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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 155 158 157
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 17 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.46% 0.25% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 1.44% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 17
Average salary £43,750 £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% +84.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,661 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £65,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
548 554 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.77% 17.17% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 458 491 479
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £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 2 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 2 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 +8 9 £38,750 +8.66%
Lincolnshire - 3 £35,000 -
Derbyshire -15 2 £45,000 -24.99%
Leicestershire - 1 £50,000 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 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%) OSPF
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%) VPN
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%) VMware
6 12 (42.86%) Backup Exec
6 12 (42.86%) Symantec
6 12 (42.86%) MPLS
6 12 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (39.29%) Firewall
7 11 (39.29%) LAN
7 11 (39.29%) WAN
8 10 (35.71%) Juniper
9 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (25.00%) Citrix
9 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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%) DNS
2 13 (46.43%) DHCP
2 13 (46.43%) OSPF
3 12 (42.86%) SMTP
3 12 (42.86%) LDAP
3 12 (42.86%) SSL
3 12 (42.86%) MPLS
3 12 (42.86%) VPN
4 11 (39.29%) LAN
4 11 (39.29%) WAN
4 11 (39.29%) Firewall
5 6 (21.43%) Wireless
5 6 (21.43%) EIGRP
5 6 (21.43%) HSRP
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (10.71%) Network Security
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
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 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) Network Support
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Network Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Network Technical Architect
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Support
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Support
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Implementation Engineer
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%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.14%) Information Security
3 2 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (3.57%) Change Control
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) CCNP
3 12 (42.86%) CCNA
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (25.00%) MCSE
5 3 (10.71%) CCDP
6 2 (7.14%) CISSP
6 2 (7.14%) CCIE
6 2 (7.14%) CISM
7 1 (3.57%) CCSA
7 1 (3.57%) CCSE
7 1 (3.57%) Degree
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 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
6 4 (14.29%) HP
6 4 (14.29%) Aruba
6 4 (14.29%) Meru Networks
7 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard