Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 691 836 902
Rank change year-on-year +145 +66 +263
Permanent jobs citing Meraki 478 374 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.47% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 429 310 299
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,250 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.50% +2.84% +12.10%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +13.75% +14.29%

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 69,573 80,113 83,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.69% 44.38% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 53,941 61,954 67,778
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Meraki in the UK

Meraki
Top 14 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 15 November 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 +125 454 £50,000 +8.70% 96
UK excluding London +86 272 £47,500 +4.40% 68
London +75 192 £52,500 +16.67% 29
South East +32 82 £45,000 -25.00% 12
North of England +73 78 £47,500 +50.79% 33
North West +70 44 £52,500 +61.54% 20
East of England +18 44 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Midlands +29 40 £52,500 +9.95% 10
West Midlands +46 31 £57,500 +21.05% 4
Yorkshire +36 31 £37,500 +29.31% 12
South West +13 22 £34,736 -17.30% 6
Scotland +4 11 £36,500 +15.87% 1
East Midlands 0 9 £40,500 -26.36% 6
North East -3 3 £31,250 -16.67% 1

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 422 (88.28%) Cisco
2 260 (54.39%) Firewall
3 250 (52.30%) Cisco Certification
4 246 (51.46%) Wireless
5 194 (40.59%) CCNP
6 192 (40.17%) WAN
7 190 (39.75%) Windows
8 177 (37.03%) VMware
9 152 (31.80%) LAN
10 151 (31.59%) CCNA
11 140 (29.29%) VPN
12 139 (29.08%) Microsoft
13 137 (28.66%) Active Directory
13 137 (28.66%) Cisco ASA
14 133 (27.82%) Office 365
15 125 (26.15%) Data Centre
16 120 (25.10%) MPLS
17 112 (23.43%) CheckPoint
18 111 (23.22%) VMware Infrastructure
19 110 (23.01%) Windows Server
20 109 (22.80%) Juniper
21 101 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
22 99 (20.71%) Cisco Nexus
23 96 (20.08%) Palo Alto
24 95 (19.87%) F5
25 94 (19.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 93 (19.46%) Cisco Firepower
27 89 (18.62%) VLAN
28 88 (18.41%) SolarWinds
29 85 (17.78%) 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 69 (14.44%) MS Exchange
2 26 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (4.60%) SharePoint
4 18 (3.77%) Skype for Business
5 10 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (1.46%) IIS
7 6 (1.26%) Apache
7 6 (1.26%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.26%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.63%) CMS
9 3 (0.63%) WordPress
10 2 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 43 (9.00%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (3.14%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Maximo
1 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 133 (27.82%) Office 365
2 101 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (15.90%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (6.28%) G Suite
5 24 (5.02%) PaaS
6 13 (2.72%) SaaS
7 11 (2.30%) Mimecast
7 11 (2.30%) OpenDNS
8 8 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (1.67%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.26%) Dropbox
9 6 (1.26%) IaaS
10 3 (0.63%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.42%) Akamai
11 2 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.42%) SoftLayer
11 2 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 260 (54.39%) Firewall
2 246 (51.46%) Wireless
3 192 (40.17%) WAN
4 152 (31.80%) LAN
5 140 (29.29%) VPN
6 137 (28.66%) Cisco ASA
7 120 (25.10%) MPLS
8 99 (20.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 93 (19.46%) Cisco Firepower
10 89 (18.62%) VLAN
11 83 (17.36%) BGP
12 79 (16.53%) Network Security
13 72 (15.06%) OSPF
13 72 (15.06%) Wi-Fi
14 70 (14.64%) Cisco ISE
15 64 (13.39%) Cisco Wireless
16 56 (11.72%) TCP/IP
16 56 (11.72%) VoIP
17 54 (11.30%) DNS
18 52 (10.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (11.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.42%) Power BI
6 2 (0.42%) Redis
7 1 (0.21%) Big Data
7 1 (0.21%) QlikView
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (5.65%) Finance
2 25 (5.23%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.39%) Retail
4 15 (3.14%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.30%) Marketing
6 8 (1.67%) Electronics
7 7 (1.46%) Law
8 6 (1.26%) Banking
8 6 (1.26%) Legal
9 5 (1.05%) Advertising
10 2 (0.42%) French Language
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Front Office
11 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 185 (38.70%) Network Engineer
2 71 (14.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 70 (14.64%) Cisco Engineer
4 69 (14.44%) Security Engineer
5 68 (14.23%) Network Security Engineer
6 66 (13.81%) Consultant
7 53 (11.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 43 (9.00%) Project Engineer
9 40 (8.37%) Cisco Consultant
10 36 (7.53%) Architect
10 36 (7.53%) Senior Network Engineer
11 34 (7.11%) Security Consultant
12 31 (6.49%) Network Architect
12 31 (6.49%) Solutions Architect
13 30 (6.28%) Analyst
14 29 (6.07%) Cisco Security Consultant
15 25 (5.23%) Cisco Security Engineer
16 22 (4.60%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
17 20 (4.18%) Support Engineer
18 18 (3.77%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.05%) 802.1X
2 4 (0.84%) COM
2 4 (0.84%) XMPP
3 3 (0.63%) HTML
3 3 (0.63%) OAuth
3 3 (0.63%) SAML
4 2 (0.42%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 125 (26.15%) Data Centre
2 39 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.23%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.39%) Driving Licence
5 15 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.67%) EPoS
8 7 (1.46%) Replication
9 5 (1.05%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.84%) CMDB
10 4 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.84%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.63%) User Experience
12 2 (0.42%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.42%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.42%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.42%) iPhone
12 2 (0.42%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 190 (39.75%) Windows
2 110 (23.01%) Windows Server
3 85 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 66 (13.81%) Windows 10
4 66 (13.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (11.30%) Windows 7
6 36 (7.53%) Linux
7 25 (5.23%) Mac OS X
8 15 (3.14%) Mac OS
9 13 (2.72%) Unix
10 7 (1.46%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.26%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.84%) Android
13 4 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.42%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (0.42%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.42%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (19.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 67 (14.02%) ITIL
3 62 (12.97%) Network Management
4 53 (11.09%) Presales
5 47 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
6 37 (7.74%) Network Architecture
6 37 (7.74%) Network Monitoring
6 37 (7.74%) Project Management
7 36 (7.53%) Load Balancing
8 34 (7.11%) Migration
9 30 (6.28%) Network Load Balancing
10 29 (6.07%) Cybersecurity
11 26 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
12 23 (4.81%) DevOps
13 22 (4.60%) Problem Management
14 21 (4.39%) Service Delivery
15 20 (4.18%) ITIL V3
16 19 (3.97%) Kalman Filter
16 19 (3.97%) Root Cause Analysis
16 19 (3.97%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (12.76%) PowerShell
2 40 (8.37%) SQL
3 4 (0.84%) Python
4 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.42%) VB
5 1 (0.21%) C
Qualifications
1 250 (52.30%) Cisco Certification
2 194 (40.59%) CCNP
3 151 (31.59%) CCNA
4 44 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (8.58%) Degree
6 39 (8.16%) CCIE
7 27 (5.65%) MCSE
8 26 (5.44%) MCSA
9 25 (5.23%) CCDP
10 24 (5.02%) SC Cleared
10 24 (5.02%) Security Cleared
11 19 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
12 13 (2.72%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 11 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (2.09%) MCITP
15 8 (1.67%) CCENT
16 7 (1.46%) CISSP
16 7 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (1.05%) CCSE
17 5 (1.05%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.69%) SLA
2 20 (4.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (3.77%) PMO
4 10 (2.09%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.88%) ISO 9001
5 9 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (1.05%) GDPR
6 5 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.84%) QA
8 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 137 (28.66%) Active Directory
2 111 (23.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (12.55%) Hyper-V
4 32 (6.69%) XenApp
5 18 (3.77%) XenDesktop
6 17 (3.56%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (3.56%) VMware Server
7 14 (2.93%) XenServer
8 12 (2.51%) Terminal Services
9 10 (2.09%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (1.67%) ProxySG
11 7 (1.46%) VMware NSX
12 6 (1.26%) NFS
12 6 (1.26%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (1.05%) pfSense
13 5 (1.05%) vSphere
14 3 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (0.42%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 52 (10.88%) Nagios
2 40 (8.37%) Cisco Prime
2 40 (8.37%) Stealthwatch
3 20 (4.18%) SCCM
4 17 (3.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 17 (3.56%) WhatsUp Gold
5 16 (3.35%) Ansible
6 15 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (2.72%) QRadar
8 12 (2.51%) Cacti
9 11 (2.30%) Cisco UCCX
10 10 (2.09%) Cisco CUCM
10 10 (2.09%) SolarWinds Orion
11 8 (1.67%) WSUS
12 7 (1.46%) SCOM
13 6 (1.26%) FortiGate
14 5 (1.05%) Jamf Pro
14 5 (1.05%) Terraform
15 4 (0.84%) AirWatch
15 4 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 422 (88.28%) Cisco
2 177 (37.03%) VMware
3 139 (29.08%) Microsoft
4 112 (23.43%) CheckPoint
5 109 (22.80%) Juniper
6 96 (20.08%) Palo Alto
7 95 (19.87%) F5
8 88 (18.41%) SolarWinds
9 62 (12.97%) Citrix
10 52 (10.88%) HP
11 44 (9.21%) Fortinet
12 40 (8.37%) Google
13 37 (7.74%) Aruba
14 28 (5.86%) NetApp
15 23 (4.81%) EMC
16 21 (4.39%) Sophos
17 20 (4.18%) IronPort
18 19 (3.97%) Symantec
19 16 (3.35%) Dell
20 15 (3.14%) Apple