The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 36 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.19% - 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% - 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
BGP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 42 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 14.88% 18.67% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 63
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

BGP
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

BGP Salary Trend in Croydon

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WatchGuard
2 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) ADSL
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) BT

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) ADSL
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) NetScreen
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) SHDSL
4 1 (25.00%) PBX
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) WatchGuard
2 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) BT
4 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper