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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 33 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 15 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.78% 0.44% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.15% 1.72% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 2
Average salary £60,000 - £40,500
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -8.88%
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
99 58 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 31.53% 25.78% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 84 48 31
Average salary £49,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Farnborough

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Certification
1 25 (100.00%) MPLS
1 25 (100.00%) OSPF
2 24 (96.00%) Cisco
2 24 (96.00%) CCNP
3 23 (92.00%) EIGRP
3 23 (92.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (92.00%) Data Centre
4 16 (64.00%) TCP/IP
5 15 (60.00%) CCIE
5 15 (60.00%) CCDP
6 10 (40.00%) VMware
7 9 (36.00%) Linux
7 9 (36.00%) HSRP
7 9 (36.00%) vSphere
8 8 (32.00%) VRRP
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (8.00%) Firewall
10 2 (8.00%) CCNA
11 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
11 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
11 1 (4.00%) RSS
11 1 (4.00%) WAN
11 1 (4.00%) CSS
11 1 (4.00%) Windows
11 1 (4.00%) VPN
11 1 (4.00%) DNS
11 1 (4.00%) SSL
11 1 (4.00%) SLA
11 1 (4.00%) McAfee

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) MPLS
1 25 (100.00%) OSPF
2 23 (92.00%) EIGRP
2 23 (92.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (64.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (36.00%) HSRP
5 8 (32.00%) VRRP
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.00%) Firewall
8 1 (4.00%) VPN
8 1 (4.00%) DNS
8 1 (4.00%) SSL
8 1 (4.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (60.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.00%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (92.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
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 15 (60.00%) CCIE
3 15 (60.00%) CCDP
4 2 (8.00%) 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
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Polycom
3 1 (4.00%) Tandberg
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.00%) McAfee