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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 216 257 236
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -21
Permanent jobs citing BGP 266 170 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.29% 0.81% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.93% 3.98% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 215 150 192
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £33,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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
4483 4273 5056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.78% 20.35% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3443 3331 4072
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 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 4 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 +25 112 £52,500 +16.66% 10
Hampshire +6 57 £48,000 +20.00% 4
Surrey +12 44 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Sussex +6 27 £40,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +20 11 £40,000 -43.85% 2
Oxfordshire +8 9 £40,000 +10.34% 4
Kent +13 8 £44,250 -1.66%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 475 (86.36%) Cisco
2 442 (80.36%) OSPF
3 383 (69.64%) Cisco Certification
4 340 (61.82%) MPLS
5 300 (54.55%) CCNP
6 296 (53.82%) Firewall
7 258 (46.91%) Juniper
8 247 (44.91%) WAN
9 205 (37.27%) EIGRP
10 204 (37.09%) VPN
11 202 (36.73%) TCP/IP
12 185 (33.64%) LAN
13 180 (32.73%) F5
14 179 (32.55%) CCNA
15 172 (31.27%) Cisco ASA
16 166 (30.18%) Network Security
17 158 (28.73%) CheckPoint
18 136 (24.73%) IPsec
19 131 (23.82%) VMware
20 127 (23.09%) VoIP
21 126 (22.91%) Cisco Nexus
22 120 (21.82%) ITIL
23 118 (21.45%) CCIE
24 113 (20.55%) DNS
25 110 (20.00%) Linux
26 104 (18.91%) VLAN
27 103 (18.73%) VMware Infrastructure
28 99 (18.00%) HSRP
29 98 (17.82%) SSL
30 89 (16.18%) Load Balancing

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 38 (6.91%) Lync
2 24 (4.36%) MS Exchange
3 14 (2.55%) Apache
4 13 (2.36%) Moodle
5 8 (1.45%) nginx
5 8 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.55%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.55%) MediaWiki
6 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.55%) Confluence
7 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.18%) IIS
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 26 (4.73%) MS Office
2 22 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.36%) IaaS
2 21 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (3.64%) Office 365
4 10 (1.82%) SaaS
5 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 442 (80.36%) OSPF
2 340 (61.82%) MPLS
3 296 (53.82%) Firewall
4 247 (44.91%) WAN
5 205 (37.27%) EIGRP
6 204 (37.09%) VPN
7 202 (36.73%) TCP/IP
8 185 (33.64%) LAN
9 172 (31.27%) Cisco ASA
10 166 (30.18%) Network Security
11 136 (24.73%) IPsec
12 127 (23.09%) VoIP
13 126 (22.91%) Cisco Nexus
14 113 (20.55%) DNS
15 104 (18.91%) VLAN
16 99 (18.00%) HSRP
17 98 (17.82%) SSL
18 89 (16.18%) Cisco IOS
19 86 (15.64%) Ethernet
20 76 (13.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.18%) MySQL
2 12 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (1.45%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (1.82%) Jenkins
2 10 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.45%) Subversion
4 7 (1.27%) JIRA
5 3 (0.55%) Maven
5 3 (0.55%) Hudson
General
1 62 (11.27%) Telecoms
2 37 (6.73%) Finance
3 24 (4.36%) Retail
4 7 (1.27%) Banking
5 6 (1.09%) French Language
6 5 (0.91%) Marketing
7 4 (0.73%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.73%) Billing
8 3 (0.55%) Legal
8 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.55%) Advertising
9 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 304 (55.27%) Network Engineer
2 106 (19.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 52 (9.45%) Architect
4 47 (8.55%) Consultant
5 42 (7.64%) Support Engineer
6 40 (7.27%) Network Architect
7 33 (6.00%) Security Engineer
8 31 (5.64%) Network Security Engineer
9 28 (5.09%) Network Support
10 24 (4.36%) Network Support Engineer
11 22 (4.00%) Administrator
12 21 (3.82%) Operations Engineer
12 21 (3.82%) NOC Engineer
13 20 (3.64%) Senior Operations Engineer
13 20 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
14 17 (3.09%) Network Consultant
15 16 (2.91%) Technical Design Authority
15 16 (2.91%) Network Operations Engineer
16 15 (2.73%) Team Leader
16 15 (2.73%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.36%) LAMP
2 5 (0.91%) Web Services
2 5 (0.91%) Middleware
3 3 (0.55%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.36%) RESTful
4 2 (0.36%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (0.18%) XMPP
5 1 (0.18%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (2.36%) VLE
3 12 (2.18%) CMDB
