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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foundry
Rank 632 661 589
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -72
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 4 5 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.010% 0.070%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.022% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 30
Average salary £63,750 £70,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.92% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,750 £45,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,700 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £65,920 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +64.80%
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
19806 22293 20546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.78% 46.31% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16568 18465 17044
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015.

Foundry Salary Histogram in London

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
1 5 (83.33%) OSPF
1 5 (83.33%) BGP
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 4 (66.67%) Aruba
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) HSRP
2 4 (66.67%) Multicast
2 4 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (66.67%) NX-OS
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) VRRP
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) MS Visio

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
1 5 (83.33%) OSPF
1 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) VRRP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) HSRP
2 4 (66.67%) Multicast
2 4 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JMS
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 4 (66.67%) Aruba
2 4 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy