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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 115 142 144
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 30 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.99% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.68% 1.33% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 2
Median daily rate £375 £250 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
528 376 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.51% 11.90% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 229 210
Median daily rate £360 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 30 42
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £12.95 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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 1 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 1 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 - 11 £360 - 3
Dorset -1 9 £400 -
Devon +8 6 £365 +46.00%
Wiltshire -1 4 - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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 42 (97.67%) Cisco
2 35 (81.40%) Firewall
3 25 (58.14%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (55.81%) CheckPoint
5 22 (51.16%) LAN
6 21 (48.84%) Data Centre
7 19 (44.19%) WAN
8 18 (41.86%) MPLS
8 18 (41.86%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (37.21%) VPN
10 15 (34.88%) Juniper
11 13 (30.23%) Network Design
12 12 (27.91%) CCNP
13 11 (25.58%) ITIL
13 11 (25.58%) OSPF
13 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
13 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
13 11 (25.58%) SolarWinds
14 10 (23.26%) Cisco Prime
15 9 (20.93%) Network Security
16 8 (18.60%) Fortinet
16 8 (18.60%) Internet
16 8 (18.60%) BGP
16 8 (18.60%) Ethernet
16 8 (18.60%) Migration
17 7 (16.28%) Wireless
17 7 (16.28%) IP Telephony
17 7 (16.28%) IBM
17 7 (16.28%) HP
17 7 (16.28%) CA

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:

Communications & Networking
1 35 (81.40%) Firewall
2 22 (51.16%) LAN
3 19 (44.19%) WAN
4 18 (41.86%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (41.86%) MPLS
5 16 (37.21%) VPN
6 11 (25.58%) OSPF
7 9 (20.93%) Network Security
8 8 (18.60%) BGP
8 8 (18.60%) Ethernet
8 8 (18.60%) Internet
9 7 (16.28%) Cisco IPT
9 7 (16.28%) FWSM
9 7 (16.28%) IP Telephony
9 7 (16.28%) Unified Communications
9 7 (16.28%) Wireless
10 5 (11.63%) FabricPath
10 5 (11.63%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (11.63%) VPLS
10 5 (11.63%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Network Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Juniper Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Network Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Network Technician
5 4 (9.30%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Network Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Network Support
7 2 (4.65%) Network Support Technician
7 2 (4.65%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) PKI
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Network Design
2 11 (25.58%) ITIL
3 8 (18.60%) Migration
4 7 (16.28%) Network Management
5 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) Validation
6 4 (9.30%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (9.30%) Network Optimisation
6 4 (9.30%) Security Hardening
7 3 (6.98%) High Availability
8 2 (4.65%) Change Management
8 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (27.91%) CCNP
3 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
3 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
4 5 (11.63%) CCNA
5 3 (6.98%) Degree
5 3 (6.98%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (9.30%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 42 (97.67%) Cisco
2 24 (55.81%) CheckPoint
3 15 (34.88%) Juniper
4 11 (25.58%) SolarWinds
5 8 (18.60%) Fortinet
6 7 (16.28%) CA
6 7 (16.28%) HP
6 7 (16.28%) IBM
6 7 (16.28%) IronPort
6 7 (16.28%) Nokia
6 7 (16.28%) Palo Alto
7 5 (11.63%) SonicWALL
7 5 (11.63%) WatchGuard
8 2 (4.65%) F5