The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.97% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
BGP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
124 58 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 34.93% 28.57% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 105 47 28
Average salary £48,000 £60,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +118.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

BGP
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Farnborough region.

BGP Salary Trend in Farnborough

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (96.00%) MPLS
2 24 (96.00%) OSPF
2 24 (96.00%) CCNP
2 24 (96.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 24 (96.00%) Data Centre
3 23 (92.00%) EIGRP
4 16 (64.00%) CCDP
4 16 (64.00%) CCIE
5 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (36.00%) VMware
6 9 (36.00%) vSphere
7 8 (32.00%) HSRP
7 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 8 (32.00%) VRRP
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (8.00%) Firewall
10 1 (4.00%) CCNA
10 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (4.00%) RSS
10 1 (4.00%) CSS
10 1 (4.00%) ITIL
10 1 (4.00%) VPN
10 1 (4.00%) DNS
10 1 (4.00%) SSL
10 1 (4.00%) SLA
10 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
10 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (4.00%) Cisco PIX

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) MPLS
1 24 (96.00%) OSPF
1 24 (96.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 23 (92.00%) EIGRP
3 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (32.00%) VRRP
4 8 (32.00%) HSRP
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.00%) Firewall
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (4.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) DNS
7 1 (4.00%) SSL
7 1 (4.00%) FWSM
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (60.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (96.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL
1 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (4.00%) Network Management
1 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (96.00%) CCNP
3 16 (64.00%) CCIE
3 16 (64.00%) CCDP
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Polycom
3 1 (4.00%) Tandberg
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft