Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 746 882 949
Rank change year-on-year +136 +67 +189
Permanent jobs citing Meraki 440 331 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.42% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 397 288 283
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,100 £28,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +20.00%

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 74,866 78,622 88,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.96% 44.60% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 58,033 61,322 71,881
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +89 417 £52,000 +15.56% 69
London +113 220 £52,500 +16.67% 19
UK excluding London +38 204 £47,500 +5.56% 62
South East +8 62 £49,250 +15.88% 11
Midlands +50 58 £52,500 - 6
West Midlands +65 48 £52,500 - 4
North of England +29 43 £47,500 +46.15% 13
North West +14 31 £47,500 +50.79% 6
East of England -17 29 £48,750 -7.14% 10
South West +10 18 £36,618 -12.81% 10
East Midlands +7 10 £42,500 - 2
Yorkshire +29 9 £42,500 +20.57% 4
Scotland - 6 £36,500 - 11
North East -21 3 £47,500 +26.67% 3
Wales +6 2 £32,500 -31.58%

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 380 (86.36%) Cisco
2 250 (56.82%) Cisco Certification
3 224 (50.91%) WAN
4 218 (49.55%) CCNP
4 218 (49.55%) Wireless
5 197 (44.77%) Firewall
6 183 (41.59%) VMware
7 173 (39.32%) Windows
8 163 (37.05%) VPN
9 161 (36.59%) CCNA
10 150 (34.09%) LAN
11 134 (30.45%) Microsoft
11 134 (30.45%) Data Centre
12 129 (29.32%) MPLS
13 128 (29.09%) SolarWinds
14 124 (28.18%) Cisco Nexus
14 124 (28.18%) Active Directory
15 122 (27.73%) Cisco ASA
16 121 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
17 120 (27.27%) Office 365
18 110 (25.00%) Windows Server
19 109 (24.77%) Microsoft Azure
20 102 (23.18%) Cisco Wireless
21 98 (22.27%) F5
22 83 (18.86%) Network Management
23 79 (17.95%) VLAN
24 77 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
25 73 (16.59%) Cisco Prime
25 73 (16.59%) Citrix
26 72 (16.36%) Network Security

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 67 (15.23%) MS Exchange
2 22 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 15 (3.41%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.45%) CMS
8 2 (0.45%) IIS
9 1 (0.23%) Confluence
9 1 (0.23%) nginx
9 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (10.45%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.68%) Acrobat
3 3 (0.68%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.68%) InDesign
3 3 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.45%) Maximo
2 2 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 120 (27.27%) Office 365
2 109 (24.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (12.95%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (3.18%) Mimecast
5 13 (2.95%) IaaS
6 12 (2.73%) G Suite
7 8 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.82%) PaaS
7 8 (1.82%) SaaS
8 4 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.45%) Dropbox
10 2 (0.45%) OpenDNS
10 2 (0.45%) Yammer
11 1 (0.23%) Akamai
11 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 224 (50.91%) WAN
2 218 (49.55%) Wireless
3 197 (44.77%) Firewall
4 163 (37.05%) VPN
5 150 (34.09%) LAN
6 129 (29.32%) MPLS
7 124 (28.18%) Cisco Nexus
8 122 (27.73%) Cisco ASA
9 102 (23.18%) Cisco Wireless
10 79 (17.95%) VLAN
11 72 (16.36%) Network Security
12 71 (16.14%) Cisco ISE
13 68 (15.45%) Cisco Firepower
14 63 (14.32%) OSPF
15 59 (13.41%) Wi-Fi
16 57 (12.95%) VPLS
17 56 (12.73%) BGP
18 53 (12.05%) DNS
19 52 (11.82%) WLAN
20 46 (10.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (11.14%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.73%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.68%) MySQL
6 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.45%) Big Data
7 2 (0.45%) Power BI
7 2 (0.45%) QlikView
8 1 (0.23%) Firebird
8 1 (0.23%) Redis
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.23%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (6.14%) Retail
2 18 (4.09%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.73%) Advertising
3 12 (2.73%) Games
4 11 (2.50%) Law
5 9 (2.05%) Finance
6 4 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.68%) Back Office
7 3 (0.68%) French Language
7 3 (0.68%) Marketing
8 2 (0.45%) Banking
8 2 (0.45%) German Language
8 2 (0.45%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.45%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) Front Office
9 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 177 (40.23%) Network Engineer
2 78 (17.73%) Cisco Engineer
3 72 (16.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 56 (12.73%) Project Engineer
5 49 (11.14%) Architect
6 47 (10.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 45 (10.23%) Solutions Architect
8 43 (9.77%) Network Architect
8 43 (9.77%) Security Engineer
9 42 (9.55%) Network Security Engineer
10 40 (9.09%) Consultant
11 34 (7.73%) Support Engineer
12 29 (6.59%) Senior Network Engineer
13 27 (6.14%) Wireless Architect
13 27 (6.14%) Wireless Engineer
13 27 (6.14%) Wireless Network Engineer
14 26 (5.91%) Cisco Security Engineer
15 23 (5.23%) Cisco Consultant
16 18 (4.09%) 2nd Line Support
16 18 (4.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.36%) COM
2 5 (1.14%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.45%) OAuth
3 2 (0.45%) SAML
4 1 (0.23%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 134 (30.45%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.45%) Driving Licence
3 23 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.18%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.95%) FlexPod
7 10 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.59%) PKI
9 6 (1.36%) Replication
10 5 (1.14%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.68%) iPhone
12 3 (0.68%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.45%) Clustering
13 2 (0.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.45%) EPoS
13 2 (0.45%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.45%) iPad
13 2 (0.45%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.45%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 173 (39.32%) Windows
2 110 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 77 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (11.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (11.14%) Windows 7
6 43 (9.77%) Linux
7 39 (8.86%) Windows 10
8 13 (2.95%) Mac OS
9 12 (2.73%) Unix
9 12 (2.73%) Windows 8
10 10 (2.27%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.91%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.68%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.45%) Android
14 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.45%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (18.86%) Network Management
2 71 (16.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 67 (15.23%) ITIL
3 67 (15.23%) Presales
4 46 (10.45%) Network Load Balancing
5 40 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 39 (8.86%) Migration
7 38 (8.64%) Load Balancing
8 32 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
8 32 (7.27%) Server Virtualisation
9 30 (6.82%) Network Architecture
10 25 (5.68%) SIEM
11 24 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
11 24 (5.45%) Project Management
11 24 (5.45%) Service Delivery
12 20 (4.55%) ITIL V3
13 17 (3.86%) Kalman Filter
14 15 (3.41%) Network Design
15 14 (3.18%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (3.18%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 43 (9.77%) PowerShell
2 32 (7.27%) SQL
3 2 (0.45%) Python
4 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.23%) C
4 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 250 (56.82%) Cisco Certification
2 218 (49.55%) CCNP
3 161 (36.59%) CCNA
4 46 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (9.32%) CCIE
6 36 (8.18%) Degree
7 26 (5.91%) MCSA
7 26 (5.91%) MCSE
8 21 (4.77%) CCDP
9 20 (4.55%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 14 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (2.50%) MCP
12 8 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (1.82%) SC Cleared
12 8 (1.82%) Security Cleared
13 7 (1.59%) CCENT
14 6 (1.36%) CCSE
14 6 (1.36%) CCSP
15 5 (1.14%) A+ Certification
15 5 (1.14%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.59%) SLA
2 22 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.18%) Cyber Essentials
4 10 (2.27%) GDPR
5 8 (1.82%) PMO
6 6 (1.36%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 124 (28.18%) Active Directory
2 121 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 33 (7.50%) XenApp
5 27 (6.14%) VMware Server
6 22 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (4.32%) VMware NSX
8 16 (3.64%) XenDesktop
9 14 (3.18%) XenServer
10 13 (2.95%) vSphere
11 9 (2.05%) Firmware
11 9 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (1.82%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.36%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.91%) NFS
14 4 (0.91%) pfSense
14 4 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.68%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 73 (16.59%) Cisco Prime
2 57 (12.95%) Nagios
3 30 (6.82%) Stealthwatch
4 22 (5.00%) FortiGate
5 20 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
5 20 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
6 18 (4.09%) WhatsUp Gold
7 17 (3.86%) QRadar
8 13 (2.95%) CASB
8 13 (2.95%) Cisco UCCX
8 13 (2.95%) SCCM
9 7 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (1.36%) Backup Exec
10 6 (1.36%) Cacti
10 6 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.91%) Jamf Pro
11 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (0.91%) Terraform
12 3 (0.68%) Cisco UCCE
12 3 (0.68%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 380 (86.36%) Cisco
2 183 (41.59%) VMware
3 134 (30.45%) Microsoft
4 128 (29.09%) SolarWinds
5 98 (22.27%) F5
6 73 (16.59%) Citrix
7 64 (14.55%) HP
8 54 (12.27%) CheckPoint
9 44 (10.00%) Juniper
9 44 (10.00%) Palo Alto
10 41 (9.32%) NetApp
11 37 (8.41%) EMC
12 35 (7.95%) Fortinet
13 29 (6.59%) Sophos
14 26 (5.91%) McAfee
15 23 (5.23%) Aruba
15 23 (5.23%) Barracuda Networks
16 22 (5.00%) Google
16 22 (5.00%) Riverbed
17 19 (4.32%) WatchGuard