Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 163 198
Rank change year-on-year -12 +35 -49
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 33 40 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.58% 0.70% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 4.83% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 12
South West median daily rate £375 £360 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% - -2.37%
10th Percentile £225 £260 £225
90th Percentile £478 £455 £423
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -0.06% +0.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
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 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 840 828 848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.84% 14.48% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 488 460
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £171 £164 £180
90th Percentile £538 £533 £513
England median daily rate £404 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 79 76
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £33.00 £39.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -16.72% +76.11%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.20 £13.58
90th Percentile £46.15 £47.50 £48.60
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.00 £20.94
% change year-on-year -18.70% +9.86% +4.68%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in the South West

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Contractor 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 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
Dorset +5 12 £425 -
Bristol -10 11 £375 -
Wiltshire -8 7 £325 -23.53%
Gloucestershire +16 2 £195 -29.09%
Cisco Nexus
England

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 South West region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (54.55%) LAN
2 18 (54.55%) Data Centre
3 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (39.39%) Firewall
4 11 (33.33%) WAN
4 11 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 8 (24.24%) BGP
6 8 (24.24%) CCNA
6 8 (24.24%) F5
7 7 (21.21%) SolarWinds
7 7 (21.21%) CCNP
7 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
7 7 (21.21%) OSPF
7 7 (21.21%) Wireless
8 6 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (18.18%) Finance
8 6 (18.18%) VMware
8 6 (18.18%) Juniper
8 6 (18.18%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 6 (18.18%) Unified Communications
8 6 (18.18%) Fortinet
9 5 (15.15%) Capacity Management
9 5 (15.15%) SLA
9 5 (15.15%) ITIL
10 4 (12.12%) VoIP
10 4 (12.12%) VPN
10 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) LAN
2 13 (39.39%) Firewall
3 11 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (33.33%) WAN
4 8 (24.24%) BGP
5 7 (21.21%) OSPF
5 7 (21.21%) Wireless
6 6 (18.18%) Unified Communications
6 6 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (12.12%) EIGRP
7 4 (12.12%) VoIP
7 4 (12.12%) VPN
8 3 (9.09%) MPLS
8 3 (9.09%) NX-OS
8 3 (9.09%) SAN
8 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (6.06%) Internet
9 2 (6.06%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
1 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.03%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Network Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Data Centre Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Data Network Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Network Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Data Centre Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (9.09%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Unix
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Capacity Management
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) High Availability
2 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (9.09%) Network Management
3 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (9.09%) Security Patching
3 3 (9.09%) Service Management
3 3 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) Network Design
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (3.03%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 8 (24.24%) CCNA
4 7 (21.21%) CCNP
5 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.09%) vSphere
2 2 (6.06%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (12.12%) Opsview
3 3 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (9.09%) vRealize
4 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.03%) Nagios
4 1 (3.03%) PowerCLI
4 1 (3.03%) QRadar
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (24.24%) F5
3 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
3 7 (21.21%) SolarWinds
4 6 (18.18%) Fortinet
4 6 (18.18%) Juniper
4 6 (18.18%) VMware
5 4 (12.12%) Blue Coat
6 3 (9.09%) ArcSight
6 3 (9.09%) EMC
7 2 (6.06%) CA
7 2 (6.06%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) IBM
7 2 (6.06%) IronPort
7 2 (6.06%) Meraki
7 2 (6.06%) Nokia
7 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.03%) Brocade
8 1 (3.03%) LogRhythm
8 1 (3.03%) Splunk