Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 161 149
Rank change year-on-year -24 -12 +35
Permanent jobs citing BGP 20 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.48% 0.55% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.39% 2.88% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 43
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,250 £56,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 837 659 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.89% 18.94% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 679 544 569
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,825 £28,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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
Cambridge -43 11 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Peterborough -8 6 £26,500 -37.65%
BGP
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) OSPF
3 13 (65.00%) WAN
3 13 (65.00%) Firewall
4 12 (60.00%) LAN
4 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (45.00%) CCNA
7 7 (35.00%) Juniper
7 7 (35.00%) CCNP
7 7 (35.00%) EIGRP
8 6 (30.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 5 (25.00%) VLAN
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
9 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 4 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
10 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (20.00%) Line Management
10 4 (20.00%) Network Management
10 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
10 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (20.00%) PKI
10 4 (20.00%) Cryptography
10 4 (20.00%) Electronics
10 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 4 (20.00%) VMware
10 4 (20.00%) Nokia

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) IaaS
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
1 3 (15.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) OSPF
2 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) WAN
3 12 (60.00%) LAN
4 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (35.00%) EIGRP
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (25.00%) VLAN
7 4 (20.00%) RIP
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
8 3 (15.00%) HTTP
8 3 (15.00%) Junos
8 3 (15.00%) Network Security
8 3 (15.00%) Wireless
9 2 (10.00%) SSL
9 2 (10.00%) VPN
9 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (20.00%) Electronics
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Network Support
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Provisioning Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) PKI
3 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (15.00%) Fintech
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (20.00%) Line Management
1 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (20.00%) Network Management
1 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Fault Management
4 1 (5.00%) Proactive Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNA
3 7 (35.00%) CCNP
4 4 (20.00%) HNC
5 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) Nokia
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) WorldPay
5 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) Sophos
6 1 (5.00%) Virgin Media