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 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 13 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 20 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 17.70% 1.04% -
As % of the Vendors category 34.48% 3.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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
58 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 51.33% 31.25% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 56 23 18
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 September 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Maidstone

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 1 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 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 27 (90.00%) Firewall
3 24 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (73.33%) WAN
4 22 (73.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 19 (63.33%) Juniper
5 19 (63.33%) CheckPoint
6 18 (60.00%) Windows
6 18 (60.00%) Blue Coat
6 18 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (53.33%) Linux
7 16 (53.33%) CCNP
8 15 (50.00%) Websense
9 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
9 14 (46.67%) MS Office
9 14 (46.67%) Windows XP
9 14 (46.67%) Windows 7
10 13 (43.33%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (40.00%) Aruba
11 12 (40.00%) Lumension
11 12 (40.00%) McAfee
11 12 (40.00%) SonicWALL
12 11 (36.67%) CCSE
13 10 (33.33%) VoIP
13 10 (33.33%) JNCIS
13 10 (33.33%) Wireless
13 10 (33.33%) Finance
13 10 (33.33%) Riverbed
14 9 (30.00%) Network Security
14 9 (30.00%) OSPF

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 14 (46.67%) MS Office
2 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (90.00%) Firewall
2 22 (73.33%) WAN
2 22 (73.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 18 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (43.33%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (33.33%) VoIP
5 10 (33.33%) Wireless
6 9 (30.00%) OSPF
6 9 (30.00%) BGP
6 9 (30.00%) Network Security
7 8 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 8 (26.67%) LAN
8 7 (23.33%) Internet
9 5 (16.67%) RIP
10 4 (13.33%) VPN
10 4 (13.33%) Junos
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Network Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Technical Support
6 4 (13.33%) Systems Designer
6 4 (13.33%) Security Designer
6 4 (13.33%) Designer
7 3 (10.00%) Escalation Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.33%) Network Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Security Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 14 (46.67%) Windows XP
3 14 (46.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) CRM
1 8 (26.67%) Change Management
2 5 (16.67%) Network Design
2 5 (16.67%) PRINCE
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (3.33%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (53.33%) CCNP
3 11 (36.67%) CCSE
4 10 (33.33%) JNCIS
5 8 (26.67%) JNCIA
5 8 (26.67%) CCNA
5 8 (26.67%) CCSA
6 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 19 (63.33%) Juniper
2 19 (63.33%) CheckPoint
3 18 (60.00%) Blue Coat
4 15 (50.00%) Websense
5 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 12 (40.00%) McAfee
6 12 (40.00%) SonicWALL
6 12 (40.00%) Aruba
6 12 (40.00%) Lumension
7 10 (33.33%) Riverbed
8 6 (20.00%) Trend Micro
8 6 (20.00%) Clearswift
9 1 (3.33%) Sun
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