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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 195 236 263
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +27
Permanent jobs citing BGP 67 47 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.89% 0.55% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.26% 2.63% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 38 36 11
Average salary £46,750 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.29%
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
1573 1787 1885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.80% 20.75% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1385 1546
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 April 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 24 April 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
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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 +33 23 £33,000 +13.79% 1
Hertfordshire +2 21 £47,500 -17.39%
Bedfordshire +29 18 £48,500 +25.97%
Essex -6 5 £37,000 -29.52%
Norfolk - 2 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £45,000 - 1
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 109 (94.78%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (86.96%) Cisco
3 97 (84.35%) Firewall
4 93 (80.87%) CCNP
5 92 (80.00%) OSPF
6 63 (54.78%) MPLS
7 54 (46.96%) EIGRP
8 53 (46.09%) WAN
8 53 (46.09%) Network Security
9 52 (45.22%) TCP/IP
10 48 (41.74%) Cisco Nexus
11 43 (37.39%) Juniper
12 41 (35.65%) VPN
13 38 (33.04%) LAN
14 37 (32.17%) CheckPoint
15 36 (31.30%) MS Visio
16 34 (29.57%) Network Management
17 33 (28.70%) HSRP
17 33 (28.70%) CCNA
18 31 (26.96%) F5
19 29 (25.22%) RIP
19 29 (25.22%) Disaster Recovery
20 28 (24.35%) Load Balancing
20 28 (24.35%) Spanning Tree
21 27 (23.48%) Wireless
22 26 (22.61%) SSL
23 23 (20.00%) Microsoft
23 23 (20.00%) CCDP
23 23 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
24 22 (19.13%) VRRP

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (3.48%) Lync
2 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 36 (31.30%) MS Visio
2 15 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 14 (12.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 97 (84.35%) Firewall
2 92 (80.00%) OSPF
3 63 (54.78%) MPLS
4 54 (46.96%) EIGRP
5 53 (46.09%) WAN
5 53 (46.09%) Network Security
6 52 (45.22%) TCP/IP
7 48 (41.74%) Cisco Nexus
8 41 (35.65%) VPN
9 38 (33.04%) LAN
10 33 (28.70%) HSRP
11 29 (25.22%) RIP
12 28 (24.35%) Spanning Tree
13 27 (23.48%) Wireless
14 26 (22.61%) SSL
15 23 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
16 22 (19.13%) VRRP
17 20 (17.39%) DWDM
18 18 (15.65%) DMVPN
19 14 (12.17%) Cisco PIX
General
1 22 (19.13%) Finance
2 15 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.57%) Banking
4 5 (4.35%) Marketing
4 5 (4.35%) Publishing
5 3 (2.61%) Retail
6 2 (1.74%) Games
7 1 (0.87%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (51.30%) Network Engineer
2 26 (22.61%) Network Specialist
3 25 (21.74%) Consultant
4 21 (18.26%) Network Consultant
5 15 (13.04%) Security Specialist
6 14 (12.17%) Network Security Specialist
7 13 (11.30%) Network Security Consultant
7 13 (11.30%) Security Consultant
8 9 (7.83%) Network Security Engineer
8 9 (7.83%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (7.83%) Security Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) Technical Design Authority
10 5 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Design Engineer
11 4 (3.48%) Cisco Consultant
11 4 (3.48%) Cisco Network Consultant
11 4 (3.48%) AWS Consultant
12 3 (2.61%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) Thin Client
1 12 (10.43%) Fat Client
2 6 (5.22%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.74%) FMCG
3 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.74%) PKI
3 2 (1.74%) Blog
4 1 (0.87%) Statistics
4 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.48%) Windows
1 4 (3.48%) Linux
2 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.57%) Network Management
2 29 (25.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (24.35%) Load Balancing
4 20 (17.39%) Network Design
4 20 (17.39%) Change Management
5 17 (14.78%) SIEM
6 16 (13.91%) Security Architecture
6 16 (13.91%) ITIL
7 11 (9.57%) Service Delivery
8 10 (8.70%) PRINCE2
8 10 (8.70%) PRINCE
9 9 (7.83%) Process Improvement
10 8 (6.96%) Change Control
10 8 (6.96%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (5.22%) WAN Optimisation
11 6 (5.22%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (4.35%) Coaching
13 4 (3.48%) Cyber Security
13 4 (3.48%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.87%) Perl
1 1 (0.87%) Python
1 1 (0.87%) R
Qualifications
1 109 (94.78%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (80.87%) CCNP
3 33 (28.70%) CCNA
4 23 (20.00%) CCDP
5 22 (19.13%) CCSA
6 21 (18.26%) CCSE
7 17 (14.78%) CISSP
8 14 (12.17%) CCIE
9 12 (10.43%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.61%) CCIP
12 2 (1.74%) CISM
12 2 (1.74%) JNCIE
13 1 (0.87%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.87%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.87%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.65%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.48%) vSphere
3 3 (2.61%) UAG
4 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (13.91%) HP NNM
2 3 (2.61%) Cacti
2 3 (2.61%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.87%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 100 (86.96%) Cisco
2 43 (37.39%) Juniper
3 37 (32.17%) CheckPoint
4 31 (26.96%) F5
5 23 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (18.26%) VMware
7 19 (16.52%) Citrix
8 17 (14.78%) HP
9 14 (12.17%) Fortinet
10 10 (8.70%) SolarWinds
11 5 (4.35%) Crossbeam
12 4 (3.48%) Mitel
12 4 (3.48%) NetApp
13 3 (2.61%) SonicWALL
14 2 (1.74%) Sourcefire
14 2 (1.74%) Remedy
14 2 (1.74%) Ciena
15 1 (0.87%) WorldPay
15 1 (0.87%) Aruba
15 1 (0.87%) Splunk
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago