The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 226 232 233
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 8 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.48% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 16
Median salary £34,500 - £72,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-6.50% +8.69%
Brocade
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2329 2732 2986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.59% 44.82% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1942 2137 2393
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,182 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Brocade as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Brocade
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Brocade Salary Trend in the North West

Brocade
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 3 £27,000 -
Cumbria - 2 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £34,000 -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Brocade also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) SAN
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) NAS
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (50.00%) VMware
4 10 (45.45%) Unix
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 10 (45.45%) VCE vBlock
5 8 (36.36%) EMC
5 8 (36.36%) Firewall
5 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
6 7 (31.82%) OSPF
6 7 (31.82%) Service Delivery
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (31.82%) SLA
6 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle
6 7 (31.82%) Solaris
6 7 (31.82%) Storage Virtualisation
6 7 (31.82%) EMC VNX
6 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (31.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (31.82%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 7 (31.82%) Foundry
7 6 (27.27%) Celerra

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) NAS
1 12 (54.55%) SAN
2 8 (36.36%) Firewall
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
3 7 (31.82%) OSPF
4 6 (27.27%) TACACS
4 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 5 (22.73%) IP Telephony
5 5 (22.73%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) VLAN
6 4 (18.18%) 802.11
6 4 (18.18%) BIG-IP
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (18.18%) DNS
6 4 (18.18%) SNMP
6 4 (18.18%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (18.18%) TRILL
6 4 (18.18%) Wireless
6 4 (18.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Network Operations Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Engineering Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) LAN Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) VCE vBlock
2 7 (31.82%) EMC VNX
3 6 (27.27%) Celerra
3 6 (27.27%) CLARiiON
4 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Unix
3 7 (31.82%) Solaris
4 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Service Delivery
1 7 (31.82%) Storage Virtualisation
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 4 (18.18%) Network Management
3 3 (13.64%) Change Control
3 3 (13.64%) Fault Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) CCNA
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.64%) CCNP
3 3 (13.64%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) SLA
2 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
2 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (27.27%) NetBackup
3 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 8 (36.36%) EMC
5 7 (31.82%) Foundry
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) F5
6 4 (18.18%) NetScout
6 4 (18.18%) QNAP
6 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 4 (18.18%) Zoho
7 3 (13.64%) Ericsson
7 3 (13.64%) Hitachi
7 3 (13.64%) Juniper
7 3 (13.64%) Redback
7 3 (13.64%) Riverbed
8 2 (9.09%) Symantec
9 1 (4.55%) AppSense
9 1 (4.55%) Nokia