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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 159 212 207
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 38 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.68% 1.59% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 14
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£425 £375 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £357 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £420 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 - £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
812 880 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.75% 12.13% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 576 667
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 33 34
Average hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% +34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.19 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 30 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 30 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 60 (98.36%) Cisco
2 39 (63.93%) Firewall
3 34 (55.74%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (49.18%) VPN
5 28 (45.90%) CheckPoint
6 27 (44.26%) CCNP
7 25 (40.98%) BGP
8 24 (39.34%) F5
9 23 (37.70%) Network Security
10 21 (34.43%) OSPF
10 21 (34.43%) LAN
11 20 (32.79%) WAN
12 17 (27.87%) Juniper
13 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
14 13 (21.31%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (21.31%) Load Balancing
14 13 (21.31%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (19.67%) VLAN
15 12 (19.67%) HSRP
15 12 (19.67%) Finance
15 12 (19.67%) Migration
15 12 (19.67%) DNS
15 12 (19.67%) VRRP
16 11 (18.03%) CCIE
17 10 (16.39%) EIGRP
17 10 (16.39%) DHCP
18 9 (14.75%) SolarWinds
19 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
19 8 (13.11%) Change Management
19 8 (13.11%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (6.56%) IIS
2 3 (4.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.64%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (63.93%) Firewall
2 30 (49.18%) VPN
3 25 (40.98%) BGP
4 23 (37.70%) Network Security
5 21 (34.43%) OSPF
5 21 (34.43%) LAN
6 20 (32.79%) WAN
7 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
8 13 (21.31%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (21.31%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (19.67%) HSRP
9 12 (19.67%) DNS
9 12 (19.67%) VRRP
9 12 (19.67%) VLAN
10 10 (16.39%) EIGRP
10 10 (16.39%) DHCP
11 8 (13.11%) MPLS
11 8 (13.11%) Wireless
12 7 (11.48%) Internet
12 7 (11.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.64%) MSI
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Banking
3 6 (9.84%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Retail
5 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (47.54%) Network Engineer
2 15 (24.59%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (22.95%) Security Engineer
4 10 (16.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Consultant
6 7 (11.48%) Cisco Support
6 7 (11.48%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Network Support
8 4 (6.56%) Network Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Network Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Sales Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) XMPP
2 3 (4.92%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (4.92%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) FlexPod
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Replication
3 1 (1.64%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.64%) Clustering
3 1 (1.64%) SecurID
3 1 (1.64%) PKI
3 1 (1.64%) FMCG
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) UNIX
3 4 (6.56%) AIX
4 3 (4.92%) SUSE
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) Solaris
6 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Load Balancing
2 12 (19.67%) Migration
3 8 (13.11%) Change Management
3 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
4 7 (11.48%) ITIL
5 6 (9.84%) Low Latency
6 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.56%) Network Management
7 4 (6.56%) Service Management
7 4 (6.56%) Line Management
8 3 (4.92%) Network Architecture
9 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.64%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (1.64%) Business Transformation
10 1 (1.64%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.64%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.64%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) Perl
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) VB
2 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (55.74%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (44.26%) CCNP
3 11 (18.03%) CCIE
4 7 (11.48%) CCNA
5 5 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (8.20%) CCSE
6 3 (4.92%) CCDP
6 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.28%) CCSA
8 1 (1.64%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.64%) Degree
8 1 (1.64%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Snort
1 3 (4.92%) Firmware
1 3 (4.92%) vSphere
1 3 (4.92%) FreeRADIUS
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) XenApp
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.56%) OPNET
3 3 (4.92%) OpenNMS
3 3 (4.92%) RANCID
4 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.64%) SCCM
5 1 (1.64%) OpenView
5 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.64%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.64%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 60 (98.36%) Cisco
2 28 (45.90%) CheckPoint
3 24 (39.34%) F5
4 17 (27.87%) Juniper
5 9 (14.75%) SolarWinds
6 8 (13.11%) Blue Coat
7 5 (8.20%) VMware
7 5 (8.20%) Citrix
8 4 (6.56%) IBM
9 3 (4.92%) Oracle
9 3 (4.92%) Sourcefire
9 3 (4.92%) EMC
10 2 (3.28%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.28%) Infoblox
10 2 (3.28%) Aruba
10 2 (3.28%) Dell
10 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.28%) CA
10 2 (3.28%) NetApp
11 1 (1.64%) Nokia
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