Period
to 27 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 May 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
England > South East
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 150 146
Rank change year-on-year -44 -4 +12
Contract jobs citing Juniper 192 234 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.15% 1.51% 1.63%
As % of the Vendors category 2.46% 3.10% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 150 140
South East median daily rate £431 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.49% +13.57% -11.39%
10th Percentile £278 £275 £209
90th Percentile £581 £525 £538
England median daily rate £425 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.12% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 9
South East median hourly rate £47.83 £43.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.23% - +16.22%
10th Percentile £40.12 £41.78 £36.45
90th Percentile £55.00 £48.13 £47.83
England median hourly rate £46.50 £48.25 £28.75
% change year-on-year -3.63% +67.83% -4.17%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,819 7,558 8,733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.75% 48.91% 48.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,495 4,236 5,147
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £253 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £544
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 361 432
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.71% +1.63%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.43 £47.50 £51.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Juniper as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in the South East

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in the South East

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in the South East over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in the South East

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in the South East

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Hampshire -14 75 £300 -28.99% 12
Thames Valley -54 72 £450 +28.02% 27
Berkshire -19 42 £475 +26.67% 22
Buckinghamshire -13 24 £420 +19.74% 2
Surrey -40 19 £450 -10.00% 12
West Sussex +7 11 £440 +31.34%
East Sussex +7 10 £325 -7.14% 1
Oxfordshire -26 6 £500 +29.03% 3
Middlesex -3 2 £538 +7.50%
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 163 (84.90%) Cisco
2 115 (59.90%) Firewall
3 102 (53.13%) Security Cleared
4 79 (41.15%) WAN
5 72 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 68 (35.42%) LAN
7 66 (34.38%) VPN
8 62 (32.29%) BGP
9 58 (30.21%) Cisco ASA
10 57 (29.69%) SC Cleared
10 57 (29.69%) OSPF
11 54 (28.13%) DV Cleared
12 48 (25.00%) DNS
13 47 (24.48%) CCNP
14 41 (21.35%) Network Security
14 41 (21.35%) Wireless
15 40 (20.83%) CheckPoint
15 40 (20.83%) F5
16 38 (19.79%) Palo Alto
16 38 (19.79%) VLAN
17 37 (19.27%) VMware
18 36 (18.75%) Data Centre
19 35 (18.23%) IPsec
20 33 (17.19%) SolarWinds
21 32 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
22 30 (15.63%) Migration
23 29 (15.10%) Cisco Nexus
24 28 (14.58%) ITIL
25 27 (14.06%) TCP/IP
26 26 (13.54%) Active Directory

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (2.60%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.56%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.56%) Office 365
4 1 (0.52%) IaaS
4 1 (0.52%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (59.90%) Firewall
2 79 (41.15%) WAN
3 68 (35.42%) LAN
4 66 (34.38%) VPN
5 62 (32.29%) BGP
6 58 (30.21%) Cisco ASA
7 57 (29.69%) OSPF
8 48 (25.00%) DNS
9 41 (21.35%) Network Security
9 41 (21.35%) Wireless
10 38 (19.79%) VLAN
11 35 (18.23%) IPsec
12 29 (15.10%) Cisco Nexus
13 27 (14.06%) TCP/IP
14 26 (13.54%) MPLS
15 24 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
16 22 (11.46%) DHCP
17 20 (10.42%) Cisco IOS
18 18 (9.38%) Ethernet
18 18 (9.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.52%) LoadUI
2 1 (0.52%) Phabricator
2 1 (0.52%) Robot Framework
2 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (8.33%) Finance
2 9 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.08%) Retail
4 2 (1.04%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Military
5 1 (0.52%) Publishing
5 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 73 (38.02%) Network Engineer
2 55 (28.65%) Architect
3 45 (23.44%) Network Architect
4 15 (7.81%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 14 (7.29%) Analyst
5 14 (7.29%) Security Engineer
6 13 (6.77%) Juniper Engineer
6 13 (6.77%) Network Security Engineer
7 9 (4.69%) Consultant
7 9 (4.69%) Network Analyst
7 9 (4.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) Security Analyst
8 8 (4.17%) Team Leader
9 7 (3.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) Network Design Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) Network Security Analyst
9 7 (3.65%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (3.13%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 6 (3.13%) Firewall Engineer
10 6 (3.13%) Juniper Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.08%) 802.1X
1 4 (2.08%) Web Services
2 2 (1.04%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.65%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.13%) CMDB
5 5 (2.60%) e-Health
5 5 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.04%) PKI
8 1 (0.52%) Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) Fintech
8 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.52%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.38%) Windows
2 12 (6.25%) Linux
3 9 (4.69%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.60%) Check Point GAiA
4 5 (2.60%) Unix
4 5 (2.60%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.08%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.63%) Migration
2 28 (14.58%) ITIL
3 17 (8.85%) Change Management
3 17 (8.85%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (8.85%) Network Virtualisation
4 15 (7.81%) Network Design
5 14 (7.29%) Network Management
5 14 (7.29%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (6.77%) Project Management
7 12 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 12 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 11 (5.73%) Virtual Environments
9 9 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (4.69%) Service Delivery
10 8 (4.17%) DevOps
11 7 (3.65%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (3.65%) ITIL V3
11 7 (3.65%) Mentoring
11 7 (3.65%) Network Architecture
11 7 (3.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.65%) Python
2 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.04%) C
2 2 (1.04%) SQL
3 1 (0.52%) Perl
3 1 (0.52%) PHP
3 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.52%) VB
3 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 102 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 72 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (29.69%) SC Cleared
4 54 (28.13%) DV Cleared
5 47 (24.48%) CCNP
6 26 (13.54%) CCNA
7 25 (13.02%) CCDP
7 25 (13.02%) JNCIS
8 12 (6.25%) Degree
9 11 (5.73%) CCIE
10 10 (5.21%) JNCIA
11 6 (3.13%) JNCIE
12 4 (2.08%) CCENT
12 4 (2.08%) CCSA
12 4 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (2.08%) JNCIP
12 4 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.56%) CCDA
13 3 (1.56%) CCIP
13 3 (1.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.17%) SLA
2 4 (2.08%) PMO
3 3 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.56%) RMADS
4 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.52%) GDPR
5 1 (0.52%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (13.54%) Active Directory
3 17 (8.85%) VMware NSX
4 6 (3.13%) ProxySG
5 5 (2.60%) Snort
6 4 (2.08%) Firmware
6 4 (2.08%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.17%) FortiGate
2 5 (2.60%) SCOM
2 5 (2.60%) WhatsUp Gold
3 4 (2.08%) Cacti
3 4 (2.08%) Nagios
4 3 (1.56%) RSA enVision
5 2 (1.04%) Ansible
5 2 (1.04%) OVSD
5 2 (1.04%) QRadar
5 2 (1.04%) SCCM
5 2 (1.04%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.04%) WMI
6 1 (0.52%) Endace
6 1 (0.52%) Nessus
6 1 (0.52%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 163 (84.90%) Cisco
2 40 (20.83%) CheckPoint
2 40 (20.83%) F5
3 38 (19.79%) Palo Alto
4 37 (19.27%) VMware
5 33 (17.19%) SolarWinds
6 20 (10.42%) Brocade
7 18 (9.38%) Blue Coat
8 17 (8.85%) Aruba
9 11 (5.73%) HP
9 11 (5.73%) Microsoft
10 10 (5.21%) Qualys
11 9 (4.69%) Citrix
11 9 (4.69%) Extreme Networks
12 7 (3.65%) McAfee
13 6 (3.13%) Thales
14 5 (2.60%) Barracuda Networks
14 5 (2.60%) Dell
14 5 (2.60%) IronPort
15 4 (2.08%) Fujitsu