Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 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
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 202 207
Rank change year-on-year -26 +5 +17
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 24 41 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.62% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.22% 4.24% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 54
City of London median daily rate £463 £488 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.13% +19.63% +1.88%
10th Percentile £354 £330 £311
90th Percentile £568 £538 £513
Central London median daily rate £463 £475 £418
% change year-on-year -2.63% +13.77% -0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
City of London median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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 745 968 1102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.49% 14.53% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 744 826
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £212 £287 £263
90th Percentile £638 £588 £575
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 31
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.67% -7.79%
10th Percentile £11.68 £11.50 £14.25
90th Percentile £23.52 £48.63 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.98
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.67% -5.37%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (70.83%) Data Centre
3 14 (58.33%) Firewall
4 11 (45.83%) BGP
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (37.50%) CCNP
6 9 (37.50%) CCIE
6 9 (37.50%) WAN
7 8 (33.33%) VPN
7 8 (33.33%) MPLS
7 8 (33.33%) OSPF
7 8 (33.33%) IPsec
8 7 (29.17%) Migration
8 7 (29.17%) EIGRP
8 7 (29.17%) F5
8 7 (29.17%) Network Design
9 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
9 6 (25.00%) VMware
9 6 (25.00%) Wireless
9 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 5 (20.83%) Citrix
10 5 (20.83%) Finance
10 5 (20.83%) Network Security
11 4 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (16.67%) VLAN
11 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
11 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (16.67%) Internet
11 4 (16.67%) SSL

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 1 (4.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) BGP
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (37.50%) WAN
4 8 (33.33%) IPsec
4 8 (33.33%) MPLS
4 8 (33.33%) OSPF
4 8 (33.33%) VPN
5 7 (29.17%) EIGRP
6 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (25.00%) Wireless
7 5 (20.83%) Network Security
8 4 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (16.67%) Internet
8 4 (16.67%) LAN
8 4 (16.67%) SSL
8 4 (16.67%) VLAN
8 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (12.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) InfluxDB
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) CentOS
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
1 7 (29.17%) Network Design
2 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.33%) Low Latency
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (4.17%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (8.33%) Perl
1 2 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (37.50%) CCIE
2 9 (37.50%) CCNP
3 4 (16.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 3 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) CCDA
5 2 (8.33%) CCDP
5 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) CCNA
6 1 (4.17%) CCSP
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) iptables
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) VMware NSX
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Cacti
1 3 (12.50%) SELinux
2 2 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) Ansible
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.17%) Grafana
3 1 (4.17%) Icinga
3 1 (4.17%) OPNET
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Salt
3 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
3 1 (4.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) F5
3 6 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) Juniper
5 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 3 (12.50%) Arista
6 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.50%) Riverbed
7 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
7 2 (8.33%) HP
8 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.17%) NetScout
8 1 (4.17%) Nokia
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds