Period
to 12 April 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 12 April 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
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 449 381 335
Rank change year-on-year -68 -46 +37
Permanent jobs citing Juniper 463 908 1,407
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.56% 0.80% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 1.49% 1.96% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 351 708 1,144
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £37,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +7.14%
75th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.23% -2.11% +5.56%

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 31,134 46,417 61,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.73% 40.89% 41.56%
Number of salaries quoted 23,311 36,035 47,928
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,750
25th Percentile £39,399 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £51,949 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.06% +3.90% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,540 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% - +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 12 April 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 12 April 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 -78 434 £47,500 -5.00% 101
UK excluding London -72 311 £45,000 -3.23% 66
London -1 126 £52,500 -16.00% 35
Work from Home -87 101 £55,000 -8.33% 12
South East -73 94 £47,500 +1.06% 23
North of England +37 75 £45,000 - 17
South West +23 72 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Midlands -1 49 £34,500 -23.33% 19
North West +41 42 £45,000 +18.42% 9
Yorkshire +13 33 £45,000 -3.23% 8
West Midlands -9 32 £42,500 - 16
East of England -1 30 £42,500 -12.82% 4
East Midlands +31 20 £33,000 -42.61% 3
Scotland +2 5 £75,000 +87.50%
North East +9 4 - -
Wales - 2 £35,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 12 April 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.

1 398 (85.96%) Cisco
2 274 (59.18%) Firewall
3 208 (44.92%) Cisco Certification
4 181 (39.09%) WAN
5 166 (35.85%) CCNP
6 141 (30.45%) LAN
7 135 (29.16%) BGP
8 133 (28.73%) MPLS
9 116 (25.05%) Windows
10 105 (22.68%) VPN
10 105 (22.68%) VMware
11 99 (21.38%) Data Centre
12 97 (20.95%) OSPF
13 94 (20.30%) Microsoft
14 93 (20.09%) CCNA
14 93 (20.09%) Network Security
15 92 (19.87%) Linux
16 79 (17.06%) Palo Alto
17 78 (16.85%) Internet
18 75 (16.20%) DNS
18 75 (16.20%) VMware Infrastructure
19 71 (15.33%) HP
20 66 (14.25%) Cisco ASA
21 63 (13.61%) F5
21 63 (13.61%) Wireless
22 61 (13.17%) Telecoms
22 61 (13.17%) Fortinet
23 59 (12.74%) TCP/IP
24 58 (12.53%) JNCIP
25 57 (12.31%) CheckPoint

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 (3.02%) Apache
1 14 (3.02%) IIS
1 14 (3.02%) nginx
1 14 (3.02%) OpenStack
1 14 (3.02%) Tomcat
2 11 (2.38%) ejabberd
3 4 (0.86%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.86%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.43%) Confluence
5 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (3.24%) MS Visio
2 10 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.94%) Azure
2 45 (9.72%) AWS
3 26 (5.62%) Microsoft 365
4 10 (2.16%) GCP
5 8 (1.73%) IaaS
5 8 (1.73%) PaaS
5 8 (1.73%) SaaS
6 6 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.30%) Google Workspace
7 5 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.65%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.65%) Slack
9 2 (0.43%) GitHub
10 1 (0.22%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.22%) Stackdriver
10 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 274 (59.18%) Firewall
2 181 (39.09%) WAN
3 141 (30.45%) LAN
4 135 (29.16%) BGP
5 133 (28.73%) MPLS
6 105 (22.68%) VPN
7 97 (20.95%) OSPF
8 93 (20.09%) Network Security
9 78 (16.85%) Internet
10 75 (16.20%) DNS
11 66 (14.25%) Cisco ASA
12 63 (13.61%) Wireless
13 59 (12.74%) TCP/IP
14 45 (9.72%) VLAN
15 42 (9.07%) SD-WAN
16 40 (8.64%) DHCP
17 39 (8.42%) Wi-Fi
18 37 (7.99%) SAN
19 36 (7.78%) VoIP
20 32 (6.91%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (0.65%) Big Data
4 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.22%) BigQuery
5 1 (0.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (1.73%) JIRA
2 2 (0.43%) Bitbucket
2 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.43%) Gradle
2 2 (0.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.43%) Maven
2 2 (0.43%) Rational Team Concert
3 1 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 61 (13.17%) Telecoms
2 41 (8.86%) Finance
3 25 (5.40%) Public Sector
4 17 (3.67%) Retail
5 13 (2.81%) Banking
6 12 (2.59%) Law
6 12 (2.59%) Publishing
7 11 (2.38%) Games
8 9 (1.94%) Aerospace
9 7 (1.51%) Electronics
9 7 (1.51%) Multimedia
10 6 (1.30%) Legal
11 5 (1.08%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.65%) French Language
12 3 (0.65%) German Language
12 3 (0.65%) Military
13 2 (0.43%) Local Government
13 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 276 (59.61%) Network Engineer
2 78 (16.85%) Senior Network Engineer
3 47 (10.15%) Juniper Engineer
4 43 (9.29%) Architect
5 40 (8.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 30 (6.48%) IP Engineer
6 30 (6.48%) Security Engineer
7 29 (6.26%) Network Architect
8 26 (5.62%) IT Engineer
9 25 (5.40%) Network Security Engineer
10 22 (4.75%) Cisco Engineer
10 22 (4.75%) IP Network Engineer
11 18 (3.89%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (3.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 17 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (3.46%) Core Network Engineer
13 16 (3.46%) IP Architect
13 16 (3.46%) Support Engineer
14 15 (3.24%) Consultant
14 15 (3.24%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.89%) 802.1X
2 11 (2.38%) Web Services
2 11 (2.38%) XMPP
3 2 (0.43%) Jinja
3 2 (0.43%) JSON
3 2 (0.43%) ModSecurity
4 1 (0.22%) CSS
4 1 (0.22%) Django
4 1 (0.22%) Express
4 1 (0.22%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 99 (21.38%) Data Centre
2 33 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.24%) Public Cloud
5 12 (2.59%) Fibre Optics
6 11 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 8 (1.73%) FMCG
8 7 (1.51%) User Experience
9 4 (0.86%) Cloud Native
9 4 (0.86%) PKI
9 4 (0.86%) Wiki
10 3 (0.65%) Cybercrime
10 3 (0.65%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.65%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.65%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.65%) Replication
10 3 (0.65%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 116 (25.05%) Windows
2 92 (19.87%) Linux
3 52 (11.23%) Windows Server
4 27 (5.83%) Ubuntu
5 26 (5.62%) Windows 10
6 18 (3.89%) CentOS
7 17 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (3.46%) Windows Server 2019
9 15 (3.24%) Debian
9 15 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (2.38%) Android
10 11 (2.38%) Unix
11 6 (1.30%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2016
13 4 (0.86%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.86%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.65%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.43%) SUSE
16 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (11.66%) Presales
2 53 (11.45%) ITIL
3 52 (11.23%) Network Design
4 51 (11.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 46 (9.94%) Problem-Solving
6 35 (7.56%) Customer Requirements
7 34 (7.34%) Computer Science
8 33 (7.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 31 (6.70%) Load Balancing
10 30 (6.48%) Mentoring
11 29 (6.26%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (6.05%) Network Management
13 26 (5.62%) DevOps
14 24 (5.18%) SIEM
15 22 (4.75%) Network Architecture
16 21 (4.54%) Kalman Filter
17 19 (4.10%) Incident Management
17 19 (4.10%) Migration
18 18 (3.89%) Penetration Testing
18 18 (3.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (9.29%) Python
2 25 (5.40%) PowerShell
3 21 (4.54%) PHP
4 20 (4.32%) C
4 20 (4.32%) Perl
5 19 (4.10%) SQL
6 15 (3.24%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.08%) Go
8 4 (0.86%) Ruby
9 3 (0.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 208 (44.92%) Cisco Certification
2 166 (35.85%) CCNP
3 93 (20.09%) CCNA
4 58 (12.53%) JNCIP
5 53 (11.45%) Security Cleared
6 50 (10.80%) Degree
7 41 (8.86%) CCIE
7 41 (8.86%) JNCIA
8 37 (7.99%) SC Cleared
9 31 (6.70%) JNCIS
10 29 (6.26%) Computer Science Degree
11 18 (3.89%) DV Cleared
12 17 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (2.59%) MCSE
14 11 (2.38%) CCDP
14 11 (2.38%) JNCIE
15 10 (2.16%) MCSA
16 8 (1.73%) DBS Check
16 8 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 6 (1.30%) CCIE Service Provider
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.46%) SLA
2 12 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.38%) GDPR
4 10 (2.16%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.51%) OASIS TOSCA
5 7 (1.51%) QA
6 4 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.65%) GRC
7 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.22%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 75 (16.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (8.64%) Active Directory
3 35 (7.56%) Hyper-V
4 22 (4.75%) KVM
5 21 (4.54%) vSphere
6 20 (4.32%) VMware NSX
7 15 (3.24%) XenDesktop
8 14 (3.02%) iptables
8 14 (3.02%) QEMU
9 11 (2.38%) Kamailio
9 11 (2.38%) Postfix
10 8 (1.73%) FreeRADIUS
10 8 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (1.51%) Docker
12 6 (1.30%) StorNext
12 6 (1.30%) Xsan
13 5 (1.08%) XenApp
14 4 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.65%) Firmware
16 2 (0.43%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 39 (8.42%) Ansible
2 38 (8.21%) FortiGate
3 27 (5.83%) Puppet
4 16 (3.46%) Terraform
4 16 (3.46%) ZABBIX
5 14 (3.02%) Galera Cluster
5 14 (3.02%) HAProxy
6 9 (1.94%) NetBackup
7 8 (1.73%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (1.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 8 (1.73%) vCenter Server
8 7 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (1.08%) Kubernetes
10 5 (1.08%) Nessus
10 5 (1.08%) SCCM
11 4 (0.86%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.65%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 398 (85.96%) Cisco
2 105 (22.68%) VMware
3 94 (20.30%) Microsoft
4 79 (17.06%) Palo Alto
5 71 (15.33%) HP
6 63 (13.61%) F5
7 61 (13.17%) Fortinet
8 57 (12.31%) CheckPoint
9 34 (7.34%) Dell
10 32 (6.91%) Aruba
11 29 (6.26%) Veeam
12 28 (6.05%) SolarWinds
13 27 (5.83%) Mitel
14 24 (5.18%) Avaya
14 24 (5.18%) SonicWALL
15 21 (4.54%) Brocade
16 20 (4.32%) Citrix
17 19 (4.10%) EMC
17 19 (4.10%) Infoblox
18 16 (3.46%) Ruckus Wireless