Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 November 2017 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 98 146
Rank change year-on-year -43 +48 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 23 71 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.56% 1.65% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.01% 7.17% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 53 19
Berkshire median daily rate £344 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.61% - +28.57%
10th Percentile £269 £351 £281
90th Percentile £438 £525 £522
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £410
% change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £55.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +100.00% +27.91%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 765 990 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.58% 23.03% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 492 522
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £241 £250 £213
90th Percentile £600 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 55 55
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -48.57% +100.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £13.50
90th Percentile £42.38 £55.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +26.83%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Berkshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Berkshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in Berkshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Berkshire

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Bracknell +15 14 £425 - 1
Reading -1 4 £273 -38.24%
Newbury - 2 £350 -
Slough -4 1 £338 -6.25%
Cisco Nexus
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (82.61%) Firewall
3 14 (60.87%) Citrix
3 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (43.48%) Network Design
5 10 (43.48%) Juniper
6 8 (34.78%) Programme Management
6 8 (34.78%) DAB
6 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
6 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
6 8 (34.78%) NX-OS
7 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
7 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
7 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) Palo Alto
8 5 (21.74%) NetScaler
8 5 (21.74%) F5
8 5 (21.74%) VPN
8 5 (21.74%) CCNP
9 4 (17.39%) DNS
9 4 (17.39%) DHCP
9 4 (17.39%) VMware
9 4 (17.39%) Change Management
9 4 (17.39%) IPsec
10 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
10 3 (13.04%) CA
10 3 (13.04%) BGP
10 3 (13.04%) CCIE

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (34.78%) DAB
3 8 (34.78%) NX-OS
4 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
5 5 (21.74%) NetScaler
5 5 (21.74%) VPN
6 4 (17.39%) DHCP
6 4 (17.39%) DNS
6 4 (17.39%) IPsec
7 3 (13.04%) BGP
8 2 (8.70%) HTTP
8 2 (8.70%) Internet
8 2 (8.70%) LAN
8 2 (8.70%) MPLS
8 2 (8.70%) Network Security
8 2 (8.70%) OSPF
8 2 (8.70%) SAN
8 2 (8.70%) WAN
8 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
1 8 (34.78%) Domain Architect
1 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IP Design Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IP Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IP Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (4.35%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Network Design
2 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
2 8 (34.78%) Programme Management
3 4 (17.39%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Adaptive Security
6 1 (4.35%) API Integration
6 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Compliance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Contact Management
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) Line Management
6 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) CCNP
4 3 (13.04%) CCIE
5 2 (8.70%) CCNA
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) CCDA
6 1 (4.35%) CCIP
6 1 (4.35%) CCSA
6 1 (4.35%) CCSE
6 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) XenServer
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) VMware NSX
3 1 (4.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Firmware
3 1 (4.35%) vCloud
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) CA Spectrum
1 3 (13.04%) Stealthwatch
2 2 (8.70%) Cacti
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 2 (8.70%) vRealize
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (4.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
2 14 (60.87%) Citrix
3 10 (43.48%) Juniper
4 5 (21.74%) F5
4 5 (21.74%) Palo Alto
5 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 3 (13.04%) CA
6 3 (13.04%) Lancope
7 2 (8.70%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (8.70%) HP
8 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.35%) EMC
8 1 (4.35%) Ensim
8 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.35%) Radware
8 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.35%) Zerto