Period
to 2 December 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 December 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 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 530 335 390
Rank change year-on-year -195 +55 +69
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 53 43 166
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.27% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 2.48% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 131
10th Percentile £331 £326 £313
25th Percentile £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £425 £450
Median % change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -
75th Percentile £619 £450 £518
90th Percentile £650 £556 £540
England median daily rate £465 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +9.41% - +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.53
England median hourly rate £48.74 £46.40 £18.80
% change year-on-year +5.04% +146.81% -59.13%

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 3,761 1,737 3,784
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 9.90% 10.74% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,603 1,199 2,612
10th Percentile £268 £263 £185
25th Percentile £413 £375 £317
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £535 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £650 £575 £556
90th Percentile £738 £650 £650
England median daily rate £475 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +8.57% +5.42% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 19 107
10th Percentile £11.54 £21.00 £13.95
25th Percentile £15.00 £22.75 £16.25
Median hourly rate £22.75 £27.50 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -17.27% +30.95% -2.33%
75th Percentile £37.75 £39.13 £44.99
90th Percentile £56.38 £58.60 £50.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £34.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -35.29% +58.14% +13.16%

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 December 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 December 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 +3 3 £480 +92.00% 1
Central London -64 3 £580 +28.89% 4
West London -23 1 £475 - 1
Cisco Nexus
England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 52 (98.11%) Cisco
2 36 (67.92%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (67.92%) Firewall
3 28 (52.83%) CCNP
3 28 (52.83%) WAN
4 27 (50.94%) F5
4 27 (50.94%) Data Centre
5 26 (49.06%) LAN
6 19 (35.85%) CheckPoint
7 18 (33.96%) DNS
7 18 (33.96%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (32.08%) OSPF
8 17 (32.08%) BGP
9 14 (26.42%) Finance
9 14 (26.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 14 (26.42%) Palo Alto
9 14 (26.42%) Social Skills
10 13 (24.53%) SD-WAN
10 13 (24.53%) Cisco Firepower
10 13 (24.53%) Sonatype Nexus
10 13 (24.53%) Ansible
10 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (24.53%) VMware
11 12 (22.64%) CCIE
11 12 (22.64%) Load Balancing
11 12 (22.64%) Software-Defined Networking
12 11 (20.75%) CCNA
12 11 (20.75%) Wireless
13 10 (18.87%) VPN
14 9 (16.98%) EIGRP

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 5 (9.43%) Confluence
1 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
1 5 (9.43%) WebSphere
1 5 (9.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) AWS
2 5 (9.43%) Azure
2 5 (9.43%) GCP
2 5 (9.43%) GitHub
3 3 (5.66%) SaaS
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (67.92%) Firewall
2 28 (52.83%) WAN
3 26 (49.06%) LAN
4 18 (33.96%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (33.96%) DNS
5 17 (32.08%) BGP
5 17 (32.08%) OSPF
6 14 (26.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 13 (24.53%) Cisco Firepower
7 13 (24.53%) SD-WAN
8 12 (22.64%) Software-Defined Networking
9 11 (20.75%) Wireless
10 10 (18.87%) VPN
11 9 (16.98%) EIGRP
11 9 (16.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 8 (15.09%) Cisco ISE
12 8 (15.09%) IPsec
12 8 (15.09%) MPLS
12 8 (15.09%) Multicast
12 8 (15.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.89%) HBase
2 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.43%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
1 14 (26.42%) Social Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Military
3 2 (3.77%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Network Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Architect
3 8 (15.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Network Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco Security Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco Wireless Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) Firewall Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) Network Security Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) Network Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Security Specialist
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) XML
2 1 (1.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (50.94%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (5.66%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) CMDB
4 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.89%) FMCG
4 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.89%) PKI
4 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Windows
3 5 (9.43%) Solaris
4 2 (3.77%) Unix
5 1 (1.89%) CentOS
5 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Load Balancing
2 9 (16.98%) Project Delivery
3 8 (15.09%) ITIL
3 8 (15.09%) Migration
3 8 (15.09%) Network Management
3 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (9.43%) Benchmarking
5 5 (9.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.43%) Network Design
5 5 (9.43%) Project Management
6 4 (7.55%) Coaching
6 4 (7.55%) DevOps
6 4 (7.55%) Network Architecture
6 4 (7.55%) Process Improvement
6 4 (7.55%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (5.66%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 3 (5.66%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) Python
2 5 (9.43%) Java
2 5 (9.43%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.89%) Perl
3 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (67.92%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (52.83%) CCNP
3 12 (22.64%) CCIE
4 11 (20.75%) CCNA
5 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
5 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.66%) Degree
7 2 (3.77%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (3.77%) CCSA
7 2 (3.77%) CCSE
8 1 (1.89%) CCDP
8 1 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.89%) NIST
2 1 (1.89%) PMO
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
2 6 (11.32%) KVM
2 6 (11.32%) Xen
3 5 (9.43%) NFS
3 5 (9.43%) SRDF
4 3 (5.66%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.89%) Docker
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (24.53%) Ansible
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (9.43%) Puppet
2 5 (9.43%) Terraform
3 2 (3.77%) OPNET
4 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.89%) Nessus
4 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (98.11%) Cisco
2 27 (50.94%) F5
3 19 (35.85%) CheckPoint
4 14 (26.42%) Palo Alto
5 13 (24.53%) VMware
6 8 (15.09%) Infoblox
7 7 (13.21%) Citrix
7 7 (13.21%) SolarWinds
8 5 (9.43%) EMC
8 5 (9.43%) Google
8 5 (9.43%) NetApp
8 5 (9.43%) Oracle
9 4 (7.55%) Juniper
9 4 (7.55%) Meraki
10 3 (5.66%) Arista
11 2 (3.77%) Aruba
11 2 (3.77%) Broadcom
11 2 (3.77%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.77%) Splunk
11 2 (3.77%) Symantec