Period
to 22 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Nexus
UK
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 451 597 499
Rank change year-on-year +146 -98 -18
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 934 741 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.43% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.16% 2.85% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 584 592 770
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +0.92% +3.81%
10th Percentile £39,825 £38,000 £35,675
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 22,448 26,022 26,997
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.56% 15.15% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16,990 20,648 22,008
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.20% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in the UK

Cisco Nexus
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco Nexus in the UK

Cisco Nexus
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus over the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco Nexus in the UK

Cisco Nexus
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the UK over the 6 months to 22 May 2019. 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
England +138 877 £60,000 +9.09% 18
UK excluding London +146 635 £55,000 +10.00% 14
North of England +231 300 £51,000 +2.00% 5
London +32 263 £65,000 +9.24% 4
Yorkshire +178 247 £55,000 +29.41% 1
South East +11 128 £61,000 +1.67% 5
South West +50 80 £60,000 +41.18%
Midlands -4 55 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East of England +55 51 £52,500 -4.55% 1
North West +39 50 £48,750 -13.33% 4
East Midlands +40 31 £38,500 -7.23% 1
West Midlands -12 24 £42,700 -25.74% 2
Scotland +19 16 £65,000 +78.08%
Isle of Man - 5 £45,000 -
North East - 3 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 925 (99.04%) Cisco
2 734 (78.59%) Cisco Certification
3 693 (74.20%) Firewall
4 652 (69.81%) CCNP
5 558 (59.74%) Cisco ASA
6 544 (58.24%) WAN
7 432 (46.25%) BGP
8 417 (44.65%) VPN
9 412 (44.11%) OSPF
10 385 (41.22%) Network Security
11 376 (40.26%) MPLS
12 366 (39.19%) CCNA
13 352 (37.69%) Palo Alto
14 331 (35.44%) CheckPoint
15 311 (33.30%) Linux
16 305 (32.66%) DNS
17 300 (32.12%) IPsec
18 284 (30.41%) Network Management
19 273 (29.23%) Network Design
20 269 (28.80%) Nagios
21 259 (27.73%) NetScaler
22 253 (27.09%) Fortinet
23 251 (26.87%) Wireless
24 250 (26.77%) Change Control
25 245 (26.23%) Python
26 243 (26.02%) F5
27 240 (25.70%) Service Delivery
28 239 (25.59%) LAN
29 234 (25.05%) Data Centre
30 227 (24.30%) Management Information System

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 36 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 18 (1.93%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.82%) Skype for Business
4 8 (0.86%) CMS
5 7 (0.75%) Apache
6 6 (0.64%) IIS
7 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.43%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.32%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (0.86%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 100 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (3.64%) Office 365
4 9 (0.96%) OneDrive
4 9 (0.96%) OpenShift
5 8 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (0.86%) IaaS
5 8 (0.86%) PaaS
6 6 (0.64%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.32%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 3 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 693 (74.20%) Firewall
2 558 (59.74%) Cisco ASA
3 544 (58.24%) WAN
4 432 (46.25%) BGP
5 417 (44.65%) VPN
6 412 (44.11%) OSPF
7 385 (41.22%) Network Security
8 376 (40.26%) MPLS
9 305 (32.66%) DNS
10 300 (32.12%) IPsec
11 259 (27.73%) NetScaler
12 251 (26.87%) Wireless
13 239 (25.59%) LAN
14 209 (22.38%) ADSL
14 209 (22.38%) RIP
15 207 (22.16%) SMTP
16 204 (21.84%) Broadband
17 134 (14.35%) Cisco Firepower
18 124 (13.28%) VoIP
19 105 (11.24%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (0.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.32%) Ingres
3 2 (0.21%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.21%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (2.36%) Sonatype Nexus
2 11 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.32%) Git (software)
General
1 146 (15.63%) Finance
2 66 (7.07%) Banking
3 42 (4.50%) Telecoms
4 18 (1.93%) Retail
5 13 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.28%) Front Office
7 11 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.07%) Advertising
9 8 (0.86%) Multimedia
10 7 (0.75%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.64%) Marketing
12 4 (0.43%) Electronics
13 3 (0.32%) Local Government
14 2 (0.21%) Legal
15 1 (0.11%) Back Office
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 580 (62.10%) Network Engineer
2 180 (19.27%) Security Engineer
3 179 (19.16%) Network Security Engineer
4 166 (17.77%) Cisco Engineer
5 159 (17.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 131 (14.03%) Senior Network Engineer
7 100 (10.71%) Consultant
8 79 (8.46%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 74 (7.92%) Network Consultant
10 43 (4.60%) Support Engineer
11 40 (4.28%) Developer
11 40 (4.28%) Product Developer
12 38 (4.07%) Cisco Consultant
12 38 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 38 (4.07%) Lead Network Engineer
12 38 (4.07%) Switch Engineer
13 36 (3.85%) Security Consultant
14 35 (3.75%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 35 (3.75%) Senior Security Engineer
15 34 (3.64%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.21%) XMPP
2 27 (2.89%) 802.1X
3 23 (2.46%) SailPoint
4 5 (0.54%) LDAP
5 4 (0.43%) Flash
5 4 (0.43%) Web Services
6 3 (0.32%) JSON
6 3 (0.32%) Regular Expression
6 3 (0.32%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.32%) YAML
7 2 (0.21%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.11%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 234 (25.05%) Data Centre
2 227 (24.30%) Management Information System
3 69 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (4.18%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (1.39%) Replication
7 10 (1.07%) IVR
8 9 (0.96%) Clustering
8 9 (0.96%) Public Cloud
9 8 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (0.75%) PKI
10 7 (0.75%) Private Cloud
11 6 (0.64%) BBC
11 6 (0.64%) CLARiiON
11 6 (0.64%) Virtual Team
12 5 (0.54%) CMDB
12 5 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.43%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 311 (33.30%) Linux
2 223 (23.88%) Unix
3 102 (10.92%) Windows
4 64 (6.85%) Windows Server
5 45 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (3.21%) CentOS
7 21 (2.25%) Debian
8 9 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.96%) SUSE
8 9 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.43%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (0.43%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.32%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.21%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (30.41%) Network Management
2 273 (29.23%) Network Design
3 250 (26.77%) Change Control
4 240 (25.70%) Service Delivery
5 204 (21.84%) Product Management
6 131 (14.03%) Load Balancing
7 107 (11.46%) ITIL
8 99 (10.60%) Presales
9 91 (9.74%) Problem-Solving
10 84 (8.99%) Network Monitoring
11 79 (8.46%) Mentoring
12 74 (7.92%) Project Management
13 49 (5.25%) DNA
13 49 (5.25%) Technical Leadership
14 48 (5.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 45 (4.82%) Line Management
16 42 (4.50%) IT Strategy
16 42 (4.50%) Time Management
17 40 (4.28%) Disaster Recovery
18 39 (4.18%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 245 (26.23%) Python
2 220 (23.55%) Perl
3 212 (22.70%) Bash Shell
4 19 (2.03%) PowerShell
5 12 (1.28%) Ruby
6 10 (1.07%) SQL
7 8 (0.86%) C
8 4 (0.43%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 734 (78.59%) Cisco Certification
2 652 (69.81%) CCNP
3 366 (39.19%) CCNA
4 217 (23.23%) CCIE
5 99 (10.60%) Security Cleared
6 60 (6.42%) SC Cleared
7 45 (4.82%) CCSE
8 37 (3.96%) JNCIP
9 36 (3.85%) CCSA
10 31 (3.32%) Degree
10 31 (3.32%) DV Cleared
11 28 (3.00%) CCDP
12 24 (2.57%) CISSP
13 23 (2.46%) CEH
13 23 (2.46%) CISA
13 23 (2.46%) CISM
13 23 (2.46%) GIAC
13 23 (2.46%) GISF
14 22 (2.36%) CCIE Security
15 21 (2.25%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (22.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 204 (21.84%) ISO 9001
3 25 (2.68%) SLA
4 19 (2.03%) PCI DSS
5 16 (1.71%) PMO
6 8 (0.86%) GDPR
7 6 (0.64%) QA
8 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 85 (9.10%) Active Directory
2 81 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 29 (3.10%) VMware NSX
5 27 (2.89%) vSphere
5 27 (2.89%) XenDesktop
6 19 (2.03%) Docker
7 14 (1.50%) XenApp
8 10 (1.07%) NFS
9 9 (0.96%) KVM
9 9 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.54%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.43%) ProxySG
12 4 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 269 (28.80%) Nagios
2 210 (22.48%) FortiGate
3 122 (13.06%) Cisco Prime
4 74 (7.92%) SCCM
5 60 (6.42%) Cisco CUCM
6 46 (4.93%) SCOM
7 34 (3.64%) Stealthwatch
8 28 (3.00%) Nessus
9 23 (2.46%) McAfee ePO
10 18 (1.93%) vRealize
11 16 (1.71%) Cisco UCCX
11 16 (1.71%) Kubernetes
12 15 (1.61%) Ansible
13 13 (1.39%) Puppet
14 10 (1.07%) Terraform
15 9 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
15 9 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
15 9 (0.96%) SCOrch
16 8 (0.86%) Cacti
16 8 (0.86%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 925 (99.04%) Cisco
2 352 (37.69%) Palo Alto
3 331 (35.44%) CheckPoint
4 253 (27.09%) Fortinet
5 243 (26.02%) F5
6 201 (21.52%) Juniper
7 148 (15.85%) SolarWinds
8 145 (15.52%) VMware
9 132 (14.13%) Microsoft
10 129 (13.81%) Meraki
11 68 (7.28%) NetApp
12 64 (6.85%) Citrix
13 59 (6.32%) HP
14 49 (5.25%) Blue Coat
15 45 (4.82%) Aruba
16 38 (4.07%) Dell
16 38 (4.07%) McAfee
17 37 (3.96%) Riverbed
18 30 (3.21%) EMC
18 30 (3.21%) IronPort