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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 300 356 328
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -28
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 110 59 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.66% 2.10% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 39 37
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £233 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £180.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-88.05% +554.54%
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
3004 2808 3077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.47% 11.59% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1941 1822 1919
Average daily rate £375 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% -1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 87 135
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.25 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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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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 32 £431 +7.81% 14
Canary Wharf - 2 £500 -
Uxbridge 0 1 - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 251 (97.67%) Cisco
2 172 (66.93%) Firewall
3 150 (58.37%) Cisco Certification
4 119 (46.30%) F5
5 116 (45.14%) Juniper
6 113 (43.97%) Cisco ASA
7 112 (43.58%) BGP
8 102 (39.69%) CCNP
9 98 (38.13%) CheckPoint
10 92 (35.80%) OSPF
11 88 (34.24%) LAN
12 76 (29.57%) VPN
13 75 (29.18%) WAN
14 73 (28.40%) MPLS
15 68 (26.46%) Finance
16 64 (24.90%) CCIE
17 52 (20.23%) Wireless
17 52 (20.23%) Load Balancing
18 51 (19.84%) Blue Coat
19 49 (19.07%) EIGRP
20 43 (16.73%) CCNA
20 43 (16.73%) VMware
21 41 (15.95%) VLAN
21 41 (15.95%) Network Security
22 40 (15.56%) SolarWinds
23 39 (15.18%) DNS
24 38 (14.79%) TCP/IP
25 37 (14.40%) NetScaler
26 36 (14.01%) Cisco IOS
27 34 (13.23%) Multicast

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (3.50%) IIS
2 5 (1.95%) Apache
2 5 (1.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.95%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.95%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.17%) Lync
4 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.50%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.78%) MS Project
5 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.78%) SaaS
2 2 (0.78%) PaaS
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 172 (66.93%) Firewall
2 113 (43.97%) Cisco ASA
3 112 (43.58%) BGP
4 92 (35.80%) OSPF
5 88 (34.24%) LAN
6 76 (29.57%) VPN
7 75 (29.18%) WAN
8 73 (28.40%) MPLS
9 52 (20.23%) Wireless
10 49 (19.07%) EIGRP
11 41 (15.95%) VLAN
11 41 (15.95%) Network Security
12 39 (15.18%) DNS
13 38 (14.79%) TCP/IP
14 37 (14.40%) NetScaler
15 36 (14.01%) Cisco IOS
16 34 (13.23%) Multicast
17 33 (12.84%) IPsec
18 31 (12.06%) Internet
19 29 (11.28%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.95%) Big Data
3 4 (1.56%) DB2
4 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 68 (26.46%) Finance
2 34 (13.23%) Banking
3 21 (8.17%) Investment Banking
4 13 (5.06%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.11%) Games
6 6 (2.33%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.17%) Retail
8 2 (0.78%) Publishing
8 2 (0.78%) Back Office
8 2 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.39%) German Language
9 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 154 (59.92%) Network Engineer
2 24 (9.34%) Architect
3 22 (8.56%) Consultant
3 22 (8.56%) Cisco Engineer
3 22 (8.56%) Security Engineer
4 20 (7.78%) Senior Network Engineer
4 20 (7.78%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (6.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 16 (6.23%) Network Architect
6 13 (5.06%) Support Engineer
7 11 (4.28%) Network Consultant
7 11 (4.28%) Operations Engineer
8 9 (3.50%) Analyst
9 8 (3.11%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (3.11%) Network Analyst
9 8 (3.11%) Network Support
10 7 (2.72%) Network Support Engineer
10 7 (2.72%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (2.33%) Design Engineer
11 6 (2.33%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.33%) Web Services
2 4 (1.56%) LAMP
2 4 (1.56%) XMPP
2 4 (1.56%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.78%) CGI
4 1 (0.39%) MFC
4 1 (0.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.28%) FlexPod
3 8 (3.11%) Online Games
4 7 (2.72%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (1.95%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.95%) PKI
5 5 (1.95%) Hedge funds
5 5 (1.95%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.17%) Spread Betting
7 3 (1.17%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.17%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.78%) Open Source
8 2 (0.78%) Eurex
8 2 (0.78%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.39%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.39%) Statistics
9 1 (0.39%) Replication
9 1 (0.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.12%) Linux
2 23 (8.95%) Windows
3 13 (5.06%) UNIX
4 4 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.56%) AIX
4 4 (1.56%) SUSE
5 3 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.78%) CentOS
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Debian
7 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (20.23%) Load Balancing
2 34 (13.23%) ITIL
3 30 (11.67%) E-Commerce
4 27 (10.51%) Network Management
5 25 (9.73%) Network Design
6 23 (8.95%) Low Latency
7 17 (6.61%) Mentoring
8 16 (6.23%) Network Monitoring
8 16 (6.23%) Service Management
9 15 (5.84%) Project Management
9 15 (5.84%) Incident Management
10 13 (5.06%) Service Delivery
10 13 (5.06%) Change Management
11 11 (4.28%) CRM
12 10 (3.89%) Migration
13 9 (3.50%) Kalman Filter
14 8 (3.11%) TOGAF
15 7 (2.72%) PRINCE2
16 6 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
17 5 (1.95%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.78%) Python
2 15 (5.84%) Perl
3 13 (5.06%) SQL
4 3 (1.17%) C
5 1 (0.39%) PHP
5 1 (0.39%) Lisp
5 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 150 (58.37%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (39.69%) CCNP
3 64 (24.90%) CCIE
4 43 (16.73%) CCNA
5 12 (4.67%) CCSE
6 11 (4.28%) Security Cleared
7 9 (3.50%) CCSA
7 9 (3.50%) CCDP
8 7 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (2.33%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.56%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.56%) MCP
11 4 (1.56%) MCSE
11 4 (1.56%) MCSA
11 4 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.56%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (1.56%) MCITP
12 3 (1.17%) Degree
12 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.50%) SLA
2 4 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.78%) QA
4 1 (0.39%) PMBOK
System Software
1 21 (8.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.61%) Hyper-V
3 15 (5.84%) vSphere
4 12 (4.67%) XenServer
4 12 (4.67%) ProxySG
5 9 (3.50%) Active Directory
6 8 (3.11%) vCloud
7 6 (2.33%) Snort
8 4 (1.56%) Firmware
8 4 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.56%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (0.78%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.39%) XenApp
10 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.39%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (4.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (3.50%) FortiGate
3 8 (3.11%) RANCID
4 7 (2.72%) CA Spectrum
4 7 (2.72%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (1.95%) Puppet
6 4 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.56%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (1.56%) OPNET
6 4 (1.56%) OpenNMS
7 3 (1.17%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (1.17%) SCOM
8 2 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.78%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.78%) Iperf
9 1 (0.39%) vMotion
9 1 (0.39%) OpenView
9 1 (0.39%) Nagios
9 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 251 (97.67%) Cisco
2 119 (46.30%) F5
3 116 (45.14%) Juniper
4 98 (38.13%) CheckPoint
5 51 (19.84%) Blue Coat
6 43 (16.73%) VMware
7 40 (15.56%) SolarWinds
8 32 (12.45%) Citrix
9 25 (9.73%) Fortinet
10 22 (8.56%) HP
11 19 (7.39%) IBM
12 18 (7.00%) Riverbed
13 16 (6.23%) NetApp
14 13 (5.06%) Infoblox
15 12 (4.67%) Splunk
15 12 (4.67%) Microsoft
16 11 (4.28%) Brocade
17 10 (3.89%) McAfee
17 10 (3.89%) EMC
18 9 (3.50%) Nokia
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