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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 118 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 5 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 2.19% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate £275 £230 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% -23.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+138.88% -90.00%
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
330 365 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.08% 14.53% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 175 153
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £160 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 66 48
Average hourly rate £40.13 £23.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.51% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.95 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.90 £39.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend 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 13 February 2016. 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
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 2
Suffolk +7 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) CCNP
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 9 (60.00%) HP
4 9 (60.00%) VPN
4 9 (60.00%) Network Security
5 8 (53.33%) NetScaler
5 8 (53.33%) OSPF
5 8 (53.33%) BGP
6 7 (46.67%) Citrix
6 7 (46.67%) CCSA
6 7 (46.67%) CCSE
6 7 (46.67%) Fortinet
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
7 6 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (40.00%) Migration
7 6 (40.00%) MPLS
7 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
7 6 (40.00%) Juniper
7 6 (40.00%) SSL
8 5 (33.33%) LAN
8 5 (33.33%) RSVP
8 5 (33.33%) CCIE
8 5 (33.33%) NetScreen
8 5 (33.33%) Wireless
8 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
8 5 (33.33%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Network Security
2 9 (60.00%) VPN
3 8 (53.33%) BGP
3 8 (53.33%) NetScaler
3 8 (53.33%) OSPF
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (40.00%) MPLS
5 6 (40.00%) SSL
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (33.33%) Junos
6 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 5 (33.33%) NetScreen
6 5 (33.33%) RSVP
6 5 (33.33%) VLAN
6 5 (33.33%) Wireless
7 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Design Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Check Point Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Network Design
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Network Management
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) Presales
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CCNP
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCSA
2 7 (46.67%) CCSE
3 5 (33.33%) CCIE
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 5 (33.33%) JNCIE
3 5 (33.33%) JNCIP
3 5 (33.33%) JNCIS
4 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (13.33%) CCDP
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (6.67%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 9 (60.00%) HP
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 7 (46.67%) Fortinet
5 6 (40.00%) Juniper
6 5 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 5 (33.33%) F5
6 5 (33.33%) IronPort
6 5 (33.33%) Tufin
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
8 1 (6.67%) Aruba
8 1 (6.67%) GENBAND
8 1 (6.67%) Meraki
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle
8 1 (6.67%) ProCurve