Period
to 25 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 6 months to 25 May 2018 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
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 982 879 943
Rank change year-on-year -103 +64 -125
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 195 312 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.42% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 144 203 303
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% -2.00%
10th Percentile £31,850 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -3.23%

Brocade is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 77,461 74,838 91,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.54% 44.27% 45.48%
Number of salaries quoted 60,658 60,149 74,509
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% -1.19% +5.00%

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Brocade as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Brocade in the UK

Brocade
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Brocade in the UK

Brocade
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Brocade over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Brocade in the UK

Brocade
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the UK over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -121 179 £48,500 -3.00% 24
UK excluding London -32 159 £50,000 +5.26% 17
South East -16 66 £45,000 -6.74% 9
London -90 34 £45,000 -10.00% 8
West Midlands +20 28 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Midlands +11 28 £45,000 +28.57% 1
East of England -15 24 £57,500 +4.55% 1
North of England -36 22 £45,000 - 4
Yorkshire -17 13 £43,750 +16.67% 2
Scotland -39 11 £52,500 +5.00%
North West -12 9 £60,000 +13.21% 2
South West -19 5 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Wales +7 2 £40,750 +63.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Brocade also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Brocade.

1 135 (69.23%) Cisco
2 92 (47.18%) VMware
3 89 (45.64%) Juniper
4 82 (42.05%) Firewall
5 72 (36.92%) HP
6 64 (32.82%) ITIL
6 64 (32.82%) Windows
6 64 (32.82%) Linux
7 63 (32.31%) SAN
8 59 (30.26%) WAN
8 59 (30.26%) Data Centre
9 58 (29.74%) Amazon AWS
9 58 (29.74%) Cisco Certification
10 53 (27.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 50 (25.64%) Wireless
12 46 (23.59%) F5
13 45 (23.08%) CheckPoint
14 43 (22.05%) LAN
15 42 (21.54%) Microsoft Azure
16 41 (21.03%) Microsoft
17 40 (20.51%) Fortinet
18 37 (18.97%) CCNP
18 37 (18.97%) VPN
19 35 (17.95%) Unix
20 34 (17.44%) Problem-Solving
21 33 (16.92%) TCP/IP
21 33 (16.92%) EMC
21 33 (16.92%) Migration
22 31 (15.90%) Active Directory
23 30 (15.38%) CCNA

