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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 216 213 228
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 34 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.85% 1.60% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £317 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £499 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 - £20.09
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
1842 1566 2075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.74% 17.99% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 716 601
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 90 170
Average hourly rate £19.91 £24.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.73% -5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -8 10 £250 -18.69% 3
Surrey +4 8 £331 -7.98% 2
Berkshire +1 7 £449 +12.18% 12
Buckinghamshire +1 4 £450 -10.00%
Kent - 4 £400 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 68 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (58.82%) Firewall
3 36 (52.94%) CheckPoint
4 35 (51.47%) Cisco ASA
5 31 (45.59%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (42.65%) OSPF
6 29 (42.65%) F5
7 28 (41.18%) CCNP
8 27 (39.71%) Juniper
9 25 (36.76%) BGP
10 24 (35.29%) Network Security
11 23 (33.82%) MPLS
12 16 (23.53%) VPN
12 16 (23.53%) DNS
13 15 (22.06%) VMware
14 14 (20.59%) CCIE
14 14 (20.59%) LAN
14 14 (20.59%) Cisco PIX
15 13 (19.12%) Blue Coat
15 13 (19.12%) WAN
15 13 (19.12%) SNMP
15 13 (19.12%) Apache
16 12 (17.65%) Linux
16 12 (17.65%) VoIP
16 12 (17.65%) Check Point Certification
16 12 (17.65%) BIG-IP
16 12 (17.65%) FortiGate
16 12 (17.65%) Network Management
17 11 (16.18%) SAN
17 11 (16.18%) CISSP

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (19.12%) Apache
2 3 (4.41%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) Liferay
3 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.94%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.47%) assyst
2 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
1 1 (1.47%) PaaS
1 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (58.82%) Firewall
2 35 (51.47%) Cisco ASA
3 29 (42.65%) OSPF
4 25 (36.76%) BGP
5 24 (35.29%) Network Security
6 23 (33.82%) MPLS
7 16 (23.53%) VPN
7 16 (23.53%) DNS
8 14 (20.59%) LAN
8 14 (20.59%) Cisco PIX
9 13 (19.12%) WAN
9 13 (19.12%) SNMP
10 12 (17.65%) VoIP
10 12 (17.65%) BIG-IP
11 11 (16.18%) SAN
12 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
12 10 (14.71%) IPsec
13 9 (13.24%) FWSM
14 6 (8.82%) NAS
14 6 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) DB2
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.88%) Advertising
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Billing
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Back Office
5 1 (1.47%) Automotive
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 19 (27.94%) Security Engineer
3 13 (19.12%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Consultant
4 10 (14.71%) IP Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Architect
5 9 (13.24%) Network Consultant
6 8 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Security Consultant
6 8 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Network Security Consultant
7 7 (10.29%) Design Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Senior Security Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Network Support
9 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Statistics
1 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.47%) CMDB
2 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Linux
2 11 (16.18%) Windows
3 8 (11.76%) UNIX
4 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.41%) AIX
7 1 (1.47%) VMS
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.47%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) Network Management
2 11 (16.18%) ITIL
3 10 (14.71%) Network Design
4 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
4 9 (13.24%) Project Management
5 8 (11.76%) Change Management
6 6 (8.82%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.35%) Network Architecture
7 5 (7.35%) Line Management
7 5 (7.35%) ITSM
8 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (4.41%) Demand Forecasting
9 3 (4.41%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.94%) Scrum
10 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.94%) CRM
10 2 (2.94%) Coaching
10 2 (2.94%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) Python
2 1 (1.47%) C#
2 1 (1.47%) Java
2 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (45.59%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (41.18%) CCNP
3 14 (20.59%) CCIE
4 12 (17.65%) Check Point Certification
5 11 (16.18%) CISSP
6 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
6 9 (13.24%) CCNA
7 8 (11.76%) CCDP
8 7 (10.29%) CCSP
8 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
9 5 (7.35%) CCSA
10 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.94%) MCITP
10 2 (2.94%) Degree
10 2 (2.94%) CCIP
11 1 (1.47%) MCSE
11 1 (1.47%) CCDA
11 1 (1.47%) MCTS
11 1 (1.47%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) COBIT
3 1 (1.47%) GPG13
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.88%) vSphere
2 4 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (5.88%) Snort
3 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.94%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.47%) Firmware
5 1 (1.47%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.47%) vCloud
5 1 (1.47%) Docker
5 1 (1.47%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (5.88%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.47%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.47%) Netcool
4 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.47%) WSUS
4 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 29 (42.65%) F5
4 27 (39.71%) Juniper
5 15 (22.06%) VMware
6 13 (19.12%) Blue Coat
7 7 (10.29%) IBM
8 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
8 6 (8.82%) HP
9 4 (5.88%) Ericsson
9 4 (5.88%) Nokia
9 4 (5.88%) Sourcefire
9 4 (5.88%) TippingPoint
10 3 (4.41%) Avaya
10 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.41%) EMC
10 3 (4.41%) Oracle
11 2 (2.94%) SAP
11 2 (2.94%) Websense
12 1 (1.47%) Splunk
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