Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
UK
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1001 1042 1105
Rank change year-on-year +41 +63 -78
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Prime 178 123 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.072% 0.087%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.03% 0.82% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 143 101 149
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% -5.00% +4.71%
10th Percentile £38,000 £36,250 £35,054
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% -8.00% +5.26%

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 17,337 14,950 17,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.98% 8.76% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13,693 12,076 14,073
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +23 167 £48,000 +1.05% 20
UK excluding London +46 131 £47,500 +3.26% 8
South West +36 59 £45,000 -14.29% 3
London -19 44 £65,000 +8.33% 12
South East +22 40 £67,000 +7.20% 1
Midlands -9 23 £42,500 +6.25% 1
West Midlands 0 20 £42,500 +6.25%
North of England -10 12 £47,500 - 1
North West -11 11 £47,500 -
Scotland - 8 £52,500 -
East of England 0 3 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East Midlands -9 2 £39,821 -0.45% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Yorkshire +28 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 178 (100.00%) Cisco
2 141 (79.21%) Cisco Certification
3 125 (70.22%) WAN
4 108 (60.67%) CCNP
5 104 (58.43%) SolarWinds
6 100 (56.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 99 (55.62%) Wireless
8 92 (51.69%) Firewall
9 89 (50.00%) CCNA
10 85 (47.75%) VMware
11 84 (47.19%) LAN
12 81 (45.51%) Cisco ASA
13 78 (43.82%) F5
14 74 (41.57%) VPN
15 68 (38.20%) Data Centre
16 65 (36.52%) CheckPoint
17 63 (35.39%) VMware Infrastructure
18 57 (32.02%) Network Monitoring
19 52 (29.21%) Meraki
19 52 (29.21%) Network Management
19 52 (29.21%) Nagios
20 48 (26.97%) Network Security
21 47 (26.40%) Cisco Wireless
21 47 (26.40%) MPLS
22 44 (24.72%) VoIP
22 44 (24.72%) ITIL
22 44 (24.72%) Cisco ISE
23 41 (23.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
24 37 (20.79%) DNS
25 36 (20.22%) Migration

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:

Applications
1 17 (9.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.18%) Akamai
2 4 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.25%) Office 365
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (70.22%) WAN
2 100 (56.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 99 (55.62%) Wireless
4 92 (51.69%) Firewall
5 84 (47.19%) LAN
6 81 (45.51%) Cisco ASA
7 74 (41.57%) VPN
8 48 (26.97%) Network Security
9 47 (26.40%) Cisco Wireless
9 47 (26.40%) MPLS
10 44 (24.72%) Cisco ISE
10 44 (24.72%) VoIP
11 37 (20.79%) DNS
12 34 (19.10%) DHCP
12 34 (19.10%) OSPF
13 32 (17.98%) NX-OS
14 31 (17.42%) VPLS
15 30 (16.85%) Cisco Firepower
16 29 (16.29%) IPsec
17 28 (15.73%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (23.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (11.24%) Retail
2 15 (8.43%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.49%) Games
4 2 (1.12%) Banking
4 2 (1.12%) Billing
4 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.56%) Finance
5 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 138 (77.53%) Network Engineer
2 41 (23.03%) Senior Network Engineer
3 36 (20.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 34 (19.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 29 (16.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 29 (16.29%) Security Engineer
6 28 (15.73%) Project Engineer
7 18 (10.11%) Architect
7 18 (10.11%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (9.55%) Consultant
8 17 (9.55%) Network Consultant
9 16 (8.99%) Network Architect
9 16 (8.99%) Network Security Architect
9 16 (8.99%) Presales Solution Architect
9 16 (8.99%) Security Architect
9 16 (8.99%) Security Solutions Architect
9 16 (8.99%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 16 (8.99%) Senior Security Engineer
10 13 (7.30%) Wireless Engineer
10 13 (7.30%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.18%) CSS
2 8 (4.49%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.12%) VXML
4 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 68 (38.20%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.99%) FlexPod
3 15 (8.43%) Cyberattack
3 15 (8.43%) Cyberthreat
4 13 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.37%) Replication
7 3 (1.69%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.73%) Unix
2 15 (8.43%) Windows
3 8 (4.49%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.12%) Linux
5 2 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.02%) Network Monitoring
2 52 (29.21%) Network Management
3 44 (24.72%) ITIL
4 36 (20.22%) Migration
5 35 (19.66%) Root Cause Analysis
6 30 (16.85%) Network Design
7 29 (16.29%) Load Balancing
7 29 (16.29%) Security Patching
8 27 (15.17%) Incident Management
9 26 (14.61%) Capacity Management
9 26 (14.61%) Service Management
10 24 (13.48%) Network Load Balancing
10 24 (13.48%) Presales
11 19 (10.67%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (9.55%) DNA
12 17 (9.55%) ITIL V3
12 17 (9.55%) SIEM
13 16 (8.99%) Application Performance Management
13 16 (8.99%) Converged Infrastructure
13 16 (8.99%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.69%) C
2 2 (1.12%) AWK
2 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.12%) Java
2 2 (1.12%) Perl
2 2 (1.12%) Python
2 2 (1.12%) sed
2 2 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 141 (79.21%) Cisco Certification
2 108 (60.67%) CCNP
3 89 (50.00%) CCNA
4 34 (19.10%) CCIE
4 34 (19.10%) DV Cleared
4 34 (19.10%) Security Cleared
5 16 (8.99%) CCDP
6 7 (3.93%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.69%) Degree
8 2 (1.12%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (0.56%) CCIE Collaboration
9 1 (0.56%) CCIE Data Center
9 1 (0.56%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (0.56%) CCSA
9 1 (0.56%) VCP5
9 1 (0.56%) VCP6
9 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.61%) SLA
2 16 (8.99%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 63 (35.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (17.42%) VMware NSX
3 14 (7.87%) VMware Server
4 8 (4.49%) Firmware
5 6 (3.37%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.69%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 52 (29.21%) Nagios
2 33 (18.54%) Cisco LMS
2 33 (18.54%) Opsview
3 28 (15.73%) Cisco CUCM
4 16 (8.99%) CASB
5 14 (7.87%) Stealthwatch
6 12 (6.74%) Cisco CME
7 9 (5.06%) FortiGate
8 5 (2.81%) Cisco UCCE
9 4 (2.25%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (2.25%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (1.69%) OPNET
11 2 (1.12%) Ansible
11 2 (1.12%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (1.12%) OpenView
12 1 (0.56%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 178 (100.00%) Cisco
2 104 (58.43%) SolarWinds
3 85 (47.75%) VMware
4 78 (43.82%) F5
5 65 (36.52%) CheckPoint
6 52 (29.21%) Meraki
7 35 (19.66%) Juniper
8 34 (19.10%) Palo Alto
9 33 (18.54%) Aruba
10 31 (17.42%) Fortinet
11 26 (14.61%) HP
11 26 (14.61%) McAfee
12 21 (11.80%) Citrix
12 21 (11.80%) Riverbed
13 17 (9.55%) Blue Coat
14 16 (8.99%) Infoblox
14 16 (8.99%) Sophos
15 15 (8.43%) Clearswift
15 15 (8.43%) Microsoft
16 14 (7.87%) EMC