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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 36 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.83% 1.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.04% 4.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
71 43 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 26.01% 25.15% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 63 40 74
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +19.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,200 £75,000
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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (60.00%) HSRP
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (40.00%) JNCIE
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) HSRP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
2 2 (40.00%) JNCIE
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) McAfee
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper