The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 104 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -7
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.40% 1.65% 2.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.23% 12.50% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 21
Average salary £67,500 £32,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.93% -39.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
224 96 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 18.12% 13.19% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 206 91 95
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
East Sussex

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

BGP
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

BGP Salary Trend in Brighton

BGP
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in Brighton

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 7 (77.78%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) HTTP
4 4 (44.44%) SMTP
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) Perl
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (44.44%) Xen
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
4 4 (44.44%) Puppet
4 4 (44.44%) KVM
5 3 (33.33%) xDSL
5 3 (33.33%) RIP
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Juniper
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Tomcat

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) OSPF
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) SMTP
3 4 (44.44%) HTTP
4 3 (33.33%) RIP
4 3 (33.33%) xDSL
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) IMAP
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) IPsec
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) VPLS
6 1 (11.11%) VRRP
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 1 (11.11%) LDAP
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Principal Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Network Architect
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) E-Learning
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 2 (22.22%) Debian
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCIP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Xen
2 4 (44.44%) KVM
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) ProCurve
3 1 (11.11%) F5