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

Cisco Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 984 1075 1043
Rank change year-on-year +91 -32 +70
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Prime 157 127 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.070% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.88% 0.78% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 125 92 150
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -6.86% +13.33%
10th Percentile £39,000 £30,098 £30,650
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,895 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +19.77% -10.00% +11.11%

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 17,819 16,212 16,894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.93% 8.95% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14,063 13,290 13,667
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,039 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% - +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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +94 153 £55,000 +15.79% 19
London +88 78 £58,750 -4.47% 3
UK excluding London +60 76 £53,895 +19.77% 16
Midlands +41 34 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East Midlands +19 22 £40,000 -15.79% 1
South West +9 14 £55,000 +44.74% 2
West Midlands +32 12 £58,750 +38.24% 3
North of England +18 11 £46,948 +4.33% 7
South East -4 10 £72,500 +13.73% 1
East of England - 9 £44,000 - 1
North West +6 6 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Yorkshire +32 5 £46,948 +10.46% 5
Wales +12 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 157 (100.00%) Cisco
2 116 (73.89%) Firewall
2 116 (73.89%) WAN
3 113 (71.97%) Cisco Certification
3 113 (71.97%) SolarWinds
4 108 (68.79%) Cisco ASA
5 105 (66.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 97 (61.78%) CCNP
7 96 (61.15%) Wireless
8 86 (54.78%) LAN
9 80 (50.96%) Data Centre
10 67 (42.68%) VPN
10 67 (42.68%) F5
11 66 (42.04%) CCNA
12 58 (36.94%) Cisco Wireless
13 57 (36.31%) VPLS
14 56 (35.67%) Network Management
15 54 (34.39%) MPLS
16 53 (33.76%) OSPF
17 51 (32.48%) BGP
18 47 (29.94%) CheckPoint
19 46 (29.30%) Cisco ISE
20 45 (28.66%) Nagios
21 41 (26.11%) Network Load Balancing
22 39 (24.84%) VMware
22 39 (24.84%) Meraki
23 37 (23.57%) Retail
24 35 (22.29%) Wireshark
25 34 (21.66%) Cisco Firepower
26 32 (20.38%) SAN

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 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (5.73%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.91%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 116 (73.89%) Firewall
1 116 (73.89%) WAN
2 108 (68.79%) Cisco ASA
3 105 (66.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 96 (61.15%) Wireless
5 86 (54.78%) LAN
6 67 (42.68%) VPN
7 58 (36.94%) Cisco Wireless
8 57 (36.31%) VPLS
9 54 (34.39%) MPLS
10 53 (33.76%) OSPF
11 51 (32.48%) BGP
12 46 (29.30%) Cisco ISE
13 35 (22.29%) Wireshark
14 34 (21.66%) Cisco Firepower
15 32 (20.38%) SAN
16 29 (18.47%) Cisco IOS
17 28 (17.83%) Network Security
18 27 (17.20%) DNS
18 27 (17.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (3.18%) MSI
3 1 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (23.57%) Retail
2 8 (5.10%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.46%) Banking
4 5 (3.18%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.55%) Legal
6 2 (1.27%) Automotive
6 2 (1.27%) Finance
6 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 120 (76.43%) Network Engineer
2 49 (31.21%) Cisco Engineer
2 49 (31.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 35 (22.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 35 (22.29%) Security Engineer
4 33 (21.02%) Project Engineer
5 20 (12.74%) Consultant
6 19 (12.10%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 16 (10.19%) Lead Network Engineer
7 16 (10.19%) Senior Network Engineer
8 14 (8.92%) LAN Engineer
9 13 (8.28%) LAN/WAN Engineer
9 13 (8.28%) Network Consultant
9 13 (8.28%) WAN Engineer
10 11 (7.01%) Security Consultant
11 10 (6.37%) Network Security Consultant
12 9 (5.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (5.73%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (4.46%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
13 7 (4.46%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.91%) CSS
2 2 (1.27%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 80 (50.96%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.73%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (4.46%) PKI
4 7 (4.46%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.55%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.27%) Cyberattack
6 2 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.27%) Handset
6 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.27%) NHS
7 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.64%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.01%) Windows
2 6 (3.82%) Linux
2 6 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.55%) Unix
4 1 (0.64%) Android
4 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.64%) Solaris
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (35.67%) Network Management
2 41 (26.11%) Network Load Balancing
3 29 (18.47%) Migration
4 28 (17.83%) Network Monitoring
5 21 (13.38%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 21 (13.38%) IT Strategy
5 21 (13.38%) ITIL
6 18 (11.46%) Load Balancing
6 18 (11.46%) Multichannel Retail
7 16 (10.19%) Network Design
8 15 (9.55%) DNA
8 15 (9.55%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (8.92%) Presales
9 14 (8.92%) Server Virtualisation
10 13 (8.28%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (7.01%) Web Filtering
12 10 (6.37%) Change Control
12 10 (6.37%) Data Protection
13 9 (5.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 9 (5.73%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.10%) C
2 5 (3.18%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.55%) Python
4 1 (0.64%) AWK
4 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.64%) Java
4 1 (0.64%) Lisp
4 1 (0.64%) Perl
4 1 (0.64%) sed
4 1 (0.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 113 (71.97%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (61.78%) CCNP
3 66 (42.04%) CCNA
4 9 (5.73%) CCIE
5 7 (4.46%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.46%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.55%) Degree
8 3 (1.91%) CCDP
8 3 (1.91%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.64%) CCDA
10 1 (0.64%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 1 (0.64%) CCIE Service Provider
10 1 (0.64%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.37%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.82%) SLA
3 3 (1.91%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.64%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.92%) VMware Server
3 11 (7.01%) VMware NSX
4 8 (5.10%) ProxySG
5 6 (3.82%) Active Directory
6 5 (3.18%) vSphere
7 3 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 45 (28.66%) Nagios
2 24 (15.29%) Stealthwatch
3 11 (7.01%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (5.10%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (3.82%) Nessus
6 5 (3.18%) Packer
6 5 (3.18%) WhatsUp Gold
7 3 (1.91%) Ansible
7 3 (1.91%) CASB
7 3 (1.91%) Cisco CME
8 2 (1.27%) Cisco LMS
8 2 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.27%) Opsview
8 2 (1.27%) SCOM
9 1 (0.64%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 157 (100.00%) Cisco
2 113 (71.97%) SolarWinds
3 67 (42.68%) F5
4 47 (29.94%) CheckPoint
5 39 (24.84%) Meraki
5 39 (24.84%) VMware
6 30 (19.11%) Juniper
7 28 (17.83%) Fortinet
8 20 (12.74%) Palo Alto
9 18 (11.46%) Microsoft
10 12 (7.64%) Blue Coat
11 9 (5.73%) Citrix
12 8 (5.10%) Zscaler
13 6 (3.82%) Aruba
13 6 (3.82%) CA
13 6 (3.82%) Splunk
14 5 (3.18%) EMC
14 5 (3.18%) HP
14 5 (3.18%) ScanSafe
15 4 (2.55%) Infoblox