The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foundry
Rank 600 598 599
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 13 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.036% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.065% 0.075% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 21
Average salary £51,750 £36,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.78% -33.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -
Foundry
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19971 20047 20916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 48.13% 47.45% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16921 16257 17631
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foundry across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in London

Foundry
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Foundry across the London region.

Foundry Salary Trend in London

Foundry
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foundry across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Foundry Salary Histogram in London

Foundry
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
City of London +3 7 £47,000 +28.76%
Foundry
England

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 23 (71.88%) Cisco
1 23 (71.88%) Firewall
1 23 (71.88%) VLAN
2 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (59.38%) BGP
2 19 (59.38%) Linux
3 18 (56.25%) Internet
4 16 (50.00%) UNIX
4 16 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
5 15 (46.88%) CCNA
5 15 (46.88%) Windows
5 15 (46.88%) Juniper
6 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
7 12 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
8 11 (34.38%) MPLS
8 11 (34.38%) OSPF
8 11 (34.38%) EIGRP
8 11 (34.38%) IPsec
8 11 (34.38%) LAN
8 11 (34.38%) WAN
8 11 (34.38%) SSL
8 11 (34.38%) VPN
9 10 (31.25%) Network Security
9 10 (31.25%) Wireshark
9 10 (31.25%) F5
10 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
10 9 (28.13%) Blog
10 9 (28.13%) Social Media
10 9 (28.13%) Facebook

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 8 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (71.88%) Firewall
1 23 (71.88%) VLAN
2 19 (59.38%) BGP
3 18 (56.25%) Internet
4 16 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (34.38%) MPLS
6 11 (34.38%) OSPF
6 11 (34.38%) EIGRP
6 11 (34.38%) IPsec
6 11 (34.38%) LAN
6 11 (34.38%) WAN
6 11 (34.38%) SSL
6 11 (34.38%) VPN
7 10 (31.25%) Network Security
7 10 (31.25%) Wireshark
8 8 (25.00%) NetScreen
8 8 (25.00%) HTTP
8 8 (25.00%) HTTPS
8 8 (25.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (28.13%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Games
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) SEO Specialist
3 7 (21.88%) Security Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Network Support
4 5 (15.63%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Network Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Network Project Manager
5 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Security Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
1 9 (28.13%) Blog
1 9 (28.13%) Social Media
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 16 (50.00%) UNIX
3 15 (46.88%) Windows
4 7 (21.88%) Windows XP
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Solaris
6 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) SEO
2 7 (21.88%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (21.88%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) Network Design
3 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.13%) Network Management
4 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (46.88%) CCNA
3 9 (28.13%) Degree
4 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (25.00%) MCSE
5 5 (15.63%) CCNP
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.13%) CCIE
6 1 (3.13%) CISSP
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Cisco
2 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (46.88%) Juniper
3 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
4 10 (31.25%) F5
5 9 (28.13%) Facebook
5 9 (28.13%) Google
5 9 (28.13%) Apple
6 8 (25.00%) Oracle
7 7 (21.88%) Fortinet
8 5 (15.63%) HP
9 4 (12.50%) Brocade
10 3 (9.38%) Aruba
10 3 (9.38%) Riverbed
11 1 (3.13%) VMware