Period
to 10 July 2020

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 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 191 216
Rank change year-on-year +72 +25 +16
Permanent jobs citing BGP 15 11 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.75% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 1.59% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 17
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +32.53% -44.67%
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,500 £31,900
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -

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 314 691 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.71% 16.75% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 262 490 668
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,025 £21,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,650
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +5.56%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing BGP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BGP in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for BGP in the East Midlands

BGP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing BGP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

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 10 July 2020. 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
Derbyshire +27 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Northamptonshire +26 3 £55,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) WAN
3 9 (60.00%) Juniper
3 9 (60.00%) MPLS
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (53.33%) Process Improvement
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (46.67%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (40.00%) CCNP
6 6 (40.00%) LAN
7 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 4 (26.67%) AWS
9 3 (20.00%) OSPF
9 3 (20.00%) Migration
9 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (13.33%) Network Virtualisation
10 2 (13.33%) Commercial Awareness
10 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (13.33%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (13.33%) Project Delivery
10 2 (13.33%) ITIL 4
10 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Azure
2 2 (13.33%) IaaS
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (60.00%) MPLS
2 9 (60.00%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) OSPF
6 2 (13.33%) SAN
6 2 (13.33%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (6.67%) IPv6
7 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
7 1 (6.67%) VPN
7 1 (6.67%) Wireless
7 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IP Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IP Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Product Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Product Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Process Improvement
2 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Commercial Awareness
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL 4
5 2 (13.33%) Kanban
5 2 (13.33%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Project Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) DNA
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) ProxySG
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CME
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Juniper
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Aruba
5 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Tufin
6 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds