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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 166 212 191
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -21
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 34 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.26% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.28% 2.18% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 18
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £325 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £375 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £31.00
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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
794 871 981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.48% 11.84% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 581 644
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 44
Average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £16.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 59 (98.33%) Cisco
2 35 (58.33%) Firewall
3 32 (53.33%) CheckPoint
4 30 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (45.00%) Network Security
5 27 (45.00%) F5
6 24 (40.00%) VPN
7 21 (35.00%) Juniper
7 21 (35.00%) CCNP
8 19 (31.67%) BGP
8 19 (31.67%) WAN
9 18 (30.00%) LAN
10 14 (23.33%) Finance
10 14 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (21.67%) OSPF
12 12 (20.00%) VLAN
12 12 (20.00%) Load Balancing
13 11 (18.33%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (18.33%) Migration
13 11 (18.33%) Blue Coat
14 9 (15.00%) MPLS
14 9 (15.00%) DNS
14 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
15 8 (13.33%) Internet
15 8 (13.33%) Banking
15 8 (13.33%) VMware
15 8 (13.33%) SolarWinds
16 7 (11.67%) NetScaler
16 7 (11.67%) HSRP
16 7 (11.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (6.67%) IIS
2 3 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.67%) Lync
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (58.33%) Firewall
2 27 (45.00%) Network Security
3 24 (40.00%) VPN
4 19 (31.67%) BGP
4 19 (31.67%) WAN
5 18 (30.00%) LAN
6 14 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (21.67%) OSPF
8 12 (20.00%) VLAN
9 11 (18.33%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (15.00%) MPLS
10 9 (15.00%) DNS
10 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
11 8 (13.33%) Internet
12 7 (11.67%) NetScaler
12 7 (11.67%) HSRP
12 7 (11.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (11.67%) Wireless
12 7 (11.67%) VRRP
13 6 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MSI
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Banking
3 6 (10.00%) Retail
3 6 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 17 (28.33%) Security Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) Network Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) Network Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Network Support
8 4 (6.67%) Cisco Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) Cisco Support
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Network Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) XMPP
2 3 (5.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) CLARiiON
1 3 (5.00%) Firmware
2 2 (3.33%) Replication
2 2 (3.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.67%) PKI
3 1 (1.67%) FMCG
3 1 (1.67%) Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 5 (8.33%) Windows
3 4 (6.67%) AIX
3 4 (6.67%) UNIX
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (5.00%) SUSE
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 11 (18.33%) Migration
3 7 (11.67%) ITIL
4 5 (8.33%) Low Latency
4 5 (8.33%) Change Management
4 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.67%) Service Management
5 4 (6.67%) Network Management
6 3 (5.00%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.33%) Network Design
7 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.67%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.67%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.67%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.67%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.67%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (1.67%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (1.67%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (1.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) VB
2 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (35.00%) CCNP
3 7 (11.67%) CCNA
3 7 (11.67%) CCIE
4 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.00%) CCSE
5 3 (5.00%) CCDP
6 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.67%) Degree
7 1 (1.67%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) vSphere
1 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.00%) FreeRADIUS
1 3 (5.00%) Snort
2 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) KVM
3 1 (1.67%) RHEV
3 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.67%) XenApp
3 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.67%) OPNET
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.67%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.67%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.67%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.67%) SCCM
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 59 (98.33%) Cisco
2 32 (53.33%) CheckPoint
3 27 (45.00%) F5
4 21 (35.00%) Juniper
5 11 (18.33%) Blue Coat
6 8 (13.33%) VMware
6 8 (13.33%) SolarWinds
7 7 (11.67%) Citrix
8 5 (8.33%) EMC
9 4 (6.67%) NetApp
9 4 (6.67%) IBM
9 4 (6.67%) Sourcefire
10 3 (5.00%) TippingPoint
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle
10 3 (5.00%) Dell
11 2 (3.33%) HP
11 2 (3.33%) CA
11 2 (3.33%) Reuters
11 2 (3.33%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.33%) Aruba
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