Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 889 820 906
Rank change year-on-year -69 +86 -150
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 307 378 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.49% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 225 248 318
UK median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% +2.11% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +10.47%

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 78,657 76,954 95,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.67% 43.82% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62,402 61,850 78,272
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 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 -64 292 £44,750 -10.50% 44
UK excluding London -28 224 £42,500 -5.56% 36
South East +16 96 £42,500 -15.00% 17
London -32 80 £45,000 -21.74% 8
North of England -1 50 £42,500 -5.56% 8
Midlands +1 48 £38,500 +7.69% 4
West Midlands +24 41 £38,000 +8.57% 4
Yorkshire +15 33 £42,500 -5.56% 5
East of England -14 19 £45,000 -18.18% 5
North West 0 15 £52,500 +2.94% 2
Scotland -28 11 £52,500 +5.00%
East Midlands -2 7 £40,000 +5.26%
South West -12 5 £65,000 +66.67% 2
North East - 2 £55,000 - 1
Wales 0 1 £27,000 -36.47%

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 214 (69.71%) Cisco
2 157 (51.14%) Firewall
3 147 (47.88%) Juniper
4 116 (37.79%) HP
5 115 (37.46%) VMware
6 114 (37.13%) Linux
7 111 (36.16%) Wireless
8 96 (31.27%) Windows
9 90 (29.32%) Cisco Certification
10 85 (27.69%) SAN
11 82 (26.71%) TCP/IP
12 81 (26.38%) WAN
12 81 (26.38%) ITIL
13 76 (24.76%) Microsoft
14 75 (24.43%) VMware Infrastructure
15 73 (23.78%) Data Centre
16 72 (23.45%) F5
17 67 (21.82%) LAN
18 66 (21.50%) VPN
19 65 (21.17%) CCNP
19 65 (21.17%) Dell
20 62 (20.20%) CheckPoint
21 60 (19.54%) CCNA
22 59 (19.22%) Active Directory
23 54 (17.59%) Windows Server
24 53 (17.26%) Fortinet
25 52 (16.94%) Load Balancing
25 52 (16.94%) NetApp
26 50 (16.29%) OSPF
27 48 (15.64%) Red Hat

