Period
to 5 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 5 December 2019 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 208 250 231
Rank change year-on-year +42 -19 +12
Contract jobs citing Meraki 14 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.66% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 13
City of London median daily rate £338 £469 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.00% +10.29% -1.73%
10th Percentile £165 £394 £201
90th Percentile £488 £538 £485
Central London median daily rate £375 £460 £425
% change year-on-year -18.48% +8.24% +16.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,352 2,743 2,752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.91% 38.31% 38.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,805 2,062 2,076
City of London median daily rate £500 £488 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +0.46% +7.83%
10th Percentile £260 £228 £264
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £488 £488 £475
% change year-on-year - +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 72 56
City of London median hourly rate £20.67 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.51% +3.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.53 £25.50 £30.88
Central London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.70 £18.70
% change year-on-year +11.39% - -0.13%

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Meraki as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in the City of London

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Meraki in the City of London

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Meraki in the City of London over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Meraki in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Azure
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) Office 365
6 4 (28.57%) AWS
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) DHCP
6 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) IPsec
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) Apple
7 3 (21.43%) VLAN
7 3 (21.43%) Network Security
7 3 (21.43%) SaaS
8 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
8 2 (14.29%) F5
8 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
8 2 (14.29%) Time Management
8 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP

Meraki
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Azure
2 6 (42.86%) Office 365
3 4 (28.57%) AWS
4 3 (21.43%) SaaS
5 2 (14.29%) G Suite
6 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (7.14%) IaaS
6 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
6 1 (7.14%) PaaS
6 1 (7.14%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) IPsec
2 3 (21.43%) Network Security
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) VLAN
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) BGP
3 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) DMVPN
3 2 (14.29%) FTP
3 2 (14.29%) OSPF
3 2 (14.29%) SMTP
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Power BI
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) LAN Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) WAN Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Mac Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) PKI
1 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
2 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Debian
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) SIEM
3 1 (7.14%) Tech Ops
3 1 (7.14%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) MCTS
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) ProxySG
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Apple
4 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Adobe
5 1 (7.14%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (7.14%) Bomgar
5 1 (7.14%) Darktrace
5 1 (7.14%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
5 1 (7.14%) Polycom
5 1 (7.14%) Splunk
5 1 (7.14%) Zscaler