The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 49 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 18 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.69% 3.70% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.77% 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 0
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 110 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.08% 20.37% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 121 89 55
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco Nexus
South Wales

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 14 July 2014.

Cisco Nexus Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (84.85%) Firewall
3 19 (57.58%) CheckPoint
4 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (51.52%) CCNP
6 16 (48.48%) LAN
6 16 (48.48%) WAN
6 16 (48.48%) BGP
7 13 (39.39%) Advertising
7 13 (39.39%) MPLS
7 13 (39.39%) CCNA
7 13 (39.39%) Juniper
8 12 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (33.33%) HSRP
10 9 (27.27%) VPN
11 8 (24.24%) ITIL
11 8 (24.24%) Load Balancing
11 8 (24.24%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (21.21%) Network Management
12 7 (21.21%) Network Security
12 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
12 7 (21.21%) Wireless
12 7 (21.21%) NetScreen
12 7 (21.21%) SLA
13 6 (18.18%) VMware
13 6 (18.18%) DHCP
14 5 (15.15%) CCIP
14 5 (15.15%) SSH
14 5 (15.15%) Telnet
14 5 (15.15%) OSPF

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (84.85%) Firewall
2 16 (48.48%) LAN
2 16 (48.48%) WAN
2 16 (48.48%) BGP
3 13 (39.39%) MPLS
4 12 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (33.33%) HSRP
6 9 (27.27%) VPN
7 7 (21.21%) NetScreen
7 7 (21.21%) Wireless
7 7 (21.21%) Network Security
8 6 (18.18%) DHCP
9 5 (15.15%) Telnet
9 5 (15.15%) OSPF
9 5 (15.15%) Internet
9 5 (15.15%) SSH
9 5 (15.15%) PuTTY
9 5 (15.15%) SecureCRT
10 4 (12.12%) IPv4
10 4 (12.12%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (39.39%) Advertising
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Network Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Team Leader
3 7 (21.21%) Network Team Leader
4 3 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Operations Team Leader
4 3 (9.09%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Network Operations Team Leader
5 1 (3.03%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (3.03%) Sales Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Network Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) UNIX
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
1 8 (24.24%) Load Balancing
2 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
2 7 (21.21%) Network Management
3 1 (3.03%) Network Design
3 1 (3.03%) Time Management
3 1 (3.03%) Product Management
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.03%) CRM
3 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (51.52%) CCNP
3 13 (39.39%) CCNA
4 5 (15.15%) CCIP
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (9.09%) VCP5
6 2 (6.06%) CCDP
7 1 (3.03%) CISSP
7 1 (3.03%) CNA
7 1 (3.03%) Novell Certification
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.03%) CCIE
7 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (57.58%) CheckPoint
3 13 (39.39%) Juniper
4 6 (18.18%) VMware
5 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
6 4 (12.12%) F5
6 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.09%) Capita
7 3 (9.09%) Brocade
8 2 (6.06%) NetApp
9 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (3.03%) Symantec
9 1 (3.03%) HP
9 1 (3.03%) Dell
9 1 (3.03%) Citrix