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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 23 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing BGP 11 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 6.04% 0.52% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.40% 4.00% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 3
Average salary £65,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.44%
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
47 25 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 25.82% 13.02% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41 15 50
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Farnborough

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (100.00%) MPLS
1 23 (100.00%) OSPF
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (91.30%) CCNP
3 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
4 16 (69.57%) VMware
5 14 (60.87%) Linux
5 14 (60.87%) HSRP
6 13 (56.52%) CCNA
6 13 (56.52%) Firewall
7 12 (52.17%) Cisco
8 11 (47.83%) WAN
8 11 (47.83%) Windows
8 11 (47.83%) McAfee
8 11 (47.83%) CheckPoint
8 11 (47.83%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (43.48%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (43.48%) EIGRP
10 7 (30.43%) CCIE
10 7 (30.43%) CCDP
11 5 (21.74%) vSphere
12 3 (13.04%) VRRP
12 3 (13.04%) VCP4
13 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
13 2 (8.70%) Multicast
13 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
13 2 (8.70%) VPN
13 2 (8.70%) DNS
13 2 (8.70%) SSL

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (8.70%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) MPLS
1 23 (100.00%) OSPF
2 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
3 14 (60.87%) HSRP
4 13 (56.52%) Firewall
5 11 (47.83%) WAN
6 10 (43.48%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (43.48%) EIGRP
7 3 (13.04%) VRRP
8 2 (8.70%) VPN
8 2 (8.70%) DNS
8 2 (8.70%) SSL
8 2 (8.70%) IPsec
8 2 (8.70%) Multicast
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Network Engineer
2 17 (73.91%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) Network Management
1 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
1 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (91.30%) CCNP
3 13 (56.52%) CCNA
4 7 (30.43%) CCDP
4 7 (30.43%) CCIE
5 3 (13.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) vSphere
2 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) Cisco
3 11 (47.83%) CheckPoint
3 11 (47.83%) McAfee
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Polycom
4 2 (8.70%) Tandberg
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