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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 223 297 206
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -91
Permanent jobs citing BGP 244 166 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.18% 0.74% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.58% 3.33% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 167 142 222
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.79% -4.44%
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
4376 4982 5080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.14% 22.14% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3521 3735 3941
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 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
Berkshire +34 114 £56,250 +21.62% 11
Hampshire +25 42 £50,000 +26.58% 3
Surrey +28 41 £47,500 +82.69% 4
Buckinghamshire +11 18 £52,500 +20.00% 2
Oxfordshire +6 9 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Middlesex - 7 £40,000 -
East Sussex +19 4 £50,000 -25.92%
Kent +1 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Thames Valley - 2 £80,000 -
West Sussex -8 1 £45,000 +63.63%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 490 (86.73%) Cisco
2 455 (80.53%) OSPF
3 398 (70.44%) Cisco Certification
4 346 (61.24%) MPLS
5 317 (56.11%) CCNP
6 277 (49.03%) Firewall
7 232 (41.06%) WAN
8 230 (40.71%) Juniper
9 229 (40.53%) LAN
10 217 (38.41%) F5
11 214 (37.88%) EIGRP
12 211 (37.35%) VPN
13 209 (36.99%) TCP/IP
13 209 (36.99%) Cisco ASA
14 198 (35.04%) Data Centre
15 172 (30.44%) Cisco Nexus
16 150 (26.55%) CCIE
17 130 (23.01%) Network Security
18 128 (22.65%) VMware
18 128 (22.65%) ITIL
19 127 (22.48%) IPsec
20 126 (22.30%) CCNA
21 125 (22.12%) CheckPoint
22 122 (21.59%) Load Balancing
22 122 (21.59%) Cisco IOS
23 121 (21.42%) DNS
24 109 (19.29%) Linux
25 108 (19.12%) VLAN
26 104 (18.41%) VMware Infrastructure
27 100 (17.70%) Telecoms

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 30 (5.31%) Lync
2 10 (1.77%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.06%) Apache
4 5 (0.88%) OpenStack
4 5 (0.88%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.88%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.53%) MediaWiki
5 3 (0.53%) nginx
5 3 (0.53%) Confluence
5 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.96%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.59%) MS Office
4 7 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.12%) IaaS
2 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 455 (80.53%) OSPF
2 346 (61.24%) MPLS
3 277 (49.03%) Firewall
4 232 (41.06%) WAN
5 229 (40.53%) LAN
6 214 (37.88%) EIGRP
7 211 (37.35%) VPN
8 209 (36.99%) TCP/IP
8 209 (36.99%) Cisco ASA
9 172 (30.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 130 (23.01%) Network Security
11 127 (22.48%) IPsec
12 122 (21.59%) Cisco IOS
13 121 (21.42%) DNS
14 108 (19.12%) VLAN
15 95 (16.81%) HSRP
16 94 (16.64%) VoIP
17 73 (12.92%) Cisco PIX
18 69 (12.21%) VPLS
19 68 (12.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.96%) MySQL
2 21 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (2.30%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.71%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (2.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 13 (2.30%) Jenkins
3 12 (2.12%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.12%) Subversion
4 10 (1.77%) Maven
5 3 (0.53%) JIRA
5 3 (0.53%) Hudson
General
1 100 (17.70%) Telecoms
2 35 (6.19%) Finance
3 13 (2.30%) Retail
4 11 (1.95%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.59%) Electronics
6 8 (1.42%) Banking
7 7 (1.24%) Games
7 7 (1.24%) Billing
8 6 (1.06%) Back Office
9 3 (0.53%) Advertising
9 3 (0.53%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.53%) Legal
10 2 (0.35%) Marketing
11 1 (0.18%) Military
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
11 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 308 (54.51%) Network Engineer
2 118 (20.88%) Senior Network Engineer
3 75 (13.27%) Consultant
4 42 (7.43%) Senior Consultant
5 37 (6.55%) Network Consultant
6 31 (5.49%) Architect
7 26 (4.60%) Network Support
8 23 (4.07%) Network Architect
9 21 (3.72%) Security Engineer
9 21 (3.72%) Support Engineer
10 20 (3.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 20 (3.54%) Cisco Engineer
10 20 (3.54%) Senior Network Consultant
11 19 (3.36%) Network Team Leader
11 19 (3.36%) Team Leader
11 19 (3.36%) Network Support Engineer
11 19 (3.36%) Administrator
11 19 (3.36%) Systems Administrator
12 17 (3.01%) Operations Engineer
12 17 (3.01%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.42%) CSS
2 7 (1.24%) 802.1X
3 3 (0.53%) LAMP
4 2 (0.35%) SOAP
5 1 (0.18%) RSS
5 1 (0.18%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.18%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 198 (35.04%) Data Centre
2 25 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (2.65%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.48%) Smartphone
5 10 (1.77%) PKI
6 8 (1.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (1.24%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.88%) Clustering
9 4 (0.71%) CESG
9 4 (0.71%) Statistics
10 3 (0.53%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.53%) GIS
10 3 (0.53%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.53%) Wiki
11 2 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.35%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.35%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.35%) DTV
11 2 (0.35%) Streaming Music
11 2 (0.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 109 (19.29%) Linux
2 61 (10.80%) UNIX
3 42 (7.43%) Windows
4 21 (3.72%) Ubuntu
5 14 (2.48%) Debian
6 13 (2.30%) CentOS
7 7 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.18%) Solaris
10 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (22.65%) ITIL
2 122 (21.59%) Load Balancing
3 74 (13.10%) Network Design
4 72 (12.74%) Network Management
5 45 (7.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 43 (7.61%) Incident Management
7 34 (6.02%) Service Delivery
8 33 (5.84%) Network Monitoring
9 32 (5.66%) Capacity Management
10 27 (4.78%) Configuration Management
11 26 (4.60%) Migration
12 24 (4.25%) Network Architecture
13 23 (4.07%) Capacity Planning
13 23 (4.07%) Root Cause Analysis
14 22 (3.89%) Risk Management
15 20 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (3.36%) Business Continuity
16 19 (3.36%) Demand Management
16 19 (3.36%) Mentoring
17 18 (3.19%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 64 (11.33%) Perl
2 42 (7.43%) Python
3 30 (5.31%) Ruby
4 21 (3.72%) Java
5 16 (2.83%) C
5 16 (2.83%) Bash Shell
6 7 (1.24%) PHP
7 6 (1.06%) Tcl
7 6 (1.06%) Shell Script
8 5 (0.88%) SQL
9 3 (0.53%) Ada
Qualifications
1 398 (70.44%) Cisco Certification
2 317 (56.11%) CCNP
3 150 (26.55%) CCIE
4 126 (22.30%) CCNA
5 60 (10.62%) Degree
6 59 (10.44%) CCDP
7 47 (8.32%) Security Cleared
8 37 (6.55%) CCSE
9 34 (6.02%) CCSA
10 28 (4.96%) CCIP
11 24 (4.25%) SC Cleared
12 23 (4.07%) CCSP
13 21 (3.72%) Check Point Certification
13 21 (3.72%) JNCIA
14 17 (3.01%) JNCIS
14 17 (3.01%) JNCIP
15 16 (2.83%) CCDA
16 14 (2.48%) DV Cleared
17 12 (2.12%) CISSP
18 8 (1.42%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (9.20%) SLA
2 10 (1.77%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.42%) QA
4 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 104 (18.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (4.07%) KVM
3 19 (3.36%) Xen
4 14 (2.48%) Active Directory
5 13 (2.30%) vSphere
6 10 (1.77%) ProxySG
7 8 (1.42%) iptables
8 7 (1.24%) VMware ESX
9 6 (1.06%) Samba
9 6 (1.06%) Hyper-V
9 6 (1.06%) XenServer
10 5 (0.88%) FreeRADIUS
11 4 (0.71%) Ceph
12 3 (0.53%) Postfix
12 3 (0.53%) XenApp
12 3 (0.53%) NFS
13 2 (0.35%) vCloud
14 1 (0.18%) Firmware
14 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 28 (4.96%) Nagios
2 27 (4.78%) Puppet
3 24 (4.25%) FortiGate
4 22 (3.89%) CiscoWorks
5 17 (3.01%) Cisco Prime
6 14 (2.48%) Cisco LMS
6 14 (2.48%) Opsview
7 8 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.42%) SELinux
7 8 (1.42%) SolarWinds Orion
7 8 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.71%) Icinga
9 3 (0.53%) vMotion
9 3 (0.53%) Salt
9 3 (0.53%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.53%) WMI
10 2 (0.35%) SCCM
10 2 (0.35%) Netcool
10 2 (0.35%) HP NNM
10 2 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 490 (86.73%) Cisco
2 230 (40.71%) Juniper
3 217 (38.41%) F5
4 128 (22.65%) VMware
5 125 (22.12%) CheckPoint
6 53 (9.38%) Microsoft
7 41 (7.26%) Riverbed
8 28 (4.96%) HP
9 27 (4.78%) Citrix
10 25 (4.42%) Avaya
11 23 (4.07%) Aerohive Networks
12 20 (3.54%) SolarWinds
12 20 (3.54%) Nokia
13 19 (3.36%) Huawei
14 18 (3.19%) Red Hat
15 16 (2.83%) Blue Coat
16 12 (2.12%) Fortinet
17 11 (1.95%) Radware
18 10 (1.77%) Aruba
18 10 (1.77%) Websense
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reigate, Surrey
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Up to £55,000 basic + £12% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + + bonus, Contributory Pension, Private Health et
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Company Van
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 20 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + bonus & benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £40k - 65k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Woking
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified High market salary and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago