The table below looks at the statistics 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 86 97 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing BGP 11 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.16% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.24% 2.01% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £67,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.74% +110.93%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
BGP
East Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
152 149 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 16.02% 12.81% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 141 137 55
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 22 (84.62%) DNS
3 21 (80.77%) MySQL
4 19 (73.08%) Java
4 19 (73.08%) Perl
4 19 (73.08%) Python
4 19 (73.08%) SMTP
4 19 (73.08%) HTTP
4 19 (73.08%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (73.08%) VMware
4 19 (73.08%) Ruby
4 19 (73.08%) Xen
4 19 (73.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (73.08%) KVM
5 18 (69.23%) Ubuntu
5 18 (69.23%) Puppet
6 16 (61.54%) OSPF
7 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
8 11 (42.31%) Debian
9 10 (38.46%) Juniper
9 10 (38.46%) UNIX
9 10 (38.46%) Network Security
10 9 (34.62%) Load Balancing
10 9 (34.62%) Maven
10 9 (34.62%) IMAP
10 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
10 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
10 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
11 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
11 8 (30.77%) VPN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
2 4 (15.38%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) DNS
2 19 (73.08%) SMTP
2 19 (73.08%) HTTP
3 16 (61.54%) OSPF
4 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 10 (38.46%) Network Security
6 9 (34.62%) IMAP
7 8 (30.77%) VPN
8 7 (26.92%) VLAN
9 5 (19.23%) EIGRP
10 4 (15.38%) SAN
10 4 (15.38%) LAN
10 4 (15.38%) VoIP
10 4 (15.38%) iSCSI
11 3 (11.54%) WAN
11 3 (11.54%) Firewall
11 3 (11.54%) Wireless
12 2 (7.69%) L2TP
12 2 (7.69%) DHCP
12 2 (7.69%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) MySQL
2 19 (73.08%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Maven
1 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 8 (30.77%) Subversion
2 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Systems Administrator
1 18 (69.23%) Administrator
2 13 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 13 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (38.46%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 10 (38.46%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Technician
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (3.85%) Network Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) XMPP
2 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Ubuntu
3 11 (42.31%) Debian
4 10 (38.46%) UNIX
5 4 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Load Balancing
2 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) Network Planning
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
1 19 (73.08%) Perl
1 19 (73.08%) Python
1 19 (73.08%) Ruby
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.54%) CCNP
2 2 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Xen
1 19 (73.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (73.08%) KVM
2 4 (15.38%) Ceph
3 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (69.23%) Puppet
2 4 (15.38%) Nagios
2 4 (15.38%) Icinga
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Juniper
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) Riverbed
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) NetScout
6 1 (3.85%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) Sage