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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 95 116 109
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 28 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.10% 0.36% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.38% 1.56% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £365 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.89 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+10.63% -
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
639 578 903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.02% 23.12% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 214 250
Average daily rate £335 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £427 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £20.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.28 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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
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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 +26 12 £375 - 2
Bracknell - 4 £300 -
Slough -9 2 £270 - 4
Maidenhead - - - -
Cisco Nexus
South East

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (51.52%) Firewall
4 16 (48.48%) BGP
4 16 (48.48%) CheckPoint
5 15 (45.45%) VMware
5 15 (45.45%) F5
6 14 (42.42%) MPLS
7 13 (39.39%) Linux
8 11 (33.33%) FortiGate
9 10 (30.30%) Change Management
10 9 (27.27%) Network Security
10 9 (27.27%) SAN
11 8 (24.24%) DNS
12 7 (21.21%) Project Management
12 7 (21.21%) VLAN
12 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
12 7 (21.21%) Windows
12 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (21.21%) vSphere
13 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (18.18%) Smart Meter
13 6 (18.18%) Apache
13 6 (18.18%) SQL
13 6 (18.18%) Oracle
13 6 (18.18%) IIS
13 6 (18.18%) IBM
13 6 (18.18%) Ethernet
13 6 (18.18%) VPN

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 6 (18.18%) Apache
1 6 (18.18%) IIS
2 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) assyst
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) IaaS
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
1 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (51.52%) Firewall
3 16 (48.48%) BGP
4 14 (42.42%) MPLS
5 9 (27.27%) Network Security
5 9 (27.27%) SAN
6 8 (24.24%) DNS
7 7 (21.21%) VLAN
8 6 (18.18%) Ethernet
8 6 (18.18%) VPN
8 6 (18.18%) IPsec
9 5 (15.15%) OSPF
9 5 (15.15%) Internet
9 5 (15.15%) NetScaler
9 5 (15.15%) Cisco ISE
10 3 (9.09%) EIGRP
11 2 (6.06%) IPv6
11 2 (6.06%) LAN
11 2 (6.06%) VoIP
11 2 (6.06%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
1 5 (15.15%) DB2
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 9 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Environment Manager
5 5 (15.15%) Test Manager
6 4 (12.12%) Network Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Programme Test Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) Programme Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (6.06%) FlexPod Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Cisco Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Network Team Leader
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Help Desk Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Smart Meter
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.03%) CMDB
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (15.15%) SUSE
3 5 (15.15%) AIX
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.03%) VMS
4 1 (3.03%) HPUX
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Change Management
2 7 (21.21%) Project Management
3 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 6 (18.18%) Migration
4 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
4 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.15%) Validation
4 5 (15.15%) Supplier Management
4 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
4 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Test Strategy
5 3 (9.09%) Service Management
5 3 (9.09%) Line Management
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.03%) Network Design
7 1 (3.03%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Python
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (15.15%) CCNP
4 4 (12.12%) CCIE
5 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) CCIP
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.03%) MCTS
6 1 (3.03%) MCITP
6 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) CCSA
6 1 (3.03%) MCSE
6 1 (3.03%) CCNA
6 1 (3.03%) CCDP
6 1 (3.03%) CCSP
6 1 (3.03%) CISSP
6 1 (3.03%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.03%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) vSphere
2 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.15%) FreeRADIUS
4 4 (12.12%) Firmware
5 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
7 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
7 1 (3.03%) LXC
7 1 (3.03%) Docker
7 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 5 (15.15%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.03%) WSUS
4 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.03%) Netcool
4 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (48.48%) CheckPoint
3 15 (45.45%) VMware
3 15 (45.45%) F5
4 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle
5 6 (18.18%) IBM
5 6 (18.18%) Juniper
6 5 (15.15%) Citrix
6 5 (15.15%) CA
6 5 (15.15%) Splunk
7 3 (9.09%) EMC
8 2 (6.06%) Infoblox
8 2 (6.06%) NetApp
8 2 (6.06%) BMC
9 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.03%) Ericsson
9 1 (3.03%) webMethods
9 1 (3.03%) Symantec