Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 25 45
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20 +2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 10 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 3.72% 2.13% 3.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 20.00% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 14
Gatwick median annual salary £45,000 £72,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.93% +34.88% +13.16%
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £72,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -31.03% +45.00% +11.11%

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 Gatwick with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gatwick
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 45 15 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 16.73% 10.64% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 46
Gatwick median annual salary £50,000 £61,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.70% +17.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £23,100 £47,325 £37,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £63,750
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

Job postings citing BGP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gatwick.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Gatwick

BGP
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for BGP in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for BGP.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) VRRP
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
1 10 (100.00%) HSRP
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (90.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
3 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 8 (80.00%) VoIP
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 8 (80.00%) SAN
3 8 (80.00%) NetApp
3 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (80.00%) FCoE
3 8 (80.00%) NAS
3 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 8 (80.00%) IPsec
3 8 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (80.00%) Network Optimisation
3 8 (80.00%) Change Control
3 8 (80.00%) iSCSI
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (80.00%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (80.00%) Multicast

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) HSRP
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) VRRP
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (80.00%) FCoE
3 8 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (80.00%) IPsec
3 8 (80.00%) iSCSI
3 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 8 (80.00%) Multicast
3 8 (80.00%) NAS
3 8 (80.00%) SAN
3 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (80.00%) VoIP
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (80.00%) Change Control
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (80.00%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (80.00%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CWDP
2 1 (10.00%) CWNE
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) NetApp
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Aruba
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper