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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 53 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.54% - 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.06% - 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
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
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
79 136 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.66% 18.13% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 84 47
Average daily rate £313 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £220 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) HSRP
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) Change Control
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) Sourcefire
4 3 (50.00%) BIG-IP
4 3 (50.00%) SecurID
4 3 (50.00%) Brocade
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (50.00%) VRRP
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) CCDP
6 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) BGP

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) HSRP
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (50.00%) VRRP
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) SecurID
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) Sourcefire
4 3 (50.00%) Brocade