The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 221 231 224
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing BGP 48 27 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.35% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 1.69% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 39 16 45
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1580 1596 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.67% 20.68% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1255 1320
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
England

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

BGP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

BGP Salary Trend in the East of England

BGP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in the East of England

BGP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Hertfordshire -11 19 £57,500 -11.53% 2
Bedfordshire -4 11 £55,500 -7.50% 3
Essex +2 9 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +5 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Suffolk +8 4 £40,000 -5.88%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 85 (89.47%) Cisco
2 82 (86.32%) OSPF
3 80 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
4 69 (72.63%) Firewall
5 59 (62.11%) CCNP
6 50 (52.63%) Juniper
6 50 (52.63%) MPLS
7 49 (51.58%) WAN
8 41 (43.16%) EIGRP
9 34 (35.79%) VPN
9 34 (35.79%) F5
10 31 (32.63%) TCP/IP
10 31 (32.63%) CheckPoint
10 31 (32.63%) Wireless
11 29 (30.53%) LAN
12 28 (29.47%) CCIE
13 26 (27.37%) SSL
14 25 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
14 25 (26.32%) Network Security
15 24 (25.26%) Cisco Nexus
16 23 (24.21%) HP
16 23 (24.21%) Internet
17 22 (23.16%) Finance
17 22 (23.16%) Linux
18 21 (22.11%) CCNA
18 21 (22.11%) DWDM
19 19 (20.00%) IPsec
19 19 (20.00%) DNS
19 19 (20.00%) Network Management
20 18 (18.95%) Cisco ASA

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 4 (4.21%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.05%) IIS
2 1 (1.05%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) MS Visio
1 13 (13.68%) MS Office
2 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 82 (86.32%) OSPF
2 69 (72.63%) Firewall
3 50 (52.63%) MPLS
4 49 (51.58%) WAN
5 41 (43.16%) EIGRP
6 34 (35.79%) VPN
7 31 (32.63%) TCP/IP
7 31 (32.63%) Wireless
8 29 (30.53%) LAN
9 26 (27.37%) SSL
10 25 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
10 25 (26.32%) Network Security
11 24 (25.26%) Cisco Nexus
12 23 (24.21%) Internet
13 21 (22.11%) DWDM
14 19 (20.00%) IPsec
14 19 (20.00%) DNS
15 18 (18.95%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (17.89%) HSRP
16 17 (17.89%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (3.16%) Bugzilla
2 3 (3.16%) JIRA
General
1 22 (23.16%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Retail
3 2 (2.11%) Games
3 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.95%) Network Specialist
3 15 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (8.42%) Architect
4 8 (8.42%) Network Architect
5 7 (7.37%) Security Engineer
5 7 (7.37%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Network Consultant
6 6 (6.32%) Consultant
6 6 (6.32%) Design Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Security Specialist
7 5 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
8 4 (4.21%) Wireless Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (3.16%) Network Support
9 3 (3.16%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Thin Client
1 7 (7.37%) Open Source
1 7 (7.37%) Fat Client
2 5 (5.26%) Equities
3 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.21%) Firmware
4 3 (3.16%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.16%) Streaming Media
4 3 (3.16%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.16%) Physics
5 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.11%) Online Games
5 2 (2.11%) IPTV
6 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.05%) PKI
6 1 (1.05%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.16%) Linux
2 11 (11.58%) UNIX
3 10 (10.53%) Windows
4 3 (3.16%) Solaris
4 3 (3.16%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.00%) Network Management
2 15 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 14 (14.74%) Load Balancing
3 14 (14.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (13.68%) Project Management
5 12 (12.63%) Network Design
5 12 (12.63%) Change Management
5 12 (12.63%) E-Commerce
6 10 (10.53%) ITIL
7 9 (9.47%) Regression Testing
8 8 (8.42%) System Testing
8 8 (8.42%) Process Improvement
8 8 (8.42%) Network Architecture
8 8 (8.42%) PRINCE
8 8 (8.42%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.32%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (5.26%) Time Management
11 4 (4.21%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (4.21%) WAN Optimisation
12 3 (3.16%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.58%) Python
2 5 (5.26%) Perl
3 4 (4.21%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.16%) SQL
5 2 (2.11%) C
6 1 (1.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 80 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (62.11%) CCNP
3 28 (29.47%) CCIE
4 21 (22.11%) CCNA
5 11 (11.58%) CCSE
6 7 (7.37%) CCSA
7 6 (6.32%) JNCIE
7 6 (6.32%) CCDP
8 5 (5.26%) RHCE
8 5 (5.26%) Degree
9 3 (3.16%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (2.11%) CCVP
10 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.11%) CCDA
10 2 (2.11%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.74%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.21%) UAG
2 4 (4.21%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) HP NNM
2 7 (7.37%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (7.37%) FortiGate
2 7 (7.37%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (6.32%) Cacti
3 6 (6.32%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (3.16%) OpenView
5 2 (2.11%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 85 (89.47%) Cisco
2 50 (52.63%) Juniper
3 34 (35.79%) F5
4 31 (32.63%) CheckPoint
5 23 (24.21%) HP
6 14 (14.74%) Riverbed
7 13 (13.68%) Aruba
8 11 (11.58%) VMware
9 9 (9.47%) Citrix
9 9 (9.47%) SolarWinds
10 7 (7.37%) Foundry
11 5 (5.26%) Blue Coat
11 5 (5.26%) Infoblox
11 5 (5.26%) Imperva
11 5 (5.26%) Crossbeam
12 4 (4.21%) Fortinet
13 3 (3.16%) Microsoft
13 3 (3.16%) Sun
13 3 (3.16%) Compuware
13 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
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Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Stott & May
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago