Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 175 162
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 25 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.65% 0.66% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.36% 3.10% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 23
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -14.29% +35.48%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,750 £35,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +35.00% +11.11% -7.22%

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 743 807 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.28% 21.39% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 447 644 569
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,075 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £61,250 £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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -14 20 £33,000 -6.38% 4
Cambridge +11 5 £44,400 +0.91% 1
BGP
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 23 (92.00%) Cisco
2 22 (88.00%) TCP/IP
2 22 (88.00%) OSPF
3 20 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 20 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (80.00%) CCNA
3 20 (80.00%) WAN
3 20 (80.00%) Firewall
4 19 (76.00%) Network Security
5 17 (68.00%) LAN
5 17 (68.00%) VoIP
6 14 (56.00%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (56.00%) Retail
6 14 (56.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 14 (56.00%) Riverbed
6 14 (56.00%) Network Management
6 14 (56.00%) Ethernet
6 14 (56.00%) Nortel
6 14 (56.00%) Nokia
6 14 (56.00%) Avaya
6 14 (56.00%) Change Control
6 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (56.00%) Data Centre
6 14 (56.00%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (56.00%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
8 6 (24.00%) MRTG
8 6 (24.00%) Cacti
8 6 (24.00%) Juniper
8 6 (24.00%) Nagios

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) OSPF
1 22 (88.00%) TCP/IP
2 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 20 (80.00%) WAN
3 19 (76.00%) Network Security
4 17 (68.00%) LAN
4 17 (68.00%) VoIP
5 14 (56.00%) Ethernet
5 14 (56.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (56.00%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (24.00%) MRTG
6 6 (24.00%) WLAN
7 3 (12.00%) DSL
7 3 (12.00%) Internet
7 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (12.00%) MPLS
7 3 (12.00%) RTP
7 3 (12.00%) VLAN
7 3 (12.00%) Wireless
7 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
General
1 14 (56.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Analyst
2 14 (56.00%) Network Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Check Point Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) LAN/WAN Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (56.00%) Data Centre
1 14 (56.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (8.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Change Control
1 14 (56.00%) Network Management
1 14 (56.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (20.00%) Build Automation
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Information Security
4 2 (8.00%) Security Hardening
4 2 (8.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (8.00%) SIEM
4 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.00%) Threat Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (8.00%) PHP
2 2 (8.00%) R
2 2 (8.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) CCNA
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCNP
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Cacti
1 6 (24.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Cisco
2 20 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (56.00%) Avaya
3 14 (56.00%) Nokia
3 14 (56.00%) Nortel
3 14 (56.00%) Riverbed
4 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
5 6 (24.00%) Juniper
6 5 (20.00%) Meraki
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.00%) Sophos
7 3 (12.00%) VMware
8 1 (4.00%) NetApp