Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 868 903
Rank change year-on-year +21 +35 -71
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 341 363 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.44% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 254 280 318
UK median annual salary £44,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £28,825 £28,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% -8.51% +2.17%

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 80478 83375 98527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.56% 43.83% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62276 67313 80223
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +1 323 £45,000 - 9
UK excluding London +1 241 £42,500 -1.16% 8
London +19 98 £52,500 -4.55% 1
South East +46 92 £47,500 -0.52% 2
North of England -3 72 £42,500 -5.56% 5
Yorkshire +40 56 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Midlands +23 48 £36,000 +2.86% 1
West Midlands +3 37 £33,743 -3.59%
East of England +3 17 £64,000 +16.36%
North West -38 14 £39,000 +2.63% 3
East Midlands +32 11 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Wales +8 11 £35,094 -17.43%
South West -10 9 £39,000 +39.29%
Scotland -9 5 £31,750 -36.50%
North East - 2 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Brocade also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Brocade.

1 251 (73.61%) Cisco
2 188 (55.13%) Firewall
3 142 (41.64%) VMware
4 141 (41.35%) Juniper
5 127 (37.24%) Linux
6 117 (34.31%) HP
7 111 (32.55%) Cisco Certification
8 108 (31.67%) Wireless
9 104 (30.50%) SAN
10 102 (29.91%) Windows
11 96 (28.15%) OSPF
12 94 (27.57%) Microsoft
13 93 (27.27%) CCNP
14 92 (26.98%) ITIL
15 91 (26.69%) Data Centre
16 85 (24.93%) VMware Infrastructure
17 84 (24.63%) Load Balancing
18 79 (23.17%) WAN
19 77 (22.58%) LAN
20 75 (21.99%) TCP/IP
21 74 (21.70%) Cisco ASA
22 73 (21.41%) Dell
22 73 (21.41%) Active Directory
23 70 (20.53%) CCNA
24 68 (19.94%) VPN
25 67 (19.65%) F5
26 65 (19.06%) VLAN
26 65 (19.06%) BGP
27 61 (17.89%) Fortinet
28 56 (16.42%) EMC

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 (4.99%) Apache
2 13 (3.81%) MS Exchange
2 13 (3.81%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.93%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.05%) IIS
6 5 (1.47%) CMS
6 5 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.47%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.17%) Confluence
7 4 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.17%) SAS
8 1 (0.29%) JBoss
8 1 (0.29%) Moodle
8 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (2.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.69%) Office 365
4 4 (1.17%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.17%) PaaS
5 3 (0.88%) IaaS
6 2 (0.59%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.29%) GitHub
7 1 (0.29%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.29%) OpenDNS
7 1 (0.29%) SaaS
7 1 (0.29%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 188 (55.13%) Firewall
2 108 (31.67%) Wireless
3 104 (30.50%) SAN
4 96 (28.15%) OSPF
5 79 (23.17%) WAN
6 77 (22.58%) LAN
7 75 (21.99%) TCP/IP
8 74 (21.70%) Cisco ASA
9 68 (19.94%) VPN
10 65 (19.06%) BGP
10 65 (19.06%) VLAN
11 55 (16.13%) DNS
12 53 (15.54%) Ethernet
13 49 (14.37%) MPLS
14 46 (13.49%) Cisco Nexus
15 39 (11.44%) SSL
16 36 (10.56%) DHCP
17 35 (10.26%) IPsec
18 34 (9.97%) NAS
19 31 (9.09%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.99%) MySQL
2 14 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 12 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (3.23%) DB2
5 6 (1.76%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.76%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.59%) OLTP
7 2 (0.59%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.59%) VLDB
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.29%) Big Data
8 1 (0.29%) Ingres
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (3.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.17%) JIRA
2 4 (1.17%) TeamCity
2 4 (1.17%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 52 (15.25%) Finance
2 16 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.81%) Billing
4 9 (2.64%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.05%) Marketing
6 6 (1.76%) Advertising
7 2 (0.59%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Automotive
8 1 (0.29%) Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 87 (25.51%) Network Engineer
2 41 (12.02%) Architect
3 30 (8.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (8.21%) Storage Engineer
5 25 (7.33%) Network Architect
6 23 (6.74%) Administrator
7 21 (6.16%) Field Engineer
7 21 (6.16%) Network Field Engineer
7 21 (6.16%) Network Specialist
8 18 (5.28%) Consultant
9 17 (4.99%) Network Team Leader
9 17 (4.99%) Team Leader
10 15 (4.40%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (4.11%) Analyst
12 13 (3.81%) Network Operations Specialist
12 13 (3.81%) Senior Network Engineer
13 12 (3.52%) Infrastructure Team Leader
13 12 (3.52%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
14 11 (3.23%) Storage Specialist
14 11 (3.23%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.76%) Web Services
2 5 (1.47%) Flash
2 5 (1.47%) LAMP
3 4 (1.17%) REST
4 2 (0.59%) Middleware
4 2 (0.59%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.29%) J2EE
5 1 (0.29%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 91 (26.69%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.16%) Replication
3 14 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.81%) FlexPod
5 9 (2.64%) EMC VNX
5 9 (2.64%) Enterprise Storage
6 8 (2.35%) Clustering
6 8 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.05%) EMC VMAX
8 6 (1.76%) HP Storage
8 6 (1.76%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.47%) Symmetrix
10 4 (1.17%) Celerra
10 4 (1.17%) CLARiiON
10 4 (1.17%) EMC Centera
10 4 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.17%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.17%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.17%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 127 (37.24%) Linux
2 102 (29.91%) Windows
3 52 (15.25%) Windows Server
4 49 (14.37%) Unix
5 21 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (6.16%) Solaris
6 12 (3.52%) Mac OS X
7 11 (3.23%) CentOS
8 9 (2.64%) Windows 10
8 9 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (2.35%) Windows 8
10 7 (2.05%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.76%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (1.17%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.88%) AIX
13 3 (0.88%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.59%) Debian
15 1 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (26.98%) ITIL
2 84 (24.63%) Load Balancing
3 52 (15.25%) Migration
4 39 (11.44%) Service Delivery
5 33 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 33 (9.68%) Presales
6 29 (8.50%) ITIL V3
7 27 (7.92%) Line Management
8 24 (7.04%) Problem Management
8 24 (7.04%) Project Management
9 22 (6.45%) SIEM
10 21 (6.16%) Network Management
11 19 (5.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (5.57%) Fault Analysis
12 18 (5.28%) Capacity Management
12 18 (5.28%) Kalman Filter
12 18 (5.28%) Network Design
13 16 (4.69%) Customer Requirements
13 16 (4.69%) Security Management
14 15 (4.40%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.57%) PowerShell
2 18 (5.28%) Python
3 16 (4.69%) Perl
4 15 (4.40%) Shell Script
4 15 (4.40%) SQL
5 13 (3.81%) Java
6 10 (2.93%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.76%) C
7 6 (1.76%) C#
8 5 (1.47%) PHP
9 4 (1.17%) AWK
9 4 (1.17%) Bourne shell
9 4 (1.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 111 (32.55%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (27.27%) CCNP
3 70 (20.53%) CCNA
4 26 (7.62%) Security Cleared
5 22 (6.45%) SC Cleared
6 18 (5.28%) CCIE
6 18 (5.28%) Degree
7 17 (4.99%) JNCIS
8 14 (4.11%) RHCE
9 12 (3.52%) DV Cleared
10 10 (2.93%) CCDP
11 9 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (2.35%) CISSP
12 8 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.76%) MCSE
14 4 (1.17%) JNCIA
14 4 (1.17%) RHCSA
14 4 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (0.88%) CCSA
15 3 (0.88%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.69%) QA
2 10 (2.93%) SLA
3 7 (2.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 85 (24.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (21.41%) Active Directory
3 40 (11.73%) Hyper-V
4 22 (6.45%) vSphere
5 18 (5.28%) NFS
6 12 (3.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (3.23%) iptables
7 11 (3.23%) Samba
7 11 (3.23%) XenApp
8 10 (2.93%) XenDesktop
9 9 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (2.35%) XenServer
11 7 (2.05%) GlusterFS
12 6 (1.76%) KVM
13 5 (1.47%) Docker
13 5 (1.47%) vCloud
13 5 (1.47%) VMware NSX
14 4 (1.17%) Job Entry Subsystem
14 4 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (1.17%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 40 (11.73%) NetBackup
2 22 (6.45%) Red Hat Satellite
3 21 (6.16%) Nagios
4 18 (5.28%) SCOM
5 17 (4.99%) Oracle ZFS
6 16 (4.69%) SCCM
7 15 (4.40%) Cacti
7 15 (4.40%) Cisco Prime
8 14 (4.11%) Puppet
9 12 (3.52%) Ansible
10 11 (3.23%) FortiGate
11 7 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (1.76%) SCVMM
12 6 (1.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 6 (1.76%) vRealize
13 5 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
14 4 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (1.17%) OpenNMS
14 4 (1.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 4 (1.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 251 (73.61%) Cisco
2 142 (41.64%) VMware
3 141 (41.35%) Juniper
4 117 (34.31%) HP
5 94 (27.57%) Microsoft
6 73 (21.41%) Dell
7 67 (19.65%) F5
8 61 (17.89%) Fortinet
9 56 (16.42%) EMC
10 55 (16.13%) CheckPoint
11 50 (14.66%) NetApp
12 49 (14.37%) Citrix
13 42 (12.32%) 3PAR
14 37 (10.85%) Palo Alto
14 37 (10.85%) Red Hat
15 31 (9.09%) Veritas
16 30 (8.80%) Avaya
17 27 (7.92%) IBM
17 27 (7.92%) Oracle
18 22 (6.45%) Genesys