Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 962 865 885
Rank change year-on-year -97 +20 -1
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 183 321 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.42% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 143 243 277
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,550 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16% -9.47%

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 70,487 77,165 83,717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.83% 44.39% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 54,645 59,744 67,667
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -96 175 £47,500 +5.56% 38
UK excluding London -47 156 £47,500 +11.76% 32
South East -7 61 £47,500 -1.55% 9
North of England -18 42 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Yorkshire -7 29 £52,500 +16.67% 4
East of England +26 26 £44,000 -32.31% 5
London -35 24 £65,000 +23.81% 8
South West +8 13 £34,736 -10.93% 4
North West +4 13 £39,500 +1.28% 8
West Midlands +12 8 - -
Midlands -3 8 - -
Scotland -2 5 £36,500 +14.96%
Wales -3 3 £44,000 +25.38% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 123 (67.21%) VMware
2 111 (60.66%) Cisco
3 88 (48.09%) SAN
4 85 (46.45%) Windows
5 82 (44.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 72 (39.34%) Firewall
7 71 (38.80%) Active Directory
8 70 (38.25%) Juniper
9 65 (35.52%) Microsoft
10 63 (34.43%) Linux
11 59 (32.24%) Data Centre
12 57 (31.15%) HP
13 54 (29.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 53 (28.96%) ITIL
14 53 (28.96%) Fibre Channel
15 51 (27.87%) DNS
16 47 (25.68%) WAN
17 41 (22.40%) VPN
17 41 (22.40%) Cisco Certification
17 41 (22.40%) Amazon AWS
18 40 (21.86%) Microsoft Azure
18 40 (21.86%) Citrix
18 40 (21.86%) Wireless
18 40 (21.86%) Windows Server
19 38 (20.77%) EMC
20 34 (18.58%) Project Management
20 34 (18.58%) LAN
20 34 (18.58%) 3PAR
21 32 (17.49%) TCP/IP
22 30 (16.39%) Capacity Management

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 (8.20%) MS Exchange
2 13 (7.10%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (6.01%) Skype for Business
4 7 (3.83%) Apache
5 6 (3.28%) IIS
5 6 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.19%) nginx
7 4 (2.19%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.64%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.09%) CMS
9 2 (1.09%) Confluence
9 2 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (4.37%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (3.83%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.83%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (22.40%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (21.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (10.38%) IaaS
4 13 (7.10%) Office 365
5 11 (6.01%) PaaS
6 4 (2.19%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.19%) SaaS
7 3 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.09%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (1.09%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.09%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 88 (48.09%) SAN
2 72 (39.34%) Firewall
3 53 (28.96%) Fibre Channel
4 51 (27.87%) DNS
5 47 (25.68%) WAN
6 41 (22.40%) VPN
7 40 (21.86%) Wireless
8 34 (18.58%) LAN
9 32 (17.49%) TCP/IP
10 27 (14.75%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (14.75%) VLAN
11 21 (11.48%) OSPF
12 20 (10.93%) BGP
12 20 (10.93%) DHCP
12 20 (10.93%) WLAN
13 19 (10.38%) NAS
14 16 (8.74%) MPLS
14 16 (8.74%) VoIP
15 14 (7.65%) Ethernet
16 13 (7.10%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.92%) Big Data
3 8 (4.37%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.64%) MySQL
5 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.09%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.55%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.55%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.37%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.64%) Subversion
3 2 (1.09%) JIRA
4 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.55%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (12.02%) Finance
2 18 (9.84%) Retail
3 10 (5.46%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.37%) Electronics
5 6 (3.28%) Advertising
6 5 (2.73%) Marketing
7 4 (2.19%) Legal
7 4 (2.19%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.64%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.64%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.55%) Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Games
9 1 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (24.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (13.66%) Architect
3 19 (10.38%) Analyst
4 18 (9.84%) VMware Engineer
5 17 (9.29%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (8.74%) Network Engineer
7 15 (8.20%) Network Architect
8 13 (7.10%) Solutions Analyst
9 11 (6.01%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (6.01%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.46%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (5.46%) Administrator
10 10 (5.46%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 10 (5.46%) Senior Network Engineer
