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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank - 104 77
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.38% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £56,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.47% -9.52%
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
491 530 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.40% 46.25% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 443 425 310
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Junos
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Multicast
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CCIE
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (100.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (80.00%) Junos
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Multicast
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCIE
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) HP