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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foundry
Rank 836 830 814
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 30 34 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.033% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.060% 0.070% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 41
Average salary £52,500 £40,450 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.78% -19.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £33,875 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £78,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £34,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+72.66% -18.23%
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
50347 48611 51066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.93% 47.55% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41532 39379 43391
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 £67,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +17 19 £48,000 +9.83% 2
South East +14 6 £52,500 - 1
East of England - 5 £60,000 - 1
Foundry
UK

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 43 (82.69%) Cisco
2 29 (55.77%) Firewall
3 28 (53.85%) Juniper
4 27 (51.92%) Linux
5 26 (50.00%) UNIX
6 25 (48.08%) Internet
7 24 (46.15%) BGP
7 24 (46.15%) VLAN
8 22 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (36.54%) Windows
9 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
10 17 (32.69%) CheckPoint
10 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
11 16 (30.77%) OSPF
11 16 (30.77%) Wireshark
11 16 (30.77%) Apache
11 16 (30.77%) F5
12 15 (28.85%) LAN
12 15 (28.85%) CCNA
13 14 (26.92%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (26.92%) IPsec
13 14 (26.92%) MPLS
14 13 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
14 13 (25.00%) tcpdump
14 13 (25.00%) snoop
14 13 (25.00%) HP
15 12 (23.08%) Project Management
15 12 (23.08%) WAN
15 12 (23.08%) Aruba
15 12 (23.08%) Cisco ASA

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (30.77%) Apache
2 6 (11.54%) IIS
3 4 (7.69%) Lync
4 2 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (55.77%) Firewall
2 25 (48.08%) Internet
3 24 (46.15%) BGP
3 24 (46.15%) VLAN
4 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
5 16 (30.77%) OSPF
5 16 (30.77%) Wireshark
6 15 (28.85%) LAN
7 14 (26.92%) MPLS
7 14 (26.92%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (26.92%) IPsec
8 13 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
8 13 (25.00%) tcpdump
8 13 (25.00%) snoop
9 12 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (23.08%) SSL
9 12 (23.08%) EIGRP
9 12 (23.08%) WAN
9 12 (23.08%) VPN
10 11 (21.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 9 (17.31%) Marketing
2 6 (11.54%) Games
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Advertising
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Network Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) SEO Specialist
3 7 (13.46%) Security Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Administrator
4 6 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Network Support
6 4 (7.69%) Network Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Network Project Manager
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) SOAP
2 5 (9.62%) XML
2 5 (9.62%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
1 11 (21.15%) Social Media
2 9 (17.31%) Blog
3 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Open Source
4 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 27 (51.92%) Linux
2 26 (50.00%) UNIX
3 19 (36.54%) Windows
4 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (13.46%) Solaris
5 7 (13.46%) Windows XP
6 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.85%) Debian
7 2 (3.85%) OpenBSD
7 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.85%) CentOS
8 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Project Management
2 9 (17.31%) SEO
3 7 (13.46%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (13.46%) Load Balancing
4 5 (9.62%) Web Development
5 4 (7.69%) Network Design
5 4 (7.69%) Network Management
6 3 (5.77%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.85%) Time Management
7 2 (3.85%) Product Management
7 2 (3.85%) Change Management
7 2 (3.85%) ITIL
7 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 7 (13.46%) Perl
3 6 (11.54%) Java
4 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.62%) Python
5 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
7 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (28.85%) CCNA
3 12 (23.08%) Degree
4 8 (15.38%) CCNP
4 8 (15.38%) MCSE
4 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.69%) CCIE
6 2 (3.85%) CISSP
6 2 (3.85%) JNCIP
6 2 (3.85%) JNCIE
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.54%) Firmware
2 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 43 (82.69%) Cisco
2 28 (53.85%) Juniper
3 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
4 17 (32.69%) CheckPoint
5 16 (30.77%) F5
6 13 (25.00%) HP
7 12 (23.08%) Aruba
8 10 (19.23%) Fortinet
9 9 (17.31%) Apple
9 9 (17.31%) Google
9 9 (17.31%) Facebook
10 8 (15.38%) Oracle
11 7 (13.46%) VMware
11 7 (13.46%) Brocade
12 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
13 5 (9.62%) Sun
13 5 (9.62%) Egenera
14 3 (5.77%) Riverbed
14 3 (5.77%) Infoblox
14 3 (5.77%) Blue Coat
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