Period
to 18 June 2019

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 18 June 2019 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
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 886 986 893
Rank change year-on-year +100 -93 +44
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 200 203 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.27% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 135 151 192
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -2.56% -0.51%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,250 £28,525
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -

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 60,853 74,918 76,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.43% 43.59% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 46,607 58,564 60,901
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -

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 18 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Brocade in the UK

Brocade
Top 13 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 18 June 2019. 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 +108 189 £55,000 +15.79% 3
UK excluding London +38 157 £55,000 +15.79% 1
South East +61 76 £62,500 +35.14%
London +92 38 £47,500 +5.56% 2
North of England +56 34 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire +10 33 £50,000 +5.26%
Midlands +28 19 £55,000 +22.22%
East of England +75 17 £24,000 -54.29%
West Midlands +16 15 £40,000 -11.11%
Northern Ireland -19 6 £40,000 -
South West 0 5 £38,500 -22.80%
East Midlands - 4 £57,500 -
North West +29 1 £55,000 -15.38% 1

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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.

1 136 (68.00%) Cisco
2 115 (57.50%) Firewall
3 88 (44.00%) Data Centre
4 86 (43.00%) Linux
5 78 (39.00%) WAN
5 78 (39.00%) Cisco Certification
6 75 (37.50%) VMware
7 72 (36.00%) CCNP
8 67 (33.50%) Juniper
9 64 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
10 62 (31.00%) TCP/IP
11 59 (29.50%) LAN
12 58 (29.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 52 (26.00%) Problem-Solving
14 50 (25.00%) Fortinet
15 47 (23.50%) CheckPoint
15 47 (23.50%) Meraki
16 46 (23.00%) Network Security
17 44 (22.00%) Presales
18 42 (21.00%) Management Information System
19 40 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
19 40 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
20 39 (19.50%) Palo Alto
21 38 (19.00%) Ruckus Wireless
21 38 (19.00%) Product Management
22 37 (18.50%) CentOS
23 36 (18.00%) Wireless
23 36 (18.00%) MS Visio
24 35 (17.50%) Windows
24 35 (17.50%) BGP

