Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Cisco Nexus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Nexus
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 55 39
Rank change year-on-year +10 -16 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 6 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.26% 0.64% 2.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.74% 4.30% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -19.05% +25.37%
10th Percentile £359 £290 £330
90th Percentile £458 £478 £538
East of England median daily rate £388 £363 £450
% change year-on-year +6.90% -19.44% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £66.81 - -

Cisco Nexus is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 89 93 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.74% 14.90% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 66 51
Bedfordshire median daily rate £375 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.49% -8.67% -10.18%
10th Percentile £140 £125 £163
90th Percentile £488 £500 £600
East of England median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +7.59% +3.57% -6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £13.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.37% -44.90% -2.97%
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £28.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year -38.39% -18.25% +9.60%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Bedfordshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Bedfordshire

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +6 4 £400 +7.74% 2
Bedford - 2 £363 -
Cisco Nexus
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) CCSA
5 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) CCSE
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
6 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) WPA2
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) VLAN
6 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (16.67%) Wireshark

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (16.67%) FWSM
5 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 1 (16.67%) WPA2
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) CCSA
4 2 (33.33%) CCSE
5 1 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft