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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
England / South East
Rank 152 155 221
Rank change year-on-year +3 +66  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 89 111 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.15% 1.20% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.07% 5.44% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 72 20
Median daily rate £450 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £317 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -1.31% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £27.38 £43.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.32% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £43.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -36.32% +100.00%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1467 2039 2018
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.97% 22.11% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 1128 982
Median daily rate £400 £352 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +3.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 103 101
Median hourly rate £19.56 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.42% +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £51.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 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
Hampshire +5 37 £450 +25.00% 3
Berkshire +1 17 £350 -17.15% 3
Buckinghamshire +1 17 £525 +16.53% 1
Middlesex - 5 £335 -
Surrey -3 4 £365 -33.63% 2
Kent - 3 £145 - 2
West Sussex - 3 £388 -
Oxfordshire -10 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 173 (99.43%) Cisco
2 90 (51.72%) Data Centre
3 82 (47.13%) Cisco Certification
4 72 (41.38%) CCNP
5 67 (38.51%) Firewall
6 66 (37.93%) Security Cleared
7 58 (33.33%) F5
8 53 (30.46%) Cisco ASA
9 52 (29.89%) BGP
10 51 (29.31%) SC Cleared
11 47 (27.01%) ITIL
12 45 (25.86%) CCNA
12 45 (25.86%) MPLS
13 44 (25.29%) VPN
14 42 (24.14%) WAN
15 40 (22.99%) LAN
16 38 (21.84%) OSPF
17 35 (20.11%) VMware
18 34 (19.54%) SAN
19 33 (18.97%) CheckPoint
20 32 (18.39%) Wireless
21 31 (17.82%) Juniper
22 30 (17.24%) Converged Infrastructure
23 26 (14.94%) Palo Alto
23 26 (14.94%) Windows
23 26 (14.94%) Load Balancing
24 24 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
24 24 (13.79%) Linux
24 24 (13.79%) TCP/IP
24 24 (13.79%) IPsec

Cisco Nexus
Top Related 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 5 (2.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.30%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.57%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.57%) Confluence
3 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.57%) SAS
3 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.17%) IaaS
2 5 (2.87%) PaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (38.51%) Firewall
2 53 (30.46%) Cisco ASA
3 52 (29.89%) BGP
4 45 (25.86%) MPLS
5 44 (25.29%) VPN
6 42 (24.14%) WAN
7 40 (22.99%) LAN
8 38 (21.84%) OSPF
9 34 (19.54%) SAN
10 32 (18.39%) Wireless
11 24 (13.79%) IPsec
11 24 (13.79%) TCP/IP
12 19 (10.92%) DNS
12 19 (10.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 18 (10.34%) EIGRP
13 18 (10.34%) SSL
14 17 (9.77%) Network Security
15 14 (8.05%) DHCP
16 12 (6.90%) ATM
16 12 (6.90%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.30%) Big Data
2 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (1.72%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (2.30%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.15%) Subversion
3 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 12 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.45%) Finance
3 4 (2.30%) Banking
4 2 (1.15%) Billing
4 2 (1.15%) Electronics
4 2 (1.15%) Local Government
4 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.57%) Back Office
5 1 (0.57%) Legal
5 1 (0.57%) Marketing
5 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (38.51%) Network Engineer
2 35 (20.11%) Architect
3 26 (14.94%) Cisco Engineer
4 22 (12.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 16 (9.20%) Senior Network Engineer
6 15 (8.62%) Consultant
7 11 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (6.32%) Network Architect
8 8 (4.60%) Enterprise Architect
8 8 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.02%) Analyst
9 7 (4.02%) Network Analyst
9 7 (4.02%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.45%) Design Engineer
10 6 (3.45%) Network Consultant
10 6 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
10 6 (3.45%) Security Engineer
10 6 (3.45%) Technical Leader
11 5 (2.87%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (2.87%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.87%) Middleware
2 4 (2.30%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.15%) CSS
4 1 (0.57%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.57%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 90 (51.72%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.17%) EMC VMAX
2 9 (5.17%) EMC VNX
2 9 (5.17%) Fat Client
2 9 (5.17%) Thin Client
3 8 (4.60%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.02%) Driving Licence
4 7 (4.02%) FlexPod
4 7 (4.02%) PKI
4 7 (4.02%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 4 (2.30%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.72%) CMDB
6 3 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.72%) IPTV
6 3 (1.72%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (1.72%) STB
6 3 (1.72%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.15%) Clustering
8 1 (0.57%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.94%) Windows
2 24 (13.79%) Linux
3 13 (7.47%) Unix
4 11 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (5.75%) CentOS
6 8 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.30%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.30%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.72%) Android
9 2 (1.15%) Solaris
9 2 (1.15%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.57%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.01%) ITIL
2 30 (17.24%) Converged Infrastructure
3 26 (14.94%) Load Balancing
4 24 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (13.79%) Service Management
5 20 (11.49%) Scrum
6 19 (10.92%) Service Design
7 15 (8.62%) Network Design
8 12 (6.90%) Change Management
8 12 (6.90%) DevOps
9 10 (5.75%) Protective Monitoring
10 9 (5.17%) High Availability
10 9 (5.17%) Network Management
11 8 (4.60%) Migration
12 7 (4.02%) Coaching
12 7 (4.02%) Service Delivery
13 6 (3.45%) Capacity Management
13 6 (3.45%) Network Architecture
13 6 (3.45%) Project Management
13 6 (3.45%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.15%) SQL
2 1 (0.57%) C
2 1 (0.57%) Perl
2 1 (0.57%) Python
2 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 82 (47.13%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (41.38%) CCNP
3 66 (37.93%) Security Cleared
4 51 (29.31%) SC Cleared
5 45 (25.86%) CCNA
6 17 (9.77%) CCIE
7 15 (8.62%) DV Cleared
8 11 (6.32%) Degree
9 8 (4.60%) CCDP
10 5 (2.87%) JNCIA
10 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (2.30%) CCIP
11 4 (2.30%) MCSA
12 2 (1.15%) CCDA
12 2 (1.15%) CCSA
12 2 (1.15%) CCSE
12 2 (1.15%) CCSP
12 2 (1.15%) CCVP
12 2 (1.15%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.57%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.75%) GPG13
3 7 (4.02%) SLA
4 6 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (10.34%) vCloud
3 16 (9.20%) vSphere
4 9 (5.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (5.17%) XenApp
4 9 (5.17%) XenDesktop
5 6 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.30%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (1.72%) ProxySG
7 3 (1.72%) SRDF
8 2 (1.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (5.17%) AppDNA
2 8 (4.60%) vRealize
3 6 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (2.87%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (2.87%) FortiGate
4 5 (2.87%) Nagios
5 4 (2.30%) Puppet
6 3 (1.72%) Ansible
6 3 (1.72%) OPNET
6 3 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.72%) vMotion
7 2 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.15%) Opsview
7 2 (1.15%) QRadar
7 2 (1.15%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.57%) Forum Sentry
8 1 (0.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 173 (99.43%) Cisco
2 58 (33.33%) F5
3 35 (20.11%) VMware
4 33 (18.97%) CheckPoint
5 31 (17.82%) Juniper
6 26 (14.94%) Palo Alto
7 16 (9.20%) Microsoft
8 15 (8.62%) Citrix
9 14 (8.05%) EMC
10 10 (5.75%) Aruba
10 10 (5.75%) HP
11 9 (5.17%) AppSense
12 8 (4.60%) Riverbed
13 7 (4.02%) Extreme Networks
14 6 (3.45%) 3PAR
14 6 (3.45%) NetApp
14 6 (3.45%) SolarWinds
15 5 (2.87%) Blue Coat
16 4 (2.30%) ArcSight
16 4 (2.30%) Oracle
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