Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 216 234 201
Rank change year-on-year +18 -33 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 37 16 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.54% 0.23% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.10% 2.18% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 28
City of London median daily rate £484 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -2.70% +17.46%
10th Percentile £406 £355 £322
90th Percentile £589 £575 £538
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £448
% change year-on-year +5.56% +0.56% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 - £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 - £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 726 734 857
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.67% 10.39% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 576 660
City of London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £163 £225 £302
90th Percentile £634 £625 £588
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 13
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £19.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -14.66% -2.83%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £13.33
90th Percentile £25.50 £22.85 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.88 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +14.42% -13.16% -2.56%

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 17 January 2019.

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

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the City of London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 1 £250 -
Cisco Nexus
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (75.68%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (56.76%) Firewall
4 20 (54.05%) CCNP
5 19 (51.35%) BGP
5 19 (51.35%) CheckPoint
5 19 (51.35%) Wireless
5 19 (51.35%) F5
6 18 (48.65%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (45.95%) OSPF
8 16 (43.24%) VPN
8 16 (43.24%) Network Security
9 15 (40.54%) WAN
10 13 (35.14%) DHCP
10 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
11 12 (32.43%) DNS
11 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
12 11 (29.73%) ISDN
12 11 (29.73%) LAN
13 10 (27.03%) ITIL
13 10 (27.03%) MPLS
13 10 (27.03%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (24.32%) SolarWinds
14 9 (24.32%) Network Architecture
14 9 (24.32%) Sonatype Nexus
15 8 (21.62%) Riverbed
15 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (21.62%) Meraki
15 8 (21.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 8 (21.62%) Juniper

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 6 (16.22%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (13.51%) Datadog
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (8.11%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.70%) IaaS
6 1 (2.70%) Office 365
6 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) BGP
2 19 (51.35%) Wireless
3 18 (48.65%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (45.95%) OSPF
5 16 (43.24%) Network Security
5 16 (43.24%) VPN
6 15 (40.54%) WAN
7 13 (35.14%) DHCP
7 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
8 12 (32.43%) DNS
9 11 (29.73%) ISDN
9 11 (29.73%) LAN
10 10 (27.03%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (27.03%) MPLS
11 8 (21.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (18.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 7 (18.92%) IPsec
12 7 (18.92%) SSL
13 6 (16.22%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon Aurora
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) MSI
3 1 (2.70%) WiX
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Network Security Specialist
3 4 (10.81%) Network Specialist
3 4 (10.81%) Security Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Security Specialist
3 4 (10.81%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (8.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) IT Support
5 2 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) XMPP
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.41%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.41%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Unix
3 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Network Architecture
3 6 (16.22%) DevOps
3 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
3 6 (16.22%) Network Design
3 6 (16.22%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (13.51%) Information Security
5 3 (8.11%) Change Management
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Network Management
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) Security Management
6 2 (5.41%) Security Operations
6 2 (5.41%) Task Automation
6 2 (5.41%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) Perl
2 2 (5.41%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (75.68%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (54.05%) CCNP
3 8 (21.62%) CCIE
3 8 (21.62%) CCNA
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (13.51%) RHCE
4 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.81%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 3 (8.11%) GIAC
6 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.41%) CCSE
7 2 (5.41%) CCSM
7 2 (5.41%) CISSP
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.70%) CCIE Wireless
8 1 (2.70%) CCSP
8 1 (2.70%) SSCP
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Ansible
1 7 (18.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (16.22%) Nagios
3 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (13.51%) Puppet
4 2 (5.41%) Rundeck
4 2 (5.41%) Terraform
5 1 (2.70%) Cacti
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco CME
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.70%) QRadar
5 1 (2.70%) SCOM
5 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (51.35%) CheckPoint
2 19 (51.35%) F5
3 9 (24.32%) SolarWinds
4 8 (21.62%) Juniper
4 8 (21.62%) Meraki
4 8 (21.62%) Riverbed
5 7 (18.92%) Blue Coat
6 6 (16.22%) Palo Alto
7 5 (13.51%) Qualys
7 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
7 5 (13.51%) Ruckus Wireless
7 5 (13.51%) Splunk
8 4 (10.81%) Infoblox
9 2 (5.41%) AlgoSec
9 2 (5.41%) Arista
9 2 (5.41%) Forcepoint
9 2 (5.41%) Google
9 2 (5.41%) Oracle
10 1 (2.70%) Aerohive Networks