The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 24 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 Foundry Networks.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foundry
Rank 225 224 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.067% 0.017% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.032% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £37,375 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+60.53% -12.05%
Foundry
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3107 3122 2630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.07% 52.58% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2067 2337 2133
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foundry across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Foundry
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Foundry across the Berkshire region.

Foundry Salary Trend in Berkshire

Foundry
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 4 £52,500 -
Foundry
South East

Foundry
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Foundry 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 Foundry.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Egenera
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (100.00%) snoop
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) FWSM
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Foundry 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 Foundry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (100.00%) snoop
1 4 (100.00%) FWSM
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Egenera
1 4 (100.00%) F5