Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 197 155
Rank change year-on-year +25 -42 +29
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 32 15 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.62% 0.30% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.55% 1.60% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 15
East of England median daily rate £375 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.64% -7.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £313 £255 £321
90th Percentile £451 £468 £560
England median daily rate £413 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -0.60% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £32.50 -
England median hourly rate £46.75 £31.25 £39.25
% change year-on-year +49.60% -20.38% -1.88%

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 902 939 825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.61% 18.51% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 460 457
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £196 £170 £200
90th Percentile £550 £573 £550
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 120 62
East of England median hourly rate £16.25 £25.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% -32.89% +20.16%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.71 £12.89
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.50 £44.68
England median hourly rate £19.69 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.31% -16.89% +12.50%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +6 10 £350 - 2
Bedfordshire +10 9 £369 -13.24% 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 £375 - 1
Suffolk -10 4 £375 +44.23%
Essex -10 4 £400 -
Cisco Nexus
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (84.38%) Firewall
3 22 (68.75%) CCNP
3 22 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (53.13%) CheckPoint
5 16 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (46.88%) BGP
7 13 (40.63%) OSPF
7 13 (40.63%) LAN
8 11 (34.38%) WAN
8 11 (34.38%) CCNA
8 11 (34.38%) Network Security
9 10 (31.25%) VPN
9 10 (31.25%) Data Centre
10 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
10 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
10 9 (28.13%) Cisco ISE
11 8 (25.00%) Network Management
11 8 (25.00%) CCSE
11 8 (25.00%) TACACS
12 7 (21.88%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (21.88%) CCSA
12 7 (21.88%) Juniper
12 7 (21.88%) Wireshark
13 6 (18.75%) Blue Coat
13 6 (18.75%) ProxySG
13 6 (18.75%) Check Point Certification
13 6 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
14 5 (15.63%) Driving Licence
14 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP

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 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (84.38%) Firewall
2 16 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (46.88%) BGP
4 13 (40.63%) LAN
4 13 (40.63%) OSPF
5 11 (34.38%) Network Security
5 11 (34.38%) WAN
6 10 (31.25%) VPN
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco ISE
8 8 (25.00%) TACACS
9 7 (21.88%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (21.88%) Wireshark
10 6 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
11 5 (15.63%) FWSM
11 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
11 5 (15.63%) tcpdump
11 5 (15.63%) Wireless
12 4 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (12.50%) DNS
12 4 (12.50%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Network Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Security Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Security Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support
6 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.25%) NHS
3 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Network Management
2 5 (15.63%) Network Design
3 3 (9.38%) Network Architecture
3 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 2 (6.25%) DNA
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Migration
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) Project Governance
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) Statistics
5 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Java
1 2 (6.25%) PHP
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) CCNP
1 22 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (34.38%) CCNA
3 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
3 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) CCSE
5 7 (21.88%) CCSA
6 6 (18.75%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (12.50%) CCDP
8 2 (6.25%) CCIE
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (3.13%) CCDA
9 1 (3.13%) CCIE Data Center
9 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) ProxySG
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) FortiGate
1 2 (6.25%) Stealthwatch
1 2 (6.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (53.13%) CheckPoint
3 7 (21.88%) Juniper
4 6 (18.75%) Blue Coat
5 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
6 4 (12.50%) F5
7 3 (9.38%) Fortinet
7 3 (9.38%) HP
7 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.25%) Citrix
8 2 (6.25%) VMware
9 1 (3.13%) Aruba
9 1 (3.13%) Avaya
9 1 (3.13%) BT