The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 118 130 139
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 29 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.95% 0.38% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.27% 3.02% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 3
Median daily rate £375 £250 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £320 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
- -0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
550 397 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.03% 12.41% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 231 249
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 29 38
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +142.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.70 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.19 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the South West region.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the South West region.

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Bristol - 10 £358 -
Dorset +4 8 £400 -
Devon +11 6 £365 +46.00%
Wiltshire -3 5 £425 +21.42%
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 West region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 45 (97.83%) Cisco
2 37 (80.43%) Firewall
3 25 (54.35%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (54.35%) CheckPoint
4 24 (52.17%) LAN
4 24 (52.17%) Data Centre
5 22 (47.83%) WAN
6 19 (41.30%) MPLS
7 18 (39.13%) VPN
7 18 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (36.96%) Juniper
9 13 (28.26%) OSPF
9 13 (28.26%) ITIL
9 13 (28.26%) Network Design
10 12 (26.09%) CCNP
10 12 (26.09%) Cisco Prime
10 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
10 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
11 11 (23.91%) SolarWinds
12 10 (21.74%) BGP
13 9 (19.57%) Wireless
13 9 (19.57%) Network Management
13 9 (19.57%) Network Security
13 9 (19.57%) Palo Alto
14 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
14 8 (17.39%) Migration
14 8 (17.39%) Internet
14 8 (17.39%) IBM
14 8 (17.39%) Ethernet
15 7 (15.22%) HP

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 37 (80.43%) Firewall
2 24 (52.17%) LAN
3 22 (47.83%) WAN
4 19 (41.30%) MPLS
5 18 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (39.13%) VPN
6 13 (28.26%) OSPF
7 10 (21.74%) BGP
8 9 (19.57%) Network Security
8 9 (19.57%) Wireless
9 8 (17.39%) Ethernet
9 8 (17.39%) Internet
10 7 (15.22%) Cisco IPT
10 7 (15.22%) FWSM
10 7 (15.22%) IP Telephony
10 7 (15.22%) Unified Communications
11 6 (13.04%) SSL
12 5 (10.87%) Spanning Tree
12 5 (10.87%) VXLAN
12 5 (10.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
1 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Network Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Juniper Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Network Technician
5 4 (8.70%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Network Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Network Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) PKI
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
1 13 (28.26%) Network Design
2 9 (19.57%) Network Management
3 8 (17.39%) Migration
4 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.87%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) Validation
5 4 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (8.70%) Network Optimisation
5 4 (8.70%) Security Hardening
6 3 (6.52%) High Availability
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
7 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.17%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (26.09%) CCNP
2 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
2 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) CCNA
4 3 (6.52%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.17%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (8.70%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 45 (97.83%) Cisco
2 25 (54.35%) CheckPoint
3 17 (36.96%) Juniper
4 11 (23.91%) SolarWinds
5 9 (19.57%) Palo Alto
6 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
6 8 (17.39%) IBM
7 7 (15.22%) CA
7 7 (15.22%) HP
7 7 (15.22%) IronPort
7 7 (15.22%) Nokia
8 5 (10.87%) SonicWALL
8 5 (10.87%) WatchGuard
9 2 (4.35%) F5
10 1 (2.17%) Nortel