Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for JNCIA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 14 July 2020 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 Associate (JNCIA)
UK
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 548 813 866
Rank change year-on-year +265 +53 -108
Contract jobs citing JNCIA 28 52 42
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.056% 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 27 21
Median daily rate £300 £350 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +48.94% -37.33%
10th Percentile £269 £208 £200
90th Percentile £405 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £388 £348
% change year-on-year -22.58% +11.47% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +295.83% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £97.50 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year +712.50% - -

JNCIA 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9,618 17,602 19,728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.97% 18.90% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,708 10,648 11,786
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £282 £263 £240
90th Percentile £638 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £451 £445 £413
% change year-on-year +1.35% +7.88% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 483 843 935
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% -18.33%
10th Percentile £15.77 £13.00 £12.63
90th Percentile £56.85 £55.47 £50.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +40.00% -21.07%

JNCIA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing JNCIA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for JNCIA in the UK

JNCIA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for JNCIA in the UK

JNCIA
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JNCIA over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for JNCIA in the UK

JNCIA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Hourly rate trend for JNCIA in the UK

JNCIA
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing JNCIA over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for JNCIA in the UK

JNCIA
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JNCIA within the UK over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
England +243 28 £300 -17.24% 11
UK excluding London +201 24 £300 -22.58% 11
South East +164 8 £300 -22.58% 6
Midlands +77 8 £400 +23.27% 1
North of England +100 7 - - 2
North West +77 7 - - 1
West Midlands +65 7 - - 1
London +193 4 £375 +87.50% 1
East of England +61 1 £263 -34.38% 1
East Midlands +60 1 £400 -11.11%

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing JNCIA 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 with a requirement for JNCIA.

1 26 (92.86%) Juniper
2 21 (75.00%) Cisco
2 21 (75.00%) Firewall
3 16 (57.14%) JNCIS
3 16 (57.14%) VPN
3 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (53.57%) WAN
5 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (46.43%) CCNA
7 12 (42.86%) CCNP
7 12 (42.86%) JNCIP
8 11 (39.29%) DNS
8 11 (39.29%) DHCP
8 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
9 10 (35.71%) Network Design
10 8 (28.57%) F5
10 8 (28.57%) NetScaler
11 7 (25.00%) SIEM
11 7 (25.00%) Palo Alto
11 7 (25.00%) SolarWinds
11 7 (25.00%) PKI
11 7 (25.00%) Legal
11 7 (25.00%) Windows
11 7 (25.00%) LAN
11 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
12 6 (21.43%) IPsec
12 6 (21.43%) VMware
12 6 (21.43%) Junos
12 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (21.43%) Network Security

JNCIA
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) Firewall
2 16 (57.14%) VPN
3 15 (53.57%) WAN
4 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 11 (39.29%) DHCP
5 11 (39.29%) DNS
6 8 (28.57%) NetScaler
7 7 (25.00%) LAN
8 6 (21.43%) IPsec
8 6 (21.43%) Junos
8 6 (21.43%) Network Security
9 5 (17.86%) BGP
10 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
10 4 (14.29%) HTTP
10 4 (14.29%) Multicast
10 4 (14.29%) OSPF
10 4 (14.29%) SSL
11 3 (10.71%) Cisco ISE
11 3 (10.71%) Internet
11 3 (10.71%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Network Support
2 7 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) 1st Line Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (17.86%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Network Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) PKI
2 6 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (14.29%) Fibre Optics
4 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Network Design
2 7 (25.00%) SIEM
3 6 (21.43%) High Availability
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (14.29%) Network Management
5 4 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Service Management
5 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.71%) Project Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Requirements Management
7 2 (7.14%) Change Control
7 2 (7.14%) Decision-Making
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (57.14%) JNCIS
2 13 (46.43%) CCNA
3 12 (42.86%) CCNP
3 12 (42.86%) JNCIP
4 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
5 4 (14.29%) CISSP
6 3 (10.71%) CCA
6 3 (10.71%) CCDA
6 3 (10.71%) JNCIE
7 1 (3.57%) Degree
7 1 (3.57%) Dell Certification
7 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.29%) ProxySG
2 3 (10.71%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Juniper
2 21 (75.00%) Cisco
3 8 (28.57%) F5
4 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 7 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 6 (21.43%) VMware
6 5 (17.86%) Dell
7 4 (14.29%) Blue Coat
7 4 (14.29%) Brocade
7 4 (14.29%) Citrix
7 4 (14.29%) Fortinet
8 3 (10.71%) CA
9 1 (3.57%) HP