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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 67 95 107
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +12
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 51 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.17% 0.94% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.24% 3.83% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 9 5
Median daily rate £450 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
552 601 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.46% 24.51% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 241 213
Median daily rate £363 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.75 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 16 £450 +56.52%
Windsor +5 7 £500 -
Slough +9 6 £356 -10.93%
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Ascot - 2 £431 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Cisco Nexus
South East

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor 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 contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 93 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (45.16%) Firewall
4 38 (40.86%) Data Centre
5 35 (37.63%) VMware
6 33 (35.48%) Cisco ASA
7 32 (34.41%) Linux
8 31 (33.33%) CCNP
9 30 (32.26%) vSphere
10 27 (29.03%) ITIL
11 23 (24.73%) MPLS
12 20 (21.51%) BGP
12 20 (21.51%) NetApp
12 20 (21.51%) CheckPoint
12 20 (21.51%) FlexPod
13 19 (20.43%) Windows
14 18 (19.35%) CCNA
14 18 (19.35%) Data ONTAP
15 17 (18.28%) F5
15 17 (18.28%) EMC
15 17 (18.28%) OSPF
15 17 (18.28%) Wireless
16 15 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 15 (16.13%) CCIE
17 13 (13.98%) VPN
17 13 (13.98%) Ethernet
17 13 (13.98%) Juniper
17 13 (13.98%) SAN
17 13 (13.98%) Puppet
17 13 (13.98%) EMC VNX

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.15%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (45.16%) Firewall
2 33 (35.48%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (24.73%) MPLS
4 20 (21.51%) BGP
5 17 (18.28%) OSPF
5 17 (18.28%) Wireless
6 13 (13.98%) Ethernet
6 13 (13.98%) SAN
6 13 (13.98%) VPN
7 12 (12.90%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (12.90%) Cisco Wireless
8 11 (11.83%) EIGRP
9 10 (10.75%) FCoE
9 10 (10.75%) Fibre Channel
10 9 (9.68%) Network Security
10 9 (9.68%) WAN
11 7 (7.53%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (7.53%) DNS
11 7 (7.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (7.53%) Internet
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (8.60%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.38%) Finance
3 2 (2.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 19 (20.43%) Support Engineer
3 15 (16.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (11.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) IP Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) NetApp Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Architect
7 9 (9.68%) Cisco Support
8 8 (8.60%) Administrator
8 8 (8.60%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) FlexPod Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (8.60%) Network Support
8 8 (8.60%) Network Support Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) Security Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (6.45%) Network Architect
10 6 (6.45%) Senior Security Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (40.86%) Data Centre
2 20 (21.51%) FlexPod
3 13 (13.98%) EMC VNX
4 10 (10.75%) e-Health
5 8 (8.60%) Driving Licence
6 6 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
8 4 (4.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (1.08%) CMDB
9 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.08%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.41%) Linux
2 19 (20.43%) Windows
3 18 (19.35%) Data ONTAP
4 10 (10.75%) Windows Server
5 8 (8.60%) CentOS
6 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.03%) ITIL
2 10 (10.75%) Load Balancing
3 7 (7.53%) DevOps
4 5 (5.38%) Network Design
4 5 (5.38%) Service Management
5 4 (4.30%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.30%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.30%) Test Scripting
5 4 (4.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (3.23%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (3.23%) Migration
6 3 (3.23%) Project Management
7 2 (2.15%) Business Development
7 2 (2.15%) Change Management
7 2 (2.15%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.15%) Network Management
7 2 (2.15%) Open Source
8 1 (1.08%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.08%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.68%) Perl
1 9 (9.68%) Python
2 1 (1.08%) Java
2 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (33.33%) CCNP
3 18 (19.35%) CCNA
4 15 (16.13%) CCIE
4 15 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (11.83%) NCDA
6 10 (10.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
8 8 (8.60%) RHCE
8 8 (8.60%) RHCSA
9 6 (6.45%) CCSE
9 6 (6.45%) SC Cleared
10 5 (5.38%) CCDA
10 5 (5.38%) Degree
11 3 (3.23%) VCP5
12 1 (1.08%) JNCIE
12 1 (1.08%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.08%) NCIE
12 1 (1.08%) VCAP
12 1 (1.08%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.38%) HIPAA
3 4 (4.30%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (32.26%) vSphere
2 12 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.38%) vCloud
4 1 (1.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (13.98%) Puppet
2 11 (11.83%) Nagios
2 11 (11.83%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.15%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.08%) OPNET
4 1 (1.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 93 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (37.63%) VMware
3 20 (21.51%) CheckPoint
3 20 (21.51%) NetApp
4 17 (18.28%) EMC
4 17 (18.28%) F5
5 13 (13.98%) Juniper
6 12 (12.90%) Fortinet
6 12 (12.90%) IBM
7 11 (11.83%) Palo Alto
8 10 (10.75%) CA
9 9 (9.68%) Nokia
10 7 (7.53%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.23%) Extreme Networks
12 2 (2.15%) Remedy
12 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.08%) Aruba
13 1 (1.08%) Infoblox
13 1 (1.08%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.08%) Tufin