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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 388 368 440
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +72
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 260 254 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.50% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.34% 3.29% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 129 92
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £534 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
7783 7710 6717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.27% 15.20% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4820 4258 3619
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 426 377
Median hourly rate £26.25 £26.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +19 85 £400 +14.28% 17
London -50 80 £425 +3.03% 13
Yorkshire +13 26 £425 +21.42% 6
South West +21 24 £388 +7.63% 3
West Midlands -12 18 £380 -15.55% 4
North West -9 12 £413 +58.65% 2
East of England -14 6 £300 -20.00%
East Midlands +4 3 £325 -23.52% 4
North East - 3 £263 - 1
Cisco Nexus
UK

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 502 (97.67%) Cisco
2 307 (59.73%) Cisco Certification
3 299 (58.17%) Firewall
4 235 (45.72%) Data Centre
5 214 (41.63%) CCNP
6 185 (35.99%) F5
7 180 (35.02%) Cisco ASA
8 157 (30.54%) BGP
9 153 (29.77%) CheckPoint
10 150 (29.18%) LAN
10 150 (29.18%) WAN
11 147 (28.60%) OSPF
12 137 (26.65%) MPLS
13 128 (24.90%) Juniper
14 126 (24.51%) Wireless
15 120 (23.35%) CCNA
16 112 (21.79%) VPN
17 102 (19.84%) VMware
18 95 (18.48%) ITIL
19 89 (17.32%) Network Security
20 85 (16.54%) CCIE
21 83 (16.15%) Load Balancing
22 80 (15.56%) EIGRP
23 77 (14.98%) Finance
24 73 (14.20%) Linux
25 71 (13.81%) SolarWinds
26 70 (13.62%) DNS
27 68 (13.23%) Security Cleared
28 67 (13.04%) Palo Alto
29 66 (12.84%) Network Design

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (3.50%) OpenStack
2 12 (2.33%) Skype for Business
3 11 (2.14%) MS Exchange
4 10 (1.95%) Cloud Foundry
4 10 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (1.95%) Node.js
5 2 (0.39%) Apache
5 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.39%) Zimbra
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.19%) IIS
6 1 (0.19%) JBoss
6 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.14%) MS Visio
2 11 (2.14%) ProjectWise
3 8 (1.56%) MS Office
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.92%) IaaS
2 4 (0.78%) PaaS
2 4 (0.78%) SaaS
3 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.58%) IBM PureFlex
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 299 (58.17%) Firewall
2 180 (35.02%) Cisco ASA
3 157 (30.54%) BGP
4 150 (29.18%) LAN
4 150 (29.18%) WAN
5 147 (28.60%) OSPF
6 137 (26.65%) MPLS
7 126 (24.51%) Wireless
8 112 (21.79%) VPN
9 89 (17.32%) Network Security
10 80 (15.56%) EIGRP
11 70 (13.62%) DNS
12 64 (12.45%) Internet
13 62 (12.06%) TCP/IP
14 58 (11.28%) Cisco IOS
15 55 (10.70%) SSL
16 52 (10.12%) IPsec
17 46 (8.95%) DHCP
17 46 (8.95%) SAN
18 40 (7.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.56%) MySQL
2 6 (1.17%) Informix
2 6 (1.17%) RDBMS
2 6 (1.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.39%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.39%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.39%) Redis
3 2 (0.39%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.19%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (3.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.39%) Hudson
3 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.39%) JIRA
3 2 (0.39%) Subversion
4 1 (0.19%) Ant
General
1 77 (14.98%) Finance
2 28 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.47%) Banking
4 15 (2.92%) Games
5 10 (1.95%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.75%) Retail
7 6 (1.17%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.97%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.78%) Legal
10 3 (0.58%) French Language
11 2 (0.39%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.39%) Local Government
11 2 (0.39%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 264 (51.36%) Network Engineer
2 100 (19.46%) Cisco Engineer
3 82 (15.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 48 (9.34%) Security Engineer
5 47 (9.14%) Senior Network Engineer
6 45 (8.75%) Architect
7 41 (7.98%) Network Security Engineer
8 39 (7.59%) Support Engineer
9 34 (6.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 34 (6.61%) Network Support
10 31 (6.03%) Network Support Engineer
11 30 (5.84%) Network Architect
12 26 (5.06%) Consultant
12 26 (5.06%) Designer
13 23 (4.47%) Cisco Support
14 22 (4.28%) Analyst
15 21 (4.09%) Cisco Support Engineer
15 21 (4.09%) Network Analyst
16 19 (3.70%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
16 19 (3.70%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.45%) 802.1X
2 11 (2.14%) Web Services
