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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 187 264 197
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -67
Permanent jobs citing BGP 321 211 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.51% 0.89% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.91% 4.31% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 238 151 221
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -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
4647 4894 5306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.88% 20.70% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3489 3832 4256
Average salary £44,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +2 125 £52,800 +17.33% 14
Hampshire +30 76 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Surrey +47 46 £44,250 -1.66% 4
East Sussex +25 28 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +21 18 £54,000 +66.15% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 17 £50,000 -28.57% 2
West Sussex +2 8 £55,000 -3.08% 2
Kent +8 2 £47,000 +4.44%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 500 (86.81%) Cisco
2 471 (81.77%) OSPF
3 396 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
4 361 (62.67%) MPLS
5 325 (56.42%) CCNP
6 277 (48.09%) Firewall
7 268 (46.53%) WAN
8 244 (42.36%) Juniper
9 242 (42.01%) EIGRP
10 212 (36.81%) TCP/IP
10 212 (36.81%) Cisco ASA
11 211 (36.63%) LAN
12 208 (36.11%) F5
13 200 (34.72%) VPN
14 150 (26.04%) CheckPoint
15 149 (25.87%) CCNA
16 148 (25.69%) VMware
17 144 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
18 139 (24.13%) Network Security
19 138 (23.96%) ITIL
20 134 (23.26%) CCIE
21 122 (21.18%) Linux
21 122 (21.18%) DNS
22 120 (20.83%) VoIP
22 120 (20.83%) IPsec
23 118 (20.49%) VMware Infrastructure
24 117 (20.31%) VLAN
25 108 (18.75%) HSRP
26 106 (18.40%) Load Balancing
26 106 (18.40%) Cisco IOS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 46 (7.99%) Lync
2 17 (2.95%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.91%) Apache
4 10 (1.74%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.22%) Moodle
7 4 (0.69%) nginx
7 4 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.52%) Confluence
8 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.52%) MediaWiki
8 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.35%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.47%) MS Office
3 13 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.69%) IaaS
2 14 (2.43%) Office 365
3 8 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.69%) SaaS
7 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 471 (81.77%) OSPF
2 361 (62.67%) MPLS
3 277 (48.09%) Firewall
4 268 (46.53%) WAN
5 242 (42.01%) EIGRP
6 212 (36.81%) TCP/IP
6 212 (36.81%) Cisco ASA
7 211 (36.63%) LAN
8 200 (34.72%) VPN
9 144 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 139 (24.13%) Network Security
11 122 (21.18%) DNS
12 120 (20.83%) VoIP
12 120 (20.83%) IPsec
13 117 (20.31%) VLAN
14 108 (18.75%) HSRP
15 106 (18.40%) Cisco IOS
16 74 (12.85%) SSL
17 73 (12.67%) Ethernet
18 72 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.42%) MySQL
2 23 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (2.26%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (4.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 14 (2.43%) Subversion
3 13 (2.26%) Jenkins
4 12 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.74%) Maven
6 3 (0.52%) JIRA
6 3 (0.52%) Hudson
General
1 71 (12.33%) Telecoms
2 28 (4.86%) Finance
3 18 (3.13%) Retail
4 11 (1.91%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.39%) Electronics
6 7 (1.22%) Billing
7 4 (0.69%) Marketing
7 4 (0.69%) Legal
7 4 (0.69%) Banking
7 4 (0.69%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.52%) Advertising
8 3 (0.52%) Back Office
9 1 (0.17%) French Language
9 1 (0.17%) Games
9 1 (0.17%) Military
9 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 319 (55.38%) Network Engineer
2 130 (22.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 61 (10.59%) Consultant
4 42 (7.29%) Support Engineer
5 39 (6.77%) Network Support
6 30 (5.21%) Network Support Engineer
7 29 (5.03%) Senior Consultant
8 25 (4.34%) Team Leader
9 24 (4.17%) Network Consultant
10 23 (3.99%) Architect
10 23 (3.99%) Administrator
10 23 (3.99%) Operations Engineer
11 22 (3.82%) Network Team Leader
11 22 (3.82%) Systems Administrator
12 20 (3.47%) Senior Operations Engineer
12 20 (3.47%) Network Operations Engineer
13 18 (3.13%) IP Engineer
14 17 (2.95%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
14 17 (2.95%) Cisco Engineer
15 16 (2.78%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.91%) CSS
2 9 (1.56%) LAMP
3 5 (0.87%) Web Services
4 3 (0.52%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.35%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (0.35%) RESTful
