The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 73 101
Rank change year-on-year +1 +28  
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 4 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.60% 1.24% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 6.56% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 1
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £46,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £58,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.12% -2.08%  

F5 BIG-IP LTM is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 130 183 207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 19.46% 18.94% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 503 406 501
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,750 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,313 £69,375
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing F5 BIG-IP LTM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in Kent

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM in Kent.

Salary trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in Kent

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -6 2 £40,000 -5.88%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) F5
1 12 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (75.00%) Aruba
2 9 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 9 (75.00%) Network Security
2 9 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (75.00%) SLA
2 9 (75.00%) Forcepoint
2 9 (75.00%) Change Management
2 9 (75.00%) Wireless
2 9 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 9 (75.00%) CCSE
2 9 (75.00%) Sourcefire
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) CRM
2 9 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) Network Security
2 9 (75.00%) Wireless
3 3 (25.00%) BGP
3 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (25.00%) IPsec
3 3 (25.00%) OSPF
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) SSL
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Escalation Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (75.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Change Management
1 9 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCSE
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) F5
2 9 (75.00%) Aruba
2 9 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 9 (75.00%) Forcepoint
2 9 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 9 (75.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (25.00%) Brocade
3 3 (25.00%) VMware