The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Birmingham region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 116 110 80
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -30
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 2 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.62% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 1.05% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 8
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +9.52%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
918 1046 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.27% 59.30% 50.17%
Number of salaries quoted 794 850 624
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Brocade
West Midlands

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Brocade across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Brocade
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Brocade across the Birmingham region.

Brocade Salary Trend in Birmingham

Brocade
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Brocade also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Brocade.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) BCP
2 3 (60.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (40.00%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (40.00%) BMC
3 2 (40.00%) Hitachi
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Sun

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Brocade also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Brocade. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Storage Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) SAN Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAN Storage Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Symmetrix DMX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) BCP
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (40.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) BMC
2 2 (40.00%) Hitachi
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Sun