The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foundry
Rank 930 909 900
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -9
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 5 28 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.026% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.011% 0.055% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 27
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +41.17%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46373 50710 49747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.64% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37978 41612 39345
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foundry within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Foundry
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Foundry within the UK.

Foundry Salary Trend in the UK

Foundry
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
England +2 4 £65,000 +18.18% 2
South East +12 2 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Reading +4 2 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Hertfordshire +2 2 - -
East of England -4 2 - -
Berkshire -13 2 £65,000 +23.80% 1

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Juniper
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) OSPF
3 8 (61.54%) BGP
3 8 (61.54%) CCNP
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (53.85%) Python
5 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 6 (46.15%) CCIE
5 6 (46.15%) Internet
6 5 (38.46%) Aruba
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (30.77%) Junos
7 4 (30.77%) High Availability
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (30.77%) Asterisk PBX
7 4 (30.77%) Open Source
7 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
7 4 (30.77%) Physics
7 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (30.77%) IPsec
7 4 (30.77%) MPLS
7 4 (30.77%) VRRP
7 4 (30.77%) Unix
7 4 (30.77%) PBX
7 4 (30.77%) Perl
7 4 (30.77%) HSRP
8 3 (23.08%) Linux

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 2 (15.38%) Kentico
1 2 (15.38%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) BGP
2 8 (61.54%) OSPF
3 6 (46.15%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (30.77%) HSRP
4 4 (30.77%) IPsec
4 4 (30.77%) Junos
4 4 (30.77%) MPLS
4 4 (30.77%) PBX
4 4 (30.77%) VRRP
5 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
5 2 (15.38%) FTP
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) SMTP
5 2 (15.38%) VLAN
5 2 (15.38%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Sitecore Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) CSS3
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
1 4 (30.77%) Physics
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) High Availability
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCNP
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) CCIE
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) Aruba
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) Sitecore
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
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