Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 167 193
Rank change year-on-year -8 +26 -31
Contract jobs citing Juniper 197 225 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.19% 1.35% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 2.47% 2.80% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 118 137
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £255 £263 £263
90th Percentile £552 £488 £493
England median daily rate £408 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -1.21% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 19
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £36.08 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.20% -19.83% +55.41%
10th Percentile £31.88 £26.02 £38.50
90th Percentile £46.50 £45.67 £47.83
England median hourly rate £43.00 £46.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -6.52% +17.95% +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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7989 8029 9268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.17% 48.31% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4596 4624 5179
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £556 £535
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 337 402 433
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.26% -14.32% +17.61%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.98 £44.75
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

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

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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

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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 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in the South East

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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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Juniper in the South East

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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 19 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
Thames Valley -20 82 £425 +6.25% 14
Hampshire +2 66 £432 +1.53% 3
Berkshire -8 52 £438 +12.90% 10
Surrey -7 33 £500 +29.03% 2
Oxfordshire +14 17 £390 -17.89% 2
Buckinghamshire -40 8 £400 +33.33% 2
M4 Corridor - 6 - -
Kent -11 5 £525 +156.10%
Middlesex +8 2 £340 -15.00%
West Sussex -12 1 - -
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 132 (67.01%) Cisco
2 108 (54.82%) Firewall
3 86 (43.65%) Security Cleared
4 59 (29.95%) WAN
5 54 (27.41%) CheckPoint
6 50 (25.38%) Cisco Certification
7 49 (24.87%) SC Cleared
8 48 (24.37%) LAN
9 44 (22.34%) Migration
10 41 (20.81%) VPN
11 40 (20.30%) Network Security
12 39 (19.80%) DNS
13 36 (18.27%) CCNP
13 36 (18.27%) TCP/IP
14 35 (17.77%) BGP
15 34 (17.26%) Palo Alto
16 33 (16.75%) DV Cleared
17 31 (15.74%) Data Centre
17 31 (15.74%) ITIL
18 30 (15.23%) Network Design
18 30 (15.23%) F5
19 29 (14.72%) Linux
20 26 (13.20%) Citrix
20 26 (13.20%) OSPF
20 26 (13.20%) Telecoms
20 26 (13.20%) Cisco ASA
21 24 (12.18%) Windows
21 24 (12.18%) Blue Coat
22 23 (11.68%) MPLS
23 22 (11.17%) Wireless

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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 6 (3.05%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.03%) Skype for Business
2 4 (2.03%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.52%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.02%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.05%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (1.52%) GitHub
4 1 (0.51%) IaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Office 365
4 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (54.82%) Firewall
2 59 (29.95%) WAN
3 48 (24.37%) LAN
4 41 (20.81%) VPN
5 40 (20.30%) Network Security
6 39 (19.80%) DNS
7 36 (18.27%) TCP/IP
8 35 (17.77%) BGP
9 26 (13.20%) Cisco ASA
9 26 (13.20%) OSPF
10 23 (11.68%) MPLS
11 22 (11.17%) Wireless
12 18 (9.14%) IPsec
13 16 (8.12%) DHCP
13 16 (8.12%) NetScaler
14 15 (7.61%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (7.11%) HTTP
15 14 (7.11%) Junos
16 13 (6.60%) BIG-IP
16 13 (6.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (13.20%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.57%) Finance
3 1 (0.51%) Advertising
3 1 (0.51%) Banking
3 1 (0.51%) Billing
3 1 (0.51%) Law
3 1 (0.51%) Legal
3 1 (0.51%) Local Government
3 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (38.07%) Network Engineer
2 41 (20.81%) Architect
3 18 (9.14%) Network Architect
4 13 (6.60%) Cisco Engineer
4 13 (6.60%) Juniper Engineer
4 13 (6.60%) Network Security Engineer
4 13 (6.60%) Security Engineer
5 12 (6.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (6.09%) Consultant
6 10 (5.08%) Migration Engineer
6 10 (5.08%) Security Specialist
7 9 (4.57%) Analyst
8 8 (4.06%) Domain Architect
8 8 (4.06%) Network Security Specialist
8 8 (4.06%) Network Specialist
8 8 (4.06%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (3.55%) Check Point Consultant
9 7 (3.55%) Data Centre Engineer
9 7 (3.55%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
9 7 (3.55%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.03%) IBM Integration Bus
1 4 (2.03%) RESTful
1 4 (2.03%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (1.52%) Mojolicious
2 3 (1.52%) Node.js
2 3 (1.52%) Web Services
3 2 (1.02%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.74%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.58%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.55%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.03%) CMDB
5 4 (2.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.02%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.02%) e-Health
7 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.51%) Handset
7 1 (0.51%) PKI
7 1 (0.51%) PMI
7 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.72%) Linux
2 24 (12.18%) Windows
3 7 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.05%) Solaris
5 4 (2.03%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.03%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.03%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.52%) Unix
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.02%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.51%) SUSE
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.34%) Migration
2 31 (15.74%) ITIL
3 30 (15.23%) Network Design
4 16 (8.12%) Configuration Management
4 16 (8.12%) Service Management
5 12 (6.09%) System Testing
6 10 (5.08%) Network Planning
7 9 (4.57%) Load Balancing
7 9 (4.57%) Network Architecture
7 9 (4.57%) Problem Management
8 8 (4.06%) Boundary Protection
8 8 (4.06%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (4.06%) Information Security
8 8 (4.06%) ITSM
8 8 (4.06%) Programme Management
8 8 (4.06%) Security Architecture
9 7 (3.55%) Change Control
9 7 (3.55%) Network Management
10 6 (3.05%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (3.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.14%) Python
2 10 (5.08%) Perl
3 5 (2.54%) Bash Shell
3 5 (2.54%) C-shell
3 5 (2.54%) Korn
4 4 (2.03%) C
5 3 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.52%) PHP
5 3 (1.52%) SQL
6 2 (1.02%) Java
7 1 (0.51%) C++
7 1 (0.51%) Ruby
7 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 86 (43.65%) Security Cleared
2 50 (25.38%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (24.87%) SC Cleared
4 36 (18.27%) CCNP
5 33 (16.75%) DV Cleared
6 20 (10.15%) JNCIA
7 19 (9.64%) CCNA
8 16 (8.12%) CCIE
9 15 (7.61%) CCSE
10 14 (7.11%) JNCIE
11 13 (6.60%) CCSA
12 12 (6.09%) Degree
13 11 (5.58%) CCDP
13 11 (5.58%) JNCIS
14 10 (5.08%) CCIP
15 9 (4.57%) Computer Science Degree
16 7 (3.55%) HP ASE
16 7 (3.55%) HP MASE
17 6 (3.05%) JNCIP
18 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.06%) SLA
3 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (1.02%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.51%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (7.11%) ProxySG
2 10 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.05%) Sendmail
5 4 (2.03%) Docker
5 4 (2.03%) Firmware
5 4 (2.03%) NFS
6 3 (1.52%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.52%) Openswan
7 2 (1.02%) pfSense
8 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.51%) XenApp
8 1 (0.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (9.64%) FortiGate
2 8 (4.06%) QRadar
3 7 (3.55%) Ansible
4 6 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.05%) Puppet
5 4 (2.03%) Icinga
6 3 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (1.52%) SCCM
6 3 (1.52%) SCOM
7 2 (1.02%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.02%) DameWare
7 2 (1.02%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (1.02%) Nagios
7 2 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.02%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 132 (67.01%) Cisco
2 54 (27.41%) CheckPoint
3 34 (17.26%) Palo Alto
4 30 (15.23%) F5
5 26 (13.20%) Citrix
6 24 (12.18%) Blue Coat
7 17 (8.63%) Fortinet
7 17 (8.63%) HP
8 16 (8.12%) Riverbed
9 13 (6.60%) VMware
10 11 (5.58%) Aruba
10 11 (5.58%) Microsoft
11 10 (5.08%) SolarWinds
12 9 (4.57%) Dell
12 9 (4.57%) Forcepoint
12 9 (4.57%) McAfee
13 8 (4.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 8 (4.06%) Barracuda Networks
13 8 (4.06%) BT
14 7 (3.55%) Red Hat