The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foundry
Rank - - 277
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.50%
Foundry
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3682 3602 4274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.60% 49.32% 48.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3030 3058 3625
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,050 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Foundry
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Foundry Salary Trend in the East of England

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) Aruba
2 8 (80.00%) Junos
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (80.00%) Open Source
3 7 (70.00%) Internet
3 7 (70.00%) BGP
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (40.00%) Physics
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (40.00%) MPLS
5 4 (40.00%) OSPF
5 4 (40.00%) Time Management
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Firmware
5 4 (40.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) C
6 3 (30.00%) CCIE
6 3 (30.00%) CCNP
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) PBX
7 2 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Junos
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (70.00%) Internet
2 7 (70.00%) BGP
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) MPLS
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
5 2 (20.00%) PBX
5 2 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (40.00%) Physics
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Time Management
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) CCIE
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) Aruba