Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 868 855
Rank change year-on-year +28 -13 +16
Contract jobs citing JNCIE 47 23 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.022% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 21
UK median daily rate £400 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.51% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £302 £327 £319
90th Percentile £570 £663 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £413 £469
% change year-on-year -5.45% -12.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
UK median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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 19249 21726 22502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.67% 20.64% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11801 13552 13564
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £221 £243 £244
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +3.23% +0.65% +5.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 871 1086
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +2.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.13 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.19 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.54 £25.06
% change year-on-year +3.63% +5.90% +31.89%

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 23 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JNCIE over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for JNCIE in the UK

JNCIE
Top 11 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 23 November 2017. 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 +33 40 £400 -13.51% 3
UK excluding London +70 37 £390 -5.45%
South East +18 14 £390 +20.00%
North of England - 13 £400 -
North West - 11 - -
London -26 9 £513 +10.81% 3
Scotland - 6 £375 -
South West - 3 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North East - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 43 (91.49%) Juniper
2 37 (78.72%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (78.72%) Cisco
3 34 (72.34%) CCIE
4 26 (55.32%) Network Design
5 23 (48.94%) Firewall
5 23 (48.94%) WAN
6 22 (46.81%) LAN
6 22 (46.81%) JNCIP
7 21 (44.68%) JNCIA
7 21 (44.68%) CCNP
8 19 (40.43%) ITIL
8 19 (40.43%) MPLS
9 18 (38.30%) Wireless
10 17 (36.17%) CCIP
10 17 (36.17%) CCDP
11 16 (34.04%) VPN
11 16 (34.04%) CheckPoint
11 16 (34.04%) CCSA
11 16 (34.04%) CCSE
11 16 (34.04%) F5
12 15 (31.91%) FortiGate
12 15 (31.91%) Riverbed
12 15 (31.91%) Fortinet
12 15 (31.91%) ITSM
12 15 (31.91%) Service Management
13 14 (29.79%) Broadband
14 13 (27.66%) Ethernet
14 13 (27.66%) HP
14 13 (27.66%) BGP

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 (8.51%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (48.94%) Firewall
1 23 (48.94%) WAN
2 22 (46.81%) LAN
3 19 (40.43%) MPLS
4 18 (38.30%) Wireless
5 16 (34.04%) VPN
6 14 (29.79%) Broadband
7 13 (27.66%) BGP
7 13 (27.66%) BIG-IP
7 13 (27.66%) Ethernet
8 5 (10.64%) Junos
9 4 (8.51%) Network Security
10 3 (6.38%) ISDN
10 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
10 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (4.26%) Internet
12 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (2.13%) Software-Defined Networking
12 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Network Engineer
2 18 (38.30%) Architect
3 17 (36.17%) Network Architect
4 11 (23.40%) Design Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) IP Architect
6 7 (14.89%) Juniper Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Core Network Architect
7 6 (12.77%) IP Design Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) IP Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Juniper Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Consultant
9 4 (8.51%) Core Network Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) IP Network Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Network Consultant
9 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) Juniper Consultant
10 3 (6.38%) Network Design Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Network Design Engineer
11 2 (4.26%) Product Design Engineer
11 2 (4.26%) Product Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Network Design
2 19 (40.43%) ITIL
3 15 (31.91%) ITSM
3 15 (31.91%) Service Management
4 3 (6.38%) Network Architecture
4 3 (6.38%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.26%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (4.26%) Network Management
5 2 (4.26%) Product Management
5 2 (4.26%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.13%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.13%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (78.72%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (72.34%) CCIE
3 22 (46.81%) JNCIP
4 21 (44.68%) CCNP
4 21 (44.68%) JNCIA
5 17 (36.17%) CCDP
5 17 (36.17%) CCIP
6 16 (34.04%) CCSA
6 16 (34.04%) CCSE
7 13 (27.66%) HP ASE
7 13 (27.66%) HP MASE
7 13 (27.66%) SC Cleared
7 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
8 11 (23.40%) Degree
9 10 (21.28%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (17.02%) JNCIS
11 3 (6.38%) CCNA
12 2 (4.26%) CCIE Service Provider
13 1 (2.13%) CCIE Security
13 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.26%) Ansible
2 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.13%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 43 (91.49%) Juniper
2 37 (78.72%) Cisco
3 16 (34.04%) CheckPoint
3 16 (34.04%) F5
4 15 (31.91%) Fortinet
4 15 (31.91%) Riverbed
5 13 (27.66%) Aruba
5 13 (27.66%) HP
6 11 (23.40%) BT
7 2 (4.26%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.13%) Capita
8 1 (2.13%) Remedy
8 1 (2.13%) TippingPoint
8 1 (2.13%) VMware