The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 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.

Brocade
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 250 240
Rank change year-on-year +20 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 4 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.079% 0.19% 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.41% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 5
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -1.40%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.27%  

Brocade is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2058 2668 2618
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.67% 45.27% 43.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1739 2188 2200
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Brocade as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Brocade in the South West

Brocade
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Brocade in the South West.

Salary trend for Brocade in the South West

Brocade
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Bristol +3 4 £40,000 +9.58%
Brocade
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 15 (100.00%) LAN
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco
3 13 (86.67%) Juniper
4 12 (80.00%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (80.00%) Data Centre
5 11 (73.33%) Time Management
6 9 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (60.00%) VoIP
6 9 (60.00%) MS Office
7 8 (53.33%) CCNP
7 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (40.00%) MPLS
8 6 (40.00%) Firewall
8 6 (40.00%) VPLS
9 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (33.33%) Network Management
9 5 (33.33%) ITIL
9 5 (33.33%) WLAN
10 4 (26.67%) ADSL
10 4 (26.67%) Unix
10 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
10 4 (26.67%) CCNA
10 4 (26.67%) RIP
10 4 (26.67%) OSPF
10 4 (26.67%) Intel Security
10 4 (26.67%) BGP
10 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
10 4 (26.67%) Project Management

Brocade
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (60.00%) VoIP
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) MPLS
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (40.00%) VPLS
4 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (33.33%) WLAN
5 4 (26.67%) ADSL
5 4 (26.67%) BGP
5 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
5 4 (26.67%) Network Security
5 4 (26.67%) OSPF
5 4 (26.67%) RIP
5 4 (26.67%) VLAN
6 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (20.00%) Junos
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Network Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Brocade Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Brocade Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (73.33%) Time Management
3 9 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Network Management
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Service Management
6 3 (20.00%) Adaptive Security
7 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (6.67%) Network Design
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CCNP
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCENT
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
2 4 (26.67%) JNCIP
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (26.67%) Intel Security
4 3 (20.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (6.67%) BT