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 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 228 211 171
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -40
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 7 3 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.059% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.13% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 46
Average salary £46,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.60%
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
2545 2248 2516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.77% 44.40% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2030 1862 2167
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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
Gloucestershire +3 5 £46,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £66,250 -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (86.67%) HP
3 24 (80.00%) SAN
3 24 (80.00%) NetApp
3 24 (80.00%) NetBackup
4 21 (70.00%) ITIL
5 17 (56.67%) Windows
5 17 (56.67%) HPUX
5 17 (56.67%) Solaris
5 17 (56.67%) Linux
5 17 (56.67%) JBoss
5 17 (56.67%) Apache
5 17 (56.67%) DHCP
5 17 (56.67%) Perl
5 17 (56.67%) SQL
5 17 (56.67%) J2EE
5 17 (56.67%) MySQL
5 17 (56.67%) WebLogic
5 17 (56.67%) Veritas
5 17 (56.67%) Symantec
5 17 (56.67%) Citrix
5 17 (56.67%) VMware
5 17 (56.67%) VMware ESX
5 17 (56.67%) Web Development
5 17 (56.67%) DV Cleared
5 17 (56.67%) Security Cleared
5 17 (56.67%) vSphere
5 17 (56.67%) Software Architecture
6 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
6 13 (43.33%) C#

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (56.67%) Apache
1 17 (56.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 24 (80.00%) SAN
2 17 (56.67%) DHCP
3 6 (20.00%) Network Security
4 4 (13.33%) Firewall
4 4 (13.33%) OSPF
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) MySQL
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
1 9 (30.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Security Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Network Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
1 17 (56.67%) HPUX
1 17 (56.67%) Solaris
1 17 (56.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) ITIL
2 17 (56.67%) Web Development
2 17 (56.67%) Software Architecture
3 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Perl
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) C#
2 13 (43.33%) C++
2 13 (43.33%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) DV Cleared
1 17 (56.67%) Security Cleared
2 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (16.67%) Degree
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (13.33%) CCNA
6 2 (6.67%) CCIE
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) VMware ESX
1 17 (56.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (80.00%) NetBackup
2 7 (23.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (23.33%) Backup Exec
2 7 (23.33%) Legato
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (86.67%) HP
3 24 (80.00%) NetApp
4 17 (56.67%) JBoss
4 17 (56.67%) Veritas
4 17 (56.67%) Symantec
4 17 (56.67%) Citrix
4 17 (56.67%) VMware
5 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (23.33%) 3PAR
6 7 (23.33%) CommVault
6 7 (23.33%) EMC
7 6 (20.00%) Juniper
8 4 (13.33%) Foundry
8 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
9 3 (10.00%) Hitachi