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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 162 176 132
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -44
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.28% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% 1.67% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 22
Average salary £35,750 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £41,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £56,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
538 598 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.80% 16.93% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 445 517 435
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Nottinghamshire +16 5 £35,750 -20.55%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) Cisco
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) OSPF
3 9 (60.00%) MPLS
3 9 (60.00%) Juniper
3 9 (60.00%) WAN
4 7 (46.67%) LAN
4 7 (46.67%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) HSRP
5 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (40.00%) CCNA
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) Network Security
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) CCIE
7 4 (26.67%) CCNP
8 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 2 (13.33%) Wireless
9 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
9 2 (13.33%) ProxySG
9 2 (13.33%) Network Design
9 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
9 2 (13.33%) Tufin
9 2 (13.33%) F5

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) OSPF
2 9 (60.00%) MPLS
2 9 (60.00%) WAN
3 7 (46.67%) LAN
3 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) HSRP
4 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (13.33%) Wireless
8 2 (13.33%) VLAN
8 2 (13.33%) Internet
8 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
9 1 (6.67%) IGRP
9 1 (6.67%) MGCP
9 1 (6.67%) IPv6
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Support
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCNA
3 4 (26.67%) CCIE
3 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCDA
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) ProxySG
1 2 (13.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (13.33%) Tufin
4 2 (13.33%) F5
4 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
4 2 (13.33%) Nokia
5 1 (6.67%) Cognizant
5 1 (6.67%) Nortel
5 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
East Midlands
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Negotiable plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago