Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 November 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
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 364 323 -
Rank change year-on-year -41 - -
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 10 32 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.076% 0.26% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 32 0
North West median annual salary £38,250 £38,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.66% - -
England median annual salary £39,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -35.00% +4.35% +4.55%

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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6138 5548 5695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.67% 44.52% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4761 4426 4544
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Foundry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Foundry in the North West

Foundry
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Foundry in the North West

Foundry
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Foundry in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Foundry in the North West

Foundry
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Manchester -36 10 £38,250 +0.66% 2
Foundry
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Foundry.

1 10 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) Brocade
2 7 (70.00%) Redback
2 7 (70.00%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (70.00%) ICMP
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Broadband
3 6 (60.00%) VLAN
3 6 (60.00%) TACACS
3 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (40.00%) MPLS
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (30.00%) RANCID
6 3 (30.00%) Puppet
6 3 (30.00%) Network Management
6 3 (30.00%) Junos
6 3 (30.00%) MRTG

Foundry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (70.00%) Broadband
2 7 (70.00%) ICMP
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) TACACS
3 6 (60.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) MPLS
5 3 (30.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) DSL
5 3 (30.00%) IPv6
5 3 (30.00%) Junos
5 3 (30.00%) LLU
5 3 (30.00%) MRTG
5 3 (30.00%) SNMP
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) NOC Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Designer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (30.00%) Change Control
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Fault Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Network Management
2 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) PHP
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCENT
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Cacti
1 3 (30.00%) Nagios
1 3 (30.00%) OpenNMS
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) RANCID
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Brocade
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
2 7 (70.00%) Redback
3 3 (30.00%) Huawei
3 3 (30.00%) Openreach
3 3 (30.00%) ZyXEL