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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 93 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 9 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.56% 0.58% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.33% 4.20% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -45.00%
Cisco Nexus
West Yorkshire

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
208 143 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.91% 13.74% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 89 72
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £206 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.04 - £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £36.00
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 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 4 August 2015.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (76.19%) CCNP
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (71.43%) CCNA
5 13 (61.90%) BGP
5 13 (61.90%) EIGRP
6 12 (57.14%) Firewall
6 12 (57.14%) F5
7 11 (52.38%) TippingPoint
7 11 (52.38%) HP
8 10 (47.62%) Lisp
9 9 (42.86%) BMC
9 9 (42.86%) WLAN
10 8 (38.10%) OPNET
10 8 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (33.33%) Blue Coat
11 7 (33.33%) CCDP
12 6 (28.57%) Motorola
12 6 (28.57%) DMZ
12 6 (28.57%) Retail
12 6 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
12 6 (28.57%) DMVPN
13 5 (23.81%) Network Security
13 5 (23.81%) Network Design
13 5 (23.81%) MPLS
14 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
14 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
14 4 (19.05%) FCoE

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 16 (76.19%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (61.90%) BGP
2 13 (61.90%) EIGRP
3 12 (57.14%) Firewall
4 9 (42.86%) WLAN
5 8 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (28.57%) DMVPN
6 6 (28.57%) DMZ
7 5 (23.81%) MPLS
7 5 (23.81%) Network Security
8 4 (19.05%) FCoE
8 4 (19.05%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
9 3 (14.29%) FWSM
10 2 (9.52%) VRRP
10 2 (9.52%) VPN
10 2 (9.52%) OSPF
10 2 (9.52%) Internet
10 2 (9.52%) HSRP
General
1 6 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Design Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Designer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Lisp
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (76.19%) CCNP
3 15 (71.43%) CCNA
4 7 (33.33%) CCDP
5 1 (4.76%) CISSP
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) OPNET
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.76%) Nagios
4 1 (4.76%) Cacti
4 1 (4.76%) Opsview
4 1 (4.76%) Graphite
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (57.14%) F5
3 11 (52.38%) TippingPoint
3 11 (52.38%) HP
4 9 (42.86%) BMC
5 7 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 6 (28.57%) Motorola
7 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 2 (9.52%) VMware
8 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
9 1 (4.76%) IBM
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