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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 177 227 251
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +24
Permanent jobs citing BGP 71 51 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.08% 0.68% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.32% 3.26% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 65 42 41
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.95%
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
1124 1563 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.08% 20.69% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 935 1161 1339
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 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 28 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
Hertfordshire +28 24 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Bedfordshire +5 24 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire -3 14 £52,500 +59.09% 1
Essex +17 9 £45,000 +28.57%
Suffolk - 2 £47,500 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 140 (92.72%) Cisco
2 131 (86.75%) Cisco Certification
3 129 (85.43%) OSPF
4 113 (74.83%) Firewall
5 105 (69.54%) CCNP
6 94 (62.25%) WAN
7 93 (61.59%) LAN
8 79 (52.32%) TCP/IP
9 69 (45.70%) F5
9 69 (45.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 59 (39.07%) EIGRP
11 57 (37.75%) Network Security
12 52 (34.44%) Juniper
13 51 (33.77%) MPLS
14 50 (33.11%) VPN
15 49 (32.45%) CheckPoint
15 49 (32.45%) Spanning Tree
16 46 (30.46%) Network Management
16 46 (30.46%) Load Balancing
17 45 (29.80%) Disaster Recovery
18 41 (27.15%) MS Visio
19 39 (25.83%) CCDP
20 38 (25.17%) RIP
20 38 (25.17%) Cisco ASA
21 35 (23.18%) Wireshark
21 35 (23.18%) tcpdump
22 34 (22.52%) HSRP
22 34 (22.52%) Microsoft
22 34 (22.52%) Presales
23 30 (19.87%) Data Centre

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 41 (27.15%) MS Visio
2 14 (9.27%) MS Office
3 11 (7.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (85.43%) OSPF
2 113 (74.83%) Firewall
3 94 (62.25%) WAN
4 93 (61.59%) LAN
5 79 (52.32%) TCP/IP
6 69 (45.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 59 (39.07%) EIGRP
8 57 (37.75%) Network Security
9 51 (33.77%) MPLS
10 50 (33.11%) VPN
11 49 (32.45%) Spanning Tree
12 38 (25.17%) Cisco ASA
12 38 (25.17%) RIP
13 35 (23.18%) tcpdump
13 35 (23.18%) Wireshark
14 34 (22.52%) HSRP
15 27 (17.88%) SSL
16 21 (13.91%) BIG-IP
16 21 (13.91%) VoIP
16 21 (13.91%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 5 (3.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (8.61%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.96%) Finance
2 9 (5.96%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.97%) Banking
4 5 (3.31%) Games
5 3 (1.99%) Publishing
6 1 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.66%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 60 (39.74%) Network Engineer
2 30 (19.87%) Consultant
2 30 (19.87%) Network Consultant
3 24 (15.89%) Network Specialist
4 21 (13.91%) Network Security Consultant
4 21 (13.91%) Security Consultant
5 16 (10.60%) Cisco Engineer
6 14 (9.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 13 (8.61%) Network Support
8 12 (7.95%) Network Security Engineer
8 12 (7.95%) Security Engineer
8 12 (7.95%) Switch Engineer
9 11 (7.28%) Architect
9 11 (7.28%) Network Architect
10 9 (5.96%) Check Point Consultant
10 9 (5.96%) Cisco Consultant
10 9 (5.96%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 9 (5.96%) Network Support Engineer
10 9 (5.96%) NOC Engineer
10 9 (5.96%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.65%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.99%) Web Services
3 1 (0.66%) HTML
3 1 (0.66%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.87%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.27%) Driving Licence
3 8 (5.30%) Fintech
4 7 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.97%) PKI
6 5 (3.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (3.31%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.99%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.99%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.99%) Physics
8 2 (1.32%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.32%) Xbox
9 1 (0.66%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.95%) Windows
2 9 (5.96%) Unix
3 6 (3.97%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.65%) Linux
5 3 (1.99%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.32%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.46%) Load Balancing
1 46 (30.46%) Network Management
2 45 (29.80%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (22.52%) Presales
4 27 (17.88%) Change Management
5 24 (15.89%) High Availability
6 17 (11.26%) ITIL
7 16 (10.60%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (9.93%) Service Delivery
9 13 (8.61%) Network Design
9 13 (8.61%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (6.62%) Problem Management
11 8 (5.30%) Coaching
11 8 (5.30%) Incident Management
11 8 (5.30%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (4.64%) Data Protection
12 7 (4.64%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (4.64%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.64%) Network Architecture
12 7 (4.64%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.31%) Python
2 3 (1.99%) Bash Shell
2 3 (1.99%) Perl
Qualifications
1 131 (86.75%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (69.54%) CCNP
3 39 (25.83%) CCDP
4 26 (17.22%) CCIE
5 25 (16.56%) CCNA
6 21 (13.91%) CCSA
6 21 (13.91%) CCSE
7 10 (6.62%) Check Point Certification
8 9 (5.96%) Degree
9 5 (3.31%) CISSP
10 2 (1.32%) CISA
10 2 (1.32%) CISM
10 2 (1.32%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.66%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.57%) SLA
2 16 (10.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.99%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.99%) vSphere
3 2 (1.32%) NFS
4 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.66%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (8.61%) HP NNM
2 3 (1.99%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.99%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (1.99%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.66%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 140 (92.72%) Cisco
2 69 (45.70%) F5
3 52 (34.44%) Juniper
4 49 (32.45%) CheckPoint
5 34 (22.52%) Microsoft
6 28 (18.54%) HP
7 15 (9.93%) Avaya
7 15 (9.93%) Palo Alto
8 12 (7.95%) Brocade
9 10 (6.62%) Zeacom
10 8 (5.30%) WorldPay
11 5 (3.31%) CA
11 5 (3.31%) VMware
12 3 (1.99%) Aruba
12 3 (1.99%) Foundry
12 3 (1.99%) Qualys
12 3 (1.99%) Tandberg
13 2 (1.32%) EMC
13 2 (1.32%) Google
13 2 (1.32%) Riverbed
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