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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 132 124 119
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 8 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.93% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 8
Average salary £72,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.60%
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
1323 1185 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.58% 52.64% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 936 886 803
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) HP
2 11 (91.67%) SAN
3 9 (75.00%) EMC
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) NetApp
6 6 (50.00%) Replication
6 6 (50.00%) Sun
6 6 (50.00%) NAS
6 6 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
7 5 (41.67%) Dell
7 5 (41.67%) Windows
7 5 (41.67%) ITIL
7 5 (41.67%) VMware
7 5 (41.67%) VMware ESX
7 5 (41.67%) Hitachi
8 4 (33.33%) Juniper
8 4 (33.33%) Symantec
8 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 4 (33.33%) StorageTek
8 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
8 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (33.33%) Apache
8 4 (33.33%) DHCP
8 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
8 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) NAS
2 6 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (25.00%) FTP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 2 (16.67%) WPA
5 2 (16.67%) tcpdump
5 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (16.67%) 802.11
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAN Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Replication
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (25.00%) HP StorageWorks
4 2 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) VMS
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) CentOS
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) HPUX
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 3 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) CWNA
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) CCIE
5 1 (8.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware ESX
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (16.67%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
2 9 (75.00%) EMC
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
4 7 (58.33%) NetApp
5 6 (50.00%) Sun
6 5 (41.67%) Dell
6 5 (41.67%) Hitachi
6 5 (41.67%) VMware
7 4 (33.33%) Symantec
7 4 (33.33%) Juniper
7 4 (33.33%) StorageTek
8 2 (16.67%) Veritas
8 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 2 (16.67%) BMC
8 2 (16.67%) CA
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix
8 2 (16.67%) JBoss
8 2 (16.67%) IBM
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft