Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 172 176
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 -19
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 31 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.70% 0.50% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.45% 2.92% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 10
East of England median daily rate £363 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.69% +29.23% -13.33%
10th Percentile £286 £324 £256
90th Percentile £550 £546 £488
England median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £53.33 £55.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -3.04% +27.91% +117.72%

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 697 753 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.70% 17.16% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 421 378
East of England median daily rate £361 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.21% -9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £143 £163 £213
90th Percentile £550 £575 £550
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 74 62
East of England median hourly rate £18.07 £30.56 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.87% -18.52% +51.52%
10th Percentile £11.67 £10.54 £12.50
90th Percentile £46.50 £44.26 £56.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% -14.00% +16.28%

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 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +4 19 £363 -25.64% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 7 £450 +9.09%
Suffolk +5 2 £274 -
Essex -3 2 £361 +11.15%
Bedfordshire -14 1 £268 -35.54%
Cisco Nexus
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (64.52%) Firewall
3 18 (58.06%) VPN
4 15 (48.39%) LAN
4 15 (48.39%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (45.16%) OSPF
6 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (38.71%) F5
6 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
7 11 (35.48%) CCNP
8 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
8 10 (32.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 9 (29.03%) BGP
9 9 (29.03%) WAN
9 9 (29.03%) Wireless
10 8 (25.81%) CCNA
11 7 (22.58%) Juniper
12 6 (19.35%) MPLS
12 6 (19.35%) Meraki
12 6 (19.35%) NX-OS
12 6 (19.35%) Presales
12 6 (19.35%) VXLAN
12 6 (19.35%) Cisco Wireless
12 6 (19.35%) Cisco Firepower
12 6 (19.35%) VPLS
12 6 (19.35%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
13 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
13 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (16.13%) Mentoring

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 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) Firewall
2 18 (58.06%) VPN
3 15 (48.39%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (48.39%) LAN
4 14 (45.16%) OSPF
5 10 (32.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (29.03%) BGP
6 9 (29.03%) WAN
6 9 (29.03%) Wireless
7 6 (19.35%) Cisco Firepower
7 6 (19.35%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (19.35%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (19.35%) MPLS
7 6 (19.35%) NX-OS
7 6 (19.35%) VPLS
7 6 (19.35%) VXLAN
8 5 (16.13%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (16.13%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (12.90%) DNS
9 4 (12.90%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Network Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Network Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Network Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Presales Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco IPT Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Firewall Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Presales Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Presales
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
2 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (9.68%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Server Building
4 2 (6.45%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) Network Design
5 1 (3.23%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (3.23%) Statistics
5 1 (3.23%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (35.48%) CCNP
3 8 (25.81%) CCNA
4 5 (16.13%) CCDA
4 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) ProxySG
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) DFS Replication
3 2 (6.45%) VMware NSX
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) PowerCLI
1 2 (6.45%) vCenter Server
2 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (38.71%) F5
3 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
4 7 (22.58%) Juniper
5 6 (19.35%) Meraki
6 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.90%) VMware
8 2 (6.45%) Citrix
8 2 (6.45%) Clearswift
8 2 (6.45%) HP
8 2 (6.45%) Huawei
8 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
8 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.23%) McAfee
9 1 (3.23%) NetApp
9 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow