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 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 69 31 59
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +28
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 1 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.14% 4.22% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 20.25% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 1
Average salary £32,000 £51,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.56% -26.78%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
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
138 79 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.97% 20.84% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 118 67 56
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £37,500 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) CheckPoint
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 7 (63.64%) Wireless
4 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
4 7 (63.64%) MPLS
4 7 (63.64%) CCNP
5 6 (54.55%) CCNA
5 6 (54.55%) VPN
5 6 (54.55%) LAN
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
6 4 (36.36%) vSphere
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) Juniper
6 4 (36.36%) F5
7 3 (27.27%) Line Management
7 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) Internet
7 3 (27.27%) VoIP
7 3 (27.27%) DNS
7 3 (27.27%) SLA
7 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (27.27%) Network Management
7 3 (27.27%) Welsh Language
7 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 7 (63.64%) MPLS
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) Wireless
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) IPv4
5 2 (18.18%) IPv6
5 2 (18.18%) FTP
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (9.09%) DWDM
6 1 (9.09%) OSPF
6 1 (9.09%) BGP
General
1 3 (27.27%) Welsh Language
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Symmetrix
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
2 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Network Management
4 3 (27.27%) Line Management
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Network Design
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CCNP
3 6 (54.55%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) CCIE
5 1 (9.09%) CCDA
5 1 (9.09%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) vSphere
2 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Mitel
4 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
4 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) EMC