Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 866 719 855
Rank change year-on-year -147 +136 -20
Contract jobs citing JNCIE 15 114 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.13% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.080% 0.62% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 78 11
UK median daily rate £450 £460 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% -10.24% +57.69%
10th Percentile £345 £311 £400
90th Percentile £495 £650 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £395 £525
% change year-on-year +4.43% -24.76% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
UK median hourly rate - £31.93 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.93 -

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 18,807 18,414 22,896
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.92% 20.27% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,267 11,389 14,265
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.68% +1.50%
10th Percentile £239 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £594 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £382
% change year-on-year +3.13% +4.64% +1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 846 942 845
UK median hourly rate £24.91 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.98% -7.69% +44.44%
10th Percentile £12.55 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £52.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -16.13% -11.43% +55.56%

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 17 June 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 5 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 17 June 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 -113 15 £450 -5.26% 15
UK excluding London -100 9 £413 +4.43% 7
South East -35 6 £413 -2.37% 5
London -75 6 £475 -20.83% 8
East of England - 6 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JNCIE 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 JNCIE.

1 10 (66.67%) CCIE
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (66.67%) Juniper
2 8 (53.33%) MPLS
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) JNCIP
4 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
5 4 (26.67%) CCNP
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) Internet
5 4 (26.67%) Network Design
5 4 (26.67%) Junos
6 3 (20.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (20.00%) BGP
6 3 (20.00%) PPP
6 3 (20.00%) ADSL
6 3 (20.00%) Broadband
7 2 (13.33%) Citrix
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) OSPF
7 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
7 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) Network Security

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) MPLS
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
4 4 (26.67%) Internet
4 4 (26.67%) Junos
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) ADSL
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
5 3 (20.00%) Broadband
5 3 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 3 (20.00%) PPP
5 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (13.33%) Multicast
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) OSPF
7 1 (6.67%) DNS
7 1 (6.67%) DWDM
7 1 (6.67%) NetScreen
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Core Network Architect
2 3 (20.00%) IP Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) IP Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IP Designer
4 1 (6.67%) IP Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Post-Production
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCIE
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) JNCIP
3 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
4 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) HIPAA
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Juniper
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
5 1 (6.67%) Brocade
5 1 (6.67%) McAfee
5 1 (6.67%) Nokia
5 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.67%) Reuters
5 1 (6.67%) Zscaler