The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 59 53 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing BGP 13 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.16% 3.02% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.07% 13.93% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 12
Average salary £37,000 £41,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.30% +23.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,550
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
BGP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
184 122 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 30.51% 21.67% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 141 70 141
Average salary £37,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

BGP
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Basingstoke region.

BGP Salary Trend in Basingstoke

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 32 (94.12%) Juniper
2 30 (88.24%) OSPF
3 25 (73.53%) MPLS
4 23 (67.65%) Telecoms
5 22 (64.71%) Cisco
6 20 (58.82%) TCP/IP
7 15 (44.12%) IPv6
8 14 (41.18%) CCNA
8 14 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (41.18%) Internet
8 14 (41.18%) VPLS
9 13 (38.24%) Load Balancing
9 13 (38.24%) JNCIA
9 13 (38.24%) CCNP
9 13 (38.24%) SDH
10 12 (35.29%) SONET
11 11 (32.35%) HSRP
12 10 (29.41%) VLAN
12 10 (29.41%) Ethernet
13 9 (26.47%) RSVP
13 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
13 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
14 7 (20.59%) JNCIS
14 7 (20.59%) SolarWinds
14 7 (20.59%) Network Monitoring
14 7 (20.59%) Junos
14 7 (20.59%) NetScreen
14 7 (20.59%) Netcool
14 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
14 7 (20.59%) Change Management

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 30 (88.24%) OSPF
2 25 (73.53%) MPLS
3 20 (58.82%) TCP/IP
4 15 (44.12%) IPv6
5 14 (41.18%) Internet
5 14 (41.18%) VPLS
6 13 (38.24%) SDH
7 12 (35.29%) SONET
8 11 (32.35%) HSRP
9 10 (29.41%) Ethernet
9 10 (29.41%) VLAN
10 9 (26.47%) RSVP
11 7 (20.59%) NetScreen
11 7 (20.59%) Junos
12 5 (14.71%) Multicast
12 5 (14.71%) Wireless
12 5 (14.71%) SAN
13 3 (8.82%) VPN
14 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
14 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
General
1 23 (67.65%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Network Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) NOC Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Sales Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) IP Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Provisioning Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Load Balancing
2 7 (20.59%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
2 7 (20.59%) Change Management
3 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
4 4 (11.76%) Line Management
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) CCNA
1 14 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (38.24%) JNCIA
2 13 (38.24%) CCNP
3 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
3 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
4 7 (20.59%) JNCIS
5 4 (11.76%) JNCIE
5 4 (11.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Netcool
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Juniper
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco
3 7 (20.59%) SolarWinds
4 5 (14.71%) Aruba
4 5 (14.71%) VMware