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 3 months to 28 March 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
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 330 337 305
Rank change year-on-year +7 -32  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 72 89 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.40% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.96% 3.13% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 55 71
Median daily rate £450 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.12% -6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -1.31% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £43.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -36.32% +100.00%  

Cisco Nexus is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2430 2843 2922
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.46% 12.75% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1618 1935 1877
Median daily rate £450 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 54 85
Median hourly rate £42.00 £21.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.81% +6.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £12.60 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.40 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in London

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in London

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in London

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus in London.

Contractor 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 4 £431 +32.69% 7
Brentford - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
West Drayton - 1 £375 -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 London region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 158 (100.00%) Cisco
2 93 (58.86%) Firewall
3 62 (39.24%) CheckPoint
3 62 (39.24%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (35.44%) Data Centre
5 53 (33.54%) BGP
6 52 (32.91%) Juniper
6 52 (32.91%) Cisco ASA
7 50 (31.65%) OSPF
8 48 (30.38%) CCNP
9 45 (28.48%) Palo Alto
10 43 (27.22%) VPN
10 43 (27.22%) Linux
11 42 (26.58%) MPLS
12 41 (25.95%) LAN
12 41 (25.95%) VMware
13 39 (24.68%) WAN
13 39 (24.68%) TCP/IP
14 37 (23.42%) Wireless
15 36 (22.78%) F5
16 34 (21.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 34 (21.52%) DNS
17 32 (20.25%) Finance
18 31 (19.62%) Network Security
19 30 (18.99%) SolarWinds
19 30 (18.99%) Windows
20 29 (18.35%) SC Cleared
20 29 (18.35%) Security Cleared
21 27 (17.09%) Cisco IOS
21 27 (17.09%) Network Management

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 9 (5.70%) Confluence
2 5 (3.16%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.63%) IaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Office 365
5 1 (0.63%) PaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 93 (58.86%) Firewall
2 53 (33.54%) BGP
3 52 (32.91%) Cisco ASA
4 50 (31.65%) OSPF
5 43 (27.22%) VPN
6 42 (26.58%) MPLS
7 41 (25.95%) LAN
8 39 (24.68%) TCP/IP
8 39 (24.68%) WAN
9 37 (23.42%) Wireless
10 34 (21.52%) DNS
11 31 (19.62%) Network Security
12 27 (17.09%) Cisco IOS
13 23 (14.56%) IPsec
14 20 (12.66%) DHCP
15 19 (12.03%) SSL
16 17 (10.76%) Ethernet
17 16 (10.13%) WLAN
18 14 (8.86%) EIGRP
19 13 (8.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (5.70%) Oracle Database
2 9 (5.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (3.80%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.27%) MySQL
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (7.59%) Sonatype Nexus
2 10 (6.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.70%) JIRA
3 9 (5.70%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.63%) Hudson
General
1 32 (20.25%) Finance
2 18 (11.39%) Banking
3 13 (8.23%) Law
4 7 (4.43%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.53%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.90%) Retail
6 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (41.14%) Network Engineer
2 28 (17.72%) Cisco Engineer
3 22 (13.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 19 (12.03%) Administrator
5 17 (10.76%) Architect
6 14 (8.86%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (8.23%) Consultant
8 11 (6.96%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (6.33%) Network Architect
10 9 (5.70%) Analyst
10 9 (5.70%) Network Analyst
10 9 (5.70%) Network Consultant
11 8 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.06%) Network Support
12 7 (4.43%) Infrastructure Architect
12 7 (4.43%) Network Support Engineer
12 7 (4.43%) Support Engineer
13 6 (3.80%) Juniper Engineer
13 6 (3.80%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.66%) 802.1X
2 9 (5.70%) Software Packaging
3 4 (2.53%) XMPP
4 3 (1.90%) Web Services
5 1 (0.63%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 56 (35.44%) Data Centre
2 19 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (6.96%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.43%) Clustering
6 3 (1.90%) CMDB
6 3 (1.90%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (1.90%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.27%) iSeries
7 2 (1.27%) MPEG
7 2 (1.27%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) CESG
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.63%) Derivative
8 1 (0.63%) e-Health
8 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.63%) FMCG
8 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.22%) Linux
2 34 (21.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 30 (18.99%) Windows
4 12 (7.59%) CentOS
4 12 (7.59%) Windows Server
4 12 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.33%) Unix
6 6 (3.80%) Solaris
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.09%) Network Management
2 24 (15.19%) ITIL
3 21 (13.29%) Service Management
4 20 (12.66%) Load Balancing
5 19 (12.03%) Configuration Management
5 19 (12.03%) Migration
6 18 (11.39%) Network Design
6 18 (11.39%) Project Management
7 16 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (8.86%) Change Management
9 11 (6.96%) Service Design
10 10 (6.33%) Coaching
10 10 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.33%) DevOps
10 10 (6.33%) Performance Management
10 10 (6.33%) Scrum
11 9 (5.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (5.70%) Security Management
12 8 (5.06%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 8 (5.06%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.23%) Python
2 8 (5.06%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.43%) Perl
4 6 (3.80%) C#
5 3 (1.90%) SQL
6 2 (1.27%) Lisp
6 2 (1.27%) PHP
7 1 (0.63%) C
7 1 (0.63%) C++
7 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (39.24%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (30.38%) CCNP
3 29 (18.35%) SC Cleared
3 29 (18.35%) Security Cleared
4 25 (15.82%) CCIE
5 13 (8.23%) CCNA
6 11 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.80%) MCP
9 5 (3.16%) MCSA
10 4 (2.53%) CCSA
10 4 (2.53%) CCSP
11 3 (1.90%) CCSE
11 3 (1.90%) Degree
12 2 (1.27%) CCDE
13 1 (0.63%) CCDP
13 1 (0.63%) CCVP
13 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.63%) GIAC
13 1 (0.63%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) Government Security Classifications
1 5 (3.16%) PCI DSS
1 5 (3.16%) SLA
2 4 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (10.13%) Active Directory
3 15 (9.49%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (8.23%) vCloud
5 9 (5.70%) Hyper-V
6 7 (4.43%) ProxySG
7 4 (2.53%) Firmware
8 3 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.27%) BIND 9
10 1 (0.63%) Docker
10 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (12.66%) FortiGate
2 12 (7.59%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (7.59%) Puppet
2 12 (7.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 11 (6.96%) Nagios
3 11 (6.96%) ZABBIX
4 9 (5.70%) Forum Sentry
5 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (3.80%) PowerCLI
6 4 (2.53%) Cacti
6 4 (2.53%) EnCase
6 4 (2.53%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.90%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.90%) OPNET
7 3 (1.90%) Pingdom
7 3 (1.90%) Stealthwatch
7 3 (1.90%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (1.27%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (1.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 158 (100.00%) Cisco
2 62 (39.24%) CheckPoint
3 52 (32.91%) Juniper
4 45 (28.48%) Palo Alto
5 41 (25.95%) VMware
6 36 (22.78%) F5
7 30 (18.99%) SolarWinds
8 26 (16.46%) Microsoft
9 17 (10.76%) Blue Coat
9 17 (10.76%) Red Hat
10 16 (10.13%) Arista
10 16 (10.13%) Citrix
10 16 (10.13%) Riverbed
11 13 (8.23%) Symantec
12 12 (7.59%) Lumension
13 10 (6.33%) HP
13 10 (6.33%) Splunk
14 9 (5.70%) AlienVault
14 9 (5.70%) Atlassian
14 9 (5.70%) Oracle
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