The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank - 82 88
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.47% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.99% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
Brocade
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
392 403 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.58% 47.69% 54.61%
Number of salaries quoted 316 360 438
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,600 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Brocade
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Brocade Salary Trend in Southampton

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) COBIT
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) ISACA
2 4 (66.67%) GIAC
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) IBM

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security Management
1 4 (66.67%) Security Management
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) GIAC
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) COBIT
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle