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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 271 366 319
Rank change year-on-year
+95 -47
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 153 68 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.81% 2.19% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 40 58
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £20.09
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
3179 3100 3601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.98% 12.33% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2032 2026 2158
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £232 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 91 177
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +51 39 £425 +13.33% 12
Croydon - 2 £456 - 2
Greenford - - - - 1
Hayes - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 221 (98.66%) Cisco
2 142 (63.39%) Firewall
3 107 (47.77%) Cisco Certification
4 97 (43.30%) CheckPoint
5 83 (37.05%) BGP
6 82 (36.61%) VPN
7 76 (33.93%) CCNP
8 73 (32.59%) LAN
9 70 (31.25%) WAN
9 70 (31.25%) OSPF
10 69 (30.80%) Network Security
11 66 (29.46%) Cisco ASA
11 66 (29.46%) F5
12 61 (27.23%) Juniper
13 53 (23.66%) Cisco IOS
14 52 (23.21%) Load Balancing
15 48 (21.43%) DNS
16 43 (19.20%) Finance
17 42 (18.75%) VLAN
18 39 (17.41%) TCP/IP
18 39 (17.41%) HSRP
19 36 (16.07%) CCIE
20 34 (15.18%) VMware
21 33 (14.73%) Citrix
22 32 (14.29%) DHCP
22 32 (14.29%) Wireless
22 32 (14.29%) NetScaler
23 31 (13.84%) Migration
23 31 (13.84%) SAN
23 31 (13.84%) EIGRP

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (6.70%) IIS
2 12 (5.36%) Apache
3 11 (4.91%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.46%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (3.57%) Lync
7 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (4.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 142 (63.39%) Firewall
2 83 (37.05%) BGP
3 82 (36.61%) VPN
4 73 (32.59%) LAN
5 70 (31.25%) WAN
5 70 (31.25%) OSPF
6 69 (30.80%) Network Security
7 66 (29.46%) Cisco ASA
8 53 (23.66%) Cisco IOS
9 48 (21.43%) DNS
10 42 (18.75%) VLAN
11 39 (17.41%) TCP/IP
11 39 (17.41%) HSRP
12 32 (14.29%) DHCP
12 32 (14.29%) Wireless
12 32 (14.29%) NetScaler
13 31 (13.84%) SAN
13 31 (13.84%) EIGRP
14 29 (12.95%) VRRP
14 29 (12.95%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.91%) DB2
3 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) MSI
1 1 (0.45%) ProC
1 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (19.20%) Finance
2 27 (12.05%) Banking
3 11 (4.91%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.57%) Retail
5 7 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.68%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.23%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.34%) Publishing
9 2 (0.89%) Law
10 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 113 (50.45%) Network Engineer
2 44 (19.64%) Security Engineer
3 39 (17.41%) Consultant
4 35 (15.63%) Network Security Engineer
5 27 (12.05%) Network Consultant
6 26 (11.61%) Senior Network Engineer
7 24 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
8 21 (9.38%) Architect
9 17 (7.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 12 (5.36%) Support Engineer
10 12 (5.36%) Cisco Consultant
10 12 (5.36%) Cisco Support
11 11 (4.91%) Infrastructure Architect
11 11 (4.91%) Senior Security Engineer
12 9 (4.02%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 9 (4.02%) Cisco Network Consultant
13 8 (3.57%) Cisco Support Engineer
13 8 (3.57%) Analyst
13 8 (3.57%) Network Support
14 7 (3.13%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.91%) Regular Expression
2 9 (4.02%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (2.68%) CSS
4 5 (2.23%) XMPP
5 2 (0.89%) Web Services
6 1 (0.45%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.59%) FlexPod
2 14 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.46%) Clustering
4 7 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.68%) Hedge funds
5 6 (2.68%) Firmware
6 5 (2.23%) Open Source
7 3 (1.34%) CLARiiON
7 3 (1.34%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.34%) EPoS
8 2 (0.89%) Replication
8 2 (0.89%) PKI
9 1 (0.45%) SecurID
9 1 (0.45%) Handset
9 1 (0.45%) IVR
9 1 (0.45%) NHS
9 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.39%) Windows
2 26 (11.61%) Linux
3 19 (8.48%) UNIX
4 14 (6.25%) AIX
5 11 (4.91%) SUSE
5 11 (4.91%) Oracle Linux
6 8 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.34%) Solaris
9 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.45%) MVS
10 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (23.21%) Load Balancing
2 31 (13.84%) Migration
3 26 (11.61%) Change Management
4 15 (6.70%) Service Management
4 15 (6.70%) Network Management
5 14 (6.25%) Line Management
5 14 (6.25%) Network Design
5 14 (6.25%) ITIL
6 13 (5.80%) Low Latency
7 12 (5.36%) Mentoring
8 9 (4.02%) Network Architecture
8 9 (4.02%) Data Protection
9 8 (3.57%) Asset Management
10 7 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (3.13%) BCP
11 5 (2.23%) Service Delivery
11 5 (2.23%) Project Management
12 4 (1.79%) Root Cause Analysis
13 3 (1.34%) Project Planning
13 3 (1.34%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.25%) SQL
2 9 (4.02%) Perl
3 7 (3.13%) R
4 1 (0.45%) C
4 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 107 (47.77%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (33.93%) CCNP
3 36 (16.07%) CCIE
4 20 (8.93%) CCNA
5 15 (6.70%) CCSE
6 11 (4.91%) CCDP
7 9 (4.02%) Degree
8 6 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.23%) CISSP
9 5 (2.23%) CCSP
9 5 (2.23%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.79%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.79%) JNCIS
11 3 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.34%) CCSA
11 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.89%) CCDE
12 2 (0.89%) VCP5
12 2 (0.89%) CCDA
12 2 (0.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.34%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.89%) QA
3 2 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (6.70%) Active Directory
1 15 (6.70%) Snort
1 15 (6.70%) vSphere
2 13 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.36%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.46%) FreeRADIUS
5 5 (2.23%) ProxySG
6 4 (1.79%) Nmap
7 2 (0.89%) XenServer
7 2 (0.89%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.45%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.45%) vCloud
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (6.70%) CA Spectrum
2 9 (4.02%) OpenNMS
2 9 (4.02%) RANCID
3 8 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (3.57%) SCOrch
4 4 (1.79%) FortiGate
4 4 (1.79%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (1.79%) OPNET
4 4 (1.79%) Nessus
5 3 (1.34%) SCCM
5 3 (1.34%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.89%) SCOM
6 2 (0.89%) Legato
6 2 (0.89%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.89%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.45%) Nagios
7 1 (0.45%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 221 (98.66%) Cisco
2 97 (43.30%) CheckPoint
3 66 (29.46%) F5
4 61 (27.23%) Juniper
5 34 (15.18%) VMware
6 33 (14.73%) Citrix
7 28 (12.50%) Blue Coat
8 18 (8.04%) HP
9 17 (7.59%) Microsoft
10 16 (7.14%) CA
10 16 (7.14%) NetApp
11 15 (6.70%) IBM
11 15 (6.70%) SolarWinds
12 14 (6.25%) Sourcefire
13 12 (5.36%) Dell
14 11 (4.91%) Oracle
15 8 (3.57%) EMC
16 7 (3.13%) Aruba
17 5 (2.23%) CommVault
17 5 (2.23%) BMC
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