The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 84 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.04% 0.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.61% 1.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
BGP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
217 204 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.63% 19.07% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 183 172 151
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

BGP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

BGP Salary Trend in Kent

BGP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in Kent

BGP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -3 2 £26,500 -31.61% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £50,000 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (95.24%) CheckPoint
3 19 (90.48%) WAN
3 19 (90.48%) OSPF
4 18 (85.71%) Windows
5 16 (76.19%) CCNP
5 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (71.43%) LAN
6 15 (71.43%) F5
7 13 (61.90%) ITIL
8 12 (57.14%) Juniper
8 12 (57.14%) MPLS
9 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
10 9 (42.86%) Linux
10 9 (42.86%) MCSE
10 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
10 9 (42.86%) CCNA
10 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
10 9 (42.86%) Citrix
10 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (42.86%) VMware
10 9 (42.86%) Blue Coat
10 9 (42.86%) CCSE
10 9 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (42.86%) JNCIS
10 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (90.48%) OSPF
2 19 (90.48%) WAN
3 15 (71.43%) LAN
4 12 (57.14%) MPLS
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (33.33%) Network Security
7 6 (28.57%) Junos
7 6 (28.57%) BIG-IP
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (23.81%) RIP
8 5 (23.81%) VPN
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (9.52%) Multicast
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
10 1 (4.76%) IPv4
10 1 (4.76%) IPv6
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Designer
4 4 (19.05%) Designer
4 4 (19.05%) Security Designer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Escalation Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Network Support
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (23.81%) Network Design
5 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Network Management
7 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) CCNP
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCSE
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (42.86%) JNCIS
2 9 (42.86%) CCNA
2 9 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (9.52%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 9 (42.86%) XenApp
1 9 (42.86%) XenDesktop
1 9 (42.86%) vSphere
2 4 (19.05%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (28.57%) Foglight
3 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 3 (14.29%) SCCM
3 3 (14.29%) SCOM
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (95.24%) CheckPoint
3 15 (71.43%) F5
4 12 (57.14%) Juniper
5 9 (42.86%) Citrix
5 9 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 9 (42.86%) Blue Coat
6 5 (23.81%) SonicWALL
6 5 (23.81%) Aruba
6 5 (23.81%) Lumension
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) McAfee
6 5 (23.81%) Websense
7 3 (14.29%) Veeam
7 3 (14.29%) Brocade
8 1 (4.76%) Mercator
Kent
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £60000.0000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago