Period
to 12 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for JNCIS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 12 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Juniper Networks Certified Internet Specialist (JNCIS)
UK
6 months to
12 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 849 820 993
Rank change year-on-year -29 +173 +163
Permanent jobs citing JNCIS 36 108 126
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.11% 0.087%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.51% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25 75 90
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £31,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.95% -8.89% +5.88%
75th Percentile £66,000 £49,375 £62,188
90th Percentile £68,400 £58,250 £68,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +36.99% -18.89% +5.88%

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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 18,456 21,166 36,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.82% 21.47% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12,196 15,930 26,155
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,460 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

JNCIS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing JNCIS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for JNCIS in the UK

JNCIS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JNCIS.

Salary trend for JNCIS in the UK

JNCIS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing JNCIS over the 6 months to 12 May 2021.

Salary histogram for JNCIS in the UK

JNCIS
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JNCIS within the UK over the 6 months to 12 May 2021. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 28 £50,000 +21.95% 7
UK excluding London -17 22 £50,000 +36.99% 5
South East -4 13 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Work from Home -157 13 £45,000 +43.77% 2
London +46 6 - - 3
East of England +16 5 £70,000 +100.00% 1
South West - 5 £64,000 -
Midlands +1 1 £72,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £72,500 -

For the 6 months to 12 May 2021, IT jobs citing JNCIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for JNCIS.

1 35 (97.22%) Juniper
2 30 (83.33%) Cisco
3 27 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (58.33%) CCNP
5 19 (52.78%) Firewall
6 14 (38.89%) JNCIA
6 14 (38.89%) BGP
6 14 (38.89%) Presales
7 13 (36.11%) WAN
8 12 (33.33%) JNCIP
8 12 (33.33%) Network Security
9 11 (30.56%) Palo Alto
9 11 (30.56%) LAN
9 11 (30.56%) CCIE
10 10 (27.78%) Network Design
11 9 (25.00%) CCNA
11 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
11 9 (25.00%) Internet
11 9 (25.00%) MPLS
11 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 9 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (22.22%) DNS
13 7 (19.44%) VPN
13 7 (19.44%) OSPF
13 7 (19.44%) Aruba
13 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
13 7 (19.44%) Social Skills
14 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
14 6 (16.67%) SIEM

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 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) Firewall
2 14 (38.89%) BGP
3 13 (36.11%) WAN
4 12 (33.33%) Network Security
5 11 (30.56%) LAN
6 9 (25.00%) Internet
6 9 (25.00%) MPLS
7 8 (22.22%) DNS
8 7 (19.44%) OSPF
8 7 (19.44%) VPN
9 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (13.89%) DHCP
10 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
11 4 (11.11%) Wireless
12 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
12 3 (8.33%) HTTP
12 3 (8.33%) NetScreen
12 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (5.56%) IPv4
13 2 (5.56%) IPv6
General
1 7 (19.44%) Social Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Public Sector
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.11%) Finance
4 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
4 3 (8.33%) French Language
4 3 (8.33%) German Language
4 3 (8.33%) Legal
4 3 (8.33%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Design Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Principal Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Designer
6 3 (8.33%) IP Designer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (11.11%) Wiki
3 3 (8.33%) Fibre Optics
3 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.78%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Presales
2 10 (27.78%) Network Design
3 9 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) SIEM
5 5 (13.89%) Commercial Awareness
5 5 (13.89%) Information Security
5 5 (13.89%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Change Control
6 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) Network Management
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.78%) Business Development
8 1 (2.78%) Creative Thinking
8 1 (2.78%) Process Improvement
8 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (58.33%) CCNP
3 14 (38.89%) JNCIA
4 12 (33.33%) JNCIP
5 11 (30.56%) CCIE
6 9 (25.00%) CCNA
7 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
8 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
9 4 (11.11%) JNCIE
10 3 (8.33%) CCDP
10 3 (8.33%) CCIE Service Provider
Vendors
1 35 (97.22%) Juniper
2 30 (83.33%) Cisco
3 11 (30.56%) Palo Alto
4 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (19.44%) Aruba
6 6 (16.67%) Blue Coat
7 4 (11.11%) F5
7 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.33%) Dell
8 3 (8.33%) SolarWinds
8 3 (8.33%) Sophos
9 2 (5.56%) Brocade
9 2 (5.56%) Foundry
10 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.78%) Virgin Media
10 1 (2.78%) VMware