Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 194 212
Rank change year-on-year +14 +18 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 10 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.73% 2.55% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 7
South West median daily rate £400 £331 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.75% -8.62% +3.57%
10th Percentile £378 £296 £353
90th Percentile £450 £408 £413
England median daily rate £325 £450 £358
% change year-on-year -27.78% +25.87% -0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.24 £20.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +36.19% -53.49% -76.11%

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 579 431 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.11% 7.85% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 280 320
South West median daily rate £450 £365 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.29% -1.68% -2.30%
10th Percentile £251 £250 £193
90th Percentile £606 £575 £519
England median daily rate £488 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 10
South West median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.00% +128.57% -26.70%
10th Percentile £17.45 £28.00 £12.08
90th Percentile £24.45 £47.50 £41.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +0.45%

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 23 February 2018. 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 - 8 £400 - 4
Gloucestershire +21 2 - -
Cisco Prime
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for Cisco Prime.

1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
3 7 (70.00%) VoIP
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (60.00%) Wireshark
4 6 (60.00%) Opsview
4 6 (60.00%) NX-OS
4 6 (60.00%) Security Patching
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) Python
4 6 (60.00%) CCNP
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
4 6 (60.00%) Service Management
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (30.00%) SLA
7 2 (20.00%) MPLS
7 2 (20.00%) VLAN
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
8 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring

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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) BGP
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (70.00%) VoIP
3 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (60.00%) NX-OS
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) IPv6
5 1 (10.00%) Multicast
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (60.00%) Security Patching
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) DNA
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) CCNP
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Opsview
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft