Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cisco Prime skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Prime over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1051 983 1124
Rank change year-on-year -68 +141 -77
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Prime 133 196 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.11% 0.085%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.82% 1.30% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 99 144 165
UK median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,195 £35,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% +1.12%

Cisco Prime is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 16,131 15,034 16,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.19% 8.67% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12,993 12,177 13,849
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +4.00% +6.95%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.65% +6.17%

Cisco Prime
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Prime in the UK

Cisco Prime
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Prime.

Salary trend for Cisco Prime in the UK

Cisco Prime
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Prime over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Prime in the UK

Cisco Prime
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Prime within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -73 122 £47,750 -4.50% 15
UK excluding London -12 104 £43,750 -12.50% 9
South West +25 38 £38,000 -30.28% 3
South East +19 38 £63,750 +15.91% 4
London -52 26 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Midlands -21 17 £47,500 +18.75% 1
West Midlands -7 15 £42,500 +6.25%
North of England -19 10 £51,500 +28.75% 1
Scotland -30 9 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +26 5 £42,500 +1.19%
North West -26 5 £54,000 +35.00% 1
East Midlands -7 2 £48,000 +6.67% 1
Wales +7 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT 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 permanent job ads with a requirement for Cisco Prime.

1 133 (100.00%) Cisco
2 103 (77.44%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 74 (55.64%) Firewall
5 71 (53.38%) WAN
6 69 (51.88%) LAN
6 69 (51.88%) SolarWinds
7 63 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
8 62 (46.62%) VMware
9 60 (45.11%) F5
9 60 (45.11%) Data Centre
10 59 (44.36%) CCNP
11 54 (40.60%) Network Monitoring
12 53 (39.85%) Wireless
13 52 (39.10%) VPN
14 51 (38.35%) CheckPoint
15 45 (33.83%) CCNA
15 45 (33.83%) VMware Infrastructure
16 44 (33.08%) MPLS
16 44 (33.08%) BGP
17 39 (29.32%) OSPF
18 38 (28.57%) Nagios
18 38 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
19 36 (27.07%) Root Cause Analysis
20 35 (26.32%) CCIE
20 35 (26.32%) DNS
21 34 (25.56%) SLA
21 34 (25.56%) HP
21 34 (25.56%) Load Balancing
21 34 (25.56%) Palo Alto

Cisco Prime
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (4.51%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.01%) Akamai
2 4 (3.01%) SaaS
3 3 (2.26%) Office 365
4 1 (0.75%) IaaS
4 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 74 (55.64%) Firewall
3 71 (53.38%) WAN
4 69 (51.88%) LAN
5 63 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
6 53 (39.85%) Wireless
7 52 (39.10%) VPN
8 44 (33.08%) BGP
8 44 (33.08%) MPLS
9 39 (29.32%) OSPF
10 38 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
11 35 (26.32%) DNS
12 33 (24.81%) NX-OS
13 30 (22.56%) VoIP
14 29 (21.80%) IPsec
15 27 (20.30%) DHCP
15 27 (20.30%) EIGRP
16 24 (18.05%) SNMP
16 24 (18.05%) SSL
17 23 (17.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (19.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (8.27%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.26%) Billing
3 6 (4.51%) Finance
4 4 (3.01%) Banking
4 4 (3.01%) Games
4 4 (3.01%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 86 (64.66%) Network Engineer
2 34 (25.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (13.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 18 (13.53%) Consultant
3 18 (13.53%) Network Consultant
4 15 (11.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 11 (8.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 9 (6.77%) Architect
6 9 (6.77%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Cisco Consultant
7 8 (6.02%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 7 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.76%) Network Architect
10 4 (3.01%) Administrator
10 4 (3.01%) Development Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) Lead Network Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) Network Administrator
10 4 (3.01%) Network Team Leader
10 4 (3.01%) Senior Development Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.76%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.01%) CSS
3 3 (2.26%) XMPP
4 2 (1.50%) VXML
5 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (45.11%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.02%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.77%) Driving Licence
4 9 (6.77%) FlexPod
5 8 (6.02%) Replication
6 5 (3.76%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (3.01%) PKI
8 3 (2.26%) DataPower
8 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.26%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 1 (0.75%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.05%) Unix
2 13 (9.77%) Linux
3 11 (8.27%) Windows
4 7 (5.26%) Solaris
5 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.60%) Network Monitoring
2 36 (27.07%) Root Cause Analysis
3 34 (25.56%) Load Balancing
4 29 (21.80%) Service Management
5 27 (20.30%) ITIL
6 26 (19.55%) Capacity Management
6 26 (19.55%) Incident Management
6 26 (19.55%) Network Management
7 25 (18.80%) Network Design
7 25 (18.80%) Security Patching
8 17 (12.78%) Presales
9 15 (11.28%) Migration
10 12 (9.02%) Mentoring
10 12 (9.02%) Project Management
11 10 (7.52%) SIEM
11 10 (7.52%) Time Management
12 9 (6.77%) Application Performance Management
12 9 (6.77%) ITIL V3
12 9 (6.77%) Performance Management
12 9 (6.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.50%) Python
2 1 (0.75%) AWK
2 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.75%) C
2 1 (0.75%) Java
2 1 (0.75%) Perl
2 1 (0.75%) sed
2 1 (0.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 103 (77.44%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (44.36%) CCNP
3 45 (33.83%) CCNA
4 35 (26.32%) CCIE
5 25 (18.80%) DV Cleared
5 25 (18.80%) Security Cleared
6 13 (9.77%) Degree
7 10 (7.52%) CCSP
8 4 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.26%) CCA
9 3 (2.26%) CCDP
9 3 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.75%) CCIE Collaboration
10 1 (0.75%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 1 (0.75%) CCIE Service Provider
10 1 (0.75%) CCNP Voice
10 1 (0.75%) VCP5
10 1 (0.75%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (25.56%) SLA
2 6 (4.51%) QA
3 3 (2.26%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 45 (33.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.77%) VMware NSX
3 8 (6.02%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (28.57%) Nagios
2 25 (18.80%) Cisco LMS
2 25 (18.80%) Opsview
3 15 (11.28%) SolarWinds Orion
4 13 (9.77%) Cacti
5 8 (6.02%) Ansible
6 7 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (4.51%) Cisco UCCE
7 6 (4.51%) OpenView
7 6 (4.51%) QRadar
8 5 (3.76%) Cisco CME
9 4 (3.01%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (3.01%) OpenNMS
10 3 (2.26%) OPNET
11 2 (1.50%) Stealthwatch
12 1 (0.75%) SCCM
12 1 (0.75%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.75%) TrustSec
12 1 (0.75%) Xymon
Vendors
1 133 (100.00%) Cisco
2 69 (51.88%) SolarWinds
3 62 (46.62%) VMware
4 60 (45.11%) F5
5 51 (38.35%) CheckPoint
6 34 (25.56%) HP
6 34 (25.56%) Palo Alto
7 33 (24.81%) Juniper
8 23 (17.29%) Aruba
9 22 (16.54%) Citrix
10 15 (11.28%) Brocade
11 14 (10.53%) Fortinet
12 13 (9.77%) McAfee
13 11 (8.27%) Infoblox
13 11 (8.27%) Meraki
13 11 (8.27%) Microsoft
14 10 (7.52%) Blue Coat
14 10 (7.52%) Riverbed
15 9 (6.77%) Dell
15 9 (6.77%) IBM