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 8 December 2016 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper Networks Certified Internet Specialist (JNCIS)
Rank 585 619 619
Rank change year-on-year
+34 0
Contract jobs citing JNCIS 36 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.045% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 10
Median daily rate £255 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.31% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £425 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £475 £369
% change year-on-year
-28.94% +28.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 -
UK excluding London median 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
10173 11414 11714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.44% 20.67% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6465 6892 6680
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 560 556
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £17.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +58.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.75 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

JNCIS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JNCIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JNCIS within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

JNCIS Daily Rate Histogram 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 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JNCIS within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +34 36 £255 -46.31% 13
London +6 23 £210 -50.58% 5
South East +44 11 £319 - 5
New Malden -6 6 - -
Hampshire - 5 £399 - 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £300 -
Basingstoke - 4 £460 - 2
Berkshire +11 1 £300 -
Reading -1 1 £300 -
Birmingham -12 1 - - 1
West Midlands -12 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £400 -
Manchester - 1 £400 -
Oxford - 1 £300 -
Kidlington - 1 - -

JNCIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JNCIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JNCIS.

1 63 (98.44%) Juniper
2 51 (79.69%) Firewall
3 49 (76.56%) Cisco
4 42 (65.63%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (60.94%) CCNP
6 35 (54.69%) JNCIA
7 33 (51.56%) JNCIP
8 29 (45.31%) Network Security
9 26 (40.63%) WAN
10 24 (37.50%) VPN
11 23 (35.94%) F5
12 22 (34.38%) LAN
13 19 (29.69%) Load Balancing
13 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
13 19 (29.69%) CCNA
14 18 (28.13%) CheckPoint
14 18 (28.13%) Blue Coat
15 16 (25.00%) Fortinet
16 15 (23.44%) Palo Alto
16 15 (23.44%) SC Cleared
16 15 (23.44%) Finance
17 14 (21.88%) Network Design
18 12 (18.75%) OSPF
18 12 (18.75%) BGP
18 12 (18.75%) Wireless
18 12 (18.75%) CCIE
18 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
18 12 (18.75%) Linux
18 12 (18.75%) FortiGate
19 11 (17.19%) Aruba

JNCIS
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) IaaS
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (79.69%) Firewall
2 29 (45.31%) Network Security
3 26 (40.63%) WAN
4 24 (37.50%) VPN
5 22 (34.38%) LAN
6 12 (18.75%) BGP
6 12 (18.75%) OSPF
6 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 12 (18.75%) Wireless
7 10 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (15.63%) IPsec
8 9 (14.06%) DHCP
8 9 (14.06%) DNS
8 9 (14.06%) LDAP
9 8 (12.50%) Ethernet
9 8 (12.50%) HTTP
10 7 (10.94%) Junos
10 7 (10.94%) SAN
11 6 (9.38%) MPLS
11 6 (9.38%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) NonStop SQL
General
1 15 (23.44%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Network Engineer
2 23 (35.94%) Architect
3 20 (31.25%) Network Architect
4 16 (25.00%) Network Security Architect
4 16 (25.00%) Security Architect
5 12 (18.75%) Juniper Engineer
6 11 (17.19%) Security Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (10.94%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (10.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Firewall Architect
9 5 (7.81%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) Web Services
2 2 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 10 (15.63%) PKI
3 9 (14.06%) YubiKey
4 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.69%) CMDB
7 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.13%) e-Health
8 1 (1.56%) CESG
8 1 (1.56%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Linux
2 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.94%) SUSE
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Load Balancing
2 14 (21.88%) Network Design
3 11 (17.19%) Change Management
4 10 (15.63%) Capacity Management
5 9 (14.06%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.06%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 7 (10.94%) Network Architecture
6 7 (10.94%) Network Management
7 6 (9.38%) Change Control
7 6 (9.38%) Compliance Management
8 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (6.25%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.25%) Web Filtering
10 3 (4.69%) ITIL
11 2 (3.13%) Boundary Protection
11 2 (3.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (65.63%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (60.94%) CCNP
3 35 (54.69%) JNCIA
4 33 (51.56%) JNCIP
5 19 (29.69%) CCNA
5 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
6 15 (23.44%) SC Cleared
7 12 (18.75%) CCIE
8 8 (12.50%) CCDA
9 6 (9.38%) CCDP
10 5 (7.81%) CCSE
10 5 (7.81%) CISSP
11 3 (4.69%) BICSI Certification
11 3 (4.69%) CCSA
11 3 (4.69%) LPIC
11 3 (4.69%) MCSE
11 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (4.69%) RHCE
12 2 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (3.13%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) HIPAA
2 4 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.69%) Firmware
4 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (18.75%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.13%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 63 (98.44%) Juniper
2 49 (76.56%) Cisco
3 23 (35.94%) F5
4 18 (28.13%) Blue Coat
4 18 (28.13%) CheckPoint
5 16 (25.00%) Fortinet
6 15 (23.44%) Palo Alto
7 11 (17.19%) Aerohive Networks
7 11 (17.19%) Aruba
8 10 (15.63%) Brocade
8 10 (15.63%) Dell
9 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
9 9 (14.06%) VMware
10 8 (12.50%) Red Hat
11 6 (9.38%) Riverbed
12 4 (6.25%) Intel Security
13 3 (4.69%) HP
14 2 (3.13%) CA
14 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
15 1 (1.56%) Fujitsu