The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Glasgow region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 63 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.57% - 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.84% - 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £27.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+554.54% +0.91%
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 75 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.25% 8.21% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 49 23
Average daily rate £350 £338 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +20.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £421 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 13
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -44.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
Cisco Nexus
Scotland

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) xDSL
3 1 (25.00%) MRTG
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) FDDI
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) xDSL
2 1 (25.00%) MRTG
2 1 (25.00%) HSRP
2 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) FDDI
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) ATM
2 1 (25.00%) ISDN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) PPP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) HND
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft