The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 131 131 128
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 11 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.45% 0.43% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.79% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Average salary £61,250 £46,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.43% -15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,250 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £65,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.36% -5.00%
Brocade
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1184 1262 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 48.66% 53.91% 58.53%
Number of salaries quoted 825 900 939
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Brocade
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Brocade Salary Trend in Reading

Brocade
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Brocade across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Brocade Salary Histogram in Reading

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 26 (96.30%) SAN
2 25 (92.59%) HP
2 25 (92.59%) EMC
3 24 (88.89%) NAS
4 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (51.85%) StorageTek
5 13 (48.15%) Sun
5 13 (48.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (48.15%) Configuration Management
5 13 (48.15%) Replication
5 13 (48.15%) EMC NetWorker
5 13 (48.15%) SC Cleared
5 13 (48.15%) DV Cleared
5 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
5 13 (48.15%) Performance Monitoring
5 13 (48.15%) Enterprise Storage
5 13 (48.15%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (48.15%) Capacity Management
6 11 (40.74%) Firewall
7 10 (37.04%) IBM
7 10 (37.04%) Windows
7 10 (37.04%) NetApp
8 9 (33.33%) Veritas
8 9 (33.33%) Legato
8 9 (33.33%) ARCserve
8 9 (33.33%) Oracle
8 9 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 9 (33.33%) DNS
8 9 (33.33%) Data Management
8 9 (33.33%) Celerra

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) SAN
2 24 (88.89%) NAS
3 13 (48.15%) Fibre Channel
4 11 (40.74%) Firewall
5 9 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 9 (33.33%) DNS
6 2 (7.41%) LAN
6 2 (7.41%) WAN
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) Network Security
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Storage Engineer
2 14 (51.85%) Support Engineer
2 14 (51.85%) Storage Support Engineer
3 13 (48.15%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 13 (48.15%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (48.15%) SAN Engineer
3 13 (48.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (40.74%) EMC Engineer
4 11 (40.74%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (48.15%) Replication
2 13 (48.15%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (33.33%) Celerra
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Configuration Management
1 13 (48.15%) Disaster Recovery
1 13 (48.15%) Capacity Management
1 13 (48.15%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) SC Cleared
1 13 (48.15%) DV Cleared
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) CCIE
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) RHCE
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (48.15%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (33.33%) Legato
2 9 (33.33%) ARCserve
3 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) HP
1 25 (92.59%) EMC
2 14 (51.85%) StorageTek
3 13 (48.15%) Sun
4 10 (37.04%) NetApp
4 10 (37.04%) IBM
5 9 (33.33%) Oracle
5 9 (33.33%) Veritas
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco
7 4 (14.81%) Juniper
8 3 (11.11%) VMware
8 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
9 2 (7.41%) F5
10 1 (3.70%) ION Trading
10 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
10 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (3.70%) Symantec
10 1 (3.70%) ADIC
10 1 (3.70%) Dell