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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 201 202 200
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 15 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.35% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 6
Average salary £31,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £52,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +14.28%
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
2763 2598 2381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.96% 50.23% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2397 2190 2064
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Brocade across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Brocade Salary Histogram 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 27 November 2014. 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 - 7 £30,000 -
Birmingham -22 3 £31,500 -40.00%
Staffordshire - 3 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £45,000 - 3
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 13 (68.42%) Windows
1 13 (68.42%) HP
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) SAN
4 10 (52.63%) NetApp
4 10 (52.63%) EMC
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco
4 10 (52.63%) Linux
5 6 (31.58%) DNS
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) VPN
6 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
6 5 (26.32%) AIX
6 5 (26.32%) IP Telephony
6 5 (26.32%) DDNS
6 5 (26.32%) Firewall
6 5 (26.32%) VLAN
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
7 4 (21.05%) Nagios
7 4 (21.05%) Ubuntu
7 4 (21.05%) Citrix
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (21.05%) CCNA
8 3 (15.79%) Dell
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (15.79%) Sun
8 3 (15.79%) IPv4

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) SAN
2 6 (31.58%) DNS
3 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
3 5 (26.32%) DDNS
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) IP Telephony
3 5 (26.32%) VLAN
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (15.79%) IPv4
4 3 (15.79%) IPv6
5 2 (10.53%) VoIP
5 2 (10.53%) HTTP
5 2 (10.53%) SNMP
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) Internet
6 1 (5.26%) LAN
6 1 (5.26%) WAN
6 1 (5.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) DB2
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) SAN Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Storage Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) CLARiiON
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) AIX
4 4 (21.05%) Ubuntu
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) UNIX
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (10.53%) Solaris
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.79%) Network Design
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) BCP
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNA
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Nagios
2 3 (15.79%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) HP
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) NetApp
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 10 (52.63%) EMC
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
6 3 (15.79%) Sun
6 3 (15.79%) StorageTek
6 3 (15.79%) Dell
6 3 (15.79%) Fujitsu
6 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
7 2 (10.53%) Mitel
7 2 (10.53%) IBM
7 2 (10.53%) Avaya
7 2 (10.53%) Juniper
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle
8 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
8 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
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