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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 10 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 20 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 19.80% 0.96% -
As % of the Vendors category 38.46% 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
52 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 51.49% 32.69% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 51 28 15
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Maidstone

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 31 (88.57%) Firewall
3 27 (77.14%) 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%) Windows
7 19 (54.29%) Blue Coat
7 19 (54.29%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (51.43%) CCNP
8 18 (51.43%) Websense
9 17 (48.57%) Linux
10 15 (42.86%) MS Office
10 15 (42.86%) Windows XP
10 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
10 15 (42.86%) Windows 7
11 13 (37.14%) Aruba
11 13 (37.14%) Lumension
11 13 (37.14%) McAfee
11 13 (37.14%) SonicWALL
11 13 (37.14%) Cisco PIX
12 12 (34.29%) Network Security
12 12 (34.29%) CCSE
12 12 (34.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 11 (31.43%) Riverbed
13 11 (31.43%) JNCIS
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 23 September 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 31 (88.57%) Firewall
2 27 (77.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 24 (68.57%) WAN
4 19 (54.29%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (37.14%) Cisco PIX
6 12 (34.29%) Network Security
6 12 (34.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 11 (31.43%) VoIP
7 11 (31.43%) Wireless
8 9 (25.71%) OSPF
8 9 (25.71%) BGP
8 9 (25.71%) LAN
9 7 (20.00%) Internet
10 5 (14.29%) RIP
11 4 (11.43%) VPN
11 4 (11.43%) Junos
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Network Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Support Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (17.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Support
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Designer
6 4 (11.43%) Security Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Security Designer
6 4 (11.43%) Designer
7 3 (8.57%) Escalation Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Network Team Leader
7 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
7 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 15 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) CRM
1 8 (22.86%) Change Management
2 7 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
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 18 (51.43%) CCNP
3 12 (34.29%) CCSE
4 11 (31.43%) JNCIS
5 8 (22.86%) JNCIA
5 8 (22.86%) CCNA
5 8 (22.86%) CCSA
6 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.71%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) 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 13 (37.14%) McAfee
6 13 (37.14%) SonicWALL
6 13 (37.14%) Aruba
6 13 (37.14%) Lumension
7 11 (31.43%) Riverbed
8 6 (17.14%) Trend Micro
8 6 (17.14%) Clearswift
9 1 (2.86%) Sun
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