Period
to 22 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 September 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 139 154
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15 -
Contract jobs citing Meraki 15 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.47% 0.069% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 0.16% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Manchester median daily rate £444 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.00% - -
North West median daily rate £418 £313 -
% change year-on-year +33.60% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,252 1,285 1,539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 39.62% 44.08% 42.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 736 879
Manchester median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +9.59%
10th Percentile £175 £213 £250
90th Percentile £563 £600 £540
North West median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 65 39
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -3.45% +7.41%
10th Percentile £11.18 £10.85 £9.24
90th Percentile £38.75 £23.00 £38.30
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year +12.90% -14.48% +9.85%

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in Manchester

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Meraki in Manchester

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Meraki in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Meraki in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
4 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) BIG-IP
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 4 (26.67%) OSPF
4 4 (26.67%) BGP
4 4 (26.67%) Office 365
4 4 (26.67%) F5
5 3 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (20.00%) Terraform
5 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Juniper
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) VLAN
5 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (13.33%) Puppet
6 2 (13.33%) Network Management

Meraki
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (13.33%) nginx
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Office 365
3 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) BGP
3 4 (26.67%) BIG-IP
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) OSPF
4 3 (20.00%) Internet
4 3 (20.00%) VLAN
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (13.33%) DMVPN
5 2 (13.33%) DNS
5 2 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (13.33%) NX-OS
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Technical Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
1 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) VMS
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design
3 2 (13.33%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Network Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Network Segmentation
3 2 (13.33%) OWASP
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (13.33%) SFIA
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNP
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) AWS Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCDP
2 2 (13.33%) CCIE
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) MCTS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) ProxySG
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Terraform
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Forum Sentry
2 2 (13.33%) Packer
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) F5
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (13.33%) BMC
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Infoblox
4 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Sophos
5 1 (6.67%) ZyXEL