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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 189 279 226
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -53
Permanent jobs citing BGP 262 212 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.60% 0.99% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.17% 5.04% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 223 177 231
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +24.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
3656 4205 4992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.30% 19.55% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2928 3482 3721
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +58 94 £48,000 -12.72% 5
Surrey +59 63 £39,000 -25.71% 2
Berkshire -24 45 £55,000 +1.85% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 21 £29,250 -38.42%
Oxfordshire +37 20 £50,000 - 3
Kent +27 13 £43,000 -18.09%
West Sussex +21 8 £55,000 +29.41%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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.

1 392 (82.70%) Cisco
2 380 (80.17%) OSPF
3 376 (79.32%) Cisco Certification
4 301 (63.50%) MPLS
5 298 (62.87%) CCNP
6 233 (49.16%) Firewall
7 222 (46.84%) Juniper
8 168 (35.44%) WAN
9 167 (35.23%) CCNA
10 152 (32.07%) LAN
11 150 (31.65%) VPN
12 135 (28.48%) Telecoms
13 129 (27.22%) F5
14 126 (26.58%) Cisco ASA
14 126 (26.58%) DNS
15 105 (22.15%) Data Centre
16 98 (20.68%) TCP/IP
17 95 (20.04%) EIGRP
18 89 (18.78%) Security Cleared
19 88 (18.57%) Palo Alto
19 88 (18.57%) CCIE
20 87 (18.35%) Network Design
21 81 (17.09%) IPsec
22 79 (16.67%) Linux
23 78 (16.46%) CheckPoint
24 75 (15.82%) ITIL
25 71 (14.98%) Windows
26 68 (14.35%) Network Security
27 67 (14.14%) SC Cleared
27 67 (14.14%) SLA

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 (2.95%) OpenStack
2 10 (2.11%) Skype for Business
3 4 (0.84%) IIS
4 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.63%) SAS
5 2 (0.42%) Apache
5 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (4.01%) MS Office
4 6 (1.27%) S-PLUS
5 3 (0.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.27%) IaaS
2 6 (1.27%) Office 365
2 6 (1.27%) PaaS
3 2 (0.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 380 (80.17%) OSPF
2 301 (63.50%) MPLS
3 233 (49.16%) Firewall
4 168 (35.44%) WAN
5 152 (32.07%) LAN
6 150 (31.65%) VPN
7 126 (26.58%) Cisco ASA
7 126 (26.58%) DNS
8 98 (20.68%) TCP/IP
9 95 (20.04%) EIGRP
10 81 (17.09%) IPsec
11 68 (14.35%) Network Security
12 67 (14.14%) VLAN
13 62 (13.08%) HSRP
13 62 (13.08%) VoIP
14 59 (12.45%) Internet
15 53 (11.18%) Cisco IOS
15 53 (11.18%) Cisco Nexus
16 52 (10.97%) SNMP
17 49 (10.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.90%) MySQL
2 5 (1.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.42%) GIS
4 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.42%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 135 (28.48%) Telecoms
2 41 (8.65%) Finance
3 26 (5.49%) Marketing
4 11 (2.32%) Banking
4 11 (2.32%) Retail
5 5 (1.05%) Back Office
6 4 (0.84%) Billing
6 4 (0.84%) Electronics
6 4 (0.84%) Games
7 3 (0.63%) Advertising
8 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.21%) Legal
8 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 255 (53.80%) Network Engineer
2 54 (11.39%) Architect
3 50 (10.55%) Support Engineer
4 46 (9.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 44 (9.28%) Network Support
6 41 (8.65%) Cisco Engineer
6 41 (8.65%) Senior Network Engineer
7 37 (7.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 37 (7.81%) Network Architect
8 34 (7.17%) Consultant
9 32 (6.75%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 32 (6.75%) IP Engineer
10 30 (6.33%) Network Support Engineer
11 29 (6.12%) Juniper Engineer
12 26 (5.49%) Security Engineer
13 25 (5.27%) Network Security Engineer
14 22 (4.64%) NOC Engineer
14 22 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
15 21 (4.43%) Network Consultant
16 20 (4.22%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.95%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.48%) Middleware
3 6 (1.27%) Web Services
4 4 (0.84%) SAX
5 2 (0.42%) .NET
5 2 (0.42%) RFC 2547
6 1 (0.21%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 105 (22.15%) Data Centre
2 36 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.22%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.16%) Statistics
6 11 (2.32%) PKI
7 7 (1.48%) Clustering
8 6 (1.27%) iPad
9 5 (1.05%) Hedge funds
10 4 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (0.84%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.84%) Replication
10 4 (0.84%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.63%) Contactless
11 3 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.63%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.63%) Machine to Machine
12 2 (0.42%) BYOD
12 2 (0.42%) IPTV
12 2 (0.42%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 79 (16.67%) Linux
2 71 (14.98%) Windows
3 25 (5.27%) Unix
4 14 (2.95%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.27%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.84%) CentOS
7 4 (0.84%) Debian
8 3 (0.63%) FreeBSD
8 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.42%) Fedora
9 2 (0.42%) Solaris
9 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (18.35%) Network Design
2 75 (15.82%) ITIL
3 60 (12.66%) Load Balancing
4 52 (10.97%) Presales
5 44 (9.28%) Change Management
6 39 (8.23%) Migration
7 35 (7.38%) Network Monitoring
8 31 (6.54%) High Availability
9 29 (6.12%) Network Management
10 27 (5.70%) Change Control
11 26 (5.49%) Project Management
12 24 (5.06%) Kalman Filter
13 23 (4.85%) Service Delivery
14 18 (3.80%) Problem Management
15 14 (2.95%) Cybersecurity
16 13 (2.74%) WAN Optimisation
17 12 (2.53%) Mentoring
17 12 (2.53%) Operations Management
17 12 (2.53%) Performance Monitoring
17 12 (2.53%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (5.27%) Python
2 21 (4.43%) Perl
3 15 (3.16%) SQL
4 12 (2.53%) C
5 9 (1.90%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.27%) Java
7 5 (1.05%) C++
8 4 (0.84%) PHP
8 4 (0.84%) Tcl
9 3 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 376 (79.32%) Cisco Certification
2 298 (62.87%) CCNP
3 167 (35.23%) CCNA
4 89 (18.78%) Security Cleared
5 88 (18.57%) CCIE
6 67 (14.14%) SC Cleared
7 54 (11.39%) JNCIS
8 39 (8.23%) JNCIA
9 31 (6.54%) CCDP
10 26 (5.49%) CCIP
11 19 (4.01%) DV Cleared
12 18 (3.80%) Degree
13 17 (3.59%) JNCIP
14 13 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (1.69%) CCDA
15 8 (1.69%) JNCIE
16 7 (1.48%) CCSP
17 6 (1.27%) CCNP Voice
17 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
18 4 (0.84%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (14.14%) SLA
2 17 (3.59%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.38%) QA
4 9 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.63%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.63%) SAS 70
6 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (4.01%) Hyper-V
3 12 (2.53%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.27%) KVM
5 5 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (0.84%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.63%) Firmware
7 3 (0.63%) Xen
8 2 (0.42%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.21%) iptables
9 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.21%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (2.95%) SolarWinds Orion
2 10 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (1.48%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (1.48%) Puppet
4 6 (1.27%) Ansible
4 6 (1.27%) Nagios
4 6 (1.27%) SCOM
5 5 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.84%) vMotion
6 4 (0.84%) WSUS
7 3 (0.63%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.63%) Kibana
7 3 (0.63%) logstash
7 3 (0.63%) Netcool
8 2 (0.42%) Foglight
9 1 (0.21%) OpenView
9 1 (0.21%) SCCM
9 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 392 (82.70%) Cisco
2 222 (46.84%) Juniper
3 129 (27.22%) F5
4 88 (18.57%) Palo Alto
5 78 (16.46%) CheckPoint
6 52 (10.97%) VMware
7 37 (7.81%) Avaya
8 31 (6.54%) Microsoft
9 28 (5.91%) Riverbed
10 27 (5.70%) SolarWinds
11 24 (5.06%) Brocade
11 24 (5.06%) Huawei
12 17 (3.59%) HP
13 16 (3.38%) Mitel
14 14 (2.95%) Barracuda Networks
15 13 (2.74%) Extreme Networks
15 13 (2.74%) NetScout
16 10 (2.11%) Blue Coat
17 9 (1.90%) Nokia
18 8 (1.69%) Foundry
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000-30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + On call + Overtime + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £59500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: to c.£50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highlt competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago