The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 72 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.80% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
Cisco Nexus
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 90 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.30% 12.03% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 51 72
Median daily rate £338 £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £463 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 13
Median hourly rate £12.50 £26.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.83% +120.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Birmingham region.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) H.323
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) EMC VNX
4 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) SSL

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (12.50%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
3 3 (37.50%) H.323
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) vCloud
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) VMware