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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 89 99 119
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Permanent jobs citing BGP 10 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.83% 1.00% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 6.11% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 7
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
265 229 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.01% 16.40% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 219 206 328
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 August 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 20 (86.96%) Cisco
2 17 (73.91%) Firewall
3 13 (56.52%) Juniper
3 13 (56.52%) OSPF
3 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
4 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (47.83%) HP
5 11 (47.83%) LAN
5 11 (47.83%) WAN
6 8 (34.78%) CCNA
6 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
7 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
7 7 (30.43%) DNS
7 7 (30.43%) Perl
7 7 (30.43%) HTTP
7 7 (30.43%) MPLS
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (26.09%) Windows
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (26.09%) Brocade
9 5 (21.74%) Network Security
9 5 (21.74%) CCIE
10 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
10 4 (17.39%) SLA
10 4 (17.39%) F5
10 4 (17.39%) Multicast
11 3 (13.04%) Kernel Tuning
11 3 (13.04%) Presales

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) Firewall
2 13 (56.52%) OSPF
2 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
3 11 (47.83%) LAN
3 11 (47.83%) WAN
4 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (30.43%) DNS
4 7 (30.43%) HTTP
4 7 (30.43%) MPLS
5 5 (21.74%) Network Security
6 4 (17.39%) Multicast
7 3 (13.04%) Junos
7 3 (13.04%) SSH
7 3 (13.04%) VPN
8 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
8 2 (8.70%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (8.70%) VLAN
8 2 (8.70%) VRRP
8 2 (8.70%) WLAN
General
1 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
1 7 (30.43%) Network Systems Engineer
1 7 (30.43%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Security Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) IP Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.70%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) HP Storage
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Fintech
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
1 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
1 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Kernel Tuning
2 3 (13.04%) Presales
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
1 7 (30.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (34.78%) CCNA
3 5 (21.74%) CCIE
4 3 (13.04%) JNCIA
5 2 (8.70%) DBS Check
6 1 (4.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) Juniper
3 11 (47.83%) HP
4 6 (26.09%) Brocade
5 4 (17.39%) F5
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
7 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.70%) ProCurve
7 2 (8.70%) WorldPay