The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 99 94 108
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 32 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.59% 1.29% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.79% 7.56% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 19
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £45,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Cisco Nexus
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
411 344 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.37% 17.09% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 377 286 279
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £63,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Nexus Salary Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Cisco Nexus Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 57 (100.00%) Cisco
2 39 (68.42%) OSPF
2 39 (68.42%) BGP
3 38 (66.67%) Firewall
4 34 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (56.14%) CheckPoint
6 31 (54.39%) CCNP
7 28 (49.12%) Spanning Tree
8 27 (47.37%) Cisco IOS
9 25 (43.86%) CCIE
10 24 (42.11%) VPN
11 23 (40.35%) Juniper
12 20 (35.09%) Network Security
13 18 (31.58%) Data Centre
14 17 (29.82%) McAfee
15 16 (28.07%) GAP Analysis
16 15 (26.32%) LAN
17 13 (22.81%) CSS
17 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
17 13 (22.81%) FWSM
18 11 (19.30%) Cisco ASA
18 11 (19.30%) Wi-Fi
18 11 (19.30%) VLAN
18 11 (19.30%) MPLS
18 11 (19.30%) HSRP
19 10 (17.54%) WAN
20 9 (15.79%) VMware
21 8 (14.04%) Load Balancing
21 8 (14.04%) FortiGate
22 7 (12.28%) EIGRP

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.51%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 39 (68.42%) OSPF
1 39 (68.42%) BGP
2 38 (66.67%) Firewall
3 28 (49.12%) Spanning Tree
4 27 (47.37%) Cisco IOS
5 24 (42.11%) VPN
6 20 (35.09%) Network Security
7 15 (26.32%) LAN
8 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
8 13 (22.81%) FWSM
9 11 (19.30%) HSRP
9 11 (19.30%) MPLS
9 11 (19.30%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (19.30%) VLAN
9 11 (19.30%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (17.54%) WAN
11 7 (12.28%) VoIP
11 7 (12.28%) DNS
11 7 (12.28%) EIGRP
12 6 (10.53%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
2 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) Architect
3 12 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (19.30%) Analyst
5 10 (17.54%) Network Analyst
5 10 (17.54%) Network Architect
6 9 (15.79%) Network Consultant
6 9 (15.79%) Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Network Specialist
8 4 (7.02%) Lead Network Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Network Support Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Data Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Data Centre Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
9 3 (5.26%) Cisco Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Cisco Network Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) CSS
2 2 (3.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) GAP Analysis
2 8 (14.04%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.53%) High Availability
3 6 (10.53%) ITIL
3 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.77%) Network Architecture
5 3 (5.26%) Network Design
6 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.75%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (54.39%) CCNP
3 25 (43.86%) CCIE
4 5 (8.77%) CCDP
4 5 (8.77%) Degree
5 2 (3.51%) CCNA
6 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (56.14%) CheckPoint
3 23 (40.35%) Juniper
4 17 (29.82%) McAfee
5 9 (15.79%) VMware
6 3 (5.26%) 3PAR
6 3 (5.26%) IBM
6 3 (5.26%) HP
6 3 (5.26%) NetApp
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle
7 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.51%) F5