The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 39 41 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 5 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.50% 1.23% 3.95%
As % of the Vendors category 2.56% 2.35% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Average salary £37,250 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.21% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £43,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,450 £59,250 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Brocade
South East

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

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
195 170 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 58.38% 52.15% 44.68%
Number of salaries quoted 164 115 114
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £32,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Brocade
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Brocade Salary Trend in Middlesex

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Sun
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Security Management
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Patch Management
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 2 (33.33%) Junos
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) IPv4
2 2 (33.33%) CCSP
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) CSS

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) IPv4
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Junos
2 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (16.67%) HSRP
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) Ethereal
3 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Security Management
1 4 (66.67%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCSP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (16.67%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Sun
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft