The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Cisco Nexus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 91 98 99
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.090% 0.075% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 0.72% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% +26.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

Cisco Nexus is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 119 139 173
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 10.67% 10.39% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 84 91 98
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Edinburgh

Cisco Nexus
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Cisco Nexus in Edinburgh

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
4 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
5 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
5 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
5 3 (42.86%) Cacti
5 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
5 3 (42.86%) HSRP
5 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 3 (42.86%) Internet
5 3 (42.86%) 802.11
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
5 3 (42.86%) Wireless

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
4 4 (57.14%) MPLS
5 3 (42.86%) 802.11
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
5 3 (42.86%) HSRP
5 3 (42.86%) Internet
5 3 (42.86%) IPsec
5 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
5 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
6 2 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (14.29%) IPv4
7 1 (14.29%) Multicast
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCDA
3 1 (14.29%) CCDP
3 1 (14.29%) CCMSE
3 1 (14.29%) CCSE
3 1 (14.29%) CCSM
3 1 (14.29%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cacti
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat