The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foundry
England / South East
Rank 387 452 446
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -6
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.010% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.028% 0.021% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £27,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-57.69% +23.80%
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-21.53% +8.33%

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7130 9687 10483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.51% 49.74% 50.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5783 7996 8234
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Foundry
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Foundry Salary Trend in the South East

Foundry
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire - 2 £27,500 -
Foundry
England

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Foundry.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (77.78%) F5
2 7 (77.78%) FWSM
3 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Juniper
3 6 (66.67%) CCNP
3 6 (66.67%) CCNA
3 6 (66.67%) BGP
3 6 (66.67%) NetScreen
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) Unix
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Python
5 4 (44.44%) SMTP
5 4 (44.44%) FTP
5 4 (44.44%) HTTP
5 4 (44.44%) RIP
5 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
5 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
5 4 (44.44%) BIG-IP
5 4 (44.44%) VLAN
5 4 (44.44%) MPLS
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (44.44%) CCIE
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (77.78%) FWSM
2 6 (66.67%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) NetScreen
3 4 (44.44%) BIG-IP
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) FTP
3 4 (44.44%) HTTP
3 4 (44.44%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) RIP
3 4 (44.44%) SMTP
3 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (33.33%) snoop
4 3 (33.33%) tcpdump
4 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Unix Support
3 3 (33.33%) Unix Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 3 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) CCNP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCIE
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIS
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Firmware
1 3 (33.33%) iptables
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) F5
3 6 (66.67%) Juniper
4 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
5 3 (33.33%) Egenera
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Sun
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Brocade