Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for JNCIP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 July 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 Professional (JNCIP)
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 836 803 813
Rank change year-on-year -33 +10 +30
Contract jobs citing JNCIP 45 43 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.045% 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.23% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 47
UK median daily rate £371 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +24.14% -16.33%
10th Percentile £204 £363 £325
90th Percentile £464 £575 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £363
% change year-on-year - +24.14% -15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
UK median hourly rate £51.13 £50.00 £44.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.25% +11.73% -10.50%
10th Percentile £47.61 £50.00 £38.78
90th Percentile £55.54 £53.75 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £44.75

JNCIP 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 19,468 18,802 23,695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.78% 19.79% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,603 11,576 14,824
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £245 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £590 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 928 962 847
UK median hourly rate £24.68 £30.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.73% +5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.08 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.50 £50.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.17 £31.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -20.10% +8.62% +28.89%

JNCIP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for JNCIP in the UK

JNCIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JNCIP in the UK

JNCIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JNCIP over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JNCIP in the UK

JNCIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JNCIP in the UK

JNCIP
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 JNCIP within the UK over the 6 months to 17 July 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 -30 42 £350 -22.22% 26
UK excluding London -28 23 £450 - 19
London -46 22 £345 -23.33% 8
Midlands -1 7 - - 4
West Midlands -13 7 - - 2
South East -26 6 £413 -17.50% 4
South West -2 4 - -
Wales - 3 £450 - 1
North of England -23 2 £368 -18.33% 8
North West -25 2 £368 -18.33% 4
East of England +10 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JNCIP 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 JNCIP.

1 39 (86.67%) Juniper
2 30 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (66.67%) Cisco
3 28 (62.22%) Firewall
4 22 (48.89%) CCNP
5 19 (42.22%) JNCIA
6 18 (40.00%) VPN
6 18 (40.00%) MPLS
6 18 (40.00%) Junos
7 16 (35.56%) JNCIS
8 15 (33.33%) BGP
8 15 (33.33%) WAN
9 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
10 13 (28.89%) SC Cleared
11 11 (24.44%) Network Security
11 11 (24.44%) JNCIE
11 11 (24.44%) LAN
11 11 (24.44%) CCNA
12 10 (22.22%) Degree
13 9 (20.00%) VLAN
13 9 (20.00%) Network Design
14 8 (17.78%) RSVP
15 6 (13.33%) Load Balancing
15 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
15 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
15 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
15 6 (13.33%) ITIL
16 5 (11.11%) Wireless
16 5 (11.11%) Internet
17 4 (8.89%) Blue Coat

JNCIP
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (62.22%) Firewall
2 18 (40.00%) Junos
2 18 (40.00%) MPLS
2 18 (40.00%) VPN
3 15 (33.33%) BGP
3 15 (33.33%) WAN
4 11 (24.44%) LAN
4 11 (24.44%) Network Security
5 9 (20.00%) VLAN
6 8 (17.78%) RSVP
7 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 5 (11.11%) Internet
8 5 (11.11%) Wireless
9 4 (8.89%) Broadband
9 4 (8.89%) NetScaler
9 4 (8.89%) OSPF
9 4 (8.89%) VoIP
10 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (6.67%) DNS
10 3 (6.67%) ISDN
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Brand Awareness
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.22%) Military
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Network Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Security Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Network Support
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) NOC Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Designer
7 3 (6.67%) IP Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Network Designer
8 2 (4.44%) IT Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Network Deployment Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
1 4 (8.89%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (6.67%) PKI
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Network Design
2 6 (13.33%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.89%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
3 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.67%) Demand Management
4 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.67%) Migration
4 3 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.44%) Change Management
5 2 (4.44%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (4.44%) Cyber Resilience
5 2 (4.44%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.44%) Network Planning
5 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) Perl
2 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (4.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 30 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (48.89%) CCNP
3 19 (42.22%) JNCIA
4 16 (35.56%) JNCIS
5 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
6 13 (28.89%) SC Cleared
7 11 (24.44%) CCNA
7 11 (24.44%) JNCIE
8 10 (22.22%) Degree
9 3 (6.67%) CCIE
9 3 (6.67%) Master's Degree
10 2 (4.44%) CCSP
10 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (4.44%) CWNA
10 2 (4.44%) RHCT
11 1 (2.22%) CCSA
11 1 (2.22%) CCSE
11 1 (2.22%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (2.22%) CISSP
11 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) HIPAA
1 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 39 (86.67%) Juniper
2 30 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (8.89%) Blue Coat
3 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.89%) F5
4 3 (6.67%) Citrix
4 3 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 2 (4.44%) Aruba
5 2 (4.44%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) Palo Alto
5 2 (4.44%) Radware
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.44%) Zscaler
6 1 (2.22%) Arista
6 1 (2.22%) Brocade
6 1 (2.22%) McAfee
6 1 (2.22%) Nokia
6 1 (2.22%) VMware