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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 117 119
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 13 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.67% 0.53% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.27% 3.03% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 16
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

BGP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 398 330 419
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.48% 17.62% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 322 281 354
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,200 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing BGP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -21 3 £45,000 -14.28%
BGP
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 (70.37%) Cisco
1 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 18 (66.67%) OSPF
3 16 (59.26%) Juniper
4 12 (44.44%) HP
5 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
6 10 (37.04%) DNS
7 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 9 (33.33%) EIGRP
7 9 (33.33%) Meraki
7 9 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
7 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (29.63%) VPN
8 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (25.93%) SolarWinds
10 6 (22.22%) Junos
10 6 (22.22%) SSH
10 6 (22.22%) FTP
10 6 (22.22%) HTTP
10 6 (22.22%) CCIE
11 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
12 4 (14.81%) Network Security
12 4 (14.81%) Veeam
12 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
12 4 (14.81%) JNCIE
12 4 (14.81%) VMware
12 4 (14.81%) WAN
12 4 (14.81%) ITIL

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 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 18 (66.67%) OSPF
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (37.04%) DNS
4 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
5 9 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 9 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (29.63%) VPN
7 6 (22.22%) FTP
7 6 (22.22%) HTTP
7 6 (22.22%) Junos
7 6 (22.22%) SSH
8 4 (14.81%) Network Security
8 4 (14.81%) WAN
9 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (3.70%) DHCP
10 1 (3.70%) LAN
10 1 (3.70%) MPLS
10 1 (3.70%) VoIP
General
1 2 (7.41%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
1 13 (48.15%) Network Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Network Security Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Security Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Firewall Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL
1 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
1 4 (14.81%) Low Latency
2 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.70%) Network Management
2 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 3 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCIE
3 4 (14.81%) JNCIE
4 2 (7.41%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) CCNP
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Nagios
1 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) Juniper
3 12 (44.44%) HP
4 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 9 (33.33%) Meraki
5 7 (25.93%) SolarWinds
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.81%) Veeam
7 4 (14.81%) VMware