The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 357 430 411
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -19
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 239 146 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.22% 2.28% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 95 50
Average daily rate
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£400 £360 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £207 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £21.50 £180.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.05% +585.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £180.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-88.05% +585.71%
Cisco Nexus
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7430 6408 6442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.71% 12.99% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4118 3376 3225
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 395 550
Average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in England

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
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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
London +57 113 £413 +3.12% 30
South East -19 42 £350 +3.70% 14
East of England +21 21 £375 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire - 19 £350 - 8
West Midlands -9 15 £450 +8.43% 4
East Midlands +3 9 £425 -10.52%
North West -15 9 - - 4
South West +8 8 £355 -21.97% 4
North East - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
UK

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 520 (98.30%) Cisco
2 312 (58.98%) Cisco Certification
3 310 (58.60%) Firewall
4 252 (47.64%) Cisco ASA
5 237 (44.80%) F5
6 226 (42.72%) CCNP
7 217 (41.02%) BGP
8 189 (35.73%) CheckPoint
9 166 (31.38%) Juniper
10 162 (30.62%) OSPF
11 156 (29.49%) LAN
12 150 (28.36%) WAN
13 137 (25.90%) MPLS
14 117 (22.12%) VPN
15 110 (20.79%) CCNA
16 109 (20.60%) CCIE
17 108 (20.42%) VMware
18 99 (18.71%) Wireless
18 99 (18.71%) EIGRP
19 95 (17.96%) Load Balancing
20 90 (17.01%) Blue Coat
21 86 (16.26%) Finance
22 85 (16.07%) SolarWinds
23 69 (13.04%) HP
23 69 (13.04%) ITIL
24 68 (12.85%) Network Security
25 65 (12.29%) Network Design
26 64 (12.10%) Cisco IOS
26 64 (12.10%) TCP/IP
27 60 (11.34%) DNS

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (3.21%) IIS
2 14 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.08%) Apache
4 5 (0.95%) Lync
4 5 (0.95%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.76%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (2.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.70%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.76%) MS Office
4 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 310 (58.60%) Firewall
2 252 (47.64%) Cisco ASA
3 217 (41.02%) BGP
4 162 (30.62%) OSPF
5 156 (29.49%) LAN
6 150 (28.36%) WAN
7 137 (25.90%) MPLS
8 117 (22.12%) VPN
9 99 (18.71%) Wireless
9 99 (18.71%) EIGRP
10 68 (12.85%) Network Security
11 64 (12.10%) Cisco IOS
11 64 (12.10%) TCP/IP
12 60 (11.34%) DNS
13 57 (10.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 56 (10.59%) VLAN
14 56 (10.59%) SAN
15 48 (9.07%) Multicast
16 46 (8.70%) DHCP
17 44 (8.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.70%) DB2
3 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.19%) Big Data
4 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.19%) MySQL
4 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 86 (16.26%) Finance
2 45 (8.51%) Banking
3 30 (5.67%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.46%) Retail
6 8 (1.51%) Games
6 8 (1.51%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.76%) Automotive
9 3 (0.57%) Local Government
9 3 (0.57%) Publishing
9 3 (0.57%) Back Office
10 2 (0.38%) Law
10 2 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 284 (53.69%) Network Engineer
2 56 (10.59%) Architect
3 50 (9.45%) Consultant
4 45 (8.51%) Cisco Engineer
5 37 (6.99%) Security Engineer
6 34 (6.43%) Senior Network Engineer
7 33 (6.24%) Network Security Engineer
8 30 (5.67%) Network Consultant
8 30 (5.67%) Network Architect
9 28 (5.29%) Design Engineer
9 28 (5.29%) Analyst
10 27 (5.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 22 (4.16%) Network Design Engineer
12 21 (3.97%) Network Analyst
13 19 (3.59%) Network Specialist
14 18 (3.40%) Support Engineer
15 14 (2.65%) Network Support
16 12 (2.27%) Network Support Engineer
16 12 (2.27%) Infrastructure Architect
17 11 (2.08%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.27%) CSS
2 9 (1.70%) Regular Expression
3 5 (0.95%) XMPP
4 4 (0.76%) LAMP
4 4 (0.76%) CGI
5 2 (0.38%) Web Services
6 1 (0.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.54%) FlexPod
2 17 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (1.89%) PKI
3 10 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (1.70%) Smart Meter
5 8 (1.51%) Visualisation
5 8 (1.51%) Online Games
6 7 (1.32%) User Experience
7 6 (1.13%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.95%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.76%) NHS
10 3 (0.57%) Blog
10 3 (0.57%) Spread Betting
10 3 (0.57%) Open Source
10 3 (0.57%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.38%) Eurex
11 2 (0.38%) PMI
11 2 (0.38%) Social Media
11 2 (0.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 50 (9.45%) Windows
2 48 (9.07%) Linux
3 17 (3.21%) UNIX
4 13 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.70%) Oracle Linux
6 9 (1.70%) AIX
6 9 (1.70%) SUSE
7 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.57%) CentOS
8 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.19%) HPUX
10 1 (0.19%) Solaris
10 1 (0.19%) VMS
10 1 (0.19%) Debian
10 1 (0.19%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (17.96%) Load Balancing
2 69 (13.04%) ITIL
3 65 (12.29%) Network Design
4 51 (9.64%) Network Management
5 43 (8.13%) Migration
6 34 (6.43%) Change Management
7 33 (6.24%) E-Commerce
8 31 (5.86%) Network Monitoring
9 29 (5.48%) Project Management
10 26 (4.91%) Service Delivery
10 26 (4.91%) Low Latency
11 23 (4.35%) PRINCE2
12 21 (3.97%) Service Management
12 21 (3.97%) Mentoring
13 18 (3.40%) Incident Management
14 15 (2.84%) Enterprise Architecture
14 15 (2.84%) Validation
15 14 (2.65%) TOGAF
16 12 (2.27%) CRM
16 12 (2.27%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (3.78%) Python
1 20 (3.78%) SQL
2 15 (2.84%) Lisp
2 15 (2.84%) Perl
3 8 (1.51%) C
4 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 312 (58.98%) Cisco Certification
2 226 (42.72%) CCNP
3 110 (20.79%) CCNA
4 109 (20.60%) CCIE
5 57 (10.78%) Security Cleared
6 51 (9.64%) CCDP
7 41 (7.75%) SC Cleared
8 24 (4.54%) CCSE
9 18 (3.40%) DV Cleared
10 13 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (2.46%) CCSA
11 12 (2.27%) CCIP
12 11 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (1.89%) CCSP
14 8 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (1.32%) MCSE
16 5 (0.95%) MCITP
16 5 (0.95%) JNCIE
16 5 (0.95%) JNCIS
16 5 (0.95%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.89%) SLA
2 8 (1.51%) QA
3 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
System Software
1 49 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (4.54%) vSphere
3 17 (3.21%) Hyper-V
3 17 (3.21%) ProxySG
4 16 (3.02%) Active Directory
5 13 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (2.46%) XenServer
6 11 (2.08%) Firmware
7 10 (1.89%) FreeRADIUS
8 8 (1.51%) Snort
9 5 (0.95%) vCloud
9 5 (0.95%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.38%) NFS
11 1 (0.19%) Xen
11 1 (0.19%) Postfix
11 1 (0.19%) XenApp
11 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 26 (4.91%) FortiGate
2 24 (4.54%) Cisco CUCM
3 21 (3.97%) CiscoWorks
3 21 (3.97%) OPNET
4 20 (3.78%) Cisco Prime
5 12 (2.27%) CA Spectrum
6 8 (1.51%) RANCID
7 6 (1.13%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (0.95%) Puppet
9 4 (0.76%) Cisco UCCE
9 4 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.76%) Cacti
9 4 (0.76%) OpenNMS
9 4 (0.76%) SCCM
9 4 (0.76%) SCOM
10 3 (0.57%) BladeLogic
10 3 (0.57%) Nagios
11 2 (0.38%) Iperf
11 2 (0.38%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.38%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 520 (98.30%) Cisco
2 237 (44.80%) F5
3 189 (35.73%) CheckPoint
4 166 (31.38%) Juniper
5 108 (20.42%) VMware
6 90 (17.01%) Blue Coat
7 85 (16.07%) SolarWinds
8 69 (13.04%) HP
9 51 (9.64%) Citrix
10 46 (8.70%) Fortinet
11 31 (5.86%) IBM
12 30 (5.67%) Riverbed
13 29 (5.48%) NetApp
14 26 (4.91%) Nokia
15 24 (4.54%) BMC
16 23 (4.35%) EMC
16 23 (4.35%) Microsoft
17 22 (4.16%) Infoblox
18 19 (3.59%) TippingPoint
18 19 (3.59%) CA
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