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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
London / City of London
Rank 144 128 153
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 13 16 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.52% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 4.91% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 33
Median daily rate £425 £405 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £43.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +138.88%

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
396 326 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.55% 10.64% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 229 476
Median daily rate £433 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 13
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +17.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (60.71%) Firewall
3 15 (53.57%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (50.00%) Wireless
5 13 (46.43%) CheckPoint
5 13 (46.43%) OSPF
6 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (42.86%) WAN
6 12 (42.86%) LAN
7 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
7 11 (39.29%) VPN
7 11 (39.29%) BGP
7 11 (39.29%) Network Security
8 10 (35.71%) Juniper
8 10 (35.71%) F5
8 10 (35.71%) Palo Alto
9 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
9 9 (32.14%) Riverbed
9 9 (32.14%) DNS
9 9 (32.14%) DHCP
9 9 (32.14%) Finance
10 8 (28.57%) MPLS
11 7 (25.00%) Project Management
11 7 (25.00%) SSL
11 7 (25.00%) CCIE
11 7 (25.00%) CCNP
11 7 (25.00%) SolarWinds
11 7 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
12 6 (21.43%) Network Management
12 6 (21.43%) IPsec

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) Firewall
2 15 (53.57%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (50.00%) Wireless
4 13 (46.43%) OSPF
5 12 (42.86%) LAN
5 12 (42.86%) WAN
6 11 (39.29%) BGP
6 11 (39.29%) Network Security
6 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
6 11 (39.29%) VPN
7 9 (32.14%) DHCP
7 9 (32.14%) DNS
8 8 (28.57%) MPLS
9 7 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (25.00%) SSL
10 6 (21.43%) BIG-IP
10 6 (21.43%) IPsec
11 5 (17.86%) WLAN
12 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
12 4 (14.29%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Network Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Network Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Security Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Network Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Security Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.57%) RFC 2544
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) CMDB
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Project Management
2 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 6 (21.43%) Network Management
3 5 (17.86%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) Information Security
4 3 (10.71%) Network Architecture
4 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) Content Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (7.14%) Network Design
5 2 (7.14%) Network Security Management
5 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) Security Management
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (3.57%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCIE
2 7 (25.00%) CCNP
3 3 (10.71%) CCSA
3 3 (10.71%) CCSE
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) CCSP
4 2 (7.14%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.57%) CCDE
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) CISSP
5 1 (3.57%) GIAC
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) Government Security Classifications
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) ProxySG
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) OPNET
2 2 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.57%) EnCase
3 1 (3.57%) Endace
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) CheckPoint
3 10 (35.71%) F5
3 10 (35.71%) Juniper
3 10 (35.71%) Palo Alto
4 9 (32.14%) Riverbed
5 7 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 6 (21.43%) Blue Coat
7 4 (14.29%) Aruba
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) Tufin
8 3 (10.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (10.71%) Citrix
8 3 (10.71%) FireEye
8 3 (10.71%) TippingPoint
9 2 (7.14%) Infoblox
9 2 (7.14%) LogLogic
9 2 (7.14%) Meraki
10 1 (3.57%) Brocade
10 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow