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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 110 119 119
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 16 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.62% 0.20% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.80% 0.76% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £378 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £280 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £476 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
-2.15% -
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
571 656 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.10% 26.78% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 245 230
Average daily rate £338 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 28
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £59.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +2.12%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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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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
Slough +4 3 £450 -
Reading -2 3 £473 +25.16% 3
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
South East

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (62.16%) Data Centre
3 19 (51.35%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (40.54%) Firewall
5 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (29.73%) BGP
6 11 (29.73%) VMware
7 10 (27.03%) OSPF
8 9 (24.32%) CheckPoint
8 9 (24.32%) CCNP
9 8 (21.62%) NetApp
9 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
9 8 (21.62%) F5
10 7 (18.92%) Wireless
10 7 (18.92%) MPLS
10 7 (18.92%) CCIE
11 6 (16.22%) Juniper
11 6 (16.22%) SAN
11 6 (16.22%) EIGRP
11 6 (16.22%) PaaS
11 6 (16.22%) VLAN
11 6 (16.22%) Network Design
12 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
12 5 (13.51%) CA
12 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
12 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
12 5 (13.51%) VoIP
12 5 (13.51%) WAN
12 5 (13.51%) Cisco CUCM
13 4 (10.81%) Unified Communications

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) PaaS
2 4 (10.81%) IaaS
2 4 (10.81%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (40.54%) Firewall
3 11 (29.73%) BGP
4 10 (27.03%) OSPF
5 7 (18.92%) Wireless
5 7 (18.92%) MPLS
6 6 (16.22%) SAN
6 6 (16.22%) EIGRP
6 6 (16.22%) VLAN
7 5 (13.51%) VoIP
7 5 (13.51%) WAN
8 4 (10.81%) Unified Communications
9 3 (8.11%) VPN
9 3 (8.11%) LAN
10 2 (5.41%) IPv4
10 2 (5.41%) IGRP
10 2 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (5.41%) IPsec
11 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
11 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Architect
2 6 (16.22%) IP Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Design Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Support
6 2 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Data Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Network Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) XMPP
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.41%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) CMDB
4 1 (2.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
2 1 (2.70%) HPUX
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Network Design
2 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.11%) Change Management
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.70%) Validation
5 1 (2.70%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.70%) Data Management
5 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Network Management
5 1 (2.70%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.70%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Perl
1 1 (2.70%) Python
1 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (24.32%) CCNP
3 7 (18.92%) CCIE
4 4 (10.81%) CCNA
5 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) NCDA
6 1 (2.70%) CCSP
6 1 (2.70%) CCIP
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.70%) CCSE
6 1 (2.70%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.70%) Degree
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) vCloud
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (10.81%) FortiGate
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (2.70%) WSUS
4 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (29.73%) VMware
3 9 (24.32%) CheckPoint
4 8 (21.62%) F5
4 8 (21.62%) NetApp
5 6 (16.22%) Juniper
6 5 (13.51%) CA
7 4 (10.81%) IBM
8 3 (8.11%) EMC
9 2 (5.41%) Citrix
9 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.41%) HP
9 2 (5.41%) Huawei
9 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.70%) Infoblox
10 1 (2.70%) Tufin
10 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.70%) Ruckus Wireless