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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 84 96 116
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 38 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.49% 1.15% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.61% 4.23% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 9
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+138.88% -90.00%
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
575 733 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.59% 27.12% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 320 246
Average daily rate £363 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.51% -6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 41
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £13.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 19 £438 +29.62% 5
Slough +11 4 £358 - 1
Maidenhead +3 4 - -
Bracknell +1 4 £475 +58.33%
Windsor +1 1 - - 1
Cisco Nexus
South East

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (64.71%) Firewall
3 28 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (49.02%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (43.14%) MPLS
5 22 (43.14%) Data Centre
6 20 (39.22%) Juniper
7 18 (35.29%) CCNP
8 15 (29.41%) CCIE
9 14 (27.45%) BGP
10 13 (25.49%) OSPF
10 13 (25.49%) Wireless
10 13 (25.49%) F5
11 12 (23.53%) Palo Alto
12 11 (21.57%) Internet
12 11 (21.57%) Broadband
13 10 (19.61%) WAN
14 9 (17.65%) LAN
14 9 (17.65%) Windows
14 9 (17.65%) CCNA
14 9 (17.65%) DNS
14 9 (17.65%) CheckPoint
15 8 (15.69%) Network Design
15 8 (15.69%) VPN
15 8 (15.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 6 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
16 6 (11.76%) SNMP
16 6 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
16 6 (11.76%) Test Scripting
17 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) IaaS
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) HP Helion
3 1 (1.96%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (64.71%) Firewall
2 25 (49.02%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (43.14%) MPLS
4 14 (27.45%) BGP
5 13 (25.49%) OSPF
5 13 (25.49%) Wireless
6 11 (21.57%) Broadband
6 11 (21.57%) Internet
7 10 (19.61%) WAN
8 9 (17.65%) DNS
8 9 (17.65%) LAN
9 8 (15.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (15.69%) VPN
10 6 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
10 6 (11.76%) SNMP
11 5 (9.80%) IOS XR
11 5 (9.80%) NX-OS
11 5 (9.80%) Wireshark
12 4 (7.84%) Cisco PIX
General
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) IP Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Network Support
3 5 (9.80%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) IP Network Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Check Point Expert
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) Design Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) IP Design Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Network Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Senior IP Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.96%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.92%) Unix
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) Network Design
2 6 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 5 (9.80%) ITIL
3 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
3 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (7.84%) Project Management
4 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.92%) Change Control
5 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.92%) Validation
6 1 (1.96%) Line Management
6 1 (1.96%) Migration
6 1 (1.96%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) Perl
2 2 (3.92%) Python
3 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (35.29%) CCNP
3 15 (29.41%) CCIE
4 9 (17.65%) CCNA
5 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.88%) CCDP
6 3 (5.88%) CCSA
6 3 (5.88%) CCSE
7 2 (3.92%) CCDA
7 2 (3.92%) Degree
8 1 (1.96%) CCIP
8 1 (1.96%) CCSP
8 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.96%) vRealize
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (39.22%) Juniper
3 13 (25.49%) F5
4 12 (23.53%) Palo Alto
5 9 (17.65%) CheckPoint
6 5 (9.80%) VMware
7 3 (5.88%) NetApp
7 3 (5.88%) Nokia
8 2 (3.92%) HP
8 2 (3.92%) IBM
8 2 (3.92%) Meraki
8 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.92%) Remedy
9 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.96%) Acme Packet
9 1 (1.96%) CA
9 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle
9 1 (1.96%) Veeam
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
AAP3
Rate: £325 - £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago