Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 287 304 315
Rank change year-on-year +17 +11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Brocade 38 38 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.33% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.73% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 7
West Midlands median annual salary £33,743 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.59% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £33,950 £29,600
90th Percentile £55,000 £35,000 £40,100
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% -0.99%

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 advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4724 5238 5094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.64% 45.83% 46.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3660 3847 4237
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Brocade as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Brocade in the West Midlands

Brocade
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Brocade in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Brocade in the West Midlands

Brocade
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Brocade in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Brocade in the West Midlands

Brocade
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
Birmingham +33 37 £33,871 -
Coventry +14 1 £33,000 -25.00%
Brocade
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 33 (86.84%) F5
2 32 (84.21%) HP
2 32 (84.21%) Fortinet
3 30 (78.95%) Cisco
4 29 (76.32%) Data Centre
5 28 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (71.05%) CheckPoint
6 27 (71.05%) Service Delivery
6 27 (71.05%) Line Management
7 21 (55.26%) Firewall
7 21 (55.26%) Project Management
7 21 (55.26%) CCNP
7 21 (55.26%) ITIL
8 20 (52.63%) ITIL V3
8 20 (52.63%) Load Balancing
8 20 (52.63%) Presales
9 19 (50.00%) VPN
10 18 (47.37%) Aruba
11 17 (44.74%) SSL
11 17 (44.74%) Network Design
12 16 (42.11%) VLAN
12 16 (42.11%) Wireless
12 16 (42.11%) WAN
12 16 (42.11%) Juniper
12 16 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (39.47%) Migration
14 14 (36.84%) Billing
14 14 (36.84%) Sourcefire
14 14 (36.84%) IPsec
14 14 (36.84%) Security Management

Brocade
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) Firewall
2 19 (50.00%) VPN
3 17 (44.74%) SSL
4 16 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (42.11%) VLAN
4 16 (42.11%) WAN
4 16 (42.11%) Wireless
5 14 (36.84%) BGP
5 14 (36.84%) Cisco ISE
5 14 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (36.84%) Ethernet
5 14 (36.84%) IPsec
5 14 (36.84%) MPLS
5 14 (36.84%) Network Security
5 14 (36.84%) OSPF
5 14 (36.84%) SNMP
5 14 (36.84%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (10.53%) NAS
6 4 (10.53%) SAN
General
1 14 (36.84%) Billing
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Architect
1 8 (21.05%) Network Architect
2 5 (13.16%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Juniper Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Junior
6 1 (2.63%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Junior Network Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 29 (76.32%) Data Centre
2 14 (36.84%) FlexPod
3 4 (10.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Line Management
1 27 (71.05%) Service Delivery
2 21 (55.26%) ITIL
2 21 (55.26%) Project Management
3 20 (52.63%) ITIL V3
3 20 (52.63%) Load Balancing
3 20 (52.63%) Presales
4 17 (44.74%) Network Design
5 15 (39.47%) Migration
6 14 (36.84%) Application Performance Management
6 14 (36.84%) Converged Infrastructure
6 14 (36.84%) Mentoring
6 14 (36.84%) Performance Management
6 14 (36.84%) Security Management
6 14 (36.84%) SIEM
6 14 (36.84%) Time Management
7 13 (34.21%) Network Virtualisation
8 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
9 6 (15.79%) Service Management
10 4 (10.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (55.26%) CCNP
3 8 (21.05%) CCNA
4 2 (5.26%) Postgraduate
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.53%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (15.79%) SCVMM
3 4 (10.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) F5
2 32 (84.21%) Fortinet
2 32 (84.21%) HP
3 30 (78.95%) Cisco
4 27 (71.05%) CheckPoint
5 18 (47.37%) Aruba
6 16 (42.11%) Juniper
7 14 (36.84%) Meraki
7 14 (36.84%) SolarWinds
7 14 (36.84%) Sourcefire
8 11 (28.95%) VMware
9 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.42%) Huawei
11 6 (15.79%) BMC
11 6 (15.79%) Citrix
12 4 (10.53%) CommVault
12 4 (10.53%) Dell
12 4 (10.53%) EMC
12 4 (10.53%) Veeam
13 2 (5.26%) Meru Networks