Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 343 253 273
Rank change year-on-year -90 +20 -22
Contract jobs citing Juniper 649 912 904
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.70% 1.02% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 2.27% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 502 507
England median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £255 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 46
England median hourly rate £41.50 £48.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.99% +23.72% +48.37%
10th Percentile £28.60 £20.13 £21.00
90th Percentile £43.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £46.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year -35.83% +19.87% +48.37%

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 39,249 40,226 42,080
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.38% 45.06% 42.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,970 24,920 25,216
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £238 £250 £233
90th Percentile £625 £594 £588
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,292 1,478 1,793
England median hourly rate £17.49 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.06% -2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%

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

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in England over the 6 months to 23 January 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

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in England over the 6 months to 23 January 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 23 January 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 -98 243 £425 - 64
South East -34 222 £423 +5.63% 53
North of England +34 64 £385 +5.48% 28
Midlands -62 57 £400 - 22
West Midlands -49 45 £406 +1.56% 16
North West +19 43 £363 +0.69% 13
East of England -34 43 £350 +9.38% 27
South West -8 25 £276 -30.94% 13
Yorkshire +13 19 £475 +5.56% 15
East Midlands -8 12 £348 -7.33% 5
North East +24 2 £378 +4.14%
Juniper
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Juniper also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 473 (72.88%) Cisco
2 363 (55.93%) Firewall
3 217 (33.44%) Cisco Certification
3 217 (33.44%) Security Cleared
4 211 (32.51%) WAN
5 197 (30.35%) LAN
6 184 (28.35%) VPN
7 157 (24.19%) CheckPoint
8 137 (21.11%) SC Cleared
9 136 (20.96%) Windows
10 133 (20.49%) BGP
11 130 (20.03%) CCNP
12 121 (18.64%) Network Security
13 118 (18.18%) OSPF
13 118 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
14 115 (17.72%) F5
15 112 (17.26%) MPLS
16 110 (16.95%) Palo Alto
17 109 (16.80%) DNS
18 108 (16.64%) VMware
19 102 (15.72%) Data Centre
20 101 (15.56%) CCNA
21 100 (15.41%) Linux
22 91 (14.02%) TCP/IP
22 91 (14.02%) Migration
23 85 (13.10%) Wireless
24 82 (12.63%) DV Cleared
25 81 (12.48%) Network Design
25 81 (12.48%) ITIL
26 73 (11.25%) CCIE

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 19 (2.93%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.31%) Skype for Business
3 14 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.54%) OpenStack
6 8 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.77%) IIS
9 4 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.62%) Drupal
9 4 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.62%) WordPress
10 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.46%) Confluence
11 2 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.31%) CMS
11 2 (0.31%) SAS
12 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 56 (8.63%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.77%) Office 365
4 4 (0.62%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.46%) Akamai
5 3 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.46%) GitHub
5 3 (0.46%) IaaS
5 3 (0.46%) SaaS
6 2 (0.31%) PaaS
7 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 363 (55.93%) Firewall
2 211 (32.51%) WAN
3 197 (30.35%) LAN
4 184 (28.35%) VPN
5 133 (20.49%) BGP
6 121 (18.64%) Network Security
7 118 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 118 (18.18%) OSPF
8 112 (17.26%) MPLS
9 109 (16.80%) DNS
10 91 (14.02%) TCP/IP
11 85 (13.10%) Wireless
12 70 (10.79%) Cisco Nexus
13 66 (10.17%) Junos
14 65 (10.02%) DHCP
15 59 (9.09%) SSL
16 58 (8.94%) VLAN
17 52 (8.01%) Ethernet
17 52 (8.01%) IPsec
18 51 (7.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (0.77%) MongoDB
3 5 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.15%) Big Data
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.62%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.46%) JIRA
5 2 (0.31%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.15%) Subversion
General
1 49 (7.55%) Finance
2 46 (7.09%) Telecoms
3 22 (3.39%) Banking
4 13 (2.00%) Retail
5 5 (0.77%) Legal
6 4 (0.62%) Marketing
7 3 (0.46%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.46%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.46%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.31%) Local Government
9 1 (0.15%) Advertising
9 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.15%) Billing
9 1 (0.15%) French Language
9 1 (0.15%) Games
9 1 (0.15%) Military
9 1 (0.15%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.15%) Publishing
9 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 271 (41.76%) Network Engineer
2 120 (18.49%) Architect
3 68 (10.48%) Network Architect
4 61 (9.40%) Cisco Engineer
5 49 (7.55%) Security Engineer
6 46 (7.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 46 (7.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 43 (6.63%) Juniper Engineer
8 40 (6.16%) Network Security Engineer
8 40 (6.16%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 32 (4.93%) Analyst
10 31 (4.78%) Consultant
10 31 (4.78%) Support Engineer
11 29 (4.47%) Design Engineer
12 27 (4.16%) Senior Network Engineer
13 26 (4.01%) Security Specialist
14 24 (3.70%) Firewall Engineer
15 22 (3.39%) Network Support
16 20 (3.08%) Network Design Engineer
16 20 (3.08%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.85%) 802.1X
2 4 (0.62%) .NET
2 4 (0.62%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (0.62%) Web Services
2 4 (0.62%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (0.46%) Core Data
3 3 (0.46%) LDAP
3 3 (0.46%) RESTful
4 2 (0.31%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.15%) LAMP
5 1 (0.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 102 (15.72%) Data Centre
2 26 (4.01%) PKI
3 22 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.08%) Replication
5 15 (2.31%) Clustering
6 12 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.08%) e-Health
10 6 (0.92%) RSA SecurID
11 4 (0.62%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.46%) CMDB
12 3 (0.46%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (0.46%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.46%) Handset
13 2 (0.31%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.31%) iPhone
13 2 (0.31%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 136 (20.96%) Windows
2 100 (15.41%) Linux
3 57 (8.78%) Windows Server
4 41 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (4.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (3.54%) CentOS
6 23 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (2.31%) Unix
9 8 (1.23%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.92%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.92%) Solaris
10 6 (0.92%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.77%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.62%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.46%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.46%) Debian
14 2 (0.31%) Android
14 2 (0.31%) Check Point GAiA
14 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (14.02%) Migration
2 81 (12.48%) ITIL
2 81 (12.48%) Network Design
3 55 (8.47%) Network Management
4 43 (6.63%) Network Monitoring
5 41 (6.32%) Load Balancing
6 40 (6.16%) Network Architecture
7 34 (5.24%) Change Management
7 34 (5.24%) Information Security
8 29 (4.47%) DevOps
9 28 (4.31%) Configuration Management
10 25 (3.85%) Project Management
11 24 (3.70%) SIEM
12 23 (3.54%) High Availability
13 22 (3.39%) Customer Requirements
14 21 (3.24%) Patch Management
15 20 (3.08%) Change Control
16 18 (2.77%) Open Source
16 18 (2.77%) Programme Management
16 18 (2.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 26 (4.01%) SQL
2 23 (3.54%) Bash Shell
3 22 (3.39%) Python
4 21 (3.24%) PowerShell
5 10 (1.54%) Perl
6 8 (1.23%) C
7 5 (0.77%) Java
8 4 (0.62%) PHP
9 3 (0.46%) C-shell
9 3 (0.46%) Korn
10 2 (0.31%) Ruby
11 1 (0.15%) C++
11 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 217 (33.44%) Cisco Certification
1 217 (33.44%) Security Cleared
2 137 (21.11%) SC Cleared
3 130 (20.03%) CCNP
4 101 (15.56%) CCNA
5 82 (12.63%) DV Cleared
6 73 (11.25%) CCIE
7 35 (5.39%) JNCIA
8 32 (4.93%) JNCIP
8 32 (4.93%) JNCIS
9 29 (4.47%) CCSE
10 26 (4.01%) JNCIE
11 23 (3.54%) MCSE
11 23 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (3.24%) CCSA
13 19 (2.93%) CCDP
13 19 (2.93%) Degree
14 17 (2.62%) CISSP
15 16 (2.47%) MCP
16 13 (2.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.93%) SLA
2 21 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.92%) GDPR
5 3 (0.46%) COBIT
5 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.15%) GCP
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 68 (10.48%) Active Directory
2 43 (6.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (5.08%) Hyper-V
4 21 (3.24%) ProxySG
5 19 (2.93%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (2.00%) vSphere
7 12 (1.85%) Samba
8 10 (1.54%) NFS
9 9 (1.39%) DFS Replication
10 8 (1.23%) VMware NSX
10 8 (1.23%) XenApp
11 6 (0.92%) Sendmail
12 4 (0.62%) Docker
12 4 (0.62%) Firmware
13 3 (0.46%) XenServer
14 2 (0.31%) iptables
14 2 (0.31%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.15%) Openswan
15 1 (0.15%) PowerDNS
15 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (4.16%) SCCM
2 21 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (3.08%) FortiGate
4 17 (2.62%) Puppet
5 14 (2.16%) SCOM
5 14 (2.16%) WMI
6 11 (1.69%) Ansible
6 11 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
6 11 (1.69%) QRadar
7 10 (1.54%) Nagios
8 9 (1.39%) vCenter Server
9 8 (1.23%) WhatsUp Gold
10 7 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
11 6 (0.92%) Terraform
12 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 5 (0.77%) Nexpose
13 4 (0.62%) Cacti
14 3 (0.46%) Nessus
14 3 (0.46%) ServiceCenter
14 3 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 473 (72.88%) Cisco
2 157 (24.19%) CheckPoint
3 115 (17.72%) F5
4 110 (16.95%) Palo Alto
5 108 (16.64%) VMware
6 70 (10.79%) Citrix
7 67 (10.32%) HP
8 63 (9.71%) Microsoft
9 60 (9.24%) SolarWinds
10 58 (8.94%) Fortinet
11 57 (8.78%) Blue Coat
12 42 (6.47%) McAfee
13 31 (4.78%) Red Hat
14 26 (4.01%) Forcepoint
15 23 (3.54%) Aruba
15 23 (3.54%) NetApp
16 22 (3.39%) BT
16 22 (3.39%) Mitel
17 21 (3.24%) Splunk
18 20 (3.08%) Symantec