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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foundry
Rank 868 871 828
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -43
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 9 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.014% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.019% 0.030% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 21
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £51,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £79,104 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,123 £60,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-18.12% +50.94%
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
46395 49705 46305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.53% 46.69% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 38527 39825 38351
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -8 4 £63,750 +6.25%
South East +8 3 £33,500 -36.19%
Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
Foundry
UK

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) OSPF
1 9 (81.82%) BGP
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) VPN
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) MPLS
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (54.55%) HSRP
4 6 (54.55%) VRRP
4 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) IPsec
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) Juniper
4 6 (54.55%) EIGRP
5 5 (45.45%) Solaris
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Wireless
6 4 (36.36%) Brocade
6 4 (36.36%) VLAN
6 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
6 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
6 4 (36.36%) Multicast
6 4 (36.36%) F5
6 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (36.36%) Riverbed

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) OSPF
1 9 (81.82%) BGP
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 7 (63.64%) MPLS
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (54.55%) HSRP
3 6 (54.55%) VRRP
3 6 (54.55%) IPsec
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 6 (54.55%) EIGRP
4 4 (36.36%) SSL
4 4 (36.36%) VLAN
4 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) Multicast
4 4 (36.36%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (36.36%) NX-OS
4 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) OpenBSD
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) CCSA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
1 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
2 6 (54.55%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) Brocade
3 4 (36.36%) Riverbed
3 4 (36.36%) Aruba
3 4 (36.36%) F5
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) IronPort
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: Competitive £ plus bens such as excellent pension, 25+ days hol & more
Posted: 17 days ago