10 10 (5.46%) Storage Engineer
10 10 (5.46%) Support Engineer
10 10 (5.46%) Technical Analyst
10 10 (5.46%) Windows Engineer
10 10 (5.46%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.83%) Web Services
2 3 (1.64%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (1.64%) LAMP
3 2 (1.09%) Kafka
3 2 (1.09%) LDAP
3 2 (1.09%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.55%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.55%) REST
4 1 (0.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (32.24%) Data Centre
2 22 (12.02%) Replication
3 21 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (10.93%) EMC VNX
5 16 (8.74%) Computer Science
5 16 (8.74%) Management Information System
6 15 (8.20%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (7.10%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (4.92%) Clustering
8 9 (4.92%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (2.73%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.64%) Derivative
10 3 (1.64%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.09%) CMDB
11 2 (1.09%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.09%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.55%) PKI
12 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 85 (46.45%) Windows
2 63 (34.43%) Linux
3 40 (21.86%) Windows Server
4 27 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (14.21%) Unix
6 24 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (10.93%) CentOS
8 13 (7.10%) Solaris
9 11 (6.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (3.28%) AIX
11 5 (2.73%) HPUX
12 3 (1.64%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (1.64%) Debian
12 3 (1.64%) SUSE
12 3 (1.64%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.55%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (29.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 53 (28.96%) ITIL
3 34 (18.58%) Project Management
4 30 (16.39%) Capacity Management
5 28 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (12.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (11.48%) Customer Requirements
9 20 (10.93%) Load Balancing
9 20 (10.93%) Service Management
10 18 (9.84%) DevOps
10 18 (9.84%) Line Management
10 18 (9.84%) Service Delivery
10 18 (9.84%) Storage Management
11 16 (8.74%) Presales
11 16 (8.74%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 14 (7.65%) Change Management
12 14 (7.65%) Collaborative Working
12 14 (7.65%) Patch Management
13 13 (7.10%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.02%) PowerShell
2 15 (8.20%) SQL
3 11 (6.01%) Perl
4 6 (3.28%) Bash Shell
4 6 (3.28%) Python
5 5 (2.73%) PHP
5 5 (2.73%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.19%) AWK
6 4 (2.19%) Bourne shell
6 4 (2.19%) Korn
7 2 (1.09%) Java
8 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (22.40%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (14.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 26 (14.21%) CCNP
4 20 (10.93%) Degree
5 17 (9.29%) Security Cleared
6 15 (8.20%) CCNA
6 15 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (7.65%) EMC Certification
8 10 (5.46%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.37%) DV Cleared
10 7 (3.83%) CCDP
10 7 (3.83%) JNCIS
10 7 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (3.28%) JNCIA
11 6 (3.28%) MCSE
11 6 (3.28%) RHCE
11 6 (3.28%) RHCSA
12 5 (2.73%) MCSA
12 5 (2.73%) MCT
13 4 (2.19%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.57%) SLA
2 10 (5.46%) PMO
3 3 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (44.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (38.80%) Active Directory
3 26 (14.21%) VMware ESXi
4 25 (13.66%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (10.93%) Hyper-V
6 18 (9.84%) vSphere
7 12 (6.56%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (5.46%) XenDesktop
9 9 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (4.37%) BitLocker
10 8 (4.37%) NFS
11 7 (3.83%) Docker
11 7 (3.83%) XenApp
12 5 (2.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 5 (2.73%) VMware NSX
13 4 (2.19%) GlusterFS
14 3 (1.64%) KVM
14 3 (1.64%) vCloud
14 3 (1.64%) VMFS
14 3 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (14.21%) Puppet
2 24 (13.11%) SCCM
3 17 (9.29%) EMC VPLEX
3 17 (9.29%) vMotion
4 15 (8.20%) Nagios
5 14 (7.65%) Cisco CUCM
5 14 (7.65%) SCOM
5 14 (7.65%) vRealize
6 13 (7.10%) WSUS
7 12 (6.56%) Terraform
8 10 (5.46%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (4.92%) Microsoft Clustering
9 9 (4.92%) NetBackup
9 9 (4.92%) vCenter Server
10 8 (4.37%) PowerCLI
10 8 (4.37%) SCVMM
11 6 (3.28%) AirWatch
11 6 (3.28%) Ansible
11 6 (3.28%) FortiGate
12 5 (2.73%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 123 (67.21%) VMware
2 111 (60.66%) Cisco
3 70 (38.25%) Juniper
4 65 (35.52%) Microsoft
5 57 (31.15%) HP
6 40 (21.86%) Citrix
7 38 (20.77%) EMC
8 34 (18.58%) 3PAR
9 29 (15.85%) F5
10 26 (14.21%) Dell
11 24 (13.11%) CheckPoint
12 22 (12.02%) NetApp
12 22 (12.02%) SolarWinds
13 21 (11.48%) Avaya
14 18 (9.84%) CommVault
15 17 (9.29%) Isilon
16 16 (8.74%) Fortinet
17 15 (8.20%) McAfee
18 13 (7.10%) Oracle
18 13 (7.10%) Red Hat