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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foundry
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £57,500 £61,250
% change year-on-year
-43.47% -6.12%
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
906 1174 1212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.98% 51.04% 51.46%
Number of salaries quoted 729 845 834
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Foundry as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for Foundry.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Extreme Networks
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) SONET
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) WAN

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) SONET
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) SAS 70
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) iptables
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (33.33%) Ciena
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Egenera
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat