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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 228 194 192
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -2
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 1 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.42% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.040% 0.91% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 5
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.81% -14.00%
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
2507 2317 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.04% 45.79% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2060 2028 1686
Average salary £41,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 11 February 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
(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
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Computacenter
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) EMC

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) PABX
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Computacenter
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp