Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 177 132
Rank change year-on-year +60 -45 +4
Permanent jobs citing BGP 19 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.95% 0.38% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.40% 2.02% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 21
Cambridge median annual salary £44,400 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% +5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £31,700 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £56,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.15% -2.94% -15.00%

BGP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 352 595 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 17.55% 18.72% 21.61%
Number of salaries quoted 250 498 426
Cambridge median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,344
% change year-on-year -5.26% +4.75% +0.76%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing BGP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Cambridge

BGP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for BGP in Cambridge

BGP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Cambridge over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for BGP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for BGP.

1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) VMware
3 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
4 14 (73.68%) VPN
4 14 (73.68%) Firewall
4 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
4 14 (73.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (68.42%) Veeam
5 13 (68.42%) High Availability
5 13 (68.42%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (68.42%) Project Management
5 13 (68.42%) SQL
5 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
5 13 (68.42%) CRM
5 13 (68.42%) LAN
5 13 (68.42%) WAN
6 8 (42.11%) DNS
6 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
7 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
7 7 (36.84%) VLAN
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (36.84%) DMZ
7 7 (36.84%) ERP
8 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
8 6 (31.58%) Python
8 6 (31.58%) SonicWALL
8 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
8 6 (31.58%) Back Office

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 14 (73.68%) Firewall
2 14 (73.68%) VPN
3 13 (68.42%) LAN
3 13 (68.42%) WAN
4 8 (42.11%) DNS
5 7 (36.84%) DMZ
5 7 (36.84%) VLAN
6 2 (10.53%) Network Security
6 2 (10.53%) OSPF
7 1 (5.26%) DHCP
7 1 (5.26%) MPLS
7 1 (5.26%) OpenFlow
7 1 (5.26%) Quagga
7 1 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Hudson
General
1 6 (31.58%) Back Office
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) IT Manager
2 6 (31.58%) IT Technical Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (68.42%) CRM
2 13 (68.42%) High Availability
2 13 (68.42%) Project Management
3 7 (36.84%) ERP
3 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
4 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 6 (31.58%) IT Strategy
4 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 6 (31.58%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Security Hardening
5 2 (10.53%) Security Operations
5 2 (10.53%) SIEM
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Threat Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
3 6 (31.58%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) R
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) VMware
3 13 (68.42%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (68.42%) Veeam
4 6 (31.58%) SonicWALL
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
5 3 (15.79%) Sophos
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp