Period
to 18 January 2021

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 18 January 2021 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
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 417 368 363
Rank change year-on-year -49 -5 -21
Permanent jobs citing Juniper 381 1,037 1,304
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.61% 0.83% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.60% 1.98% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 365 852 1,208
Median annual salary £52,500 £54,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% -1.36% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,700 £32,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%

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 23,831 52,277 63,513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.04% 41.69% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18,615 40,394 49,348
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

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 18 January 2021.

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 18 January 2021. 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 -59 355 £52,500 - 81
UK excluding London -28 267 £50,000 - 60
London -1 91 £60,000 -4.00% 22
Work from Home -43 84 £55,000 -12.00% 6
South East -52 84 £55,000 +10.00% 21
North of England +74 55 £45,932 -8.14% 13
South West +85 54 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Midlands +55 46 £42,500 -15.00% 10
North West +85 36 £45,932 -8.14% 6
East of England +66 35 £55,000 +22.22% 6
West Midlands +19 31 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Yorkshire +55 21 £55,000 +21.55% 4
East Midlands +68 16 £50,000 +19.76% 2
Scotland +34 4 £26,500 -53.91%
North East - 4 - - 3
Wales +48 3 £58,750 +17.50% 1

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, 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.

1 318 (83.46%) Cisco
2 198 (51.97%) Firewall
3 187 (49.08%) Cisco Certification
4 170 (44.62%) WAN
5 140 (36.75%) CCNP
6 112 (29.40%) VMware
7 107 (28.08%) LAN
8 105 (27.56%) BGP
9 92 (24.15%) CCNA
10 88 (23.10%) MPLS
11 72 (18.90%) OSPF
12 71 (18.64%) Data Centre
13 70 (18.37%) VPN
13 70 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
14 69 (18.11%) Cisco ASA
15 66 (17.32%) Windows
16 64 (16.80%) Microsoft
17 63 (16.54%) Problem-Solving
18 61 (16.01%) Network Security
19 60 (15.75%) JNCIA
20 58 (15.22%) Security Cleared
21 57 (14.96%) DNS
21 57 (14.96%) VoIP
22 48 (12.60%) JNCIP
23 47 (12.34%) TCP/IP
23 47 (12.34%) Internet
24 46 (12.07%) Linux
24 46 (12.07%) SC Cleared
25 44 (11.55%) JNCIS
25 44 (11.55%) Palo Alto

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 14 (3.67%) OpenStack
2 7 (1.84%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.57%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.79%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.52%) Confluence
7 2 (0.52%) IIS
8 1 (0.26%) Apache
8 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.26%) ejabberd
8 1 (0.26%) nginx
8 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (2.62%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.92%) AWS
2 33 (8.66%) Azure
3 9 (2.36%) GCP
4 8 (2.10%) IaaS
4 8 (2.10%) Office 365
5 7 (1.84%) PaaS
6 6 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.57%) SaaS
7 5 (1.31%) G Suite
8 4 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.05%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.52%) GitHub
9 2 (0.52%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.26%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.26%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 198 (51.97%) Firewall
2 170 (44.62%) WAN
3 107 (28.08%) LAN
4 105 (27.56%) BGP
5 88 (23.10%) MPLS
6 72 (18.90%) OSPF
7 70 (18.37%) VPN
8 69 (18.11%) Cisco ASA
9 61 (16.01%) Network Security
10 57 (14.96%) DNS
10 57 (14.96%) VoIP
11 47 (12.34%) Internet
11 47 (12.34%) TCP/IP
12 43 (11.29%) Wireless
13 40 (10.50%) VLAN
14 37 (9.71%) Wi-Fi
15 31 (8.14%) Junos
16 26 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
16 26 (6.82%) DHCP
17 22 (5.77%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.79%) Big Data
2 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.26%) BigQuery
4 1 (0.26%) MySQL
4 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 5 (1.31%) JIRA
2 4 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.79%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.52%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.52%) Gradle
4 2 (0.52%) Maven
4 2 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.26%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (9.45%) Telecoms
2 26 (6.82%) Finance
3 18 (4.72%) Public Sector
4 16 (4.20%) Retail
5 14 (3.67%) Banking
6 8 (2.10%) Military
6 8 (2.10%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.84%) Aerospace
7 7 (1.84%) Electronics
7 7 (1.84%) Publishing
8 6 (1.57%) Law
9 5 (1.31%) Marketing
10 3 (0.79%) Police
11 2 (0.52%) Local Government
11 2 (0.52%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.26%) Games
12 1 (0.26%) International Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Legal
12 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 225 (59.06%) Network Engineer
2 79 (20.73%) Senior Network Engineer
3 43 (11.29%) Architect
4 38 (9.97%) Network Architect
5 35 (9.19%) Juniper Engineer
6 26 (6.82%) Security Engineer
7 24 (6.30%) Cisco Engineer
7 24 (6.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 24 (6.30%) Network Security Engineer
8 21 (5.51%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (4.99%) IP Engineer
10 18 (4.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (4.20%) Design Engineer
11 16 (4.20%) IP Network Engineer
11 16 (4.20%) Juniper Architect
12 15 (3.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 13 (3.41%) Core Network Engineer
13 13 (3.41%) Support Engineer
14 12 (3.15%) Network Design Engineer
14 12 (3.15%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.10%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.05%) Web Services
3 2 (0.52%) Jinja
3 2 (0.52%) JSON
3 2 (0.52%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.26%) LDAP
4 1 (0.26%) Leaflet
4 1 (0.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (18.64%) Data Centre
2 27 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.20%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.20%) Public Cloud
4 11 (2.89%) User Experience
5 9 (2.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (2.36%) Fibre Optics
6 7 (1.84%) Cybercrime
6 7 (1.84%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.05%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.05%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.05%) Wiki
9 3 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.52%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.52%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.52%) Replication
10 2 (0.52%) SCADA
10 2 (0.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 66 (17.32%) Windows
2 46 (12.07%) Linux
3 28 (7.35%) Windows 10
4 23 (6.04%) Windows Server
5 13 (3.41%) Windows Server 2019
6 10 (2.62%) Ubuntu
7 9 (2.36%) Android
7 9 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.10%) Unix
8 8 (2.10%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.10%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (1.31%) CentOS
9 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.79%) Debian
11 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.26%) Solaris
12 1 (0.26%) SUSE
12 1 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (16.54%) Problem-Solving
2 38 (9.97%) Network Management
3 37 (9.71%) ITIL
4 35 (9.19%) Network Architecture
5 34 (8.92%) Network Design
6 32 (8.40%) Customer Requirements
7 31 (8.14%) Presales
8 25 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 20 (5.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (4.99%) Mentoring
12 18 (4.72%) Kalman Filter
13 17 (4.46%) Load Balancing
13 17 (4.46%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 17 (4.46%) Project Management
13 17 (4.46%) Security Architecture
13 17 (4.46%) Two-Factor Authentication
14 16 (4.20%) Computer Science
14 16 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (8.66%) Python
2 15 (3.94%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.62%) Perl
4 6 (1.57%) SQL
5 5 (1.31%) C
5 5 (1.31%) Go
5 5 (1.31%) PHP
6 4 (1.05%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.05%) Ruby
7 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 187 (49.08%) Cisco Certification
2 140 (36.75%) CCNP
3 92 (24.15%) CCNA
4 60 (15.75%) JNCIA
5 58 (15.22%) Security Cleared
6 48 (12.60%) JNCIP
7 46 (12.07%) SC Cleared
8 44 (11.55%) JNCIS
9 33 (8.66%) CCIE
10 30 (7.87%) Degree
11 23 (6.04%) CCDP
12 17 (4.46%) DV Cleared
12 17 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (2.89%) CCDA
13 11 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
13 11 (2.89%) JNCIE
13 11 (2.89%) MCSE
14 10 (2.62%) DBS Check
14 10 (2.62%) MCSA
15 9 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.66%) SLA
2 12 (3.15%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.84%) OASIS TOSCA
5 6 (1.57%) ISO 9000
6 5 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (1.05%) GDPR
7 4 (1.05%) NCSC
7 4 (1.05%) RMADS
7 4 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.52%) COBIT
9 1 (0.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 70 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (6.30%) Active Directory
3 20 (5.25%) VMware Server
4 19 (4.99%) Hyper-V
5 13 (3.41%) vSphere
6 9 (2.36%) VMware NSX
7 8 (2.10%) KVM
8 7 (1.84%) XenApp
8 7 (1.84%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.05%) Docker
11 3 (0.79%) FreeRADIUS
12 2 (0.52%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.52%) StorNext
12 2 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.52%) Xsan
13 1 (0.26%) Firmware
13 1 (0.26%) iptables
13 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.26%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 23 (6.04%) FortiGate
2 17 (4.46%) Ansible
3 13 (3.41%) Terraform
4 10 (2.62%) Puppet
5 9 (2.36%) Microsoft Intune
6 8 (2.10%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (1.84%) Kubernetes
8 6 (1.57%) SCCM
9 5 (1.31%) SCOM
9 5 (1.31%) vCenter Server
10 4 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 3 (0.79%) Nagios
11 3 (0.79%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.79%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.79%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (0.52%) Salt
12 2 (0.52%) SCSM
12 2 (0.52%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 318 (83.46%) Cisco
2 112 (29.40%) VMware
3 64 (16.80%) Microsoft
4 44 (11.55%) Palo Alto
5 43 (11.29%) F5
6 42 (11.02%) Fortinet
7 39 (10.24%) CheckPoint
8 36 (9.45%) HP
9 35 (9.19%) Dell
9 35 (9.19%) SolarWinds
10 33 (8.66%) Avaya
11 27 (7.09%) Aruba
12 25 (6.56%) Arista
12 25 (6.56%) Brocade
13 19 (4.99%) Meraki
13 19 (4.99%) Veeam
14 15 (3.94%) Citrix
15 13 (3.41%) Blue Coat
16 11 (2.89%) Google
17 10 (2.62%) Infoblox