The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 241 249 207
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -42
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 9 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.065% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.15% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 25
Average salary £35,000 £47,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.53% +2.17%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +2.17%
Brocade
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2576 2694 2418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.52% 44.00% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2150 2150 2042
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,822
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Brocade
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Brocade Salary Trend in the South West

Brocade
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Brocade across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Brocade Salary Histogram in the South West

Brocade
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Wiltshire -2 5 £35,000 -41.66%
Gloucestershire +11 2 £47,500 +33.80%
Bristol - 2 £53,250 -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Juniper
3 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) BGP
4 6 (60.00%) MPLS
4 6 (60.00%) OSPF
5 5 (50.00%) IPsec
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) VLAN
5 5 (50.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (30.00%) Presales
6 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) CCNP
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) WLAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
7 2 (20.00%) Network Design
7 2 (20.00%) Junos
7 2 (20.00%) F5
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
8 1 (10.00%) Wireless
8 1 (10.00%) BT
8 1 (10.00%) VMware

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) BGP
2 6 (60.00%) MPLS
2 6 (60.00%) OSPF
3 5 (50.00%) IPsec
3 5 (50.00%) SSL
3 5 (50.00%) VLAN
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Junos
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
5 1 (10.00%) VRRP
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Presales Solution Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (30.00%) Presales
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HP ASE
2 1 (10.00%) HP MASE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (10.00%) BT
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (10.00%) IronPort
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Siemens
4 1 (10.00%) Trustwave
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard