Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 568 601
Rank change year-on-year 0 +33 +7
Contract jobs citing Meraki 60 49 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.11% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.25% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 35 2
London median daily rate £388 £350 £226
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +54.70% -52.37%
10th Percentile £129 £158 £157
90th Percentile £483 £533 £301
England median daily rate £325 £350 £363
% change year-on-year -7.14% -3.45% -9.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
London median hourly rate £160.00 - £60.00
England median hourly rate £89.75 - £38.75

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 19181 19222 19066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.33% 43.00% 41.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13082 12749 12591
London median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 295 366
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +4.82%

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017. 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 +7 19 £425 +16.04% 1
West London -9 2 £425 +21.52%
East London -14 1 £680 +186.32%
Meraki
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Meraki also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 46 (76.67%) Cisco
2 26 (43.33%) Windows
3 23 (38.33%) Active Directory
4 22 (36.67%) Office 365
5 21 (35.00%) Firewall
5 21 (35.00%) Windows Server
6 19 (31.67%) LAN
7 18 (30.00%) Wireless
8 15 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (25.00%) DHCP
8 15 (25.00%) DNS
8 15 (25.00%) Juniper
9 13 (21.67%) VMware
9 13 (21.67%) WAN
9 13 (21.67%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (20.00%) Mac OS X
10 12 (20.00%) Finance
11 11 (18.33%) VPN
11 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
11 11 (18.33%) ITIL
11 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (15.00%) Windows 10
13 9 (15.00%) Android
13 9 (15.00%) Apple
14 8 (13.33%) Service Management
14 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
14 8 (13.33%) Jamf Pro
15 7 (11.67%) 802.1X
15 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V

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 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 22 (36.67%) Office 365
2 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (8.33%) G Suite
5 2 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.67%) Akamai
6 1 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.67%) IaaS
6 1 (1.67%) PaaS
6 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.00%) Firewall
2 19 (31.67%) LAN
3 18 (30.00%) Wireless
4 15 (25.00%) DHCP
4 15 (25.00%) DNS
4 15 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (21.67%) Cisco IOS
5 13 (21.67%) WAN
6 11 (18.33%) VPN
7 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (11.67%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (10.00%) MPLS
10 5 (8.33%) 802.11
10 5 (8.33%) BIG-IP
10 5 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (8.33%) OSPF
10 5 (8.33%) SAN
10 5 (8.33%) WLAN
11 4 (6.67%) Software-Defined Networking
11 4 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Marketing
3 2 (3.33%) Back Office
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (23.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (18.33%) IT Support
4 11 (18.33%) Support Engineer
5 10 (16.67%) IT Engineer
6 9 (15.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Mac Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Office 365 Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Windows Support Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Architect
11 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
11 3 (5.00%) Analyst
11 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
11 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) 802.1X
2 4 (6.67%) REST
3 3 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) BYOD
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) HP Storage
3 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.67%) Fintech
3 1 (1.67%) iPhone
3 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (43.33%) Windows
2 21 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 9 (15.00%) Android
4 9 (15.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.00%) Linux
7 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.33%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) ITIL
2 8 (13.33%) Service Management
3 7 (11.67%) High Availability
3 7 (11.67%) ITSM
4 5 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (6.67%) Network Planning
6 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.00%) Change Management
6 3 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.00%) Migration
6 3 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (5.00%) Presales
7 2 (3.33%) DevOps
7 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.33%) Network Design
7 2 (3.33%) Project Management
7 2 (3.33%) Time Management
7 2 (3.33%) Web Filtering
8 1 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) Java
1 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.33%) CCNP
2 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.67%) MCSE
4 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) CCIE
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.33%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.33%) Degree
5 2 (3.33%) MCITP
5 2 (3.33%) MCP
5 2 (3.33%) MCSA
5 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (38.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.00%) Docker
4 3 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.67%) NFS
5 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.67%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Jamf Pro
2 4 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.67%) TrustSec
3 3 (5.00%) SCCM
4 2 (3.33%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.33%) Ansible
4 2 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.33%) Puppet
4 2 (3.33%) SmoothWall
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.67%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (76.67%) Cisco
2 15 (25.00%) Juniper
3 13 (21.67%) VMware
4 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
5 9 (15.00%) Apple
6 7 (11.67%) Aruba
6 7 (11.67%) F5
7 6 (10.00%) Google
8 5 (8.33%) CheckPoint
9 4 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (6.67%) Forcepoint
9 4 (6.67%) HP
9 4 (6.67%) Sophos
9 4 (6.67%) Veeam
10 3 (5.00%) Avaya
10 3 (5.00%) Citrix
10 3 (5.00%) Dell
10 3 (5.00%) Nortel
10 3 (5.00%) Ruckus Wireless
11 2 (3.33%) Mitel