Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 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
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 708 811 800
Rank change year-on-year +103 -11 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 73 65 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.095% 0.069% 0.083%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.65% 0.47% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 54 45
England median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% -9.33%
10th Percentile £231 £331 £222
90th Percentile £540 £484 £500
UK median daily rate £350 £400 £345
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.94% -4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 11
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £26.48
10th Percentile £27.75 - £24.50
90th Percentile £42.25 - £41.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - £26.48

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 11,226 13,775 11,085
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.56% 14.53% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,675 9,406 7,547
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £269 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 373 261
England median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.43% - -22.22%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.25 £10.88
90th Percentile £53.17 £47.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -24.73%

Cisco Prime
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 13 November 2019.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Prime in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Prime in England

Cisco Prime
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Prime in England over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 13 November 2019. 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
London +94 22 £400 - 3
Midlands +59 17 £500 +20.48% 1
South East +31 13 £400 -6.43% 3
West Midlands +42 9 £510 +22.89% 1
North of England +22 9 £320 -20.00%
East of England - 9 £234 -
East Midlands - 8 £256 -
North West +4 5 £405 +1.16%
Yorkshire +19 4 £245 -24.62%
South West -5 3 £400 +5.26%
Cisco Prime
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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 73 (100.00%) Cisco
2 56 (76.71%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (53.42%) CCNP
4 37 (50.68%) CCNA
5 32 (43.84%) Wireless
6 31 (42.47%) Firewall
7 30 (41.10%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (41.10%) SolarWinds
7 30 (41.10%) Cisco Nexus
8 29 (39.73%) LAN
9 24 (32.88%) Security Cleared
10 23 (31.51%) VPN
11 22 (30.14%) BGP
11 22 (30.14%) SC Cleared
11 22 (30.14%) Cisco Wireless
12 20 (27.40%) Cisco ISE
13 19 (26.03%) WAN
14 18 (24.66%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (23.29%) WLAN
15 17 (23.29%) ITIL
15 17 (23.29%) CheckPoint
16 16 (21.92%) MPLS
16 16 (21.92%) OSPF
16 16 (21.92%) F5
17 15 (20.55%) CCIE
18 13 (17.81%) Ethernet
18 13 (17.81%) SNMP
19 12 (16.44%) Python
20 11 (15.07%) Perl
20 11 (15.07%) Change Management

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 5 (6.85%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) SaaS
2 2 (2.74%) Azure
3 1 (1.37%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 32 (43.84%) Wireless
2 31 (42.47%) Firewall
3 30 (41.10%) Cisco ASA
3 30 (41.10%) Cisco Nexus
4 29 (39.73%) LAN
5 23 (31.51%) VPN
6 22 (30.14%) BGP
6 22 (30.14%) Cisco Wireless
7 20 (27.40%) Cisco ISE
8 19 (26.03%) WAN
9 18 (24.66%) Wi-Fi
10 17 (23.29%) WLAN
11 16 (21.92%) MPLS
11 16 (21.92%) OSPF
12 13 (17.81%) Ethernet
12 13 (17.81%) SNMP
13 9 (12.33%) BIG-IP
13 9 (12.33%) NX-OS
13 9 (12.33%) TCP/IP
14 8 (10.96%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (13.70%) Public Sector
2 8 (10.96%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.59%) Finance
4 4 (5.48%) Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Front Office
4 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.11%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (65.75%) Network Engineer
2 18 (24.66%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (21.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) Architect
5 9 (12.33%) Network Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Senior Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Senior Network Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Cisco Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Cisco Network Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Cisco Support
8 3 (4.11%) Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) Network Support
8 3 (4.11%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) 802.1X
2 10 (13.70%) .NET
3 7 (9.59%) XML
4 6 (8.22%) JSON
4 6 (8.22%) YAML
5 1 (1.37%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.48%) NHS
3 3 (4.11%) IPTV
3 3 (4.11%) PKI
4 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
1 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) ITIL
2 11 (15.07%) Change Management
3 8 (10.96%) DNA
3 8 (10.96%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (9.59%) Migration
5 6 (8.22%) Adaptive Security
5 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Automation
5 6 (8.22%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.22%) Project Delivery
6 5 (6.85%) Network Management
6 5 (6.85%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.85%) Runbook
6 5 (6.85%) TOGAF
7 4 (5.48%) Change Control
7 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (4.11%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.11%) Network Virtualisation
9 2 (2.74%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.74%) Network Design
9 2 (2.74%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) Python
2 11 (15.07%) Perl
3 9 (12.33%) PowerShell
3 9 (12.33%) SQL
4 6 (8.22%) Prolog
5 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.37%) PHP
5 1 (1.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 56 (76.71%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (53.42%) CCNP
3 37 (50.68%) CCNA
4 24 (32.88%) Security Cleared
5 22 (30.14%) SC Cleared
6 15 (20.55%) CCIE
7 6 (8.22%) Degree
8 5 (6.85%) DV Cleared
8 5 (6.85%) TOGAF Certification
9 4 (5.48%) CCIP
10 2 (2.74%) CCDP
10 2 (2.74%) DBS Check
10 2 (2.74%) HND
11 1 (1.37%) CCENT
11 1 (1.37%) CCIE Wireless
11 1 (1.37%) CWAP
11 1 (1.37%) CWNA
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Ansible
2 8 (10.96%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (8.22%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (8.22%) vCenter Server
4 5 (6.85%) Cacti
5 4 (5.48%) Nagios
5 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (5.48%) Puppet
5 4 (5.48%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.37%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco CME
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (41.10%) SolarWinds
3 17 (23.29%) CheckPoint
4 16 (21.92%) F5
5 11 (15.07%) NetScout
6 10 (13.70%) Aruba
6 10 (13.70%) BMC
7 9 (12.33%) Fortinet
7 9 (12.33%) Riverbed
8 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.96%) Palo Alto
8 8 (10.96%) VMware
9 6 (8.22%) Ensim
9 6 (8.22%) HP
9 6 (8.22%) Juniper
9 6 (8.22%) Mitel
9 6 (8.22%) Nokia
10 5 (6.85%) Sophos
10 5 (6.85%) Twitter
11 4 (5.48%) Infoblox