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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 186 239
Rank change year-on-year -3 +53  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 66 68 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.07% 1.00% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 6.00% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 59 62 44
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.77% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,000 £59,000
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 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 1089 1134 1673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.58% 16.66% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 907 943 1248
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,007
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 June 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 23 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
Hertfordshire +6 40 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Cambridgeshire -11 13 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Bedfordshire +11 10 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Essex -5 3 - -
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 of England region with a requirement for BGP.

1 94 (85.45%) Cisco
2 88 (80.00%) OSPF
3 73 (66.36%) Firewall
4 59 (53.64%) Cisco Certification
5 57 (51.82%) CheckPoint
6 52 (47.27%) Data Centre
7 51 (46.36%) WAN
8 48 (43.64%) LAN
9 47 (42.73%) VPN
10 43 (39.09%) CCNP
10 43 (39.09%) Cisco ASA
10 43 (39.09%) Cisco Nexus
11 41 (37.27%) EIGRP
12 40 (36.36%) Network Security
13 39 (35.45%) MPLS
14 32 (29.09%) Citrix
14 32 (29.09%) HTTP
15 31 (28.18%) F5
16 30 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
17 29 (26.36%) NetScaler
17 29 (26.36%) Cisco IOS
17 29 (26.36%) DNS
17 29 (26.36%) TCP/IP
17 29 (26.36%) E-Commerce
18 28 (25.45%) Juniper
19 26 (23.64%) Palo Alto
20 23 (20.91%) Fortinet
20 23 (20.91%) CCIE
20 23 (20.91%) VMware
21 22 (20.00%) IPsec

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.45%) CMS
2 3 (2.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Akamai
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (80.00%) OSPF
2 73 (66.36%) Firewall
3 51 (46.36%) WAN
4 48 (43.64%) LAN
5 47 (42.73%) VPN
6 43 (39.09%) Cisco ASA
6 43 (39.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 41 (37.27%) EIGRP
8 40 (36.36%) Network Security
9 39 (35.45%) MPLS
10 32 (29.09%) HTTP
11 30 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
12 29 (26.36%) Cisco IOS
12 29 (26.36%) DNS
12 29 (26.36%) NetScaler
12 29 (26.36%) TCP/IP
13 22 (20.00%) IPsec
14 19 (17.27%) tcpdump
14 19 (17.27%) Wireshark
15 16 (14.55%) IGRP
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (8.18%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.45%) Back Office
3 6 (5.45%) Military
4 3 (2.73%) Banking
5 2 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (49.09%) Network Engineer
2 22 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (16.36%) Analyst
3 18 (16.36%) Network Analyst
4 16 (14.55%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (14.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (10.91%) Network Security Analyst
5 12 (10.91%) Security Analyst
5 12 (10.91%) Security Engineer
6 11 (10.00%) Consultant
6 11 (10.00%) Network Consultant
7 10 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
7 10 (9.09%) Security Consultant
7 10 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
8 8 (7.27%) Cisco Analyst
8 8 (7.27%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 7 (6.36%) Cisco Consultant
9 7 (6.36%) Cisco Support
9 7 (6.36%) Network Support Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.18%) HTML
2 15 (13.64%) XML
3 6 (5.45%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 52 (47.27%) Data Centre
2 20 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 7 (6.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.64%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.64%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.64%) Linux
1 4 (3.64%) Windows
1 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.36%) E-Commerce
2 16 (14.55%) Load Balancing
3 13 (11.82%) Network Management
4 12 (10.91%) Network Design
5 11 (10.00%) ITIL
6 9 (8.18%) Presales
7 7 (6.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (6.36%) Migration
8 6 (5.45%) Analytics
8 6 (5.45%) Data Encryption
8 6 (5.45%) Data Security
8 6 (5.45%) Document Management
8 6 (5.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 6 (5.45%) Network Optimisation
8 6 (5.45%) SIEM
8 6 (5.45%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 5 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.64%) Line Management
10 4 (3.64%) Low Latency
10 4 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.64%) SQL
2 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.73%) Perl
3 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (53.64%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (39.09%) CCNP
3 23 (20.91%) CCIE
4 20 (18.18%) CCSE
5 19 (17.27%) CCNA
6 13 (11.82%) CCSA
7 12 (10.91%) CCDP
7 12 (10.91%) Degree
8 8 (7.27%) Check Point Certification
9 4 (3.64%) JNCIE
9 4 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.91%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.91%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) SCCM
2 1 (0.91%) Nagios
2 1 (0.91%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 94 (85.45%) Cisco
2 57 (51.82%) CheckPoint
3 32 (29.09%) Citrix
4 31 (28.18%) F5
5 28 (25.45%) Juniper
6 26 (23.64%) Palo Alto
7 23 (20.91%) Fortinet
7 23 (20.91%) VMware
8 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
9 15 (13.64%) Arista
10 13 (11.82%) Meraki
11 12 (10.91%) HP
12 11 (10.00%) Blue Coat
12 11 (10.00%) SolarWinds
13 10 (9.09%) Riverbed
14 6 (5.45%) Xerox
15 5 (4.55%) Brocade
16 4 (3.64%) Infoblox
16 4 (3.64%) Nimble Storage
16 4 (3.64%) Veeam
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 7k car allowance, excellent benefi
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum £25,000-£26,000 Basic plus 25% Shift
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago