The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 50 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing BGP 8 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.92% 0.18% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.48% 2.04% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 12
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
BGP
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 49 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.66% 8.93% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 93 46 101
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

BGP
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

BGP Salary Trend in Suffolk

BGP
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +13 8 £40,000 -5.88%
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (100.00%) MS Office
1 8 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 8 (100.00%) TACACS
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
1 8 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (100.00%) Cacti
1 8 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 8 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 8 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) IPsec
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 8 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 8 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) WSH
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
1 8 (100.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 8 (100.00%) TACACS
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) IPsec
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
1 8 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) WSH
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 8 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Cacti
1 8 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 8 (100.00%) SolarWinds