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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 204 271 231
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -40
Permanent jobs citing BGP 281 174 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.35% 0.78% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.20% 3.82% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 228 145 190
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £32,500 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +3.44%
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
4531 4560 5196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.75% 20.50% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3469 3535 4129
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +25 111 £52,500 +16.66% 13
Hampshire +20 62 £48,000 +25.81% 5
Surrey +18 36 £47,500 - 3
East Sussex +9 32 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +23 19 £42,500 -39.28% 4
Oxfordshire +17 13 £52,750 +45.51% 2
Kent +14 5 £41,500 -7.77%
West Sussex +7 2 £27,000 -49.53% 1
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 468 (84.78%) Cisco
2 453 (82.07%) OSPF
3 375 (67.93%) Cisco Certification
4 337 (61.05%) MPLS
5 297 (53.80%) CCNP
6 289 (52.36%) Firewall
7 249 (45.11%) WAN
8 244 (44.20%) Juniper
9 213 (38.59%) TCP/IP
10 211 (38.22%) VPN
11 210 (38.04%) EIGRP
12 190 (34.42%) F5
13 183 (33.15%) Cisco ASA
14 182 (32.97%) LAN
15 165 (29.89%) CCNA
15 165 (29.89%) Network Security
16 153 (27.72%) CheckPoint
17 139 (25.18%) VMware
18 133 (24.09%) IPsec
18 133 (24.09%) VoIP
19 127 (23.01%) DNS
19 127 (23.01%) Cisco Nexus
20 126 (22.83%) ITIL
21 118 (21.38%) Linux
22 114 (20.65%) CCIE
23 113 (20.47%) VLAN
24 110 (19.93%) VMware Infrastructure
25 102 (18.48%) Cisco IOS
26 98 (17.75%) SSL
27 97 (17.57%) Load Balancing

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 40 (7.25%) Lync
2 19 (3.44%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.99%) Moodle
4 10 (1.81%) Apache
5 8 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.72%) nginx
7 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.54%) MediaWiki
8 3 (0.54%) Confluence
9 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.18%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (4.35%) MS Office
1 24 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.36%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.25%) IaaS
2 18 (3.26%) Office 365
2 18 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.27%) SaaS
4 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 453 (82.07%) OSPF
2 337 (61.05%) MPLS
3 289 (52.36%) Firewall
4 249 (45.11%) WAN
5 213 (38.59%) TCP/IP
6 211 (38.22%) VPN
7 210 (38.04%) EIGRP
8 183 (33.15%) Cisco ASA
9 182 (32.97%) LAN
10 165 (29.89%) Network Security
11 133 (24.09%) VoIP
11 133 (24.09%) IPsec
12 127 (23.01%) DNS
12 127 (23.01%) Cisco Nexus
13 113 (20.47%) VLAN
14 102 (18.48%) Cisco IOS
15 98 (17.75%) SSL
16 95 (17.21%) HSRP
17 78 (14.13%) Wireless
18 77 (13.95%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.98%) MySQL
2 19 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (1.63%) SQL Server
3 9 (1.63%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 11 (1.99%) Subversion
3 9 (1.63%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.63%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.09%) Maven
5 3 (0.54%) JIRA
5 3 (0.54%) Hudson
General
1 65 (11.78%) Telecoms
2 39 (7.07%) Finance
3 17 (3.08%) Retail
4 6 (1.09%) Billing
4 6 (1.09%) Marketing
5 5 (0.91%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.72%) Electronics
7 3 (0.54%) Back Office
7 3 (0.54%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.54%) French Language
7 3 (0.54%) Legal
8 2 (0.36%) Advertising
8 2 (0.36%) Banking
9 1 (0.18%) Automotive
9 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 302 (54.71%) Network Engineer
2 115 (20.83%) Senior Network Engineer
3 59 (10.69%) Consultant
4 41 (7.43%) Support Engineer
5 35 (6.34%) Architect
6 30 (5.43%) Security Engineer
7 27 (4.89%) Network Security Engineer
8 26 (4.71%) Network Support
9 24 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
10 23 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
11 22 (3.99%) Senior Operations Engineer
11 22 (3.99%) Network Consultant
11 22 (3.99%) Network Support Engineer
11 22 (3.99%) Network Architect
12 21 (3.80%) Administrator
13 20 (3.62%) Systems Administrator
14 18 (3.26%) Network Operations Engineer
15 17 (3.08%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
15 17 (3.08%) NOC Engineer
15 17 (3.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.36%) LAMP
2 5 (0.91%) Web Services
3 3 (0.54%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.36%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (0.36%) Middleware
4 2 (0.36%) RESTful
5 1 (0.18%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (0.18%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.18%) XMPP
5 1 (0.18%) CSS
5 1 (0.18%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (1.99%) VLE
2 11 (1.99%) CMDB
3 8 (1.45%) Computer Science
3 8 (1.45%) Open Source
4 7 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (1.09%) Data Integration
6 5 (0.91%) EqualLogic
6 5 (0.91%) Clustering
6 5 (0.91%) PKI
6 5 (0.91%) Smartphone
7 4 (0.72%) DTV
8 3 (0.54%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.54%) Wiki
8 3 (0.54%) FMCG
9 2 (0.36%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.36%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.36%) IVR
10 1 (0.18%) Statistics
10 1 (0.18%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 118 (21.38%) Linux
2 57 (10.33%) Windows
3 51 (9.24%) UNIX
4 31 (5.62%) Ubuntu
5 23 (4.17%) Debian
6 14 (2.54%) CentOS
7 13 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.45%) Solaris
9 6 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.54%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.54%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.36%) OpenBSD
13 1 (0.18%) SUSE
13 1 (0.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (22.83%) ITIL
2 97 (17.57%) Load Balancing
3 53 (9.60%) Network Design
4 52 (9.42%) Network Management
5 40 (7.25%) Network Architecture
6 38 (6.88%) Migration
7 37 (6.70%) Project Management
7 37 (6.70%) Capacity Management
8 34 (6.16%) Incident Management
9 33 (5.98%) Root Cause Analysis
10 30 (5.43%) Problem Management
11 29 (5.25%) Mentoring
11 29 (5.25%) Security Architecture
12 28 (5.07%) Service Management
12 28 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
13 26 (4.71%) Network Monitoring
14 24 (4.35%) WAN Optimisation
15 23 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
15 23 (4.17%) ITIL V3
15 23 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (5.62%) Perl
2 28 (5.07%) Python
3 24 (4.35%) Ruby
4 19 (3.44%) Java
5 11 (1.99%) SQL
6 10 (1.81%) PHP
7 9 (1.63%) C
8 7 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.54%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.36%) Erlang
10 2 (0.36%) Tcl
11 1 (0.18%) Ada
Qualifications
1 375 (67.93%) Cisco Certification
2 297 (53.80%) CCNP
3 165 (29.89%) CCNA
4 114 (20.65%) CCIE
5 56 (10.14%) Degree
6 43 (7.79%) CCSP
7 41 (7.43%) CCDP
8 38 (6.88%) CCIP
8 38 (6.88%) Security Cleared
9 33 (5.98%) CCSA
10 25 (4.53%) CCSE
11 24 (4.35%) DV Cleared
12 22 (3.99%) SC Cleared
13 20 (3.62%) JNCIA
14 18 (3.26%) JNCIS
14 18 (3.26%) CCDA
15 14 (2.54%) CISSP
16 8 (1.45%) SSCP
17 7 (1.27%) JNCIP
18 5 (0.91%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (15.40%) SLA
2 14 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.81%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.72%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.54%) QA
7 1 (0.18%) BS25999
System Software
1 110 (19.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (3.80%) KVM
3 20 (3.62%) Active Directory
4 19 (3.44%) Xen
5 16 (2.90%) vSphere
6 15 (2.72%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.81%) Firmware
8 7 (1.27%) Samba
8 7 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.27%) XenServer
9 6 (1.09%) ProxySG
9 6 (1.09%) Kamailio
10 5 (0.91%) OpenSIPS
11 4 (0.72%) NFS
12 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.54%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.54%) Postfix
12 3 (0.54%) iptables
13 2 (0.36%) vCloud
13 2 (0.36%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 30 (5.43%) Nagios
2 24 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
3 23 (4.17%) Cisco LMS
3 23 (4.17%) Opsview
4 19 (3.44%) CiscoWorks
4 19 (3.44%) Puppet
5 7 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (1.09%) FortiGate
6 6 (1.09%) Icinga
7 5 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.91%) Cacti
7 5 (0.91%) SCOM
7 5 (0.91%) Legato
8 4 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.72%) WMI
8 4 (0.72%) SELinux
9 3 (0.54%) Salt
9 3 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.54%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 468 (84.78%) Cisco
2 244 (44.20%) Juniper
3 190 (34.42%) F5
4 153 (27.72%) CheckPoint
5 139 (25.18%) VMware
6 59 (10.69%) Microsoft
7 42 (7.61%) HP
8 26 (4.71%) Nokia
9 23 (4.17%) Riverbed
10 21 (3.80%) SolarWinds
11 20 (3.62%) Avaya
12 19 (3.44%) Citrix
13 16 (2.90%) Huawei
14 14 (2.54%) Blue Coat
15 11 (1.99%) McAfee
16 10 (1.81%) Red Hat
16 10 (1.81%) Fortinet
17 8 (1.45%) NetScout
17 8 (1.45%) Aruba
18 7 (1.27%) ServiceNow
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