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 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 125 131 128
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 14 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.63% 0.32% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 0.62% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 11
Average salary £60,000 £72,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +93.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
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
1138 1299 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.54% 52.29% 52.42%
Number of salaries quoted 832 923 884
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (100.00%) SAN
2 21 (72.41%) EMC
3 20 (68.97%) NAS
4 19 (65.52%) HP
5 17 (58.62%) Data Centre
6 16 (55.17%) Sun
7 15 (51.72%) Windows
7 15 (51.72%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (48.28%) Linux
9 13 (44.83%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (44.83%) Replication
10 12 (41.38%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (41.38%) Cisco
11 11 (37.93%) Solaris
11 11 (37.93%) StorageTek
11 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
11 11 (37.93%) Capacity Management
11 11 (37.93%) Performance Monitoring
11 11 (37.93%) Enterprise Storage
11 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
11 11 (37.93%) DV Cleared
11 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
11 11 (37.93%) EMC NetWorker
12 10 (34.48%) UNIX
13 9 (31.03%) VMware
14 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
14 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
15 7 (24.14%) Dell

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) SAN
2 20 (68.97%) NAS
3 12 (41.38%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (10.34%) VPN
4 3 (10.34%) Firewall
4 3 (10.34%) LAN
4 3 (10.34%) WAN
5 2 (6.90%) DNS
5 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.45%) ATM
6 1 (3.45%) SSL
6 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.45%) Frame Relay
6 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Storage Engineer
2 14 (48.28%) Support Engineer
3 13 (44.83%) EMC Engineer
3 13 (44.83%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 13 (44.83%) Storage Support Engineer
4 12 (41.38%) SAN Engineer
5 11 (37.93%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (37.93%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 11 (37.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior UNIX Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Backup Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Storage Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Support
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Flash
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 17 (58.62%) Data Centre
2 15 (51.72%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (44.83%) Replication
4 11 (37.93%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (10.34%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (6.90%) Clustering
6 2 (6.90%) EMC VNX
6 2 (6.90%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
7 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Linux
3 11 (37.93%) Solaris
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (34.48%) UNIX
5 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (37.93%) Capacity Management
2 11 (37.93%) Performance Monitoring
2 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) Security Management
4 3 (10.34%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Line Management
5 2 (6.90%) ETL
6 1 (3.45%) SOA
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Data Management
6 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Product Management
6 1 (3.45%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
1 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
1 11 (37.93%) DV Cleared
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.34%) RHCE
3 3 (10.34%) CCIE
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) MCSE
5 1 (3.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
2 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.90%) Firmware
4 2 (6.90%) SRDF
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (13.79%) PureDisk
2 4 (13.79%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.90%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (3.45%) Legato
4 1 (3.45%) ARCserve
4 1 (3.45%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM
4 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) EMC
2 19 (65.52%) HP
3 16 (55.17%) Sun
4 12 (41.38%) Cisco
5 11 (37.93%) StorageTek
6 9 (31.03%) VMware
7 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 7 (24.14%) IBM
8 7 (24.14%) Dell
8 7 (24.14%) 3PAR
9 6 (20.69%) Juniper
9 6 (20.69%) NetApp
10 5 (17.24%) Veritas
10 5 (17.24%) Symantec
11 4 (13.79%) Dell Compellent
11 4 (13.79%) Hitachi
12 3 (10.34%) F5
13 2 (6.90%) Supermicro
13 2 (6.90%) ION Trading