The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 136 118 113
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 10 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.45% 0.087%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.24% 3.51% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £180.00 -
% change year-on-year
-90.00% -
Cisco Nexus
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
446 342 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.29% 12.74% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 147 138
Average daily rate £363 £319 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £219 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 48
Average hourly rate £18.32 £30.00 £22.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.95% +32.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.90% -8.88%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the North West region.

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +1 6 - -
Manchester -8 2 - - 4
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (48.00%) CCNP
4 10 (40.00%) CCNA
5 9 (36.00%) EIGRP
5 9 (36.00%) Wireless
6 8 (32.00%) MPLS
6 8 (32.00%) LAN
7 6 (24.00%) WAN
7 6 (24.00%) DHCP
7 6 (24.00%) Avaya
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) VLAN
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (20.00%) F5
8 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 5 (20.00%) BGP
8 5 (20.00%) VPN
9 4 (16.00%) WLAN
9 4 (16.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (16.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.00%) Juniper
9 4 (16.00%) NetApp
9 4 (16.00%) Nortel
9 4 (16.00%) OSPF
9 4 (16.00%) IGRP
9 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (16.00%) Migration

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 9 (36.00%) EIGRP
1 9 (36.00%) Wireless
2 8 (32.00%) MPLS
2 8 (32.00%) LAN
3 6 (24.00%) WAN
3 6 (24.00%) DHCP
3 6 (24.00%) Firewall
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (24.00%) VLAN
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (20.00%) BGP
4 5 (20.00%) VPN
5 4 (16.00%) WLAN
5 4 (16.00%) OSPF
5 4 (16.00%) IGRP
5 4 (16.00%) Symposium
6 3 (12.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (12.00%) SAN
7 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (16.00%) Local Government
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Network Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Project Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) FlexPod Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Network Support
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Security Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (4.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (16.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) Network Design
3 1 (4.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (48.00%) CCNP
3 10 (40.00%) CCNA
4 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) NCIE
5 2 (8.00%) MCSE
5 2 (8.00%) CCIE
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.00%) CCSE
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) NFS
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) Avaya
3 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (20.00%) F5
4 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) WatchGuard
4 4 (16.00%) Juniper
4 4 (16.00%) NetApp
4 4 (16.00%) Nortel
5 3 (12.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) BT
5 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix
7 1 (4.00%) Sun
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
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