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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 10 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing F5 19 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 18.63% 0.83% 1.61%
As % of the Vendors category 33.93% 2.22% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
56 45 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 54.90% 37.50% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 15
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Maidstone

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 33 (94.29%) Cisco
2 32 (91.43%) Firewall
3 28 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 26 (74.29%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (68.57%) WAN
6 22 (62.86%) Juniper
6 22 (62.86%) CheckPoint
7 19 (54.29%) CCNP
7 19 (54.29%) Windows
7 19 (54.29%) Blue Coat
7 19 (54.29%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (51.43%) Linux
8 18 (51.43%) Websense
9 15 (42.86%) MS Office
9 15 (42.86%) Windows XP
9 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 15 (42.86%) Windows 7
10 14 (40.00%) Aruba
10 14 (40.00%) SonicWALL
10 14 (40.00%) McAfee
10 14 (40.00%) Lumension
11 13 (37.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 13 (37.14%) CCSE
12 12 (34.29%) Cisco PIX
12 12 (34.29%) Network Security
12 12 (34.29%) JNCIS
13 11 (31.43%) Riverbed
13 11 (31.43%) Wireless
13 11 (31.43%) Finance
13 11 (31.43%) VoIP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (42.86%) MS Office
2 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (91.43%) Firewall
2 28 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 24 (68.57%) WAN
4 19 (54.29%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (37.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 12 (34.29%) Cisco PIX
6 12 (34.29%) Network Security
7 11 (31.43%) Wireless
7 11 (31.43%) VoIP
8 9 (25.71%) LAN
8 9 (25.71%) OSPF
8 9 (25.71%) BGP
9 7 (20.00%) Internet
10 5 (14.29%) RIP
11 4 (11.43%) Junos
11 4 (11.43%) VPN
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Support Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Support
6 5 (14.29%) Security Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Security Designer
7 4 (11.43%) Designer
7 4 (11.43%) Systems Designer
8 3 (8.57%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) Network Team Leader
8 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
8 3 (8.57%) Escalation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 15 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Change Management
1 8 (22.86%) CRM
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 5 (14.29%) Information Security
3 5 (14.29%) Network Design
4 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.71%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (54.29%) CCNP
3 13 (37.14%) CCSE
4 12 (34.29%) JNCIS
5 7 (20.00%) CCNA
5 7 (20.00%) CCSA
5 7 (20.00%) JNCIA
6 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
7 3 (8.57%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco
2 22 (62.86%) Juniper
2 22 (62.86%) CheckPoint
3 19 (54.29%) Blue Coat
4 18 (51.43%) Websense
5 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 14 (40.00%) Aruba
6 14 (40.00%) SonicWALL
6 14 (40.00%) McAfee
6 14 (40.00%) Lumension
7 11 (31.43%) Riverbed
8 6 (17.14%) Trend Micro
8 6 (17.14%) Clearswift
Maidstone, Kent
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago