Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Nexus
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 532 481 461
Rank change year-on-year -51 -20 +85
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 830 1039 1299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.49% 0.58% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 3.40% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 683 928 1064
England median annual salary £55,500 £54,500 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.83% +5.31% -5.91%
10th Percentile £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,500 £54,250 £51,000
% change year-on-year +2.30% +6.37% -7.27%

Cisco Nexus is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26530 30530 34381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.72% 17.04% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21604 25155 28617
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in England

Cisco Nexus
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cisco Nexus in England

Cisco Nexus
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Nexus in England

Cisco Nexus
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 321 £62,500 +4.17% 10
South East -70 178 £57,500 +4.55% 5
North of England -15 109 £45,000 +10.43% 2
East of England -5 103 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Midlands -45 71 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire +50 67 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South West +13 61 £45,000 -
West Midlands -15 44 £47,500 +5.56% 1
North West -61 42 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Midlands -6 27 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Cisco Nexus
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 England region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 829 (99.88%) Cisco
2 630 (75.90%) Cisco Certification
3 507 (61.08%) CCNP
4 491 (59.16%) Firewall
5 382 (46.02%) BGP
6 380 (45.78%) WAN
7 345 (41.57%) OSPF
8 333 (40.12%) Cisco ASA
9 332 (40.00%) Data Centre
10 315 (37.95%) LAN
11 297 (35.78%) MPLS
12 296 (35.66%) Wireless
13 263 (31.69%) CheckPoint
14 259 (31.20%) VPN
15 243 (29.28%) CCIE
16 234 (28.19%) F5
17 233 (28.07%) IPsec
18 230 (27.71%) EIGRP
19 220 (26.51%) Palo Alto
20 214 (25.78%) Juniper
21 205 (24.70%) CCNA
22 200 (24.10%) Cisco IOS
23 196 (23.61%) VMware
24 194 (23.37%) Network Security
25 175 (21.08%) Load Balancing
26 173 (20.84%) VoIP
27 169 (20.36%) Microsoft
28 164 (19.76%) Finance
29 146 (17.59%) ITIL
30 134 (16.14%) Network Design

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 66 (7.95%) CMS
2 39 (4.70%) Skype for Business
3 16 (1.93%) MS Exchange
4 8 (0.96%) IIS
5 7 (0.84%) Apache
5 7 (0.84%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.48%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.36%) nginx
9 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 8 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 75 (9.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 16 (1.93%) IaaS
4 16 (1.93%) PaaS
5 11 (1.33%) SaaS
6 5 (0.60%) Office 365
7 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 491 (59.16%) Firewall
2 382 (46.02%) BGP
3 380 (45.78%) WAN
4 345 (41.57%) OSPF
5 333 (40.12%) Cisco ASA
6 315 (37.95%) LAN
7 297 (35.78%) MPLS
8 296 (35.66%) Wireless
9 259 (31.20%) VPN
10 233 (28.07%) IPsec
11 230 (27.71%) EIGRP
12 200 (24.10%) Cisco IOS
13 194 (23.37%) Network Security
14 173 (20.84%) VoIP
15 131 (15.78%) DNS
15 131 (15.78%) Ethernet
16 102 (12.29%) VLAN
17 99 (11.93%) TCP/IP
18 89 (10.72%) Unified Communications
19 86 (10.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.33%) InfluxDB
2 11 (1.33%) MySQL
2 11 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.24%) DB2
4 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 30 (3.61%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (0.24%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.24%) git-flow
3 2 (0.24%) Jenkins
General
1 164 (19.76%) Finance
2 100 (12.05%) Banking
3 78 (9.40%) Telecoms
4 22 (2.65%) Retail
5 17 (2.05%) Law
6 15 (1.81%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.69%) Billing
8 12 (1.45%) Legal
9 11 (1.33%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.84%) Automotive
11 6 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.72%) Marketing
12 5 (0.60%) Electronics
12 5 (0.60%) Games
13 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 433 (52.17%) Network Engineer
2 193 (23.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 174 (20.96%) Senior Network Engineer
4 165 (19.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 64 (7.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 63 (7.59%) Architect
6 63 (7.59%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 54 (6.51%) Consultant
8 48 (5.78%) Team Leader
9 45 (5.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 45 (5.42%) Network Team Leader
10 38 (4.58%) Support Engineer
11 37 (4.46%) Security Consultant
12 36 (4.34%) Cisco Consultant
13 35 (4.22%) Security Engineer
14 34 (4.10%) Network Architect
14 34 (4.10%) Network Support
15 33 (3.98%) Network Consultant
15 33 (3.98%) Network Specialist
16 30 (3.61%) Cisco Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (11.20%) XMPP
2 40 (4.82%) 802.1X
3 16 (1.93%) SAML
4 4 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.24%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.24%) XML
6 1 (0.12%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.12%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 332 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 76 (9.16%) Clustering
3 45 (5.42%) Computer Science
4 35 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (4.10%) PKI
6 28 (3.37%) Video Conferencing
7 23 (2.77%) FlexPod
8 22 (2.65%) Management Information System
9 18 (2.17%) Driving Licence
9 18 (2.17%) Virtual Team
10 11 (1.33%) DataPower
10 11 (1.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 8 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (0.96%) Replication
12 7 (0.84%) CLARiiON
12 7 (0.84%) Equities
12 7 (0.84%) Fixed Income
13 6 (0.72%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (0.72%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 82 (9.88%) Linux
2 74 (8.92%) Windows
3 54 (6.51%) Unix
4 30 (3.61%) CentOS
5 22 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (2.53%) Windows Server
7 15 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.72%) Solaris
9 6 (0.72%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.36%) Fedora
11 2 (0.24%) AIX
11 2 (0.24%) DC/OS
11 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.24%) SUSE
11 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (21.08%) Load Balancing
2 146 (17.59%) ITIL
3 134 (16.14%) Network Design
4 119 (14.34%) Network Monitoring
5 101 (12.17%) Network Management
6 84 (10.12%) Mentoring
7 82 (9.88%) Presales
8 80 (9.64%) Root Cause Analysis
9 71 (8.55%) Line Management
10 68 (8.19%) Capacity Management
10 68 (8.19%) Incident Management
11 62 (7.47%) Change Management
12 53 (6.39%) Migration
13 48 (5.78%) Problem Management
13 48 (5.78%) Service Management
14 43 (5.18%) Kalman Filter
15 42 (5.06%) Service Delivery
16 39 (4.70%) Security Patching
17 34 (4.10%) Project Management
18 33 (3.98%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (7.59%) Python
2 31 (3.73%) Perl
3 25 (3.01%) C
4 20 (2.41%) Bash Shell
5 17 (2.05%) Ruby
6 14 (1.69%) SQL
7 6 (0.72%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.48%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.24%) Java
10 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 630 (75.90%) Cisco Certification
2 507 (61.08%) CCNP
3 243 (29.28%) CCIE
4 205 (24.70%) CCNA
5 89 (10.72%) Security Cleared
6 69 (8.31%) SC Cleared
7 64 (7.71%) CCVP
8 63 (7.59%) CCDP
9 62 (7.47%) Degree
10 49 (5.90%) CCSE
11 38 (4.58%) DV Cleared
12 35 (4.22%) CCDA
13 34 (4.10%) CCSA
14 31 (3.73%) CCNP Voice
15 30 (3.61%) JNCIP
16 29 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 20 (2.41%) Network+ Certification
18 19 (2.29%) CCDE
19 15 (1.81%) JNCIA
19 15 (1.81%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (9.76%) SLA
2 22 (2.65%) QA
3 15 (1.81%) PMO
4 14 (1.69%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.36%) COBIT
System Software
1 110 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (11.69%) Active Directory
3 40 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 26 (3.13%) iptables
5 17 (2.05%) VMware NSX
6 12 (1.45%) vSphere
7 10 (1.20%) XenApp
8 8 (0.96%) ProxySG
9 7 (0.84%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.72%) Firmware
11 4 (0.48%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.36%) Postfix
12 3 (0.36%) vCloud
12 3 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.24%) Docker
13 2 (0.24%) FreeRADIUS
13 2 (0.24%) NFS
14 1 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 108 (13.01%) Cisco CUCM
2 84 (10.12%) Nagios
3 81 (9.76%) Cisco Prime
4 71 (8.55%) Cacti
4 71 (8.55%) Cisco UCCX
5 60 (7.23%) Cisco UCCE
6 42 (5.06%) SolarWinds Orion
7 38 (4.58%) Cisco LMS
7 38 (4.58%) Opsview
8 31 (3.73%) FortiGate
9 26 (3.13%) SELinux
10 24 (2.89%) Ansible
10 24 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
11 21 (2.53%) vCenter Server
12 20 (2.41%) Puppet
13 17 (2.05%) Salt
14 16 (1.93%) Grafana
15 15 (1.81%) Icinga
16 9 (1.08%) SCCM
17 6 (0.72%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 829 (99.88%) Cisco
2 263 (31.69%) CheckPoint
3 234 (28.19%) F5
4 220 (26.51%) Palo Alto
5 214 (25.78%) Juniper
6 196 (23.61%) VMware
7 169 (20.36%) Microsoft
8 133 (16.02%) SolarWinds
9 95 (11.45%) HP
10 83 (10.00%) Meraki
11 72 (8.67%) Citrix
12 71 (8.55%) Aruba
13 70 (8.43%) Riverbed
14 60 (7.23%) Dell
15 47 (5.66%) Brocade
16 42 (5.06%) NetApp
17 39 (4.70%) Avaya
18 31 (3.73%) Fortinet
18 31 (3.73%) Red Hat
19 27 (3.25%) NICE Systems