The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 83 75 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 10 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.89% 2.03% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.67% 11.89% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 10
Average salary £46,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -4.76%
Cisco Nexus
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 South Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
214 185 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.02% 17.03% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 202 166 162
Average salary £38,400 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.71% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cisco Nexus
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco Nexus Salary Trend in South Wales

Cisco Nexus
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cisco Nexus Salary Histogram in South Wales

Cisco Nexus
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Newport +15 6 £46,000 -9.80%
Cardiff -14 4 £32,000 -39.04%
Cisco Nexus
Wales

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 24 (80.00%) Cisco
1 24 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 18 (60.00%) WAN
3 18 (60.00%) Firewall
4 16 (53.33%) CCNP
4 16 (53.33%) CCNA
5 15 (50.00%) LAN
5 15 (50.00%) Wireless
6 14 (46.67%) Service Delivery
7 13 (43.33%) ITIL
8 12 (40.00%) SLA
9 11 (36.67%) Network Management
10 9 (30.00%) MPLS
10 9 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (26.67%) VPN
11 8 (26.67%) CCIE
11 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
12 6 (20.00%) Juniper
13 5 (16.67%) F5
14 4 (13.33%) Welsh Language
14 4 (13.33%) vSphere
15 3 (10.00%) VoIP
15 3 (10.00%) DNS
15 3 (10.00%) IPv4
15 3 (10.00%) IPv6
15 3 (10.00%) Citrix
15 3 (10.00%) Internet
15 3 (10.00%) BGP
15 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) SAS
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) WAN
1 18 (60.00%) Firewall
2 15 (50.00%) Wireless
2 15 (50.00%) LAN
3 9 (30.00%) MPLS
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (26.67%) VPN
5 3 (10.00%) DNS
5 3 (10.00%) BGP
5 3 (10.00%) VoIP
5 3 (10.00%) IPv4
5 3 (10.00%) IPv6
5 3 (10.00%) Internet
5 3 (10.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (6.67%) FTP
6 2 (6.67%) IPsec
6 2 (6.67%) OSPF
7 1 (3.33%) SSL
7 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
7 1 (3.33%) NetScreen
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (13.33%) Welsh Language
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Network Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Network Architect
3 9 (30.00%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Sales Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Operations Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Symmetrix
1 1 (3.33%) Clustering
1 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Service Delivery
2 13 (43.33%) ITIL
3 11 (36.67%) Network Management
4 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.00%) Line Management
5 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Time Management
6 2 (6.67%) Product Management
7 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.33%) Change Management
7 1 (3.33%) Network Design
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (53.33%) CCNP
2 16 (53.33%) CCNA
3 8 (26.67%) CCIE
4 2 (6.67%) CISSP
4 2 (6.67%) CNA
4 2 (6.67%) Novell Certification
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) CCDA
5 1 (3.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) vSphere
2 3 (10.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Cisco
2 20 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.00%) Juniper
4 5 (16.67%) F5
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix
5 3 (10.00%) Mitel
5 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.33%) TOWER Software
7 1 (3.33%) VMware
7 1 (3.33%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) NetApp