The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 72 77 70
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing BGP 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.17% 0.69% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.43% 2.87% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 3
Average salary £22,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 209 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 18.21% 23.91% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 125 162 97
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
Surrey

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

BGP
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

BGP Salary Trend in Guildford

BGP
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in Guildford

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) CCNA
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (92.31%) MPLS
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 8 (61.54%) ADSL
4 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (38.46%) OSPF
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) Zend
6 4 (30.77%) VLAN
6 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (30.77%) IPsec
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) Dell
6 4 (30.77%) CCNP
6 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) Perl
6 4 (30.77%) PHP
6 4 (30.77%) MySQL
6 4 (30.77%) CentOS
6 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (7.69%) F5
7 1 (7.69%) Network Management
7 1 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) WAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) MPLS
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) ADSL
3 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
4 5 (38.46%) OSPF
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) IPsec
5 4 (30.77%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) WAN
6 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
1 8 (61.54%) Support Engineer
1 8 (61.54%) 2nd Line Support
1 8 (61.54%) Network Support Engineer
1 8 (61.54%) Network Support
1 8 (61.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 8 (61.54%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CCNA
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Zend
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) F5