Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Nexus
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 285 278
Rank change year-on-year +42 -7 -38
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 55 41 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.63% 0.41% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.69% 2.60% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 63
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -10.53% +9.20%
10th Percentile £48,500 £35,750 £35,850
90th Percentile £71,250 £60,250 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,489 1,579 1,770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.99% 15.88% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,083 1,273 1,384
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +1.27%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in the West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cisco Nexus in the West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Nexus in the West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
Birmingham +38 47 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Coventry +3 4 £53,000 +38.56% 2
Warwickshire - 2 £50,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 - - 2
Cisco Nexus
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 53 (96.36%) CCNP
2 53 (96.36%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (90.91%) Data Centre
4 47 (85.45%) F5
5 45 (81.82%) CheckPoint
6 43 (78.18%) Juniper
7 42 (76.36%) Cisco ASA
8 41 (74.55%) Firewall
9 40 (72.73%) Fortinet
10 38 (69.09%) VPN
11 35 (63.64%) BGP
12 33 (60.00%) OSPF
13 32 (58.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 32 (58.18%) FWSM
14 31 (56.36%) PKI
14 31 (56.36%) IPsec
14 31 (56.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 31 (56.36%) Self-Motivation
15 19 (34.55%) WAN
16 18 (32.73%) ITIL
16 18 (32.73%) Presales
17 17 (30.91%) ITIL V3
18 16 (29.09%) CCIE
19 15 (27.27%) Wireless
19 15 (27.27%) SolarWinds
20 14 (25.45%) Cisco ISE
21 13 (23.64%) Meraki
21 13 (23.64%) Network Security
21 13 (23.64%) Cisco Prime

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (76.36%) Cisco ASA
2 41 (74.55%) Firewall
3 38 (69.09%) VPN
4 35 (63.64%) BGP
5 33 (60.00%) OSPF
6 32 (58.18%) FWSM
7 31 (56.36%) IPsec
8 19 (34.55%) WAN
9 15 (27.27%) Wireless
10 14 (25.45%) Cisco ISE
11 13 (23.64%) Network Security
12 8 (14.55%) DHCP
12 8 (14.55%) DNS
12 8 (14.55%) MPLS
12 8 (14.55%) SNMP
12 8 (14.55%) Software-Defined Networking
13 5 (9.09%) Cisco Firepower
13 5 (9.09%) LAN
13 5 (9.09%) VPLS
14 4 (7.27%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 31 (56.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 22 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (20.00%) Network Specialist
4 10 (18.18%) Architect
4 10 (18.18%) Presales Solution Architect
4 10 (18.18%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 10 (18.18%) Senior Network Specialist
4 10 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (16.36%) Network Security Architect
5 9 (16.36%) Security Architect
5 9 (16.36%) Security Solutions Architect
6 8 (14.55%) Network Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Project Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Presales Technical Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (90.91%) Data Centre
2 31 (56.36%) PKI
2 31 (56.36%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (18.18%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 18 (32.73%) ITIL
2 18 (32.73%) Presales
3 17 (30.91%) ITIL V3
4 10 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 9 (16.36%) Application Performance Management
5 9 (16.36%) DNA
5 9 (16.36%) Migration
5 9 (16.36%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (16.36%) Performance Management
5 9 (16.36%) Security Management
5 9 (16.36%) SIEM
6 8 (14.55%) Converged Infrastructure
6 8 (14.55%) Due Diligence
6 8 (14.55%) Line Management
6 8 (14.55%) Project Management
6 8 (14.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
6 8 (14.55%) Service Management
6 8 (14.55%) Value Proposition
Qualifications
1 53 (96.36%) CCNP
1 53 (96.36%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (29.09%) CCIE
3 10 (18.18%) CCDP
4 8 (14.55%) CCNA
4 8 (14.55%) Degree
4 8 (14.55%) PMI Certification
4 8 (14.55%) PMP
5 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.82%) CCDA
6 1 (1.82%) CCIP
6 1 (1.82%) CCSA
6 1 (1.82%) CCSP
6 1 (1.82%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.36%) VMware NSX
3 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (16.36%) CASB
3 4 (7.27%) Nagios
3 4 (7.27%) Stealthwatch
4 2 (3.64%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 47 (85.45%) F5
3 45 (81.82%) CheckPoint
4 43 (78.18%) Juniper
5 40 (72.73%) Fortinet
6 15 (27.27%) SolarWinds
7 13 (23.64%) Meraki
8 10 (18.18%) Palo Alto
8 10 (18.18%) VMware
9 9 (16.36%) Aruba
9 9 (16.36%) Infoblox
9 9 (16.36%) Riverbed
9 9 (16.36%) Sophos
10 8 (14.55%) CA
10 8 (14.55%) HP
10 8 (14.55%) McAfee
11 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.82%) NetApp
11 1 (1.82%) Symantec