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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 118 126 124
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 16 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.77% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.24% 3.33% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 4
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £66,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -43.18%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
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
377 481 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.06% 20.86% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 287 375 387
Average salary £43,000 £43,900 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.05% +3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 12 February 2016. 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 -1 13 £55,000 +57.14% 4
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (83.33%) OSPF
2 26 (72.22%) Firewall
2 26 (72.22%) Juniper
3 22 (61.11%) TCP/IP
4 20 (55.56%) Cisco
5 15 (41.67%) Load Balancing
6 14 (38.89%) Bash Shell
6 14 (38.89%) HTTP
6 14 (38.89%) Perl
7 13 (36.11%) DNS
8 12 (33.33%) WAN
8 12 (33.33%) Junos
9 11 (30.56%) LAN
9 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (27.78%) Linux
10 10 (27.78%) SSH
11 9 (25.00%) Web Services
12 8 (22.22%) MPLS
13 6 (16.67%) CCNA
13 6 (16.67%) HP
14 5 (13.89%) Multicast
14 5 (13.89%) Brocade
14 5 (13.89%) F5
14 5 (13.89%) CCIE
14 5 (13.89%) SLA
14 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
14 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
15 4 (11.11%) VRRP
15 4 (11.11%) WLAN
15 4 (11.11%) ITIL

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (83.33%) OSPF
2 26 (72.22%) Firewall
3 22 (61.11%) TCP/IP
4 14 (38.89%) HTTP
5 13 (36.11%) DNS
6 12 (33.33%) Junos
6 12 (33.33%) WAN
7 11 (30.56%) LAN
8 10 (27.78%) SSH
9 8 (22.22%) MPLS
10 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
10 5 (13.89%) Multicast
11 4 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (11.11%) HSRP
11 4 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
11 4 (11.11%) VLAN
11 4 (11.11%) VPN
11 4 (11.11%) VRRP
11 4 (11.11%) WLAN
12 3 (8.33%) FTP
General
1 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Security Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Network Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Firewall Support
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Network Support
7 2 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Security Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Fintech
1 4 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) CentOS
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (8.33%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.78%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.78%) Information Security
5 1 (2.78%) ITSM
5 1 (2.78%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Bash Shell
1 14 (38.89%) Perl
2 2 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.67%) CCNA
3 5 (13.89%) CCIE
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Juniper
2 20 (55.56%) Cisco
3 6 (16.67%) HP
4 5 (13.89%) Brocade
4 5 (13.89%) F5
5 4 (11.11%) WorldPay
6 2 (5.56%) Cramer
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.56%) Remedy
7 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.78%) CA
7 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.78%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Worldpay
Posted: 25 days ago