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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 95 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 3 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.25% 0.74% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 4.35% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.20% -5.00%
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
189 207 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.72% 17.11% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 112 178 195
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 July 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
Basildon -13 3 £65,000 +57.57%
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
3 6 (75.00%) CCNP
4 5 (62.50%) CCNA
4 5 (62.50%) VPN
4 5 (62.50%) Change Management
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
5 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) WLAN
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Siemens
5 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (37.50%) MPLS
5 3 (37.50%) VLAN
5 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
5 3 (37.50%) UAG
5 3 (37.50%) F5
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (25.00%) Change Control

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
3 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WLAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) FWSM
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) UAG
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Siemens
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
Chelmsford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Van
Posted: 22 days ago