Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Nexus
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 526 493 473
Rank change year-on-year -33 -20 +63
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 886 1078 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.14% 3.34% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 730 960 1090
UK median annual salary £55,500 £54,250 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.30% +6.37% -7.27%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £75,000
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 28198 32234 36127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.65% 16.98% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 22825 26351 29897
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 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
England -51 830 £55,500 +1.83% 22
UK excluding London -51 557 £50,000 - 14
London +15 321 £62,500 +4.17% 9
South East -70 178 £57,500 +4.55% 6
North of England -15 109 £45,000 +10.43% 2
East of England -5 103 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Midlands -45 71 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire +50 67 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South West +13 61 £45,000 -
West Midlands -15 44 £47,500 +5.56% 2
North West -61 42 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Scotland +13 38 £65,000 +68.83% 1
East Midlands -6 27 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Wales +16 11 £39,250 -41.85%
Channel Islands - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 885 (99.89%) Cisco
2 673 (75.96%) Cisco Certification
3 540 (60.95%) Firewall
4 526 (59.37%) CCNP
5 416 (46.95%) WAN
6 405 (45.71%) BGP
7 361 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
8 353 (39.84%) OSPF
8 353 (39.84%) Data Centre
9 343 (38.71%) LAN
10 324 (36.57%) MPLS
11 310 (34.99%) Wireless
12 290 (32.73%) CheckPoint
13 282 (31.83%) VPN
14 268 (30.25%) CCIE
15 246 (27.77%) F5
16 238 (26.86%) IPsec
16 238 (26.86%) EIGRP
17 222 (25.06%) Palo Alto
18 217 (24.49%) Juniper
18 217 (24.49%) Network Security
19 212 (23.93%) CCNA
20 207 (23.36%) VMware
21 202 (22.80%) Cisco IOS
22 179 (20.20%) Load Balancing
23 178 (20.09%) Microsoft
24 174 (19.64%) VoIP
25 165 (18.62%) Finance
26 161 (18.17%) ITIL
27 149 (16.82%) Network Design

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 67 (7.56%) CMS
2 39 (4.40%) Skype for Business
3 21 (2.37%) MS Exchange
4 13 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (1.35%) IIS
6 7 (0.79%) Apache
6 7 (0.79%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.45%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.34%) nginx
10 2 (0.23%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.23%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (2.03%) MS Visio
2 10 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.24%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 80 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 16 (1.81%) IaaS
4 16 (1.81%) PaaS
5 11 (1.24%) SaaS
6 5 (0.56%) Office 365
7 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.34%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 540 (60.95%) Firewall
2 416 (46.95%) WAN
3 405 (45.71%) BGP
4 361 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
5 353 (39.84%) OSPF
6 343 (38.71%) LAN
7 324 (36.57%) MPLS
8 310 (34.99%) Wireless
9 282 (31.83%) VPN
10 238 (26.86%) EIGRP
10 238 (26.86%) IPsec
11 217 (24.49%) Network Security
12 202 (22.80%) Cisco IOS
13 174 (19.64%) VoIP
14 143 (16.14%) DNS
15 135 (15.24%) Ethernet
16 114 (12.87%) TCP/IP
17 109 (12.30%) VLAN
18 98 (11.06%) DHCP
19 94 (10.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (4.51%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.24%) InfluxDB
2 11 (1.24%) MySQL
2 11 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.23%) DB2
4 2 (0.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (5.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 43 (4.85%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (0.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.23%) git-flow
3 2 (0.23%) Jenkins
General
1 165 (18.62%) Finance
2 100 (11.29%) Banking
3 88 (9.93%) Telecoms
4 22 (2.48%) Retail
5 17 (1.92%) Law
6 15 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.58%) Billing
8 13 (1.47%) Legal
9 11 (1.24%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.79%) Automotive
11 6 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.68%) Marketing
12 5 (0.56%) Electronics
12 5 (0.56%) Games
13 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 461 (52.03%) Network Engineer
2 197 (22.23%) Cisco Engineer
3 177 (19.98%) Senior Network Engineer
4 167 (18.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 75 (8.47%) Architect
6 64 (7.22%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 63 (7.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 54 (6.09%) Consultant
8 54 (6.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 48 (5.42%) Team Leader
10 46 (5.19%) Network Architect
11 45 (5.08%) Network Team Leader
12 40 (4.51%) Support Engineer
13 37 (4.18%) Security Consultant
14 36 (4.06%) Cisco Consultant
14 36 (4.06%) Network Specialist
14 36 (4.06%) Network Support
15 35 (3.95%) Lead Network Engineer
15 35 (3.95%) Security Engineer
16 33 (3.72%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (10.50%) XMPP
2 40 (4.51%) 802.1X
3 16 (1.81%) SAML
4 4 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.23%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.23%) XML
6 1 (0.11%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 353 (39.84%) Data Centre
2 81 (9.14%) Clustering
3 45 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 35 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (3.84%) PKI
6 29 (3.27%) Video Conferencing
7 24 (2.71%) Management Information System
8 23 (2.60%) FlexPod
9 18 (2.03%) Driving Licence
9 18 (2.03%) Virtual Team
10 12 (1.35%) Blackberry
11 11 (1.24%) DataPower
11 11 (1.24%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 10 (1.13%) Replication
13 8 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (0.79%) CLARiiON
14 7 (0.79%) Equities
14 7 (0.79%) Fixed Income
15 6 (0.68%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.68%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 108 (12.19%) Linux
2 89 (10.05%) Windows
3 54 (6.09%) Unix
4 37 (4.18%) CentOS
5 33 (3.72%) Windows Server
6 28 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (1.58%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.68%) Solaris
11 6 (0.68%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.34%) Debian
12 3 (0.34%) Fedora
13 2 (0.23%) AIX
13 2 (0.23%) DC/OS
13 2 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.23%) SUSE
13 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (20.20%) Load Balancing
2 161 (18.17%) ITIL
3 149 (16.82%) Network Design
4 119 (13.43%) Network Monitoring
5 111 (12.53%) Network Management
6 92 (10.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 84 (9.48%) Mentoring
8 83 (9.37%) Presales
9 71 (8.01%) Line Management
10 70 (7.90%) Capacity Management
10 70 (7.90%) Incident Management
11 62 (7.00%) Change Management
11 62 (7.00%) Migration
12 50 (5.64%) Problem Management
13 48 (5.42%) Service Management
14 45 (5.08%) Service Delivery
15 43 (4.85%) Kalman Filter
16 41 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
17 39 (4.40%) Security Patching
18 35 (3.95%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (7.22%) Python
2 36 (4.06%) C
3 31 (3.50%) Perl
4 21 (2.37%) Bash Shell
5 17 (1.92%) Ruby
6 16 (1.81%) PowerShell
7 15 (1.69%) SQL
8 6 (0.68%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.45%) Java
10 1 (0.11%) AWK
10 1 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 673 (75.96%) Cisco Certification
2 526 (59.37%) CCNP
3 268 (30.25%) CCIE
4 212 (23.93%) CCNA
5 89 (10.05%) Security Cleared
6 69 (7.79%) SC Cleared
7 64 (7.22%) CCDP
7 64 (7.22%) CCVP
8 62 (7.00%) Degree
9 49 (5.53%) CCSE
10 38 (4.29%) DV Cleared
11 36 (4.06%) CCDA
12 34 (3.84%) CCSA
13 31 (3.50%) CCNP Voice
14 30 (3.39%) JNCIP
15 29 (3.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 25 (2.82%) CISSP
17 20 (2.26%) CCDE
17 20 (2.26%) Network+ Certification
18 16 (1.81%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (9.48%) SLA
2 22 (2.48%) QA
3 15 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.69%) PMO
4 9 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.34%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 117 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (11.96%) Active Directory
3 49 (5.53%) Hyper-V
4 26 (2.93%) iptables
5 17 (1.92%) VMware NSX
6 14 (1.58%) vSphere
7 13 (1.47%) XenApp
8 10 (1.13%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.90%) ProxySG
10 6 (0.68%) Firmware
11 5 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.45%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.34%) Postfix
13 3 (0.34%) vCloud
13 3 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.23%) Docker
14 2 (0.23%) FreeRADIUS
14 2 (0.23%) NFS
14 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
15 1 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 113 (12.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 84 (9.48%) Nagios
3 81 (9.14%) Cisco Prime
4 71 (8.01%) Cacti
4 71 (8.01%) Cisco UCCX
5 60 (6.77%) Cisco UCCE
6 42 (4.74%) SolarWinds Orion
7 38 (4.29%) Cisco LMS
7 38 (4.29%) Opsview
8 37 (4.18%) Ansible
8 37 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
9 33 (3.72%) Puppet
10 31 (3.50%) FortiGate
11 26 (2.93%) SELinux
12 21 (2.37%) vCenter Server
13 17 (1.92%) Salt
14 16 (1.81%) Grafana
15 15 (1.69%) Icinga
16 9 (1.02%) SCCM
17 6 (0.68%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 885 (99.89%) Cisco
2 290 (32.73%) CheckPoint
3 246 (27.77%) F5
4 222 (25.06%) Palo Alto
5 217 (24.49%) Juniper
6 207 (23.36%) VMware
7 178 (20.09%) Microsoft
8 137 (15.46%) SolarWinds
9 95 (10.72%) HP
10 83 (9.37%) Meraki
11 78 (8.80%) Citrix
12 71 (8.01%) Aruba
13 70 (7.90%) Riverbed
14 60 (6.77%) Dell
15 52 (5.87%) Red Hat
16 47 (5.30%) Brocade
17 42 (4.74%) NetApp
18 41 (4.63%) Avaya
19 32 (3.61%) Fortinet
20 27 (3.05%) NICE Systems