4 9 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.27%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.27%) Open Source
6 6 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (1.09%) Clustering
7 5 (0.91%) Smartphone
8 4 (0.73%) PKI
8 4 (0.73%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.55%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.55%) Wiki
9 3 (0.55%) FMCG
9 3 (0.55%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.36%) IVR
10 2 (0.36%) DTV
11 1 (0.18%) EPoS
11 1 (0.18%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 110 (20.00%) Linux
2 63 (11.45%) Windows
3 51 (9.27%) UNIX
4 27 (4.91%) Ubuntu
5 17 (3.09%) Debian
6 16 (2.91%) CentOS
7 13 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.18%) Solaris
9 8 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.91%) SUSE
12 3 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.55%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.55%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.36%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (21.82%) ITIL
2 89 (16.18%) Load Balancing
3 55 (10.00%) Network Design
4 54 (9.82%) Network Management
5 47 (8.55%) Project Management
6 37 (6.73%) Migration
7 35 (6.36%) Network Architecture
8 34 (6.18%) Root Cause Analysis
9 31 (5.64%) Capacity Management
9 31 (5.64%) Incident Management
10 30 (5.45%) Problem Management
11 27 (4.91%) Change Management
11 27 (4.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 27 (4.91%) Mentoring
12 25 (4.55%) Service Management
12 25 (4.55%) Service Delivery
12 25 (4.55%) Security Architecture
12 25 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
13 24 (4.36%) Kalman Filter
14 22 (4.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 23 (4.18%) Perl
2 17 (3.09%) Ruby
3 16 (2.91%) Python
4 12 (2.18%) Java
5 11 (2.00%) PHP
5 11 (2.00%) SQL
6 9 (1.64%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.73%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.73%) C
8 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.36%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 383 (69.64%) Cisco Certification
2 300 (54.55%) CCNP
3 179 (32.55%) CCNA
4 118 (21.45%) CCIE
5 50 (9.09%) Degree
6 40 (7.27%) CCSP
7 38 (6.91%) Security Cleared
8 37 (6.73%) CCIP
9 32 (5.82%) CCDP
10 31 (5.64%) CCSA
11 29 (5.27%) JNCIA
12 23 (4.18%) CCSE
12 23 (4.18%) SC Cleared
13 21 (3.82%) VCP4
13 21 (3.82%) DV Cleared
14 16 (2.91%) CCDA
15 14 (2.55%) CISSP
16 12 (2.18%) JNCIS
17 9 (1.64%) JNCIE
18 8 (1.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (16.00%) SLA
2 18 (3.27%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.73%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) QA
6 1 (0.18%) BS25999
System Software
1 103 (18.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (5.09%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.91%) vSphere
4 12 (2.18%) KVM
4 12 (2.18%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.00%) Xen
5 11 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.82%) Firmware
7 9 (1.64%) Samba
7 9 (1.64%) XenServer
8 7 (1.27%) Postfix
9 6 (1.09%) ProxySG
10 5 (0.91%) Kamailio
10 5 (0.91%) OpenSIPS
11 2 (0.36%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.36%) XenApp
11 2 (0.36%) vCloud
11 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.36%) NFS
Systems Management
1 27 (4.91%) Nagios
2 21 (3.82%) CiscoWorks
2 21 (3.82%) Cisco Prime
3 20 (3.64%) Cisco LMS
3 20 (3.64%) Opsview
4 16 (2.91%) Puppet
5 10 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 9 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
7 8 (1.45%) FortiGate
8 7 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (1.27%) Cacti
9 5 (0.91%) Legato
9 5 (0.91%) SCOM
9 5 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (0.91%) Icinga
10 4 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
11 3 (0.55%) SCCM
11 3 (0.55%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.55%) Salt
12 2 (0.36%) WMI
Vendors
1 475 (86.36%) Cisco
2 258 (46.91%) Juniper
3 180 (32.73%) F5
4 158 (28.73%) CheckPoint
5 131 (23.82%) VMware
6 54 (9.82%) Microsoft
7 40 (7.27%) HP
8 33 (6.00%) SolarWinds
9 24 (4.36%) Citrix
10 23 (4.18%) Nokia
11 22 (4.00%) Avaya
12 20 (3.64%) Huawei
13 15 (2.73%) Riverbed
14 14 (2.55%) McAfee
15 11 (2.00%) Blue Coat
15 11 (2.00%) Fortinet
15 11 (2.00%) NetScout
15 11 (2.00%) ServiceNow
16 10 (1.82%) Aruba
16 10 (1.82%) Red Hat
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: Bonus, Car Allw., Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £24000 - £26000.00 per annum + Shift Allowance, Overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East England
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified Benefits and training
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago