Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 236 233
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +30
Contract jobs citing Meraki 18 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.55% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 7
City of London median daily rate £469 £425 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -1.73% +57.27%
10th Percentile £394 £182 £260
90th Percentile £538 £484 £452
Central London median daily rate £460 £425 £366
% change year-on-year +8.24% +16.04% +33.18%
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 2,702 2,740 2,819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.29% 38.34% 43.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,020 2,068 2,099
City of London median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +2.86%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £285
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 57 45
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +10.79%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.85 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.35 £18.23
% change year-on-year +1.91% +0.69% +4.14%

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 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Meraki in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (83.33%) Wireless
4 14 (77.78%) CCNP
5 12 (66.67%) LAN
6 10 (55.56%) WAN
6 10 (55.56%) SolarWinds
7 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (50.00%) WLAN
7 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 8 (44.44%) MPLS
8 8 (44.44%) F5
8 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 6 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
9 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (33.33%) XMPP
9 6 (33.33%) Network Security
9 6 (33.33%) Firewall
9 6 (33.33%) CMS
9 6 (33.33%) Blue Coat
9 6 (33.33%) ProxySG
9 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 6 (33.33%) ISDN
9 6 (33.33%) DHCP
9 6 (33.33%) Windows
10 5 (27.78%) Python
10 5 (27.78%) DNS

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 6 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.56%) G Suite
4 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) Wireless
2 12 (66.67%) LAN
3 10 (55.56%) WAN
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (50.00%) WLAN
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (44.44%) MPLS
6 6 (33.33%) DHCP
6 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (33.33%) Firewall
6 6 (33.33%) ISDN
6 6 (33.33%) Network Security
6 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 5 (27.78%) DNS
7 5 (27.78%) IPsec
7 5 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (22.22%) OSPF
8 4 (22.22%) Unified Communications
8 4 (22.22%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Security Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Network Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Security Specialist
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Support
5 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) XMPP
2 3 (16.67%) 802.1X
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Network Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) Network Management
2 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (16.67%) Task Automation
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (5.56%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (77.78%) CCNP
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (11.11%) CCIE
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.56%) CCIE Wireless
5 1 (5.56%) CWNA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Rundeck
2 2 (11.11%) Terraform
3 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) SolarWinds
3 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (44.44%) F5
5 6 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 3 (16.67%) AirMagnet
6 3 (16.67%) Google
6 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
7 2 (11.11%) Arista
7 2 (11.11%) Aruba
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (5.56%) Juniper