The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 118 105 110
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 19 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 0.82% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% 3.54% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 1
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£300 £205 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -25.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £180.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-88.05% +554.54%
Cisco Nexus
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
761 650 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.90% 23.16% 26.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 233 190
Average daily rate £300 £313 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 52 22
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.00 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £180.00 £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -9 8 £294 +46.87% 4
Maidenhead - 1 - - 1
Slough - - - -
Cisco Nexus
South East

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 57 (100.00%) Cisco
2 39 (68.42%) Cisco ASA
3 36 (63.16%) Firewall
4 35 (61.40%) F5
5 34 (59.65%) CheckPoint
6 25 (43.86%) BGP
7 24 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (35.09%) CCNP
8 20 (35.09%) VMware
9 15 (26.32%) Change Management
9 15 (26.32%) MPLS
9 15 (26.32%) FortiGate
10 14 (24.56%) Linux
11 12 (21.05%) VoIP
11 12 (21.05%) SAN
11 12 (21.05%) iSCSI
12 11 (19.30%) Cisco PIX
13 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery
13 10 (17.54%) Juniper
14 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (15.79%) Citrix
14 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
14 9 (15.79%) Project Management
14 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
14 9 (15.79%) Migration
14 9 (15.79%) Network Security
14 9 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (15.79%) Smart Meter
15 8 (14.04%) Fibre Channel
15 8 (14.04%) CCIE

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (12.28%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.77%) IIS
3 4 (7.02%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 39 (68.42%) Cisco ASA
2 36 (63.16%) Firewall
3 25 (43.86%) BGP
4 15 (26.32%) MPLS
5 12 (21.05%) SAN
5 12 (21.05%) VoIP
5 12 (21.05%) iSCSI
6 11 (19.30%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (15.79%) Network Security
8 8 (14.04%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (14.04%) OSPF
8 8 (14.04%) Internet
9 7 (12.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (10.53%) VPN
10 6 (10.53%) LAN
10 6 (10.53%) IPsec
10 6 (10.53%) VLAN
11 5 (8.77%) WAN
11 5 (8.77%) Ethernet
12 4 (7.02%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.02%) DB2
General
1 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Network Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Consultant
2 9 (15.79%) Environment Manager
3 8 (14.04%) Security Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Test Manager
3 8 (14.04%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Architect
5 6 (10.53%) Network Consultant
5 6 (10.53%) Design Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Network Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Test Environment Manager
6 4 (7.02%) FlexPod Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Design Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) IP Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Programme Test Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.75%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Smart Meter
2 4 (7.02%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (12.28%) Windows
4 4 (7.02%) AIX
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (7.02%) SUSE
5 2 (3.51%) UNIX
6 1 (1.75%) HPUX
6 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Change Management
2 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery
3 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 9 (15.79%) Project Management
3 9 (15.79%) Migration
4 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
4 7 (12.28%) Supplier Management
4 7 (12.28%) Test Strategy
4 7 (12.28%) Network Design
5 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 6 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (10.53%) Integration Testing
5 6 (10.53%) Validation
6 4 (7.02%) Network Architecture
6 4 (7.02%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (5.26%) Network Management
7 3 (5.26%) ITIL
8 2 (3.51%) Service Management
8 2 (3.51%) Line Management
9 1 (1.75%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (35.09%) CCNP
3 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (14.04%) CCIE
5 5 (8.77%) CCDP
6 4 (7.02%) JNCIS
6 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.26%) CCNA
8 1 (1.75%) CISSP
8 1 (1.75%) CCSP
8 1 (1.75%) CCIP
8 1 (1.75%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.75%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) vSphere
2 4 (7.02%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.26%) Firmware
4 1 (1.75%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (26.32%) FortiGate
2 5 (8.77%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (7.02%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (61.40%) F5
3 34 (59.65%) CheckPoint
4 20 (35.09%) VMware
5 10 (17.54%) Juniper
6 9 (15.79%) Citrix
6 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle
7 5 (8.77%) IBM
7 5 (8.77%) Infoblox
8 4 (7.02%) Tufin
8 4 (7.02%) Splunk
8 4 (7.02%) CA
8 4 (7.02%) NetApp
8 4 (7.02%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.02%) Blue Coat
8 4 (7.02%) Mercator
9 3 (5.26%) EMC
10 1 (1.75%) Nokia
10 1 (1.75%) BMC
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