The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foundry
Rank 875 827 817
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -10
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 13 26 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.026% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.055% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 62
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,472 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £39,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+50.94% -6.47%
Foundry
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51229 47379 53273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.14% 47.60% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41088 39230 45131
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in England

Foundry
Salary Trend in England

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

Foundry Salary Trend in England

Foundry
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foundry across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Foundry Salary Histogram in England

Foundry
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
London -15 8 £60,000 +4.34% 2
South East -17 5 £52,500 +77.96% 1
Foundry
UK

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 23 (79.31%) Juniper
3 17 (58.62%) Firewall
4 15 (51.72%) UNIX
5 13 (44.83%) OSPF
6 12 (41.38%) Internet
6 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (37.93%) BGP
7 11 (37.93%) Degree
7 11 (37.93%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (37.93%) Junos
8 10 (34.48%) Network Security
8 10 (34.48%) Brocade
8 10 (34.48%) Project Management
9 9 (31.03%) MPLS
9 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
9 9 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (31.03%) Aruba
10 8 (27.59%) Open Source
10 8 (27.59%) Cisco PIX
10 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
10 8 (27.59%) Firmware
10 8 (27.59%) Linux
11 7 (24.14%) VLAN
11 7 (24.14%) Time Management
11 7 (24.14%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (24.14%) Wireless
11 7 (24.14%) VMware
11 7 (24.14%) FWSM
12 6 (20.69%) Games

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) IIS
1 4 (13.79%) Apache
1 4 (13.79%) Lync
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Maya
1 1 (3.45%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Firewall
2 13 (44.83%) OSPF
3 12 (41.38%) Internet
4 11 (37.93%) BGP
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (37.93%) Junos
5 10 (34.48%) Network Security
6 9 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (31.03%) MPLS
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (24.14%) VLAN
8 7 (24.14%) FWSM
8 7 (24.14%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (24.14%) Wireless
9 5 (17.24%) VPN
9 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
10 4 (13.79%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (13.79%) IPv4
10 4 (13.79%) Telnet
10 4 (13.79%) tcpdump
General
1 6 (20.69%) Games
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Security Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Network Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Network Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Network Security Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Sales Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
1 4 (13.79%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Firmware
1 8 (27.59%) Open Source
2 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
3 4 (13.79%) Physics
4 2 (6.90%) Social Media
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) UNIX
2 8 (27.59%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
4 4 (13.79%) Solaris
5 3 (10.34%) Windows
6 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Project Management
2 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
3 7 (24.14%) Time Management
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Network Design
5 4 (13.79%) Web Development
5 4 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (10.34%) Network Management
7 2 (6.90%) Product Management
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) Perl
2 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.34%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) C
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (37.93%) Degree
3 6 (20.69%) CCIE
3 6 (20.69%) CCNP
3 6 (20.69%) CCNA
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (10.34%) CISSP
5 3 (10.34%) JNCIP
5 3 (10.34%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.45%) CCSA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) OpenView
2 1 (3.45%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 23 (79.31%) Juniper
3 10 (34.48%) Brocade
4 9 (31.03%) Aruba
4 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
5 7 (24.14%) VMware
6 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
7 5 (17.24%) HP
8 4 (13.79%) Sun
8 4 (13.79%) F5
8 4 (13.79%) Egenera
9 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.45%) Adobe
10 1 (3.45%) Apple
10 1 (3.45%) Autodesk
10 1 (3.45%) Tektronix
10 1 (3.45%) Nimsoft
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £64,000 to £68,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mavens of London
Salary: £18500 - £23000
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago