Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Nexus
UK
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 547 569 483
Rank change year-on-year +22 -86 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 749 821 1,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.46% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.16% 2.99% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 601 664 955
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £39,500 £38,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 23,737 27,467 31,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.96% 15.37% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18,586 22,234 25,386
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Nexus in the UK

Cisco Nexus
Top 14 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 19 December 2018. 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 +24 721 £57,500 - 86
UK excluding London -38 387 £50,000 - 65
London +68 340 £65,000 +4.00% 23
South East -47 104 £56,000 -2.61% 24
North of England +37 93 £42,500 -5.56% 16
Midlands +34 73 £57,500 +27.78% 9
South West +23 68 £45,000 - 12
North West +52 56 £40,000 -20.00% 7
West Midlands +26 43 £57,500 +21.05% 4
East of England -24 43 £62,500 +19.05% 2
Yorkshire +12 37 £50,000 +14.29% 6
East Midlands +26 30 £45,000 +9.09% 5
Wales 0 4 £45,000 +14.65%
Scotland -29 4 £38,000 -41.54% 2

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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.

1 738 (98.53%) Cisco
2 531 (70.89%) Cisco Certification
3 490 (65.42%) Firewall
4 453 (60.48%) CCNP
5 384 (51.27%) Cisco ASA
6 363 (48.46%) WAN
7 327 (43.66%) BGP
8 316 (42.19%) CheckPoint
9 315 (42.06%) F5
10 300 (40.05%) LAN
11 297 (39.65%) Wireless
12 274 (36.58%) OSPF
13 249 (33.24%) Data Centre
14 227 (30.31%) CCNA
15 213 (28.44%) Palo Alto
16 210 (28.04%) Juniper
17 204 (27.24%) VPN
18 199 (26.57%) CCIE
18 199 (26.57%) VMware
19 193 (25.77%) MPLS
20 192 (25.63%) Network Security
21 191 (25.50%) SolarWinds
22 175 (23.36%) Cisco IOS
23 159 (21.23%) Finance
24 148 (19.76%) EIGRP
25 123 (16.42%) VoIP
26 122 (16.29%) Banking
26 122 (16.29%) Wireshark
27 116 (15.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
28 115 (15.35%) IPsec