6 1 (0.17%) FreeSWITCH
6 1 (0.17%) XMPP
6 1 (0.17%) RSS
6 1 (0.17%) Middleware
6 1 (0.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.60%) Smartphone
3 9 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.39%) Open Source
5 7 (1.22%) CMDB
5 7 (1.22%) VLE
6 5 (0.87%) PKI
6 5 (0.87%) Clustering
6 5 (0.87%) EqualLogic
6 5 (0.87%) Public Cloud
7 4 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (0.69%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.69%) CESG
8 3 (0.52%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.52%) DTV
8 3 (0.52%) FMCG
8 3 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.52%) Wiki
9 2 (0.35%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.35%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 122 (21.18%) Linux
2 57 (9.90%) UNIX
3 54 (9.38%) Windows
4 31 (5.38%) Ubuntu
5 23 (3.99%) Debian
6 14 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (2.08%) CentOS
8 8 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.22%) Solaris
9 7 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.52%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.35%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (23.96%) ITIL
2 106 (18.40%) Load Balancing
3 74 (12.85%) Network Design
4 54 (9.38%) Network Management
5 45 (7.81%) Capacity Management
6 44 (7.64%) Incident Management
7 41 (7.12%) Network Architecture
8 38 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 36 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 34 (5.90%) Network Monitoring
10 34 (5.90%) Migration
11 30 (5.21%) Security Architecture
11 30 (5.21%) Mentoring
12 29 (5.03%) Service Management
13 28 (4.86%) Project Management
13 28 (4.86%) ITIL V3
14 25 (4.34%) Penetration Testing
15 24 (4.17%) Service Delivery
15 24 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
16 23 (3.99%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (6.60%) Perl
2 33 (5.73%) Python
3 27 (4.69%) Ruby
4 23 (3.99%) Java
5 10 (1.74%) C
6 9 (1.56%) PHP
7 8 (1.39%) SQL
8 7 (1.22%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.52%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.52%) Ada
10 2 (0.35%) Tcl
10 2 (0.35%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 396 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 325 (56.42%) CCNP
3 149 (25.87%) CCNA
4 134 (23.26%) CCIE
5 54 (9.38%) Degree
6 50 (8.68%) CCDP
7 44 (7.64%) Security Cleared
8 38 (6.60%) CCIP
9 35 (6.08%) CCSP
9 35 (6.08%) CCSA
10 31 (5.38%) CCSE
11 28 (4.86%) DV Cleared
12 24 (4.17%) SC Cleared
13 22 (3.82%) JNCIS
14 18 (3.13%) CCDA
15 17 (2.95%) JNCIA
16 11 (1.91%) CISSP
17 7 (1.22%) JNCIP
18 5 (0.87%) RHCE
19 4 (0.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (14.24%) SLA
2 15 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.39%) QA
4 4 (0.69%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) BS25999
System Software
1 118 (20.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (4.69%) KVM
3 23 (3.99%) Xen
4 21 (3.65%) Active Directory
5 17 (2.95%) vSphere
6 14 (2.43%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.22%) XenServer
7 7 (1.22%) Samba
8 6 (1.04%) Kamailio
9 5 (0.87%) OpenSIPS
9 5 (0.87%) Firmware
9 5 (0.87%) ProxySG
10 4 (0.69%) NFS
10 4 (0.69%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.69%) Ceph
10 4 (0.69%) XenApp
11 3 (0.52%) iptables
11 3 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.52%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 41 (7.12%) Nagios
2 28 (4.86%) Cisco Prime
3 27 (4.69%) Cisco LMS
3 27 (4.69%) Opsview
4 22 (3.82%) Puppet
5 16 (2.78%) CiscoWorks
6 9 (1.56%) Icinga
7 7 (1.22%) SolarWinds Orion
7 7 (1.22%) FortiGate
8 6 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (0.87%) SCOM
9 5 (0.87%) Cacti
9 5 (0.87%) Legato
10 4 (0.69%) WMI
10 4 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.52%) SELinux
11 3 (0.52%) Salt
11 3 (0.52%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 500 (86.81%) Cisco
2 244 (42.36%) Juniper
3 208 (36.11%) F5
4 150 (26.04%) CheckPoint
5 148 (25.69%) VMware
6 61 (10.59%) Microsoft
7 43 (7.47%) HP
8 33 (5.73%) Citrix
9 29 (5.03%) Nokia
9 29 (5.03%) Riverbed
10 23 (3.99%) Huawei
11 21 (3.65%) Avaya
11 21 (3.65%) SolarWinds
12 17 (2.95%) Aerohive Networks
13 12 (2.08%) Red Hat
14 9 (1.56%) Blue Coat
14 9 (1.56%) Radware
15 8 (1.39%) NetApp
16 7 (1.22%) Fortinet
17 6 (1.04%) EMC
Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Very Competitive + Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Woodley, Reading
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Very Competitive + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Please apply for full details
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65k basic + £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 12 days ago
Camberley
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago