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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 103 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 18 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.00% 0.27% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.38% 1.38% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 11
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
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
282 290 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.64% 19.85% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 252 247 258
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 February 2015.

Cisco Nexus Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (53.19%) VMware
3 24 (51.06%) NetApp
4 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (40.43%) CCNP
5 18 (38.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (36.17%) VTSP
7 16 (34.04%) Hyper-V
7 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
8 14 (29.79%) Firewall
8 14 (29.79%) vSphere
9 13 (27.66%) OSPF
9 13 (27.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (25.53%) HP
10 12 (25.53%) Citrix
10 12 (25.53%) IBM
10 12 (25.53%) NCDA
10 12 (25.53%) NCIE
10 12 (25.53%) FlexPod
11 11 (23.40%) 3PAR
11 11 (23.40%) CheckPoint
11 11 (23.40%) BGP
12 10 (21.28%) CCA
12 10 (21.28%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (21.28%) EMC
12 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
12 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
12 10 (21.28%) vCloud
12 10 (21.28%) WAAS
12 10 (21.28%) XenDesktop

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
1 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) Firewall
2 13 (27.66%) OSPF
3 11 (23.40%) BGP
4 10 (21.28%) WAAS
5 8 (17.02%) VPN
6 7 (14.89%) LAN
6 7 (14.89%) MPLS
7 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (10.64%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (10.64%) IPsec
8 5 (10.64%) EIGRP
8 5 (10.64%) WAN
8 5 (10.64%) FWSM
9 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
9 4 (8.51%) IPv6
9 4 (8.51%) VLAN
9 4 (8.51%) Network Security
10 3 (6.38%) Wireless
10 3 (6.38%) SSL
10 3 (6.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.13%) Back Office
1 1 (2.13%) Law
1 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Consultant
2 20 (42.55%) Architect
3 12 (25.53%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (19.15%) Network Consultant
5 8 (17.02%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 7 (14.89%) FlexPod Consultant
7 6 (12.77%) Data Architect
7 6 (12.77%) Network Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Data Centre Architect
8 5 (10.64%) Technology Consultant
8 5 (10.64%) Cisco Consultant
8 5 (10.64%) Virtualisation Architect
8 5 (10.64%) Storage Architect
8 5 (10.64%) Storage Solutions Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Implementation Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Network Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Cisco Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) FlexPod
2 5 (10.64%) CLARiiON
2 5 (10.64%) Celerra
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.38%) Network Design
1 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (4.26%) Migration
2 2 (4.26%) Network Management
2 2 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (2.13%) Change Control
3 1 (2.13%) Data Management
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL
3 1 (2.13%) CRM
3 1 (2.13%) Use Case
3 1 (2.13%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.13%) Perl
2 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) CCNP
1 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (36.17%) VTSP
3 13 (27.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (25.53%) NCDA
4 12 (25.53%) NCIE
5 10 (21.28%) CCA
5 10 (21.28%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (19.15%) MCSE
6 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (19.15%) MCITP
7 6 (12.77%) CCIE
7 6 (12.77%) VCAP
7 6 (12.77%) CCDP
8 5 (10.64%) MCTS
8 5 (10.64%) CCEE
8 5 (10.64%) CCIA
8 5 (10.64%) CCEA
9 2 (4.26%) CCNA
9 2 (4.26%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (38.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (34.04%) Hyper-V
3 14 (29.79%) vSphere
4 10 (21.28%) vCloud
4 10 (21.28%) XenDesktop
4 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.13%) Cacti
3 1 (2.13%) Legato
3 1 (2.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (53.19%) VMware
3 24 (51.06%) NetApp
4 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
5 12 (25.53%) HP
5 12 (25.53%) IBM
5 12 (25.53%) Citrix
6 11 (23.40%) CheckPoint
6 11 (23.40%) 3PAR
7 10 (21.28%) EMC
8 5 (10.64%) F5
9 3 (6.38%) Juniper
10 1 (2.13%) CommVault
10 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.13%) Symantec
10 1 (2.13%) Mitel
10 1 (2.13%) Riverbed