Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 790 793 791
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 -9
Contract jobs citing JNCIA 59 83 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.063% 0.086% 0.077%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.42% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 48 50
England median daily rate £400 £406 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% -22.62% +40.00%
10th Percentile £185 £197 £329
90th Percentile £488 £575 £706
UK median daily rate £395 £400 £525
% change year-on-year -1.25% -23.81% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
England median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

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 17652 19773 20752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.77% 20.47% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10847 12342 12638
England median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £231 £250 £250
90th Percentile £600 £592 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 821 763 1004
England median hourly rate £25.12 £26.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.38% +8.33% +26.32%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.14 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.77 £49.19
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.94% +6.00% +31.58%

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
South East +18 21 £344 +17.02% 1
London -46 18 £475 -7.32% 5
North of England +62 9 £435 +43.80% 1
North West +22 5 £450 +76.47% 1
West Midlands +16 5 - -
Midlands +11 5 - -
South West +12 4 - -
Yorkshire +16 3 £435 +20.00%
East of England - 2 - - 1
North East - 1 £400 -
JNCIA
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 48 (81.36%) Cisco Certification
1 48 (81.36%) Juniper
2 37 (62.71%) Cisco
2 37 (62.71%) Firewall
3 33 (55.93%) CCNA
4 32 (54.24%) LAN
5 29 (49.15%) JNCIS
6 28 (47.46%) WAN
7 26 (44.07%) CCNP
7 26 (44.07%) Security Cleared
8 22 (37.29%) Network Design
9 21 (35.59%) SC Cleared
10 20 (33.90%) JNCIP
11 18 (30.51%) ITIL
12 17 (28.81%) Linux
12 17 (28.81%) Wireless
13 15 (25.42%) CCSA
13 15 (25.42%) JNCIE
13 15 (25.42%) VPN
13 15 (25.42%) Junos
14 14 (23.73%) CCIE
14 14 (23.73%) Windows
15 13 (22.03%) HP
15 13 (22.03%) CheckPoint
15 13 (22.03%) F5
16 12 (20.34%) Riverbed
16 12 (20.34%) Fortinet
16 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
16 12 (20.34%) DNS
17 11 (18.64%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (11.86%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.78%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 37 (62.71%) Firewall
2 32 (54.24%) LAN
3 28 (47.46%) WAN
4 17 (28.81%) Wireless
5 15 (25.42%) Junos
5 15 (25.42%) VPN
6 12 (20.34%) DNS
7 11 (18.64%) BIG-IP
7 11 (18.64%) Network Security
7 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
8 10 (16.95%) DHCP
9 9 (15.25%) SAN
10 7 (11.86%) Ethernet
10 7 (11.86%) ISDN
11 6 (10.17%) HTTP
11 6 (10.17%) MPLS
12 5 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (8.47%) OSPF
13 4 (6.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 4 (6.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
2 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (15.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Advertising
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (55.93%) Network Engineer
2 14 (23.73%) Juniper Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Security Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Design Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Network Design Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Data Centre Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Network Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Network Specialist
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (5.08%) Middleware
1 3 (5.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
1 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) CMDB
3 4 (6.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Linux
2 14 (23.73%) Windows
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.47%) SUSE
5 5 (8.47%) Unix
5 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.08%) Debian
7 3 (5.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Network Design
2 18 (30.51%) ITIL
3 11 (18.64%) Service Management
4 9 (15.25%) ITSM
5 7 (11.86%) Information Security
5 7 (11.86%) Network Management
6 6 (10.17%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (8.47%) Network Architecture
7 5 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (6.78%) Change Management
9 3 (5.08%) Migration
10 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.39%) CRM
10 2 (3.39%) Data Encryption
10 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.39%) Performance Management
10 2 (3.39%) Product Management
10 2 (3.39%) Programme Management
11 1 (1.69%) Proactive Monitoring
11 1 (1.69%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) C
3 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (81.36%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (55.93%) CCNA
3 29 (49.15%) JNCIS
4 26 (44.07%) CCNP
4 26 (44.07%) Security Cleared
5 21 (35.59%) SC Cleared
6 20 (33.90%) JNCIP
7 15 (25.42%) CCSA
7 15 (25.42%) JNCIE
8 14 (23.73%) CCIE
9 9 (15.25%) CCDP
9 9 (15.25%) CCIP
9 9 (15.25%) CCSE
10 7 (11.86%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (11.86%) Degree
10 7 (11.86%) HP ASE
10 7 (11.86%) HP MASE
11 6 (10.17%) CCDA
11 6 (10.17%) CISM
11 6 (10.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) COBIT
2 1 (1.69%) GDPR
2 1 (1.69%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) Firmware
2 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.39%) Ansible
2 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.39%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 48 (81.36%) Juniper
2 37 (62.71%) Cisco
3 13 (22.03%) CheckPoint
3 13 (22.03%) F5
3 13 (22.03%) HP
4 12 (20.34%) Fortinet
4 12 (20.34%) Riverbed
5 11 (18.64%) Aruba
5 11 (18.64%) VMware
6 9 (15.25%) Dell
7 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.08%) Apple
9 3 (5.08%) Motorola
9 3 (5.08%) Splunk
10 2 (3.39%) EMC
10 2 (3.39%) Huawei
10 2 (3.39%) Oracle
11 1 (1.69%) TippingPoint