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 24 June 2016 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 146 173 181
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 19 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.52% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.01% 4.08% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 18
Median daily rate £500 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £336 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £394
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
474 736 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.02% 12.65% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 545 504
Median daily rate £463 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 24 17
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £31.15 £51.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%

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 24 June 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 24 June 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (65.52%) Firewall
3 13 (44.83%) Finance
4 12 (41.38%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (34.48%) F5
5 10 (34.48%) BGP
5 10 (34.48%) CCIE
6 9 (31.03%) CCNP
6 9 (31.03%) LAN
6 9 (31.03%) WAN
6 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
7 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (24.14%) Juniper
8 7 (24.14%) EIGRP
8 7 (24.14%) OSPF
8 7 (24.14%) Palo Alto
9 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
9 6 (20.69%) Wireless
9 6 (20.69%) CCDE
10 5 (17.24%) Network Security
10 5 (17.24%) VMware
10 5 (17.24%) Banking
10 5 (17.24%) ITIL
10 5 (17.24%) Windows
10 5 (17.24%) Linux
10 5 (17.24%) SAN
10 5 (17.24%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (17.24%) Network Architecture

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 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
1 2 (6.90%) Zimbra
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) Firewall
2 12 (41.38%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (34.48%) BGP
4 9 (31.03%) LAN
4 9 (31.03%) WAN
5 8 (27.59%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (24.14%) EIGRP
6 7 (24.14%) OSPF
7 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
7 6 (20.69%) Wireless
8 5 (17.24%) Network Security
8 5 (17.24%) SAN
8 5 (17.24%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (13.79%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (13.79%) DHCP
9 4 (13.79%) VPN
10 3 (10.34%) DNS
10 3 (10.34%) MPLS
10 3 (10.34%) VRRP
10 3 (10.34%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Hudson
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Network Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Network Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Support
4 4 (13.79%) Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Network Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Designer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Designer
5 3 (10.34%) Security Designer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.45%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) CentOS
2 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
2 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL
1 5 (17.24%) Network Architecture
2 4 (13.79%) Network Design
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps
4 2 (6.90%) High Availability
4 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) BDD
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.45%) Network Management
5 1 (3.45%) Open Source
5 1 (3.45%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Python
2 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C++
3 1 (3.45%) Korn
3 1 (3.45%) Ruby
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (34.48%) CCIE
3 9 (31.03%) CCNP
4 6 (20.69%) CCDE
5 4 (13.79%) CCNA
6 3 (10.34%) Degree
7 2 (6.90%) CCSE
7 2 (6.90%) MCSE
7 2 (6.90%) MCTS
7 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.45%) CCSA
8 1 (3.45%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Snort
2 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.45%) NFS
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.45%) logstash
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (3.45%) OpenView
2 1 (3.45%) Proventia
2 1 (3.45%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) F5
3 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
4 7 (24.14%) Juniper
4 7 (24.14%) Palo Alto
5 5 (17.24%) VMware
6 4 (13.79%) Aruba
6 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
7 3 (10.34%) Fortinet
7 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.90%) Adobe
8 2 (6.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (6.90%) Dell
8 2 (6.90%) EMC
8 2 (6.90%) Kaspersky
8 2 (6.90%) Nokia
8 2 (6.90%) Radianz
8 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
8 2 (6.90%) TippingPoint