The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 174 193 182
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 18 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% 1.77% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 1
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
746 846 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.31% 16.91% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 648 716 564
Average salary £37,249 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Cisco Nexus
England

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 9 £55,000 +10.00%
Shropshire - 4 - -
Warwickshire +5 2 £62,500 +38.88%
Coventry +11 1 £37,500 -37.50%
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (65.57%) CheckPoint
3 37 (60.66%) Cisco ASA
4 36 (59.02%) Firewall
5 33 (54.10%) WAN
6 32 (52.46%) F5
7 31 (50.82%) VoIP
8 28 (45.90%) Fortinet
9 27 (44.26%) Blue Coat
9 27 (44.26%) Security Cleared
9 27 (44.26%) MPLS
9 27 (44.26%) McAfee
10 25 (40.98%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (40.98%) SC Cleared
11 23 (37.70%) Incident Management
11 23 (37.70%) DMVPN
12 20 (32.79%) WAN Optimisation
12 20 (32.79%) Network Management
13 19 (31.15%) Load Balancing
14 18 (29.51%) Root Cause Analysis
15 16 (26.23%) CCNP
16 13 (21.31%) BGP
17 12 (19.67%) Windows
17 12 (19.67%) BIG-IP
18 10 (16.39%) Advertising
18 10 (16.39%) VMware
19 9 (14.75%) Wireless
19 9 (14.75%) OSPF
19 9 (14.75%) CSS
19 9 (14.75%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 7 (11.48%) IIS
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.28%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 37 (60.66%) Cisco ASA
2 36 (59.02%) Firewall
3 33 (54.10%) WAN
4 31 (50.82%) VoIP
5 27 (44.26%) MPLS
6 23 (37.70%) DMVPN
7 13 (21.31%) BGP
8 12 (19.67%) BIG-IP
9 9 (14.75%) Wireless
9 9 (14.75%) OSPF
9 9 (14.75%) LAN
10 6 (9.84%) VPN
11 5 (8.20%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (8.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (6.56%) FWSM
12 4 (6.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 4 (6.56%) HSRP
12 4 (6.56%) VLAN
13 3 (4.92%) SAN
14 2 (3.28%) Unified Communications
General
1 10 (16.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Consultant
2 9 (14.75%) Network Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Cisco Consultant
4 5 (8.20%) Storage Consultant
4 5 (8.20%) VMware Consultant
4 5 (8.20%) FlexPod Consultant
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 4 (6.56%) Technical Design Authority
5 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (6.56%) Network Support
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Network Specialist
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco Specialist
5 4 (6.56%) Technical Leader
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Network Specialist
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) CSS
2 6 (9.84%) RSS
3 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) FlexPod
2 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) Linux
4 5 (8.20%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (3.28%) CentOS
5 2 (3.28%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Incident Management
2 20 (32.79%) WAN Optimisation
2 20 (32.79%) Network Management
3 19 (31.15%) Load Balancing
4 18 (29.51%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (9.84%) Time Management
5 6 (9.84%) Network Design
6 4 (6.56%) ITIL
6 4 (6.56%) Service Management
7 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.28%) Resource Management
8 2 (3.28%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (3.28%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (3.28%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.64%) PLM
9 1 (1.64%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (44.26%) Security Cleared
2 25 (40.98%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (40.98%) SC Cleared
3 16 (26.23%) CCNP
4 7 (11.48%) CCIE
5 5 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (8.20%) NCDA
5 5 (8.20%) NCIE
5 5 (8.20%) VCDX
5 5 (8.20%) VCAP
5 5 (8.20%) VTSP
6 3 (4.92%) CCNA
7 1 (1.64%) Degree
7 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.84%) vSphere
3 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.28%) Postfix
4 2 (3.28%) XenApp
4 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.28%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.28%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (65.57%) CheckPoint
3 32 (52.46%) F5
4 28 (45.90%) Fortinet
5 27 (44.26%) Blue Coat
5 27 (44.26%) McAfee
6 10 (16.39%) VMware
7 9 (14.75%) Juniper
8 8 (13.11%) Citrix
9 6 (9.84%) NetApp
10 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.92%) HP
11 2 (3.28%) EMC
11 2 (3.28%) CommVault
12 1 (1.64%) OPNET
12 1 (1.64%) Nokia
12 1 (1.64%) BMC
12 1 (1.64%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds