The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Foundry Networks.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foundry
Rank 225 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.072% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £27,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £57,500 £61,250
% change year-on-year
-43.47% -6.12%
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2361 2778 3023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.55% 45.03% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1972 2180 2432
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,182 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,350 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Foundry as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Foundry
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Foundry Salary Trend in the North West

Foundry
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 3 £27,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £34,000 -
Foundry
England

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Foundry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Foundry.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Brocade
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) QNAP
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Zoho
3 4 (57.14%) Office 365
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) NAS
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
4 3 (42.86%) Redback
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) ICMP
4 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) Ericsson

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
2 4 (57.14%) NAS
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
3 3 (42.86%) ICMP
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) DSL
4 2 (28.57%) L2TP
4 2 (28.57%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) IT Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Operations Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Fault Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Brocade
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) QNAP
2 4 (57.14%) Zoho
3 3 (42.86%) Ericsson
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Redback
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec