The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 226 232 296
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +64
Permanent jobs citing BGP 256 257 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.33% 1.23% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.39% 5.55% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 231 207 132
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
BGP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4005 4634 4316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.78% 22.18% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3394 3567 3391
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BGP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

BGP Salary Trend in the South East

BGP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in the South East

BGP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Berkshire +21 135 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Surrey +15 49 £45,000 - 7
Hampshire +4 39 £37,250 -18.13% 6
Buckinghamshire -1 19 £29,500 -26.25% 1
Oxfordshire -4 13 £50,000 +29.87% 5
West Sussex +5 8 £42,500 - 1
Kent +1 1 £48,875 +1.29%
Middlesex - 1 £40,000 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 363 (80.85%) Cisco
2 357 (79.51%) Cisco Certification
2 357 (79.51%) OSPF
3 307 (68.37%) MPLS
4 305 (67.93%) CCNP
5 232 (51.67%) Juniper
5 232 (51.67%) Firewall
6 223 (49.67%) WAN
7 173 (38.53%) CCNA
8 170 (37.86%) VPN
9 127 (28.29%) TCP/IP
10 126 (28.06%) LAN
11 123 (27.39%) Wireless
11 123 (27.39%) Data Centre
12 121 (26.95%) Cisco ASA
13 116 (25.84%) F5
14 114 (25.39%) Telecoms
15 111 (24.72%) VMware
16 105 (23.39%) EIGRP
17 104 (23.16%) VoIP
18 102 (22.72%) Linux
19 95 (21.16%) CheckPoint
20 94 (20.94%) Cisco Nexus
20 94 (20.94%) VLAN
21 91 (20.27%) IPsec
22 88 (19.60%) VMware Infrastructure
23 78 (17.37%) Load Balancing
24 77 (17.15%) DNS
25 76 (16.93%) Finance
26 70 (15.59%) Security Cleared

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (4.45%) MS Exchange
2 15 (3.34%) Apache
3 13 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (2.90%) OpenStack
4 11 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (2.23%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.34%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.67%) IIS
8 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.22%) SAS
9 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.00%) IaaS
1 9 (2.00%) SaaS
2 5 (1.11%) Office 365
3 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 357 (79.51%) OSPF
2 307 (68.37%) MPLS
3 232 (51.67%) Firewall
4 223 (49.67%) WAN
5 170 (37.86%) VPN
6 127 (28.29%) TCP/IP
7 126 (28.06%) LAN
8 123 (27.39%) Wireless
9 121 (26.95%) Cisco ASA
10 105 (23.39%) EIGRP
11 104 (23.16%) VoIP
12 94 (20.94%) Cisco Nexus
12 94 (20.94%) VLAN
13 91 (20.27%) IPsec
14 77 (17.15%) DNS
15 63 (14.03%) Ethernet
15 63 (14.03%) Internet
16 57 (12.69%) Network Security
17 54 (12.03%) SSL
18 50 (11.14%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.23%) MySQL
3 11 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Subversion
2 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 114 (25.39%) Telecoms
2 76 (16.93%) Finance
3 22 (4.90%) Banking
4 16 (3.56%) French Language
4 16 (3.56%) German Language
5 14 (3.12%) Retail
6 9 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.67%) Electronics
9 2 (0.45%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 262 (58.35%) Network Engineer
2 85 (18.93%) Senior Network Engineer
3 74 (16.48%) Cisco Engineer
4 61 (13.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 49 (10.91%) Support Engineer
6 38 (8.46%) Network Support
7 37 (8.24%) Network Support Engineer
8 34 (7.57%) Consultant
8 34 (7.57%) NOC Engineer
9 33 (7.35%) Architect
10 30 (6.68%) Network Architect
10 30 (6.68%) Operations Engineer
11 27 (6.01%) Network Operations Engineer
12 23 (5.12%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 23 (5.12%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 21 (4.68%) Network Design Engineer
14 20 (4.45%) Senior Operations Engineer
15 19 (4.23%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
15 19 (4.23%) Switch Engineer
16 18 (4.01%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.12%) LAMP
2 13 (2.90%) 802.1X
3 12 (2.67%) CSS
4 6 (1.34%) XMPP
5 3 (0.67%) HTML
5 3 (0.67%) Unreal Engine
5 3 (0.67%) Web Services
6 1 (0.22%) ISPF
6 1 (0.22%) Middleware
6 1 (0.22%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 123 (27.39%) Data Centre
2 30 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.56%) Private Cloud
4 11 (2.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (1.78%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.89%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.89%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.67%) Clustering
8 3 (0.67%) PKI
9 2 (0.45%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.45%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.45%) Physics
9 2 (0.45%) PMI
9 2 (0.45%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.22%) FMCG
10 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.22%) NHS
10 1 (0.22%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 102 (22.72%) Linux
2 50 (11.14%) Windows
3 32 (7.13%) Unix
4 26 (5.79%) Windows Server
5 22 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (4.45%) CentOS
7 19 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (3.56%) Debian
9 3 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.67%) Solaris
9 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.45%) OpenBSD
10 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (17.37%) Load Balancing
2 69 (15.37%) ITIL
3 66 (14.70%) Network Management
4 59 (13.14%) Presales
5 48 (10.69%) High Availability
6 39 (8.69%) Network Design
7 38 (8.46%) Fault Management
8 37 (8.24%) Network Monitoring
9 34 (7.57%) Network Architecture
10 30 (6.68%) Capacity Planning
11 26 (5.79%) Change Management
11 26 (5.79%) Service Delivery
12 23 (5.12%) Migration
13 22 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (4.68%) ITIL V3
15 16 (3.56%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (3.12%) Information Security
16 14 (3.12%) Mentoring
17 13 (2.90%) Capacity Management
17 13 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (7.80%) Perl
2 26 (5.79%) Python
3 20 (4.45%) Bash Shell
4 16 (3.56%) PHP
5 11 (2.45%) PHP 5
6 8 (1.78%) SQL
7 6 (1.34%) C
7 6 (1.34%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.11%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 357 (79.51%) Cisco Certification
2 305 (67.93%) CCNP
3 173 (38.53%) CCNA
4 70 (15.59%) Security Cleared
5 68 (15.14%) SC Cleared
6 62 (13.81%) CCIE
7 40 (8.91%) CCDA
8 38 (8.46%) JNCIA
9 35 (7.80%) CCSP
10 32 (7.13%) JNCIP
11 30 (6.68%) CCIP
12 24 (5.35%) Degree
13 17 (3.79%) CCDP
14 16 (3.56%) JNCIE
15 15 (3.34%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (3.34%) JNCIS
16 12 (2.67%) Check Point Certification
16 12 (2.67%) MCSA
16 12 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.24%) SLA
2 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.45%) QA
3 1 (0.22%) COBIT
3 1 (0.22%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) SAS 70
System Software
1 88 (19.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.12%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.45%) vSphere
5 9 (2.00%) iptables
6 3 (0.67%) Corosync
6 3 (0.67%) Postfix
7 2 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.45%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.45%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.22%) KVM
8 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (3.79%) Puppet
2 12 (2.67%) SCCM
3 11 (2.45%) SCOrch
4 9 (2.00%) Netcool
5 8 (1.78%) Cisco UCCE
5 8 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.34%) Nagios
7 4 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.89%) HP NNM
7 4 (0.89%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.67%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.67%) OpenView
9 2 (0.45%) CFEngine
9 2 (0.45%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.45%) Opsview
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Intune
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.22%) SmoothWall
10 1 (0.22%) yum
10 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 363 (80.85%) Cisco
2 232 (51.67%) Juniper
3 116 (25.84%) F5
4 111 (24.72%) VMware
5 95 (21.16%) CheckPoint
6 58 (12.92%) Microsoft
7 47 (10.47%) Palo Alto
8 43 (9.58%) Riverbed
9 27 (6.01%) Fortinet
10 26 (5.79%) HP
11 25 (5.57%) Avaya
11 25 (5.57%) SolarWinds
12 24 (5.35%) Red Hat
13 20 (4.45%) Nortel
14 17 (3.79%) Blue Coat
15 16 (3.56%) Forcepoint
16 13 (2.90%) ION Trading
17 12 (2.67%) NetScout
18 11 (2.45%) Aruba
18 11 (2.45%) Brocade
Reading
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable with benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Annual Bonus, OCA, Overtime + more
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 plus 20% shift
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 45,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + £5000 Car Allowance + £3000 on Call
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 base salary plus 10% bonus plus benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Details circa £50k + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + company bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Franklin Fitch
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Reigate
aap3
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reigate
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 16 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Abingdon
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £38000 per annum + Hol, Pens, Life Ins
Posted: 22 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago