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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 388 406 414
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 224 168 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 2.46% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 100 76
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £282 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-0.06% +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% -46.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+81.81% -45.00%
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
7272 6840 6387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.07% 13.85% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4237 3708 3381
Average daily rate £375 £362 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 447 393 451
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.05 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +6 107 £425 +1.19% 28
South East -8 44 £400 +6.59% 22
West Midlands +16 18 £330 -17.50% 2
Yorkshire -19 13 £350 +7.69% 4
South West +6 12 £250 -37.50% 2
East of England +2 12 £375 -6.25%
North West -15 10 £350 - 2
East Midlands 0 5 £440 +19.32% 3
Midlands - 3 £320 -
Cisco Nexus
UK

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 459 (96.84%) Cisco
2 312 (65.82%) Cisco Certification
3 293 (61.81%) Firewall
4 220 (46.41%) CCNP
5 211 (44.51%) Cisco ASA
5 211 (44.51%) F5
6 207 (43.67%) Data Centre
7 187 (39.45%) WAN
8 186 (39.24%) CheckPoint
9 170 (35.86%) LAN
10 163 (34.39%) Juniper
11 159 (33.54%) BGP
12 133 (28.06%) OSPF
13 121 (25.53%) VPN
14 115 (24.26%) CCNA
15 109 (23.00%) MPLS
16 95 (20.04%) Wireless
17 92 (19.41%) Finance
17 92 (19.41%) Blue Coat
18 89 (18.78%) CCIE
19 88 (18.57%) Network Security
20 81 (17.09%) VMware
21 79 (16.67%) Load Balancing
22 74 (15.61%) ITIL
23 71 (14.98%) Windows
23 71 (14.98%) VLAN
24 66 (13.92%) EIGRP
25 64 (13.50%) Cisco IOS
26 62 (13.08%) SolarWinds
27 60 (12.66%) SAN

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (1.90%) IIS
1 9 (1.90%) WebSphere
2 8 (1.69%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.63%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.63%) Apache
6 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (4.64%) MS Excel
1 22 (4.64%) MS Visio
2 14 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.63%) MS Office
4 2 (0.42%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.11%) PaaS
2 6 (1.27%) SaaS
3 5 (1.05%) IaaS
4 4 (0.84%) Office 365
4 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.63%) IBM PureFlex
6 2 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 293 (61.81%) Firewall
2 211 (44.51%) Cisco ASA
3 187 (39.45%) WAN
4 170 (35.86%) LAN
5 159 (33.54%) BGP
6 133 (28.06%) OSPF
7 121 (25.53%) VPN
8 109 (23.00%) MPLS
9 95 (20.04%) Wireless
10 88 (18.57%) Network Security
11 71 (14.98%) VLAN
12 66 (13.92%) EIGRP
13 64 (13.50%) Cisco IOS
14 60 (12.66%) SAN
15 59 (12.45%) BIG-IP
16 58 (12.24%) TCP/IP
17 57 (12.03%) VoIP
18 53 (11.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 50 (10.55%) DHCP
19 50 (10.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.69%) Big Data
3 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.05%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (1.05%) MySQL
4 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.42%) DB2
6 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.42%) Gerrit
2 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.21%) GCC
General
1 92 (19.41%) Finance
2 29 (6.12%) Banking
3 25 (5.27%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.74%) Retail
5 8 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.48%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.84%) Automotive
8 3 (0.63%) Publishing
9 2 (0.42%) Games
9 2 (0.42%) Billing
9 2 (0.42%) Back Office
9 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Law
10 1 (0.21%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 266 (56.12%) Network Engineer
2 69 (14.56%) Architect
3 44 (9.28%) Cisco Engineer
4 39 (8.23%) Senior Network Engineer
5 37 (7.81%) Network Architect
6 34 (7.17%) Consultant
7 33 (6.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 32 (6.75%) Security Engineer
9 27 (5.70%) Network Consultant
9 27 (5.70%) Network Security Engineer
10 26 (5.49%) Analyst
11 25 (5.27%) Network Specialist
11 25 (5.27%) Infrastructure Architect
12 24 (5.06%) Network Support
13 22 (4.64%) Design Engineer
13 22 (4.64%) Support Engineer
14 20 (4.22%) Network Support Engineer
15 18 (3.80%) Network Analyst
16 16 (3.38%) Network Design Engineer
17 13 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.49%) CSS
2 25 (5.27%) 802.1X
3 14 (2.95%) Middleware
4 10 (2.11%) XMPP
5 9 (1.90%) Web Services
6 4 (0.84%) LAMP
7 2 (0.42%) REST
7 2 (0.42%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.21%) .NET
8 1 (0.21%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 207 (43.67%) Data Centre
2 21 (4.43%) PKI
3 13 (2.74%) EMC VNX
4 10 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (1.90%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.69%) Public Cloud
6 8 (1.69%) FlexPod
7 7 (1.48%) User Experience
7 7 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.27%) SecurID
9 4 (0.84%) Replication
9 4 (0.84%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.84%) EMC VMAX
10 3 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.63%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.63%) Blog
11 2 (0.42%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.42%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 71 (14.98%) Windows
2 39 (8.23%) Linux
3 23 (4.85%) UNIX
4 19 (4.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (3.38%) Oracle Linux
6 15 (3.16%) Solaris
7 13 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.27%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.27%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (0.63%) VMS
10 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.42%) SUSE
10 2 (0.42%) AIX
11 1 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 74 (15.61%) ITIL
3 59 (12.45%) Network Design
4 34 (7.17%) Migration
4 34 (7.17%) Network Management
5 30 (6.33%) Network Monitoring
6 29 (6.12%) Project Management
7 28 (5.91%) Service Delivery
8 25 (5.27%) TOGAF
9 23 (4.85%) Service Management
10 22 (4.64%) Mentoring
11 20 (4.22%) Network Architecture
12 19 (4.01%) PRINCE2
13 17 (3.59%) WAN Optimisation
14 16 (3.38%) Change Control
15 15 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
16 14 (2.95%) Change Management
17 13 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
18 12 (2.53%) Enterprise Architecture
19 10 (2.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.01%) SQL
2 14 (2.95%) Lisp
3 8 (1.69%) Python
4 5 (1.05%) PHP
5 3 (0.63%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.42%) Go
6 2 (0.42%) Perl
6 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.42%) Ruby
7 1 (0.21%) C
7 1 (0.21%) C#
7 1 (0.21%) Java
7 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 312 (65.82%) Cisco Certification
2 220 (46.41%) CCNP
3 115 (24.26%) CCNA
4 89 (18.78%) CCIE
5 55 (11.60%) Security Cleared
6 40 (8.44%) SC Cleared
7 39 (8.23%) CCDP
8 29 (6.12%) CCSE
9 18 (3.80%) CCSA
10 17 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (2.74%) CCSP
11 13 (2.74%) CCIP
11 13 (2.74%) DV Cleared
12 10 (2.11%) MCSE
13 8 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (1.69%) HP MASE
14 7 (1.48%) JNCIE
14 7 (1.48%) CISSP
15 6 (1.27%) Degree
15 6 (1.27%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.74%) SLA
2 9 (1.90%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.84%) QA
4 4 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.84%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
System Software
1 38 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (6.96%) ProxySG
3 22 (4.64%) Active Directory
4 19 (4.01%) Hyper-V
4 19 (4.01%) vSphere
5 16 (3.38%) XenServer
6 14 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (2.53%) vCloud
8 11 (2.32%) Snort
9 4 (0.84%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.63%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.42%) Firmware
11 2 (0.42%) Xen
11 2 (0.42%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (0.42%) Docker
12 1 (0.21%) KVM
12 1 (0.21%) UAG
12 1 (0.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.21%) XenApp
12 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 36 (7.59%) Cisco CUCM
2 19 (4.01%) OPNET
3 18 (3.80%) CiscoWorks
3 18 (3.80%) Cisco Prime
4 15 (3.16%) BladeLogic
5 14 (2.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 14 (2.95%) Control-M
6 10 (2.11%) CA Spectrum
6 10 (2.11%) FortiGate
6 10 (2.11%) EMC VPLEX
7 8 (1.69%) Nagios
8 7 (1.48%) Cacti
8 7 (1.48%) Cisco UCCX
9 6 (1.27%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (0.84%) Puppet
12 3 (0.63%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
13 2 (0.42%) Ansible
13 2 (0.42%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 459 (96.84%) Cisco
2 211 (44.51%) F5
3 186 (39.24%) CheckPoint
4 163 (34.39%) Juniper
5 92 (19.41%) Blue Coat
6 81 (17.09%) VMware
7 62 (13.08%) SolarWinds
8 53 (11.18%) HP
9 46 (9.70%) Citrix
10 39 (8.23%) Fortinet
11 37 (7.81%) Nokia
12 36 (7.59%) Microsoft
13 32 (6.75%) IBM
14 31 (6.54%) Brocade
15 30 (6.33%) CA
16 29 (6.12%) NetApp
17 28 (5.91%) BMC
17 28 (5.91%) McAfee
18 26 (5.49%) Riverbed
19 24 (5.06%) TippingPoint
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