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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 201 216 228
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 31 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.094% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 6
Median salary £35,000 £35,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% +11.90%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +5.55%
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
2697 2471 2877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.52% 46.52% 51.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1994 2060 2393
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 September 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 -10 19 - - 1
Staffordshire +9 9 £35,000 +11.11%
Shropshire - 2 £35,000 -
Coventry - 1 £44,000 -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 35 (97.22%) Firewall
2 33 (91.67%) WAN
3 31 (86.11%) HP
4 28 (77.78%) Cisco
5 24 (66.67%) ITIL
6 23 (63.89%) CCNA
6 23 (63.89%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (58.33%) Juniper
7 21 (58.33%) Service Delivery
7 21 (58.33%) CheckPoint
7 21 (58.33%) Fortinet
7 21 (58.33%) F5
7 21 (58.33%) Line Management
7 21 (58.33%) Data Centre
8 14 (38.89%) Presales
8 14 (38.89%) Gantt Chart
8 14 (38.89%) ITIL V3
8 14 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (38.89%) Requirements Analysis
8 14 (38.89%) Degree
8 14 (38.89%) Computer Science
8 14 (38.89%) CMDB
8 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
8 14 (38.89%) Project Management
8 14 (38.89%) Service Management
8 14 (38.89%) Publishing
8 14 (38.89%) PMP
8 14 (38.89%) PMI Certification
8 14 (38.89%) PRINCE2
9 13 (36.11%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (25.00%) Apache
1 9 (25.00%) IIS
1 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 35 (97.22%) Firewall
2 33 (91.67%) WAN
3 12 (33.33%) DNS
4 11 (30.56%) DHCP
4 11 (30.56%) LAN
4 11 (30.56%) SAN
4 11 (30.56%) VLAN
4 11 (30.56%) VPN
5 10 (27.78%) Network Security
5 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
6 9 (25.00%) HTTP
6 9 (25.00%) ICMP
6 9 (25.00%) SMTP
6 9 (25.00%) SSL
6 9 (25.00%) Telnet
7 4 (11.11%) BGP
7 4 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (11.11%) IP Telephony
7 4 (11.11%) NX-OS
7 4 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (38.89%) Publishing
2 13 (36.11%) Finance
3 12 (33.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Technical Specialist
2 10 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (25.00%) Network Specialist
4 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (19.44%) Data Centre Specialist
6 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Design Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 21 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 14 (38.89%) CMDB
2 14 (38.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) VyOS
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) ITIL
2 21 (58.33%) Line Management
2 21 (58.33%) Service Delivery
3 14 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (38.89%) Gantt Chart
3 14 (38.89%) ITIL V3
3 14 (38.89%) Presales
3 14 (38.89%) PRINCE2
3 14 (38.89%) Project Management
3 14 (38.89%) Requirements Analysis
3 14 (38.89%) Service Management
3 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
4 9 (25.00%) Data Security
5 3 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) Network Design
7 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Data Privacy
7 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) CCNA
1 23 (63.89%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (38.89%) Degree
2 14 (38.89%) PMI Certification
2 14 (38.89%) PMP
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) pfSense
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.56%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.78%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.78%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) HP
2 28 (77.78%) Cisco
3 21 (58.33%) CheckPoint
3 21 (58.33%) F5
3 21 (58.33%) Fortinet
3 21 (58.33%) Juniper
4 10 (27.78%) IBM
4 10 (27.78%) Symantec
4 10 (27.78%) VMware
5 9 (25.00%) EMC
5 9 (25.00%) Veeam
6 7 (19.44%) Huawei
7 4 (11.11%) ProCurve
8 3 (8.33%) Aruba
8 3 (8.33%) SonicWALL
9 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.78%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (2.78%) NetApp