Period
to 3 August 2020

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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Nexus
UK
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 536 436 577
Rank change year-on-year -100 +141 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 247 989 814
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.69% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.39% 4.40% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 246 568 673
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.64%
10th Percentile £39,483 £40,000 £38,000
90th Percentile £84,375 £80,375 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +16.16% -1.00%

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 10,336 22,471 26,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.37% 15.59% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8,060 16,951 20,719
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in the UK

Cisco Nexus
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco Nexus.

Salary trend for Cisco Nexus in the UK

Cisco Nexus
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Nexus over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Cisco Nexus in the UK

Cisco Nexus
Top 16 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 3 August 2020. 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 -122 222 £60,000 - 13
UK excluding London -105 155 £55,000 -4.35% 15
London +90 78 £67,500 +3.85% 2
North of England -97 53 £55,000 +5.77% 2
Midlands +104 44 £55,000 +5.77% 6
North West +115 34 £55,000 +12.82% 1
South East +61 31 £55,000 -15.38% 1
West Midlands +96 28 £44,000 -13.73% 6
Work from Home +16 26 £62,500 -10.71% 2
East Midlands +66 16 £55,000 -
Yorkshire -97 15 £55,000 - 1
East of England +61 12 £50,000 -16.67% 1
South West +58 11 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Scotland +83 10 £53,750 -26.85% 4
North East +33 8 £43,250 +23.57%
Wales - 2 £58,750 -

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, 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.

1 238 (96.36%) Cisco
2 180 (72.87%) Firewall
3 144 (58.30%) Data Centre
4 141 (57.09%) WAN
5 140 (56.68%) Cisco Certification
6 134 (54.25%) Wireless
7 125 (50.61%) BGP
8 122 (49.39%) LAN
9 111 (44.94%) CCNP
10 108 (43.72%) Cisco ASA
11 107 (43.32%) OSPF
12 99 (40.08%) CheckPoint
13 98 (39.68%) Palo Alto
14 88 (35.63%) MPLS
15 76 (30.77%) F5
16 64 (25.91%) VPN
17 61 (24.70%) Cisco Wireless
18 56 (22.67%) Network Security
19 55 (22.27%) CCNA
20 54 (21.86%) VLAN
21 50 (20.24%) Fortinet
22 49 (19.84%) ITIL
22 49 (19.84%) Cisco ISE
23 48 (19.43%) Finance
24 47 (19.03%) TCP/IP
25 44 (17.81%) VMware
25 44 (17.81%) Multicast
26 40 (16.19%) Cisco Firepower
26 40 (16.19%) EIGRP
26 40 (16.19%) Load Balancing

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 8 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.62%) IIS
2 4 (1.62%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) FastStats
1 4 (1.62%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.50%) Azure
2 14 (5.67%) Office 365
3 8 (3.24%) AWS
4 4 (1.62%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 180 (72.87%) Firewall
2 141 (57.09%) WAN
3 134 (54.25%) Wireless
4 125 (50.61%) BGP
5 122 (49.39%) LAN
6 108 (43.72%) Cisco ASA
7 107 (43.32%) OSPF
8 88 (35.63%) MPLS
9 64 (25.91%) VPN
10 61 (24.70%) Cisco Wireless
11 56 (22.67%) Network Security
12 54 (21.86%) VLAN
13 49 (19.84%) Cisco ISE
14 47 (19.03%) TCP/IP
15 44 (17.81%) Multicast
16 40 (16.19%) Cisco Firepower
16 40 (16.19%) EIGRP
17 39 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
18 35 (14.17%) DHCP
18 35 (14.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (5.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (19.43%) Finance
2 17 (6.88%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.83%) Public Sector
5 6 (2.43%) Japanese Language
6 5 (2.02%) Law
7 4 (1.62%) Marketing
8 3 (1.21%) Banking
8 3 (1.21%) Publishing
8 3 (1.21%) Retail
9 1 (0.40%) Housing Association
9 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 161 (65.18%) Network Engineer
2 67 (27.13%) Senior Network Engineer
3 27 (10.93%) Consultant
4 25 (10.12%) Cisco Engineer
5 23 (9.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 20 (8.10%) Network Consultant
7 19 (7.69%) Security Engineer
8 18 (7.29%) Cisco Consultant
8 18 (7.29%) Network Manager
8 18 (7.29%) Network Security Engineer
9 12 (4.86%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 12 (4.86%) Senior Consultant
10 11 (4.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (4.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 11 (4.45%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.05%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 10 (4.05%) Senior Network Consultant
11 10 (4.05%) Senior Security Engineer
12 9 (3.64%) Senior Cisco Consultant
12 9 (3.64%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.93%) 802.1X
2 17 (6.88%) XMPP
3 8 (3.24%) YAML
4 6 (2.43%) JSON
5 3 (1.21%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.81%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 144 (58.30%) Data Centre
2 19 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.62%) CCTV
6 4 (1.62%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.62%) EFT
6 4 (1.62%) PKI
6 4 (1.62%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.81%) IPTV
7 2 (0.81%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.40%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.93%) Linux
1 27 (10.93%) Windows
2 12 (4.86%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.43%) Unix
3 6 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.21%) CentOS
4 3 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.84%) ITIL
2 40 (16.19%) Load Balancing
3 34 (13.77%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (12.55%) Project Delivery
5 27 (10.93%) Mentoring
6 24 (9.72%) DNA
7 22 (8.91%) Network Monitoring
8 21 (8.50%) WAN Optimisation
9 20 (8.10%) Network Design
10 19 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
11 18 (7.29%) ITIL V3
11 18 (7.29%) Presales
12 17 (6.88%) Kalman Filter
13 16 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (6.07%) Migration
14 15 (6.07%) Service Delivery
15 14 (5.67%) Information Security
15 14 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 13 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.88%) Python
2 6 (2.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.02%) C
4 4 (1.62%) SQL
4 4 (1.62%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 140 (56.68%) Cisco Certification
2 111 (44.94%) CCNP
3 55 (22.27%) CCNA
4 33 (13.36%) CCIE
5 14 (5.67%) CCDP
6 10 (4.05%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 9 (3.64%) SC Cleared
7 9 (3.64%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.43%) CCDE
8 6 (2.43%) CCSA
8 6 (2.43%) Degree
9 5 (2.02%) CCVP
10 4 (1.62%) DBS Check
11 3 (1.21%) CCIP
11 3 (1.21%) CCNP Voice
11 3 (1.21%) CCSP
11 3 (1.21%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (1.21%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.81%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.83%) SLA
2 6 (2.43%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) GDPR
4 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 28 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.88%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.45%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.64%) vSphere
5 8 (3.24%) Docker
6 4 (1.62%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.81%) XenApp
7 2 (0.81%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.40%) Firmware
8 1 (0.40%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 31 (12.55%) Cisco Prime
2 18 (7.29%) FortiGate
3 15 (6.07%) Cisco CUCM
4 14 (5.67%) Ansible
5 8 (3.24%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (2.02%) Cisco CME
6 5 (2.02%) Kubernetes
7 4 (1.62%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.62%) Stealthwatch
7 4 (1.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (1.21%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (1.21%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.81%) Nagios
10 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 238 (96.36%) Cisco
2 99 (40.08%) CheckPoint
3 98 (39.68%) Palo Alto
4 76 (30.77%) F5
5 50 (20.24%) Fortinet
6 44 (17.81%) VMware
7 39 (15.79%) Juniper
7 39 (15.79%) SolarWinds
8 36 (14.57%) Microsoft
9 27 (10.93%) Meraki
10 21 (8.50%) Infoblox
11 18 (7.29%) ForeScout
12 17 (6.88%) Riverbed
13 14 (5.67%) Citrix
14 13 (5.26%) Aruba
15 11 (4.45%) HP
16 10 (4.05%) Arista
17 8 (3.24%) Splunk
18 7 (2.83%) Barracuda Networks
18 7 (2.83%) IronPort