Period
to 20 September 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 20 September 2020 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
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 673 1053 1126
Rank change year-on-year +380 +73 +77
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 25 39 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.028% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.065% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 8
Median annual salary £33,000 £33,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -51.11% +73.08%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,500 £32,775
90th Percentile £93,500 £65,000 £81,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £33,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - -51.11% +82.43%

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.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 19,843 60,431 72,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.44% 42.77% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15,447 45,886 55,871
Median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Foundry as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Foundry in the UK

Foundry
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Foundry.

Salary trend for Foundry in the UK

Foundry
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Foundry over the 6 months to 20 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Foundry in the UK

Foundry
Top 4 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 6 months to 20 September 2020. 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
England +372 25 £33,000 - 2
London +265 18 £96,250 -
UK excluding London +310 7 £33,000 - 3
South East +215 7 £33,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 20 September 2020, 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 with a requirement for Foundry.

1 17 (68.00%) Microservices
2 16 (64.00%) Kubernetes
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) AWS
4 12 (48.00%) Banking
4 12 (48.00%) Tandem
4 12 (48.00%) Finance
4 12 (48.00%) Games
4 12 (48.00%) Docker
4 12 (48.00%) Fintech
4 12 (48.00%) Minimum Viable Product
4 12 (48.00%) Digital Banking
5 9 (36.00%) Java
6 8 (32.00%) TDD
6 8 (32.00%) RESTful
6 8 (32.00%) Scala
6 8 (32.00%) BDD
6 8 (32.00%) Azure
6 8 (32.00%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (32.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 8 (32.00%) DevOps
6 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (28.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (28.00%) JNCIA
7 7 (28.00%) JNCIS
7 7 (28.00%) Brocade

Foundry
Co-occurring 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 4 (16.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) AWS
2 8 (32.00%) Azure
3 4 (16.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (16.00%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (16.00%) Amazon S3
3 4 (16.00%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (16.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (16.00%) AWS CodePipeline
3 4 (16.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (16.00%) Datadog
3 4 (16.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) BGP
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
1 7 (28.00%) Internet
1 7 (28.00%) NetScreen
1 7 (28.00%) OSPF
1 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon Aurora
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (16.00%) Big Data
2 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Data Lake
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) GoCD
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (48.00%) Banking
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
1 12 (48.00%) Games
2 5 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Platform Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Platform Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) RESTful
2 5 (20.00%) React
3 4 (16.00%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (16.00%) GraphQL
3 4 (16.00%) Kafka
3 4 (16.00%) React Native
3 4 (16.00%) Sensu
4 2 (8.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) HTML
5 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.00%) REST
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Tandem
2 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (28.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Microservices
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Digital Banking
3 12 (48.00%) Fintech
3 12 (48.00%) Minimum Viable Product
4 8 (32.00%) BDD
4 8 (32.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (32.00%) DevOps
4 8 (32.00%) TDD
5 7 (28.00%) Load Balancing
5 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (20.00%) Analytics
7 4 (16.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (16.00%) Data Engineering
7 4 (16.00%) Data Science
7 4 (16.00%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (16.00%) Functional Programming
7 4 (16.00%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) Scala
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (16.00%) Go
5 4 (16.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.00%) Java 8
6 1 (4.00%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) CCNA
1 7 (28.00%) CCNP
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (28.00%) JNCIA
1 7 (28.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (16.00%) Ansible
2 4 (16.00%) Marathon
2 4 (16.00%) Mesos
2 4 (16.00%) Nagios
2 4 (16.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Brocade
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco
1 7 (28.00%) Juniper
2 5 (20.00%) Palantir
3 4 (16.00%) Cloudera
3 4 (16.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle