Period
to 26 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 February 2020 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
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 512 613 841
Rank change year-on-year +101 +228 +42
Permanent jobs citing Meraki 612 611 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.40% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 0.95% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 569 548 308
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £75,300
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £41,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +13.25% -9.78% +15.00%

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.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 51,584 64,043 77,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.90% 42.31% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39,538 49,409 61,582
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in the UK

Meraki
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Meraki in the UK

Meraki
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Meraki over the 6 months to 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Meraki in the UK

Meraki
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Meraki within the UK over the 6 months to 26 February 2020. 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
England +106 579 £50,000 +11.11% 141
UK excluding London +47 353 £47,000 +13.25% 115
London +124 236 £55,500 +11.00% 51
South East +100 143 £50,000 +17.65% 25
North of England -62 59 £42,500 +30.10% 28
South West +55 58 £42,500 +3.66% 14
East of England +70 45 £47,000 -14.55% 16
Midlands +23 38 £34,500 -31.00% 7
North West +27 33 £42,500 -10.53% 13
West Midlands +22 29 £34,500 -37.27% 5
Yorkshire -45 26 £40,000 +73.91% 14
East Midlands +22 8 £62,250 +57.59% 2
Scotland +29 7 £58,750 - 21
Wales -3 3 £47,500 -14.80% 4

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, 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 with a requirement for Meraki.

1 566 (92.48%) Cisco
2 361 (58.99%) Firewall
3 271 (44.28%) Cisco Certification
4 260 (42.48%) Azure
5 254 (41.50%) Wireless
6 239 (39.05%) WAN
7 220 (35.95%) LAN
8 216 (35.29%) Windows
9 201 (32.84%) CCNP
9 201 (32.84%) Office 365
10 183 (29.90%) VMware
11 177 (28.92%) Microsoft
12 167 (27.29%) Cisco ASA
13 166 (27.12%) Active Directory
14 142 (23.20%) Palo Alto
15 135 (22.06%) Network Security
16 133 (21.73%) Windows Server
17 132 (21.57%) Data Centre
18 126 (20.59%) AWS
19 113 (18.46%) Wi-Fi
20 112 (18.30%) VMware Infrastructure
21 111 (18.14%) VPN
22 110 (17.97%) ITIL
23 106 (17.32%) CCNA
24 104 (16.99%) BGP
25 101 (16.50%) Cisco ISE
26 97 (15.85%) TCP/IP
27 96 (15.69%) SolarWinds
28 93 (15.20%) Presales
29 90 (14.71%) OSPF

Meraki
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 60 (9.80%) SharePoint
2 43 (7.03%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (0.98%) Confluence
6 5 (0.82%) SAS
7 1 (0.16%) nginx
7 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (7.52%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.82%) AutoCAD
4 5 (0.82%) SketchUp
5 2 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.49%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 260 (42.48%) Azure
2 201 (32.84%) Office 365
3 126 (20.59%) AWS
4 22 (3.59%) G Suite
5 18 (2.94%) Akamai
6 15 (2.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (2.45%) GCP
6 15 (2.45%) PaaS
6 15 (2.45%) SaaS
7 14 (2.29%) OneDrive
8 13 (2.12%) Mimecast
9 11 (1.80%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 11 (1.80%) IaaS
10 10 (1.63%) Power Platform
11 6 (0.98%) Dropbox
12 5 (0.82%) PowerApps
13 4 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (0.49%) Slack
14 3 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 361 (58.99%) Firewall
2 254 (41.50%) Wireless
3 239 (39.05%) WAN
4 220 (35.95%) LAN
5 167 (27.29%) Cisco ASA
6 135 (22.06%) Network Security
7 113 (18.46%) Wi-Fi
8 111 (18.14%) VPN
9 104 (16.99%) BGP
10 101 (16.50%) Cisco ISE
11 97 (15.85%) TCP/IP
12 90 (14.71%) OSPF
13 79 (12.91%) DHCP
13 79 (12.91%) MPLS
14 69 (11.27%) DNS
15 68 (11.11%) VoIP
16 62 (10.13%) VLAN
17 57 (9.31%) Cisco Nexus
18 55 (8.99%) Cisco Firepower
18 55 (8.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (4.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (0.98%) SQL Server 2017
4 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.82%) FileMaker
5 5 (0.82%) MS Access
5 5 (0.82%) Power BI
6 3 (0.49%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.16%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.16%) Big Data
8 1 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (2.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (1.63%) JIRA
3 5 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 67 (10.95%) Finance
2 54 (8.82%) Retail
3 40 (6.54%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.12%) Public Sector
5 12 (1.96%) Marketing
6 11 (1.80%) Law
6 11 (1.80%) Legal
7 6 (0.98%) Banking
8 5 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.16%) Back Office
9 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 205 (33.50%) Network Engineer
2 80 (13.07%) Support Engineer
3 67 (10.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 64 (10.46%) IT Engineer
5 59 (9.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 58 (9.48%) Consultant
7 49 (8.01%) Architect
8 45 (7.35%) IT Support
9 40 (6.54%) Network Consultant
10 34 (5.56%) Analyst
10 34 (5.56%) Network Architect
11 32 (5.23%) IT Support Engineer
12 30 (4.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 30 (4.90%) Network Security Engineer
12 30 (4.90%) Security Engineer
13 28 (4.58%) Cisco Engineer
14 23 (3.76%) 2nd Line Support
14 23 (3.76%) Cisco Consultant
14 23 (3.76%) Cisco Network Consultant
15 21 (3.43%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.92%) 802.1X
2 6 (0.98%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (0.65%) X-Windows
4 3 (0.49%) CSS
5 2 (0.33%) POSIX
6 1 (0.16%) .NET
6 1 (0.16%) HTML
6 1 (0.16%) LDAP
6 1 (0.16%) SAML
6 1 (0.16%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 132 (21.57%) Data Centre
2 24 (3.92%) Public Cloud
3 21 (3.43%) Hybrid Cloud
4 20 (3.27%) DataPower
5 18 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.94%) iPad
5 18 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.29%) Enterprise Storage
7 13 (2.12%) iPhone
8 12 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 10 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (1.47%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.14%) Clustering
11 7 (1.14%) Driving Licence
11 7 (1.14%) EPoS
11 7 (1.14%) PKI
12 6 (0.98%) Replication
13 4 (0.65%) CCTV
13 4 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.65%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 216 (35.29%) Windows
2 133 (21.73%) Windows Server
3 85 (13.89%) Windows 10
4 47 (7.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (5.72%) Linux
6 26 (4.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (3.27%) Windows 7
8 14 (2.29%) Mac OS X
9 9 (1.47%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.14%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.82%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.82%) HPUX
11 5 (0.82%) Unix
12 2 (0.33%) Android
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (17.97%) ITIL
2 93 (15.20%) Presales
3 81 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 69 (11.27%) Network Design
5 60 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
6 42 (6.86%) DevOps
7 41 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (6.70%) Load Balancing
8 38 (6.21%) Change Management
9 35 (5.72%) Information Security
9 35 (5.72%) Mentoring
10 34 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
11 31 (5.07%) Antivirus Management
11 31 (5.07%) Incident Management
11 31 (5.07%) Network Monitoring
12 30 (4.90%) Network Virtualisation
13 27 (4.41%) Problem Management
14 26 (4.25%) DNA
14 26 (4.25%) Project Management
15 25 (4.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 59 (9.64%) PowerShell
2 33 (5.39%) SQL
3 12 (1.96%) Python
4 6 (0.98%) VBScript
5 2 (0.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.33%) Go
6 1 (0.16%) C
6 1 (0.16%) C#
6 1 (0.16%) Perl
6 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 271 (44.28%) Cisco Certification
2 201 (32.84%) CCNP
3 106 (17.32%) CCNA
4 63 (10.29%) CCIE
5 46 (7.52%) CCDP
6 39 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (4.08%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 25 (4.08%) MCSE
8 23 (3.76%) Degree
9 22 (3.59%) MCITP
10 19 (3.10%) MCSA
11 13 (2.12%) JNCIA
12 9 (1.47%) CWNA
12 9 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.14%) CISSP
14 6 (0.98%) CCA
14 6 (0.98%) CISA
14 6 (0.98%) CISM
14 6 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (0.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.52%) SLA
2 23 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.61%) PCI DSS
4 14 (2.29%) GDPR
5 5 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.65%) QA
7 3 (0.49%) PMO
8 2 (0.33%) NIST
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 166 (27.12%) Active Directory
2 112 (18.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (11.93%) Hyper-V
4 26 (4.25%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (3.27%) vSphere
6 12 (1.96%) Firmware
7 9 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (1.14%) XenApp
8 7 (1.14%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.98%) NFS
10 3 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.33%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.16%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 1 (0.16%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 44 (7.19%) SCCM
2 31 (5.07%) Cisco Prime
3 23 (3.76%) SCOM
4 22 (3.59%) Microsoft Intune
5 21 (3.43%) FortiGate
6 20 (3.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 20 (3.27%) Stealthwatch
7 19 (3.10%) Jamf Pro
7 19 (3.10%) vCenter Server
8 15 (2.45%) Ansible
9 11 (1.80%) Cisco UCCX
10 10 (1.63%) WSUS
11 9 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (1.14%) Terraform
13 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (0.82%) Puppet
14 3 (0.49%) Backup Exec
15 2 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
15 2 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
15 2 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 566 (92.48%) Cisco
2 183 (29.90%) VMware
3 177 (28.92%) Microsoft
4 142 (23.20%) Palo Alto
5 96 (15.69%) SolarWinds
6 74 (12.09%) Juniper
7 67 (10.95%) Aruba
8 65 (10.62%) CheckPoint
9 61 (9.97%) F5
10 58 (9.48%) HP
11 49 (8.01%) Ruckus Wireless
12 35 (5.72%) Aerohive Networks
12 35 (5.72%) Huawei
13 32 (5.23%) Citrix
14 27 (4.41%) Apple
15 22 (3.59%) Fortinet
15 22 (3.59%) Google
15 22 (3.59%) IBM
15 22 (3.59%) Ubiquiti
16 21 (3.43%) Extreme Networks