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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
England / South East
Rank 162 169 221
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +52
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 77 94 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.01% 1.07% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.96% 5.26% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 61 21
Median daily rate £425 £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.32% +11.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £375 £406
% change year-on-year
-0.20% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £41.19 £43.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.19 £43.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.20% +138.88%

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
1553 1786 1976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.29% 20.41% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 993 941
Median daily rate £395 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £230 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 90 114
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.41% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £52.63 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 22 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +6 26 £450 +7.14% 2
Hampshire +5 20 £450 +27.84% 5
Surrey +9 10 £380 -14.60% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 10 £425 -22.72% 1
Middlesex - 5 £335 -
Kent - 2 £145 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £388 -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 150 (99.34%) Cisco
2 83 (54.97%) Data Centre
3 78 (51.66%) Cisco Certification
4 69 (45.70%) CCNP
5 67 (44.37%) Firewall
6 48 (31.79%) BGP
6 48 (31.79%) Security Cleared
6 48 (31.79%) F5
7 45 (29.80%) MPLS
8 44 (29.14%) VPN
8 44 (29.14%) CCNA
9 43 (28.48%) LAN
10 42 (27.81%) WAN
10 42 (27.81%) Cisco ASA
11 40 (26.49%) SC Cleared
12 37 (24.50%) VMware
13 35 (23.18%) OSPF
13 35 (23.18%) CheckPoint
13 35 (23.18%) SAN
14 32 (21.19%) ITIL
15 30 (19.87%) Juniper
16 29 (19.21%) Wireless
17 25 (16.56%) Load Balancing
17 25 (16.56%) TCP/IP
17 25 (16.56%) Windows
18 24 (15.89%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (15.23%) Linux
19 23 (15.23%) IPsec
20 21 (13.91%) DNS
20 21 (13.91%) Network Security

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 4 (2.65%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.65%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.66%) ArcGIS
2 1 (0.66%) Confluence
2 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.66%) SAS
2 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.99%) IaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.66%) PaaS
2 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (44.37%) Firewall
2 48 (31.79%) BGP
3 45 (29.80%) MPLS
4 44 (29.14%) VPN
5 43 (28.48%) LAN
6 42 (27.81%) Cisco ASA
6 42 (27.81%) WAN
7 35 (23.18%) OSPF
7 35 (23.18%) SAN
8 29 (19.21%) Wireless
9 25 (16.56%) TCP/IP
10 23 (15.23%) IPsec
11 21 (13.91%) DNS
11 21 (13.91%) Network Security
12 19 (12.58%) SSL
13 18 (11.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 16 (10.60%) DHCP
15 14 (9.27%) EIGRP
16 11 (7.28%) Ethernet
17 10 (6.62%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.65%) Big Data
2 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (2.65%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.32%) Subversion
3 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 13 (8.61%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.97%) Finance
3 5 (3.31%) Banking
4 2 (1.32%) Billing
4 2 (1.32%) Electronics
4 2 (1.32%) Local Government
4 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Back Office
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (41.72%) Network Engineer
2 30 (19.87%) Cisco Engineer
3 26 (17.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 23 (15.23%) Architect
5 15 (9.93%) Senior Network Engineer
6 13 (8.61%) Consultant
7 12 (7.95%) Network Architect
8 10 (6.62%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.64%) Analyst
9 7 (4.64%) Network Analyst
9 7 (4.64%) Network Consultant
9 7 (4.64%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (4.64%) Security Engineer
10 6 (3.97%) Network Support
11 5 (3.31%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 5 (3.31%) Design Engineer
11 5 (3.31%) Network Support Engineer
11 5 (3.31%) Technical Engineer
11 5 (3.31%) Technical Leader
12 4 (2.65%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.97%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.31%) Middleware
3 2 (1.32%) CSS
4 1 (0.66%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.66%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 83 (54.97%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.62%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.96%) Driving Licence
3 9 (5.96%) EMC VMAX
3 9 (5.96%) EMC VNX
3 9 (5.96%) FlexPod
4 8 (5.30%) PKI
5 7 (4.64%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 4 (2.65%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.99%) CMDB
7 3 (1.99%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.99%) IPTV
7 3 (1.99%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (1.99%) STB
7 3 (1.99%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.32%) BBC
8 2 (1.32%) Clustering
8 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.56%) Windows
2 23 (15.23%) Linux
3 12 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (7.95%) Unix
4 11 (7.28%) CentOS
5 7 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.65%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.65%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.99%) Android
7 3 (1.99%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (1.32%) Solaris
9 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.19%) ITIL
2 25 (16.56%) Load Balancing
3 16 (10.60%) Converged Infrastructure
3 16 (10.60%) Network Design
4 13 (8.61%) Change Management
5 11 (7.28%) Network Management
5 11 (7.28%) Service Management
6 9 (5.96%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (5.30%) Capacity Management
7 8 (5.30%) Project Management
8 7 (4.64%) Coaching
8 7 (4.64%) Incident Management
8 7 (4.64%) Information Security
9 6 (3.97%) Scrum
10 5 (3.31%) Computer Security
10 5 (3.31%) Cryptography
10 5 (3.31%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (3.31%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.31%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (3.31%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.32%) SQL
2 1 (0.66%) C
2 1 (0.66%) Perl
2 1 (0.66%) Python
2 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 78 (51.66%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (45.70%) CCNP
3 48 (31.79%) Security Cleared
4 44 (29.14%) CCNA
5 40 (26.49%) SC Cleared
6 19 (12.58%) CCIE
7 10 (6.62%) Degree
8 9 (5.96%) CCDP
9 7 (4.64%) DV Cleared
10 6 (3.97%) CCIP
11 5 (3.31%) JNCIA
11 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (2.65%) MCSA
13 3 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (1.32%) CCDA
14 2 (1.32%) CCSE
14 2 (1.32%) CCSP
14 2 (1.32%) CCVP
14 2 (1.32%) JNCIP
15 1 (0.66%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.30%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.64%) SLA
3 5 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.66%) GPG13
System Software
1 24 (15.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (12.58%) vSphere
3 18 (11.92%) vCloud
4 6 (3.97%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.65%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (2.65%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.99%) ProxySG
6 3 (1.99%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 8 (5.30%) vRealize
2 5 (3.31%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (3.31%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (3.31%) Nagios
3 4 (2.65%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.65%) Puppet
4 3 (1.99%) Ansible
4 3 (1.99%) OPNET
4 3 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.99%) vMotion
5 2 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.32%) Opsview
5 2 (1.32%) QRadar
5 2 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.66%) Forum Sentry
6 1 (0.66%) OpenView
6 1 (0.66%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 150 (99.34%) Cisco
2 48 (31.79%) F5
3 37 (24.50%) VMware
4 35 (23.18%) CheckPoint
5 30 (19.87%) Juniper
6 20 (13.25%) Palo Alto
7 14 (9.27%) EMC
8 9 (5.96%) HP
9 8 (5.30%) Aruba
9 8 (5.30%) NetApp
9 8 (5.30%) Riverbed
10 7 (4.64%) Extreme Networks
11 6 (3.97%) Citrix
11 6 (3.97%) Microsoft
11 6 (3.97%) SolarWinds
12 5 (3.31%) 3PAR
12 5 (3.31%) Cyberoam
13 4 (2.65%) ArcSight
13 4 (2.65%) Blue Coat
13 4 (2.65%) Oracle
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