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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 215 200 265
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +65
Permanent jobs citing BGP 50 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.63% 0.63% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.09% 3.15% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 20
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £50,000 £43,250
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1617 1364 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.24% 19.89% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 978 1479
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,520 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Bedfordshire - 18 £55,000 - 5
Essex -28 14 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Cambridgeshire -15 9 £35,000 -32.36%
Hertfordshire -16 7 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Suffolk - 2 £40,000 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 124 (96.12%) Cisco
2 120 (93.02%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (93.02%) OSPF
3 105 (81.40%) Firewall
4 93 (72.09%) CCNP
5 91 (70.54%) MPLS
6 77 (59.69%) Juniper
7 64 (49.61%) Wireless
8 63 (48.84%) VPN
9 57 (44.19%) EIGRP
10 54 (41.86%) TCP/IP
11 53 (41.09%) F5
12 46 (35.66%) Cisco Nexus
13 45 (34.88%) HP
14 44 (34.11%) WAN
15 42 (32.56%) Finance
16 39 (30.23%) Disaster Recovery
16 39 (30.23%) CCNA
16 39 (30.23%) Network Management
17 38 (29.46%) RIP
17 38 (29.46%) ITIL
17 38 (29.46%) HSRP
18 37 (28.68%) SSL
19 36 (27.91%) MS Visio
20 35 (27.13%) DWDM
21 33 (25.58%) MS Office
21 33 (25.58%) PRINCE2
21 33 (25.58%) SolarWinds
22 31 (24.03%) SLA
23 30 (23.26%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (8.53%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.55%) IIS
3 2 (1.55%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.78%) Lync
Applications
1 36 (27.91%) MS Visio
2 33 (25.58%) MS Office
3 4 (3.10%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 120 (93.02%) OSPF
2 105 (81.40%) Firewall
3 91 (70.54%) MPLS
4 64 (49.61%) Wireless
5 63 (48.84%) VPN
6 57 (44.19%) EIGRP
7 54 (41.86%) TCP/IP
8 46 (35.66%) Cisco Nexus
9 44 (34.11%) WAN
10 38 (29.46%) RIP
10 38 (29.46%) HSRP
11 37 (28.68%) SSL
12 35 (27.13%) DWDM
13 25 (19.38%) DNS
13 25 (19.38%) Cisco ASA
14 24 (18.60%) Cisco IOS
15 22 (17.05%) VLAN
16 21 (16.28%) IPsec
16 21 (16.28%) Network Security
17 20 (15.50%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Bugzilla
1 4 (3.10%) JIRA
1 4 (3.10%) TestLink
General
1 42 (32.56%) Finance
2 26 (20.16%) Banking
3 6 (4.65%) Retail
4 4 (3.10%) Games
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (51.16%) Network Engineer
2 28 (21.71%) Network Specialist
3 15 (11.63%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (11.63%) Architect
4 12 (9.30%) Design Engineer
5 11 (8.53%) Network Architect
5 11 (8.53%) Consultant
6 10 (7.75%) Network Consultant
6 10 (7.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) IP Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Network Design Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Network Support
8 6 (4.65%) Security Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Security Consultant
9 5 (3.88%) Analyst
9 5 (3.88%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.55%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (3.10%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.10%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.10%) Equities
2 4 (3.10%) Streaming Media
2 4 (3.10%) IPTV
3 2 (1.55%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.55%) Physics
3 2 (1.55%) SecurID
3 2 (1.55%) PKI
3 2 (1.55%) Blog
3 2 (1.55%) Online Games
3 2 (1.55%) FMCG
3 2 (1.55%) Open Source
4 1 (0.78%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.28%) Windows
2 18 (13.95%) UNIX
3 15 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (10.85%) Linux
5 10 (7.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.10%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.33%) Solaris
9 2 (1.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.23%) Disaster Recovery
1 39 (30.23%) Network Management
2 38 (29.46%) ITIL
3 33 (25.58%) PRINCE2
4 30 (23.26%) Service Delivery
5 24 (18.60%) Change Management
5 24 (18.60%) Load Balancing
6 22 (17.05%) Network Design
6 22 (17.05%) PRINCE
6 22 (17.05%) Process Improvement
7 16 (12.40%) Network Monitoring
8 14 (10.85%) Change Control
9 8 (6.20%) WAN Optimisation
9 8 (6.20%) Regression Testing
9 8 (6.20%) Document Management
10 7 (5.43%) Project Management
11 5 (3.88%) Asset Management
11 5 (3.88%) Project Planning
11 5 (3.88%) Network Architecture
11 5 (3.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.53%) Python
2 5 (3.88%) Perl
3 4 (3.10%) SQL
3 4 (3.10%) Bash Shell
3 4 (3.10%) R
Qualifications
1 120 (93.02%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (72.09%) CCNP
3 39 (30.23%) CCNA
4 23 (17.83%) CCIE
5 16 (12.40%) JNCIE
6 12 (9.30%) CCDP
7 8 (6.20%) MCP
7 8 (6.20%) MBCS
7 8 (6.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (6.20%) VCP4
7 8 (6.20%) VCP5
8 6 (4.65%) CCIP
9 5 (3.88%) CCSP
9 5 (3.88%) CCDA
9 5 (3.88%) Degree
9 5 (3.88%) CCSA
9 5 (3.88%) CCSE
10 3 (2.33%) VCAP
11 2 (1.55%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (24.03%) SLA
2 4 (3.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.63%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.65%) vSphere
4 5 (3.88%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 30 (23.26%) HP NNM
2 12 (9.30%) Cacti
3 11 (8.53%) SolarWinds Orion
4 10 (7.75%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (7.75%) FortiGate
5 8 (6.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (2.33%) OpenView
6 3 (2.33%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (1.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 124 (96.12%) Cisco
2 77 (59.69%) Juniper
3 53 (41.09%) F5
4 45 (34.88%) HP
5 33 (25.58%) SolarWinds
6 26 (20.16%) VMware
7 17 (13.18%) CheckPoint
8 11 (8.53%) Aruba
9 10 (7.75%) Blue Coat
10 8 (6.20%) Riverbed
11 7 (5.43%) Crossbeam
12 6 (4.65%) Redback
12 6 (4.65%) Fortinet
12 6 (4.65%) Microsoft
13 5 (3.88%) Sourcefire
13 5 (3.88%) Red Hat
14 4 (3.10%) Perforce
14 4 (3.10%) Polycom
14 4 (3.10%) Citrix
15 3 (2.33%) Sun
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