Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 163 160
Rank change year-on-year -45 -3 +10
Permanent jobs citing BGP 17 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.40% 0.80% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.34% 4.04% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 21
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -6.54% +47.59%
10th Percentile £39,750 £41,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £69,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +23.81% - +10.53%

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 726 693 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.96% 19.78% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 477 555 583
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.76% +0.76% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

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
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 21 May 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
Cambridge -22 12 £47,500 +6.74%
Huntingdon - 3 £42,000 -
BGP
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (76.47%) Juniper
4 10 (58.82%) Internet
4 10 (58.82%) MPLS
4 10 (58.82%) CCNP
4 10 (58.82%) Network Security
5 8 (47.06%) Business Development
5 8 (47.06%) Change Control
5 8 (47.06%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (47.06%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) MS Visio
5 8 (47.06%) SMTP
5 8 (47.06%) DNS
5 8 (47.06%) JNCIP
6 7 (41.18%) VLAN
6 7 (41.18%) OSPF
6 7 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (35.29%) Firewall
8 5 (29.41%) SLA
8 5 (29.41%) CCNA
8 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
8 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (29.41%) Fintech
8 5 (29.41%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (29.41%) WorldPay
8 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
9 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA

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 8 (47.06%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Internet
1 10 (58.82%) MPLS
1 10 (58.82%) Network Security
2 8 (47.06%) DNS
2 8 (47.06%) SMTP
3 7 (41.18%) OSPF
3 7 (41.18%) VLAN
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (35.29%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
5 5 (29.41%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
7 2 (11.76%) DMVPN
7 2 (11.76%) HSRP
7 2 (11.76%) LAN
7 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.76%) VPN
7 2 (11.76%) VRRP
7 2 (11.76%) WAN
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Fintech
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Development
1 8 (47.06%) Change Control
1 8 (47.06%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) CCNP
3 8 (47.06%) JNCIP
4 5 (29.41%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Juniper
3 5 (29.41%) WorldPay
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Capita