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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 45 51 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing BGP 22 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.41% 1.30% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.56% 7.32% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 18
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
107 82 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 21.44% 17.79% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 85 64 151
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £49,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 34 (94.44%) OSPF
2 33 (91.67%) MPLS
3 29 (80.56%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (77.78%) CCNA
5 27 (75.00%) CCNP
6 26 (72.22%) Juniper
7 25 (69.44%) Cisco
8 22 (61.11%) JNCIA
9 20 (55.56%) JNCIS
10 19 (52.78%) SLA
10 19 (52.78%) Security Cleared
11 18 (50.00%) SC Cleared
11 18 (50.00%) Change Management
11 18 (50.00%) ITIL
12 17 (47.22%) VMware
13 13 (36.11%) Netcool
13 13 (36.11%) OpenView
13 13 (36.11%) HP
13 13 (36.11%) F5
14 12 (33.33%) SolarWinds
14 12 (33.33%) NetScreen
14 12 (33.33%) Banking
15 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
16 8 (22.22%) VLAN
17 7 (19.44%) Firewall
17 7 (19.44%) DNS
17 7 (19.44%) WAN
17 7 (19.44%) HTTP
17 7 (19.44%) Linux
17 7 (19.44%) VPLS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 34 (94.44%) OSPF
2 33 (91.67%) MPLS
3 12 (33.33%) NetScreen
4 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (22.22%) VLAN
6 7 (19.44%) DNS
6 7 (19.44%) Firewall
6 7 (19.44%) HTTP
6 7 (19.44%) VPLS
6 7 (19.44%) WAN
7 6 (16.67%) DHCP
7 6 (16.67%) IPsec
7 6 (16.67%) Junos
7 6 (16.67%) RIP
7 6 (16.67%) SSL
8 5 (13.89%) RSVP
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (8.33%) EIGRP
10 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
11 1 (2.78%) VPN
General
1 12 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Network Engineer
2 18 (50.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 14 (38.89%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (38.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Juniper Support
5 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Network Support
8 2 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) LAN Administrator
9 1 (2.78%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Change Management
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 6 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (16.67%) High Availability
2 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 6 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (2.78%) CRM
3 1 (2.78%) Network Management
3 1 (2.78%) Process Management
3 1 (2.78%) Service Design
3 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 4 (11.11%) Perl
1 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 4 (11.11%) Python
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (80.56%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (77.78%) CCNA
3 27 (75.00%) CCNP
4 22 (61.11%) JNCIA
5 20 (55.56%) JNCIS
6 19 (52.78%) Security Cleared
7 18 (50.00%) SC Cleared
8 5 (13.89%) Degree
9 4 (11.11%) JNCIP
9 4 (11.11%) MCSA
9 4 (11.11%) MCSE
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (11.11%) RHCE
9 4 (11.11%) RHCSA
9 4 (11.11%) SCSA
10 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
10 1 (2.78%) CCIE
10 1 (2.78%) CCIP
10 1 (2.78%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (52.78%) SLA
2 4 (11.11%) HIPAA
2 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Netcool
1 13 (36.11%) OpenView
2 1 (2.78%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Juniper
2 25 (69.44%) Cisco
3 17 (47.22%) VMware
4 13 (36.11%) F5
4 13 (36.11%) HP
5 12 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Riverbed
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 6 days ago