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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 52 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 19 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.10% 0.091% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 0.38% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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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
190 260 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.99% 23.57% 37.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 101 110
Average daily rate £350 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £163 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £16.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -14.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 19 December 2014.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (61.90%) F5
3 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (42.86%) Firewall
5 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
6 7 (33.33%) CCNP
6 7 (33.33%) VMware
7 6 (28.57%) Juniper
8 5 (23.81%) CCIE
8 5 (23.81%) MPLS
8 5 (23.81%) OSPF
8 5 (23.81%) BGP
9 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
9 4 (19.05%) Network Design
9 4 (19.05%) Citrix
9 4 (19.05%) SAN
9 4 (19.05%) LAN
9 4 (19.05%) iSCSI
9 4 (19.05%) Infoblox
9 4 (19.05%) FortiGate
9 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (14.29%) Tufin
10 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
10 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
10 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (14.29%) Network Security
10 3 (14.29%) VoIP
10 3 (14.29%) WAN

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 1 (4.76%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) MPLS
3 5 (23.81%) OSPF
3 5 (23.81%) BGP
4 4 (19.05%) SAN
4 4 (19.05%) LAN
4 4 (19.05%) iSCSI
4 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security
5 3 (14.29%) VoIP
5 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 3 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 2 (9.52%) IPv6
6 2 (9.52%) IPsec
6 2 (9.52%) VPN
6 2 (9.52%) VLAN
6 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Network Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.76%) IP Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
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%) Network Design
2 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Network Management
3 2 (9.52%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) People Management
4 1 (4.76%) SIEM
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Network Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) CCNP
3 5 (23.81%) CCIE
4 3 (14.29%) CCDP
5 2 (9.52%) JNCIS
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (4.76%) CISSP
6 1 (4.76%) CCSP
6 1 (4.76%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) F5
3 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
4 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) Juniper
6 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
6 4 (19.05%) Citrix
6 4 (19.05%) Infoblox
7 3 (14.29%) Tufin
7 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 2 (9.52%) Mercator
9 1 (4.76%) SevOne
9 1 (4.76%) IBM
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle
9 1 (4.76%) BMC
9 1 (4.76%) EMC