The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 43 54 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 10 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.53% 0.97% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 4.48% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Cisco Nexus
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 67 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 15.90% 21.68% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 58
Average salary £52,500 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.71% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Cisco Nexus
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Bedford region.

Cisco Nexus Salary Trend in Bedford

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Nexus.

1 33 (97.06%) LAN
1 33 (97.06%) WAN
1 33 (97.06%) CCNP
1 33 (97.06%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (91.18%) Load Balancing
3 29 (85.29%) Data Centre
4 28 (82.35%) Network Security
5 27 (79.41%) Cisco
6 26 (76.47%) CCDP
7 24 (70.59%) CheckPoint
8 23 (67.65%) OSPF
8 23 (67.65%) BGP
8 23 (67.65%) Firewall
8 23 (67.65%) Spanning Tree
9 22 (64.71%) CCSE
9 22 (64.71%) CCSA
10 19 (55.88%) Network Management
11 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
12 15 (44.12%) Wireshark
12 15 (44.12%) tcpdump
13 13 (38.24%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (38.24%) MS Visio
14 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
15 11 (32.35%) Check Point Certification
16 10 (29.41%) Wireless
17 8 (23.53%) F5
18 7 (20.59%) Network Design
19 6 (17.65%) VPN
19 6 (17.65%) VLAN
19 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Nexus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (97.06%) LAN
1 33 (97.06%) WAN
2 28 (82.35%) Network Security
3 23 (67.65%) OSPF
3 23 (67.65%) BGP
3 23 (67.65%) Firewall
3 23 (67.65%) Spanning Tree
4 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 15 (44.12%) Wireshark
5 15 (44.12%) tcpdump
6 10 (29.41%) Wireless
7 6 (17.65%) VPN
7 6 (17.65%) VLAN
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (11.76%) 802.11
8 4 (11.76%) VoIP
9 2 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Consultant
2 17 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (50.00%) Network Consultant
3 13 (38.24%) Network Security Consultant
3 13 (38.24%) Security Consultant
4 7 (20.59%) Security Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Network Design Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Network Implementation Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Security Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) AWS Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Security Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (85.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Load Balancing
2 19 (55.88%) Network Management
3 13 (38.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (20.59%) Network Design
5 6 (17.65%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.94%) Time Management
8 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 33 (97.06%) CCNP
1 33 (97.06%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (76.47%) CCDP
3 22 (64.71%) CCSE
3 22 (64.71%) CCSA
4 11 (32.35%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (14.71%) CCDA
6 4 (11.76%) CCNA
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Cisco
2 24 (70.59%) CheckPoint
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 8 (23.53%) F5
5 6 (17.65%) Riverbed
5 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 4 (11.76%) VMware
6 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 4 (11.76%) IronPort
6 4 (11.76%) Sourcefire