Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for JNCIP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 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 > UK excluding London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 629 612 649
Rank change year-on-year -17 +37 0
Contract jobs citing JNCIP 18 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.033% 0.046% 0.048%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 14
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £300 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -21.31% -15.28%
10th Percentile £311 £276 £327
90th Percentile £503 £470 £551
UK median daily rate £413 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £44.75
UK median hourly rate £51.13 £50.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year +2.25% +4.17% -

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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 11,400 10,842 14,148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 20.70% 20.64% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,350 6,253 8,661
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +4.58% +0.66%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 745 729 693
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £12.52 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £47.97
UK median hourly rate £24.98 £27.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year -9.16% +3.77% +10.42%

JNCIP
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing JNCIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for JNCIP in the UK excluding London

JNCIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JNCIP in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for JNCIP in the UK excluding London

JNCIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JNCIP in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JNCIP in the UK excluding London

JNCIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JNCIP in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JNCIP in the UK excluding London

JNCIP
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JNCIP within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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 -9 7 £338 +12.50% 7
South West -17 4 - -
Midlands - 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 - -
Wales - 3 £450 -
JNCIP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for JNCIP.

1 18 (100.00%) Juniper
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) WAN
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (66.67%) Firewall
3 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 12 (66.67%) Junos
4 11 (61.11%) JNCIS
5 10 (55.56%) JNCIA
6 9 (50.00%) LAN
7 8 (44.44%) Network Security
7 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
7 8 (44.44%) Network Design
8 7 (38.89%) CCNP
8 7 (38.89%) MPLS
8 7 (38.89%) VPN
9 6 (33.33%) ITIL
9 6 (33.33%) Wireless
9 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
9 6 (33.33%) JNCIE
10 5 (27.78%) Degree
10 5 (27.78%) BGP
11 4 (22.22%) Broadband
11 4 (22.22%) ISDN
11 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
11 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
11 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery Management
12 3 (16.67%) Change Control
12 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server

JNCIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) Firewall
1 12 (66.67%) Junos
1 12 (66.67%) WAN
2 9 (50.00%) LAN
3 8 (44.44%) Network Security
4 7 (38.89%) MPLS
4 7 (38.89%) VPN
5 6 (33.33%) Wireless
6 5 (27.78%) BGP
7 4 (22.22%) Broadband
7 4 (22.22%) ISDN
7 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (11.11%) OSPF
9 2 (11.11%) RSVP
9 2 (11.11%) VLAN
9 2 (11.11%) VPLS
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Network Support
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Check Point Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Juniper Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) PKI
2 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Network Design
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Change Control
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery Management
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.11%) Network Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (5.56%) Demand Management
6 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) JNCIS
3 10 (55.56%) JNCIA
4 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) CCNP
6 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 6 (33.33%) JNCIE
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) CCNA
9 2 (11.11%) CCDP
10 1 (5.56%) CCDA
10 1 (5.56%) CCIE
10 1 (5.56%) CCSA
10 1 (5.56%) CCSE
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Juniper
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (5.56%) Avaya
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto