The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 208 257 234
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -23
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 27 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.16% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.42% 1.00% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 21
Average salary £40,375 £39,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.86% +30.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,560 £56,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Cisco Nexus
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
790 1097 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.28% 15.85% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 653 901 798
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cisco Nexus
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cisco Nexus Salary Trend in the North West

Cisco Nexus
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +32 20 £41,375 +5.41%
Merseyside - 4 £39,200 -
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 64 (100.00%) Cisco
2 56 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (64.06%) LAN
4 40 (62.50%) CCIE
4 40 (62.50%) CCNP
5 38 (59.38%) Load Balancing
6 36 (56.25%) OSPF
7 33 (51.56%) Firewall
7 33 (51.56%) DNS
8 32 (50.00%) BGP
8 32 (50.00%) Network Security
9 30 (46.88%) VLAN
10 28 (43.75%) TCP/IP
10 28 (43.75%) DHCP
11 27 (42.19%) SSL
11 27 (42.19%) iSCSI
12 25 (39.06%) FCoE
12 25 (39.06%) Fibre Channel
12 25 (39.06%) F5
12 25 (39.06%) HTTP
12 25 (39.06%) Citrix
12 25 (39.06%) E-Commerce
12 25 (39.06%) Hybrid Cloud
13 21 (32.81%) CheckPoint
14 20 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 16 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (23.44%) Cisco PIX
17 14 (21.88%) Windows
17 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
18 13 (20.31%) ITIL

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
2 9 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (14.06%) MS Exchange
3 8 (12.50%) IIS
3 8 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (64.06%) LAN
2 36 (56.25%) OSPF
3 33 (51.56%) DNS
3 33 (51.56%) Firewall
4 32 (50.00%) BGP
4 32 (50.00%) Network Security
5 30 (46.88%) VLAN
6 28 (43.75%) DHCP
6 28 (43.75%) TCP/IP
7 27 (42.19%) iSCSI
7 27 (42.19%) SSL
8 25 (39.06%) FCoE
8 25 (39.06%) Fibre Channel
8 25 (39.06%) HTTP
9 20 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 16 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (23.44%) Cisco PIX
12 13 (20.31%) Wireless
13 8 (12.50%) IPsec
13 8 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.13%) Legal
2 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (70.31%) Network Engineer
2 34 (53.13%) Network Security Engineer
2 34 (53.13%) Security Engineer
3 28 (43.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 27 (42.19%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 27 (42.19%) Senior Security Engineer
5 10 (15.63%) Project Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) Project Support Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) Support Engineer
8 7 (10.94%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 5 (7.81%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 5 (7.81%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 5 (7.81%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (7.81%) Technical Engineer
10 5 (7.81%) Technical Support
10 5 (7.81%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.06%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (12.50%) FlexPod
3 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.13%) Life Science
5 1 (1.56%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (14.06%) Windows Server
5 8 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
5 8 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 8 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (59.38%) Load Balancing
2 25 (39.06%) E-Commerce
3 13 (20.31%) ITIL
3 13 (20.31%) PRINCE2
4 11 (17.19%) Network Management
5 10 (15.63%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.50%) Coaching
6 8 (12.50%) ITIL V2
7 6 (9.38%) Network Design
8 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.69%) High Availability
10 2 (3.13%) Change Management
10 2 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (3.13%) Low Latency
10 2 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.13%) Security Patching
10 2 (3.13%) Service Continuity Management
10 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.13%) Service Management
10 2 (3.13%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (62.50%) CCIE
2 40 (62.50%) CCNP
3 13 (20.31%) CCSE
4 12 (18.75%) CCNA
5 9 (14.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (12.50%) MCTS
6 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (12.50%) NCDA
7 7 (10.94%) Degree
8 6 (9.38%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (7.81%) CCSA
9 5 (7.81%) HND
10 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.63%) vSphere
3 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (12.50%) SCCM
1 8 (12.50%) SCOM
1 8 (12.50%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (39.06%) Citrix
2 25 (39.06%) F5
3 21 (32.81%) CheckPoint
4 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 13 (20.31%) VMware
6 11 (17.19%) SolarWinds
7 9 (14.06%) NetApp
8 8 (12.50%) Intel Security
9 6 (9.38%) Brocade
10 5 (7.81%) NetScout
11 4 (6.25%) HP
12 2 (3.13%) Juniper
13 1 (1.56%) Dell
13 1 (1.56%) Hitachi
13 1 (1.56%) Riverbed