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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 90 108 128
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +20
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 56 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.47% 1.13% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 0 8
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 - £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £20.09
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +11.99%
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
535 266 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.87% 12.38% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 143 186
Average daily rate £338 £298 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.44% -17.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 37 60
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.90 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.05 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Devon - 36 £390 - 1
Bristol -17 6 £213 -
Wiltshire -7 5 £465 - 1
Gloucestershire -17 2 - - 1
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 62 (98.41%) Cisco
2 50 (79.37%) Firewall
3 41 (65.08%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (61.90%) LAN
5 38 (60.32%) SC Cleared
5 38 (60.32%) Security Cleared
6 37 (58.73%) WAN
7 35 (55.56%) CCNP
8 27 (42.86%) MPLS
9 25 (39.68%) OSPF
10 20 (31.75%) ITIL
11 17 (26.98%) Network Design
12 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
12 16 (25.40%) Juniper
13 15 (23.81%) Telecoms
14 14 (22.22%) Telnet
14 14 (22.22%) SNMP
14 14 (22.22%) CCIE
14 14 (22.22%) FTP
14 14 (22.22%) Network Management
15 13 (20.63%) Network Security
15 13 (20.63%) CISSP
15 13 (20.63%) BGP
16 11 (17.46%) High Availability
17 10 (15.87%) Fortinet
17 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
18 9 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
19 8 (12.70%) Requirements Analysis
19 8 (12.70%) Network Performance Management
19 8 (12.70%) Performance Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (79.37%) Firewall
2 39 (61.90%) LAN
3 37 (58.73%) WAN
4 27 (42.86%) MPLS
5 25 (39.68%) OSPF
6 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
7 14 (22.22%) SNMP
7 14 (22.22%) FTP
7 14 (22.22%) Telnet
8 13 (20.63%) BGP
8 13 (20.63%) Network Security
9 9 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (9.52%) Ethernet
11 5 (7.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (7.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 3 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (4.76%) ADSL
12 3 (4.76%) VPN
12 3 (4.76%) Gigabit Ethernet
13 2 (3.17%) NetScreen
General
1 15 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Network Engineer
1 20 (31.75%) Network Specialist
2 12 (19.05%) Network Support
3 9 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Network Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Security Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Network Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Data Network Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Network Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Network Design Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Network Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.76%) Social Media
1 3 (4.76%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) ITIL
2 17 (26.98%) Network Design
3 14 (22.22%) Network Management
4 11 (17.46%) High Availability
5 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.70%) Performance Management
6 8 (12.70%) Network Performance Management
6 8 (12.70%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Workflow
7 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.59%) Change Management
8 1 (1.59%) ERP
8 1 (1.59%) Project Management
8 1 (1.59%) Migration
8 1 (1.59%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.59%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 41 (65.08%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (60.32%) SC Cleared
2 38 (60.32%) Security Cleared
3 35 (55.56%) CCNP
4 14 (22.22%) CCIE
5 13 (20.63%) CISSP
6 6 (9.52%) CCNA
7 4 (6.35%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.17%) Firmware
2 2 (3.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 62 (98.41%) Cisco
2 16 (25.40%) Juniper
3 10 (15.87%) Fortinet
4 7 (11.11%) F5
4 7 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 4 (6.35%) VMware
6 3 (4.76%) NetApp
6 3 (4.76%) Brocade
6 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.17%) HP
7 2 (3.17%) McAfee
7 2 (3.17%) ProCurve
7 2 (3.17%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.59%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.59%) Websense
8 1 (1.59%) BT
8 1 (1.59%) Nortel
8 1 (1.59%) Avaya
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