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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 45 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 15 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.44% 0.42% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.20% 2.73% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 2
Median daily rate £425 £488 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £438 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 110 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.86% 15.58% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 31 52
Median daily rate £450 £425 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £324 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.10 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.34% -35.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) CCNP
3 13 (68.42%) F5
4 10 (52.63%) VPN
4 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (47.37%) BGP
5 9 (47.37%) OSPF
6 8 (42.11%) Network Security
6 8 (42.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
7 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
8 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
8 6 (31.58%) Wireless
8 6 (31.58%) Firewall
8 6 (31.58%) WAN
8 6 (31.58%) CCNA
9 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
9 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
9 5 (26.32%) FCoE
9 5 (26.32%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (21.05%) Spanning Tree
10 4 (21.05%) Private Cloud
10 4 (21.05%) Skype
10 4 (21.05%) Converged Infrastructure
10 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
10 4 (21.05%) Big Data
10 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) VPN
2 9 (47.37%) BGP
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (47.37%) OSPF
3 8 (42.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (42.11%) Network Security
4 6 (31.58%) Firewall
4 6 (31.58%) WAN
4 6 (31.58%) Wireless
5 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
5 5 (26.32%) FCoE
5 5 (26.32%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (21.05%) LAN
6 4 (21.05%) SAN
6 4 (21.05%) Skype
6 4 (21.05%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (15.79%) IPsec
7 3 (15.79%) MPLS
7 3 (15.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
1 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
2 4 (21.05%) Analytics
2 4 (21.05%) Converged Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.53%) Network Design
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) CCNP
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
4 6 (31.58%) CCNA
5 4 (21.05%) CCIE
5 4 (21.05%) MCSA
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) CCDA
7 1 (5.26%) CCDP
7 1 (5.26%) CCVP
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) F5
3 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 4 (21.05%) Aruba
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
6 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.26%) LogLogic
6 1 (5.26%) LogRhythm
6 1 (5.26%) Nokia
6 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.26%) Remedy
6 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.26%) Splunk
6 1 (5.26%) Tufin