Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 179 160
Rank change year-on-year +18 -19 +14
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 33 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% 0.53% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.84% 3.12% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 13
East of England median daily rate £375 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -19.44% +38.46%
10th Percentile £308 £257 £340
90th Percentile £445 £550 £538
England median daily rate £425 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £66.81 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +38.46% -40.91% +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 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 860 801 783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.89% 16.86% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 403 408
East of England median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £176 £151 £188
90th Percentile £550 £551 £544
England median daily rate £425 £410 £401
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.37% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 98 55
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £36.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.10% +5.00% +12.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.46 £13.95
90th Percentile £53.15 £49.40 £44.65
England median hourly rate £19.39 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +3.66% -16.89% +2.27%

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019. 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 +12 14 £325 -10.34% 1
Cambridgeshire +22 9 £425 -5.56%
Bedfordshire +20 8 £388 -8.82% 2
Suffolk -3 2 £300 +12.68%
Cisco Nexus
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (72.73%) Firewall
3 23 (69.70%) CCNP
4 22 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 22 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (54.55%) BGP
6 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
6 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
7 15 (45.45%) OSPF
7 15 (45.45%) LAN
8 14 (42.42%) VPN
8 14 (42.42%) Blue Coat
8 14 (42.42%) Cisco ISE
9 13 (39.39%) F5
9 13 (39.39%) Wireless
9 13 (39.39%) Juniper
10 12 (36.36%) DNS
10 12 (36.36%) ProxySG
10 12 (36.36%) 802.1X
11 11 (33.33%) FWSM
11 11 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (30.30%) TACACS
12 10 (30.30%) WPA2
13 8 (24.24%) Network Monitoring
14 7 (21.21%) CCNA
14 7 (21.21%) WAN
14 7 (21.21%) Network Security
14 7 (21.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 6 (18.18%) Cisco Firepower

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 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Akamai
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) Firewall
2 22 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (54.55%) BGP
4 15 (45.45%) LAN
4 15 (45.45%) OSPF
5 14 (42.42%) Cisco ISE
5 14 (42.42%) VPN
6 13 (39.39%) Wireless
7 12 (36.36%) DNS
8 11 (33.33%) FWSM
8 11 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (30.30%) TACACS
9 10 (30.30%) WPA2
10 7 (21.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (21.21%) Network Security
10 7 (21.21%) WAN
11 6 (18.18%) Cisco Firepower
12 5 (15.15%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (12.12%) VXLAN
14 3 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Security Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Blue Coat Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Architect
7 3 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Juniper Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Lead Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Cisco Security Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Network Designer
9 1 (3.03%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) 802.1X
2 2 (6.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.06%) EMC VNX
2 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Analytics
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Decision-Making
5 2 (6.06%) Network Management
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.06%) UML
6 1 (3.03%) Change Management
6 1 (3.03%) DNA
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (69.70%) CCNP
3 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
3 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
4 7 (21.21%) CCNA
5 5 (15.15%) CCIE
5 5 (15.15%) CCSE
6 4 (12.12%) CCSA
7 3 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) ProxySG
2 2 (6.06%) Squid
2 2 (6.06%) Varnish
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) FortiGate
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
1 2 (6.06%) vCenter Server
2 1 (3.03%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 14 (42.42%) Blue Coat
4 13 (39.39%) F5
4 13 (39.39%) Juniper
5 5 (15.15%) Palo Alto
6 4 (12.12%) Fortinet
7 3 (9.09%) Citrix
7 3 (9.09%) HP
8 2 (6.06%) Arista
8 2 (6.06%) EMC
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle
8 2 (6.06%) Riverbed
8 2 (6.06%) Unisys
8 2 (6.06%) VMware
9 1 (3.03%) Avaya
9 1 (3.03%) Microsoft