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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 169 221 219
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 96 42 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.51% 2.33% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 14 13
Median daily rate £388 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Cisco Nexus
England

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
1742 1800 1730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.55% 19.11% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 884 740
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 122 98
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.35 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +28 51 £450 +50.00%
Hampshire +17 14 £360 +11.62% 3
Surrey +4 12 £381 -4.68% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 11 £410 +9.33% 1
Oxfordshire +14 4 £364 +12.00%
West Sussex - 4 £350 -
Kent +7 1 £325 -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 182 (99.45%) Cisco
2 101 (55.19%) Firewall
3 97 (53.01%) Cisco Certification
4 87 (47.54%) Data Centre
5 63 (34.43%) Cisco ASA
5 63 (34.43%) F5
6 58 (31.69%) ITIL
7 57 (31.15%) CCNP
8 53 (28.96%) CheckPoint
8 53 (28.96%) VMware
9 49 (26.78%) Linux
10 48 (26.23%) MPLS
11 47 (25.68%) LAN
11 47 (25.68%) WAN
12 43 (23.50%) Wireless
13 42 (22.95%) Network Security
14 41 (22.40%) CCNA
15 40 (21.86%) Juniper
16 39 (21.31%) BGP
17 36 (19.67%) OSPF
18 35 (19.13%) SSL
18 35 (19.13%) DNS
18 35 (19.13%) vSphere
19 33 (18.03%) VPN
20 31 (16.94%) Load Balancing
21 30 (16.39%) IPsec
22 29 (15.85%) Ethernet
23 27 (14.75%) Windows
23 27 (14.75%) Palo Alto
24 25 (13.66%) Security Cleared

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 8 (4.37%) Skype for Business
2 7 (3.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (4.37%) ProjectWise
2 3 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.64%) IaaS
1 3 (1.64%) PaaS
1 3 (1.64%) SaaS
2 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.55%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 101 (55.19%) Firewall
2 63 (34.43%) Cisco ASA
3 48 (26.23%) MPLS
4 47 (25.68%) LAN
4 47 (25.68%) WAN
5 43 (23.50%) Wireless
6 42 (22.95%) Network Security
7 39 (21.31%) BGP
8 36 (19.67%) OSPF
9 35 (19.13%) DNS
9 35 (19.13%) SSL
10 33 (18.03%) VPN
11 30 (16.39%) IPsec
12 29 (15.85%) Ethernet
13 25 (13.66%) DHCP
14 24 (13.11%) Internet
15 22 (12.02%) SAN
16 18 (9.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 17 (9.29%) TCP/IP
18 14 (7.65%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (8.20%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (12.57%) Finance
2 16 (8.74%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.09%) Banking
3 2 (1.09%) Legal
4 1 (0.55%) Electronics
4 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (46.45%) Network Engineer
2 27 (14.75%) Support Engineer
3 26 (14.21%) Cisco Engineer
4 24 (13.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 22 (12.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 16 (8.74%) Architect
6 16 (8.74%) Network Support
6 16 (8.74%) Security Engineer
7 15 (8.20%) Network Support Engineer
8 13 (7.10%) Network Architect
9 11 (6.01%) Cisco Support
9 11 (6.01%) IP Engineer
9 11 (6.01%) VMware Engineer
10 10 (5.46%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 10 (5.46%) NetApp Engineer
10 10 (5.46%) Network Security Engineer
10 10 (5.46%) Senior Security Engineer
11 8 (4.37%) Consultant
11 8 (4.37%) Project Manager
11 8 (4.37%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.73%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.19%) Middleware
3 2 (1.09%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.55%) CSS
4 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 87 (47.54%) Data Centre
2 21 (11.48%) FlexPod
3 16 (8.74%) Driving Licence
4 15 (8.20%) Management Information System
5 13 (7.10%) EMC VNX
6 11 (6.01%) Computer Science
6 11 (6.01%) e-Health
7 6 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.28%) PKI
8 5 (2.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (2.73%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.73%) RSA SecurID
8 5 (2.73%) Statistics
9 4 (2.19%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.19%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (1.09%) LPAR
10 2 (1.09%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.55%) CMDB
11 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (26.78%) Linux
2 27 (14.75%) Windows
3 20 (10.93%) Data ONTAP
4 14 (7.65%) CentOS
5 11 (6.01%) Unix
6 10 (5.46%) Windows Server
7 6 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.09%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.69%) ITIL
2 31 (16.94%) Load Balancing
3 24 (13.11%) Network Design
4 17 (9.29%) Project Management
5 16 (8.74%) Migration
6 15 (8.20%) Change Management
7 13 (7.10%) Configuration Management
8 12 (6.56%) Network Management
9 11 (6.01%) Information Management
9 11 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (5.46%) Change Control
11 9 (4.92%) Computer Security
11 9 (4.92%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (4.92%) Operations Management
12 8 (4.37%) B2B
12 8 (4.37%) Capacity Management
12 8 (4.37%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (4.37%) Data Migration
12 8 (4.37%) Service Management
13 7 (3.83%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.01%) Perl
1 11 (6.01%) Python
2 2 (1.09%) Tcl
3 1 (0.55%) C
3 1 (0.55%) Java
3 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 97 (53.01%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (31.15%) CCNP
3 41 (22.40%) CCNA
4 25 (13.66%) Security Cleared
5 21 (11.48%) CCIE
6 18 (9.84%) SC Cleared
7 17 (9.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (8.74%) Degree
9 11 (6.01%) CCSE
9 11 (6.01%) NCDA
10 10 (5.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (4.37%) RHCE
11 8 (4.37%) RHCSA
12 7 (3.83%) CCDA
13 3 (1.64%) CCDP
13 3 (1.64%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.64%) VCAP
13 3 (1.64%) VCP5
14 1 (0.55%) JNCIP
14 1 (0.55%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.74%) PCI DSS
2 12 (6.56%) SLA
3 5 (2.73%) HIPAA
4 3 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 35 (19.13%) vSphere
2 24 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.37%) vCloud
3 8 (4.37%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (2.73%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (8.20%) Puppet
2 14 (7.65%) SolarWinds Orion
3 13 (7.10%) Cisco Prime
4 11 (6.01%) Nagios
4 11 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.55%) OpenView
6 1 (0.55%) OPNET
6 1 (0.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 182 (99.45%) Cisco
2 63 (34.43%) F5
3 53 (28.96%) CheckPoint
3 53 (28.96%) VMware
4 40 (21.86%) Juniper
5 27 (14.75%) Palo Alto
6 23 (12.57%) NetApp
7 21 (11.48%) SolarWinds
8 17 (9.29%) EMC
9 16 (8.74%) Blue Coat
10 14 (7.65%) IBM
11 13 (7.10%) Fortinet
12 12 (6.56%) Red Hat
13 11 (6.01%) Microsoft
14 10 (5.46%) CA
14 10 (5.46%) Nokia
15 9 (4.92%) Citrix
15 9 (4.92%) IronPort
16 8 (4.37%) Oracle
17 7 (3.83%) Barracuda Networks