Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 189 197
Rank change year-on-year -18 +8 +23
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 11 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.24% 2.01% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 9
South West median daily rate £405 £370 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.46% +2.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £363 £319 £306
90th Percentile £488 £415 £405
England median daily rate £429 £340 £378
% change year-on-year +26.03% -9.93% +11.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £26.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year - -49.52% +75.00%

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 885 448 588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.56% 8.12% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 285 396
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £213 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 12 7
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £33.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.90% +18.75% +33.33%
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.85 £12.91
90th Percentile £47.00 £48.75 £94.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +7.14%

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 19 October 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 -4 10 £405 - 1
Bristol -18 1 - -
Cisco Prime
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
3 9 (81.82%) VoIP
3 9 (81.82%) CCNP
3 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
4 8 (72.73%) Security Patching
5 7 (63.64%) Capacity Management
5 7 (63.64%) Incident Management
5 7 (63.64%) Service Management
5 7 (63.64%) BGP
5 7 (63.64%) EIGRP
5 7 (63.64%) VMware
6 6 (54.55%) Opsview
7 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
7 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (45.45%) Python
8 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
8 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (36.36%) NX-OS
8 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (27.27%) OSPF
9 3 (27.27%) Wireless
10 2 (18.18%) IPsec
10 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
10 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (18.18%) MPLS
10 2 (18.18%) Firewall

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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
3 9 (81.82%) VoIP
4 7 (63.64%) BGP
4 7 (63.64%) EIGRP
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
6 4 (36.36%) NX-OS
7 3 (27.27%) OSPF
7 3 (27.27%) Wireless
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (18.18%) FCoE
8 2 (18.18%) Firewall
8 2 (18.18%) IPsec
8 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
8 2 (18.18%) MPLS
8 2 (18.18%) SSL
8 2 (18.18%) VPLS
8 2 (18.18%) VPN
9 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Security Patching
2 7 (63.64%) Capacity Management
2 7 (63.64%) Incident Management
2 7 (63.64%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCNP
2 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Opsview
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Infoblox