The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
UK / England
Rank 351 372 378
Rank change year-on-year +21 +6  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 238 256 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.58% 0.53% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 3.57% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 151 127
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -1.31% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £34.94 £43.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.74% +117.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.38 £43.00 £18.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.60 £21.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £43.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year -36.32% +117.72%  

Cisco Nexus is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6059 7164 7137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 14.69% 14.72% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3738 4319 3946
Median daily rate £401 £385 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.02% +4.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 305 400
Median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in England

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in England

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in England

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Nexus in England

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in England

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -5 87 £450 +18.42% 11
London -7 64 £450 +16.12% 14
South West +16 27 £338 -15.36% 1
West Midlands +29 17 £363 - 1
Yorkshire +3 13 £500 +33.33% 3
East of England +2 11 £450 +50.00% 3
East Midlands +4 10 £300 -7.69% 3
North West +17 6 £375 -22.07%
North East -7 1 £325 +23.80%
Cisco Nexus
UK

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 England region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 509 (98.83%) Cisco
2 271 (52.62%) Firewall
3 246 (47.77%) Cisco Certification
4 203 (39.42%) Data Centre
5 189 (36.70%) Cisco ASA
6 184 (35.73%) CCNP
7 168 (32.62%) CheckPoint
8 167 (32.43%) F5
9 141 (27.38%) BGP
10 138 (26.80%) WAN
11 133 (25.83%) Security Cleared
12 132 (25.63%) LAN
13 127 (24.66%) Juniper
14 123 (23.88%) VPN
15 122 (23.69%) Wireless
16 121 (23.50%) OSPF
17 119 (23.11%) MPLS
18 113 (21.94%) CCNA
19 109 (21.17%) SC Cleared
20 107 (20.78%) VMware
21 106 (20.58%) ITIL
22 85 (16.50%) Palo Alto
23 74 (14.37%) Load Balancing
24 73 (14.17%) Microsoft
25 72 (13.98%) Linux
25 72 (13.98%) TCP/IP
26 71 (13.79%) CCIE
27 68 (13.20%) Network Security
28 62 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
29 61 (11.84%) Network Design

