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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
England / North West
Rank 229 219 245
Rank change year-on-year -10 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 20 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.33% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.21% 2.24% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 4
Median salary £42,500 £41,700 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% -7.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £36,989
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £43,414 £48,500
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 the North West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 904 850 1125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.72% 14.95% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 701 693 862
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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
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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 18 £42,500 +2.56%
Lancashire -4 2 - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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

1 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 34 (68.00%) Data Centre
3 29 (58.00%) LAN
3 29 (58.00%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (58.00%) Firewall
4 26 (52.00%) WAN
5 24 (48.00%) CCNP
6 22 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (38.00%) NetScaler
8 18 (36.00%) SolarWinds
9 17 (34.00%) Load Balancing
9 17 (34.00%) VPN
10 15 (30.00%) Wireless
10 15 (30.00%) Network Security
11 12 (24.00%) Configuration Management
11 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (22.00%) Cisco Wireless
12 11 (22.00%) Change Management
12 11 (22.00%) CCNA
12 11 (22.00%) Finance
12 11 (22.00%) VMware
12 11 (22.00%) Network Design
13 10 (20.00%) Retail
13 10 (20.00%) WLAN
14 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
14 9 (18.00%) BGP
15 8 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (16.00%) OSPF
15 8 (16.00%) Juniper
15 8 (16.00%) Ethernet

Cisco Nexus
Top Related 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 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.00%) Zimbra
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (58.00%) Firewall
1 29 (58.00%) LAN
2 26 (52.00%) WAN
3 22 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (38.00%) NetScaler
5 17 (34.00%) VPN
6 15 (30.00%) Network Security
6 15 (30.00%) Wireless
7 11 (22.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 10 (20.00%) WLAN
9 9 (18.00%) BGP
9 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
10 8 (16.00%) Ethernet
10 8 (16.00%) OSPF
11 6 (12.00%) DHCP
11 6 (12.00%) DNS
11 6 (12.00%) IP Telephony
11 6 (12.00%) VoIP
12 5 (10.00%) IPsec
13 4 (8.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Retail
3 8 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) Games
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 19 (38.00%) Consultant
2 19 (38.00%) Network Consultant
3 11 (22.00%) Network Design Consultant
4 8 (16.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 8 (16.00%) Security Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Network Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Network Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (68.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Linux
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
1 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.00%) CentOS
2 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Load Balancing
2 12 (24.00%) Configuration Management
3 11 (22.00%) Change Management
3 11 (22.00%) Network Design
4 6 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) ITIL
6 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.00%) Information Security
6 3 (6.00%) Network Management
6 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.00%) Security Patching
6 3 (6.00%) Service Management
6 3 (6.00%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.00%) Coaching
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.00%) Presales
8 1 (2.00%) Broadcast Engineering
8 1 (2.00%) DevOps
8 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.00%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) C
2 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (58.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (48.00%) CCNP
3 11 (22.00%) CCNA
4 5 (10.00%) Degree
5 4 (8.00%) CCIE
6 3 (6.00%) A+ Certification
6 3 (6.00%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.00%) MCSE
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.00%) CCDP
8 1 (2.00%) CCVP
8 1 (2.00%) MCTS
8 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.00%) Docker
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (6.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.00%) Cacti
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.00%) Nagios
3 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (36.00%) SolarWinds
3 11 (22.00%) VMware
4 8 (16.00%) Citrix
4 8 (16.00%) Juniper
4 8 (16.00%) Riverbed
5 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (12.00%) HP
7 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (10.00%) WatchGuard
8 3 (6.00%) Avaya
8 3 (6.00%) F5
8 3 (6.00%) IronPort
8 3 (6.00%) NetApp
8 3 (6.00%) Polycom
8 3 (6.00%) Siemens
9 2 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (4.00%) Meraki
9 2 (4.00%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (4.00%) Red Hat