Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 193 160
Rank change year-on-year +61 -33 -11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 56 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.76% 0.46% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.02% 2.25% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 25
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,750 £35,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £58,750 £55,250
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +27.78% -10.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 698 843 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.88% 20.32% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 472 683 547
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,050 £26,750 £25,300
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Cambridgeshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for BGP in Cambridgeshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for BGP in Cambridgeshire

BGP
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough 0 38 £30,000 +13.21% 2
Cambridge +49 17 £37,500 -16.67% 1
BGP
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 52 (92.86%) TCP/IP
2 49 (87.50%) Firewall
3 44 (78.57%) WAN
4 41 (73.21%) Cisco
5 40 (71.43%) LAN
5 40 (71.43%) OSPF
6 38 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (60.71%) CCNA
7 34 (60.71%) CheckPoint
8 32 (57.14%) VoIP
8 32 (57.14%) Network Security
9 28 (50.00%) Data Centre
9 28 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
10 26 (46.43%) Retail
11 25 (44.64%) Self-Motivation
12 24 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (42.86%) Change Control
12 24 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
12 24 (42.86%) Riverbed
12 24 (42.86%) Network Management
12 24 (42.86%) Nortel
12 24 (42.86%) Nokia
12 24 (42.86%) Avaya
12 24 (42.86%) Ethernet
13 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
13 16 (28.57%) VLAN
14 15 (26.79%) VMware
14 15 (26.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 15 (26.79%) Active Directory

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (92.86%) TCP/IP
2 49 (87.50%) Firewall
3 44 (78.57%) WAN
4 40 (71.43%) LAN
4 40 (71.43%) OSPF
5 32 (57.14%) Network Security
5 32 (57.14%) VoIP
6 28 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
7 24 (42.86%) Ethernet
7 24 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
8 16 (28.57%) VLAN
9 13 (23.21%) DNS
9 13 (23.21%) VPN
10 10 (17.86%) MRTG
11 8 (14.29%) DMZ
11 8 (14.29%) WLAN
12 5 (8.93%) MPLS
13 4 (7.14%) DSL
13 4 (7.14%) EIGRP
13 4 (7.14%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Hudson
General
1 26 (46.43%) Retail
2 7 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Back Office
3 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Analyst
2 24 (42.86%) Network Analyst
3 18 (32.14%) Network Engineer
4 12 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Security Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 4 (7.14%) IT Technical Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Network Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Security Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Check Point Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Juniper Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) LAN/WAN Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 28 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 25 (44.64%) Self-Motivation
3 24 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) Windows Server
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.14%) Linux
5 2 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) Change Control
1 24 (42.86%) Network Management
1 24 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (26.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (21.43%) CRM
3 12 (21.43%) High Availability
3 12 (21.43%) Project Management
4 9 (16.07%) Build Automation
4 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
4 9 (16.07%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (8.93%) ERP
5 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.14%) DevOps
6 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.14%) IT Strategy
6 4 (7.14%) Network Design
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.14%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.36%) Information Security
8 2 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) SQL
2 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.71%) Python
4 2 (3.57%) PHP
4 2 (3.57%) R
4 2 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (1.79%) C
5 1 (1.79%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (60.71%) CCNA
3 11 (19.64%) CCNP
4 4 (7.14%) CCIE
4 4 (7.14%) CCMSE
4 4 (7.14%) CCSA
4 4 (7.14%) Degree
4 4 (7.14%) JNCIE
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.79%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (3.57%) SAS 70
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Cacti
1 10 (17.86%) Nagios
2 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (73.21%) Cisco
2 34 (60.71%) CheckPoint
3 24 (42.86%) Avaya
3 24 (42.86%) Nokia
3 24 (42.86%) Nortel
3 24 (42.86%) Riverbed
4 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 15 (26.79%) VMware
6 13 (23.21%) Fortinet
7 12 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (21.43%) Veeam
8 11 (19.64%) Juniper
9 7 (12.50%) Meraki
10 4 (7.14%) Cognizant
10 4 (7.14%) SonicWALL
11 3 (5.36%) Sophos
12 1 (1.79%) NetApp