The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
England / South East
Rank 158 190 206
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +16
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 78 67 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.07% 0.80% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.03% 4.00% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 39 30
Median daily rate £450 £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.75% +11.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £286 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £43.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1550 1673 1848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.18% 19.96% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 906 888
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 98 110
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.62 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the South East region.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 29 £450 +12.50% 2
Hampshire +11 17 £450 +28.57% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 16 £438 -10.25%
Surrey +25 13 £380 +34.51% 1
Middlesex - 3 £343 - 1
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 161 (99.38%) Cisco
2 81 (50.00%) Firewall
3 79 (48.77%) Data Centre
4 74 (45.68%) Cisco Certification
5 64 (39.51%) CCNP
6 60 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
7 52 (32.10%) F5
8 51 (31.48%) LAN
8 51 (31.48%) BGP
9 43 (26.54%) VPN
10 42 (25.93%) WAN
11 41 (25.31%) Security Cleared
12 39 (24.07%) SAN
13 38 (23.46%) CheckPoint
13 38 (23.46%) MPLS
14 37 (22.84%) OSPF
15 35 (21.60%) Network Security
15 35 (21.60%) Wireless
15 35 (21.60%) CCNA
15 35 (21.60%) ITIL
16 34 (20.99%) SC Cleared
17 33 (20.37%) VMware
18 28 (17.28%) Juniper
19 25 (15.43%) Windows
20 24 (14.81%) Linux
20 24 (14.81%) Load Balancing
21 23 (14.20%) SSL
21 23 (14.20%) IPsec
21 23 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
22 22 (13.58%) Palo Alto

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.47%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.62%) Confluence
4 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
2 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.62%) IaaS
2 1 (0.62%) PaaS
2 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (50.00%) Firewall
2 60 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
3 51 (31.48%) BGP
3 51 (31.48%) LAN
4 43 (26.54%) VPN
5 42 (25.93%) WAN
6 39 (24.07%) SAN
7 38 (23.46%) MPLS
8 37 (22.84%) OSPF
9 35 (21.60%) Network Security
9 35 (21.60%) Wireless
10 23 (14.20%) IPsec
10 23 (14.20%) SSL
11 22 (13.58%) TCP/IP
12 21 (12.96%) DNS
13 19 (11.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 14 (8.64%) VLAN
15 13 (8.02%) DHCP
15 13 (8.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 11 (6.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.47%) Big Data
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (2.47%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.23%) Subversion
3 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.62%) JIRA
3 1 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (8.64%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.32%) Finance
3 3 (1.85%) Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Billing
4 2 (1.23%) Electronics
4 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.62%) Back Office
5 1 (0.62%) Legal
5 1 (0.62%) Local Government
5 1 (0.62%) Marketing
5 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (43.83%) Network Engineer
2 37 (22.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 31 (19.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 22 (13.58%) Architect
5 16 (9.88%) Consultant
6 13 (8.02%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (6.79%) Firewall Engineer
7 11 (6.79%) Support Engineer
8 10 (6.17%) Network Architect
9 9 (5.56%) LAN Engineer
9 9 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
9 9 (5.56%) Network Support
9 9 (5.56%) Security Engineer
10 8 (4.94%) Cisco Consultant
10 8 (4.94%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
10 8 (4.94%) Network Support Engineer
10 8 (4.94%) Wireless Engineer
10 8 (4.94%) Wireless Network Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) Analyst
11 7 (4.32%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.32%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.09%) Middleware
3 2 (1.23%) CSS
4 1 (0.62%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.62%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 79 (48.77%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.94%) Driving Licence
3 8 (4.94%) PKI
4 7 (4.32%) EMC VMAX
4 7 (4.32%) EMC VNX
5 6 (3.70%) VCE vBlock
6 5 (3.09%) Cryptography
6 5 (3.09%) FlexPod
7 4 (2.47%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.85%) CMDB
8 3 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.85%) IPTV
8 3 (1.85%) Over-the-Top Content
8 3 (1.85%) STB
8 3 (1.85%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.23%) Clustering
9 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.43%) Windows
2 24 (14.81%) Linux
3 15 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (8.64%) CentOS
4 14 (8.64%) Unix
5 6 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.47%) Solaris
6 4 (2.47%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.47%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.85%) Android
8 2 (1.23%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (21.60%) ITIL
2 24 (14.81%) Load Balancing
3 22 (13.58%) Change Management
4 16 (9.88%) Network Design
5 12 (7.41%) Network Management
6 10 (6.17%) Converged Infrastructure
6 10 (6.17%) Project Management
6 10 (6.17%) Service Management
7 8 (4.94%) Incident Management
8 7 (4.32%) Capacity Management
8 7 (4.32%) Coaching
8 7 (4.32%) Information Security
8 7 (4.32%) Migration
9 6 (3.70%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.09%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.09%) Computer Security
10 5 (3.09%) ITIL V3
10 5 (3.09%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (3.09%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.09%) SQL
2 1 (0.62%) C
2 1 (0.62%) Perl
2 1 (0.62%) Python
2 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (45.68%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (39.51%) CCNP
3 41 (25.31%) Security Cleared
4 35 (21.60%) CCNA
5 34 (20.99%) SC Cleared
6 18 (11.11%) CCIE
7 9 (5.56%) Degree
8 6 (3.70%) CCDP
8 6 (3.70%) CCIP
8 6 (3.70%) MCSA
8 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (3.09%) DV Cleared
9 5 (3.09%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.85%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.23%) CCDA
11 2 (1.23%) CCSE
11 2 (1.23%) CCSP
11 2 (1.23%) CCVP
12 1 (0.62%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.94%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.32%) SLA
3 2 (1.23%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (11.11%) vSphere
3 16 (9.88%) vCloud
4 7 (4.32%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.70%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.47%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (1.85%) ProxySG
7 3 (1.85%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 6 (3.70%) Nagios
1 6 (3.70%) vRealize
2 5 (3.09%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.47%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (2.47%) Puppet
4 3 (1.85%) Ansible
4 3 (1.85%) OPNET
4 3 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.85%) vMotion
5 2 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.23%) Opsview
5 2 (1.23%) QRadar
5 2 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.62%) Nessus
6 1 (0.62%) OpenView
6 1 (0.62%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 161 (99.38%) Cisco
2 52 (32.10%) F5
3 38 (23.46%) CheckPoint
4 33 (20.37%) VMware
5 28 (17.28%) Juniper
6 22 (13.58%) Palo Alto
7 12 (7.41%) EMC
8 11 (6.79%) Microsoft
8 11 (6.79%) Riverbed
9 10 (6.17%) HP
10 8 (4.94%) Aruba
10 8 (4.94%) SolarWinds
11 7 (4.32%) Extreme Networks
11 7 (4.32%) NetApp
12 5 (3.09%) Citrix
12 5 (3.09%) Cyberoam
13 4 (2.47%) Blue Coat
13 4 (2.47%) Fortinet
14 3 (1.85%) Huawei
14 3 (1.85%) IBM
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