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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 96 100 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Permanent jobs citing BGP 11 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.01% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.53% 1.00% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
243 200 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.33% 18.00% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 220 190 155
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 - 6 £41,500 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (81.82%) CheckPoint
3 18 (81.82%) OSPF
4 17 (77.27%) Firewall
4 17 (77.27%) MPLS
4 17 (77.27%) CCNP
5 15 (68.18%) WAN
6 12 (54.55%) Juniper
7 10 (45.45%) CCNA
7 10 (45.45%) LAN
8 9 (40.91%) Windows
8 9 (40.91%) CCIE
9 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (31.82%) F5
11 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
12 5 (22.73%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (22.73%) vSphere
12 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (22.73%) XenApp
12 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
12 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (22.73%) Multicast
12 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (22.73%) Citrix
12 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (22.73%) Active Directory

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) OSPF
2 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 17 (77.27%) MPLS
3 15 (68.18%) WAN
4 10 (45.45%) LAN
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (22.73%) Multicast
7 4 (18.18%) Junos
7 4 (18.18%) IP Telephony
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (13.64%) RSVP
8 3 (13.64%) Network Security
8 3 (13.64%) RIP
9 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
9 2 (9.09%) ADSL
9 2 (9.09%) DWDM
9 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
1 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
2 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (77.27%) CCNP
3 10 (45.45%) CCNA
4 9 (40.91%) CCIE
5 5 (22.73%) MCSE
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (9.09%) JNCIS
6 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) CCSE
6 2 (9.09%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
1 5 (22.73%) XenApp
1 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
1 5 (22.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (9.09%) Foglight
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) CheckPoint
3 12 (54.55%) Juniper
4 7 (31.82%) F5
5 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
6 5 (22.73%) VMware
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) Brocade
7 4 (18.18%) SonicWALL
8 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
8 3 (13.64%) Websense
9 2 (9.09%) McAfee
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.09%) Aruba
9 2 (9.09%) Lumension
10 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
10 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard
10 1 (4.55%) HP
10 1 (4.55%) Avaya
10 1 (4.55%) BT
Ashford, Kent
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago