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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foundry
England / South East
Rank - 439 464
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.016% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.031% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Median salary - £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-11.30% -4.16%

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
6950 9638 10445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.84% 50.26% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5643 8065 8337
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) FWSM
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) NetScreen
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) iptables
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Egenera
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 2 (33.33%) snoop
3 2 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Firmware

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