Period
to 1 April 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Juniper over the 6 months to 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Juniper Networks.

Juniper
UK
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 371 335 361
Rank change year-on-year -36 +26 -127
Permanent jobs citing Juniper 931 1,392 1,502
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.79% 0.94% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 2.23% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 780 1,214 1,233
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89% -4.21%

Juniper is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 48,860 62,330 78,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.56% 42.13% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 37,380 47,933 61,676
Median annual salary £50,349 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.70% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.20%

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in the UK

Juniper
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Juniper.

Salary trend for Juniper in the UK

Juniper
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Juniper over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Juniper in the UK

Juniper
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the UK over the 6 months to 1 April 2020. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -33 890 £50,000 -4.76% 125
UK excluding London +4 634 £47,500 -5.00% 106
South East +61 308 £45,000 -5.26% 43
London -53 265 £62,500 +4.17% 27
Midlands +12 89 £45,000 -10.00% 17
East of England +8 84 £50,000 +2.56% 22
North of England -9 83 £45,000 -11.76% 10
Work from Home -4 73 £60,000 -4.00% 9
West Midlands +6 72 £42,500 -15.00% 15
South West 0 59 £50,000 +11.11% 6
North West +26 40 £45,000 -28.00% 7
Yorkshire -21 33 £48,250 +7.22% 3
East Midlands +25 17 £52,500 +10.53% 2
Scotland +29 11 £40,000 -36.00% 6
North East +6 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Northern Ireland +15 1 £50,000 +25.00%

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, IT 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 permanent job ads with a requirement for Juniper.

1 785 (84.32%) Cisco
2 601 (64.55%) Firewall
3 467 (50.16%) Cisco Certification
4 361 (38.78%) WAN
5 343 (36.84%) CCNP
6 309 (33.19%) BGP
7 295 (31.69%) LAN
8 279 (29.97%) MPLS
9 248 (26.64%) Data Centre
10 241 (25.89%) VMware
11 217 (23.31%) OSPF
12 210 (22.56%) CCNA
13 200 (21.48%) DNS
13 200 (21.48%) Windows
14 184 (19.76%) CheckPoint
15 182 (19.55%) Linux
15 182 (19.55%) VPN
16 180 (19.33%) Network Security
17 178 (19.12%) Internet
18 167 (17.94%) Palo Alto
19 154 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
20 149 (16.00%) Microsoft
21 147 (15.79%) TCP/IP
22 146 (15.68%) Cisco ASA
23 145 (15.57%) JNCIA
24 142 (15.25%) Wireless
25 140 (15.04%) Security Cleared
25 140 (15.04%) Problem-Solving
26 134 (14.39%) Azure
27 133 (14.29%) JNCIS

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 17 (1.83%) MS Exchange
2 14 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (1.29%) OpenStack
4 9 (0.97%) Apache
5 7 (0.75%) nginx
5 7 (0.75%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.54%) IIS
6 5 (0.54%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.21%) Confluence
8 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.21%) WordPress
9 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 33 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 29 (3.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 134 (14.39%) Azure
2 60 (6.44%) AWS
3 43 (4.62%) Office 365
4 24 (2.58%) IaaS
4 24 (2.58%) SaaS
5 11 (1.18%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 11 (1.18%) PaaS
6 10 (1.07%) GitHub
7 9 (0.97%) Slack
8 7 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.43%) GCP
10 3 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.11%) Akamai
12 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 601 (64.55%) Firewall
2 361 (38.78%) WAN
3 309 (33.19%) BGP
4 295 (31.69%) LAN
5 279 (29.97%) MPLS
6 217 (23.31%) OSPF
7 200 (21.48%) DNS
8 182 (19.55%) VPN
9 180 (19.33%) Network Security
10 178 (19.12%) Internet
11 147 (15.79%) TCP/IP
12 146 (15.68%) Cisco ASA
13 142 (15.25%) Wireless
14 111 (11.92%) DHCP
15 103 (11.06%) VLAN
16 102 (10.96%) Wi-Fi
17 85 (9.13%) Cisco Nexus
18 81 (8.70%) IPsec
19 75 (8.06%) Ethernet
19 75 (8.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.15%) Big Data
3 16 (1.72%) MySQL
4 12 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.54%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.21%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.21%) Redis
9 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2017
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (1.40%) Git (software)
2 12 (1.29%) JIRA
3 10 (1.07%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.64%) GitLab
5 5 (0.54%) Metasploit
5 5 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.32%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.21%) Subversion
8 1 (0.11%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.11%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket Server
8 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
General
1 80 (8.59%) Telecoms
2 73 (7.84%) Finance
3 28 (3.01%) Public Sector
4 23 (2.47%) Military
4 23 (2.47%) Retail
5 18 (1.93%) Aerospace
6 15 (1.61%) Banking
7 13 (1.40%) Local Government
8 8 (0.86%) Legal
9 7 (0.75%) Advertising
9 7 (0.75%) Electronics
9 7 (0.75%) Police
10 6 (0.64%) Law
11 4 (0.43%) Back Office
11 4 (0.43%) French Language
12 2 (0.21%) Automotive
12 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.11%) Games
13 1 (0.11%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 462 (49.62%) Network Engineer
2 133 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 94 (10.10%) Architect
4 90 (9.67%) NOC Engineer
5 71 (7.63%) Support Engineer
6 67 (7.20%) Cisco Engineer
7 65 (6.98%) IP Engineer
8 62 (6.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 60 (6.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 57 (6.12%) Juniper Engineer
10 57 (6.12%) Network Architect
11 51 (5.48%) Security Engineer
12 43 (4.62%) Network Security Engineer
13 38 (4.08%) Consultant
14 37 (3.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 37 (3.97%) Systems Engineer
15 36 (3.87%) Network Support
16 31 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
16 31 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
17 30 (3.22%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.50%) 802.1X
2 10 (1.07%) LDAP
3 9 (0.97%) CSS
4 6 (0.64%) .NET
5 5 (0.54%) Django
5 5 (0.54%) HTML
5 5 (0.54%) Jinja
5 5 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (0.43%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.43%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (0.43%) jQuery
6 4 (0.43%) Laravel
6 4 (0.43%) SAML
6 4 (0.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (0.32%) Symfony
7 3 (0.32%) Web Services
8 2 (0.21%) .NET Core
8 2 (0.21%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.21%) LAMP
8 2 (0.21%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 248 (26.64%) Data Centre
2 85 (9.13%) Self-Motivation
3 84 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 35 (3.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 32 (3.44%) Public Cloud
7 27 (2.90%) Driving Licence
8 18 (1.93%) e-Learning
9 16 (1.72%) PKI
10 15 (1.61%) CMDB
11 14 (1.50%) Wiki
12 12 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
12 12 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
13 11 (1.18%) Clustering
13 11 (1.18%) Replication
14 9 (0.97%) CCTV
14 9 (0.97%) Fibre Optics
15 8 (0.86%) NHS
15 8 (0.86%) Private Cloud
16 5 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 200 (21.48%) Windows
2 182 (19.55%) Linux
3 96 (10.31%) Windows Server
4 52 (5.59%) Unix
5 51 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (5.16%) Windows Server 2016
7 33 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (2.69%) Windows 10
9 13 (1.40%) Windows Server 2019
10 11 (1.18%) CentOS
10 11 (1.18%) Ubuntu
10 11 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.64%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.54%) Debian
12 5 (0.54%) Kali Linux
13 4 (0.43%) Solaris
14 3 (0.32%) HPUX
15 2 (0.21%) VyOS
16 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (15.04%) Problem-Solving
2 101 (10.85%) Load Balancing
3 91 (9.77%) Network Design
4 84 (9.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 71 (7.63%) ITIL
6 64 (6.87%) Presales
7 59 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (6.34%) Information Security
8 58 (6.23%) Network Management
9 57 (6.12%) Network Monitoring
10 55 (5.91%) Cybersecurity
10 55 (5.91%) Network Architecture
10 55 (5.91%) Project Management
11 54 (5.80%) DevOps
12 52 (5.59%) Migration
13 49 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 49 (5.26%) Incident Management
14 47 (5.05%) Change Management
15 46 (4.94%) WAN Optimisation
16 39 (4.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 48 (5.16%) Python
2 38 (4.08%) SQL
3 33 (3.54%) PowerShell
4 21 (2.26%) Bash Shell
5 15 (1.61%) C
5 15 (1.61%) Perl
6 12 (1.29%) JavaScript
7 9 (0.97%) PHP
8 6 (0.64%) Ruby
9 5 (0.54%) C++
9 5 (0.54%) Go
9 5 (0.54%) Java
10 3 (0.32%) C#
10 3 (0.32%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.21%) Ada
11 2 (0.21%) Groovy
12 1 (0.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 467 (50.16%) Cisco Certification
2 343 (36.84%) CCNP
3 210 (22.56%) CCNA
4 145 (15.57%) JNCIA
5 140 (15.04%) Security Cleared
6 133 (14.29%) JNCIS
7 100 (10.74%) JNCIP
8 84 (9.02%) CCIE
9 82 (8.81%) SC Cleared
10 70 (7.52%) Degree
11 58 (6.23%) CCDP
12 37 (3.97%) JNCIE
13 35 (3.76%) DV Cleared
14 26 (2.79%) CCDA
15 18 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
16 16 (1.72%) MCSE
17 15 (1.61%) HNC
18 12 (1.29%) CCIE Routing and Switching
18 12 (1.29%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (10.63%) SLA
2 42 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (2.58%) QA
4 12 (1.29%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (1.29%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.97%) ISO 22301
5 9 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.43%) GDPR
7 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.21%) FedRAMP
8 2 (0.21%) FISMA
8 2 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.21%) JSP 440
System Software
1 154 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (10.74%) Active Directory
3 55 (5.91%) Hyper-V
4 33 (3.54%) XenApp
5 32 (3.44%) XenDesktop
6 31 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
7 30 (3.22%) vSphere
8 29 (3.11%) VMware NSX
9 25 (2.69%) Docker
10 8 (0.86%) BIND 9
11 5 (0.54%) Postfix
11 5 (0.54%) ProxySG
12 4 (0.43%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 3 (0.32%) DRBD
13 3 (0.32%) Firmware
13 3 (0.32%) iptables
13 3 (0.32%) NFS
13 3 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.32%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 71 (7.63%) FortiGate
2 64 (6.87%) Ansible
3 56 (6.02%) Cisco Prime
4 45 (4.83%) Puppet
5 33 (3.54%) SCOM
6 30 (3.22%) Terraform
7 27 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
8 21 (2.26%) Stealthwatch
9 20 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (1.61%) Backup Exec
10 15 (1.61%) SolarWinds Orion
10 15 (1.61%) vCenter Server
11 13 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
12 12 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
13 10 (1.07%) Kubernetes
14 9 (0.97%) WSUS
15 8 (0.86%) RANCID
16 7 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
17 6 (0.64%) BMC PATROL
17 6 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 785 (84.32%) Cisco
2 241 (25.89%) VMware
3 184 (19.76%) CheckPoint
4 167 (17.94%) Palo Alto
5 149 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 115 (12.35%) F5
7 114 (12.24%) HP
8 102 (10.96%) SolarWinds
9 94 (10.10%) Fortinet
10 68 (7.30%) Meraki
11 66 (7.09%) Citrix
12 56 (6.02%) Dell
13 53 (5.69%) Nokia
14 51 (5.48%) Brocade
15 48 (5.16%) Aruba
15 48 (5.16%) McAfee
16 41 (4.40%) Sophos
17 38 (4.08%) Huawei
18 37 (3.97%) Red Hat
19 34 (3.65%) NetApp