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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 98 118 100
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 29 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.11% 0.38% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.21% 1.69% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - -
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
689 591 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.29% 22.46% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 220 180
Average daily rate £350 £375 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 37 33
Average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.22% -59.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.25 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

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 January 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 January 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 +17 14 £375 +38.88% 3
Slough -6 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
South East

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 46 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (67.39%) Cisco ASA
3 28 (60.87%) Firewall
4 26 (56.52%) CheckPoint
5 25 (54.35%) F5
6 20 (43.48%) BGP
6 20 (43.48%) VMware
7 17 (36.96%) MPLS
8 16 (34.78%) Linux
8 16 (34.78%) Change Management
9 15 (32.61%) FortiGate
10 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (23.91%) SAN
12 10 (21.74%) Citrix
12 10 (21.74%) Red Hat
12 10 (21.74%) Project Management
12 10 (21.74%) CCNP
12 10 (21.74%) Juniper
12 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (19.57%) Smart Meter
13 9 (19.57%) Migration
13 9 (19.57%) Network Security
13 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
13 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (15.22%) IPsec
14 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
14 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
14 7 (15.22%) iSCSI
14 7 (15.22%) Supplier Management
14 7 (15.22%) VLAN

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (15.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.04%) IIS
3 5 (10.87%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.17%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) IaaS
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
1 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (67.39%) Cisco ASA
2 28 (60.87%) Firewall
3 20 (43.48%) BGP
4 17 (36.96%) MPLS
5 11 (23.91%) SAN
6 9 (19.57%) Network Security
7 7 (15.22%) IPsec
7 7 (15.22%) iSCSI
7 7 (15.22%) VLAN
7 7 (15.22%) VPN
7 7 (15.22%) DNS
8 6 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (13.04%) Ethernet
8 6 (13.04%) LAN
8 6 (13.04%) OSPF
9 5 (10.87%) Internet
9 5 (10.87%) WAN
9 5 (10.87%) Cisco ISE
9 5 (10.87%) NetScaler
10 4 (8.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.87%) DB2
General
1 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Billing
2 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Environment Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Security Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Test Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Architect
5 6 (13.04%) Design Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Network Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Test Environment Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Network Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Programme Test Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Programme Manager
8 3 (6.52%) FlexPod Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Smart Meter
2 3 (6.52%) FlexPod
3 2 (4.35%) CMDB
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (15.22%) Windows
4 5 (10.87%) SUSE
4 5 (10.87%) AIX
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.17%) VMS
5 1 (2.17%) HPUX
5 1 (2.17%) Solaris
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Change Management
2 10 (21.74%) Project Management
3 9 (19.57%) Migration
3 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
4 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
4 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
4 7 (15.22%) Supplier Management
4 7 (15.22%) Load Balancing
4 7 (15.22%) Network Design
4 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy
5 6 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (13.04%) Integration Testing
5 6 (13.04%) Validation
6 4 (8.70%) Network Architecture
6 4 (8.70%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (6.52%) Service Management
7 3 (6.52%) Line Management
7 3 (6.52%) Network Management
8 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) C#
2 1 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) Perl
2 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (21.74%) CCNP
3 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (10.87%) CCIE
4 5 (10.87%) CCDP
5 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.70%) JNCIS
6 2 (4.35%) CCIP
7 1 (2.17%) CCSP
7 1 (2.17%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.17%) CISSP
7 1 (2.17%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.04%) vSphere
3 5 (10.87%) FreeRADIUS
4 4 (8.70%) Firmware
5 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.17%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.17%) Docker
6 1 (2.17%) LXC
6 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) FortiGate
2 5 (10.87%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.17%) WSUS
4 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.17%) Netcool
4 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (56.52%) CheckPoint
3 25 (54.35%) F5
4 20 (43.48%) VMware
5 10 (21.74%) Citrix
5 10 (21.74%) Red Hat
5 10 (21.74%) Juniper
6 6 (13.04%) Infoblox
6 6 (13.04%) IBM
6 6 (13.04%) Oracle
7 5 (10.87%) CA
7 5 (10.87%) Splunk
8 4 (8.70%) Tufin
8 4 (8.70%) SolarWinds
8 4 (8.70%) Mercator
8 4 (8.70%) Blue Coat
9 3 (6.52%) NetApp
9 3 (6.52%) EMC
10 2 (4.35%) BMC
11 1 (2.17%) Redback
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