The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 74 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 18 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.62% 2.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 9.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 0
Average salary £40,000 £51,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
225 237 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.29% 21.82% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 195 207 161
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco Nexus
Wales

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 11 July 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 11 July 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
Cardiff -7 18 £40,000 -23.80%
Cisco Nexus
Wales

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (77.78%) Firewall
3 21 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (55.56%) CCNP
5 19 (52.78%) CheckPoint
6 18 (50.00%) LAN
6 18 (50.00%) WAN
7 16 (44.44%) Juniper
7 16 (44.44%) BGP
8 13 (36.11%) MPLS
8 13 (36.11%) Advertising
8 13 (36.11%) CCNA
9 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (30.56%) HSRP
10 11 (30.56%) ITIL
11 10 (27.78%) Wireless
12 9 (25.00%) VPN
13 8 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (22.22%) Load Balancing
14 7 (19.44%) Network Security
14 7 (19.44%) Network Management
14 7 (19.44%) F5
14 7 (19.44%) SLA
14 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
14 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
14 7 (19.44%) NetScreen
14 7 (19.44%) SAN
15 6 (16.67%) VMware
15 6 (16.67%) DHCP
16 5 (13.89%) CCIP

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 3 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (77.78%) Firewall
2 18 (50.00%) LAN
2 18 (50.00%) WAN
3 16 (44.44%) BGP
4 13 (36.11%) MPLS
5 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (30.56%) HSRP
7 10 (27.78%) Wireless
8 9 (25.00%) VPN
9 7 (19.44%) SAN
9 7 (19.44%) NetScreen
9 7 (19.44%) Network Security
10 6 (16.67%) DHCP
11 5 (13.89%) Telnet
11 5 (13.89%) Internet
11 5 (13.89%) OSPF
11 5 (13.89%) SSH
11 5 (13.89%) PuTTY
11 5 (13.89%) SecureCRT
12 4 (11.11%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (36.11%) Advertising
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.78%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Network Engineer
2 18 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Team Leader
3 7 (19.44%) Network Team Leader
4 3 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Operations Team Leader
4 3 (8.33%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) Network Operations Team Leader
5 1 (2.78%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Architect
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (2.78%) Sales Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Network Architect
5 1 (2.78%) Network Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
3 7 (19.44%) Network Management
4 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.78%) Network Design
4 1 (2.78%) Time Management
4 1 (2.78%) Product Management
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.78%) CRM
4 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (55.56%) CCNP
3 13 (36.11%) CCNA
4 5 (13.89%) CCIP
5 3 (8.33%) CCDP
5 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) VCP5
6 2 (5.56%) CCIE
6 2 (5.56%) CCDA
7 1 (2.78%) CNA
7 1 (2.78%) Novell Certification
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.78%) Degree
7 1 (2.78%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) CheckPoint
3 16 (44.44%) Juniper
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (19.44%) F5
5 6 (16.67%) VMware
6 5 (13.89%) SolarWinds
7 4 (11.11%) HP
8 3 (8.33%) Aruba
8 3 (8.33%) Blue Coat
8 3 (8.33%) Capita
8 3 (8.33%) Brocade
8 3 (8.33%) Fortinet
8 3 (8.33%) ProCurve
9 2 (5.56%) NetApp
10 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (2.78%) Symantec
10 1 (2.78%) Dell
10 1 (2.78%) Citrix
10 1 (2.78%) Riverbed