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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 61 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 7 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.97% 2.17% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.12% 7.48% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 7
Median daily rate £350 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £520 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £375 £406
% change year-on-year
-0.20% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.19 £43.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.20% +138.88%

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
170 294 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.68% 29.05% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 157 77
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £288 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.65 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +158.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 22 February 2017.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (53.85%) CCNP
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (46.15%) Wireless
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
4 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
5 5 (38.46%) Juniper
6 4 (30.77%) CCNA
6 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
6 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
6 4 (30.77%) F5
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
7 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
7 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 3 (23.08%) Arista
7 3 (23.08%) CMDB
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (23.08%) Network Management
7 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
7 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
7 3 (23.08%) OPNET
7 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
7 3 (23.08%) ProxySG
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
5 2 (15.38%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.69%) HSRP
6 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
6 1 (7.69%) ICMP
6 1 (7.69%) Telnet
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Support
5 1 (7.69%) IP Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper Support
5 1 (7.69%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) CMDB
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Network Management
2 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) CCIP
4 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) CCDA
5 1 (7.69%) CCDP
5 1 (7.69%) CCVP
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) OPNET
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 5 (38.46%) Juniper
4 4 (30.77%) F5
4 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
5 3 (23.08%) Arista
5 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
5 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
6 2 (15.38%) Nokia
7 1 (7.69%) Aruba
7 1 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (7.69%) Fortinet