The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 99 96 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.082% 0.57% 0.100%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 4.30% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -10.00%
BGP
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 186 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.08% 13.31% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 133 164 182
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

BGP
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Essex region.

BGP Salary Trend in Essex

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) OSPF
3 9 (75.00%) CCNP
4 8 (66.67%) MPLS
5 6 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (41.67%) F5
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (41.67%) Juniper
7 4 (33.33%) CCNA
7 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (33.33%) VoIP
7 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (33.33%) FWSM
7 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 4 (33.33%) Mitel
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
7 4 (33.33%) Lync
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (25.00%) UAG
8 3 (25.00%) Change Control
8 3 (25.00%) H.323
8 3 (25.00%) Change Management
8 3 (25.00%) SLA
8 3 (25.00%) Windows
8 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (25.00%) SAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) OSPF
3 8 (66.67%) MPLS
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (33.33%) VoIP
5 4 (33.33%) FWSM
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (25.00%) H.323
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) Broadband
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (8.33%) Multicast
8 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (8.33%) Wireless
8 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
8 1 (8.33%) LAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Design Authority
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Change Control
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCNP
3 4 (33.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) UAG
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) F5
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) Mitel
3 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Splunk
5 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
Essex
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago