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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 11 August 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 > Work from Home
6 months to
11 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 699 498 260
Rank change year-on-year -201 -238 +40
Permanent jobs citing Meraki 182 143 46
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.24% 0.35% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.95% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 152 138 45
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,750 £32,789
25th Percentile £37,875 £41,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - -20.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £79,875 £66,250 £79,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +23.53%

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 WFH option and a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 28,388 15,045 3,333
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 37.43% 36.92% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15,935 11,321 2,760
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - -4.35%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £82,550
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Meraki
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Meraki as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Meraki trend for jobs with a WFH option

Meraki
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Meraki.

Meraki salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Meraki
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Meraki over the 6 months to 11 August 2022.

Meraki salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 11 August 2022, Meraki job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Meraki.

1 129 (70.88%) Cisco
2 88 (48.35%) Firewall
3 79 (43.41%) Windows
4 71 (39.01%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (37.91%) Active Directory
6 67 (36.81%) WAN
7 64 (35.16%) Microsoft 365
8 58 (31.87%) LAN
9 56 (30.77%) VPN
9 56 (30.77%) Azure
10 50 (27.47%) VMware
11 49 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
12 48 (26.37%) Palo Alto
13 47 (25.82%) Microsoft
14 45 (24.73%) Social Skills
15 43 (23.63%) CCNP
16 42 (23.08%) Wireless
17 40 (21.98%) VMware Infrastructure
18 35 (19.23%) DNS
19 34 (18.68%) ITIL
19 34 (18.68%) Cisco ASA
20 33 (18.13%) Fortinet
21 32 (17.58%) Mac OS
21 32 (17.58%) SD-WAN
21 32 (17.58%) Windows 10
22 31 (17.03%) Windows Server
22 31 (17.03%) DHCP
23 30 (16.48%) Data Centre
23 30 (16.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
24 28 (15.38%) CCNA

Meraki
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 12 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.49%) Apache
3 9 (4.95%) IIS
3 9 (4.95%) WordPress
4 6 (3.30%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.10%) Confluence
5 2 (1.10%) Traefik
6 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 64 (35.16%) Microsoft 365
2 56 (30.77%) Azure
3 25 (13.74%) Google Workspace
4 20 (10.99%) AWS
5 19 (10.44%) SaaS
6 12 (6.59%) Slack
7 10 (5.49%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (3.30%) Azure Sentinel
8 6 (3.30%) OneDrive
9 5 (2.75%) Mimecast
10 4 (2.20%) Akamai
10 4 (2.20%) AWS Direct Connect
10 4 (2.20%) Nutanix
11 2 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (1.10%) GCP
11 2 (1.10%) IaaS
11 2 (1.10%) Logz.io
11 2 (1.10%) PaaS
12 1 (0.55%) GitHub
12 1 (0.55%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 88 (48.35%) Firewall
2 67 (36.81%) WAN
3 58 (31.87%) LAN
4 56 (30.77%) VPN
5 49 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
6 42 (23.08%) Wireless
7 35 (19.23%) DNS
8 34 (18.68%) Cisco ASA
9 32 (17.58%) SD-WAN
10 31 (17.03%) DHCP
11 28 (15.38%) Network Security
12 23 (12.64%) Cisco Firepower
12 23 (12.64%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (8.24%) TCP/IP
13 15 (8.24%) WLAN
14 14 (7.69%) VoIP
15 13 (7.14%) IPsec
16 11 (6.04%) MPLS
16 11 (6.04%) VLAN
17 10 (5.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.10%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (2.20%) JIRA
2 2 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.10%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (24.73%) Social Skills
2 30 (16.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 26 (14.29%) Retail
4 25 (13.74%) Banking
5 22 (12.09%) Finance
6 18 (9.89%) Law
7 14 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (6.59%) Organisational Skills
9 9 (4.95%) Telecoms
10 7 (3.85%) Presentation Skills
11 6 (3.30%) Advertising
11 6 (3.30%) Retail Finance
12 3 (1.65%) Documentation Skills
12 3 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (1.65%) Public Sector
13 2 (1.10%) Agriculture
13 2 (1.10%) Marketing
14 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.55%) Influencing Skills
14 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (27.47%) Network Engineer
2 32 (17.58%) Support Engineer
3 25 (13.74%) Analyst
4 23 (12.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (12.64%) Support Analyst
5 17 (9.34%) Senior Network Engineer
6 14 (7.69%) IT Engineer
7 13 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
7 13 (7.14%) Security Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (6.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) Cisco Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) Desktop Support
8 12 (6.59%) IT Support
9 11 (6.04%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (6.04%) Active Directory Analyst
9 11 (6.04%) Active Directory Support
9 11 (6.04%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 11 (6.04%) Consultant
9 11 (6.04%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.10%) .NET
1 2 (1.10%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.55%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.55%) JSON
2 1 (0.55%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.48%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.04%) Public Cloud
2 11 (6.04%) Smartphone
3 8 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.20%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.65%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.65%) Legacy Applications
5 3 (1.65%) PKI
5 3 (1.65%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.10%) Biotechnology
6 2 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.10%) IoT
6 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.10%) Replication
7 1 (0.55%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.55%) Clustering
7 1 (0.55%) CMDB
7 1 (0.55%) NHS
7 1 (0.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 79 (43.41%) Windows
2 32 (17.58%) Mac OS
2 32 (17.58%) Windows 10
3 31 (17.03%) Windows Server
4 17 (9.34%) Apple iOS
5 16 (8.79%) Linux
6 14 (7.69%) Android
7 9 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.55%) Unix
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.68%) ITIL
2 25 (13.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 23 (12.64%) Network Management
4 18 (9.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (9.34%) Asset Management
5 17 (9.34%) Business Continuity
5 17 (9.34%) Line Management
6 15 (8.24%) Disruptive Innovation
6 15 (8.24%) Project Delivery
7 13 (7.14%) Agile
7 13 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
7 13 (7.14%) Presales
7 13 (7.14%) Proactive Maintenance
7 13 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (6.04%) Collaborative Working
8 11 (6.04%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (6.04%) Network Monitoring
9 10 (5.49%) Logistics
9 10 (5.49%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.89%) PowerShell
2 7 (3.85%) Python
3 4 (2.20%) SQL
4 2 (1.10%) Bash
4 2 (1.10%) Java
5 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 71 (39.01%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (23.63%) CCNP
3 28 (15.38%) CCNA
4 23 (12.64%) Security Cleared
5 21 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 18 (9.89%) Degree
7 9 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (4.40%) CCIE
9 7 (3.85%) CISSP
10 5 (2.75%) MCSE
11 4 (2.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 4 (2.20%) CCDA
11 4 (2.20%) CCSP
11 4 (2.20%) CEH
11 4 (2.20%) MCITP
12 3 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.10%) CCDP
13 2 (1.10%) TOGAF Certification
14 1 (0.55%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.30%) GDPR
1 6 (3.30%) SLA
2 5 (2.75%) Accessibility
3 4 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.10%) QA
5 1 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 69 (37.91%) Active Directory
2 40 (21.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.34%) Hyper-V
4 11 (6.04%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.65%) Docker
5 3 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.10%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.55%) vSphere
7 1 (0.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (13.19%) FortiGate
1 24 (13.19%) Jamf Pro
2 16 (8.79%) Single Sign-On
3 11 (6.04%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (4.95%) cPanel
4 9 (4.95%) SCCM
5 6 (3.30%) Pingdom
5 6 (3.30%) SolarWinds Orion
6 5 (2.75%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.75%) Nagios
7 4 (2.20%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (2.20%) Terraform
8 3 (1.65%) Ansible
9 2 (1.10%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.10%) Grafana
9 2 (1.10%) Rancher
9 2 (1.10%) Stealthwatch
9 2 (1.10%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 129 (70.88%) Cisco
2 50 (27.47%) VMware
3 48 (26.37%) Palo Alto
4 47 (25.82%) Microsoft
5 33 (18.13%) Fortinet
6 27 (14.84%) Apple
7 24 (13.19%) Google
8 21 (11.54%) SolarWinds
9 15 (8.24%) Aruba
10 14 (7.69%) Atlassian
10 14 (7.69%) CheckPoint
11 13 (7.14%) Citrix
12 12 (6.59%) Veeam
12 12 (6.59%) Zscaler
13 11 (6.04%) Sophos
14 10 (5.49%) Okta
15 8 (4.40%) F5
16 7 (3.85%) Dynatrace
16 7 (3.85%) Riverbed
16 7 (3.85%) Splunk