3 6 (1.17%) Middleware
4 5 (0.97%) CSS
5 4 (0.78%) XMPP
6 2 (0.39%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.39%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.39%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.19%) COM
7 1 (0.19%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 235 (45.72%) Data Centre
2 25 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 17 (3.31%) Driving Licence
7 16 (3.11%) EMC VNX
8 14 (2.72%) FlexPod
9 13 (2.53%) e-Health
10 12 (2.33%) Private Cloud
11 10 (1.95%) PKI
11 10 (1.95%) Replication
12 9 (1.75%) Cryptography
13 7 (1.36%) Statistics
14 6 (1.17%) Enterprise Storage
14 6 (1.17%) VCE vBlock
14 6 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
15 5 (0.97%) Clustering
15 5 (0.97%) iSeries
16 3 (0.58%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 73 (14.20%) Linux
2 66 (12.84%) Windows
3 19 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 18 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (3.11%) Unix
5 16 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (2.72%) Data ONTAP
7 12 (2.33%) CentOS
8 8 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.78%) CatOS
9 4 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.58%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.58%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) AIX
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.19%) SUSE
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (18.48%) ITIL
2 83 (16.15%) Load Balancing
3 66 (12.84%) Network Design
4 60 (11.67%) Migration
5 47 (9.14%) Project Management
6 40 (7.78%) Change Management
7 34 (6.61%) Network Management
8 28 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
9 25 (4.86%) High Availability
10 23 (4.47%) Network Monitoring
11 18 (3.50%) Incident Management
11 18 (3.50%) Problem Management
12 15 (2.92%) Information Security
13 14 (2.72%) Capacity Management
13 14 (2.72%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (2.53%) Open Source
15 12 (2.33%) Change Control
15 12 (2.33%) Configuration Management
15 12 (2.33%) DevOps
15 12 (2.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (4.09%) Python
2 18 (3.50%) Bash Shell
3 13 (2.53%) Java
3 13 (2.53%) Perl
4 8 (1.56%) Shell Script
4 8 (1.56%) SQL
5 6 (1.17%) Lisp
5 6 (1.17%) Tcl
6 5 (0.97%) C
7 2 (0.39%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.19%) Korn
8 1 (0.19%) PHP
8 1 (0.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 307 (59.73%) Cisco Certification
2 214 (41.63%) CCNP
3 120 (23.35%) CCNA
4 85 (16.54%) CCIE
5 68 (13.23%) Security Cleared
6 58 (11.28%) SC Cleared
7 36 (7.00%) Degree
8 25 (4.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (3.70%) CCDP
10 14 (2.72%) CCSE
10 14 (2.72%) MCSE
10 14 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (2.14%) CISSP
12 9 (1.75%) MCITP
13 8 (1.56%) CCDA
13 8 (1.56%) NCDA
14 7 (1.36%) Check Point Certification
15 5 (0.97%) CCSA
15 5 (0.97%) CCVP
15 5 (0.97%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.89%) PCI DSS
1 20 (3.89%) SLA
2 6 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.58%) QA
4 2 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.39%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.19%) COBIT
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO27002
System Software
1 55 (10.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (6.42%) vSphere
3 20 (3.89%) VMware ESX
4 18 (3.50%) Active Directory
5 15 (2.92%) vCloud
6 12 (2.33%) NFS
7 9 (1.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 8 (1.56%) Snort
9 3 (0.58%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.58%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.39%) Firmware
10 2 (0.39%) XenApp
10 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.19%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.19%) SRDF
11 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (7.00%) FortiGate
2 26 (5.06%) CiscoWorks
3 16 (3.11%) SolarWinds Orion
4 15 (2.92%) Puppet
5 13 (2.53%) NetBackup
6 12 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 12 (2.33%) SCOM
7 11 (2.14%) Cisco Prime
8 9 (1.75%) Nagios
8 9 (1.75%) OpenView
8 9 (1.75%) SCCM
9 7 (1.36%) Proventia
10 4 (0.78%) TrustSec
11 3 (0.58%) Cacti
11 3 (0.58%) Cisco LMS
11 3 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
12 2 (0.39%) Cisco UCCE
12 2 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.39%) Graphite
12 2 (0.39%) Opsview
Vendors
1 502 (97.67%) Cisco
2 185 (35.99%) F5
3 153 (29.77%) CheckPoint
4 128 (24.90%) Juniper
5 102 (19.84%) VMware
6 71 (13.81%) SolarWinds
7 67 (13.04%) Palo Alto
8 40 (7.78%) Microsoft
9 35 (6.81%) Fortinet
10 33 (6.42%) Blue Coat
11 31 (6.03%) EMC
12 29 (5.64%) HP
13 27 (5.25%) Citrix
14 26 (5.06%) IBM
15 24 (4.67%) Nokia
16 20 (3.89%) NetApp
17 19 (3.70%) Red Hat
18 17 (3.31%) Riverbed
19 16 (3.11%) Aruba
20 15 (2.92%) IronPort
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