Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 953 1090 1112
Rank change year-on-year +137 +22 -55
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Prime 205 110 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.062% 0.085%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.16% 0.70% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 169 83 134
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £38,000 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.70% -7.50% +4.17%

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 17,612 15,736 17,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.42% 8.93% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14,021 12,714 14,276
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Prime in the UK

Cisco Prime
Top 14 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 21 August 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 +127 201 £52,500 +7.69% 20
UK excluding London +56 116 £47,500 +2.70% 14
London +75 89 £65,000 - 7
South West +43 43 £47,500 +4.97% 2
Midlands +10 33 £50,000 +21.21% 6
South East +8 26 £73,750 +7.27% 2
East Midlands +11 18 £39,910 +5.03% 3
West Midlands +22 14 £67,500 +63.64% 3
North of England +31 13 £47,500 - 1
North West +15 13 £47,500 -
East of England +33 10 £44,500 +11.25% 2
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Wales +6 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Scotland -10 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 205 (100.00%) Cisco
2 165 (80.49%) Cisco Certification
3 155 (75.61%) WAN
4 147 (71.71%) SolarWinds
5 138 (67.32%) CCNP
6 137 (66.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 133 (64.88%) Wireless
8 121 (59.02%) Firewall
8 121 (59.02%) Cisco ASA
9 120 (58.54%) CCNA
10 98 (47.80%) F5
11 94 (45.85%) LAN
12 92 (44.88%) VPN
13 89 (43.41%) Data Centre
14 76 (37.07%) Network Management
15 75 (36.59%) Meraki
16 71 (34.63%) VMware
17 68 (33.17%) Cisco Wireless
18 66 (32.20%) Nagios
19 65 (31.71%) VPLS
20 59 (28.78%) Network Load Balancing
20 59 (28.78%) Cisco ISE
21 57 (27.80%) VMware Infrastructure
22 55 (26.83%) CheckPoint
23 54 (26.34%) MPLS
23 54 (26.34%) Network Monitoring
24 49 (23.90%) Network Security
25 45 (21.95%) Migration
25 45 (21.95%) ITIL
25 45 (21.95%) Cisco Firepower

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 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (8.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.88%) Akamai
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 155 (75.61%) WAN
2 137 (66.83%) Cisco Nexus
3 133 (64.88%) Wireless
4 121 (59.02%) Cisco ASA
4 121 (59.02%) Firewall
5 94 (45.85%) LAN
6 92 (44.88%) VPN
7 68 (33.17%) Cisco Wireless
8 65 (31.71%) VPLS
9 59 (28.78%) Cisco ISE
10 54 (26.34%) MPLS
11 49 (23.90%) Network Security
12 45 (21.95%) Cisco Firepower
13 44 (21.46%) OSPF
14 42 (20.49%) DNS
14 42 (20.49%) Wireshark
15 41 (20.00%) DHCP
16 33 (16.10%) BGP
17 32 (15.61%) NX-OS
17 32 (15.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (16.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (19.51%) Retail
2 16 (7.80%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.90%) Games
4 5 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.46%) Banking
5 3 (1.46%) Legal
6 2 (0.98%) Automotive
7 1 (0.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 173 (84.39%) Network Engineer
2 64 (31.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 64 (31.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 54 (26.34%) Project Engineer
4 52 (25.37%) Network Security Engineer
4 52 (25.37%) Security Engineer
5 29 (14.15%) Senior Network Engineer
6 26 (12.68%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 18 (8.78%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 18 (8.78%) Senior Security Engineer
8 15 (7.32%) Lead Network Engineer
9 14 (6.83%) Architect
9 14 (6.83%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
9 14 (6.83%) Network Architect
9 14 (6.83%) Network Security Architect
9 14 (6.83%) Security Architect
9 14 (6.83%) Wireless Engineer
9 14 (6.83%) Wireless Network Engineer
10 13 (6.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (6.34%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.88%) CSS
2 3 (1.46%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.98%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (43.41%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.80%) Cyberattack
2 16 (7.80%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (5.85%) FlexPod
4 9 (4.39%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.44%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.98%) Handset
7 2 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.78%) Unix
2 13 (6.34%) Windows
3 8 (3.90%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.44%) Linux
5 2 (0.98%) Solaris
5 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.49%) Android
6 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (37.07%) Network Management
2 59 (28.78%) Network Load Balancing
3 54 (26.34%) Network Monitoring
4 45 (21.95%) ITIL
4 45 (21.95%) Migration
5 35 (17.07%) Network Design
6 28 (13.66%) Load Balancing
7 27 (13.17%) Kalman Filter
8 26 (12.68%) Server Virtualisation
9 18 (8.78%) Root Cause Analysis
9 18 (8.78%) Security Patching
10 16 (7.80%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 16 (7.80%) IT Strategy
10 16 (7.80%) Presales
10 16 (7.80%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (6.83%) Capacity Management
11 14 (6.83%) DNA
11 14 (6.83%) Incident Management
11 14 (6.83%) ITIL V3
11 14 (6.83%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.39%) C
2 4 (1.95%) Python
3 2 (0.98%) AWK
3 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.98%) Java
3 2 (0.98%) Perl
3 2 (0.98%) sed
3 2 (0.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 165 (80.49%) Cisco Certification
2 138 (67.32%) CCNP
3 120 (58.54%) CCNA
4 22 (10.73%) DV Cleared
4 22 (10.73%) Security Cleared
5 17 (8.29%) CCIE
6 13 (6.34%) CCDP
7 8 (3.90%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.95%) Degree
9 3 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.49%) CCDA
10 1 (0.49%) CCIE Data Center
10 1 (0.49%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 1 (0.49%) CCIE Service Provider
10 1 (0.49%) CCSA
10 1 (0.49%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.49%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.83%) SLA
2 13 (6.34%) Cyber Essentials
3 10 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (27.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (12.68%) VMware NSX
2 26 (12.68%) VMware Server
3 10 (4.88%) ProxySG
4 8 (3.90%) Firmware
5 3 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.46%) vSphere
6 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 66 (32.20%) Nagios
2 31 (15.12%) Stealthwatch
3 28 (13.66%) Cisco CUCM
4 21 (10.24%) Cisco LMS
4 21 (10.24%) Opsview
5 13 (6.34%) CASB
6 10 (4.88%) Cisco CME
7 9 (4.39%) FortiGate
8 6 (2.93%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (1.46%) Ansible
10 2 (0.98%) CA Spectrum
10 2 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.98%) OpenView
11 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 205 (100.00%) Cisco
2 147 (71.71%) SolarWinds
3 98 (47.80%) F5
4 75 (36.59%) Meraki
5 71 (34.63%) VMware
6 55 (26.83%) CheckPoint
7 41 (20.00%) Juniper
8 36 (17.56%) Palo Alto
9 27 (13.17%) Fortinet
10 25 (12.20%) Microsoft
11 21 (10.24%) Blue Coat
12 19 (9.27%) Aruba
13 17 (8.29%) EMC
14 16 (7.80%) Citrix
14 16 (7.80%) Clearswift
15 15 (7.32%) HP
15 15 (7.32%) McAfee
16 14 (6.83%) NetApp
17 13 (6.34%) Riverbed
17 13 (6.34%) Sophos