Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 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
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 508 704 825
Rank change year-on-year +196 +121 +67
Permanent jobs citing Meraki 652 454 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.52% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 0.70% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 563 416 301
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +8.24%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% +10.50% +2.84%

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 53,796 64,873 74,990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.50% 42.77% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41,479 50,815 58,466
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in England

Meraki
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Meraki in England.

Salary trend for Meraki in England

Meraki
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Meraki in England over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 2019. 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 +121 243 £52,500 - 29
North of England +106 146 £32,500 -31.58% 25
South East +78 122 £45,000 - 34
Yorkshire +61 90 £22,500 -40.00% 12
North West +32 53 £42,500 -19.05% 11
Midlands +35 45 £41,500 -20.95% 10
South West +29 45 £34,000 -2.12% 5
East of England +75 43 £52,500 -4.55% 10
West Midlands +42 33 £39,500 -31.30% 7
East Midlands +28 11 £50,000 +23.46% 3
North East +23 3 £50,272 +60.87% 2
Meraki
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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.

1 598 (91.72%) Cisco
2 433 (66.41%) Firewall
3 313 (48.01%) Cisco Certification
4 284 (43.56%) Azure
5 283 (43.40%) WAN
6 277 (42.48%) Microsoft
7 265 (40.64%) Wireless
8 256 (39.26%) Windows
9 248 (38.04%) VMware
10 247 (37.88%) Office 365
11 246 (37.73%) LAN
12 230 (35.28%) Active Directory
13 205 (31.44%) CCNP
14 177 (27.15%) Data Centre
15 163 (25.00%) CCNA
15 163 (25.00%) AWS
16 160 (24.54%) Windows Server
17 157 (24.08%) VMware Infrastructure
18 135 (20.71%) VPN
19 132 (20.25%) ITIL
20 129 (19.79%) Network Security
21 127 (19.48%) DNS
22 124 (19.02%) VoIP
23 115 (17.64%) DHCP
24 109 (16.72%) MPLS
25 108 (16.56%) Cisco ASA
26 107 (16.41%) TCP/IP
27 101 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
28 99 (15.18%) Aruba
29 98 (15.03%) Citrix

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 75 (11.50%) MS Exchange
2 64 (9.82%) SharePoint
3 27 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (1.99%) Skype for Business
6 12 (1.84%) Confluence
7 8 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.23%) SAS
8 6 (0.92%) IIS
8 6 (0.92%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.46%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.31%) Apache
Applications
1 51 (7.82%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (4.75%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.46%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.31%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 9 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.46%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 284 (43.56%) Azure
2 247 (37.88%) Office 365
3 163 (25.00%) AWS
4 36 (5.52%) GCP
5 25 (3.83%) Azure Active Directory
6 23 (3.53%) OneDrive
7 13 (1.99%) IaaS
8 12 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (1.38%) G Suite
9 9 (1.38%) IBM Cloud
9 9 (1.38%) SoftLayer
10 7 (1.07%) PaaS
10 7 (1.07%) SaaS
11 6 (0.92%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 6 (0.92%) Mimecast
11 6 (0.92%) Power Platform
11 6 (0.92%) PowerApps
12 5 (0.77%) Dropbox
13 4 (0.61%) Akamai
13 4 (0.61%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 433 (66.41%) Firewall
2 283 (43.40%) WAN
3 265 (40.64%) Wireless
4 246 (37.73%) LAN
5 135 (20.71%) VPN
6 129 (19.79%) Network Security
7 127 (19.48%) DNS
8 124 (19.02%) VoIP
9 115 (17.64%) DHCP
10 109 (16.72%) MPLS
11 108 (16.56%) Cisco ASA
12 107 (16.41%) TCP/IP
13 97 (14.88%) BGP
14 83 (12.73%) OSPF
14 83 (12.73%) Wi-Fi
15 62 (9.51%) SAN
16 59 (9.05%) VLAN
17 58 (8.90%) IPsec
18 57 (8.74%) Broadband
19 56 (8.59%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (4.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (0.77%) Geospatial Data
5 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.31%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.15%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.15%) Big Data
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (2.30%) JIRA
2 12 (1.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 11 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.92%) Terragrunt
5 6 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (9.05%) Finance
2 56 (8.59%) Telecoms
3 48 (7.36%) Retail
4 18 (2.76%) Public Sector
5 15 (2.30%) Marketing
6 11 (1.69%) Law
7 9 (1.38%) Legal
8 6 (0.92%) Banking
8 6 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.61%) Games
10 2 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 180 (27.61%) Network Engineer
2 87 (13.34%) Analyst
3 80 (12.27%) Support Engineer
4 79 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 62 (9.51%) Senior Network Engineer
6 55 (8.44%) Technical Support
7 53 (8.13%) Consultant
8 51 (7.82%) Support Analyst
9 41 (6.29%) 2nd Line Support
9 41 (6.29%) IT Engineer
9 41 (6.29%) Technical Analyst
9 41 (6.29%) Technical Support Analyst
10 40 (6.13%) Architect
11 33 (5.06%) 1st Line Support
11 33 (5.06%) Network Support
12 30 (4.60%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 29 (4.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 29 (4.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 27 (4.14%) IT Support
15 26 (3.99%) 1st Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.22%) 802.1X
2 4 (0.61%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (0.61%) HTML
2 4 (0.61%) X-Windows
3 2 (0.31%) COM
3 2 (0.31%) POSIX
4 1 (0.15%) CSS
4 1 (0.15%) SAML
4 1 (0.15%) Web Services
4 1 (0.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 177 (27.15%) Data Centre
2 44 (6.75%) Management Information System
3 35 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.68%) Public Cloud
5 21 (3.22%) Private Cloud
6 19 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (2.45%) Mobile Computing
8 9 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (1.38%) PKI
8 9 (1.38%) Replication
9 8 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 8 (1.23%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (0.92%) Clustering
10 6 (0.92%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.77%) FMCG
12 4 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.46%) DataPower
13 3 (0.46%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 256 (39.26%) Windows
2 160 (24.54%) Windows Server
3 73 (11.20%) Linux
4 70 (10.74%) Windows 10
4 70 (10.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 67 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (5.21%) Windows 7
7 23 (3.53%) Mac OS X
8 17 (2.61%) Windows 8
9 15 (2.30%) CentOS
9 15 (2.30%) Ubuntu
10 14 (2.15%) Unix
11 13 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (1.38%) Mac OS
13 8 (1.23%) CatOS
14 4 (0.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (20.25%) ITIL
2 89 (13.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 74 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
4 61 (9.36%) Presales
5 60 (9.20%) Migration
6 55 (8.44%) Load Balancing
7 54 (8.28%) Network Design
8 48 (7.36%) Supplier Management
9 47 (7.21%) Technical Leadership
10 46 (7.06%) IT Strategy
11 45 (6.90%) Change Management
12 44 (6.75%) Project Delivery
13 41 (6.29%) Information Security
14 40 (6.13%) Mentoring
15 39 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
16 38 (5.83%) Incident Management
16 38 (5.83%) Time Management
17 36 (5.52%) DevOps
18 35 (5.37%) Service Management
19 34 (5.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (12.12%) PowerShell
2 40 (6.13%) Python
3 37 (5.67%) SQL
4 18 (2.76%) Bash Shell
5 4 (0.61%) C
6 3 (0.46%) Ruby
7 2 (0.31%) Go
8 1 (0.15%) PHP
8 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.15%) VB
8 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 313 (48.01%) Cisco Certification
2 205 (31.44%) CCNP
3 163 (25.00%) CCNA
4 101 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 81 (12.42%) MCSE
6 70 (10.74%) MCITP
7 58 (8.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 57 (8.74%) CCIE
9 44 (6.75%) Degree
10 40 (6.13%) CCDP
11 35 (5.37%) MCSA
12 12 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
13 10 (1.53%) MCP
13 10 (1.53%) RHCA
14 7 (1.07%) SC Cleared
14 7 (1.07%) Security Cleared
15 6 (0.92%) CCA
15 6 (0.92%) CCIE Routing and Switching
15 6 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
16 5 (0.77%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (11.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 52 (7.98%) ISO 9001
3 34 (5.21%) SLA
4 20 (3.07%) ISO 22301
5 17 (2.61%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.92%) GDPR
7 5 (0.77%) COBIT
7 5 (0.77%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (0.77%) QA
8 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 230 (35.28%) Active Directory
2 157 (24.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (14.11%) Hyper-V
4 31 (4.75%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (3.53%) vSphere
6 20 (3.07%) XenApp
7 14 (2.15%) XenDesktop
8 12 (1.84%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (1.53%) pfSense
10 8 (1.23%) NFS
11 7 (1.07%) Firmware
11 7 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.46%) Docker
13 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.31%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.15%) Snort
Systems Management
1 40 (6.13%) Ansible
2 36 (5.52%) Microsoft Intune
3 33 (5.06%) SCCM
4 28 (4.29%) FortiGate
5 23 (3.53%) Terraform
6 21 (3.22%) Cisco CUCM
7 20 (3.07%) WSUS
8 18 (2.76%) Puppet
9 17 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
10 16 (2.45%) Jamf Pro
11 15 (2.30%) Cisco UCCX
12 9 (1.38%) RANCID
12 9 (1.38%) vCenter Server
13 8 (1.23%) Backup Exec
14 7 (1.07%) Stealthwatch
15 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Clustering
15 6 (0.92%) SCOM
16 5 (0.77%) Cisco Prime
16 5 (0.77%) Kubernetes
17 4 (0.61%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 598 (91.72%) Cisco
2 277 (42.48%) Microsoft
3 248 (38.04%) VMware
4 99 (15.18%) Aruba
5 98 (15.03%) Citrix
6 97 (14.88%) Palo Alto
7 82 (12.58%) F5
8 81 (12.42%) Juniper
9 75 (11.50%) SolarWinds
10 62 (9.51%) CheckPoint
11 57 (8.74%) Huawei
12 55 (8.44%) Fortinet
12 55 (8.44%) HP
13 49 (7.52%) Ruckus Wireless
14 48 (7.36%) Polycom
15 41 (6.29%) Dell
16 30 (4.60%) Sophos
17 26 (3.99%) Brocade
18 25 (3.83%) Veeam
19 23 (3.53%) Extreme Networks