The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 - 24 38
Permanent jobs citing F5 0 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone - 4.95% 5.38%
As % of the Vendors category - 6.10% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 10
Average salary - £42,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.77%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
Kent

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

Vendors Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 82 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 15.00% 81.19% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 74 60
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,426 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Aruba
1 3 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIP
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Aruba
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper