Period
to 17 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Junos skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Junos over the 6 months to 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Juniper Junos OS
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 902 1093 1106
Rank change year-on-year +191 +13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Junos 270 154 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.078% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 0.46% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 240 121 142
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -13.04% +15.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £29,000 £36,375
90th Percentile £72,625 £70,000 £83,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -18.18% +42.86%

Junos is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28054 33416 37769
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.93% 16.88% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22738 27693 30697
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Junos
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Junos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Junos in the UK

Junos
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junos.

Salary trend for Junos in the UK

Junos
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junos over the 6 months to 17 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Junos in the UK

Junos
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junos within the UK over the 6 months to 17 August 2017. 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 +213 269 £57,500 +15.00% 5
London +138 138 £60,000 -4.00% 2
UK excluding London +77 131 £46,500 +3.33% 5
North of England +21 60 £45,000 -18.18% 2
North West 0 44 £45,000 -25.00%
South East +61 38 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South West +24 24 £52,500 +31.25%
Yorkshire +22 16 £42,500 +12.58% 2
East of England -2 8 £42,000 +40.00%
Scotland - 1 £33,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, IT jobs citing Junos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Junos.

1 195 (72.22%) Cisco
2 189 (70.00%) Juniper
3 164 (60.74%) Firewall
4 140 (51.85%) BGP
5 136 (50.37%) OSPF
6 124 (45.93%) MPLS
7 116 (42.96%) Linux
8 111 (41.11%) DNS
9 102 (37.78%) Cisco IOS
10 100 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
11 97 (35.93%) VPN
12 86 (31.85%) Python
13 80 (29.63%) Network Security
14 79 (29.26%) Bash Shell
15 78 (28.89%) Windows
16 74 (27.41%) LAN
17 73 (27.04%) Perl
17 73 (27.04%) CheckPoint
18 71 (26.30%) Network Design
19 69 (25.56%) TCP/IP
20 67 (24.81%) F5
21 65 (24.07%) Internet
21 65 (24.07%) VLAN
22 63 (23.33%) CCNP
22 63 (23.33%) WAN
23 62 (22.96%) Palo Alto
24 61 (22.59%) Data Centre
24 61 (22.59%) DHCP
25 55 (20.37%) Cisco ASA
26 53 (19.63%) Telecoms

Junos
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 7 (2.59%) nginx
2 6 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.22%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.85%) Apache
4 4 (1.48%) JBoss
5 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.37%) IIS
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (0.37%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.59%) IaaS
2 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.11%) Akamai
3 3 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.11%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.37%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 164 (60.74%) Firewall
2 140 (51.85%) BGP
3 136 (50.37%) OSPF
4 124 (45.93%) MPLS
5 111 (41.11%) DNS
6 102 (37.78%) Cisco IOS
7 97 (35.93%) VPN
8 80 (29.63%) Network Security
9 74 (27.41%) LAN
10 69 (25.56%) TCP/IP
11 65 (24.07%) Internet
11 65 (24.07%) VLAN
12 63 (23.33%) WAN
13 61 (22.59%) DHCP
14 55 (20.37%) Cisco ASA
15 50 (18.52%) IPsec
16 37 (13.70%) Ethernet
16 37 (13.70%) VPLS
17 34 (12.59%) EIGRP
18 29 (10.74%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.22%) MySQL
1 6 (2.22%) Redis
2 5 (1.85%) MariaDB
2 5 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.74%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 53 (19.63%) Telecoms
2 40 (14.81%) Finance
3 17 (6.30%) Legal
4 6 (2.22%) Banking
4 6 (2.22%) Law
5 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.11%) Retail
6 2 (0.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 145 (53.70%) Network Engineer
2 58 (21.48%) Juniper Engineer
3 33 (12.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 32 (11.85%) Senior Network Engineer
5 30 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 30 (11.11%) Security Engineer
6 24 (8.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 21 (7.78%) DevOps Engineer
8 20 (7.41%) Analyst
9 19 (7.04%) Network Analyst
10 17 (6.30%) Administrator
10 17 (6.30%) Network Security Analyst
10 17 (6.30%) Security Analyst
10 17 (6.30%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (5.19%) Design Engineer
11 14 (5.19%) Network Design Engineer
11 14 (5.19%) Operations Engineer
12 12 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 12 (4.44%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
13 11 (4.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.19%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.74%) Apache Axis
2 2 (0.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.37%) Memcached
3 1 (0.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 61 (22.59%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.78%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.78%) Private Cloud
3 17 (6.30%) Linux Command Line
4 12 (4.44%) Eurex
4 12 (4.44%) PKI
5 10 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.33%) Clustering
7 6 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.85%) Wiki
9 3 (1.11%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.74%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.37%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.37%) Replication
11 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 116 (42.96%) Linux
2 78 (28.89%) Windows
3 45 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 42 (15.56%) CentOS
5 34 (12.59%) Unix
6 29 (10.74%) Ubuntu
7 14 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (4.44%) Mac OS X
9 10 (3.70%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.48%) CatOS
11 3 (1.11%) VMS
12 1 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (26.30%) Network Design
2 48 (17.78%) ITIL
3 37 (13.70%) DevOps
4 34 (12.59%) Change Management
4 34 (12.59%) Configuration Management
5 33 (12.22%) SIEM
6 32 (11.85%) Cybersecurity
6 32 (11.85%) Penetration Testing
6 32 (11.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 26 (9.63%) Open Source
8 25 (9.26%) Load Balancing
9 24 (8.89%) Low Latency
10 23 (8.52%) Business Continuity
11 21 (7.78%) SDLC
11 21 (7.78%) Task Automation
12 20 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (7.04%) Network Monitoring
14 18 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
15 17 (6.30%) WAN Optimisation
15 17 (6.30%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 86 (31.85%) Python
2 79 (29.26%) Bash Shell
3 73 (27.04%) Perl
4 36 (13.33%) Ruby
5 34 (12.59%) PHP
6 14 (5.19%) PowerShell
7 8 (2.96%) C
8 4 (1.48%) SQL
9 3 (1.11%) Java
10 2 (0.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 100 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (23.33%) CCNP
3 47 (17.41%) JNCIP
4 46 (17.04%) CCNA
5 43 (15.93%) JNCIS
6 33 (12.22%) CCSE
7 32 (11.85%) Degree
8 30 (11.11%) CCSA
9 26 (9.63%) Security Cleared
10 23 (8.52%) SC Cleared
11 21 (7.78%) Check Point Certification
11 21 (7.78%) JNCIA
12 12 (4.44%) CCIE
12 12 (4.44%) CCIP
13 11 (4.07%) JNCIE
14 10 (3.70%) DV Cleared
15 5 (1.85%) RHCE
15 5 (1.85%) RHCSA
16 4 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 3 (1.11%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.15%) SLA
2 6 (2.22%) QA
3 4 (1.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (15.19%) Active Directory
2 32 (11.85%) ProxySG
3 24 (8.89%) Docker
3 24 (8.89%) iptables
3 24 (8.89%) NFS
3 24 (8.89%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (3.33%) KVM
5 9 (3.33%) XenServer
6 6 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.85%) StorNext
8 4 (1.48%) VMware NSX
9 3 (1.11%) vCloud
10 2 (0.74%) Postfix
10 2 (0.74%) PowerDNS
11 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (14.81%) Puppet
2 34 (12.59%) Ansible
3 32 (11.85%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (7.78%) Juju
5 18 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
6 14 (5.19%) Cacti
7 13 (4.81%) Nagios
8 11 (4.07%) FortiGate
9 10 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
10 9 (3.33%) Oracle ZFS
11 6 (2.22%) SCOM
11 6 (2.22%) vCenter Server
12 5 (1.85%) Salt
13 4 (1.48%) Graphite
13 4 (1.48%) Graylog
13 4 (1.48%) OpenNMS
13 4 (1.48%) RANCID
13 4 (1.48%) SCCM
14 2 (0.74%) Opsview
14 2 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 195 (72.22%) Cisco
2 189 (70.00%) Juniper
3 73 (27.04%) CheckPoint
4 67 (24.81%) F5
5 62 (22.96%) Palo Alto
6 44 (16.30%) Red Hat
7 32 (11.85%) Blue Coat
8 28 (10.37%) SolarWinds
9 24 (8.89%) VMware
10 22 (8.15%) Citrix
11 15 (5.56%) Riverbed
12 14 (5.19%) Brocade
13 12 (4.44%) Arista
14 10 (3.70%) Barracuda Networks
15 9 (3.33%) Forcepoint
15 9 (3.33%) Vyatta
16 8 (2.96%) BT
17 7 (2.59%) Fortinet
18 6 (2.22%) Aruba
19 4 (1.48%) Foundry