The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
England / West Midlands
Rank 104 130 104
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -26
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 18 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.076% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.31% 0.76% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 6
Median daily rate £363 - £431
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 - £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.20% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
339 262 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.08% 10.01% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 129 134
Median daily rate £363 £400 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +37.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £173 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 52
Median hourly rate £23.95 £18.00 £28.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.05% -35.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.02 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £25.80 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Birmingham +11 11 £363 - 4
Shropshire +28 3 £454 -
Warwickshire - 2 £550 - 1
Solihull - 1 £265 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (74.07%) Firewall
3 16 (59.26%) F5
4 15 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (55.56%) CCNP
5 14 (51.85%) CheckPoint
6 12 (44.44%) WAN
7 11 (40.74%) LAN
8 10 (37.04%) Wireless
8 10 (37.04%) Network Management
9 9 (33.33%) CCNA
9 9 (33.33%) BGP
10 8 (29.63%) Juniper
10 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
10 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
11 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (25.93%) MPLS
11 7 (25.93%) ITIL
12 6 (22.22%) OSPF
12 6 (22.22%) Network Design
13 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
13 5 (18.52%) Finance
13 5 (18.52%) Migration
13 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 5 (18.52%) Riverbed
14 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
14 4 (14.81%) Network Security
14 4 (14.81%) Multicast
14 4 (14.81%) Junos

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (3.70%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (44.44%) WAN
4 11 (40.74%) LAN
5 10 (37.04%) Wireless
6 9 (33.33%) BGP
7 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (25.93%) MPLS
8 6 (22.22%) OSPF
9 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (14.81%) DMVPN
10 4 (14.81%) ISDN
10 4 (14.81%) Junos
10 4 (14.81%) Multicast
10 4 (14.81%) Network Security
10 4 (14.81%) NX-OS
10 4 (14.81%) VPLS
11 3 (11.11%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Network Operations Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Operations Manager
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Network Management
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) Network Design
4 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
4 5 (18.52%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.70%) Change Control
7 1 (3.70%) Coaching
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (55.56%) CCNP
3 9 (33.33%) CCNA
4 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
4 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) CCIE
6 1 (3.70%) CCDA
6 1 (3.70%) CCDP
6 1 (3.70%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Forum Sentry
1 1 (3.70%) Nagios
1 1 (3.70%) OpenView
1 1 (3.70%) OPNET
1 1 (3.70%) Opsview
1 1 (3.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) F5
3 14 (51.85%) CheckPoint
4 8 (29.63%) Juniper
5 5 (18.52%) Riverbed
6 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
7 3 (11.11%) EqualLogic
7 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
8 2 (7.41%) BMC
8 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.41%) Nokia
8 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
8 2 (7.41%) VMware
9 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
9 1 (3.70%) Brocade
9 1 (3.70%) HP
9 1 (3.70%) Remedy
9 1 (3.70%) Splunk
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