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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 134 149 186
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +37
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 16 43 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.84% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.72% 6.29% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 37 8
Average daily rate £370 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £300 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+138.88% -90.00%
Cisco Nexus
London

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
339 684 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.77% 13.36% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 493 454
Average daily rate £405 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 24
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.70 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.25 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 38 (95.00%) Cisco
2 24 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (55.00%) Firewall
4 19 (47.50%) Finance
4 19 (47.50%) CCNP
5 18 (45.00%) BGP
5 18 (45.00%) WAN
6 16 (40.00%) F5
7 15 (37.50%) Juniper
8 14 (35.00%) CCNA
8 14 (35.00%) CheckPoint
8 14 (35.00%) LAN
9 13 (32.50%) OSPF
10 12 (30.00%) Data Centre
11 11 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (27.50%) EIGRP
11 11 (27.50%) VPN
11 11 (27.50%) Wireless
12 10 (25.00%) VMware
13 9 (22.50%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (20.00%) Linux
15 7 (17.50%) Windows
15 7 (17.50%) SAN
15 7 (17.50%) Banking
15 7 (17.50%) VLAN
15 7 (17.50%) NX-OS
15 7 (17.50%) Spanning Tree
16 6 (15.00%) Palo Alto
16 6 (15.00%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (15.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.00%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Zimbra
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) Firewall
2 18 (45.00%) BGP
2 18 (45.00%) WAN
3 14 (35.00%) LAN
4 13 (32.50%) OSPF
5 11 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (27.50%) EIGRP
5 11 (27.50%) VPN
5 11 (27.50%) Wireless
6 9 (22.50%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (17.50%) NX-OS
7 7 (17.50%) SAN
7 7 (17.50%) Spanning Tree
7 7 (17.50%) VLAN
8 6 (15.00%) FCoE
8 6 (15.00%) Network Security
8 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (12.50%) DNS
9 5 (12.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Legal
3 3 (7.50%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.50%) Games
5 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Security Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) WAN Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco Support
7 2 (5.00%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
3 1 (2.50%) Statistics
3 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
5 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL
1 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (10.00%) Network Design
3 2 (5.00%) API Development
3 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.00%) Change Management
3 2 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (5.00%) DevOps
3 2 (5.00%) E-Discovery
3 2 (5.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (5.00%) Migration
3 2 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.50%) ITSM
4 1 (2.50%) Network Management
4 1 (2.50%) Process Management
4 1 (2.50%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) Python
2 4 (10.00%) C
3 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (47.50%) CCNP
3 14 (35.00%) CCNA
4 6 (15.00%) CCIE
5 5 (12.50%) CCSE
5 5 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (10.00%) CISSP
6 4 (10.00%) RHCE
6 4 (10.00%) RHCSA
7 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (5.00%) CCSA
8 2 (5.00%) Degree
8 2 (5.00%) MCSE
9 1 (2.50%) CCDP
9 1 (2.50%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.50%) GIAC
9 1 (2.50%) MCTS
9 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) KVM
2 4 (10.00%) Snort
3 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) NFS
4 1 (2.50%) Firmware
4 1 (2.50%) vCloud
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
4 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Proventia
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.50%) EnCase
3 1 (2.50%) Nagios
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) SCOM
3 1 (2.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) Cisco
2 16 (40.00%) F5
3 15 (37.50%) Juniper
4 14 (35.00%) CheckPoint
5 10 (25.00%) VMware
6 6 (15.00%) Blue Coat
6 6 (15.00%) Palo Alto
7 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 4 (10.00%) Fortinet
8 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (10.00%) Sourcefire
9 3 (7.50%) Dell
9 3 (7.50%) Infoblox
9 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.50%) Riverbed
10 2 (5.00%) 3PAR
10 2 (5.00%) HP
11 1 (2.50%) Adobe
11 1 (2.50%) IBM
11 1 (2.50%) Nortel
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