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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
England / West Midlands
Rank 175 216 162
Rank change year-on-year +41 -54  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Nexus 34 25 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.41% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.74% 2.71% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 48
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.09% -4.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

Cisco Nexus is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 717 922 782
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.43% 15.17% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 588 737 666
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire +2 12 £37,500 +41.50%
Birmingham +26 11 £50,000 -2.43% 1
Herefordshire - 11 £45,000 -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 78 (100.00%) Cisco
2 70 (89.74%) Cisco Certification
3 66 (84.62%) CCNA
4 60 (76.92%) Firewall
4 60 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
5 53 (67.95%) CCNP
6 52 (66.67%) WAN
7 41 (52.56%) DMVPN
8 37 (47.44%) Network Security
9 36 (46.15%) MPLS
10 35 (44.87%) DNS
11 33 (42.31%) LAN
12 31 (39.74%) DHCP
13 24 (30.77%) Load Balancing
13 24 (30.77%) OSPF
13 24 (30.77%) Data Centre
14 23 (29.49%) Cisco IOS
14 23 (29.49%) HSRP
14 23 (29.49%) F5
15 22 (28.21%) High Availability
16 21 (26.92%) PCI DSS
16 21 (26.92%) BGP-4
16 21 (26.92%) IPv6
16 21 (26.92%) 802.1X
16 21 (26.92%) Cyberoam
17 19 (24.36%) SC Cleared
17 19 (24.36%) Security Cleared
18 16 (20.51%) VPN
19 15 (19.23%) Wireless
20 13 (16.67%) Cisco ISE

Cisco Nexus
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 60 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
1 60 (76.92%) Firewall
2 52 (66.67%) WAN
3 41 (52.56%) DMVPN
4 37 (47.44%) Network Security
5 36 (46.15%) MPLS
6 35 (44.87%) DNS
7 33 (42.31%) LAN
8 31 (39.74%) DHCP
9 24 (30.77%) OSPF
10 23 (29.49%) Cisco IOS
10 23 (29.49%) HSRP
11 21 (26.92%) BGP-4
11 21 (26.92%) IPv6
12 16 (20.51%) VPN
13 15 (19.23%) Wireless
14 13 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
15 12 (15.38%) EIGRP
15 12 (15.38%) SNMP
15 12 (15.38%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) GIS
General
1 2 (2.56%) Finance
1 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.28%) Banking
2 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 29 (37.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 26 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 13 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 13 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 11 (14.10%) Support Engineer
6 10 (12.82%) Administrator
6 10 (12.82%) Network Administrator
6 10 (12.82%) Switch Engineer
7 9 (11.54%) Network Support
7 9 (11.54%) Network Support Engineer
7 9 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Project Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Senior Network Support
8 6 (7.69%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Cisco Support
9 5 (6.41%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Presales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.92%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.82%) Client/Server
2 10 (12.82%) PKI
3 2 (2.56%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.56%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.28%) EPoS
4 1 (1.28%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) Windows
2 10 (12.82%) Windows Server
2 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 22 (28.21%) High Availability
3 13 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 12 (15.38%) Presales
5 10 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (12.82%) Regulatory Compliance
6 6 (7.69%) Project Management
6 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (6.41%) ITIL
8 4 (5.13%) Change Control
8 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.85%) B2B
9 3 (3.85%) Network Design
9 3 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.56%) Cryptography
10 2 (2.56%) Data Security
10 2 (2.56%) Information Security
10 2 (2.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 70 (89.74%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (84.62%) CCNA
3 53 (67.95%) CCNP
4 19 (24.36%) SC Cleared
4 19 (24.36%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.41%) CCIE
6 4 (5.13%) CCDP
7 3 (3.85%) CCDA
8 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.28%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.92%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (29.49%) F5
3 21 (26.92%) Cyberoam
4 10 (12.82%) Riverbed
5 8 (10.26%) SolarWinds
5 8 (10.26%) VMware
6 6 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.69%) Palo Alto
7 3 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (3.85%) Citrix
7 3 (3.85%) NetApp
8 2 (2.56%) Juniper
8 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
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