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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 105 104 102
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 23 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.27% 0.54% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.19% 3.83% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 15
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
281 261 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.50% 14.00% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 230 235 262
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,125 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 7 May 2015.

Cisco Nexus Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (61.11%) OSPF
2 22 (61.11%) BGP
3 21 (58.33%) Firewall
3 21 (58.33%) VPN
4 14 (38.89%) LAN
5 13 (36.11%) MPLS
5 13 (36.11%) VMware
5 13 (36.11%) VLAN
5 13 (36.11%) Spanning Tree
6 12 (33.33%) HSRP
6 12 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
7 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
7 11 (30.56%) CCNP
8 10 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (25.00%) CSS
9 9 (25.00%) Load Balancing
9 9 (25.00%) FWSM
10 8 (22.22%) Windows
10 8 (22.22%) WAN
10 8 (22.22%) EIGRP
11 7 (19.44%) Wireless
11 7 (19.44%) Linux
11 7 (19.44%) ITIL
11 7 (19.44%) VoIP
11 7 (19.44%) PPP
11 7 (19.44%) DNS

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 (5.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) OSPF
1 22 (61.11%) BGP
2 21 (58.33%) Firewall
2 21 (58.33%) VPN
3 14 (38.89%) LAN
4 13 (36.11%) MPLS
4 13 (36.11%) VLAN
4 13 (36.11%) Spanning Tree
5 12 (33.33%) HSRP
5 12 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 11 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
7 10 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (25.00%) FWSM
9 8 (22.22%) WAN
9 8 (22.22%) EIGRP
10 7 (19.44%) Wireless
10 7 (19.44%) VoIP
10 7 (19.44%) PPP
10 7 (19.44%) DNS
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Architect
2 9 (25.00%) Consultant
3 8 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (19.44%) Network Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Network Consultant
4 7 (19.44%) Network Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Data Centre Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Data Architect
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) IT Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
9 1 (2.78%) Design Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco Specialist
9 1 (2.78%) Security Specialist
9 1 (2.78%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) High Availability
3 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.11%) Network Design
4 4 (11.11%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.78%) Use Case
5 1 (2.78%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) Perl
2 1 (2.78%) PHP
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (30.56%) CCNP
2 5 (13.89%) Degree
3 4 (11.11%) CCDP
4 2 (5.56%) CCIE
5 1 (2.78%) RHCE
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
1 6 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.78%) Nagios
2 1 (2.78%) Cacti
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (36.11%) VMware
3 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
4 6 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 6 (16.67%) IBM
4 6 (16.67%) NetApp
4 6 (16.67%) HP
5 5 (13.89%) F5
6 3 (8.33%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.78%) Riverbed