Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 2019 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
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 353 426 411
Rank change year-on-year +73 -15 -125
Contract jobs citing Juniper 193 215 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.56% 0.46% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 1.15% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 145 152
London median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.52% -10.50%
10th Percentile £309 £315 £263
90th Percentile £545 £583 £556
England median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 5
London median hourly rate £47.50 £44.18 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.51% -11.64% -
10th Percentile £40.32 £37.89 £26.35
90th Percentile £50.00 £60.00 £55.50
England median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +4.44% +8.43% -9.78%

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 13,968 18,768 19,232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.84% 40.11% 40.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,530 12,746 13,111
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £278 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 310 301
London median hourly rate £20.67 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.76% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.70 £47.12 £47.83
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +2.94%

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in London

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in London over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in London

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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 7 December 2019. 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 +37 42 £450 - 26
South London +48 11 £370 -17.78% 1
West London +25 5 £344 -25.68% 15
East London +36 1 £300 -36.17% 8
North London - 1 £450 -
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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.

1 150 (77.72%) Cisco
2 118 (61.14%) Firewall
3 86 (44.56%) Cisco Certification
4 73 (37.82%) CCNP
5 66 (34.20%) VPN
6 61 (31.61%) OSPF
7 60 (31.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 59 (30.57%) WAN
9 52 (26.94%) LAN
10 50 (25.91%) F5
11 49 (25.39%) Data Centre
11 49 (25.39%) MPLS
12 48 (24.87%) BGP
13 46 (23.83%) Wireless
14 42 (21.76%) Wireshark
15 39 (20.21%) Migration
16 38 (19.69%) Ethernet
17 36 (18.65%) CCNA
17 36 (18.65%) ITIL
17 36 (18.65%) Change Management
17 36 (18.65%) JNCIP
17 36 (18.65%) Palo Alto
17 36 (18.65%) SolarWinds
18 35 (18.13%) Finance
18 35 (18.13%) CheckPoint
19 34 (17.62%) TCP/IP
19 34 (17.62%) Network Design
20 32 (16.58%) Fortinet
21 31 (16.06%) Windows
22 30 (15.54%) Network Security

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 (4.15%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.55%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.04%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.04%) Commerce Server
3 2 (1.04%) IIS
3 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (3.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.74%) Azure
2 10 (5.18%) AWS
3 7 (3.63%) Office 365
4 4 (2.07%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.55%) PaaS
6 2 (1.04%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 2 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.04%) IaaS
6 2 (1.04%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.04%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.52%) GCP
7 1 (0.52%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.52%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.52%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 118 (61.14%) Firewall
2 66 (34.20%) VPN
3 61 (31.61%) OSPF
4 60 (31.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 59 (30.57%) WAN
6 52 (26.94%) LAN
7 49 (25.39%) MPLS
8 48 (24.87%) BGP
9 46 (23.83%) Wireless
10 42 (21.76%) Wireshark
11 38 (19.69%) Ethernet
12 34 (17.62%) TCP/IP
13 30 (15.54%) Network Security
14 29 (15.03%) Junos
14 29 (15.03%) Multicast
14 29 (15.03%) VXLAN
15 26 (13.47%) Cisco IOS
16 24 (12.44%) Cisco ASA
16 24 (12.44%) EIGRP
17 23 (11.92%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (1.04%) Big Data
2 2 (1.04%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.04%) MySQL
2 2 (1.04%) Power BI
2 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (6.22%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (3.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (18.13%) Finance
2 21 (10.88%) Banking
3 17 (8.81%) Investment Banking
4 15 (7.77%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.70%) Front Office
6 9 (4.66%) Billing
7 7 (3.63%) Games
8 6 (3.11%) Financial Institution
9 5 (2.59%) Public Sector
10 4 (2.07%) Retail
11 2 (1.04%) Advertising
12 1 (0.52%) Legal
12 1 (0.52%) Marketing
12 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 99 (51.30%) Network Engineer
2 25 (12.95%) Juniper Engineer
3 23 (11.92%) Senior Network Engineer
4 19 (9.84%) Administrator
5 16 (8.29%) Network Administrator
6 14 (7.25%) Cisco Engineer
7 13 (6.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 13 (6.74%) Designer
7 13 (6.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (6.22%) Network Designer
9 11 (5.70%) Network Support
10 10 (5.18%) Consultant
10 10 (5.18%) Network Support Engineer
10 10 (5.18%) Support Engineer
11 9 (4.66%) Firewall Engineer
12 6 (3.11%) IP Designer
12 6 (3.11%) Security Engineer
13 5 (2.59%) Deployment Engineer
13 5 (2.59%) IP Network Engineer
13 5 (2.59%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.74%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.07%) JSON
2 4 (2.07%) Web Services
3 2 (1.04%) RESTful
4 1 (0.52%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.39%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.22%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (4.66%) iPhone
4 9 (4.66%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (4.15%) Fibre Optics
5 8 (4.15%) Handset
5 8 (4.15%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.63%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.59%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.55%) Clustering
9 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.52%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.52%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.52%) iPad
10 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.52%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.52%) Tandem
10 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.06%) Windows
2 22 (11.40%) Linux
3 14 (7.25%) Windows Server
4 13 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (6.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (5.70%) Unix
7 8 (4.15%) SUSE
8 6 (3.11%) CentOS
9 5 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.07%) Solaris
10 4 (2.07%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.55%) Check Point GAiA
11 3 (1.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.21%) Migration
2 36 (18.65%) Change Management
2 36 (18.65%) ITIL
3 34 (17.62%) Network Design
4 20 (10.36%) Network Management
5 19 (9.84%) Network Monitoring
6 18 (9.33%) Project Management
7 15 (7.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (5.70%) Load Balancing
8 11 (5.70%) Service Delivery
9 10 (5.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (4.66%) DNA
11 8 (4.15%) Network Architecture
11 8 (4.15%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (4.15%) Service Management
12 7 (3.63%) Collaborative Working
12 7 (3.63%) Configuration Management
12 7 (3.63%) Technical Leadership
13 6 (3.11%) Incident Management
14 5 (2.59%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.33%) Perl
2 17 (8.81%) Python
3 12 (6.22%) SQL
4 7 (3.63%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.07%) C
6 1 (0.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 86 (44.56%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (37.82%) CCNP
3 36 (18.65%) CCNA
3 36 (18.65%) JNCIP
4 29 (15.03%) Security Cleared
5 18 (9.33%) CCIE
5 18 (9.33%) SC Cleared
6 17 (8.81%) DV Cleared
7 13 (6.74%) CCDA
7 13 (6.74%) JNCIE
8 11 (5.70%) JNCIS
9 9 (4.66%) CCDP
10 8 (4.15%) JNCIA
11 5 (2.59%) CCSA
12 3 (1.55%) CCSE
12 3 (1.55%) CCSP
13 2 (1.04%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 2 (1.04%) CCVP
13 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.07%) PMO
2 3 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.04%) COBIT
3 2 (1.04%) QA
3 2 (1.04%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) GDPR
4 1 (0.52%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.52%) NIST
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.74%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.70%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.63%) ProxySG
4 7 (3.63%) VMware NSX
5 6 (3.11%) Docker
6 3 (1.55%) vSphere
7 2 (1.04%) KVM
7 2 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.52%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 27 (13.99%) Nagios
2 19 (9.84%) Puppet
3 13 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (6.22%) Ansible
5 11 (5.70%) FortiGate
6 10 (5.18%) Cacti
7 9 (4.66%) AirWatch
8 8 (4.15%) Cisco Prime
8 8 (4.15%) ZABBIX
9 6 (3.11%) Iperf
9 6 (3.11%) SCCM
10 5 (2.59%) vCenter Server
11 4 (2.07%) Terraform
12 3 (1.55%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (1.55%) PowerCLI
12 3 (1.55%) SCOM
13 2 (1.04%) Cobbler
13 2 (1.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 2 (1.04%) Icinga
13 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 150 (77.72%) Cisco
2 50 (25.91%) F5
3 36 (18.65%) Palo Alto
3 36 (18.65%) SolarWinds
4 35 (18.13%) CheckPoint
5 32 (16.58%) Fortinet
6 26 (13.47%) VMware
7 19 (9.84%) NetScout
8 16 (8.29%) Blue Coat
9 15 (7.77%) Red Hat
10 14 (7.25%) BT
11 13 (6.74%) Dell
11 13 (6.74%) Microsoft
12 12 (6.22%) Aerohive Networks
12 12 (6.22%) Meraki
13 10 (5.18%) Aruba
14 9 (4.66%) Aastra
14 9 (4.66%) Citrix
14 9 (4.66%) Ericsson
14 9 (4.66%) Red Box