The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 107 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.25% 0.48% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 1.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £31,200 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
Brocade
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
587 497 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.70% 39.89% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 523 446 326
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Brocade
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Brocade Salary Trend in Kent

Brocade
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Brocade across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Brocade Salary Histogram in Kent

Brocade
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Dartford - 1 £52,500 -
Brocade
South East

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
1 5 (83.33%) BGP
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) IP Telephony
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) Multicast
2 4 (66.67%) Junos
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) CCIE
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Network Management
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (83.33%) BGP
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) IP Telephony
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) Junos
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) Multicast
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) IPv4
4 1 (16.67%) IPv6
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) SNMP
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCIE
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) HP