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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 55 96 72
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -24
Permanent jobs citing F5 30 4 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.08% 0.36% 3.31%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% 0.86% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 36
Median salary £35,000 £29,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.65% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £21,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £41,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +4.16%
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
480 465 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.28% 42.39% 52.37%
Number of salaries quoted 413 420 504
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 13 £35,000 - 1
Maidstone - 7 £42,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £44,000 -
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 55 (94.83%) Cisco
1 55 (94.83%) CheckPoint
1 55 (94.83%) Firewall
2 52 (89.66%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (81.03%) CCNP
4 43 (74.14%) CCSE
5 35 (60.34%) CCNA
6 33 (56.90%) Juniper
7 25 (43.10%) Finance
8 24 (41.38%) ITIL
9 23 (39.66%) Blue Coat
10 22 (37.93%) Network Security
10 22 (37.93%) Extreme Networks
11 21 (36.21%) ExtremeXOS
11 21 (36.21%) Change Control
11 21 (36.21%) IP Telephony
12 20 (34.48%) Check Point Certification
13 18 (31.03%) JNCIS
13 18 (31.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 17 (29.31%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 17 (29.31%) JNCIP
15 16 (27.59%) Aruba
16 15 (25.86%) Wireless
16 15 (25.86%) VPN
16 15 (25.86%) FortiGate
16 15 (25.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 13 (22.41%) Cisco Nexus
18 12 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
19 10 (17.24%) CCSA
19 10 (17.24%) 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 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 55 (94.83%) Firewall
2 22 (37.93%) Network Security
3 21 (36.21%) ExtremeXOS
3 21 (36.21%) IP Telephony
4 18 (31.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 17 (29.31%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 15 (25.86%) VPN
6 15 (25.86%) Wireless
7 13 (22.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (17.24%) WAN
10 8 (13.79%) OSPF
11 7 (12.07%) MPLS
12 6 (10.34%) IPv4
12 6 (10.34%) LAN
13 5 (8.62%) IPsec
13 5 (8.62%) SSL
14 4 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
15 2 (3.45%) Internet
15 2 (3.45%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Legal
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (55.17%) Network Engineer
2 17 (29.31%) Network Security Engineer
2 17 (29.31%) Security Engineer
2 17 (29.31%) Support Engineer
3 13 (22.41%) Data Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Network Support
5 7 (12.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Architect
6 6 (10.34%) Network Architect
7 5 (8.62%) Check Point Support
7 5 (8.62%) Cisco Support
7 5 (8.62%) Firewall Support
8 4 (6.90%) Check Point Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Cisco Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Cisco Security Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Firewall Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Network Security Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (10.34%) iPad
3 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Linux
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
1 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) ITIL
2 21 (36.21%) Change Control
3 6 (10.34%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.62%) Coaching
4 5 (8.62%) Network Design
5 2 (3.45%) Change Management
5 2 (3.45%) Information Security
5 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.72%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.72%) BCP
6 1 (1.72%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.72%) CRM
6 1 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.72%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.72%) Integration Testing
6 1 (1.72%) Migration
6 1 (1.72%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.72%) Security Management
6 1 (1.72%) Security Operations
6 1 (1.72%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 52 (89.66%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (81.03%) CCNP
3 43 (74.14%) CCSE
4 35 (60.34%) CCNA
5 20 (34.48%) Check Point Certification
6 18 (31.03%) JNCIS
7 17 (29.31%) JNCIP
8 10 (17.24%) CCSA
9 8 (13.79%) CCIE
9 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
10 7 (12.07%) CCDA
10 7 (12.07%) CCDP
10 7 (12.07%) CCSP
11 4 (6.90%) Degree
11 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
12 3 (5.17%) JNCIA
13 2 (3.45%) JNCIE
14 1 (1.72%) CISSP
14 1 (1.72%) MOS
14 1 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Firmware
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (25.86%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.72%) Foglight
2 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 55 (94.83%) CheckPoint
1 55 (94.83%) Cisco
2 33 (56.90%) Juniper
3 23 (39.66%) Blue Coat
4 22 (37.93%) Extreme Networks
5 16 (27.59%) Aruba
6 8 (13.79%) Palo Alto
7 7 (12.07%) Forcepoint
8 3 (5.17%) HP
9 1 (1.72%) BMC
9 1 (1.72%) BT
9 1 (1.72%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.72%) IronPort
9 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.72%) Nokia
9 1 (1.72%) Openreach
9 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.72%) VMware
Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Saga Group Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago