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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foundry
UK
Rank 822 940 908
Rank change year-on-year
+118 -32
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 23 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.007% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.062% 0.015% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 32
Median salary £35,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £55,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £81,000 £60,000
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 across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36907 45501 50285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.96% 45.43% 47.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29783 37261 41271
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Foundry as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foundry over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 within the UK.

Foundry Salary Histogram in the UK

Foundry
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
England +84 23 £35,000 -46.15% 1
London +65 14 £35,000 -36.36%
Hounslow - 8 £35,000 -
North West - 7 £51,000 -
Manchester - 7 £51,000 -
Rochdale - 5 £51,000 -
South East +61 2 £27,500 -57.69%
Southampton - 2 £27,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £27,500 -
City of London - 1 £55,000 -

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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 with a requirement for Foundry.

1 48 (90.57%) Cisco
2 45 (84.91%) Juniper
3 37 (69.81%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (58.49%) Brocade
5 29 (54.72%) Internet
6 28 (52.83%) Ericsson
6 28 (52.83%) CCNP
7 26 (49.06%) Firewall
8 24 (45.28%) BGP
9 23 (43.40%) DNS
9 23 (43.40%) VLAN
10 21 (39.62%) Huawei
10 21 (39.62%) ZyXEL
10 21 (39.62%) WAN
10 21 (39.62%) Telecoms
11 20 (37.74%) OSPF
11 20 (37.74%) Perl
12 19 (35.85%) Ethernet
12 19 (35.85%) Nagios
12 19 (35.85%) TACACS
12 19 (35.85%) OpenNMS
12 19 (35.85%) Network Management
13 18 (33.96%) Python
14 17 (32.08%) Redback
15 16 (30.19%) CCNA
16 15 (28.30%) IPv6
17 14 (26.42%) MPLS
17 14 (26.42%) Wi-Fi
18 13 (24.53%) Configuration Management
18 13 (24.53%) Active Directory

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills 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 (5.66%) Apache
1 3 (5.66%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.89%) Maya
1 1 (1.89%) NUKE
Communications & Networking
1 29 (54.72%) Internet
2 26 (49.06%) Firewall
3 24 (45.28%) BGP
4 23 (43.40%) DNS
4 23 (43.40%) VLAN
5 21 (39.62%) WAN
6 20 (37.74%) OSPF
7 19 (35.85%) Ethernet
7 19 (35.85%) TACACS
8 15 (28.30%) IPv6
9 14 (26.42%) MPLS
9 14 (26.42%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (24.53%) Asterisk PBX
10 13 (24.53%) Broadband
10 13 (24.53%) VoIP
11 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
12 7 (13.21%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (13.21%) FWSM
12 7 (13.21%) ICMP
12 7 (13.21%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (39.62%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.66%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Network Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Designer
2 13 (24.53%) Network Designer
3 10 (18.87%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) WAN Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Juniper Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Lead Designer
6 6 (11.32%) Network Operations Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) NOC Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior NOC Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Unix Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Unix Support
8 3 (5.66%) Unix Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) HTML
1 3 (5.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Clustering
3 3 (5.66%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Linux
1 13 (24.53%) Unix
2 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Solaris
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Network Management
2 13 (24.53%) Configuration Management
2 13 (24.53%) Network Design
2 13 (24.53%) Network Planning
3 10 (18.87%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (16.98%) Change Control
5 8 (15.09%) Migration
6 7 (13.21%) Coaching
6 7 (13.21%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.32%) ITIL
8 5 (9.43%) Change Management
9 3 (5.66%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.66%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.66%) Trend Analysis
9 3 (5.66%) Web Development
10 2 (3.77%) Disruptive Innovation
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) Perl
2 18 (33.96%) Python
3 13 (24.53%) PHP
3 13 (24.53%) SQL
4 3 (5.66%) Java
4 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (69.81%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (52.83%) CCNP
3 16 (30.19%) CCNA
4 10 (18.87%) JNCIA
5 9 (16.98%) JNCIP
6 4 (7.55%) CCIE
7 3 (5.66%) Degree
8 2 (3.77%) JNCIS
8 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) PCI DSS
2 10 (18.87%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) Firmware
2 3 (5.66%) iptables
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (35.85%) Nagios
1 19 (35.85%) OpenNMS
2 13 (24.53%) Puppet
2 13 (24.53%) RANCID
2 13 (24.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (90.57%) Cisco
2 45 (84.91%) Juniper
3 31 (58.49%) Brocade
4 28 (52.83%) Ericsson
5 21 (39.62%) Huawei
5 21 (39.62%) ZyXEL
6 17 (32.08%) Redback
7 10 (18.87%) Extreme Networks
8 7 (13.21%) F5
9 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
9 4 (7.55%) Palo Alto
10 3 (5.66%) Egenera
10 3 (5.66%) HP
10 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.66%) Sun
10 3 (5.66%) VMware
11 2 (3.77%) Cognizant
12 1 (1.89%) Cadence
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