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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 76 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.58% - 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% - 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
185 211 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.64% 23.24% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 160 203 165
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
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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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in Southampton

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) OSPF
2 19 (95.00%) IPsec
2 19 (95.00%) VLAN
2 19 (95.00%) MPLS
3 18 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (90.00%) Cisco IOS
4 17 (85.00%) CCNP
4 17 (85.00%) CCNA
5 16 (80.00%) VPN
5 16 (80.00%) L2TP
5 16 (80.00%) Windows
5 16 (80.00%) Linux
5 16 (80.00%) VoIP
5 16 (80.00%) PPP
6 14 (70.00%) Juniper
7 13 (65.00%) RTP
7 13 (65.00%) Statistics
7 13 (65.00%) Junos
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) Wireless
9 4 (20.00%) WAN
9 4 (20.00%) LAN
10 3 (15.00%) ITIL
10 3 (15.00%) WLAN
10 3 (15.00%) LDAP
10 3 (15.00%) ATM
10 3 (15.00%) ISDN
10 3 (15.00%) DHCP
10 3 (15.00%) Ethernet

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 20 (100.00%) OSPF
2 19 (95.00%) IPsec
2 19 (95.00%) VLAN
2 19 (95.00%) MPLS
3 18 (90.00%) Cisco IOS
4 16 (80.00%) VPN
4 16 (80.00%) L2TP
4 16 (80.00%) VoIP
4 16 (80.00%) PPP
5 13 (65.00%) RTP
5 13 (65.00%) Junos
6 4 (20.00%) Wireless
6 4 (20.00%) WAN
6 4 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (15.00%) WLAN
7 3 (15.00%) LDAP
7 3 (15.00%) ATM
7 3 (15.00%) ISDN
7 3 (15.00%) DHCP
7 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Statistics
2 3 (15.00%) PKI
2 3 (15.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
1 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (10.00%) Time Management
2 2 (10.00%) Budget Control
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (85.00%) CCNP
2 17 (85.00%) CCNA
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft