Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Cisco Nexus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Nexus
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 216 203
Rank change year-on-year -22 -13 +25
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 18 34 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 4.73% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 36
City of London median daily rate £420 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -12.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £349 £248 £336
90th Percentile £538 £561 £538
Central London median daily rate £400 £450 £500
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Cisco Nexus is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 833 719 974
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.92% 10.59% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 548 759
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £182 £203 £265
90th Percentile £638 £638 £588
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 11
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.31% +3.43% -2.67%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.74 £11.50
90th Percentile £33.00 £30.15 £26.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.31% +0.56% +0.11%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in the City of London

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in the City of London

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in the City of London

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Nexus in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (72.22%) Firewall
3 12 (66.67%) Wireless
4 11 (61.11%) OSPF
4 11 (61.11%) WAN
5 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
5 10 (55.56%) MPLS
5 10 (55.56%) CCNP
5 10 (55.56%) BGP
6 9 (50.00%) Network Security
6 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (50.00%) F5
7 8 (44.44%) ISDN
7 8 (44.44%) LAN
8 7 (38.89%) VPN
8 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
9 6 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (33.33%) Blue Coat
9 6 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (33.33%) ITIL
9 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (27.78%) Riverbed
10 5 (27.78%) DHCP
10 5 (27.78%) CCNA
10 5 (27.78%) Finance
10 5 (27.78%) ProxySG
11 4 (22.22%) Wireshark
11 4 (22.22%) XMPP

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) Wireless
3 11 (61.11%) OSPF
3 11 (61.11%) WAN
4 10 (55.56%) BGP
4 10 (55.56%) MPLS
5 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (50.00%) Network Security
6 8 (44.44%) ISDN
6 8 (44.44%) LAN
7 7 (38.89%) VPN
8 6 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (27.78%) DHCP
10 4 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (22.22%) DNS
10 4 (22.22%) MGCP
10 4 (22.22%) NX-OS
10 4 (22.22%) Wireshark
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XMPP
2 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Change Management
2 4 (22.22%) Network Management
3 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Network Design
4 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Security Management
5 1 (5.56%) API Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) CCNP
3 5 (27.78%) CCNA
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.56%) CCSE
5 1 (5.56%) CCSM
5 1 (5.56%) GIAC
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) ProxySG
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.56%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 9 (50.00%) F5
4 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
5 6 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 5 (27.78%) Riverbed
7 4 (22.22%) Meraki
8 3 (16.67%) Juniper
9 2 (11.11%) Bloomberg
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.11%) NetScout
9 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
9 2 (11.11%) Reuters
9 2 (11.11%) SevOne
9 2 (11.11%) Sun
10 1 (5.56%) Aruba
10 1 (5.56%) Citrix
10 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
10 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
10 1 (5.56%) Sony