Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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
England > South West
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 195 205
Rank change year-on-year -25 +10 -
Contract jobs citing Meraki 8 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.12% 0.16% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.42% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
South West median daily rate £336 £238 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.62% - -
England median daily rate £411 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +26.54% -7.14% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £89.75 -

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 the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,638 2,157 2,343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.72% 39.08% 41.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,622 1,337 1,484
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £200 £194
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 105 174
South West median hourly rate £41.52 £24.00 £23.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.98% +3.73% -9.26%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.28 £11.63
90th Percentile £56.33 £48.45 £46.35
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -5.71%

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Meraki as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in the South West

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Meraki in the South West

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Meraki in the South West over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Meraki in the South West

Meraki
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Meraki within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Wiltshire -21 3 £348 +148.36% 2
Bristol -16 2 £325 - 3
Gloucestershire -12 1 - -
Devon - 1 £288 - 1
Meraki
England

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 South West region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) McAfee
5 2 (25.00%) Sophos
5 2 (25.00%) BGP
5 2 (25.00%) VRRP
5 2 (25.00%) Forcepoint
5 2 (25.00%) ADSL
5 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (25.00%) NFS
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) WLAN
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (25.00%) Aruba
5 2 (25.00%) Junos
5 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks

Meraki
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) ADSL
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (25.00%) Junos
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) VRRP
4 2 (25.00%) WLAN
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Adaptive Security
2 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
4 2 (25.00%) Aruba
4 2 (25.00%) Brocade
4 2 (25.00%) BT
4 2 (25.00%) Forcepoint
4 2 (25.00%) McAfee
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) Sophos
5 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
5 1 (12.50%) Siemens
5 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard