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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 230 232 238
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 13 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.57% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 12
Average salary - £72,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +70.58%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2801 3136 3371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.37% 44.35% 46.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2213 2528 2800
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Brocade across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Manchester +9 13 - - 1
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 27 (93.10%) EMC
2 27 (93.10%) SAN
2 27 (93.10%) VMware
3 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
3 26 (89.66%) NetApp
4 25 (86.21%) Windows
5 24 (82.76%) Oracle
5 24 (82.76%) Symantec
6 23 (79.31%) Linux
6 23 (79.31%) HP
6 23 (79.31%) Hyper-V
7 22 (75.86%) Oracle Exadata
7 22 (75.86%) Infrastructure Management
7 22 (75.86%) Oracle Database
7 22 (75.86%) FlexPod
7 22 (75.86%) Relational Database
7 22 (75.86%) KVM
7 22 (75.86%) Mentoring
7 22 (75.86%) Coaching
7 22 (75.86%) Converged Infrastructure
7 22 (75.86%) Data Centre
7 22 (75.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (75.86%) WebSphere
7 22 (75.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 22 (75.86%) SUSE
7 22 (75.86%) Business Continuity
7 22 (75.86%) OS/400
7 22 (75.86%) IBM

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 22 (75.86%) WebSphere
1 22 (75.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 27 (93.10%) SAN
2 2 (6.90%) DHCP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
2 2 (6.90%) NAS
2 2 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) Oracle Exadata
1 22 (75.86%) Oracle Database
1 22 (75.86%) Relational Database
1 22 (75.86%) RDBMS
1 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
1 22 (75.86%) DB2
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 22 (75.86%) Architect
1 22 (75.86%) Solutions Architect
1 22 (75.86%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) SAN Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) SAN Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 22 (75.86%) WebSphere MQ
1 22 (75.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (75.86%) FlexPod
1 22 (75.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) Linux
3 22 (75.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (75.86%) SUSE
3 22 (75.86%) OS/400
3 22 (75.86%) AIX
3 22 (75.86%) HPUX
3 22 (75.86%) Solaris
3 22 (75.86%) zOS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Infrastructure Management
1 22 (75.86%) Mentoring
1 22 (75.86%) Coaching
1 22 (75.86%) Converged Infrastructure
1 22 (75.86%) Business Continuity
2 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) Hyper-V
2 22 (75.86%) KVM
2 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (75.86%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.90%) EMC Navisphere
2 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 27 (93.10%) EMC
2 27 (93.10%) VMware
3 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
3 26 (89.66%) NetApp
4 24 (82.76%) Oracle
4 24 (82.76%) Symantec
5 23 (79.31%) HP
6 22 (75.86%) IBM
6 22 (75.86%) Red Hat
6 22 (75.86%) CheckPoint
6 22 (75.86%) Juniper
6 22 (75.86%) BMC
6 22 (75.86%) CA
7 2 (6.90%) Hitachi
7 2 (6.90%) McAfee