The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
North West / Manchester
Rank 86 110 85
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -25
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.86% 1.08% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £265 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.83% -6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £43.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +138.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
215 277 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.99% 14.46% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 141 73
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 20
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) CCIE
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (50.00%) Network Design
6 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
6 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (40.00%) DHCP
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 4 (40.00%) CCNP
6 4 (40.00%) CCDP
6 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (30.00%) Forcepoint
7 3 (30.00%) Migration
7 3 (30.00%) VPN
7 3 (30.00%) VoIP
7 3 (30.00%) F5
7 3 (30.00%) Network Security
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (20.00%) VLAN
8 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
8 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
8 2 (20.00%) FCoE
8 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
8 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (20.00%) Ethernet

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) FCoE
5 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (20.00%) IPsec
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) OSPF
5 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Network Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (50.00%) Network Design
3 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCIE
3 4 (40.00%) CCDP
3 4 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) CCDA
5 1 (10.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) F5
2 3 (30.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) Riverbed