Juniper Networks Certified Internet Specialist (JNCIS)
UK

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 3 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
3 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 812 1006 1149
Rank change year-on-year +194 +143 -329
Permanent jobs citing JNCIS 24 26 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.023% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.075% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 19
10th Percentile £46,875 £52,750 £41,500
25th Percentile £52,500 - £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,350 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.23% - +44.44%
75th Percentile £61,700 £72,500 £65,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £88,750 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,350 £65,000 £65,500
% change year-on-year -10.23% -0.76% +54.12%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 23,299 34,473 38,065
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 28.67% 30.91% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15,318 15,722 18,174
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £30,500
25th Percentile £39,000 £42,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 3 March 2024.

Salary histogram for JNCIS in the UK

JNCIS
Top 12 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 3 March 2024. 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
Jobs
UK excluding London +96 22 £58,350 -10.23% 4
England +199 21 £58,350 -10.23% 4
South East +68 12 £56,925 -12.42% 3
Work from Home +121 3 £60,000 -23.81% 2
North of England +111 3 £65,000 +31.31% 1
Scotland - 3 £65,000 -
East of England - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £61,700 -
Midlands - 2 £61,700 -
North East - 2 £65,000 -
London +193 1 £70,000 -24.32%
North West +47 1 - - 1

JNCIS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
1 11 (45.83%) OSPF
2 10 (41.67%) Junos
3 8 (33.33%) Internet
3 8 (33.33%) MPLS
4 7 (29.17%) BGP
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco Firepower
5 6 (25.00%) RSVP
6 5 (20.83%) VPN
7 4 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (8.33%) DMVPN
8 2 (8.33%) LAN
8 2 (8.33%) Multicast
8 2 (8.33%) NGFW
8 2 (8.33%) NX-OS
8 2 (8.33%) SCCP
8 2 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (8.33%) VoIP
General
1 10 (41.67%) Social Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Designer
2 5 (20.83%) Network Designer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Principal Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Lead
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Team-Oriented Environment
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Debian
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (20.83%) Requirements Gathering
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) Network Design
5 2 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Decision-Making
5 2 (8.33%) Machine Learning
5 2 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (8.33%) Project Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
6 1 (4.17%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (41.67%) CCNP
2 10 (41.67%) JNCIA
2 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) CCNA
3 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 9 (37.50%) JNCIE
3 9 (37.50%) JNCIP
4 6 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
1 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Icinga
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Juniper
2 9 (37.50%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) F5
4 2 (8.33%) Meraki
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) MikroTik
5 1 (4.17%) TP-LINK
5 1 (4.17%) ZyXEL