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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 211 237 255
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +18
Permanent jobs citing BGP 53 46 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.70% 0.53% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.40% 2.61% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 12
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,750 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -7.77%
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
1559 1760 1780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.60% 20.33% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 1345 1418
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,003 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 May 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
Bedfordshire +18 24 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Hertfordshire -7 18 £50,000 -13.04%
Cambridgeshire +16 10 £33,000 +13.79% 3
Essex -2 1 £35,000 -36.36% 1
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 110 (94.02%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (84.62%) Cisco
3 95 (81.20%) CCNP
4 93 (79.49%) Firewall
5 91 (77.78%) OSPF
6 64 (54.70%) WAN
7 62 (52.99%) MPLS
8 55 (47.01%) TCP/IP
9 54 (46.15%) EIGRP
10 53 (45.30%) Network Security
11 50 (42.74%) Data Centre
12 49 (41.88%) Cisco Nexus
13 48 (41.03%) LAN
14 44 (37.61%) CheckPoint
15 36 (30.77%) VPN
16 35 (29.91%) MS Visio
16 35 (29.91%) Network Management
17 32 (27.35%) Load Balancing
18 31 (26.50%) Spanning Tree
18 31 (26.50%) CCNA
18 31 (26.50%) Juniper
19 29 (24.79%) Disaster Recovery
20 28 (23.93%) CCDP
21 27 (23.08%) RIP
21 27 (23.08%) CCSA
21 27 (23.08%) HSRP
21 27 (23.08%) F5
22 26 (22.22%) CCSE
22 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
23 23 (19.66%) Network Design

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (2.56%) Lync
2 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 35 (29.91%) MS Visio
2 15 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 11 (9.40%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 93 (79.49%) Firewall
2 91 (77.78%) OSPF
3 64 (54.70%) WAN
4 62 (52.99%) MPLS
5 55 (47.01%) TCP/IP
6 54 (46.15%) EIGRP
7 53 (45.30%) Network Security
8 49 (41.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 48 (41.03%) LAN
10 36 (30.77%) VPN
11 31 (26.50%) Spanning Tree
12 27 (23.08%) RIP
12 27 (23.08%) HSRP
13 23 (19.66%) VRRP
14 21 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (17.09%) DMVPN
15 20 (17.09%) Wireless
15 20 (17.09%) DWDM
16 18 (15.38%) SSL
16 18 (15.38%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 17 (14.53%) Finance
3 5 (4.27%) Banking
3 5 (4.27%) Publishing
3 5 (4.27%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 28 (23.93%) Consultant
3 23 (19.66%) Network Consultant
4 21 (17.95%) Network Specialist
5 15 (12.82%) Security Consultant
5 15 (12.82%) Network Security Consultant
6 13 (11.11%) Security Specialist
7 12 (10.26%) Network Security Specialist
8 9 (7.69%) Security Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) Technical Design Authority
10 6 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) Design Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) Network Operations Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) Operations Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) Network Design Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) AWS Consultant
12 4 (3.42%) Cisco Network Consultant
12 4 (3.42%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 50 (42.74%) Data Centre
2 20 (17.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (10.26%) Fat Client
3 12 (10.26%) Thin Client
4 5 (4.27%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) PKI
6 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.85%) FMCG
6 1 (0.85%) Statistics
6 1 (0.85%) Blog
6 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.56%) Windows
1 3 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (0.85%) UNIX
2 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.91%) Network Management
2 32 (27.35%) Load Balancing
3 29 (24.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (19.66%) Network Design
5 20 (17.09%) DDoS Mitigation
6 19 (16.24%) Change Management
7 17 (14.53%) SIEM
8 16 (13.68%) Security Architecture
9 13 (11.11%) ITIL
10 7 (5.98%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.13%) WAN Optimisation
12 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2
12 5 (4.27%) PRINCE
12 5 (4.27%) Change Control
12 5 (4.27%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (4.27%) Coaching
12 5 (4.27%) Network Monitoring
13 4 (3.42%) Cyber Security
13 4 (3.42%) Problem Management
13 4 (3.42%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.85%) Perl
1 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 110 (94.02%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (81.20%) CCNP
3 31 (26.50%) CCNA
4 28 (23.93%) CCDP
5 27 (23.08%) CCSA
6 26 (22.22%) CCSE
7 17 (14.53%) CISSP
8 16 (13.68%) Check Point Certification
9 12 (10.26%) CCIE
10 7 (5.98%) CCIP
11 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
12 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.71%) CISM
13 2 (1.71%) CCDA
14 1 (0.85%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.82%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.42%) vSphere
3 3 (2.56%) UAG
4 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (11.11%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.71%) Cacti
2 2 (1.71%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 99 (84.62%) Cisco
2 44 (37.61%) CheckPoint
3 31 (26.50%) Juniper
4 27 (23.08%) F5
5 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 18 (15.38%) VMware
7 17 (14.53%) Citrix
8 14 (11.97%) HP
9 13 (11.11%) Fortinet
10 8 (6.84%) Remedy
11 6 (5.13%) SolarWinds
12 5 (4.27%) Ciena
13 4 (3.42%) Crossbeam
14 3 (2.56%) Mitel
14 3 (2.56%) SonicWALL
15 2 (1.71%) NetApp
16 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
16 1 (0.85%) EMC
16 1 (0.85%) IBM
16 1 (0.85%) Sourcefire
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + £3k Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago