Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 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
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 156 178
Rank change year-on-year -30 +22 +25
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 19 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.37% 0.72% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 4.13% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 18
East of England median daily rate £319 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.17% +20.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £255 £327 £225
90th Percentile £453 £553 £558
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
East of England median hourly rate £32.50 - £40.76
10th Percentile £31.25 - £24.37
90th Percentile £33.75 - £56.26
England median hourly rate £32.50 £55.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -40.91% +29.41% +88.89%

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 937 848 947
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.47% 17.55% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 473 463
East of England median daily rate £370 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.07% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £155 £200 £213
90th Percentile £562 £525 £525
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 66 125
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.56% +20.00% +22.45%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.77 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.40 £43.88 £52.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -20.43% +14.63% +2.50%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in the East of England

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in the East of England

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in the East of England

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Nexus in the East of England

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 19 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
Essex - 7 £363 -
Bedfordshire -23 5 £425 -9.57%
Suffolk - 4 £266 -
Hertfordshire -22 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
4 9 (47.37%) Firewall
4 9 (47.37%) Wireless
5 8 (42.11%) OSPF
5 8 (42.11%) CCNP
5 8 (42.11%) BGP
5 8 (42.11%) LAN
5 8 (42.11%) WAN
6 7 (36.84%) CCNA
6 7 (36.84%) Network Design
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (31.58%) F5
7 6 (31.58%) VPN
8 5 (26.32%) VoIP
8 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
9 4 (21.05%) CCIE
9 4 (21.05%) VMware
9 4 (21.05%) HP
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
10 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
10 3 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
10 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
10 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
10 3 (15.79%) High Availability
10 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
10 3 (15.79%) Change Control
10 3 (15.79%) Network Management

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
1 9 (47.37%) Wireless
2 8 (42.11%) BGP
2 8 (42.11%) LAN
2 8 (42.11%) OSPF
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (31.58%) VPN
4 5 (26.32%) VoIP
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
5 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
5 3 (15.79%) SAN
5 3 (15.79%) WLAN
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (10.53%) MRTG
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Handset
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Solaris
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Network Design
2 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
2 3 (15.79%) Change Control
2 3 (15.79%) CMMI
2 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) High Availability
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Network Management
2 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
2 3 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) SIEM
4 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Service Design
4 1 (5.26%) Statistics
4 1 (5.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCNP
3 7 (36.84%) CCNA
4 4 (21.05%) CCIE
5 2 (10.53%) CCA
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (10.53%) MCSA
5 2 (10.53%) MCSE
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.53%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (10.53%) Sun Certification
5 2 (10.53%) VCAP
5 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.26%) CCENT
6 1 (5.26%) CCIE Security
6 1 (5.26%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) DFS Replication
3 1 (5.26%) NFS
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cacti
1 2 (10.53%) SmokePing
2 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) PowerCLI
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) F5
3 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 4 (21.05%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
5 3 (15.79%) McAfee
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) 3PAR
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) CommVault
6 2 (10.53%) Juniper
6 2 (10.53%) Meraki
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) Polycom
7 1 (5.26%) BT
7 1 (5.26%) Clearswift
7 1 (5.26%) Meru Networks
7 1 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (5.26%) Virgin Media