Period
to 24 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 24 February 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
England > London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 564 551 598
Rank change year-on-year -13 +47 -10
Contract jobs citing Meraki 56 40 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.097% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.23% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 5
London median daily rate £375 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -34.21%
10th Percentile £229 £192 £189
90th Percentile £475 £478 £500
England median daily rate £350 £345 £400
% change year-on-year +1.45% -13.80% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
London median hourly rate £160.00 £16.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +900.00% -55.56% -
10th Percentile £155.00 £15.50 £16.80
90th Percentile £165.00 £16.50 £55.20
England median hourly rate £160.00 £16.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +900.00% +33.33% -

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,679 17,741 18,032
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.09% 42.93% 40.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,787 11,850 11,947
London median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £255
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.99% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 322 280 311
London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.61% +9.21% +8.26%
10th Percentile £11.82 £12.11 £11.25
90th Percentile £54.88 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +6.28%

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in London

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Meraki in London

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Meraki in London over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Meraki in London

Meraki
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Meraki in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Meraki in London

Meraki
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Meraki within the London region over the 6 months to 24 February 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -18 15 £413 +12.63% 3
East London -11 3 £680 +186.32%
West London -33 2 £375 -10.45% 4
Meraki
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 London region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 41 (73.21%) Cisco
2 27 (48.21%) Windows
3 21 (37.50%) Firewall
4 20 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 18 (32.14%) LAN
5 18 (32.14%) Windows Server
6 17 (30.36%) VMware
7 16 (28.57%) Wireless
8 15 (26.79%) Juniper
8 15 (26.79%) WAN
8 15 (26.79%) Office 365
9 12 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (19.64%) Windows 10
11 10 (17.86%) DHCP
11 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (16.07%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (16.07%) ITIL
12 9 (16.07%) DNS
12 9 (16.07%) VPN
13 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 8 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (12.50%) Aruba
14 7 (12.50%) Jamf Pro
14 7 (12.50%) Finance
14 7 (12.50%) SAN
14 7 (12.50%) Mac OS X
14 7 (12.50%) Apple

Meraki
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (26.79%) Office 365
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.36%) G Suite
5 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.79%) IaaS
5 1 (1.79%) PaaS
5 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (37.50%) Firewall
2 18 (32.14%) LAN
3 16 (28.57%) Wireless
4 15 (26.79%) WAN
5 12 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (17.86%) DHCP
7 9 (16.07%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (16.07%) DNS
7 9 (16.07%) VPN
8 8 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (12.50%) MPLS
9 7 (12.50%) SAN
10 6 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (10.71%) WLAN
11 5 (8.93%) 802.11
11 5 (8.93%) BGP
11 5 (8.93%) NAS
11 5 (8.93%) OSPF
11 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
12 4 (7.14%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Network Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Firewall Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) IT Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) IT Support
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Mac Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Office 365 Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Active Directory Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) 802.1X
2 4 (7.14%) REST
3 3 (5.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) iPhone
2 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.79%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (48.21%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 11 (19.64%) Windows 10
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (12.50%) Mac OS X
7 5 (8.93%) Android
7 5 (8.93%) Linux
8 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.57%) CentOS
9 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) ITIL
2 6 (10.71%) High Availability
3 5 (8.93%) ITSM
3 5 (8.93%) Network Virtualisation
3 5 (8.93%) Service Management
4 4 (7.14%) Network Planning
5 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.36%) Change Management
5 3 (5.36%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (5.36%) Open Source
5 3 (5.36%) Presales
5 3 (5.36%) Project Management
6 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.57%) SIEM
7 1 (1.79%) Change Control
7 1 (1.79%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.79%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.79%) Resource Management
7 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (1.79%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) Java
1 3 (5.36%) Python
2 1 (1.79%) C
2 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) CCNP
1 6 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.36%) MCSA
2 3 (5.36%) MCSE
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) CCIE
3 2 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) MCP
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.79%) CCIE Wireless
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.14%) vSphere
5 3 (5.36%) Docker
6 2 (3.57%) DFS Replication
6 2 (3.57%) ProxySG
6 2 (3.57%) Squid
7 1 (1.79%) NFS
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.79%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Jamf Pro
2 4 (7.14%) TrustSec
3 3 (5.36%) FortiGate
4 2 (3.57%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.57%) Nagios
5 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.79%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 41 (73.21%) Cisco
2 17 (30.36%) VMware
3 15 (26.79%) Juniper
4 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 7 (12.50%) Apple
5 7 (12.50%) Aruba
6 6 (10.71%) Citrix
7 5 (8.93%) F5
7 5 (8.93%) HP
8 4 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 4 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.14%) Veeam
9 3 (5.36%) Avaya
9 3 (5.36%) EMC
9 3 (5.36%) Google
9 3 (5.36%) NetApp
9 3 (5.36%) SonicWALL
9 3 (5.36%) Splunk
10 2 (3.57%) Nortel