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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 210 226 230
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 33 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 1.39% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £355 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £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
1847 1584 2055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.90% 18.13% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 723 605
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £188 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 94 161
Average hourly rate £19.91 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 19 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 19 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
Surrey +4 11 £338 -18.18% 3
Hampshire -5 7 £269 - 2
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £450 -10.00% 1
Berkshire 0 5 £378 -5.62% 8
Kent - 3 £400 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £513 -
East Sussex - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 63 (100.00%) Cisco
2 39 (61.90%) Firewall
3 35 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 34 (53.97%) Cisco ASA
5 31 (49.21%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (44.44%) CCNP
7 27 (42.86%) OSPF
7 27 (42.86%) F5
8 26 (41.27%) Juniper
9 23 (36.51%) BGP
10 21 (33.33%) Network Security
11 18 (28.57%) MPLS
12 17 (26.98%) DNS
13 15 (23.81%) VPN
14 14 (22.22%) CCIE
14 14 (22.22%) Apache
14 14 (22.22%) VMware
14 14 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
15 13 (20.63%) LAN
16 12 (19.05%) VoIP
16 12 (19.05%) Windows
16 12 (19.05%) WAN
16 12 (19.05%) SNMP
16 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
16 12 (19.05%) Check Point Certification
16 12 (19.05%) BIG-IP
16 12 (19.05%) FortiGate
16 12 (19.05%) Network Management
17 11 (17.46%) Blue Coat
17 11 (17.46%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 14 (22.22%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.59%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) Liferay
2 1 (1.59%) Lync
2 1 (1.59%) Confluence
2 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (3.17%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.17%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.59%) Magento
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 39 (61.90%) Firewall
2 34 (53.97%) Cisco ASA
3 27 (42.86%) OSPF
4 23 (36.51%) BGP
5 21 (33.33%) Network Security
6 18 (28.57%) MPLS
7 17 (26.98%) DNS
8 15 (23.81%) VPN
9 14 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
10 13 (20.63%) LAN
11 12 (19.05%) VoIP
11 12 (19.05%) WAN
11 12 (19.05%) SNMP
11 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 12 (19.05%) BIG-IP
12 10 (15.87%) IPsec
13 9 (14.29%) FWSM
13 9 (14.29%) SAN
14 6 (9.52%) VLAN
14 6 (9.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.59%) MySQL
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) DB2
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Ant
1 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
1 1 (1.59%) Hudson
1 1 (1.59%) Gradle
1 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.59%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (1.59%) Subversion
1 1 (1.59%) Selenium
1 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.94%) Advertising
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Billing
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Back Office
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Network Engineer
2 19 (30.16%) Security Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) IP Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Architect
6 7 (11.11%) Network Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Design Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Network Support
7 6 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Security Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Security Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Network Security Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) X-Windows
1 1 (1.59%) CPAN
1 1 (1.59%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.76%) Statistics
2 1 (1.59%) DTV
2 1 (1.59%) Firmware
2 1 (1.59%) Clustering
2 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Linux
3 8 (12.70%) UNIX
4 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.35%) AIX
7 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.59%) SUSE
8 1 (1.59%) Solaris
8 1 (1.59%) CentOS
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Network Management
2 11 (17.46%) ITIL
3 9 (14.29%) Network Design
3 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 8 (12.70%) Change Management
4 8 (12.70%) Project Management
5 5 (7.94%) ITSM
5 5 (7.94%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.35%) Line Management
7 3 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (4.76%) Network Architecture
7 3 (4.76%) Demand Forecasting
7 3 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.17%) CRM
8 2 (3.17%) Scrum
8 2 (3.17%) Coaching
9 1 (1.59%) Information Security
9 1 (1.59%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) C
2 1 (1.59%) Java
2 1 (1.59%) Perl
2 1 (1.59%) C-shell
2 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.59%) Korn
2 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (49.21%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (44.44%) CCNP
3 14 (22.22%) CCIE
4 12 (19.05%) Check Point Certification
5 11 (17.46%) CISSP
6 10 (15.87%) CCNA
7 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 8 (12.70%) CCDP
9 7 (11.11%) CCSP
9 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
10 5 (7.94%) CCSA
11 2 (3.17%) MCITP
11 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (3.17%) CCIP
12 1 (1.59%) MCSE
12 1 (1.59%) CCDA
12 1 (1.59%) VCP4
12 1 (1.59%) VCAP
12 1 (1.59%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.59%) GPG13
3 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.35%) Snort
2 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.76%) vSphere
3 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.17%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.59%) NFS
5 1 (1.59%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.59%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.59%) vCloud
5 1 (1.59%) Squid
5 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (19.05%) FortiGate
2 4 (6.35%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (6.35%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.59%) Nagios
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) YUM
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.59%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 27 (42.86%) F5
4 26 (41.27%) Juniper
5 14 (22.22%) VMware
6 11 (17.46%) Blue Coat
7 7 (11.11%) IBM
8 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 6 (9.52%) HP
9 4 (6.35%) Sourcefire
9 4 (6.35%) Oracle
9 4 (6.35%) Ericsson
10 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.76%) SAP
11 2 (3.17%) TippingPoint
11 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.17%) Nokia
11 2 (3.17%) Websense
12 1 (1.59%) NetApp
12 1 (1.59%) Vignette
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