The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Foundry
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 899 953
Rank change year-on-year +42 +54  
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 6 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.018% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.016% 0.040% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 7
Median salary £32,125 £32,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.15% -43.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,125 £32,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -1.15% -43.47%  

Foundry is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 36949 40162 48578
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 44.62% 44.05% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29449 33103 39652
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Foundry as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Foundry in England

Foundry
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Foundry in England

Foundry
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Foundry in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Foundry in England

Foundry
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
North West -40 5 £32,500 +1.56% 5
South East +48 1 £31,750 -3.05% 1
Foundry
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 England region with a requirement for Foundry.

1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
1 15 (78.95%) Juniper
2 10 (52.63%) Redback
2 10 (52.63%) VLAN
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Brocade
4 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (36.84%) Change Control
4 7 (36.84%) Extreme Networks
4 7 (36.84%) Ericsson
4 7 (36.84%) OSPF
4 7 (36.84%) BGP
4 7 (36.84%) SLA
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (31.58%) Python
5 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
5 6 (31.58%) Migration
6 5 (26.32%) Broadband
6 5 (26.32%) Internet
7 4 (21.05%) IPv6
7 4 (21.05%) CCNP
7 4 (21.05%) CCNA
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Unix
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 4 (21.05%) TACACS
7 4 (21.05%) Firewall
7 4 (21.05%) MPLS
7 4 (21.05%) Games

Foundry
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) VLAN
2 7 (36.84%) BGP
2 7 (36.84%) OSPF
3 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
4 5 (26.32%) Broadband
4 5 (26.32%) Internet
5 4 (21.05%) Firewall
5 4 (21.05%) IPv6
5 4 (21.05%) MPLS
5 4 (21.05%) TACACS
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.79%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) ICMP
6 3 (15.79%) VoIP
6 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (10.53%) HSRP
7 2 (10.53%) VPN
7 2 (10.53%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (21.05%) Games
2 3 (15.79%) Advertising
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Designer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Designer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Operations Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) QA Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Documentation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Tester
4 1 (5.26%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (15.79%) Animation
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Games
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (36.84%) Change Control
2 6 (31.58%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (15.79%) Network Management
4 3 (15.79%) Time Management
4 3 (15.79%) Visual Effects
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design
5 2 (10.53%) Network Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Perl
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) RPG
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
2 4 (21.05%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) CCENT
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
3 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
3 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
2 4 (21.05%) QA
3 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Nagios
1 3 (15.79%) OpenNMS
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
1 3 (15.79%) RANCID
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Cacti
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
1 15 (78.95%) Juniper
2 10 (52.63%) Redback
3 8 (42.11%) Brocade
4 7 (36.84%) Ericsson
4 7 (36.84%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (21.05%) Huawei
5 4 (21.05%) ZyXEL
6 1 (5.26%) Openreach
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Zen Internet
Salary: Up to £39k + 15% shift allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews + free par
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000.0000 - £27000.0000 per annum + 15% Shift Allowance
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Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago