The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 83 - 97
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.21% - 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% - 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Median salary £50,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
185 207 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.15% 19.29% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 148 197 217
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £55,000 £51,875
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for BGP.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) CCDA
3 2 (40.00%) CCDP
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) DFS Replication
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) HSRP
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Support
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Support
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Solutions Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Storage Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCDA
1 2 (40.00%) CCDP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) DFS Replication
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix