The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
UK
Rank 346 373 395
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +22
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 272 278 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.53% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.05% 3.67% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 174 141
Median daily rate £380 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £372 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £48.75 £43.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.37% +138.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.19 £43.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.20% +138.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6711 7583 7851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.99% 14.58% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4187 4469 4290
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 324 451
Median hourly rate £23.95 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the UK.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the UK.

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 February 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
England +39 256 £385 +0.98% 47
South East +8 80 £425 +8.97% 5
London -3 80 £450 +12.50% 18
South West +21 29 £370 -1.33% 4
Berkshire -3 26 £450 +8.10%
Hampshire -2 23 £450 +27.84% 2
Yorkshire +19 18 £400 +18.51% 3
West Yorkshire +21 16 £400 +6.66% 2
West Midlands +18 16 £363 - 7
Bristol +7 16 £370 -1.33%
East Midlands +16 14 £300 -6.25% 2
Birmingham +13 11 £363 - 4
Buckinghamshire +7 10 £425 -22.72% 2
Milton Keynes +4 10 £425 -22.72%
Surrey -2 10 £380 -30.90% 1
Wales - 9 £294 - 1
Leeds +7 8 £400 +5.26% 2
East of England +2 8 £438 +40.00% 6
Northamptonshire - 8 £300 -
South Wales - 8 £288 - 1
North West +20 7 £338 -11.76% 1
Reading +3 7 £350 -22.22%
Middlesex - 5 £335 -
Wiltshire +8 4 £381 +17.30% 2
Maidenhead -2 4 £500 -
Kettering - 4 £300 -
Croydon - 4 £438 -
Fareham - 4 £413 - 1
Portsmouth - 4 £388 -
Cheshire +37 3 £338 -28.94%

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 536 (98.89%) Cisco
2 301 (55.54%) Cisco Certification
2 301 (55.54%) Firewall
3 238 (43.91%) CCNP
4 211 (38.93%) Data Centre
5 205 (37.82%) Cisco ASA
6 181 (33.39%) CheckPoint
7 174 (32.10%) F5
8 164 (30.26%) LAN
9 160 (29.52%) WAN
10 156 (28.78%) BGP
11 143 (26.38%) CCNA
12 137 (25.28%) Wireless
13 135 (24.91%) Juniper
13 135 (24.91%) MPLS
14 130 (23.99%) OSPF
15 129 (23.80%) Security Cleared
16 128 (23.62%) VPN
17 114 (21.03%) SC Cleared
18 103 (19.00%) VMware
19 101 (18.63%) ITIL
20 87 (16.05%) CCIE
21 84 (15.50%) Network Security
21 84 (15.50%) Palo Alto
22 83 (15.31%) Load Balancing
23 75 (13.84%) TCP/IP
24 70 (12.92%) DNS
25 69 (12.73%) Microsoft
26 68 (12.55%) Linux
26 68 (12.55%) SolarWinds

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (1.48%) Confluence
2 7 (1.29%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.92%) SAS
3 5 (0.92%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.92%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.74%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.37%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.18%) IIS
6 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.32%) MS Office
3 7 (1.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.74%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (0.92%) IaaS
5 3 (0.55%) SaaS
6 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.37%) Office 365
6 2 (0.37%) PaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 301 (55.54%) Firewall
2 205 (37.82%) Cisco ASA
3 164 (30.26%) LAN
4 160 (29.52%) WAN
5 156 (28.78%) BGP
6 137 (25.28%) Wireless
7 135 (24.91%) MPLS
8 130 (23.99%) OSPF
9 128 (23.62%) VPN
10 84 (15.50%) Network Security
11 75 (13.84%) TCP/IP
12 70 (12.92%) DNS
13 65 (11.99%) IPsec
14 59 (10.89%) Cisco IOS
15 57 (10.52%) DHCP
16 56 (10.33%) EIGRP
17 53 (9.78%) SAN
18 51 (9.41%) SSL
19 50 (9.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 45 (8.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (1.85%) Oracle Database
3 10 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.74%) Big Data
5 4 (0.74%) MySQL
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (3.32%) Sonatype Nexus
2 11 (2.03%) Vagrant
3 10 (1.85%) JIRA
3 10 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (1.66%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.66%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.74%) Subversion
6 1 (0.18%) Hudson
6 1 (0.18%) PEAR
General
1 50 (9.23%) Finance
2 33 (6.09%) Telecoms
3 26 (4.80%) Banking
4 14 (2.58%) Law
5 8 (1.48%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.29%) Retail
7 5 (0.92%) Billing
8 4 (0.74%) Electronics
8 4 (0.74%) Legal
8 4 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.55%) Marketing
10 2 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.37%) Games
10 2 (0.37%) German Language
10 2 (0.37%) Local Government
11 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.18%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 276 (50.92%) Network Engineer
2 125 (23.06%) Cisco Engineer
3 109 (20.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 49 (9.04%) Architect
5 46 (8.49%) Senior Network Engineer
6 32 (5.90%) Analyst
6 32 (5.90%) Consultant
6 32 (5.90%) Network Analyst
7 28 (5.17%) Network Architect
8 27 (4.98%) Security Engineer
8 27 (4.98%) Support Engineer
9 26 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 25 (4.61%) Network Security Engineer
10 25 (4.61%) Network Support
11 22 (4.06%) Network Consultant
12 20 (3.69%) Administrator
13 19 (3.51%) Network Support Engineer
13 19 (3.51%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
14 17 (3.14%) Senior Analyst
14 17 (3.14%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.35%) 802.1X
2 12 (2.21%) Middleware
3 8 (1.48%) Software Packaging
4 5 (0.92%) CSS
4 5 (0.92%) XMPP
5 3 (0.55%) Web Services
6 2 (0.37%) JSON
6 2 (0.37%) REST
6 2 (0.37%) RFC 2544
6 2 (0.37%) SOAP
6 2 (0.37%) XML
6 2 (0.37%) XSLT
7 1 (0.18%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 211 (38.93%) Data Centre
2 27 (4.98%) Management Information System
3 19 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 15 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.58%) Driving Licence
6 11 (2.03%) EMC VMAX
6 11 (2.03%) EMC VNX
6 11 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (2.03%) PKI
6 11 (2.03%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (1.85%) FlexPod
8 9 (1.66%) Clustering
9 8 (1.48%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 7 (1.29%) IPTV
10 7 (1.29%) Over-the-Top Content
10 7 (1.29%) STB
10 7 (1.29%) Video on Demand
11 6 (1.11%) CMDB
11 6 (1.11%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.74%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 68 (12.55%) Linux
2 67 (12.36%) Windows
3 42 (7.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (5.72%) Unix
5 25 (4.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (4.24%) CentOS
7 15 (2.77%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.11%) Solaris
8 6 (1.11%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.74%) Android
9 4 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.37%) CatOS
10 2 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (18.63%) ITIL
2 83 (15.31%) Load Balancing
3 66 (12.18%) Network Design
4 62 (11.44%) Network Management
5 57 (10.52%) Migration
6 33 (6.09%) Change Management
7 32 (5.90%) Service Management
8 30 (5.54%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (5.35%) Project Management
10 26 (4.80%) Network Monitoring
11 24 (4.43%) Configuration Management
12 23 (4.24%) Incident Management
13 22 (4.06%) Customer Requirements
14 20 (3.69%) Network Architecture
14 20 (3.69%) Problem Management
15 19 (3.51%) Converged Infrastructure
15 19 (3.51%) ITIL V3
16 18 (3.32%) Service Delivery
16 18 (3.32%) Service Design
17 16 (2.95%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (3.51%) Python
2 11 (2.03%) PowerShell
3 10 (1.85%) SQL
4 7 (1.29%) Perl
5 6 (1.11%) C#
5 6 (1.11%) Shell Script
6 5 (0.92%) Lisp
7 4 (0.74%) C
7 4 (0.74%) Java
7 4 (0.74%) PHP
8 3 (0.55%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.37%) XPath
10 1 (0.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 301 (55.54%) Cisco Certification
2 238 (43.91%) CCNP
3 143 (26.38%) CCNA
4 129 (23.80%) Security Cleared
5 114 (21.03%) SC Cleared
6 87 (16.05%) CCIE
7 20 (3.69%) CCDP
7 20 (3.69%) JNCIA
8 18 (3.32%) Degree
9 17 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (2.40%) CCSE
11 11 (2.03%) CCIP
11 11 (2.03%) DV Cleared
12 10 (1.85%) CCDA
12 10 (1.85%) CCSP
13 9 (1.66%) MCSA
13 9 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.29%) JNCIP
15 6 (1.11%) MCP
16 5 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.43%) PCI DSS
1 24 (4.43%) SLA
2 10 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.92%) Government Security Classifications
4 4 (0.74%) GPG13
5 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 58 (10.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (6.09%) vCloud
3 31 (5.72%) Active Directory
4 24 (4.43%) vSphere
5 20 (3.69%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (2.77%) Hyper-V
7 13 (2.40%) ProxySG
8 7 (1.29%) Firmware
9 6 (1.11%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.74%) BIND 9
10 4 (0.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (0.55%) SRDF
11 3 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.37%) XenApp
13 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.18%) Docker
13 1 (0.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 44 (8.12%) Cisco Prime
2 31 (5.72%) FortiGate
3 21 (3.87%) Nagios
4 15 (2.77%) Puppet
5 13 (2.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 11 (2.03%) vRealize
7 9 (1.66%) Forum Sentry
7 9 (1.66%) ZABBIX
8 8 (1.48%) Microsoft Clustering
9 7 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
9 7 (1.29%) OPNET
10 6 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (1.11%) PowerCLI
11 5 (0.92%) Ansible
11 5 (0.92%) CA Spectrum
11 5 (0.92%) Cacti
11 5 (0.92%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
12 4 (0.74%) OpenView
12 4 (0.74%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 536 (98.89%) Cisco
2 181 (33.39%) CheckPoint
3 174 (32.10%) F5
4 135 (24.91%) Juniper
5 103 (19.00%) VMware
6 84 (15.50%) Palo Alto
7 69 (12.73%) Microsoft
8 68 (12.55%) SolarWinds
9 39 (7.20%) Riverbed
10 36 (6.64%) HP
11 32 (5.90%) Blue Coat
12 24 (4.43%) Aruba
12 24 (4.43%) Citrix
13 23 (4.24%) Red Hat
14 22 (4.06%) Brocade
15 21 (3.87%) EMC
15 21 (3.87%) Nokia
16 17 (3.14%) Oracle
17 16 (2.95%) Extreme Networks
17 16 (2.95%) Fortinet
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