Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 218 238
Rank change year-on-year +21 +20 +22
Permanent jobs citing BGP 19 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.43% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 2.42% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 11
East Midlands median annual salary £46,250 £52,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.32% +31.88% -1.84%
10th Percentile £23,375 £46,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,125 £76,625 £48,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -2.44%

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 746 745 1,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.85% 14.22% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 531 606 752
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% -1.28%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,875 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £53,750
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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 2018. 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 -11 12 £39,500 -31.90% 1
Nottinghamshire +28 6 £53,750 -20.37% 1
Northamptonshire -19 1 £47,500 -
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 17 (89.47%) MPLS
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco
3 13 (68.42%) CCNP
4 11 (57.89%) OSPF
4 11 (57.89%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (52.63%) Network Security
5 10 (52.63%) Remedy
5 10 (52.63%) Internet
5 10 (52.63%) L2TP
5 10 (52.63%) RSVP
5 10 (52.63%) CCNA
6 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
7 7 (36.84%) Line Management
7 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 7 (36.84%) Python
7 7 (36.84%) Perl
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
7 7 (36.84%) Project Management
8 6 (31.58%) ITIL
8 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
9 5 (26.32%) Juniper
9 5 (26.32%) Fortinet
10 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
10 4 (21.05%) Broadband
10 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
10 4 (21.05%) HSRP
11 3 (15.79%) xDSL
11 3 (15.79%) Presales

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 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) Google App Engine
1 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) MPLS
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco IOS
2 11 (57.89%) OSPF
2 11 (57.89%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (52.63%) Internet
3 10 (52.63%) L2TP
3 10 (52.63%) Network Security
3 10 (52.63%) RSVP
4 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
5 4 (21.05%) Broadband
5 4 (21.05%) HSRP
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) DWDM
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) IPsec
6 3 (15.79%) PPP
6 3 (15.79%) SNMP
6 3 (15.79%) TACACS
6 3 (15.79%) xDSL
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Core Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Architect
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Network Operations
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Operations
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Network Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Line Management
1 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Presales
4 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Runbook
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Perl
1 7 (36.84%) Python
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (68.42%) CCNP
3 10 (52.63%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (15.79%) JNCIA
5 2 (10.53%) CCDP
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) CCSP
6 1 (5.26%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) RANCID
2 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) Remedy
3 5 (26.32%) Fortinet
3 5 (26.32%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) Meraki
5 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) Google
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) ProCurve
5 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds