The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 194 188 166
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 7 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.31% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.62% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 12
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £37,500 £39,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +9.52%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2390 2586 2336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.20% 50.78% 49.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1946 2135 1932
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 4 £51,250 -
Birmingham -6 2 £46,250 +2.77%
Coventry - 1 £26,500 -
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Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (100.00%) HP
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) EMC
3 8 (72.73%) NetApp
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) BCP
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) HTTP
5 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
6 3 (27.27%) Symmetrix DMX
6 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
6 3 (27.27%) IBM
6 3 (27.27%) Sun
6 3 (27.27%) Dell
6 3 (27.27%) Internet
6 3 (27.27%) Perl
6 3 (27.27%) Change Management
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (18.18%) BMC
7 2 (18.18%) Hitachi
7 2 (18.18%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 2 (18.18%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (18.18%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (18.18%) NetBackup

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) HTTP
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (9.09%) NAS
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Team Leader
2 3 (27.27%) Storage Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAN Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAN Storage Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) BCP
2 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SNIA Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (18.18%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (18.18%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) HP
2 9 (81.82%) EMC
3 8 (72.73%) NetApp
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) IBM
6 3 (27.27%) Sun
6 3 (27.27%) Dell
7 2 (18.18%) BMC
7 2 (18.18%) Hitachi
8 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 1 (9.09%) Fujitsu