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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 69 56 68
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 7 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.71% 1.84% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.65% 7.34% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £210 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +554.54%
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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
192 259 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.35% 25.05% 24.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 93 74
Average daily rate £363 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.46% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £438 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +10.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+49.55% -10.84%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2015.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (76.19%) Firewall
4 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
5 13 (61.90%) CCNP
5 13 (61.90%) F5
6 9 (42.86%) VMware
7 8 (38.10%) iSCSI
7 8 (38.10%) VoIP
8 7 (33.33%) Juniper
9 5 (23.81%) SAN
9 5 (23.81%) LAN
9 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (19.05%) Protective Monitoring
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (19.05%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (19.05%) CCIE
10 4 (19.05%) WAN
10 4 (19.05%) CCDP
10 4 (19.05%) Mercator
10 4 (19.05%) Citrix
10 4 (19.05%) BGP
10 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
10 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
10 4 (19.05%) BIG-IP
10 4 (19.05%) JNCIS
11 3 (14.29%) Change Management
11 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
11 3 (14.29%) Network Design

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (76.19%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) VoIP
3 8 (38.10%) iSCSI
4 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (23.81%) SAN
4 5 (23.81%) LAN
5 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 4 (19.05%) BIG-IP
5 4 (19.05%) BGP
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (19.05%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (14.29%) Network Security
6 3 (14.29%) OSPF
7 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
7 2 (9.52%) VLAN
7 2 (9.52%) MPLS
8 1 (4.76%) Internet
8 1 (4.76%) HTTP
8 1 (4.76%) VPN
General
1 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Network Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) HPUX
1 1 (4.76%) Solaris
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Protective Monitoring
2 3 (14.29%) Change Management
2 3 (14.29%) Network Design
2 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Network Management
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Network Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (61.90%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) CCIE
3 4 (19.05%) CCDP
3 4 (19.05%) JNCIS
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
2 13 (61.90%) F5
3 9 (42.86%) VMware
4 7 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (19.05%) Mercator
5 4 (19.05%) Citrix
6 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 3 (14.29%) Infoblox
6 3 (14.29%) Tufin
7 1 (4.76%) Huawei
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) EMC