The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 206 204 227
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs citing BGP 58 59 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 0.77% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.89% 3.67% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 47 45 19
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1186 1606 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.14% 20.90% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1304 1230
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Cambridgeshire +27 22 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Hertfordshire -7 17 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Bedfordshire +8 13 £52,500 -5.40%
Essex -14 6 £65,000 +44.44%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 100 (91.74%) OSPF
2 89 (81.65%) Cisco
3 84 (77.06%) Cisco Certification
4 74 (67.89%) Firewall
5 72 (66.06%) CCNP
6 65 (59.63%) WAN
7 64 (58.72%) LAN
8 61 (55.96%) TCP/IP
9 44 (40.37%) CheckPoint
10 42 (38.53%) Data Centre
11 41 (37.61%) Network Management
11 41 (37.61%) EIGRP
12 37 (33.94%) VPN
12 37 (33.94%) Cisco Nexus
13 35 (32.11%) MPLS
14 33 (30.28%) Telecoms
14 33 (30.28%) Network Security
15 32 (29.36%) VRRP
15 32 (29.36%) RIP
16 29 (26.61%) CCNA
17 28 (25.69%) Load Balancing
17 28 (25.69%) HSRP
18 27 (24.77%) F5
18 27 (24.77%) Network Design
19 26 (23.85%) Spanning Tree
20 25 (22.94%) Cisco ASA
20 25 (22.94%) MS Visio
21 24 (22.02%) CCDP
21 24 (22.02%) Juniper
22 23 (21.10%) CCSE

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (0.92%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (22.94%) MS Visio
2 12 (11.01%) MS Office
3 7 (6.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 100 (91.74%) OSPF
2 74 (67.89%) Firewall
3 65 (59.63%) WAN
4 64 (58.72%) LAN
5 61 (55.96%) TCP/IP
6 41 (37.61%) EIGRP
7 37 (33.94%) VPN
7 37 (33.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 35 (32.11%) MPLS
9 33 (30.28%) Network Security
10 32 (29.36%) RIP
10 32 (29.36%) VRRP
11 28 (25.69%) HSRP
12 26 (23.85%) Spanning Tree
13 25 (22.94%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (20.18%) Wireless
15 19 (17.43%) SSL
16 18 (16.51%) DWDM
17 16 (14.68%) tcpdump
17 16 (14.68%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (30.28%) Telecoms
2 17 (15.60%) Finance
3 12 (11.01%) Marketing
4 11 (10.09%) Publishing
5 4 (3.67%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (50.46%) Network Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Consultant
3 18 (16.51%) Network Consultant
4 12 (11.01%) Security Consultant
4 12 (11.01%) Cisco Engineer
4 12 (11.01%) Network Security Consultant
5 8 (7.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (5.50%) Security Engineer
6 6 (5.50%) Network Manager
6 6 (5.50%) Architect
6 6 (5.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (5.50%) Provisioning Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Network Operations Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Network Specialist
8 4 (3.67%) Network Architect
8 4 (3.67%) Network Design Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Design Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Technical Design Authority
9 3 (2.75%) Network Design Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) WebSockets
2 1 (0.92%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (38.53%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.09%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.83%) BYOD
6 1 (0.92%) NHS
6 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.75%) UNIX
1 3 (2.75%) Linux
2 1 (0.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.61%) Network Management
2 28 (25.69%) Load Balancing
3 27 (24.77%) Network Design
4 21 (19.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (14.68%) Change Management
6 15 (13.76%) ITIL
7 6 (5.50%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.50%) Change Control
7 6 (5.50%) Network Architecture
7 6 (5.50%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.67%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (3.67%) Business Process Improvement
8 4 (3.67%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.67%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.67%) Resource Management
9 3 (2.75%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.83%) Time Management
10 2 (1.83%) Communications Security
10 2 (1.83%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.83%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.75%) Perl
1 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 84 (77.06%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (66.06%) CCNP
3 29 (26.61%) CCNA
4 24 (22.02%) CCDP
5 23 (21.10%) CCSA
5 23 (21.10%) CCSE
6 12 (11.01%) Check Point Certification
7 9 (8.26%) CCIP
8 6 (5.50%) CCDA
8 6 (5.50%) Security Cleared
9 5 (4.59%) CCSP
10 4 (3.67%) CCIE
10 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.83%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.83%) HNC
12 1 (0.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.84%) SLA
2 6 (5.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.83%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) vSphere
2 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.92%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (12.84%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 89 (81.65%) Cisco
2 44 (40.37%) CheckPoint
3 27 (24.77%) F5
4 24 (22.02%) Juniper
5 19 (17.43%) Microsoft
6 16 (14.68%) HP
6 16 (14.68%) Remedy
7 8 (7.34%) Cramer
7 8 (7.34%) VMware
8 5 (4.59%) Ciena
9 3 (2.75%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.75%) Siemens
10 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.92%) NetApp
10 1 (0.92%) Citrix
10 1 (0.92%) Brocade
10 1 (0.92%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.92%) WatchGuard
10 1 (0.92%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.92%) Veeam
Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Pluse Share Options
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive with benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + .
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago