The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+138.88% -90.00%
Cisco Nexus
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.79% 8.20% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 8
Average daily rate £238 £390 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.10% +24.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £275 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £12.49 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Intel Security
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (60.00%) Network Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) WatchGuard
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WLAN
3 3 (60.00%) Forcepoint
3 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
5 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) WLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
5 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
5 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (20.00%) Junos
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) OSPF
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (60.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CCDP
3 1 (20.00%) CCSA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSE
3 1 (20.00%) CCSP
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Intel Security
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Forcepoint
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (20.00%) 3Com
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Nokia
4 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
4 1 (20.00%) TippingPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Tufin