The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 185 150 187
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +37
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 19 42 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.97% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.47% 5.53% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 16
Average salary £52,500 £41,250 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -29.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £35,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
769 759 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.41% 17.57% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 683 593 685
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco Nexus Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Cisco Nexus Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Birmingham -9 12 £57,500 +4.54%
Coventry - 5 £37,500 -
Shropshire -24 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £32,000 -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 73 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (52.05%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (50.68%) CCNP
4 30 (41.10%) VMware
5 29 (39.73%) Firewall
6 28 (38.36%) NetApp
7 27 (36.99%) CheckPoint
8 25 (34.25%) Microsoft
8 25 (34.25%) LAN
8 25 (34.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (32.88%) WAN
10 23 (31.51%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (30.14%) VTSP
12 21 (28.77%) CCDP
13 20 (27.40%) Hyper-V
14 18 (24.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (24.66%) Citrix
14 18 (24.66%) VPN
15 17 (23.29%) NCDA
15 17 (23.29%) NCIE
15 17 (23.29%) F5
16 16 (21.92%) CCNA
16 16 (21.92%) Juniper
17 15 (20.55%) Nokia
17 15 (20.55%) CSS
17 15 (20.55%) ITIL
17 15 (20.55%) vSphere
18 14 (19.18%) XenDesktop
18 14 (19.18%) WAAS
18 14 (19.18%) Cisco PIX

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (10.96%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.48%) JBoss
3 3 (4.11%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.74%) MS Office
4 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 29 (39.73%) Firewall
2 25 (34.25%) LAN
3 24 (32.88%) WAN
4 23 (31.51%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (24.66%) VPN
6 14 (19.18%) WAAS
6 14 (19.18%) Cisco PIX
6 14 (19.18%) OSPF
7 12 (16.44%) BGP
8 10 (13.70%) MPLS
9 9 (12.33%) Network Security
10 7 (9.59%) EIGRP
10 7 (9.59%) IPsec
11 6 (8.22%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
12 4 (5.48%) VLAN
12 4 (5.48%) VPLS
12 4 (5.48%) IPv6
12 4 (5.48%) VoIP
13 3 (4.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.11%) Legal
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.37%) Law
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Network Engineer
2 20 (27.40%) Consultant
3 19 (26.03%) Architect
4 12 (16.44%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (12.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 8 (10.96%) Virtualisation Architect
6 8 (10.96%) Storage Architect
6 8 (10.96%) FlexPod Consultant
6 8 (10.96%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.22%) Technology Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Network Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) Network Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Cisco Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) Technical Designer
9 4 (5.48%) Network Security Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Implementation Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Designer
9 4 (5.48%) Security Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.55%) CSS
2 4 (5.48%) .NET
3 2 (2.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) FlexPod
2 8 (10.96%) Celerra
2 8 (10.96%) CLARiiON
3 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.48%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Linux
3 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.11%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) ITIL
2 14 (19.18%) Incident Management
2 14 (19.18%) Change Control
3 7 (9.59%) Network Management
4 6 (8.22%) Network Design
5 4 (5.48%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.11%) Project Management
6 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.11%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.74%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.74%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.74%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.74%) Data Management
7 2 (2.74%) Migration
8 1 (1.37%) CRM
8 1 (1.37%) Scrum
8 1 (1.37%) Service Management
8 1 (1.37%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.48%) Java
2 3 (4.11%) SQL
3 1 (1.37%) Perl
3 1 (1.37%) PHP
3 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (52.05%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (50.68%) CCNP
3 22 (30.14%) VTSP
4 21 (28.77%) CCDP
5 18 (24.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (23.29%) NCDA
6 17 (23.29%) NCIE
7 16 (21.92%) CCNA
8 14 (19.18%) CCA
8 14 (19.18%) Citrix Certification
9 13 (17.81%) CCDA
9 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (16.44%) MCSE
10 12 (16.44%) MCITP
11 10 (13.70%) VCAP
12 8 (10.96%) MCTS
12 8 (10.96%) CCIA
12 8 (10.96%) CCEA
13 7 (9.59%) CCIE
14 6 (8.22%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
1 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (34.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (27.40%) Hyper-V
3 15 (20.55%) vSphere
4 14 (19.18%) XenDesktop
4 14 (19.18%) vCloud
4 14 (19.18%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.37%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) SCCM
2 2 (2.74%) Legato
2 2 (2.74%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.37%) Nagios
3 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.37%) Cacti
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (41.10%) VMware
3 28 (38.36%) NetApp
4 27 (36.99%) CheckPoint
5 25 (34.25%) Microsoft
6 18 (24.66%) Citrix
7 17 (23.29%) F5
8 16 (21.92%) Juniper
9 15 (20.55%) Nokia
10 14 (19.18%) EMC
11 13 (17.81%) Remedy
12 11 (15.07%) 3PAR
13 10 (13.70%) HP
14 9 (12.33%) IBM
15 4 (5.48%) Oracle
16 2 (2.74%) Fortinet
16 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds
16 2 (2.74%) CommVault
16 2 (2.74%) Symantec
17 1 (1.37%) Red Hat