Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 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
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 163 204 243
Rank change year-on-year +41 +39 -28
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 17 53 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.40% 0.79% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.07% 7.02% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 43 8
Median daily rate £465 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £402 £408 £391
90th Percentile £610 £568 £506
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 418 755 796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.91% 11.19% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 571 626
Median daily rate £450 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £207 £180 £231
90th Percentile £655 £650 £625
Central London median daily rate £450 £455 £450
% change year-on-year -1.10% +1.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 19
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.32 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.15% +21.84% -7.89%
10th Percentile £17.16 £16.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £41.65 £37.50 £26.05
Median hourly rate £33.76 £20.65 £16.35
% change year-on-year +63.54% +26.27% -18.57%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco Nexus in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in the City of London

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco Nexus in the City of London over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in the City of London

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cisco Nexus in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Cisco Nexus in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (70.59%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) OSPF
3 10 (58.82%) Juniper
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (52.94%) CCNP
5 7 (41.18%) BGP
5 7 (41.18%) Banking
6 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
6 6 (35.29%) VPN
6 6 (35.29%) MPLS
7 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
8 4 (23.53%) F5
8 4 (23.53%) Ansible
8 4 (23.53%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (23.53%) WAN
8 4 (23.53%) Front Office
8 4 (23.53%) Migration
8 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
9 3 (17.65%) Wireshark
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (17.65%) Network Security
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
9 3 (17.65%) Puppet
9 3 (17.65%) Junos
9 3 (17.65%) 4G
9 3 (17.65%) Change Management
9 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
9 3 (17.65%) JNCIP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) OSPF
3 7 (41.18%) BGP
4 6 (35.29%) MPLS
4 6 (35.29%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) WAN
6 3 (17.65%) 3G
6 3 (17.65%) 4G
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
6 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
6 3 (17.65%) IPv4
6 3 (17.65%) IPv6
6 3 (17.65%) Junos
6 3 (17.65%) Network Security
6 3 (17.65%) NX-OS
6 3 (17.65%) UMTS
6 3 (17.65%) VLAN
6 3 (17.65%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Front Office
3 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Retail
5 1 (5.88%) Back Office
5 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Network Support
3 4 (23.53%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Security Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Support
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) CentOS
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Change Management
2 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy
2 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (17.65%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (11.76%) Project Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) High-Frequency Trading
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) ITSM
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CCNP
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCSP
2 3 (17.65%) JNCIP
3 2 (11.76%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Ansible
2 3 (17.65%) Nagios
2 3 (17.65%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Endace
3 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.88%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) Juniper
3 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) F5
4 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
5 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
5 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
5 3 (17.65%) Zscaler
6 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.88%) Arista
6 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) NetScout
6 1 (5.88%) Sun
6 1 (5.88%) VMware