Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 November 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 West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 189 221
Rank change year-on-year -4 +32 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 9 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.28% 0.060%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.00% 3.02% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 3
South West median daily rate £450 £355 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -2.07% +3.57%
England median daily rate £340 £375 £355
% change year-on-year -9.33% +5.63% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.48 £52.50 £80.00
% change year-on-year -49.57% -34.38% -27.27%

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 the South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 449 529 455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.93% 9.10% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 352 266
South West median daily rate £401 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% - -
10th Percentile £213 £250 £205
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 24
South West median hourly rate £23.75 £34.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.15% +63.86% -10.27%
10th Percentile £17.47 £25.04 £17.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £82.38 £48.03
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.99% +3.65% +2.56%

Cisco Prime
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Prime in the South West

Cisco Prime
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Prime in the South West

Cisco Prime
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Prime in the South West

Cisco Prime
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Wiltshire -1 4 £450 -5.26%
Bristol -8 2 £370 +2.78%
Dorset +4 1 £450 +42.86%
Devon -4 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Cisco Prime
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 West region with a requirement for Cisco Prime.

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) BGP
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) Capacity Management
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) VoIP
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) CCNP
6 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) SLA
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) MPLS
6 3 (33.33%) Service Management
6 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) Network Management
6 3 (33.33%) Opsview
6 3 (33.33%) NX-OS

Cisco Prime
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) BGP
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) VoIP
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) NX-OS
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
6 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Capacity Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (33.33%) Network Management
3 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Opsview
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
3 2 (22.22%) CA
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) IronPort
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft