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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank - 110 112
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 0 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.47% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.13% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 9
Average salary - £75,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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
742 705 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.75% 41.06% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 585 500 652
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec