The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for JNCIS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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 Specialist (JNCIS)
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 267 264
Rank change year-on-year +25 -3  
Contract jobs citing JNCIS 8 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.044% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.16% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £255 £390 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.61% +14.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £262 £375 £450
% change year-on-year -30.13% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1879 2536 2348
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 24.19% 28.11% 24.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1030 1479 1307
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £286 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 96 121
Median hourly rate £18.00 £24.06 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.18% +11.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

JNCIS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for JNCIS in the South East

JNCIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JNCIS in the South East

JNCIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JNCIS in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JNCIS in the South East

JNCIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JNCIS in the South East

JNCIS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JNCIS within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Hampshire - 5 £328 - 2
Surrey - 3 £190 -
JNCIS
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South East region with a requirement for JNCIS.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Juniper
2 18 (90.00%) JNCIA
3 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (75.00%) CCNA
5 14 (70.00%) Junos
6 13 (65.00%) LAN
7 12 (60.00%) OSPF
7 12 (60.00%) BGP
8 11 (55.00%) VLAN
8 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
9 8 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (40.00%) Network Design
9 8 (40.00%) Migration
9 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
10 7 (35.00%) Firewall
11 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
12 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
12 5 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (25.00%) CMDB
12 5 (25.00%) LPIC
12 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (25.00%) RHCE
12 5 (25.00%) Firmware
12 5 (25.00%) Linux
12 5 (25.00%) MCSE
12 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
12 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
12 5 (25.00%) HP
12 5 (25.00%) Dell

JNCIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 5 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Junos
2 13 (65.00%) LAN
3 12 (60.00%) BGP
3 12 (60.00%) OSPF
4 11 (55.00%) VLAN
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (35.00%) Firewall
7 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
7 4 (20.00%) Network Security
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (15.00%) SSL
8 3 (15.00%) WAN
9 2 (10.00%) VPN
10 1 (5.00%) DHCP
10 1 (5.00%) DNS
10 1 (5.00%) DWDM
10 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
10 1 (5.00%) MPLS
10 1 (5.00%) RSVP
10 1 (5.00%) VoIP
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Migration
1 8 (40.00%) Network Design
2 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (15.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) JNCIA
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (75.00%) CCNA
4 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) BICSI Certification
6 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) LPIC
6 5 (25.00%) MCSE
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (25.00%) RHCE
7 4 (20.00%) JNCIP
8 3 (15.00%) CISSP
9 1 (5.00%) CCDP
9 1 (5.00%) CCNP
9 1 (5.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) HIPAA
1 3 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (25.00%) Dell
2 5 (25.00%) HP
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Brocade
4 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (15.00%) F5
4 3 (15.00%) McAfee
4 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.00%) VMware