The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 101 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 30 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.04% 0.082% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.61% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate £210 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £180.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £27.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+554.54% +0.91%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
651 650 991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.66% 26.52% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 203 224
Average daily rate £295 £285 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.50% -5.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 20 27
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £20.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
Cisco Nexus
South East

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Berkshire region.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 24 £210 - 3
Slough - 2 £450 - 1
Wokingham - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Cisco Nexus
South East

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Nexus.

1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (74.29%) Juniper
3 25 (71.43%) MPLS
4 18 (51.43%) DNS
4 18 (51.43%) Firewall
5 17 (48.57%) CheckPoint
6 15 (42.86%) Huawei
7 14 (40.00%) Telecoms
7 14 (40.00%) Ethernet
8 12 (34.29%) BGP
9 11 (31.43%) OSPF
9 11 (31.43%) F5
10 10 (28.57%) 4G
10 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (28.57%) Configuration Management
10 10 (28.57%) Fault Management
10 10 (28.57%) Change Management
11 9 (25.71%) IPsec
11 9 (25.71%) VPN
12 8 (22.86%) SNMP
12 8 (22.86%) Network Management
12 8 (22.86%) FWSM
13 7 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 7 (20.00%) MGW
13 7 (20.00%) VoIP
13 7 (20.00%) Apache
13 7 (20.00%) SS7
13 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (20.00%) GGSN
13 7 (20.00%) SGSN

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Nexus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) MPLS
2 18 (51.43%) DNS
2 18 (51.43%) Firewall
3 14 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 12 (34.29%) BGP
5 11 (31.43%) OSPF
6 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (28.57%) 4G
7 9 (25.71%) VPN
7 9 (25.71%) IPsec
8 8 (22.86%) SNMP
8 8 (22.86%) FWSM
9 7 (20.00%) MGW
9 7 (20.00%) GGSN
9 7 (20.00%) SGSN
9 7 (20.00%) VoIP
9 7 (20.00%) SS7
10 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
10 6 (17.14%) LAN
10 6 (17.14%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Ant
1 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Selenium
1 1 (2.86%) Hudson
1 1 (2.86%) Gradle
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) Apache Ivy
General
1 14 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.14%) Legal
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
4 3 (8.57%) Billing
4 3 (8.57%) Back Office
5 2 (5.71%) Finance
5 2 (5.71%) Front Office
6 1 (2.86%) Electronics
6 1 (2.86%) Marketing
6 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) NOC Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) IP Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Design Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Senior IP Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) WAP
1 1 (2.86%) CPAN
1 1 (2.86%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) DTV
1 1 (2.86%) Clustering
1 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) AIX
1 1 (2.86%) Solaris
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) VMS
1 1 (2.86%) CentOS
1 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 10 (28.57%) Change Management
1 10 (28.57%) Fault Management
2 8 (22.86%) Network Management
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Network Design
5 2 (5.71%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.71%) Change Control
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.86%) Kanban
6 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) SABSA
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) Perl
1 1 (2.86%) Ruby
1 1 (2.86%) Korn
1 1 (2.86%) C-shell
1 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.14%) Check Point Certification
2 6 (17.14%) CCIE
2 6 (17.14%) CCSP
2 6 (17.14%) CCNP
2 6 (17.14%) CCDP
2 6 (17.14%) CISSP
3 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Xen
3 1 (2.86%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.86%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.86%) Nagios
2 1 (2.86%) YUM
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (74.29%) Juniper
3 17 (48.57%) CheckPoint
4 15 (42.86%) Huawei
5 11 (31.43%) F5
6 7 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 5 (14.29%) VMware
8 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
8 3 (8.57%) EMC
9 2 (5.71%) Velocent
9 2 (5.71%) Blue Coat
9 2 (5.71%) Ericsson
9 2 (5.71%) HP
9 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.86%) Sun
10 1 (2.86%) Oracle
10 1 (2.86%) Vignette
10 1 (2.86%) SAP
10 1 (2.86%) Dell
10 1 (2.86%) BEA
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