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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
UK
Rank 561 573 541
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -32
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 39 45 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.088% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.82% 1.00% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 40
Median daily rate £513 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.73% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £260 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £390 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £340 £410
% change year-on-year
+54.41% -17.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year
-54.54% -

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
4732 4486 4407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.55% 8.82% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3110 2769 2650
Median daily rate £475 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 148 138
Median hourly rate £34.81 £22.85 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.34% +17.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.56 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+6.97% +2.38%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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
England +19 33 £525 +60.30% 14
South East +21 12 £525 +82.60% 3
Buckinghamshire - 10 £525 -
Milton Keynes - 8 £525 -
London +5 6 £500 +44.92% 4
Yorkshire +10 5 £485 +76.36%
South West +9 4 £390 +5.76%
North West +20 3 - - 2
West Yorkshire +18 3 £650 +124.13%
Cheshire - 3 - -
Wales +9 2 £288 -17.85%
South Wales +9 2 £288 -17.85%
Berkshire +6 2 £403 +13.78% 2
South Yorkshire -6 2 £320 +113.33%
Wimborne - 2 £363 -
Newport Pagnell - 2 £525 -
Dorset - 2 £363 -
Gloucestershire +2 1 £390 -2.50%
Bristol -1 1 - -
East of England - 1 £600 - 1
Essex - 1 £600 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £320 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £390 -

Cisco Prime
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 83 (100.00%) Cisco
2 49 (59.04%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (54.22%) LAN
4 42 (50.60%) Wireless
5 39 (46.99%) Cisco Nexus
6 36 (43.37%) Firewall
7 31 (37.35%) CCNP
8 29 (34.94%) WAN
9 26 (31.33%) SC Cleared
9 26 (31.33%) Security Cleared
10 23 (27.71%) DHCP
11 22 (26.51%) Juniper
12 20 (24.10%) CCNA
12 20 (24.10%) CCIE
12 20 (24.10%) Windows
12 20 (24.10%) Network Management
13 19 (22.89%) Data Centre
13 19 (22.89%) VPN
13 19 (22.89%) BGP
14 18 (21.69%) CheckPoint
14 18 (21.69%) OSPF
14 18 (21.69%) Palo Alto
14 18 (21.69%) SolarWinds
15 17 (20.48%) ITIL
16 16 (19.28%) Cisco ASA
17 15 (18.07%) VLAN
17 15 (18.07%) Cisco ISE
18 13 (15.66%) Wi-Fi
19 12 (14.46%) TACACS
19 12 (14.46%) MPLS

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 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Office 365
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (54.22%) LAN
2 42 (50.60%) Wireless
3 39 (46.99%) Cisco Nexus
4 36 (43.37%) Firewall
5 29 (34.94%) WAN
6 23 (27.71%) DHCP
7 19 (22.89%) BGP
7 19 (22.89%) VPN
8 18 (21.69%) OSPF
9 16 (19.28%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (18.07%) Cisco ISE
10 15 (18.07%) VLAN
11 13 (15.66%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (14.46%) MPLS
12 12 (14.46%) TACACS
13 11 (13.25%) SSL
13 11 (13.25%) WLAN
14 10 (12.05%) Cisco Wireless
14 10 (12.05%) Network Security
15 9 (10.84%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) MySQL
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.20%) PEAR
General
1 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.41%) Banking
2 2 (2.41%) Billing
2 2 (2.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.20%) Local Government
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (40.96%) Network Engineer
2 10 (12.05%) Analyst
2 10 (12.05%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (12.05%) Consultant
2 10 (12.05%) Network Analyst
3 9 (10.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Architect
5 6 (7.23%) Network Consultant
5 6 (7.23%) Network Support
5 6 (7.23%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Network Architect
6 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Wireless Network Consultant
7 4 (4.82%) Cisco Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Cisco Specialist
7 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (4.82%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.20%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (1.20%) XML
2 1 (1.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.23%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.41%) e-Health
4 2 (2.41%) PKI
4 2 (2.41%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.20%) IVR
5 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.10%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) Linux
2 10 (12.05%) Windows 10
3 8 (9.64%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.41%) Unix
6 1 (1.20%) Android
6 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.20%) Mandriva Linux
6 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.10%) Network Management
2 17 (20.48%) ITIL
3 7 (8.43%) Change Management
3 7 (8.43%) Network Design
4 6 (7.23%) Configuration Management
4 6 (7.23%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.02%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.82%) ITIL V3
6 4 (4.82%) Open Source
6 4 (4.82%) Presales
7 3 (3.61%) Migration
7 3 (3.61%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.61%) Project Management
8 2 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.41%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.41%) Information Management
8 2 (2.41%) Operations Management
8 2 (2.41%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (2.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.61%) Python
2 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.20%) C
2 1 (1.20%) Java
2 1 (1.20%) Perl
2 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (59.04%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (37.35%) CCNP
3 26 (31.33%) SC Cleared
3 26 (31.33%) Security Cleared
4 20 (24.10%) CCIE
4 20 (24.10%) CCNA
5 4 (4.82%) CCDP
6 3 (3.61%) CCSE
6 3 (3.61%) CCSP
7 2 (2.41%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (2.41%) CCSA
7 2 (2.41%) CCVP
7 2 (2.41%) Degree
7 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.20%) CWNA
8 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) SLA
2 4 (4.82%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) BIND 9
1 3 (3.61%) Firmware
2 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (4.82%) Cacti
2 4 (4.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.82%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.61%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (3.61%) Nagios
3 3 (3.61%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.41%) Cisco CME
4 2 (2.41%) OpenView
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.20%) SCCM
5 1 (1.20%) SCOM
5 1 (1.20%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (26.51%) Juniper
3 18 (21.69%) CheckPoint
3 18 (21.69%) Palo Alto
3 18 (21.69%) SolarWinds
4 12 (14.46%) F5
5 7 (8.43%) Meraki
5 7 (8.43%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.23%) Aruba
7 5 (6.02%) IronPort
7 5 (6.02%) Sourcefire
8 4 (4.82%) CA
8 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.82%) Ruckus Wireless
8 4 (4.82%) ScanSafe
9 3 (3.61%) HP
9 3 (3.61%) Infoblox
10 2 (2.41%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (2.41%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.41%) NetQoS
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