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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 58 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.78% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
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
103 104 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.25% 20.27% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 94 78 58
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification