The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for JNCIS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Specialist (JNCIS)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 611 619
Rank change year-on-year +31 +8  
Contract jobs citing JNCIS 30 40 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.074% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 10
Median daily rate £388 £500 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +22.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £348 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £625 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £262 £375 £463
% change year-on-year -30.13% -18.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

JNCIS is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9020 11793 10440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.15% 21.90% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5388 7367 6105
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 489 454 537
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.25 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.04% +16.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.56 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

JNCIS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing JNCIS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for JNCIS in the UK

JNCIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JNCIS in the UK

JNCIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JNCIS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JNCIS in the UK

JNCIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JNCIS in the UK

JNCIS
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JNCIS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 30 £388 -22.50% 9
London +5 18 £400 -27.27% 6
South East +30 8 £255 -34.61% 3
New Malden - 6 - -
Hampshire - 5 £328 - 3
City of London 0 3 £400 -23.80% 3
Basingstoke - 3 £321 - 1
Woking - 3 £190 -
Surrey - 3 £190 -
Manchester - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
Swindon -1 1 - -
Wiltshire -2 1 - -
South West -4 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £400 -
North East - 1 £400 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JNCIS 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 JNCIS.

1 55 (100.00%) Juniper
2 44 (80.00%) Cisco
3 41 (74.55%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (70.91%) JNCIA
5 37 (67.27%) Firewall
6 35 (63.64%) LAN
7 30 (54.55%) Network Design
8 28 (50.91%) CCNA
9 25 (45.45%) WAN
9 25 (45.45%) Security Cleared
10 24 (43.64%) CCNP
11 23 (41.82%) BGP
12 21 (38.18%) Junos
13 19 (34.55%) OSPF
14 18 (32.73%) VPN
14 18 (32.73%) Network Security
14 18 (32.73%) JNCIP
15 15 (27.27%) Ethernet
15 15 (27.27%) Linux
16 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
17 13 (23.64%) Dell
18 12 (21.82%) VLAN
19 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
19 11 (20.00%) F5
20 10 (18.18%) Network Management
20 10 (18.18%) VMware
20 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
20 10 (18.18%) MS Visio
20 10 (18.18%) Windows
20 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP

JNCIS
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:

Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 5 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 37 (67.27%) Firewall
2 35 (63.64%) LAN
3 25 (45.45%) WAN
4 23 (41.82%) BGP
5 21 (38.18%) Junos
6 19 (34.55%) OSPF
7 18 (32.73%) Network Security
7 18 (32.73%) VPN
8 15 (27.27%) Ethernet
9 12 (21.82%) VLAN
10 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
11 9 (16.36%) DHCP
11 9 (16.36%) DNS
12 8 (14.55%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (14.55%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (14.55%) HTTP
12 8 (14.55%) MPLS
12 8 (14.55%) SAN
13 7 (12.73%) RSVP
13 7 (12.73%) VPLS
General
1 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Network Engineer
2 11 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Data Centre Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Network Specialist
5 5 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Design Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Designer
7 3 (5.45%) Network Designer
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Network Security Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.09%) CMDB
3 5 (9.09%) PKI
3 5 (9.09%) YubiKey
4 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 10 (18.18%) Windows
3 8 (14.55%) SUSE
3 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
3 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Network Design
2 10 (18.18%) Network Management
3 9 (16.36%) Migration
4 8 (14.55%) Load Balancing
4 8 (14.55%) Network Architecture
5 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.09%) Change Management
6 5 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 4 (7.27%) Capacity Management
7 4 (7.27%) Change Control
7 4 (7.27%) Compliance Management
7 4 (7.27%) Line Management
8 3 (5.45%) ITIL
8 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) Lisp
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (74.55%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (70.91%) JNCIA
3 28 (50.91%) CCNA
4 25 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 24 (43.64%) CCNP
6 18 (32.73%) JNCIP
7 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (16.36%) DV Cleared
9 8 (14.55%) CCDA
10 7 (12.73%) CCIE
11 6 (10.91%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 5 (9.09%) BICSI Certification
12 5 (9.09%) JNCIE
12 5 (9.09%) LPIC
12 5 (9.09%) MCSE
12 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (9.09%) RHCE
13 3 (5.45%) CISSP
14 2 (3.64%) CCSA
14 2 (3.64%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) HIPAA
1 3 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.09%) Firmware
4 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Juniper
2 44 (80.00%) Cisco
3 13 (23.64%) Dell
4 11 (20.00%) F5
5 10 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 10 (18.18%) VMware
6 8 (14.55%) Palo Alto
7 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
8 6 (10.91%) Fortinet
8 6 (10.91%) Riverbed
9 5 (9.09%) Aerohive Networks
9 5 (9.09%) HP
9 5 (9.09%) SolarWinds
10 4 (7.27%) Brocade
10 4 (7.27%) CheckPoint
11 3 (5.45%) Blue Coat
11 3 (5.45%) McAfee
12 1 (1.82%) Aruba
12 1 (1.82%) TippingPoint
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