The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 72 98 89
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -9
Permanent jobs citing BGP 12 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.28% 0.34% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.91% 1.88% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 8
Median salary £33,000 £42,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -24.44%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.04%

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
110 213 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.69% 18.33% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 81 160 209
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

BGP Salary Histogram in Essex

BGP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Harlow - 5 £33,000 -
Brentwood - 3 - -
Colchester +5 2 £57,500 +25.00%
Basildon - 1 £60,000 -
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for BGP.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) OSPF
2 14 (87.50%) CCNP
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 12 (75.00%) IPsec
4 11 (68.75%) Firewall
4 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (56.25%) Internet
6 8 (50.00%) Juniper
6 8 (50.00%) DNS
6 8 (50.00%) Network Security
6 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (43.75%) MPLS
7 7 (43.75%) LAN
7 7 (43.75%) WAN
7 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
8 6 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (37.50%) JNCIP
8 6 (37.50%) IMAP
8 6 (37.50%) SMTP
8 6 (37.50%) FTP
8 6 (37.50%) VoIP
8 6 (37.50%) Unix
8 6 (37.50%) LDAP
8 6 (37.50%) Extranet
8 6 (37.50%) SSL
8 6 (37.50%) CCIE
9 5 (31.25%) CCNA

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) OSPF
2 12 (75.00%) IPsec
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 11 (68.75%) Firewall
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (56.25%) Internet
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (50.00%) DNS
5 8 (50.00%) Network Security
6 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
6 7 (43.75%) LAN
6 7 (43.75%) MPLS
6 7 (43.75%) WAN
7 6 (37.50%) Extranet
7 6 (37.50%) FTP
7 6 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (37.50%) LDAP
7 6 (37.50%) SMTP
7 6 (37.50%) SSL
7 6 (37.50%) VoIP
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Check Point Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Security Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Check Point Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (12.50%) Fault Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Line Management
2 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) High Availability
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) CCNP
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCIE
2 6 (37.50%) JNCIP
3 5 (31.25%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 2 (12.50%) Imperva
4 2 (12.50%) Infoblox
4 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 2 (12.50%) VMware