Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 974 912 947
Rank change year-on-year -62 +35 -47
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 184 288 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.37% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 140 211 293
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,625 £73,750 £70,200
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,050 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.67% +5.88% -10.53%

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 74,249 78,553 87,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.94% 44.57% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 57,570 61,142 71,453
UK median annual salary £49,875 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -66 172 £51,775 +7.86% 25
UK excluding London -26 162 £52,050 +15.67% 20
South East -5 58 £52,500 +10.53% 7
North of England -6 32 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East of England +33 30 £57,500 -11.54% 2
Yorkshire -3 25 £52,500 +16.67% 1
West Midlands +34 20 £67,500 +92.86%
Midlands +5 20 £67,500 +68.75% 1
London -47 19 £45,000 -12.20% 8
South West +11 12 £34,736 -10.93% 2
North West +16 7 £39,500 +1.28% 4
Scotland -9 6 £36,500 -27.00% 2
Wales -1 3 £44,000 +25.38%
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (66.85%) VMware
2 110 (59.78%) Cisco
3 98 (53.26%) SAN
4 77 (41.85%) Windows
5 73 (39.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 69 (37.50%) Firewall
7 66 (35.87%) Juniper
8 64 (34.78%) HP
9 62 (33.70%) Linux
10 61 (33.15%) Data Centre
11 60 (32.61%) Active Directory
12 57 (30.98%) ITIL
13 54 (29.35%) WAN
14 52 (28.26%) Microsoft
15 45 (24.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 44 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
16 44 (23.91%) Fibre Channel
17 43 (23.37%) EMC
17 43 (23.37%) Wireless
18 41 (22.28%) VPN
19 40 (21.74%) Project Management
20 37 (20.11%) Cisco Certification
20 37 (20.11%) Citrix
20 37 (20.11%) 3PAR
20 37 (20.11%) Microsoft Azure
21 34 (18.48%) F5
21 34 (18.48%) DNS
21 34 (18.48%) Unix
22 32 (17.39%) LAN
23 31 (16.85%) Dell

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 17 (9.24%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.89%) Skype for Business
5 7 (3.80%) IIS
6 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.72%) Apache
8 4 (2.17%) nginx
9 3 (1.63%) Confluence
9 3 (1.63%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.09%) CMS
10 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (20.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.15%) IaaS
4 12 (6.52%) Office 365
5 8 (4.35%) PaaS
6 5 (2.72%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (1.63%) SaaS
8 2 (1.09%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.09%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.09%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 98 (53.26%) SAN
2 69 (37.50%) Firewall
3 54 (29.35%) WAN
4 44 (23.91%) Fibre Channel
5 43 (23.37%) Wireless
6 41 (22.28%) VPN
7 34 (18.48%) DNS
8 32 (17.39%) LAN
9 26 (14.13%) NAS
10 23 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (11.41%) VLAN
12 20 (10.87%) TCP/IP
13 17 (9.24%) WLAN
14 15 (8.15%) DHCP
14 15 (8.15%) OSPF
15 14 (7.61%) BGP
16 12 (6.52%) Wireshark
17 11 (5.98%) MPLS
18 10 (5.43%) DAB
18 10 (5.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.80%) Big Data
3 6 (3.26%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (3.26%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.63%) MySQL
5 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.54%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.54%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.63%) JIRA
4 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.09%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 19 (10.33%) Finance
2 17 (9.24%) Retail
3 14 (7.61%) Advertising
4 9 (4.89%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.17%) Legal
5 4 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.63%) Electronics
6 3 (1.63%) Marketing
7 2 (1.09%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.54%) Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Games
8 1 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (20.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (15.76%) Architect
3 20 (10.87%) VMware Engineer
4 19 (10.33%) Network Architect
4 19 (10.33%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (9.78%) Storage Engineer
6 16 (8.70%) Analyst
7 14 (7.61%) Network Engineer
8 13 (7.07%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 13 (7.07%) Solutions Analyst
9 12 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (5.98%) Support Engineer
11 10 (5.43%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (4.89%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (4.89%) Storage Specialist
13 8 (4.35%) AWS Specialist
13 8 (4.35%) Linux Specialist
13 8 (4.35%) Unix Specialist
13 8 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
