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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 90 118 114
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -4
Permanent jobs citing BGP 13 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.93% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.08% 1.29% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 1
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.60% -3.88%
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
256 387 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.29% 21.75% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 223 305 277
Average salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 July 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 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 30 (93.75%) Firewall
2 27 (84.38%) WAN
3 18 (56.25%) OSPF
4 17 (53.13%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (50.00%) CCNP
5 16 (50.00%) MPLS
5 16 (50.00%) VMware
6 15 (46.88%) EIGRP
7 14 (43.75%) Citrix
7 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
7 14 (43.75%) LAN
7 14 (43.75%) Network Security
7 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (40.63%) DMVPN
8 13 (40.63%) SIEM
8 13 (40.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 13 (40.63%) DDoS Mitigation
8 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
8 13 (40.63%) VPN
8 13 (40.63%) CISSP
9 12 (37.50%) Security Architecture
10 11 (34.38%) HSRP
10 11 (34.38%) Cisco
10 11 (34.38%) CheckPoint
10 11 (34.38%) VRRP
10 11 (34.38%) WLAN
10 11 (34.38%) Video Conferencing
10 11 (34.38%) Marketing
10 11 (34.38%) Publishing
10 11 (34.38%) Telecoms

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) Firewall
2 27 (84.38%) WAN
3 18 (56.25%) OSPF
4 16 (50.00%) MPLS
5 15 (46.88%) EIGRP
6 14 (43.75%) LAN
6 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 14 (43.75%) Network Security
7 13 (40.63%) DMVPN
7 13 (40.63%) VPN
8 11 (34.38%) WLAN
8 11 (34.38%) VRRP
8 11 (34.38%) HSRP
9 4 (12.50%) Junos
10 3 (9.38%) Multicast
10 3 (9.38%) VoIP
11 2 (6.25%) SNMP
11 2 (6.25%) DNS
11 2 (6.25%) H.323
11 2 (6.25%) ICMP
General
1 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
1 11 (34.38%) Publishing
1 11 (34.38%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Security Specialist
2 8 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 8 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Network Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) IT Security Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
2 11 (34.38%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (31.25%) Thin Client
3 10 (31.25%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) SIEM
1 13 (40.63%) DDoS Mitigation
2 12 (37.50%) Security Architecture
3 8 (25.00%) Network Design
4 5 (15.63%) WAN Optimisation
5 4 (12.50%) Coaching
6 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.25%) Communications Security
7 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Network Management
7 2 (6.25%) Cyber Security
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
8 1 (3.13%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Perl
1 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (50.00%) CCNP
3 13 (40.63%) CISSP
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) CISM
5 1 (3.13%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) vSphere
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) VMware
2 14 (43.75%) Citrix
3 11 (34.38%) Cisco
3 11 (34.38%) CheckPoint
4 9 (28.13%) Fortinet
5 5 (15.63%) Juniper
6 2 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) Brocade
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.13%) Veeam
7 1 (3.13%) F5
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago