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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England / South East
Rank 168 242 227
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -15
Permanent jobs citing BGP 257 229 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.72% 1.17% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.13% 5.84% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 218 204 197
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.49%

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
3160 3924 4551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.20% 20.06% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2540 3308 3453
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +73 90 £52,250 +32.27% 3
Surrey +52 55 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Oxfordshire +56 35 £50,000 - 5
Berkshire -42 35 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Buckinghamshire +13 12 £29,000 -1.69% 2
West Sussex +13 9 £62,500 +47.05%
East Sussex - 9 £40,000 -
Kent - 7 £43,000 -
Middlesex - 5 £42,500 - 1
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 408 (82.42%) OSPF
2 391 (78.99%) Cisco
3 365 (73.74%) Cisco Certification
4 303 (61.21%) MPLS
5 275 (55.56%) CCNP
6 246 (49.70%) Firewall
7 243 (49.09%) Juniper
8 184 (37.17%) WAN
9 164 (33.13%) LAN
10 159 (32.12%) CCNA
10 159 (32.12%) VPN
11 141 (28.48%) DNS
12 126 (25.45%) Cisco ASA
12 126 (25.45%) F5
13 119 (24.04%) Telecoms
14 115 (23.23%) Data Centre
15 97 (19.60%) EIGRP
16 92 (18.59%) Network Design
16 92 (18.59%) Security Cleared
17 89 (17.98%) Palo Alto
18 85 (17.17%) CCIE
19 84 (16.97%) TCP/IP
19 84 (16.97%) VoIP
20 82 (16.57%) VLAN
21 78 (15.76%) Linux
22 74 (14.95%) Network Security
23 73 (14.75%) Presales
24 71 (14.34%) IPsec
25 70 (14.14%) SC Cleared
26 66 (13.33%) CheckPoint

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 17 (3.43%) Skype for Business
2 8 (1.62%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.01%) IIS
4 2 (0.40%) Apache
4 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.24%) MS Office
3 20 (4.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.21%) S-PLUS
5 3 (0.61%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.21%) IaaS
3 6 (1.21%) PaaS
4 4 (0.81%) Office 365
5 2 (0.40%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 408 (82.42%) OSPF
2 303 (61.21%) MPLS
3 246 (49.70%) Firewall
4 184 (37.17%) WAN
5 164 (33.13%) LAN
6 159 (32.12%) VPN
7 141 (28.48%) DNS
8 126 (25.45%) Cisco ASA
9 97 (19.60%) EIGRP
10 84 (16.97%) TCP/IP
10 84 (16.97%) VoIP
11 82 (16.57%) VLAN
12 74 (14.95%) Network Security
13 71 (14.34%) IPsec
14 64 (12.93%) Cisco IOS
15 56 (11.31%) DHCP
15 56 (11.31%) Ethernet
15 56 (11.31%) Wireless
16 52 (10.51%) Internet
17 51 (10.30%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.82%) MySQL
2 5 (1.01%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.61%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.40%) GIS
4 2 (0.40%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 119 (24.04%) Telecoms
2 29 (5.86%) Finance
2 29 (5.86%) Marketing
3 10 (2.02%) Banking
4 7 (1.41%) Retail
5 5 (1.01%) Advertising
6 4 (0.81%) Back Office
7 3 (0.61%) Billing
8 2 (0.40%) Games
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 260 (52.53%) Network Engineer
2 58 (11.72%) Support Engineer
3 49 (9.90%) Architect
3 49 (9.90%) Consultant
3 49 (9.90%) Juniper Engineer
4 47 (9.49%) Cisco Engineer
5 46 (9.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 44 (8.89%) Network Support
7 43 (8.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 39 (7.88%) Senior Network Engineer
9 38 (7.68%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 38 (7.68%) Network Architect
10 37 (7.47%) Network Consultant
11 30 (6.06%) IP Engineer
12 29 (5.86%) Network Support Engineer
13 26 (5.25%) Juniper Support
13 26 (5.25%) Professional Services Consultant
14 24 (4.85%) Professional Services Engineer
14 24 (4.85%) Professional Services Network Engineer
15 23 (4.65%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.03%) 802.1X
2 10 (2.02%) Web Services
3 6 (1.21%) SAX
4 5 (1.01%) HTML
5 4 (0.81%) Middleware
6 2 (0.40%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 115 (23.23%) Data Centre
2 28 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.63%) Statistics
6 9 (1.82%) PKI
7 7 (1.41%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.21%) iPad
9 5 (1.01%) Clustering
9 5 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.81%) Replication
11 3 (0.61%) Contactless
11 3 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.61%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.61%) Machine to Machine
11 3 (0.61%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.40%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.40%) Social Network
13 1 (0.20%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 78 (15.76%) Linux
2 65 (13.13%) Windows
3 18 (3.64%) Unix
4 13 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.20%) CentOS
8 1 (0.20%) Debian
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (18.59%) Network Design
2 73 (14.75%) Presales
3 57 (11.52%) ITIL
4 53 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 48 (9.70%) Migration
6 37 (7.47%) High Availability
7 35 (7.07%) Network Monitoring
8 28 (5.66%) Change Management
8 28 (5.66%) Network Management
9 20 (4.04%) Change Control
9 20 (4.04%) Project Management
10 19 (3.84%) Kalman Filter
11 15 (3.03%) Service Delivery
12 14 (2.83%) GAP Analysis
13 13 (2.63%) Time Management
14 12 (2.42%) Problem Management
15 11 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
16 9 (1.82%) Data Engineering
16 9 (1.82%) Mentoring
16 9 (1.82%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.23%) SQL
2 14 (2.83%) Java
3 12 (2.42%) Python
4 10 (2.02%) Perl
5 8 (1.62%) C
5 8 (1.62%) C++
6 3 (0.61%) PHP
7 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.20%) Ruby
8 1 (0.20%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 365 (73.74%) Cisco Certification
2 275 (55.56%) CCNP
3 159 (32.12%) CCNA
4 92 (18.59%) Security Cleared
5 85 (17.17%) CCIE
6 70 (14.14%) SC Cleared
7 56 (11.31%) JNCIS
8 41 (8.28%) JNCIA
9 29 (5.86%) JNCIP
10 28 (5.66%) Degree
11 27 (5.45%) CCDP
12 23 (4.65%) DV Cleared
13 22 (4.44%) CCIP
14 15 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (2.02%) CCSP
16 7 (1.41%) CCDA
17 6 (1.21%) JNCIE
18 5 (1.01%) CCNP Voice
19 2 (0.40%) CCVP
19 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (11.72%) SLA
2 17 (3.43%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.62%) QA
4 7 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.61%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.20%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (4.24%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.61%) KVM
7 2 (0.40%) Firmware
7 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.20%) iptables
8 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (2.22%) Nagios
1 11 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
2 10 (2.02%) SCOM
3 9 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.01%) vMotion
4 5 (1.01%) WSUS
5 4 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (0.81%) FortiGate
5 4 (0.81%) Puppet
6 3 (0.61%) Ansible
6 3 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.20%) Foglight
8 1 (0.20%) Netcool
Vendors
1 391 (78.99%) Cisco
2 243 (49.09%) Juniper
3 126 (25.45%) F5
4 89 (17.98%) Palo Alto
5 66 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 54 (10.91%) VMware
7 44 (8.89%) Microsoft
8 35 (7.07%) Riverbed
9 29 (5.86%) Avaya
10 27 (5.45%) Brocade
11 24 (4.85%) SolarWinds
12 22 (4.44%) Huawei
13 16 (3.23%) HP
14 15 (3.03%) Blue Coat
15 14 (2.83%) Extreme Networks
16 13 (2.63%) Barracuda Networks
17 12 (2.42%) Nokia
18 10 (2.02%) Meraki
18 10 (2.02%) Polycom
19 8 (1.62%) Mitel
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