The table below looks at the statistics for JNCIS in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JNCIS over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper Networks Certified Internet Specialist (JNCIS)
Rank 593 547 577
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +30
Contract jobs citing JNCIS 19 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.051% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 11
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£450 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -

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
10493 9241 10108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.86% 17.55% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5969 5069 5210
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 479 624
Average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

JNCIS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

JNCIS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JNCIS
Daily Rate Trend

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

JNCIS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JNCIS
Hourly Rate Trend

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

JNCIS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JNCIS
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JNCIS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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 -23 18 £450 +40.62% 7
London +6 13 £450 +38.46% 2
City of London +21 3 £425 +21.42% 2
South East -7 2 £450 +20.00% 3
West Midlands -6 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Maidstone - - - - 1
Swindon - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - -
Wales - - - -

JNCIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JNCIS 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 JNCIS.

1 41 (95.35%) Juniper
2 36 (83.72%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (83.72%) Cisco
3 35 (81.40%) Firewall
4 32 (74.42%) CCNP
5 27 (62.79%) WAN
6 26 (60.47%) Finance
7 21 (48.84%) F5
8 17 (39.53%) Change Control
9 16 (37.21%) Financial Institution
9 16 (37.21%) JNCIA
10 15 (34.88%) Network Security
10 15 (34.88%) Blue Coat
10 15 (34.88%) CheckPoint
11 14 (32.56%) Multicast
12 13 (30.23%) OSPF
12 13 (30.23%) LAN
13 12 (27.91%) VPN
13 12 (27.91%) HP
13 12 (27.91%) McAfee
13 12 (27.91%) Problem Management
13 12 (27.91%) ProCurve
14 11 (25.58%) CCSE
14 11 (25.58%) BGP
14 11 (25.58%) Service Delivery
15 10 (23.26%) NetScreen
16 9 (20.93%) Banking
16 9 (20.93%) Network Design
17 8 (18.60%) CISSP
17 8 (18.60%) CCNA

JNCIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JNCIS 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 JNCIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 35 (81.40%) Firewall
2 27 (62.79%) WAN
3 15 (34.88%) Network Security
4 14 (32.56%) Multicast
5 13 (30.23%) LAN
5 13 (30.23%) OSPF
6 12 (27.91%) VPN
7 11 (25.58%) BGP
8 10 (23.26%) NetScreen
9 8 (18.60%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (16.28%) Internet
10 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
10 7 (16.28%) MPLS
11 6 (13.95%) Ethernet
11 6 (13.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (11.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (11.63%) Junos
13 4 (9.30%) IPsec
13 4 (9.30%) FWSM
13 4 (9.30%) EIGRP
General
1 26 (60.47%) Finance
2 16 (37.21%) Financial Institution
3 9 (20.93%) Banking
4 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.98%) International Banking
6 2 (4.65%) German Language
6 2 (4.65%) Law
6 2 (4.65%) Legal
7 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Security Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Network Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Security Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Security Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Implementation Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Network Security Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Network Design Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Network Team Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Economics
3 1 (2.33%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.65%) SUSE
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Change Control
2 12 (27.91%) Problem Management
3 11 (25.58%) Service Delivery
4 9 (20.93%) Network Design
5 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
5 6 (13.95%) ITIL
6 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.63%) Network Architecture
7 4 (9.30%) Migration
7 4 (9.30%) Cyber Security
8 3 (6.98%) Change Management
9 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.65%) Network Management
9 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.33%) Information Security
10 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.33%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (83.72%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (74.42%) CCNP
3 16 (37.21%) JNCIA
4 11 (25.58%) CCSE
5 8 (18.60%) CCNA
5 8 (18.60%) CISSP
6 7 (16.28%) JNCIP
7 6 (13.95%) CCIE
7 6 (13.95%) CCSP
8 5 (11.63%) CCDP
8 5 (11.63%) JNCIE
9 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
9 4 (9.30%) CCSA
10 2 (4.65%) CCDA
10 2 (4.65%) Degree
10 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
11 1 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) COBIT
2 3 (6.98%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) OPNET
1 1 (2.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 41 (95.35%) Juniper
2 36 (83.72%) Cisco
3 21 (48.84%) F5
4 15 (34.88%) CheckPoint
4 15 (34.88%) Blue Coat
5 12 (27.91%) McAfee
5 12 (27.91%) HP
5 12 (27.91%) ProCurve
6 4 (9.30%) Huawei
7 2 (4.65%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.65%) VMware
7 2 (4.65%) Citrix
7 2 (4.65%) Avaya
7 2 (4.65%) Dell
7 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) Nortel
8 1 (2.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (2.33%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.33%) Nokia
8 1 (2.33%) SGI