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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 540 587 603
Rank change year-on-year +47 +16  
Contract jobs citing JNCIA 48 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.067% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 8
Median daily rate £400 £525 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.80% +55.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £325 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +23.07% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year +55.73% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8353 10611 9617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 19.43% 21.47% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5020 6700 5645
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £255 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 363 488
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +15.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.20 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

JNCIA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing JNCIA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
South East +20 16 £390 +17.29% 2
London -4 15 £400 -24.70% 1
West Midlands - 7 - -
North East - 5 £475 -
North West +21 3 £400 +23.07%
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
South West - 1 - -
JNCIA
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JNCIA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for JNCIA.

1 104 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 103 (88.03%) Juniper
3 94 (80.34%) Cisco
4 86 (73.50%) Firewall
5 76 (64.96%) LAN
5 76 (64.96%) Security Cleared
6 67 (57.26%) WAN
7 62 (52.99%) CCNP
8 59 (50.43%) Network Design
9 55 (47.01%) CCNA
10 54 (46.15%) SC Cleared
10 54 (46.15%) F5
11 51 (43.59%) HP
12 50 (42.74%) CCSA
12 50 (42.74%) Wireless
12 50 (42.74%) Riverbed
12 50 (42.74%) Fortinet
13 48 (41.03%) JNCIE
13 48 (41.03%) CheckPoint
13 48 (41.03%) ITIL
14 46 (39.32%) CCIE
14 46 (39.32%) Service Management
15 45 (38.46%) CCDP
16 44 (37.61%) CCIP
16 44 (37.61%) CCSE
16 44 (37.61%) FortiGate
17 42 (35.90%) ITSM
18 37 (31.62%) JNCIS
19 36 (30.77%) BIG-IP
20 32 (27.35%) Telecoms

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (8.55%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.27%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 86 (73.50%) Firewall
2 76 (64.96%) LAN
3 67 (57.26%) WAN
4 50 (42.74%) Wireless
5 36 (30.77%) BIG-IP
6 23 (19.66%) Junos
7 18 (15.38%) Network Security
8 17 (14.53%) BGP
8 17 (14.53%) OSPF
9 16 (13.68%) TCP/IP
10 14 (11.97%) VLAN
11 11 (9.40%) DNS
11 11 (9.40%) VPN
12 10 (8.55%) DHCP
12 10 (8.55%) Ethernet
12 10 (8.55%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (7.69%) VoIP
14 8 (6.84%) HTTP
14 8 (6.84%) IP Telephony
14 8 (6.84%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (2.56%) MongoDB
1 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.71%) MySQL
2 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
General
1 32 (27.35%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.56%) Finance
3 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (58.97%) Network Engineer
2 13 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (10.26%) Security Engineer
4 11 (9.40%) Architect
4 11 (9.40%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (9.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Network Architect
6 9 (7.69%) Juniper Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Network Design Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Voice Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Voice Network Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Data Centre Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Design Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Network Specialist
10 4 (3.42%) Network Support
10 4 (3.42%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) Web Services
2 4 (3.42%) Middleware
3 3 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.93%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.26%) Data Centre
3 11 (9.40%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.84%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.27%) CMDB
6 5 (4.27%) PKI
6 5 (4.27%) YubiKey
7 2 (1.71%) CESG
7 2 (1.71%) Social Media
7 2 (1.71%) Social Network
8 1 (0.85%) IPTV
8 1 (0.85%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.85%) Replication
8 1 (0.85%) STB
8 1 (0.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.38%) Linux
2 14 (11.97%) Windows
3 11 (9.40%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.98%) SUSE
5 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.42%) Unix
7 3 (2.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.43%) Network Design
2 48 (41.03%) ITIL
3 46 (39.32%) Service Management
4 42 (35.90%) ITSM
5 12 (10.26%) Network Management
6 10 (8.55%) Load Balancing
7 9 (7.69%) Network Architecture
8 8 (6.84%) Configuration Management
9 7 (5.98%) Migration
10 6 (5.13%) Change Management
10 6 (5.13%) Performance Management
11 5 (4.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 5 (4.27%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 5 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
12 4 (3.42%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (3.42%) Change Control
12 4 (3.42%) Compliance Management
12 4 (3.42%) Information Security
12 4 (3.42%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 104 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (64.96%) Security Cleared
3 62 (52.99%) CCNP
4 55 (47.01%) CCNA
5 54 (46.15%) SC Cleared
6 50 (42.74%) CCSA
7 48 (41.03%) JNCIE
8 46 (39.32%) CCIE
9 45 (38.46%) CCDP
10 44 (37.61%) CCIP
10 44 (37.61%) CCSE
11 37 (31.62%) JNCIS
12 32 (27.35%) HP ASE
12 32 (27.35%) HP MASE
13 27 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
13 27 (23.08%) Degree
14 20 (17.09%) JNCIP
15 18 (15.38%) DV Cleared
16 8 (6.84%) CISSP
17 7 (5.98%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) HIPAA
1 3 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.84%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.27%) Firmware
4 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 44 (37.61%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.85%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 103 (88.03%) Juniper
2 94 (80.34%) Cisco
3 54 (46.15%) F5
4 51 (43.59%) HP
5 50 (42.74%) Fortinet
5 50 (42.74%) Riverbed
6 48 (41.03%) CheckPoint
7 32 (27.35%) Aruba
8 14 (11.97%) Dell
9 9 (7.69%) VMware
10 8 (6.84%) Meraki
10 8 (6.84%) Palo Alto
11 7 (5.98%) Red Hat
12 6 (5.13%) EMC
12 6 (5.13%) SolarWinds
13 5 (4.27%) Aerohive Networks
13 5 (4.27%) Microsoft
14 4 (3.42%) SevOne
15 3 (2.56%) Splunk
15 3 (2.56%) TippingPoint