The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 June 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.

Cisco Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 410 415
Rank change year-on-year +18 +5  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 30 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.11% 0.087%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.27% 0.98% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 18
Median daily rate £425 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.72% +57.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £435 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £600 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £355 £306
% change year-on-year -4.92% +15.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £24.86 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £52.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -23.80% +75.00%  

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2370 2451 1859
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.41% 11.29% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3510 3705 2266
Median daily rate £520 £490 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 35
Median hourly rate £27.00 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.10% -24.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.98 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.38 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +66.66%  

Cisco Prime
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Prime in London

Cisco Prime
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Prime in London

Cisco Prime
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Prime in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Prime in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Prime in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
City of London +5 8 £427 +55.27%
Ilford - 1 £168 -
Cisco Prime
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 London region with a requirement for Cisco Prime.

1 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (68.63%) Firewall
2 35 (68.63%) SolarWinds
3 32 (62.75%) Wireless
3 32 (62.75%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (58.82%) 802.1X
5 28 (54.90%) CCNP
6 24 (47.06%) TCP/IP
6 24 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (43.14%) CheckPoint
7 22 (43.14%) Data Centre
7 22 (43.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 21 (41.18%) BGP
9 20 (39.22%) OSPF
10 19 (37.25%) Palo Alto
11 18 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (35.29%) Citrix
12 17 (33.33%) MPLS
13 16 (31.37%) NetScaler
14 15 (29.41%) LAN
14 15 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (27.45%) CCIE
16 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
16 13 (25.49%) Cisco ISE
16 13 (25.49%) Cisco Wireless
17 12 (23.53%) VoIP
18 11 (21.57%) F5
18 11 (21.57%) WLAN
19 10 (19.61%) DNS
19 10 (19.61%) Wi-Fi

Cisco Prime
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (68.63%) Firewall
2 32 (62.75%) Wireless
3 24 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 22 (43.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 21 (41.18%) BGP
6 20 (39.22%) OSPF
7 17 (33.33%) MPLS
8 16 (31.37%) NetScaler
9 15 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (29.41%) LAN
10 13 (25.49%) Cisco ISE
10 13 (25.49%) Cisco Wireless
11 12 (23.53%) VoIP
12 11 (21.57%) WLAN
13 10 (19.61%) DNS
13 10 (19.61%) VLAN
13 10 (19.61%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (17.65%) WAN
15 8 (15.69%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (74.51%) Network Engineer
2 20 (39.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 20 (39.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 12 (23.53%) Wireless Engineer
3 12 (23.53%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Security Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Cisco Support
7 4 (7.84%) Designer
7 4 (7.84%) LAN Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Network Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Network Support
8 3 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Data Centre
2 18 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.69%) BYOD
4 2 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.92%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Android
3 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
3 3 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Network Management
2 8 (15.69%) High Availability
3 7 (13.73%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (11.76%) Change Management
4 6 (11.76%) Network Design
5 4 (7.84%) ITIL
5 4 (7.84%) Service Management
6 3 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading
6 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.88%) Low Latency
6 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.92%) Migration
7 2 (3.92%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.92%) Task Automation
7 2 (3.92%) Threat Management
8 1 (1.96%) Change Control
8 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.96%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
1 5 (9.80%) Perl
1 5 (9.80%) Python
2 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (62.75%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (54.90%) CCNP
3 14 (27.45%) CCIE
4 6 (11.76%) CCNA
5 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (1.96%) CCIE Wireless
7 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.92%) KVM
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Cacti
2 7 (13.73%) FortiGate
3 6 (11.76%) OpenView
3 6 (11.76%) QRadar
3 6 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.96%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.96%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (68.63%) SolarWinds
3 22 (43.14%) CheckPoint
4 19 (37.25%) Palo Alto
5 18 (35.29%) Citrix
6 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
7 11 (21.57%) F5
8 8 (15.69%) Juniper
9 6 (11.76%) HP
10 4 (7.84%) Fortinet
11 3 (5.88%) NetScout
12 2 (3.92%) VMware
13 1 (1.96%) Arista
13 1 (1.96%) Aruba
13 1 (1.96%) BT
13 1 (1.96%) CA
13 1 (1.96%) Lancope
13 1 (1.96%) Sourcefire
13 1 (1.96%) Splunk
13 1 (1.96%) Virgin Media