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 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 223 208 213
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 40 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.24% 1.78% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -41.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £450 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
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
1788 1746 1553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.01% 19.14% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 760 655
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 97 166
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+34.22% -25.50%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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
Berkshire +7 22 £325 - 3
Buckinghamshire +6 9 £375 -16.66% 1
Hampshire -2 5 £323 -11.03% 1
Surrey -6 3 £400 +18.51% 4
Oxfordshire - 1 £325 -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 81 (100.00%) Cisco
2 48 (59.26%) Firewall
3 46 (56.79%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (56.79%) Data Centre
4 40 (49.38%) Cisco ASA
5 38 (46.91%) CCNP
6 33 (40.74%) F5
7 32 (39.51%) BGP
8 30 (37.04%) VMware
9 25 (30.86%) OSPF
9 25 (30.86%) CheckPoint
10 24 (29.63%) Juniper
11 23 (28.40%) LAN
12 21 (25.93%) WAN
13 20 (24.69%) VPN
13 20 (24.69%) MPLS
14 18 (22.22%) CCNA
14 18 (22.22%) VLAN
15 17 (20.99%) VoIP
16 16 (19.75%) TCP/IP
16 16 (19.75%) Windows
16 16 (19.75%) Wireless
17 15 (18.52%) CCIE
18 12 (14.81%) EIGRP
18 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
18 12 (14.81%) iSCSI
18 12 (14.81%) Security Cleared
18 12 (14.81%) Network Security
18 12 (14.81%) Unified Communications
18 12 (14.81%) HSRP

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 4 (4.94%) IIS
2 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
1 2 (2.47%) PaaS
1 2 (2.47%) IaaS
1 2 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (59.26%) Firewall
2 40 (49.38%) Cisco ASA
3 32 (39.51%) BGP
4 25 (30.86%) OSPF
5 23 (28.40%) LAN
6 21 (25.93%) WAN
7 20 (24.69%) VPN
7 20 (24.69%) MPLS
8 18 (22.22%) VLAN
9 17 (20.99%) VoIP
10 16 (19.75%) TCP/IP
10 16 (19.75%) Wireless
11 12 (14.81%) EIGRP
11 12 (14.81%) Unified Communications
11 12 (14.81%) Network Security
11 12 (14.81%) iSCSI
11 12 (14.81%) HSRP
12 11 (13.58%) DNS
13 10 (12.35%) SAN
13 10 (12.35%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 11 (13.58%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Automotive
4 2 (2.47%) Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Billing
5 1 (1.23%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) Architect
3 11 (13.58%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (11.11%) IP Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Design Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Network Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Network Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.70%) FlexPod Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) XMPP
2 1 (1.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (56.79%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.88%) PKI
3 5 (6.17%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.70%) FlexPod
4 3 (3.70%) Blog
5 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.47%) Replication
5 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
6 1 (1.23%) Statistics
6 1 (1.23%) PMI
6 1 (1.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.75%) Windows
2 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (7.41%) Linux
4 5 (6.17%) UNIX
5 2 (2.47%) VMS
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.47%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.58%) Load Balancing
2 10 (12.35%) Network Design
3 9 (11.11%) ITIL
4 8 (9.88%) Migration
4 8 (9.88%) TOGAF
5 7 (8.64%) Validation
5 7 (8.64%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.94%) Project Management
8 4 (4.94%) Project Planning
8 4 (4.94%) Change Management
8 4 (4.94%) Network Management
8 4 (4.94%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (3.70%) Protective Monitoring
9 3 (3.70%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.47%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.47%) Capacity Management
10 2 (2.47%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.23%) C#
2 1 (1.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 46 (56.79%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (46.91%) CCNP
3 18 (22.22%) CCNA
4 15 (18.52%) CCIE
5 12 (14.81%) Security Cleared
6 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared
6 8 (9.88%) DV Cleared
6 8 (9.88%) CCDP
7 6 (7.41%) CCIP
8 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.47%) CCSE
9 2 (2.47%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.23%) NCDA
10 1 (1.23%) NCIE
10 1 (1.23%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.23%) MCITP
10 1 (1.23%) Degree
10 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.64%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (4.94%) Snort
4 3 (3.70%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.70%) vSphere
4 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.47%) XenServer
6 1 (1.23%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) EMC VPLEX
2 6 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (7.41%) FortiGate
3 5 (6.17%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.23%) Puppet
5 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.23%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.23%) WSUS
5 1 (1.23%) SCOM
5 1 (1.23%) Cacti
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (40.74%) F5
3 30 (37.04%) VMware
4 25 (30.86%) CheckPoint
5 24 (29.63%) Juniper
6 8 (9.88%) Citrix
6 8 (9.88%) Sourcefire
6 8 (9.88%) Brocade
7 7 (8.64%) HP
8 6 (7.41%) NetApp
9 5 (6.17%) Blue Coat
9 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
10 4 (4.94%) EMC
11 3 (3.70%) Huawei
11 3 (3.70%) IronPort
11 3 (3.70%) Kaspersky
12 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.47%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (2.47%) Nokia
12 2 (2.47%) Red Hat