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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 94 97 105
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing BGP 7 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.66% 1.15% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.89% 5.88% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 4
Median salary £42,500 £51,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.47% +47.14%
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
242 289 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.77% 19.63% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 208 238 277
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 8 (50.00%) HP
4 7 (43.75%) Juniper
5 6 (37.50%) HTTP
5 6 (37.50%) OSPF
5 6 (37.50%) DNS
5 6 (37.50%) Perl
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
6 5 (31.25%) Network Security
6 5 (31.25%) MPLS
7 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) VPN
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) WAN
7 4 (25.00%) SLA
7 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (18.75%) Presales
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
8 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
9 2 (12.50%) Linux
9 2 (12.50%) CCNA
9 2 (12.50%) SAML

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 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
1 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) HTTP
2 6 (37.50%) OSPF
3 5 (31.25%) MPLS
3 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 4 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
4 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 2 (12.50%) Telepresence
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.25%) Junos
6 1 (6.25%) Multicast
6 1 (6.25%) SSH
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Network Systems Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) IP Network Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Juniper Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Account Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Account Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Design Authority
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Presales Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Presales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) HP Storage
2 2 (12.50%) Physics
2 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Presales
3 2 (12.50%) Business Development
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 6 (37.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.25%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 2 (12.50%) Shibboleth
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (12.50%) Brocade
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) ProCurve