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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 100 114 105
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 33 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.40% 0.62% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 3.67% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 4
Average salary £58,750 £42,500 £53,374
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.23% -20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
418 354 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.73% 16.99% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 336 323 277
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £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 22 October 2014.

Cisco Nexus Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 58 (100.00%) Cisco
2 34 (58.62%) NetApp
2 34 (58.62%) VMware
2 34 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (56.90%) VTSP
4 28 (48.28%) NCDA
4 28 (48.28%) NCIE
4 28 (48.28%) Hyper-V
4 28 (48.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 28 (48.28%) Citrix
4 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
5 25 (43.10%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (39.66%) CCNP
7 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
7 22 (37.93%) EMC
7 22 (37.93%) CCA
7 22 (37.93%) Citrix Certification
7 22 (37.93%) Active Directory
7 22 (37.93%) XenDesktop
7 22 (37.93%) WAAS
7 22 (37.93%) vCloud
8 21 (36.21%) FlexPod
9 18 (31.03%) vSphere
10 17 (29.31%) VCAP
11 16 (27.59%) Network Security
11 16 (27.59%) MCITP
11 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (27.59%) MCSE
12 15 (25.86%) LAN
13 14 (24.14%) MPLS

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
1 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (10.34%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.93%) WAAS
2 16 (27.59%) Network Security
3 15 (25.86%) LAN
4 14 (24.14%) MPLS
5 13 (22.41%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (22.41%) OSPF
6 12 (20.69%) WAN
7 11 (18.97%) VPLS
7 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
7 11 (18.97%) IPsec
7 11 (18.97%) BGP
7 11 (18.97%) EIGRP
7 11 (18.97%) Firewall
8 6 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (8.62%) Wireless
10 2 (3.45%) WLAN
10 2 (3.45%) IPv6
10 2 (3.45%) Wireless Security
11 1 (1.72%) DWDM
11 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (17.24%) Legal
2 1 (1.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Consultant
2 21 (36.21%) Architect
3 15 (25.86%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (24.14%) FlexPod Consultant
5 13 (22.41%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 12 (20.69%) Virtualisation Architect
6 12 (20.69%) Storage Architect
6 12 (20.69%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 11 (18.97%) Network Security Analyst
7 11 (18.97%) Network Analyst
7 11 (18.97%) Security Engineer
7 11 (18.97%) Security Analyst
7 11 (18.97%) Analyst
7 11 (18.97%) Network Engineer
8 10 (17.24%) Network Security Engineer
8 10 (17.24%) Technology Consultant
9 6 (10.34%) Cisco Consultant
10 5 (8.62%) Storage Consultant
10 5 (8.62%) Network Consultant
11 4 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) FlexPod
2 12 (20.69%) CLARiiON
2 12 (20.69%) Celerra
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
1 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (10.34%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Network Management
2 3 (5.17%) Data Management
3 2 (3.45%) Network Design
4 1 (1.72%) Time Management
4 1 (1.72%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (56.90%) VTSP
2 28 (48.28%) NCDA
2 28 (48.28%) NCIE
2 28 (48.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 25 (43.10%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (39.66%) CCNP
5 22 (37.93%) CCA
5 22 (37.93%) Citrix Certification
6 17 (29.31%) VCAP
7 16 (27.59%) MCITP
7 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (27.59%) MCSE
8 12 (20.69%) CCEA
8 12 (20.69%) MCTS
8 12 (20.69%) CCIA
9 11 (18.97%) CCSE
9 11 (18.97%) CCSA
10 10 (17.24%) CCEE
11 7 (12.07%) CCIE
12 6 (10.34%) CCDP
System Software
1 34 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (48.28%) Hyper-V
3 22 (37.93%) Active Directory
3 22 (37.93%) XenDesktop
3 22 (37.93%) vCloud
4 18 (31.03%) vSphere
5 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Legato
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco
2 34 (58.62%) NetApp
2 34 (58.62%) VMware
3 28 (48.28%) Citrix
3 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
4 22 (37.93%) EMC
5 12 (20.69%) 3PAR
6 11 (18.97%) CheckPoint
7 6 (10.34%) HP
7 6 (10.34%) IBM
8 3 (5.17%) Symantec
8 3 (5.17%) CommVault