Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 204 216 243
Rank change year-on-year +12 +27 +2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 14 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.40% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.05% 3.14% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 9
East Midlands median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +8.43% -12.63%
10th Percentile £25,500 £39,750 £34,000
90th Percentile £57,625 £68,750 £51,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 683 668 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.08% 12.66% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 459 559 642
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,950 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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
Leicestershire -25 8 £48,000 +6.67% 1
Nottinghamshire +32 5 £52,500 -22.22%
Northamptonshire -7 1 - - 3
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for BGP.

1 13 (92.86%) MPLS
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) CCNP
4 9 (64.29%) CCNA
5 8 (57.14%) OSPF
5 8 (57.14%) Remedy
5 8 (57.14%) L2TP
5 8 (57.14%) RSVP
5 8 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (57.14%) Network Security
6 6 (42.86%) Internet
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 5 (35.71%) Perl
7 5 (35.71%) SQL
7 5 (35.71%) Linux
7 5 (35.71%) Python
7 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
7 5 (35.71%) Project Management
7 5 (35.71%) Line Management
8 4 (28.57%) IPsec
8 4 (28.57%) Fortinet
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (28.57%) Juniper
8 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 3 (21.43%) DNS
9 3 (21.43%) PPP
9 3 (21.43%) SNMP

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 13 (92.86%) MPLS
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (57.14%) L2TP
2 8 (57.14%) Network Security
2 8 (57.14%) OSPF
2 8 (57.14%) RSVP
2 8 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (42.86%) Internet
4 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
5 4 (28.57%) IPsec
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) DWDM
6 3 (21.43%) HSRP
6 3 (21.43%) PPP
6 3 (21.43%) SNMP
6 3 (21.43%) TACACS
6 3 (21.43%) xDSL
7 2 (14.29%) Broadband
8 1 (7.14%) LAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Core Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Architect
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Line Management
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Multichannel Retail
5 1 (7.14%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Perl
1 5 (35.71%) Python
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCNP
3 9 (64.29%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (21.43%) JNCIA
6 2 (14.29%) CCDP
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) HND
7 1 (7.14%) TOGAF Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) RANCID
2 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Remedy
3 4 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) Meraki