Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 606 630 582
Rank change year-on-year +24 -48 +65
Contract jobs citing JNCIP 27 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.056% 0.042% 0.057%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 10
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +24.14%
10th Percentile £395 £367 £309
90th Percentile £500 £463 £513
UK median daily rate £475 £388 £450
% change year-on-year +22.58% -13.89% +24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £51.13 £50.00
% change year-on-year -43.28% +2.25% -

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 10,392 10,960 11,248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 21.43% 20.85% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,088 6,234 6,675
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.88% +3.13% +4.64%
10th Percentile £250 £219 £225
90th Percentile £603 £563 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 643 623 784
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.40 £26.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.46% -16.13% -11.43%
10th Percentile £12.28 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £34.76 £24.91 £30.00
% change year-on-year +39.55% -16.98% -7.69%

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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 +27 15 £475 +15.15% 2
Midlands +24 6 - -
West Midlands +4 6 - -
North of England +31 2 - -
North West +12 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £465 -
Wales -2 1 £313 -30.56%
South West -25 1 £350 -
JNCIP
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 27 (100.00%) Juniper
2 24 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (88.89%) Cisco
3 23 (85.19%) CCNP
4 21 (77.78%) WAN
4 21 (77.78%) Network Design
5 16 (59.26%) LAN
5 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
6 14 (51.85%) DV Cleared
7 13 (48.15%) Network Security
7 13 (48.15%) PKI
8 7 (25.93%) Firewall
8 7 (25.93%) JNCIA
8 7 (25.93%) JNCIS
8 7 (25.93%) Degree
8 7 (25.93%) Junos
8 7 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (22.22%) MPLS
10 5 (18.52%) CCNA
10 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
10 5 (18.52%) Service Management
10 5 (18.52%) Palo Alto
11 4 (14.81%) Network Management
11 4 (14.81%) Network Architecture
11 4 (14.81%) Decision-Making
11 4 (14.81%) Migration
11 4 (14.81%) JNCIE
11 4 (14.81%) VPN
11 4 (14.81%) ITIL
11 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint

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 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) WAN
2 16 (59.26%) LAN
3 13 (48.15%) Network Security
4 7 (25.93%) Firewall
4 7 (25.93%) Junos
5 6 (22.22%) MPLS
6 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.81%) VPN
8 3 (11.11%) DHCP
8 3 (11.11%) Wireless
9 2 (7.41%) BGP
9 2 (7.41%) CHAP
9 2 (7.41%) DNS
9 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
9 2 (7.41%) OSPF
9 2 (7.41%) PPP
9 2 (7.41%) SSL
9 2 (7.41%) VLAN
10 1 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (3.70%) GPON
General
1 2 (7.41%) Legal
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Design Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Network Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Designer
7 2 (7.41%) IP Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Network Designer
7 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Network Support
7 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.70%) Lead Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Lead Designer
8 1 (3.70%) Migration Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) PKI
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.70%) CCTV
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Network Design
2 7 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) Decision-Making
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) Network Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) Network Management
5 3 (11.11%) Document Management
5 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.41%) High Availability
6 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) SIEM
6 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (3.70%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (85.19%) CCNP
3 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
4 14 (51.85%) DV Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Degree
5 7 (25.93%) JNCIA
5 7 (25.93%) JNCIS
6 5 (18.52%) CCNA
7 4 (14.81%) JNCIE
8 3 (11.11%) CCDP
8 3 (11.11%) CCIE
8 3 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (7.41%) CISSP
10 1 (3.70%) CCDA
10 1 (3.70%) CCSA
10 1 (3.70%) CCSE
10 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Juniper
2 24 (88.89%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) Palo Alto
4 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.11%) F5
5 3 (11.11%) Nokia
6 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya