Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 611 346 361
Rank change year-on-year -265 +15 +36
Permanent jobs citing Juniper 496 415 1,254
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.85% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 2.13% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 416 344 977
10th Percentile £32,125 £30,922 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,991 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,932 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.12% -6.14% -4.76%

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 47,955 19,448 59,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.13% 39.63% 42.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31,846 15,423 45,611
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.53% +5.56% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -253 432 £47,500 -5.00% 130
UK excluding London -208 306 £45,000 -4.12% 101
London -201 161 £50,000 -9.09% 33
Work from Home -196 142 £50,000 -11.11% 25
South East -162 114 £45,000 -10.00% 25
Midlands -75 66 £45,000 -5.26% 15
North of England -98 66 £45,000 -3.08% 32
North West -64 47 £45,000 - 25
West Midlands -80 45 £47,500 +6.74% 12
South West -88 34 £60,750 +57.79% 18
Yorkshire -87 28 £47,500 -13.64% 6
East of England -118 26 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Wales -34 24 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands -52 23 £37,500 -31.82% 3
Scotland -89 13 £75,000 +114.29% 2
North East - 11 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 408 (82.26%) Cisco
2 316 (63.71%) Firewall
3 223 (44.96%) Cisco Certification
4 218 (43.95%) WAN
5 178 (35.89%) LAN
6 171 (34.48%) BGP
7 155 (31.25%) VPN
8 148 (29.84%) CCNA
9 144 (29.03%) MPLS
10 132 (26.61%) OSPF
11 129 (26.01%) Palo Alto
12 126 (25.40%) CCNP
13 118 (23.79%) Fortinet
14 113 (22.78%) Social Skills
15 112 (22.58%) Data Centre
16 100 (20.16%) F5
17 95 (19.15%) Security Cleared
18 94 (18.95%) Microsoft
19 89 (17.94%) Network Security
19 89 (17.94%) JNCIA
20 88 (17.74%) VMware
21 81 (16.33%) CheckPoint
22 80 (16.13%) Internet
23 78 (15.73%) VoIP
24 77 (15.52%) Linux
24 77 (15.52%) Network Design
25 74 (14.92%) SC Cleared
26 70 (14.11%) Telecoms
26 70 (14.11%) Windows
27 66 (13.31%) Presales

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 18 (3.63%) MS Exchange
2 15 (3.02%) OpenStack
3 10 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.81%) Apache
4 9 (1.81%) IIS
4 9 (1.81%) nginx
4 9 (1.81%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.81%) ejabberd
5 4 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (4.23%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.21%) MicroStation
4 6 (1.21%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 58 (11.69%) Azure
2 41 (8.27%) Microsoft 365
3 17 (3.43%) AWS
4 9 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.41%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.81%) IaaS
6 4 (0.81%) Tricentis Tosca
7 3 (0.60%) GCP
7 3 (0.60%) PaaS
8 2 (0.40%) Azure Stack
8 2 (0.40%) GitHub
8 2 (0.40%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.20%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 316 (63.71%) Firewall
2 218 (43.95%) WAN
3 178 (35.89%) LAN
4 171 (34.48%) BGP
5 155 (31.25%) VPN
6 144 (29.03%) MPLS
7 132 (26.61%) OSPF
8 89 (17.94%) Network Security
9 80 (16.13%) Internet
10 78 (15.73%) VoIP
11 62 (12.50%) DNS
11 62 (12.50%) Wireless
12 57 (11.49%) Ethernet
13 56 (11.29%) TCP/IP
14 55 (11.09%) Wi-Fi
15 49 (9.88%) SD-WAN
16 45 (9.07%) SAN
17 44 (8.87%) VLAN
18 39 (7.86%) IPsec
19 34 (6.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.81%) Big Data
3 3 (0.60%) MySQL
4 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (3.23%) Selenium
2 4 (0.81%) eggPlant
2 4 (0.81%) GitLab
3 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.40%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.20%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 113 (22.78%) Social Skills
2 70 (14.11%) Telecoms
3 52 (10.48%) Finance
4 33 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (5.44%) Public Sector
6 24 (4.84%) Organisational Skills
7 17 (3.43%) Advertising
8 15 (3.02%) Aerospace
9 12 (2.42%) Brand Awareness
10 11 (2.22%) Banking
11 10 (2.02%) Games
11 10 (2.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 10 (2.02%) Law
12 9 (1.81%) Retail
13 8 (1.61%) Documentation Skills
14 6 (1.21%) Influencing Skills
15 5 (1.01%) Electronics
15 5 (1.01%) Military
15 5 (1.01%) Publishing
16 4 (0.81%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 234 (47.18%) Network Engineer
2 79 (15.93%) Cisco Engineer
3 62 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
4 52 (10.48%) Architect
5 49 (9.88%) IP Engineer
6 38 (7.66%) Security Engineer
7 37 (7.46%) Senior Network Engineer
8 36 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 35 (7.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 32 (6.45%) Firewall Engineer
11 30 (6.05%) Network Architect
12 29 (5.85%) Consultant
12 29 (5.85%) NOC Engineer
13 28 (5.65%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 27 (5.44%) IP Network Engineer
15 23 (4.64%) Support Engineer
16 20 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
17 17 (3.43%) Analyst
17 17 (3.43%) Core Network Engineer
18 16 (3.23%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.82%) 802.1X
2 8 (1.61%) LDAP
3 4 (0.81%) XMPP
4 3 (0.60%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (0.40%) Jinja
5 2 (0.40%) REST
5 2 (0.40%) SAML
5 2 (0.40%) SOAP
5 2 (0.40%) Twig
6 1 (0.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 112 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 30 (6.05%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (3.23%) Fibre Optics
5 11 (2.22%) PKI
5 11 (2.22%) Public Cloud
6 8 (1.61%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.21%) Analytical Mindset
7 6 (1.21%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.01%) Replication
9 4 (0.81%) Cybercrime
9 4 (0.81%) Digital Signage
9 4 (0.81%) IPTV
9 4 (0.81%) Online Banking
9 4 (0.81%) Video\Live Streaming
10 3 (0.60%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 77 (15.52%) Linux
2 70 (14.11%) Windows
3 47 (9.48%) Windows Server
4 16 (3.23%) VyOS
5 14 (2.82%) CentOS
6 12 (2.42%) Windows 10
7 11 (2.22%) Windows Server 2019
8 10 (2.02%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.81%) Debian
9 9 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.41%) Windows Server 2016
11 5 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.81%) Solaris
13 2 (0.40%) SUSE
13 2 (0.40%) Unix
13 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.20%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (15.52%) Network Design
2 66 (13.31%) Presales
3 54 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
4 50 (10.08%) ITIL
5 44 (8.87%) Customer Requirements
6 42 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 36 (7.26%) High Availability
8 35 (7.06%) Network Management
9 28 (5.65%) Mentoring
10 26 (5.24%) Cybersecurity
11 24 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 23 (4.64%) SIEM
13 22 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (4.44%) Service Delivery
14 20 (4.03%) Load Balancing
15 19 (3.83%) Decision-Making
15 19 (3.83%) Incident Management
16 18 (3.63%) Problem Management
17 17 (3.43%) Change Management
18 16 (3.23%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 50 (10.08%) Python
2 25 (5.04%) Perl
3 21 (4.23%) Bash Shell
4 16 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 12 (2.42%) C
6 11 (2.22%) PHP
7 3 (0.60%) Java
8 2 (0.40%) Groovy
8 2 (0.40%) SQL
8 2 (0.40%) VBScript
9 1 (0.20%) C++
9 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 223 (44.96%) Cisco Certification
2 148 (29.84%) CCNA
3 126 (25.40%) CCNP
4 95 (19.15%) Security Cleared
5 89 (17.94%) JNCIA
6 74 (14.92%) SC Cleared
7 48 (9.68%) JNCIP
8 45 (9.07%) JNCIS
9 38 (7.66%) CCIE
10 23 (4.64%) Degree
10 23 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (4.44%) DV Cleared
12 19 (3.83%) JNCIE
13 18 (3.63%) MCSA
14 17 (3.43%) MCSE
15 14 (2.82%) CCDP
16 11 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
17 9 (1.81%) CCENT
17 9 (1.81%) CCIE Service Provider
17 9 (1.81%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.24%) SLA
2 16 (3.23%) GDPR
3 6 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.81%) OASIS TOSCA
6 3 (0.60%) QA
7 1 (0.20%) COBIT
7 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (12.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 28 (5.65%) Active Directory
4 17 (3.43%) Firmware
5 15 (3.02%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (2.42%) KVM
7 9 (1.81%) vSphere
8 8 (1.61%) iptables
8 8 (1.61%) QEMU
8 8 (1.61%) Terminal Server
9 7 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (1.21%) VMware NSX
11 5 (1.01%) Ceph
12 4 (0.81%) Docker
12 4 (0.81%) FreeRADIUS
12 4 (0.81%) Kamailio
12 4 (0.81%) Postfix
12 4 (0.81%) XenApp
13 3 (0.60%) StorNext
13 3 (0.60%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 33 (6.65%) Ansible
2 28 (5.65%) FortiGate
3 19 (3.83%) Cisco CUCM
4 14 (2.82%) SCOM
5 13 (2.62%) Cisco UCCX
5 13 (2.62%) SCCM
6 12 (2.42%) ZABBIX
7 10 (2.02%) vCenter Server
8 9 (1.81%) Puppet
9 8 (1.61%) Galera Cluster
9 8 (1.61%) HAProxy
10 6 (1.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 6 (1.21%) Kubernetes
10 6 (1.21%) WSUS
11 5 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (1.01%) Nagios
12 4 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.81%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 408 (82.26%) Cisco
2 129 (26.01%) Palo Alto
3 118 (23.79%) Fortinet
4 100 (20.16%) F5
5 94 (18.95%) Microsoft
6 88 (17.74%) VMware
7 81 (16.33%) CheckPoint
8 53 (10.69%) SolarWinds
9 37 (7.46%) Meraki
10 34 (6.85%) HP
10 34 (6.85%) McAfee
11 32 (6.45%) Nokia
12 24 (4.84%) Arista
12 24 (4.84%) Brocade
13 23 (4.64%) Aruba
14 21 (4.23%) Avaya
14 21 (4.23%) Dell
14 21 (4.23%) Extreme Networks
15 18 (3.63%) Red Hat
15 18 (3.63%) Ruckus Wireless