Period
to 31 October 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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 595 884 986
Rank change year-on-year +289 +102 -101
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 92 184 191
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.32% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 74 110 153
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £74,625 £72,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.90% +10.53% +11.76%

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 19,345 57,130 69,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.90% 41.79% 42.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15,282 43,589 53,973
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 31 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Brocade in the UK

Brocade
Top 10 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 31 October 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 +281 86 £65,000 +18.18% 5
UK excluding London +209 54 £58,750 +11.90% 6
London +281 38 £70,000 +16.67% 1
South East +152 38 £65,000 +4.00%
North of England +161 6 £49,682 -9.67% 2
Wales - 6 £45,000 -
North West +131 3 £46,865 -14.79%
Yorkshire +105 3 £52,500 -12.50% 2
East of England +139 2 £45,000 -10.00%
South West +126 2 £40,500 -4.71%

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 47 (51.09%) SAN
2 45 (48.91%) EMC
3 42 (45.65%) Isilon
4 37 (40.22%) VMware
5 33 (35.87%) Firewall
5 33 (35.87%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (35.87%) Data Centre
6 30 (32.61%) Cisco
7 27 (29.35%) Juniper
7 27 (29.35%) AWS
8 26 (28.26%) Presales
8 26 (28.26%) Hitachi
8 26 (28.26%) CCNA
8 26 (28.26%) Migration
9 23 (25.00%) OSPF
9 23 (25.00%) BGP
9 23 (25.00%) Azure
10 21 (22.83%) Linux
11 20 (21.74%) NetBackup
11 20 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (20.65%) WAN
12 19 (20.65%) VPN
13 18 (19.57%) CCNP
14 17 (18.48%) Python
15 16 (17.39%) Dell
15 16 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (16.30%) Network Security
16 15 (16.30%) Office 365
16 15 (16.30%) Terraform
16 15 (16.30%) Ansible

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 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.26%) SAS
2 1 (1.09%) Apache
2 1 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (29.35%) AWS
2 23 (25.00%) Azure
3 15 (16.30%) Office 365
4 11 (11.96%) Amazon ECS
5 4 (4.35%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.17%) GCP
6 2 (2.17%) IaaS
6 2 (2.17%) PaaS
6 2 (2.17%) SaaS
7 1 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 47 (51.09%) SAN
2 33 (35.87%) Firewall
3 23 (25.00%) BGP
3 23 (25.00%) OSPF
4 19 (20.65%) VPN
4 19 (20.65%) WAN
5 15 (16.30%) LAN
5 15 (16.30%) Network Security
6 13 (14.13%) Internet
7 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
7 11 (11.96%) VoIP
8 8 (8.70%) DNS
8 8 (8.70%) VLAN
9 7 (7.61%) MPLS
10 6 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (5.43%) DAB
11 5 (5.43%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (5.43%) IPsec
11 5 (5.43%) NetScreen
12 4 (4.35%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Selenium
2 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (6.52%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Advertising
2 4 (4.35%) Military
3 3 (3.26%) Law
3 3 (3.26%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (34.78%) Consultant
2 23 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
3 21 (22.83%) Storage Consultant
4 15 (16.30%) IT Consultant
4 15 (16.30%) Senior Storage Consultant
5 13 (14.13%) Senior IT Consultant
6 12 (13.04%) Automation Engineer
6 12 (13.04%) Network Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (8.70%) Architect
8 8 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Engineer
9 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (6.52%) Network Architect
10 6 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (6.52%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 6 (6.52%) Storage Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) Brocade Consultant
11 5 (5.43%) Cisco Architect
11 5 (5.43%) Cisco Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) Flash
2 4 (4.35%) POSIX
3 2 (2.17%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 33 (35.87%) Data Centre
2 13 (14.13%) Enterprise Storage
3 12 (13.04%) Replication
4 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (5.43%) Driving Licence
6 4 (4.35%) CESG
7 2 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.17%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.09%) Clustering
8 1 (1.09%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.83%) Linux
2 11 (11.96%) Windows
3 8 (8.70%) Unix
4 6 (6.52%) VyOS
4 6 (6.52%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.26%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.17%) zOS
7 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) Migration
1 26 (28.26%) Presales
2 20 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (16.30%) ITIL
4 14 (15.22%) CRM
4 14 (15.22%) People Management
5 11 (11.96%) High Availability
6 10 (10.87%) Network Design
7 9 (9.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 9 (9.78%) Storage Management
8 8 (8.70%) Business Continuity
9 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.43%) Coaching
10 5 (5.43%) Load Balancing
11 4 (4.35%) Network Management
12 3 (3.26%) Capacity Management
12 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Automation
12 3 (3.26%) Matrix Management
12 3 (3.26%) Matrix Organization
12 3 (3.26%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.48%) Python
2 12 (13.04%) SQL
3 9 (9.78%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.26%) C++
5 3 (3.26%) Java
5 3 (3.26%) Perl
6 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (35.87%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (28.26%) CCNA
3 18 (19.57%) CCNP
4 14 (15.22%) JNCIS
5 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (14.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 11 (11.96%) MCITP
8 10 (10.87%) JNCIA
9 9 (9.78%) Degree
10 7 (7.61%) DV Cleared
11 6 (6.52%) CCDP
12 5 (5.43%) MCSA
12 5 (5.43%) MCSE
12 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared
13 4 (4.35%) CCIE
14 3 (3.26%) HP AIS
14 3 (3.26%) HP ASE
14 3 (3.26%) HP MASE
14 3 (3.26%) NCIE
System Software
1 16 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.87%) vSphere
3 4 (4.35%) VMware NSX
4 3 (3.26%) GPFS
4 3 (3.26%) NFS
5 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.17%) XenApp
5 2 (2.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (21.74%) NetBackup
2 15 (16.30%) Ansible
2 15 (16.30%) Terraform
3 13 (14.13%) Grafana
4 4 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (3.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.17%) Puppet
7 1 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.09%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (1.09%) Nexpose
7 1 (1.09%) QRadar
7 1 (1.09%) SCCM
7 1 (1.09%) SCOM
7 1 (1.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 45 (48.91%) EMC
2 42 (45.65%) Isilon
3 37 (40.22%) VMware
4 30 (32.61%) Cisco
5 27 (29.35%) Juniper
6 26 (28.26%) Hitachi
7 16 (17.39%) Dell
8 14 (15.22%) IBM
9 13 (14.13%) HP
10 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 10 (10.87%) CheckPoint
11 10 (10.87%) F5
12 9 (9.78%) NetApp
12 9 (9.78%) SolarWinds
13 6 (6.52%) Extreme Networks
13 6 (6.52%) Vyatta
14 5 (5.43%) Foundry
14 5 (5.43%) ICL
15 4 (4.35%) Avaya
15 4 (4.35%) Fortinet