The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 86 82 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 12 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.91% 0.086% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 0.83% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Average daily rate
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£350 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 - £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 - £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
220 121 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.68% 10.36% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 81 104
Average daily rate £288 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £229 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £398 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% -36.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £21.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £21.50 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (70.00%) CCNP
4 14 (70.00%) F5
5 12 (60.00%) Firewall
6 11 (55.00%) BGP
6 11 (55.00%) EIGRP
6 11 (55.00%) CCNA
7 10 (50.00%) HP
7 10 (50.00%) Lisp
7 10 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 10 (50.00%) TippingPoint
8 9 (45.00%) Blue Coat
8 9 (45.00%) BMC
8 9 (45.00%) CCDP
8 9 (45.00%) WLAN
8 9 (45.00%) OPNET
9 7 (35.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (30.00%) Network Design
11 5 (25.00%) Retail
11 5 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (25.00%) DMVPN
11 5 (25.00%) MPLS
11 5 (25.00%) Motorola
11 5 (25.00%) DMZ
12 4 (20.00%) ITIL
12 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
13 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
13 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (60.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) BGP
3 11 (55.00%) EIGRP
4 10 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 9 (45.00%) WLAN
6 7 (35.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (25.00%) DMVPN
7 5 (25.00%) DMZ
7 5 (25.00%) MPLS
8 2 (10.00%) FWSM
9 1 (5.00%) HSRP
9 1 (5.00%) OSPF
9 1 (5.00%) VPN
9 1 (5.00%) VRRP
9 1 (5.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Design Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Designer
4 4 (20.00%) Network Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Network Design
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Lisp
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (70.00%) CCNP
3 11 (55.00%) CCNA
4 9 (45.00%) CCDP
5 3 (15.00%) CCSA
5 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) OPNET
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (5.00%) Nagios
4 1 (5.00%) Cacti
4 1 (5.00%) Opsview
4 1 (5.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) F5
3 10 (50.00%) HP
3 10 (50.00%) TippingPoint
4 9 (45.00%) BMC
4 9 (45.00%) Blue Coat
5 5 (25.00%) Motorola
6 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.00%) VMware
8 1 (5.00%) Red Hat