Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Juniper over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Juniper Networks.

Juniper
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 356 344 269
Rank change year-on-year -12 -75 -20
Contract jobs citing Juniper 627 638 992
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.66% 0.73% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 1.67% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 413 573
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £257 £273 £263
90th Percentile £548 £550 £559
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 19 21
England median hourly rate £46.75 £50.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +17.65% +41.67%
10th Percentile £33.13 £25.60 £16.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £59.45 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £43.92 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.13% +7.50% +33.33%

Juniper is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39,333 38,307 45,118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.67% 43.77% 44.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,599 23,585 28,121
England median daily rate £450 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £250
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,440 1,300 1,484
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.37 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.53 £44.68
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Juniper as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in England

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Juniper in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in England over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in England

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in England over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Juniper in England

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the England region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -38 229 £425 +3.03% 61
South East -25 183 £438 -0.57% 44
Midlands +33 86 £400 -0.93% 14
West Midlands +26 80 £400 -5.88% 13
North of England -42 60 £413 +8.91% 18
South West +1 42 £375 -2.60% 9
North West -47 29 £425 +21.43% 9
East of England +3 25 £400 +10.34% 34
Yorkshire -27 17 £425 -5.56% 7
North East +4 14 £318 -14.77% 2
East Midlands +3 6 £400 +23.08% 1
Juniper
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Juniper also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 486 (77.51%) Cisco
2 363 (57.89%) Firewall
3 216 (34.45%) WAN
4 214 (34.13%) Cisco Certification
5 195 (31.10%) VPN
6 190 (30.30%) LAN
7 186 (29.67%) Security Cleared
8 159 (25.36%) BGP
9 158 (25.20%) F5
10 149 (23.76%) CheckPoint
11 137 (21.85%) OSPF
12 135 (21.53%) MPLS
12 135 (21.53%) CCNP
12 135 (21.53%) SC Cleared
13 119 (18.98%) Network Security
14 115 (18.34%) VMware
15 112 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
16 109 (17.38%) Data Centre
17 101 (16.11%) Palo Alto
18 99 (15.79%) Wireless
19 95 (15.15%) CCNA
20 83 (13.24%) Finance
21 82 (13.08%) VLAN
22 81 (12.92%) VMware Infrastructure
23 80 (12.76%) ITIL
23 80 (12.76%) Windows
24 77 (12.28%) DNS
25 71 (11.32%) Junos
26 69 (11.00%) Cisco Nexus
27 67 (10.69%) TCP/IP

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 15 (2.39%) OpenStack
2 7 (1.12%) Skype for Business
3 6 (0.96%) Confluence
3 6 (0.96%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.64%) Apache
4 4 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.64%) lighttpd
4 4 (0.64%) nginx
5 2 (0.32%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.32%) Site Server
Applications
1 30 (4.78%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.39%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.32%) Simulink
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (3.03%) Office 365
4 5 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.48%) IaaS
5 3 (0.48%) SaaS
6 2 (0.32%) PaaS
6 2 (0.32%) Slack
7 1 (0.16%) Akamai
7 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 363 (57.89%) Firewall
2 216 (34.45%) WAN
3 195 (31.10%) VPN
4 190 (30.30%) LAN
5 159 (25.36%) BGP
6 137 (21.85%) OSPF
7 135 (21.53%) MPLS
8 119 (18.98%) Network Security
9 112 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
10 99 (15.79%) Wireless
11 82 (13.08%) VLAN
12 77 (12.28%) DNS
13 71 (11.32%) Junos
14 69 (11.00%) Cisco Nexus
15 67 (10.69%) TCP/IP
16 61 (9.73%) IPsec
17 59 (9.41%) Cisco IOS
18 55 (8.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 53 (8.45%) Internet
20 48 (7.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.48%) MySQL
4 2 (0.32%) Big Data
4 2 (0.32%) SQLite
5 1 (0.16%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.16%) Redis
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (2.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 11 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.59%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.44%) JIRA
5 8 (1.28%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.48%) Rational Team Concert
6 3 (0.48%) Robot Framework
7 2 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.32%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.32%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.32%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.16%) AppScan
8 1 (0.16%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.16%) Phabricator
8 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.16%) Subversion
General
1 83 (13.24%) Finance
2 54 (8.61%) Telecoms
3 24 (3.83%) Banking
4 9 (1.44%) Retail
5 7 (1.12%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.80%) Advertising
7 4 (0.64%) Local Government
8 3 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.48%) Legal
9 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.32%) German Language
9 2 (0.32%) Marketing
9 2 (0.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.16%) Electronics
10 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.16%) Games
10 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 270 (43.06%) Network Engineer
2 78 (12.44%) Architect
3 62 (9.89%) Security Engineer
4 60 (9.57%) Juniper Engineer
5 59 (9.41%) Network Architect
6 50 (7.97%) Network Security Engineer
7 43 (6.86%) Cisco Engineer
8 38 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 38 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
9 36 (5.74%) Consultant
10 31 (4.94%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 30 (4.78%) Analyst
12 27 (4.31%) Network Support
13 26 (4.15%) Support Engineer
14 25 (3.99%) Firewall Engineer
15 23 (3.67%) Network Consultant
16 20 (3.19%) Network Analyst
16 20 (3.19%) Network Support Engineer
16 20 (3.19%) NOC Engineer
17 16 (2.55%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.87%) 802.1X
2 8 (1.28%) LDAP
2 8 (1.28%) Web Services
3 7 (1.12%) REST
4 4 (0.64%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (0.64%) OpenDaylight
4 4 (0.64%) RESTful
4 4 (0.64%) XML
5 3 (0.48%) HTML
5 3 (0.48%) JSON
6 2 (0.32%) CSS
6 2 (0.32%) Django
6 2 (0.32%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.32%) HTML5
6 2 (0.32%) jQuery
6 2 (0.32%) Kafka
6 2 (0.32%) Middleware
6 2 (0.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.16%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.16%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 109 (17.38%) Data Centre
2 36 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
5 15 (2.39%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.39%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.91%) PKI
7 11 (1.75%) Clustering
8 8 (1.28%) RSA SecurID
9 7 (1.12%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.96%) Mobile Computing
10 6 (0.96%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.64%) CMDB
11 4 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.64%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.48%) NHS
12 3 (0.48%) PMI
12 3 (0.48%) User Experience
13 2 (0.32%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 80 (12.76%) Windows
2 53 (8.45%) Windows Server
3 48 (7.66%) Linux
4 35 (5.58%) Unix
5 26 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (2.87%) Windows 10
7 12 (1.91%) CentOS
8 11 (1.75%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.44%) Windows 7
9 9 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.12%) Solaris
11 6 (0.96%) Check Point GAiA
11 6 (0.96%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.64%) Debian
12 4 (0.64%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.16%) VMS
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (12.76%) ITIL
2 65 (10.37%) Load Balancing
3 59 (9.41%) Migration
4 52 (8.29%) Network Monitoring
5 48 (7.66%) Network Design
6 45 (7.18%) Service Delivery
7 42 (6.70%) Network Management
7 42 (6.70%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (6.22%) Change Management
9 35 (5.58%) Project Management
10 32 (5.10%) ITIL V3
10 32 (5.10%) Service Management
11 31 (4.94%) Network Virtualisation
12 27 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (3.99%) Configuration Management
13 25 (3.99%) Incident Management
14 21 (3.35%) Change Control
14 21 (3.35%) High Availability
14 21 (3.35%) Problem Management
15 17 (2.71%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (5.42%) Python
2 30 (4.78%) PowerShell
3 20 (3.19%) Perl
4 14 (2.23%) SQL
5 12 (1.91%) Bash Shell
6 8 (1.28%) Java
7 7 (1.12%) C
8 4 (0.64%) C++
9 3 (0.48%) PHP
9 3 (0.48%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.48%) VB
10 2 (0.32%) Bourne shell
10 2 (0.32%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.32%) Ruby
11 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.16%) VBScript
11 1 (0.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 214 (34.13%) Cisco Certification
2 186 (29.67%) Security Cleared
3 135 (21.53%) CCNP
3 135 (21.53%) SC Cleared
4 95 (15.15%) CCNA
5 67 (10.69%) DV Cleared
6 45 (7.18%) CCIE
7 43 (6.86%) JNCIS
8 36 (5.74%) JNCIA
8 36 (5.74%) JNCIP
9 32 (5.10%) Degree
10 30 (4.78%) CCDP
11 20 (3.19%) CCSE
12 15 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
13 14 (2.23%) CCSA
14 12 (1.91%) JNCIE
15 11 (1.75%) CISSP
16 8 (1.28%) Check Point Certification
17 7 (1.12%) CCDE
17 7 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.99%) SLA
2 11 (1.75%) QA
3 10 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.96%) JSP 440
5 5 (0.80%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.64%) PMO
6 4 (0.64%) RMADS
7 3 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.32%) Def Stans
8 2 (0.32%) MISRA
8 2 (0.32%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.16%) COBIT
9 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.16%) GDPR
9 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.16%) HMG Infosec
9 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 81 (12.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (9.25%) Active Directory
3 38 (6.06%) VMware NSX
4 28 (4.47%) ProxySG
5 23 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (3.03%) vSphere
7 11 (1.75%) Hyper-V
8 7 (1.12%) Docker
9 5 (0.80%) KVM
9 5 (0.80%) Snort
9 5 (0.80%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.64%) Firmware
10 4 (0.64%) Postfix
10 4 (0.64%) Varnish
10 4 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.64%) XenApp
11 3 (0.48%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.32%) NFS
12 2 (0.32%) Squid
13 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (3.83%) FortiGate
2 22 (3.51%) vCenter Server
3 15 (2.39%) Nagios
4 12 (1.91%) Ansible
5 11 (1.75%) Cacti
5 11 (1.75%) SCCM
6 9 (1.44%) AirWatch
7 8 (1.28%) Failover Clustering
7 8 (1.28%) PowerCLI
7 8 (1.28%) SCOM
8 7 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (1.12%) Puppet
9 6 (0.96%) HP ALM
9 6 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (0.96%) RSA enVision
10 4 (0.64%) Icinga
10 4 (0.64%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.48%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.48%) vRealize
Vendors
1 486 (77.51%) Cisco
2 158 (25.20%) F5
3 149 (23.76%) CheckPoint
4 115 (18.34%) VMware
5 101 (16.11%) Palo Alto
6 54 (8.61%) Blue Coat
6 54 (8.61%) HP
7 52 (8.29%) Microsoft
8 42 (6.70%) McAfee
9 39 (6.22%) Aruba
10 37 (5.90%) Fortinet
11 36 (5.74%) Citrix
12 35 (5.58%) Brocade
13 33 (5.26%) SolarWinds
14 30 (4.78%) Meraki
15 29 (4.63%) Splunk
16 22 (3.51%) Dell
17 18 (2.87%) Barracuda Networks
18 17 (2.71%) EMC
18 17 (2.71%) Forcepoint