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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 160 211 196
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -15
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 39 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.85% 1.82% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 16
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £334 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £383 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £20.09
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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
804 879 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.66% 12.21% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 590 675
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £36.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% +81.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.58 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £40.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 64 (98.46%) Cisco
2 40 (61.54%) Firewall
3 35 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (49.23%) CheckPoint
4 32 (49.23%) VPN
5 28 (43.08%) F5
6 27 (41.54%) CCNP
7 25 (38.46%) BGP
8 24 (36.92%) Network Security
9 21 (32.31%) OSPF
9 21 (32.31%) LAN
9 21 (32.31%) WAN
10 19 (29.23%) Juniper
11 15 (23.08%) TCP/IP
12 14 (21.54%) Finance
12 14 (21.54%) Load Balancing
12 14 (21.54%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (20.00%) VLAN
13 13 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (18.46%) HSRP
14 12 (18.46%) Migration
14 12 (18.46%) VRRP
14 12 (18.46%) DNS
15 11 (16.92%) CCIE
16 10 (15.38%) DHCP
16 10 (15.38%) EIGRP
16 10 (15.38%) SolarWinds
17 9 (13.85%) Blue Coat
18 8 (12.31%) Banking
18 8 (12.31%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) IIS
2 3 (4.62%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.54%) Lync
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (61.54%) Firewall
2 32 (49.23%) VPN
3 25 (38.46%) BGP
4 24 (36.92%) Network Security
5 21 (32.31%) OSPF
5 21 (32.31%) LAN
5 21 (32.31%) WAN
6 15 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 14 (21.54%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (20.00%) VLAN
8 13 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (18.46%) HSRP
9 12 (18.46%) VRRP
9 12 (18.46%) DNS
10 10 (15.38%) DHCP
10 10 (15.38%) EIGRP
11 8 (12.31%) Wireless
11 8 (12.31%) MPLS
12 7 (10.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (10.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.54%) MSI
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Banking
3 6 (9.23%) Retail
3 6 (9.23%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (50.77%) Network Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Consultant
5 7 (10.77%) Cisco Support
6 5 (7.69%) Network Support
7 4 (6.15%) Network Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Network Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Cisco Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Sales Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) XMPP
2 3 (4.62%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (4.62%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) FlexPod
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Firmware
3 2 (3.08%) CLARiiON
3 2 (3.08%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) FMCG
4 1 (1.54%) SecurID
4 1 (1.54%) PKI
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) UNIX
1 6 (9.23%) Windows
1 6 (9.23%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) AIX
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (4.62%) SUSE
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Load Balancing
2 12 (18.46%) Migration
3 8 (12.31%) Change Management
3 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
4 7 (10.77%) ITIL
5 6 (9.23%) Low Latency
6 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.15%) Service Management
7 4 (6.15%) Line Management
7 4 (6.15%) Network Management
8 3 (4.62%) Network Architecture
9 2 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.54%) Data Migration
10 1 (1.54%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.54%) Network Load Balancing
10 1 (1.54%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (1.54%) WAN Optimisation
10 1 (1.54%) Change Control
10 1 (1.54%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (1.54%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) Perl
1 3 (4.62%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) C
2 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (41.54%) CCNP
3 11 (16.92%) CCIE
4 8 (12.31%) CCNA
5 5 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (7.69%) CCSE
6 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.62%) CCDP
7 2 (3.08%) CCSA
7 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.54%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.54%) Degree
8 1 (1.54%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) vSphere
1 3 (4.62%) FreeRADIUS
1 3 (4.62%) Snort
2 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) XenApp
3 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.15%) OPNET
3 3 (4.62%) OpenNMS
3 3 (4.62%) RANCID
4 2 (3.08%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.54%) SCCM
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.54%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.54%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.54%) OpenView
5 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (98.46%) Cisco
2 32 (49.23%) CheckPoint
3 28 (43.08%) F5
4 19 (29.23%) Juniper
5 10 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 9 (13.85%) Blue Coat
7 6 (9.23%) VMware
7 6 (9.23%) Citrix
8 4 (6.15%) EMC
8 4 (6.15%) IBM
9 3 (4.62%) Oracle
9 3 (4.62%) NetApp
9 3 (4.62%) Sourcefire
10 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.08%) Dell
10 2 (3.08%) CA
10 2 (3.08%) Infoblox
10 2 (3.08%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.08%) Aruba
11 1 (1.54%) IronPort
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