The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 67 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.73% 0.53% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 0.98% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Brocade
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
337 205 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 61.61% 54.09% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 228 147 149
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,475 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Brocade
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Brocade Salary Trend in Watford

Brocade
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Brocade across the Watford region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Brocade Salary Histogram in Watford

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
3 5 (62.50%) EMC
3 5 (62.50%) NetApp
3 5 (62.50%) NAS
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) Replication
4 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (50.00%) Fujitsu
4 4 (50.00%) SRDF
4 4 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (50.00%) IBM Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Hitachi
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) NFS
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) SAP
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (62.50%) NAS
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) IPv4
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Storage Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Backup Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) EMC Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Replication
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) HPUX
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) IBM Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCSA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (50.00%) SRDF
2 4 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 4 (50.00%) NFS
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
3 5 (62.50%) EMC
3 5 (62.50%) NetApp
4 4 (50.00%) Fujitsu
4 4 (50.00%) Hitachi
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) SAP
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (37.50%) Riverbed