Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for JNCIS 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 Specialist (JNCIS)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 804 805 831
Rank change year-on-year +1 +26 -14
Contract jobs citing JNCIS 45 71 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.048% 0.073% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.36% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 39 19
England median daily rate £375 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £191 £198 £375
90th Percentile £488 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £375 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -28.57% +10.53% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
England median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £50.00

JNCIS 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%

JNCIS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for JNCIS in England

JNCIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JNCIS in England

JNCIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JNCIS in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JNCIS in England

JNCIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JNCIS in England

JNCIS
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 JNCIS 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
London -56 17 £390 -25.71% 2
South East +11 12 £230 +17.82% 1
East of England - 7 £403 -
South West +14 4 - -
North of England +61 3 £365 -8.75%
North East - 2 £365 -
West Midlands +22 1 - -
North West +21 1 - -
Midlands +18 1 - -
JNCIS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for JNCIS.

1 44 (97.78%) Juniper
2 34 (75.56%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (68.89%) Cisco
4 29 (64.44%) JNCIA
5 25 (55.56%) CCNA
6 24 (53.33%) LAN
6 24 (53.33%) JNCIP
7 22 (48.89%) Firewall
8 21 (46.67%) CCNP
9 17 (37.78%) WAN
10 15 (33.33%) VPN
10 15 (33.33%) Network Design
10 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
10 15 (33.33%) Junos
11 14 (31.11%) DNS
12 13 (28.89%) DHCP
13 12 (26.67%) Linux
13 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
13 12 (26.67%) Network Security
14 11 (24.44%) VLAN
14 11 (24.44%) BGP
14 11 (24.44%) OSPF
15 10 (22.22%) HP
15 10 (22.22%) Ethernet
15 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
16 9 (20.00%) VMware
16 9 (20.00%) Dell
17 8 (17.78%) VMware ESXi
17 8 (17.78%) ITIL
17 8 (17.78%) Wireless

JNCIS
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 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.89%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 24 (53.33%) LAN
2 22 (48.89%) Firewall
3 17 (37.78%) WAN
4 15 (33.33%) Junos
4 15 (33.33%) VPN
5 14 (31.11%) DNS
6 13 (28.89%) DHCP
7 12 (26.67%) Network Security
7 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
8 11 (24.44%) BGP
8 11 (24.44%) OSPF
8 11 (24.44%) VLAN
9 10 (22.22%) Ethernet
10 8 (17.78%) Wireless
11 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (13.33%) HTTP
12 5 (11.11%) SAN
13 4 (8.89%) DWDM
13 4 (8.89%) MPLS
13 4 (8.89%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Network Support
5 4 (8.89%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Juniper Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Network Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Secure Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) LAMP
1 3 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.89%) CMDB
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) SUSE
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.67%) CentOS
4 3 (6.67%) Debian
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Network Design
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL
3 7 (15.56%) Migration
3 7 (15.56%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (13.33%) Network Management
5 5 (11.11%) Network Architecture
6 3 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.44%) Product Management
7 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.44%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (4.44%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.22%) Change Management
8 1 (2.22%) Information Security
8 1 (2.22%) ITSM
8 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.22%) QMS
8 1 (2.22%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (75.56%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (64.44%) JNCIA
3 25 (55.56%) CCNA
4 24 (53.33%) JNCIP
5 21 (46.67%) CCNP
6 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 8 (17.78%) JNCIE
9 7 (15.56%) CCDP
10 6 (13.33%) CCDA
11 5 (11.11%) CCSA
11 5 (11.11%) CCSE
11 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
12 4 (8.89%) BICSI Certification
12 4 (8.89%) LPIC
12 4 (8.89%) MCSE
12 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (8.89%) RHCE
13 3 (6.67%) CCIE
13 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) Firmware
4 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Ansible
1 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.22%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 44 (97.78%) Juniper
2 31 (68.89%) Cisco
3 10 (22.22%) HP
4 9 (20.00%) Dell
4 9 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (11.11%) Brocade
5 5 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.89%) Aruba
6 4 (8.89%) F5
6 4 (8.89%) Fortinet
6 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.89%) Riverbed
7 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.44%) TippingPoint
9 1 (2.22%) 3Com
9 1 (2.22%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (2.22%) Fujitsu
9 1 (2.22%) Radware
9 1 (2.22%) Remedy