The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foundry
Rank 138 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
Foundry
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1303 1204 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.79% 52.17% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 900 909 769
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foundry across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Foundry
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Foundry Salary Trend in Reading

Foundry
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Egenera
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (100.00%) snoop
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) FWSM
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (100.00%) snoop
1 4 (100.00%) FWSM
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Egenera
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) VMware