13 8 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.17%) Web Services
2 3 (1.63%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (1.63%) LAMP
3 2 (1.09%) LDAP
3 2 (1.09%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (1.09%) Middleware
4 1 (0.54%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.54%) JSON
4 1 (0.54%) REST
4 1 (0.54%) RESTful
4 1 (0.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (33.15%) Data Centre
2 25 (13.59%) EMC VNX
2 25 (13.59%) Replication
3 24 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (9.24%) Enterprise Storage
6 16 (8.70%) Computer Science
7 14 (7.61%) HP Storage
8 12 (6.52%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (5.98%) Management Information System
10 7 (3.80%) Clustering
11 4 (2.17%) EMC VMAX
12 2 (1.09%) CMDB
12 2 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (1.09%) Driving Licence
12 2 (1.09%) FlexPod
12 2 (1.09%) IBM XIV
13 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.54%) PKI
13 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (41.85%) Windows
2 62 (33.70%) Linux
3 34 (18.48%) Unix
4 27 (14.67%) Windows Server
5 21 (11.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (8.70%) CentOS
7 15 (8.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (7.61%) HPUX
8 14 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (6.52%) Solaris
10 6 (3.26%) AIX
11 4 (2.17%) Windows 10
12 3 (1.63%) SUSE
12 3 (1.63%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.09%) Kali Linux
13 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.54%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (30.98%) ITIL
2 45 (24.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 40 (21.74%) Project Management
4 31 (16.85%) Capacity Management
5 28 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
5 28 (15.22%) Storage Management
6 25 (13.59%) Service Delivery
7 23 (12.50%) Line Management
8 21 (11.41%) Service Management
9 20 (10.87%) Presales
10 19 (10.33%) Capacity Planning
10 19 (10.33%) Load Balancing
10 19 (10.33%) Migration
11 16 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (8.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 15 (8.15%) DevOps
12 15 (8.15%) Network Virtualisation
12 15 (8.15%) Patch Management
13 14 (7.61%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.41%) PowerShell
2 10 (5.43%) Perl
3 9 (4.89%) SQL
4 5 (2.72%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.72%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.17%) AWK
5 4 (2.17%) Bourne shell
5 4 (2.17%) Korn
5 4 (2.17%) Python
6 3 (1.63%) PHP
7 2 (1.09%) Java
8 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (20.11%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (13.59%) CCNP
3 23 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (11.41%) Degree
5 20 (10.87%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (8.15%) Security Cleared
7 14 (7.61%) EMC Certification
8 12 (6.52%) CCNA
9 11 (5.98%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (2.17%) CCIE
11 4 (2.17%) MCSE
11 4 (2.17%) MCT
11 4 (2.17%) OCA
11 4 (2.17%) OCP
11 4 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (2.17%) RHCE
11 4 (2.17%) RHCSA
12 3 (1.63%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.63%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.24%) SLA
2 10 (5.43%) PMO
3 2 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 73 (39.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (32.61%) Active Directory
3 27 (14.67%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (11.96%) Hyper-V
5 20 (10.87%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (7.61%) Virtual Servers
7 13 (7.07%) vSphere
8 8 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 6 (3.26%) XenApp
10 5 (2.72%) Docker
11 4 (2.17%) GlusterFS
11 4 (2.17%) NFS
11 4 (2.17%) VMware NSX
12 3 (1.63%) BitLocker
12 3 (1.63%) KVM
12 3 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (1.63%) vCloud
12 3 (1.63%) Xen
12 3 (1.63%) XenDesktop
13 2 (1.09%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (10.87%) Puppet
2 18 (9.78%) EMC VPLEX
2 18 (9.78%) SCCM
2 18 (9.78%) vMotion
3 16 (8.70%) HP Data Protector
4 14 (7.61%) Cisco CUCM
4 14 (7.61%) vRealize
5 13 (7.07%) NetBackup
5 13 (7.07%) Terraform
5 13 (7.07%) WSUS
6 11 (5.98%) SCVMM
7 8 (4.35%) Ansible
7 8 (4.35%) Nagios
7 8 (4.35%) SCOM
8 7 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (3.80%) vCenter Server
9 6 (3.26%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (2.72%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (2.72%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 123 (66.85%) VMware
2 110 (59.78%) Cisco
3 66 (35.87%) Juniper
4 64 (34.78%) HP
5 52 (28.26%) Microsoft
6 43 (23.37%) EMC
7 37 (20.11%) 3PAR
7 37 (20.11%) Citrix
8 34 (18.48%) F5
9 31 (16.85%) Dell
10 27 (14.67%) CheckPoint
11 22 (11.96%) Fortinet
12 20 (10.87%) CommVault
13 19 (10.33%) Isilon
14 18 (9.78%) Avaya
14 18 (9.78%) NetApp
14 18 (9.78%) Oracle
14 18 (9.78%) SolarWinds
15 15 (8.15%) IBM
15 15 (8.15%) McAfee