Period
to 7 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 7 June 2020 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 West
6 months to
7 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 155 161 163
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 -12
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 8 59 31
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.98% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% 6.58% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 43 15
Median daily rate £450 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +17.24% -
10th Percentile £383 £370 £310
90th Percentile £713 £488 £500
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £53.33
% change year-on-year -22.22% -15.62% +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 the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 392 897 761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.41% 14.93% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 518 429
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £199 £165 £206
90th Percentile £603 £563 £540
England median daily rate £425 £435 £425
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 69 60
Median hourly rate £20.00 £43.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.49% +30.30% -21.43%
10th Percentile £12.63 £17.43 £15.45
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.55 £47.05
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.95% +2.50% +0.63%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in the South West

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco Nexus in the South West.

Daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in the South West

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco Nexus in the South West over the 6 months to 7 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in the South West

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 7 June 2020. 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
Bristol +24 4 £506 +19.12%
Wiltshire +10 3 £563 +32.35%
Devon - 1 £345 -
Cisco Nexus
England

For the 6 months to 7 June 2020, 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 South West region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) McAfee
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) 802.1X
5 2 (25.00%) FWSM
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (25.00%) DMVPN
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) WLAN
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) DNA
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Kerberos

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Akamai
1 1 (12.50%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 2 (25.00%) FWSM
4 2 (25.00%) WLAN
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (12.50%) FabricPath
5 1 (12.50%) HSRP
5 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Collaboration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Communications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Voice Architect
3 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 1 (12.50%) DNA
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCDA
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE Collaboration
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE Routing and Switching
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) McAfee
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) IronPort
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) Meraki
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (12.50%) Splunk
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter
5 1 (12.50%) VMware