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 29 (3.87%) CMS
2 19 (2.54%) Skype for Business
3 11 (1.47%) IIS
4 10 (1.34%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.80%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.53%) Apache
8 4 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.53%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.53%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.40%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.13%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.40%) Elite 3E
1 3 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 66 (8.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.54%) Office 365
4 8 (1.07%) Mimecast
5 4 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 490 (65.42%) Firewall
2 384 (51.27%) Cisco ASA
3 363 (48.46%) WAN
4 327 (43.66%) BGP
5 300 (40.05%) LAN
6 297 (39.65%) Wireless
7 274 (36.58%) OSPF
8 204 (27.24%) VPN
9 193 (25.77%) MPLS
10 192 (25.63%) Network Security
11 175 (23.36%) Cisco IOS
12 148 (19.76%) EIGRP
13 123 (16.42%) VoIP
14 122 (16.29%) Wireshark
15 116 (15.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 115 (15.35%) IPsec
17 114 (15.22%) Cisco Wireless
17 114 (15.22%) NX-OS
18 97 (12.95%) Cisco ISE
19 91 (12.15%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.53%) Big Data
4 4 (0.53%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.13%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.13%) MySQL
5 1 (0.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.13%) Redis
5 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 59 (7.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 8 (1.07%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.40%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
General
1 159 (21.23%) Finance
2 122 (16.29%) Banking
3 62 (8.28%) Telecoms
4 55 (7.34%) Retail
5 20 (2.67%) Front Office
6 16 (2.14%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.74%) Advertising
8 12 (1.60%) Legal
9 10 (1.34%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.93%) Law
11 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.53%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.53%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.27%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Electronics
14 1 (0.13%) Games
14 1 (0.13%) Local Government
14 1 (0.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 463 (61.82%) Network Engineer
2 136 (18.16%) Cisco Engineer
3 116 (15.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 107 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 81 (10.81%) Security Engineer
6 80 (10.68%) Network Security Engineer
7 56 (7.48%) Consultant
8 36 (4.81%) Architect
9 32 (4.27%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 32 (4.27%) Voice Engineer
10 31 (4.14%) Network Support
10 31 (4.14%) Network Support Engineer
10 31 (4.14%) Support Engineer
11 30 (4.01%) Analyst
11 30 (4.01%) Network Architect
12 28 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 24 (3.20%) Network Consultant
14 23 (3.07%) Project Engineer
15 22 (2.94%) Senior Network Security Engineer
15 22 (2.94%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (6.94%) XMPP
2 28 (3.74%) 802.1X
3 13 (1.74%) SailPoint
4 3 (0.40%) LDAP
5 2 (0.27%) Middleware
6 1 (0.13%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.13%) JSON
6 1 (0.13%) LAMP
6 1 (0.13%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.13%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.13%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.13%) Web Services
6 1 (0.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 249 (33.24%) Data Centre
2 56 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (6.28%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (2.94%) Clustering
5 19 (2.54%) PKI
6 18 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
7 17 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
8 16 (2.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 14 (1.87%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.60%) EMC VNX
10 12 (1.60%) Private Cloud
11 11 (1.47%) EMC VMAX
12 9 (1.20%) CMDB
12 9 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
12 9 (1.20%) Replication
13 8 (1.07%) Public Cloud
14 7 (0.93%) Driving Licence
15 6 (0.80%) BBC
15 6 (0.80%) Hedge funds
16 5 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 103 (13.75%) Windows
2 79 (10.55%) Linux
3 36 (4.81%) Windows Server
4 26 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (3.07%) CentOS
6 20 (2.67%) Unix
7 19 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (2.00%) Debian
9 7 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.80%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.40%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.40%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.27%) VMS
13 1 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (14.95%) Load Balancing
1 112 (14.95%) Network Monitoring
2 110 (14.69%) ITIL
3 81 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
4 76 (10.15%) Network Management
5 69 (9.21%) Root Cause Analysis
6 67 (8.95%) Service Management
7 55 (7.34%) Network Design
8 51 (6.81%) Network Load Balancing
9 50 (6.68%) Capacity Management
10 48 (6.41%) Incident Management
11 46 (6.14%) Migration
12 44 (5.87%) Line Management
12 44 (5.87%) Mentoring
13 43 (5.74%) Continuous Improvement
14 42 (5.61%) Presales
15 41 (5.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 41 (5.47%) Kalman Filter
16 40 (5.34%) Security Patching
17 37 (4.94%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 69 (9.21%) Python
2 21 (2.80%) Bash Shell
3 19 (2.54%) Tcl
4 12 (1.60%) SQL
5 11 (1.47%) PowerShell
6 9 (1.20%) C
7 6 (0.80%) Perl
8 3 (0.40%) Java
8 3 (0.40%) Lisp
9 2 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 531 (70.89%) Cisco Certification
2 453 (60.48%) CCNP
3 227 (30.31%) CCNA
4 199 (26.57%) CCIE
5 74 (9.88%) Security Cleared
6 66 (8.81%) SC Cleared
7 53 (7.08%) CCVP
8 45 (6.01%) Degree
9 32 (4.27%) CCDP
10 29 (3.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 26 (3.47%) CCSA
12 23 (3.07%) CCSE
12 23 (3.07%) DV Cleared
13 19 (2.54%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 15 (2.00%) CEH
14 15 (2.00%) CISSP
14 15 (2.00%) GIAC
15 14 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (1.74%) CISA
16 13 (1.74%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (10.81%) SLA
2 38 (5.07%) PCI DSS
3 16 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.93%) PMO
5 4 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.53%) QA
6 3 (0.40%) COBIT
6 3 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.40%) GDPR
6 3 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 115 (15.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (9.08%) VMware NSX
3 47 (6.28%) Active Directory
4 27 (3.60%) vSphere
5 24 (3.20%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (2.40%) Hyper-V
7 17 (2.27%) ProxySG
8 16 (2.14%) XenApp
9 15 (2.00%) XenDesktop
10 13 (1.74%) Docker
11 10 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (1.07%) VMware Server
13 6 (0.80%) DFS Replication
14 5 (0.67%) NFS
15 3 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
16 2 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 2 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
16 2 (0.27%) Squid
17 1 (0.13%) Postfix
17 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 97 (12.95%) Cisco Prime
2 90 (12.02%) Nagios
3 84 (11.21%) Cisco CUCM
4 36 (4.81%) Cisco UCCX
5 35 (4.67%) Cisco LMS
5 35 (4.67%) Opsview
6 28 (3.74%) Stealthwatch
7 27 (3.60%) Cisco UCCE
8 26 (3.47%) SCCM
9 19 (2.54%) ArcSight ESM
10 18 (2.40%) FortiGate
11 17 (2.27%) vRealize
12 15 (2.00%) vCenter Server
13 14 (1.87%) Nessus
13 14 (1.87%) vRealize Orchestrator
14 13 (1.74%) Kubernetes
14 13 (1.74%) McAfee ePO
15 12 (1.60%) SCOM
16 10 (1.34%) Netcool
16 10 (1.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 738 (98.53%) Cisco
2 316 (42.19%) CheckPoint
3 315 (42.06%) F5
4 213 (28.44%) Palo Alto
5 210 (28.04%) Juniper
6 199 (26.57%) VMware
7 191 (25.50%) SolarWinds
8 115 (15.35%) Microsoft
9 94 (12.55%) Meraki
10 70 (9.35%) Citrix
11 58 (7.74%) HP
12 57 (7.61%) Fortinet
13 53 (7.08%) Blue Coat
13 53 (7.08%) Riverbed
14 52 (6.94%) NetApp
15 41 (5.47%) Dell
16 38 (5.07%) EMC
16 38 (5.07%) Symantec
17 34 (4.54%) Speakerbus
18 30 (4.01%) BT