Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 197 283
Rank change year-on-year -89 +86 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 72 179 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 1.08% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.49% 5.69% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 133 64
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +17.14%
10th Percentile £320 £263 £296
90th Percentile £538 £525 £514
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
South East median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +100.00% +27.91%
England median hourly rate £32.50 £55.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -40.91% +29.41% +88.89%

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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2893 3147 3553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.44% 18.94% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1564 1798 1904
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £185 £231 £225
90th Percentile £550 £530 £500
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 219 242
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.37% +12.51% +25.92%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.75 £11.81
90th Percentile £46.14 £54.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -20.43% +14.63% +2.50%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in the South East

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in the South East

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in the South East

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Nexus in the South East

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 19 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
Hampshire +4 32 £434 +14.90%
Thames Valley -79 24 £350 -22.22% 2
Berkshire -41 21 £344 -23.61% 1
Surrey -26 9 £380 - 1
West Sussex -7 4 £408 +6.54%
Kent -16 4 £525 +162.50%
Buckinghamshire -45 2 £375 -23.08% 1
Oxfordshire -3 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 71 (98.61%) Cisco
2 46 (63.89%) Firewall
3 37 (51.39%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (48.61%) CCNP
5 31 (43.06%) CheckPoint
6 28 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
7 24 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 21 (29.17%) Security Cleared
9 20 (27.78%) F5
10 19 (26.39%) SC Cleared
11 18 (25.00%) Network Security
12 17 (23.61%) MPLS
12 17 (23.61%) Wireless
13 16 (22.22%) CCIE
13 16 (22.22%) LAN
13 16 (22.22%) VPN
13 16 (22.22%) WAN
13 16 (22.22%) Palo Alto
14 15 (20.83%) OSPF
14 15 (20.83%) BGP
14 15 (20.83%) Juniper
15 14 (19.44%) Citrix
15 14 (19.44%) ITIL
16 12 (16.67%) Network Management
17 11 (15.28%) Load Balancing
17 11 (15.28%) Network Design
18 10 (13.89%) CCNA
19 9 (12.50%) DHCP
19 9 (12.50%) MS Visio
19 9 (12.50%) IPsec

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (2.78%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) RMDS
2 1 (1.39%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.78%) Office 365
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (63.89%) Firewall
2 28 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (25.00%) Network Security
4 17 (23.61%) MPLS
4 17 (23.61%) Wireless
5 16 (22.22%) LAN
5 16 (22.22%) VPN
5 16 (22.22%) WAN
6 15 (20.83%) BGP
6 15 (20.83%) OSPF
7 9 (12.50%) DHCP
7 9 (12.50%) IPsec
8 8 (11.11%) BIG-IP
8 8 (11.11%) NetScaler
8 8 (11.11%) NX-OS
8 8 (11.11%) SNMP
9 7 (9.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (9.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (8.33%) DNS
10 6 (8.33%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Retail
3 3 (4.17%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (59.72%) Network Engineer
2 15 (20.83%) Cisco Engineer
2 15 (20.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Architect
5 6 (8.33%) Domain Architect
5 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Network Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Cisco Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Network Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) CGI
1 2 (2.78%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.78%) EMC VNX
3 2 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.78%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) BBC
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Unix
2 2 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) ITIL
2 12 (16.67%) Network Management
3 11 (15.28%) Load Balancing
3 11 (15.28%) Network Design
4 7 (9.72%) Problem Management
4 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.72%) Service Management
5 6 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 6 (8.33%) Service Design
6 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.94%) Change Management
6 5 (6.94%) Migration
7 4 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 4 (5.56%) Converged Infrastructure
7 4 (5.56%) Scrum
8 3 (4.17%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.17%) Statistics
8 3 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
1 2 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (51.39%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (48.61%) CCNP
3 21 (29.17%) Security Cleared
4 19 (26.39%) SC Cleared
5 16 (22.22%) CCIE
6 10 (13.89%) CCNA
7 7 (9.72%) CCIE Service Provider
7 7 (9.72%) CCSP
8 6 (8.33%) CCDP
9 4 (5.56%) CCSA
10 2 (2.78%) CCSE
10 2 (2.78%) Degree
11 1 (1.39%) CCDA
11 1 (1.39%) CCIE Data Center
11 1 (1.39%) CCIE Security
11 1 (1.39%) CCIP
11 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.78%) SLA
5 1 (1.39%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) VMware NSX
2 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.17%) XenServer
3 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) vSphere
4 1 (1.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (1.39%) Firmware
4 1 (1.39%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (5.56%) Nagios
2 3 (4.17%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (4.17%) Stealthwatch
2 3 (4.17%) vRealize
3 2 (2.78%) Ansible
3 2 (2.78%) Cacti
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 71 (98.61%) Cisco
2 31 (43.06%) CheckPoint
3 20 (27.78%) F5
4 16 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 15 (20.83%) Juniper
6 14 (19.44%) Citrix
7 9 (12.50%) VMware
8 7 (9.72%) Foundry
9 6 (8.33%) Blue Coat
9 6 (8.33%) Riverbed
9 6 (8.33%) SolarWinds
10 5 (6.94%) CA
11 4 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 4 (5.56%) HP
11 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
12 3 (4.17%) Aruba
12 3 (4.17%) FireEye
12 3 (4.17%) Lancope
12 3 (4.17%) Remedy
12 3 (4.17%) TippingPoint