Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 18 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 98 79
Rank change year-on-year +13 -19 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.45% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 1.41% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +37.50% +9.09%
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £388 £330
% change year-on-year -3.23% +17.42% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £60.00 - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 269 213 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.21% 13.90% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 135 110
Birmingham median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £154 £205 £179
90th Percentile £494 £533 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £381 £350
% change year-on-year -1.64% +8.93% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 14
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.79% -8.20% -15.28%
10th Percentile £9.98 £11.06 £10.73
90th Percentile £31.10 £24.50 £18.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.49 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.84% +21.43% -12.50%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
3 4 (57.14%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (42.86%) AppDynamics
4 3 (42.86%) SIEM
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) SCOM
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 3 (42.86%) Infoblox
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Akamai
4 3 (42.86%) Junos
4 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (42.86%) IPsec
4 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Akamai
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
3 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) IPsec
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
4 3 (42.86%) AppDynamics
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Infoblox
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) VMware