Period
to 23 October 2021

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 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 Specialist (JNCIS)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 722 488 760
Rank change year-on-year -234 +272 +85
Contract jobs citing JNCIS 17 6 31
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.022% 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.088% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 12
10th Percentile £333 £277 £315
25th Percentile £338 £308 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £356 £369 £381
Median % change year-on-year -3.57% -3.28% +12.13%
75th Percentile £388 £433 £461
90th Percentile £420 £466 £508
UK median daily rate £356 £475 £381
% change year-on-year -25.14% +24.59% +12.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
10th Percentile £38.88 " "
25th Percentile £40.50 " £46.25
Median hourly rate £43.74 - £48.75
75th Percentile £46.75 " £50.00
90th Percentile £50.35 " "
UK median hourly rate £43.74 - £48.75

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 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%

JNCIS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for JNCIS in England

JNCIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for JNCIS in England

JNCIS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Daily rate histogram for JNCIS in England

JNCIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

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 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
London -197 8 £348 -26.84% 3
South East -81 7 £356 - 1
East of England -57 2 £375 +42.86%
JNCIS
UK

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

1 17 (100.00%) Juniper
2 15 (88.24%) CCNP
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (64.71%) LAN
3 11 (64.71%) JNCIP
4 10 (58.82%) Firewall
5 9 (52.94%) VPN
5 9 (52.94%) Cisco
5 9 (52.94%) BGP
6 8 (47.06%) WAN
7 7 (41.18%) OSPF
7 7 (41.18%) JNCIA
7 7 (41.18%) VMware
7 7 (41.18%) CCNA
7 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
8 6 (35.29%) Fibre Optics
8 6 (35.29%) DHCP
8 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
8 6 (35.29%) Windows
8 6 (35.29%) Linux
8 6 (35.29%) DNS
9 5 (29.41%) HTTP
9 5 (29.41%) CCDA
9 5 (29.41%) CCDP
9 5 (29.41%) Dell
9 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
9 5 (29.41%) IPsec
9 5 (29.41%) Palo Alto
9 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (5.88%) AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Azure
2 1 (5.88%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) LAN
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) BGP
3 9 (52.94%) VPN
4 8 (47.06%) WAN
5 7 (41.18%) OSPF
6 6 (35.29%) DHCP
6 6 (35.29%) DNS
6 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (29.41%) HTTP
7 5 (29.41%) IPsec
7 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) Wireless
9 3 (17.65%) DAB
9 3 (17.65%) MPLS
9 3 (17.65%) Network Security
10 2 (11.76%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (11.76%) Ethernet VPN
10 2 (11.76%) Junos
General
1 3 (17.65%) Social Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) IP Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) IP Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Principal Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Transmission Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Fibre Optics
2 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Network Management
2 4 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) Operational Stability
4 2 (11.76%) OSINT
4 2 (11.76%) Presales
4 2 (11.76%) Proactive Maintenance
4 2 (11.76%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Security Patching
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Leadership
4 2 (11.76%) Threat Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Threat Management
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) CCNP
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (64.71%) JNCIP
3 7 (41.18%) CCNA
3 7 (41.18%) JNCIA
3 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 5 (29.41%) CCDA
4 5 (29.41%) CCDP
5 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) CCIE
6 2 (11.76%) CCIE Security
6 2 (11.76%) CCIE Service Provider
6 2 (11.76%) CCMSE
6 2 (11.76%) CCSE
6 2 (11.76%) CCSP
6 2 (11.76%) CISSP
6 2 (11.76%) CRISC
6 2 (11.76%) CSSLP
6 2 (11.76%) OCA
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Juniper
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Dell
4 5 (29.41%) Palo Alto
4 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
5 3 (17.65%) Brocade
6 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Ciena
6 2 (11.76%) LogLogic
6 2 (11.76%) Nokia
7 1 (5.88%) F5
7 1 (5.88%) Fortinet