The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 177 183 124
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -59
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 3 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.089% 0.055% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.11% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 19
Average salary - £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £49,123 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.78% +8.23%
Brocade
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1508 1753 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 44.67% 48.01% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1350 945
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Brocade
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Brocade Salary Trend in Leeds

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 14 (100.00%) VPN
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) IPv4
2 10 (71.43%) IPv6
2 10 (71.43%) Juniper
2 10 (71.43%) MPLS
2 10 (71.43%) OSPF
2 10 (71.43%) BGP
2 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (50.00%) CCIE
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) MS Visio
5 6 (42.86%) LAN
5 6 (42.86%) MS Office
5 6 (42.86%) WAN
5 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (42.86%) Validation
5 6 (42.86%) FortiGate
6 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
6 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (28.57%) vSphere
6 4 (28.57%) F5

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 6 (42.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) VPN
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (71.43%) MPLS
2 10 (71.43%) OSPF
2 10 (71.43%) BGP
2 10 (71.43%) IPv4
2 10 (71.43%) IPv6
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 4 (28.57%) SAN
5 4 (28.57%) DMZ
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) IPsec
5 4 (28.57%) BIG-IP
5 4 (28.57%) VLAN
5 4 (28.57%) SSL
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Network Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Validation
2 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCIE
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) FortiGate
2 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Juniper
2 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 4 (28.57%) F5