Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 28 July 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 > South East
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 348 380 377
Rank change year-on-year +32 -3 -19
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 17 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.10% 0.097%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.96% 0.90% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 4
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.68% +14.81%
10th Percentile £268 £319 £279
90th Percentile £538 £380 £426
England median daily rate £400 £380 £330
% change year-on-year +5.26% +15.15% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
South East median hourly rate - £52.50 £80.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -34.38% +357.14%
England median hourly rate £24.86 £32.61 £30.00
% change year-on-year -23.76% +8.69% +71.43%

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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1763 2115 2118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 10.88% 11.38% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 1274 1183
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £269 £258 £230
90th Percentile £550 £538 £512
England median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 65 65
South East median hourly rate £14.25 £23.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.04% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £11.83 £12.25 £12.35
90th Percentile £40.00 £53.35 £40.19
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.33 £20.19
% change year-on-year -17.96% +5.67% +3.51%

Cisco Prime
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cisco Prime as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Prime in the South East

Cisco Prime
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Prime in the South East

Cisco Prime
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Prime in the South East over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Prime in the South East

Cisco Prime
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Prime in the South East

Cisco Prime
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. 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
Thames Valley +22 8 £500 - 1
Hampshire +16 6 £350 +3.70%
Buckinghamshire -17 6 £513 -
Berkshire +34 2 £285 - 1
Kent - 2 £370 -
Middlesex - 1 £300 -
Cisco Prime
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco Prime.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 10 (58.82%) LAN
5 9 (52.94%) CCIE
5 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
6 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (41.18%) ITIL
7 7 (41.18%) Windows
8 6 (35.29%) DHCP
8 6 (35.29%) CCNP
8 6 (35.29%) MPLS
8 6 (35.29%) Office 365
8 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
9 5 (29.41%) VLAN
9 5 (29.41%) Firewall
10 4 (23.53%) Wireless
10 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
10 4 (23.53%) VMware
10 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
11 3 (17.65%) Finance
11 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
11 3 (17.65%) CA
11 3 (17.65%) IBM
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
12 2 (11.76%) VPN
12 2 (11.76%) Juniper

Cisco Prime
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) WAN
2 10 (58.82%) LAN
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (35.29%) DHCP
4 6 (35.29%) MPLS
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) VLAN
6 4 (23.53%) Wireless
7 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
7 2 (11.76%) Multicast
7 2 (11.76%) Network Security
7 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
7 2 (11.76%) VPN
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Network Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Network Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Network Operations Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Presales Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) CLARiiON
2 1 (5.88%) e-Health
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
2 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (11.76%) Network Management
2 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Adaptive Security
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (5.88%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Presales
3 1 (5.88%) Release Management
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCIE
2 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) CCNP
5 2 (11.76%) CCDP
6 1 (5.88%) CCIP
6 1 (5.88%) CCSA
6 1 (5.88%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) BitLocker
3 1 (5.88%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (5.88%) TrustSec
2 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
3 3 (17.65%) CA
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) IronPort
4 2 (11.76%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) Palo Alto
4 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) Ensim
5 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
5 1 (5.88%) Hitachi
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas