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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 63 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 7 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.94% 1.06% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.30% 4.76% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 10
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £396 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £24.50 £24.89
% change year-on-year
+124.48% -1.57%
Cisco Nexus
Berkshire

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
212 210 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.53% 22.25% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 111 94
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £159.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
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 8 December 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (41.67%) Wireless
5 5 (41.67%) Palo Alto
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (33.33%) Juniper
6 4 (33.33%) Change Management
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) CCNP
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) Network Management
6 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (33.33%) OPNET
6 4 (33.33%) Riverbed
6 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 4 (33.33%) CMDB
7 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (25.00%) ProxySG
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix
7 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
7 3 (25.00%) CCIE

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 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
2 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) BGP
4 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (25.00%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 2 (16.67%) IPsec
5 2 (16.67%) IPv4
5 2 (16.67%) L2TP
5 2 (16.67%) PPP
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) xDSL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) WAN Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (33.33%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Network Management
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) CCIP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) OPNET
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
2 5 (41.67%) Palo Alto
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (16.67%) F5
6 1 (8.33%) Aruba
6 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
6 1 (8.33%) Nokia
6 1 (8.33%) Tufin