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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 91 63 84
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +21
Permanent jobs citing BGP 14 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.98% 2.30% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.73% 12.44% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 1
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
296 201 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.67% 18.53% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 227 165 117
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
Brentwood -14 9 £50,000 - 1
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 24 (96.00%) Cisco
1 24 (96.00%) OSPF
2 21 (84.00%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (80.00%) Juniper
4 19 (76.00%) Firewall
5 13 (52.00%) FWSM
5 13 (52.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (48.00%) Multicast
6 12 (48.00%) MPLS
6 12 (48.00%) CCNP
7 11 (44.00%) WAN
7 11 (44.00%) SAN
8 10 (40.00%) CCNA
9 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
9 9 (36.00%) Finance
10 8 (32.00%) Internet
10 8 (32.00%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (32.00%) Cisco PIX
10 8 (32.00%) SolarWinds
11 7 (28.00%) F5
11 7 (28.00%) H.323
11 7 (28.00%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
12 6 (24.00%) LAN
12 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (20.00%) System Testing
13 5 (20.00%) Change Control
13 5 (20.00%) Network Architecture
13 5 (20.00%) Junos
13 5 (20.00%) SDH

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) OSPF
2 19 (76.00%) Firewall
3 13 (52.00%) FWSM
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (48.00%) Multicast
4 12 (48.00%) MPLS
5 11 (44.00%) WAN
5 11 (44.00%) SAN
6 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (32.00%) Internet
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (28.00%) H.323
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (24.00%) LAN
9 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (20.00%) Junos
10 5 (20.00%) SDH
10 5 (20.00%) DWDM
10 5 (20.00%) VPN
10 5 (20.00%) VLAN
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Network Specialist
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Network Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Design Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Junior Network Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Junior
7 2 (8.00%) Network Support
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Specialist
8 1 (4.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Design Authority
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Equities
2 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (20.00%) System Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 5 (20.00%) Change Control
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Network Design
6 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Change Management
7 1 (4.00%) Network Management
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Perl
1 5 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (16.00%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (48.00%) CCNP
3 10 (40.00%) CCNA
4 5 (20.00%) CCDA
4 5 (20.00%) JNCIE
4 5 (20.00%) CCSP
5 4 (16.00%) CCIE
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Cisco
2 20 (80.00%) Juniper
3 8 (32.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (28.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) Splunk
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) Mitel
5 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire
Brentwood, Essex
Austin Fraser
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