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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 290 200 212
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +12
Permanent jobs citing BGP 166 291 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 1.33% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.37% 5.77% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 142 222 223
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4932 5047 5218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.92% 23.03% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3716 3913 4320
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(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 -32 83 £46,250 +2.77% 8
Hampshire -18 28 £39,500 -14.59% 5
Surrey -45 17 £26,000 -42.22% 1
Oxfordshire +7 11 £37,500 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire -26 9 £43,750 -10.25%
Kent -10 8 £37,500 -3.22% 1
East Sussex -34 7 £67,500 +110.93%
West Sussex -7 4 £27,500 -15.38%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 330 (87.53%) OSPF
2 321 (85.15%) Cisco
3 267 (70.82%) MPLS
4 234 (62.07%) Firewall
5 178 (47.21%) Juniper
6 177 (46.95%) Cisco Certification
7 122 (32.36%) Internet
8 119 (31.56%) DNS
9 118 (31.30%) Telecoms
10 117 (31.03%) CCNP
11 114 (30.24%) Network Management
12 113 (29.97%) WAN
13 107 (28.38%) TCP/IP
14 103 (27.32%) SNMP
15 102 (27.06%) VoIP
16 98 (25.99%) VPN
17 97 (25.73%) CCNA
17 97 (25.73%) F5
18 91 (24.14%) CheckPoint
19 87 (23.08%) LAN
20 85 (22.55%) Cisco Nexus
21 82 (21.75%) Load Balancing
22 74 (19.63%) Linux
22 74 (19.63%) IPsec
23 69 (18.30%) EIGRP
24 63 (16.71%) Windows
25 60 (15.92%) Network Security
26 59 (15.65%) VLAN
27 54 (14.32%) Broadband
27 54 (14.32%) Ethernet

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 21 (5.57%) MS Exchange
2 20 (5.31%) WebSphere
2 20 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (2.12%) Lync
5 7 (1.86%) IIS
6 6 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
Applications
1 31 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.12%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.12%) SaaS
2 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 330 (87.53%) OSPF
2 267 (70.82%) MPLS
3 234 (62.07%) Firewall
4 122 (32.36%) Internet
5 119 (31.56%) DNS
6 113 (29.97%) WAN
7 107 (28.38%) TCP/IP
8 103 (27.32%) SNMP
9 102 (27.06%) VoIP
10 98 (25.99%) VPN
11 87 (23.08%) LAN
12 85 (22.55%) Cisco Nexus
13 74 (19.63%) IPsec
14 69 (18.30%) EIGRP
15 60 (15.92%) Network Security
16 59 (15.65%) VLAN
17 54 (14.32%) Broadband
17 54 (14.32%) Ethernet
18 53 (14.06%) Cisco ASA
19 50 (13.26%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.04%) MySQL
2 8 (2.12%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Maven
1 2 (0.53%) Subversion
1 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 118 (31.30%) Telecoms
2 45 (11.94%) Retail
3 44 (11.67%) Billing
4 30 (7.96%) Finance
5 11 (2.92%) Banking
6 3 (0.80%) French Language
7 2 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) German Language
8 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 153 (40.58%) Network Engineer
2 47 (12.47%) Design Engineer
2 47 (12.47%) Security Engineer
3 45 (11.94%) Senior Design Engineer
4 44 (11.67%) IP Engineer
5 43 (11.41%) Senior IP Engineer
6 32 (8.49%) Consultant
7 28 (7.43%) Senior Network Engineer
8 27 (7.16%) Senior Security Engineer
9 26 (6.90%) Support Engineer
10 25 (6.63%) Network Security Engineer
11 24 (6.37%) Technical Design Authority
12 22 (5.84%) NOC Engineer
13 21 (5.57%) Network Support
14 20 (5.31%) Network Consultant
15 18 (4.77%) Network Support Engineer
16 17 (4.51%) 3rd Line Support
16 17 (4.51%) Security Consultant
17 15 (3.98%) Firewall Engineer
18 14 (3.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.31%) SOAP
2 10 (2.65%) HTML
3 4 (1.06%) .NET
3 4 (1.06%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.27%) CSS
4 1 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.47%) Smartphone
2 11 (2.92%) Statistics
3 10 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (1.86%) Clustering
5 5 (1.33%) EqualLogic
5 5 (1.33%) Open Source
6 4 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.80%) PKI
8 2 (0.53%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.53%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.53%) CESG
8 2 (0.53%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.53%) SecurID
8 2 (0.53%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.27%) Social Media
9 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.27%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 74 (19.63%) Linux
2 63 (16.71%) Windows
3 31 (8.22%) UNIX
4 23 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (5.31%) CentOS
6 10 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.86%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.06%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.80%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.53%) Debian
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.27%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (30.24%) Network Management
2 82 (21.75%) Load Balancing
3 49 (13.00%) ITIL
4 47 (12.47%) Capacity Management
5 45 (11.94%) Network Design
6 19 (5.04%) Problem Management
7 18 (4.77%) Validation
8 16 (4.24%) Service Delivery
9 15 (3.98%) Configuration Management
10 14 (3.71%) Change Management
11 12 (3.18%) Project Management
11 12 (3.18%) Migration
11 12 (3.18%) Data Analysis
11 12 (3.18%) Change Control
12 11 (2.92%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (2.65%) PRINCE2
13 10 (2.65%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (2.65%) Demand Forecasting
13 10 (2.65%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (2.39%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.22%) Perl
2 17 (4.51%) SQL
3 11 (2.92%) Bash Shell
4 10 (2.65%) Python
5 8 (2.12%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.33%) PHP
6 5 (1.33%) C
7 4 (1.06%) Java
7 4 (1.06%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.06%) Ruby
8 2 (0.53%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 177 (46.95%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (31.03%) CCNP
3 97 (25.73%) CCNA
4 39 (10.34%) CCIE
5 37 (9.81%) Security Cleared
6 27 (7.16%) Degree
7 23 (6.10%) JNCIA
8 19 (5.04%) SC Cleared
9 18 (4.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (3.98%) MCSE
11 14 (3.71%) CCSE
11 14 (3.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (3.18%) JNCIS
13 10 (2.65%) CISSP
14 9 (2.39%) MCSA
14 9 (2.39%) RHCE
15 8 (2.12%) CCSA
16 7 (1.86%) JNCIP
16 7 (1.86%) CCSP
16 7 (1.86%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.69%) SLA
2 19 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.65%) HL7
4 5 (1.33%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.80%) COBIT
6 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (6.90%) vSphere
2 24 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (5.57%) Active Directory
4 11 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (2.65%) XenApp
5 10 (2.65%) XenDesktop
6 7 (1.86%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (1.33%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.06%) ProxySG
8 4 (1.06%) Xen
8 4 (1.06%) KVM
9 3 (0.80%) vCloud
10 2 (0.53%) Snort
11 1 (0.27%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.27%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 20 (5.31%) HP NNM
1 20 (5.31%) CiscoWorks
2 18 (4.77%) SolarWinds Orion
3 12 (3.18%) Puppet
4 10 (2.65%) Nagios
5 9 (2.39%) Cacti
5 9 (2.39%) Foglight
6 8 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.86%) Zenoss
7 7 (1.86%) SCCM
7 7 (1.86%) SCOM
7 7 (1.86%) SmokePing
7 7 (1.86%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.59%) Netcool
9 3 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.80%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 321 (85.15%) Cisco
2 178 (47.21%) Juniper
3 97 (25.73%) F5
4 91 (24.14%) CheckPoint
5 48 (12.73%) VMware
6 35 (9.28%) Huawei
7 31 (8.22%) HP
8 28 (7.43%) Microsoft
9 27 (7.16%) SolarWinds
10 19 (5.04%) Citrix
11 17 (4.51%) Red Hat
12 16 (4.24%) Blue Coat
12 16 (4.24%) Riverbed
13 13 (3.45%) Brocade
14 12 (3.18%) McAfee
15 11 (2.92%) Fortinet
16 8 (2.12%) Splunk
17 7 (1.86%) Veeam
17 7 (1.86%) NetApp
18 6 (1.59%) Sophos
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