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 15 (7.50%) Apache
2 10 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (18.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.00%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 64 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (29.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.50%) IaaS
4 10 (5.00%) Akamai
5 9 (4.50%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 8 (4.00%) Fastly
7 4 (2.00%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.50%) Office 365
9 2 (1.00%) Joyent
9 2 (1.00%) PaaS
9 2 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (57.50%) Firewall
2 78 (39.00%) WAN
3 62 (31.00%) TCP/IP
4 59 (29.50%) LAN
5 46 (23.00%) Network Security
6 36 (18.00%) Wireless
7 35 (17.50%) BGP
7 35 (17.50%) Fibre Channel
8 33 (16.50%) SAN
9 26 (13.00%) DNS
9 26 (13.00%) OSPF
10 24 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 19 (9.50%) Internet
12 18 (9.00%) MPLS
13 13 (6.50%) VLAN
14 12 (6.00%) WLAN
15 11 (5.50%) Broadband
15 11 (5.50%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (4.50%) Cisco Firepower
16 9 (4.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.50%) MySQL
2 10 (5.00%) Redis
3 3 (1.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (5.00%) JIRA
2 8 (4.00%) Firebug
3 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (3.50%) Finance
2 6 (3.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (3.00%) Games
3 4 (2.00%) Retail
4 3 (1.50%) Electronics
4 3 (1.50%) French Language
5 2 (1.00%) Banking
5 2 (1.00%) Military
5 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (33.00%) Network Engineer
2 38 (19.00%) Consultant
3 36 (18.00%) Security Consultant
4 33 (16.50%) Solutions Consultant
5 25 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 23 (11.50%) Presales Consultant
7 21 (10.50%) Security Presales Consultant
8 20 (10.00%) Architect
9 16 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (7.50%) Lead Network Engineer
11 14 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (7.00%) Network Architect
12 13 (6.50%) Administrator
13 12 (6.00%) Network Security Consultant
14 11 (5.50%) Storage Engineer
15 10 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
15 10 (5.00%) Applications Support
15 10 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
15 10 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
15 10 (5.00%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.50%) Web Services
2 10 (5.00%) CSS
2 10 (5.00%) HTML
2 10 (5.00%) LAMP
2 10 (5.00%) Node.js
3 8 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.50%) .NET
5 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.50%) REST
5 1 (0.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 88 (44.00%) Data Centre
2 42 (21.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.00%) Video\Live Streaming
4 8 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (4.00%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (3.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (2.50%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.00%) Clustering
8 2 (1.00%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.00%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (1.00%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.00%) Replication
9 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 86 (43.00%) Linux
2 37 (18.50%) CentOS
3 35 (17.50%) Windows
4 32 (16.00%) Debian
5 28 (14.00%) Unix
6 26 (13.00%) Windows Server
7 16 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (6.50%) Solaris
10 8 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (3.00%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.00%) Problem-Solving
2 44 (22.00%) Presales
3 40 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 40 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
4 38 (19.00%) Product Management
5 35 (17.50%) Time Management
6 33 (16.50%) Customer-Centricity
6 33 (16.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 33 (16.50%) IT Strategy
6 33 (16.50%) Strategic Roadmap
7 23 (11.50%) Load Balancing
8 20 (10.00%) ITIL
9 16 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 14 (7.00%) Network Design
11 13 (6.50%) DevOps
11 13 (6.50%) Network Virtualisation
11 13 (6.50%) Service Delivery
11 13 (6.50%) Service Management
12 12 (6.00%) Project Management
13 11 (5.50%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.00%) Perl
2 14 (7.00%) SQL
3 13 (6.50%) AWK
3 13 (6.50%) Bourne shell
3 13 (6.50%) Korn
3 13 (6.50%) Python
3 13 (6.50%) Shell Script
4 11 (5.50%) Bash Shell
5 10 (5.00%) Java
5 10 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.00%) Ruby
6 8 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.50%) C
8 1 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 78 (39.00%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (36.00%) CCNP
3 12 (6.00%) Degree
3 12 (6.00%) RHCE
3 12 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (5.50%) CCNA
5 10 (5.00%) JNCIS
5 10 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (4.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (3.50%) OCA
7 7 (3.50%) OCP
7 7 (3.50%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (3.50%) RHCSA
8 6 (3.00%) CCDA
8 6 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (3.00%) JNCIA
8 6 (3.00%) JNCIP
8 6 (3.00%) MCSE
9 5 (2.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (16.50%) ISO 22301
1 33 (16.50%) ISO 9001
1 33 (16.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (5.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 22 (11.00%) vSphere
4 16 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 13 (6.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 10 (5.00%) GlusterFS
6 10 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (3.00%) BitLocker
7 6 (3.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (3.00%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.50%) vCloud
8 5 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (2.00%) GPFS
9 4 (2.00%) NFS
10 3 (1.50%) Firmware
10 3 (1.50%) VMware NSX
11 2 (1.00%) XenApp
12 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 34 (17.00%) Nagios
2 31 (15.50%) Puppet
3 17 (8.50%) Red Hat Satellite
4 14 (7.00%) Ansible
5 13 (6.50%) NetBackup
5 13 (6.50%) Oracle ZFS
5 13 (6.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 11 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (4.00%) Observium
7 8 (4.00%) SCCM
7 8 (4.00%) SCOM
8 7 (3.50%) Cacti
8 7 (3.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 6 (3.00%) PowerCLI
9 6 (3.00%) SCVMM
10 5 (2.50%) FortiGate
10 5 (2.50%) HAProxy
11 3 (1.50%) CA Spectrum
11 3 (1.50%) OpenView
11 3 (1.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 136 (68.00%) Cisco
2 75 (37.50%) VMware
3 67 (33.50%) Juniper
4 50 (25.00%) Fortinet
5 47 (23.50%) CheckPoint
5 47 (23.50%) Meraki
6 39 (19.50%) Palo Alto
7 38 (19.00%) Ruckus Wireless
8 34 (17.00%) HP
8 34 (17.00%) Huawei
8 34 (17.00%) Microsoft
9 24 (12.00%) Riverbed
10 23 (11.50%) F5
10 23 (11.50%) Oracle
10 23 (11.50%) Red Hat
11 19 (9.50%) Extreme Networks
12 18 (9.00%) Citrix
13 16 (8.00%) EMC
13 16 (8.00%) Veritas
14 13 (6.50%) Sun