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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 97 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 21 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.21% 0.49% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.75% 2.97% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 9
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
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
271 269 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.58% 16.48% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 229 235 256
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

Cisco Nexus Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (51.43%) Firewall
3 17 (48.57%) OSPF
4 15 (42.86%) BGP
5 13 (37.14%) CCNP
5 13 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (37.14%) VPN
6 12 (34.29%) CheckPoint
7 10 (28.57%) VMware
8 9 (25.71%) LAN
9 8 (22.86%) CSS
9 8 (22.86%) Windows
9 8 (22.86%) MPLS
9 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (22.86%) vSphere
9 8 (22.86%) FWSM
10 7 (20.00%) NetApp
10 7 (20.00%) Linux
11 6 (17.14%) IBM
11 6 (17.14%) WAN
11 6 (17.14%) CCIE
11 6 (17.14%) EIGRP
11 6 (17.14%) HP
11 6 (17.14%) 3PAR
11 6 (17.14%) SCCM
11 6 (17.14%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (17.14%) VLAN
12 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
12 5 (14.29%) F5
12 5 (14.29%) HSRP

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) Firewall
2 17 (48.57%) OSPF
3 15 (42.86%) BGP
4 13 (37.14%) VPN
5 9 (25.71%) LAN
6 8 (22.86%) MPLS
6 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (22.86%) FWSM
7 6 (17.14%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (17.14%) EIGRP
7 6 (17.14%) VLAN
7 6 (17.14%) WAN
8 5 (14.29%) VoIP
8 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 5 (14.29%) HSRP
9 4 (11.43%) IPsec
9 4 (11.43%) Wireless
9 4 (11.43%) DNS
9 4 (11.43%) IPv6
9 4 (11.43%) PPP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.86%) Back Office
1 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Consultant
2 12 (34.29%) Architect
3 10 (28.57%) Network Consultant
4 7 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (17.14%) Data Architect
5 6 (17.14%) Data Centre Architect
6 5 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
6 5 (14.29%) Network Architect
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Network Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 4 (11.43%) Network Design
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.71%) High Availability
5 1 (2.86%) Change Control
5 1 (2.86%) CRM
5 1 (2.86%) Use Case
5 1 (2.86%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) Perl
1 1 (2.86%) PHP
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
1 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) CCNP
1 13 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.14%) CCIE
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.71%) CCNA
3 2 (5.71%) CCDA
4 1 (2.86%) CCIP
4 1 (2.86%) RHCE
4 1 (2.86%) CCSA
4 1 (2.86%) CCSE
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) VCP4
4 1 (2.86%) NCDA
4 1 (2.86%) NCIE
4 1 (2.86%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.86%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.86%) Nagios
3 1 (2.86%) Cacti
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (34.29%) CheckPoint
3 10 (28.57%) VMware
4 7 (20.00%) NetApp
5 6 (17.14%) IBM
5 6 (17.14%) HP
5 6 (17.14%) 3PAR
6 5 (14.29%) F5
7 3 (8.57%) Juniper
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.86%) Mitel
8 1 (2.86%) Riverbed