Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 892 1132
Rank change year-on-year +52 +240 +157
Permanent jobs citing Meraki 365 334 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.18% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.41% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 300 286 154
UK median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% +6.25% -27.27%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £70,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +12.68% -21.11%

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 80053 82031 99991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.53% 43.85% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61918 66235 81408
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Meraki in the UK

Meraki
Top 15 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 20 November 2017. 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 +67 356 £46,000 +8.24% 26
UK excluding London +76 196 £46,000 +15.00% 20
London 0 166 £46,000 +2.22% 7
South East +77 75 £60,000 +26.32% 10
East of England +40 43 £52,500 -0.47% 2
Midlands -3 34 £47,750 +19.38% 3
North of England +5 33 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Yorkshire +26 23 £29,500 -1.67% 3
West Midlands +12 22 £47,500 +18.75% 2
South West +16 19 £42,000 -1.18%
East Midlands +8 14 £55,000 +41.94% 1
North West -32 9 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Scotland -17 5 £31,500 -58.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £39,000 -
North East - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Meraki also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Meraki.

1 317 (86.85%) Cisco
2 183 (50.14%) Firewall
3 160 (43.84%) Cisco Certification
4 153 (41.92%) Windows
5 131 (35.89%) WAN
6 125 (34.25%) CCNP
7 124 (33.97%) Wireless
8 123 (33.70%) Microsoft
9 110 (30.14%) LAN
10 108 (29.59%) ITIL
11 101 (27.67%) VMware
12 100 (27.40%) Active Directory
12 100 (27.40%) Office 365
13 92 (25.21%) Cisco ASA
14 91 (24.93%) Microsoft Azure
15 90 (24.66%) VoIP
15 90 (24.66%) Data Centre
16 89 (24.38%) CCNA
17 88 (24.11%) DNS
18 87 (23.84%) VPN
19 86 (23.56%) VLAN
20 83 (22.74%) Cisco Nexus
21 77 (21.10%) VMware Infrastructure
22 76 (20.82%) HP
23 75 (20.55%) CheckPoint
24 73 (20.00%) MS Exchange
25 72 (19.73%) Windows Server
26 69 (18.90%) TCP/IP
27 68 (18.63%) DHCP
28 66 (18.08%) Windows Server 2012

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 73 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 30 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (6.58%) Skype for Business
4 23 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (4.11%) IIS
7 12 (3.29%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.64%) CMS
10 5 (1.37%) Apache
10 5 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.37%) WordPress
11 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 38 (10.41%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.55%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 100 (27.40%) Office 365
2 91 (24.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (10.41%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (3.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (2.47%) Mimecast
6 7 (1.92%) OneDrive
6 7 (1.92%) OpenDNS
7 6 (1.64%) IaaS
7 6 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (1.37%) Akamai
8 5 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.10%) G Suite
9 4 (1.10%) IBM Cloud
9 4 (1.10%) PaaS
9 4 (1.10%) SoftLayer
10 3 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 183 (50.14%) Firewall
2 131 (35.89%) WAN
3 124 (33.97%) Wireless
4 110 (30.14%) LAN
5 92 (25.21%) Cisco ASA
6 90 (24.66%) VoIP
7 88 (24.11%) DNS
8 87 (23.84%) VPN
9 86 (23.56%) VLAN
10 83 (22.74%) Cisco Nexus
11 69 (18.90%) TCP/IP
12 68 (18.63%) DHCP
13 59 (16.16%) Wi-Fi
14 53 (14.52%) MPLS
15 52 (14.25%) Cisco IOS
16 45 (12.33%) SAN
17 43 (11.78%) Network Security
18 40 (10.96%) BGP
19 36 (9.86%) NAS
20 34 (9.32%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.51%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
2 9 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.55%) Redis
6 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (0.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 52 (14.25%) Finance
2 25 (6.85%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.84%) Billing
4 11 (3.01%) Legal
5 8 (2.19%) Law
5 8 (2.19%) Retail
6 6 (1.64%) Automotive
6 6 (1.64%) Back Office
7 5 (1.37%) Banking
7 5 (1.37%) Marketing
8 4 (1.10%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 125 (34.25%) Network Engineer
2 54 (14.79%) Support Engineer
3 45 (12.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (8.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 29 (7.95%) Cisco Engineer
5 29 (7.95%) Senior Network Engineer
6 24 (6.58%) Analyst
6 24 (6.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 24 (6.58%) IT Support
6 24 (6.58%) Network Support
7 23 (6.30%) Administrator
7 23 (6.30%) Network Support Engineer
8 20 (5.48%) IT Engineer
9 18 (4.93%) Consultant
10 17 (4.66%) Architect
10 17 (4.66%) Support Analyst
11 15 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
11 15 (4.11%) LAN Engineer
11 15 (4.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
11 15 (4.11%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.64%) XMPP
2 5 (1.37%) 802.1X
3 3 (0.82%) HTML
3 3 (0.82%) Web Services
3 3 (0.82%) XML
4 2 (0.55%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (0.55%) Sensu
5 1 (0.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 90 (24.66%) Data Centre
2 37 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.93%) Private Cloud
4 14 (3.84%) FlexPod
5 11 (3.01%) Blackberry
5 11 (3.01%) Driving Licence
6 9 (2.47%) Replication
7 7 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.10%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.10%) FMCG
9 4 (1.10%) Life Science
9 4 (1.10%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.10%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.10%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.82%) Apple TV
10 3 (0.82%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.82%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 153 (41.92%) Windows
2 72 (19.73%) Windows Server
3 66 (18.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (13.70%) Linux
4 50 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (10.41%) Windows 7
6 37 (10.14%) Windows 10
7 20 (5.48%) Windows 8
8 15 (4.11%) CentOS
9 12 (3.29%) Android
9 12 (3.29%) Mac OS
10 8 (2.19%) Mac OS X
11 7 (1.92%) VMS
11 7 (1.92%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.10%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.82%) Unix
16 2 (0.55%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (29.59%) ITIL
2 52 (14.25%) Network Management
3 50 (13.70%) Presales
4 38 (10.41%) Load Balancing
5 36 (9.86%) Project Management
6 30 (8.22%) Capacity Planning
7 29 (7.95%) Migration
8 28 (7.67%) Mentoring
8 28 (7.67%) Service Delivery
8 28 (7.67%) Time Management
9 24 (6.58%) High Availability
10 23 (6.30%) Network Monitoring
11 22 (6.03%) ITIL V3
11 22 (6.03%) Line Management
12 21 (5.75%) DevOps
12 21 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (5.75%) Network Design
13 18 (4.93%) Infrastructure Monitoring
14 17 (4.66%) Business Continuity
15 16 (4.38%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (9.86%) PowerShell
2 26 (7.12%) SQL
3 6 (1.64%) C
4 5 (1.37%) Python
5 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.55%) Perl
5 2 (0.55%) PHP
5 2 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 160 (43.84%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (34.25%) CCNP
3 89 (24.38%) CCNA
4 47 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (6.85%) MCSA
6 23 (6.30%) ITIL Certification
7 22 (6.03%) CCIE
7 22 (6.03%) MCSE
7 22 (6.03%) Network+ Certification
8 20 (5.48%) SC Cleared
8 20 (5.48%) Security Cleared
9 16 (4.38%) CCSE
10 15 (4.11%) Degree
10 15 (4.11%) JNCIP
11 8 (2.19%) CCSA
12 7 (1.92%) CCDP
12 7 (1.92%) JNCIA
12 7 (1.92%) MCITP
13 6 (1.64%) Server+ Certification
14 5 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.21%) SLA
2 15 (4.11%) QA
3 7 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.92%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.82%) GDPR
System Software
1 100 (27.40%) Active Directory
2 77 (21.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (17.81%) Hyper-V
4 19 (5.21%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (4.11%) vSphere
6 12 (3.29%) XenApp
7 10 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
8 9 (2.47%) VMware NSX
9 8 (2.19%) DFS Replication
10 6 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (1.37%) VMware Server
11 5 (1.37%) XenServer
12 3 (0.82%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.55%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.55%) FreeRADIUS
13 2 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (6.03%) Cisco Prime
2 21 (5.75%) Cacti
3 20 (5.48%) Nagios
4 18 (4.93%) Cisco CUCM
5 15 (4.11%) Puppet
6 14 (3.84%) SCCM
7 13 (3.56%) FortiGate
7 13 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (2.74%) Cisco UCCX
9 9 (2.47%) Backup Exec
10 7 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (1.92%) Opsview
10 7 (1.92%) SmokePing
10 7 (1.92%) vCenter Server
10 7 (1.92%) WSUS
11 5 (1.37%) Ansible
12 4 (1.10%) QRadar
12 4 (1.10%) WhatsUp Gold
13 3 (0.82%) vRealize
13 3 (0.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 317 (86.85%) Cisco
2 123 (33.70%) Microsoft
3 101 (27.67%) VMware
4 76 (20.82%) HP
5 75 (20.55%) CheckPoint
6 52 (14.25%) Aruba
7 51 (13.97%) F5
8 46 (12.60%) SolarWinds
9 45 (12.33%) Juniper
10 43 (11.78%) Fortinet
11 41 (11.23%) Dell
12 33 (9.04%) Citrix
13 29 (7.95%) Apple
14 26 (7.12%) SonicWALL
15 21 (5.75%) Ubiquiti
16 20 (5.48%) Avaya
16 20 (5.48%) Google
17 16 (4.38%) EqualLogic
17 16 (4.38%) NetApp
17 16 (4.38%) Veeam