Period
to 7 July 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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 806 1094 1181
Rank change year-on-year +288 +87 +19
Permanent jobs citing Foundry 40 15 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.010% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.024% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 8
Median annual salary £33,000 £33,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -52.00% +96.43%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,500 £47,875
90th Percentile £88,625 £82,500 £76,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £33,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - -51.11% +92.86%

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 32,221 62,416 77,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.96% 42.46% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24,780 47,976 60,709
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +1.19%

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 7 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Foundry in the UK

Foundry
Top 5 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 7 July 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 +295 40 £33,000 - 3
London +176 31 £96,250 +16.67%
UK excluding London +227 9 £33,000 - 3
South East +149 9 £33,000 - 1
Work from Home - 1 £85,000 -

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 29 (72.50%) Microservices
2 28 (70.00%) Kubernetes
2 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (65.00%) Finance
4 24 (60.00%) Games
4 24 (60.00%) Banking
4 24 (60.00%) Tandem
4 24 (60.00%) Fintech
4 24 (60.00%) Docker
4 24 (60.00%) Minimum Viable Product
4 24 (60.00%) Digital Banking
5 23 (57.50%) AWS
6 17 (42.50%) Java
7 16 (40.00%) RESTful
7 16 (40.00%) Scala
7 16 (40.00%) TDD
7 16 (40.00%) BDD
7 16 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 16 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (30.00%) DevOps
8 12 (30.00%) Azure
8 12 (30.00%) SQL
9 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
9 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (22.50%) React
10 8 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 8 (20.00%) React Native

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 8 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (57.50%) AWS
2 12 (30.00%) Azure
3 8 (20.00%) GCP
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon S3
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (10.00%) AWS CodePipeline
4 4 (10.00%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (10.00%) Datadog
5 2 (5.00%) Google Sheets
5 2 (5.00%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) BGP
1 8 (20.00%) Firewall
1 8 (20.00%) Internet
1 8 (20.00%) NetScreen
1 8 (20.00%) OSPF
1 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (15.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (12.50%) MySQL
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (10.00%) Big Data
4 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.00%) Power BI
6 1 (2.50%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) GoCD
2 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (65.00%) Finance
2 24 (60.00%) Banking
2 24 (60.00%) Games
3 5 (12.50%) Front Office
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (20.00%) JavaScript Engineer
1 8 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
2 4 (10.00%) Senior Platform Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (2.50%) Data Engineer
4 1 (2.50%) Data Scientist
4 1 (2.50%) Developer
4 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (2.50%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) RESTful
2 9 (22.50%) React
3 8 (20.00%) GraphQL
3 8 (20.00%) Kafka
3 8 (20.00%) React Native
4 4 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (10.00%) Sensu
5 2 (5.00%) CSS
5 2 (5.00%) Web Services
6 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.50%) HTML
6 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.50%) REST
6 1 (2.50%) Spring
6 1 (2.50%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 24 (60.00%) Tandem
2 16 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 8 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
1 8 (20.00%) Unix
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Microservices
2 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (60.00%) Digital Banking
3 24 (60.00%) Fintech
3 24 (60.00%) Minimum Viable Product
4 16 (40.00%) BDD
4 16 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 16 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (40.00%) TDD
5 12 (30.00%) DevOps
6 8 (20.00%) CQRS
6 8 (20.00%) Functional Programming
6 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 7 (17.50%) Analytics
8 6 (15.00%) Data Science
9 4 (10.00%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) Java
2 16 (40.00%) Scala
3 12 (30.00%) SQL
4 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
5 8 (20.00%) TypeScript
6 7 (17.50%) Python
7 4 (10.00%) Go
8 1 (2.50%) Java 8
8 1 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) CCNA
1 8 (20.00%) CCNP
1 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (20.00%) JNCIA
1 8 (20.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Master's Degree
2 2 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) MiFID
System Software
1 24 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (70.00%) Kubernetes
2 8 (20.00%) Marathon
2 8 (20.00%) Mesos
2 8 (20.00%) Terraform
3 4 (10.00%) Ansible
3 4 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Brocade
1 8 (20.00%) Cisco
1 8 (20.00%) Juniper
2 7 (17.50%) Palantir
3 4 (10.00%) Cloudera
3 4 (10.00%) Splunk
4 2 (5.00%) Google
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.00%) Tableau
4 2 (5.00%) Teradata
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle