Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 6 months to 18 January 2019 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 272 268 263
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 -
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 10 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.44% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 28
Manchester median annual salary £75,000 £52,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% +38.16% -
North West median annual salary £75,000 £52,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +42.86% +38.16% -

Foundry is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,945 3,448 3,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 43.39% 46.26% 42.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,444 2,774 2,701
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £25,625 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £69,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Foundry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Foundry in Manchester

Foundry
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Foundry in Manchester

Foundry
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Foundry in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Foundry in Manchester

Foundry
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +18 9 £75,000 +33.33%
Foundry
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Foundry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Foundry.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 10 (100.00%) Brocade
2 9 (90.00%) Redback
3 7 (70.00%) Perl
3 7 (70.00%) PHP
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Python
4 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (60.00%) Network Design
5 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (40.00%) OSPF
5 4 (40.00%) BGP
6 3 (30.00%) ICMP
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (30.00%) MPLS
7 1 (10.00%) RANCID
7 1 (10.00%) Huawei
7 1 (10.00%) VLAN
7 1 (10.00%) ZyXEL
7 1 (10.00%) SCCM
7 1 (10.00%) SCOM
7 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
7 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (10.00%) Cacti
7 1 (10.00%) OpenNMS
7 1 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (10.00%) Puppet

Foundry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (40.00%) BGP
1 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (40.00%) OSPF
2 3 (30.00%) ICMP
2 3 (30.00%) MPLS
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (10.00%) Broadband
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) HSRP
3 1 (10.00%) IPv6
3 1 (10.00%) Junos
3 1 (10.00%) MRTG
3 1 (10.00%) SNMP
3 1 (10.00%) TACACS
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) VRRP
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (30.00%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Perl
1 7 (70.00%) PHP
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cacti
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) OpenNMS
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) RANCID
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Brocade
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
2 9 (90.00%) Redback
3 1 (10.00%) Huawei
3 1 (10.00%) ZyXEL