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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foundry
Rank 856 830 800
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -30
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 24 27 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.027% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.048% 0.057% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 64
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -5.88%
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
50150 47615 52757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.61% 47.46% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 40238 39442 44479
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 1 October 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 1 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
London -6 18 £37,875 -34.13%
South East +5 4 £52,500 +51.07% 1
East of England - 2 £51,250 - 1
Foundry
UK

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 29 (74.36%) Cisco
2 25 (64.10%) Juniper
3 20 (51.28%) Internet
4 19 (48.72%) Firewall
5 16 (41.03%) OSPF
6 15 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (35.90%) UNIX
8 12 (30.77%) Degree
8 12 (30.77%) MPLS
8 12 (30.77%) BGP
9 11 (28.21%) Project Management
9 11 (28.21%) CheckPoint
9 11 (28.21%) Linux
9 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (28.21%) Social Media
9 11 (28.21%) Aruba
10 10 (25.64%) Junos
10 10 (25.64%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (25.64%) Apple
10 10 (25.64%) CCNP
10 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
10 10 (25.64%) VLAN
11 9 (23.08%) Marketing
11 9 (23.08%) Google
11 9 (23.08%) Brocade
11 9 (23.08%) Blog
11 9 (23.08%) Network Security
11 9 (23.08%) SEO
11 9 (23.08%) Facebook
12 8 (20.51%) Wireless

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (10.26%) IIS
1 4 (10.26%) Apache
1 4 (10.26%) Lync
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.56%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.56%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (51.28%) Internet
2 19 (48.72%) Firewall
3 16 (41.03%) OSPF
4 12 (30.77%) MPLS
4 12 (30.77%) BGP
5 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (25.64%) Junos
6 10 (25.64%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (25.64%) VLAN
7 9 (23.08%) Network Security
8 8 (20.51%) Wireless
8 8 (20.51%) Wireshark
9 7 (17.95%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (17.95%) VPN
9 7 (17.95%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (17.95%) FWSM
10 6 (15.38%) NetScaler
10 6 (15.38%) HSRP
10 6 (15.38%) LAN
10 6 (15.38%) WAN
General
1 9 (23.08%) Marketing
2 7 (17.95%) Finance
3 6 (15.38%) Games
4 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.13%) Advertising
5 2 (5.13%) Retail
6 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) SEO Specialist
3 6 (15.38%) Security Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Network Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Network Manager
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Network Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Wireless Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Security Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) XML
1 4 (10.26%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Social Media
2 9 (23.08%) Blog
3 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.95%) Open Source
4 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
4 5 (12.82%) Physics
5 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) UNIX
2 11 (28.21%) Linux
3 7 (17.95%) Solaris
4 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.26%) Mac OS X
6 3 (7.69%) Windows
7 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Project Management
2 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
3 9 (23.08%) SEO
4 5 (12.82%) Time Management
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 4 (10.26%) Network Design
5 4 (10.26%) Web Development
5 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) Network Management
6 2 (5.13%) Product Management
7 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) Java
2 4 (10.26%) Perl
2 4 (10.26%) Python
2 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (30.77%) Degree
3 10 (25.64%) CCNP
4 7 (17.95%) CCIE
5 5 (12.82%) CCNA
6 4 (10.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (7.69%) JNCIP
7 3 (7.69%) JNCIE
7 3 (7.69%) CISSP
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Firmware
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) OpenView
2 1 (2.56%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Cisco
2 25 (64.10%) Juniper
3 11 (28.21%) CheckPoint
3 11 (28.21%) Aruba
4 10 (25.64%) Apple
5 9 (23.08%) Google
5 9 (23.08%) Brocade
5 9 (23.08%) Facebook
6 7 (17.95%) VMware
6 7 (17.95%) F5
7 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
8 5 (12.82%) HP
9 4 (10.26%) Sun
9 4 (10.26%) Egenera
10 3 (7.69%) Riverbed
11 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
12 1 (2.56%) Tektronix
12 1 (2.56%) Nimsoft
12 1 (2.56%) Autodesk
12 1 (2.56%) Adobe
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Names.co.uk
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + pension
Posted: 27 days ago