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 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 163 220 222
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 101 58 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.15% 0.59% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.42% 3.23% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 40 15
Median daily rate £378 £406 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.07% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £315 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -2.15%
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
1573 1793 1838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.98% 18.27% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 972 863
Median daily rate £375 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 127 99
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.20% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 26 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +30 46 £450 -
Surrey - 17 £319 -
Hampshire +3 15 £403 +9.15%
Kent +16 9 £200 -40.74%
Oxfordshire -6 8 £275 -21.42%
Buckinghamshire +12 4 £550 +25.00%
Middlesex - 2 £419 -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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.

1 185 (100.00%) Cisco
2 107 (57.84%) Firewall
3 94 (50.81%) Cisco Certification
4 81 (43.78%) Data Centre
5 69 (37.30%) Cisco ASA
6 64 (34.59%) CCNP
7 56 (30.27%) ITIL
8 48 (25.95%) VMware
9 47 (25.41%) CheckPoint
10 45 (24.32%) Network Security
10 45 (24.32%) F5
11 44 (23.78%) Linux
12 43 (23.24%) LAN
13 41 (22.16%) BGP
14 39 (21.08%) WAN
14 39 (21.08%) CCNA
15 38 (20.54%) Wireless
16 37 (20.00%) vSphere
17 36 (19.46%) OSPF
18 33 (17.84%) VPN
18 33 (17.84%) Security Cleared
19 31 (16.76%) SSL
20 30 (16.22%) DNS
21 27 (14.59%) SC Cleared
21 27 (14.59%) SAN
22 26 (14.05%) MPLS
23 25 (13.51%) Windows
23 25 (13.51%) Load Balancing
24 24 (12.97%) Juniper
24 24 (12.97%) NetApp

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 8 (4.32%) MS Exchange
1 8 (4.32%) Skype for Business
2 6 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (4.32%) ProjectWise
2 4 (2.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.08%) IaaS
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.08%) PaaS
1 2 (1.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 107 (57.84%) Firewall
2 69 (37.30%) Cisco ASA
3 45 (24.32%) Network Security
4 43 (23.24%) LAN
5 41 (22.16%) BGP
6 39 (21.08%) WAN
7 38 (20.54%) Wireless
8 36 (19.46%) OSPF
9 33 (17.84%) VPN
10 31 (16.76%) SSL
11 30 (16.22%) DNS
12 27 (14.59%) SAN
13 26 (14.05%) MPLS
14 22 (11.89%) Ethernet
14 22 (11.89%) IPsec
15 18 (9.73%) Internet
16 15 (8.11%) DHCP
17 14 (7.57%) EIGRP
18 12 (6.49%) Cisco IOS
18 12 (6.49%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (8.65%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (8.11%) Finance
2 14 (7.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.08%) Banking
3 2 (1.08%) Legal
4 1 (0.54%) Electronics
4 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 86 (46.49%) Network Engineer
2 37 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (15.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 29 (15.68%) Support Engineer
4 20 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (9.19%) Network Support
6 16 (8.65%) Architect
6 16 (8.65%) Consultant
6 16 (8.65%) Network Support Engineer
7 12 (6.49%) Administrator
7 12 (6.49%) Security Engineer
8 11 (5.95%) Network Architect
9 10 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 10 (5.41%) Cisco Support
9 10 (5.41%) Firewall Engineer
9 10 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (5.41%) NetApp Engineer
10 9 (4.86%) FlexPod Engineer
10 9 (4.86%) Network Security Engineer
10 9 (4.86%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.16%) Middleware
2 3 (1.62%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.54%) CSS
4 1 (0.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 81 (43.78%) Data Centre
2 22 (11.89%) FlexPod
3 14 (7.57%) EMC VNX
4 13 (7.03%) Driving Licence
5 10 (5.41%) e-Health
5 10 (5.41%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.24%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (2.70%) PKI
8 4 (2.16%) RSA SecurID
9 3 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.62%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.08%) LPAR
10 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.08%) Statistics
11 1 (0.54%) CMDB
11 1 (0.54%) Freedom of Information Act
11 1 (0.54%) NHS
11 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (23.78%) Linux
2 25 (13.51%) Windows
3 21 (11.35%) Data ONTAP
4 14 (7.57%) CentOS
5 12 (6.49%) Windows Server
6 9 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (4.32%) Unix
8 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (30.27%) ITIL
2 25 (13.51%) Load Balancing
3 17 (9.19%) Migration
3 17 (9.19%) Network Design
4 16 (8.65%) Change Management
5 13 (7.03%) Configuration Management
6 12 (6.49%) Project Management
6 12 (6.49%) Service Management
7 11 (5.95%) Data Migration
7 11 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (4.32%) B2B
8 8 (4.32%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (4.32%) DevOps
9 7 (3.78%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (3.78%) Change Control
9 7 (3.78%) Information Management
9 7 (3.78%) Operations Management
9 7 (3.78%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.24%) Network Management
11 5 (2.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.49%) Perl
1 12 (6.49%) Python
2 3 (1.62%) SQL
3 2 (1.08%) Tcl
4 1 (0.54%) Java
4 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 94 (50.81%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (34.59%) CCNP
3 39 (21.08%) CCNA
4 33 (17.84%) Security Cleared
5 27 (14.59%) SC Cleared
6 18 (9.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (9.19%) CCIE
8 11 (5.95%) NCDA
9 10 (5.41%) Degree
9 10 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 9 (4.86%) RHCE
10 9 (4.86%) RHCSA
11 6 (3.24%) CCSE
12 5 (2.70%) CCDA
12 5 (2.70%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.62%) CCDP
13 3 (1.62%) VCAP
14 2 (1.08%) CCIP
14 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (1.08%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.95%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.78%) SLA
3 3 (1.62%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.08%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 37 (20.00%) vSphere
2 20 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.41%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.32%) vCloud
4 8 (4.32%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (8.65%) Puppet
2 13 (7.03%) Nagios
3 12 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (5.41%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (3.78%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.54%) Cacti
7 1 (0.54%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.54%) Nessus
7 1 (0.54%) OPNET
7 1 (0.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 185 (100.00%) Cisco
2 48 (25.95%) VMware
3 47 (25.41%) CheckPoint
4 45 (24.32%) F5
5 24 (12.97%) Juniper
5 24 (12.97%) NetApp
6 21 (11.35%) Microsoft
7 17 (9.19%) EMC
7 17 (9.19%) IBM
8 16 (8.65%) SolarWinds
9 14 (7.57%) Fortinet
9 14 (7.57%) Palo Alto
10 10 (5.41%) Blue Coat
10 10 (5.41%) CA
10 10 (5.41%) Nokia
10 10 (5.41%) Riverbed
11 9 (4.86%) Citrix
11 9 (4.86%) IronPort
11 9 (4.86%) Red Hat
12 8 (4.32%) Oracle