permanent jobs citing F5 16 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.90% 1.45% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 3.86% 3.17% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 7
Median salary £42,750 £37,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.54% -32.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,700 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
414 504 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.29% 45.69% 50.05%
Number of salaries quoted 311 426 457
Median salary £40,000 £37,270 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.32% -0.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Maidstone - 3 £40,000 -
West Malling -6 1 £42,500 -22.72%
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 40 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (95.00%) CheckPoint
3 36 (90.00%) Firewall
4 29 (72.50%) ITIL
5 27 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (60.00%) CCNP
7 22 (55.00%) CCNA
8 21 (52.50%) LAN
8 21 (52.50%) WAN
8 21 (52.50%) IP Telephony
8 21 (52.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 21 (52.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 19 (47.50%) PCI DSS
10 18 (45.00%) VPN
11 17 (42.50%) SSL
12 15 (37.50%) SAN
12 15 (37.50%) BGP
12 15 (37.50%) VMware
12 15 (37.50%) OSPF
12 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (37.50%) Blue Coat
13 14 (35.00%) Brocade
13 14 (35.00%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (35.00%) Fibre Channel
13 14 (35.00%) IPsec
13 14 (35.00%) GAP Analysis
13 14 (35.00%) EIGRP
13 14 (35.00%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (35.00%) VoIP
13 14 (35.00%) WLAN

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:

Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 36 (90.00%) Firewall
2 21 (52.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 21 (52.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 21 (52.50%) IP Telephony
2 21 (52.50%) LAN
2 21 (52.50%) WAN
3 18 (45.00%) VPN
4 17 (42.50%) SSL
5 15 (37.50%) BGP
5 15 (37.50%) OSPF
5 15 (37.50%) SAN
6 14 (35.00%) EIGRP
6 14 (35.00%) Fibre Channel
6 14 (35.00%) IPsec
6 14 (35.00%) VoIP
6 14 (35.00%) WLAN
7 11 (27.50%) Network Security
8 9 (22.50%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (20.00%) Wireless
10 7 (17.50%) BIG-IP
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Network Support
2 14 (35.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Data Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Escalation Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Check Point Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Check Point Support
6 2 (5.00%) Juniper Support
6 2 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
1 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) ITIL
2 14 (35.00%) GAP Analysis
2 14 (35.00%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (22.50%) Change Control
3 9 (22.50%) Project Management
4 7 (17.50%) Change Management
5 5 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 5 (12.50%) Presales
5 5 (12.50%) Service Management
6 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) PRINCE
7 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.50%) Network Design
8 1 (2.50%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 27 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (60.00%) CCNP
3 22 (55.00%) CCNA
4 14 (35.00%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (22.50%) CCSE
6 7 (17.50%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (10.00%) Degree
8 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.50%) CCIE
9 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (47.50%) PCI DSS
2 6 (15.00%) SLA
3 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Firmware
3 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Foglight
1 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (95.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (37.50%) Blue Coat
3 15 (37.50%) VMware
4 14 (35.00%) Brocade
5 13 (32.50%) Palo Alto
6 10 (25.00%) Juniper
7 8 (20.00%) Aruba
8 7 (17.50%) Extreme Networks
8 7 (17.50%) Fortinet
9 6 (15.00%) Forcepoint
9 6 (15.00%) Riverbed
9 6 (15.00%) SolarWinds
10 5 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 5 (12.50%) FireEye
10 5 (12.50%) LogLogic
10 5 (12.50%) TippingPoint
10 5 (12.50%) Tufin
11 4 (10.00%) Radianz
12 2 (5.00%) HP
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