Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for JNCIA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Juniper Networks Certified Internet Associate (JNCIA)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 816 683 771
Rank change year-on-year -133 +88 +12
Contract jobs citing JNCIA 34 123 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.15% 0.077%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.72% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 75 39
England median daily rate £233 £385 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.61% -12.00% +40.00%
10th Percentile £167 £261 £207
90th Percentile £458 £488 £575
UK median daily rate £235 £375 £445
% change year-on-year -37.33% -15.73% +42.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
England median hourly rate £10.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -80.00% - -
UK median hourly rate £10.00 £33.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -70.15% +63.41% -59.00%

JNCIA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17,166 16,972 20,840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.89% 20.26% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,261 10,452 13,151
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £261 £250
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.36% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 775 867 729
England median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +7.14% +24.44%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.00 £12.02
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £53.15
UK median hourly rate £24.69 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -17.72% -7.69% +44.44%

JNCIA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing JNCIA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for JNCIA in England

JNCIA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JNCIA in England

JNCIA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JNCIA in England over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JNCIA in England

JNCIA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JNCIA in England

JNCIA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JNCIA within the England region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -44 17 £235 -41.25% 4
South East -41 11 £190 -50.97% 4
Midlands -18 6 - - 1
West Midlands -23 6 - -
JNCIA
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JNCIA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for JNCIA.

1 30 (88.24%) Juniper
2 20 (58.82%) WAN
2 20 (58.82%) Cisco
3 18 (52.94%) CCNA
3 18 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (52.94%) BGP
4 17 (50.00%) JNCIS
5 15 (44.12%) Firewall
6 14 (41.18%) MPLS
6 14 (41.18%) JNCIP
7 13 (38.24%) VPN
8 11 (32.35%) OSPF
8 11 (32.35%) CCNP
9 10 (29.41%) VLAN
10 9 (26.47%) LAN
11 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
12 7 (20.59%) Junos
12 7 (20.59%) Linux
12 7 (20.59%) DNS
12 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (17.65%) RSVP
13 6 (17.65%) IPsec
13 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
13 6 (17.65%) VPLS
14 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
14 5 (14.71%) EIGRP
14 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
14 5 (14.71%) VMware
14 5 (14.71%) Internet
14 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP

JNCIA
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) WAN
2 18 (52.94%) BGP
3 15 (44.12%) Firewall
4 14 (41.18%) MPLS
5 13 (38.24%) VPN
6 11 (32.35%) OSPF
7 10 (29.41%) VLAN
8 9 (26.47%) LAN
9 7 (20.59%) DNS
9 7 (20.59%) Junos
10 6 (17.65%) IPsec
10 6 (17.65%) RSVP
10 6 (17.65%) VPLS
11 5 (14.71%) DHCP
11 5 (14.71%) EIGRP
11 5 (14.71%) Internet
11 5 (14.71%) SMTP
11 5 (14.71%) Spanning Tree
11 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
12 4 (11.76%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Network Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Juniper Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) NOC Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Network Support
6 3 (8.82%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Support
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) CMDB
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Check Point GAiA
3 2 (5.88%) Unix
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.82%) Network Virtualisation
3 3 (8.82%) Patch Management
3 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (5.88%) Content Management
4 2 (5.88%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.94%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (2.94%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (2.94%) High Availability
5 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.94%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) AWK
1 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.94%) C
1 1 (2.94%) C++
1 1 (2.94%) Perl
1 1 (2.94%) sed
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) CCNA
1 18 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (50.00%) JNCIS
3 14 (41.18%) JNCIP
4 11 (32.35%) CCNP
5 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
7 3 (8.82%) CCENT
7 3 (8.82%) CCSA
7 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
7 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (5.88%) BICSI Certification
8 2 (5.88%) JNCIE
8 2 (5.88%) LPIC
8 2 (5.88%) MCSE
8 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (5.88%) RHCE
8 2 (5.88%) RHCT
9 1 (2.94%) CCSP
9 1 (2.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VirtualBox
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Firmware
2 2 (5.88%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Cacti
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Juniper
2 20 (58.82%) Cisco
3 5 (14.71%) VMware
4 4 (11.76%) F5
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.82%) Aruba
5 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.82%) Palo Alto
5 3 (8.82%) Qualys
5 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.88%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.94%) Brocade
7 1 (2.94%) McAfee
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.94%) Zscaler