Period
to 1 June 2020

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 1 June 2020 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
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 738 901 1014
Rank change year-on-year +163 +113 -146
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 148 199 195
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 118 133 148
Median annual salary £55,138 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.02% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £78,250 £67,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% +5.26%

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 36,770 61,295 76,371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.43% 42.39% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 28,044 46,854 59,641
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,425 £81,250 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Brocade in the UK

Brocade
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Brocade.

Salary trend for Brocade in the UK

Brocade
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Brocade over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Brocade in the UK

Brocade
Top 15 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 1 June 2020. 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 +184 133 £60,000 +14.29% 11
UK excluding London +153 95 £45,000 -18.18% 6
South East +105 52 £50,000 -20.00% 6
London +160 42 £65,000 +40.54% 5
Work from Home +54 19 £65,000 +62.50%
East of England +64 13 £31,000 +29.17%
Midlands +68 10 £31,000 -43.64%
North of England +90 8 £67,500 +35.00%
Wales - 8 £45,000 -
South West +98 7 £40,000 +11.89%
Yorkshire +81 6 £98,750 +97.50%
East Midlands +58 6 £31,000 -46.09%
West Midlands +55 4 £62,500 +56.25%
Scotland - 3 £32,500 -
North West +91 2 £42,250 -43.67%

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, 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 94 (63.51%) Cisco
2 64 (43.24%) Data Centre
3 63 (42.57%) Firewall
4 59 (39.86%) VMware
5 55 (37.16%) SAN
6 46 (31.08%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (30.41%) Problem-Solving
8 44 (29.73%) Juniper
9 43 (29.05%) Linux
10 41 (27.70%) LAN
10 41 (27.70%) BGP
11 39 (26.35%) Windows
12 38 (25.68%) WAN
12 38 (25.68%) OSPF
12 38 (25.68%) Presales
13 31 (20.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 31 (20.95%) Office 365
14 30 (20.27%) EMC
15 29 (19.59%) Microsoft
15 29 (19.59%) CCNA
15 29 (19.59%) Azure
16 28 (18.92%) Fortinet
17 27 (18.24%) CCNP
17 27 (18.24%) TCP/IP
17 27 (18.24%) Isilon
18 24 (16.22%) Windows Server
18 24 (16.22%) Active Directory
18 24 (16.22%) AWS
19 23 (15.54%) Dell
19 23 (15.54%) Hitachi

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 9 (6.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.68%) Apache
3 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (5.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.95%) Office 365
2 29 (19.59%) Azure
3 24 (16.22%) AWS
4 9 (6.08%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (4.05%) Amazon ECS
5 6 (4.05%) SaaS
6 4 (2.70%) GCP
7 3 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.68%) G Suite
8 1 (0.68%) IaaS
8 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (42.57%) Firewall
2 55 (37.16%) SAN
3 41 (27.70%) BGP
3 41 (27.70%) LAN
4 38 (25.68%) OSPF
4 38 (25.68%) WAN
5 27 (18.24%) TCP/IP
6 20 (13.51%) DNS
6 20 (13.51%) Fibre Channel
6 20 (13.51%) VPN
7 19 (12.84%) Wireless
8 18 (12.16%) DHCP
9 17 (11.49%) Internet
10 15 (10.14%) VLAN
11 12 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (7.43%) NetScreen
13 10 (6.76%) DAB
13 10 (6.76%) MPLS
14 9 (6.08%) VoIP
15 8 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Selenium
2 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.11%) Finance
3 9 (6.08%) Public Sector
4 8 (5.41%) Banking
4 8 (5.41%) Retail
5 7 (4.73%) Games
6 5 (3.38%) Advertising
7 3 (2.03%) Military
8 2 (1.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (22.97%) Consultant
2 30 (20.27%) Network Engineer
3 22 (14.86%) Senior Consultant
4 21 (14.19%) Architect
5 20 (13.51%) Storage Consultant
6 17 (11.49%) Senior Storage Consultant
7 14 (9.46%) IT Consultant
7 14 (9.46%) Network Architect
8 12 (8.11%) Brocade Consultant
8 12 (8.11%) IT Engineer
8 12 (8.11%) Senior IT Consultant
9 11 (7.43%) Senior Network Engineer
10 10 (6.76%) Infrastructure Manager
10 10 (6.76%) Storage Engineer
11 8 (5.41%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
11 8 (5.41%) Operations Manager
12 7 (4.73%) Analyst
12 7 (4.73%) Automation Engineer
12 7 (4.73%) Data Centre Engineer
12 7 (4.73%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.68%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (0.68%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 64 (43.24%) Data Centre
2 16 (10.81%) Driving Licence
3 15 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (10.14%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (8.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 12 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (7.43%) Replication
6 10 (6.76%) Clustering
7 9 (6.08%) Client/Server
7 9 (6.08%) Enterprise Storage
7 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
8 7 (4.73%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (4.73%) iPad
8 7 (4.73%) iPhone
8 7 (4.73%) Private Cloud
9 6 (4.05%) Fibre Optics
10 5 (3.38%) HP Storage
11 4 (2.70%) Social Network
12 3 (2.03%) Celerra
12 3 (2.03%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 43 (29.05%) Linux
2 39 (26.35%) Windows
3 24 (16.22%) Windows Server
4 13 (8.78%) Unix
5 8 (5.41%) VyOS
5 8 (5.41%) Windows 10
6 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (1.35%) zOS
11 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.41%) Problem-Solving
2 38 (25.68%) Presales
3 19 (12.84%) ITIL
3 19 (12.84%) Load Balancing
4 17 (11.49%) Migration
5 16 (10.81%) Break/Fix
6 15 (10.14%) Decision-Making
7 13 (8.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (7.43%) Network Design
8 11 (7.43%) Network Monitoring
9 10 (6.76%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (6.76%) TOGAF
10 9 (6.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (6.08%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (6.08%) Data Centre Operations
10 9 (6.08%) IT Strategy
11 8 (5.41%) Customer-Centricity
11 8 (5.41%) Information Security
11 8 (5.41%) Project Delivery
11 8 (5.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.76%) PowerShell
1 10 (6.76%) SQL
2 9 (6.08%) Python
3 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 46 (31.08%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (19.59%) CCNA
3 27 (18.24%) CCNP
4 22 (14.86%) JNCIS
5 15 (10.14%) JNCIA
6 11 (7.43%) Security Cleared
7 10 (6.76%) CCDP
8 8 (5.41%) CIPD
9 7 (4.73%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (4.05%) Degree
11 4 (2.70%) CCIE
11 4 (2.70%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (2.03%) CCIP
12 3 (2.03%) DV Cleared
12 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.35%) MCITP
14 1 (0.68%) CCDA
14 1 (0.68%) HND
14 1 (0.68%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 22301
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (20.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (16.22%) Active Directory
3 14 (9.46%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (6.76%) Hyper-V
5 9 (6.08%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (4.73%) Firmware
7 5 (3.38%) vSphere
7 5 (3.38%) XenApp
8 3 (2.03%) VMware NSX
9 2 (1.35%) NFS
10 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (7.43%) Ansible
1 11 (7.43%) WSUS
2 10 (6.76%) SCCM
2 10 (6.76%) Terraform
3 8 (5.41%) FortiGate
3 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (4.73%) Grafana
4 7 (4.73%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.03%) Puppet
5 3 (2.03%) SCOM
6 2 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.35%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.68%) Nagios
7 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.68%) OpenView
7 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 94 (63.51%) Cisco
2 59 (39.86%) VMware
3 44 (29.73%) Juniper
4 30 (20.27%) EMC
5 29 (19.59%) Microsoft
6 28 (18.92%) Fortinet
7 27 (18.24%) Isilon
8 23 (15.54%) Dell
8 23 (15.54%) Hitachi
9 19 (12.84%) HP
10 16 (10.81%) Meraki
11 13 (8.78%) Aruba
11 13 (8.78%) Palo Alto
12 12 (8.11%) Extreme Networks
13 11 (7.43%) F5
13 11 (7.43%) Foundry
13 11 (7.43%) SolarWinds
14 10 (6.76%) Avaya
14 10 (6.76%) Huawei
14 10 (6.76%) IBM