Period
to 25 January 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Meraki products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Meraki over the 6 months to 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Meraki.

Meraki
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 106 133
Rank change year-on-year +34 +27 -23
Contract jobs citing Meraki 15 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.22% 0.19% 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category 2.51% 0.40% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £510 £255 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% - -
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £275
% change year-on-year - +36.36% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.75 - £13.00

Meraki is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Buckinghamshire.

All Vendors
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 598 749 1,040
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 48.82% 47.56% 45.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 429 524
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £225 £232 £226
90th Percentile £550 £601 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 59 59
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -20.00% +48.94%
10th Percentile £10.52 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.08 £37.75 £33.17
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +10.77% -7.14% +16.67%

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Meraki as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in Buckinghamshire

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Meraki in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Meraki in Buckinghamshire

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Meraki in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Meraki in Buckinghamshire

Meraki
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Meraki within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 January 2020. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +34 12 - - 5
Marlow - 1 £530 -
Aylesbury - 1 £90 -
Meraki
South East

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Meraki also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Office 365
3 11 (73.33%) Splunk
3 11 (73.33%) Information Security
3 11 (73.33%) Law
3 11 (73.33%) Legal
3 11 (73.33%) Problem Management
3 11 (73.33%) SCCM
3 11 (73.33%) SCOM
3 11 (73.33%) ISMS
3 11 (73.33%) E-Commerce
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) Sony
3 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 11 (73.33%) Information Security Management
3 11 (73.33%) Security Management
3 11 (73.33%) Management Information System
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (66.67%) CCNA
4 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (60.00%) F5
5 9 (60.00%) Windows 8
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (60.00%) MCITP

Meraki
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) Azure
3 2 (13.33%) Akamai
4 1 (6.67%) AWS
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) IaaS
4 1 (6.67%) Mimecast
4 1 (6.67%) PaaS
4 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (60.00%) NaaS
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 11 (73.33%) Law
1 11 (73.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) E-Commerce
1 11 (73.33%) Information Security
1 11 (73.33%) Information Security Management
1 11 (73.33%) ISMS
1 11 (73.33%) Problem Management
1 11 (73.33%) Security Management
2 9 (60.00%) Change Management
2 9 (60.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCNA
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (60.00%) MCITP
2 9 (60.00%) MCSA
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
3 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) SCCM
1 11 (73.33%) SCOM
2 9 (60.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Sony
2 11 (73.33%) Splunk
3 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 9 (60.00%) Adobe
4 9 (60.00%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper