The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 129 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 6 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% - 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% - 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 16
Average salary £49,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 - £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +11.76%
Brocade
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
856 683 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.15% 42.03% 47.17%
Number of salaries quoted 725 566 839
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Brocade
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Brocade Salary Trend in Cheshire

Brocade
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 4 £49,000 -
Warrington - 1 £52,500 -
Brocade
North West

Brocade
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) IBM
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) EMC
4 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 5 (50.00%) Legato
4 5 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (40.00%) SAP
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Remedy
6 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (10.00%) Replication
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) LAN
7 1 (10.00%) Banking

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Data Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Data Storage Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Legato
1 5 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) IBM
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) EMC
3 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) Remedy
4 4 (40.00%) SAP