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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 106 105 114
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 36 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 0.72% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.11% 5.01% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 3
Median daily rate £375 £320 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £492 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
395 339 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.23% 14.36% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 189 147
Median daily rate £358 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 35
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.21 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 26 June 2016.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend 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 26 June 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
Birmingham -1 8 £400 - 2
Shropshire -33 8 £388 +25.00% 1
Worcestershire -3 7 £378 -21.14%
Staffordshire - 3 £325 -
Coventry - 2 £208 - 2
Solihull - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £375 -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (84.21%) Firewall
3 24 (63.16%) OSPF
3 24 (63.16%) BGP
4 21 (55.26%) Juniper
5 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 18 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (47.37%) SolarWinds
7 16 (42.11%) F5
7 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
8 15 (39.47%) ITIL
9 14 (36.84%) CCNP
9 14 (36.84%) SC Cleared
10 13 (34.21%) BIG-IP
10 13 (34.21%) Nokia
11 12 (31.58%) Fortinet
11 12 (31.58%) Load Balancing
11 12 (31.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 11 (28.95%) Network Management
12 11 (28.95%) CCNA
12 11 (28.95%) CSS
12 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
13 10 (26.32%) WAN
13 10 (26.32%) OPNET
13 10 (26.32%) BMC
13 10 (26.32%) Riverbed
14 9 (23.68%) Network Architecture
14 9 (23.68%) ITIL V3
14 9 (23.68%) Network Monitoring

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 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 32 (84.21%) Firewall
2 24 (63.16%) BGP
2 24 (63.16%) OSPF
3 18 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (34.21%) BIG-IP
5 12 (31.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (26.32%) WAN
7 9 (23.68%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (23.68%) LAN
8 8 (21.05%) VoIP
8 8 (21.05%) VPN
9 7 (18.42%) VLAN
9 7 (18.42%) Wireless
10 6 (15.79%) EIGRP
11 5 (13.16%) Network Security
12 4 (10.53%) HSRP
12 4 (10.53%) MPLS
12 4 (10.53%) NX-OS
13 3 (7.89%) H.323
13 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Network Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Network Specialist
4 6 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Monitoring Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Monitoring Specialist
5 5 (13.16%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Network Monitoring Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) CSS
2 3 (7.89%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 9 (23.68%) User Experience
3 6 (15.79%) Visualisation
4 3 (7.89%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) CentOS
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) ITIL
2 12 (31.58%) Load Balancing
3 11 (28.95%) Network Management
4 9 (23.68%) ITIL V3
4 9 (23.68%) Network Architecture
4 9 (23.68%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (13.16%) Change Management
6 5 (13.16%) Network Design
7 4 (10.53%) System Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.26%) Matrix Management
9 2 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (5.26%) Service Management
10 1 (2.63%) Change Control
10 1 (2.63%) Coaching
10 1 (2.63%) Project Management
10 1 (2.63%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.26%) Python
1 2 (5.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
3 14 (36.84%) CCNP
3 14 (36.84%) SC Cleared
4 11 (28.95%) CCNA
5 4 (10.53%) JNCIP
6 3 (7.89%) CCDP
7 2 (5.26%) CCIE
8 1 (2.63%) CCDA
8 1 (2.63%) CCVP
8 1 (2.63%) Degree
8 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) vCloud
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) OPNET
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (10.53%) Nagios
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (55.26%) Juniper
3 19 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 18 (47.37%) SolarWinds
5 16 (42.11%) F5
6 13 (34.21%) Nokia
7 12 (31.58%) Fortinet
8 10 (26.32%) BMC
8 10 (26.32%) Riverbed
9 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
10 3 (7.89%) Citrix
10 3 (7.89%) EMC
10 3 (7.89%) Trustwave
10 3 (7.89%) VMware
11 2 (5.26%) Aruba
11 2 (5.26%) Avaya
11 2 (5.26%) BT
11 2 (5.26%) Fujitsu
11 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
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