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in 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 10 (1.94%) Confluence
2 6 (1.17%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.97%) SAS
3 5 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.97%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.78%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.39%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.78%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.19%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.14%) IaaS
3 9 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.36%) PaaS
4 7 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (0.78%) SaaS
6 3 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.39%) Office 365
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 271 (52.62%) Firewall
2 189 (36.70%) Cisco ASA
3 141 (27.38%) BGP
4 138 (26.80%) WAN
5 132 (25.63%) LAN
6 123 (23.88%) VPN
7 122 (23.69%) Wireless
8 121 (23.50%) OSPF
9 119 (23.11%) MPLS
10 72 (13.98%) TCP/IP
11 68 (13.20%) Network Security
12 61 (11.84%) DNS
13 58 (11.26%) IPsec
14 57 (11.07%) Cisco IOS
15 52 (10.10%) EIGRP
16 46 (8.93%) DHCP
16 46 (8.93%) SAN
17 45 (8.74%) SSL
18 43 (8.35%) Wi-Fi
19 41 (7.96%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 12 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.78%) Big Data
6 2 (0.39%) MySQL
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.39%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.19%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (3.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 13 (2.52%) Vagrant
3 11 (2.14%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.14%) Jenkins
3 11 (2.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (1.94%) JIRA
5 3 (0.58%) Subversion
6 1 (0.19%) Hudson
6 1 (0.19%) PEAR
General
1 52 (10.10%) Finance
2 29 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.27%) Banking
4 14 (2.72%) Law
5 7 (1.36%) Electronics
5 7 (1.36%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.17%) Marketing
6 6 (1.17%) Retail
7 4 (0.78%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.39%) Billing
8 2 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.39%) Games
8 2 (0.39%) German Language
8 2 (0.39%) Local Government
9 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.19%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) French Language
9 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 239 (46.41%) Network Engineer
2 113 (21.94%) Cisco Engineer
3 95 (18.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 64 (12.43%) Architect
5 41 (7.96%) Senior Network Engineer
6 38 (7.38%) Consultant
7 27 (5.24%) Network Architect
8 26 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 25 (4.85%) Analyst
9 25 (4.85%) Network Analyst
10 24 (4.66%) Network Consultant
11 21 (4.08%) Administrator
11 21 (4.08%) Support Engineer
12 20 (3.88%) Network Support
13 19 (3.69%) Security Engineer
14 18 (3.50%) Network Security Engineer
15 16 (3.11%) Data Centre Engineer
15 16 (3.11%) Network Support Engineer
16 15 (2.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 14 (2.72%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.66%) 802.1X
2 10 (1.94%) Software Packaging
3 7 (1.36%) Middleware
4 5 (0.97%) CSS
4 5 (0.97%) XMPP
5 4 (0.78%) Web Services
6 2 (0.39%) JSON
6 2 (0.39%) REST
6 2 (0.39%) SOAP
6 2 (0.39%) XML
6 2 (0.39%) XSLT
7 1 (0.19%) CGI
7 1 (0.19%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 203 (39.42%) Data Centre
2 24 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.47%) Management Information System
4 21 (4.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 13 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (2.33%) EMC VNX
6 12 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (2.14%) EMC VMAX
7 11 (2.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 10 (1.94%) Driving Licence
8 10 (1.94%) Fat Client
8 10 (1.94%) Thin Client
9 9 (1.75%) FlexPod
9 9 (1.75%) PKI
10 8 (1.55%) Clustering
11 7 (1.36%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.17%) CMDB
13 3 (0.58%) IPTV
13 3 (0.58%) RSA SecurID
13 3 (0.58%) STB
Operating Systems
1 72 (13.98%) Linux
2 61 (11.84%) Windows
3 45 (8.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (5.63%) Unix
5 23 (4.47%) CentOS
6 21 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (3.11%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.36%) Solaris
9 6 (1.17%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.78%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.58%) Android
11 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.39%) CatOS
13 1 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (20.58%) ITIL
2 74 (14.37%) Load Balancing
3 61 (11.84%) Network Design
4 59 (11.46%) Migration
5 57 (11.07%) Network Management
6 48 (9.32%) Service Management
7 45 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (6.21%) Change Management
8 32 (6.21%) Converged Infrastructure
9 31 (6.02%) Service Design
10 30 (5.83%) Scrum
11 29 (5.63%) Project Management
12 26 (5.05%) DevOps
12 26 (5.05%) High Availability
13 23 (4.47%) Configuration Management
14 21 (4.08%) Service Delivery
15 18 (3.50%) Coaching
15 18 (3.50%) Incident Management
15 18 (3.50%) Problem Management
16 16 (3.11%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 19 (3.69%) Python
2 11 (2.14%) SQL
3 10 (1.94%) PowerShell
4 9 (1.75%) Perl
5 6 (1.17%) C#
5 6 (1.17%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.58%) C
6 3 (0.58%) Java
7 2 (0.39%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.39%) Lisp
7 2 (0.39%) PHP
7 2 (0.39%) XPath
8 1 (0.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 246 (47.77%) Cisco Certification
2 184 (35.73%) CCNP
3 133 (25.83%) Security Cleared
4 113 (21.94%) CCNA
5 109 (21.17%) SC Cleared
6 71 (13.79%) CCIE
7 19 (3.69%) DV Cleared
8 18 (3.50%) JNCIA
8 18 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (3.30%) CCDP
9 17 (3.30%) Degree
10 12 (2.33%) CCSE
11 10 (1.94%) CCSP
11 10 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (1.75%) CCDA
12 9 (1.75%) MCSA
13 7 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.36%) JNCIP
14 6 (1.17%) CCSA
14 6 (1.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (3.88%) SLA
3 15 (2.91%) PCI DSS
4 14 (2.72%) GPG13
5 5 (0.97%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 62 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (6.99%) vCloud
3 29 (5.63%) Active Directory
4 26 (5.05%) vSphere
5 23 (4.47%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (2.91%) Hyper-V
7 12 (2.33%) ProxySG
7 12 (2.33%) XenApp
8 10 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (1.94%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 4 (0.78%) Firmware
9 4 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.58%) SRDF
11 2 (0.39%) BIND 9
11 2 (0.39%) NFS
11 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (7.57%) Cisco Prime
2 33 (6.41%) FortiGate
3 18 (3.50%) Nagios
3 18 (3.50%) Puppet
4 13 (2.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 12 (2.33%) ZABBIX
6 11 (2.14%) Forum Sentry
6 11 (2.14%) vRealize
7 10 (1.94%) AppDNA
8 8 (1.55%) Microsoft Clustering
9 7 (1.36%) OPNET
9 7 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (1.17%) PowerCLI
11 5 (0.97%) Ansible
11 5 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.78%) Cacti
12 4 (0.78%) EnCase
13 3 (0.58%) QRadar
13 3 (0.58%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 509 (98.83%) Cisco
2 168 (32.62%) CheckPoint
3 167 (32.43%) F5
4 127 (24.66%) Juniper
5 107 (20.78%) VMware
6 85 (16.50%) Palo Alto
7 73 (14.17%) Microsoft
8 59 (11.46%) SolarWinds
9 38 (7.38%) Citrix
10 35 (6.80%) Riverbed
11 34 (6.60%) HP
12 27 (5.24%) Blue Coat
13 24 (4.66%) Brocade
14 23 (4.47%) EMC
14 23 (4.47%) Red Hat
15 21 (4.08%) Aruba
15 21 (4.08%) Nokia
16 19 (3.69%) Arista
16 19 (3.69%) Oracle
17 18 (3.50%) Meraki
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