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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 88 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.18% 0.27% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 1.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
201 158 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.74% 14.38% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 158 145 226
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £62,700
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 24 October 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
Crawley -4 2 £47,500 +18.75%
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) Telnet
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) IPv4
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Document Management
2 4 (50.00%) SSH
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
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%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (37.50%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) MCITP
3 3 (37.50%) C

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) IPv4
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) Telnet
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) SSH
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) VRRP
4 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) VPLS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
1 4 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
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
1 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (37.50%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) MCITP
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
1 2 (25.00%) Cacti
1 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) BT
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper