The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 91 92 89
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.42% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 0.32% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Brocade
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
506 631 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.38% 52.80% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 371 544 500
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Brocade
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Brocade Salary Trend in Essex

Brocade
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Colchester - 5 £60,000 -
Brocade
East of England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 24 (100.00%) HP
2 20 (83.33%) 3PAR
3 19 (79.17%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (79.17%) SAN
4 16 (66.67%) CommVault
4 16 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
5 15 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (62.50%) CMDB
6 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
7 7 (29.17%) Change Management
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco
9 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.67%) SSL
9 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (16.67%) CCNA
9 4 (16.67%) Network Security
9 4 (16.67%) F5
9 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (12.50%) XenApp
10 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
10 3 (12.50%) Lync
10 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (12.50%) Active Directory

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.50%) Lync
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) SAN
2 16 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security
3 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.67%) SSL
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Storage Specialist
1 14 (58.33%) Senior Storage Specialist
1 14 (58.33%) Backup Specialist
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Operations Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Service Operations Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (62.50%) CMDB
3 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Change Management
3 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCNA
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (12.50%) XenApp
1 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) HP
2 20 (83.33%) 3PAR
3 16 (66.67%) CommVault
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) F5
6 3 (12.50%) VMware
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Citrix