The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 67 69 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 14 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.38% 0.70% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.90% 3.43% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 5
Median daily rate £450 £288 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% +36.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £281 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £384 £337
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cisco Nexus
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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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
286 204 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.09% 20.54% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 75 93
Median daily rate £400 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £452 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 11
Median hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £14.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £39.75 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (48.48%) MPLS
3 16 (48.48%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (45.45%) CCNP
5 14 (42.42%) Data Centre
6 12 (36.36%) Firewall
7 11 (33.33%) CCIE
7 11 (33.33%) Broadband
8 10 (30.30%) Juniper
9 9 (27.27%) Palo Alto
10 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
10 8 (24.24%) Wireless
10 8 (24.24%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
11 7 (21.21%) Internet
11 7 (21.21%) VPN
11 7 (21.21%) Cisco Wireless
12 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
12 6 (18.18%) Fortinet
12 6 (18.18%) OSPF
12 6 (18.18%) BGP
13 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
13 5 (15.15%) VMware
13 5 (15.15%) Nokia
13 5 (15.15%) CCNA
13 5 (15.15%) F5
13 5 (15.15%) IOS XR
13 5 (15.15%) NX-OS
14 4 (12.12%) vCloud

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco ASA
1 16 (48.48%) MPLS
2 12 (36.36%) Firewall
3 11 (33.33%) Broadband
4 8 (24.24%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (24.24%) Wireless
5 7 (21.21%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (21.21%) Internet
5 7 (21.21%) VPN
6 6 (18.18%) BGP
6 6 (18.18%) OSPF
7 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
7 5 (15.15%) IOS XR
7 5 (15.15%) NX-OS
8 4 (12.12%) WAN
9 3 (9.09%) IPsec
9 3 (9.09%) LAN
9 3 (9.09%) SAN
9 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
10 2 (6.06%) VLAN
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Network Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Data Migration Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Migration Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.03%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) CentOS
2 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) ITIL
1 4 (12.12%) Project Management
2 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 3 (9.09%) Network Design
2 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.06%) Change Control
3 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) Escalation Management
4 1 (3.03%) Line Management
4 1 (3.03%) Migration
4 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Perl
1 3 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (45.45%) CCNP
3 11 (33.33%) CCIE
4 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
5 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 5 (15.15%) CCNA
7 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (6.06%) CCDP
8 2 (6.06%) VCP5
9 1 (3.03%) CCIP
9 1 (3.03%) CCSP
9 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
9 1 (3.03%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) vCloud
1 4 (12.12%) vSphere
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (30.30%) Juniper
3 9 (27.27%) Palo Alto
4 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
5 6 (18.18%) Fortinet
6 5 (15.15%) F5
6 5 (15.15%) Nokia
6 5 (15.15%) VMware
7 3 (9.09%) EMC
7 3 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (6.06%) Meraki
8 2 (6.06%) Remedy
9 1 (3.03%) IBM
9 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds