Period
to 4 December 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Meraki products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Meraki over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Meraki.

Meraki
UK > England
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 623 460 527
Rank change year-on-year -163 +67 +181
Permanent jobs citing Meraki 411 265 616
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.52% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 1.35% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 377 231 544
10th Percentile £27,750 £33,750 £23,250
25th Percentile £33,750 £41,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% -10.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £64,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% -10.00%

Meraki is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43,367 19,634 52,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.81% 38.37% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29,514 15,983 40,969
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £39,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,250 £84,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Meraki as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in England

Meraki
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Meraki in England.

Salary trend for Meraki in England

Meraki
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Meraki in England over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Meraki in England

Meraki
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Meraki within the England region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -223 121 £52,000 -13.33% 40
North of England -52 113 £38,500 -14.44% 24
South East -80 100 £50,000 -11.89% 12
North West -42 64 £36,500 -16.09% 15
Yorkshire -39 53 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Midlands -85 53 £45,000 -5.26% 16
West Midlands -70 38 £45,000 -10.00% 11
North East -15 16 £45,000 -18.18% 5
South West -75 16 £44,250 -0.56% 12
East of England -110 15 £42,500 +9.68% 4
East Midlands -67 10 £48,750 +14.71% 5
Meraki
UK

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT 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 permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 312 (75.91%) Cisco
2 249 (60.58%) Windows
3 241 (58.64%) Firewall
4 212 (51.58%) Microsoft 365
5 198 (48.18%) Microsoft
6 182 (44.28%) Azure
7 174 (42.34%) Active Directory
8 170 (41.36%) WAN
9 140 (34.06%) LAN
10 129 (31.39%) Cisco Certification
10 129 (31.39%) Windows Server
11 123 (29.93%) VPN
12 117 (28.47%) Social Skills
13 112 (27.25%) Wi-Fi
14 105 (25.55%) CCNA
15 102 (24.82%) DNS
16 101 (24.57%) VMware
17 95 (23.11%) DHCP
18 94 (22.87%) ITIL
19 90 (21.90%) Wireless
20 89 (21.65%) TCP/IP
21 87 (21.17%) Windows 10
22 83 (20.19%) AWS
23 75 (18.25%) Palo Alto
24 72 (17.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
25 68 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure
25 68 (16.55%) CCNP
26 67 (16.30%) Hyper-V
27 63 (15.33%) VLAN
27 63 (15.33%) VoIP

Meraki
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 36 (8.76%) SharePoint
2 32 (7.79%) MS Exchange
3 17 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.22%) IIS
6 4 (0.97%) SAS
7 3 (0.73%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.49%) Apache
8 2 (0.49%) Confluence
8 2 (0.49%) WordPress
9 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 51 (12.41%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.97%) MicroStation
3 4 (0.97%) Revit
4 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.43%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 212 (51.58%) Microsoft 365
2 182 (44.28%) Azure
3 83 (20.19%) AWS
4 29 (7.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 24 (5.84%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (5.11%) Google Workspace
6 21 (5.11%) PaaS
7 20 (4.87%) GCP
8 19 (4.62%) SaaS
9 18 (4.38%) IaaS
10 13 (3.16%) Azure Sentinel
10 13 (3.16%) Mimecast
11 10 (2.43%) OneDrive
12 6 (1.46%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 6 (1.46%) Power Platform
12 6 (1.46%) PowerApps
13 5 (1.22%) Slack
14 4 (0.97%) Azure Key Vault
15 3 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (0.73%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 241 (58.64%) Firewall
2 170 (41.36%) WAN
3 140 (34.06%) LAN
4 123 (29.93%) VPN
5 112 (27.25%) Wi-Fi
6 102 (24.82%) DNS
7 95 (23.11%) DHCP
8 90 (21.90%) Wireless
9 89 (21.65%) TCP/IP
10 63 (15.33%) VLAN
10 63 (15.33%) VoIP
11 52 (12.65%) Network Security
12 51 (12.41%) MPLS
13 45 (10.95%) BGP
14 43 (10.46%) SAN
14 43 (10.46%) SD-WAN
15 37 (9.00%) Cisco ASA
16 36 (8.76%) OSPF
17 31 (7.54%) IPsec
18 27 (6.57%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (0.73%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (0.73%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.73%) MySQL
3 3 (0.73%) NoSQL
3 3 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (0.97%) JIRA
General
1 117 (28.47%) Social Skills
2 37 (9.00%) Finance
3 32 (7.79%) Retail
4 31 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.87%) Organisational Skills
6 14 (3.41%) Digital Economy
7 12 (2.92%) Legal
8 8 (1.95%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.95%) Presentation Skills
9 6 (1.46%) Banking
10 5 (1.22%) Documentation Skills
10 5 (1.22%) Marketing
10 5 (1.22%) Public Sector
10 5 (1.22%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.97%) Automotive
11 4 (0.97%) Back Office
12 3 (0.73%) Law
12 3 (0.73%) Retail Finance
13 2 (0.49%) Influencing Skills
13 2 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 131 (31.87%) Network Engineer
2 68 (16.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 63 (15.33%) Support Engineer
4 57 (13.87%) Security Engineer
5 53 (12.90%) IT Engineer
6 38 (9.25%) IT Support
7 34 (8.27%) Analyst
8 33 (8.03%) Cisco Engineer
9 32 (7.79%) Network Security Engineer
10 30 (7.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 28 (6.81%) IT Support Engineer
12 26 (6.33%) Senior Network Engineer
13 24 (5.84%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
14 21 (5.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 20 (4.87%) Support Analyst
16 16 (3.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 16 (3.89%) 2nd Line Support
16 16 (3.89%) Field Engineer
16 16 (3.89%) IT Manager
17 13 (3.16%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.46%) 802.1X
2 4 (0.97%) JSON
2 4 (0.97%) OAuth
3 3 (0.73%) YAML
4 2 (0.49%) .NET
5 1 (0.24%) ARM Templates
5 1 (0.24%) EDI
5 1 (0.24%) Node.js
5 1 (0.24%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (14.60%) Data Centre
2 22 (5.35%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (3.65%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.16%) User Experience
6 12 (2.92%) Public Cloud
7 11 (2.68%) Driving Licence
7 11 (2.68%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (2.43%) DataPower
9 9 (2.19%) PKI
10 7 (1.70%) HP Storage
11 6 (1.46%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.22%) Digital Signage
12 5 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.22%) iPad
12 5 (1.22%) iPhone
13 4 (0.97%) Cyber Defence
13 4 (0.97%) IVR
13 4 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 249 (60.58%) Windows
2 129 (31.39%) Windows Server
3 87 (21.17%) Windows 10
4 51 (12.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (11.68%) Windows Server 2016
6 43 (10.46%) Linux
7 29 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (6.08%) Mac OS
9 24 (5.84%) Mac OS X
10 22 (5.35%) Windows Server 2019
11 17 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (3.65%) Windows 2000 Server
13 10 (2.43%) Windows 7
14 9 (2.19%) Android
15 8 (1.95%) VMS
16 7 (1.70%) Apple iOS
16 7 (1.70%) Unix
17 3 (0.73%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (22.87%) ITIL
2 72 (17.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 54 (13.14%) Problem-Solving
4 51 (12.41%) Cybersecurity
5 46 (11.19%) Project Management
6 37 (9.00%) Migration
7 34 (8.27%) Information Security
7 34 (8.27%) Time Management
8 32 (7.79%) Change Management
9 28 (6.81%) Service Delivery
10 27 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (6.57%) SIEM
11 26 (6.33%) Network Monitoring
12 24 (5.84%) Network Design
13 23 (5.60%) Mentoring
13 23 (5.60%) Network Architecture
14 21 (5.11%) Computer Science
14 21 (5.11%) Fintech
15 20 (4.87%) Kalman Filter
16 19 (4.62%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 57 (13.87%) PowerShell
2 29 (7.06%) SQL
3 11 (2.68%) Python
4 6 (1.46%) Bash Shell
5 4 (0.97%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.24%) C
6 1 (0.24%) Go
6 1 (0.24%) Java
6 1 (0.24%) Perl
6 1 (0.24%) PHP
6 1 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 129 (31.39%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (25.55%) CCNA
3 68 (16.55%) CCNP
4 49 (11.92%) Degree
5 34 (8.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (4.38%) MCSE
7 17 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 17 (4.14%) MCP
8 14 (3.41%) JNCIA
9 13 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (2.92%) MCITP
11 10 (2.43%) Security Cleared
12 9 (2.19%) MCSA
13 8 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.70%) NCSIE
15 6 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (1.46%) MCTS
15 6 (1.46%) SC Cleared
16 5 (1.22%) CISSP
16 5 (1.22%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.98%) GDPR
1 41 (9.98%) SLA
2 21 (5.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (0.73%) NCSC
5 3 (0.73%) NIST
System Software
1 174 (42.34%) Active Directory
2 68 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (16.30%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (2.68%) Firmware
6 8 (1.95%) VMware Server
7 7 (1.70%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (1.22%) vSphere
10 4 (0.97%) BitLocker
10 4 (0.97%) Docker
11 2 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.49%) XenApp
11 2 (0.49%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.24%) KVM
12 1 (0.24%) pfSense
12 1 (0.24%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 49 (11.92%) Microsoft Intune
2 33 (8.03%) SCCM
3 22 (5.35%) Terraform
4 12 (2.92%) FortiGate
5 11 (2.68%) Jamf Pro
6 10 (2.43%) SolarWinds Orion
7 8 (1.95%) AirWatch
8 7 (1.70%) Pingdom
9 6 (1.46%) Kubernetes
10 5 (1.22%) CSIRT
10 5 (1.22%) Stealthwatch
11 4 (0.97%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 4 (0.97%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.97%) SCOM
11 4 (0.97%) SCOrch
12 3 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.73%) Opsgenie
12 3 (0.73%) ServiceCenter
12 3 (0.73%) WMI
13 2 (0.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 312 (75.91%) Cisco
2 198 (48.18%) Microsoft
3 101 (24.57%) VMware
4 75 (18.25%) Palo Alto
5 43 (10.46%) SolarWinds
6 40 (9.73%) HP
7 36 (8.76%) Aruba
8 34 (8.27%) Fortinet
8 34 (8.27%) Google
9 31 (7.54%) CheckPoint
10 28 (6.81%) Apple
11 27 (6.57%) Juniper
12 26 (6.33%) Citrix
13 25 (6.08%) Veeam
14 23 (5.60%) Sophos
15 21 (5.11%) Dell
16 18 (4.38%) Ubiquiti
17 17 (4.14%) ServiceNow
17 17 (4.14%) WatchGuard
18 15 (3.65%) Zscaler