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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 117 119 149
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +30
Permanent jobs citing BGP 19 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.76% 0.41% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.56% 1.75% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 7
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
534 513 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.45% 23.54% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 388 411 480
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,350 £52,500
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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +2 13 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Peterborough - 6 £49,500 -
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 22 (95.65%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (91.30%) OSPF
3 19 (82.61%) Firewall
4 16 (69.57%) Cisco
5 15 (65.22%) DNS
5 15 (65.22%) CCNP
6 13 (56.52%) WAN
7 10 (43.48%) Ethernet
7 10 (43.48%) CCNA
8 8 (34.78%) Juniper
8 8 (34.78%) HP
8 8 (34.78%) MPLS
8 8 (34.78%) CCIE
8 8 (34.78%) VMware
8 8 (34.78%) JNCIE
8 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (34.78%) FortiGate
9 6 (26.09%) VPLS
9 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
9 6 (26.09%) Redback
9 6 (26.09%) Network Design
9 6 (26.09%) CCDP
9 6 (26.09%) CCIP
9 6 (26.09%) vSphere
9 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (21.74%) JIRA
10 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
10 5 (21.74%) TestLink

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) OSPF
2 19 (82.61%) Firewall
3 15 (65.22%) DNS
4 13 (56.52%) WAN
5 10 (43.48%) Ethernet
6 8 (34.78%) MPLS
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (26.09%) VPLS
8 5 (21.74%) Internet
9 4 (17.39%) Wireless
9 4 (17.39%) VoIP
9 4 (17.39%) IPv6
9 4 (17.39%) DHCP
10 2 (8.70%) SNMP
10 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
10 2 (8.70%) WLAN
10 2 (8.70%) LAN
10 2 (8.70%) EIGRP
10 2 (8.70%) SAN
10 2 (8.70%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) JIRA
1 5 (21.74%) TestLink
1 5 (21.74%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Design Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Network Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) IP Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Network Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Test Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Test Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
1 5 (21.74%) Streaming Media
2 4 (17.39%) IPTV
3 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (21.74%) UNIX
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
1 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
1 6 (26.09%) Network Design
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
1 5 (21.74%) Python
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (65.22%) CCNP
3 10 (43.48%) CCNA
4 8 (34.78%) CCIE
4 8 (34.78%) JNCIE
5 6 (26.09%) CCDP
5 6 (26.09%) CCIP
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) vSphere
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Juniper
2 8 (34.78%) HP
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Redback
4 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
4 5 (21.74%) Perforce
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) Polycom
5 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
5 2 (8.70%) Sourcefire
5 2 (8.70%) Aruba
5 2 (8.70%) F5
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dante Limited
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago