Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 775 866 969
Rank change year-on-year +91 +103 +149
Permanent jobs citing Meraki 442 296 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 383 276 276
UK median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,800 £25,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £42,650 £41,000
% change year-on-year +7.85% +4.02% +6.49%

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 76,456 74,636 91,464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.52% 44.21% 45.50%
Number of salaries quoted 59,975 59,944 74,703
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% -1.19% +5.00%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +111 423 £50,000 +11.11% 74
UK excluding London +45 219 £46,000 +7.85% 61
London +49 209 £52,500 +16.67% 23
South East +19 85 £46,000 +15.00% 9
Midlands +32 51 £52,500 +16.67% 24
North of England +28 48 £46,500 +23.18% 4
West Midlands +34 44 £52,500 +14.13% 21
Yorkshire +37 21 £42,500 -0.70% 2
North West +4 20 £47,500 +35.71% 1
South West -10 20 £52,500 +61.54% 4
East of England -24 20 £40,750 -18.50% 10
Scotland - 9 £30,000 - 6
East Midlands -4 7 £42,500 +6.25% 3
North East - 7 £60,000 - 1
Wales +17 3 £38,750 -18.42% 1

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 394 (89.14%) Cisco
2 230 (52.04%) Cisco Certification
3 211 (47.74%) WAN
4 210 (47.51%) Firewall
5 191 (43.21%) VMware
6 190 (42.99%) Wireless
7 181 (40.95%) Windows
8 178 (40.27%) CCNP
9 160 (36.20%) LAN
10 133 (30.09%) CCNA
11 131 (29.64%) VPN
12 128 (28.96%) Active Directory
13 122 (27.60%) Data Centre
14 121 (27.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 118 (26.70%) Microsoft Azure
16 115 (26.02%) Microsoft
17 111 (25.11%) Office 365
17 111 (25.11%) Windows Server
18 110 (24.89%) Network Security
19 101 (22.85%) F5
20 99 (22.40%) Cisco Nexus
21 98 (22.17%) Cisco ASA
22 96 (21.72%) ITIL
22 96 (21.72%) MPLS
23 93 (21.04%) Citrix
24 90 (20.36%) SolarWinds
25 86 (19.46%) DNS
26 85 (19.23%) HP
27 82 (18.55%) Presales
28 80 (18.10%) Hyper-V

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 66 (14.93%) MS Exchange
2 30 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.26%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.68%) Confluence
7 3 (0.68%) IIS
8 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.23%) CMS
9 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (11.09%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.68%) Acrobat
3 3 (0.68%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.68%) InDesign
3 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.23%) Maximo
2 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 118 (26.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (25.11%) Office 365
3 62 (14.03%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (4.52%) Mimecast
5 18 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (2.26%) Akamai
6 10 (2.26%) IaaS
7 6 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.90%) PaaS
8 4 (0.90%) SaaS
9 3 (0.68%) G Suite
10 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.45%) GitHub
11 1 (0.23%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.23%) FinancialForce
11 1 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.23%) OpenDNS
11 1 (0.23%) Route 53
11 1 (0.23%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 211 (47.74%) WAN
2 210 (47.51%) Firewall
3 190 (42.99%) Wireless
4 160 (36.20%) LAN
5 131 (29.64%) VPN
6 110 (24.89%) Network Security
7 99 (22.40%) Cisco Nexus
8 98 (22.17%) Cisco ASA
9 96 (21.72%) MPLS
10 86 (19.46%) DNS
11 76 (17.19%) DHCP
12 71 (16.06%) VLAN
13 69 (15.61%) Wi-Fi
14 63 (14.25%) Cisco Wireless
15 54 (12.22%) Cisco Firepower
15 54 (12.22%) OSPF
16 51 (11.54%) BGP
17 50 (11.31%) Cisco ISE
18 49 (11.09%) SAN
19 45 (10.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (2.49%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (1.36%) MySQL
5 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.45%) Big Data
8 1 (0.23%) Firebird
8 1 (0.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 26 (5.88%) Finance
2 24 (5.43%) Retail
3 19 (4.30%) Advertising
4 13 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.49%) Games
6 9 (2.04%) Law
7 6 (1.36%) Marketing
8 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.45%) Back Office
9 2 (0.45%) French Language
9 2 (0.45%) German Language
9 2 (0.45%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
10 1 (0.23%) Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Billing
10 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 152 (34.39%) Network Engineer
2 59 (13.35%) Architect
2 59 (13.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 52 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 51 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 50 (11.31%) Support Engineer
6 40 (9.05%) Solutions Architect
7 37 (8.37%) Security Engineer
8 35 (7.92%) Network Security Engineer
9 33 (7.47%) Network Architect
10 31 (7.01%) Consultant
11 26 (5.88%) Analyst
11 26 (5.88%) Project Engineer
12 25 (5.66%) Wireless Architect
12 25 (5.66%) Wireless Engineer
12 25 (5.66%) Wireless Network Engineer
13 23 (5.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 23 (5.20%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 20 (4.52%) 2nd Line Support
15 19 (4.30%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.94%) 802.1X
2 9 (2.04%) HTML
2 9 (2.04%) XML
3 4 (0.90%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 122 (27.60%) Data Centre
2 29 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.20%) Driving Licence
4 17 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.62%) FlexPod
6 13 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (2.71%) Replication
8 10 (2.26%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.81%) PKI
10 7 (1.58%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.36%) User Experience
12 5 (1.13%) Fat Client
12 5 (1.13%) Thin Client
13 4 (0.90%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (0.68%) Clustering
14 3 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
14 3 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
14 3 (0.68%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.45%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 181 (40.95%) Windows
2 111 (25.11%) Windows Server
3 67 (15.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (12.90%) Linux
5 53 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (9.50%) Windows 7
7 23 (5.20%) Windows 8
8 21 (4.75%) Windows 10
9 18 (4.07%) Unix
10 8 (1.81%) Mac OS
11 7 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.45%) CentOS
13 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.45%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.23%) Android
14 1 (0.23%) VMS
14 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (21.72%) ITIL
2 82 (18.55%) Presales
3 62 (14.03%) Network Management
4 53 (11.99%) Load Balancing
5 32 (7.24%) Migration
6 30 (6.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 30 (6.79%) Network Design
6 30 (6.79%) Network Monitoring
7 29 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (6.11%) Mentoring
8 27 (6.11%) SIEM
9 26 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 23 (5.20%) Information Security
10 23 (5.20%) ITIL V3
11 22 (4.98%) DevOps
11 22 (4.98%) Network Load Balancing
12 20 (4.52%) DNA
12 20 (4.52%) Project Management
13 19 (4.30%) Server Virtualisation
14 18 (4.07%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 52 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 25 (5.66%) SQL
3 11 (2.49%) Python
4 2 (0.45%) C
4 2 (0.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 230 (52.04%) Cisco Certification
2 178 (40.27%) CCNP
3 133 (30.09%) CCNA
4 69 (15.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 54 (12.22%) MCSE
6 44 (9.95%) CCIE
7 33 (7.47%) CCDP
7 33 (7.47%) MCSA
8 28 (6.33%) Degree
9 15 (3.39%) MCP
10 12 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (2.49%) CCSP
11 11 (2.49%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (2.26%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 9 (2.04%) CCDA
13 9 (2.04%) SC Cleared
13 9 (2.04%) Security Cleared
13 9 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (1.81%) CCSA
15 7 (1.58%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (3.62%) SLA
3 15 (3.39%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (2.04%) GDPR
5 7 (1.58%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.45%) PMO
7 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 128 (28.96%) Active Directory
2 121 (27.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (18.10%) Hyper-V
4 36 (8.14%) VMware NSX
5 31 (7.01%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (6.56%) XenApp
7 14 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (3.17%) vSphere
8 13 (2.94%) VMware Server
9 9 (2.04%) Firmware
10 6 (1.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.90%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.68%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.45%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.45%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.23%) pfSense
14 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 49 (11.09%) Cisco Prime
2 34 (7.69%) FortiGate
3 23 (5.20%) Nagios
4 18 (4.07%) Cisco CUCM
5 15 (3.39%) CASB
5 15 (3.39%) QRadar
5 15 (3.39%) WhatsUp Gold
6 14 (3.17%) SCCM
6 14 (3.17%) vCenter Server
7 11 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (2.49%) Puppet
7 11 (2.49%) SolarWinds Orion
7 11 (2.49%) Stealthwatch
7 11 (2.49%) vRealize
8 8 (1.81%) Backup Exec
8 8 (1.81%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (0.90%) Cacti
10 3 (0.68%) Nessus
10 3 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 394 (89.14%) Cisco
2 191 (43.21%) VMware
3 115 (26.02%) Microsoft
4 101 (22.85%) F5
5 93 (21.04%) Citrix
6 90 (20.36%) SolarWinds
7 85 (19.23%) HP
8 64 (14.48%) Aruba
8 64 (14.48%) CheckPoint
9 52 (11.76%) Palo Alto
10 51 (11.54%) Fortinet
11 48 (10.86%) Juniper
12 30 (6.79%) McAfee
13 28 (6.33%) NetApp
13 28 (6.33%) Riverbed
14 24 (5.43%) Sophos
15 22 (4.98%) Blue Coat
16 21 (4.75%) WatchGuard
17 20 (4.52%) Google
17 20 (4.52%) Veeam