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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 167 184 189
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 33 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.44% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.63% 3.77% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 11
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £273 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £34.50
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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
713 716 842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.84% 11.70% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 524 560
Average daily rate £413 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 41
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -51.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 65 (95.59%) Cisco
2 41 (60.29%) Firewall
3 32 (47.06%) F5
4 31 (45.59%) Cisco ASA
4 31 (45.59%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (42.65%) CheckPoint
6 26 (38.24%) LAN
7 24 (35.29%) Data Centre
8 23 (33.82%) WAN
8 23 (33.82%) OSPF
9 22 (32.35%) Juniper
10 21 (30.88%) BGP
11 20 (29.41%) Finance
12 19 (27.94%) VPN
13 18 (26.47%) CCNP
14 17 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
15 15 (22.06%) VLAN
16 14 (20.59%) SolarWinds
16 14 (20.59%) Wireless
17 13 (19.12%) MPLS
17 13 (19.12%) Load Balancing
18 12 (17.65%) Network Security
18 12 (17.65%) DNS
19 11 (16.18%) DHCP
19 11 (16.18%) CCNA
19 11 (16.18%) Citrix
19 11 (16.18%) NetScaler
20 10 (14.71%) CCIE
20 10 (14.71%) SSL
20 10 (14.71%) Blue Coat

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
2 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (60.29%) Firewall
2 31 (45.59%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (38.24%) LAN
4 23 (33.82%) WAN
4 23 (33.82%) OSPF
5 21 (30.88%) BGP
6 19 (27.94%) VPN
7 17 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
8 15 (22.06%) VLAN
9 14 (20.59%) Wireless
10 13 (19.12%) MPLS
11 12 (17.65%) Network Security
11 12 (17.65%) DNS
12 11 (16.18%) DHCP
12 11 (16.18%) NetScaler
13 10 (14.71%) SSL
14 9 (13.24%) Wireshark
15 8 (11.76%) Multicast
15 8 (11.76%) EIGRP
16 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.47%) DB2
1 1 (1.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (54.41%) Network Engineer
2 10 (14.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Security Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Architect
4 7 (10.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Consultant
4 7 (10.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Network Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Voice Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Network Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Communications Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Data Centre Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Data Network Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Cisco Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) XMPP
2 1 (1.47%) Middleware
2 1 (1.47%) CSS
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.41%) FlexPod
2 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.47%) PMI
3 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.47%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) UNIX
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.47%) AIX
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) SUSE
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Load Balancing
2 8 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (11.76%) ITIL
3 7 (10.29%) Project Management
3 7 (10.29%) Network Management
4 4 (5.88%) TOGAF
4 4 (5.88%) Network Design
4 4 (5.88%) Network Architecture
4 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.41%) Migration
6 2 (2.94%) Time Management
6 2 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.47%) Process Management
7 1 (1.47%) Change Management
7 1 (1.47%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.47%) Analytics
7 1 (1.47%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.94%) Python
1 2 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) Lisp
2 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (45.59%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (26.47%) CCNP
3 11 (16.18%) CCNA
4 10 (14.71%) CCIE
5 6 (8.82%) CCSE
6 5 (7.35%) CCSA
7 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.94%) MCSE
8 2 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.47%) PMP
9 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.47%) CCDA
9 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (1.47%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) ProxySG
2 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.94%) XenServer
3 2 (2.94%) Snort
3 2 (2.94%) vSphere
4 1 (1.47%) Firmware
4 1 (1.47%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.88%) OPNET
3 2 (2.94%) SCOM
3 2 (2.94%) Iperf
4 1 (1.47%) Control-M
4 1 (1.47%) OpenView
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.47%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.47%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.47%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.47%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 65 (95.59%) Cisco
2 32 (47.06%) F5
3 29 (42.65%) CheckPoint
4 22 (32.35%) Juniper
5 14 (20.59%) SolarWinds
6 11 (16.18%) Citrix
7 10 (14.71%) Blue Coat
8 7 (10.29%) VMware
8 7 (10.29%) Infoblox
9 6 (8.82%) Riverbed
9 6 (8.82%) HP
10 5 (7.35%) Fortinet
11 4 (5.88%) Tufin
11 4 (5.88%) Aruba
11 4 (5.88%) NetApp
12 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
12 3 (4.41%) BT
13 2 (2.94%) Sourcefire
13 2 (2.94%) Brocade
13 2 (2.94%) Remedy
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago