The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 97 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 12 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.83% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.30% 0.80% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
279 376 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.35% 21.15% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 244 289 234
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 27 (87.10%) WAN
3 19 (61.29%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (58.06%) CCNP
5 17 (54.84%) Network Security
6 16 (51.61%) MPLS
6 16 (51.61%) OSPF
6 16 (51.61%) EIGRP
6 16 (51.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 16 (51.61%) DDoS Mitigation
7 15 (48.39%) Citrix
7 15 (48.39%) CISSP
7 15 (48.39%) SIEM
7 15 (48.39%) DMVPN
7 15 (48.39%) VMware
8 14 (45.16%) Security Architecture
8 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (45.16%) Data Centre
9 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
10 12 (38.71%) VPN
10 12 (38.71%) LAN
10 12 (38.71%) Thin Client
10 12 (38.71%) Fat Client
10 12 (38.71%) HSRP
11 11 (35.48%) Video Conferencing
11 11 (35.48%) Marketing
11 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
11 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
11 11 (35.48%) Publishing
11 11 (35.48%) VRRP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 27 (87.10%) WAN
3 17 (54.84%) Network Security
4 16 (51.61%) MPLS
4 16 (51.61%) OSPF
4 16 (51.61%) EIGRP
5 15 (48.39%) DMVPN
6 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
7 12 (38.71%) VPN
7 12 (38.71%) LAN
7 12 (38.71%) HSRP
8 11 (35.48%) WLAN
8 11 (35.48%) VRRP
9 2 (6.45%) VoIP
9 2 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (3.23%) Junos
10 1 (3.23%) Multicast
10 1 (3.23%) IPsec
10 1 (3.23%) SSH
General
1 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
1 11 (35.48%) Publishing
1 11 (35.48%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Security Specialist
2 9 (29.03%) Network Specialist
2 9 (29.03%) Network Security Specialist
3 8 (25.81%) Network Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Network Manager
5 5 (16.13%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 14 (45.16%) Data Centre
3 12 (38.71%) Thin Client
3 12 (38.71%) Fat Client
4 11 (35.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) DDoS Mitigation
2 15 (48.39%) SIEM
3 14 (45.16%) Security Architecture
4 9 (29.03%) Network Design
5 6 (19.35%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (16.13%) Coaching
7 2 (6.45%) Cyber Security
8 1 (3.23%) Change Control
8 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (58.06%) CCNP
3 15 (48.39%) CISSP
4 4 (12.90%) CCNA
5 2 (6.45%) CISM
6 1 (3.23%) CCIE
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Citrix
1 15 (48.39%) VMware
2 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
3 10 (32.26%) Fortinet
3 10 (32.26%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Juniper
4 2 (6.45%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.23%) Brocade
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
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