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 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 268 351 353
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 144 67 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.85% 2.26% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 41 21
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
2968 2959 3079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.81% 12.15% 14.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2014 1935 1949
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 79 164
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.67 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -9.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.80% -2.38%

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 December 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 17 December 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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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 +43 46 £388 -11.42% 10
Canary Wharf - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Greenford - - - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 289 (98.30%) Cisco
2 188 (63.95%) Firewall
3 154 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
4 143 (48.64%) BGP
5 119 (40.48%) OSPF
6 117 (39.80%) CCNP
7 115 (39.12%) CheckPoint
8 110 (37.41%) Cisco ASA
9 97 (32.99%) F5
9 97 (32.99%) VPN
10 94 (31.97%) LAN
11 85 (28.91%) WAN
11 85 (28.91%) CCIE
12 84 (28.57%) Juniper
13 71 (24.15%) Network Security
14 65 (22.11%) Load Balancing
15 63 (21.43%) Finance
16 61 (20.75%) DNS
17 59 (20.07%) Cisco IOS
18 58 (19.73%) TCP/IP
19 57 (19.39%) EIGRP
20 46 (15.65%) MPLS
21 45 (15.31%) Wireless
22 44 (14.97%) VLAN
22 44 (14.97%) NetScaler
23 43 (14.63%) HSRP
23 43 (14.63%) Blue Coat
23 43 (14.63%) DHCP
24 42 (14.29%) IPsec
25 40 (13.61%) VMware

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 17 (5.78%) IIS
2 13 (4.42%) Apache
3 12 (4.08%) MS Exchange
4 11 (3.74%) Lync
4 11 (3.74%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 188 (63.95%) Firewall
2 143 (48.64%) BGP
3 119 (40.48%) OSPF
4 110 (37.41%) Cisco ASA
5 97 (32.99%) VPN
6 94 (31.97%) LAN
7 85 (28.91%) WAN
8 71 (24.15%) Network Security
9 61 (20.75%) DNS
10 59 (20.07%) Cisco IOS
11 58 (19.73%) TCP/IP
12 57 (19.39%) EIGRP
13 46 (15.65%) MPLS
14 45 (15.31%) Wireless
15 44 (14.97%) VLAN
15 44 (14.97%) NetScaler
16 43 (14.63%) HSRP
16 43 (14.63%) DHCP
17 42 (14.29%) IPsec
18 38 (12.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.08%) DB2
3 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.34%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (1.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.34%) ProC
General
1 63 (21.43%) Finance
2 35 (11.90%) Banking
3 18 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.44%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.06%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.38%) Games
7 5 (1.70%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.70%) Retail
8 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.02%) Law
9 2 (0.68%) Publishing
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 160 (54.42%) Network Engineer
2 46 (15.65%) Consultant
3 43 (14.63%) Security Engineer
4 37 (12.59%) Network Security Engineer
5 30 (10.20%) Senior Network Engineer
6 28 (9.52%) Network Consultant
6 28 (9.52%) Architect
7 27 (9.18%) Cisco Engineer
8 19 (6.46%) Support Engineer
9 18 (6.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 16 (5.44%) Cisco Consultant
11 13 (4.42%) Cisco Support Engineer
11 13 (4.42%) Cisco Support
12 12 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
13 10 (3.40%) Network Architect
13 10 (3.40%) Cisco Network Consultant
14 9 (3.06%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
15 8 (2.72%) Senior Security Engineer
15 8 (2.72%) Senior Network Security Engineer
16 7 (2.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.08%) Regular Expression
2 7 (2.38%) CSS
3 3 (1.02%) Web Services
4 2 (0.68%) CGI
5 1 (0.34%) XMPP
5 1 (0.34%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.52%) FlexPod
2 16 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.74%) Clustering
4 7 (2.38%) Hedge funds
5 6 (2.04%) Online Games
6 5 (1.70%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.36%) Open Source
8 3 (1.02%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.02%) EPoS
9 2 (0.68%) NHS
9 2 (0.68%) Replication
9 2 (0.68%) PKI
10 1 (0.34%) SecurID
10 1 (0.34%) Statistics
10 1 (0.34%) Handset
10 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (10.88%) Windows
2 25 (8.50%) Linux
3 24 (8.16%) UNIX
4 13 (4.42%) AIX
5 12 (4.08%) SUSE
5 12 (4.08%) Oracle Linux
6 10 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.36%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.34%) CentOS
11 1 (0.34%) MVS
11 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (22.11%) Load Balancing
2 34 (11.56%) Change Management
3 25 (8.50%) Network Design
4 24 (8.16%) Low Latency
5 23 (7.82%) Network Management
6 22 (7.48%) Service Management
6 22 (7.48%) Migration
7 18 (6.12%) Line Management
8 14 (4.76%) ITIL
9 12 (4.08%) E-Commerce
10 9 (3.06%) Mentoring
10 9 (3.06%) Data Protection
10 9 (3.06%) Asset Management
11 7 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (2.38%) Network Architecture
11 7 (2.38%) BCP
12 6 (2.04%) Service Delivery
13 5 (1.70%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (1.70%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (1.36%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.44%) Perl
2 15 (5.10%) SQL
3 9 (3.06%) Python
4 8 (2.72%) R
Qualifications
1 154 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (39.80%) CCNP
3 85 (28.91%) CCIE
4 21 (7.14%) CCSE
5 19 (6.46%) CCNA
6 17 (5.78%) CCDP
7 10 (3.40%) CCSP
8 9 (3.06%) CCSA
9 6 (2.04%) CISSP
9 6 (2.04%) Degree
9 6 (2.04%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.36%) CCA
10 4 (1.36%) CCDA
10 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.36%) CCDE
11 3 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.02%) MCSE
12 2 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.68%) NCDA
12 2 (0.68%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.02%) SLA
2 2 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 16 (5.44%) vSphere
2 15 (5.10%) Hyper-V
2 15 (5.10%) Snort
3 14 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (4.42%) FreeRADIUS
4 13 (4.42%) Active Directory
4 13 (4.42%) ProxySG
5 9 (3.06%) Firmware
6 4 (1.36%) Nmap
7 3 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.34%) vCloud
9 1 (0.34%) XenApp
9 1 (0.34%) XenServer
9 1 (0.34%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 17 (5.78%) RANCID
2 15 (5.10%) CA Spectrum
3 14 (4.76%) OpenNMS
4 9 (3.06%) SCOrch
5 6 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (1.70%) FortiGate
7 4 (1.36%) Nessus
7 4 (1.36%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (1.02%) SCOM
9 2 (0.68%) Legato
9 2 (0.68%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.68%) SCCM
9 2 (0.68%) Cisco LMS
10 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.34%) Puppet
10 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 289 (98.30%) Cisco
2 115 (39.12%) CheckPoint
3 97 (32.99%) F5
4 84 (28.57%) Juniper
5 43 (14.63%) Blue Coat
6 40 (13.61%) VMware
6 40 (13.61%) Citrix
7 23 (7.82%) HP
8 20 (6.80%) IBM
8 20 (6.80%) SolarWinds
9 17 (5.78%) NetApp
9 17 (5.78%) Microsoft
10 15 (5.10%) CA
11 13 (4.42%) Fortinet
12 12 (4.08%) Oracle
12 12 (4.08%) Dell
12 12 (4.08%) Riverbed
13 11 (3.74%) Sourcefire
14 8 (2.72%) Infoblox
15 6 (2.04%) EMC
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