Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 14 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 86 75
Rank change year-on-year +4 -11 +19
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 15 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.96% 0.47% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.07% 2.14% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 11
Hertfordshire median daily rate £388 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.55% +22.22% +9.09%
10th Percentile £309 £550 £338
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £400 £425 £438
% change year-on-year -5.88% -2.86% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £32.50 -
East of England median hourly rate - £32.50 -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 247 280 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.83% 21.72% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 141 155
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.23% +7.10%
10th Percentile £163 £130 £232
90th Percentile £513 £575 £525
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 10
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -9.59% -12.83%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.00 £13.23
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.15 £44.04
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -10.53% -49.33% +27.29%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Hertfordshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Hertfordshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in Hertfordshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Hertfordshire

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 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
Stevenage -8 5 £350 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -10 3 £550 -
Hatfield - 1 £438 - 1
Watford - 1 - -
Royston - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
3 10 (66.67%) CCNP
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (53.33%) Juniper
4 8 (53.33%) CheckPoint
4 8 (53.33%) OSPF
4 8 (53.33%) VPN
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco ISE
4 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (46.67%) LAN
5 7 (46.67%) Blue Coat
5 7 (46.67%) ProxySG
6 6 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (40.00%) Wireless
6 6 (40.00%) BGP
7 5 (33.33%) F5
7 5 (33.33%) FWSM
8 4 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (26.67%) WPA2
8 4 (26.67%) TACACS
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) CCNA
8 4 (26.67%) 802.1X
9 3 (20.00%) Retail
9 3 (20.00%) Finance
9 3 (20.00%) WAN
10 2 (13.33%) VMware

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco ISE
3 8 (53.33%) OSPF
3 8 (53.33%) VPN
4 7 (46.67%) LAN
5 6 (40.00%) BGP
5 6 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (40.00%) Wireless
6 5 (33.33%) FWSM
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (26.67%) TACACS
7 4 (26.67%) WPA2
8 3 (20.00%) WAN
9 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (13.33%) Network Security
9 2 (13.33%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (13.33%) VLAN
9 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Operations
2 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Network Design
2 1 (6.67%) Network Management
2 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCNP
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE Data Center
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) ProxySG
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) CheckPoint
2 8 (53.33%) Juniper
3 7 (46.67%) Blue Coat
4 5 (33.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow