The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 126 111 128
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 13 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.66% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.93% 4.12% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.77 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-7.71% -
Cisco Nexus
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
443 388 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.74% 15.93% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 183 183
Average daily rate £338 £320 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 59 58
Average hourly rate £29.75 £23.20 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.23% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.18 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hertfordshire +2 7 £355 +24.56% 2
Essex -3 4 £205 - 1
Bedfordshire - - - - 4
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) Firewall
3 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (60.00%) F5
4 10 (50.00%) WAN
4 10 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 9 (45.00%) LAN
6 8 (40.00%) CCNP
7 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
8 6 (30.00%) Network Security
9 5 (25.00%) MPLS
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (20.00%) ITIL
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) CCNA
10 4 (20.00%) BGP
10 4 (20.00%) CCSE
11 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
11 3 (15.00%) HP
11 3 (15.00%) Juniper
11 3 (15.00%) OSPF
11 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat
11 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
11 3 (15.00%) Network Management
12 2 (10.00%) MS Office
12 2 (10.00%) Windows
12 2 (10.00%) VoIP
12 2 (10.00%) VPN

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) WAN
3 9 (45.00%) LAN
4 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (30.00%) Network Security
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (25.00%) MPLS
7 4 (20.00%) BGP
8 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
8 3 (15.00%) OSPF
9 2 (10.00%) Wireless
9 2 (10.00%) VLAN
9 2 (10.00%) VPN
9 2 (10.00%) DNS
9 2 (10.00%) SSL
9 2 (10.00%) VoIP
9 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (10.00%) tcpdump
10 1 (5.00%) Junos
10 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Junior Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Junior Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Security Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Network Support Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Server Support Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) WAP
1 1 (5.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Network Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
1 1 (5.00%) Python
1 1 (5.00%) Tcl
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
3 4 (20.00%) CCSE
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (10.00%) CCSA
4 2 (10.00%) CCDP
5 1 (5.00%) CCIP
5 1 (5.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (5.00%) Xen
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) F5
3 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Juniper
5 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.00%) Brocade
6 2 (10.00%) McAfee
7 1 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) Mitel
7 1 (5.00%) EMC
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle