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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foundry
Rank 633 662 575
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -87
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 1 2 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.004% 0.092%
As % of the Vendors category 0.005% 0.009% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 33
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £61,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.12% +44.11%
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
20076 22617 20250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.25% 46.21% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16834 18789 16682
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +0.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 10 (90.91%) UNIX
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
1 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
1 10 (90.91%) CCNA
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (90.91%) BGP
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) VLAN
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Ethernet
3 8 (72.73%) HTTP
3 8 (72.73%) Juniper
3 8 (72.73%) MPLS
3 8 (72.73%) OSPF
4 7 (63.64%) NetScreen
4 7 (63.64%) EIGRP
4 7 (63.64%) PPTP
4 7 (63.64%) IPsec
4 7 (63.64%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (63.64%) Fortinet
4 7 (63.64%) Wireshark
4 7 (63.64%) SOAP
4 7 (63.64%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 7 (63.64%) SNMP
4 7 (63.64%) VPN

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
1 10 (90.91%) BGP
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) VLAN
3 8 (72.73%) Ethernet
3 8 (72.73%) HTTP
3 8 (72.73%) MPLS
3 8 (72.73%) OSPF
4 7 (63.64%) NetScreen
4 7 (63.64%) EIGRP
4 7 (63.64%) PPTP
4 7 (63.64%) IPsec
4 7 (63.64%) Wireshark
4 7 (63.64%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 7 (63.64%) SNMP
4 7 (63.64%) VPN
4 7 (63.64%) HTTPS
4 7 (63.64%) SSL
4 7 (63.64%) FTP
4 7 (63.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Support
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) UNIX
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CCNA
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
1 7 (63.64%) iptables
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Juniper
3 7 (63.64%) Fortinet
3 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
3 7 (63.64%) F5
4 5 (45.45%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Remedy