Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 16 October 2018 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 59 56
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.75% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.77% 3.57% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Swindon median daily rate £313 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +23.81% -26.06%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £251
90th Percentile £319 £368 £284
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £338 £425
% change year-on-year +40.74% -20.59% +19.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.50 - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 104 84 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 13.08% 12.52% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 50 82
Swindon median daily rate £425 £363 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -1.69% -13.24%
10th Percentile £230 £170 £277
90th Percentile £675 £500 £536
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £21.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.28% - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.88 £41.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +9.45% -8.89% +45.16%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Swindon

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) Infoblox
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) VMware NSX
5 2 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) Terminal Server
5 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
5 2 (33.33%) Private Cloud
5 2 (33.33%) ArcSight ESM
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (16.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) TACACS
3 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
4 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (16.67%) Multicast
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Infoblox Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Tcl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) CCSA
3 2 (33.33%) CCSE
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) CCDP
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware NSX
2 2 (33.33%) Terminal Server
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Infoblox
5 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
6 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) IBM
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat