Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 187 161
Rank change year-on-year -6 -26 +26
Contract jobs citing Juniper 221 209 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.32% 1.24% 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.85% 2.63% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 102 119
South East median daily rate £410 £441 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.08% +10.31% +9.59%
10th Percentile £256 £270 £288
90th Percentile £538 £549 £525
England median daily rate £415 £401 £402
% change year-on-year +3.62% -0.31% +0.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
South East median hourly rate £42.27 £43.00 £24.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.71% +78.05% -46.33%
10th Percentile £20.00 £30.10 £23.58
90th Percentile £92.20 £43.00 £24.73
England median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £46.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -18.48% +17.95%

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 7,759 7,942 7,876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.22% 47.30% 48.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,493 4,612 4,552
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £240 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £569
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 325 391
South East median hourly rate £16.05 £17.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.96% +15.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.40 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.55 £46.96
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -5.71%

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 16 December 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
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 16 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 December 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
Thames Valley +16 81 £426 +0.29% 30
Hampshire -23 81 £375 -6.60% 15
Berkshire +4 65 £408 -6.86% 21
Surrey -4 42 £413 -17.50% 9
Buckinghamshire +33 12 £450 +12.50% 7
West Sussex -2 12 £525 - 5
Oxfordshire +9 4 £400 +1.27% 2
Middlesex +15 2 £338 -0.74%
East Sussex -12 2 - -
Kent +7 1 £320 -39.05%
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 156 (70.59%) Cisco
2 130 (58.82%) Firewall
3 96 (43.44%) Security Cleared
4 80 (36.20%) CheckPoint
5 74 (33.48%) SC Cleared
6 70 (31.67%) Palo Alto
6 70 (31.67%) Cisco Certification
7 67 (30.32%) LAN
7 67 (30.32%) WAN
8 50 (22.62%) F5
9 49 (22.17%) Network Security
9 49 (22.17%) VPN
10 48 (21.72%) CCNP
10 48 (21.72%) Migration
11 46 (20.81%) TCP/IP
12 45 (20.36%) Blue Coat
13 44 (19.91%) MPLS
14 41 (18.55%) BGP
14 41 (18.55%) Internet
14 41 (18.55%) Cisco ASA
15 40 (18.10%) Linux
16 38 (17.19%) BIG-IP
16 38 (17.19%) VMware
17 35 (15.84%) CCNA
18 33 (14.93%) Wireless
19 32 (14.48%) DNS
20 31 (14.03%) OSPF
20 31 (14.03%) DV Cleared
20 31 (14.03%) Data Centre
21 30 (13.57%) FortiGate

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 8 (3.62%) SharePoint
1 8 (3.62%) Skype for Business
2 6 (2.71%) Apache
2 6 (2.71%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.81%) IIS
3 4 (1.81%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.90%) lighttpd
4 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.90%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.71%) Office 365
4 2 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.90%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 130 (58.82%) Firewall
2 67 (30.32%) LAN
2 67 (30.32%) WAN
3 49 (22.17%) Network Security
3 49 (22.17%) VPN
4 46 (20.81%) TCP/IP
5 44 (19.91%) MPLS
6 41 (18.55%) BGP
6 41 (18.55%) Cisco ASA
6 41 (18.55%) Internet
7 38 (17.19%) BIG-IP
8 33 (14.93%) Wireless
9 32 (14.48%) DNS
10 31 (14.03%) OSPF
11 25 (11.31%) IPsec
12 23 (10.41%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (8.60%) Cisco ISE
13 19 (8.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 19 (8.60%) Junos
14 18 (8.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) JIRA
1 2 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (9.95%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.17%) Finance
3 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.36%) Spanish Language
4 2 (0.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (33.94%) Network Engineer
2 30 (13.57%) Architect
3 28 (12.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 24 (10.86%) Security Engineer
5 17 (7.69%) Network Architect
6 13 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (5.43%) Analyst
7 12 (5.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 11 (4.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (4.98%) Juniper Engineer
9 10 (4.52%) Integration Engineer
9 10 (4.52%) Network Security Engineer
9 10 (4.52%) Network Support
10 9 (4.07%) Network Specialist
11 8 (3.62%) Automation Engineer
11 8 (3.62%) Consultant
11 8 (3.62%) Network Analyst
11 8 (3.62%) Security Architect
12 7 (3.17%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.98%) HTML
2 9 (4.07%) CGI
3 7 (3.17%) 802.1X
3 7 (3.17%) CSS
4 5 (2.26%) LDAP
5 2 (0.90%) Ajax
5 2 (0.90%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.45%) RESTful
6 1 (0.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.03%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.62%) Clustering
3 8 (3.62%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.26%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.81%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.81%) Wiki
6 3 (1.36%) User Experience
6 3 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.90%) NHS
7 2 (0.90%) PKI
7 2 (0.90%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.45%) CESG
8 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.45%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.10%) Linux
2 25 (11.31%) Windows
3 10 (4.52%) Ubuntu
3 10 (4.52%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.07%) Unix
5 7 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.36%) CentOS
6 3 (1.36%) Check Point GAiA
7 2 (0.90%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.90%) Solaris
7 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (21.72%) Migration
2 20 (9.05%) Network Design
2 20 (9.05%) Network Monitoring
2 20 (9.05%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (8.14%) ITIL
4 17 (7.69%) Network Management
5 14 (6.33%) Load Balancing
5 14 (6.33%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (5.43%) Change Management
6 12 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 12 (5.43%) Network Virtualisation
7 11 (4.98%) Virtual Environments
8 10 (4.52%) Test Automation
9 9 (4.07%) Network Architecture
9 9 (4.07%) SIEM
9 9 (4.07%) Validation
10 8 (3.62%) Business Transformation
10 8 (3.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (3.62%) Information Assurance
10 8 (3.62%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.95%) Python
2 21 (9.50%) Perl
3 12 (5.43%) Bash Shell
4 11 (4.98%) PowerShell
5 10 (4.52%) VB
6 8 (3.62%) SQL
7 3 (1.36%) C
8 2 (0.90%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.90%) Korn
8 2 (0.90%) PHP
8 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.45%) Java
9 1 (0.45%) Jython
9 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 96 (43.44%) Security Cleared
2 74 (33.48%) SC Cleared
3 70 (31.67%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (21.72%) CCNP
5 35 (15.84%) CCNA
6 31 (14.03%) DV Cleared
7 24 (10.86%) CCSA
8 22 (9.95%) CCSE
9 19 (8.60%) Check Point Certification
10 13 (5.88%) CCIE
11 12 (5.43%) JNCIS
12 11 (4.98%) JNCIA
13 10 (4.52%) JNCIE
14 8 (3.62%) CCIP
14 8 (3.62%) JNCIP
15 7 (3.17%) CCDA
15 7 (3.17%) CCDP
16 6 (2.71%) BPSS Clearance
17 5 (2.26%) CCENT
17 5 (2.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.71%) SLA
2 3 (1.36%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.45%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (11.31%) Active Directory
1 25 (11.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.52%) VMware NSX
3 9 (4.07%) vSphere
4 7 (3.17%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.71%) Postfix
6 5 (2.26%) Docker
6 5 (2.26%) KVM
6 5 (2.26%) ProxySG
7 4 (1.81%) Dovecot
8 2 (0.90%) Firmware
8 2 (0.90%) Varnish
8 2 (0.90%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 30 (13.57%) FortiGate
2 9 (4.07%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (4.07%) Failover Clustering
3 8 (3.62%) RSA enVision
3 8 (3.62%) vCenter Server
4 7 (3.17%) SCCM
5 6 (2.71%) PowerCLI
6 4 (1.81%) Cacti
6 4 (1.81%) HAProxy
6 4 (1.81%) vRealize
7 3 (1.36%) Ansible
7 3 (1.36%) Nagios
7 3 (1.36%) Nessus
7 3 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.36%) Puppet
7 3 (1.36%) SCOM
7 3 (1.36%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.36%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.90%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.90%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 156 (70.59%) Cisco
2 80 (36.20%) CheckPoint
3 70 (31.67%) Palo Alto
4 50 (22.62%) F5
5 45 (20.36%) Blue Coat
6 38 (17.19%) VMware
7 17 (7.69%) CA
8 16 (7.24%) Aruba
9 14 (6.33%) EMC
10 13 (5.88%) Nortel
11 12 (5.43%) Microsoft
12 11 (4.98%) Meraki
12 11 (4.98%) Red Hat
12 11 (4.98%) SolarWinds
13 10 (4.52%) Dell
14 9 (4.07%) Avaya
14 9 (4.07%) McAfee
15 8 (3.62%) Dell Compellent
16 7 (3.17%) Nokia
17 5 (2.26%) HP