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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foundry
Rank 627 648 588
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -60
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 2 11 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.022% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.010% 0.048% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 27
Average salary £55,000 £33,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.17% -33.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £29,225 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £39,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary - £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
20815 22990 21624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.76% 46.70% 47.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17446 18890 17873
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +29 1 £75,000 +118.18%
Foundry
England

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (93.75%) UNIX
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
1 15 (93.75%) TCP/IP
1 15 (93.75%) CCNA
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (93.75%) BGP
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) VLAN
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 8 (50.00%) HTTP
3 8 (50.00%) MPLS
3 8 (50.00%) OSPF
3 8 (50.00%) Juniper
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (43.75%) iptables
4 7 (43.75%) Spanning Tree
4 7 (43.75%) tcpdump
4 7 (43.75%) snoop
4 7 (43.75%) F5
4 7 (43.75%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (43.75%) Internet
4 7 (43.75%) Shell Script

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) TCP/IP
1 15 (93.75%) BGP
2 14 (87.50%) VLAN
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 8 (50.00%) MPLS
3 8 (50.00%) OSPF
3 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 8 (50.00%) HTTP
4 7 (43.75%) SNMP
4 7 (43.75%) FTP
4 7 (43.75%) ATM
4 7 (43.75%) LAN
4 7 (43.75%) VoIP
4 7 (43.75%) WAN
4 7 (43.75%) SMTP
4 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
4 7 (43.75%) PPTP
4 7 (43.75%) VPN
4 7 (43.75%) HTTPS
4 7 (43.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Front Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Network Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Security Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Network Support
4 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) JMS
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) UNIX
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
2 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) Scala
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) CCNA
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
1 7 (43.75%) iptables
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Juniper
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (43.75%) Fortinet
3 7 (43.75%) F5
3 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
4 5 (31.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Remedy