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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 46 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 22 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.95% 2.62% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.00% 9.94% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 9
Average salary £36,750 £33,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.70% -5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
200 181 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.91% 26.38% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 175 126 151
Average salary £39,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.91% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 36 (90.00%) Juniper
1 36 (90.00%) OSPF
2 32 (80.00%) MPLS
3 30 (75.00%) Cisco
4 29 (72.50%) Telecoms
5 24 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 21 (52.50%) SDH
6 21 (52.50%) IPv6
7 20 (50.00%) Internet
7 20 (50.00%) SONET
7 20 (50.00%) VPLS
8 15 (37.50%) Load Balancing
9 13 (32.50%) RSVP
9 13 (32.50%) CCNA
9 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (32.50%) VLAN
9 13 (32.50%) HSRP
10 12 (30.00%) CCNP
10 12 (30.00%) Ethernet
11 11 (27.50%) JNCIA
11 11 (27.50%) Service Delivery
12 7 (17.50%) Change Management
12 7 (17.50%) NetScreen
12 7 (17.50%) JNCIS
12 7 (17.50%) SLA
12 7 (17.50%) ITIL
12 7 (17.50%) Netcool
12 7 (17.50%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
12 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (90.00%) OSPF
2 32 (80.00%) MPLS
3 24 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 21 (52.50%) SDH
4 21 (52.50%) IPv6
5 20 (50.00%) Internet
5 20 (50.00%) SONET
5 20 (50.00%) VPLS
6 13 (32.50%) VLAN
6 13 (32.50%) HSRP
6 13 (32.50%) RSVP
7 12 (30.00%) Ethernet
8 7 (17.50%) NetScreen
8 7 (17.50%) Junos
9 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (7.50%) Wireless
9 3 (7.50%) Multicast
9 3 (7.50%) SAN
9 3 (7.50%) VPN
10 2 (5.00%) EIGRP
General
1 29 (72.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (7.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (7.50%) Provisioning Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Network Architect
5 1 (2.50%) Network Planner
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Architect
5 1 (2.50%) IP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 11 (27.50%) Service Delivery
3 7 (17.50%) Change Management
3 7 (17.50%) ITIL
3 7 (17.50%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (10.00%) Line Management
5 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
5 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.00%) Information Security
7 1 (2.50%) Network Planning
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) Migration
7 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.50%) Change Control
7 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Perl
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) CCNA
1 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (30.00%) CCNP
3 11 (27.50%) JNCIA
4 7 (17.50%) JNCIS
4 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
4 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.00%) JNCIE
5 4 (10.00%) CCIE
6 1 (2.50%) HNC
6 1 (2.50%) CCSA
6 1 (2.50%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Juniper
2 30 (75.00%) Cisco
3 7 (17.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Aruba
6 1 (2.50%) F5
6 1 (2.50%) Brocade
6 1 (2.50%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.50%) Avaya
6 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.50%) Websense