The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 70 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 15 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.56% 0.61% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.32% 2.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £43,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.14% -3.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 189 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.35% 23.22% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 179 168 177
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
Hampshire

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

BGP
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Southampton region.

BGP Salary Trend in Southampton

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (89.47%) OSPF
2 17 (89.47%) IPsec
3 16 (84.21%) Juniper
3 16 (84.21%) Cisco IOS
4 15 (78.95%) VLAN
4 15 (78.95%) CCNP
4 15 (78.95%) Windows
4 15 (78.95%) Linux
4 15 (78.95%) VoIP
4 15 (78.95%) MPLS
4 15 (78.95%) L2TP
5 14 (73.68%) CCNA
6 12 (63.16%) PPP
6 12 (63.16%) VPN
6 12 (63.16%) RTP
6 12 (63.16%) Statistics
6 12 (63.16%) Junos
7 5 (26.32%) Firewall
8 4 (21.05%) Network Design
9 3 (15.79%) Hedge funds
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
10 2 (10.53%) Migration
10 2 (10.53%) Games
10 2 (10.53%) NetScreen
10 2 (10.53%) CCIE
10 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
10 2 (10.53%) SLA
10 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) OSPF
1 17 (89.47%) IPsec
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco IOS
3 15 (78.95%) L2TP
3 15 (78.95%) VoIP
3 15 (78.95%) MPLS
3 15 (78.95%) VLAN
4 12 (63.16%) VPN
4 12 (63.16%) PPP
4 12 (63.16%) RTP
4 12 (63.16%) Junos
5 5 (26.32%) Firewall
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.53%) HSRP
6 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (10.53%) NetScreen
6 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Network Operations Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Statistics
2 3 (15.79%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Network Design
2 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.53%) High Availability
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) CCNP
3 14 (73.68%) CCNA
4 2 (10.53%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) JNCIA
4 2 (10.53%) JNCIS
4 2 (10.53%) JNCIP
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (84.21%) Juniper
3 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.53%) Brocade
3 2 (10.53%) Foundry
3 2 (10.53%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Infoblox
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago