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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
England / South West
Rank 108 129 136
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 26 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.00% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.76% 2.30% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 7
Median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £336 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £43.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +138.88%

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
335 392 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.93% 13.56% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 246 215
Median daily rate £370 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £205 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 42
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £17.50 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.45 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +17 14 £373 -0.66% 1
Dorset - 6 £438 -
Wiltshire +6 4 £381 +17.30%
Somerset - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (51.22%) WAN
3 20 (48.78%) Firewall
3 20 (48.78%) Data Centre
4 18 (43.90%) LAN
5 17 (41.46%) CheckPoint
6 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (31.71%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (31.71%) F5
8 12 (29.27%) Network Security
8 12 (29.27%) SC Cleared
8 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
8 12 (29.27%) CCNP
9 10 (24.39%) CCNA
9 10 (24.39%) Juniper
10 9 (21.95%) OSPF
10 9 (21.95%) BGP
10 9 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (21.95%) Palo Alto
11 8 (19.51%) VPN
11 8 (19.51%) Wireless
12 7 (17.07%) ITIL
13 6 (14.63%) SLA
13 6 (14.63%) Cisco Prime
13 6 (14.63%) SolarWinds
13 6 (14.63%) Network Management
13 6 (14.63%) Unified Communications
14 5 (12.20%) FWSM
14 5 (12.20%) High Availability
14 5 (12.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

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 2 (4.88%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (51.22%) WAN
2 20 (48.78%) Firewall
3 18 (43.90%) LAN
4 13 (31.71%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (29.27%) Network Security
6 9 (21.95%) BGP
6 9 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (21.95%) OSPF
7 8 (19.51%) VPN
7 8 (19.51%) Wireless
8 6 (14.63%) Unified Communications
9 5 (12.20%) FWSM
9 5 (12.20%) MPLS
9 5 (12.20%) SSL
10 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
11 2 (4.88%) Internet
11 2 (4.88%) NetScreen
11 2 (4.88%) VLAN
11 2 (4.88%) VoIP
11 2 (4.88%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Network Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Network Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Data Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Service Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Network Management
3 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
3 5 (12.20%) High Availability
4 4 (9.76%) Demand Management
4 4 (9.76%) Migration
4 4 (9.76%) Network Design
4 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.44%) Logistics
6 1 (2.44%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (29.27%) CCNP
2 12 (29.27%) SC Cleared
2 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
3 10 (24.39%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
2 1 (2.44%) Opsview
2 1 (2.44%) QRadar
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (41.46%) CheckPoint
3 13 (31.71%) F5
4 10 (24.39%) Juniper
5 9 (21.95%) Palo Alto
6 6 (14.63%) SolarWinds
7 5 (12.20%) Nokia
8 3 (7.32%) IBM
9 2 (4.88%) Fortinet
9 2 (4.88%) HP
9 2 (4.88%) Nortel
9 2 (4.88%) SonicWALL
9 2 (4.88%) WatchGuard
10 1 (2.44%) ArcSight
10 1 (2.44%) Brocade
10 1 (2.44%) CA
10 1 (2.44%) Dell
10 1 (2.44%) IronPort
10 1 (2.44%) Splunk