The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Prime skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Prime over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
Rank 588 603 586
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 40 42 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.076% 0.090%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.74% 0.90% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 32
Median daily rate £388 £361 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.26% -1.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £240 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £410 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5438 4662 5049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.84% 8.39% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3465 2853 3094
Median daily rate £475 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 165 179
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.10 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.08%

Cisco Prime
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Cisco Prime as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Cisco Prime Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Prime
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Prime within the UK.

Cisco Prime Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Prime
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Prime within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Cisco Prime Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco Prime
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Cisco Prime Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Prime
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Prime within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +14 37 £400 +10.34% 12
London +4 15 £458 +18.06% 6
South East +24 8 £375 +10.29%
South West +12 5 £308 -15.17% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £650 -
East Midlands - 3 £325 - 1
Dorset - 3 £315 -
Hampshire - 3 £363 -
Northampton - 3 £325 - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £325 - 1
South Wales +12 2 £288 -17.85%
Berkshire +8 2 £403 +15.00%
Wales 0 2 £288 -17.85%
West Sussex - 2 £374 -
Gatwick - 2 £374 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £320 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £700 -
Wimborne - 2 £363 -
Scotland +17 1 £325 -
Bristol +3 1 - -
Fife +1 1 £325 -
Chessington - 1 £388 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £375 -

Cisco Prime
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Prime also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Cisco Prime.

1 86 (100.00%) Cisco
2 49 (56.98%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (51.16%) Wireless
3 44 (51.16%) Cisco Nexus
4 42 (48.84%) Firewall
5 34 (39.53%) CCNP
5 34 (39.53%) LAN
6 30 (34.88%) Juniper
7 29 (33.72%) ITIL
8 28 (32.56%) Security Cleared
8 28 (32.56%) SC Cleared
9 24 (27.91%) Network Management
10 23 (26.74%) WAN
10 23 (26.74%) CheckPoint
10 23 (26.74%) CCNA
10 23 (26.74%) BGP
10 23 (26.74%) Data Centre
11 22 (25.58%) OSPF
12 20 (23.26%) Cisco ISE
13 19 (22.09%) SolarWinds
13 19 (22.09%) VPN
13 19 (22.09%) Palo Alto
14 18 (20.93%) TACACS
14 18 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (16.28%) CCIE
15 14 (16.28%) MPLS
16 13 (15.12%) F5
17 12 (13.95%) Cisco IPT
17 12 (13.95%) Windows
17 12 (13.95%) Linux

Cisco Prime
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.16%) SAS
1 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) assyst
2 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Office 365
2 1 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (51.16%) Cisco Nexus
1 44 (51.16%) Wireless
2 42 (48.84%) Firewall
3 34 (39.53%) LAN
4 23 (26.74%) BGP
4 23 (26.74%) WAN
5 22 (25.58%) OSPF
6 20 (23.26%) Cisco ISE
7 19 (22.09%) VPN
8 18 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (20.93%) TACACS
9 14 (16.28%) MPLS
10 12 (13.95%) Cisco IPT
10 12 (13.95%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (12.79%) Network Security
11 11 (12.79%) SSL
12 10 (11.63%) DHCP
12 10 (11.63%) NetScaler
13 9 (10.47%) SAN
13 9 (10.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) MySQL
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.16%) PEAR
General
1 4 (4.65%) Banking
1 4 (4.65%) Finance
1 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.33%) Billing
3 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.16%) Electronics
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.16%) Marketing
3 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (44.19%) Network Engineer
2 15 (17.44%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (13.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Network Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Consultant
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Juniper Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Network Consultant
7 6 (6.98%) Network Support
8 5 (5.81%) Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Cisco Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Wireless Network Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Network Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) Core Network Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) 802.1X
2 4 (4.65%) XMPP
3 1 (1.16%) XML
3 1 (1.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.63%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.33%) e-Health
6 2 (2.33%) PKI
6 2 (2.33%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.16%) IVR
7 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.95%) Linux
1 12 (13.95%) Windows
1 12 (13.95%) Windows Server
2 10 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Mandriva Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.16%) Unix
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.72%) ITIL
2 24 (27.91%) Network Management
3 9 (10.47%) Network Design
4 8 (9.30%) Change Management
4 8 (9.30%) Load Balancing
5 7 (8.14%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.98%) ITIL V3
6 6 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.81%) Presales
8 4 (4.65%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.65%) Migration
8 4 (4.65%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.65%) Process Improvement
9 3 (3.49%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (3.49%) Open Source
9 3 (3.49%) Project Management
9 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.33%) Service Management
10 2 (2.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) Java
1 2 (2.33%) PHP
1 2 (2.33%) Python
2 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 49 (56.98%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (39.53%) CCNP
3 28 (32.56%) SC Cleared
3 28 (32.56%) Security Cleared
4 23 (26.74%) CCNA
5 14 (16.28%) CCIE
6 7 (8.14%) CCSE
7 6 (6.98%) CCDP
8 4 (4.65%) JNCIP
9 3 (3.49%) CCSA
9 3 (3.49%) CCSP
9 3 (3.49%) Degree
9 3 (3.49%) JNCIE
10 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.16%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (1.16%) CCVP
11 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) SLA
2 5 (5.81%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) BIND 9
1 3 (3.49%) Firmware
2 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (6.98%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (5.81%) OpenView
4 4 (4.65%) Cacti
4 4 (4.65%) FortiGate
5 3 (3.49%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (3.49%) Nagios
5 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco CME
6 1 (1.16%) SCCM
6 1 (1.16%) SCOM
6 1 (1.16%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 86 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (34.88%) Juniper
3 23 (26.74%) CheckPoint
4 19 (22.09%) Palo Alto
4 19 (22.09%) SolarWinds
5 13 (15.12%) F5
6 10 (11.63%) Red Hat
7 7 (8.14%) Meraki
8 6 (6.98%) Aruba
8 6 (6.98%) HP
9 5 (5.81%) IronPort
9 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
9 5 (5.81%) Sourcefire
10 4 (4.65%) CA
10 4 (4.65%) Infoblox
10 4 (4.65%) Ruckus Wireless
10 4 (4.65%) ScanSafe
11 3 (3.49%) Extreme Networks
11 3 (3.49%) Fortinet
11 3 (3.49%) Splunk
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