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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 89 104 98
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing BGP 8 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.79% 0.31% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.03% 1.61% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 12
Average salary £45,000 £36,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,350 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £38,150 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
159 249 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.79% 19.08% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 124 176 201
Average salary £29,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.83% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram 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 29 April 2016. 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
Colchester - 5 £45,000 - 1
Chelmsford - 1 £25,000 -
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (83.33%) MPLS
3 10 (83.33%) CCNP
3 10 (83.33%) EIGRP
3 10 (83.33%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (75.00%) Palo Alto
5 8 (66.67%) Zeacom
5 8 (66.67%) IP Telephony
6 7 (58.33%) VPN
6 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (50.00%) HSRP
7 6 (50.00%) SSL
7 6 (50.00%) LAN
7 6 (50.00%) WAN
7 6 (50.00%) Ethernet
8 5 (41.67%) ITIL
8 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
8 5 (41.67%) CCDP
8 5 (41.67%) MGCP
8 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (41.67%) Data Privacy
8 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (41.67%) F5
8 5 (41.67%) FirePass
8 5 (41.67%) Network Security
9 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
10 3 (25.00%) Publishing
11 2 (16.67%) NX-OS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (83.33%) EIGRP
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
1 10 (83.33%) MPLS
2 8 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (58.33%) VPN
4 6 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 6 (50.00%) HSRP
4 6 (50.00%) LAN
4 6 (50.00%) SSL
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (41.67%) FirePass
5 5 (41.67%) MGCP
5 5 (41.67%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) IPsec
6 2 (16.67%) NX-OS
6 2 (16.67%) OSPF
7 1 (8.33%) SNMP
General
1 3 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Switch Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Network Support
3 4 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (41.67%) Data Privacy
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNP
3 5 (41.67%) CCDP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Palo Alto
3 8 (66.67%) Zeacom
4 5 (41.67%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) BT
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) IronPort
Colchester
Pertemps IT
Salary: Up to £45k p.a. plus excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago