The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kent region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 108 91 82
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.079% 0.083% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.18% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £80,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £46,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.52%
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
651 548 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.30% 45.51% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 503 463 311
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Brocade
South East

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 18 April 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 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) EMC
2 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) Service Management
3 5 (71.43%) CLARiiON
3 5 (71.43%) iSCSI
3 5 (71.43%) Firmware
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Replication
3 5 (71.43%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (14.29%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) iSCSI
2 5 (71.43%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) CLARiiON
1 5 (71.43%) Firmware
1 5 (71.43%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp