Period
to 23 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for JNCIP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 October 2021 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 Professional (JNCIP)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 717 488 729
Rank change year-on-year -229 +241 +116
Contract jobs citing JNCIP 22 6 62
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.022% 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.088% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 31
10th Percentile £333 " £375
25th Percentile £333 £463 £394
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year -21.05% - +18.75%
75th Percentile £463 £500 £518
90th Percentile " £508 £575
UK median daily rate £375 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -21.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
10th Percentile £38.88 " £43.13
25th Percentile £40.50 " £44.38
Median hourly rate £43.74 - £47.50
75th Percentile £46.75 " £50.00
90th Percentile £50.35 " £50.63
UK median hourly rate £43.74 - £47.50

JNCIP 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 12,594 6,814 15,578
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.73% 24.79% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,097 4,620 9,985
10th Percentile £310 £300 £263
25th Percentile £413 £388 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £481 £470
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.29% +4.44%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £568
90th Percentile £688 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 599 254 667
10th Percentile £12.30 £15.00 £14.00
25th Percentile £16.13 £20.03 £17.50
Median hourly rate £30.00 £33.63 £40.00
Median % change year-on-year -10.78% -15.94% +74.44%
75th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £50.00
90th Percentile £65.51 £64.50 £60.53
UK median hourly rate £32.25 £31.81 £39.34
% change year-on-year +1.40% -19.15% +71.55%

JNCIP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing JNCIP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for JNCIP in England

JNCIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JNCIP in England.

Daily rate trend for JNCIP in England

JNCIP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JNCIP in England over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for JNCIP in England

JNCIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JNCIP in England.

Hourly rate trend for JNCIP in England

JNCIP
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 JNCIP within the England region over the 6 months to 23 October 2021. 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 -79 10 £356 -27.06% 5
London -196 9 £450 -5.26% 3
East of England - 2 £375 -
South West - 1 £407 -
JNCIP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing JNCIP 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 JNCIP.

1 22 (100.00%) CCNP
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (86.36%) Juniper
3 16 (72.73%) Cisco
4 11 (50.00%) JNCIS
5 9 (40.91%) BGP
5 9 (40.91%) MPLS
6 8 (36.36%) LAN
6 8 (36.36%) WAN
6 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 8 (36.36%) VPN
7 7 (31.82%) DHCP
7 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
7 7 (31.82%) CCNA
7 7 (31.82%) OSPF
7 7 (31.82%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) JNCIA
7 7 (31.82%) Network Management
8 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) Firewall
8 6 (27.27%) CCIE
8 6 (27.27%) Nokia
8 6 (27.27%) DNS
8 6 (27.27%) Windows
8 6 (27.27%) Linux
8 6 (27.27%) Fibre Optics
8 6 (27.27%) Social Skills
9 5 (22.73%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (22.73%) HTTP
9 5 (22.73%) Dell

JNCIP
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 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (4.55%) AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Azure
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) BGP
1 9 (40.91%) MPLS
2 8 (36.36%) LAN
2 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 8 (36.36%) VPN
2 8 (36.36%) WAN
3 7 (31.82%) DHCP
3 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
3 7 (31.82%) OSPF
4 6 (27.27%) DNS
4 6 (27.27%) Firewall
5 5 (22.73%) HTTP
6 4 (18.18%) Ethernet VPN
6 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (18.18%) Wireless
6 4 (18.18%) WLAN
7 3 (13.64%) 5G
7 3 (13.64%) SDH
7 3 (13.64%) VXLAN
8 2 (9.09%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (27.27%) Social Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Organisational Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Design Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) IP Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IP Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Principal Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Transmission Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Transmission Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Fibre Optics
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Network Management
2 5 (22.73%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (22.73%) Network Design
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (13.64%) Use Case
5 2 (9.09%) Business Case
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) OSINT
5 2 (9.09%) Presales
5 2 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (9.09%) Security Patching
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Leadership
5 2 (9.09%) Threat Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Threat Management
5 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CCNP
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (50.00%) JNCIS
3 7 (31.82%) CCNA
3 7 (31.82%) JNCIA
4 6 (27.27%) CCIE
4 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) CCDA
5 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) CCDP
6 3 (13.64%) CISSP
7 2 (9.09%) CCSA
7 2 (9.09%) CCSP
7 2 (9.09%) CEH
7 2 (9.09%) CISA
7 2 (9.09%) CISM
7 2 (9.09%) CSSLP
7 2 (9.09%) GIAC
7 2 (9.09%) OCA
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) HIPAA
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Juniper
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco
3 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 6 (27.27%) Nokia
5 5 (22.73%) Dell
5 5 (22.73%) SolarWinds
6 4 (18.18%) Aruba
7 3 (13.64%) AirMagnet
7 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
7 3 (13.64%) Ekahau
7 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
8 2 (9.09%) Arista
8 2 (9.09%) Ciena
8 2 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (9.09%) F5
8 2 (9.09%) LogLogic
8 2 (9.09%) Meraki
9 1 (4.55%) ADVA
9 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
9 1 (4.55%) Riverbed