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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 177 174
Rank change year-on-year +24 -3  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.24% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 1.59% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 11
Median salary £75,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +130.76% -27.77%  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 391 503 463
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 14.68% 15.19% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 320 427 379
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -12.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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
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 3 months to 28 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
Leicestershire +6 2 £75,000 -
Nottinghamshire 0 1 - -
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for BGP.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) IPsec
4 3 (42.86%) L2TP
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
4 3 (42.86%) Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) F5
5 2 (28.57%) HSRP
5 2 (28.57%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 2 (28.57%) VRRP
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) 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 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
3 3 (42.86%) IPsec
3 3 (42.86%) L2TP
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) HSRP
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) VRRP
5 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (14.29%) IOS XR
5 1 (14.29%) Multicast
5 1 (14.29%) NX-OS
5 1 (14.29%) WAAS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Head of Networks
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Core Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE Service Provider
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Arista
3 1 (14.29%) Aruba
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 1 (14.29%) Reuters
3 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire