Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for NX-OS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NX-OS over the 6 months to 23 May 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 NX-OS
England > East of England
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 191 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - +195
Contract jobs citing NX-OS 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.18% 0.047% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
East of England median daily rate £335 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.09% - -
England median daily rate £400 £445 £385
% change year-on-year -10.11% +15.58% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

NX-OS 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 712 722 710
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.16% 16.79% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 406 385
East of England median daily rate £375 £372 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% -3.94% +10.71%
10th Percentile £151 £163 £202
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 63 54
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £38.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -34.85% +56.63%
10th Percentile £12.03 £10.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.90 £57.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.90 £24.62
% change year-on-year +0.50% -19.15% +14.49%

NX-OS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing NX-OS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for NX-OS in the East of England

NX-OS
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 NX-OS in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for NX-OS in the East of England

NX-OS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NX-OS in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NX-OS in the East of England

NX-OS
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 NX-OS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 May 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 +2 5 £360 -34.55%
Essex - 3 £320 -
NX-OS
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NX-OS 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 NX-OS.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
2 5 (62.50%) ProxySG
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (62.50%) F5
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) IPsec
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (37.50%) Huawei
3 3 (37.50%) McAfee
3 3 (37.50%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) VRRP
3 3 (37.50%) Clearswift
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory

NX-OS
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 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (37.50%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (37.50%) HSRP
3 3 (37.50%) IPsec
3 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
3 3 (37.50%) Junos
3 3 (37.50%) Skype
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) VRRP
3 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Server Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Wintel Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Wintel Server Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) ProxySG
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) DFS Replication
2 3 (37.50%) NFS
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 5 (62.50%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) Clearswift
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Huawei
3 3 (37.50%) McAfee
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) VMware