Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 825 859 1054
Rank change year-on-year +34 +195 +154
Permanent jobs citing Meraki 378 324 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.42% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 310 291 213
UK median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,750 £27,550
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 77,810 76,473 96,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.66% 43.79% 45.64%
Number of salaries quoted 61,635 61,469 78,591
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 2018. 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 +24 361 £48,500 +21.25% 63
UK excluding London +71 199 £46,000 +15.00% 46
London +1 171 £50,000 +16.96% 21
South East +33 73 £58,750 +46.88% 10
North of England +22 37 £37,500 - 16
Midlands -20 29 £52,500 +31.25% 7
East of England +23 28 £52,500 +110.00% 5
Yorkshire +44 26 £35,750 +27.68% 7
South West +21 26 £46,000 +41.54% 4
West Midlands +2 18 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Scotland -18 14 £30,000 - 4
East Midlands +7 12 £45,000 +16.13% 2
North East - 6 £50,000 - 4
North West -32 5 £48,750 +30.00% 5
Wales - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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.

1 345 (91.27%) Cisco
2 200 (52.91%) Firewall
3 165 (43.65%) Cisco Certification
4 163 (43.12%) Windows
5 148 (39.15%) WAN
6 142 (37.57%) Wireless
7 130 (34.39%) VMware
8 119 (31.48%) CCNP
9 117 (30.95%) Active Directory
10 111 (29.37%) LAN
11 108 (28.57%) Microsoft
12 102 (26.98%) ITIL
13 95 (25.13%) Microsoft Azure
14 94 (24.87%) Office 365
15 93 (24.60%) DNS
16 87 (23.02%) VPN
16 87 (23.02%) CCNA
16 87 (23.02%) Windows Server
17 85 (22.49%) Data Centre
17 85 (22.49%) VMware Infrastructure
18 83 (21.96%) DHCP
19 80 (21.16%) Network Security
20 79 (20.90%) Cisco ASA
21 77 (20.37%) Hyper-V
22 75 (19.84%) Citrix
23 73 (19.31%) MS Exchange
24 71 (18.78%) Windows Server 2012
25 70 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
25 70 (18.52%) CheckPoint
26 69 (18.25%) Aruba

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 (19.31%) MS Exchange
2 37 (9.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (5.82%) Skype for Business
5 20 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (3.97%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.32%) IIS
8 4 (1.06%) WordPress
9 3 (0.79%) Confluence
9 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.26%) Apache
11 1 (0.26%) CMS
11 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (10.05%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 95 (25.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (24.87%) Office 365
3 46 (12.17%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (3.97%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (3.17%) Akamai
6 11 (2.91%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (2.38%) Mimecast
8 5 (1.32%) IBM Cloud
8 5 (1.32%) SoftLayer
9 4 (1.06%) IaaS
10 3 (0.79%) G Suite
11 2 (0.53%) GitHub
11 2 (0.53%) PaaS
11 2 (0.53%) SaaS
12 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.26%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.26%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.26%) FinancialForce
12 1 (0.26%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 200 (52.91%) Firewall
2 148 (39.15%) WAN
3 142 (37.57%) Wireless
4 111 (29.37%) LAN
5 93 (24.60%) DNS
6 87 (23.02%) VPN
7 83 (21.96%) DHCP
8 80 (21.16%) Network Security
9 79 (20.90%) Cisco ASA
10 67 (17.72%) Wi-Fi
11 65 (17.20%) VLAN
12 61 (16.14%) Cisco Nexus
13 58 (15.34%) MPLS
13 58 (15.34%) VoIP
14 57 (15.08%) TCP/IP
15 52 (13.76%) BGP
16 43 (11.38%) Cisco IOS
16 43 (11.38%) SAN
17 39 (10.32%) OSPF
18 35 (9.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.64%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (3.44%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.06%) MySQL
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (3.97%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.79%) JIRA
3 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 42 (11.11%) Finance
2 13 (3.44%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.91%) Law
4 10 (2.65%) Advertising
5 9 (2.38%) Retail
6 6 (1.59%) Billing
6 6 (1.59%) Legal
7 5 (1.32%) Marketing
8 2 (0.53%) Automotive
8 2 (0.53%) Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 122 (32.28%) Network Engineer
2 57 (15.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 48 (12.70%) Support Engineer
4 41 (10.85%) Architect
5 31 (8.20%) Cisco Engineer
6 28 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 26 (6.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 26 (6.88%) Analyst
8 24 (6.35%) Administrator
8 24 (6.35%) Network Support
9 22 (5.82%) Consultant
9 22 (5.82%) Field Engineer
9 22 (5.82%) IT Engineer
9 22 (5.82%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
