The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 136 118 100
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -18
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 3 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.38% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.69% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Average salary £31,500 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Brocade
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1279 1166 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 53.78% 54.95% 56.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1064 758
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 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%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Fujitsu
2 3 (60.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (60.00%) CLARiiON
2 3 (60.00%) StorageTek
2 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) DB2
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) SAN Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Storage Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) CLARiiON
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) StorageTek
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VMware