Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 645 622 637
Rank change year-on-year -23 +15 +13
Contract jobs citing JNCIP 18 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.032% 0.047% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 16
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -30.23% +1.18%
10th Percentile £311 £270 £294
90th Percentile £538 £435 £738
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £428
% change year-on-year - -0.70% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £44.75
UK median hourly rate - £55.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 11,927 10,950 13,101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 21.49% 20.43% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,797 6,353 8,132
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.38% +2.84%
10th Percentile £250 £208 £225
90th Percentile £575 £560 £550
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 730 698 707
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.69 £26.68 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.04% -1.18% +8.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £26.50 £25.50 £25.69
% change year-on-year +3.92% -0.73% +2.75%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 11 £431 +59.72% 8
West Midlands - 3 - -
Midlands - 3 - - 3
South West -32 2 - -
East of England -9 1 £400 - 6
Wales -26 1 - -
JNCIP
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 15 (83.33%) Juniper
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 13 (72.22%) JNCIS
4 12 (66.67%) JNCIA
4 12 (66.67%) Firewall
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (61.11%) WAN
6 9 (50.00%) VPN
6 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (50.00%) Junos
7 7 (38.89%) CCNP
7 7 (38.89%) LAN
7 7 (38.89%) Wireless
7 7 (38.89%) JNCIE
7 7 (38.89%) Network Security
8 6 (33.33%) Network Design
8 6 (33.33%) MPLS
8 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
9 5 (27.78%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (27.78%) OSPF
9 5 (27.78%) BGP
9 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
10 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
10 4 (22.22%) Degree
10 4 (22.22%) Broadband
10 4 (22.22%) ISDN
10 4 (22.22%) ITIL
10 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery Management

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 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) WAN
3 9 (50.00%) Junos
3 9 (50.00%) VPN
4 7 (38.89%) LAN
4 7 (38.89%) Network Security
4 7 (38.89%) Wireless
5 6 (33.33%) MPLS
6 5 (27.78%) BGP
6 5 (27.78%) OSPF
7 4 (22.22%) Broadband
7 4 (22.22%) ISDN
7 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 3 (16.67%) Internet
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (11.11%) VPLS
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (5.56%) DSL
10 1 (5.56%) RSVP
10 1 (5.56%) SONET
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Network Support
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) IP Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Network Design
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Change Control
3 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery Management
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.56%) Demand Management
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) JNCIS
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (66.67%) JNCIA
3 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) CCNP
4 7 (38.89%) JNCIE
5 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) CCDP
8 3 (16.67%) CCNA
8 3 (16.67%) CWNA
9 2 (11.11%) CCDA
9 2 (11.11%) CCIE
9 2 (11.11%) CCSA
9 2 (11.11%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Juniper
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 3 (16.67%) Huawei
4 2 (11.11%) Avaya
4 2 (11.11%) F5
4 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
5 1 (5.56%) Nokia