The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 211 193 185
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 7 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.12% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.26% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 15
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.43% -
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 West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2535 2344 2494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.39% 47.25% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2100 1932 2046
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Brocade
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Brocade Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Brocade
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Shropshire - 4 £30,250 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham -15 1 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Solihull - 1 £40,000 -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (77.78%) Windows
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 19 (70.37%) Citrix
4 18 (66.67%) Firewall
5 16 (59.26%) HP
5 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (44.44%) IP Telephony
7 12 (44.44%) VPN
7 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (40.74%) VLAN
8 11 (40.74%) DNS
8 11 (40.74%) CCNA
8 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
8 11 (40.74%) Linux
9 10 (37.04%) WAN
9 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
9 10 (37.04%) DDNS
9 10 (37.04%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (33.33%) SonicWALL
10 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 9 (33.33%) Nagios
10 9 (33.33%) Network Design
10 9 (33.33%) IPv4
10 9 (33.33%) IPv6
11 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (25.93%) Ubuntu

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
1 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) Firewall
2 12 (44.44%) IP Telephony
2 12 (44.44%) VPN
3 11 (40.74%) DNS
3 11 (40.74%) VLAN
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
4 10 (37.04%) WAN
4 10 (37.04%) DDNS
5 9 (33.33%) IPv4
5 9 (33.33%) IPv6
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (25.93%) SAN
7 7 (25.93%) LAN
8 5 (18.52%) VoIP
9 3 (11.11%) OSPF
9 3 (11.11%) SNMP
9 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (11.11%) PABX
9 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Support
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Support
4 3 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Server Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Principle Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (40.74%) Linux
5 7 (25.93%) Ubuntu
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Network Design
2 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.11%) B2B
3 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (11.11%) Network Management
3 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) CCNA
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
4 5 (18.52%) CCNP
5 2 (7.41%) MCSE
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (14.81%) Terminal Services
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 19 (70.37%) Citrix
4 16 (59.26%) HP
5 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 9 (33.33%) SonicWALL
7 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
8 5 (18.52%) EMC
9 4 (14.81%) NetApp
10 3 (11.11%) Mitel
10 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
10 3 (11.11%) F5
10 3 (11.11%) Avaya
10 3 (11.11%) Juniper
11 2 (7.41%) Hitachi
11 2 (7.41%) Dell
11 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
11 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
11 2 (7.41%) Symantec