The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Maidstone region.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 14.29% - -
As % of the Vendors category 27.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 0
Average salary £28,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Vendors Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 51.59% 26.74% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 57 18 20
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
Kent

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

F5
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

F5 Salary Trend in Maidstone

F5
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Maidstone

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (87.50%) Firewall
3 20 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (75.00%) WAN
5 16 (66.67%) Windows
5 16 (66.67%) Juniper
5 16 (66.67%) CheckPoint
5 16 (66.67%) Blue Coat
5 16 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 13 (54.17%) Linux
8 12 (50.00%) MS Office
8 12 (50.00%) Windows XP
8 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (50.00%) Websense
8 12 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
8 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
9 11 (45.83%) CCNP
10 9 (37.50%) CCNA
10 9 (37.50%) McAfee
10 9 (37.50%) JNCIA
10 9 (37.50%) SonicWALL
10 9 (37.50%) CCSA
10 9 (37.50%) Aruba
10 9 (37.50%) Lumension
11 8 (33.33%) Wireless
11 8 (33.33%) Finance
11 8 (33.33%) Riverbed
11 8 (33.33%) CCSE
11 8 (33.33%) SLA

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 12 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) Firewall
2 18 (75.00%) WAN
3 16 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 12 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (33.33%) Wireless
6 8 (33.33%) VoIP
7 7 (29.17%) BGP
7 7 (29.17%) Internet
7 7 (29.17%) OSPF
8 6 (25.00%) Network Security
8 6 (25.00%) LAN
9 4 (16.67%) VPN
9 4 (16.67%) Junos
10 3 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (12.50%) RIP
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) 1st Line Support
1 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 6 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Designer
4 4 (16.67%) Security Designer
4 4 (16.67%) Designer
5 3 (12.50%) Escalation Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Network Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Change Management
1 6 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 3 (12.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCNP
3 9 (37.50%) CCNA
3 9 (37.50%) JNCIA
3 9 (37.50%) CCSA
4 8 (33.33%) CCSE
5 7 (29.17%) JNCIS
6 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) Juniper
2 16 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 16 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Websense
4 9 (37.50%) McAfee
4 9 (37.50%) SonicWALL
4 9 (37.50%) Aruba
4 9 (37.50%) Lumension
5 8 (33.33%) Riverbed
6 6 (25.00%) Trend Micro
6 6 (25.00%) Clearswift
7 2 (8.33%) Sun
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