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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 223 226 212
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 9 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.068% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Median salary £35,000 £31,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.23% -25.29%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +2.17%
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
2762 2831 2560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.68% 48.11% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2011 2314 2133
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Brocade as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 5 - -
Shropshire -9 4 £35,000 +12.90%
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Brocade also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 9 (69.23%) WAN
4 8 (61.54%) CCNA
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (53.85%) HP
5 7 (53.85%) Juniper
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) F5
6 6 (46.15%) ITIL V3
6 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
6 6 (46.15%) Line Management
6 6 (46.15%) Presales
6 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
6 6 (46.15%) PMP
6 6 (46.15%) PMI Certification
6 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
6 6 (46.15%) Service Management
6 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
6 6 (46.15%) Project Management
6 6 (46.15%) Publishing
6 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
6 6 (46.15%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (46.15%) Fortinet
6 6 (46.15%) Degree
6 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
6 6 (46.15%) CMDB
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 5 (38.46%) Wireless

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) Wireless
4 4 (30.77%) BGP
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
4 4 (30.77%) NX-OS
4 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) IPv6
5 3 (23.08%) OSPF
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) IPv4
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) MPLS
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) SNMP
6 2 (15.38%) VLAN
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (46.15%) Publishing
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Network Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Backup Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) SAN Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) CMDB
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) VyOS
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL V3
2 6 (46.15%) Line Management
2 6 (46.15%) Presales
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) Service Management
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCNA
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) PMI Certification
2 6 (46.15%) PMP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) NCDA
3 1 (7.69%) NCSA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) pfSense
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (7.69%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) F5
2 7 (53.85%) HP
2 7 (53.85%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 6 (46.15%) Fortinet
4 4 (30.77%) ProCurve
5 3 (23.08%) Aruba
5 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
6 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.69%) CommVault
7 1 (7.69%) NetApp
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) VMware