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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 193 222 246
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +24
Permanent jobs citing BGP 74 61 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.07% 0.79% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.00% 3.81% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 63 37 35
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
1234 1601 1834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.81% 20.78% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 1218 1423
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 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 2 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bedfordshire +12 29 £55,000 +13.40%
Hertfordshire +25 24 £42,500 -8.10% 3
Cambridgeshire -10 13 £52,500 +59.09% 2
Essex +15 8 £45,000 +22.44% 1
Suffolk +7 2 £47,500 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 of England region with a requirement for BGP.

1 137 (91.33%) Cisco
2 130 (86.67%) OSPF
3 128 (85.33%) Cisco Certification
4 112 (74.67%) Firewall
5 103 (68.67%) CCNP
6 91 (60.67%) WAN
7 86 (57.33%) LAN
8 75 (50.00%) TCP/IP
9 67 (44.67%) F5
10 66 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 57 (38.00%) MPLS
12 52 (34.67%) EIGRP
12 52 (34.67%) Juniper
12 52 (34.67%) VPN
13 50 (33.33%) Network Security
14 48 (32.00%) Network Management
15 46 (30.67%) Spanning Tree
15 46 (30.67%) CheckPoint
15 46 (30.67%) Disaster Recovery
16 44 (29.33%) Load Balancing
17 43 (28.67%) MS Visio
18 42 (28.00%) CCDP
19 37 (24.67%) Microsoft
19 37 (24.67%) HSRP
20 36 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
21 34 (22.67%) RIP
22 33 (22.00%) SSL
22 33 (22.00%) VRRP
22 33 (22.00%) Data Centre
23 32 (21.33%) tcpdump

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 43 (28.67%) MS Visio
2 17 (11.33%) MS Office
3 16 (10.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 130 (86.67%) OSPF
2 112 (74.67%) Firewall
3 91 (60.67%) WAN
4 86 (57.33%) LAN
5 75 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 66 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 57 (38.00%) MPLS
8 52 (34.67%) EIGRP
8 52 (34.67%) VPN
9 50 (33.33%) Network Security
10 46 (30.67%) Spanning Tree
11 37 (24.67%) HSRP
12 36 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (22.67%) RIP
14 33 (22.00%) SSL
14 33 (22.00%) VRRP
15 32 (21.33%) tcpdump
15 32 (21.33%) Wireshark
16 26 (17.33%) VoIP
17 20 (13.33%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (8.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.00%) Finance
2 9 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.33%) Banking
4 5 (3.33%) Games
5 3 (2.00%) Publishing
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (38.67%) Network Engineer
2 26 (17.33%) Consultant
2 26 (17.33%) Network Consultant
3 24 (16.00%) Network Specialist
4 18 (12.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 18 (12.00%) Security Consultant
5 15 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 15 (10.00%) Network Support
6 13 (8.67%) Architect
6 13 (8.67%) Network Architect
7 12 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 12 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) Network Security Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) Security Engineer
9 10 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
9 10 (6.67%) Support Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) Network Support Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) Switch Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Cisco Consultant
11 8 (5.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.67%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.00%) Web Services
3 1 (0.67%) HTML
3 1 (0.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.67%) Driving Licence
3 10 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.33%) Fintech
5 5 (3.33%) PKI
5 5 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.67%) EMC VNX
6 4 (2.67%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.67%) Physics
6 4 (2.67%) Xbox
7 2 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.00%) Windows
2 10 (6.67%) Unix
3 7 (4.67%) Linux
4 3 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (32.00%) Network Management
2 46 (30.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 44 (29.33%) Load Balancing
4 31 (20.67%) Presales
5 30 (20.00%) High Availability
6 26 (17.33%) Change Management
6 26 (17.33%) ITIL
7 19 (12.67%) Service Delivery
8 17 (11.33%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (11.33%) Network Design
9 11 (7.33%) PRINCE2
10 9 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (5.33%) Coaching
11 8 (5.33%) Data Protection
11 8 (5.33%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (5.33%) Problem Management
11 8 (5.33%) Risk Assessment
12 7 (4.67%) Network Architecture
13 6 (4.00%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 128 (85.33%) Cisco Certification
2 103 (68.67%) CCNP
3 42 (28.00%) CCDP
4 27 (18.00%) CCNA
5 26 (17.33%) CCIE
6 22 (14.67%) CCSA
6 22 (14.67%) CCSE
7 11 (7.33%) Check Point Certification
8 8 (5.33%) Degree
9 3 (2.00%) CISSP
10 2 (1.33%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.67%) CISA
11 1 (0.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (17.33%) SLA
2 11 (7.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.33%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.67%) NFS
4 3 (2.00%) vSphere
5 2 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.33%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 17 (11.33%) HP NNM
2 4 (2.67%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 137 (91.33%) Cisco
2 67 (44.67%) F5
3 52 (34.67%) Juniper
4 46 (30.67%) CheckPoint
5 37 (24.67%) Microsoft
6 30 (20.00%) HP
7 13 (8.67%) Palo Alto
8 10 (6.67%) Avaya
9 9 (6.00%) Brocade
10 8 (5.33%) VMware
10 8 (5.33%) WorldPay
10 8 (5.33%) Zeacom
11 4 (2.67%) Aruba
11 4 (2.67%) CA
11 4 (2.67%) EMC
11 4 (2.67%) Foundry
11 4 (2.67%) Symantec
12 3 (2.00%) Dell
12 3 (2.00%) Tandberg
13 2 (1.33%) Sophos
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