The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 171 171 152
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Permanent jobs citing BGP 12 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.27% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.25% 1.44% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 17
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
BGP
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 East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
533 624 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.62% 18.51% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 451 544 452
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

BGP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

BGP Salary Trend in the East Midlands

BGP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

BGP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the East Midlands 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
Nottinghamshire +4 4 £35,000 -1.85%
Derbyshire -9 3 £45,000 -24.99%
Lincolnshire - 3 £35,000 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (78.57%) Cisco
2 21 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (67.86%) TCP/IP
4 15 (53.57%) CCNP
5 13 (46.43%) DHCP
5 13 (46.43%) MPLS
5 13 (46.43%) OSPF
5 13 (46.43%) VPN
5 13 (46.43%) DNS
5 13 (46.43%) Windows
6 12 (42.86%) IIS
6 12 (42.86%) LDAP
6 12 (42.86%) SSL
6 12 (42.86%) SMTP
6 12 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (42.86%) CCNA
6 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 12 (42.86%) Symantec
6 12 (42.86%) VMware
6 12 (42.86%) Backup Exec
6 12 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (39.29%) Firewall
8 10 (35.71%) Juniper
8 10 (35.71%) LAN
8 10 (35.71%) WAN
9 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (25.00%) Linux
9 7 (25.00%) MCSE
9 7 (25.00%) UNIX

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (42.86%) IIS
2 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) TCP/IP
2 13 (46.43%) DHCP
2 13 (46.43%) MPLS
2 13 (46.43%) OSPF
2 13 (46.43%) VPN
2 13 (46.43%) DNS
3 12 (42.86%) LDAP
3 12 (42.86%) SSL
3 12 (42.86%) SMTP
4 11 (39.29%) Firewall
5 10 (35.71%) LAN
5 10 (35.71%) WAN
6 6 (21.43%) HSRP
6 6 (21.43%) Wireless
6 6 (21.43%) EIGRP
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (7.14%) Network Security
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
General
1 5 (17.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Network Support
4 3 (10.71%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
4 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.71%) Network Technical Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Support
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Support
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (7.14%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) UNIX
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Change Management
3 2 (7.14%) Information Security
3 2 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (3.57%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) CCNP
3 12 (42.86%) CCNA
4 7 (25.00%) MCSE
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (10.71%) CCDP
5 3 (10.71%) CCIE
6 2 (7.14%) CISSP
6 2 (7.14%) CISM
7 1 (3.57%) Degree
7 1 (3.57%) CCDA
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 12 (42.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Cisco
2 12 (42.86%) Symantec
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 10 (35.71%) Juniper
4 7 (25.00%) Citrix
5 4 (14.29%) Meru Networks
5 4 (14.29%) Aruba
5 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 4 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard
6 1 (3.57%) Fortinet