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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foundry
Rank 888 927 821
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -106
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 4 19 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.016% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.008% 0.034% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 56
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £61,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.12% +44.11%

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
50850 55188 51860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.06% 46.68% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 40873 44791 42312
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foundry over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 within the UK.

Foundry Salary Histogram in the UK

Foundry
Top 5 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 27 May 2015. 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 +34 2 £35,000 -40.42% 1
London +32 1 £35,000 -26.31%
East of England +6 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 21 (77.78%) Juniper
3 19 (70.37%) UNIX
4 15 (55.56%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (44.44%) Aruba
5 12 (44.44%) Linux
6 11 (40.74%) BGP
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
7 10 (37.04%) Windows
7 10 (37.04%) Firewall
8 9 (33.33%) Junos
8 9 (33.33%) Fortinet
8 9 (33.33%) LAN
8 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (33.33%) CCNA
8 9 (33.33%) OSPF
8 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 8 (29.63%) HP
9 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (29.63%) VLAN
9 8 (29.63%) Wireshark
9 8 (29.63%) F5
9 8 (29.63%) tcpdump
9 8 (29.63%) snoop
9 8 (29.63%) IPsec
10 7 (25.93%) MPLS
10 7 (25.93%) VPN
10 7 (25.93%) HTTP

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 6 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco IOS
2 11 (40.74%) BGP
3 10 (37.04%) Firewall
4 9 (33.33%) OSPF
4 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 9 (33.33%) LAN
4 9 (33.33%) Junos
5 8 (29.63%) VLAN
5 8 (29.63%) Wireshark
5 8 (29.63%) tcpdump
5 8 (29.63%) snoop
5 8 (29.63%) IPsec
6 7 (25.93%) MPLS
6 7 (25.93%) VPN
6 7 (25.93%) Ethernet
6 7 (25.93%) HTTP
7 6 (22.22%) SNMP
7 6 (22.22%) FTP
7 6 (22.22%) HTTPS
7 6 (22.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.70%) Front Office
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Project Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) SOAP
2 1 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) JMS
2 1 (3.70%) RESTful
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) UNIX
2 12 (44.44%) Linux
3 10 (37.04%) Windows
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.41%) Debian
6 2 (7.41%) OpenBSD
6 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) CentOS
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (11.11%) Project Management
2 3 (11.11%) Network Management
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.70%) Web Development
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Perl
2 2 (7.41%) PHP
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) CCNA
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) iptables
2 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) Firmware
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 21 (77.78%) Juniper
3 12 (44.44%) Aruba
4 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
4 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
5 9 (33.33%) Fortinet
6 8 (29.63%) HP
6 8 (29.63%) F5
7 4 (14.81%) Brocade
8 3 (11.11%) Infoblox
8 3 (11.11%) Websense
8 3 (11.11%) Oracle
8 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
8 3 (11.11%) Aerohive Networks
8 3 (11.11%) Meraki
8 3 (11.11%) Meru Networks
9 2 (7.41%) VMware
9 2 (7.41%) Dell
10 1 (3.70%) Sun
10 1 (3.70%) Remedy
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