Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 16 August 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 94 129
Rank change year-on-year -41 +35 +38
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 40 64 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.07% 1.80% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.19% 7.57% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 45 42
Hampshire median daily rate £417 £450 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.28% +22.45% -8.13%
10th Percentile £314 £363 £310
90th Percentile £519 £488 £498
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £380
% change year-on-year -5.56% +18.42% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £53.33 £27.38 -
% change year-on-year +94.78% - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 770 845 914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.54% 23.78% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 506 599
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £250 £264 £285
90th Percentile £572 £505 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.13% +2.56% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 63 71
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -43.66% +12.70%
10th Percentile £12.62 £10.40 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.92 £43.75 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £22.88 £17.48 £25.00
% change year-on-year +30.86% -30.08% -

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Hampshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Hampshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in Hampshire

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Gosport - 5 £345 -
Portsmouth -5 3 £325 -31.58%
Southampton -25 3 £377 -16.22%
Fareham -6 2 £422 -11.16%
Fleet - 2 - - 1
Basingstoke +14 1 £390 -13.33% 2
Cisco Nexus
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 40 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (72.50%) Security Cleared
3 27 (67.50%) SC Cleared
3 27 (67.50%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (65.00%) Firewall
5 23 (57.50%) NetApp
6 20 (50.00%) VMware
6 20 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (45.00%) Cisco Firepower
8 17 (42.50%) Palo Alto
8 17 (42.50%) vSphere
8 17 (42.50%) Cisco ISE
9 16 (40.00%) Network Security
10 15 (37.50%) Infoblox
10 15 (37.50%) Windows
10 15 (37.50%) Windows Server
11 14 (35.00%) Sophos
12 12 (30.00%) CCNP
13 9 (22.50%) LAN
14 8 (20.00%) CCIE
14 8 (20.00%) F5
15 7 (17.50%) BGP
15 7 (17.50%) OSPF
15 7 (17.50%) CheckPoint
16 6 (15.00%) McAfee
16 6 (15.00%) DNS
16 6 (15.00%) SNMP
16 6 (15.00%) C
17 5 (12.50%) WAN
17 5 (12.50%) Juniper

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (2.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (2.50%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (67.50%) Cisco ASA
2 26 (65.00%) Firewall
3 18 (45.00%) Cisco Firepower
4 17 (42.50%) Cisco ISE
5 16 (40.00%) Network Security
6 9 (22.50%) LAN
7 7 (17.50%) BGP
7 7 (17.50%) OSPF
8 6 (15.00%) DNS
8 6 (15.00%) SNMP
9 5 (12.50%) BIG-IP
9 5 (12.50%) WAN
10 4 (10.00%) VPN
10 4 (10.00%) Wireless
11 3 (7.50%) FWSM
11 3 (7.50%) TACACS
11 3 (7.50%) VLAN
11 3 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (7.50%) WPA2
12 2 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Architect
3 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Security Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Support
6 2 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (7.50%) LDAP
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
3 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 5 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.50%) CESG
2 1 (2.50%) CMDB
2 1 (2.50%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
1 15 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.50%) CentOS
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (10.00%) Service Management
3 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (5.00%) Change Control
3 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (5.00%) ITIL
3 2 (5.00%) Network Management
3 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (2.50%) High Availability
4 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (2.50%) Network Design
4 1 (2.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (2.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) Security Cleared
2 27 (67.50%) SC Cleared
3 20 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (30.00%) CCNP
5 8 (20.00%) CCIE
6 2 (5.00%) CCSA
6 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.50%) CCIE Service Provider
7 1 (2.50%) CCNA
7 1 (2.50%) CCSP
7 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.50%) MCSE
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) vSphere
2 3 (7.50%) ProxySG
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) NDS
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) NetIQ Identity Manager
1 1 (2.50%) OpenView
1 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (57.50%) NetApp
3 20 (50.00%) VMware
4 17 (42.50%) Palo Alto
5 15 (37.50%) Infoblox
6 14 (35.00%) Sophos
7 8 (20.00%) F5
8 7 (17.50%) CheckPoint
9 6 (15.00%) McAfee
10 5 (12.50%) Juniper
10 5 (12.50%) Riverbed
11 3 (7.50%) Blue Coat
11 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
12 2 (5.00%) HP
12 2 (5.00%) Splunk
13 1 (2.50%) 3PAR
13 1 (2.50%) Aruba
13 1 (2.50%) Brocade
13 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
13 1 (2.50%) NetIQ