Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 873 862 889
Rank change year-on-year -11 +27 -22
Contract jobs citing JNCIE 24 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.035% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.18% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 15
UK median daily rate £525 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £204 £286 £318
90th Percentile £663 £610 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £515 £390 £430
% change year-on-year +32.05% -9.30% -
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 20,082 19,471 21,335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.07% 18.84% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,940 11,963 13,352
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £256 £225 £240
90th Percentile £625 £610 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 964 886 859
UK median hourly rate £26.50 £25.69 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.15% -1.19% +4.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £12.24
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.75 £48.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £27.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -1.85% - +7.48%

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 12 December 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 6 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 12 December 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 -3 22 £525 +31.25% 12
UK excluding London -33 15 £515 +32.05% 7
South East -17 10 £525 +34.62% 4
London +3 7 £450 -12.20% 5
South West -28 3 £413 -
Wales - 2 £505 -

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 21 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (87.50%) Juniper
2 20 (83.33%) Cisco
3 19 (79.17%) Firewall
4 14 (58.33%) CCIE
5 11 (45.83%) WAN
5 11 (45.83%) JNCIP
6 10 (41.67%) Network Security
6 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 10 (41.67%) Junos
6 10 (41.67%) LAN
6 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 10 (41.67%) VPN
7 9 (37.50%) Broadband
7 9 (37.50%) Wireless
7 9 (37.50%) JNCIA
7 9 (37.50%) JNCIS
8 8 (33.33%) Network Design
8 8 (33.33%) ITIL
8 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 7 (29.17%) Internet
9 7 (29.17%) ISDN
9 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (25.00%) SIEM
10 6 (25.00%) Palo Alto
10 6 (25.00%) MPLS
11 5 (20.83%) CCNP
12 4 (16.67%) CCDP
12 4 (16.67%) OSPF
12 4 (16.67%) 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 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) WAN
3 10 (41.67%) Junos
3 10 (41.67%) LAN
3 10 (41.67%) Network Security
3 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (41.67%) VPN
4 9 (37.50%) Broadband
4 9 (37.50%) Wireless
5 7 (29.17%) Internet
5 7 (29.17%) ISDN
6 6 (25.00%) MPLS
7 4 (16.67%) BGP
7 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (16.67%) OSPF
7 4 (16.67%) VoIP
8 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (8.33%) DOCSIS
9 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
9 2 (8.33%) VLAN
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Principal Security Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Support
3 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Security Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Check Point Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Network Support Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Network Support Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Network Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Wiki
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (8.33%) PKI
3 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
1 8 (33.33%) Network Design
2 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (25.00%) SIEM
4 4 (16.67%) Change Control
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) Demand Management
4 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (16.67%) Information Security
4 4 (16.67%) Presales
4 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery Management
5 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (58.33%) CCIE
3 11 (45.83%) JNCIP
4 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 9 (37.50%) JNCIA
5 9 (37.50%) JNCIS
6 5 (20.83%) CCNP
7 4 (16.67%) CCDP
7 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
7 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (12.50%) CCIE Security
8 3 (12.50%) CCNA
8 3 (12.50%) CCSA
8 3 (12.50%) CCSE
9 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (8.33%) CCDA
9 2 (8.33%) Degree
10 1 (4.17%) CCMSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) COBIT
1 2 (8.33%) GDPR
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Juniper
2 20 (83.33%) Cisco
3 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 6 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 4 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 3 (12.50%) Avaya
6 3 (12.50%) F5
7 1 (4.17%) CA
7 1 (4.17%) Citrix
7 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Nortel