The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 98 104 100
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing BGP 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.47% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% 0.72% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
264 277 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.48% 20.95% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 236 226 173
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
South East

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

BGP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

BGP Salary Trend in West Sussex

BGP
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

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

BGP Salary Histogram in West Sussex

BGP
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Horsham - 3 £27,500 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) Telnet
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) IPv4
2 4 (50.00%) CCIE
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Document Management
2 4 (50.00%) SSH
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) MCITP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) Telnet
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) IPv4
2 4 (50.00%) SSH
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
1 4 (50.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Document Management
2 3 (37.50%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCIE
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) MCITP
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) BT
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat