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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England / East Midlands
Rank 153 155 167
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing BGP 7 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 1.81% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 4
Median salary £41,500 £47,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +32.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £62,750 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%

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
436 552 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.09% 17.44% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 329 419 440
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -3 5 £41,500 +6.41%
Derbyshire +12 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Nottinghamshire -10 1 £35,000 -42.85%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for BGP.

1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) OSPF
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (73.33%) Firewall
4 10 (66.67%) MPLS
4 10 (66.67%) WAN
5 9 (60.00%) ITIL
6 8 (53.33%) EIGRP
7 7 (46.67%) IPsec
7 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
7 7 (46.67%) Network Security
7 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (40.00%) Change Management
9 5 (33.33%) Security Management
9 5 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (33.33%) Validation
9 5 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (33.33%) Games
9 5 (33.33%) Information Security
9 5 (33.33%) VPN
9 5 (33.33%) VoIP
9 5 (33.33%) CCNP
9 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (33.33%) Degree
9 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
9 5 (33.33%) Git (software)

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Slack
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) OSPF
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 10 (66.67%) MPLS
3 10 (66.67%) WAN
4 8 (53.33%) EIGRP
5 7 (46.67%) IPsec
5 7 (46.67%) Network Security
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (33.33%) VoIP
7 5 (33.33%) VPN
8 4 (26.67%) Internet
8 4 (26.67%) LAN
8 4 (26.67%) Wireless
9 3 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (20.00%) IGRP
10 2 (13.33%) DNS
10 2 (13.33%) RIP
10 2 (13.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (33.33%) Games
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) IVR
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (40.00%) Change Management
4 5 (33.33%) High Availability
4 5 (33.33%) Information Security
4 5 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 5 (33.33%) Security Management
4 5 (33.33%) Social Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Threat Detection
4 5 (33.33%) Validation
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 2 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) DevOps
7 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (6.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) CCDA
3 1 (6.67%) CCDP
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 5 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (26.67%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (6.67%) Aruba
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya
4 1 (6.67%) BT
4 1 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.67%) Huawei
4 1 (6.67%) Meraki
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
4 1 (6.67%) Virgin Media