The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 259 208 230
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +22
Permanent jobs citing BGP 202 272 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.84% 1.21% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.07% 5.14% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 148 216 195
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,000 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.14% -3.33%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4958 5295 5576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.65% 23.57% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3860 4223 4687
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,125 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -1 115 £45,000 -14.28% 14
Hampshire -28 41 £36,000 -6.49% 4
Surrey -10 19 £46,250 +28.47% 1
Kent -7 12 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire -19 4 £70,000 +75.00% 2
Oxfordshire -20 4 £36,250 -27.50% 3
East Sussex - 4 £40,000 -
West Sussex -20 2 £56,750 +30.45% 1
M4 Corridor +7 1 £50,000 -23.07%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 314 (88.20%) Cisco
2 296 (83.15%) OSPF
3 229 (64.33%) MPLS
4 210 (58.99%) Cisco Certification
4 210 (58.99%) Firewall
5 180 (50.56%) Juniper
6 136 (38.20%) CCNP
7 131 (36.80%) WAN
8 129 (36.24%) VoIP
9 115 (32.30%) LAN
10 113 (31.74%) VPN
11 108 (30.34%) CCNA
12 96 (26.97%) Cisco Nexus
13 95 (26.69%) Telecoms
14 94 (26.40%) DNS
15 92 (25.84%) IPsec
16 91 (25.56%) Network Management
17 90 (25.28%) CheckPoint
17 90 (25.28%) Internet
18 88 (24.72%) TCP/IP
19 85 (23.88%) F5
19 85 (23.88%) Cisco ASA
20 82 (23.03%) EIGRP
21 74 (20.79%) SNMP
22 71 (19.94%) Cisco IOS
22 71 (19.94%) Network Security
23 67 (18.82%) CCIE
24 62 (17.42%) VLAN
25 56 (15.73%) Load Balancing
26 54 (15.17%) Linux

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 17 (4.78%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (3.09%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.53%) Apache
6 6 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.69%) IIS
7 3 (0.84%) Lync
Applications
1 35 (9.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.12%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.09%) SaaS
2 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 296 (83.15%) OSPF
2 229 (64.33%) MPLS
3 210 (58.99%) Firewall
4 131 (36.80%) WAN
5 129 (36.24%) VoIP
6 115 (32.30%) LAN
7 113 (31.74%) VPN
8 96 (26.97%) Cisco Nexus
9 94 (26.40%) DNS
10 92 (25.84%) IPsec
11 90 (25.28%) Internet
12 88 (24.72%) TCP/IP
13 85 (23.88%) Cisco ASA
14 82 (23.03%) EIGRP
15 74 (20.79%) SNMP
16 71 (19.94%) Cisco IOS
16 71 (19.94%) Network Security
17 62 (17.42%) VLAN
18 53 (14.89%) SSL
19 52 (14.61%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.49%) MySQL
2 9 (2.53%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Subversion
1 2 (0.56%) Maven
1 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 95 (26.69%) Telecoms
2 47 (13.20%) Retail
3 46 (12.92%) Billing
4 44 (12.36%) Finance
5 11 (3.09%) Banking
6 9 (2.53%) Back Office
7 6 (1.69%) Marketing
8 3 (0.84%) Games
9 2 (0.56%) Military
9 2 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 162 (45.51%) Network Engineer
2 44 (12.36%) IP Engineer
3 43 (12.08%) Security Engineer
4 32 (8.99%) Senior Network Engineer
5 31 (8.71%) Design Engineer
5 31 (8.71%) Technical Design Authority
6 30 (8.43%) Senior IP Engineer
7 29 (8.15%) Support Engineer
7 29 (8.15%) Cisco Engineer
8 28 (7.87%) Senior Design Engineer
9 25 (7.02%) Consultant
10 22 (6.18%) Network Security Engineer
10 22 (6.18%) Senior Security Engineer
11 20 (5.62%) Network Support
11 20 (5.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 20 (5.62%) Network Consultant
12 19 (5.34%) 3rd Line Support
13 17 (4.78%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (4.49%) Network Support Engineer
15 13 (3.65%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.09%) SOAP
2 8 (2.25%) HTML
3 6 (1.69%) XMPP
4 4 (1.12%) .NET
5 2 (0.56%) CGI
6 1 (0.28%) CSS
6 1 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.08%) Smartphone
2 12 (3.37%) Statistics
3 9 (2.53%) Clustering
4 6 (1.69%) PKI
5 4 (1.12%) Open Source
6 3 (0.84%) Hedge funds
6 3 (0.84%) Digital Media
6 3 (0.84%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.56%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.56%) Firmware
7 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.28%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 54 (15.17%) Linux
2 51 (14.33%) Windows
3 27 (7.58%) UNIX
4 18 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (4.49%) CentOS
6 13 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.25%) Debian
8 5 (1.40%) AIX
9 4 (1.12%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.28%) Solaris
11 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (25.56%) Network Management
2 56 (15.73%) Load Balancing
3 42 (11.80%) Network Design
4 37 (10.39%) ITIL
5 28 (7.87%) Change Management
6 25 (7.02%) Capacity Management
7 22 (6.18%) Problem Management
8 21 (5.90%) Data Security
9 17 (4.78%) Service Delivery
9 17 (4.78%) Project Management
9 17 (4.78%) Capacity Planning
10 16 (4.49%) Change Control
11 13 (3.65%) Configuration Management
12 12 (3.37%) Migration
13 10 (2.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (2.81%) Time Management
14 8 (2.25%) Network Architecture
14 8 (2.25%) Data Analysis
15 7 (1.97%) Data Migration
16 6 (1.69%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (9.55%) Perl
2 16 (4.49%) Bash Shell
3 12 (3.37%) SQL
4 9 (2.53%) Python
5 5 (1.40%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.12%) Ruby
6 4 (1.12%) Java
7 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.28%) PHP
8 1 (0.28%) C
Qualifications
1 210 (58.99%) Cisco Certification
2 136 (38.20%) CCNP
3 108 (30.34%) CCNA
4 67 (18.82%) CCIE
5 50 (14.04%) JNCIA
6 42 (11.80%) CCSP
7 24 (6.74%) Security Cleared
8 21 (5.90%) CCIP
9 19 (5.34%) JNCIP
10 18 (5.06%) Degree
11 16 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 15 (4.21%) MCSE
12 15 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (3.37%) SC Cleared
14 10 (2.81%) CCDP
14 10 (2.81%) MCSA
15 9 (2.53%) RHCE
16 6 (1.69%) CCSA
16 6 (1.69%) OSCP
17 5 (1.40%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.18%) PCI DSS
2 20 (5.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 18 (5.06%) SLA
4 8 (2.25%) HL7
5 3 (0.84%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.49%) vSphere
4 12 (3.37%) XenApp
4 12 (3.37%) XenDesktop
5 8 (2.25%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.12%) KVM
7 4 (1.12%) ProxySG
7 4 (1.12%) Squid
7 4 (1.12%) Xen
8 2 (0.56%) Snort
8 2 (0.56%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.56%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (0.56%) vCloud
9 1 (0.28%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 19 (5.34%) CiscoWorks
1 19 (5.34%) HP NNM
2 17 (4.78%) SolarWinds Orion
3 13 (3.65%) Puppet
4 11 (3.09%) Foglight
5 9 (2.53%) Backup Exec
5 9 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (2.53%) SCCM
5 9 (2.53%) SCOM
6 8 (2.25%) OpenView
7 6 (1.69%) Nagios
7 6 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (1.40%) Netcool
9 2 (0.56%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.28%) SmokePing
10 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.28%) Cacti
Vendors
1 314 (88.20%) Cisco
2 180 (50.56%) Juniper
3 90 (25.28%) CheckPoint
4 85 (23.88%) F5
5 40 (11.24%) VMware
6 36 (10.11%) SolarWinds
7 30 (8.43%) Avaya
8 29 (8.15%) HP
9 22 (6.18%) Microsoft
10 20 (5.62%) ServiceNow
11 18 (5.06%) Citrix
12 13 (3.65%) Red Hat
12 13 (3.65%) Blue Coat
13 10 (2.81%) McAfee
13 10 (2.81%) Riverbed
14 9 (2.53%) Veeam
14 9 (2.53%) Redback
14 9 (2.53%) BT
14 9 (2.53%) Nortel
15 7 (1.97%) TippingPoint
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 48,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Sytel Reply
Salary: excellent, bonus, flexible benefits, pension and life insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package (Flexible Working)
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits including 30 Days’ Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits including 30 Days’ Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £47,600 to £56,600 per annum + 12% bonus + Pension + Life Cover
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £47,600 to £56,600 per annum + 12% bonus + Pension + Life Cover +
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £57,200 to £67,200 per annum + 15% bonus + Pension + Life Cover
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Websense
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 12% bonus + £7,200 + Pension + Lif
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £27k per year + £4K Shift Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Applitracker
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Applitracker
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 21 days ago