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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England / South East
Rank 189 229 234
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +5
Permanent jobs citing BGP 227 265 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.56% 1.37% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.77% 6.45% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 185 233 213
Median salary £50,000 £48,875 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.30% +1.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.04%

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
2922 4106 4582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.06% 21.28% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2359 3487 3542
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +50 69 £52,250 +27.43% 3
Surrey +46 47 £46,250 +2.77% 5
Oxfordshire +31 35 £50,000 - 5
Berkshire -36 33 £50,000 -9.09% 3
East Sussex - 19 £40,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £37,000 +25.42% 1
Middlesex +4 7 £42,500 +6.25%
West Sussex +4 7 £47,500 +11.76%
Kent +20 3 £43,000 -12.02%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 396 (81.82%) OSPF
2 375 (77.48%) Cisco
3 344 (71.07%) Cisco Certification
4 300 (61.98%) MPLS
5 252 (52.07%) Juniper
6 251 (51.86%) CCNP
7 230 (47.52%) Firewall
8 173 (35.74%) WAN
9 149 (30.79%) VPN
9 149 (30.79%) LAN
10 139 (28.72%) DNS
11 136 (28.10%) CCNA
12 133 (27.48%) F5
13 121 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
14 110 (22.73%) Data Centre
15 90 (18.60%) VoIP
15 90 (18.60%) EIGRP
16 86 (17.77%) VLAN
17 84 (17.36%) Telecoms
17 84 (17.36%) Network Design
17 84 (17.36%) CCIE
17 84 (17.36%) Presales
18 83 (17.15%) Linux
19 78 (16.12%) Palo Alto
19 78 (16.12%) Security Cleared
20 71 (14.67%) Cisco IOS
21 66 (13.64%) Network Security
22 64 (13.22%) Wireless
22 64 (13.22%) TCP/IP
23 63 (13.02%) IPsec

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 (2.89%) Skype for Business
2 8 (1.65%) OpenStack
3 6 (1.24%) IIS
4 2 (0.41%) Apache
4 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.10%) MS Office
2 15 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.03%) S-PLUS
4 4 (0.83%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.24%) IaaS
2 6 (1.24%) PaaS
3 2 (0.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 396 (81.82%) OSPF
2 300 (61.98%) MPLS
3 230 (47.52%) Firewall
4 173 (35.74%) WAN
5 149 (30.79%) LAN
5 149 (30.79%) VPN
6 139 (28.72%) DNS
7 121 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 90 (18.60%) EIGRP
8 90 (18.60%) VoIP
9 86 (17.77%) VLAN
10 71 (14.67%) Cisco IOS
11 66 (13.64%) Network Security
12 64 (13.22%) TCP/IP
12 64 (13.22%) Wireless
13 63 (13.02%) IPsec
14 59 (12.19%) DHCP
15 58 (11.98%) Ethernet
16 54 (11.16%) Internet
17 52 (10.74%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.07%) MySQL
2 5 (1.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.62%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.41%) GIS
4 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 84 (17.36%) Telecoms
2 19 (3.93%) Marketing
3 17 (3.51%) Finance
4 9 (1.86%) Banking
5 4 (0.83%) Advertising
5 4 (0.83%) Back Office
5 4 (0.83%) Retail
6 3 (0.62%) Billing
7 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 253 (52.27%) Network Engineer
2 62 (12.81%) Support Engineer
3 61 (12.60%) Consultant
4 57 (11.78%) Cisco Engineer
5 55 (11.36%) Senior Network Engineer
6 52 (10.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 51 (10.54%) Juniper Engineer
8 49 (10.12%) Network Consultant
9 41 (8.47%) Network Support
10 38 (7.85%) Architect
11 34 (7.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 34 (7.02%) Network Architect
12 31 (6.40%) Juniper Support
12 31 (6.40%) Professional Services Consultant
13 29 (5.99%) Professional Services Engineer
13 29 (5.99%) Professional Services Network Engineer
14 28 (5.79%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
15 26 (5.37%) Network Support Engineer
16 22 (4.55%) IP Engineer
17 20 (4.13%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.27%) Web Services
2 8 (1.65%) 802.1X
2 8 (1.65%) HTML
3 6 (1.24%) SAX
4 2 (0.41%) .NET
4 2 (0.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 110 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 26 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.69%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (2.07%) Driving Licence
7 9 (1.86%) PKI
8 7 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (1.24%) iPad
10 5 (1.03%) Clustering
10 5 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.83%) Replication
12 3 (0.62%) Contactless
12 3 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.62%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.62%) Machine to Machine
13 2 (0.41%) Social Network
13 2 (0.41%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.21%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 83 (17.15%) Linux
2 57 (11.78%) Windows
3 17 (3.51%) Unix
4 16 (3.31%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.03%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.21%) CentOS
9 1 (0.21%) Debian
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (17.36%) Network Design
1 84 (17.36%) Presales
2 53 (10.95%) ITIL
3 51 (10.54%) Load Balancing
4 44 (9.09%) High Availability
5 38 (7.85%) Migration
6 30 (6.20%) Network Monitoring
7 17 (3.51%) Network Management
8 16 (3.31%) Change Management
9 15 (3.10%) Time Management
10 14 (2.89%) GAP Analysis
10 14 (2.89%) Network Architecture
11 12 (2.48%) Project Management
12 11 (2.27%) Change Control
12 11 (2.27%) Low Latency
13 10 (2.07%) Service Delivery
14 9 (1.86%) Data Engineering
14 9 (1.86%) Information Management
14 9 (1.86%) Operations Management
14 9 (1.86%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (3.93%) Java
2 17 (3.51%) SQL
3 13 (2.69%) Perl
3 13 (2.69%) Python
4 9 (1.86%) C++
5 6 (1.24%) Ruby
6 3 (0.62%) C
6 3 (0.62%) PHP
7 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.21%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 344 (71.07%) Cisco Certification
2 251 (51.86%) CCNP
3 136 (28.10%) CCNA
4 84 (17.36%) CCIE
5 78 (16.12%) Security Cleared
6 55 (11.36%) SC Cleared
7 42 (8.68%) JNCIP
7 42 (8.68%) JNCIS
8 33 (6.82%) Degree
9 28 (5.79%) JNCIA
10 25 (5.17%) CCSP
11 18 (3.72%) DV Cleared
12 16 (3.31%) CCDP
13 15 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (2.69%) CCIP
15 9 (1.86%) CCDA
16 7 (1.45%) JNCIE
17 5 (1.03%) CCNP Voice
18 4 (0.83%) CCVP
19 2 (0.41%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (10.33%) SLA
2 17 (3.51%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 51 (10.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (4.96%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.10%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.41%) KVM
7 1 (0.21%) Firmware
7 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.21%) vSphere
7 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (2.89%) Nagios
2 11 (2.27%) SCOM
2 11 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 9 (1.86%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (1.86%) FortiGate
4 6 (1.24%) Puppet
5 5 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.03%) vMotion
5 5 (1.03%) WSUS
6 3 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.21%) Ansible
8 1 (0.21%) Foglight
8 1 (0.21%) QRadar
Vendors
1 375 (77.48%) Cisco
2 252 (52.07%) Juniper
3 133 (27.48%) F5
4 78 (16.12%) Palo Alto
5 61 (12.60%) VMware
6 54 (11.16%) CheckPoint
7 48 (9.92%) Microsoft
8 43 (8.88%) Riverbed
9 27 (5.58%) SolarWinds
10 26 (5.37%) Brocade
11 19 (3.93%) Avaya
12 17 (3.51%) Blue Coat
13 16 (3.31%) HP
14 14 (2.89%) Barracuda Networks
14 14 (2.89%) Huawei
14 14 (2.89%) Meraki
15 12 (2.48%) Nokia
16 11 (2.27%) Polycom
17 10 (2.07%) Extreme Networks
17 10 (2.07%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Hols
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £59500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits overtime, training, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allowance, Hollidays, Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: to £28,000
Posted: 11 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
IQ Telecom
Salary: £0.0000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Travelers Insurance Company Limited
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 17 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £59500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago