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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 108 137 137
Rank change year-on-year
+29 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 20 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.95% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.49% 1.25% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £66,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.96% +120.00%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
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
445 560 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.12% 23.39% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 368 467 439
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 March 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 +22 18 £35,000 -46.96% 1
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 28 (96.55%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (96.55%) Firewall
2 24 (82.76%) CCNP
3 21 (72.41%) MPLS
3 21 (72.41%) VMware
4 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (65.52%) Cisco
5 19 (65.52%) Network Security
6 18 (62.07%) WAN
6 18 (62.07%) EIGRP
7 17 (58.62%) Citrix
7 17 (58.62%) CISSP
7 17 (58.62%) SIEM
7 17 (58.62%) DMVPN
8 16 (55.17%) Fortinet
8 16 (55.17%) Security Architecture
9 12 (41.38%) Thin Client
9 12 (41.38%) OSPF
9 12 (41.38%) Fat Client
10 11 (37.93%) CCNA
11 9 (31.03%) Network Design
12 8 (27.59%) DHCP
12 8 (27.59%) DNS
13 6 (20.69%) VoIP
13 6 (20.69%) Junos
13 6 (20.69%) WAN Optimisation
14 5 (17.24%) SNMP
14 5 (17.24%) Juniper
14 5 (17.24%) F5
14 5 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) Firewall
2 21 (72.41%) MPLS
3 19 (65.52%) Network Security
4 18 (62.07%) EIGRP
4 18 (62.07%) WAN
5 17 (58.62%) DMVPN
6 12 (41.38%) OSPF
7 8 (27.59%) DNS
7 8 (27.59%) DHCP
8 6 (20.69%) VoIP
8 6 (20.69%) Junos
9 5 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (17.24%) SNMP
10 4 (13.79%) Ethernet
10 4 (13.79%) Wireless
10 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (13.79%) IP Telephony
10 4 (13.79%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (13.79%) BIG-IP
10 4 (13.79%) VLAN
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Network Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Security Specialist
3 10 (34.48%) Network Specialist
3 10 (34.48%) Network Security Specialist
4 5 (17.24%) Security Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Network Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Graduate
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Graduate Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Thin Client
1 12 (41.38%) Fat Client
2 4 (13.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) SIEM
2 16 (55.17%) Security Architecture
3 9 (31.03%) Network Design
4 6 (20.69%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (17.24%) Coaching
6 4 (13.79%) Cyber Security
6 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
6 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.79%) Network Management
7 2 (6.90%) Change Control
8 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (82.76%) CCNP
3 17 (58.62%) CISSP
4 11 (37.93%) CCNA
5 4 (13.79%) CCIE
5 4 (13.79%) JNCIE
6 2 (6.90%) CISM
7 1 (3.45%) CCSA
7 1 (3.45%) CCSE
7 1 (3.45%) CCDP
7 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) VMware
2 19 (65.52%) Cisco
3 17 (58.62%) Citrix
4 16 (55.17%) Fortinet
5 5 (17.24%) Juniper
5 5 (17.24%) F5
6 4 (13.79%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) Polycom
6 4 (13.79%) Aruba
6 4 (13.79%) Sourcefire
7 2 (6.90%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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