The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 96 104 127
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +23
Permanent jobs citing BGP 13 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.05% 0.57% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.14% 2.57% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 4
Median salary £52,500 £33,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% +13.79%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +22.69%
BGP
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
253 311 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.49% 21.99% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 219 276 324
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,435 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

BGP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

BGP Salary Trend in Cambridge

BGP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for BGP.

1 26 (86.67%) OSPF
2 23 (76.67%) Cisco
3 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (73.33%) Juniper
4 21 (70.00%) Firewall
5 18 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 16 (53.33%) LAN
6 16 (53.33%) WAN
7 12 (40.00%) CCNA
7 12 (40.00%) HP
7 12 (40.00%) Load Balancing
8 11 (36.67%) Brocade
8 11 (36.67%) MPLS
8 11 (36.67%) CCIE
9 10 (33.33%) Manufacturing
9 10 (33.33%) F5
9 10 (33.33%) Multicast
10 9 (30.00%) SLA
11 8 (26.67%) Ethernet
11 8 (26.67%) VLAN
11 8 (26.67%) Problem Management
11 8 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (26.67%) Spanning Tree
11 8 (26.67%) WorldPay
11 8 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (26.67%) Fintech
12 5 (16.67%) HSRP
12 5 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (16.67%) VRRP
12 5 (16.67%) WLAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) OSPF
2 21 (70.00%) Firewall
3 18 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 16 (53.33%) LAN
4 16 (53.33%) WAN
5 11 (36.67%) MPLS
6 10 (33.33%) Multicast
7 8 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (26.67%) Ethernet
7 8 (26.67%) Spanning Tree
7 8 (26.67%) VLAN
8 5 (16.67%) HSRP
8 5 (16.67%) VRRP
8 5 (16.67%) WLAN
9 4 (13.33%) Network Security
10 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (10.00%) DNS
10 3 (10.00%) HTTP
10 3 (10.00%) Junos
11 2 (6.67%) SSH
General
1 10 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 9 (30.00%) Security Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) NOC Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Network Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Network Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Network Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Network Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Firewall Support
6 2 (6.67%) Network Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Support
6 2 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Security Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Fintech
2 5 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (40.00%) CCNA
3 11 (36.67%) CCIE
4 2 (6.67%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.33%) CCNP
5 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 22 (73.33%) Juniper
3 12 (40.00%) HP
4 11 (36.67%) Brocade
5 10 (33.33%) F5
6 8 (26.67%) WorldPay
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) ProCurve
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic benefits and prospects
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Salary: competitive
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