The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 23 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 Manchester 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 180 178 175
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 11 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.34% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.72% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 2
Average salary £70,000 £61,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% +22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £46,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.52%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1824 1958 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.57% 46.95% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1638 1492
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Brocade
North West

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Brocade
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Brocade Salary Trend in Manchester

Brocade
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Brocade across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Brocade Salary Histogram in Manchester

Brocade
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 2 - -
Stockport - 2 - -
Wigan +7 1 £52,500 +29.62%
Brocade
North West

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (71.43%) EMC
2 14 (66.67%) HP
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 12 (57.14%) VMware
5 11 (52.38%) Juniper
5 11 (52.38%) SAN
5 11 (52.38%) Citrix
6 10 (47.62%) NetApp
7 9 (42.86%) ITIL
8 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (38.10%) Cisco
9 7 (33.33%) MCSE
9 7 (33.33%) MCSA
9 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 7 (33.33%) Finance
9 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
10 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (28.57%) SQL
11 5 (23.81%) CCA
11 5 (23.81%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (23.81%) HP AIS
11 5 (23.81%) HP ASE
11 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (23.81%) CCEE
11 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (23.81%) JNCIS
11 5 (23.81%) MCITP

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (19.05%) Lync
4 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WLAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) MPLS
3 1 (4.76%) OSPF
3 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) IPsec
3 1 (4.76%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) VPLS
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) DB2
1 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Consultant
2 9 (42.86%) Solutions Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Principal Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Principal Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) HP StorageWorks
2 2 (9.52%) FlexPod
2 2 (9.52%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) AIX
2 2 (9.52%) HPUX
2 2 (9.52%) Solaris
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) OS/400
2 2 (9.52%) zOS
2 2 (9.52%) SUSE
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) MCSE
1 7 (33.33%) MCSA
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (23.81%) CCEE
3 5 (23.81%) JNCIS
3 5 (23.81%) MCITP
3 5 (23.81%) HP AIS
3 5 (23.81%) HP ASE
3 5 (23.81%) CCA
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (19.05%) CCNA
4 4 (19.05%) NCIE
4 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (9.52%) MCP
6 1 (4.76%) CCIE
6 1 (4.76%) CCNP
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 2 (9.52%) KVM
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) EMC
2 14 (66.67%) HP
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 12 (57.14%) VMware
5 11 (52.38%) Citrix
5 11 (52.38%) Juniper
6 10 (47.62%) NetApp
7 8 (38.10%) Cisco
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) Avaya
8 4 (19.05%) Dell
8 4 (19.05%) Mitel
9 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
9 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
9 2 (9.52%) Symantec
9 2 (9.52%) IBM
9 2 (9.52%) BMC
9 2 (9.52%) CA
10 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
10 1 (4.76%) ProCurve