The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 105 62 90
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +28
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 3 30 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 2.82% 0.090%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 5.91% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 30 1
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% -
Brocade
UK

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

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
643 508 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.31% 47.70% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 544 434 347
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Brocade
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Brocade Salary Trend in Wales

Brocade
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
South Wales -37 2 £35,000 -26.31%
West Wales - 1 £30,000 -
Brocade
UK

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) ADSL
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (50.00%) ADSL
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) IGRP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Nokia
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR