Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 November 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.

Cisco Nexus
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 142 148
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6 -29
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 10 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.34% 0.39% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.62% 2.43% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 5
Manchester median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +29.03%
10th Percentile £204 £250 £350
90th Percentile £505 £538 £440
North West median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £21.50

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 382 575 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.00% 16.21% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 331 264
Manchester median daily rate £385 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £115 £208 £205
90th Percentile £538 £545 £513
North West median daily rate £386 £406 £375
% change year-on-year -4.92% +8.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 34
Manchester median hourly rate £16.75 £15.75 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.35% +15.05% -17.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.05 £10.48
90th Percentile £41.00 £40.00 £31.80
North West median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year +1.56% -5.44% -12.10%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Manchester

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Manchester

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in Manchester

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £263 -
Salford - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) F5
3 5 (50.00%) Change Control
4 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) SAP
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) WAAS
5 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) FMCG
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) High Availability
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) MPLS
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) CCIE
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (20.00%) DMZ
7 1 (10.00%) Intranet
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) CCNP
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (10.00%) WLAN

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
1 3 (30.00%) WAAS
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) DMZ
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) TACACS
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
3 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCIE
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) F5
4 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (30.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Aruba
6 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto