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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 190 257 208
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -49
Permanent jobs citing BGP 296 209 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.43% 0.90% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.62% 4.26% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 206 152 221
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.34% -6.11%
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
4472 4910 5245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.56% 21.22% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3423 3848 4229
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 £26,000 £27,500
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 3 June 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 3 June 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 -3 123 £55,000 +25.00% 13
Hampshire +34 65 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Surrey +52 41 £44,250 +96.66% 3
East Sussex +22 21 £46,250 -31.48%
Buckinghamshire +3 19 £48,750 -30.35% 2
Oxfordshire +20 16 £52,750 +40.66% 8
West Sussex +3 9 £55,000 +100.00% 1
Kent -2 1 £47,000 +10.58%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 492 (87.54%) Cisco
2 459 (81.67%) OSPF
3 387 (68.86%) Cisco Certification
4 349 (62.10%) MPLS
5 312 (55.52%) CCNP
6 265 (47.15%) Firewall
7 250 (44.48%) WAN
8 247 (43.95%) Juniper
9 239 (42.53%) EIGRP
10 221 (39.32%) TCP/IP
11 220 (39.15%) F5
12 214 (38.08%) LAN
13 205 (36.48%) Cisco ASA
14 200 (35.59%) VPN
15 193 (34.34%) Data Centre
16 153 (27.22%) Cisco Nexus
17 143 (25.44%) CCIE
18 141 (25.09%) CheckPoint
19 140 (24.91%) VMware
20 135 (24.02%) Network Security
21 130 (23.13%) CCNA
21 130 (23.13%) ITIL
22 122 (21.71%) DNS
23 119 (21.17%) IPsec
23 119 (21.17%) Cisco IOS
24 116 (20.64%) VMware Infrastructure
25 111 (19.75%) VLAN
25 111 (19.75%) Linux
26 110 (19.57%) VoIP
26 110 (19.57%) Load Balancing

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 38 (6.76%) Lync
2 11 (1.96%) Apache
3 10 (1.78%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.60%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.71%) nginx
6 4 (0.71%) Moodle
7 3 (0.53%) Confluence
7 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.53%) MediaWiki
8 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.85%) MS Visio
3 14 (2.49%) MS Office
4 4 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.91%) IaaS
2 7 (1.25%) Office 365
3 6 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.71%) SaaS
4 4 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 459 (81.67%) OSPF
2 349 (62.10%) MPLS
3 265 (47.15%) Firewall
4 250 (44.48%) WAN
5 239 (42.53%) EIGRP
6 221 (39.32%) TCP/IP
7 214 (38.08%) LAN
8 205 (36.48%) Cisco ASA
9 200 (35.59%) VPN
10 153 (27.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 135 (24.02%) Network Security
12 122 (21.71%) DNS
13 119 (21.17%) IPsec
13 119 (21.17%) Cisco IOS
14 111 (19.75%) VLAN
15 110 (19.57%) VoIP
16 102 (18.15%) HSRP
17 70 (12.46%) Ethernet
18 68 (12.10%) RIP
19 67 (11.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (6.41%) MySQL
2 23 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (2.31%) Relational Database
4 5 (0.89%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (4.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 14 (2.49%) Subversion
3 13 (2.31%) Jenkins
4 12 (2.14%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.78%) Maven
6 3 (0.53%) JIRA
6 3 (0.53%) Hudson
General
1 75 (13.35%) Telecoms
2 29 (5.16%) Finance
3 14 (2.49%) Retail
4 12 (2.14%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.78%) Electronics
6 5 (0.89%) Billing
6 5 (0.89%) Banking
7 4 (0.71%) Marketing
7 4 (0.71%) Legal
7 4 (0.71%) Back Office
7 4 (0.71%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.53%) Advertising
9 1 (0.18%) Military
9 1 (0.18%) Games
9 1 (0.18%) Automotive
9 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 312 (55.52%) Network Engineer
2 125 (22.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 70 (12.46%) Consultant
4 36 (6.41%) Support Engineer
4 36 (6.41%) Network Support
5 33 (5.87%) Senior Consultant
6 29 (5.16%) Network Consultant
6 29 (5.16%) Network Support Engineer
7 22 (3.91%) Architect
7 22 (3.91%) Systems Administrator
7 22 (3.91%) Administrator
8 21 (3.74%) Team Leader
9 20 (3.56%) Cisco Engineer
10 19 (3.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 19 (3.38%) Network Operations Engineer
10 19 (3.38%) Operations Engineer
10 19 (3.38%) Network Team Leader
11 16 (2.85%) IP Engineer
11 16 (2.85%) Network Manager
12 15 (2.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.38%) CSS
2 6 (1.07%) LAMP
3 5 (0.89%) Web Services
4 2 (0.36%) RESTful
4 2 (0.36%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (0.36%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.18%) RSS
5 1 (0.18%) SOAP
5 1 (0.18%) XMPP
5 1 (0.18%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 193 (34.34%) Data Centre
2 26 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (2.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 14 (2.49%) Smartphone
5 11 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.42%) PKI
7 5 (0.89%) Clustering
8 4 (0.71%) EqualLogic
8 4 (0.71%) CMDB
8 4 (0.71%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.71%) CESG
8 4 (0.71%) VLE
9 3 (0.53%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.53%) DTV
9 3 (0.53%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.53%) Wiki
9 3 (0.53%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.36%) FMCG
10 2 (0.36%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 111 (19.75%) Linux
2 55 (9.79%) UNIX
3 43 (7.65%) Windows
4 28 (4.98%) Ubuntu
5 20 (3.56%) Debian
6 11 (1.96%) CentOS
6 11 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.53%) Solaris
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.36%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (23.13%) ITIL
2 110 (19.57%) Load Balancing
3 76 (13.52%) Network Design
4 57 (10.14%) Network Management
5 45 (8.01%) Disaster Recovery
6 44 (7.83%) Incident Management
7 39 (6.94%) Capacity Management
8 36 (6.41%) Network Architecture
9 31 (5.52%) Network Monitoring
9 31 (5.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 30 (5.34%) Migration
11 28 (4.98%) Service Delivery
12 25 (4.45%) Service Management
12 25 (4.45%) ITIL V3
12 25 (4.45%) Security Architecture
13 24 (4.27%) Project Management
13 24 (4.27%) Security Patching
14 23 (4.09%) Mentoring
15 21 (3.74%) Risk Management
15 21 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 47 (8.36%) Perl
2 33 (5.87%) Python
3 27 (4.80%) Ruby
4 23 (4.09%) Java
5 10 (1.78%) C
6 9 (1.60%) PHP
6 9 (1.60%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.07%) SQL
8 3 (0.53%) Ada
9 2 (0.36%) Erlang
9 2 (0.36%) Tcl
10 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 387 (68.86%) Cisco Certification
2 312 (55.52%) CCNP
3 143 (25.44%) CCIE
4 130 (23.13%) CCNA
5 55 (9.79%) CCDP
6 51 (9.07%) Degree
7 42 (7.47%) Security Cleared
8 33 (5.87%) CCIP
8 33 (5.87%) CCSE
9 32 (5.69%) CCSA
9 32 (5.69%) CCSP
10 25 (4.45%) DV Cleared
11 22 (3.91%) SC Cleared
12 21 (3.74%) JNCIS
13 18 (3.20%) JNCIA
14 17 (3.02%) CCDA
15 12 (2.14%) Check Point Certification
16 9 (1.60%) JNCIP
17 7 (1.25%) RHCE
17 7 (1.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (12.63%) SLA
2 12 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.42%) QA
4 3 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 116 (20.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (4.80%) KVM
3 23 (4.09%) Xen
4 19 (3.38%) Active Directory
5 15 (2.67%) vSphere
6 10 (1.78%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.25%) Samba
7 7 (1.25%) XenServer
8 6 (1.07%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.89%) ProxySG
9 5 (0.89%) FreeRADIUS
10 4 (0.71%) NFS
10 4 (0.71%) Ceph
11 3 (0.53%) iptables
11 3 (0.53%) Postfix
11 3 (0.53%) XenApp
11 3 (0.53%) Kamailio
12 2 (0.36%) OpenSIPS
12 2 (0.36%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 40 (7.12%) Nagios
2 25 (4.45%) Cisco Prime
3 24 (4.27%) Puppet
3 24 (4.27%) Cisco LMS
3 24 (4.27%) Opsview
4 17 (3.02%) CiscoWorks
5 10 (1.78%) FortiGate
6 7 (1.25%) Icinga
7 6 (1.07%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.71%) WMI
8 4 (0.71%) Cacti
9 3 (0.53%) Salt
9 3 (0.53%) Legato
9 3 (0.53%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.53%) SCOM
9 3 (0.53%) SELinux
9 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 492 (87.54%) Cisco
2 247 (43.95%) Juniper
3 220 (39.15%) F5
4 141 (25.09%) CheckPoint
5 140 (24.91%) VMware
6 53 (9.43%) Microsoft
7 36 (6.41%) Riverbed
8 32 (5.69%) Citrix
9 31 (5.52%) HP
10 27 (4.80%) Nokia
11 23 (4.09%) Avaya
12 21 (3.74%) Huawei
13 20 (3.56%) Aerohive Networks
14 18 (3.20%) SolarWinds
15 14 (2.49%) Red Hat
16 11 (1.96%) Radware
16 11 (1.96%) Fortinet
17 10 (1.78%) Blue Coat
18 9 (1.60%) Aruba
19 7 (1.25%) NetApp
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Very Competitive + Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified High market salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65k basic + £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Virtustream
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £550.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Senior Network Engineer
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago