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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 147 136 168
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +32
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 14 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.66% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.22% 6.28% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 28
Median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £475 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £24.50 £24.89
% change year-on-year
+124.48% -1.57%
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
435 366 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.69% 10.55% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 279 558
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +17.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (70.27%) Firewall
3 20 (54.05%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (45.95%) Wireless
5 17 (45.95%) WAN
5 17 (45.95%) LAN
6 16 (43.24%) CheckPoint
7 15 (40.54%) Finance
7 15 (40.54%) F5
7 15 (40.54%) Data Centre
8 14 (37.84%) Palo Alto
8 14 (37.84%) Juniper
8 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
9 12 (32.43%) DHCP
9 12 (32.43%) DNS
9 12 (32.43%) CCIE
9 12 (32.43%) OSPF
9 12 (32.43%) Riverbed
10 11 (29.73%) Network Security
10 11 (29.73%) BGP
10 11 (29.73%) Project Management
11 10 (27.03%) VPN
11 10 (27.03%) BIG-IP
11 10 (27.03%) SolarWinds
12 9 (24.32%) Network Architecture
12 9 (24.32%) Blue Coat
12 9 (24.32%) Change Management
12 9 (24.32%) MPLS
12 9 (24.32%) CCNP

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 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (70.27%) Firewall
2 20 (54.05%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (45.95%) LAN
3 17 (45.95%) WAN
3 17 (45.95%) Wireless
4 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
5 12 (32.43%) DHCP
5 12 (32.43%) DNS
5 12 (32.43%) OSPF
6 11 (29.73%) BGP
6 11 (29.73%) Network Security
7 10 (27.03%) BIG-IP
7 10 (27.03%) VPN
8 9 (24.32%) MPLS
9 7 (18.92%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (18.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (18.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (18.92%) IPsec
9 7 (18.92%) SSL
9 7 (18.92%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Hudson
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Network Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Network Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Network Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.70%) RFC 2544
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) CMDB
3 2 (5.41%) Cryptography
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) CentOS
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
3 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Project Management
2 9 (24.32%) Change Management
2 9 (24.32%) Network Architecture
3 7 (18.92%) Load Balancing
4 6 (16.22%) Network Management
5 5 (13.51%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Information Security
6 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
6 3 (8.11%) Service Management
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.41%) Computer Security
7 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.41%) Migration
7 2 (5.41%) Network Design
7 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (5.41%) Security Patching
7 2 (5.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C++
1 1 (2.70%) Python
1 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (32.43%) CCIE
3 9 (24.32%) CCNP
4 6 (16.22%) CCDE
5 3 (8.11%) CCSA
5 3 (8.11%) CCSE
6 2 (5.41%) CCSP
6 2 (5.41%) JNCIE
6 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) CCNA
7 1 (2.70%) CISSP
7 1 (2.70%) GIAC
7 1 (2.70%) MCSA
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
2 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (8.11%) SLA
4 1 (2.70%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) ProxySG
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) OPNET
2 2 (5.41%) Nagios
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.70%) EnCase
3 1 (2.70%) Endace
3 1 (2.70%) logstash
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (43.24%) CheckPoint
3 15 (40.54%) F5
4 14 (37.84%) Juniper
4 14 (37.84%) Palo Alto
5 12 (32.43%) Riverbed
6 10 (27.03%) SolarWinds
7 9 (24.32%) Blue Coat
8 7 (18.92%) Aruba
8 7 (18.92%) Tufin
9 6 (16.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 6 (16.22%) FireEye
9 6 (16.22%) TippingPoint
10 5 (13.51%) LogLogic
11 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
11 4 (10.81%) Radianz
12 3 (8.11%) Citrix
13 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
13 2 (5.41%) Meraki
14 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow