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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 173 215 223
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 85 53 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.99% 0.56% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.84% 2.70% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 26 14
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £293 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £496 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 £21.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -88.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+138.88% -90.00%
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
1758 1963 1506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.48% 20.85% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 972 944 642
Average daily rate £352 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 117 126
Average hourly rate £43.00 £35.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.27% +58.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.65 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.25 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +12 38 £400 +14.28% 7
Hampshire +26 24 £352 +23.50% 3
Surrey +6 14 £340 +13.33% 2
M4 Corridor - 5 £288 -
Buckinghamshire +9 4 £550 +14.28% 3
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 133 (97.08%) Cisco
2 87 (63.50%) Cisco Certification
3 86 (62.77%) Firewall
4 64 (46.72%) Data Centre
5 60 (43.80%) F5
6 56 (40.88%) CCNP
6 56 (40.88%) Cisco ASA
7 48 (35.04%) LAN
8 45 (32.85%) WAN
8 45 (32.85%) Juniper
8 45 (32.85%) MPLS
9 43 (31.39%) Wireless
10 40 (29.20%) ITIL
11 39 (28.47%) VPN
12 38 (27.74%) SSL
13 37 (27.01%) CCNA
14 36 (26.28%) IPsec
15 35 (25.55%) BGP
16 32 (23.36%) OSPF
16 32 (23.36%) DNS
17 30 (21.90%) CheckPoint
18 28 (20.44%) Network Security
19 26 (18.98%) Palo Alto
20 25 (18.25%) Load Balancing
21 24 (17.52%) Internet
21 24 (17.52%) CCIE
22 23 (16.79%) Security Cleared
23 22 (16.06%) TCP/IP
24 21 (15.33%) Project Management
24 21 (15.33%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
1 2 (1.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) MS Office
2 2 (1.46%) ProjectWise
3 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) IaaS
2 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.46%) SaaS
4 1 (0.73%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.73%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (62.77%) Firewall
2 56 (40.88%) Cisco ASA
3 48 (35.04%) LAN
4 45 (32.85%) MPLS
4 45 (32.85%) WAN
5 43 (31.39%) Wireless
6 39 (28.47%) VPN
7 38 (27.74%) SSL
8 36 (26.28%) IPsec
9 35 (25.55%) BGP
10 32 (23.36%) DNS
10 32 (23.36%) OSPF
11 28 (20.44%) Network Security
12 24 (17.52%) Internet
13 22 (16.06%) TCP/IP
14 19 (13.87%) DHCP
15 16 (11.68%) Cisco IOS
15 16 (11.68%) Intrusion Detection
15 16 (11.68%) SNMP
16 15 (10.95%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.73%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (12.41%) Finance
1 17 (12.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.46%) Military
3 1 (0.73%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 78 (56.93%) Network Engineer
2 28 (20.44%) Cisco Engineer
3 27 (19.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 26 (18.98%) Network Support
5 25 (18.25%) Network Support Engineer
5 25 (18.25%) Support Engineer
6 14 (10.22%) IP Engineer
7 13 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (9.49%) Security Engineer
8 11 (8.03%) Consultant
9 10 (7.30%) Architect
9 10 (7.30%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
9 10 (7.30%) Cisco Support
9 10 (7.30%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 10 (7.30%) Network Architect
9 10 (7.30%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (7.30%) Network Security Engineer
9 10 (7.30%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) IP Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.76%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.46%) JSF
3 1 (0.73%) CSS
3 1 (0.73%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (46.72%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.76%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.57%) Driving Licence
4 8 (5.84%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.84%) Cryptography
5 6 (4.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (3.65%) PKI
7 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.19%) e-Health
8 3 (2.19%) SecurID
9 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.46%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.46%) Statistics
10 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.73%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.73%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.49%) Linux
1 13 (9.49%) Windows
2 7 (5.11%) Unix
3 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.92%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.19%) CatOS
6 2 (1.46%) CentOS
6 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.20%) ITIL
2 25 (18.25%) Load Balancing
3 21 (15.33%) Project Management
4 19 (13.87%) Network Design
5 18 (13.14%) Change Management
6 16 (11.68%) Migration
7 13 (9.49%) Network Management
7 13 (9.49%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (8.03%) Capacity Management
8 11 (8.03%) Computer Security
8 11 (8.03%) Incident Management
8 11 (8.03%) Network Architecture
9 9 (6.57%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.84%) Information Security
10 8 (5.84%) Security Patching
11 7 (5.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (4.38%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (4.38%) Test Scripting
12 6 (4.38%) Web Filtering
13 5 (3.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.92%) C
2 3 (2.19%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.46%) Perl
3 2 (1.46%) Python
3 2 (1.46%) SQL
4 1 (0.73%) Java
4 1 (0.73%) PHP
4 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 87 (63.50%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (40.88%) CCNP
3 37 (27.01%) CCNA
4 24 (17.52%) CCIE
5 23 (16.79%) Security Cleared
6 21 (15.33%) SC Cleared
7 10 (7.30%) CCSE
7 10 (7.30%) Degree
8 9 (6.57%) CCDP
9 8 (5.84%) CCSA
10 5 (3.65%) CCSP
11 4 (2.92%) CISSP
11 4 (2.92%) HND
11 4 (2.92%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.46%) CCDA
12 2 (1.46%) JNCIE
13 1 (0.73%) CCIP
13 1 (0.73%) Check Point Certification
13 1 (0.73%) HP APS
13 1 (0.73%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.49%) PCI DSS
2 9 (6.57%) SLA
3 6 (4.38%) HIPAA
4 4 (2.92%) QA
4 4 (2.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.65%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.92%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.46%) vSphere
5 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (2.92%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.19%) OpenView
4 2 (1.46%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.46%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.73%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.73%) vRealize
Vendors
1 133 (97.08%) Cisco
2 60 (43.80%) F5
3 45 (32.85%) Juniper
4 30 (21.90%) CheckPoint
5 26 (18.98%) Palo Alto
6 21 (15.33%) VMware
7 15 (10.95%) Blue Coat
8 14 (10.22%) Cyberoam
8 14 (10.22%) IronPort
8 14 (10.22%) SolarWinds
9 7 (5.11%) Fortinet
9 7 (5.11%) HP
9 7 (5.11%) Intel Security
9 7 (5.11%) Microsoft
9 7 (5.11%) Nokia
10 5 (3.65%) Forcepoint
11 4 (2.92%) NetApp
11 4 (2.92%) TippingPoint
11 4 (2.92%) Tufin
12 3 (2.19%) Red Hat
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