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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 178 178 173
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.15% 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.33% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.60%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1748 1815 1887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.58% 44.25% 49.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1531 1634
Average salary £35,000 £39,246 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.81% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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 -2 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Brocade
North West

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (73.33%) SAN
2 10 (66.67%) EMC
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) HP
4 7 (46.67%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) UNIX
7 3 (20.00%) AIX
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) MCSE
7 3 (20.00%) MCSA
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) Symantec
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (20.00%) Juniper
7 3 (20.00%) Tivoli
7 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (20.00%) CLARiiON
8 2 (13.33%) Clustering
8 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (13.33%) WebSphere

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) WLAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) IPsec
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) OSPF
3 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) VPLS
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Principal Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) CLARiiON
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
2 3 (20.00%) AIX
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) zOS
3 2 (13.33%) SUSE
3 2 (13.33%) OS/400
3 2 (13.33%) HPUX
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) MCSA
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) CCA
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCEE
3 1 (6.67%) HP AIS
3 1 (6.67%) HP ASE
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Server
3 2 (13.33%) KVM
3 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) EMC
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) Symantec
5 3 (20.00%) Juniper
6 2 (13.33%) BMC
6 2 (13.33%) CA
6 2 (13.33%) NetApp
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (13.33%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) ProCurve
7 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat