The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 53 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 12 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.00% 2.94% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.17% 14.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 0
Average salary £46,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Cisco Nexus
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 121 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.63% 20.90% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 111 108 61
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Cisco Nexus
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Cardiff region.

Cisco Nexus Salary Trend in Cardiff

Cisco Nexus
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Cisco Nexus Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (89.66%) Firewall
3 20 (68.97%) CheckPoint
3 20 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (65.52%) LAN
4 19 (65.52%) WAN
5 18 (62.07%) CCNP
6 15 (51.72%) CCNA
7 14 (48.28%) MPLS
8 12 (41.38%) ITIL
9 11 (37.93%) VPN
9 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (34.48%) Load Balancing
10 10 (34.48%) SLA
10 10 (34.48%) BGP
10 10 (34.48%) Wireless
11 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
11 9 (31.03%) Network Management
12 8 (27.59%) F5
12 8 (27.59%) Juniper
13 6 (20.69%) OSPF
13 6 (20.69%) Internet
13 6 (20.69%) Advertising
13 6 (20.69%) IPv4
13 6 (20.69%) IPv6
14 5 (17.24%) DHCP
15 4 (13.79%) HSRP
15 4 (13.79%) DNS
16 3 (10.34%) FTP
16 3 (10.34%) CCIP

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (89.66%) Firewall
2 19 (65.52%) LAN
2 19 (65.52%) WAN
3 14 (48.28%) MPLS
4 11 (37.93%) VPN
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (34.48%) BGP
5 10 (34.48%) Wireless
6 6 (20.69%) OSPF
6 6 (20.69%) Internet
6 6 (20.69%) IPv4
6 6 (20.69%) IPv6
7 5 (17.24%) DHCP
8 4 (13.79%) HSRP
8 4 (13.79%) DNS
9 3 (10.34%) FTP
9 3 (10.34%) IPsec
9 3 (10.34%) Telnet
9 3 (10.34%) PuTTY
9 3 (10.34%) SecureCRT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (20.69%) Advertising
2 2 (6.90%) Welsh Language
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Network Engineer
2 15 (51.72%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Team Leader
3 5 (17.24%) Network Team Leader
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Network Operations Team Leader
4 3 (10.34%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Operations Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Sales Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Symmetrix
1 1 (3.45%) Clustering
1 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) Load Balancing
3 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
3 9 (31.03%) Network Management
4 2 (6.90%) Product Management
4 2 (6.90%) Time Management
4 2 (6.90%) Network Design
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (62.07%) CCNP
3 15 (51.72%) CCNA
4 3 (10.34%) CCIP
5 2 (6.90%) CISSP
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.90%) CCIE
5 2 (6.90%) CCDP
5 2 (6.90%) CNA
5 2 (6.90%) Novell Certification
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.45%) CCDA
6 1 (3.45%) Degree
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (68.97%) CheckPoint
3 8 (27.59%) F5
3 8 (27.59%) Juniper
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (6.90%) Dell
5 2 (6.90%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.45%) TOWER Software
6 1 (3.45%) EMC
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix