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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foundry
UK / England
Rank 798 916 908
Rank change year-on-year
+118 -8
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 20 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.007% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.059% 0.016% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 16
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,250 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -

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
33976 43403 47119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.47% 45.46% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27546 36007 38996
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Foundry as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

Foundry Salary Histogram in England

Foundry
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 12 £35,000 -
North West -3 7 £51,000 +51.11%
South East +67 1 £27,500 -57.69%
Foundry
UK

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Foundry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Foundry.

1 36 (87.80%) Cisco
2 34 (82.93%) Juniper
3 26 (63.41%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (53.66%) Brocade
5 20 (48.78%) Internet
5 20 (48.78%) Ericsson
6 19 (46.34%) CCNP
6 19 (46.34%) VLAN
7 17 (41.46%) Firewall
8 16 (39.02%) BGP
9 15 (36.59%) DNS
9 15 (36.59%) WAN
9 15 (36.59%) Huawei
9 15 (36.59%) Redback
9 15 (36.59%) ZyXEL
10 14 (34.15%) Ethernet
10 14 (34.15%) Perl
10 14 (34.15%) TACACS
10 14 (34.15%) OSPF
11 13 (31.71%) Nagios
11 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
11 13 (31.71%) Python
11 13 (31.71%) OpenNMS
11 13 (31.71%) Network Management
12 12 (29.27%) IPv6
13 11 (26.83%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (26.83%) CCNA
14 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
14 10 (24.39%) SLA
14 10 (24.39%) Broadband

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) Apache
1 2 (4.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.44%) Maya
1 1 (2.44%) NUKE
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) Internet
2 19 (46.34%) VLAN
3 17 (41.46%) Firewall
4 16 (39.02%) BGP
5 15 (36.59%) DNS
5 15 (36.59%) WAN
6 14 (34.15%) Ethernet
6 14 (34.15%) OSPF
6 14 (34.15%) TACACS
7 12 (29.27%) IPv6
8 11 (26.83%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (24.39%) Asterisk PBX
9 10 (24.39%) Broadband
9 10 (24.39%) VoIP
10 9 (21.95%) MPLS
11 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
12 5 (12.20%) ICMP
13 4 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (9.76%) FWSM
13 4 (9.76%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Automotive
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Network Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Designer
2 10 (24.39%) Network Designer
3 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) WAN Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Network Operations Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Lead Designer
6 3 (7.32%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Documentation Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Unix Support
7 2 (4.88%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) HTML
1 2 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
1 9 (21.95%) Unix
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Solaris
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Network Management
2 10 (24.39%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
2 10 (24.39%) Network Design
2 10 (24.39%) Network Planning
3 9 (21.95%) Change Control
4 8 (19.51%) Migration
5 5 (12.20%) Coaching
5 5 (12.20%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.76%) Change Management
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL
7 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.88%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) Business Transformation
8 2 (4.88%) Content Management
8 2 (4.88%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (4.88%) Disruptive Innovation
8 2 (4.88%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Perl
2 13 (31.71%) Python
3 10 (24.39%) PHP
3 10 (24.39%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (46.34%) CCNP
3 11 (26.83%) CCNA
4 7 (17.07%) JNCIA
5 5 (12.20%) JNCIP
6 2 (4.88%) CCIE
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
6 2 (4.88%) JNCIS
6 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) PCI DSS
1 10 (24.39%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Firmware
2 2 (4.88%) iptables
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) Nagios
1 13 (31.71%) OpenNMS
2 10 (24.39%) Puppet
2 10 (24.39%) RANCID
2 10 (24.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (87.80%) Cisco
2 34 (82.93%) Juniper
3 22 (53.66%) Brocade
4 20 (48.78%) Ericsson
5 15 (36.59%) Huawei
5 15 (36.59%) Redback
5 15 (36.59%) ZyXEL
6 10 (24.39%) Extreme Networks
7 4 (9.76%) F5
8 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.88%) Cognizant
8 2 (4.88%) Egenera
8 2 (4.88%) HP
8 2 (4.88%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.88%) Sun
8 2 (4.88%) VMware
9 1 (2.44%) Cadence