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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 92 105 109
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 31 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.58% 1.36% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.93% 7.80% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 21
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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
391 372 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.98% 17.46% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 356 295 316
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

Cisco Nexus Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 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 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (73.08%) OSPF
2 38 (73.08%) BGP
3 35 (67.31%) Firewall
3 35 (67.31%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (61.54%) CCNP
5 31 (59.62%) CheckPoint
6 29 (55.77%) Cisco IOS
7 28 (53.85%) Spanning Tree
7 28 (53.85%) CCIE
8 24 (46.15%) Juniper
9 23 (44.23%) Network Security
10 21 (40.38%) VPN
11 20 (38.46%) McAfee
12 19 (36.54%) GAP Analysis
13 15 (28.85%) LAN
14 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
14 13 (25.00%) Data Centre
15 11 (21.15%) HSRP
15 11 (21.15%) VLAN
15 11 (21.15%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (21.15%) MPLS
16 10 (19.23%) WAN
16 10 (19.23%) CSS
16 10 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (19.23%) FWSM
17 7 (13.46%) EIGRP
17 7 (13.46%) VoIP
17 7 (13.46%) DNS
18 6 (11.54%) PPP

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (3.85%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 38 (73.08%) OSPF
1 38 (73.08%) BGP
2 35 (67.31%) Firewall
3 29 (55.77%) Cisco IOS
4 28 (53.85%) Spanning Tree
5 23 (44.23%) Network Security
6 21 (40.38%) VPN
7 15 (28.85%) LAN
8 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 11 (21.15%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (21.15%) VLAN
9 11 (21.15%) MPLS
9 11 (21.15%) HSRP
10 10 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (19.23%) FWSM
10 10 (19.23%) WAN
11 7 (13.46%) VoIP
11 7 (13.46%) DNS
11 7 (13.46%) EIGRP
12 6 (11.54%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Architect
2 11 (21.15%) Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) Network Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Network Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Network Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Network Specialist
6 5 (9.62%) Lead Network Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (5.77%) Network Support
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco Network Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Network Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Network Implementation Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Network Design Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) CSS
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) GAP Analysis
2 6 (11.54%) ITIL
2 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
2 6 (11.54%) High Availability
2 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.62%) Network Architecture
4 3 (5.77%) Network Design
5 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.92%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (67.31%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (61.54%) CCNP
3 28 (53.85%) CCIE
4 5 (9.62%) CCDP
4 5 (9.62%) Degree
5 2 (3.85%) CCNA
6 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.77%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (59.62%) CheckPoint
3 24 (46.15%) Juniper
4 20 (38.46%) McAfee
5 6 (11.54%) VMware
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago