Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 867 976 884
Rank change year-on-year +109 -92 +18
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 189 187 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.27% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 109 146 248
UK median annual salary £54,163 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.03% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £33,750 £28,925
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -1.16%

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 58,183 70,105 77,527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.77% 42.88% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 44,277 54,323 59,943
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +111 182 £54,163 +14.03% 18
UK excluding London +86 162 £50,000 +5.26% 15
South East +91 109 £62,500 +31.58% 9
North of England +8 26 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Yorkshire -4 24 £60,000 +14.29%
London +92 23 £60,000 -11.11% 5
Midlands +37 8 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands +32 8 £45,000 - 3
East of England +55 7 £50,000 +13.64%
South West +10 7 £42,500 +22.35%
Northern Ireland -10 3 £40,000 - 1
North West +25 2 £55,000 +39.24% 1
Scotland +11 2 £26,000 -28.77% 1

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 151 (79.89%) Cisco
2 108 (57.14%) Firewall
3 100 (52.91%) Cisco Certification
4 95 (50.26%) Data Centre
5 94 (49.74%) CCNP
6 78 (41.27%) Linux
7 77 (40.74%) VMware
8 76 (40.21%) LAN
8 76 (40.21%) TCP/IP
9 66 (34.92%) Juniper
10 61 (32.28%) Problem-Solving
11 60 (31.75%) WAN
12 52 (27.51%) SAN
13 51 (26.98%) Windows
14 49 (25.93%) OSPF
14 49 (25.93%) BGP
15 48 (25.40%) Management Information System
16 47 (24.87%) Fortinet
17 44 (23.28%) JNCIS
17 44 (23.28%) Azure
18 43 (22.75%) Microsoft
19 42 (22.22%) Unix
20 41 (21.69%) Presales
21 40 (21.16%) Customer Requirements
21 40 (21.16%) HP
22 39 (20.63%) CCNA
22 39 (20.63%) Product Management
22 39 (20.63%) Meraki
23 38 (20.11%) Network Security
23 38 (20.11%) Huawei

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 6 (3.17%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.53%) IIS
2 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (17.99%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 44 (23.28%) Azure
2 35 (18.52%) AWS
3 9 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.12%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.59%) Office 365
6 1 (0.53%) IaaS
6 1 (0.53%) PaaS
6 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (57.14%) Firewall
2 76 (40.21%) LAN
2 76 (40.21%) TCP/IP
3 60 (31.75%) WAN
4 52 (27.51%) SAN
5 49 (25.93%) BGP
5 49 (25.93%) OSPF
6 38 (20.11%) Network Security
7 35 (18.52%) Internet
8 29 (15.34%) Cisco ASA
8 29 (15.34%) DNS
9 28 (14.81%) Fibre Channel
10 25 (13.23%) Wireless
11 21 (11.11%) VLAN
12 18 (9.52%) MPLS
13 15 (7.94%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (6.88%) DAB
15 12 (6.35%) RSVP
15 12 (6.35%) Software-Defined Networking
15 12 (6.35%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 14 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.29%) Finance
3 8 (4.23%) Public Sector
4 7 (3.70%) Games
5 5 (2.65%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.65%) Military
6 4 (2.12%) French Language
6 4 (2.12%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (26.98%) Network Engineer
2 40 (21.16%) Consultant
3 34 (17.99%) Security Consultant
4 33 (17.46%) Solutions Consultant
5 21 (11.11%) Architect
6 19 (10.05%) Presales Consultant
6 19 (10.05%) Security Presales Consultant
7 17 (8.99%) Senior Network Engineer
8 16 (8.47%) Administrator
8 16 (8.47%) Storage Engineer
9 15 (7.94%) Network Architect
10 12 (6.35%) Lead Network Engineer
10 12 (6.35%) Unix Administrator
11 11 (5.82%) Network Security Consultant
12 8 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (3.70%) Cisco Architect
13 7 (3.70%) Cisco Network Architect
13 7 (3.70%) Microsoft Engineer
13 7 (3.70%) Solaris Administrator
13 7 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.88%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.06%) Middleware
3 1 (0.53%) .NET
3 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.53%) REST
3 1 (0.53%) SOAP
3 1 (0.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 95 (50.26%) Data Centre
2 48 (25.40%) Management Information System
3 25 (13.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 23 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (10.05%) Replication
6 11 (5.82%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (4.23%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (3.70%) Clustering
9 7 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (3.70%) Private Cloud
10 6 (3.17%) HP StoreVirtual
11 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.06%) EMC VMAX
11 2 (1.06%) EMC VNX
11 2 (1.06%) Social Network
11 2 (1.06%) Symmetrix
12 1 (0.53%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 78 (41.27%) Linux
2 51 (26.98%) Windows
3 42 (22.22%) Unix
4 29 (15.34%) CentOS
5 26 (13.76%) Windows Server
6 20 (10.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (8.47%) Debian
7 16 (8.47%) Solaris
8 9 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.06%) zOS
11 1 (0.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.28%) Problem-Solving
2 41 (21.69%) Presales
3 40 (21.16%) Customer Requirements
4 39 (20.63%) Product Management
5 35 (18.52%) IT Strategy
6 34 (17.99%) Technical Leadership
6 34 (17.99%) Time Management
7 33 (17.46%) Customer-Centricity
7 33 (17.46%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 33 (17.46%) Strategic Roadmap
8 24 (12.70%) ITIL
9 22 (11.64%) Load Balancing
10 19 (10.05%) Network Design
11 18 (9.52%) Project Delivery
12 16 (8.47%) Network Management
13 15 (7.94%) Capacity Management
14 14 (7.41%) Migration
15 12 (6.35%) Benchmarking
15 12 (6.35%) Data Centre Operations
15 12 (6.35%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.17%) Perl
2 15 (7.94%) Shell Script
3 14 (7.41%) AWK
3 14 (7.41%) Bourne shell
3 14 (7.41%) Korn
4 12 (6.35%) SQL
5 11 (5.82%) C
6 9 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.70%) Python
8 6 (3.17%) PHP
9 3 (1.59%) Ada
9 3 (1.59%) C#
9 3 (1.59%) C++
9 3 (1.59%) Java
9 3 (1.59%) Ruby
10 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.06%) JCL
Qualifications
1 100 (52.91%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (49.74%) CCNP
3 44 (23.28%) JNCIS
4 39 (20.63%) CCNA
5 31 (16.40%) JNCIA
6 17 (8.99%) Security Cleared
7 16 (8.47%) CCDP
8 15 (7.94%) CCIE
9 13 (6.88%) Degree
10 12 (6.35%) JNCIE
11 11 (5.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (5.29%) RHCE
12 10 (5.29%) RHCSA
13 9 (4.76%) OCA
13 9 (4.76%) OCP
13 9 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
14 8 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (4.23%) SC Cleared
15 6 (3.17%) DV Cleared
15 6 (3.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (17.46%) ISO 22301
1 33 (17.46%) ISO 9001
1 33 (17.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.23%) SLA
3 3 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.06%) PMO
System Software
1 31 (16.40%) Active Directory
2 28 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (13.23%) vSphere
4 15 (7.94%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (7.94%) VMware NSX
5 14 (7.41%) Hyper-V
5 14 (7.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 10 (5.29%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (4.76%) Firmware
8 7 (3.70%) GlusterFS
9 5 (2.65%) NFS
10 2 (1.06%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.06%) SRDF
10 2 (1.06%) StorNext
10 2 (1.06%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.53%) Docker
11 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (11.11%) Nagios
2 19 (10.05%) Red Hat Satellite
3 17 (8.99%) NetBackup
4 14 (7.41%) Oracle ZFS
4 14 (7.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 13 (6.88%) SCCM
6 7 (3.70%) Ansible
6 7 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (3.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 7 (3.70%) WSUS
7 6 (3.17%) Puppet
7 6 (3.17%) vRealize
8 5 (2.65%) SCOM
9 4 (2.12%) Avamar
9 4 (2.12%) Cacti
10 3 (1.59%) OpenNMS
10 3 (1.59%) RANCID
11 2 (1.06%) AirWatch
11 2 (1.06%) EMC VPLEX
11 2 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 151 (79.89%) Cisco
2 77 (40.74%) VMware
3 66 (34.92%) Juniper
4 47 (24.87%) Fortinet
5 43 (22.75%) Microsoft
6 40 (21.16%) HP
7 39 (20.63%) Meraki
8 38 (20.11%) Huawei
9 35 (18.52%) Ruckus Wireless
10 30 (15.87%) Palo Alto
11 29 (15.34%) CheckPoint
12 21 (11.11%) Red Hat
13 19 (10.05%) 3PAR
14 17 (8.99%) Citrix
15 16 (8.47%) EMC
15 16 (8.47%) Oracle
15 16 (8.47%) Veritas
16 15 (7.94%) Riverbed
17 14 (7.41%) Centrify
17 14 (7.41%) Sun