The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 195 211
Rank change year-on-year -15 +16  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 43 77 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.70% 1.04% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.34% 5.25% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 39 59 34
Median salary £52,500 £53,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.86% +12.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £42,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,400 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -4.21% -2.56%  

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 of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 990 1466 1574
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 16.01% 19.71% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 754 1209 1206
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -4.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

BGP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for BGP in the East of England

BGP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in the East of England

BGP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Cambridgeshire +10 15 £50,000 - 2
Essex +25 13 £57,500 +35.29%
Hertfordshire +1 10 £58,500 +30.00%
Bedfordshire -6 5 £65,000 +18.18%
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 of England region with a requirement for BGP.

1 100 (90.09%) Cisco
2 91 (81.98%) Cisco Certification
3 89 (80.18%) OSPF
4 84 (75.68%) CCNP
5 74 (66.67%) Firewall
6 66 (59.46%) WAN
7 64 (57.66%) LAN
8 62 (55.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 55 (49.55%) CheckPoint
10 53 (47.75%) Network Security
11 46 (41.44%) TCP/IP
12 44 (39.64%) Spanning Tree
13 43 (38.74%) Data Centre
14 41 (36.94%) CCSE
15 37 (33.33%) CCSA
15 37 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
16 35 (31.53%) VPN
17 33 (29.73%) Network Management
18 31 (27.93%) MS Visio
19 30 (27.03%) Load Balancing
20 29 (26.13%) CCDP
21 28 (25.23%) MPLS
22 27 (24.32%) EIGRP
22 27 (24.32%) Microsoft
22 27 (24.32%) Juniper
23 23 (20.72%) CCIE
23 23 (20.72%) ITIL
23 23 (20.72%) F5
24 22 (19.82%) DNS
25 21 (18.92%) Wireless

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 31 (27.93%) MS Visio
2 7 (6.31%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 89 (80.18%) OSPF
2 74 (66.67%) Firewall
3 66 (59.46%) WAN
4 64 (57.66%) LAN
5 62 (55.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 53 (47.75%) Network Security
7 46 (41.44%) TCP/IP
8 44 (39.64%) Spanning Tree
9 37 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
10 35 (31.53%) VPN
11 28 (25.23%) MPLS
12 27 (24.32%) EIGRP
13 22 (19.82%) DNS
14 21 (18.92%) Wireless
15 17 (15.32%) Wireshark
16 16 (14.41%) tcpdump
17 15 (13.51%) IPsec
18 13 (11.71%) HSRP
19 12 (10.81%) VoIP
20 11 (9.91%) DWDM
Development Applications
1 5 (4.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (8.11%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.80%) Advertising
3 2 (1.80%) Banking
3 2 (1.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (56.76%) Network Engineer
2 28 (25.23%) Consultant
2 28 (25.23%) Network Consultant
3 27 (24.32%) Network Security Consultant
3 27 (24.32%) Security Consultant
4 22 (19.82%) Network Security Engineer
4 22 (19.82%) Security Engineer
5 17 (15.32%) Cisco Engineer
5 17 (15.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (11.71%) Analyst
6 13 (11.71%) Network Analyst
6 13 (11.71%) Network Specialist
7 10 (9.01%) Network Operations Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Operations Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Network Security Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) Security Analyst
10 7 (6.31%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) Check Point Consultant
11 6 (5.41%) Cisco Network Consultant
11 6 (5.41%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.80%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (38.74%) Data Centre
2 15 (13.51%) Driving Licence
3 14 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.60%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.60%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.31%) Unix
2 5 (4.50%) Linux
3 4 (3.60%) Windows
3 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.73%) Network Management
2 30 (27.03%) Load Balancing
3 23 (20.72%) ITIL
4 20 (18.02%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (9.01%) Presales
6 9 (8.11%) High Availability
7 8 (7.21%) Adaptive Security
7 8 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.41%) Change Management
8 6 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.41%) Migration
9 5 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.50%) Network Design
10 4 (3.60%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.60%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.60%) Line Management
10 4 (3.60%) Low Latency
11 3 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (1.80%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.31%) Bash Shell
1 7 (6.31%) Perl
2 4 (3.60%) SQL
3 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 91 (81.98%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (75.68%) CCNP
3 41 (36.94%) CCSE
4 37 (33.33%) CCSA
5 29 (26.13%) CCDP
6 23 (20.72%) CCIE
7 20 (18.02%) CCNA
8 10 (9.01%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (6.31%) Degree
10 6 (5.41%) JNCIP
11 4 (3.60%) JNCIE
11 4 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.80%) Check Point Certification
13 1 (0.90%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.71%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.60%) XenApp
3 2 (1.80%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (5.41%) HP NNM
3 4 (3.60%) SCCM
4 1 (0.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 100 (90.09%) Cisco
2 55 (49.55%) CheckPoint
3 27 (24.32%) Juniper
3 27 (24.32%) Microsoft
4 23 (20.72%) F5
5 13 (11.71%) HP
6 11 (9.91%) Citrix
7 8 (7.21%) VMware
8 6 (5.41%) Meraki
8 6 (5.41%) Riverbed
8 6 (5.41%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.50%) CA
10 4 (3.60%) Avaya
10 4 (3.60%) Blue Coat
10 4 (3.60%) Brocade
10 4 (3.60%) Imperva
10 4 (3.60%) Infoblox
10 4 (3.60%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (3.60%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.80%) Fortinet
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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