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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
South East / Berkshire
Rank 80 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 29 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.48% 1.30% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.32% 5.73% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 23
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £315 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £43.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +138.88%

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
459 558 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.41% 22.64% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 278 307
Median daily rate £388 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.39% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 12
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 18 January 2017.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Berkshire region.

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +6 8 £350 -12.50%
Maidenhead - 4 £500 -
Slough +8 3 - -
Ascot - 1 £450 -
Newbury - 1 £320 -
Cisco Nexus
South East

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (48.00%) Firewall
3 22 (44.00%) Data Centre
4 21 (42.00%) MPLS
5 19 (38.00%) BGP
5 19 (38.00%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (36.00%) CheckPoint
7 17 (34.00%) VMware
8 16 (32.00%) CCNP
9 15 (30.00%) Palo Alto
9 15 (30.00%) F5
10 14 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (28.00%) SAN
11 13 (26.00%) LAN
12 12 (24.00%) WAN
13 11 (22.00%) VPN
14 10 (20.00%) VLAN
14 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
15 9 (18.00%) Network Design
16 8 (16.00%) CCIE
16 8 (16.00%) Juniper
16 8 (16.00%) EMC
16 8 (16.00%) CCNA
17 7 (14.00%) NetApp
17 7 (14.00%) OSPF
17 7 (14.00%) Linux
17 7 (14.00%) Unix
17 7 (14.00%) Wireless
17 7 (14.00%) NetScaler

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 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.00%) Firewall
2 21 (42.00%) MPLS
3 19 (38.00%) BGP
4 14 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (28.00%) SAN
5 13 (26.00%) LAN
6 12 (24.00%) WAN
7 11 (22.00%) VPN
8 10 (20.00%) VLAN
9 7 (14.00%) NetScaler
9 7 (14.00%) OSPF
9 7 (14.00%) Wireless
10 6 (12.00%) Cisco Wireless
11 5 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (10.00%) Network Security
11 5 (10.00%) VSAN
12 4 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (8.00%) ICMP
12 4 (8.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (6.00%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Billing
2 2 (4.00%) Electronics
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Architect
1 16 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Network Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Network Security Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Security Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Deployment Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) FlexPod Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) CSS
2 1 (2.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) PKI
3 5 (10.00%) FlexPod
4 3 (6.00%) CMDB
4 3 (6.00%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (6.00%) EMC VNX
4 3 (6.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (6.00%) IPTV
4 3 (6.00%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (6.00%) STB
4 3 (6.00%) Video on Demand
5 2 (4.00%) Clustering
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
1 7 (14.00%) Unix
2 6 (12.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Android
3 3 (6.00%) Solaris
4 2 (4.00%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) CentOS
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Network Design
2 5 (10.00%) Change Management
2 5 (10.00%) ITIL
2 5 (10.00%) Project Management
3 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.00%) Network Management
3 4 (8.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (6.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (6.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.00%) Migration
5 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.00%) Content Management
6 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C
1 1 (2.00%) Perl
1 1 (2.00%) Python
1 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (32.00%) CCNP
3 8 (16.00%) CCIE
3 8 (16.00%) CCNA
4 5 (10.00%) CCIP
5 4 (8.00%) JNCIA
5 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.00%) CCDA
7 1 (2.00%) CCDP
7 1 (2.00%) CCVP
7 1 (2.00%) Degree
7 1 (2.00%) MCSA
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.00%) vCloud
2 6 (12.00%) vSphere
3 3 (6.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 3 (6.00%) ProxySG
3 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) vRealize
2 3 (6.00%) Ansible
2 3 (6.00%) Nagios
2 3 (6.00%) OPNET
2 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.00%) Puppet
2 3 (6.00%) vMotion
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (36.00%) CheckPoint
3 17 (34.00%) VMware
4 15 (30.00%) F5
4 15 (30.00%) Palo Alto
5 8 (16.00%) EMC
5 8 (16.00%) Juniper
6 7 (14.00%) NetApp
7 6 (12.00%) HP
8 5 (10.00%) Citrix
8 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.00%) 3PAR
9 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
9 3 (6.00%) Huawei
9 3 (6.00%) Riverbed
9 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.00%) Ericsson
10 2 (4.00%) Fortinet
10 2 (4.00%) Nokia
10 2 (4.00%) Oracle