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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank - 129 131
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 0 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.75% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.46% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 13
Average salary - £52,500 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -14.00%
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
1149 1236 1290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.40% 51.48% 56.70%
Number of salaries quoted 910 844 926
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,600 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 10 (90.91%) Unix
3 7 (63.64%) EMC
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) NAS
4 6 (54.55%) SRDF
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (54.55%) Line Management
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (54.55%) EMC VNX
4 6 (54.55%) EMC VMAX
4 6 (54.55%) EMC VPLEX
4 6 (54.55%) Clustering
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Replication
4 6 (54.55%) Firmware
4 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (54.55%) ETL
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Sun
6 4 (36.36%) Solaris
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Security Management
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 4 (36.36%) Change Management
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) EMC Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (54.55%) Clustering
1 6 (54.55%) EMC VMAX
1 6 (54.55%) EMC VNX
1 6 (54.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (54.55%) ETL
1 6 (54.55%) Line Management
1 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Firmware
1 6 (54.55%) SRDF
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (9.09%) Legato
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) EMC
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) Sun
5 1 (9.09%) arcserve
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Veritas