The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 61 79 68
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 13 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.07% 0.56% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.78% 2.94% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 10
Median salary £32,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
BGP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 136 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.57% 18.97% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 133 124 154
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £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 Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Southampton

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 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 Southampton region with a requirement for BGP.

1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (90.63%) Cisco
3 25 (78.13%) CCNP
3 25 (78.13%) MPLS
4 23 (71.88%) CCNA
5 22 (68.75%) Windows
5 22 (68.75%) Linux
5 22 (68.75%) IPsec
6 21 (65.63%) OSPF
7 19 (59.38%) Juniper
8 17 (53.13%) VPN
8 17 (53.13%) Data Centre
9 15 (46.88%) PPP
9 15 (46.88%) VoIP
9 15 (46.88%) L2TP
9 15 (46.88%) RTP
9 15 (46.88%) VLAN
9 15 (46.88%) Statistics
9 15 (46.88%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (46.88%) Junos
10 11 (34.38%) Unix
11 8 (25.00%) CCIE
11 8 (25.00%) F5
11 8 (25.00%) HSRP
12 7 (21.88%) Retail
12 7 (21.88%) EMC NetWorker
12 7 (21.88%) Middleware
13 6 (18.75%) Internet
14 4 (12.50%) NetScreen
14 4 (12.50%) Firewall

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) MPLS
2 22 (68.75%) IPsec
3 21 (65.63%) OSPF
4 17 (53.13%) VPN
5 15 (46.88%) Cisco IOS
5 15 (46.88%) Junos
5 15 (46.88%) L2TP
5 15 (46.88%) PPP
5 15 (46.88%) RTP
5 15 (46.88%) VLAN
5 15 (46.88%) VoIP
6 8 (25.00%) HSRP
7 6 (18.75%) Internet
8 4 (12.50%) Firewall
8 4 (12.50%) NetScreen
8 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 3 (9.38%) WAN
10 2 (6.25%) EIGRP
10 2 (6.25%) PBX
10 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
General
1 7 (21.88%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Network Support
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) IT Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Support
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper Support
5 1 (3.13%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Data Centre
2 15 (46.88%) Statistics
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Linux
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Unix
3 3 (9.38%) FreeBSD
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) CentOS
4 2 (6.25%) Debian
4 2 (6.25%) Fedora
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.38%) High Availability
1 3 (9.38%) Open Source
2 2 (6.25%) Change Management
2 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.13%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
1 3 (9.38%) Perl
1 3 (9.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (78.13%) CCNP
3 23 (71.88%) CCNA
4 8 (25.00%) CCIE
5 4 (12.50%) JNCIA
6 3 (9.38%) JNCIS
7 2 (6.25%) CCDP
7 2 (6.25%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (3.13%) Degree
8 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (9.38%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Kibana
2 3 (9.38%) logstash
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Cisco
2 19 (59.38%) Juniper
3 8 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (12.50%) Brocade
5 3 (9.38%) Foundry
5 3 (9.38%) VMware
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat