The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 89 94 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.085% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.57% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
Brocade
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
542 525 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 46.32% 49.72% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 456 452 474
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Brocade
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Brocade Salary Trend in South Wales

Brocade
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cardiff +6 1 £40,000 -23.80%
Brocade
Wales

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) IGRP

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) IGRP
2 2 (66.67%) PPTP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL