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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foundry
Rank 135 143 147
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.095% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +41.17%
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
1149 1236 1290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.40% 51.48% 56.70%
Number of salaries quoted 910 844 926
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,600 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) VRRP
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) OpenBSD
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) IPv4
2 2 (50.00%) IPv6
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Dell

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) VRRP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) IPv4
2 2 (50.00%) IPv6
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) SONET
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
Reading
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago