The table below looks at the statistics for Junos skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junos over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper Junos OS
Rank 601 613 566
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -47
Contract jobs citing Junos 29 31 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.056% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.39% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 30
Median daily rate £373 £408 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.58% -4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £235 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £381 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.26% -15.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7558 7938 8196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.16% 14.32% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4563 4664 4682
Median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 477 441
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Junos
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Junos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Junos Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junos
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Junos within the UK.

Junos Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Junos
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junos within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Junos Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Junos
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junos within the UK.

Junos Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Junos
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junos within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 28 £380 -6.74% 7
London +1 9 £380 -10.58% 3
South East +28 7 £333 -8.27% 1
West Midlands - 7 £400 - 1
Birmingham - 5 £400 -
Oxfordshire -1 4 £300 -17.24%
West Sussex - 2 £374 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Gatwick - 2 £374 -
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Oxford -2 1 £300 -17.24%
Warwick - 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £400 -
Manchester - 1 £400 -
Berkshire - 1 £300 -
Hayes - 1 £365 -
Reading - 1 £300 -
Lincoln - 1 - -
Kidlington - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £270 -
Scotland - 1 £270 -
East Kilbride - 1 £270 -

Junos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Junos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Junos.

1 58 (100.00%) Juniper
2 50 (86.21%) Firewall
3 47 (81.03%) Cisco
4 32 (55.17%) VPN
5 22 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (36.21%) CheckPoint
7 20 (34.48%) MPLS
7 20 (34.48%) WAN
7 20 (34.48%) DHCP
7 20 (34.48%) Windows
8 19 (32.76%) LAN
8 19 (32.76%) BGP
9 18 (31.03%) OSPF
9 18 (31.03%) Wireshark
10 17 (29.31%) Windows Server
10 17 (29.31%) DNS
11 16 (27.59%) Network Design
11 16 (27.59%) tcpdump
11 16 (27.59%) F5
12 14 (24.14%) MS Visio
12 14 (24.14%) MS Office
12 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
12 14 (24.14%) Data Centre
13 13 (22.41%) Network Security
13 13 (22.41%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
14 11 (18.97%) Finance
14 11 (18.97%) SSL
15 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
15 10 (17.24%) Load Balancing

Junos
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Office
1 14 (24.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (86.21%) Firewall
2 32 (55.17%) VPN
3 22 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (34.48%) DHCP
4 20 (34.48%) MPLS
4 20 (34.48%) WAN
5 19 (32.76%) BGP
5 19 (32.76%) LAN
6 18 (31.03%) OSPF
6 18 (31.03%) Wireshark
7 17 (29.31%) DNS
8 16 (27.59%) tcpdump
9 13 (22.41%) Network Security
10 11 (18.97%) SSL
11 9 (15.52%) NetScaler
11 9 (15.52%) VoIP
11 9 (15.52%) Wireless
12 8 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (13.79%) IPsec
13 7 (12.07%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
1 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (82.76%) Network Engineer
2 15 (25.86%) Juniper Engineer
2 15 (25.86%) Network Support
3 14 (24.14%) Network Support Engineer
3 14 (24.14%) Support Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Senior Network Support
5 8 (13.79%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Senior Support Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Juniper Support
8 2 (3.45%) Network Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.45%) Fintech
4 2 (3.45%) PKI
4 2 (3.45%) Statistics
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Windows
2 17 (29.31%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.90%) Linux
3 4 (6.90%) Unix
4 2 (3.45%) AIX
4 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.72%) Mandriva Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Network Design
2 10 (17.24%) Load Balancing
3 9 (15.52%) ITIL
4 7 (12.07%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (12.07%) Service Delivery
5 6 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.62%) Network Management
6 5 (8.62%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (8.62%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (8.62%) Service Management
6 5 (8.62%) Web Filtering
7 4 (6.90%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.90%) Change Control
7 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.90%) ITSM
7 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.90%) Workflow
8 3 (5.17%) Time Management
9 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.45%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 9 (15.52%) CCNP
4 8 (13.79%) JNCIP
5 7 (12.07%) CCNA
5 7 (12.07%) JNCIA
5 7 (12.07%) JNCIS
6 6 (10.34%) CISSP
7 4 (6.90%) CCIE
7 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
8 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
8 3 (5.17%) JNCIE
9 2 (3.45%) CCDP
9 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.72%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.72%) CCSA
10 1 (1.72%) CCSE
10 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) HIPAA
2 4 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (5.17%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (3.45%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.72%) Cacti
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco CME
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.72%) OpenView
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Juniper
2 47 (81.03%) Cisco
3 21 (36.21%) CheckPoint
4 16 (27.59%) F5
5 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 9 (15.52%) Palo Alto
7 6 (10.34%) Blue Coat
7 6 (10.34%) Brocade
7 6 (10.34%) Intel Security
8 5 (8.62%) Avaya
9 4 (6.90%) HP
9 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.17%) Aruba
10 3 (5.17%) Citrix
11 2 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (3.45%) Clearswift
11 2 (3.45%) Forcepoint
12 1 (1.72%) NetScout
12 1 (1.72%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.72%) SevOne
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