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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 75 67 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 0.34% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.51% 1.22% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£473 £378 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
-2.15% -
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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
199 245 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.35% 28.10% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 94 81
Average daily rate £388 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £255 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.65 £59.00 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 4 (57.14%) OSPF
4 4 (57.14%) BGP
4 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) VoIP
5 3 (42.86%) CCIE
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) MPLS
5 3 (42.86%) F5
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 2 (28.57%) Network Design
6 2 (28.57%) IGRP
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) IPv4
7 1 (14.29%) PPP
7 1 (14.29%) VPN
7 1 (14.29%) SSL
7 1 (14.29%) Perl

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Wireless
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) IPv4
4 2 (28.57%) IGRP
5 1 (14.29%) L2TP
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Broadband
5 1 (14.29%) ISDN
5 1 (14.29%) PPP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) xDSL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) HPUX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCIE
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) CCSP
5 1 (14.29%) CCIP
5 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
5 1 (14.29%) Tufin
5 1 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Meraki