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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 169 169 156
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.058% 0.061% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.13% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -20.51%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% -
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
1599 1525 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 46.27% 46.87% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1157 1089
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Juniper
2 12 (57.14%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) SAN
3 10 (47.62%) NetApp
3 10 (47.62%) ITIL
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 8 (38.10%) VoIP
4 8 (38.10%) VPN
4 8 (38.10%) SSL
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) IPv4
4 8 (38.10%) IPv6
4 8 (38.10%) MPLS
4 8 (38.10%) OSPF
4 8 (38.10%) BGP
4 8 (38.10%) IPsec
4 8 (38.10%) VMware
4 8 (38.10%) VLAN
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (33.33%) vSphere
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
5 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 6 (28.57%) HP
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (28.57%) 3PAR
7 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
7 5 (23.81%) Active Directory

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) Apache
1 4 (19.05%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) SAN
3 8 (38.10%) VoIP
3 8 (38.10%) VPN
3 8 (38.10%) SSL
3 8 (38.10%) IPv4
3 8 (38.10%) IPv6
3 8 (38.10%) MPLS
3 8 (38.10%) OSPF
3 8 (38.10%) BGP
3 8 (38.10%) IPsec
3 8 (38.10%) VLAN
4 7 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (19.05%) SMTP
5 4 (19.05%) DHCP
5 4 (19.05%) FTP
5 4 (19.05%) HTTP
5 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (19.05%) SSH
5 4 (19.05%) BIG-IP
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Backup Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
3 3 (14.29%) Network Support
3 3 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (14.29%) NHS
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) CentOS
5 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (19.05%) Debian
6 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 3 (14.29%) SUSE
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (19.05%) MCSE
2 3 (14.29%) MCITP
2 3 (14.29%) NCDA
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CCIE
2 3 (14.29%) CCNP
2 3 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) vSphere
2 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (19.05%) XenServer
3 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) PureDisk
2 1 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (57.14%) Juniper
3 10 (47.62%) NetApp
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) HP
5 6 (28.57%) 3PAR
6 4 (19.05%) EMC
6 4 (19.05%) Citrix
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
7 3 (14.29%) Syncsort
7 3 (14.29%) IBM
8 1 (4.76%) F5
8 1 (4.76%) Dell