Period
to 16 August 2017

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 16 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1072 1091 1051
Rank change year-on-year +19 -40 +112
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Prime 111 165 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.083% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.72% 0.97% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 85 131 226
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,250 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £48,000
% change year-on-year -2.56% +1.56% +1.05%

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

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15435 17029 16521
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.74% 8.60% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12487 13856 13200
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 16 August 2017.

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 16 August 2017. 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 +6 107 £48,750 -2.50% 4
UK excluding London -4 71 £47,500 -2.56% 4
London +34 38 £65,000 +13.04%
Midlands +34 29 £41,250 +5.77%
West Midlands +22 21 £41,250 +1.85%
North of England -2 21 £47,500 -5.00%
North West -19 20 £47,500 +18.75%
South East +44 18 £70,000 +40.00% 3
East Midlands +16 7 £38,000 +1.33%
South West -2 6 £45,250 +74.04%
Wales +4 3 £37,500 -
Scotland +6 1 - -
East of England +2 1 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Yorkshire 0 1 £50,000 -9.09%

For the 6 months to 16 August 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco Prime also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cisco Prime.

1 111 (100.00%) Cisco
2 90 (81.08%) Cisco Certification
3 70 (63.06%) Wireless
4 67 (60.36%) CCNP
5 63 (56.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 58 (52.25%) WAN
6 58 (52.25%) Firewall
7 52 (46.85%) LAN
8 51 (45.95%) SolarWinds
9 50 (45.05%) VPN
10 48 (43.24%) Cisco ASA
11 45 (40.54%) CCNA
12 44 (39.64%) F5
12 44 (39.64%) Data Centre
12 44 (39.64%) Cisco Wireless
13 41 (36.94%) MPLS
14 37 (33.33%) BGP
15 35 (31.53%) OSPF
16 33 (29.73%) Network Management
17 32 (28.83%) SSL
18 30 (27.03%) CheckPoint
18 30 (27.03%) Load Balancing
19 29 (26.13%) ITIL
20 26 (23.42%) Juniper
20 26 (23.42%) Cisco CUCM
21 25 (22.52%) Degree
22 24 (21.62%) DNS
23 23 (20.72%) IPsec
23 23 (20.72%) Migration
24 22 (19.82%) SLA

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 4 (3.60%) SAS
2 1 (0.90%) CMS
2 1 (0.90%) IIS
2 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (8.11%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) IaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (63.06%) Wireless
2 63 (56.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 58 (52.25%) Firewall
3 58 (52.25%) WAN
4 52 (46.85%) LAN
5 50 (45.05%) VPN
6 48 (43.24%) Cisco ASA
7 44 (39.64%) Cisco Wireless
8 41 (36.94%) MPLS
9 37 (33.33%) BGP
10 35 (31.53%) OSPF
11 32 (28.83%) SSL
12 24 (21.62%) DNS
13 23 (20.72%) IPsec
14 21 (18.92%) Network Security
14 21 (18.92%) VPLS
15 20 (18.02%) Unified Communications
16 19 (17.12%) Ethernet
17 18 (16.22%) DHCP
18 17 (15.32%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 12 (10.81%) Billing
3 6 (5.41%) Finance
4 2 (1.80%) Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.90%) Local Government
5 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (63.96%) Network Engineer
2 34 (30.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 28 (25.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 21 (18.92%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (11.71%) Analyst
5 13 (11.71%) Network Analyst
6 8 (7.21%) Cisco Analyst
6 8 (7.21%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 8 (7.21%) Juniper Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Collaboration Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Architect
9 5 (4.50%) Data Centre Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 4 (3.60%) Network Specialist
10 4 (3.60%) Presales Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Security Architect
10 4 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.80%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.80%) CSS
1 2 (1.80%) REST
2 1 (0.90%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (39.64%) Data Centre
2 16 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.91%) Computer Science
3 11 (9.91%) PKI
4 10 (9.01%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.31%) FlexPod
5 7 (6.31%) iPad
6 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.80%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.90%) CMDB
7 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.90%) IVR
7 1 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.90%) NHS
7 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.71%) Linux
2 12 (10.81%) Unix
3 7 (6.31%) Windows
4 5 (4.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.73%) Network Management
2 30 (27.03%) Load Balancing
3 29 (26.13%) ITIL
4 23 (20.72%) Migration
5 20 (18.02%) Network Design
6 18 (16.22%) Network Monitoring
6 18 (16.22%) Presales
7 17 (15.32%) High Availability
8 14 (12.61%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (11.71%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (10.81%) Network Load Balancing
11 11 (9.91%) Project Management
12 10 (9.01%) Adaptive Security
12 10 (9.01%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (9.01%) Mentoring
12 10 (9.01%) Operations Management
13 9 (8.11%) Change Control
13 9 (8.11%) Information Management
13 9 (8.11%) WAN Optimisation
13 9 (8.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.60%) Python
2 3 (2.70%) SQL
3 2 (1.80%) Java
3 2 (1.80%) Lisp
3 2 (1.80%) Perl
4 1 (0.90%) AWK
4 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.90%) Ruby
4 1 (0.90%) sed
4 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 90 (81.08%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (60.36%) CCNP
3 45 (40.54%) CCNA
4 25 (22.52%) Degree
5 15 (13.51%) CCIE
6 6 (5.41%) CCDA
7 4 (3.60%) CCSP
7 4 (3.60%) VCP5
7 4 (3.60%) VCP6
7 4 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.80%) CCIE Data Center
8 2 (1.80%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (1.80%) CCIE Security
8 2 (1.80%) CCIE Wireless
8 2 (1.80%) CCNP Voice
8 2 (1.80%) CCSA
8 2 (1.80%) CCSE
9 1 (0.90%) CCIP
9 1 (0.90%) CCVP
9 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.82%) SLA
2 7 (6.31%) QA
3 4 (3.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.70%) ProxySG
2 3 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.70%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.90%) Snort
Systems Management
1 26 (23.42%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (13.51%) Nagios
3 14 (12.61%) SolarWinds Orion
4 11 (9.91%) Cisco UCCE
5 6 (5.41%) Cacti
5 6 (5.41%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (5.41%) OpenView
6 5 (4.50%) QRadar
7 3 (2.70%) Ansible
8 2 (1.80%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.80%) Puppet
9 1 (0.90%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.90%) Cisco LMS
9 1 (0.90%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.90%) Netcool
9 1 (0.90%) Opsview
9 1 (0.90%) SCCM
9 1 (0.90%) SCOM
9 1 (0.90%) TrustSec
9 1 (0.90%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 111 (100.00%) Cisco
2 51 (45.95%) SolarWinds
3 44 (39.64%) F5
4 30 (27.03%) CheckPoint
5 26 (23.42%) Juniper
6 21 (18.92%) HP
6 21 (18.92%) Palo Alto
7 20 (18.02%) Meraki
8 14 (12.61%) Fortinet
9 11 (9.91%) Microsoft
10 10 (9.01%) EMC
11 9 (8.11%) Aruba
11 9 (8.11%) Barracuda Networks
11 9 (8.11%) Forcepoint
11 9 (8.11%) Sourcefire
11 9 (8.11%) VMware
12 7 (6.31%) Brocade
12 7 (6.31%) NetApp
13 5 (4.50%) Citrix
13 5 (4.50%) McAfee