The table below looks at the statistics for JNCIA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JNCIA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper Networks Certified Internet Associate (JNCIA)
Rank 565 554 549
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing JNCIA 27 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.031% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 7
Average daily rate
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£314 £295 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.35% -21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £285 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £305 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -18.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11109 9220 8729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.48% 18.01% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6529 5132 4572
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 539 401 602
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

JNCIA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JNCIA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

JNCIA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JNCIA
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JNCIA within the UK.

JNCIA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JNCIA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JNCIA within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

JNCIA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JNCIA
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JNCIA within the UK.

JNCIA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JNCIA
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JNCIA within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -20 24 £344 +16.52% 7
London +11 9 £375 +31.57% 4
North West -5 8 - -
South East -26 5 £300 -33.33% 1
Surrey - 3 - -
Berkshire -2 2 £300 -33.33%
Reading +17 1 - -
City of London -3 1 £295 +3.50% 1
Bracknell - 1 £300 -
Camberley - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Preston - - - -
Slough - - - -
West Malling - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Wales - - - -

JNCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JNCIA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JNCIA.

1 60 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (76.39%) CCNA
3 42 (58.33%) Juniper
4 40 (55.56%) Linux
5 37 (51.39%) UNIX
6 33 (45.83%) Cisco
7 30 (41.67%) CCSA
8 28 (38.89%) CCNP
9 24 (33.33%) CISSP
10 20 (27.78%) Telecoms
10 20 (27.78%) Junos
11 18 (25.00%) CISM
11 18 (25.00%) Firewall
11 18 (25.00%) VPN
12 17 (23.61%) VMware
12 17 (23.61%) Information Security
13 16 (22.22%) Ethernet
13 16 (22.22%) JNCIP
14 14 (19.44%) MPLS
14 14 (19.44%) BGP
15 13 (18.06%) CCIE
15 13 (18.06%) Windows
15 13 (18.06%) OSPF
16 12 (16.67%) Finance
16 12 (16.67%) Web Services
16 12 (16.67%) Citrix
16 12 (16.67%) BMC
16 12 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (16.67%) Puppet

JNCIA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JNCIA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JNCIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.78%) Junos
2 18 (25.00%) VPN
2 18 (25.00%) Firewall
3 16 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 14 (19.44%) MPLS
4 14 (19.44%) BGP
5 13 (18.06%) OSPF
6 11 (15.28%) WAN
6 11 (15.28%) DNS
7 10 (13.89%) IPv6
7 10 (13.89%) TCP/IP
8 9 (12.50%) Broadband
8 9 (12.50%) L2TP
8 9 (12.50%) RSVP
8 9 (12.50%) HSRP
9 8 (11.11%) BT 21CN
9 8 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (11.11%) VRRP
9 8 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (11.11%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) MySQL
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 4 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 12 (16.67%) Finance
3 8 (11.11%) Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Publishing
5 2 (2.78%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.39%) Law
6 1 (1.39%) German Language
6 1 (1.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Security Engineer
2 15 (20.83%) Network Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) IP Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) Project Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) Security Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Security Consultant
9 4 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Operational Security Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Cloud Consultant
10 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
11 2 (2.78%) Service Analyst
11 2 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (2.78%) Network Consultant
11 2 (2.78%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) Web Services
2 7 (9.72%) SOAP
3 3 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (1.39%) .NET
4 1 (1.39%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.39%) User Experience
2 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.39%) SecurID
2 1 (1.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 40 (55.56%) Linux
2 37 (51.39%) UNIX
3 13 (18.06%) Windows
4 7 (9.72%) Solaris
4 7 (9.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.17%) SUSE
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Information Security
2 8 (11.11%) DevOps
3 7 (9.72%) ITIL
3 7 (9.72%) Migration
4 5 (6.94%) Network Architecture
5 4 (5.56%) Network Design
5 4 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.78%) Change Control
6 2 (2.78%) Logistics
6 2 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.78%) Network Management
6 2 (2.78%) DNA
7 1 (1.39%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.39%) Service Management
7 1 (1.39%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.39%) Change Management
7 1 (1.39%) ITSM
7 1 (1.39%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) Java
1 7 (9.72%) Perl
2 3 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (76.39%) CCNA
3 30 (41.67%) CCSA
4 28 (38.89%) CCNP
5 24 (33.33%) CISSP
6 18 (25.00%) CISM
7 16 (22.22%) JNCIP
8 13 (18.06%) CCIE
9 11 (15.28%) JNCIS
10 8 (11.11%) CCIP
11 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
12 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
12 5 (6.94%) JNCIE
12 5 (6.94%) RHCE
13 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (5.56%) CCA
13 4 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (5.56%) MCP
13 4 (5.56%) MCSE
13 4 (5.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 12 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.72%) NFS
3 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (16.67%) Puppet
1 12 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 42 (58.33%) Juniper
2 33 (45.83%) Cisco
3 17 (23.61%) VMware
4 12 (16.67%) BMC
4 12 (16.67%) Citrix
5 10 (13.89%) Red Hat
5 10 (13.89%) Fortinet
6 9 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 8 (11.11%) Nokia
7 8 (11.11%) BT
8 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
8 7 (9.72%) Sun
8 7 (9.72%) Redknee
9 4 (5.56%) F5
9 4 (5.56%) Qualys
9 4 (5.56%) HP
9 4 (5.56%) Oracle
10 3 (4.17%) Dell
11 2 (2.78%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.78%) Huawei