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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 204 215 227
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 46 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.68% 1.36% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 10
Average daily rate £355 £575 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.26% +53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £282 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £588 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £180.00 £25.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+620.00% -8.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £27.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+554.54% +0.91%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1714 1622 2194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.70% 19.38% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 663 712
Average daily rate £330 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £186 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £464 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 156 177
Average hourly rate £21.61 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +19 29 £210 - 5
Surrey -8 6 £481 +36.52%
West Sussex -1 5 £500 -14.52%
Hampshire +4 2 £356 -
Kent - 2 £331 -
Middlesex -7 1 £308 -
Buckinghamshire -19 1 £250 +33.33% 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 59 (98.33%) Cisco
2 38 (63.33%) Firewall
3 32 (53.33%) CheckPoint
4 31 (51.67%) Juniper
5 30 (50.00%) MPLS
6 24 (40.00%) OSPF
7 23 (38.33%) BGP
8 21 (35.00%) DNS
9 20 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (31.67%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (28.33%) CCNP
11 17 (28.33%) Telecoms
12 16 (26.67%) LAN
12 16 (26.67%) F5
13 15 (25.00%) Huawei
13 15 (25.00%) Ethernet
14 14 (23.33%) Change Management
15 12 (20.00%) VPN
16 11 (18.33%) WAN
16 11 (18.33%) IPsec
17 10 (16.67%) Configuration Management
17 10 (16.67%) CCIE
17 10 (16.67%) Fault Management
17 10 (16.67%) 4G
18 9 (15.00%) Network Management
18 9 (15.00%) Network Security
18 9 (15.00%) Blue Coat
18 9 (15.00%) SNMP
18 9 (15.00%) VMware
19 8 (13.33%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (11.67%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) Lync
3 1 (1.67%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 38 (63.33%) Firewall
2 30 (50.00%) MPLS
3 24 (40.00%) OSPF
4 23 (38.33%) BGP
5 21 (35.00%) DNS
6 19 (31.67%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (26.67%) LAN
8 15 (25.00%) Ethernet
9 12 (20.00%) VPN
10 11 (18.33%) WAN
10 11 (18.33%) IPsec
11 10 (16.67%) 4G
12 9 (15.00%) Network Security
12 9 (15.00%) SNMP
13 8 (13.33%) VLAN
13 8 (13.33%) FWSM
14 7 (11.67%) MGW
14 7 (11.67%) GGSN
14 7 (11.67%) SGSN
14 7 (11.67%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.33%) Selenium
2 1 (1.67%) Maven
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Hudson
2 1 (1.67%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.67%) TestNG
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.67%) Gradle
2 1 (1.67%) Ant
2 1 (1.67%) JUnit
2 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.67%) JMeter
General
1 17 (28.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.33%) Finance
3 6 (10.00%) Legal
4 4 (6.67%) Retail
5 3 (5.00%) Billing
5 3 (5.00%) Back Office
6 2 (3.33%) Advertising
6 2 (3.33%) Front Office
6 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.67%) Marketing
7 1 (1.67%) Electronics
7 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Network Architect
4 8 (13.33%) IP Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Security Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) Network Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Design Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Network Support
9 3 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Network Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Service Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) JSON
1 1 (1.67%) REST
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
1 1 (1.67%) SOAP
1 1 (1.67%) XML
1 1 (1.67%) XSD
1 1 (1.67%) XSLT
1 1 (1.67%) WAP
1 1 (1.67%) CPAN
1 1 (1.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.67%) Wiki
1 1 (1.67%) Clustering
1 1 (1.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.00%) UNIX
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) CentOS
5 1 (1.67%) AIX
5 1 (1.67%) Solaris
5 1 (1.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Change Management
2 10 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 10 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 9 (15.00%) Network Management
4 7 (11.67%) Network Design
5 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (10.00%) ITIL
5 6 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (8.33%) Network Architecture
6 5 (8.33%) Migration
6 5 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (5.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (5.00%) Change Control
7 3 (5.00%) CRM
7 3 (5.00%) Service Management
7 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.00%) Validation
8 2 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (1.67%) Ruby
2 1 (1.67%) Korn
2 1 (1.67%) C-shell
2 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.67%) C
2 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (28.33%) CCNP
3 10 (16.67%) CCIE
4 8 (13.33%) CCDP
5 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (11.67%) CCSP
5 7 (11.67%) Check Point Certification
6 6 (10.00%) CCNA
6 6 (10.00%) CISSP
7 2 (3.33%) CCSA
8 1 (1.67%) CCSE
8 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) NCDA
8 1 (1.67%) NCIE
8 1 (1.67%) CNA
8 1 (1.67%) Novell Certification
8 1 (1.67%) CCDA
8 1 (1.67%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.67%) COBIT
2 1 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) GPG13
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.33%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.67%) Snort
4 1 (1.67%) Squid
4 1 (1.67%) Xen
4 1 (1.67%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.67%) vSphere
4 1 (1.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.33%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.33%) Puppet
4 1 (1.67%) YUM
4 1 (1.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 59 (98.33%) Cisco
2 32 (53.33%) CheckPoint
3 31 (51.67%) Juniper
4 16 (26.67%) F5
5 15 (25.00%) Huawei
6 9 (15.00%) Blue Coat
6 9 (15.00%) VMware
7 7 (11.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 6 (10.00%) SolarWinds
9 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 5 (8.33%) EMC
10 4 (6.67%) HP
11 3 (5.00%) SAP
12 2 (3.33%) Ericsson
12 2 (3.33%) Nokia
12 2 (3.33%) IBM
12 2 (3.33%) Dell
12 2 (3.33%) Avaya
12 2 (3.33%) Velocent
12 2 (3.33%) Crossbeam
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