Period
to 25 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Nexus
England > North West
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 311 273 308
Rank change year-on-year -38 +35 +52
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 49 74 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.63% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% 3.93% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 47
North West median annual salary £44,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.67% -25.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,400 £25,300 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,250 £55,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%

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 the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2036 1883 1936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.57% 15.94% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1650 1569 1535
North West median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.30% +2.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in the North West

Cisco Nexus
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Cisco Nexus in the North West

Cisco Nexus
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in the North West over the 6 months to 25 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Nexus in the North West

Cisco Nexus
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
Manchester -48 34 £44,500 +20.27%
Lancashire - 6 £60,000 -
Cheshire -44 3 £23,000 -58.18%
Merseyside - 3 £29,500 -
Cisco Nexus
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 48 (97.96%) Cisco
2 46 (93.88%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (69.39%) Juniper
3 34 (69.39%) CCNP
4 30 (61.22%) Firewall
5 22 (44.90%) VPN
6 21 (42.86%) CCNA
7 20 (40.82%) BGP
7 20 (40.82%) Wireless
7 20 (40.82%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (40.82%) SolarWinds
8 19 (38.78%) MPLS
8 19 (38.78%) LAN
9 18 (36.73%) CheckPoint
10 17 (34.69%) IPsec
11 16 (32.65%) F5
12 15 (30.61%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (28.57%) IP Telephony
13 14 (28.57%) WAN
13 14 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
14 13 (26.53%) Ethernet
14 13 (26.53%) OSPF
15 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
16 11 (22.45%) Broadband
17 10 (20.41%) IPv4
17 10 (20.41%) L2TP
17 10 (20.41%) Cacti
18 9 (18.37%) JNCIP
18 9 (18.37%) Unix
19 8 (16.33%) C

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (61.22%) Firewall
2 22 (44.90%) VPN
3 20 (40.82%) BGP
3 20 (40.82%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (40.82%) Wireless
4 19 (38.78%) LAN
4 19 (38.78%) MPLS
5 17 (34.69%) IPsec
6 15 (30.61%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
7 14 (28.57%) IP Telephony
7 14 (28.57%) WAN
8 13 (26.53%) Ethernet
8 13 (26.53%) OSPF
9 11 (22.45%) Broadband
10 10 (20.41%) IPv4
10 10 (20.41%) L2TP
11 8 (16.33%) EIGRP
11 8 (16.33%) RSVP
11 8 (16.33%) VRRP
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
1 3 (6.12%) Legal
1 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Network Engineer
2 22 (44.90%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Implementation Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) IP Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Cisco Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Cisco Network Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Juniper Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Network Architect
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Field Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) IT Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Security Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.29%) iPad
3 5 (10.20%) FlexPod
3 5 (10.20%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.08%) CCTV
4 2 (4.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Unix
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Kalman Filter
1 8 (16.33%) Web Filtering
2 7 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 6 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (10.20%) ITIL
4 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.12%) Compliance Management
5 3 (6.12%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.12%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (4.08%) Network Design
7 1 (2.04%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.04%) High Availability
7 1 (2.04%) Information Security
7 1 (2.04%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) C
2 1 (2.04%) Perl
2 1 (2.04%) Python
2 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (93.88%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (69.39%) CCNP
3 21 (42.86%) CCNA
4 9 (18.37%) JNCIP
5 8 (16.33%) CCIE
6 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.12%) Degree
9 1 (2.04%) CCDA
9 1 (2.04%) CCDP
9 1 (2.04%) CCSA
9 1 (2.04%) CCSE
9 1 (2.04%) CCSP
9 1 (2.04%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.04%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.12%) vSphere
4 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) Cacti
2 8 (16.33%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (16.33%) FortiGate
2 8 (16.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (6.12%) vCenter Server
3 3 (6.12%) WSUS
4 2 (4.08%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (4.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 48 (97.96%) Cisco
2 34 (69.39%) Juniper
3 20 (40.82%) SolarWinds
4 18 (36.73%) CheckPoint
5 16 (32.65%) F5
6 8 (16.33%) BT
6 8 (16.33%) Palo Alto
6 8 (16.33%) VMware
7 6 (12.24%) HP
8 5 (10.20%) IronPort
8 5 (10.20%) Polycom
8 5 (10.20%) Siemens
9 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
10 3 (6.12%) 3Com
10 3 (6.12%) NetApp
10 3 (6.12%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (4.08%) Blue Coat
12 1 (2.04%) Avaya
12 1 (2.04%) EMC