The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 302 353 325
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -28
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 98 63 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.26% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.55% 2.23% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 41 59
Average daily rate
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£420 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £310 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-45.00% +42.85%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2762 2829 3577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.06% 11.67% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1720 1774 2066
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 116 165
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Cisco Nexus
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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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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 +31 24 £375 - 13
Bromley - 1 - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 157 (98.74%) Cisco
2 91 (57.23%) Firewall
3 79 (49.69%) Cisco Certification
4 63 (39.62%) CheckPoint
5 56 (35.22%) CCNP
6 55 (34.59%) Juniper
7 53 (33.33%) F5
8 51 (32.08%) BGP
9 49 (30.82%) WAN
9 49 (30.82%) Cisco ASA
10 47 (29.56%) Network Security
11 46 (28.93%) VPN
12 42 (26.42%) LAN
12 42 (26.42%) OSPF
13 34 (21.38%) Finance
14 33 (20.75%) MPLS
15 30 (18.87%) Cisco IOS
15 30 (18.87%) Load Balancing
16 29 (18.24%) VMware
17 26 (16.35%) Migration
18 25 (15.72%) VLAN
19 24 (15.09%) Banking
19 24 (15.09%) Wireless
20 23 (14.47%) Blue Coat
21 22 (13.84%) DNS
22 19 (11.95%) CCIE
22 19 (11.95%) Windows
22 19 (11.95%) EIGRP
22 19 (11.95%) NetScaler
22 19 (11.95%) Multicast

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (3.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.52%) IIS
3 4 (2.52%) Lync
4 3 (1.89%) Apache
5 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
2 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 91 (57.23%) Firewall
2 51 (32.08%) BGP
3 49 (30.82%) WAN
3 49 (30.82%) Cisco ASA
4 47 (29.56%) Network Security
5 46 (28.93%) VPN
6 42 (26.42%) LAN
6 42 (26.42%) OSPF
7 33 (20.75%) MPLS
8 30 (18.87%) Cisco IOS
9 25 (15.72%) VLAN
10 24 (15.09%) Wireless
11 22 (13.84%) DNS
12 19 (11.95%) EIGRP
12 19 (11.95%) NetScaler
12 19 (11.95%) Multicast
13 18 (11.32%) TCP/IP
14 14 (8.81%) DHCP
14 14 (8.81%) SAN
14 14 (8.81%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.89%) DB2
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) ProC
1 1 (0.63%) MSI
1 1 (0.63%) InstallShield
General
1 34 (21.38%) Finance
2 24 (15.09%) Banking
3 13 (8.18%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.03%) Retail
5 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.89%) German Language
5 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.89%) Publishing
6 2 (1.26%) Front Office
6 2 (1.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.63%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 90 (56.60%) Network Engineer
2 29 (18.24%) Security Engineer
3 26 (16.35%) Consultant
4 23 (14.47%) Network Security Engineer
5 22 (13.84%) Senior Network Engineer
6 16 (10.06%) Network Consultant
7 15 (9.43%) Architect
8 14 (8.81%) Cisco Engineer
9 11 (6.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 11 (6.92%) Network Support
10 7 (4.40%) Senior Security Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (3.77%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.77%) Administrator
11 6 (3.77%) Network Administrator
12 5 (3.14%) Network Support Engineer
12 5 (3.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 5 (3.14%) Network Architect
12 5 (3.14%) Cisco Consultant
12 5 (3.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.52%) XMPP
2 3 (1.89%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.66%) FlexPod
2 5 (3.14%) Clustering
3 4 (2.52%) CLARiiON
4 3 (1.89%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.26%) Derivative
6 1 (0.63%) Open Source
6 1 (0.63%) IVR
6 1 (0.63%) Replication
6 1 (0.63%) FMCG
6 1 (0.63%) PKI
6 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.63%) Handset
6 1 (0.63%) NHS
6 1 (0.63%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.95%) Windows
2 16 (10.06%) Linux
3 11 (6.92%) UNIX
4 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.77%) AIX
6 4 (2.52%) Windows 2000
6 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.89%) SUSE
7 3 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.89%) Solaris
7 3 (1.89%) NetWare
8 2 (1.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.87%) Load Balancing
2 26 (16.35%) Migration
3 18 (11.32%) ITIL
4 13 (8.18%) Network Design
5 11 (6.92%) Network Management
6 9 (5.66%) Project Management
7 8 (5.03%) Network Architecture
8 7 (4.40%) Asset Management
8 7 (4.40%) Change Management
9 5 (3.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (2.52%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.52%) Data Protection
10 4 (2.52%) Low Latency
10 4 (2.52%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (1.89%) Investment Management
11 3 (1.89%) Time Management
11 3 (1.89%) E-Commerce
11 3 (1.89%) Service Management
11 3 (1.89%) BCP
12 2 (1.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.14%) SQL
2 3 (1.89%) C
3 2 (1.26%) Python
4 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.63%) VBScript
4 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 79 (49.69%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (35.22%) CCNP
3 19 (11.95%) CCIE
4 18 (11.32%) CCNA
5 9 (5.66%) CCDP
6 8 (5.03%) Degree
7 7 (4.40%) CCSE
8 6 (3.77%) SC Cleared
8 6 (3.77%) Security Cleared
9 5 (3.14%) JNCIS
9 5 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.89%) CCSP
11 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.26%) MCSE
11 2 (1.26%) CCVP
11 2 (1.26%) VTSP
11 2 (1.26%) VCP5
12 1 (0.63%) CCSA
12 1 (0.63%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.26%) SLA
2 2 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.03%) vSphere
4 7 (4.40%) Snort
5 5 (3.14%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.89%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.26%) ProxySG
7 2 (1.26%) vCloud
7 2 (1.26%) XenApp
7 2 (1.26%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.63%) KVM
8 1 (0.63%) RHEV
8 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.63%) XenServer
8 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (3.77%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (3.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.52%) OPNET
3 4 (2.52%) SCCM
3 4 (2.52%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (1.89%) SCOrch
4 3 (1.89%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.26%) Nagios
5 2 (1.26%) Cacti
5 2 (1.26%) SCOM
5 2 (1.26%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.63%) WMI
6 1 (0.63%) OpenView
6 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.63%) Legato
Vendors
1 157 (98.74%) Cisco
2 63 (39.62%) CheckPoint
3 55 (34.59%) Juniper
4 53 (33.33%) F5
5 29 (18.24%) VMware
6 23 (14.47%) Blue Coat
7 18 (11.32%) Citrix
7 18 (11.32%) HP
8 16 (10.06%) NetApp
9 11 (6.92%) Sourcefire
10 10 (6.29%) SolarWinds
11 9 (5.66%) Microsoft
12 7 (4.40%) Aruba
13 6 (3.77%) Dell
13 6 (3.77%) EMC
14 5 (3.14%) Fortinet
14 5 (3.14%) CA
14 5 (3.14%) IBM
15 4 (2.52%) McAfee
15 4 (2.52%) Red Hat
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