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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 94 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 11 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.86% 1.69% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 9.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 0
Average salary £62,500 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
268 166 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.07% 17.57% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 200 135 135
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £50,500
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 23 January 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
Brentwood -13 9 £62,500 +25.00%
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (95.65%) OSPF
3 21 (91.30%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (82.61%) Firewall
5 15 (65.22%) Juniper
5 15 (65.22%) CCNP
6 14 (60.87%) FWSM
6 14 (60.87%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (52.17%) SAN
8 11 (47.83%) CCNA
9 10 (43.48%) MPLS
10 9 (39.13%) Cisco PIX
10 9 (39.13%) SolarWinds
10 9 (39.13%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (34.78%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (34.78%) H.323
12 7 (30.43%) F5
13 6 (26.09%) Multicast
13 6 (26.09%) Change Control
13 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
13 6 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (26.09%) SLA
13 6 (26.09%) LAN
14 5 (21.74%) WAN
14 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
14 5 (21.74%) VPN
14 5 (21.74%) CCDA
14 5 (21.74%) CCSP
14 5 (21.74%) VLAN
15 4 (17.39%) Mitel

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (17.39%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) OSPF
2 19 (82.61%) Firewall
3 14 (60.87%) FWSM
3 14 (60.87%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (52.17%) SAN
5 10 (43.48%) MPLS
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (34.78%) H.323
8 6 (26.09%) Multicast
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (26.09%) LAN
9 5 (21.74%) WAN
9 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
9 5 (21.74%) VPN
9 5 (21.74%) VLAN
10 4 (17.39%) VoIP
11 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (8.70%) Internet
12 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Architect
3 7 (30.43%) Network Specialist
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Network Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Technical Design Authority
5 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Support
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (26.09%) Change Control
2 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) R
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (65.22%) CCNP
3 11 (47.83%) CCNA
4 5 (21.74%) CCDA
4 5 (21.74%) CCSP
5 1 (4.35%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (65.22%) Juniper
3 9 (39.13%) SolarWinds
4 7 (30.43%) F5
5 4 (17.39%) Mitel
6 1 (4.35%) Splunk
6 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
Essex
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago