Period
to 12 June 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 12 June 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 392 348 407
Rank change year-on-year -44 +59 +4
Contract jobs citing Juniper 98 66 192
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.36% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.94% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 42 126
10th Percentile £287 £266 £300
25th Percentile £310 £366 £382
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £463 £450
Median % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% -
75th Percentile £500 £540 £538
90th Percentile £538 £580 £638
England median daily rate £410 £488 £425
% change year-on-year -15.90% +14.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
10th Percentile £47.25 £44.66 £28.50
25th Percentile £48.28 £46.13 £29.25
Median hourly rate £50.00 £47.83 £33.50
Median % change year-on-year +4.54% +42.78% -25.83%
75th Percentile £64.50 £49.06 £47.30
90th Percentile £71.55 £50.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £39.75 £34.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +16.91% +13.33% -35.83%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 9,839 7,043 15,825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.53% 38.59% 39.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,580 4,833 10,615
10th Percentile £338 £276 £300
25th Percentile £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £625 £601 £600
90th Percentile £713 £713 £675
England median daily rate £491 £468 £465
% change year-on-year +4.91% +0.65% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 98 235
10th Percentile £13.63 £12.50 £12.60
25th Percentile £18.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% +19.05% -2.33%
75th Percentile £50.25 £37.21 £34.00
90th Percentile £67.62 £48.23 £47.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.85 £18.70
% change year-on-year +6.10% +0.80% +6.86%

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Juniper as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in London

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Juniper in London.

Daily rate trend for Juniper in London

Juniper
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Juniper in London over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Juniper in London

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Juniper in London.

Hourly rate trend for Juniper in London

Juniper
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Juniper in London over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Juniper in London

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the London region over the 6 months to 12 June 2021. 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
Central London -2 12 £436 -3.19% 4
South London +22 4 - - 1
East London +3 1 £638 +53.61% 1
West London - 1 £175 - 1
North London - 1 £405 -
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 72 (73.47%) Cisco
2 47 (47.96%) Firewall
3 29 (29.59%) VPN
4 27 (27.55%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (26.53%) F5
6 24 (24.49%) WAN
6 24 (24.49%) LAN
6 24 (24.49%) Linux
7 23 (23.47%) TCP/IP
7 23 (23.47%) BGP
7 23 (23.47%) Network Security
8 22 (22.45%) Data Centre
9 21 (21.43%) MPLS
9 21 (21.43%) VMware
10 20 (20.41%) OSPF
10 20 (20.41%) Fortinet
11 18 (18.37%) Palo Alto
12 17 (17.35%) Red Hat
12 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (17.35%) Finance
13 16 (16.33%) CCNP
13 16 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (14.29%) HP
14 14 (14.29%) Wireless
15 13 (13.27%) Telecoms
15 13 (13.27%) DNS
15 13 (13.27%) Azure
16 12 (12.24%) AWS
16 12 (12.24%) Network Management

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 8 (8.16%) Confluence
2 7 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.08%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.02%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.27%) Azure
2 12 (12.24%) AWS
3 8 (8.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 7 (7.14%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 3 (3.06%) Akamai
6 2 (2.04%) GCP
7 1 (1.02%) GitHub
7 1 (1.02%) IaaS
7 1 (1.02%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 47 (47.96%) Firewall
2 29 (29.59%) VPN
3 24 (24.49%) LAN
3 24 (24.49%) WAN
4 23 (23.47%) BGP
4 23 (23.47%) Network Security
4 23 (23.47%) TCP/IP
5 21 (21.43%) MPLS
6 20 (20.41%) OSPF
7 14 (14.29%) Wireless
8 13 (13.27%) DNS
9 12 (12.24%) DWDM
9 12 (12.24%) SAN
9 12 (12.24%) SSL
10 9 (9.18%) EIGRP
10 9 (9.18%) HSRP
11 8 (8.16%) DHCP
11 8 (8.16%) RIP
12 7 (7.14%) Internet
13 6 (6.12%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) JIRA
2 2 (2.04%) eggPlant
2 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.02%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (17.35%) Finance
2 13 (13.27%) Telecoms
3 12 (12.24%) Social Skills
4 10 (10.20%) Banking
5 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.08%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.06%) Advertising
8 2 (2.04%) Documentation Skills
8 2 (2.04%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (1.02%) Local Government
9 1 (1.02%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 36 (36.73%) Network Engineer
2 10 (10.20%) Architect
3 9 (9.18%) Juniper Engineer
3 9 (9.18%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (7.14%) Consultant
5 7 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) Designer
7 5 (5.10%) Citrix Architect
7 5 (5.10%) Network Designer
7 5 (5.10%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Telecoms Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) VMware Architect
7 5 (5.10%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) WebSphere Architect
8 4 (4.08%) Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.14%) Express
1 7 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (4.08%) Web Services
3 2 (2.04%) JSON
3 2 (2.04%) Spine.js
3 2 (2.04%) XML
3 2 (2.04%) YAML
4 1 (1.02%) Kafka
4 1 (1.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.45%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.10%) CESG
3 3 (3.06%) Fibre Optics
4 2 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.04%) Derivative
4 2 (2.04%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.04%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.02%) Clustering
5 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.02%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.49%) Linux
2 12 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (9.18%) Windows
4 6 (6.12%) Unix
5 3 (3.06%) SUSE
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.02%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (12.24%) Network Management
3 11 (11.22%) Load Balancing
3 11 (11.22%) Service Delivery
4 10 (10.20%) Network Design
5 9 (9.18%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (9.18%) Scrum
5 9 (9.18%) TOGAF
6 8 (8.16%) Kanban
6 8 (8.16%) Migration
7 7 (7.14%) Change Management
7 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.14%) Project Delivery
7 7 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.14%) Technical Leadership
8 6 (6.12%) DevOps
8 6 (6.12%) Network Architecture
8 6 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (5.10%) Identity Access Management
9 5 (5.10%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.22%) Python
2 5 (5.10%) SQL
3 2 (2.04%) Java
3 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.02%) C
4 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (27.55%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (16.33%) CCNP
3 12 (12.24%) JNCIP
4 10 (10.20%) CCNA
4 10 (10.20%) Degree
4 10 (10.20%) JNCIS
5 8 (8.16%) RHCA
5 8 (8.16%) TOGAF Certification
6 7 (7.14%) JNCIA
7 6 (6.12%) Master's Degree
8 5 (5.10%) CCIE
9 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.06%) CCDA
10 3 (3.06%) CCSP
10 3 (3.06%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (3.06%) HND
10 3 (3.06%) ISEB
10 3 (3.06%) ISTQB
11 2 (2.04%) CISSP
11 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) SLA
2 6 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.04%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 16 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (9.18%) vSphere
4 6 (6.12%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.08%) Docker
6 2 (2.04%) KVM
6 2 (2.04%) LXC
7 1 (1.02%) Ceph
7 1 (1.02%) NFS
7 1 (1.02%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.02%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.02%) vCloud
7 1 (1.02%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (10.20%) FortiGate
2 8 (8.16%) HP NNM
2 8 (8.16%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.06%) Ansible
3 3 (3.06%) Puppet
3 3 (3.06%) WSUS
4 2 (2.04%) Cloudify
4 2 (2.04%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (2.04%) Grafana
4 2 (2.04%) Juju
4 2 (2.04%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.02%) Salt
5 1 (1.02%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 72 (73.47%) Cisco
2 26 (26.53%) F5
3 21 (21.43%) VMware
4 20 (20.41%) Fortinet
5 18 (18.37%) Palo Alto
6 17 (17.35%) Red Hat
7 14 (14.29%) HP
8 11 (11.22%) Arista
9 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
10 9 (9.18%) Blue Coat
10 9 (9.18%) Dell
11 8 (8.16%) ADVA
11 8 (8.16%) CheckPoint
11 8 (8.16%) Citrix
11 8 (8.16%) IBM
11 8 (8.16%) Radware
12 6 (6.12%) Symantec
13 5 (5.10%) Brocade
13 5 (5.10%) NetScout
14 4 (4.08%) Infoblox