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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 355 352 452
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +100
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 249 256 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.54% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.64% 3.62% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 158 74
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.88% -90.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+138.88% -90.00%
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
6850 7067 6159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.52% 15.01% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4085 3968 3287
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 415 367
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 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
London -15 112 £400 +3.22% 24
South East +44 83 £388 +10.71% 16
Yorkshire -19 23 £295 -26.25% 3
North West -17 10 £383 +7.36% 2
East Midlands -13 7 £320 -27.88% 2
East of England -1 6 £325 +18.18% 13
South West -3 5 £368 -6.66% 3
West Midlands -16 3 £375 - 6
Cisco Nexus
UK

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 477 (97.75%) Cisco
2 304 (62.30%) Firewall
3 293 (60.04%) Cisco Certification
4 224 (45.90%) CCNP
5 214 (43.85%) Data Centre
6 194 (39.75%) F5
7 178 (36.48%) WAN
8 177 (36.27%) LAN
9 163 (33.40%) BGP
10 160 (32.79%) Cisco ASA
11 151 (30.94%) CheckPoint
12 143 (29.30%) Juniper
13 141 (28.89%) VPN
14 140 (28.69%) OSPF
15 120 (24.59%) CCNA
16 112 (22.95%) Wireless
17 111 (22.75%) MPLS
18 101 (20.70%) Load Balancing
18 101 (20.70%) Network Security
19 98 (20.08%) VMware
20 92 (18.85%) ITIL
21 84 (17.21%) Finance
22 82 (16.80%) EIGRP
23 79 (16.19%) DNS
24 76 (15.57%) Migration
25 69 (14.14%) Windows
26 66 (13.52%) SSL
26 66 (13.52%) CCIE
26 66 (13.52%) Cisco IOS
27 65 (13.32%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 16 (3.28%) OpenStack
2 11 (2.25%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (1.43%) Node.js
5 6 (1.23%) IIS
5 6 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.02%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.82%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.20%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.20%) CMS
8 1 (0.20%) Documentum
8 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.20%) JBoss
8 1 (0.20%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.20%) Zimbra
Applications
1 33 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.30%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.02%) MS Office
4 4 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.61%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Relativity
2 2 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.46%) IaaS
2 11 (2.25%) SaaS
3 7 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.61%) PaaS
5 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.41%) IBM PureFlex
6 1 (0.20%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 304 (62.30%) Firewall
2 178 (36.48%) WAN
3 177 (36.27%) LAN
4 163 (33.40%) BGP
5 160 (32.79%) Cisco ASA
6 141 (28.89%) VPN
7 140 (28.69%) OSPF
8 112 (22.95%) Wireless
9 111 (22.75%) MPLS
10 101 (20.70%) Network Security
11 82 (16.80%) EIGRP
12 79 (16.19%) DNS
13 66 (13.52%) Cisco IOS
13 66 (13.52%) SSL
14 59 (12.09%) IPsec
14 59 (12.09%) TCP/IP
15 49 (10.04%) DHCP
15 49 (10.04%) Internet
16 47 (9.63%) VLAN
17 46 (9.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.05%) Big Data
2 5 (1.02%) Informix
2 5 (1.02%) MySQL
2 5 (1.02%) RDBMS
2 5 (1.02%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.41%) Redis
4 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (2.25%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.41%) Hudson
3 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.41%) JIRA
3 2 (0.41%) Subversion
4 1 (0.20%) Ant
General
1 84 (17.21%) Finance
2 36 (7.38%) Telecoms
3 27 (5.53%) Banking
4 12 (2.46%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.05%) Retail
5 10 (2.05%) Spanish Language
6 8 (1.64%) Games
7 6 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.02%) Legal
9 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.41%) Military
9 2 (0.41%) Publishing
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 266 (54.51%) Network Engineer
2 112 (22.95%) Cisco Engineer
3 92 (18.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 47 (9.63%) Security Engineer
5 45 (9.22%) Architect
6 44 (9.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 37 (7.58%) Network Support
8 36 (7.38%) Senior Network Engineer
8 36 (7.38%) Support Engineer
9 35 (7.17%) Network Security Engineer
10 34 (6.97%) Network Support Engineer
11 33 (6.76%) Consultant
11 33 (6.76%) Network Architect
12 21 (4.30%) Cisco Support
12 21 (4.30%) Design Engineer
13 19 (3.89%) Senior Security Engineer
14 18 (3.69%) Analyst
14 18 (3.69%) Cisco Support Engineer
15 17 (3.48%) Network Analyst
16 16 (3.28%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.69%) 802.1X
2 11 (2.25%) Web Services
3 5 (1.02%) CSS
4 3 (0.61%) HTML
4 3 (0.61%) Middleware
5 2 (0.41%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.41%) JSF
5 2 (0.41%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (0.41%) XMPP
6 1 (0.20%) COM
6 1 (0.20%) RFC 2544
Miscellaneous
1 214 (43.85%) Data Centre
2 24 (4.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 18 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.07%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.07%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.25%) PKI
6 10 (2.05%) Driving Licence
6 10 (2.05%) EMC VNX
7 9 (1.84%) Private Cloud
7 9 (1.84%) Replication
8 8 (1.64%) Cryptography
8 8 (1.64%) e-Health
9 7 (1.43%) Clustering
9 7 (1.43%) FlexPod
9 7 (1.43%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.23%) VCE vBlock
11 5 (1.02%) iSeries
11 5 (1.02%) Smart Meter
11 5 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 69 (14.14%) Windows
2 54 (11.07%) Linux
3 20 (4.10%) Windows Server
4 19 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (3.07%) Unix
6 13 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.23%) CatOS
10 4 (0.82%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.61%) CentOS
11 3 (0.61%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (0.61%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.61%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.41%) Android
13 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (20.70%) Load Balancing
2 92 (18.85%) ITIL
3 76 (15.57%) Migration
4 63 (12.91%) Network Design
5 40 (8.20%) Change Management
6 39 (7.99%) Project Management
7 31 (6.35%) Network Management
8 22 (4.51%) Network Architecture
9 20 (4.10%) High Availability
10 18 (3.69%) Capacity Planning
10 18 (3.69%) Incident Management
10 18 (3.69%) Network Monitoring
11 17 (3.48%) Information Security
12 14 (2.87%) DDoS Mitigation
12 14 (2.87%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (2.66%) Capacity Management
13 13 (2.66%) Mentoring
13 13 (2.66%) Problem Management
14 11 (2.25%) Change Control
14 11 (2.25%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.28%) Python
2 13 (2.66%) Bash Shell
2 13 (2.66%) C
3 10 (2.05%) Java
3 10 (2.05%) SQL
4 9 (1.84%) Lisp
5 8 (1.64%) Perl
6 7 (1.43%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.82%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.41%) Tcl
9 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 293 (60.04%) Cisco Certification
2 224 (45.90%) CCNP
3 120 (24.59%) CCNA
4 66 (13.52%) CCIE
5 59 (12.09%) Security Cleared
6 46 (9.43%) SC Cleared
7 32 (6.56%) CCSE
8 29 (5.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 27 (5.53%) Degree
10 26 (5.33%) CISSP
11 21 (4.30%) CCDP
11 21 (4.30%) CCSA
12 19 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (3.07%) MCSE
14 9 (1.84%) JNCIP
14 9 (1.84%) MCITP
15 8 (1.64%) CCSP
16 7 (1.43%) Check Point Certification
16 7 (1.43%) JNCIE
17 6 (1.23%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.10%) PCI DSS
2 17 (3.48%) SLA
3 9 (1.84%) QA
4 6 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.02%) HIPAA
5 5 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.61%) COBIT
6 3 (0.61%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (13.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (6.76%) Active Directory
3 22 (4.51%) vSphere
4 16 (3.28%) Snort
5 13 (2.66%) VMware ESX
6 12 (2.46%) Hyper-V
6 12 (2.46%) NFS
7 10 (2.05%) vCloud
8 9 (1.84%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 8 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.43%) Firmware
10 7 (1.43%) ProxySG
11 6 (1.23%) KVM
12 4 (0.82%) XenServer
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 29 (5.94%) FortiGate
2 22 (4.51%) CiscoWorks
3 16 (3.28%) Cisco CUCM
3 16 (3.28%) Proventia
4 14 (2.87%) SCOM
4 14 (2.87%) SolarWinds Orion
5 12 (2.46%) NetBackup
6 9 (1.84%) OpenView
7 8 (1.64%) Puppet
8 7 (1.43%) Nagios
9 6 (1.23%) SCCM
10 5 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.82%) Cisco LMS
11 4 (0.82%) Cisco Prime
11 4 (0.82%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (0.61%) Cacti
12 3 (0.61%) Graphite
12 3 (0.61%) Opsview
13 2 (0.41%) SCOrch
13 2 (0.41%) vMotion
Vendors
1 477 (97.75%) Cisco
2 194 (39.75%) F5
3 151 (30.94%) CheckPoint
4 143 (29.30%) Juniper
5 98 (20.08%) VMware
6 65 (13.32%) SolarWinds
7 54 (11.07%) Palo Alto
8 52 (10.66%) Blue Coat
9 47 (9.63%) HP
9 47 (9.63%) Microsoft
10 39 (7.99%) Fortinet
11 35 (7.17%) Citrix
12 28 (5.74%) IBM
13 25 (5.12%) IronPort
14 22 (4.51%) Red Hat
15 21 (4.30%) NetApp
16 19 (3.89%) Sourcefire
17 16 (3.28%) Nokia
18 15 (3.07%) Cyberoam
19 14 (2.87%) EMC
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