The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foundry
Rank 860 804 801
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -3
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 42 59 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.056% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.078% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 76
Average salary £60,000 £48,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £27,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £33,375
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +64.79%
Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53532 51482 56107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.83% 48.56% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43405 42484 47712
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
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
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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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -66 18 £33,625 -7.24%
South East -11 9 £65,000 +8.33% 2
East of England - 8 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire -47 7 £33,000 -22.35%
Foundry
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Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 54 (59.34%) Cisco
2 50 (54.95%) Firewall
3 36 (39.56%) Linux
4 34 (37.36%) Cloud Foundry
5 33 (36.26%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (34.07%) Puppet
7 30 (32.97%) Brocade
8 29 (31.87%) MPLS
9 28 (30.77%) OSPF
10 27 (29.67%) CheckPoint
10 27 (29.67%) VMware
11 26 (28.57%) Shell Script
11 26 (28.57%) LAN
11 26 (28.57%) WAN
11 26 (28.57%) TCP/IP
12 25 (27.47%) MySQL
12 25 (27.47%) Juniper
12 25 (27.47%) Cisco PIX
13 24 (26.37%) BGP
13 24 (26.37%) Java
13 24 (26.37%) Perl
13 24 (26.37%) Windows
14 23 (25.27%) Spring
15 22 (24.18%) Groovy
15 22 (24.18%) QA
15 22 (24.18%) CCNA
16 21 (23.08%) Nagios
16 21 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
16 21 (23.08%) Scala
16 21 (23.08%) vSphere

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 34 (37.36%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (6.59%) Apache
3 5 (5.49%) OpenStack
3 5 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.40%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.40%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.30%) IIS
6 1 (1.10%) Node.js
6 1 (1.10%) Mule
6 1 (1.10%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.68%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (14.29%) Heroku
3 9 (9.89%) PaaS
4 8 (8.79%) IaaS
5 7 (7.69%) SaaS
6 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (6.59%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (6.59%) Engine Yard
7 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (3.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 50 (54.95%) Firewall
2 29 (31.87%) MPLS
3 28 (30.77%) OSPF
4 26 (28.57%) LAN
4 26 (28.57%) WAN
4 26 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 25 (27.47%) Cisco PIX
6 24 (26.37%) BGP
7 20 (21.98%) DNS
8 19 (20.88%) VPN
8 19 (20.88%) Network Security
9 16 (17.58%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (16.48%) Internet
11 14 (15.38%) Ethernet
12 10 (10.99%) Broadband
12 10 (10.99%) EIGRP
13 9 (9.89%) Junos
13 9 (9.89%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (9.89%) Frame Relay
14 8 (8.79%) TELNET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.47%) MySQL
2 17 (18.68%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (12.09%) Relational Database
4 10 (10.99%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (10.99%) NoSQL
5 9 (9.89%) MongoDB
6 8 (8.79%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.49%) Big Data
7 5 (5.49%) Redis
8 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.40%) Riak
9 3 (3.30%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 17 (18.68%) JMeter
2 17 (18.68%) Ant
2 17 (18.68%) JUnit
2 17 (18.68%) Maven
2 17 (18.68%) Mercurial
2 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
2 17 (18.68%) Hudson
2 17 (18.68%) Gradle
3 4 (4.40%) Subversion
General
1 13 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.20%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Games
2 2 (2.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (27.47%) Network Engineer
2 17 (18.68%) Release Engineer
2 17 (18.68%) Build and Release Engineer
3 14 (15.38%) Analyst
4 11 (12.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (9.89%) NOC Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Architect
6 8 (8.79%) Network Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Network Support
7 7 (7.69%) Network Support Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Consultant
7 7 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Firewall Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Network Operations Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Technical Leader
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.27%) Spring
2 21 (23.08%) MCollective
3 20 (21.98%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (7.69%) Web Services
5 6 (6.59%) Spring Integration
6 5 (5.49%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (4.40%) JMS
7 4 (4.40%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (3.30%) Kafka
8 3 (3.30%) Spring Batch
8 3 (3.30%) REST
8 3 (3.30%) Spring Security
8 3 (3.30%) Grails
8 3 (3.30%) .NET
8 3 (3.30%) J2EE
8 3 (3.30%) LAMP
8 3 (3.30%) Apache Camel
8 3 (3.30%) Akka
9 2 (2.20%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.10%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) N-Tier
2 14 (15.38%) Open Source
3 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.40%) Device Driver
4 4 (4.40%) Clustering
4 4 (4.40%) Firmware
4 4 (4.40%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.30%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.30%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.30%) Physics
5 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.20%) FMCG
7 1 (1.10%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 36 (39.56%) Linux
2 24 (26.37%) Windows
3 21 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (16.48%) UNIX
6 9 (9.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.40%) CentOS
8 1 (1.10%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.88%) Configuration Management
2 17 (18.68%) SOA
2 17 (18.68%) Automated Testing
2 17 (18.68%) Network Management
2 17 (18.68%) Dependency Management
3 15 (16.48%) E-Commerce
4 14 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 8 (8.79%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.59%) Network Design
6 6 (6.59%) TDD
7 5 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.49%) ITIL
7 5 (5.49%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.40%) Project Management
8 4 (4.40%) Time Management
9 3 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.30%) Release Management
9 3 (3.30%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (3.30%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 24 (26.37%) Java
2 24 (26.37%) Perl
3 22 (24.18%) Groovy
4 21 (23.08%) Scala
5 19 (20.88%) Python
6 14 (15.38%) Ruby
7 6 (6.59%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.40%) C
8 4 (4.40%) Korn
8 4 (4.40%) Clojure
9 3 (3.30%) Erlang
10 2 (2.20%) SQL
11 1 (1.10%) Haskell
11 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (36.26%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (24.18%) CCNA
3 17 (18.68%) CCNP
4 16 (17.58%) Degree
5 10 (10.99%) CCSA
6 8 (8.79%) CCIE
7 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.40%) CCDP
9 3 (3.30%) MCTS
9 3 (3.30%) MCITP
9 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.30%) RHCE
10 2 (2.20%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.20%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.20%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (24.18%) QA
2 7 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (23.08%) vSphere
2 14 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (12.09%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.30%) vCloud
4 3 (3.30%) Squid
5 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (34.07%) Puppet
2 21 (23.08%) Nagios
3 11 (12.09%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (7.69%) Cobbler
4 7 (7.69%) SCCM
5 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (3.30%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (1.10%) collectd
Vendors
1 54 (59.34%) Cisco
2 30 (32.97%) Brocade
3 27 (29.67%) CheckPoint
3 27 (29.67%) VMware
4 25 (27.47%) Juniper
5 16 (17.58%) HP
6 14 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 10 (10.99%) Citrix
7 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
8 8 (8.79%) Aruba
9 6 (6.59%) Oracle
10 5 (5.49%) F5
11 4 (4.40%) Sophos
11 4 (4.40%) Dell
11 4 (4.40%) TippingPoint
11 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.30%) Nimsoft
12 3 (3.30%) Business Objects
12 3 (3.30%) Compaq
13 2 (2.20%) SAP
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