Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 215 194
Rank change year-on-year -18 -21 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 13 19 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.31% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 2.40% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 33
City of London median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £355 £288 £242
90th Percentile £585 £538 £500
Central London median daily rate £469 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +10.29% - +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 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 728 791 701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.39% 12.92% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 614 517
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £226 £282 £225
90th Percentile £624 £599 £588
Central London median daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 19
City of London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -20.83% +28.34%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.34 £15.45
90th Percentile £22.55 £55.00 £31.68
Central London median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £21.66
% change year-on-year -18.42% -12.27% +16.44%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (53.85%) IPsec
3 7 (53.85%) MPLS
3 7 (53.85%) BGP
4 6 (46.15%) OSPF
4 6 (46.15%) SSL
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
5 5 (38.46%) F5
5 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
6 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
6 4 (30.77%) HSRP
7 3 (23.08%) High Availability
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) Network Design
7 3 (23.08%) DHCP
7 3 (23.08%) CCIE
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (23.08%) Juniper
8 2 (15.38%) CCNP
8 2 (15.38%) Nagios

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) BGP
2 7 (53.85%) IPsec
2 7 (53.85%) MPLS
3 6 (46.15%) OSPF
3 6 (46.15%) SSL
3 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
5 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
5 4 (30.77%) HSRP
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) Wireless
7 2 (15.38%) PSTN
7 2 (15.38%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) InfluxDB
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) CentOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) High Availability
2 3 (23.08%) Network Design
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Power Management
4 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCIE
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) iptables
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) VMware NSX
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
1 2 (15.38%) Cacti
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
1 2 (15.38%) SELinux
2 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) Grafana
2 1 (7.69%) Icinga
2 1 (7.69%) OPNET
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Salt
2 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) Arista
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
4 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Infoblox
5 1 (7.69%) NetScout
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds