The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 208 216 223
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 32 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% 1.18% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.34% +27.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £363 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £514 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-45.00% +42.85%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1657 1524 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.56% 18.15% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 714 663 562
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 144 187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.37% -17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Cisco Nexus
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Berkshire +2 9 £325 - 5
Surrey -2 9 £338 -33.33% 1
Hampshire -4 6 £340 -24.44% 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £450 - 1
West Sussex +3 3 £513 -
Kent - 1 £400 - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 76 (100.00%) Cisco
2 43 (56.58%) CheckPoint
3 42 (55.26%) Firewall
4 40 (52.63%) Juniper
5 30 (39.47%) OSPF
6 29 (38.16%) Cisco ASA
7 28 (36.84%) MPLS
8 27 (35.53%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (32.89%) F5
10 24 (31.58%) BGP
11 23 (30.26%) CCNP
12 21 (27.63%) Network Security
13 18 (23.68%) DNS
14 17 (22.37%) CCIE
15 15 (19.74%) Blue Coat
15 15 (19.74%) Change Management
15 15 (19.74%) VMware
16 14 (18.42%) LAN
16 14 (18.42%) Cisco PIX
17 13 (17.11%) VoIP
17 13 (17.11%) Apache
18 12 (15.79%) VPN
18 12 (15.79%) SNMP
18 12 (15.79%) Check Point Certification
18 12 (15.79%) Security Cleared
18 12 (15.79%) Network Management
18 12 (15.79%) FortiGate
18 12 (15.79%) Network Design
18 12 (15.79%) BIG-IP
19 11 (14.47%) Huawei

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (17.11%) Apache
2 3 (3.95%) Lync
3 1 (1.32%) Confluence
3 1 (1.32%) Liferay
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.63%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.63%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.32%) Magento
2 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 42 (55.26%) Firewall
2 30 (39.47%) OSPF
3 29 (38.16%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (36.84%) MPLS
5 24 (31.58%) BGP
6 21 (27.63%) Network Security
7 18 (23.68%) DNS
8 14 (18.42%) LAN
8 14 (18.42%) Cisco PIX
9 13 (17.11%) VoIP
10 12 (15.79%) VPN
10 12 (15.79%) SNMP
10 12 (15.79%) BIG-IP
11 11 (14.47%) VLAN
12 10 (13.16%) IPsec
12 10 (13.16%) Ethernet
12 10 (13.16%) FWSM
13 8 (10.53%) WAN
13 8 (10.53%) 4G
14 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Hudson
1 1 (1.32%) Gradle
1 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.32%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (1.32%) Subversion
1 1 (1.32%) Selenium
1 1 (1.32%) JIRA
1 1 (1.32%) Ant
1 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
General
1 11 (14.47%) Telecoms
1 11 (14.47%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Retail
3 4 (5.26%) Legal
3 4 (5.26%) Back Office
3 4 (5.26%) Billing
4 3 (3.95%) Advertising
5 2 (2.63%) Front Office
5 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.63%) Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Electronics
6 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (30.26%) Network Engineer
2 17 (22.37%) Security Engineer
3 15 (19.74%) Architect
4 13 (17.11%) IP Engineer
4 13 (17.11%) Consultant
5 12 (15.79%) Network Consultant
5 12 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) NOC Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Support Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Network Architect
7 8 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (9.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (9.21%) Design Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Security Consultant
9 6 (7.89%) Technical Architect
10 5 (6.58%) Data Centre Architect
10 5 (6.58%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 5 (6.58%) Senior Security Engineer
10 5 (6.58%) Network Security Consultant
10 5 (6.58%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) X-Windows
1 1 (1.32%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.32%) Wiki
1 1 (1.32%) Statistics
1 1 (1.32%) DTV
1 1 (1.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) Linux
3 7 (9.21%) UNIX
4 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.95%) AIX
7 1 (1.32%) CentOS
7 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) Change Management
2 12 (15.79%) Network Management
2 12 (15.79%) Network Design
3 9 (11.84%) Project Management
4 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 8 (10.53%) Fault Management
4 8 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 8 (10.53%) Network Architecture
5 6 (7.89%) ITIL
6 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.26%) CRM
8 3 (3.95%) TOGAF
8 3 (3.95%) Validation
8 3 (3.95%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (3.95%) Demand Forecasting
9 2 (2.63%) Migration
9 2 (2.63%) Scrum
9 2 (2.63%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.63%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.32%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) C-shell
2 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.32%) Ruby
2 1 (1.32%) Korn
2 1 (1.32%) C
2 1 (1.32%) Java
2 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (35.53%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (30.26%) CCNP
3 17 (22.37%) CCIE
4 12 (15.79%) Check Point Certification
4 12 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 11 (14.47%) CISSP
6 9 (11.84%) CCNA
7 8 (10.53%) CCDP
7 8 (10.53%) CCSP
8 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
9 5 (6.58%) CCSA
10 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.63%) MCITP
10 2 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.32%) VCP4
11 1 (1.32%) NCDA
11 1 (1.32%) NCIE
11 1 (1.32%) VCP5
11 1 (1.32%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) GPG13
3 1 (1.32%) COBIT
3 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.26%) ProxySG
4 3 (3.95%) Snort
4 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.63%) vSphere
6 1 (1.32%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.32%) vCloud
6 1 (1.32%) Squid
6 1 (1.32%) Xen
6 1 (1.32%) NFS
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) FortiGate
2 5 (6.58%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.32%) YUM
4 1 (1.32%) Puppet
4 1 (1.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) Cisco
2 43 (56.58%) CheckPoint
3 40 (52.63%) Juniper
4 25 (32.89%) F5
5 15 (19.74%) Blue Coat
5 15 (19.74%) VMware
6 11 (14.47%) Huawei
7 7 (9.21%) IBM
8 5 (6.58%) SAP
8 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
8 5 (6.58%) HP
9 4 (5.26%) Nokia
9 4 (5.26%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.95%) Sourcefire
10 3 (3.95%) Oracle
10 3 (3.95%) Avaya
10 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.95%) Ericsson
11 2 (2.63%) Websense
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