Period
to 27 November 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 27 November 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 272 193 287
Rank change year-on-year -79 +94 +59
Permanent jobs citing Meraki 52 25 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.48% 0.54% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 1.20% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 50 24 37
10th Percentile £31,925 £35,375 £25,650
25th Percentile £33,438 £41,250 £34,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £46,250 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.70% +11.45% -20.95%
75th Percentile £52,500 £52,813 £57,250
90th Percentile £60,125 £53,750 £67,850
England 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 the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,706 2,075 5,173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 43.78% 44.67% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,529 1,645 4,283
10th Percentile £26,500 £28,350 £25,550
25th Percentile £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,000 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in the Midlands

Meraki
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Meraki in the Midlands

Meraki
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Meraki in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Meraki in the Midlands

Meraki
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Meraki within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 November 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
West Midlands -87 37 £45,000 -10.00% 8
East Midlands -61 10 £48,750 +14.71% 7
Meraki
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 48 (92.31%) Cisco
2 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
2 31 (59.62%) Windows
3 27 (51.92%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (50.00%) Firewall
4 26 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 24 (46.15%) CCNA
6 23 (44.23%) Microsoft 365
7 22 (42.31%) VPN
8 21 (40.38%) CCNP
8 21 (40.38%) Azure
9 18 (34.62%) MPLS
10 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
10 16 (30.77%) VMware
11 15 (28.85%) WAN
11 15 (28.85%) VoIP
11 15 (28.85%) Juniper
11 15 (28.85%) Social Skills
12 14 (26.92%) LAN
12 14 (26.92%) IPsec
13 13 (25.00%) HP
14 12 (23.08%) BGP
14 12 (23.08%) OSPF
14 12 (23.08%) VLAN
14 12 (23.08%) Data Centre
14 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (21.15%) Hyper-V
15 11 (21.15%) Palo Alto
15 11 (21.15%) Fortinet
15 11 (21.15%) Network Design

Meraki
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (44.23%) Microsoft 365
2 21 (40.38%) Azure
3 10 (19.23%) AWS
4 5 (9.62%) SaaS
5 3 (5.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (5.77%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.92%) Azure Key Vault
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.00%) Firewall
2 22 (42.31%) VPN
3 18 (34.62%) MPLS
4 15 (28.85%) VoIP
4 15 (28.85%) WAN
5 14 (26.92%) IPsec
5 14 (26.92%) LAN
6 12 (23.08%) BGP
6 12 (23.08%) OSPF
6 12 (23.08%) VLAN
7 11 (21.15%) DNS
8 10 (19.23%) EIGRP
8 10 (19.23%) Internet
8 10 (19.23%) RIP
9 9 (17.31%) SAN
10 7 (13.46%) DHCP
10 7 (13.46%) NAS
10 7 (13.46%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (11.54%) IP Telephony
11 6 (11.54%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (5.77%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.77%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
General
1 15 (28.85%) Social Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Presentation Skills
3 6 (11.54%) Retail
4 4 (7.69%) Automotive
5 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.85%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.92%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.92%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) IP Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) IP Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Juniper Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) SAN Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Azure Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Field Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) IT Support
5 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Construction Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.46%) HP Storage
2 7 (13.46%) Public Cloud
3 5 (9.62%) Digital Signage
3 5 (9.62%) Driving Licence
4 4 (7.69%) PKI
5 2 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.85%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.92%) CCTV
6 1 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.92%) iPad
6 1 (1.92%) iPhone
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Windows
2 26 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (21.15%) Linux
4 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2016
5 8 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 7 (13.46%) Unix
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.92%) CentOS
9 1 (1.92%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Network Design
2 9 (17.31%) ITIL
3 7 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (9.62%) Change Management
5 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 4 (7.69%) Data Security
6 4 (7.69%) Information Security
6 4 (7.69%) Migration
6 4 (7.69%) Service Management
6 4 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (7.69%) Visualisation
7 3 (5.77%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (5.77%) DevOps
7 3 (5.77%) High Availability
7 3 (5.77%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineering
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (46.15%) CCNA
3 21 (40.38%) CCNP
4 11 (21.15%) JNCIA
5 7 (13.46%) Degree
5 7 (13.46%) NCSIE
5 7 (13.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.77%) MCSA
8 2 (3.85%) CWNA
8 2 (3.85%) MCP
8 2 (3.85%) MCSE
9 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.92%) CCSA
9 1 (1.92%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.92%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.92%) MCITP
9 1 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (21.15%) Hyper-V
4 10 (19.23%) Firmware
5 5 (9.62%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (5.77%) Docker
8 2 (3.85%) vSphere
9 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) SCCM
2 4 (7.69%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (7.69%) SCOM
2 4 (7.69%) SCOrch
3 3 (5.77%) Kubernetes
3 3 (5.77%) Opsgenie
3 3 (5.77%) Terraform
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.85%) FortiGate
4 2 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.92%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.92%) SmoothWall
5 1 (1.92%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 48 (92.31%) Cisco
2 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
3 16 (30.77%) VMware
4 15 (28.85%) Juniper
5 13 (25.00%) HP
6 11 (21.15%) Fortinet
6 11 (21.15%) Palo Alto
7 10 (19.23%) NetApp
8 9 (17.31%) Aruba
8 9 (17.31%) EMC
9 7 (13.46%) Nimble Storage
10 5 (9.62%) CheckPoint
10 5 (9.62%) Citrix
11 3 (5.77%) Dell
11 3 (5.77%) New Relic
11 3 (5.77%) Sophos
12 2 (3.85%) Isilon
12 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
12 2 (3.85%) SOTI
12 2 (3.85%) Ubiquiti