The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 72 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.41% 0.82% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 8.05% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
-2.15% -
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
185 87 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.74% 10.25% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 37 39
Average daily rate £383 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £44.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.60 £12.00 £21.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £44.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) LAN
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) F5
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
4 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
5 7 (53.85%) CCNP
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (53.85%) OSPF
5 7 (53.85%) BGP
6 6 (46.15%) VPN
6 6 (46.15%) Sourcefire
6 6 (46.15%) HSRP
7 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
7 5 (38.46%) 802.1X
7 5 (38.46%) Wireless
7 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
7 5 (38.46%) VMware
7 5 (38.46%) 802.11
7 5 (38.46%) VRRP
7 5 (38.46%) CCDP
8 4 (30.77%) Juniper
8 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
8 4 (30.77%) MPLS
8 4 (30.77%) Blue Coat
8 4 (30.77%) Network Design
8 4 (30.77%) NX-OS
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (30.77%) Network Security

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (76.92%) LAN
1 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (53.85%) OSPF
3 7 (53.85%) BGP
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) HSRP
5 5 (38.46%) Wireless
5 5 (38.46%) 802.11
5 5 (38.46%) VRRP
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (30.77%) Network Security
6 4 (30.77%) MPLS
6 4 (30.77%) NX-OS
7 3 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (23.08%) VLAN
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
7 3 (23.08%) VoIP
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) EMC VNX
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 4 (30.77%) Network Design
3 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Network Management
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CCNP
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCDP
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) CCIP
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) CCDA
5 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CCSE
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (15.38%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (7.69%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) F5
3 6 (46.15%) Sourcefire
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) Blue Coat
5 4 (30.77%) Juniper
5 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) IronPort
7 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 2 (15.38%) Brocade