The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 263 329 330
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 136 58 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.91% 2.15% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 37 20
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.16% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £560 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - -
Cisco Nexus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2770 2701 2767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.20% 12.37% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1838 1753 1714
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 69 159
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the London region.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in London

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the London region.

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +38 40 £385 -3.75% 21
Canary Wharf - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 288 (98.29%) Cisco
2 198 (67.58%) Firewall
3 160 (54.61%) Cisco Certification
4 152 (51.88%) BGP
5 125 (42.66%) CCNP
6 119 (40.61%) OSPF
7 117 (39.93%) Cisco ASA
8 113 (38.57%) CheckPoint
9 109 (37.20%) F5
10 101 (34.47%) Juniper
11 91 (31.06%) VPN
12 88 (30.03%) CCIE
12 88 (30.03%) LAN
13 73 (24.91%) WAN
14 71 (24.23%) EIGRP
15 69 (23.55%) Finance
15 69 (23.55%) Load Balancing
16 62 (21.16%) MPLS
16 62 (21.16%) Network Security
17 56 (19.11%) TCP/IP
18 55 (18.77%) Wireless
19 53 (18.09%) DNS
20 49 (16.72%) Blue Coat
20 49 (16.72%) Cisco IOS
21 44 (15.02%) NetScaler
22 43 (14.68%) Banking
23 42 (14.33%) VLAN
24 39 (13.31%) Citrix
24 39 (13.31%) HSRP
25 38 (12.97%) DHCP

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 14 (4.78%) IIS
2 12 (4.10%) Apache
3 6 (2.05%) Lync
4 5 (1.71%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.37%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) IaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 198 (67.58%) Firewall
2 152 (51.88%) BGP
3 119 (40.61%) OSPF
4 117 (39.93%) Cisco ASA
5 91 (31.06%) VPN
6 88 (30.03%) LAN
7 73 (24.91%) WAN
8 71 (24.23%) EIGRP
9 62 (21.16%) MPLS
9 62 (21.16%) Network Security
10 56 (19.11%) TCP/IP
11 55 (18.77%) Wireless
12 53 (18.09%) DNS
13 49 (16.72%) Cisco IOS
14 44 (15.02%) NetScaler
15 42 (14.33%) VLAN
16 39 (13.31%) HSRP
17 38 (12.97%) DHCP
17 38 (12.97%) IPsec
18 35 (11.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.41%) DB2
3 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.34%) Big Data
3 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 69 (23.55%) Finance
2 43 (14.68%) Banking
3 24 (8.19%) Investment Banking
4 16 (5.46%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.41%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.39%) Games
7 5 (1.71%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.37%) Retail
9 3 (1.02%) Law
10 2 (0.68%) Publishing
11 1 (0.34%) Legal
11 1 (0.34%) Back Office
11 1 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 168 (57.34%) Network Engineer
2 38 (12.97%) Security Engineer
3 36 (12.29%) Consultant
4 33 (11.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 30 (10.24%) Senior Network Engineer
6 25 (8.53%) Architect
6 25 (8.53%) Cisco Engineer
7 21 (7.17%) Network Consultant
8 17 (5.80%) Support Engineer
9 15 (5.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 14 (4.78%) Network Architect
11 12 (4.10%) Cisco Support
11 12 (4.10%) Cisco Consultant
11 12 (4.10%) Cisco Support Engineer
12 9 (3.07%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
13 8 (2.73%) Analyst
14 7 (2.39%) Cisco Network Consultant
14 7 (2.39%) Operations Engineer
14 7 (2.39%) Network Analyst
14 7 (2.39%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.41%) Regular Expression
2 6 (2.05%) CSS
3 4 (1.37%) Web Services
4 2 (0.68%) CGI
5 1 (0.34%) WAP
5 1 (0.34%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.85%) FlexPod
2 18 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.73%) Hedge funds
4 7 (2.39%) Online Games
5 5 (1.71%) Open Source
5 5 (1.71%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.37%) Clustering
7 3 (1.02%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.02%) EPoS
7 3 (1.02%) Spread Betting
8 2 (0.68%) PKI
8 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.34%) NHS
9 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.34%) Replication
9 1 (0.34%) Statistics
9 1 (0.34%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.26%) Linux
2 23 (7.85%) Windows
3 22 (7.51%) UNIX
4 10 (3.41%) AIX
4 10 (3.41%) SUSE
4 10 (3.41%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.68%) CentOS
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.34%) MVS
8 1 (0.34%) Debian
8 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (23.55%) Load Balancing
2 31 (10.58%) Change Management
3 30 (10.24%) Low Latency
3 30 (10.24%) Network Management
4 29 (9.90%) E-Commerce
5 22 (7.51%) Service Management
6 19 (6.48%) Network Design
7 17 (5.80%) Line Management
7 17 (5.80%) Mentoring
8 16 (5.46%) ITIL
9 15 (5.12%) Migration
10 13 (4.44%) Incident Management
11 11 (3.75%) CRM
12 8 (2.73%) Network Monitoring
13 7 (2.39%) Kalman Filter
14 6 (2.05%) Service Delivery
15 5 (1.71%) Performance Tuning
15 5 (1.71%) Asset Management
15 5 (1.71%) TOGAF
16 4 (1.37%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (8.53%) Perl
2 19 (6.48%) Python
3 12 (4.10%) SQL
4 8 (2.73%) R
5 2 (0.68%) C
6 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 160 (54.61%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (42.66%) CCNP
3 88 (30.03%) CCIE
4 28 (9.56%) CCNA
5 18 (6.14%) CCSE
6 13 (4.44%) CCDP
7 11 (3.75%) CCSA
8 10 (3.41%) CCSP
9 6 (2.05%) Degree
9 6 (2.05%) CISSP
9 6 (2.05%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.37%) CCDA
10 4 (1.37%) CCA
10 4 (1.37%) CCDE
11 2 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.68%) NCDA
11 2 (0.68%) NCIE
12 1 (0.34%) VTSP
12 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.02%) SLA
2 2 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (5.80%) vSphere
3 15 (5.12%) ProxySG
4 13 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 11 (3.75%) FreeRADIUS
5 11 (3.75%) Snort
6 9 (3.07%) Firmware
7 5 (1.71%) XenServer
7 5 (1.71%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.37%) Nmap
8 4 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.37%) vCloud
9 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.68%) XenApp
10 1 (0.34%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 18 (6.14%) RANCID
2 14 (4.78%) CA Spectrum
2 14 (4.78%) OpenNMS
3 8 (2.73%) FortiGate
4 7 (2.39%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (1.71%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (1.71%) Puppet
6 4 (1.37%) Nessus
6 4 (1.37%) SCOrch
6 4 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.02%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.68%) SCOM
8 2 (0.68%) Cisco LMS
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.34%) Legato
9 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 288 (98.29%) Cisco
2 113 (38.57%) CheckPoint
3 109 (37.20%) F5
4 101 (34.47%) Juniper
5 49 (16.72%) Blue Coat
6 39 (13.31%) Citrix
7 38 (12.97%) VMware
8 36 (12.29%) SolarWinds
9 24 (8.19%) Fortinet
10 21 (7.17%) IBM
11 16 (5.46%) HP
12 14 (4.78%) CA
12 14 (4.78%) Splunk
12 14 (4.78%) Riverbed
13 13 (4.44%) Infoblox
14 12 (4.10%) NetApp
15 10 (3.41%) Microsoft
15 10 (3.41%) Oracle
16 9 (3.07%) EMC
17 8 (2.73%) Mercator
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