Cisco NX-OS
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for NX-OS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NX-OS over the 6 months to 3 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
3 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 816 968 1131
Rank change year-on-year +152 +163 -290
Permanent jobs citing NX-OS 20 64 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.057% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.42% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 31
10th Percentile £48,500 £49,500 £49,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +20.83%
75th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £89,500 £115,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year -23.08% +10.64% -2.08%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK

NX-OS 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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 11,058 15,089 18,744
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 13.61% 13.53% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8,658 9,032 11,484
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £28,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% - -

NX-OS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NX-OS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NX-OS in the UK

NX-OS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NX-OS.

Salary trend for NX-OS in the UK

NX-OS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing NX-OS over the 6 months to 3 March 2024.

Salary histogram for NX-OS in the UK

NX-OS
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NX-OS within the UK over the 6 months to 3 March 2024. 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
Jobs
England +164 19 £80,000 +6.67% 8
Work from Home +87 13 £70,000 -6.67% 2
UK excluding London +58 12 £50,000 -23.08% 1
North of England +112 7 £63,750 -1.92%
North West +51 5 - -
London +191 4 £85,000 - 7
West Midlands +62 3 £80,000 -
Midlands +52 3 £80,000 +64.95%
East of England +49 2 - -
Yorkshire +92 1 £80,000 +23.08%
South East +64 1 £80,000 -
South West +5 1 £50,000 -
North East - 1 £47,500 -

NX-OS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Azure
2 6 (30.00%) GCP
3 2 (10.00%) AWS
4 1 (5.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco IOS
2 15 (75.00%) Firewall
3 14 (70.00%) LAN
4 13 (65.00%) WAN
5 12 (60.00%) SD-WAN
6 8 (40.00%) BGP
6 8 (40.00%) Ethernet
6 8 (40.00%) OSPF
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (35.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 7 (35.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco Firepower
9 5 (25.00%) DHCP
10 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (20.00%) Junos
10 4 (20.00%) MPLS
10 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (20.00%) Wireless
11 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (30.00%) Social Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.00%) Advertising
5 1 (5.00%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (5.00%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Architect
3 8 (40.00%) Network Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Senior
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IP Design Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IP Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Azure Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Data Network Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) IP Architect
7 1 (5.00%) IP Network Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (30.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (15.00%) Team-Oriented Environment
3 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 6 (30.00%) Digital Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) Due Diligence
2 6 (30.00%) People Management
3 4 (20.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) Decision-Making
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Logistics
5 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (10.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (10.00%) Roadmaps
6 1 (5.00%) Agile
6 1 (5.00%) IT Governance
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) CCNA
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) JNCIA
4 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Certification
5 1 (5.00%) Azure Certification
5 1 (5.00%) CCIE
5 1 (5.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Ansible
2 8 (40.00%) FortiGate
3 6 (30.00%) Terraform
4 2 (10.00%) Nagios
4 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) F5
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Fortinet
3 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
4 6 (30.00%) Blue Coat
4 6 (30.00%) CA
4 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (30.00%) Google
5 5 (25.00%) Juniper
6 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 4 (20.00%) Riverbed
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.00%) Aruba
8 2 (10.00%) Meraki
8 2 (10.00%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
9 1 (5.00%) BT
9 1 (5.00%) Mitel
9 1 (5.00%) Sun