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 18 (5.86%) Apache
2 15 (4.89%) Tomcat
3 14 (4.56%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.28%) IIS
6 6 (1.95%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.30%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.30%) Confluence
7 4 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.30%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.30%) SAS
7 4 (1.30%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.98%) CMS
9 1 (0.33%) Moodle
9 1 (0.33%) nginx
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (13.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.91%) Office 365
4 4 (1.30%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.30%) IaaS
4 4 (1.30%) PaaS
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.33%) GitHub
6 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.33%) IBM PureFlex
6 1 (0.33%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.33%) SaaS
6 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 157 (51.14%) Firewall
2 111 (36.16%) Wireless
3 85 (27.69%) SAN
4 82 (26.71%) TCP/IP
5 81 (26.38%) WAN
6 67 (21.82%) LAN
7 66 (21.50%) VPN
8 50 (16.29%) OSPF
9 47 (15.31%) Cisco ASA
10 44 (14.33%) VLAN
11 43 (14.01%) DNS
12 34 (11.07%) BGP
13 33 (10.75%) Ethernet
13 33 (10.75%) Internet
14 31 (10.10%) WLAN
15 29 (9.45%) Fibre Channel
15 29 (9.45%) NAS
16 28 (9.12%) DHCP
17 27 (8.79%) MPLS
18 25 (8.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (5.21%) MySQL
3 14 (4.56%) DB2
4 11 (3.58%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.63%) Big Data
5 5 (1.63%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.30%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.30%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.65%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.33%) Ingres
9 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (4.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.95%) Vagrant
3 5 (1.63%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.30%) HP UFT
4 4 (1.30%) JIRA
4 4 (1.30%) Selenium
4 4 (1.30%) SpecFlow
4 4 (1.30%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 45 (14.66%) Finance
2 15 (4.89%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.58%) Retail
4 10 (3.26%) Billing
5 9 (2.93%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.61%) Marketing
7 5 (1.63%) Electronics
8 3 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.65%) Advertising
9 2 (0.65%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (26.38%) Network Engineer
2 36 (11.73%) Architect
3 31 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (9.45%) Field Engineer
4 29 (9.45%) Network Field Engineer
5 27 (8.79%) Storage Engineer
6 25 (8.14%) Network Architect
7 23 (7.49%) Administrator
8 15 (4.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 15 (4.89%) Consultant
9 14 (4.56%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (4.56%) Unix Engineer
10 13 (4.23%) Team Leader
10 13 (4.23%) Windows Engineer
11 12 (3.91%) Senior Consultant
11 12 (3.91%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (3.58%) Analyst
12 11 (3.58%) Cisco Engineer
12 11 (3.58%) Network Team Leader
12 11 (3.58%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.56%) LDAP
2 6 (1.95%) Flash
3 5 (1.63%) LAMP
4 4 (1.30%) .NET
4 4 (1.30%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.30%) HTML
4 4 (1.30%) Node.js
4 4 (1.30%) React
4 4 (1.30%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 4 (1.30%) Web Services
5 2 (0.65%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (0.65%) Middleware
5 2 (0.65%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.33%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 73 (23.78%) Data Centre
2 24 (7.82%) Replication
3 12 (3.91%) EMC VNX
4 11 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.26%) Public Cloud
6 9 (2.93%) Clustering
7 8 (2.61%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.28%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (1.95%) Celerra
9 6 (1.95%) CLARiiON
9 6 (1.95%) FlexPod
9 6 (1.95%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.63%) Digital TV
10 5 (1.63%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.63%) EMC VMAX
10 5 (1.63%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.63%) Symmetrix
10 5 (1.63%) User Experience
11 4 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.98%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 114 (37.13%) Linux
2 96 (31.27%) Windows
3 54 (17.59%) Windows Server
4 40 (13.03%) Unix
5 31 (10.10%) Solaris
6 22 (7.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (4.23%) CentOS
8 13 (4.23%) Mac OS X
9 9 (2.93%) AIX
9 9 (2.93%) Data ONTAP
10 7 (2.28%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.63%) HPUX
11 5 (1.63%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.30%) Kali Linux
12 4 (1.30%) SUSE
12 4 (1.30%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (26.38%) ITIL
2 52 (16.94%) Load Balancing
3 36 (11.73%) Migration
4 32 (10.42%) Presales
4 32 (10.42%) Service Delivery
5 28 (9.12%) Mentoring
6 27 (8.79%) Project Management
7 24 (7.82%) Line Management
8 22 (7.17%) Capacity Management
8 22 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (7.17%) Network Virtualisation
9 21 (6.84%) Kalman Filter
9 21 (6.84%) Network Management
10 20 (6.51%) Performance Monitoring
11 19 (6.19%) Data Management
12 17 (5.54%) High Availability
13 16 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
14 15 (4.89%) Configuration Management
14 15 (4.89%) DevOps
14 15 (4.89%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.51%) Perl
2 18 (5.86%) Python
3 17 (5.54%) Shell Script
4 14 (4.56%) Bash Shell
4 14 (4.56%) SQL
5 11 (3.58%) PHP
5 11 (3.58%) PowerShell
6 10 (3.26%) Java
7 5 (1.63%) C
8 4 (1.30%) C#
8 4 (1.30%) C++
8 4 (1.30%) Go
8 4 (1.30%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.98%) AWK
9 3 (0.98%) Bourne shell
9 3 (0.98%) Korn
Qualifications
1 90 (29.32%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (21.17%) CCNP
3 60 (19.54%) CCNA
4 25 (8.14%) Security Cleared
5 21 (6.84%) CCIE
6 20 (6.51%) SC Cleared
7 18 (5.86%) RHCE
8 13 (4.23%) Degree
9 9 (2.93%) JNCIS
9 9 (2.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.95%) MCSE
10 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (1.63%) CCDP
11 5 (1.63%) DBS Check
11 5 (1.63%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.98%) CWNA
13 3 (0.98%) RHCSA
14 2 (0.65%) AWS Certification
14 2 (0.65%) EMCTA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.89%) SLA
2 11 (3.58%) QA
3 7 (2.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (24.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (19.22%) Active Directory
3 35 (11.40%) vSphere
4 23 (7.49%) Hyper-V
5 20 (6.51%) NFS
6 14 (4.56%) iptables
7 13 (4.23%) Samba
8 9 (2.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (2.28%) Docker
10 6 (1.95%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.95%) XenApp
11 5 (1.63%) VMware NSX
11 5 (1.63%) XenServer
12 4 (1.30%) GlusterFS
12 4 (1.30%) Job Entry Subsystem
12 4 (1.30%) Veritas File System
12 4 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (1.30%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.65%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 28 (9.12%) NetBackup
2 24 (7.82%) Nagios
3 23 (7.49%) Puppet
4 22 (7.17%) Ansible
4 22 (7.17%) Red Hat Satellite
5 19 (6.19%) Cacti
6 18 (5.86%) Oracle ZFS
7 15 (4.89%) Cisco Prime
8 14 (4.56%) SCOM
9 12 (3.91%) SCCM
10 8 (2.61%) SCVMM
10 8 (2.61%) vRealize
11 7 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (1.95%) OpenNMS
12 6 (1.95%) RANCID
13 4 (1.30%) Backup Exec
13 4 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
13 4 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (1.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 214 (69.71%) Cisco
2 147 (47.88%) Juniper
3 116 (37.79%) HP
4 115 (37.46%) VMware
5 76 (24.76%) Microsoft
6 72 (23.45%) F5
7 65 (21.17%) Dell
8 62 (20.20%) CheckPoint
9 53 (17.26%) Fortinet
10 52 (16.94%) NetApp
11 48 (15.64%) Red Hat
12 47 (15.31%) EMC
13 33 (10.75%) Citrix
14 30 (9.77%) 3PAR
15 28 (9.12%) Oracle
16 25 (8.14%) Aruba
16 25 (8.14%) Palo Alto
17 23 (7.49%) Veritas
18 20 (6.51%) SolarWinds
19 19 (6.19%) Foundry