Brocade
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (5.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.08%) IIS
2 6 (3.08%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.05%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.54%) Apache
4 3 (1.54%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.03%) Confluence
5 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.51%) nginx
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (29.74%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (21.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.59%) Office 365
4 3 (1.54%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.03%) IaaS
5 2 (1.03%) PaaS
5 2 (1.03%) SaaS
6 1 (0.51%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 82 (42.05%) Firewall
2 63 (32.31%) SAN
3 59 (30.26%) WAN
4 50 (25.64%) Wireless
5 43 (22.05%) LAN
6 37 (18.97%) VPN
7 33 (16.92%) TCP/IP
8 29 (14.87%) NAS
9 26 (13.33%) WLAN
10 25 (12.82%) VLAN
11 23 (11.79%) DNS
12 20 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (9.74%) Internet
13 19 (9.74%) Network Security
14 16 (8.21%) OSPF
15 15 (7.69%) VoIP
16 14 (7.18%) BGP
16 14 (7.18%) DHCP
17 13 (6.67%) SSL
18 12 (6.15%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (2.05%) Apache Hive
3 4 (2.05%) Big Data
3 4 (2.05%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.05%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.03%) DB2
4 2 (1.03%) MySQL
4 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (5.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.59%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.05%) HP UFT
3 4 (2.05%) Selenium
3 4 (2.05%) SpecFlow
3 4 (2.05%) Vagrant
3 4 (2.05%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (1.03%) JIRA
4 2 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.03%) Subversion
4 2 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (8.21%) Finance
2 15 (7.69%) Advertising
3 14 (7.18%) Retail
4 8 (4.10%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.59%) Marketing
6 5 (2.56%) Electronics
6 5 (2.56%) Legal
6 5 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.05%) Billing
Job Titles
1 40 (20.51%) Network Engineer
2 27 (13.85%) Architect
3 24 (12.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (10.77%) Network Architect
5 19 (9.74%) Storage Engineer
6 15 (7.69%) Consultant
7 13 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (5.64%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (5.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (5.13%) Administrator
9 10 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
9 10 (5.13%) VMware Engineer
9 10 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
10 9 (4.62%) AWS Specialist
10 9 (4.62%) Backup Engineer
10 9 (4.62%) Linux Specialist
10 9 (4.62%) Storage and Backup Engineer
10 9 (4.62%) Storage Specialist
10 9 (4.62%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.05%) .NET
1 4 (2.05%) AngularJS
1 4 (2.05%) Flash
1 4 (2.05%) HTML
1 4 (2.05%) Node.js
1 4 (2.05%) React
1 4 (2.05%) Vue (Vue.js)
1 4 (2.05%) Web Services
2 2 (1.03%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (1.03%) LDAP
2 2 (1.03%) Middleware
3 1 (0.51%) JSON
3 1 (0.51%) REST
3 1 (0.51%) RESTful
3 1 (0.51%) SOAP
3 1 (0.51%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 59 (30.26%) Data Centre
2 28 (14.36%) Replication
3 26 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (8.21%) EMC VNX
6 15 (7.69%) HP Storage
7 7 (3.59%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (3.08%) Private Cloud
9 5 (2.56%) Digital TV
9 5 (2.56%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.56%) Smartphone
10 4 (2.05%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (2.05%) EMC VMAX
10 4 (2.05%) IBM XIV
10 4 (2.05%) Mobile App
10 4 (2.05%) User Experience
11 3 (1.54%) CMDB
11 3 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (32.82%) Linux
1 64 (32.82%) Windows
2 35 (17.95%) Unix
3 21 (10.77%) Windows Server
4 20 (10.26%) Solaris
5 19 (9.74%) HPUX
6 12 (6.15%) CentOS
6 12 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (5.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (4.62%) AIX
9 6 (3.08%) Data ONTAP
9 6 (3.08%) SUSE
10 4 (2.05%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (1.03%) Debian
12 2 (1.03%) Kali Linux
12 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.03%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.03%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (32.82%) ITIL
2 34 (17.44%) Problem-Solving
3 33 (16.92%) Migration
4 29 (14.87%) Project Management
5 26 (13.33%) Presales
6 22 (11.28%) Capacity Planning
7 21 (10.77%) Network Virtualisation
7 21 (10.77%) Service Delivery
8 20 (10.26%) Line Management
9 18 (9.23%) Capacity Management
10 16 (8.21%) Load Balancing
11 15 (7.69%) DevOps
12 14 (7.18%) Network Management
13 13 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (6.67%) High Availability
13 13 (6.67%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.64%) Configuration Management
14 11 (5.64%) Service Management
15 10 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
16 9 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.67%) Perl
2 12 (6.15%) SQL
3 10 (5.13%) Python
4 8 (4.10%) PHP
5 7 (3.59%) Bash Shell
5 7 (3.59%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.05%) C#
6 4 (2.05%) C++
6 4 (2.05%) Go
6 4 (2.05%) Java
6 4 (2.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.05%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.03%) AWK
7 2 (1.03%) Bourne shell
7 2 (1.03%) Korn
8 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (29.74%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (18.97%) CCNP
3 30 (15.38%) CCNA
4 21 (10.77%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (9.74%) Security Cleared
6 17 (8.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (7.18%) CCIE
8 13 (6.67%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.10%) Degree
10 7 (3.59%) EMC Certification
10 7 (3.59%) RHCE
11 5 (2.56%) DBS Check
11 5 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (2.05%) CCDP
12 4 (2.05%) DV Cleared
12 4 (2.05%) JNCIS
12 4 (2.05%) MCSE
13 3 (1.54%) CWNA
13 3 (1.54%) MCSA
14 2 (1.03%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.13%) SLA
2 5 (2.56%) QA
3 4 (2.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (27.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (15.90%) Active Directory
3 22 (11.28%) vSphere
4 21 (10.77%) Hyper-V
5 16 (8.21%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (6.15%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (5.64%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (4.10%) Docker
8 8 (4.10%) NFS
9 7 (3.59%) XenApp
10 6 (3.08%) VMware NSX
11 5 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (1.54%) vCloud
13 2 (1.03%) GlusterFS
13 2 (1.03%) iptables
13 2 (1.03%) KVM
13 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (1.03%) Xen
13 2 (1.03%) XenServer
14 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (9.74%) HP Data Protector
1 19 (9.74%) Puppet
2 17 (8.72%) NetBackup
3 15 (7.69%) Ansible
4 11 (5.64%) vMotion
4 11 (5.64%) vRealize
5 10 (5.13%) EMC VPLEX
5 10 (5.13%) SCCM
6 9 (4.62%) Cisco Prime
7 8 (4.10%) Nagios
7 8 (4.10%) SCVMM
8 7 (3.59%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (3.08%) Salt
9 6 (3.08%) SCOM
10 5 (2.56%) Cacti
10 5 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
11 4 (2.05%) HAProxy
11 4 (2.05%) RANCID
11 4 (2.05%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 135 (69.23%) Cisco
2 92 (47.18%) VMware
3 89 (45.64%) Juniper
4 72 (36.92%) HP
5 46 (23.59%) F5
6 45 (23.08%) CheckPoint
7 41 (21.03%) Microsoft
8 40 (20.51%) Fortinet
9 33 (16.92%) EMC
10 28 (14.36%) NetApp
11 25 (12.82%) Dell
12 23 (11.79%) 3PAR
12 23 (11.79%) Citrix
13 22 (11.28%) Red Hat
14 20 (10.26%) Oracle
15 18 (9.23%) IBM
16 15 (7.69%) Aruba
16 15 (7.69%) CommVault
16 15 (7.69%) Huawei
17 14 (7.18%) Isilon