The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 118 114 148
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Permanent jobs citing BGP 11 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.48% 0.73% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.40% 3.14% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £66,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% +120.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
BGP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
459 478 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.00% 23.13% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 358 371 429
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,538
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

BGP
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -8 9 £35,000 -46.96% 2
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (96.77%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (83.87%) Cisco
2 26 (83.87%) Firewall
3 25 (80.65%) OSPF
4 24 (77.42%) CCNP
5 16 (51.61%) MPLS
5 16 (51.61%) VMware
6 15 (48.39%) WAN
6 15 (48.39%) DNS
7 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (35.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (35.48%) CCNA
8 11 (35.48%) Juniper
9 10 (32.26%) HP
9 10 (32.26%) CCIE
9 10 (32.26%) Ethernet
9 10 (32.26%) FortiGate
9 10 (32.26%) JNCIE
10 9 (29.03%) Network Design
10 9 (29.03%) Fortinet
11 8 (25.81%) Network Security
11 8 (25.81%) Citrix
12 7 (22.58%) CCDP
12 7 (22.58%) DHCP
12 7 (22.58%) EIGRP
12 7 (22.58%) vSphere
13 6 (19.35%) Security Architecture
13 6 (19.35%) Junos
13 6 (19.35%) DMVPN
13 6 (19.35%) SIEM

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) Firewall
2 25 (80.65%) OSPF
3 16 (51.61%) MPLS
4 15 (48.39%) WAN
4 15 (48.39%) DNS
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (32.26%) Ethernet
7 8 (25.81%) Network Security
8 7 (22.58%) DHCP
8 7 (22.58%) EIGRP
9 6 (19.35%) Junos
9 6 (19.35%) DMVPN
9 6 (19.35%) VPLS
10 5 (16.13%) SNMP
10 5 (16.13%) VoIP
11 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (12.90%) BIG-IP
11 4 (12.90%) IP Telephony
11 4 (12.90%) VLAN
11 4 (12.90%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Bugzilla
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
1 2 (6.45%) TestLink
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Network Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) IP Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Network Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Network Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Design Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Security Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Network Security Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Graduate Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Thin Client
1 5 (16.13%) Fat Client
2 4 (12.90%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.45%) Streaming Media
3 2 (6.45%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Network Design
2 6 (19.35%) Security Architecture
2 6 (19.35%) SIEM
2 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
3 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.90%) Network Management
4 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
4 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.45%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.23%) Coaching
6 1 (3.23%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Python
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
1 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (96.77%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (77.42%) CCNP
3 11 (35.48%) CCNA
4 10 (32.26%) CCIE
4 10 (32.26%) JNCIE
5 7 (22.58%) CCDP
6 6 (19.35%) CCIP
6 6 (19.35%) CISSP
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (3.23%) CCSE
7 1 (3.23%) CCSA
7 1 (3.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (22.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Cisco
2 16 (51.61%) VMware
3 11 (35.48%) Juniper
4 10 (32.26%) HP
5 9 (29.03%) Fortinet
6 8 (25.81%) Citrix
7 6 (19.35%) Redback
8 5 (16.13%) F5
9 4 (12.90%) Aruba
9 4 (12.90%) Polycom
9 4 (12.90%) Sourcefire
10 2 (6.45%) Perforce
10 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
10 2 (6.45%) SonicWALL
11 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
11 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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