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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 45 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Permanent jobs citing F5 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.81% 3.66% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 5.79% 12.50% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £23,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.88% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Vendors Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
121 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 48.59% 29.27% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 58 22 20
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £63,600
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 18 April 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Maidstone

F5
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (100.00%) WAN
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Wireless
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) CCNP
2 7 (53.85%) Riverbed
2 7 (53.85%) VoIP
2 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 6 (46.15%) CCNA
3 6 (46.15%) CCSA
3 6 (46.15%) Blue Coat
3 6 (46.15%) JNCIA
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco PIX
3 6 (46.15%) Network Security
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 6 (46.15%) Websense
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Sun
3 6 (46.15%) SLA
3 6 (46.15%) MS Office
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 6 (46.15%) LAN

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (46.15%) MS Office
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Wireless
2 7 (53.85%) VoIP
2 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco PIX
3 6 (46.15%) Network Security
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Network Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Security Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Network Support
2 6 (46.15%) Network Security Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Support Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Network Support Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (46.15%) Service Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCNP
3 6 (46.15%) CCNA
3 6 (46.15%) CCSA
3 6 (46.15%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Riverbed
3 6 (46.15%) Blue Coat
3 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 6 (46.15%) Websense
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Sun
Maidstone, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago