Period
to 2 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 2 August 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 468 326 441
Rank change year-on-year -142 +115 +48
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 63 60 163
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.38% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.21% 3.48% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 54 121
10th Percentile £300 £334 £363
25th Percentile £400 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £425 £475
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +11.76%
75th Percentile £575 £450 £525
90th Percentile £738 £496 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.76%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,852 1,724 4,216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 9.44% 10.94% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,935 1,203 2,879
10th Percentile £300 £250 £213
25th Percentile £400 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £470 £475
Median % change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%
75th Percentile £619 £575 £575
90th Percentile £700 £659 £657
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 40 105
10th Percentile £13.03 £14.95 £13.93
25th Percentile £17.21 £24.63 £18.48
Median hourly rate £25.50 £40.00 £22.00
Median % change year-on-year -36.25% +81.82% +10.00%
75th Percentile £50.75 £47.83 £44.80
90th Percentile £67.40 £52.63 £52.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.33 £21.15
% change year-on-year -13.15% +19.76% +5.75%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in London

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in London

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco Nexus in London over the 6 months to 2 August 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in London

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for Cisco Nexus in London

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 2 August 2021. 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
South London +20 3 £480 +12.94%
East London +3 2 £413 +14.58% 2
Central London -23 2 £603 +9.55% 2
West London -1 1 £475 +11.76% 1
Cisco Nexus
England

For the 6 months to 2 August 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 63 (100.00%) Cisco
2 34 (53.97%) LAN
3 33 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (50.79%) WAN
5 30 (47.62%) Data Centre
6 29 (46.03%) Firewall
7 23 (36.51%) CCNP
7 23 (36.51%) F5
8 21 (33.33%) Linux
8 21 (33.33%) VMware
9 19 (30.16%) OSPF
9 19 (30.16%) Windows
9 19 (30.16%) SAN
9 19 (30.16%) Multicast
10 18 (28.57%) BGP
10 18 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
11 17 (26.98%) Ansible
11 17 (26.98%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (25.40%) NAS
12 16 (25.40%) Azure
12 16 (25.40%) CCNA
12 16 (25.40%) CCIE
13 15 (23.81%) MPLS
14 14 (22.22%) Java
14 14 (22.22%) AWS
15 13 (20.63%) EMC
16 12 (19.05%) Oracle
16 12 (19.05%) Wireless
16 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
16 12 (19.05%) Google

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 11 (17.46%) Tomcat
1 11 (17.46%) WebSphere
1 11 (17.46%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (11.11%) Confluence
3 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.40%) Azure
2 14 (22.22%) AWS
3 12 (19.05%) GCP
4 11 (17.46%) GitHub
5 6 (9.52%) IaaS
6 3 (4.76%) PaaS
6 3 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.59%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (53.97%) LAN
2 32 (50.79%) WAN
3 29 (46.03%) Firewall
4 19 (30.16%) Multicast
4 19 (30.16%) OSPF
4 19 (30.16%) SAN
5 18 (28.57%) BGP
6 16 (25.40%) NAS
7 15 (23.81%) MPLS
8 12 (19.05%) Wireless
9 11 (17.46%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (17.46%) Cisco Firepower
9 11 (17.46%) FCoE
9 11 (17.46%) Fibre Channel
9 11 (17.46%) iSCSI
10 10 (15.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (14.29%) BIG-IP
12 8 (12.70%) Network Security
13 7 (11.11%) EIGRP
13 7 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 6 (9.52%) HBase
2 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
2 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (17.46%) Banking
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Social Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Documentation Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Marketing
5 2 (3.17%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (3.17%) Public Sector
5 2 (3.17%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Advertising
6 1 (1.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 16 (25.40%) Architect
3 12 (19.05%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) AWS Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Citrix Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Design Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) Middleware
2 4 (6.35%) Jinja
3 2 (3.17%) HTML
3 2 (3.17%) JSON
3 2 (3.17%) XML
3 2 (3.17%) XSLT
3 2 (3.17%) YAML
4 1 (1.59%) LDAP
4 1 (1.59%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 30 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.76%) Replication
3 2 (3.17%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.17%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.59%) IBM Storwize
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Linux
2 19 (30.16%) Windows
3 11 (17.46%) Solaris
4 6 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.76%) Unix
6 2 (3.17%) CentOS
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.59%) AIX
7 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) Continuous Delivery
1 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (17.46%) Migration
2 10 (15.87%) Benchmarking
2 10 (15.87%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (14.29%) ITIL
3 9 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 8 (12.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (12.70%) Network Design
5 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure as Code
7 4 (6.35%) ITIL V3
7 4 (6.35%) Network Management
7 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.76%) DevOps
8 3 (4.76%) Network Planning
8 3 (4.76%) Presales
8 3 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) Java
2 7 (11.11%) SQL
3 5 (7.94%) Python
4 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (36.51%) CCNP
3 16 (25.40%) CCIE
3 16 (25.40%) CCNA
4 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
6 6 (9.52%) MCP
7 3 (4.76%) CCDP
7 3 (4.76%) CCSE
8 2 (3.17%) CCDA
8 2 (3.17%) CCSA
8 2 (3.17%) CCSP
8 2 (3.17%) CISM
8 2 (3.17%) CISSP
8 2 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (3.17%) Degree
8 2 (3.17%) MCITP
8 2 (3.17%) MCSE
8 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) PMO
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 17 (26.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
2 11 (17.46%) KVM
2 11 (17.46%) NFS
2 11 (17.46%) SRDF
2 11 (17.46%) Xen
3 8 (12.70%) Docker
4 7 (11.11%) vSphere
5 6 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
7 2 (3.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (3.17%) ProxySG
7 2 (3.17%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) Ansible
2 11 (17.46%) Puppet
2 11 (17.46%) Terraform
3 8 (12.70%) Kubernetes
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (3.17%) HAProxy
5 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (36.51%) F5
3 21 (33.33%) VMware
4 13 (20.63%) EMC
5 12 (19.05%) Google
5 12 (19.05%) Oracle
5 12 (19.05%) Palo Alto
6 11 (17.46%) CheckPoint
6 11 (17.46%) NetApp
7 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.11%) Fortinet
8 7 (11.11%) SolarWinds
9 6 (9.52%) Infoblox
9 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
9 6 (9.52%) Sybase
10 5 (7.94%) Aruba
10 5 (7.94%) Citrix
10 5 (7.94%) Meraki
10 5 (7.94%) MuleSoft
10 5 (7.94%) Zerto