The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 162 191 186
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 34 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 2.74% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £355 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.15% +5.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £180.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-88.05% +554.54%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
711 694 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.49% 11.10% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 462 546
Average daily rate £401 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £235 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 38
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -48.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.45 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the City of London region.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the City of London region.

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Nexus.

1 80 (98.77%) Cisco
2 56 (69.14%) Firewall
3 41 (50.62%) Cisco ASA
4 38 (46.91%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (41.98%) F5
6 32 (39.51%) OSPF
6 32 (39.51%) BGP
7 30 (37.04%) CheckPoint
8 28 (34.57%) LAN
9 27 (33.33%) CCNP
10 25 (30.86%) Juniper
10 25 (30.86%) WAN
11 24 (29.63%) VPN
12 17 (20.99%) Finance
12 17 (20.99%) MPLS
12 17 (20.99%) DNS
13 16 (19.75%) DHCP
13 16 (19.75%) Wireless
13 16 (19.75%) VLAN
14 15 (18.52%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (18.52%) EIGRP
15 14 (17.28%) Load Balancing
16 13 (16.05%) SolarWinds
16 13 (16.05%) Network Security
16 13 (16.05%) TCP/IP
17 12 (14.81%) CCIE
18 11 (13.58%) Internet
18 11 (13.58%) NetScaler
19 10 (12.35%) Wireshark
19 10 (12.35%) Blue Coat

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Nexus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (1.23%) Apache
2 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.23%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (69.14%) Firewall
2 41 (50.62%) Cisco ASA
3 32 (39.51%) OSPF
3 32 (39.51%) BGP
4 28 (34.57%) LAN
5 25 (30.86%) WAN
6 24 (29.63%) VPN
7 17 (20.99%) DNS
7 17 (20.99%) MPLS
8 16 (19.75%) Wireless
8 16 (19.75%) DHCP
8 16 (19.75%) VLAN
9 15 (18.52%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (18.52%) EIGRP
10 13 (16.05%) TCP/IP
10 13 (16.05%) Network Security
11 11 (13.58%) NetScaler
11 11 (13.58%) Internet
12 10 (12.35%) SSL
12 10 (12.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.23%) DB2
1 1 (1.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (51.85%) Network Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) Security Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Architect
6 8 (9.88%) Consultant
6 8 (9.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Data Centre Architect
9 5 (6.17%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Voice Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Network Architect
9 5 (6.17%) Cisco Support
10 4 (4.94%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Cisco Consultant
11 3 (3.70%) Data Network Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Data Centre Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) XMPP
2 1 (1.23%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.23%) CSS
2 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) FlexPod
2 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Replication
3 1 (1.23%) Clustering
3 1 (1.23%) PKI
3 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) UNIX
2 5 (6.17%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Linux
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) SUSE
5 1 (1.23%) AIX
5 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.28%) Load Balancing
2 9 (11.11%) ITIL
3 8 (9.88%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (7.41%) Project Management
4 6 (7.41%) Change Management
4 6 (7.41%) Network Design
5 5 (6.17%) TOGAF
6 4 (4.94%) Migration
6 4 (4.94%) Low Latency
7 3 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.70%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.70%) Network Management
8 2 (2.47%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.47%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.47%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.47%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.23%) Investment Management
9 1 (1.23%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) Perl
2 4 (4.94%) Python
3 2 (2.47%) SQL
4 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (46.91%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (33.33%) CCNP
3 12 (14.81%) CCIE
4 10 (12.35%) CCNA
5 6 (7.41%) CCSE
6 4 (4.94%) CCSA
7 2 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.23%) PMP
8 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.23%) MCSE
8 1 (1.23%) CCIP
8 1 (1.23%) CCDP
8 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.23%) MCITP
8 1 (1.23%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) ProxySG
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.47%) XenServer
4 2 (2.47%) vSphere
4 2 (2.47%) Snort
5 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.23%) Firmware
5 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.23%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (6.17%) RANCID
3 4 (4.94%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (4.94%) OPNET
3 4 (4.94%) OpenNMS
4 3 (3.70%) FortiGate
4 3 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (2.47%) Iperf
6 1 (1.23%) OpenView
6 1 (1.23%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.23%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 80 (98.77%) Cisco
2 34 (41.98%) F5
3 30 (37.04%) CheckPoint
4 25 (30.86%) Juniper
5 13 (16.05%) SolarWinds
6 10 (12.35%) Blue Coat
6 10 (12.35%) Citrix
6 10 (12.35%) VMware
7 6 (7.41%) HP
7 6 (7.41%) Fortinet
7 6 (7.41%) Riverbed
8 4 (4.94%) Infoblox
8 4 (4.94%) Aruba
8 4 (4.94%) IBM
8 4 (4.94%) NetApp
9 3 (3.70%) BT
9 3 (3.70%) Tufin
10 2 (2.47%) Sourcefire
10 2 (2.47%) Remedy
10 2 (2.47%) Sun
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