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 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foundry
Rank 600 616 593
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 18 19 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.040% 0.042% 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 0.085% 0.091% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 37
Average salary £37,875 £56,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £34,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £74,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £37,375 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+60.53% -12.05%
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
21088 20898 22399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.52% 46.02% 46.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17447 17560 18904
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 October 2014.

Foundry Salary Histogram in London

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 14 (60.87%) Internet
2 13 (56.52%) Cisco
3 12 (52.17%) Juniper
3 12 (52.17%) Firewall
4 11 (47.83%) VLAN
5 10 (43.48%) Social Media
5 10 (43.48%) Apple
6 9 (39.13%) SEO
6 9 (39.13%) Blog
6 9 (39.13%) Facebook
6 9 (39.13%) Marketing
6 9 (39.13%) Google
7 8 (34.78%) Project Management
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (30.43%) VPN
8 7 (30.43%) Linux
8 7 (30.43%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (30.43%) CheckPoint
8 7 (30.43%) MPLS
8 7 (30.43%) OSPF
8 7 (30.43%) BGP
8 7 (30.43%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (26.09%) NetScaler
9 6 (26.09%) HSRP
9 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
9 6 (26.09%) EIGRP
9 6 (26.09%) Wireless
9 6 (26.09%) IPsec
9 6 (26.09%) LAN

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (17.39%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) Maya
2 1 (4.35%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Internet
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 11 (47.83%) VLAN
4 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (30.43%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (30.43%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (30.43%) MPLS
4 7 (30.43%) OSPF
4 7 (30.43%) BGP
4 7 (30.43%) VPN
5 6 (26.09%) WAN
5 6 (26.09%) LAN
5 6 (26.09%) EIGRP
5 6 (26.09%) SSL
5 6 (26.09%) Wireless
5 6 (26.09%) IPsec
5 6 (26.09%) NetScaler
5 6 (26.09%) HSRP
6 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 4 (17.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (39.13%) Marketing
2 5 (21.74%) Games
3 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Retail
5 1 (4.35%) Advertising
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) SEO Specialist
2 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Network Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Sales Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Social Media
2 9 (39.13%) Blog
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Mac OS X
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX
3 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) SEO
2 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
4 4 (17.39%) Network Design
4 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) Network Management
5 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Product Management
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) CCNP
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) CISSP
4 3 (13.04%) CCIE
4 3 (13.04%) JNCIP
4 3 (13.04%) JNCIE
5 2 (8.70%) CCNA
6 1 (4.35%) MCSE
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) OpenView
2 1 (4.35%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco
2 12 (52.17%) Juniper
3 10 (43.48%) Apple
4 9 (39.13%) Google
4 9 (39.13%) Facebook
5 7 (30.43%) CheckPoint
6 5 (21.74%) Brocade
7 3 (13.04%) Riverbed
7 3 (13.04%) VMware
7 3 (13.04%) Aruba
7 3 (13.04%) F5
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.35%) Adobe
9 1 (4.35%) HP
9 1 (4.35%) Autodesk
9 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.35%) Nimsoft
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle
9 1 (4.35%) Tektronix