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 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
UK / England
Rank 523 583 550
Rank change year-on-year +60 -33  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 60 34 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.070% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.44% 0.75% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 21 29
Median daily rate £450 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +10.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £178 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £725 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 -

Cisco Prime is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4160 4557 4054
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 9.95% 9.33% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2787 2912 2408
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 122 164
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Cisco Prime
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Cisco Prime as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Prime in England

Cisco Prime
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Prime in England

Cisco Prime
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Prime in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Prime in England

Cisco Prime
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 24 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
London +40 21 £450 +93.54% 2
South East +40 20 £525 +90.90%
South West +3 6 £338 -6.25%
East of England +1 5 £398 +59.00%
East Midlands -2 3 £320 -
Yorkshire +8 1 £320 +16.36%
Cisco Prime
UK

Cisco Prime
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 across the England region with a requirement for Cisco Prime.

1 90 (100.00%) Cisco
2 60 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (51.11%) Wireless
4 42 (46.67%) LAN
5 41 (45.56%) Firewall
6 39 (43.33%) CCNP
6 39 (43.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 34 (37.78%) MPLS
8 32 (35.56%) OSPF
8 32 (35.56%) BGP
8 32 (35.56%) CheckPoint
9 31 (34.44%) WAN
9 31 (34.44%) SolarWinds
10 28 (31.11%) Security Cleared
11 26 (28.89%) DHCP
12 25 (27.78%) CCIE
13 24 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
14 23 (25.56%) SC Cleared
14 23 (25.56%) Data Centre
15 22 (24.44%) TCP/IP
15 22 (24.44%) Windows
16 21 (23.33%) Juniper
16 21 (23.33%) 802.1X
17 20 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (21.11%) VLAN
18 19 (21.11%) CCNA
19 18 (20.00%) F5
20 16 (17.78%) Windows 10
20 16 (17.78%) VPN
21 14 (15.56%) Palo Alto

Cisco Prime
Top Related 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 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.11%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (51.11%) Wireless
2 42 (46.67%) LAN
3 41 (45.56%) Firewall
4 39 (43.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 34 (37.78%) MPLS
6 32 (35.56%) BGP
6 32 (35.56%) OSPF
7 31 (34.44%) WAN
8 26 (28.89%) DHCP
9 24 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (24.44%) TCP/IP
11 19 (21.11%) VLAN
12 16 (17.78%) VPN
13 11 (12.22%) Cisco Wireless
14 10 (11.11%) VPLS
15 9 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
15 9 (10.00%) Unified Communications
15 9 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (10.00%) WLAN
16 7 (7.78%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.11%) PEAR
General
1 3 (3.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Billing
2 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.11%) French Language
3 1 (1.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 37 (41.11%) Network Engineer
2 14 (15.56%) Architect
3 12 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (12.22%) Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (12.22%) Consultant
4 11 (12.22%) Network Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Network Architect
5 9 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Network Support
6 6 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Cisco Consultant
7 5 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Principal Consultant
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.33%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.22%) HTML
2 2 (2.22%) XML
2 2 (2.22%) XSLT
3 1 (1.11%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.56%) Data Centre
2 20 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) e-Health
4 2 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.22%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.22%) PKI
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.44%) Windows
2 16 (17.78%) Windows 10
3 4 (4.44%) Linux
4 3 (3.33%) Unix
5 2 (2.22%) Android
5 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.22%) ITIL
1 11 (12.22%) Network Management
2 6 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (4.44%) Change Management
3 4 (4.44%) Service Management
4 3 (3.33%) Change Control
4 3 (3.33%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (3.33%) Migration
4 3 (3.33%) Network Design
4 3 (3.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (3.33%) Project Management
4 3 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.22%) Adaptive Security
5 2 (2.22%) Information Management
5 2 (2.22%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (2.22%) Operations Management
5 2 (2.22%) Performance Management
5 2 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (2.22%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (2.22%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.56%) Python
2 4 (4.44%) Perl
3 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.22%) Ruby
3 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.22%) SQL
4 1 (1.11%) C
4 1 (1.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 60 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (43.33%) CCNP
3 28 (31.11%) Security Cleared
4 25 (27.78%) CCIE
5 23 (25.56%) SC Cleared
6 19 (21.11%) CCNA
7 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.11%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.11%) CCSE
8 1 (1.11%) CCSP
8 1 (1.11%) CCVP
8 1 (1.11%) CWNA
8 1 (1.11%) Degree
8 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.22%) KVM
1 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (13.33%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.22%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.22%) Puppet
3 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco CME
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (35.56%) CheckPoint
3 31 (34.44%) SolarWinds
4 21 (23.33%) Juniper
5 18 (20.00%) F5
6 14 (15.56%) Palo Alto
7 6 (6.67%) CA
7 6 (6.67%) HP
8 5 (5.56%) IBM
8 5 (5.56%) IronPort
8 5 (5.56%) Nokia
9 3 (3.33%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.33%) Citrix
9 3 (3.33%) Infoblox
9 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.33%) VMware
10 2 (2.22%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (2.22%) EMC
10 2 (2.22%) Hitachi
10 2 (2.22%) NetApp
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