Period
to 27 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Cisco Prime skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Prime over the 6 months to 27 May 2020 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 Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 561 765 792
Rank change year-on-year +204 +27 -59
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 35 59 72
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.083% 0.071% 0.078%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.55% 0.47% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 37 41
Median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £306 £259 £281
90th Percentile £540 £473 £813
UK median daily rate £420 £400 £438
% change year-on-year +5.00% -8.57% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.86 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.11% - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £22.86 £70.00
% change year-on-year +53.11% -67.34% +215.60%

Cisco Prime is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 6,315 12,488 12,052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.98% 15.06% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,189 8,350 8,084
Median daily rate £500 £500 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.50% +8.15%
10th Percentile £285 £313 £289
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £476
% change year-on-year - +5.15% +5.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 299 289
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -16.28%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £11.78
90th Percentile £47.25 £50.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate £22.87 £20.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +11.55% +12.33% -20.65%

Cisco Prime
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cisco Prime as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Prime in England

Cisco Prime
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco Prime in England.

Daily rate trend for Cisco Prime in England

Cisco Prime
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco Prime in England over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco Prime in England

Cisco Prime
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cisco Prime in England.

Hourly rate trend for Cisco Prime in England

Cisco Prime
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 27 May 2020. 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 East +145 13 £425 -
London +154 12 £540 +20.00% 1
North of England +97 5 £375 +27.12%
Midlands +69 3 £300 -
North West +58 3 £375 -
East Midlands +37 3 £300 -
Yorkshire +64 2 £300 -31.43%
South West +56 1 - -
East of England +51 1 £450 +50.00%
Cisco Prime
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Prime 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 England region with a requirement for Cisco Prime.

1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (82.86%) LAN
3 26 (74.29%) Wireless
4 22 (62.86%) Firewall
5 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (57.14%) WLAN
7 19 (54.29%) Cisco Wireless
8 18 (51.43%) WAN
8 18 (51.43%) CCNP
9 17 (48.57%) Juniper
10 16 (45.71%) ITIL
11 15 (42.86%) EIGRP
11 15 (42.86%) BGP
11 15 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
11 15 (42.86%) Multicast
12 14 (40.00%) MPLS
12 14 (40.00%) OSPF
12 14 (40.00%) DHCP
12 14 (40.00%) Ethernet
13 13 (37.14%) CCNA
14 12 (34.29%) VLAN
14 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (34.29%) Spanning Tree
15 11 (31.43%) Change Management
15 11 (31.43%) IPsec
16 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
16 10 (28.57%) DNS
16 10 (28.57%) VMware
16 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
17 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared

Cisco Prime
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) assyst
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 29 (82.86%) LAN
2 26 (74.29%) Wireless
3 22 (62.86%) Firewall
4 20 (57.14%) WLAN
5 19 (54.29%) Cisco Wireless
6 18 (51.43%) WAN
7 15 (42.86%) BGP
7 15 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
7 15 (42.86%) EIGRP
7 15 (42.86%) Multicast
8 14 (40.00%) DHCP
8 14 (40.00%) Ethernet
8 14 (40.00%) MPLS
8 14 (40.00%) OSPF
9 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (34.29%) Spanning Tree
9 12 (34.29%) VLAN
10 11 (31.43%) IPsec
11 10 (28.57%) DNS
12 9 (25.71%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
2 8 (22.86%) Front Office
2 8 (22.86%) Investment Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 5 (14.29%) Public Sector
4 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Electronics
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Data Network Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) IP Network Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Juniper Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Data Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Wireless Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) CCTV Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.71%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) PKI
2 5 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
1 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
2 7 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Change Management
3 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
4 7 (20.00%) Network Management
5 6 (17.14%) Project Delivery
6 5 (14.29%) Availability Management
6 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 5 (14.29%) Migration
6 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (14.29%) System Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Network Design
8 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
8 3 (8.57%) Network Planning
9 2 (5.71%) Change Control
9 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (5.71%) Network Architecture
9 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Perl
2 4 (11.43%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (51.43%) CCNP
3 13 (37.14%) CCNA
4 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
6 6 (17.14%) CCIE
7 3 (8.57%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 3 (8.57%) Degree
7 3 (8.57%) HND
8 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (5.71%) VMware NSX
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Cacti
1 8 (22.86%) Nagios
1 8 (22.86%) NetMRI
1 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (22.86%) Puppet
1 8 (22.86%) Statseeker
1 8 (22.86%) ZABBIX
2 7 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco CME
3 2 (5.71%) TrustSec
4 1 (2.86%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (2.86%) Icinga
4 1 (2.86%) Observium
4 1 (2.86%) Opsview
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) Juniper
3 10 (28.57%) VMware
4 8 (22.86%) NetScout
4 8 (22.86%) Solarflare
5 7 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 6 (17.14%) F5
7 3 (8.57%) Apple
7 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.57%) Nortel
7 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.71%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.71%) Prolexic
8 2 (5.71%) Zscaler
9 1 (2.86%) CA
9 1 (2.86%) Cramer
9 1 (2.86%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.86%) Remedy
9 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow