Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 245 261
Rank change year-on-year +33 +16 -25
Permanent jobs citing BGP 17 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.32% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.24% 1.55% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 11
East Midlands median annual salary £58,000 £38,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.63% -1.92% -13.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £31,125 £32,000
90th Percentile £79,250 £49,875 £45,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 760 1035 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.45% 15.76% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 615 779 808
East Midlands median annual salary £37,492 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.02% -3.85% +6.85%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,000 £21,934
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing BGP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in the East Midlands

BGP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for BGP in the East Midlands

BGP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in the East Midlands

BGP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 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
Northamptonshire - 8 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire +1 4 £67,500 +100.00%
Leicestershire +23 3 £58,000 +39.76%
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for BGP.

1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 13 (76.47%) OSPF
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 12 (70.59%) EIGRP
4 11 (64.71%) Wireless
4 11 (64.71%) VPN
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (58.82%) MPLS
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (41.18%) CCNP
7 6 (35.29%) Juniper
8 4 (23.53%) Motorola
8 4 (23.53%) Tcl
8 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
8 4 (23.53%) VRRP
8 4 (23.53%) IPsec
8 4 (23.53%) Service Management
8 4 (23.53%) CCVP
8 4 (23.53%) CCNA
8 4 (23.53%) HP
8 4 (23.53%) CCSP
8 4 (23.53%) SSL
8 4 (23.53%) HTTP
8 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 4 (23.53%) XML
8 4 (23.53%) Unix
8 4 (23.53%) Python
8 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco IOS

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 13 (76.47%) OSPF
3 12 (70.59%) EIGRP
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (64.71%) VPN
4 11 (64.71%) Wireless
5 10 (58.82%) MPLS
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (23.53%) HSRP
6 4 (23.53%) HTTP
6 4 (23.53%) IPsec
6 4 (23.53%) Network Security
6 4 (23.53%) NX-OS
6 4 (23.53%) SSL
6 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (23.53%) VRRP
6 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
7 3 (17.65%) VLAN
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (11.76%) Head of Operations
5 1 (5.88%) Head of Network Operations
5 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (23.53%) Low Latency
1 4 (23.53%) Runbook
1 4 (23.53%) Service Management
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps
2 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
1 4 (23.53%) Python
1 4 (23.53%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNP
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) CCNA
2 4 (23.53%) CCSP
2 4 (23.53%) CCVP
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) Arista
3 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 4 (23.53%) F5
3 4 (23.53%) HP
3 4 (23.53%) Motorola
3 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
3 4 (23.53%) Sourcefire