The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 175 176 169
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 14 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.32% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.73% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 14
Average salary £55,000 £75,000 £60,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +23.96%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.47% -9.52%
Brocade
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1659 1648 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.29% 44.28% 44.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1376 1511
Average salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 1 £55,000 -
Brocade
North West

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 31 (93.94%) Cisco
2 30 (90.91%) HP
2 30 (90.91%) NetApp
3 29 (87.88%) EMC
4 27 (81.82%) IBM
4 27 (81.82%) Middleware
4 27 (81.82%) Symantec
5 26 (78.79%) VMware
6 25 (75.76%) SAN
7 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
7 24 (72.73%) Hyper-V
8 23 (69.70%) Windows
8 23 (69.70%) Juniper
9 22 (66.67%) Linux
10 21 (63.64%) AIX
10 21 (63.64%) HPUX
10 21 (63.64%) Solaris
10 21 (63.64%) Oracle
10 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
10 21 (63.64%) DB2
10 21 (63.64%) WebLogic
10 21 (63.64%) OS/400
10 21 (63.64%) RDBMS
10 21 (63.64%) BMC
10 21 (63.64%) CA
10 21 (63.64%) Red Hat
10 21 (63.64%) zOS
10 21 (63.64%) CheckPoint
10 21 (63.64%) WebSphere MQ
10 21 (63.64%) Tivoli

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 21 (63.64%) WebLogic
1 21 (63.64%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 25 (75.76%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) NAS
3 1 (3.03%) MPLS
3 1 (3.03%) OSPF
3 1 (3.03%) BGP
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) IPsec
3 1 (3.03%) VLAN
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) IPv4
3 1 (3.03%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 21 (63.64%) DB2
1 21 (63.64%) RDBMS
1 21 (63.64%) Oracle Exadata
1 21 (63.64%) Oracle Database
1 21 (63.64%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (18.18%) Financial Institution
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Architect
1 21 (63.64%) Solutions Architect
1 21 (63.64%) Infrastructure Architect
1 21 (63.64%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Storage Specialist
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) SAN Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) UNIX Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) Middleware
2 21 (63.64%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (63.64%) FlexPod
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
2 2 (6.06%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.03%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Linux
3 21 (63.64%) OS/400
3 21 (63.64%) zOS
3 21 (63.64%) SUSE
3 21 (63.64%) AIX
3 21 (63.64%) HPUX
3 21 (63.64%) Solaris
3 21 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Business Continuity
1 21 (63.64%) Infrastructure Management
1 21 (63.64%) Mentoring
1 21 (63.64%) Coaching
2 8 (24.24%) Data Protection
3 6 (18.18%) Data Management
3 6 (18.18%) Benchmarking
3 6 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
1 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) HP AIS
2 1 (3.03%) HP ASE
2 1 (3.03%) VCP4
2 1 (3.03%) NCIE
2 1 (3.03%) CCEE
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) MCSA
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) CCA
2 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
2 1 (3.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (72.73%) Hyper-V
2 21 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (63.64%) KVM
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (63.64%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.06%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) Cisco
2 30 (90.91%) HP
2 30 (90.91%) NetApp
3 29 (87.88%) EMC
4 27 (81.82%) IBM
4 27 (81.82%) Symantec
5 26 (78.79%) VMware
6 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
7 23 (69.70%) Juniper
8 21 (63.64%) BMC
8 21 (63.64%) CA
8 21 (63.64%) Red Hat
8 21 (63.64%) CheckPoint
8 21 (63.64%) Oracle
9 1 (3.03%) Citrix