The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 104 99 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.090% 0.18% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 0.88% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 20
Average salary £42,500 £50,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.84% +18.82%
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.44%
BGP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
241 228 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.75% 20.27% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 222 196 228
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 27 February 2015. 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
Burgess Hill - 1 £42,500 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cacti
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) VPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Cacti
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix