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 25 September 2016 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foundry
Rank 878 954 945
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -9
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 33 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.009% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.080% 0.020% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 29
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £73,750 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £41,312 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+45.23% -31.14%

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
41122 50076 53999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.59% 45.65% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33178 41075 42689
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £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 25 September 2016 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 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +78 33 £60,000 +4.34% 4
North West - 22 £38,000 - 3
Rochdale - 22 £38,000 - 3
Manchester - 22 £38,000 - 3
South East +54 10 £60,000 +79.10%
Berkshire +39 9 £60,000 +79.10%
Reading +16 9 £60,000 +79.10%
London +45 1 £100,000 +56.86%
Hampshire +17 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 45 (91.84%) Cisco
2 38 (77.55%) Juniper
3 36 (73.47%) Brocade
4 32 (65.31%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (65.31%) BGP
5 30 (61.22%) Internet
5 30 (61.22%) Ericsson
6 28 (57.14%) Firewall
7 27 (55.10%) Telecoms
7 27 (55.10%) OSPF
8 26 (53.06%) Perl
9 25 (51.02%) DNS
9 25 (51.02%) Data Centre
10 23 (46.94%) Ethernet
11 22 (44.90%) CCNP
11 22 (44.90%) TACACS
12 20 (40.82%) Nagios
12 20 (40.82%) VLAN
12 20 (40.82%) Huawei
12 20 (40.82%) ZyXEL
12 20 (40.82%) OpenNMS
12 20 (40.82%) Network Management
13 19 (38.78%) Unix
13 19 (38.78%) Linux
13 19 (38.78%) Python
14 18 (36.73%) CCNA
15 16 (32.65%) MPLS
16 14 (28.57%) IPv6
16 14 (28.57%) Configuration Management
16 14 (28.57%) 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 7 (14.29%) Apache
1 7 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
1 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.04%) Bluemix
1 1 (2.04%) IaaS
1 1 (2.04%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
1 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
1 1 (2.04%) PaaS
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (65.31%) BGP
2 30 (61.22%) Internet
3 28 (57.14%) Firewall
4 27 (55.10%) OSPF
5 25 (51.02%) DNS
6 23 (46.94%) Ethernet
7 22 (44.90%) TACACS
8 20 (40.82%) VLAN
9 16 (32.65%) MPLS
10 14 (28.57%) Broadband
10 14 (28.57%) IPv6
10 14 (28.57%) VoIP
10 14 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (26.53%) TCP/IP
11 13 (26.53%) WAN
12 12 (24.49%) Asterisk PBX
12 12 (24.49%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (24.49%) FWSM
13 10 (20.41%) ICMP
14 8 (16.33%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (55.10%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Designer
3 10 (20.41%) Lead Designer
3 10 (20.41%) Network Designer
3 10 (20.41%) NOC Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Network Operations Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Operations Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Juniper Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Senior NOC Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) WAN Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Unix Support Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) HTML
1 7 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) Data Centre
2 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.29%) Clustering
4 5 (10.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) FMCG
6 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Linux
1 19 (38.78%) Unix
2 7 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Solaris
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Network Management
2 14 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 12 (24.49%) Network Planning
4 10 (20.41%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (20.41%) Network Design
5 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
6 7 (14.29%) Change Management
6 7 (14.29%) Coaching
6 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 7 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
6 7 (14.29%) Web Development
7 6 (12.24%) Change Control
7 6 (12.24%) Fault Analysis
7 6 (12.24%) ITIL
7 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.24%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (12.24%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (8.16%) Migration
9 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
9 3 (6.12%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) Perl
2 19 (38.78%) Python
3 14 (28.57%) PHP
3 14 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (16.33%) Java
5 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (65.31%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (44.90%) CCNP
3 18 (36.73%) CCNA
4 11 (22.45%) JNCIP
5 10 (20.41%) JNCIA
6 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 5 (10.20%) CCIE
7 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
8 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.29%) Firmware
3 7 (14.29%) iptables
3 7 (14.29%) vSphere
4 3 (6.12%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (2.04%) Docker
5 1 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (40.82%) Nagios
1 20 (40.82%) OpenNMS
2 14 (28.57%) Puppet
2 14 (28.57%) RANCID
2 14 (28.57%) SCCM
3 8 (16.33%) Cacti
3 8 (16.33%) SCOM
4 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (91.84%) Cisco
2 38 (77.55%) Juniper
3 36 (73.47%) Brocade
4 30 (61.22%) Ericsson
5 20 (40.82%) Huawei
5 20 (40.82%) ZyXEL
6 12 (24.49%) F5
7 10 (20.41%) HP
7 10 (20.41%) Redback
8 8 (16.33%) VMware
9 7 (14.29%) Egenera
9 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 7 (14.29%) Sun
10 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
10 5 (10.20%) Palo Alto
11 3 (6.12%) Aruba
11 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
12 1 (2.04%) Citrix
12 1 (2.04%) IBM
12 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + on call allowance + beneifts
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
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Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago