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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 218 260 265
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +5
Permanent jobs citing BGP 227 225 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.30% 1.07% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.07% 5.29% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 177 179 172
Median salary £46,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,710
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
3738 4256 5010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.41% 20.19% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3015 3450 3676
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +69 94 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Berkshire -10 49 £60,000 +14.28% 4
Hampshire +9 42 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Oxfordshire +6 17 £60,000 +10.09% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 10 £67,500 +28.57% 1
West Sussex +12 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Kent +14 7 £43,000 -1.71%
Middlesex +7 1 £45,000 +12.50%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South East region with a requirement for BGP.

1 363 (81.94%) Cisco Certification
2 362 (81.72%) Cisco
3 357 (80.59%) OSPF
4 309 (69.75%) MPLS
5 307 (69.30%) CCNP
6 213 (48.08%) Firewall
7 192 (43.34%) Juniper
8 174 (39.28%) CCNA
9 172 (38.83%) WAN
10 142 (32.05%) VPN
11 140 (31.60%) LAN
12 129 (29.12%) Telecoms
13 120 (27.09%) Cisco ASA
14 116 (26.19%) F5
15 113 (25.51%) Data Centre
16 110 (24.83%) DNS
17 98 (22.12%) TCP/IP
18 92 (20.77%) ITIL
19 90 (20.32%) IPsec
20 89 (20.09%) EIGRP
21 85 (19.19%) CheckPoint
22 81 (18.28%) Network Design
22 81 (18.28%) Network Security
23 79 (17.83%) Security Cleared
24 77 (17.38%) Cisco Nexus
25 75 (16.93%) Palo Alto
26 73 (16.48%) Linux
26 73 (16.48%) Windows
27 71 (16.03%) CCIE
28 64 (14.45%) Wireless

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.16%) OpenStack
2 6 (1.35%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.68%) SAS
4 2 (0.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.23%) Apache
5 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.23%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.71%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.26%) MS Office
3 10 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.35%) Office 365
2 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 357 (80.59%) OSPF
2 309 (69.75%) MPLS
3 213 (48.08%) Firewall
4 172 (38.83%) WAN
5 142 (32.05%) VPN
6 140 (31.60%) LAN
7 120 (27.09%) Cisco ASA
8 110 (24.83%) DNS
9 98 (22.12%) TCP/IP
10 90 (20.32%) IPsec
11 89 (20.09%) EIGRP
12 81 (18.28%) Network Security
13 77 (17.38%) Cisco Nexus
14 64 (14.45%) Wireless
15 61 (13.77%) Internet
16 59 (13.32%) VLAN
17 56 (12.64%) Ethernet
18 53 (11.96%) HSRP
19 52 (11.74%) DHCP
20 51 (11.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.90%) MySQL
2 2 (0.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.23%) GIS
3 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Subversion
1 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 129 (29.12%) Telecoms
2 38 (8.58%) Finance
3 20 (4.51%) Marketing
4 15 (3.39%) Banking
5 8 (1.81%) Retail
6 7 (1.58%) German Language
7 6 (1.35%) Games
8 5 (1.13%) Italian Language
9 4 (0.90%) Advertising
9 4 (0.90%) Electronics
9 4 (0.90%) French Language
9 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Billing
10 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 233 (52.60%) Network Engineer
2 55 (12.42%) Cisco Engineer
3 54 (12.19%) Senior Network Engineer
4 51 (11.51%) Architect
5 50 (11.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 42 (9.48%) Network Support
7 40 (9.03%) Support Engineer
8 38 (8.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 34 (7.67%) Network Support Engineer
9 34 (7.67%) Security Engineer
10 33 (7.45%) Network Security Engineer
11 30 (6.77%) Solutions Architect
12 28 (6.32%) Juniper Engineer
13 27 (6.09%) Network Architect
13 27 (6.09%) NOC Engineer
14 23 (5.19%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
14 23 (5.19%) Consultant
15 22 (4.97%) Telecoms Architect
16 16 (3.61%) IP Engineer
17 13 (2.93%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.19%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.35%) Middleware
3 4 (0.90%) RFC 2547
4 2 (0.45%) .NET
4 2 (0.45%) CSS
4 2 (0.45%) Web Services
5 1 (0.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 113 (25.51%) Data Centre
2 33 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.97%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.51%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.93%) PKI
6 11 (2.48%) Clustering
6 11 (2.48%) Statistics
7 10 (2.26%) Virtual Team
8 9 (2.03%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.35%) IPTV
10 5 (1.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (1.13%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.13%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.13%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.68%) BYOD
11 3 (0.68%) Contactless
12 2 (0.45%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.45%) iPad
12 2 (0.45%) Machine to Machine
12 2 (0.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 73 (16.48%) Linux
1 73 (16.48%) Windows
2 21 (4.74%) Windows Server
3 15 (3.39%) Unix
4 9 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.13%) Debian
7 4 (0.90%) CentOS
7 4 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.68%) FreeBSD
8 3 (0.68%) Solaris
8 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.45%) Fedora
10 1 (0.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (20.77%) ITIL
2 81 (18.28%) Network Design
3 56 (12.64%) Change Management
4 50 (11.29%) Load Balancing
5 42 (9.48%) Presales
6 39 (8.80%) Network Monitoring
7 37 (8.35%) Change Control
8 35 (7.90%) Project Management
9 32 (7.22%) Network Management
10 28 (6.32%) High Availability
10 28 (6.32%) Kalman Filter
10 28 (6.32%) Service Delivery
11 27 (6.09%) Migration
12 21 (4.74%) Problem Management
13 20 (4.51%) Cybersecurity
14 19 (4.29%) Threat Modelling
15 17 (3.84%) Incident Management
15 17 (3.84%) Operations Management
15 17 (3.84%) WAN Optimisation
16 14 (3.16%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (6.55%) Python
2 24 (5.42%) Perl
3 21 (4.74%) C
4 15 (3.39%) Bash Shell
5 13 (2.93%) SQL
6 11 (2.48%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.35%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.90%) Tcl
9 2 (0.45%) C++
10 1 (0.23%) C#
10 1 (0.23%) Java
10 1 (0.23%) PHP
10 1 (0.23%) VB
10 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 363 (81.94%) Cisco Certification
2 307 (69.30%) CCNP
3 174 (39.28%) CCNA
4 79 (17.83%) Security Cleared
5 71 (16.03%) CCIE
6 58 (13.09%) SC Cleared
7 55 (12.42%) JNCIS
8 49 (11.06%) JNCIA
9 29 (6.55%) CCDP
9 29 (6.55%) CCIP
10 21 (4.74%) Degree
11 19 (4.29%) DV Cleared
12 13 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (2.48%) JNCIP
13 11 (2.48%) MCSA
13 11 (2.48%) MCSE
14 10 (2.26%) CCVP
14 10 (2.26%) RHCE
14 10 (2.26%) RHCSA
14 10 (2.26%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (13.77%) SLA
2 19 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.61%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.61%) QA
4 10 (2.26%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.68%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (6.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (4.29%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.26%) Xen
4 7 (1.58%) Firmware
4 7 (1.58%) KVM
4 7 (1.58%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.68%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.45%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.23%) iptables
7 1 (0.23%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.23%) vCloud
7 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (4.29%) SolarWinds Orion
2 12 (2.71%) Netcool
3 11 (2.48%) Cisco Prime
4 10 (2.26%) OpenView
5 9 (2.03%) Nagios
6 6 (1.35%) Cacti
6 6 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (1.35%) Puppet
6 6 (1.35%) SmokePing
7 5 (1.13%) Ansible
7 5 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.68%) Kibana
8 3 (0.68%) logstash
8 3 (0.68%) SCCM
9 2 (0.45%) Foglight
9 2 (0.45%) SCOM
10 1 (0.23%) vMotion
10 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 362 (81.72%) Cisco
2 192 (43.34%) Juniper
3 116 (26.19%) F5
4 85 (19.19%) CheckPoint
5 75 (16.93%) Palo Alto
6 50 (11.29%) VMware
7 44 (9.93%) SolarWinds
8 33 (7.45%) Avaya
9 30 (6.77%) Microsoft
10 25 (5.64%) HP
11 20 (4.51%) NetScout
12 16 (3.61%) Extreme Networks
12 16 (3.61%) Mitel
12 16 (3.61%) Riverbed
13 15 (3.39%) Huawei
14 13 (2.93%) Barracuda Networks
14 13 (2.93%) Brocade
15 12 (2.71%) Blue Coat
16 7 (1.58%) Aruba
16 7 (1.58%) Foundry
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