The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 16 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 Chester region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Foundry Networks.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foundry
Rank - 56 -
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.23% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £33,375
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +64.79%
Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
110 159 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 39.71% 37.15% 46.02%
Number of salaries quoted 92 102 70
Average salary £36,000 £39,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.86% +31.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,450 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Foundry
Cheshire

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Foundry
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Foundry Salary Trend in Chester

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Compaq
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Squid
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
1 3 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Web Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Compaq
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade