The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 186 177 206
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 24 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 2.24% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 13
Average daily rate £400 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £368 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £27.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+554.54% +0.91%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
743 891 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.51% 14.30% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 603 727
Average daily rate £395 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 42 43
Average hourly rate £22.00 £49.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.10% +122.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £17.50 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £135.00 £44.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Cisco Nexus
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 April 2014, 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 43 (97.73%) Cisco
2 22 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (50.00%) Firewall
3 21 (47.73%) F5
4 18 (40.91%) Juniper
5 17 (38.64%) CheckPoint
5 17 (38.64%) BGP
6 15 (34.09%) Network Security
7 14 (31.82%) CCNP
8 13 (29.55%) OSPF
8 13 (29.55%) Finance
9 12 (27.27%) VMware
10 10 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (20.45%) Banking
11 9 (20.45%) WAN
12 8 (18.18%) VPN
12 8 (18.18%) LAN
12 8 (18.18%) MPLS
12 8 (18.18%) Blue Coat
12 8 (18.18%) NetScaler
12 8 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 7 (15.91%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 7 (15.91%) Multicast
13 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
14 5 (11.36%) EMC
14 5 (11.36%) DHCP
14 5 (11.36%) DNS
14 5 (11.36%) CCNA
14 5 (11.36%) CCIE

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (50.00%) Firewall
2 17 (38.64%) BGP
3 15 (34.09%) Network Security
4 13 (29.55%) OSPF
5 10 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (20.45%) WAN
7 8 (18.18%) VPN
7 8 (18.18%) LAN
7 8 (18.18%) MPLS
7 8 (18.18%) NetScaler
7 8 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (15.91%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (15.91%) Multicast
9 5 (11.36%) DHCP
9 5 (11.36%) DNS
9 5 (11.36%) IPsec
9 5 (11.36%) VLAN
9 5 (11.36%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.27%) German Language
5 1 (2.27%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Architect
2 8 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Security Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Network Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Virtualisation Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Data Centre Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Data Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Project Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Lead Designer
9 1 (2.27%) Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Network Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) FlexPod
1 2 (4.55%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.27%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.27%) e-Health
2 1 (2.27%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) UNIX
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.36%) Change Management
1 5 (11.36%) Load Balancing
2 4 (9.09%) Migration
2 4 (9.09%) Project Management
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL
3 3 (6.82%) Network Management
4 2 (4.55%) Network Design
4 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.27%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.27%) CRM
5 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.27%) Information Security
5 1 (2.27%) Data Security
5 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.27%) Content Management
5 1 (2.27%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.27%) Time Management
5 1 (2.27%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) C
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (31.82%) CCNP
3 5 (11.36%) CCNA
3 5 (11.36%) CCIE
4 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) MCSE
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.27%) CCSP
5 1 (2.27%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
2 3 (6.82%) vSphere
2 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.55%) vCloud
4 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.27%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.27%) KVM
4 1 (2.27%) XenApp
4 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Netcool
1 1 (2.27%) OpenView
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 43 (97.73%) Cisco
2 21 (47.73%) F5
3 18 (40.91%) Juniper
4 17 (38.64%) CheckPoint
5 12 (27.27%) VMware
6 8 (18.18%) Blue Coat
7 5 (11.36%) EMC
7 5 (11.36%) TippingPoint
8 3 (6.82%) Citrix
8 3 (6.82%) HP
8 3 (6.82%) NetApp
9 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.55%) Fortinet
9 2 (4.55%) Reuters
10 1 (2.27%) McAfee
10 1 (2.27%) Radware
10 1 (2.27%) Avaya
10 1 (2.27%) Dell
10 1 (2.27%) Nortel
10 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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