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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 75 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 15 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.66% 0.62% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +3.44%
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
120 52 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 13.29% 8.01% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 98 43 64
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £21,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £46,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 March 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 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) DNS
3 10 (66.67%) MySQL
4 9 (60.00%) OSPF
5 8 (53.33%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (53.33%) VMware
5 8 (53.33%) Ruby
5 8 (53.33%) Ubuntu
5 8 (53.33%) Java
5 8 (53.33%) Perl
5 8 (53.33%) Python
5 8 (53.33%) SMTP
5 8 (53.33%) HTTP
5 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (53.33%) Xen
5 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (53.33%) Puppet
5 8 (53.33%) KVM
6 7 (46.67%) Debian
7 6 (40.00%) UNIX
7 6 (40.00%) Network Security
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco
8 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
9 4 (26.67%) Windows
9 4 (26.67%) LAN
9 4 (26.67%) VoIP
10 3 (20.00%) WAN
10 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (20.00%) Juniper
10 3 (20.00%) CCNP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) DNS
2 9 (60.00%) OSPF
3 8 (53.33%) HTTP
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (53.33%) SMTP
4 6 (40.00%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) VoIP
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
7 3 (20.00%) Wireless
8 2 (13.33%) L2TP
8 2 (13.33%) IMAP
8 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
8 2 (13.33%) DHCP
8 2 (13.33%) VPN
8 2 (13.33%) tcpdump
8 2 (13.33%) HSRP
9 1 (6.67%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) MySQL
2 8 (53.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (53.33%) Administrator
2 7 (46.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (46.67%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (40.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 6 (40.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Ubuntu
3 7 (46.67%) Debian
4 6 (40.00%) UNIX
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Network Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) Perl
1 8 (53.33%) Python
1 8 (53.33%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNP
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (20.00%) VCP4
2 2 (13.33%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Xen
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (53.33%) KVM
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (13.33%) NetScout
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Sage
5 1 (6.67%) Ipanema Technologies