Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for JNCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 January 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 Expert (JNCIE)
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 837 823 844
Rank change year-on-year -14 +21 -3
Contract jobs citing JNCIE 38 39 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.040% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 21
UK median daily rate £400 £415 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% -1.19% -6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £311 £319
90th Percentile £450 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £420 £475
% change year-on-year -7.14% -11.58% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

JNCIE 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 18,931 19,695 21,876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.88% 20.39% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,629 12,324 13,234
UK median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £225 £250 £248
90th Percentile £614 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 839 862 1,032
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +42.11%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.19 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -7.41% -1.82% +41.03%

JNCIE
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing JNCIE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for JNCIE in the UK

JNCIE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JNCIE in the UK

JNCIE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JNCIE over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JNCIE in the UK

JNCIE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JNCIE in the UK

JNCIE
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JNCIE within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 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
England -7 37 £400 -2.44% 10
UK excluding London +8 32 £390 -7.14% 3
South East -9 19 £390 -6.02% 1
East of England - 8 - - 1
North of England +29 7 - - 1
North West - 6 - - 1
London -42 5 £413 +8.55% 7
South West +11 3 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JNCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JNCIE.

1 35 (92.11%) Juniper
2 30 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (71.05%) CCIE
4 25 (65.79%) Cisco
5 21 (55.26%) JNCIP
6 17 (44.74%) MPLS
6 17 (44.74%) Firewall
6 17 (44.74%) Network Design
7 15 (39.47%) JNCIA
8 14 (36.84%) CCNP
8 14 (36.84%) Ethernet
9 13 (34.21%) WAN
9 13 (34.21%) VPN
9 13 (34.21%) Broadband
9 13 (34.21%) LAN
10 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
10 12 (31.58%) ITIL
10 12 (31.58%) SC Cleared
11 11 (28.95%) Wireless
12 10 (26.32%) CCIP
12 10 (26.32%) BGP
12 10 (26.32%) CCDP
13 9 (23.68%) CCSE
13 9 (23.68%) F5
13 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
13 9 (23.68%) CCSA
14 8 (21.05%) BT
14 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
14 8 (21.05%) ITSM
14 8 (21.05%) Service Management

JNCIE
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.53%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) Firewall
1 17 (44.74%) MPLS
2 14 (36.84%) Ethernet
3 13 (34.21%) Broadband
3 13 (34.21%) LAN
3 13 (34.21%) VPN
3 13 (34.21%) WAN
4 11 (28.95%) Wireless
5 10 (26.32%) BGP
6 7 (18.42%) BIG-IP
7 5 (13.16%) Junos
8 4 (10.53%) ADSL
8 4 (10.53%) Network Security
8 4 (10.53%) PPP
8 4 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (7.89%) Internet
9 3 (7.89%) ISDN
9 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 15 (39.47%) Architect
3 14 (36.84%) Network Architect
4 13 (34.21%) IP Architect
5 10 (26.32%) Core Network Architect
6 8 (21.05%) Design Engineer
7 6 (15.79%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Consultant
8 4 (10.53%) Core Network Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) IP Design Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) IP Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) IP Network Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Network Consultant
8 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Juniper Consultant
9 3 (7.89%) Network Design Architect
10 2 (5.26%) Juniper Architect
10 2 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Product Design Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Product Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Network Design
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL
3 8 (21.05%) ITSM
3 8 (21.05%) Service Management
4 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
4 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (5.26%) Product Management
6 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.63%) Network Management
6 1 (2.63%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.63%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (71.05%) CCIE
3 21 (55.26%) JNCIP
4 15 (39.47%) JNCIA
5 14 (36.84%) CCNP
6 12 (31.58%) SC Cleared
6 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
7 10 (26.32%) CCDP
7 10 (26.32%) CCIP
8 9 (23.68%) CCSA
8 9 (23.68%) CCSE
9 8 (21.05%) Degree
9 8 (21.05%) JNCIS
10 7 (18.42%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (18.42%) HP ASE
10 7 (18.42%) HP MASE
11 3 (7.89%) CCNA
12 1 (2.63%) CCDA
12 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
12 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 35 (92.11%) Juniper
2 25 (65.79%) Cisco
3 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
3 9 (23.68%) F5
4 8 (21.05%) BT
4 8 (21.05%) Fortinet
4 8 (21.05%) Riverbed
5 7 (18.42%) Aruba
5 7 (18.42%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) VMware
7 1 (2.63%) Capita
7 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.63%) Remedy