10 21 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
11 20 (5.29%) Security Engineer
12 18 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
13 16 (4.23%) IT Support
13 16 (4.23%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.44%) 802.1X
2 12 (3.17%) HTML
2 12 (3.17%) XML
3 3 (0.79%) Web Services
4 1 (0.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 85 (22.49%) Data Centre
2 37 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.44%) Replication
5 12 (3.17%) Driving Licence
5 12 (3.17%) Private Cloud
6 10 (2.65%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.38%) FlexPod
8 7 (1.85%) Fat Client
8 7 (1.85%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.59%) User Experience
10 5 (1.32%) Mobile Computing
10 5 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.06%) FMCG
11 4 (1.06%) Life Science
12 3 (0.79%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.79%) EPoS
12 3 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 163 (43.12%) Windows
2 87 (23.02%) Windows Server
3 71 (18.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 70 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (14.55%) Linux
6 33 (8.73%) Windows 7
7 18 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 16 (4.23%) Windows 10
9 14 (3.70%) Unix
10 11 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (2.65%) CentOS
12 8 (2.12%) Mac OS
13 7 (1.85%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.79%) Android
15 3 (0.79%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (26.98%) ITIL
2 64 (16.93%) Presales
3 41 (10.85%) Load Balancing
3 41 (10.85%) Network Management
4 29 (7.67%) DevOps
4 29 (7.67%) Mentoring
4 29 (7.67%) Network Design
5 28 (7.41%) Migration
6 25 (6.61%) Information Security
7 24 (6.35%) Customer Requirements
8 23 (6.08%) Service Delivery
9 22 (5.82%) Network Monitoring
10 21 (5.56%) WAN Optimisation
11 20 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (5.03%) Project Management
13 18 (4.76%) ITIL V3
13 18 (4.76%) PRINCE2
14 17 (4.50%) Time Management
15 16 (4.23%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 49 (12.96%) PowerShell
2 22 (5.82%) SQL
3 13 (3.44%) Python
4 7 (1.85%) C
5 2 (0.53%) Java
5 2 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 165 (43.65%) Cisco Certification
2 119 (31.48%) CCNP
3 87 (23.02%) CCNA
4 67 (17.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 53 (14.02%) MCSE
6 35 (9.26%) MCSA
7 24 (6.35%) Degree
8 23 (6.08%) CCIE
9 21 (5.56%) CCDP
10 19 (5.03%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (5.03%) SC Cleared
10 19 (5.03%) Security Cleared
11 11 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
12 10 (2.65%) CCSE
12 10 (2.65%) Server+ Certification
13 9 (2.38%) JNCIP
13 9 (2.38%) MCITP
13 9 (2.38%) MCP
13 9 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
13 9 (2.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.65%) SLA
2 8 (2.12%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.59%) QA
4 3 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.53%) GDPR
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 117 (30.95%) Active Directory
2 85 (22.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (20.37%) Hyper-V
4 28 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (6.88%) XenApp
6 25 (6.61%) VMware NSX
7 12 (3.17%) vSphere
8 10 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (1.59%) DFS Replication
11 5 (1.32%) XenServer
12 4 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.79%) FreeRADIUS
13 3 (0.79%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.79%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.26%) Firmware
14 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.26%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (5.56%) FortiGate
2 20 (5.29%) vCenter Server
3 16 (4.23%) SCCM
4 14 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (3.70%) Puppet
5 13 (3.44%) vRealize
6 11 (2.91%) Cacti
6 11 (2.91%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (2.91%) Cisco Prime
7 6 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (1.06%) QRadar
8 4 (1.06%) WhatsUp Gold
9 3 (0.79%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.79%) SmokePing
9 3 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.79%) WSUS
9 3 (0.79%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.53%) Nagios
10 2 (0.53%) SCOM
10 2 (0.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 345 (91.27%) Cisco
2 130 (34.39%) VMware
3 108 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 75 (19.84%) Citrix
5 70 (18.52%) CheckPoint
6 69 (18.25%) Aruba
7 68 (17.99%) HP
8 63 (16.67%) F5
9 52 (13.76%) Fortinet
10 48 (12.70%) Juniper
11 41 (10.85%) Palo Alto
12 40 (10.58%) SolarWinds
13 28 (7.41%) Dell
14 24 (6.35%) Blue Coat
14 24 (6.35%) Riverbed
15 23 (6.08%) Google
16 21 (5.56%) Apple
17 20 (5.29%) Ubiquiti
17 20 (5.29%) ZyXEL
18 19 (5.03%) SonicWALL