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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 23 May 2022 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
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 736 539 480
Rank change year-on-year -197 -59 +84
Permanent jobs citing Meraki 525 391 495
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.43% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 1.11% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 399 321 472
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,750 £50,000 £51,892
Median % change year-on-year -0.50% -3.65% +17.94%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £66,250
90th Percentile £72,750 £70,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +25.00%

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 62,912 35,094 37,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.60% 38.20% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32,770 25,565 29,353
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,182 £29,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,340 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in the UK

Meraki
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Meraki in the UK

Meraki
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Meraki over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Meraki in the UK

Meraki
Top 17 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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -181 458 £47,500 -5.00% 77
UK excluding London -110 296 £45,000 -5.26% 58
London -187 189 £56,892 +3.44% 21
Work from Home -235 170 £50,000 -9.09% 21
North of England -43 91 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Midlands -36 77 £52,500 +10.53% 15
South East -131 59 £50,000 -9.09% 15
North West -47 51 £45,000 - 5
West Midlands -39 39 £42,500 -12.82% 11
South West -38 33 £45,000 - 10
Yorkshire -37 28 £39,669 +5.78% 4
East Midlands -23 16 £43,750 +25.00% 4
Wales - 16 £55,000 - 2
North East -13 12 £42,500 +3.03% 4
Scotland -54 12 £39,625 +72.28%
East of England -79 12 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Northern Ireland - 1 £84,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 393 (74.86%) Cisco
2 291 (55.43%) Azure
3 284 (54.10%) WAN
4 280 (53.33%) Windows
5 271 (51.62%) Microsoft 365
6 255 (48.57%) Microsoft
7 254 (48.38%) Active Directory
8 237 (45.14%) Firewall
9 189 (36.00%) LAN
10 184 (35.05%) Cisco Certification
11 169 (32.19%) VMware
12 151 (28.76%) DNS
13 145 (27.62%) Windows Server
14 143 (27.24%) Social Skills
15 142 (27.05%) DHCP
16 130 (24.76%) SD-WAN
17 129 (24.57%) Wireless
18 124 (23.62%) CCNA
19 121 (23.05%) VPN
19 121 (23.05%) Wi-Fi
20 117 (22.29%) ITIL
21 102 (19.43%) Windows 10
22 99 (18.86%) CCNP
22 99 (18.86%) AWS
23 98 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
24 96 (18.29%) Data Centre
25 92 (17.52%) Project Management
26 90 (17.14%) TCP/IP
27 85 (16.19%) Degree
28 82 (15.62%) PowerShell

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 75 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 57 (10.86%) MS Exchange
3 16 (3.05%) IIS
4 15 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (1.71%) Apache
8 6 (1.14%) WordPress
9 2 (0.38%) Confluence
9 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 56 (10.67%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (3.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.29%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.48%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.76%) BambooHR
2 4 (0.76%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 291 (55.43%) Azure
2 271 (51.62%) Microsoft 365
3 99 (18.86%) AWS
4 56 (10.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 51 (9.71%) Mimecast
6 50 (9.52%) SaaS
7 28 (5.33%) Google Workspace
8 25 (4.76%) PaaS
9 24 (4.57%) GCP
10 22 (4.19%) IaaS
11 20 (3.81%) OneDrive
12 16 (3.05%) Azure Sentinel
12 16 (3.05%) Slack
13 9 (1.71%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 9 (1.71%) GitHub
14 8 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
14 8 (1.52%) Nutanix
14 8 (1.52%) Power Platform
15 5 (0.95%) AWS Direct Connect
16 4 (0.76%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 284 (54.10%) WAN
2 237 (45.14%) Firewall
3 189 (36.00%) LAN
4 151 (28.76%) DNS
5 142 (27.05%) DHCP
6 130 (24.76%) SD-WAN
7 129 (24.57%) Wireless
8 121 (23.05%) VPN
8 121 (23.05%) Wi-Fi
9 90 (17.14%) TCP/IP
10 81 (15.43%) Network Security
11 75 (14.29%) VoIP
12 66 (12.57%) BGP
13 64 (12.19%) WLAN
14 57 (10.86%) OSPF
15 49 (9.33%) Internet
16 47 (8.95%) Cisco ASA
17 45 (8.57%) VLAN
18 41 (7.81%) Cisco Nexus
19 40 (7.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (11.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.48%) InfluxDB
2 13 (2.48%) MariaDB
2 13 (2.48%) MySQL
2 13 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.57%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (0.57%) JIRA
2 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
General
1 143 (27.24%) Social Skills
2 53 (10.10%) Finance
3 52 (9.90%) Organisational Skills
4 49 (9.33%) Retail
5 42 (8.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 36 (6.86%) Banking
7 33 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (4.95%) Telecoms
9 21 (4.00%) Law
10 20 (3.81%) Presentation Skills
11 14 (2.67%) Back Office
12 11 (2.10%) Multimedia
13 10 (1.90%) Documentation Skills
14 9 (1.71%) Financial Institution
14 9 (1.71%) Legal
15 8 (1.52%) Games
16 7 (1.33%) Digital Economy
16 7 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (1.33%) Public Sector
17 5 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 170 (32.38%) Network Engineer
2 64 (12.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 63 (12.00%) Analyst
3 63 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 46 (8.76%) IT Engineer
5 45 (8.57%) IT Support
6 34 (6.48%) Cisco Engineer
7 33 (6.29%) IT Support Engineer
7 33 (6.29%) Senior Network Engineer
8 32 (6.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 32 (6.10%) Support Analyst
9 31 (5.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 31 (5.90%) Systems Engineer
10 30 (5.71%) Consultant
11 29 (5.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 28 (5.33%) Security Engineer
13 26 (4.95%) Network Security Engineer
14 25 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
15 24 (4.57%) Network Support
16 22 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.14%) 802.1X
2 5 (0.95%) LDAP
3 3 (0.57%) JSON
3 3 (0.57%) LAMP
4 2 (0.38%) SAML
4 2 (0.38%) YAML
5 1 (0.19%) ARM Templates
5 1 (0.19%) CSS
5 1 (0.19%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.19%) HTML
5 1 (0.19%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 96 (18.29%) Data Centre
2 38 (7.24%) Public Cloud
3 27 (5.14%) User Experience
4 19 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (2.29%) Private Cloud
8 11 (2.10%) EPoS
9 10 (1.90%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.90%) Smartphone
10 9 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.52%) Driving Licence
11 8 (1.52%) iPad
12 7 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
12 7 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (1.14%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.95%) CCTV
14 5 (0.95%) CMDB
14 5 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
15 4 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 280 (53.33%) Windows
2 145 (27.62%) Windows Server
3 102 (19.43%) Windows 10
4 67 (12.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (11.43%) Windows Server 2016
6 59 (11.24%) Linux
7 57 (10.86%) Windows Server 2019
8 53 (10.10%) Mac OS
9 27 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (3.62%) Android
11 16 (3.05%) Apple iOS
11 16 (3.05%) Mac OS X
12 15 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (2.48%) CentOS
14 11 (2.10%) Windows 2000 Server
14 11 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (1.90%) VMS
16 6 (1.14%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.76%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (22.29%) ITIL
2 92 (17.52%) Project Management
3 74 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
4 72 (13.71%) Project Delivery
5 69 (13.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 65 (12.38%) Migration
7 63 (12.00%) Service Delivery
8 56 (10.67%) Change Management
9 52 (9.90%) Time Management
10 47 (8.95%) Information Security
11 44 (8.38%) Agile
12 41 (7.81%) Cybersecurity
12 41 (7.81%) Line Management
13 35 (6.67%) Data Loss Prevention
14 34 (6.48%) Asset Management
14 34 (6.48%) Network Management
15 33 (6.29%) Business Continuity
15 33 (6.29%) Customer Requirements
15 33 (6.29%) Presales
16 31 (5.90%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 82 (15.62%) PowerShell
2 51 (9.71%) SQL
3 36 (6.86%) Python
4 7 (1.33%) Bash
5 1 (0.19%) PHP
5 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 184 (35.05%) Cisco Certification
2 124 (23.62%) CCNA
3 99 (18.86%) CCNP
4 85 (16.19%) Degree
5 72 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (7.05%) CCIE
7 32 (6.10%) MCSE
7 32 (6.10%) Security Cleared
8 30 (5.71%) SC Cleared
9 22 (4.19%) TOGAF Certification
10 20 (3.81%) Master's Degree
11 17 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
12 14 (2.67%) JNCIA
13 13 (2.48%) DV Cleared
13 13 (2.48%) HP APS
14 12 (2.29%) MCSA
15 11 (2.10%) MCP
16 10 (1.90%) CWNA
17 8 (1.52%) CISSP
18 7 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (4.76%) SLA
3 20 (3.81%) GDPR
4 9 (1.71%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.38%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.38%) MiFID
6 2 (0.38%) NIST
6 2 (0.38%) PSD2
6 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.19%) GxP
7 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 254 (48.38%) Active Directory
2 98 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (12.95%) Hyper-V
4 32 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (3.81%) Virtual Servers
6 14 (2.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 13 (2.48%) Firmware
8 12 (2.29%) vSphere
9 10 (1.90%) Docker
10 7 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (1.33%) XenApp
10 7 (1.33%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.57%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.19%) KVM
12 1 (0.19%) RHEV
12 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 78 (14.86%) Microsoft Intune
2 64 (12.19%) SCCM
3 58 (11.05%) Terraform
4 39 (7.43%) FortiGate
5 37 (7.05%) Jamf Pro
6 22 (4.19%) Single Sign-On
7 17 (3.24%) Backup Exec
8 16 (3.05%) Nagios
9 15 (2.86%) Ansible
10 13 (2.48%) Kubernetes
11 10 (1.90%) WSUS
12 8 (1.52%) cPanel
12 8 (1.52%) Failover Clustering
13 7 (1.33%) Stealthwatch
14 6 (1.14%) Proxmox
15 5 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
16 4 (0.76%) AirWatch
16 4 (0.76%) Pingdom
16 4 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
16 4 (0.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 393 (74.86%) Cisco
2 255 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 169 (32.19%) VMware
4 75 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 74 (14.10%) Fortinet
6 60 (11.43%) Aruba
6 60 (11.43%) CheckPoint
7 54 (10.29%) Zscaler
8 53 (10.10%) HP
9 52 (9.90%) SolarWinds
10 49 (9.33%) Sophos
11 46 (8.76%) Veeam
12 42 (8.00%) Citrix
13 33 (6.29%) Juniper
14 29 (5.52%) WatchGuard
15 26 (4.95%) Darktrace
16 25 (4.76%) Dell
17 24 (4.57%) Apple
17 24 (4.57%) Forcepoint
17 24 (4.57%) Google