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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foundry
Rank 445 436 435
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.018% 0.014% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.036% 0.028% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £34,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £37,375 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+60.53% -12.05%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11224 10599 10771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.40% 48.94% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8621 8548 9037
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foundry across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -1 4 £52,500 -
Foundry
England

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Egenera
2 4 (80.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (80.00%) snoop
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) FWSM
2 4 (80.00%) Firmware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Games

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (80.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (80.00%) snoop
1 4 (80.00%) FWSM
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Sales Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Egenera
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft