Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 345 256 275
Rank change year-on-year -89 +19 -26
Contract jobs citing Juniper 651 1010 938
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.69% 1.03% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 1.62% 2.28% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 582 544
England median daily rate £409 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.91% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £241
90th Percentile £538 £560 £502
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 42
England median hourly rate £43.00 £46.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +17.95% +41.82%
10th Percentile £26.35 £18.75 £20.41
90th Percentile £51.50 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £42.25 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -6.11% +15.38% +41.82%

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 40199 44295 45544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 45.13% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25195 27380 27387
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1568 1947
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% -5.71% +6.06%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -144 235 £410 -8.89% 21
South East -18 197 £450 +12.50% 19
North of England +87 85 £400 +6.67% 10
North West +52 61 £380 +1.33% 8
Midlands -43 54 £400 - 5
West Midlands -34 46 £416 +4.06% 3
South West -11 43 £353 -2.76% 2
East of England -50 39 £375 +3.45% 3
Yorkshire +23 20 £475 +18.75% 2
East Midlands +5 8 £400 -3.03% 2
North East +63 4 £334 -7.93%
Juniper
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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.

1 470 (72.20%) Cisco
2 364 (55.91%) Firewall
3 219 (33.64%) Cisco Certification
4 202 (31.03%) LAN
5 201 (30.88%) WAN
6 199 (30.57%) Security Cleared
7 173 (26.57%) VPN
8 165 (25.35%) CheckPoint
9 149 (22.89%) Windows
10 148 (22.73%) CCNP
11 140 (21.51%) F5
12 139 (21.35%) Network Security
13 122 (18.74%) SC Cleared
14 121 (18.59%) DNS
14 121 (18.59%) Palo Alto
15 120 (18.43%) Linux
15 120 (18.43%) VMware
16 118 (18.13%) Cisco ASA
17 110 (16.90%) MPLS
18 102 (15.67%) BGP
19 97 (14.90%) TCP/IP
20 94 (14.44%) Data Centre
21 90 (13.82%) Wireless
21 90 (13.82%) Migration
21 90 (13.82%) Network Design
22 87 (13.36%) ITIL
23 86 (13.21%) CCNA
24 82 (12.60%) OSPF
25 79 (12.14%) CCIE
26 77 (11.83%) Citrix

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 27 (4.15%) MS Exchange
2 18 (2.76%) IIS
3 13 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.00%) Skype for Business
4 10 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (1.38%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.77%) WordPress
7 4 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.61%) Drupal
7 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.61%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.31%) CMS
8 2 (0.31%) SAS
9 1 (0.15%) Confluence
9 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 64 (9.83%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (3.99%) Office 365
4 6 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (0.92%) Mimecast
5 5 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (0.61%) IaaS
6 4 (0.61%) SaaS
7 3 (0.46%) Akamai
7 3 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.46%) GitHub
7 3 (0.46%) PaaS
8 2 (0.31%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 364 (55.91%) Firewall
2 202 (31.03%) LAN
3 201 (30.88%) WAN
4 173 (26.57%) VPN
5 139 (21.35%) Network Security
6 121 (18.59%) DNS
7 118 (18.13%) Cisco ASA
8 110 (16.90%) MPLS
9 102 (15.67%) BGP
10 97 (14.90%) TCP/IP
11 90 (13.82%) Wireless
12 82 (12.60%) OSPF
13 75 (11.52%) DHCP
14 59 (9.06%) Cisco Nexus
14 59 (9.06%) SAN
14 59 (9.06%) VLAN
15 57 (8.76%) Junos
16 56 (8.60%) Ethernet
17 48 (7.37%) VoIP
18 45 (6.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (4.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (0.77%) MongoDB
3 5 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.15%) Big Data
6 1 (0.15%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.08%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.61%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.15%) JIRA
4 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.15%) Subversion
General
1 62 (9.52%) Finance
2 53 (8.14%) Telecoms
3 17 (2.61%) Banking
4 10 (1.54%) Retail
5 9 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.08%) Marketing
7 5 (0.77%) Back Office
7 5 (0.77%) Legal
7 5 (0.77%) Local Government
8 4 (0.61%) Advertising
8 4 (0.61%) Electronics
8 4 (0.61%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.31%) Law
9 2 (0.31%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.15%) Billing
10 1 (0.15%) Games
10 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 273 (41.94%) Network Engineer
2 90 (13.82%) Architect
3 66 (10.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 59 (9.06%) Security Engineer
5 56 (8.60%) Juniper Engineer
6 53 (8.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 53 (8.14%) Network Architect
7 49 (7.53%) Network Security Engineer
8 39 (5.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 37 (5.68%) Consultant
9 37 (5.68%) Support Engineer
10 35 (5.38%) Analyst
11 32 (4.92%) Senior Network Engineer
12 28 (4.30%) Firewall Engineer
12 28 (4.30%) Network Support
13 25 (3.84%) Network Support Engineer
14 24 (3.69%) Design Engineer
15 23 (3.53%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
16 22 (3.38%) Security Specialist
17 20 (3.07%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.76%) 802.1X
2 8 (1.23%) Web Services
3 4 (0.61%) .NET
3 4 (0.61%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (0.61%) RESTful
3 4 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (0.46%) LAMP
4 3 (0.46%) Mojolicious
4 3 (0.46%) Node.js
5 2 (0.31%) Rendezvous
5 2 (0.31%) RFC 2544
6 1 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 94 (14.44%) Data Centre
2 31 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.61%) PKI
4 19 (2.92%) Replication
5 17 (2.61%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.00%) Clustering
7 10 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.23%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (0.77%) Handset
11 4 (0.61%) CMDB
11 4 (0.61%) Fintech
11 4 (0.61%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.46%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.46%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (0.46%) FMCG
13 2 (0.31%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.31%) e-Health
13 2 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 149 (22.89%) Windows
2 120 (18.43%) Linux
3 74 (11.37%) Windows Server
4 40 (6.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (3.99%) CentOS
8 24 (3.69%) Unix
9 23 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (1.23%) SUSE
11 7 (1.08%) Debian
12 6 (0.92%) Solaris
13 4 (0.61%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.61%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.61%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.46%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.31%) Android
15 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (13.82%) Migration
1 90 (13.82%) Network Design
2 87 (13.36%) ITIL
3 61 (9.37%) Network Management
4 42 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 38 (5.84%) Network Monitoring
6 34 (5.22%) Change Management
7 31 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 30 (4.61%) DevOps
8 30 (4.61%) Information Security
9 28 (4.30%) SIEM
10 27 (4.15%) Service Management
11 26 (3.99%) Change Control
12 24 (3.69%) Customer Requirements
13 23 (3.53%) High Availability
14 21 (3.23%) Programme Management
15 20 (3.07%) Network Architecture
15 20 (3.07%) Project Management
16 19 (2.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 18 (2.76%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (4.92%) SQL
2 24 (3.69%) Python
3 20 (3.07%) Bash Shell
4 19 (2.92%) PowerShell
5 15 (2.30%) Perl
6 7 (1.08%) C
6 7 (1.08%) PHP
7 6 (0.92%) Java
8 5 (0.77%) C-shell
8 5 (0.77%) Korn
9 3 (0.46%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.15%) C++
10 1 (0.15%) Ruby
10 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 219 (33.64%) Cisco Certification
2 199 (30.57%) Security Cleared
3 148 (22.73%) CCNP
4 122 (18.74%) SC Cleared
5 86 (13.21%) CCNA
6 79 (12.14%) CCIE
7 74 (11.37%) DV Cleared
8 48 (7.37%) JNCIA
9 44 (6.76%) JNCIS
10 43 (6.61%) CCSE
11 38 (5.84%) JNCIP
12 37 (5.68%) JNCIE
13 30 (4.61%) CCSA
14 29 (4.45%) Degree
15 21 (3.23%) CCDP
16 17 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (2.00%) CCIP
17 13 (2.00%) MCSE
18 10 (1.54%) CISSP
19 9 (1.38%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.53%) SLA
2 21 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.92%) GDPR
5 4 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (0.46%) COBIT
7 2 (0.31%) GPG13
8 1 (0.15%) GCP
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.15%) PMO
8 1 (0.15%) QA
System Software
1 71 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 48 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (5.84%) Hyper-V
4 30 (4.61%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (3.84%) ProxySG
6 11 (1.69%) NFS
6 11 (1.69%) XenApp
7 10 (1.54%) Samba
8 9 (1.38%) vSphere
9 6 (0.92%) Sendmail
10 5 (0.77%) Docker
10 5 (0.77%) Firmware
10 5 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.61%) DFS Replication
11 4 (0.61%) VMware NSX
12 3 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.46%) Openswan
12 3 (0.46%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.31%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 35 (5.38%) FortiGate
2 29 (4.45%) SCCM
3 24 (3.69%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (3.07%) Puppet
4 20 (3.07%) SCOM
5 17 (2.61%) Ansible
6 12 (1.84%) Nagios
7 10 (1.54%) WMI
8 9 (1.38%) QRadar
9 8 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (0.92%) HP Data Protector
10 6 (0.92%) Nexpose
11 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (0.77%) SCOrch
11 5 (0.77%) SCSM
11 5 (0.77%) vMotion
12 4 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
12 4 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
12 4 (0.61%) Icinga
12 4 (0.61%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 470 (72.20%) Cisco
2 165 (25.35%) CheckPoint
3 140 (21.51%) F5
4 121 (18.59%) Palo Alto
5 120 (18.43%) VMware
6 77 (11.83%) Citrix
7 70 (10.75%) Blue Coat
8 68 (10.45%) HP
9 64 (9.83%) Microsoft
10 57 (8.76%) Fortinet
11 52 (7.99%) SolarWinds
12 39 (5.99%) McAfee
13 38 (5.84%) Red Hat
14 31 (4.76%) Aruba
15 27 (4.15%) Riverbed
16 25 (3.84%) Mitel
17 24 (3.69%) Forcepoint
18 23 (3.53%) Barracuda Networks
19 21 (3.23%) Brocade
20 20 (3.07%) BT